Icy Dock MB559US-1S Hard drive enclosure

  FatboySlim71 10:35 04 Feb 2008
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I am thinking of purchasing the Icy Dock MB559US-1S hard drive enclosure. Although I believe it will take a 500GB hard drive,
I contacted Overclockers (as this is where I am purchasing it from) to ask if the 500GB hard drive that I had chosen would fit, the reply I got said that he thought it may only take up to a 250GB drive, but he wasn't sure and suggested that I contact Icy Box, on looking on Icy Box web site and reading the specs for the Icy Dock MB559US-1S, it made no mention to any maximum drive size limitations.

I was wondering if anyone owns a Icy Dock MB559US-1S and if so have they been able to fit a 500GB hard drive into it.

Thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:06 04 Feb 2008

You should beable to fit any size drive in the box.

ALL the box really is , is an adaptor to cange USB to IDE/SATA

  FatboySlim71 21:04 04 Feb 2008

Thanks for the reply.

I contacted Icy Dock earlier and they told me,

"Yes, the 500GB SATA II Hard Drive is compatible with the MB559US-1S. There is no capacity limitation on our enclosures as of now"

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