VANTEC NexStar NST-266S3-BK 2.5″ SATA III – USB3.0


VANTEC NexStar NST-266S3-BK 2.5″SATA III to USB3.0 External HDD Black Enclosure Retail

The NST-266S3 enclosure is one enclosure that will stand tall in performance. It is design to be very fast when linked to your SSD or HDD using the latest UASP protocol for Windows 8 to shuttle data around in high speed. This NexStar follow the tradition of using the latest Aluminum Casing designs to protect the SSD or Hard Drive and effectively draws the heat away from the drive. Couple it with USB 3.0 technology to give you an establish interface that is widely available with unsurpassed performance. The light weight and small form factor goes very well everywhere you go. This NST-266S3 enclosure offers good design, speed and portability.

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  • 2.5″ SATA I/ II/ III specification max 6Gbps
  • Adopt UASP to enhance maximum performance of SSD for Windows 8
  • Compact, slim, rigid Aluminum case, and portable
  • No drivers needed (NDN) for Windows OS and OS X
  • LED activity indicator

Model:   NST-266S3-BK


Device Support:   SATA I/II/III Hard Drives/SSD
Device Size:   2.5″ (7mm to 9.5mm thick SSD/HDD)
Internal Interface:   Standard SATA
External Interface:   USB 3.0( Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 & 1.1 )
HD Capacity:   Up to 2 TB  **
Material:   Aluminum/Plastic
Dimension:   120 x 77 x 15.5 mm
USB Cable Length:    432 mm (17 inches)


System Requirements:

Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 (32/64 bit)
Mac OS X v10.6 and Up
USB 3.0, 2.0 or 1.1 Equipped System
For USB 3.0 Speeds, System Must Support USB 3.0 Specifications


What’s included:  2.5″ NexStar 6G, Installation Guide, USB 3.0 Cable, Installation Screws

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 5 × 5 × 5 in