This 2.5" SATA to mSATA SSD adapter is an economical choice to use mSATA SSD as a 2.5" SATA storage device. Once installed in a laptop, the mSATA SSD will appear as an ordinary SATA storage to any BIOS/OS and it can be configured as a bootable device in the BIOS. This adapter also supports USB-type mSATA SSD. The mSATA to 2.5" SATA Adapter allows users to operate one mSATA (II or III/6G) SSD, made for tablets and notebooks, in any device with a standard 2.5" SATA (I, II, III/6G) connection. Whether you're plugging the adapter into a USB 3.0 enclosure or a standard SATA port (notebook/desktop/workstation), the mSATA drive will deliver maximum speed. This adapter is designed for mSATA SSDs only. It is NOT compatible with 50mm Mini PCI-e SATA SSDs.