Satechi, a mobile accessories manufacturer, announces the availability of the USB 3.0 Aluminum External Hard Disk Enclosure and Multifunction Card Reader. The two new peripherals feature a sleek, clean aesthetic complimenting Apple computers and laptops perfectly in both form and function. Satechi's user friendly, USB powered Aluminum External Hard Disk Enclosure for 9.5 mm and 12.5 mm 2.5" SATA HDD/SSDs converts the user's hard disk drive or solid state drive into a protected external drive ideal for protecting valuable data. The lightweight yet sturdy enclosure has USB 3.0 and eSATA interfaces which allow for fast data transfer and is also backward compatible allowing it to work with older products or technology. The External Hard Disk Enclosure also allows for fast and easy installation and disk swapping. The plug and play Aluminum Multifunction Card Reader supports SD, XD, MS, TF, M2 and CF formats making it the ideal all-purpose card reading device to access all of the user's stored media. The card reader is compatible with USB 2.0 and 3.0. The Satechi USB 3.0 Aluminum External Hard Disk Enclosure and Multifunction Card Reader are available for an introductory price of $39.99 and $29.99 respectively at Satechi.net and Amazon.com.