Korean cooling specialist Zalman has unveiled the ZM-VE200, their very first external HDD enclosure. Measuring 135.3 x 78.6 x 13.1mm and weighing about 98g, the stylish aluminum enclosure boasts both USB 2.0 and eSATA connectivity, supports most 2.5″ SATA HDD/ SSD, provides convenient access to its internal drive, has a write protect key, and a “virtual drive” function, whereby CD/ DVD images (ISO file) are automatically selected and loaded as CD/ DVD drive.


Zalman announced its first external HDD enclosure. Unlike any other External HDD enclosures, we have spiced it up with world’s first virtual drive function on ZM-VE200. Now, end users do not need to carry around uncomfortable CD/DVDs. All they need to do is simply extract ISO image from the CD/DVDs and store them in the ZM-VE200. ZM-VE200 comes with the LCD that displays the list of the ISO files that have been loaded. Then they can install various OS / software by user’s choice with faster USB connection. Also with its stylish slim design will definitely attract customers to take anywhere they go.

Key Features

    * Replaces existing CD/DVD drives or players with the use of any ISO files.
    * CD/DVD image (ISO file) loading software pre-installed
    * Select and automatically load ISO files.
    * Doubles as an external HDD drive
    * External SATA 3 Gb/s connection available.
    * Auto-detect as Mass Storage Disk and External ODD
    * Easy Access to internal HDDs
    * Write Protect Key
    * Luxurious Aluminum Touch Case for Cool Esthetic and Thermal Cooling
    * USB Powered

Available in silver and black, the Zalman ZM-VE200 HDD/ SSD enclosure is bundled with a protective casing and available through authorized resellers and e-tailers at a MSRP of €34.50. The ZM-HE100 (without “virtual drive” function) cost €11.50.