It is important to note that while Macally mostly provides accessories for Apple products, this enclosure will readily work on both Windows (2000/XP/Server 2003/Vista) as well as Mac machines (OS 9.2, OS X 10.1 and above for USB and Firewire, OS X 10.2 and above for eSATA). With this in mind, this enclosure is a sound choice for anyone looking to purchase a hard drive enclosure. With a solid aluminum body and multiple stand types, you can be assured that your hard drive is securely encased in a quality enclosure. Additionally, with 4 methods of connecting your hard drive to your computer and the ability for hot plug and play, you should be able to use this device on almost any machine. While the enclosure is pricey at $99.99 USD, you are provided with all the cables you need and an enclosure that will handle almost anything you throw at it – figurativle and literally.
+ USB 2.0, FireWire 400, FireWire 800 cables included
+ Two types of stands to secure your enclosure
+ Almost entirely made of aluminum
+ Extremely quick and easy to install
- No eSATA cable included
- No sound supression for the hard drive
- Rather expensive
If you have the funds to spend on a premium hard disk enclosure, you can’t do much better in build quality than the G-S350SUAB.