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Axiom Memory Signature III for Mac - Solid state drive - 480 GB - internal - 2.5" - SATA 6Gb/s - for Apple Mac Pro (Early 2009, Mid 2010, Mid 2012) (AMPSSDA32480-AX)

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Axiom Signature III for Mac - Solid state drive - 480 GB - internal - 2.5" - SATA 6Gb/s - for Apple Mac Pro (Early 2009, Mid 2010, Mid 2012)
  • MacMall Part #: 9391702 
  • Manufacturer Part #: AMPSSDA32480-AX 
  • UPC: 845282075380 
  • Platform: Universal 

Product Features:

Axioms Mac Pro Signature III SSD offers higher I/O performance by using 6Gb SATA-III technology versus the previous 3Gb versions. Using Async MLC NAND Flash provides lower costs and higher performance benefits that are far superior to standard hard drives and earlier SSD generations.

With features like SandForce DuraClass technology, ultra-efficient block management and wear leveling, intelligent “recycling”, best-in-class error correction (ECC), SandForce RAISE™ (Redundant Array of Independent Silicon Elements) and 256-bit AES compliant, component based data encryption its one of the most durable & reliable SSD chipsets on the market today.

  • Lifetime Performance – will not degrade over time
  • TRIM support (O/S support required)
  • Mac OSX
  • Ultra-efficient Block Management and Wear Leveling
  • Mac Pro 2009 & Newer compatibility. All Mac Pro Signature Series SSDs include a proprietary adapter bracket to adapt the 2.5” SSD to the Mac Pro hard drive socket.

Product Details:


Host Interface
SATA 6Gb/s, 3.0Gb/s support and 1.5Gb/s support
Native Command Queuing: 32
SMART attribute List: Extended

Sequential Read up to 540MB/s
Sequential Write up to 450 MB/s
Random Read IOPS @ 4K blocks: up to 50K
Random Write IOPS @ 4K blocks: up to 50K

Flash Memory Support
Supports Async MLC type
Number of Flash Buses: 8

Power Consumption
Typical (mW) <4W
Sleep/Slumber: <200mW

MTTF (PoH): 2M
Up to 24 9-bit Symbols Correction per 512 9-bit Symbol
Non-recoverable Read Errors: (Less than 1 sector per bits read) 10^16

Operating Temperature 0°C to 70°C

256-bit AES compliant Data Encryption
User Selectable Password (if BIOS supported)
Secure Erase (Factory Reset – ATA)

Physical Specs
Dimensions: 100mm x 70.0mm x 9.5mm
Weight: 30 g

ECCN: 5A992.c
HTS: 8523.51.0000


Technical Specs

Device Type Solid state drive - internal
Capacity 480 GB
NAND Flash Memory Type Multi-level cell (MLC)
Form Factor 2.5" x 1/8H
Interface SATA 6Gb/s
Features Native Command Queuing (NCQ), TRIM support, RAISE technology, SandForce DuraClass, asynchronous flash memory, Error Correction Code (ECC) , S.M.A.R.T., 256-bit AES
Width 2.8 in
Depth 3.9 in
Height 0.4 in
Weight 1.06 oz
Drive Transfer Rate 600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate 540 MBps (read) / 450 MBps (write)
4KB Random Read 50000 IOPS
4KB Random Write 50000 IOPS
MTBF 2,000,000 hours
Expansion & Connectivity
Interfaces 1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bays 1 x internal - 2.5" x 1/8H
Compliant Standards FCC
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 5 years warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 5 years
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 158 °F
Compatibility Information
Designed For Apple Mac Pro (Early 2009, Mid 2010, Mid 2012)
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