OWC Aura Pro NT 480GB PCIe NVMe SSD for 2016-2017 TB3 non-Touchbar Macbook Pro


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Today’s apps and OS updates require more space to install. Video and photo resolutions are also increasing in size, which in turn makes file sizes bigger. The OWC Aura Pro NT 480GB PCIe NVMe SSD is the best choice you can make to give your MacBook Pro the capacity to do more. With enough space to store all your data and pro-level performance, the Aura Pro NT is an ideal option for a MacBook Pro upgrade. This high-performance SSD will keep your Mac running optimally for years, at a fraction of the cost of buying a new model MacBook.

The Aura Pro NT’s advanced flash management and SLC caching technologies enable you to rip through production-level audio, design, and photography workflows. Easily get through everyday file transfers and backups at speeds of up to 2720MB/s. The OWC Aura Pro NT 480GB PCIe NVMe SSD is specifically designed to work with the late-2016 and mid-2017 versions of the MacBook Pro 13″ with Retina displays.


  • Store and access all your data
  • Pro Level Performance
  • Up to 2720MB/s
  • Advanced Technology
  • Designed for MacBook Pro 13″ Retina (late-2016 and mid-2017)


  • Capacity: 480GB
  • Formatted Capacity: 447GiB
  • Form Factor: Custom Blade
  • Storage Interface: PCIe 3.1 x4, NVMe 1.3
  • Controller: Phison E13T with 7% over-provisioning
  • NAND Flash Components: Synchronous Triple-Level Cell (TLC) 3D NAND Flash
  • S.M.A.R.T. Attributes: Standard attributes supported
  • Nonrecoverable Read Errors: 1 per 1016 bits read
  • MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures): 1,500,000 hours
  • Wear Leveling: Supported
  • TRIM Support: OS Dependent
  • Security:
    • TCG Pyrite
    • TCG Opal
  • Mac OS Compatibility:
    • macOS 10.14 Mojave
    • macOS 10.15 Catalina
    • macOS 11.x Big Sur
    • macOS 12.x Monterey
  • Ambient Temperature:
    • Operating: 32°F to 158°F (0°C to 70°C)
    • Non-Operating: -40°F to 185°F (-40°C to 85°C)
  • Shock: Non-Operating: 1500 G max
  • RoHS Compliant: Yes


  • OWC Aura Pro NT 480GB PCIe NVMe SSD – White x1
  • OWC Pentalobe P5 Screwdriver x1
  • OWC Torx T5 Screwdriver x1
  • OWC Guitar Pick Tool x1
  • Newertech Nylon Probe(Spudger Tool) x1
  • OWC 40mm Suction Cup x1
  • Quick Start Guide x1

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