OWC 240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD

Part Number: OWCMS8U3SSD240

OWC  240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD
  • OWC  240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD
  • OWC  240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD
  • OWC  240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD




Spindle Speed SSD
Capacity 240 GB
Interface USB 3.0 / FireWire 800
Warranty 3 Years
Power Bus-Powered
Capacity 240 GB
Interface USB 3.0 / FireWire 800
Warranty 3 Years
Capacity 240 GB
RAID Compatibility none
Interface USB 3.0 / Firewire 800
Bus-Powered Yes

240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD, USB 3.0 + FireWire 800 - OWCMS8U3SSD240

Get maximum storage in minimum space with a 2.5" SATA Mercury Electra 6G SSD hard drive enclosed in a sleek, super-quiet, fanless, impact-resistant acrylic enclosure that weighs less than 10.1 ounces. On-The-Go Pro incorporates shock-isolation technology to give maximum protection for your precious data inside. Bus-powered via USB 3.0 / FireWire 800 interfaces.

  • DuraWrite™ extends the endurance of your Solid State Drive (SSD).
  • Intelligent Block Management & Wear Leveling automatically distributes data evenly across the entire SSD.
  • Intelligent Read Disturb Management spreads the active read/write across the flash components eliminating data corruption caused by constant use.
  • Intelligent "Recycling" for advanced free space management gradually re-writes data across the SSD over time to ensure data never gets corrupted.
  • RAISE™ (Redundant Array of Independent Silicon Elements) protects the data on your drive similar to having a RAID setup.
  • Best-in-Class ECC Protection for longest data retention and drive life.

Key Features:

  • Compact 5.5"(D) x 3.5"(W) x 1"(H) size
  • Bus Powered from USB and/or FireWire interfaces, or power via available AC Adapter
  • Fully Suitable for Audio/Video Applications
  • Chipset: Oxford 944 and ASMedia 1051e
  • Weight of less than 10.1 Ounces
  • Super Quiet Operation
  • 3 Year Solution Warranty
  • Cool Blue Activity Indicator LED
  • Shock Isolation System
  • Includes Carrying Case
  • Fully backward compatible with USB 2.0
  • 3 Year Warranty


  • OWC Mercury On-The-Go Pro Bus-Powered, Multi-Interface, USB 3.0 & 2.0 / FireWire 800 (FireWire 400 Backwards Compatible) Storage Solution with Hard Drive
  • 15" High Quality Double Shielded FireWire 800 connecting cable (9-9 Pin cable)
  • 16" High Quality Double Shielded USB 3.0/2.0/1.1 certified connecting cable
  • Carrying Case
  • Pre-installed Backup and Utility software
    • Intech® SpeedTools Utilities™ OEM (For Mac OS 8.6 - X only)
    • ProSoft Engineering® Data Backup for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
    • NovaStor NovaBACKUP® for Windows 2000 or later
  • Over 1.5GB of Freeware/Shareware/Public domain software pre-installed
  • On-The-Go Pro Triple Manual (4.9MB PDF)
  • OWC 3 Year Solution Warranty with 48-Hour Turnaround Time
  • Complimentary Level 1 Data Recovery

  • TOL Part #: OWCMS8U3SSD240
  • Manufacturer's Part #: OWCMS8U3SSD240
  • Model: 240GB Mercury On-The-Go Pro - SSD
  • Product ID: 4982