Macbook Air or iPod Video SSD Upgrade with Mach Xtreme Technology Nano ZiF Print E-mail

Macbook Air or iPod Video SSD Upgrade with Mach Xtreme Technology Nano ZiF Every now and then we like to review new quality components from newcomers to the computer parts and components scene.  Today we take a close look at how upgrading your older MacBook air or iPod Video 5G with a new SSD can bring new life back into what was thought to be outdated.  Thanks to Mach Xtreme Technology we will be able to demonstrate this using the 1.8" MX-NANO-ZIFSSD which replaced your existing storage of your iPod Video 5G for example with a new generation , fast and low energy solution. 

About Mach Xtreme Technology

"Mach Xtreme Technology is a newly established Company since January 2010 constructed of a combination of elite professionals who have had years of exceptional exposure and involvement in the IT industry. Our dedicated team has expert knowledge covering all aspects of the IT industry and more specifically in development of innovative products along with aggressive marketing and effective distribution.

MX-Technology achieves the highest performance possible through it's continuous research & development which ensures rapid advancements of SSD, memory and Flash drives. MX-Technology enable their customers to achieve maximum efficiency with matching performance to make time spent on work more convenient and productive."


Capacity 60GB
Interface Type PATA (IDE ZIF)
Form Factor 1.8"
Dimension 71.0 x 54.0 x 5.0mm(LxWxH)
Lightweight 47g
Cache 64MB
Max. Read Performance Up to 120MB/s
Max. Write Performance Up to 65MB/s
IOPS up to 5,200
Seek Time <0.2ms
RAID Support 0
Hot Plug / Removal Support
Low Power Consumption DC 3.3V / Stand-by: 0.5W Active: 1.3W
Shock Resistant 1,500G
MTBF +1,000,000 Hours
Vibration 20G
Altitude 80,000ft
Operating Temp. 0 ~ +70℃
Data Reliability Detection / correction up to 18-bit error
OS Support Windows 7 /&nbspWindows Vista /&nbspWindows XP /&nbspDOS
Certifications RoHS /&nbspFCC /&nbspCE /&nbspWindows 7
Other features Garbage Collection support
Warranty 1 Year
  • 1GB=1,000,000,000 Bytes.  In OS system, it would be displayed as 1,000,000,000 Bytes/1024/1024/1024 = 0.93GB
  • All brand names are registered trademarks of their respective owners.Specifications subject to change without notice.
    Please see Mach Xtreme Technology website for warranty details and limitations

Video Review



You have to love the Mach Xtreme 1.8" NANO ZIF,  offering low power consumption, high transfer speeds, and low seek times this drive gives users the ability to upgrade their iPod Video 5G or older MacBook AIR, even with the not-so-common 1.8" form factor. Compared to the stock 1.8” standard hard drive inside the iPod Video 5G or older generation MacBook Air, this drive is significantly faster in every way.  Transfer speeds and access times are much higher than the stock hard drives, which translates into faster boot times, less time needed to open applications, and less time needed to move around files.  For more details and pricing visit Mach Xtreme Technology.



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