OWC announces Envoy Pro mini, the ultimate works with all pocket USB-C and USB-A SSDs | Nation/World


OWC®, a leading creator of innovative, customer-focused solutions for over 30 years that have enabled individuals, businesses, content professionals and educators to derive maximum utility from their technology investment, today presented oil OWC Envoy Pro mini.

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The OWC Envoy Pro mini is a pocket SSD with full-size SSD performance and capacity for audio, photography, graphics, gaming, and general data storage/backup uses. Now everyday users, students, mobile professionals, IT technicians and content creators can take, access, save and share their data anywhere. The OWC Envoy Pro mini works with Macs, PCs, iPads, Chromebooks, Android tablets, and Surface USB and Thunderbolt (USB-C) devices manufactured within the last 15 years. Available in 250GB, 500GB and 1TB capacities and can access and transfer data with all up to 946MB/s real speed with Plug and Play ease.

Startup, save, beats and blockbusters

Launch your operating system and applications on a remote machine. Back up important data, a business presentation, or a class project. Capture sweet drum beats in a 24-track session or tracks from your DJ deck. Watch a blockbuster movie on a Smart TV 2, whatever your desire for data. The Envoy Pro mini lets you do it all:

  • Store photos, videos, movies, music and documents
  • Consolidate files from multiple small drives for faster and more convenient access
  • Migrate data from an existing machine to a new computer
  • Free up space on a computer’s internal drive to improve performance
  • Schedule Time Machine or File History backups of essential business data and irreplaceable personal photos
  • Create a Secondary/Portable OS Boot Drive
  • Explore, share and travel with large Affinity Photo and Adobe Photoshop master files
  • Record tracks to a multitrack mixer
  • Use large sample libraries in audio projects
  • Create a Portable Steam Game Library
  • Expand game storage of console gaming systems

Reads and writes Mac and Win files

Using the Envoy Pro mini in a mixed Mac and Windows environment is remarkably easy with the addition of MacDrive from OWC (sold separately). This transparent software runs in the background, so there’s nothing to launch or learn. Simply plug in the Envoy Pro mini, and you not only have instant read access, but full write access. MacDrive also includes powerful features that allow you to format and partition disks and repair basic disk problems.

OWC Envoy Pro mini Highlights

  • Universal compatibility: plug and play with USB or Thunderbolt (USB-C) ports on Mac, PC, iPad, Chromebooks, Android tablets and Surface devices
  • Versatile: perfect for audio, photography, graphics, gaming and general data storage/backup uses
  • Protective: Ready for Apple Time Machine and Windows File History
  • Game on: ideal for storing games with PlayStation and Xbox consoles
  • Entertainment center: watch videos, listen to music and view photos via your Smart TV
  • Bootable: Boot up and launch apps in seconds
  • Slim: keeps adjacent ports available for use
  • Pocket size: USB drive-sized and bus-powered for easy transport and use anywhere
  • Wear and share: Safety detachable neck lanyard keeps riding close at hand while a detachable end allows easy sharing of riding between devices and other users
  • Silent: Heat-dissipating machined aluminum housing for quiet, quiet operation
  • No worries: OWC 3 year limited warranty

Price and availability

The OWC Envoy Pro mini is available for pre-order in 250 GB, 500 GBand 1TB capacities on Macsales.com, from $79.00.

About OWC

Other World Computing (OWC), founded in 1988, is committed to supporting and inspiring the imagination of Mac and PC enthusiasts around the world through enduring innovation, exemplary customer service and American design. A full range of simple and customized upgrade and expansion possibilities awaits you Memory, External drives, SSD, Docking solutions for Mac and PC, network storageand Performance Upgrade Kits solutions. All accompanied by step-by-step videos and a global support team. Our commitment to excellence and sustainable innovation extends beyond our day-to-day operations and into the community. We strive to achieve zero waste, both environmentally and strategically. We take a long-term view of everything we do and believe in creating a better world. From home office to corporate rack, from enterprise backup to securing medical data, from recording studio to movie set, and beyond, there should be no compromises, and that is why OWC is there.

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1 Up to 946MB/s sequential read/write performance (max) based on testing of a 250GB OWC Envoy Pro mini connected via Thunderbolt (USB-C) to a 13-inch MacBook Pro (Mid 2017) with 8GB of RAM and a 2.3GHz processor running AJA System Test (5k RED resolution, 4GB file size, 16-bit RGB codec, single file test). Performance varies depending on player and application used.

2 Smart TV must support movie playback from external hard drive and movie format.

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