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Envoy Pro Elektron
480GB USB-C Portable NVMe SSD

The fastest, toughest mini-sized USB-C bus-powered SSD enclosure in the universe.
Smaller. Faster. Lighter.
Since the earliest days of mobile computing, there’s been a common user desire mantra: “make it smaller, faster, lighter, and rugged.” Pocket-sized tiny, the crushproof, dustproof and waterproof Envoy Pro Elektron puts massive sized personal and work files in the palm of your hand while pushing USB-C’s bandwidth to the max so you can edit and save wherever, whenever with virtually any Mac or PC.
Edit. Play. Backup. Do It All Twice As Fast
Edit large format video footage in the field. Take your favorite games and music with you to play anywhere. Back up that work or classroom project. Whatever your data storage need, the Envoy Pro Elektron lets you do it all up to twice as fast as other portable SSDs in a reliably rugged solution that’s half the size of a smartphone.
Universally Compatible
By utilizing the latest USB technology, the Envoy Pro Elektron is plug and play compatible with a broad universe of Mac, PC, and tablet computers. Transfer gigabytes of data in seconds to yesterday’s machines, today’s USB-C and Thunderbolt™ 3 models, and well into the future. View photos and video footage on iPad Pro and Chromebook tablets. With the included Type-C cable with tethered Type-A adapter, you can plug into anything, anywhere. All that and Elektron also works cross-platform with Macs and PCs using OWC's MacDrive software (sold separately) for peace between the platforms.
Truth in Numbers
Big theoretical performance numbers are certainly eye-catchers…but they’re realistically unattainable. That’s why we take the extra time to run OWC storage solutions through intensive performance testing. Truthfully listing the Envoy Pro Elektron’s up to 1011MB/s real-world test results defines our commitment to the “OWC Difference” which ensures you’ll be completely satisfied the Elektron will handle your most demanding needs.
Looks Nice. Plays Rough
It’s easy to get beguiled by the sleek, silent, and cool running aircraft-grade aluminum housing. More than just a pretty face, the Envoy Pro Elektron is IP67 rated so you can work in the dirtiest and wettest environments. And if you happen to drop this tiny but mighty drive onto a driveway or parking lot, the crushproof Envoy Pro Elektron can be rolled over multiple times without damage.
Secure It All
If you have sensitive client project files or personal information that requires access permission, the Envoy Pro Elektron is fully compatible with macOS and Windows built-in encryption so you can add peace of mind password security to your data.
Store from Minutes to Millions
All the features and “technospeak” of an external drive don’t mean a thing if you don’t know how much of a particular file type it can hold. For every 1TB of Envoy Pro Elektron drive capacity, you can store up to any of the following4:
  • 200,000 photos
  • 250,000 standard quality songs
  • 38,000 high quality songs
  • 200 high-definition movies
  • 41.6 hours of GoPro 4K footage
  • 4.3 million MS Office documents
  • 24+ PS4/Xbox games
  1. 1011MB/s Sequential read/write (max) performance based on testing an OWC Aura Pro P13 equipped Envoy Pro Elektron connected to an iMac Pro Late 2017 (iMacPro1,1) with 32GB RAM and 3.2GHz processor running AJA System Test (4K-Full resolution, 64GB file size, 10bit RGB codec, single file test) and Diglloyd DiskTester (fill-volume test)
  2. Envoy Pro Elektron is water resistant for up to 30 minutes at < 1 meter
  3. LED functionality may vary depending on user installed SSD in 0GB enclosure
  4. Storage examples for illustrative purposes only. Individual results may be different based on variety of factors including specific file size and format, settings, features, software and other factors. Storage estimates based on the following:
    • 10-megapixel camera with 5MB image sizes
    • 4-minute average 4MB MP3 songs
    • 4-minute average uncompressed Apple Lossless (ALAC) songs
    • 1080p HD videos with 5GB average file size
    • 60FPS 24GB/hr
    • 250KB average MS Office document file size
    • 40GB average game sizes

Product Specifications

Specifications
  • Standard Mechanism
    • (1) OWC 480GB Aura P13 NVMe M.2 2242 SSD
    • *1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5-10% less). The actual total capacity will depend on your own defined file settings/preferences.
    • **OWC reserves the right to replace or upgrade to equivalent or better components.
  • Bootable
    • Mac only
  • Chipset
    • Asmedia ASM-2362
  • Drive Interface
    • NVMe M.2
  • Certifications
    • BSMI
    • CE
    • FCC
    • VCCI
    • RCM
  • Data Transfer Rate (Maximum)
    • USB 3.2 Gen 2 : 10 Gb/s (or 1250 MB/s)
  • Plug and Play
    • Yes
Compatibility
  • Mac OS Compatibility
    • macOS 10.12 Sierra
    • macOS 10.13 High Sierra
    • macOS 10.14 Mojave
    • macOS 10.15 Catalina
  • PC OS Compatibility
    • Windows 10 64-bit Edition
    • Windows Server 2016
  • Linux OS Compatibility
    • Yes
  • Other OS Compatibility
    • Chrome OS
    • iPadOS 13 or later
    • Android 10 or later
  • Other Requirements
    • NVMe M.2 SSD with 2242 form factor and M-Key connector
  • Host Port Requirements
    • Thunderbolt 3 or later
    • USB-C (10Gb/s recommended)
    • USB Type-A (10Gb/s recommended)
  • Driver Required
    • No
Power
  • Power Supply
    • Bus-powered
  • External Power Adapter
    • No
Physical
  • Number of Bays
    • 1
  • Device Ports
    • (1) USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Port up to 10Gb/s (1250MB/s) - USB 2.0/3.0 backwards compatible
  • Security Slot
    • No
  • Power/Activity LED
    • Yes
  • Housing Color
    • Silver
  • Housing Material
    • Aluminum
  • Dimensions
    • Height: 1.2 cm (0.5 in)
    • Length: 7.6 cm (3.0 in)
    • Width: 5.2 cm (2.0 in)
  • Weight
    • 85.0 g (0.19 lbs)
Environmental
  • Ambient Temperature
    • Operating: 41°F to 95°F (5°C to 35°C)
    • Non-Operating: -4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C)
  • Altitude
    • Operating: -304.8 m to 3,048.0 m (-1,000 ft to 10,000 ft)
    • Non-Operating: -304.8 m to 12,192.0 m (-1,000 ft to 40,000 ft)
  • Humidity
    • Operating: 8% to 90% non-condensing
    • Non-Operating: 5% to 95% non-condensing
Acoustics
  • Noise
    • 0dB

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Includes

  • (1) OWC Envoy Pro Elektron
  • (1) USB-C cable with tethered Type-A adapter
  • (1) Quick start guide
  • 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty
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