OWC Releases High Capacity iBook G3 Batteries More Capacity=More Running Time

Dec 17, 2004 | Woodstock, IL


Other World Computing (OWC) and Newer Technology have announced new high capacity batteries for all Apple iBook G3 12-inch 500-900 Megahertz (MHz) "Dual USB" models and all Apple iBook G3 300-466MHz "Clamshell" models.

The companies are offering two batteries for each iBook line as follows:

2600mAh "Dual USB" with 9% more capacity than the original iBook battery - US$119.99 4800mAh "Dual USB" with 45% more capacity than the original iBook battery - $139.99 4400mAh "Clamshell" with 37.5% more capacity than the original iBook battery - $129.99 4800mAh "Clamshell" with 50% more capacity than the original iBook battery - $139.99

The batteries are built from Li-Ion cells, and are assembled in the US. You can find more information on the new batteries at OWC's Web site.

OWC's iBook Batteries

About Newer Technology, Inc.
For more than 16 years, Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech) has been recognized as the leading developer of performance upgrades for PowerBooks, desktop Macintosh computers, iMacs and MacOS compatibles. NewerTech is a division of New Concepts Development Corporation, headquartered in Woodstock, Illinois. Dealer inquiries are welcome by calling (815) 338-8685 or by emailing


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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