480GB OWC Aura 6G SSD offers higher speeds than the factory SSD. 480GB OWC Aura 6G SSD gives users speeds of 285MB/s read and 275MB/s write for MacBook Air 2010 and 507MB/s read and 454MB/s write for MacBook Air 2011. Plus, 480GB OWC Aura 6G SSD offers 8x’s more storage than factory with 480GB capacity. In addition to the increased storage capacity, the Aura SSD offers everything you need in one package, immediately ready to assemble.
- Reuse the factory SSD via the OWC Envoy as an external storage solution.
- Take your data with you – Small enough to keep in a pocket or laptop case!
- Easily add additional laptop storage with no AC adapter required.
The Aura SSD line features industry leading SandForce® DuraClass™ Technologies:
- 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.