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OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 120GB

OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 120GB
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2 reviews

Apr, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 2 expert reviews from international sources. The average review date is Jul 29, 2010. We have compared these reviews to 190439 reviews from other Solid-State Drives. Last update: Apr 23, 2018.

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Expert review by : Jake Mete (pureoverclock)

OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 120GB


Sleek looking SSD with excellent performance.

The single biggest bottleneck in modern systems is indeed the traditional plattered hard drive, and using an SSD in your system will make such a difference that you'll want to cry if faced with having to use an HDD afterwards. No exaggeration, the...

Aug, 2010

Expert review by : AkG (

OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 120GB Solid State Drive Review


OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 120GB Solid State Drive Review Manufacturer's Product Page: Click Here Part Number: OWCSSDMX120 Warranty: 3 Years Price: about

TRIM capable ; Good read & write performance ; Excellent customer service ; 120GB of space ; Good looks ; Simply amazing price

Performance doesn't stand out from other Sandforce drives ; Availability is next to nil here in Canada (you'll have to order from south of the border)

Please note that this conclusion has been modified on launch date after it became apparent that the actual retail price of the Mercury was

Jul, 2010

Product Specifications


Color of product:Blue
Internal: Yes
SSD form factor:2.5"

Energy Management

Power consumption (read):3
Power consumption (standby):1.2
Power consumption (write):3

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Storage temperature range (T-T):-55 - 150

Other Features

Device connectivity:Wired
Internal: Yes


Access Time:0.1
Bytes per sector:512
Data Transfer Rate:6
ECC: Yes
RAID support: Yes
Random read (4KB):60000
Random write (4KB):60000
Read Speed:559
S.M.A.R.T. support: Yes
Security algorithms:128-bit AES, 256-bit AES
Solid-state drive capacity:120
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:Serial ATA III
TRIM support: Yes
Write Speed:527


Power consumption (read):3
Power consumption (standby):1.2
Power consumption (write):3


Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Technical Details

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Storage temperature (T-T):-55 - 150
Storage temperature range (T-T):-55 - 150

Weight & Dimensions