Mercury Elite-AL External Drives Get Immediate Price Drop from OWC

Customers who have been waiting for the advantage-buy price drop on the new line of Mercury Elite-AL Pro aluminum cased, high performance storage solutions are rewarded as Other World Computing slashes prices up to 23%.

Feb 6, 2006 | Woodstock, IL


In its continued commitment to making the best technology solutions available at the most economical prices, Other World Computing (OWC) today announced that it is lowering prices on the award-winning Mercury Elite-AL Pro FireWire 800/400 models. The sleek external aluminum drives utilize the Oxford 912 Chipset and the leading hard disk mechanisms on the market to provide reliable, high performance storage. All Mercury Elite-AL models are EMC/Dantz Backup Certified.

Units are available from 80- to 500 Gigabyte (GB) capacities. Price reductions are up to 23%. Popular in all business and home office applications, Mercury Elite-AL are engineered to also support high demand professional audio and video applications. OWC delivers every Mercury Elite-AL Pro with FireWire 800 and FireWire 400 cable, Dantz/EMC Retrospect Backup, Intech HD SpeedTools, and a full two-year warranty.

Price reductions are:

  • 80GB w/2MB Data Buffer was $149.99, now $139.99
  • 160GB w/8MB Data Buffer was $189.99, now $179.99
  • 200GB w/8MB Data Buffer was $199.99, now $187.99
  • 250GB w/8MB Data Buffer was $209.99, now $199.99
  • 300GB w/8MB Data Buffer was $259.99, now $239.99
  • 400GB w/8MB Data Buffer was $349.99, now $339.99
  • 500GM w/8MB Data Buffer was $469.99, now $449.00

UPS Ground delivery is offered from $2.95; Second Day Air Special is offered for $7.95 or less. Visit: /shop/firewire/1394/USB/EliteAL/


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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