ICY BOX IB-234U3 – Elegant and very stable USB 3.0 enclosure for 2.5″ SATA Hard disks
Silver stripes on the desk
The first thing to attract the eye on the external enclosure IB-234U3 is its beautiful surface. Naturally noble aluminum is used to ensure toughness, along ways with the candied optic. Inside the brushed metal is enough space in order to install a 2.5" SATA Hard disk up to 9.5 mm high.
The connection is established via a fast USB 3.0 port which is of course downwards compatible with the previous versions. A lightning speed of up to 5Gbit per second can be achieved while using USB 3.0. This is sufficient for huge amounts such as video collection. The ICY BOX needs no special driver and is delivered ready for usage thanks to the fact that it supports Plug & Play as well as HotSwap. A small LED displays information regarding the status of the IB-234U3.
- Plain elegance – This simple, noble-looking enclosure is made of finely brushed aluminum and hard black plastic. Thanks to the aluminum outter surface, this enclosure dissipates the heat from inside and provides an espeically silent working environment.
- Save yourself the searching – Screws are nowhere here. Thanks to the toolless mounting the effeciency hits the roof. The time saved here could be used elsewhere. For example, when assisted by HotSwap and Plug & Play, changing of an HDD is as easy as a children game.
- And even faster! – Since USB 3.0 provides transfer rates of up to 6 GBit/s the LED indicator provides information concerning power and HDD activity (read/write).