Transcend Jetdrive 500 480GB SSD Upgrade Kit for MacBook Air (Late 2010 - Mid 2011) (includes tools and SSD enclosure)

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Part #: TS480GJDM500
Capacity: 480GB

Specs: Synchronous MLC • 570 MB/sec Read, 460 MB/sec Write • SATA III • 5 Yrs Warranty

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Transcend Jetdrive 500 480GB SSD Upgrade Kit for MacBook Air (Late 2010 - Mid 2011) (includes tools and SSD enclosure)

Transcend Jetdrive 500 480GB SSD Upgrade Kit for MacBook Air (Late 2010 - Mid 2011) (includes tools and SSD enclosure)
Key Specifications

  • Form Factor: Apple Proprietary SSD
  • Capacity: 480GB
  • Read Speed: 570 MB/sec
  • Write Speed: 460 MB/sec
  • Warranty: 5 Yrs
  • Condition: New

Supercharge your Mac

With file transfer performance that far exceeds stock SSDs, JetDrive SSDs provide both speed and stability. Whether you're browsing the internet, gaming, or running multiple applications simultaneously, JetDrive SSDs deliver the performance you need.

One deal. Double benefits.

The JetDrive comes with an additional external enclosure. Its sturdy aluminium case perfectly protects your original SSD from any external damage. Thanks to its speedy SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface, waiting for transfers to complete becomes a thing of the past. Pop your original SSD in the enclosure, and straightaway you've got a sleek, new external storage device.

Take control with JetDrive Toolbox.

Exclusively developed by Transcend for JetDrive SSDs, JetDrive Toolbox monitoring software leverages S.M.A.R.T. technology to analyse its health status. Additionally, it can enable TRIM support for your JetDrive in OS X®, maintaining optimum write speeds and maximising the lifetime of your SSD.

Peace of Mind with a Generous Warranty.

The JetDrive comes with a 5-year warranty (The 5 years warranty does not apply when JetDrive Toolbox’s wear-out indicator shows 0% within 5 years), whilst the Enclosure case comes with a 2-Year warranty

Whats in the package? Everything you need!

  • MacBook-compliant SSD
  • Enclosure Case with USB 3.0 to SATA Adapter
  • Screwdrivers (T5 & P5)
  • Screws for Enclosure Case x3
  • USB Cable
  • Rubber Feet
  • Travel Pouch
  • Quick Installation Guide & Warranty Card

Transcend Jetdrive 500 480GB SSD Upgrade Kit for MacBook Air (Late 2010 - Mid 2011) (includes tools and SSD enclosure) Video


Transcend Mac SSD Comparison

System Year Model Identifier JetDrive 500 JetDrive 520 JetDrive 720 JetDrive 725 JetDrive Lite 130 JetDrive Lite 330 JetDrive Lite 350 JetDrive Lite 360
MacBook Air 11" Late 2010 * MacBookAir3,1 240 GB              
Mid 2011 MacBookAir4,1 240 / 480 / 960 GB              
Mid 2012 MacBookAir5,1   240 / 480 / 960 GB            
MacBook Air 13" Late 2010 MacBookAir3,2 240 / 480 / 960 GB       64 / 128 / 256 GB      
Mid 2011 MacBookAir4,2 240 / 480 / 960 GB       64 / 128 / 256 GB      
Mid 2012 MacBookAir5,2   240 / 480 / 960 GB     64 / 128 / 256 GB      
Mid 2013 MacBookAir6,2         64 / 128 / 256 GB      
Early 2014 MacBookAir6,2         64 / 128 / 256 GB      
Early 2015 MacBookAir7,2         64 / 128 / 256 GB      
MacBook Pro 13" Retina® Mid 2012 MacBookPro10,2     240 / 480 / 960 GB          
Late 2012 MacBookPro10,2     240 / 480 / 960 GB     64 / 128 GB    
Early 2013 MacBookPro10,2     240 / 480 / 960 GB     64 / 128 GB    
Late 2013 MacBookPro11,1           64 / 128 GB    
Mid 2014 MacBookPro11,1           64 / 128 GB    
Early 2015 MacBookPro12,1           64 / 128 GB    
MacBook Pro 15" Retina® Mid 2012 MacBookPro10,1       240 / 480 / 960 GB     64 / 128 / 256 GB  
Early 2013 MacBookPro10,1       240 / 480 / 960 GB     64 / 128 / 256 GB  
Late 2013 MacBookPro11,3               64 / 128 / 256 GB
Mid 2014 MacBookPro11,2               64 / 128 / 256 GB
Mid 2014 MacBookPro11,3               64 / 128 / 256 GB
Mid 2015 MacBookPro11,4               64 / 128 / 256 GB
Mid 2015 MacBookPro11,5               64 / 128 / 256 GB

* 480GB / 960GB JetDrive 500 is not supported in the 11-inch MacBook Air Late 2010 due to a mechanical limitation.

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Transcend

Transcend Information, Inc. is a Taiwanese company headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan that manufactures and distributes memory products. Transcend's product portfolio consists of over 2,000 devices including memory modules, flash memory cards, USB flash drives, digital audio players, portable media players, portable hard drives, multimedia products, graphics cards and accessories. It was the first Taiwanese memory module manufacturer to receive ISO 9001 certification and the first company in the world to offer a lifetime warranty on all of its memory modules.


