Tag Archives: Sandy Bridge

2011 iMacs: No SATA 6Gb/s, Yes to Multiple Drives

With the unboxing completed, our Lab Team is hard at work testing compatibilities and seeing just how much upgrading can be done to the new line of 2011 iMac models released today. We've been getting several questions on the prior...

Apple Releases New iMacs with Thunderbolt.

After a brief down period this morning, the Apple Store came back up with a newly-updated iMac being offered. This latest revision of the all-in-one desktop computer features a new graphics card, quad-core processors, a new built-in HD camera, and...

Apple Store Down – New iMacs on the Horizon?

This morning, the online Apple Store has been taken down temporarily stating “We are busy updating the store for you and will be back shortly.” This action usually indicates a new product being released or updated. Most likely, this is...

MacBook Pro Early 2011 Upgrades & Benchmark Results

After only a few short days since Apple released their new lineup of computers, the OWC Test Lab has completed our benchmarking of upgrades for the new 2011 MacBook Pro models. First off, considering Apple upgraded the MacBook Pro modes...

Light Peak, iPad 2, MacBook Pros – The Rumor Mill is in Full Effect.

There’s just something about Apple products that gets the tech crowd gossiping like little old ladies at a church social. Sometimes it’s something as simple as a product refresh. Sometimes it’s something revolutionary. Sometimes it’s a big disappointment. Sometimes, it’s just hype. Whatever...