Asus A42 A43 HDD Caddy

This HDD Caddy replaces the dvd-drive or blu-ray drive from the laptops Asus A42 and A43 to add a second SATA hard drive! These are relatively small laptops, ideal for traveling users. Both models are featured with the new Core i3 processors although the A42 is also available with the Pentium P6000. This HDD Caddy easily slides in the optical bay of these laptops. The frontside of the HDD Caddy has a mounting holder for the plastic bezel of the dvd-drive. You can mount the bezel of the Asus A42 and Asus 43 on the HDD Caddy. It will fit any 2.5″ HDD or SSD. The caddy supports SATAI, SATAII, and SATAIII transfer speeds. Although both models have a maximum of SATA2 transfers speed on the motherboard. The built-in lock screws make it easy to mount your second hard drive in the caddy. The HDD Caddy is a well design product and is made from aluminium which makes it light, sturdy and provides cooling for the harddrive. The inside of the caddy has a plastic holder to absorb noise and vibrations from a 2nd HDD.Installation is easy. Remove the optical drive. Put the bezel of the optical drive on to the HDD Caddy (see video) and install the HDD Caddy with second hard drive or SSD in the Asus laptop.

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– supports SATA laptop hard drive or SSD max. 1TB (1,000GB)
– supports SATA I, II, III (max. 6gbps)
– including mini hex key
– updated SATA board: incl. fix for Asus shutdown problem with 2nd HDD

Supported laptops
Asus A42 series (e.g. Asus A42DE)
Asus A43 series (e.g. Asus A43BR)

Compatible models such as:
Asus A42DE
Asus A42DQ
Asus A42DR
Asus A42F
Asus A42J
Asus A42JA
Asus A42JB
Asus A42JC
Asus A42JE
Asus A42JK
Asus A42Jr
Asus A42JV
Asus A42JY
Asus A42JZ
Asus A42N
Asus A43A
Asus A43B
Asus A43BR
Asus A43BY
Asus A43BY
Asus A43E
Asus A43F
Asus A43J
Asus A43JA
Asus A43JB
Asus A43JC
Asus A43JE
Asus A43JF
Asus A43JG
Asus A43JH
Asus A43JN
Asus A43JP
Asus A43JQ
Asus A43JR
Asus A43JU
Asus A43JV
Asus A43S
Asus A43SA
Asus A43SD
Asus A43SJ
Asus A43SM
Asus A43SV
Asus A43T
Asus A43TA
Asus A43TK
Asus A43U

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