Mini USB 2.0 and FireWire Enclosure- Ideal for Mac Mini’s
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We have a few Mac fan boys here at LINDY so anything Mac compatible is hotly anticipated and greatly scrutinized. No substandard, poor imitations are acceptable for these Mac fanatics! So they were eager to have a look at the LINDY Mini Enclosure when we first got it in stock. The Mini Enclosure is designed to complement and add extra storage to a Mac Mini or PC. Its stylish Mac like design makes it perfect for Mac Mini users so they just had to be sure it was worthy enough of being used with their precious Mac Mini.
Anyway after getting their hands on one they returned their verdicts and it’s clear; the LINDY Mini Enclosure is fantastic. Here are their thoughts-
As usual with Mac compatible devices it’s as much about the design as the functionality. The LINDY Mini Enclosures design is great and as good as anything Mac. The enclosure is shaped exactly like a Mac Mini so its lean, sleek design matches the iconic Mac look and fits discreetly into a Mac setup. Because of its small footprint design it can neatly sit underneath your Mac Mini so your system looks stylish and tidy. The Mini Enclosure is also the same size and shape as a Mac Mini so they fit together and can be stacked.
Functionally it works very well. It runs very efficiently and importantly it’s also very quiet. In fact it’s nearly silent; due to its fan free design. It has a power connection and a USB 2.0 and FireWire 400 combo interface. One USB and two FireWire connections mean it can be easily plugged into any FireWire or USB HDDs or devices. And of course it can be used with suitably equipped Macs and PCs.
It’s compatable with SATA and IDE drives. Installing them is simple; all you do is take the top off and sliding your HDD in. Then simply tighten the two thumb screws to secure it and connect the cable. Put the top back on; screw it back into place and your done. Easy
Overall we think it’s great and our Mac fan boys love it. Its sleek design and superb functionality mean this enclosure is a hit.