Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,726 Reviews & Articles | 46,153 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: AMD's dual Fiji chip spotted as Radeon R9 Gemini, is this the Fury X2?

OWC Introduces Mount Pro 2.5-inch Drive Sled For Adding Any 2.5-inch SATA Drive To 2009-2010 Apple Mac Pro

Posted: Apr 7, 2011 3:13 pm | Storage Press Releases

OWC Introduces Mount Pro 2.5" Drive Sled For Adding Any 2.5" SATA Drive To 2009-2010 Apple Mac Pro


$24.99 powder coated aircraft grade aluminum bracket with lifetime warranty offers easy addition of 2.5" hard disk drive or Solid State Drive to Apple Mac Pro 'Nehalem' & 'Westmere' models


April 7, 2011 Woodstock, IL -- Other World Computing (OWC®), a leading zero emissions Mac® and PC technology company today announced the OWC Mount Pro drive sled for adding any 2.5" Serial ATA (SATA) hard disk drive or Solid State Drive (SSD) to 2009 and later Apple Mac Pro 'Nehalem' & 'Westmere' models. Manufactured with the highest quality processes and materials including powder coated aircraft grade aluminum, the $24.99 MSRP bracket comes backed by a lifetime warranty.




Offers Plug & Play Addition Of Performance Boosting OWC SSD


Mac Pro owners seeking to dramatically increase system performance can use the Mount Pro to add one of the fastest SSDs on the market, the OWC Mercury Extreme Pro SSD, and experience data rates up to 285MB/s. The bracket comes with four drive mounting screws and replaces an existing 3.5" drive tray. The OWC Mount Pro perfectly aligns the SATA connector on the mounted 2.5" drive into the back plane SATA ports on the Mac Pro.


Looks And Runs Cool


With a highly durable blue powder coated finish, the OWC Mount Pro looks great while also offering at a glance verification of which Mac Pro drive bays contain 2.5" form factor drives. The open design of the Mount Pro aids in drive heat dissipation.


Proclaimed The "Best Solution" By Leading Mac Performance Site


Leading Mac testing and benchmarking site,, called the OWC Mount Pro "By far the best mounting solution yet for installing up to four 2.5" drives into a Mac Pro. The sled bolts the drive in securely and allows far superior air flow to any other design." To read the complete review comments, visit:


Immediately Available At $24.99, SSDs Available From $99.97


The OWC Mount Pro is immediately available priced at $24.99 MSRP from Other World Computing at It is compatible with all 2009 and later Apple Mac Pros with Model ID 4,1 and 5,1. For more information on the OWC Mount Pro, visit: For more information on OWC Mercury Extreme Pro SSDs, visit:


For more information on nearly 200 upgrades and accessories from OWC for the Apple Mac Pro, visit:


"These high quality brackets really make adding a 2.5" drive to a 2009 and later Mac Pro Plug and Play easy," said Larry O'Connor, Founder and CEO, Other World Computing. "When you consider the dramatic results adding an OWC Mercury Extreme Pro SSD to a Mac Pro can achieve, the OWC Mount Pro is really the key to unlocking Mac Pro performance."


About Other World Computing (OWC)


Other World Computing (OWC) has been providing quality hardware products and support to the computer industry since 1988 and features one of the largest online catalogs of computer, iPod®, iPhone®, and iPad® enhancement products through its e-commerce portal As a member of the Apple Developer Program, OWC also provides extensive US based technical support for Macintosh users around the world as well as Internet access via and


Related Tags

Got an opinion? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases