1. 2ndAmendNut's Avatar
    I'm getting ready to upgrade my 2012 Mac mini with a SSD I'm interested in the OWC 'data doubler' kit but wanted some opinions on their SSDs. Anyone use them?

    John

    I carry a gun because I can't carry a cop." ~ Bob Mayne
    02-02-2015 11:51 AM
  2. warcraftWidow's Avatar
    I didn't do the data doubler but I used an OWC SSD on a 15" MBP and it performed fine. I can't vouch for long term though because I installed it in late 2011 and upgraded to a retina MBP when they came out in 2012.
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    02-02-2015 12:34 PM
  3. Algus's Avatar
    I've shopped with them for several years now and can't recommend their products enough. They are very reliable on tech support as well if you have issues. Replacing a Mini's 5400 RPM drive with a solid state drive can improve performance dramatically. I'll stand by my theory that a 2012 Mini with OWC upgrades beats the 2014 Minis by a landslide
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    02-02-2015 12:46 PM
  4. 2ndAmendNut's Avatar
    I agree! I think my 2012 mm will outperform any of the 2014 models when the upgrade is complete!


    John

    I carry a gun because I can't carry a cop." ~ Bob Mayne
    02-02-2015 06:04 PM
  5. 2ndAmendNut's Avatar
    Just ordered the 240gb data doubler kit for the 2012 MM. Can't wait to get this up and running. I know what a HUGE difference in performance it made with my Mid-2009 MBP!


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    02-11-2015 08:31 AM
  6. mattjohnson78's Avatar
    I am running one in my 2011 Mac Mini with a 120gb SSD main drive and a 240gb SSD data drive. Also updated the ram to 8gb.

    It runs great and is so quiet. My soon to be new podcasting rig.


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    07-14-2015 10:48 PM

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