OWC 1TB Aura 6G SSD with DIY Toolkit for iMac (Late 2012)

OWC 1TB Aura 6G SSD with DIY Toolkit for iMac (Late 2012)
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OWC 6G Internal SSD Overview

The Aura 6G Solid State Drive from OWC allows you to upgrade your iMac . It features up to 1TB of storage space. It delivers up to a 560 MB/s read speed and 460 MB/s write speed. The drive includes a comprehensive NewerTech toolkit, with all the tools you need to install the Aura SSD. The kit consists of drivers, screws, glass removal suction cups, and screen adhesive so you can get the job done yourself.

UPC: 812437021875

OWC 6G Internal SSD Specs

Write SpeedMaximum: 460 MB/s
Maximum: 74,000 IOPS
Read SpeedMaximum: 74,000 IOPS
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
Encryption256-Bit AES Hardware Encryption
Operating Temperature32 to 158°F / 0 to 70°C
Storage Temperature-40 to 185°F / -40 to 85°C
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8.1 x 5.3 x 3"

OWC 6G Internal SSD Reviews


By Amr
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2016-11-27


I would buy this product again and bigger.

By Voir
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2016-04-18

All is ok.

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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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