Scan code: LN94394 Manufacturer code: IB-1816M-C31

Icy Box USB 3.1 Type-C and A M.2 Portable Aluminum Enclosure

ICY BOX IB-1816M-C31 Portable M.2 NVMe SSD Enclosure, Aluminum 10Gbit/s USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C /A

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Scan code: LN94394 Manufacturer code: IB-1816M-C31
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Product Overview

Your M.2 Becomes Mobile

With the help of the external USB 3.1 Type-C™ enclosure IB-1816M-C31 you can take one NVMe card with you quickly and easily. It allows access to M.2 SSDs of up to 2 TB no matter to which host you connect it. The IB-1816M-C31 is compatible with M.2 cards of 30, 42, 60 and 80 mm length, operating system-independent and suitable for a variety of applications such as high-speed storage, cloning a drive or running a mobile operating system.

Lightweight Aluminium - Acts as A Heat-Sink Too!

Weighing less than 40 g, the IB-1816M-C31 features a sleek, compact, and crush-resistant aluminium enclosure that safeguards the M.2 SSD against shock and vibration. Its grooved finned heatsink design supports heat dissipation for an excellent cooling effect and protects the SSD from overheating and thermal throttling even under heavy use.

USB Type-C™ Controller Based on NVMe - Fast USB Gen 2 Speed

If you wanted to connect an external case with an M.2 SSD via USB Type-C™ in the past, you were limited to SATA models. The new chipset allows NVMe M.2 SSDs to be connected to a USB 3.1 (Gen 2) Type-C™ host computer and enables the full data transfer rate of up to 1000 MB per second.

Fast on the Move

With USB 3.1 (Gen 2) Type-C™ even higher data transfer rates can be achieved. The high transfer rate of up to 10 Gbit/s is ensured by the supplied USB 3.1 Type-C™ cable and only needs a matching end device in the form of a PC, tablet or similar with Windows® or macOS®.

• Interface to host computer: USB 3.1 (Gen 2) Type-C™, up to 10 Gbit/s.
• Supports PCIe 3.0 x2 transfer rate of up to 1000 megabyte per second.
• M-Key socket for NVMe, ACHI SSDs, 22x30/42/60/80 mm.
• Housing made of high-grade aluminium.
• LED for power and access.
• Supports Windows®, macOS®.

1x IB-1816M-C31.
1x Type-C™ to Type-C™ cable (45 cm length).
1x Type-C™ to Type-A cable (45 cm length).
1x Screwdriver.
1x Screws set.
2x Cover panels.
1x Quick installation guide.
Edition ICY BOX
Colour Black
Material Aluminium
HDD Form-Factor  
HDD Interface  
Total HDD Bays  
HDD Included No
Max. Capacity HDD Supported (Individual Drive)  
Max. Potential Storage  
External Interface  
RAID Support No
RAID Modes N/A
USB Powered Yes
Card Reader No
Cooling Fan No
Desktop stand No
Operating System Support
  • Mac OS
  • Windows OS
Dimensions 105 x 36 x 15 (WxHxD mm)
Additional Information
Scan Code LN94394
Model Number IB-1816M-C31
GTIN 4250078168638

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12 months
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
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