Supports both PATA and SATA Notebook & Desktop Drives!
DriveWire is the ideal solution for transferring the data from a desktop
or notebook PC to a new hard drive in a few easy steps. It makes what can
otherwise be a daunting and tricky process, painless and easy.
DriveWire is bundled with Apricorn's "Upgrade Suite" which features the award
winning "EZ Gig II" cloning software for Windows and "Shirt Pocket's SuperDuper!"
for Mac. When used together, DriveWire makes it easy to transfer your OS,
data, applications, documents, address books, e-mail, settings and preferences
- from the old drive to a new drive, in few easy steps.
Start by attaching the new 2.5" or 3.5" hard drive to the appropriate connector
on DriveWire's cable head. Then connect the AC power adapter and the USB cable.
Now, boot up your computer using the "Upgrade Suite" bootable CD and make
and exact clone of the old drive onto a new drive. After the transfer is completed,
install the new hard drive into the desktop or notebook, and the computer
will boot up just like normal.
DriveWire includes: Apricorn's Upgrade Suite with EZ Gig II Cloning & Upgrade
software for Windows and Shirt Pocket's SuperDuper! for Mac, a hybrid adapter
that connects to any 2.5" , 3.5" IDE/PATA or SATA Hard Drive, USB 2.0 cable
(USB 1.1 compatible) and high quality UL Listed power adapter.
This unique adapter provides a SATA connector for the new style drives as
well as 44 pin connector for a 2.5" Notebook IDE/PATA Hard Drive and 40 pin
connector for a standard 3.5" IDE/PATA Hard Drive, allowing you to connect
a hard drive to any desktop or notebook computer with a USB 2.0 port. This
is the perfect solution for anyone needing immediate or temporary access to
a Hard Drive.
You won't need to buy a different enclosure for every Hard Drive or worry
about whether or not you have enough power through your USB ports run the
device. Because DriveWire is guaranteed to safely provide all the power you
need and it is compatible with all of today's 2.5, 3.5 IDE/PATA or SATA Hard
Drives. When you combine DriveWire with Apricorn's Upgrade Suite you will
have the perfect solution to upgrade the hard drive on all of today's most
popular desktop and notebook computers.
- Portable design -- No Enlosure - Just connect adapter directly to hard drive
- Compatibility -- Hybrid adapter that connects to any 2.5" , 3.5" IDE/PATA
or SATA Hard Drive
- Plug-n-Play -- Drivers not required for Windows XP & 2000 or Mac OS
- 1 year limited warranty
Supported Hard Drives:
Hybrid adapter that connects to any 2.5" , 3.5" IDE/PATA or SATA Hard Drive.
- Pentium II CP, 128MBs RAM, USB, CD-ROM or CD-R/RW drive
- Apple G3 or later, 64MBs RAM, USB, CD-ROM or CD-R/RW drive
- Windows XP, Windows Vista , Windows 7
- Mac OS 9.2 or later & Mac OS X 10.2 or later
- USB cable
- AC Adapter
- Quick Start Guide
- Windows: EZ Gig II Backup & Disaster Recovery Software
- Macintosh : ShirtPocket SuperDuper!