OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Mercury Elite Pro Mini USB 3.0 External SSD

OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Mercury Elite Pro Mini USB 3.0 External SSD

OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Mercury Elite Pro Mini USB 3.0 External SSD

B&H # OWCMEF3MD480 MFR # OWCMEF3MSSD480
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Expected availability: 7-14 business days

Product Highlights

  • 480GB Storage Capacity
  • USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 Ports
  • Bus-Powered Support
  • USB and FireWire Cables Included
  • Shock Resistance
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The 480GB Mercury Elite Pro Mini USB 3.0 External SSD from OWC / Other World Computing delivers up to 480GB of storage capacity for your USB- or FireWire-equipped devices. OWC has outfitted the Mercury Elite Pro Mini with an SSD that delivers nearly instant access to your photos, music, videos, data, and backups. This drive is built with no moving parts, providing shock resistance and generating less heat than a conventional hard drive. In addition, the aluminum enclosure is designed to further protect the drive.

The Mercury Elite Pro Mini features two interfaces that include a USB 3.0 micro-B port as well as two FireWire 800 ports, which are also compatible with FireWire 400 devices. These interfaces draw power from bus-powered ports on your computer. Included along with the Mercury Elite Pro Mini are a USB cable and a FireWire 9-pin cable to help you get started.

USB 3.0 & 2.0 interface; FireWire 800 (FireWire 400 backwards compatible)
USB 3.0 micro-B port is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 cables
Interface cables included
Bus-powered via USB 3.0 and FireWire
Data transfer speeds up to 500 MB/s (via USB 3.0; 100 MB/s via FireWire 800)
Suitable for digital photography, professional music, graphics, general data, and Time Machine operations
Brushed aluminum, impact-resistant, and heat-dissipating enclosure
Quiet, fanless operation
ASMedia 1053E and Oxford 944SE high-performance chipsets
Includes Intech Hard Disk SpeedTools Utilities (Mac), ProSoft Engineering Data Backup (Mac), and NovaStor NovaBACKUP (Windows)
UPC: 812437021707
In the Box
OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Mercury Elite Pro Mini USB 3.0 External SSD
  • FireWire 800 Cable
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Chipset ASMedia 1053E and Oxford 944SE High-Performance Chipset
    Capacity 480 GB
    Drive Interface SATA
    Port Configuration 2 x FireWire 800
    1 x USB 3.0 micro-B
    Maximum Data Transfer Rate FireWire 800: 100 MB/s
    USB 3.0: 500 MB/s
    USB 2.0: 60 MB/s
    USB 1.1: 1.5 MB/s
    System Requirements Mac:
    Mac OS 8.6 to 9.2.2, Mac OS X 10.0.x or later and an available USB 1.1
    Mac OS X 10.2.8 or later. Including Mavericks 10.9.x and an available
    USB2.0/1.1, or FireWire 800/400 port
    Time Machine compatible: Mac OS X 10.5 and later

    Windows:
    Windows 98SE or later and an available FireWire 400 or USB 2.0/1.1 port
    Windows 2000 or later and an available USB 2.0/1.1, or FireWire 800/400 port

    Linux:
    Linux compatible via supported USB interface
    Power Supply Bus Power via FireWire 800 supported on all models equipped with an available FireWire 800 port either factory stock or via add on FireWire 800 PCI Card
    Bus Power via FireWire 400 on all models made in 2001 or later via Factory ports or any model with add on FireWire 400 PCI Card
    Bus power via USB on most computers with factory installed USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port
    Operating Temperature 32 to 158°F (0 to 70°C)
    Non-Operating Temperature -40 to 185°F (-40 to 85°C)
    Humidity Operating: 5 to 90% RH non-condensing
    Non-operating: 5 to 95% RH non-condensing
    Shock Non-Operating: Up to 1500G
    Vibration Operating: 1.0 G (5 to 300 Hz)
    Non-Operating: 5.0 G (5 to 500 Hz)
    Load/Unload Cycles 600000
    Dimensions (W x D x H) 3.8 x 5.5 x 1.1" (9.6 x 13.9 x 2.7 cm)
    Weight 0.73 lb (0.33 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.4 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.2 x 5.2 x 3.5"

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