Gives Mobile Photographers New Options
For High-Volume Storage Via On-The-Go Drive Enclosure

Innovative Device Turns Any Compatible Hard Drive Into Take-Anywhere Storage Unit; No PC Needed

Groveport, OH -, the professionals’ source for hard to find computer parts, announced two new InfoSafe 2.5” On-The-Go External Drive Enclosures (IDECASE25OTG and SATCASE25OTG), sturdy yet attractive brushed aluminum cases that turns any compatible 2.5” hard drive into a portable storage unit. Featuring an incredible 480 Mbps data transfer rate and easy USB 2.0 PC connectivity, the InfoSafe On-The-Go Drive Enclosures offers ultra-convenient storage for professional photographers, insurance adjusters, graphic designers, audiophiles, or anyone else who needs to transport large amounts of data—even without the availability of a PC.

One button is all it takes to operate the InfoSafe On-The-Go Drive Enclosure. Just plug your digital camera, MP3 player or other USB device into the hot-swappable unit, push the button and your files are transferred from the external USB device to the external hard drive. The enclosures are a cost-effective way to convert any standard 2.5” IDE hard drive—regardless of capacity—into a go-anywhere transport or backup device.

“For many professional photographers, designers and hobbyists, having a larger, more convenient storage option to transfer photo, graphics and multimedia files would be a welcome addition on the road,” said Carey Cline, Senior Product Manager at “The InfoSafe On-The-Go Drive Enclosures make life a whole lot easier for these users. Now they can download shots anytime and anywhere, with full confidence that the files are reliably stored. It’s a great time saver and a valuable tool for real estate agents, crime scene photographers, insurance adjusters, commercial photographers, or anyone else who takes photos away from an office or studio. Not to mention, it also lightens their equipment load as they no longer need to lug around a bulky PC or notebook.”

Highly Versatile
The versatility of the InfoSafe enclosure makes it ideal for all kinds of data support or transfer. The units can also be connected to a computer so users can run multiple operating systems by connecting the drive to their PC or Mac; they can also back up files at home or office in a minimal amount of space.’s InfoSafe On-The-Go Drive Enclosures offer two convenient power options. When a PC is available, the USB connection automatically drives the unit. When no computer is available, however, the enclosure operates on four AA batteries—perfect for use away from AC power.

At 2.95”W x 5.35”H x .51”D, the InfoSafe On-the-Go Drive Enclosures are small enough to fit into a shirt pocket. Its lightweight aluminum construction also allows heat to easily dissipate from the drive for optimum drive performance.’s InfoSafe USB 2.0 On-The-Go Drive Enclosures support both PC and Mac (PC required for one-button feature) and is backwards compatible with USB 1.1 (USB 2.0 required for maximum data transfer rates).

Two models are available supporting IDE drives (IDECASE25OTG) or SATA drives (SATCASE25OTG). MSRP for the units are $62.99 for the IDE model and 69.99 for the SATA version.

The units are available from leading resellers including, and PC Connection and leading distributors including Ingram Micro and Tech Data.

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