More - SATA to ESATA
I won't be surprised if your Sabrent and my Rosewill were made by the same factory, whoever the importer just slap whatever brand on them!
My fan also blows out, but isn't that what it's supposed to do, i.e. to take out the hot temperature generated by the HDD? I am not sure
Wow, your write speed is blazing fast compared to mine, I think mine only writes around 4.5 GB per second. I use my external drive to clone/backup my 2TB internal drive using the Casper 7.0 backup software.