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Thermaltake introduces external HDD docking station

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Features:

Patented Design
RoHS Compliance
Supports All 2.5” & 3.5” SATA HDDs up to 1TB !
4-Port USB 2.0 Hub
Hot-Swap Capability for Rapid Multi HDDs Access & Exchange
Supports USB 2.0 Transfer Speed up to 480Mbps
Windows & Mac OS Compatible
Compact Docking Station Design maximizes Heat Dissipation & Exhaust
Windows Vista Ready (marketing scheme)

Specs:

Model - N0029USU
Interface - SATA to USB 2.0
Transfer Rate - Up to 480 Mbps (Max)
USB 2.0 Hub - 4 Ports
SATA Compatible - SATA I & II
HDD Compatible - All 2.5” or 3.5” SATA HDD up to 1TB
OS Compatible - Windows Vista / XP / 2003 / 2000 / NT / 98 / 95 Mac 10.3 and later
RoHS Compliance Yes
Material ABS Plastic
Power - 12 V / 2 A
Dimension: (L x W x H) - 5.12” x 3.55” x 2.56” / 130 x 90 x 65 mm

http://thermaltakeusa.com/product/Storage/hdd_station/blacx_se/blacx_se.asp
http://thermaltakeusa.com/product/Storage/hdd_station/blacx/blacx.asp

Hmph. Interesting. Use an internal as an external via this docking station. Quite nice.
 
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That's cool for things like moving loads of information. Also, it's basically the only thing I've yet to seen that takes advantage of SATA's hot swappable capabilities, well the only thing that uses traditional internal drives.