OWC Mercury Elite Pro mini FireWire 800/400+USB2+eSATA Bus-Powered Enclosure Solution
0GB for Apple MacBook Air 2010 & 2011 Flash Drive (SSD)
Mac / PC / eSATA / FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 & 1.1
High performance and Plug and Play data storage/ backup
reliability with a fanless, bus powered design.
The Mercury Elite Pro mini Portable Storage Solution delivers up to 300MB/s data transfer speeds for demanding data storage and backup needs. All that performance resides in an impact resistant, heat dissipating 5.5 in (L) x 3.8 in (W) x 1.1 in (H) brushed aluminum enclosure with super quiet operation.
When you want high style in high performance storage, look no further than the Mercury Elite Pro mini. Install your own 2.5" SATA hard drive into a shock resistant portable aluminum enclosure. The Mercury Elite Pro mini is ready to go wherever you need an A/V, Digital Photography, Professional Music, Graphics, General Data, and Time Machine ready storage solution.
After making your 2010-2011 MacBook Air better than new with an OWC Mercury Aura® Pro Express SSD, "re-task" the replaced Apple factory SSD with the OWC External Enclosure Kit Solution. It's a unique and easy DIY solution that comes ready for you to simply "plug in" your factory SSD for immediate use as a high performance, bus powered external drive.
Bus powered and portable, the Mercury Elite Pro mini delivers up to 300MB/s data transfer speeds from your factory SSD for demanding data storage and backup needs. All that performance resides in an impact resistant, heat dissipating 5.5 in (L) x 3.8 in (W) x 1.1 in (H) brushed aluminum enclosure with super quiet fanless operation. It's ready to go wherever you need an A/V, Digital Photography, Professional Music, Graphics, General Data, and/or Time Machine ready storage solution.
Everything's included for an easy 2-step installation:
- Plug the factory SSD module into the special SATA adapter already installed in the OWC Enclosure Solution.
- Attach the other end of the factory SSD module to the mounting stanchion secured to the OWC enclosure's drive bay.
Just two simple steps, less than two minutes, and no special tools needed to transform your factory SSD into fast and reliable external storage capacity!
The OWC Mercury Elite Pro mini enclosure solution provides an ultra-portable, totally bus powered design to reuse your Apple factory SSD. Key features include:
- Mac and PC compatible
- Compact size: 3.8(W) x 5.5(D) x 1.1(H)
- Lightweight: 11.5 ounces empty case
- Bus powered or may be powered with AC adapter
- Fully utilize the MacBook Air SSD's 200MB/s speed capability via eSATA which offers speeds up to 300MB/s
- Super quiet fanless operation
- Ultra-protective Shock Isolation System
- Includes carrying case, all interface connection cables, and one year complete solution warranty
*When using eSATA connection, the use of a powered FireWire port or optional AC Adapter
(not included) is required when using FireWire or USB connection, the Elite Pro mini autoswitches to bus power via FireWire or USB connection.
*IMPORTANT NOTE: The OWC Mercury Elite Pro mini enclosure has been specifically designed for use ONLY with the factory SSD found installed in Apple MacBook Air 2010 and 2011 models. Do NOT attempt to install or use the OWC Aura SSD in the Envoy as you can damage the Aura drive, the Envoy enclosure or both and such damage is not covered under warranty. To transfer data from the Apple SSD in the Envoy to the Aura SSD in the computer, please visit this link (http://eshop.macsales.com/tech_center/format2011/