Icy Dock MB662USEB-2S-1 3.5" SATA Dual Bay Raid HDD Enclosure Review

NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Z

Article Index

I can remember the days of having important information stored on 5 ¼”  and 3 ½” floppy disks, stored away in boxes. The trouble with storing important information on a floppy disk is that, over time, information would degrade and sooner or later it would become just a coaster to place your drink on. Then came CDs and DVDs, which worked very well and they even increased the speed in which you could access the information. The only problem with those types of media is they are very easily scratched and rendered useless. Now we have USB drives, which are fine and, really, the only problem with them is that they are easily lost or misplaced, and, unless they have some sort of security software on them, the information stored is available to anyone who finds it.

Of course we have always had the hard disk drives running in our systems, but unfortunately, they are a tad tougher to take with us when we are becoming increasingly more mobile. Generally, hard drives can fill up quickly with the operating system, office programs and the list of software and files goes on, so what are we supposed to do with all the information we need to store? I suppose we could go out and just buy an enclosure of sorts. However, hard drives have been known to fail, so where does that leave us? Fortunately, there are companies like Icy Dock who recognize the importance of our data and have multiple solutions for the public at large.

The Icy Dock MB662USEB-2S-1 is just one of their hard drive enclosures that not only can house two hard drives, but it can set your drives up in a RAID for some added peace of mind. The MB662USEB-2S-1 isn’t much larger than a 3 ½” hard drive, so it can be considered portable as well. Icy Dock's MB662USEB-2S-1 features 1394b fire wire, e-SATA and USB 2.0 connectivity, and it supports up to 3TB HDD for a total of 6 Terabytes of storage on the go. The MB662USEB-2S-1 is constructed of solid aluminum for added portability, strength, and protection.

 

 

Reviews

  • MSI Nightblade Z97 Barebones System Review +

    The Blue Angels are an aerial performance group that I have seen a couple of times in my life. It Read More
  • Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK Motherboard Review +

    Interior decorating is something that I need a lot of help with. It would be great to have the cash Read More
  • BitFenix Recon 5-Channel Touchscreen Fan Controller +

    More is not always better. Whoever said “you can’t have too much of a good thing” has obviously never worked Read More
  • Patriot Fuel+ Mobile Rechargeable Battery Review +

    Patriot, a word with many meanings. I found myself stopped in my tracks just at the sound of it. A Read More
  • Swiftech Komodo NV-LE GPU Block Review +

    What do you think of when you hear the word “luxury”? Like most words a different symbolism can arise from Read More
  • MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC Motherboard Review +

    I have always been a fan of the finer things. Even as a child, I found myself asking for the Read More
  • Swiftech Apogee XL CPU Block Review +

    There is no question that the landscape of liquid cooling is changing and, along with that, the factors involved with Read More
  • Tesoro Lobera Supreme Mechanical Keyboard Review +

    The desire to customize is something that is embedded in human nature. All we need to do is take a Read More
  • Tt eSPORTS Poseidon Z Illuminated Blue Switch Edition Review +

    There are some items that just seem to get abused heavily. I had an incident with my lawnmower where I Read More
  • Luxa2 GroovyT Magic Boom Box Review +

    The audio quality of your phone is pretty awful. I don’t even need to add a “probably”, “likely”, or “may Read More
  • 1

Login Form