The complete solution for your 2009-2010 iMac. Add an SSD to your hard drive equipped iMac to experience faster booting, near instant application launches and lightning fast data transfer speeds. With incredible sustained data speeds, up to 100X greater data protection than enterprise class Hard Disk Drives, and RAISE technology for RAID like data protection and reliability, the OWC Mercury 3G SSD line delivers unbeatable performance. OWC's in-line solution is the only hardware digital thermal sensor on the market allowing a third-party SATA drive to be installed in your iMac. A convenient, plug-and-play cable, the In-line Digital Thermal Sensor eliminates fan noise and maintains proper system fan control through the iMac's System Management Controller. This innovative device is designed specifically for the iMac, requires no software hacks and ensures compatibility with Apple's built-in diagnostic processes. The NewerTech AdaptaDrive has been benchmark test proven to deliver the same data transfer rates as is experienced when a drive is connected directly to the SATA data bus. The AdaptaDrive doesn't create a bottleneck or any performance throttling, delivering pure data pass-through performance and drive use convenience from any 2.5" SATA 1.5Gb/s, 3Gb/s, or 3Gb/s hard drive or SSD. Please note, that before attempting to perform this installation, it is recommended you watch the associated instructional video in its entirety to determine your ability to perform this complex procedure. OWC assumes no responsibility for damage that may occur during the install.
Add a high-performance SSD to your iMac.
No software hacks required, Backed by Free DIY install videos and expert support, 3 year OWC SSD Limited Warranty
DIY Upgrade Bundle OWC Mercury Electra 3G SSD + NewerTech AdaptaDrive + In-line Thermal Sensor. Includes all the tools to upgrade a 2009 - 2010 iMac's factory HDD with a high performance OWC SSD.
Product Specifications: SandForce 2181 Series Processor w/ 7% Over Provisioning, Tier 1 Asynchronous MLC NAND Flash Memory, Form Factor: Standard 7mm 2.5". Interface: SATA 3Gb/s. RAID Support: Qualified for single drive and multiple drive production workstation RAID 0/1/10/0+1 and SPAN usage, RoHS Compliant, Unformatted
Includes OWC Mercury 3G SSD, AdaptaDrive 2.5" to 3.5" Drive Converter Bracket, 4x 2.5" drive to bracket mounting screws, 4x Bracket to 3.5" drive bay mounting screws, In-line Digital Thermal Sensor Cable, 2x NewerTech 2.25" Suction Cup, Torx T10s driver, Torx T8s driver, NewerTech pry tool, Microfiber scratch-free cloth, 4x 2.5" drive to bracket mounting screws, 4x Bracket to 3.5" drive bay mounting screws, AdaptaDrive Assembly Manual & User Guide, 3 year OWC SSD Limited Warranty