Blazing Fast PCIe Storage - The Ultimate Performance Storage Upgrade
Create your best work, faster than ever before. Mercury Accelsior Pro Q offers ultra-fast PCIe storage to take your creative workflow to the next level. Step up to the fastest Mac Pro you've ever experienced - With phenomenal data speeds up to 1293 MB/s, Mercury Accelsior Pro Q makes high-demand creative tasks a breeze.
Mercury Accelsior Pro Q delivers a gigantic speed boost to virtually any system. Streamline your workflow and say goodbye to frustrating render wait-times, dropped frames and spinning beachballs. With this much bandwidth, you can preview, render and process files at full resolution, in real-time. The bottom line is you create much more and wait much less.
Mercury Accelsior Pro Q installs in a snap in any available PCIe x8 slot in your 2008-2012 Mac Pro or OWC Mercury Helios. Download the driver and you're up and running in a flash.
The Mercury Accelsior Pro Q is proudly designed in Austin, Texas USA and undergoes a rigorous 7-stage testing procedure including 100% burn-in, resulting in unwavering dependability. OWC back the Mercury Accelsior Pro Q with a full 3-year limited warranty.
- Up to 1293MB/s sustained speeds
- Preview, render and process files faster
- PCIe 2.0 x 8 SSD
- Easy DIY Install
- 3 Year Warranty
This video shows how to install the OWC Mercury Accelsior Pro Q into the Mac Pro Early 2008 model.
This video shows how to install the OWC Mercury Accelsior Pro Q into Mac Pro 2009-2012 models.
Compatible with the Macs listed below.
- Software Requirements
- OS X 10.9 or later. Driver required for OS X.
- Windows 7 or later. Driver auto-detected and installed for Windows (internet connection required)
- Hardware Requirements
- Mac - MacPro3,1 or MacPro4,1 or MacPro5,1 (must use one of the two 16x slots)
- PC - Desktop PC with an available PCIe 2.0 or higher slot, with 8x or 16x lanes
- PCIe Chassis - Compatible with OWC Helios (current drivers required)
- Not bootable on Mac or PC
- Sequential (Compressible Data) - 1450 MB/s Read. 1362 MB/s Write
- Sequential (Incompressible Data) - 1293 MB/s Read. 794 MB/s Write.
- Random Read/Write - 96K IOPS Read. 56K IOPS Write.
- Interface (Chipset)
- Flash Controller: Sandforce 2281
- RAID Controller: LSI SAS2308
- Designed to operate silently
What's in the box?
- 480GB Accelisor Pro Q SSD
- SATA Power Cable
- Assembly Manual & User Guide
- 3 Year Warranty