OWC Launches New Extreme G4 Processor Upgrade and Lowers Existing Pricing

G4 Mac Users Get Win-Win With More Selection and Better-Than-Ever Pricing

Mar 16, 2006 | Woodstock, IL


Other World Computing (OWC) today announces the introduction of a new Mercury Extreme G4/1.3-1.33 Gigahertz (GHz) processor upgrade for the maximum affordability price of only $259.

“Other World Computing is dedicating to making top of the line processor upgrades accessible to customers at maximum affordability,” said Larry O’Connor, CEO of OWC. “Mercury Extreme G4 processor upgrades are the economical solution to making older Macs faster than ever.”

In addition to unleashing the dynamic new Mercury Extreme G4/1.3-1.33GHz high-speed model, OWC also has slashed prices on its popular 1.2GHz model to an all-time best value of $229.

All Mercury Extreme G4 processor upgrades are designed for simple plug-and-play installation and include 256 kilobyte (KB) of 1:1 L2 cache on-chip and 2 megabyte (MB) of high-speed L3 Cache. OWC backs all of its Mercury Extreme processor upgrades with a three-year warranty.All models are compatible with Apple PowerMac G4 AGP Graphics (Sawtooth), Gigabyte Ethernet, Digital Audio and Quicksilver models. They are completely compatible with Mac OS 9.2.1 or higher, and all versions of OS X 10.0.4 and later including 10.4 Tiger. A 30-day, 100% money back guarantee ensures complete customer satisfaction.Complete pricing, ordering, and immediate availability information for Mercury Extreme G4 processor upgrades is available online at For questions and sales visit or call (800) 275-4576.


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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