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.