OWC Accelsior S Quick start guide

OWC Accelsior S Quick start guide
Package Contents
• OWC Accelsior S PCIe card (SSD not included)
• Phillips screws (4)
System Requirements
Mac Requirements
• OS X 10.6.8-10.11.6
• macOS 10.12 and later
• Intel-based Mac with available PCIe slot capable of
supporting an x2 PCIe card. For optimal performance,
use a PCIe 2.0 slot running at x4 speeds or greater.
Hardware Installation
Before you proceed:
• Power off the computer and disconnect its power source.
• Disconnect all peripheral devices from the comptuer.
• Take proper electrostatic discharge precautions (see below).
PC Requirements
Your computer is a static-sensitive device. It is
susceptible to invisible damage if not protected
during installation. For proper grounding, we
recommend using a grounding strap. Work
in a clean, static-free area, and avoid wearing
clothing that retains static charges.
• Windows Vista and later
• Any PC with available PCIe 2.0 or 1.0 slot capable of
supporting an x2 PCIe card. For optimal performance,
use a PCIe 2.0 slot running at x4 speeds or greater.
Supported Drives
Any 2.5” SATA hard drive (HDD) or solid state drive (SSD)
Technical Support
Phone: M–F, 8am–5pm Central Time
(866) 692-7100 (N. America)
+1 (815) 338-4751 (International)
Chat: M–F, 8am–8pm Central Time
Email: Answered within 48 hours
Remove the Accelsior S from its packaging
and set it down on a flat surface with the black
SATA connector facing up.
Install the 2.5 inch SATA drive of your choice.
Detailed instructions with photos are available
on the back of this document.
Install the Accelsior S in a compatible PCIe
slot and secure it to the computer chassis
according to its specifications.
See Reverse
1 Set the OWC Accelsior S down on a
2 Slide the SATA connector on the drive into
3 Holding the drive securely to the Accelsior
4 Install the four Phillips screws into the
flat surface. Make sure the black SATA
connector is facing up, as shown above.
S, turn over the Accelsior S.
the SATA connector on the Accelsior S.
Ensure the drive is fully seated, as shown.
four screw holes to secure the drive to
the Accelsior S, as shown.
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For up-to-date warranty information, please check the product web page.
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