This is a 480GB upgrade kit for MacBook Air and MacBook Pro with Retina display, from mid-2013 and later. The internal interface of this SSD is the PCIe type, which is very unique to these Mac systems. The upgrade kit contains the 480GB replacement SSD, along with Torx T5 and Pentalobe P5 screwdrivers and OWC Envoy Pro enclosure for the original SSD from your Apple. This allows you to continue using the original SSD as an external storage drive.
Using this OWC Aura SSD upgrade you will effectively be able to add up to 8 times the orignal storage capacity to your MacBook. You are guaranteed to get more productivity from your Apple MacBook when using this OWC Aura SSD.
The Aura SSD is engineered especially for your MacBook, which means no hassle and worries about whether you will be able to get this working. It is pre-formatted to the necessary file format, and for added peace of mind, all OWC products come with free US-based technical support.
Quality in Every Bit
The OWC Aura SSDs are designed from the ground up for reliable performance and complete compatibility with your MacBook system. It starts with choosing the highest-quality components, and then engineering a perfect-fit solution that simply works with your computer.
The OWC Aura PCIe SSD offers amazing performance too; read speed up to 763MB/sec and write speed up to 446MB/sec. These are some of the fasters transfer speeds of any MAcBook SSD these days and with these speeds you can be sure your new SSD will never be the bottleneck in your system!
||PCIe for MacBook Pro
(512GB total capacity, 32GB reserved for real-time data redundancy & error correction)
||SSD Solid State Disk, internal
|DATA TRANSFER RATES
||Sustained reads (up to) 763MB/s
Sustained writes (up to) 446MB/s
|FLASH STORAGE DETAILS
||Tier-1 superios Flash chips, Silicon Motion 2246XT Flash controller
||0°C — 70°C (32°F — 158°F)
||Mid-2013 and later MacBook Air or MacBook Pro with Retina models
||3.7mm x 24.0mm x 89.0mm
||3 years manufacturers warranty