OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Aura 6G mSATA SSD for MacBook Air 2010-11 Edition

OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Aura 6G mSATA SSD for MacBook Air 2010-11 Edition

OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Aura 6G mSATA SSD for MacBook Air 2010-11 Edition

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OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Aura 6G mSATA SSD for MacBook Air 2010-11 Edition

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  • 480GB Storage Capacity
  • mSATA Form Factor
  • SATA III 6 Gb/s Interface
  • Up to 507 MB/s Sequential Read Speed
  • Up to 454 MB/s Sequential Write Speed
  • SandForce 2200 Controller
  • StaticDataRefresh Technology
  • AES 128-bit Encryption
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  • 1Description

Add 480GB of SSD storage to your 2010 or 2011 MacBook Air with the 480GB Aura 6G mSATA SSD from OWC / Other World Computing. The drive is compatible with 11" and 13" MacBook Airs released in July 2011 (MacBookAir4,2 and 4,1) and October 2010 (MacBookAir3,2 and 3,1).

This SSD connects to your MacBook Air using an mSATA connection and features no moving parts, helping to protect it from accidental bumps and drops, as well as achieve faster data transfer speeds. In terms of speed, the drive sports a SandForce 2200 controller that delivers sustained reads of up to 507 MB/s, sustained writes of up to 454 MB/s, random 4K reads of up to 50,000 IOPS, and random 4K writes of up to 50,000 IOPS.

The Aura 6G comes equipped with Intelligent Block Management and Wear Leveling technology that automatically distributes data evenly across the entire SSD to increase its lifespan. To enhance data integrity, it utilizes StaticDataRefresh technology for managing free space and gradually refreshing data across the SSD. Furthermore, AES 128-bit support protects your data.

Aura SSD Features

DuraWrite extends the endurance of your Solid-State Drive (SSD)
Intelligent block management & wear leveling automatically distributes data evenly across the entire SSD
Intelligent read disturb management spreads the active read/write across the flash components eliminating data corruption caused by constant use
Intelligent recycling for advanced free space management gradually re-writes data across the SSD over time to ensure data never gets corrupted
RAISE (Redundant Array of Independent Silicon Elements) protects the data on your drive similar to having a RAID setup
ECC protection for long data retention and drive life

Compatibility

13" MacBook Air (Mid 2011)
Model ID: MacBookAir4,2
1.7 GHz, 1.8 GHz
13" MacBook Air (Late 2010)
Model ID: MacBookAir3,2
1.86 GHz, 2.13 GHz
11" MacBook Air (Mid 2011)
Model ID: MacBookAir4,1
1.6 GHz, 1.8 GHz
11" MacBook Air (Late 2010)
Model ID: MacBookAir3,1
1.4 GHz, 1.6 GHz
UPC: 812437020113
In the Box
OWC / Other World Computing 480GB Aura 6G mSATA SSD for MacBook Air 2010-11 Edition
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Capacity 480 GB useable capacity
    Total Flash Memory Components: 512 GB
    32 GB allocated to real-time data redundancy & error correction
    RAID support
    Formatted Capacity 447 GB
    NAND Tier 1 Multi-Level Cell (MLC) async-NAND flash memory
    Controller SandForce 2200 processor with 7% over provisioning firmware set
    SMART Attributes Standard
    MTBF 2,000,000
    Data Reliability ECC Recovery: Up to 24 bytes correctable per 512-byte sector
    Security Chip Based Data Encryption: 128-bit AES-compliant
    TRIM Support Yes
    Nonrecoverable Read Errors Less than 1 sector per 1016 bits read
    Max Sequential Read/Write Speed Read 6 Gbps/3 Gbps: 507 / 285 MB/s
    Write 6 Gbps/3 Gbps: 454 / 275 MB/s
    Random 4k Read/Write Read: up to 50,000 IOPS
    Write: up to 50,000 IOPS
    Latency Read/Write: <0.1 ms
    Power Read Power: 2.2 W
    Write Power: 2.5 W
    Idle Power: 0.09 W
    Power Nap Compatible
    Operating Temperature 32 to 158°F / 0 to 70°C
    Non-Operating Temperature -67 to 302°F / -55 to 150°C
    Compliance RoHS
    Acoustics 0.0 bels
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.1 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.2 x 4.0 x 0.4"

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