This converter enables you to connect different SATA devices with 22pin interface to a USB 3.0 port. The included power supply provides power for the connected SATA device.
USB 3.0 specification
For SATA devices with 22-pin interface
For SATA I/II hard drives, SATA DVD+-RW, SATA SSD etc.
Data transfer rate up to 5 Gbps
Downwards compatible to USB 2.0, whereas a higher data
transfer rate of 5Gbps can not be reached
Linux ex Kernel 2.6.31
PC or Notebook with a free USB Port