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OWC offers 2TB Mercury Electra SSD with 490MB/s read speeds

Other World Computing offers up 2TB SSD with 490MB/s read and 471MB/s write.

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Published Mon, Jan 25 2016 2:29 AM CST   |   Updated Mon, Oct 19 2020 8:16 PM CDT

Other World Computing (OWC), also known as MacSales, isn't solely about pimping out your Apple PC, announcing in a recent press release that it's launching a 2.0TB SSD before the close of January.

OWC offers 2TB Mercury Electra SSD with 490MB/s read speeds | TweakTown.com

The 2TB Mercury Electra offers SATA 3.0 6G read speeds of 490MB/s sustained, 128/256-bit AES encryption, MLC flash, a three-year warranty and the largest capacity that OWC has on offer. While also offering read speeds of up to 471MB/s, this drive has been "designed from the ground up for heavy-duty use," says OWC founder and CEO Larry Conner.

Available before the end of January 2016, this drive will set back consumers $799.99 on release and can be bought directly from MacSales.

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