Posts from the desk of OWC Chris S.
iMacRAM What Does It Take To Upgrade...
We know you’ve all been on the edge of your seats, waiting to see what it takes to get inside those new 21.5” iMacs, so we did a fast...

macmini_front-web1 A Peek inside the iMac 21”
Well, that was an adventure! Turns out the screen to the new iMac wasn’t as easy to get into as we initially thought. But, our intrepid team, armed with...

Globe-New_Macs It’s new iMac Day!
Things are buzzing around the OWC Campus here in Woodstock, Illinois. Apple just released the new 21.5” iMacs this morning and we’re on our way to getting them in,...

Globe-DIY-231x300 Creating your own Fusion Drive
One of the newest technologies available with the latest Macs is the ability to have what Apple calls a Fusion Drive. This is essentially a Solid State drive and...

More Instructional Videos Posted.
Among our various video endeavors, our Instructional Series of videos is probably the most well-regarded. After all, how can you not like free, step-by-step instructions on upgrading your Mac?...

PR_miniKit Special Note for Adding an SSD...
The “Fusion Drive” option for the 2012 Mac minis can cause some severe data loss if you’re not careful. It’s a bit of a “perfect storm,” but it’s worth...

stopwatch Quality Cables Important for Good iPad...
Sometimes, important lessons crop up in unexpected places. The new iPads come with 12 Watt adapter bricks, rather than the 10W ones that came with previous generations, so we...

vote4OWC Vote for OWC in CES 2013...
The 2012 Election season may be over and done with, but you’ve still got one more vote to cast. Every year, OWC enters the “Meet Me At CES” video...

macmini_front-web1 OWC Aura Pro works in the...
Once we had the new 13″ MacBook Pro with Retina display unboxed, it was just a matter of time before we installed an OWC Aura Pro SSD to see how...

sysprefs Simple Trick To Customized Scrolling
After reading OWC Larry’s article about reassigning the function keys last week, it got me thinking; that’s certainly not the only default setting in Mac OS X that can...

OWC-Helmet Have Multiple Backups for Extra Protection
We talk a lot about backups on the OWC Blog, but that’s just because they’re so important. After all, your irreplaceable data is just that: irreplaceable. If you lose...