The DriveLink Combo USB 3.0 is a USB 3.0-enabled adapter, allowing both
SATA and IDE devices to be conveniently and easily connected via a
fast USB 3.0 interface to a computer or laptop. The adapter is ideal for
hard drives, SSDs and optical drives in sizes 2.5", 3.5" and 5.25"
which have an external SATA or IDE interface. Since the cable adapter is
connected directly with the corresponding SATA hard drives or drive,
annoying wiring is not a factor. A power adapter is included with the
DriveLink Combo USB 3.0, providing a stable power supply to the connected
To ensure that there is no accidental overwriting of important data, the
DriveLink Combo USB 3.0 offers a write-protection function for the SATA
and IDE interfaces. This function can be activated or disabled via a selector
switch. An on/off switch and LED indicators
are also located on the top of the device. In addition to the power adapter mentioned above, accessories also include a 100 cm long
USB 3.0 cable to connect IDE devices, and a short instruction
manual for quick startup.