Tag Archives: Mercury Extreme
Testing: RAID 0 in a...
Among the different configuration options available when using the OWC Data Doubler in your MacBook or MacBook Pro is setting both drives to function as a RAID 0 (striped)...

2011 MBP Optical Bay Only 3Gb/s?...
Since their release, people have been asking whether the 2011 MacBook Pros can use a 6Gb/s SATA drive at full speed in the optical bay, via an adapter such...

OWC Offers Fix For 2011 17″...
In preparation for our official OWC Mercury EXTREME Pro 6G SSD introduction next week, our team has been focused of all aspects of performance of it and including (of...

First reviews of the Extreme Pro...
We are so excited about the new OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD that we did a pre-shipping test to four highly-respected independent review labs—BareFeats, Mac Performance Guide, The...


Mercury Extreme SSD makes fast new...
by Peter Schmalfeldt – Satisfied OWC Customer I got my new 17” MacBook Pro the other day, but before it even hit my doorstep, I already had plans for some...

Not All SSDs Are Created Equal:...
We want to be very clear right up front about what goes into an OWC SSD and what you should expect from a Solid State Drive marketed as “high...

Win a 40GB OWC Mercury Extreme...
We’ve gone on and on about how our SandForce processor based OWC Mercury Extreme™ Pro SSDs have seem to be universally held in high regard by reviewers, including the...

OWC SSD Turns A Great Computer...
I’d like to tell you the story of how I turned a great computer into an incredible computer. While I spend my days helping our loyal OWC customers get...


Make your Mercury Extreme SSD Even...
We all know that, when installed individually, the OWC Mercury Extreme SSDs are amazingly fast. Want to make them faster? Try putting them in a RAID 0 via a...

More OWC SSD speed tests –...
Since our original SSD Shootout back in February, we evaluated our tests and decided to update them. While we still found that the OWC Mercury Extreme Pro SSD significantly...