Any Experience with MCETech SSD 2014 MBA

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by HylianKnight, Aug 4, 2017.


MCETechnology or OWC for 2014 MBA replacement drive?

  1. MCETechnology

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  2. OWC

    2 vote(s)
  1. HylianKnight macrumors regular

    Jul 18, 2017
    I would like to hear from anyone who might have some experience with MCETechnology's SSD replacement for 2014 MBAs. I think apple used the same custom connector for Late 2013-Early 2015 models. I purchased the OWC drive, but it seems to run hot and a bit slower than OEM drive. Not to mention, no TRIM support, though OWC claims a controller on the drive performs TRIM internally. They also claim the heat should settle down after the drive is done indexing, but I do not believe the drive is still indexing 3 days after a fresh install of macOS.

    This drive is for a computer which had the original ssd fail. Original ssd was of the 128gb variety and customers budget only allows a capacity upgrade to 256gb.

    Here is a link to the MCETechnology SSD--->MCETech 256gb SSD

    For Reference, here is the OWC Aura SSD---->OWC 240gb Aura
  2. Johnny365 macrumors 6502a


    Nov 30, 2015
    Never heard of MCETechnology. Maybe they are OWC partners LOL...

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