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This unique CFast HDD Adapter is designed to enable the latest high performance CFast media to be used as a direct replacement for a 2.5" SATA hard drive. Using the different optional mounting brackets, the CFast HDD adapter can be installed into practically any computing equipment or Notebook computer. Once installed, the CFast media appears as an ordinary SATA hard drive to any OS and can be configured as a boot device.



3.5" bracket 3.5" bracket slimcd bracket 2.5" bracket

Illustration of replacing the hard drive with a CF Adapter in a Notebook
Locate 2.5" SATA drive door and remove the screws to open the door. Remove 2.5" SATA hard drive from SATA connector. Attach the CFast Adapter with CFast card inserted onto the SATA connector.

note: the CFast cardcan be secured inside the hard drive cavity with a double face tape. A small piece of styrofoam block may also be shaped to fit and fill the extra space. See the following link for more detail.

 

Below are a list of optional brackets to help mounting this CFast hard drive adapter in various systems and drive bays

Optional 2.5" hard drive frame bracket
This mounting bracket is ideal for installing this CFast HDD adapter into Notebook with hard drive plugged in from the side. This frame bracket has the exact dimension and mounting hole locations of the 2.5" 9 mm SATA hard drive, thus enabling the CFast HDD adapter to be used as a direct 2.5" SATA hard drive replacement

Bottom View
2.5" hdd frame bracket (black)
AACFAST25HDB

Top View
2.5" hdd frame bracket (black)
AACFAST25HDB
2.5 bracket

hover over image to show ADCFASTHDD installed



Optional 3.5" hard drive bay mounting bracket
This bracket is designed to fit perfectly inside any standard 3.5" hard drive bay, a great solution for replacing a 3.5" SATA hard drive with CFast media in any desktop system.

3.5" hdd bay mounting bracket for ADCFASTHDD
(AA35HDBKT-SHCF)
For connecting the ADCFASTHDD to any 3.5" drive bay

ADCFASTHDD mounted inside a 3.5" drive bay using 3.5" hdd mounting bracket for ADCFASTHDD (AA35HDBKT-SHCF)
3.5 bracket
hover over image to show ADCFASTHDD installed



Key Features

  • Enable CFast media to be used like ordinary 2.5" SATA hard drive
  • SATA interface - support SATA I, II and III standard
  • Supports connection to Port Multiplier or Hardware Port Multiplier
  • Mounts directly onto notebook 2.5" SATA connector
  • CFast media can be the primary bootable device containing the OS and applications.
  • Transparent to the operating system and does not require any drivers
  • Compatible with DOS, Windows 3.1, NT4, 98SE, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Mac, Linux


Part number and Pricing

Part number
Description and Package Content
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ADCFASTHDD

CFast HDD Adapter
Content:
CFast HDD Adapter

$18.95 Cart


Optional Accessories

Part number
Description and Package Content
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AA35HDBKT-SHCF

3.5" hdd bay mounting bracket
Content: 3.5" hdd bay mounting bracket for AD2SAHDCF or ADSAHDCF , 3x screws for adapter mount, 4x screws for 3.5" drive bay mount

$4.5 Cart
AACFAST25HDB

2.5" hdd frame kit for ADCFASTHDD (black)
Content: 2.5" hdd frame kit for ADSAHDCF(black), 3x screws for adapter mount, 4x 2.5" hdd mounting screws

$4.5 Cart
AACFAST25HDS

2.5" hdd frame kit for ADCFASTHDD (black)
Content: 2.5" hdd frame kit for ADSAHDCF(black), 3x screws for adapter mount, 4x 2.5" hdd mounting screws

$4.5 Cart

 

Specifications

Interface:
SATA I, II, or III
Supported media: CFast
Maximum Read / Write Speed: Depends on the media
OS Support: DOS, Windows 3.1, NT, 98SE, Me, 2000, XP, Mac OS 8.6 or higher, Linux
Dimensions: (W x D x H) - 51 x 6 x 91 mm with CF card attached
Power: +5V from PC power supply
Maximum Current: 560 mA at 5V
Operating Temperature : 0 °C to + 75 °C
Operating Humidity: 5% - 95% (non condensing)
Storage Temperature: -40 C to + 85 C
Storage Humidity: 5% - 95%
Warranty: One Year

All specifications are subject to change without notice. All other products are trademarks of their respective owners.


 
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