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Silicon Power 64GB eSATA / USB Portable SSD - The Silicon Power eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

DVNation sent over a great piece of kit. We look at the Silicon Power eSATA/USB SSD which provides more flexibility and speed than usual USB drives.

| Enclosures/Externals in Storage | Posted: Jun 12, 2009 7:35 am
TweakTown Rating: 89%Manufacturer: Silicon Power

The Silicon Power eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive]

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

As previously stated, the outside of the drive looks like any other portable flash drive.

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

With the cap removed we start to see that the Silicon Power eSATA/USB portable SSD is special. Here we see the eSATA connector.

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

On the other side is where the USB port is located; you will need this to power your drive when using eSATA. To connect the drive to a USB port for data you will need to use the included cable.

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

Here we see the eSATA connector.

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

It is difficult to see without getting up close, but the drive is painted with a metallic flake paint that looks really good when the light hits it just right.

 

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