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OWC Announces Memory Upgrades Up To 16GB For New Mid 2010 Apple iMac Models

OWC Memory Upgrades offer more options & savings of up to 50% vs. factory-installed upgrades and come backed by full Lifetime Warranty & Money Back Guarantee

July 28, 2010, Woodstock, IL -- Other World Computing (OWC®), a leading zero emissions Mac® and PC technology company, announced today the immediate availability of OWC PC3-10600 DDR3 1333MHz Memory Upgrade Kits up to 16GB for the new Mid 2010 iMac models introduced by Apple yesterday. OWC Memory Upgrade Kits offer all 2010 iMac owners the advantages of upgrade options not available from the factory, savings up to 50% compared to same size factory installed options, and quality assurance from a Lifetime Advance Replacement Warranty and Money Back Guarantee.

OWC Memory Upgrade Kits up to 16GB for the new iMac 21.5" 3.06GHz, 3.20GHz, and 3.6GHz i3; iMac 27" 3.20GHz i3, 3.6GHz i5 (Dual-Core), iMac 27" 2.8GHz i5, 2.93GHz i7 (Quad-Core) models:
  • OWC 4GB DDR3 Memory Kit (2 x 2GB matched memory modules) - $117.99
    Add to factory installed 4GB RAM for 8GB total RAM, upgrade not offered as a factory option.

  • OWC 8GB DDR3 Memory Kit (2 x 4GB matched memory modules) - $279.99
    Add to factory installed 4GB RAM for 12GB total RAM, upgrade not offered as a factory option. Compared to $400 factory 8GB (2 x 4GB) upgrade, OWC 8GB upgrade delivers 50% more RAM for
    30% lower cost

  • OWC 16GB DDR3 Memory Kit (4 x 4GB matched memory modules) - $549.99
    45% lower cost than factory 16GB option, save an additional 5% with factory module trade in rebate

For more information on or to purchase OWC Memory Upgrades of up to 16GB for all iMac models, including the latest 2010 models, visit:

Certified Compatible Plus Additional Savings Available
OWC Memory Upgrades are fully tested and certified to meet, if not surpass, all Apple memory design and compatibility specifications and come backed by a Lifetime Replacement Warranty. Additional money savings versus factory options are available for customers who take advantage of OWC’s memory trade-in rebate program, which offers up to $50.00 cash back for Apple factory iMac memory modules. For more information on OWC’s rebate program, visit:

Free ‘How To’ Videos for Easy Installation
OWC’s extensive online library of video installation guides make adding memory, drives, and other upgrades a breeze by providing step-by-step instructions that explain in detail the upgrade process from start to finish. These videos, available for free viewing via OWC’s website, are available for nearly every Apple Mac mini, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, iMac, PowerMac, and PowerBook model made. To view OWC’s free, step-by-step installation videos, visit:

OWC - The Trusted Name in Mac Memory
OWC memory upgrades are available from 16MB up to 96GB for nearly every current and past Apple notebook and desktop computer manufactured over the past two decades, including Mac Pro, iMac, PowerMac, Xserve, iBook, PowerBook, MacBook, and MacBook Pro computers. By maintaining an extensive array of legacy machines as well each new Apple computer model variation announced in its active state-of-the-art test lab (, OWC can ensure its memory upgrades offer the highest product quality and reliability and backs them with a Lifetime Advance Replacement Warranty and Money Back Guarantee.

OWC’s independent memory benchmark testing ( on a wide variety of Mac computers consistently demonstrates having more memory provides higher real-world performance. OWC memory performance gains are even more apparent when using memory intensive applications, such as audio/video, photo, 3D modeling, gaming and other applications, where OWC memory upgrades offer the best performance for the investment. The full OWC Memory line, as well as a compatibility guide which directs customers to the correct upgrades for each specific Apple model, can be found online at:

About Other World Computing (OWC)
Other World Computing (OWC) has been providing quality hardware products and support to the computer industry since 1988 and features one of the largest online catalogs of computer, iPod®, iPhone®, and iPad™ enhancement products through its e-commerce portal As a Premiere Level Apple Developer Connection member, OWC also provides extensive US based technical support for Macintosh users around the world as well as Internet access via and

OWC’s industry awards and recognition include: Crain’s Chicago Business 2009 “Fast 50” List of 50 Fastest Growing Companies in the Chicago Area; Inc. 5,000 Top 100 Computers & Electronics Companies 2007 to 2009; Reseller Ratings Elite Member 2009 & 2010; Better Business Bureau Top Rating of A+ 2010; Reflex Packaging Commitment to Excellence Recycling Award 2009; Computerworld MagazineTop Green-IT Companies for 2008; and McHenry County Economic Development Corporation 2008 Business Champion Award.

In March 2010, OWC’s corporate campus was awarded LEED Platinum Certification ( by the Green Building Certification Institute. Platinum is the highest achievable level of the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Program, which began in 1998. Out of more than 14,000 LEED projects engaged worldwide since the program's inception, OWC is one of less than three hundred to achieve the Platinum standard. On a local level, OWC also became the first privately owned light manufacturing/assembly building in Illinois to obtain LEED Platinum status.

Company Contact:
Jennifer Myers: (815) 502-5640 or