OWC Aura Pro X2 SSD, the latest generation lightning-fast SSD's
OWC Aura Pro X2 SSD, the latest generation lighting-fast SSD's for the MacBook Pro Retina, MacBook Air, Mac mini and Mac Pro.
With the introduction of the new Aura Pro X2 SSD's, OWC has clearly raised the bar. Achieving 2.3x higher speeds and up to 16x the storage compared to other SSD upgrades. The improved power efficiency provides a longer battery life, making the new Aura Pro X2 an improvement in every way.
The all-new Aura Pro X2 series is based on the advanced NVME controller, combined with the 3D TLC Synchronous NAND flash memory. This facilitates read speeds up to a startling 2989 MB/s and write speeds up to 1208 MB/s. The Aura Pro X2 SSD is especially designed to support the technology as is used in macOS 10.13 - High Sierra, including the new Apple File System (APFS). High Sierra of Mojave needs to be installed prior to the installation of the Aura Pro X2 SSD.
OWC has equipped the Aura Pro X2 with a three-layer error-correcting code and a wear-leveling algorithm to drastically improve its life span. A seven percent overprovisioning has been added as well, which is permanently reserved free space on the SSD and is used for maintenance purposes in the background to optimize its performance and life span. All this makes the Aura Pro X2 very reliable, so you can remain worry-free. These properties make the newest generation SSD's an indispensable partner for your MacBook Pro Retina, MacBook Air, Mac mini and Mac Pro.
OWC has especially designed its Aura Pro X2 for Mac computers, enabling you to easily install hardware, without any complicated modifications to the operating system or TRIM-enablers. Backed by a 5 year limited warranty, the SSD's are available in four sizes; 240GB, 480GB, 1TB and 2TB.
The Aura Pro X2 SSD's are suitable only for the following Models:
|Model Description||Model Identifier||Available SSD's||Available SSD's incl Envoy kit|
|MacBook Pro Retina 13", Late 2013||MacBookPro11,1||240GB / 480GB / 1TB / 2TB||240GB / 480GB / 1TB / 2TB|
|MacBook Pro Retina 15", Late 2013||MacBookPro11,2|
|MacBook Pro Retina 15", Late 2013||MacBookPro11,3|
|MacBook Pro Retina 13", Mid 2014||MacBookPro11,1|
|MacBook Pro Retina 15", Mid 2014||MacBookPro11,2|
|MacBook Pro Retina 15", Mid 2014||MacBookPro11,3|
|MacBook Pro Retina 13", Early 2015||MacBookPro12,1|
|MacBook Pro Retina 15", Mid 2015||MacBookPro11,4|
|MacBook Pro Retina 15", Mid 2015||MacBookPro11,5|
|MacBook Air 11", Mid 2013||MacBookAir6,1||240GB / 480GB / 1TB / 2TB||240GB / 480GB / 1TB / 2TB|
|MacBook Air 13", Mid 2013||MacBookAir6,2|
|MacBook Air 11", Early 2014||MacBookAir6,1|
|MacBook Air 13", Early 2014||MacBookAir6,2|
|MacBook Air 11", Early 2015||MacBookAir7,1|
|MacBook Air 13", Early 2015||MacBookAir7,2|
|MacBook Air 13", Mid 2017||MacBookAir7,2|
|Mac Pro Late 2013||MacPro6,1||240GB / 480GB / 1TB / 2TB||240GB / 480GB / 1TB / 2TB|