Smaller 2.5-inch hard drives have become very popular because of the introduction of solid state drives a few years ago. Since then the drives have come down in price and many people are purchasing their first solid state drive. Many cases do not have a spot to mount a 2.5-inch hard drive, although some new cases do a good amount do not. For this reason Thermaltake has come out with the Max 4 hard drive rack. It supports 2 2.5-inch SATA drives and features tool-free hard drive installation. Let’s take a look at the Max 4 and see it is perfect for your new solid state drive!
Special thanks to Thermaltake for providing us with the Max 4 2.5-inch Hard Drive Rack to review.
– Supports dual 2.5” SATA hard drive.
– Fully supports hot-swap and hot-plug.
– Tool-free for easy HDD installation.
– Fits in standard 3.5” drive bay.
– Up to 3Gbps transfer speeds.
|Enclosure Interface||SATA to SATA|
|Transfer Rate||3.0 Gbps|
|HDD Compatible||SATA I
|HDD Capacity||Standard 2.5″ SATA & SSD Hard Drive Disks|
|OS Compatible||Windows Vista / XP / 2003 / 2000 / NT / 98 / 95 Mac 10.3 and later|
|Material||Stainless & Plastic|
|Power||4-pin Molex Power Connector|
|Dimension||133 (L) x 101 (W) x 24 (H) mm
5.24 (L) x 3.98 (W) x 0.94 (H) in
|Accessory||SATA & Power Management Cable|
|Special Features||-Fully supports hot-swap and hot-plug
-Tool-free for easy HDD installation
The Max 4 hard drive rack comes in a small retail box that has a picture of the device on the front and a list of specifications on the side.
Opening the box everything inside is nicely organized. Inside you will find the Max 4 device, 2 SATA cables, 2 power cables, and instructions.