OWC Accelsior S Storage Expansion With a Speed Boost - Add a 2.5" SATA 6G Drive to your Mac or PC (SSD not included)
OWC Accelsior S: PCIe to 2.5" 6Gb/s SATA SSD Host Adapter. Storage Expansion With a Speed Boost. Directly mount any standard 2.5" drive with speeds up to 550MB/s. No drivers required. 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty
Directly mount any standard 2.5" drive.
Up to 550 MB/s sustained speeds.
Enhance SATA 3Gb/s systems with SATA 6Gb/s support.
Easy installation. No drivers required.
Give Your Mac Pro Tower or PC a 6G Performance Boost
Accelsior S is the simple solution to add a high-speed SATA 6G drive to PCs or silver Mac Pro towers otherwise restricted to 3G architecture. Combined with a high-performance SSD, Accelsior S brings cutting edge 6G performance to your SATA 3G system.
Internal Storage Expansion at Lightning Speed
With more than 500 MB/s of throughput, the Accelsior S dual-lane PCIe 2.0 card delivers flexible storage expansion - with a speed boost - to your Mac or PC. Accelsior S is the perfect complement to OWC's Mercury family of high-performance SSD's, allowing for super-fast storage expansion.
Just Plug and Play
Mount a 2.5" drive to the Accelsior S, install in any available PCIe x4 (or greater) slot, and you're up and running with expanded high-speed storage. Use as a native, high-speed, boot drive or scratch-disk and boost capacity and performance. With no drivers or extra software needed, upgrading your PC or legacy Mac Pro tower with Accelsior S is a breeze.
OWC Accelsior PCIe 2.0 card
OWC Accelsior S Quick Start Guide
|Form Factor||full height, half-length|
|Interface||PCIe 2.0 x2|
|SMART Attributes||Depends on mechanism installed|
|AHCI Compliant||Yes - Plug and Play installation, no drivers required|
|Performance||Read: up to 550MB/s - this depends on mechanism installed
Write: 530MB/s - this depends on mechanism installed
|Operating system compatibility||Mac OS X 10.6 and up
Windows Server 2008 and higher
Not compatible as a Windows boot drive on a Mac
|Supported mechanisms||All 2.5" HDD and SSD SATA 1.5, 3.0, 6.0Gb/s|
Other DetailsMac Pro 12-Core (Mid 2012) (June, 2012) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 2.4GHz, 2.66GHz, 3.06GHz
Mac Pro 6-Core (Mid 2012) (June, 2012) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 3.33GHz
Mac Pro 4-Core (Mid 2012) (June, 2012) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 3.2GHz
Mac Pro 4-Core (Mid 2010) (July, 2010) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 2.8GHz, 3.2GHz
Mac Pro 12-Core (Mid 2010) (July, 2010) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 2.66GHz, 2.93GHz
Mac Pro 8-Core (Mid 2010) (July, 2010) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 2.4GHz
Mac Pro 6-Core (Mid 2010) (July, 2010) Model ID: MacPro5,1 | 3.33GHz
Mac Pro 8-Core (Early 2009) (March, 2009) Model ID: MacPro4,1 | 2.26GHz, 2.66GHz, 2.93GHz
Mac Pro 4-Core (Early 2009) (March, 2009) Model ID: MacPro4,1 | 2.66GHz, 2.93GHz, 3.33GHz
Mac Pro 8-Core (Early 2008) (January, 2008) Model ID: MacPro3,1 | 2.8GHz, 3.0GHz, 3.2GHz
Mac Pro 4-Core (Early 2008) (January, 2008) Model ID: MacPro3,1 | 2.8GHz
Mac Pro 8-core (Early 2007) (April, 2007) Model ID: MacPro2,1 | 3.0GHz
Mac Pro 4-core (Mid 2006) (August, 2006) Model ID: MacPro1,1 | 2.0GHz, 2.66GHz, 3.0GHz
Xserve (Late 2006) (August, 2006) Model ID: Xserve1,1 | dual 2.0GHz, dual 2.66GHz, dual 3.0GHz
Xserve (Early 2008) (January, 2008) Model ID: Xserve2,1 | 2.8GHz, dual 2.8GHz, dual 3.0GHz
Xserve Quad-Core (Early 2009) (April, 2009) Model ID: Xserve3,1 | 2.26GHz
Xserve 8-Core (Early 2009) (April, 2009) Model ID: Xserve3,1 | 2.26GHz, 2.66GHz, 2.93GHz
PC Desktops | Compatible with Intel / AMD Process based PCs capable with the specifications listed above.
PCIe capable servers | Compatible with PCIe expandable servers with the specifications listed above.
OWC Mercury Helios | Thunderbolt PCIe expansion chassis
HP DL 380 G7
HP DL 380 G8
Dell PowerEdge R620
Dell PowerEdge T620