Press Offering Memory Upgrades with up to 32GB for New Apple iMac 21.5", Savings up to 47% vs. Factory

Jun 16, 2017 | Woodstock, IL

owc-logo-blue, a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, announced today the availability of new OWC Memory Upgrade Kits, with up to 32GB of memory for the 2017 Apple iMac 21.5" with Retina 4K display introduced last week at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Jose.

OWC DDR4 memory, compatible with the new iMac, is available now for immediate shipment to customers. Upgrading Memory in iMac boosts performance and helps the new iMac deliver visual effects and 3D graphics, allowing the editing of multicam projects in Final Cut Pro X, with up to five streams of 4K video. For over 20 years, has provided the memory upgrades that allow the iMac (and all other Mac laptops and desktops) to operate at maximum potential, delivering faster video editing, faster gaming and faster 3D graphics.

Save Hundreds of Dollars Compared to Apple Factory Upgrades
New iMac owners seeking to upgrade their RAM can select the 16GB OWC memory upgrade from and save hundreds over factory cost. Owners can max-out their RAM with the 32GB OWC memory upgrade and save an incredible $280 over factory cost. For further savings, iMac with Retina 4K display owners can trade-in their factory memory modules.

Memory Upgrade Options for 2017 21.5" iMac
These iMac-specific memory kits include memory, tools and more – everything you need to upgrade your 2017 21.5" iMac:

  • 16GB Memory Upgrade Kit (8GB x 2 Matched Pair/Set) – starting at $154.99
  • 32GB Kit (16GB x 2 Matched Pair/Set) – starting at $319.99
    • Maximize memory value and capacity

All OWC brand memory upgrades are assured to perform flawlessly and are covered by a Lifetime Advance Replacement Warranty and Money Back Guarantee. See all memory options available for all Apple iMac models in the iMac Memory Guide.

Great Memory Upgrade Value vs. Factory for Your iMac
Mac performance experts recommend selecting the least amount of factory installed RAM when ordering any user-upgradeable iMac, taking advantage of significant cost savings by choosing OWC memory. To assist every level of do-it-yourselfer with memory upgrades, a wide selection of FREE installation videos can be found at:

The Trusted Name in Mac Memory offers OWC memory upgrades for nearly every current and past Apple notebook and desktop computer manufactured during the past two decades, including Power Mac, iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, Mac Pro Xeon, Xserve, iBook, and PowerBook computers. By maintaining an active state-of-the-art test lab, OWC ensures its memory upgrades offer the highest product quality and reliability, backing them with an OWC Lifetime Advance Replacement Program and 30 Day Money Back Guarantee.

An easy to use, point and click compatibility guide for the correct upgrades for each specific Apple model, can be found online at:

Storage Upgrade Options Extend to 8TB
Apple iMac owners can also upgrade their iMac to 8.0TB of storage with an OWC iMac drive upgrade kit, which maintain correct system fan control with the OWC in-line digital thermal sensor. OWC hard drive upgrade kits include the OWC In-line Digital Thermal Sensor, which works through the iMac's System Management Controller to reduce fan noise and maintain proper system fan control and are currently offered for all iMac models from 2009 to current.

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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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