Aura Pro X2
1.0TB NVMe SSD Upgrade Solution
For select 27" and 21.5" iMac models (Late 2013 - Current)
Aura Pro X2 is designed for the latest macOS versions (macOS High Sierra 10.13 and later), taking full advantage of the advanced features of APFS including: strong encryption, copy-on-write metadata, space sharing, cloning for files and directories, snapshots, fast directory sizing, atomic safe-save primitives, and improved file system fundamentals.
1.0TB Aura Pro X2 SSD Specifications:
Total Flash Memory Components: 1024GB
64 GB Allocated to real-time data redundancy and error correction
- The Aura Pro X2 is a high performance PCIe 3.1 x4 NVMe SSD capable of performing in excess of 3000MB/s in Macs with PCIe3.0 x4 SSD slot. Performance can vary depending on many factors, including the Mac model and its drive bus specifications. Please check the compatibility section and the detailed specs for your Mac model's drive bus specifications.
- Sequential read (max) performance numbers are based on testing with AJA System Test (4K-Full resolution, 64GB file size, 16bit RGBA codec, single file test) on a 2019 iMac 27" Retina 5K (iMac19,1).
- Sequential write (max) performance numbers are based on testing with AJA System Test (4K-Full resolution, 64GB file size, 16bit RGBA codec, single file test) on a 2017 iMac 21.5" Retina 4K (iMac18,2).
- Not compatible with Apple Boot Camp on late 2014 and later iMac models (15,1; 16,1; 16,2; 17,1; 18,1; 18,2; 18,3; 19,1; 19,2 model IDs)
- When upgrading from an AHCI SSD used in some older Mac models (2013-2014), you may observe a slight increase in boot times. Read the Knowledge Base article to learn more.
(27-inch Early 2019)
(21.5-inch Early 2019)
(27-inch Mid 2017)
(21.5-inch Mid 2017)
(27-inch Mid 2015)
(27-inch Late 2014)
(27-inch Late 2015)
- (1) Aura Pro X2 SSD
- (2) OWC 2-1/4" Suction Cup Blue
- (1) OWC Torx T10S Driver
- (1) OWC Torx T8S Driver
- (1) OWC Torx T5 Driver
- (1) OWC Phillips PH00 Driver
- (1) OWC Torx T25 Hex Key
- (1) NewerTech Pry Tool
- (1) OWC iMac Cutting Wheel for Display
- (1) OWC Blue Microfiber Screen Cleaning Wipe
- (1) Apple iMac A1418 21.5" Display Tape Set
- (1) Apple iMac A1419 27" Display Tape Set