Vantec NexStar DX External 5.25
Vantec NexStar DX External 5.25


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VideoGuys Part # (SKU): NST-530SU

System Requirements:

  • Intel Pentium II 266 MHz Compatible or Mac G3 Processor & Greater

  • Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista or Mac OS 9.x & Greater

  • USB-Equipped System with available USB port

  • eSATA-Equipped System with available eSATA port

  • For USB 2.0 Speeds, the System Must Support USB 2.0 Specifications

  • For SATA Speeds, the System Must Support SATA Specifications

  • CD-Rom Drive(If Drivers Are Needed)
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With the Vantec NexStar DX External 5.25" Enclosure, you can easily add any 5.25" optical drive to your existing system. The NexStar DX connects to your computer through USB 2.0 & eSATA, offering speeds up to 1.5Gbps and even supports Blu-Ray drives! The NexStar DX is perfect for anyone looking to add any 5.25" device, such as a DVD burner, to any notebook or desktop computer. Because you don't have to open your computer, you will not have to worry about voiding your existing warranty or dealing with messy wires. The integrated fan and aluminum case keeps your device cool and operating at optimum conditions. The NexStar DX External 5.25" Enclosure is the smart way to upgrade any computer.


  • Easily Add a 5.25? SATA Device to Any System with eSATA or USB
  • Transfer Rates Up to 480Mbps with USB 2.0
  • Transfer Rates Up to 1.5Gbps with eSATA
  • Compatible with Blu-Ray Drive
  • Hot-Swappable: Plug & Play Without Rebooting
  • Integrated Cooling Fan
  • Easy Installation Without Opening Your Computer
  • Aluminum Casing


  • Enclosure Type: 5.25"


  • Internal Drive Interface: SATA

  • Enclosure Interface: USB 2.0 & eSATA

  • Enclosure Material: Aluminum

  • Dimensions: 252 x 172 x 49mm

Package Contents:

  • 5.25? NexStar DX Enclosure

  • Driver Disc

  • User Manual

  • USB Cable

  • eSATA Cable

  • SATA to eSATA Bracket

  • Power Adapter

  • Installation Screws

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