LAS VEGAS, NV – April 15, 2015
– Other World Computing
(OWC), a leading zero emissions
Mac and PC technology company, announced today that it will debut a range of new cutting-edge products at its NAB booth, #SL13905 in Las Vegas, NV, April 13-16
Continuing a long-standing commitment to innovation, OWC is unveiling these new products:
- OWC Drive Dock
- Mercury Accelsior Pro Q high performance PCIe SSD
- Mercury Accelsior S PCIe SSD.
These new products deliver higher speeds and increased storage capacity to meet the high performance requirements for professionals in content creation.
OWC Drive Dock
The OWC Drive Dock combines the convenience of immediate plug and play access to 1x3.5" or 2x2.5" bare SATA drives with the amazing speed of Thunderbolt 2 connectivity in a sleek, rugged aluminum enclosure. The dock comes with a USB 3.0 port and two Thunderbolt 2 ports for daisy-chain support. It is perfect for professionals who need to frequently swap drives between projects.
The OWC Drive Dock will be available in the summer of 2015. Pricing will be released at that time.
Accelsior Pro Q High Performance PCIe SSD
At up to 4TB capacity and capable of speeds up to 1345MB/s, Accelsior Pro Q is the next generation of high-performance PCIe SSD technology — more than double the speed of SATA 6Gb/s. Content creation professionals can now enjoy the speed and capacity they need for demanding production workflows.
The Mercury Accelsior Pro Q high performance SSD will be available in May 2015. Pricing will be released at that time.
Accelsior S PCIe SSD
With up to 500 MB/s of throughput, the Accelsior S dual-lane PCIe 2.0 card delivers flexible storage expansion — with a speed boost — to Mac and PC towers, and Thunderbolt expansion chassis. Accelsior S is the perfect complement to OWC's Mercury family of high-performance SSDs, delivering up to 1TB of fast storage expansion, and bringing SATA 6Gb/s speed, via PCIe, to machines previously limited by SATA 3Gb/s architecture.
The Mercury Accelsior S PCIe SSD will be available in late April 2015. Pricing will be released at that time.
"We're committed to constant innovation, to find new ways to meet the ever changing needs of professionals in content creation," said Larry O'Connor, OWC Founder and CEO. "With a focus on speed and connectivity, we're excited to showcase some fantastic new products this year at NAB. OWC workflow solutions help professionals focus on their masterpiece, rather than their production tools."
The OWC Trust Advantage®
- Over 25 years of product design and innovation
- OWC tested for compatibility, speed, and reliability
- Comprehensive step-by-step installation and support videos
- 24/7 award-winning, U.S.-based technical support
OWC is the manufacturer and upgrade provider of choice for Apple and PC enthusiasts and has been providing OWC memory upgrades for Apple computers since 1989. For the last decade, OWC has been building SSD upgrades specifically for Apple computers, winning multiple awards while also earning accolades for OWC External Drives and OWC Optical Drives. OWC memory, SSDs and a growing number of our products are designed, engineered and manufactured in Austin, TX. Widely recognized for its exemplary customer service, OWC provides extensive US-based technical support for Mac and PC users around the world. As a member of the Apple Developer Program, OWC also produces a catalog of upgrades and accessories, having served the Apple community worldwide since 1988.
OWC's industry awards include:
- Videomaker Best of CES 2015 Spotlight Award for OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock
- 2015 CES Innovations Honoree for OWC ThunderBay 4 External Storage Solution
- Storage Visions, Visionary Product Award 2015 for OWC Envoy Pro mini, a SSD thumb drive
- Inc. 5,000 "Fastest Growing Privately Owned Companies in America" list honoree 2007-2013
- Reseller Ratings Elite Member 2009-2014
- About.com Readers' Choice Award winner for best Mac Peripheral Reseller
- Business Intelligence Group 2013 Green Tech Company of the Year
- American Business Awards "Stevie" Gold (2012) and Silver (2014)
- Better Business Bureau Top Rating of A+ 2010-2014
© 2015 Other World Computing. All Rights Reserved. Other World Computing, OWC, The OWC Trust Advantage, ThunderBay, OWC Envoy and Mercury Accelsior are registered trademarks of New Concepts Development Corporation, registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and/or in Canada. The OWC logo and the Other World Computing logo are trademarks of New Concepts Development Corporation. Apple and Mac are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other marks may be the trademark or registered trademark property of their respective owners.