Immediate Price Reduction on OWC Mercury Bus-Powered FireWire Storage Solutions

Other World Computing lowers pricing on Mercury On-The-Go 2.5" FireWire and FireWire+USB2 Portable Storage Solutions up to 160GBs now starting as low as $115.99

Jun 20, 2006 | Woodstock, IL


Technology solutions provider Other World Computing (OWC) today announced immediate new reduced pricing on its popular line of FireWire and FireWire/USB2 Mercury On-the-Go 2.5" Portable Storage Solutions, with prices as low as $115.99 and capacities up to 160GB. OWC Mercury On-The-Go 2.5" Portable Storage Solutions offer up to 160GBs of dynamic storage capacity while weighing less than 11 ounces, allowing maximum storage and portability in the smallest ultra-portable package possible. Solutions are bus powered without external power requirements and bootable via FireWire and/or USB 2.0 interfaces. The rugged exterior case, built-in shock protection, and best hard drive mechanisms on the market ensure maximum data protection. Sample Price reductions on Mercury On-The-Go 2.5" FireWire 400* are:

  • 40GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $124.99, now $115.99
  • 60GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $149.99, now $129.99
  • 60GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $179.99, now $169.99
  • 80GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $149.99, now $139.99
  • 80GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $219.99, now $199.99
  • 100GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $209.99, now $175.99
  • 100GB 5400RPM w/16MB Buffer was $189.99, now $184.99
  • 100GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $249.99, now $229.99
  • 120GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $269.99, now $209.99

*FireWire 400+USB2 models are subject to similarly appealing price drops. FireWire 800+USB2 models start at just $139.99. All Mercury 2.5" FireWire and FireWire+USB2 Solutions come packaged with all necessary Connecting Cables, EMC Retrospect, Intech HD Speedtools utility suite, Carrying Case, an optional use AC Power Adapter, and a One Year OWC Warranty. Ground delivery within the 48 Continental states is $2.95 for any of the above Solutions, and 2nd Day Air delivery anywhere within the USA offered for $7.95 or less. Visit: /shop/firewire/on-the-go


About OWC

Other World Computing (OWC), founded in 1988, is dedicated to helping Mac and PC enthusiasts do more and reach higher. We believe in sustainability – OWC solutions are genuinely built to last, go the distance, and enable users to maximize the technology investment they have already made. OWC's operation provides leadership in business sustainability, with its headquarters among the first in the world awarded LEED Platinum certification. OWC features an award-winning technical support team and an unparalleled library of step-by-step DIY and informational videos. From the home desktop to the enterprise rack, the corporate backup to secure medical data, the recording studio to the motion picture set, and beyond, there should be no compromise. That is why OWC is here.

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