OWC 1TB Aura 6G PCIe Internal SSD for iMac (Late 2012)

OWC 1TB Aura 6G PCIe Internal SSD for iMac (Late 2012)
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OWC 6G Internal SSD Overview

The 1TB Aura 6G PCIe Internal SSD for iMac from OWC / Other World Computing lets you upgrade the existing drive in your iMac computer to a 1TB storage capacity. It is compatible with 2.9 and 3.1 GHz 21.5" and 27" iMac computers (late 2012 Edition). This SSD is built with tier-1 asynchronous MLC NAND flash storage and Silicon Motion SM2246EN controller for high performance and reliability. It offers 560 MB/s read speed and 460 MB/s write speed for quick data transfer.

Silicon Motion SM2246EN processor controller is designed to deliver high performance and reliability
Data management keeps drives working at maximum potential even when full
Hardware error correction for data retention and drive health
Compression and even data distribution maximizes write performance and drive endurance
UPC: 812437022452

OWC 6G Internal SSD Specs

Storage Capacity960 GB
InterfacePCIe (Unspecified Type)
Write SpeedMaximum: 460 MB/s
Read SpeedMaximum: 560 MB/s
Random: 74,000 IOPS 4 KB Files
Latency0.1 ms (Read)
0.1 ms (Write)
Drive TypeSSD
Form FactorPropietary
Flash ControllerSilicon Motion 2246EN
Flash Memory TypeAsynchronous Multi-Level Cell (MLC)
Flash Memory GradeGrade A / Tier 1
SMART SupportYes
TRIM SupportYes
Reliability / Data Integrity
ECC Recovery66 Bytes per 1024 Bytes
Encryption256-Bit AES Hardware Encryption
Non-Recoverable Read Errors per Bits Read1 in 1016
Operating Temperature32 to 158°F / 0 to 70°C
Storage Temperature-40 to 185°F / -40 to 85°C
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8 x 5.75 x 2.3"
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Can this drive be used in any enclosure that OWC ...

Can this drive be used in any enclosure that OWC sells?
Asked by: Steven
Yes, M.2 drive enclosures are agnostic in that way.
Answered by: Michael
Date published: 2020-03-24


does this come with an enclosure and mirroring software for SSD replacement(upgrade) for macbook air mid-2012?
Asked by: Melvin
<a href= http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/994646-REG/owc_other_world_computing_owcssdap2a6k480_480gb_aura_pro_solid.html/prm/alsVwDtl target= _blank >http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/994646-REG/owc_other_world_computing_owcssdap2a6k480_480gb_aura_pro_solid.html/prm/alsVwDtl</a>There is no software. You can restore to the new drive from the Recovery Partition on your current drive.
Answered by: Andy L. OWC Expert
Date published: 2018-08-26
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