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OWC Mercury Electra 6G 500GB SSD
2.5 inch 7mm Solid State Drive
When only the most reliable SSD in its price range is good enough for your Mac, choose the OWC 500GB Mercury Electra 6G SSD.
Why should you choose the OWC 500GB Mercury Electra 6G SSD?
Durawrite, extended SSD lifespan;
Intelligent Block Management & wear leveling: equally divides the data on the SSD;
Intelligent Read Disturb Management: spreads out the active read/write on the SSD, reducing corrupt data by continuous use to the bare minimum;
RAISE (redundant Array of independent Silicon Elements): protects the data stored on the SSD, comparable with owning a RAID system.
Read speed: 556MB/s
Write speed: 523MB/s
The OWC 500GB Mercury Electra 6G SSD is up to 100x faster than a standard hard drive. Is your Mac still running on a hard drive? Then don’t wait any longer rand experience the difference in speed with an SSD.
After fitting the SSD you will need to erase the SSD using the Disk Utility. This can be done by starting Internet Recovery with more recent Macs or using a Mac OS X/macOS USB installation Disk. After erasing process, you will be able to perform a clean installation of Mac OS X or macOS.
We offer the Mac OS X or macOS USB Installation Disk too, so you can get started right away.