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Details about  SSD Upgrade Kit for Apple Mac Pro - OS X Bootable, SATA III, PCI Express 2.0

Speeds up to 400 MB/s, Bootable, For 2006-2012 Mac Pros

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SSD Upgrade Kit for Apple Mac Pro - OS X Bootable, SATA III, PCI Express 2.0
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Max Transfer Rate PCIE 1.0: 200 MB/s (Read), 175 MB/s (Write)
PCI-E: 2.0, 1.0 Mac Pro Bootable: 2006-2012 Mac Pros
SSD Included: No SATA: SATA III
Max Transfer Rate PCIE 2.0: 400 MB/s (Read), 350 MB/s (Write)
 
Enable drive speeds of up to 400 MB/s on your Mac Pro
SSD Upgrade Kit for Apple Mac Pro - OS X Bootable, SATA III, PCI Express 2.0
This listing is for one brand new SSD (Solid State Drive) SATA III Upgrade Kit for Apple Mac Pro 2006-2012 desktop towers. Note that this product is not compatible with the 2013 Mac Pro.

A 2.5" SSD or HDD mounted on this adapter can be used as a boot or data drive on all Mac Pros!

This kit does NOT include the SSD itself - only the SSD adapter card is included. You can use this product with any standard 2.5" SSD on the market.

Also please see the even faster version of this product, the Superspeed SSD Upgrade Kit for Mac Pro.

Also be sure to check out the new Dual SSD Superspeed Upgrade Kit for Mac Pro.

Why You Need this Product

A Solid State Drive (SSD) is arguably the single most cost effective way to speed up your computer.

Especially when used as a boot volume, you will experience noticeably faster system booting, application launching, and file loading. A generally snappier desktop makes computing more enjoyable, and a good SSD can be added to your system far more easily than upgrading the CPU, for instance.

Unfortunately, SSD drives pose some special challenges for Mac Pro users. First of all, the Mac Pro's internal hard drive bays are too big for 2.5" SSD drives, so you need a special tray to mount an SSD inside the bay.

Even worse is the fact that once you have the SSD installed, it will be limited to inferior transfer speeds due to the outdated SATA II protocol. The most you'll get out of your drive bay SATA ports is about 275/255 MB/s (read/write).

Today's SSD drives are capable of extremely fast transfer speeds. Why hobble your SSD with an inferior connection?

Give Your Mac Wings

This innovative product solves both problems in one stroke. Simply mount your 2.5" SSD onto this card, then pop it into one of your Mac Pro's empty PCI-E slots. Due to the onboard SATA III controller, you now have access to your SSD at speeds of up to 400 MB/sec (PCIE 2.0), without touching your existing drive bays!

Installation

No drivers required! Simply plug your SSD into this unit, fastening it down with the included hold-down screws, then install the unit into one of your Mac Pro's available expansion slots. When you boot up with your new SSD installed, you'll be automatically directed to Disk Utility to format your drive for Mac.

30 Day Guarantee and 1 Year Warranty

I'm so sure you're going to be happy with this product, I'm offering a full 30 day money satisfaction back guarantee. If you're not absolutely 100% satisfied, you'll be able to return it within the first 30 days for a full refund. This product also comes with a one year warranty.

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Compatibility

The SSD (Solid State Drive) SATA III Upgrade Kit is compatible with all Apple Mac Pro 2006-2012 computers. Note that this product is not compatible with the 2013 Mac Pro.


What you will receive:

-One brand new SSD (Solid State Drive) SATA III Upgrade Kit for the Apple Mac Pro 2006-2012 desktop tower
-One quick start installation guide, along with mounting screws for your 2.5" SSD
-SSD
not included with this product. You will need your own SSD.

Product Details / FAQ
-400/350 MB/s is the practical read/write limit of this product in a PCIE 2.0 compatible slot, using the DiskTester benchmark.
-200/175 MB/s is the read/write limit in a PCIE 1.0 slot. (All slots in the 2006/2007 Mac Pro, and slots 3-4 in the 2008 Mac Pro.)

-Yes, sleep is fully supported in OS X.
-Yes, Windows is supported by this device, but not the Bootcamp installer. (Connect the drive to one of the Mac Pro's standard internal SATA ports to install Windows, then move the drive to this unit once the install is complete.)
-This product is compatible with
2.5" SATA Drives only; 3.5" drives are not supported.
-Transfer speeds depend on which SSD you use, and different benchmarks result in different values.
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This is not an official Apple-branded product. This item is sold in bulk/OEM packaging, and there will be no retail box included.

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The shipping rates are detailed in this auction, and if you want expedited shipping, please select that on the purchase page screen. Please note that Express shipping does not always mean overnight, and the USPS recommends that you check their web site for shipping times from one zip code to another. If you have any special requests concerning shipment, please let me know before you make your purchase, or at the time of purchase at the very latest.

International customers: I highly recommend the Express shipping option for international shipments, as it's usually only $10 more, it gets there quicker and has much better tracking. I do my best to smooth the customs process, but in the end you are 100% responsible for any import duties paid. Please note that in rare cases packages take days or even weeks to clear customs, and I will not be held responsible for this.

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I strive to maintain a perfect feedback rating, in all areas. If for some reason my service to you is not in the 100% positive area, please let me know, and I will attempt to rectify it. I'm very serious about this, and I'm totally dedicated to providing a positive experience to my customers.

If you have any questions at all, feel free to contact me! Good luck, and happy bidding!
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