Mac mini 2009 Optical Bay Hard Drive / SSD Mounting Solution

Optical Bay Drive/SSD Mounting Solution

Includes everything needed to replace your optical drive with a second drive or Solid State Drive

Add up to an additional 1.0TB of internal storage. Add a Solid State Drive (SSD) for near instantaneous boot and app load. Even create a RAID array! Includes bracket screws, and detailed installation guide for complete all in one solution.

Configuration flexibility is yours when you replace your 2009 Mac mini internal SuperDrive with the OWC Data Doubler. This custom engineered blue anodized aluminum bracket with adapter cable comes ready to mount any 9.5mm tall 2.5" SATA hard disk drive and even Solid State Drives.
Then, just install the entire assembly into a Mac mini 5.25" optical drive bay.
OWC Data Doubler makes it easy to custom design how you want your internal storage to
perform. Installed drives are recognized like any other high speed SATA storage device
and can be setup and partitioned using the Apple Disk Utility Program.
If you need occasional access to an optical drive, please click here for external optical drives.
Just a few of the configuration options you can enjoy with Data Doubler:
* Creating an individual volume with its own desktop icon.
* Combining a new drive with the existing internal drive for one larger volume (SPAN).
* Combining a new matching drive with existing internal for high-performance RAID-0 Stripe volume.
* Configuring a new drive as a Time Machine® backup drive.
* Formatting one drive for the Mac OS and the other dedicated for Windows.
*Professional installation of Data Doubler into an iMac is highly recommended due to degree of installation difficulty
Includes bracket, screws, and detailed installation guide for complete all-in-one kit.
* 1: OWC Data Doubler Bracket
* 2: Adapter Cable
* 3: Screws (4 x Phillips)
* 4: Detailed Installation Guide
(iMac instructions are not provided
due to degree of installation difficulty.)
  • Supports: SATA / SATA 3G / SATA 6G Interface 2.5" Drive
  • or SSD (Solid State Drive) of up to 9.5mm (Super Slim) height.
  • Dimensions: 5"(D) x 4"(W) x 0.5"(H) (12.7 x 10.3 x 1.2mm)
  • Weight: 2.3oz. / 0.14lbs.
  • Product Manual: OWC Data Doubler
This product is compatible with....
Mac mini "Early 2009" and "Mid 2009"
    * Macmini3,1 | 2.26GHz, 2.53GHz, 2.66GHz
    * Macmini3,1 | 2.26GHz, 2.53GHz, 2.66GHz