OWC “Data Doubler” Adds 1TB of Storage to MacBook, MacBook Pro

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The “Data Doubler” kit by OWC is now available; each kit can add 1TB of internal storage so users can upgrade their 2009-2011 MacBook Pro or older 2008-2010 MacBook models. The kit comes with the 2.5-inch Samsung Spinpoint M8 SATA hard drive at 5400rpm. It also comes with a bracket, interposer board, screws, 5-piece toolkit, and an installation guide. The bracket comes equipped with a PCB circuit board.

Samsung Spinpoint M8 hard drive specs:

  • SATA 3Gb/s
  • Formatted capacity: 931GB
  • Cache: 8MB
  • 12.0ms seek time, 5.6ms avg. latency
  • Dimensions: 9.5mm (H) x 69.75mm (W) x 100.3mm (L)
  • Weight: 107g (0.235 lbs)
  • Drive itself comes with a 3-year Samsung warranty

Details and specifications about the kit can be viewed from the product page on OWC’s website. The kit is currently being sold on the website for $175 and comes with a 1-year limited warranty.



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