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OWC Mercury Pocket-Sized On-The-Go External Storage Solution Priced for Holidays

USB 2.0, 2.5" HD, On-The-Go external bus powered solution now priced from $95.99 (November 27, 2006)

DMN Newswire--2006-11-27--FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Other World Computing (OWC) today announced lowered pricing on the award-winning Mercury On-The-Go USB 2.0 ultra-portable, bus-powered, 2.5" hard drive storage solutions in up to 120GB capacity, with new prices now starting at $95.99.

The new reduced prices for the Mercury On-The-Go USB 2.0 line are as follows:
40GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer (was $ 99.00) now $95.99
60GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer (was $145.99) now $139.99
80GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer (was $124.99) now $119.99
80GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer (was $169.99) now $159.99
100GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer (was $209.99) now $189.99
120GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer (was  $159.99) now $149.99

*FireWire 800/400+USB 2.0, FW400+USB 2.0, and FW400 models are subject to similarly appealing price drops. FireWire 800/400 +USB 2.0 models are available in up to 200GB capacities and start at just $134.99 .

OWC Mercury On-The-Go 2.5" ultra-portable storage solutions measure only 3"W x 5.5"L x 1"H and weigh less than 11 ounces.  On-The-Go drives feature custom Oxford or Myson bridge solutions, are bus powered without external power requirements, come with EMC Retrospect for data protection and Intech HD Speedtools utility suite, and are bootable via USB 2.0 or FireWire interface. The rugged exterior case and built-in shock protection ensure maximum data security.

Mercury On-the-Go storage solutions come packaged with all necessary connecting cables, carrying case, an optional use AC power adapter, and a One Year OWC warranty. FireWire 400, FW 400 + USB 2.0, and FW 800/400 + USB 2.0 connection models also are available. Add Your Own Hard Drive kits for ATA/IDE and SATA 2.5" HDs are offered starting at $29.95.

For additional information, visit or call toll free (800) 275-4576.

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About Other World Computing
Other World Computing (OWC) has been providing quality hardware products and support to the computer universe since 1988. The Illinois-based company had revenues exceeding $35 million USD in 2005. OWC operates the popular e-commerce portal which features one of the largest online catalogs of computer and iPod enhancement products including Mercury, Neptune, and NewerTech acceleration and FireWire product lines. OWC is a Premiere Level Apple Developer Connection member and provides extensive technical support for Macintosh users around the world. The company management umbrella includes leading Internet Service Providers and, and is the area's leading technology employer as ranked by McHenry County Business Journal.

Other World Computing contact: 
Eileen Millard, Public Relations Associate
(800) 275-4576, ext. 123, [email protected]

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