WOODSTOCK, Ill. – August 28, 2013
– Other World Computing (OWC®) http://www.macsales.com
, the world’s leading destination for cutting-edge Mac and PC upgrades and accessories, announced today the availability of new OWC Data Doubler™ DIY Bundles
, available for up to 3.0TB of internal, RAID-able drive capacity for Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro models. The OWC Data Doubler gives MacBook/MacBook Pro owners the flexibility to configure their computer's internal drive array to suit their needs: greater overall storage for up to 3.0 TB total capacity; greater data integrity by creating an internal back-up drive; or greater performance by creating a Striped RAID in Disk Utility.
This straight-forward, easy to follow DIY kit lets anybody take their existing MacBook or MacBook Pro and install more and/or faster storage than factory stock. The Data Doubler mounting solution, available for immediate ordering
from $37.99, comes complete with the Data Doubler internal drive mount, a detailed step-by-step Mac notebook model-specific installation guide, and a five-piece toolkit. Special Bundles, that also include up to two drives and up to 3.0TB of capacity, are available from $89.00
. Easy to follow, OWC 'How To' videos are also available online
. The OWC Data Doubler is available for Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro models, which include the following:
- Apple MacBook 13" 2008 to 2010
- Apple MacBook Pro 13" models 2009 and later (excluding 13" w/Retina)
- Apple MacBook Pro 15" models 2008 and later (excluding 15" w/Retina)
- Apple MacBook Pro 17" models 2009 and later
Here’s a sample of what thousands of OWC Data Doubler users have said:
"I've never found an adapter like the OWC Data Doubler that adds another hard drive to a laptop before. OWC has it going on! The OWC Data Doubler is awesome -- easy to install with instructions and tools -- a great product, and the only one on the market!"
Robin D. - Union City, CA
"First of all, if you are thinking of doing a swap to an SSD... stop thinking and do it. The performance gains are awesome. I've used other converters as well, but the OWC kit is a step above. More care went into the engineering and the fit in the computer and for the drive are more precise. Plus having the right tools included is great."
Brock Rumer – Chicago, IL
Let nothing go to waste:
After purchasing a new OWC Data Doubler DIY Kit, the internal "SuperDrive" can be re-purposed as an external optical drive with the OWC SuperSlim USB 2.0 enclosure
, available at a discounted price of $19.00 when purchased with Data Doubler. This lightweight, USB 2.0 bus-powered enclosure is the ideal solution for MacBook and MacBook Pro owners installing an OWC Data Doubler DIY Kit. At the same time, while enjoying up to an additional capacity in the re-purposed optical drive bay, users can install the replaced Apple® SuperDrive® into the OWC SuperSlim
enclosure to create a fully bootable, external Plug and Play CD and DVD burning/playing solution.
"Our Data Doubler Kits enable anyone to add new levels of storage capacity, performance and reliability that are simply unavailable from factory models,"
said Larry O’Connor, founder and CEO of Other World Computing. "By adding a second hard drive and replacing your current internal drive you can now have up to 3.0TB (up to 3X Factory Option) of storage capacity for your MacBook or MacBook Pro."
OWC is a complete source for all of your Mac upgrade needs:
Full product and ordering information for OWC memory upgrades up to 16GB, internal SSD/Flash and hard drive upgrades up to 1.5TB, and other accessories for all Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops is available on our website
About Other World Computing (OWC)
Other World Computing has been providing quality hardware products and support to the computer industry since 1988. OWC features one of the largest online catalogs of computer, iPod®, iPhone®, and iPad® enhancement products through its online store www.macsales.com
. OWC’s Woodstock facility was the first privately owned light manufacturing/assembly building in Illinois to obtain LEED Platinum status. A zero-emissions company, OWC was also the first U.S. technology manufacturer/distributor to become 100 percent on-site wind-powered. The OWC wind turbine cleanly generates more net energy than is consumed by OWC’s operations and datacenter, which helped the company earn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ENERGY STAR® rating for building operations that perform in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency.
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