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OWC Transforms Existing Apple MacBooks Into World’s Only Tablet Based Mac With New Modservice

Turnkey Service Provided By OWC Allows Customers To Convert Existing MacBook Into A Modbook Plus Add Additional Performance Upgrades Options

October 31, 2008, Woodstock, IL — Other World Computing (OWC®), a leading Mac and PC technology company, announced today the availability of Modservice, a new service that converts an existing Intel® Core 2 Duo based MacBook® computer into an Axiotron Modbook®, the world’s only Mac-based tablet computer that lets users draw and write directly on the screen. Modservice pre-ordering is available immediately from OWC, with prices starting at $1,299.99 for the turnkey service, which includes a protective shipping box and FedEx air shipping to and from OWC.

“Bring Your Own ‘Book” (BYOB) or Buy New Options

With the unveiling of Modservice, consumers now have the choice of either buying a new Modbook starting at $2,199.00 directly from OWC — the exclusive US-based distributor for Modbook, or choosing the “Bring Your Own ‘Book” (BYOB) option and sending OWC their own existing Intel Core 2 Duo MacBook for OWC’s Modservice, starting at $1,299.99.  As an Axiotron Authorized System Manufacturer (AASM), OWC is fully certified to convert existing MacBooks into full-featured Modbooks, with all of the same functionality that has earned Modbook numerous awards and accolades.

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