The market has been flooded with a lot of 2.5-inch drives. There are so many different enclosures being released to fit all of our 2.5-inch drive needs for those older cases without the 2.5-inch hard drive mounting brackets for the more current solid state drives (SSD’s). The Icy Dock MB991IK-B offers a lot of features jammed packed into this little 3.5” front bay enclosure. So let’s put the Icy Dock MB991IK-B to the test and see how it handles all of our benchmarks.
|Host Interface||7 pin SATA x 2|
|Drive Fit||2.5″ SAS or SATA I /II HDD / SSD x 1|
|Device Bay||3.25″ Bay x 1|
|Transfer Rate||Up to 300 MB/sec|
|Insert & Extract connection Via||15 pin direct hard drive connection|
|Drive Cooling||Metal heat dispersion|
|LED Indication||Device Power & Drive Activity|
|LED Display Color||Green : Device Power ; Amber : Drive Activity|
|Dimension (L x W x H)||5.32″ x 4.00″ x 1.01″|
* For 2.5″ SATA I / II and SAS HDD/SSD
* Accommodates Drives with up to 15mm Height
* Fits 3.5″ Device Bay
* Status LED on Front
* Full Metal EZ Slide Mini Tray System with full cage design
* Small form factor perfect for IPC and mobile DVR systems.
* Front, Rear, Top, and Bottom Ventilation Slots
* Heavy Duty Full Metal Construction
* Support SATA 6Gbps
* Top cover for the tray adds extra drive protection
The Icy Dock comes in a very nice glossy finished retail box. You’ll see a full color picture of the product on the front of the box along with some of the basic information. There is more detailed information on the back of the box describing the Icy Dock and what HDD’s and SSD’s it will support.
Upon removing the Icy Dock from the bubble wrap you will see that there is an instruction manual in the enclosure along with a bag containing the keys and mounting screws for the product.