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500GB OWC Mercury Electra 6G 2.5-inch SATA 3 Solid State Disk by OWC

500GB OWC Mercury Electra 6G 2.5-inch SATA 3 Solid State Disk Image

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Key Features

  • Latest flash NAND and controller technology
  • Global wear leveling data distribution
  • Static data refresh technology for freespace management
  • Hardware ECC (error correction)
  • S.M.A.R.T and TRIM command support
  • Standby power benefits to extend battery life for laptop road warriors
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For High Speed Performance and Reliability
Mercury Electra SSDs deliver the latest in flash NAND and controller technology, utilizing 3D NAND + SLC caching for long-lasting, power-efficient performance. They offer a powerful combination of performance and reliability for demanding everyday computer users.
The Mercury SSD line features:

  • Global wear leveling algorithms automatically distribute data evenly and manage program/erase count, maximizing SSD lifespan.
  • Static data refresh technology manages free space, gradually refreshing data across the SSD over time, preventing data corruption.
  • Hardware ECC corrects errors for superior data retention and drive life.
  • S.M.A.R.T and TRIM command support.
  • Standby power benefits to extend battery life for laptop road warriors.

High Performance Internal Storage
This 6G SATA SSD delivers fast, reliable performance. It works as a hard drive upgrade internally and in bus-powered or self-powered external enclosures (any Mac, PC, or enclosure that supports 2.5" SATA drives, must support 7mm drive height).
OWC SSDs have no moving parts, resulting in a quiet, cool, highly rugged storage solution that also offers near instantaneous system response. With real world speeds over to 500MB/s, the OWC Mercury Electra 6G SSD line delivers unbeatable performance.
DATA TRANSFER RATES Sequential Read (Max)
Up to 525 MB/s

Sequential Write (Max)
Up to 516 MB/s
FLASH STORAGE DETAILS Micron Synchronous Quad-Level Cell (QLC) 3D NAND Flash
CONTROLLER Phison PS3112-S12 with 3% over-provisioning
OPERATING TEMPERATURE Operating: 32°F to 158°F (0°C to 70°C)
MTBF 1,600,000 hours
S.M.A.R.T. SUPPORT Standard attributes supported
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Compatible with Mac and PC
DIMENSIONS Height: 0.7 cm (0.3 in)
Length: 10.0 cm (3.9 in)
Width: 7.0 cm (2.8 in)
PACKAGING Retail packaging
WARRANTY 3 years OWC limited warranty
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