Committed to leading the personal, SMB, and Enterprise Solid State Drive (SSD) industry, Other World Computing announced today that it will highlight its broad line of award-winning SSDs in its booth #5231 in the LVCC North Hall during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this week. The line includes a new consumer/prosumer notebook SSD and a new SMB/Enterprise SSD announced in separate CES press releases. With SSDs for nearly every Mac and PC produced during the past decade, OWC is the most comprehensive US manufacturer of industry leading SandForce processor-based SSDs available today.
SSD Popularity Soaring
iSuppli expects 2011 SSD revenue to hit $4.4 billion—up 91 percent from $2.3 billion in 2010. By 2014, iSuppli expects SSD revenue to reach $7 billion. 2011 SSD shipments are projected to reach approximately 15 million units, compared to 6.9 million in 2010.
Key reasons for the growing popularity of SSDs include speed—they’re faster than any hard drive; there are no moving parts to fail and they offer a more reliable computing experience than hard disk drives (HDDs). OWC has taken these benefits a step further by enhancing its Customer Value Proposition. Article Continues…
Other World Computing today announced it has lowered it prices by up to $50 on three of its OWC Mercury Pro SSDs: The Mercury Aura Pro MBA for 2008/2009 MacBook Air, the Mercury Legacy Pro for all notebooks that use a 2.5″ IDE/ATA drive, and the Mercury Aura Pro 1.8″ for netbooks, subnotebooks, and special applications that utilize a 1.8″ SATA drive.
Pricing For SandForce-Based OWC Mercury SSDs: Article Continues…
The OWC video team has been in high gear these last few weeks, kicking out several videos showing you how to upgrade your Macs and showing what those upgrades can do!
So pop on over to our Tech Center or our YouTube Channel to check out
We’ve got more exciting videos in the works, too, so stay tuned!
OWC Radio is a forum-based podcast focused on the events and happenings in the Mac community. This week’s hosts are: OWC Michael, OWC Chris S., and OWC Mike H.
The Computer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is upon us and Other World Computing announced a pretty big expansion to our SSD line. OWC Staffers give their first opinions and initial impressions of the new Mac App Store. Additional topics include Internet Explorer 9 and governing the internet. Article Continues…
In case you somehow missed all the announcements yesterday, we’ve expanded our award-winning line of Solid State Drives to include options for the MacBook Air, legacy machines and small form factor notebooks.
The OWC line of SSDs now includes
While you can find additional information on each of the product pages and in yesterday’s press releases, we’re bursting to show you how well these new additions work.
Below, we’ve got a pair of videos that show that the OWC Mercury Aura Pro MBA SSD not only speeds up booting and launching applications on a 2008/2009 MacBook Air, but it also lets you perform those same tasks faster than a 2010 2.66GHz i7 MacBook Pro! Article Continues…