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4XEM’s Portable Thunderbolt 3 to NVMe SSD Classic Aluminum Enclosure


SKU 4XUTE01 UPC 841567003208

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4XEM’s Portable Thunderbolt 3 to NVMe SSD Classic Aluminum Enclosure

4XEM’s Thunderbolt 3 storage station offers an external way to store your data for additional safe keeping. Equipped with NVME Technology, this station accelerates transfer speeds and reduces latency in comparison to more traditional SATA III interfaces; the enclosure can transfer 4K video in seconds. With its Thunderbolt 3 capabilities this enclosure popular with Thunderbolt 3 devices, such as MacBook, and can be a great solution for gamers looking to cut down on their loading times. Additionally, with heat dissipation built-in on both sides this station is designed to avoid overheating. With the reversable Thunderbolt 3 connector, connection is fast, reliable, and easy. Boost transfer speeds and keep your data on the go with you with 4XEM’s Thunderbolt 3 to NVMe aluminum enclosure.

Problem it solves: Quickly transfer data from an external enclosure to your laptop, mobile device, or workstation with one travel sized, plug, and play device.


  • Lightning-Fast Data Transfer—4K video transferred in seconds
  • NVMe data transfer rate are 6-7 times faster than traditional SATA
  • Plug and play use
  • Anti-Heat design—on both sides of device
  • Reversable Thunderbolt 3 USB-C Connector
  • Semi-detachable cable
  • USB bus powered
  • Colour: Silver
  • Windows and Mac Compatible (OS Independent, no drivers required)


Warranty Information Warranty 1 Year
Hardware Host Interface USB Type-C
Bus Type Thunderbolt 3
Number of Drives 1
Compatible Drive Types PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD
Drive Installation Fixed
Fan(s) No
Heatsink Yes
Chipset ID Intel – JHL6450
Texas Instruments – TPS65983
Silicon Labs – Si52112
Connector(s) Drive Connectors M.2 (‘M’ Keyed)
Host Connectors Thunderbolt 3
Performance Host Data Line Speed 40 Gbps
Drive Operating Mode PCIe Gen3 x4 Lanes
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 3.938 GBps*
Physical Characteristics Color Grey
Shell Material Aluminum
LED Indicators Power (Green)
Cable Type *See Notes*
Cable Length 17.32 in [440 mm]
Supported Drive Lengths 2280
Max Drive Height 0.10 in [2.5 mm]
Product Height 0.67 in [17.0 mm]
Product Width 1.34 in [34.0 mm]
Product Length 5.59 in [142.0 mm]
Weight of Product (Empty) 3.10 oz [88 g]
Weight of Product (Occupied) 4.02 oz [114 g]
Power Power Source Bus Powered
Power Consumption 7W (5V @ 1.5A)
Software OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
OS must support Thunderbolt 3
Packaging Information Package Height 8.03 in [204.0 mm]
Package Width 4.43 in [112.5 mm]
Package Length 1.24 in [31.6 mm]
Shipping (Package) Weight 9.38 oz [266 g]
Environmental Operating Temperature 32°F-104°F [0°C-40°C]
Storage Temperature 14°F-158°F [-10°C-70°C]
Operation Humidity 10% – 90%, non-condensing
Storage Humidity 10% – 90%, non-condensing
Special Notes / Requirements Note Included cable is standard Thunderbold 3 (Type-C connector, Male-Male) cable.  Cable is not removable when enclosure is fully assembled.  Once enclosure is opened, cable can be disconnected from PCB.
3.938GBps is the theoretical maximum.  Actual performance will vary due to factors such as host processor and thunderbolt controller, SSD used, other devices sharing the same bus, etc.  Real world performance is typically 2500MBps sequential read and 1000MBps sequential write.
NOT compatible with standard USB Type-C ports.  This device operates as a Thunderbolt device ONLY.
Not compatible with double sided SSDs or SSD with integrated heatsink.
Occupied weight measured with WD Black SN750 500GB SSD.
What’s in the Box Included in Package Thunderbolt 3 NVMe SSD enclosure (with semi-detatchable cable)
User Manual
Travel Pouch
Screwdriver (Keychain)
Assembly Screws (x4)
* Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.
* Weights and measurements are approximate.

1 year warranty with lifetime support