Transcend JetDrive 500 - Solid state drive - 240 Product Details
Transcend's JetDrive 500 SATA III 6Gb/s MacBook Air SSD is ideal for professional photographers, videographers, and graphic artists looking to enhance the performance and capacity of their MacBook system, and includes an easy-to-use drive enclosure for converting your original SSD into a new USB 3.0 external storage device
Faster Performance and More Storage Space
Transcend's JetDrive 500 features the next-generation SATA III 6Gb/s interface to deliver lightning-fast transfer speeds of up to 495MB/s read and 427MB/s write. No matter whether you're a casual Mac user or are fond of more serious activities such as graphic design, video editing, and gaming, upgrading to the JetDrive 500 gives you faster system response and application launch times. Available in 240GB, 480GB and 960GB capacities, the JetDrive 500 is large enough to handle data-intensive applications and store all your files.
SSD Upgrade Kit – Easy to Install
The JetDrive 500 comes with a handy SSD upgrade kit that makes upgrading your MacBook Air easier than ever. It takes just six easy steps found on the Quick Installation Guide provided in the package to upgrade to your new Transcend JetDrive SSD complete with Mac operating system and all the data you wish to transfer.
JetDrive Toolbox SSD Monitoring Software
Transcend JetDrive Toolbox brings together the latest technology for determining the condition and optimizing performance of your JetDrive SSD into a single user-friendly tool. JetDrive Toolbox analyzes the health status of your Transcend SSD with S. M. A. R.T. technology and includes a convenient tool for enabling TRIM, which helps to maintain optimum write speeds and prevent long-term SSD wear.
Retask Your Original SSD – Sleek USB 3.0 External Enclosure
The JetDrive 500 SSD comes bundled with an elegant USB 3.0 external drive enclosure aesthetically designed to look like a natural extension of your MacBook Air system. In just a few simple steps, you can reuse your original SSD as a sleek new USB 3.0 external storage device to store and backup your documents, photos, music, and movies. The enclosure is made of durable aluminum. The result is a design that’s sturdy yet ultra light and easy to carry, and includes a handy travel pouch to protect the drive against scratches during transport. A bright LED indicator flashes during data transfer activity, and no external power or battery is required for operation. 1GB = 1 billion bytes. A certain portion of the storage capacity may be reserved for firmware and maintenance use.
*Performance varies by capacity, user hardware and system configuration. Please see Transcend website for additional warranty details and limitations.