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We have one of the most generous and hassle-free returns policies in the industry, but wait, did you know that most of the memory modules and SSD's returned to us are not actually defective? These simple troubleshooting solutions help most of our customers solve any problems they run in to.

Types of Returns

Returns generally fall into two categories. Select below the one that best suits your situation for more information:

Submitting a return request does not guarantee its acceptance and must be reviewed by our returns team before an RMA will be issued.


Before you request a return

  1. Try these simple troubleshooting solutions.
  2. One of our upgrade experts can probably help. Contact us via chat or phone.

To qualify for a warranty replacement:

  1. The fault must be due to a manufacturer's defect when shipped.
  2. Misuse, mishandling, or wrongful installation will void the warranty.
  3. Read our full warranty terms and conditions.

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  2. The module(s) must have been purchased less than days from the date of your refund request.
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  2. The product must have been purchased less than 14 days from the date of your refund request.
  3. The product must include the original undamaged packaging and any included software CDs.
  4. The packaging must be in saleable condition (undamaged) Note: Modules with damaged or opened packaging may be returned within 90 days, but a restocking fee of 15% or $15AUD (whichever is the greater) applies. See the full details of our our full Terms and Conditions of Sale.

For hard drives and SSD's and other Storage Devices, your return will fall into one of the two below categories

If you simply have a change of mind and wish to return the product for refund, you must ensure:

  1. The products must have been purchased from ramcity.com.au
  2. The item has been purchased less than 14 days of submitting your request
  3. Be in its original unopened packaging and any included software CD's.
  4. The packaging must be in saleable condition (undamaged)

If you have incorrectly purchased the item, you must submit a request to be reviewed. Before submitting a request, you must ensure:

  1. The products must have been purchased from ramcity.com.au
  2. The item has been purchased less than 14 days of submitting your request
  3. Be in its original unopened packaging and any included software CD's.
  4. The packaging must be in saleable condition (undamaged)

Note: Hard drives, SSD's or other storage devices with damaged or opened packaging may be returned within 14 days, but a restocking fee of 15% or $15AUD (whichever is the greater) applies.

Note: Should an item be used in an incorrect manner or abused in any way, RamCity is not required to refund the items should they fail due to this misuse. Regardless of the 14 day policy advised above.

If you purchased memory modules more than days ago, or other products more than 14 days ago

The product cannot be returned for a refund. However, if there is a problem you can still request a warranty replacement.

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Part # TS480GJDM500
Capacity 480GB
Warranty 5 Yrs
Brand Transcend
Average Access Time under 0.1 ms
Monitoring S.M.A.R.T., TRIM
Series Jetdrive 500
Condition New
Sequential Read Speed 570 MB/sec
Sequential Write Speed 460 MB/sec
Operating Temperature 0C to 70C
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NAND Type Synchronous MLC
Pieces in Kit 1
Form Factor Apple Proprietary SSD
Shipping Width 0.095m
Shipping Height 0.055m
Shipping Length 0.165m
Length 130mm
Height 11mm
Width 28mm
Interface SATA III
Technology SATA III

What a difference!!!!

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Bought the Jetdrive upgrade for a Macbook Air that was getting slower and slower and running out of space. Couldn't have been easier to install and what a difference. Thoroughly recommended.
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There are 2 units of Part # TS480GJDM500 in stock in Brisbane/Sydney, and will normally be dispatched within 1 business day.

For AU domestic shipments, delivery should occur 1-2 business days later, depending on if you choose standard, or express shipping. For NZ shipments, delivery usually takes 3-5 business days.

Place your order now by selecting the Add to Cart button, complete your order before 2pm AEST for a guaranteed same day dispatch.

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Inventory Location Information

2 In Stock at Ingram Sydney


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RamCity Warehouse: Eagle Farm, QLD

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We are so confident of the quality of our memory products, that every memory module we sell is backed by a lifetime warranty against faults and defects.

Warranties for flash memory, solid state drives, hard drives and other accessories vary from 1 year upwards. Please see the specific product page in our catalogue for more information.

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Here at RamCity we only sell and recommend memory and data storage products from the biggest brand names in memory and storage such as Crucial (made by Micron), Hynix, Samsung, Mushkin, Transcend, and Western Digital

100% of our memory modules are extensively factory tested for proper function and compatibility in the target system, be it an Apple computer, PC or high-end server.

That's why we are the only memory supplier (that we know of) to offer a full 90-day money-back guarantee on every memory module we sell (14 days on other accessories and storage components)

You can also read more about our guarantee, browse for your model using the RamCity Upgrade Finder™, or if you are not sure which system you have, then see these instructions on how to identify your system.

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Per instructions from our supplier, pricing and inventory information for part # TS480GJDM500 is currently only available by request. We have options for fast shipping both locally and worldwide.

Please login, or register for an account, then contact us by phone, chat or email sales@ramcity.com.au so that we can give your user account access to special product pricing and shipping information.

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