Transcend recently announced its new JetDrive 825 Thunderbolt PCIe portable SSD for Mac computers. The drive features a speed demon, the JetDrive 820 PCIe SSD that we recently reviewed as its storage media. It offers lightning-fast transfer speeds and large capacities, making it the perfect storage upgrade for MacBook computers.
Thunderbolt technology in a sleek case
Transcend’s JetDrive 825 features a 10Gb/s Thunderbolt interface, capable of blazing-fast file transfers. The sleek, aluminum alloy enclosure makes it a great match to the clean and simple design of a Mac computer. In addition, the inner SSD is removable for greater ease of use based on users’ preferences.
Adopting Transcend’s JetDrive 820 PCIe SSD
The JetDrive 825 features the JetDrive 820 PCIe SSD for its storage media, capable of read/write speeds of up to 950 MB/s. Such outstanding performance is achieved with 3D NAND flash and a PCIe Gen3 x2 interface. This allows speed and reliability of data transfers which the next level of performance to Mac computers.
Monitoring SSD Health with Exclusive JetDrive Toolbox
Transcend’s exclusive JetDrive Toolbox, a free download from the Transcend website, is a software kit tailor-made for Transcend’s Apple Solutions. JetDrive Toolbox allows users to maintain a healthy SSD by keeping it up-to-date, preventing functional degradation, and predicting problems before they happen. Easy to use, the Toolbox includes Drive Information, S.M.A.R.T. Status, Health Indicator, and Firmware Update functions.
Transcend’s JetDrive 825 comes in 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB capacities, and backed by Transcend’s five-year limited warranty.