Other World Computing (OWC) today announced the introduction and immediate availability of a 750GB version of its flagship external storage solution line, the Mercury Elite-AL Pro FireWire400/800+USB2.0.
This new 750GB model, introductory priced and immediately available for $599.99, is the industry’s first external FireWire 800/400+USB2 single drive solution and complements the existing 80GB to 500GB models available from $149.99. As with the existing models, this new 750GB solution continues to provide exceptionally high data performance and reliability in the same conveniently small profile occupying only 9.0 x 2.1 x 5.8 inches.
According to OWC, “the Mercury Elite’s sleek aluminum design optimizes function while also aesthetically enhancing the desktop, and is further built to safely endure the rigorous demands of portability. This complete, modern solution is perfect for the safe, easy, and secure transfer of work and data from the home to the office, to client facilities, or even to remote work or for use while on the road – it is not just a storage solution, it is the modern technology solution that lets consumers own the future today. Other World Computing is proud to make the newest technology available to consumers before they even expect it, like providing the first ever 750GB external storage solution, says Larry O’Connor, CEO of OWC. The latest perpendicular hard disk technology enhances performance, while increasing capacities to accommodate our ever growing storage requirements. OWC Mercury Elite-AL solutions are tested and certified for demanding Audio/Video, Backup, Movies, Graphics, Music, Photography, General Data, and more. From 80GB, and now to the new 750GB capacity, the OWC Mercury Elite series offers superior FireWire/USB2 performance and reliability.”
All OWC FireWire and FireWire+USB Mercury Elite-AL Pro models incorporate the high speed Custom Oxford 911+ or 912 Chipsets and are ideally suited for high performance Audio, Visual, Graphics, and Backup applications. In addition, all models also are EMC Backup Certified and are directly supported by EMC’s industry respected standard Retrospect Backup software. For users that do not require the maximum versatility of a “triple interface” 800/400+USB solution, the OWC Mercury Elite also is available from 80GB and now up to 750GB capacities with FireWire 800/400 interfaces from $139.99 or with FireWire 400 + USB 2.0 interfaces from just $119.99.
Mercury Elite-AL Pro storage solutions come packaged from Other World Computing with everything needed for immediate plug-and-play operation: all necessary USB and/or FireWire cabling; Intech HD Speedtools utility suite; EMC Retrospect backup software; and a full 2 year Warranty.
OWC’s full line of Mercury Elite-AL storage solutions can be found at http://www.macsales.com/elite
• Get the new iMac with Intel Core Duo for as low as $31 A MONTH with Free shipping!
• Get the MacBook Pro with Intel Core Duo for as low as $47 A MONTH with Free Shipping!
• Apple’s new Mac mini. Intel Core, up to 4 times faster. Starting at just $599. Free shipping.
• Apple’s brand new iPod Hi-Fi speaker system. Home stereo. Reinvented. Available now for $349 with free shipping.
• iPod. 15,000 songs. 25,000 photos. 150 hours of video. The new iPod. 30GB and 60GB models start at just $299. Free shipping.
• Connect iPod to your television set with the iPod AV Cable. Just $19.
• iPod Radio Remote. Listen to FM radio on your iPod and control everything with a convenient wired remote. Just $49.