OWC Offers a First Look at New Products at NAB 2015

Ultra-high performance connectivity and storage products for needs of video, film, and multimedia creators

Apr 15, 2015 | Las Vegas, NV


Other World Computing (OWC), a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, announced today that it will debut a range of new cutting-edge products at its NAB booth, #SL13905 in Las Vegas, NV, April 13-16.

Continuing a long-standing commitment to innovation, OWC is unveiling these new products:

  • OWC Drive Dock
  • Mercury Accelsior Pro Q high performance PCIe SSD
  • Mercury Accelsior S PCIe SSD.

These new products deliver higher speeds and increased storage capacity to meet the high performance requirements for professionals in content creation.

OWC Drive Dock
The OWC Drive Dock combines the convenience of immediate plug and play access to 1x3.5" or 2x2.5" bare SATA drives with the amazing speed of Thunderbolt 2 connectivity in a sleek, rugged aluminum enclosure. The dock comes with a USB 3.0 port and two Thunderbolt 2 ports for daisy-chain support. It is perfect for professionals who need to frequently swap drives between projects.

The OWC Drive Dock will be available in the summer of 2015. Pricing will be released at that time.

Accelsior Pro Q High Performance PCIe SSD
At up to 4TB capacity and capable of speeds up to 1345MB/s, Accelsior Pro Q is the next generation of high-performance PCIe SSD technology — more than double the speed of SATA 6Gb/s. Content creation professionals can now enjoy the speed and capacity they need for demanding production workflows.

The Mercury Accelsior Pro Q high performance SSD will be available in May 2015. Pricing will be released at that time.

Accelsior S PCIe SSD
With up to 500 MB/s of throughput, the Accelsior S dual-lane PCIe 2.0 card delivers flexible storage expansion — with a speed boost — to Mac and PC towers, and Thunderbolt expansion chassis. Accelsior S is the perfect complement to OWC's Mercury family of high-performance SSDs, delivering up to 1TB of fast storage expansion, and bringing SATA 6Gb/s speed, via PCIe, to machines previously limited by SATA 3Gb/s architecture.

The Mercury Accelsior S PCIe SSD will be available in late April 2015. Pricing will be released at that time.

"We're committed to constant innovation, to find new ways to meet the ever changing needs of professionals in content creation," said Larry O'Connor, OWC Founder and CEO. "With a focus on speed and connectivity, we're excited to showcase some fantastic new products this year at NAB. OWC workflow solutions help professionals focus on their masterpiece, rather than their production tools."

The OWC Trust Advantage®

  • Over 25 years of product design and innovation
  • OWC tested for compatibility, speed, and reliability
  • Comprehensive step-by-step installation and support videos
  • 24/7 award-winning, U.S.-based technical support

OWC's industry awards include:

  • Videomaker Best of CES 2015 Spotlight Award for OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock
  • 2015 CES Innovations Honoree for OWC ThunderBay 4 External Storage Solution
  • Storage Visions, Visionary Product Award 2015 for OWC Envoy Pro mini, a SSD thumb drive
  • Inc. 5,000 "Fastest Growing Privately Owned Companies in America" list honoree 2007-2013
  • Reseller Ratings Elite Member 2009-2014
  • Readers' Choice Award winner for best Mac Peripheral Reseller
  • Business Intelligence Group 2013 Green Tech Company of the Year
  • American Business Awards "Stevie" Gold (2012) and Silver (2014)
  • Better Business Bureau Top Rating of A+ 2010-2014

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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