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OWC announces G4 Upgrades compatible with Apple's Leopard OS

Priced from $199 for up to 1.5GHz, OWC Plug & Play "Mercury Extreme" G4 Processors Speed up Macs with no Software Needed (October 29, 2007)


DMN Newswire--2007-10-29--Other World Computing (OWC) http://www.macsales.com, a leading Mac and PC technology company, announced today that its award-winning line of OWC "Mercury Extreme" G4 Processor Upgrades are fully compatible with Apple's latest operating system, "Leopard" 10.5 OS.  Leopard introduces new features and benefits that owners of Apple PowerMac G4 models AGP Graphics and Sawtooth, Gigabit Ethernet, Digital Audio, and Quicksilver can benefit from with an OWC Processor Upgrade.  The OWC Mercury Extreme G4 Processor enables these otherwise unsupported Macs with less than an 867Mhz G4 Processors (the minimum processor speed required by "Leopard") to have the processor performance required by Apple's latest 10.5 Operating System.

The OWC Mercury Extreme G4 Processors are available immediately in a 1.2GHz speed with 2MB L3 Cache for $199.99 and 1.5GHz Speed with 2MB L3 for $259.99.  The Mercury Extreme is Plug and Play and 100% compatible with existing hardware and software. It provides needed processor speed to meet the requirements for the latest operating systems and newer applications.  The Mercury Extreme's higher processor speeds enable existing applications and software to run much faster.  It only takes less than 10 minutes to install to make your old Mac like new all over again.

"Since 1999, Other World Computing has been the leader when it comes to G3 and G4 processor upgrade solutions," said Lawrence O'Connor, CEO, OWC.  "It has been and remains our mission to make the Mac you have the best Mac it can be.  In fact, current OWC Mercury Extreme G4 owners will also find that with all of our G4/900MHz models and faster, these too give you a machine ready for Apple's OS 10.5 'Leopard.'  Apple has built some of the best computers on the planet and we're pleased that our upgrades can well extend their usefulness and real-world usability." 

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