OWC Aura Pro 6G 250GB Internal SSD for Select MacBook Pro with Retina Display Models

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OWC Aura Pro 6G 250GB Internal SSD for Select MacBook Pro with Retina Display Models
Key Features
  • 250GB Storage Capacity
  • For Select MacBook Pro Models
  • Custom Blade Form Factor
  • SATA 6 Gb/s Interface
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Keep your edge with the Aura Pro 6G 250GB Internal SSD from OWC / Other World Computing. Designed for installation in select 13" and 15" MacBook Pro laptops, this internal flash/SSD drive upgrade features a SATA 6 Gb/s interface and a custom blade form factor. The drive uses 3D TLC NAND flash memory with SLC caching to deliver sequential data read and write speeds of up to 530 and 494Mb/s respectively—up to 26% faster than the factory-installed drives. Additionally, the Aura Pro 6G is calibrated to consume only 2.1W during operation and to run cool, which helps lengthen the battery life for your MacBook Pro.
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Expected availability: 2-4 weeks
$79.00

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  • This item is noncancelable and nonreturnable.
Storage Capacity
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250 GB
500 GB
2 TB
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OWC Pro 6G Overview

Keep your edge with the Aura Pro 6G 250GB Internal SSD from OWC / Other World Computing. Designed for installation in select 13" and 15" MacBook Pro laptops, this internal flash/SSD drive upgrade features a SATA 6 Gb/s interface and a custom blade form factor. The drive uses 3D TLC NAND flash memory with SLC caching to deliver sequential data read and write speeds of up to 530 and 494Mb/s respectively—up to 26% faster than the factory-installed drives. Additionally, the Aura Pro 6G is calibrated to consume only 2.1W during operation and to run cool, which helps lengthen the battery life for your MacBook Pro.

250GB total capacity
243GB usable capacity
7GB allocated to real-time data redundancy & error correction
SLC caching algorithm accelerates burst performance
Global wear-leveling algorithm automatically distributes data evenly and manages program/erase count, maximizing SSD lifespan
Data refresh technology ensures data integrity, gradually refreshing data across the SSD over time
ECC protection combines LDPC hard and soft decoding with an advanced algorithm to detect and correct errors throughout the entire SSD data path
Supports AES 128/256-bit full-drive encryption
The Aura Pro 6G is compatible with the following models:

  • 15" MacBook Pro with Retina Display (January 2013)
  • 13" MacBook Pro with Retina Display (January 2013)
  • 15" MacBook Pro with Retina Display (June 2012)
  • 13" MacBook Pro with Retina Display (October 2012)
UPC: 810586031400

OWC Pro 6G Specs

Storage
Drive Capacity250.00 GB
Pre-FormatNone
Performance
InterfaceSATA III (6 Gb/s)
Maximum Read Speed530 MB/s
Maximum Write Speed494 MB/s
Random Read Speed60,000 IOPS
Random Write Speed74,000 IOPS
Sequential Read Speed530 MB/s
Sequential Write Speed494 MB/s
Latency0.1 ms (Read)
0.1 ms (Write)
Physical
Drive TypeSSD
Form FactorPropietary
Flash ControllerSilicon Motion SM2258
Flash Memory TypeTri-Level Cell (TLC)
SMART SupportYes
TRIM SupportYes
Reliability / Data Integrity
Encryption256-Bit AES Hardware Encryption
Endurance (Total Bytes Written)75 TB
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)1.5 Million Hours
Non-Recoverable Read Errors per Bits Read< 1 in 1015
Electrical
Power Draw2.1 W (Active)
0.1 W (Idle)
General
CertificationsRoHS, as per Manufacturer
Dimensions (W x H x D)1.26 x 0.12 x 3.46" / 32 x 3 x 88 mm
Weight0.35 oz / 10 g
Warranty LengthLimited 5-Year Warranty
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.08 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.95 x 4.95 x 0.4"
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