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AKiTiO aDrive U3 bus-powered Storage Enclosure.

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Product code: AKTADVU3AS

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AKiTiO aDrive U3 bus-powered Storage Enclosure. Features USB 3.0 SuperSpeed for transfer speeds up to 5Gbps.

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aDrive U3 
Portable Storage Solution

  • USB 3.0 SuperSpeed for transfer speeds up to 5Gbps
  • Supports UAS protocol for increased performance
  • Supports SATA-III drives for increased transfer rates
  • Fully bus powered (can be used without power adapter)
  • Durable, compact and portable|All aluminum casing

The aDrive U3 provides a combination of cutting-edge technology, durability and flexibility. The incorporation of the latest USB 3.0 technology provides users with super fast transfer rates up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Slim, compact and simple to use, this portable drive is small enough to fit into your pocket.
USB 3.0 SuperSpeed with UASP
By incorporating USB 3.0 SuperSpeed technology and UASP, AKiTiO's aDrive U3 is able to easily break the USB 2.0 barrier, delivering up to 10 times the speed of the older USB connection. At the same time, it is still backwards compatible with the widely used USB 2.0 technology. To achieve the best possible transfer rates, make sure that the USB 3.0 host also supports the UAS protocol (UASP) and use one of the latest operating systems like Windows 8 or Mac OS X v10.9.


  • aDrive U3
  • USB 3.0 cable
  • Setup guide



Product Specifications:



Transfer Rates

  • USB 2.0 400Mb/s
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 5.0 Gb/s/s


  • To achieve the best possible transfer rates, make sure that the USB 3.0 host also supports the UAS protocol (UASP) and use one of the latest operating systems like Windows 8 or Mac OS X v10.9.

Storage Drive Form Factor

  • 2.5"


  • Bus Powered, Host computer has to provide sufficient USB bus power




  • Environmental (Operating)
    • Temperature (°F) 41° — 95°
    • Temperature (°C) 5° — 35°
  • Environmental (Non-Operating)
    • Temperature (°F) −4° — 140°
    • Temperature (°C) −20° — 60°


  • Height: 74 mm (2.9 in)
  • Width: 76 mm (3.0 in)
  • Length: 127 mm (5.0 in)


  • 318 g (11.2 oz)

Manufacturer provided specifications for AKiTiO p/n ADV-U3AS-AKT UPC#: 888038000045

Additional Information

Colour Silver
Capacity Enclosure Only
Number of Bays/Drives 1
Type No
Model Identifier No
Connection USB 2.0, USB 3.1
Form Factor 2.5 inch
Manufacturer AKiTiO
Manufacturer P/N AKTADVU3AS
UPC 888038000045
Shipping Restriction N/A

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