OWC Ships 1.5TB Mercury Elite-AL Pro FireWire RAID

Other World Computing (OWC) today announced the introduction and immediate availability of the first dual-hd external FireWire drive RAID available up to 1.5TB as a part of its OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro line of dual drive storage solutions. This new 1.5TB Elite-AL 800 Pro RAID model, introductory priced and immediately available for $1,149.99, is solidly build with a sleek aluminum design that optimizes durability and function in an extremely portable and compact enclosure only 9.0″ L x 2.8″ W x 5.8″ H.

With the introduction of the new 1.5 TB model, OWC has instituted immediate price adjustments on the entire line of OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro FireWire 800 RAID dual drive storage solutions:
• 160GB with 4MB of Data Buffer – $219.99
• 320GB with 16MB of Data Buffer – $259.99
• 400GB with 16MB of Data Buffer – $309.99
• 500GB with 16MB of Data Buffer – $319.99
• 640GB with 16MB of Data Buffer – $369.99
• 800GB with 16MB of Data Buffer – $549.99
• 1TB with 16MB of Data Buffer – $759.99
• 1.5TB with 32MB of Data Buffer – $1149.99

All OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro models are tested and certified for Audio/Video, Music, Movies, Graphics, Backup, General Data, and most standard and expert technology applications and are EMC Backup Certified for direct Retrospect support. Elite-AL Pro 800 RAID solutions have two FW800 ports and one FW 400 port and are shipped ready for Plug-and-Play operation complete with FireWire 800 Cable, FireWire 400 cable, EMC Retrospect Backup software, Intech HD Speedtools utility suite, and a full Two Year OWC Warranty.

OWC’s full line of Mercury Elite-AL storage solutions can be found at http://www.macsales.com/elite/

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  1. Sounds like just what you need for a seriously heavy duty work station dealing with A/V tasks – Final Cut or Logic. Maybe they could come out with a SAN version (Ethernet, not Firewire or USB) for SOHO use.

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