Transcend JetDrive 520 480GB SSD

Transcend JetDrive 520 480GB SSD

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Transcend JetDrive 520 480GB SATA III SSD Upgrade Kit for Macbook Air SSD (Mid 2012) TS480GJDM520

Max Seq. Read: 495MB/s, Max Seq. Write: 427MB/s
Next-generation SATA III 6Gb/s interface
Free download of Jet Drive Toolbox SSD monitoring software
External enclosure is fully compatible with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and Hi-Speed USB 2.0
SSD upgrade kit included
Dual color LED indicator (Power, data transfer and USB 3.0/2.0 connection)
Operating Temperature 32F-158F
Repurpose original SSD into external SSD

Technical Details
Size: 480 GB
Hard Drive: 480 GB

Product Details
Size: 480 GB
Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 0.4 x 1.1 inches ; 2.1 ounces
Shipping Weight: 8 ounces
Item model number: TS480GJDM520

Product Description
Size: 480 GB
Transcend JetDrive 520 960 GB Internal Solid State Drive TS480GJDM520 Hard Drives (*)

From the Manufacturer
Transcend JetDrive 520 480GB SATA III SSD Upgrade Kit

Transcend’s JetDrive 520 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.

Guaranteed Compatibility & Reliability
Transcend’s JetDrive 520 has been fully tested for 100% compatibility with Mid 2012 MacBook Air models. To assure robust, long-life durability and guaranteed performance, all Transcend SSDs are manufactured using only premium quality NAND Flash memory chips and are comprehensively tested for compatibility, speed and reliability.

At a Glance:
Next-generation SATA III 6Gb/s interface
Available in 240GB, 480GB and 960GB capacities
Free download of JetDrive Toolbox SSD monitoring software
External enclosure is fully compatible with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 & Hi-Speed USB 2.0

Faster Performance and More Storage Space
Transcend’s JetDrive 520 features the next-generation SATA III 6Gb/s interface to deliver lightning-fast transfer speeds of up to 500MB/s read and 430MB/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 520 gives you faster system response and application launch times. Available in 240GB and 480GB capacities, the JetDrive 520 is large enough to handle data-intensive applications and store all your files.

SSD Upgrade Kit – Easy to Install
The JetDrive 520 comes with a handy SSD upgrade kit that makes upgrading your MacBook Air easier than ever. It takes just 6 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 520 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.

*MacBook Air Late 2010 model only supports SATA II 3Gb/s. The transfer speeds vary by models.

Brand : Transcend
Series : JetDrive 520
Model : TS480GJDM520
Device Type : Internal / External Solid State Drive (SSD)
Used For : Consumer

Capacity : 480GB
Memory Components : MLC
Interface : USB 3.0 / SATA 6Gb/s

Max Sequential Read : Up to 495 MBps
Max Sequential Write : Up to 427 MBps

Operating Temperature : 0°C ~ 70°C

Dimensions & Weight
Height : 10.8mm
Width : 28.2mm
Depth : 130.0mm
Weight : 60g

Package Content : JetDrive 520 MacBook Air SSDExternal USB 3.0 Aluminum HousingUSB 3.0 CableTravel PouchQuick Installation GuideWarranty CardMacBook Air 5-Point Pentalobe P5 ScrewdriverT5 Torx Screwdriver
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts : 3 years

Additional Information


For Apple Macbook


480 GB


Transcend SSD



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