Other World Computing Begins Offering Nuram Memory Upgrades For Lowest Cost Option To Add Up To 8GB Or 16GB To Select Mac Computers

PC8500 DDR3 SO-DIMM memory upgrades For Apple iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini offer savings up to 55% vs. Factory options and come backed by Lifetime Warranty

May 27, 2010 | Woodstock, IL


Other World Computing (OWC®), a leading zero emissions Mac® and PC technology company, announced todayit has expanded it brand name memory line-up by offering Newer Technology NuRAM™ Memory Upgrade Kits for select Macintosh® desktop and notebook computers, as well as leading compatible brand PCs. Initially available in PC8500 DDR3 1066MHz SO-DIMM memory modules, the NewerTech® NuRAM upgrades are available up to 8GB for select MacBook Pro® 13/15/17" ‘Unibody’, MacBook® ‘White Unibody’, and Mac mini® models and up to 16GB for select Apple iMac® models.

NewerTech PC8500 DDR3 1066MHz CL7 204 Pin SO-DIMMNuRAM Memory Upgrade Kits up to 8GB for select MacBook Pro 13/15/17", MacBook ‘White Unibody’, and Mac mini models; up to 16GB for select Apple iMac models; up to 16GB for Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Sony, Toshiba, and other leading brand PCs:

  • NuRAM 4GB DDR3 SO-DIMM Memory Module (1 x 4GB memory module) - $134.99
  • NuRAM 8GB DDR3 SO-DIMM Memory Kit (2 x 4GB matched memory modules) - $249.99
    37.5% savings versus Apple Factory Option of $400
  • NuRAM 16GB DDR3 SO-DIMM Memory Kit (4 x 4GB matched memory modules) - $495.99
    50% savings versus Apple Factory Option of $1,000

For more information on NuRAM memory or to order, visit:

OWC offers memory upgrades from 16MB to 64GB for nearly every current and past Apple notebook and desktop computer manufactured during the past twenty years. The full OWC memory line, as well as a compatibility guide for the correct upgrades for each specific Apple model, can be found online at:

OWC Rebate Offers Additional Money Savings
Continuing a unique benefit OWC offers, consumers who purchase a NuRAM Memory Upgrade can enjoy up to $50 additional savings through OWC’s memory module Trade-In Rebate Program. With the rebate, the net cost of the NuRAM 8GB Upgrade Kit is 50% less than factory options while the net cost of the NuRAM 16GB Memory Upgrade Kit is 55% less than factory option. For program details, visit:

Quality Guaranteed By The First Name In Mac Memory
Widely heralded as the first company to develop and sell memory products for the Macintosh computer line and later used in the first PowerBook demonstrations, NewerTech thoroughly tests every NuRAM memory module to ensure high quality, compatibility and reliability as well as to meet all manufacturer specifications. With such quality assured performance, all NuRAM brand memory is backed by a lifetime warranty.

“We’re always seeking to offer quality options at competitive pricing,” said Larry O’Connor, Founder and CEO, Other World Computing.“NuRAM upgrades provide a quality memory upgrade product at an incredible value with current options with pricing never before seen on 4GB DDR3 SO-DIMM modules for upgrading system memory for maximum performance out of today’s iMac, Mac mini, MacBook/MacBook Pro, and PCs.”

Add More Internal Storage Capacity With OWC DIY “Two Upgrades In One” Kit
With an OWC DIY Storage Upgrade Kit, MacBook, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini users can upgrade their computer’s internal hard drive to a new larger capacity and/or faster speed, transfer their data to the new drive,and then continue using the “old” drive by installing it into the provided OWC enclosure for a “new” pocket-sized external drive at savings of up to 40% versus buying all the included components separately.

OWC DIY Storage Upgrade Kits up to 1TBstarting at $64.99 are available for immediate orderingfrom Other World Computing at


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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