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240GB OWC Aura Pro MBA 1.8in SATA 3.0Gb/s Solid-State Drive for MacBook Air 2008/2009. High performance internal MLC flash storage with 7% over provisioned redundancy. 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty.

240GB OWC Aura Pro MBA 1.8in SATA 3.0Gb/s Solid-State Drive for MacBook Air 2008/2009. High performance internal MLC flash storage with 7% over provisioned redundancy. 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty.
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  • 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.
  • Best-in-Class ECC Protection for longest data retention and drive life.

Owners of 2008-2009 MacBook Air Late 2008 to Sept 2010 models can now make their machines faster than the newest models by installing an OWC Aura Pro MBA SSD.

Besides adding a 20% speed boost in boot, app load, and overall system responsiveness, the OWC Aura Pro MBA SSD provides the flexibility for up to 4X more capacity than originally offered by the factory. All of which come with award-winning ultra-efficient Block Management & Wear Leveling technologies to virtually eliminate any speed reduction over long term use of the drive. And for hard drive equipped 2008-2009 MacBook Air owners, there's the added benefit of having the rugged dependability of a SSD that offers up to 100X greater reliability than traditional hard drives. Go faster, go bigger, go rougher....with the OWC Aura Pro 1.8" SSD.

General Information

ManufacturerOther World Computing
Manufacturer Part NumberOWCSSDAPMB240
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.macsales.com
Product LineMercury Aura
Product ModelOWCSSDAPMB240
Product Name240GB Mercury Aura Pro MBA Solid State Drive
Product TypeSolid State Drive

Technical Information

Storage Capacity240 GB
Platform SupportedMac
FeaturesDuraWrite

Drive Performance

Maximum Read Transfer Rate285 MB/s
Maximum Write Transfer Rate275 MB/s

Interfaces/Ports

Drive InterfaceMicro SATA
Drive Interface StandardSATA/300

Physical Characteristics

ColorSilver
Drive TypeInternal
Drive Width1.8"
Height0.2"
Width2.2"
Depth3.1"

Miscellaneous

System Requirements

Operating System(s):

  • Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Windows 7 Home Premium x64
  • Windows 7 Professional
  • Windows 7 Professional x64
  • Windows 7 Starter
  • Windows 7 Starter x64
  • Windows 7 Ultimate
  • Windows 7 Ultimate x64
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Business x64
  • Windows Vista Home Basic
  • Windows Vista Home Basic x64
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Windows Vista Home Premium x64
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
  • Windows Vista Ultimate x64
  • Windows XP Home
  • Windows XP Home x64
  • Windows XP Professional
  • Windows XP Professional x64
  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
  • Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
  • Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
Compatibility

MacbookAir 2,1

Device SupportedNotebook