StarTech 3.5 Trayless SATA Backplane


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StarTech 3.5 Trayless SATA Backplane

  • StarTech Trayless Hot-Swap Mobile Rack 3.5-Inch
  • 2 x Keys
  • Screw Kit
  • Drive Activity LED and 2-Pin Wire
  • Instruction Manual
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty

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StarTech 3.5 Trayless SATA Backplane

The StarTech Trayless Hot-Swap Mobile Rack allows you to install a 3.5-inch SATA drive in an available and unused 5.25-inch drive bay. To remove the drive, it's as simple as opening the front panel door; to re-insert a drive, you can simply insert the drive (connector first) until the door closes.

Ergonomic Design

The hot-swap bay offers a trayless design that makes it an ideal solution for quick and easy drive removals and insertions as part of a system building process, or integration into rackmount systems or industrial environments. It is designed to provide a durable and reliable operating experience

High-Speed Transfer

To maximize performance and utilize the full speed potential of your SATA III hard drives, this HDD Backplane supports SATA III for transfer speeds up to 6 Gbps when paired with a compatible controller. It is an ideal addition for operating system image deployment and any task that requires being able to quickly access large volumes of data.


The hot-swap bay provides everything you need to expedite important projects while maintaining a reliable storage solution. With support for SATA HDD speeds up to 6.0 Gbps. The mobile rack/backplane is fully compatible with RAID installations to ensure maximum performance and versatility for enhanced storage applications.



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