Introducing New PowerBook G4 CPU Upgrades!
Daystar expands the XLR8 MAChSpeed CPU upgrades to 12″ PowerBooks.

Adds low-power / lower-cost choices – Includes free shipping.

Buford, GA, May 5, 2006 — Daystar Technology, the leader in PowerBook CPU
upgrades, has expanded its offerings for the award-winning XLR8 MAChSpeed
G4 Upgrade Series. Effective today, Daystar has expanded its new line of
PowerBook G4 Aluminum CPU upgrades to include the popular PowerBook G4 12″.
Daystar has also added low-power choices, re-structured pricing, and now
includes free shipping.

New 12″ PowerBook Upgrade Options.

The new MAChSpeed G4 Upgrade for the 12″ PowerBook allows any 12″ Aluminum
PowerBook (1.0 GHz or above) to be upgraded to the latest 1.67 GHz speeds.
The upgrade doubles the size of the internal cache on the early PowerBooks,
and also delivers up to 60% more speed. Like other XLR8 PowerBook CPU
upgrades, the 12″ version is factory installed by Daystar’s Apple Certified

Running Cooler and Faster.

The PowerBook Aluminum upgrades are now available in a variety of speed
options. The lower speed 1.67-1.75 GHz options allow users to make
substantial jumps in performance without sacrificing cool running or longer
battery life. The 1.92-2.0 GHz options deliver extreme desktop-alternative
performance and require AC power to achieve maximum speed with heavy
workloads. These high-end upgrades easily surpass the Intel-based Macs in
applications like Photoshop, XPress, Flash and Premiere.

3-Way Shipping Included… Free.

Daystar has also simplified the 3-way shipping choices; 1.) Container to
customer, 2.) PowerBook to Daystar, and 3.) PowerBook back to customer.
Free US Ground shipping is now included. 3-way 2-day, 3-way overnight and
Daystar’s Weekender service are available at an additional cost.

XLR8 MAChSpeed G4 Aluminum Pricing

3-way shipping, all parts, labor, testing and detailing is included. Easy
one step ordering is available via

PowerBook G4 17: $399 to $449 for 1.75 GHz to 1.83 GHz
PowerBook G4 15: $399 to $549 for 1.75 GHz to 2.0 GHz
PowerBook G4 12: $449 for 1.67 GHz.

About Daystar and XLR8 Brand Products

Daystar Technology is simply a Macintosh Speed Shop. The company
specializes in developing custom performance solutions, and integrating
leading Apple and XLR8 brand technologies for consumers, enterprise and
creative professionals. Daystar operates as an Apple Authorized Reseller
and Service center, and maintains a staff of Apple Certified Technicians.
Daystar is also the designer and manufacturer of XLR8 brand products. With
its history as the creator of the original Mac upgrade, the company
continues to deliver top technology and performance for the Apple based
computing platform.

Daystar currently distributes/resells Apple, XLR8, Giga Designs,
QuickerTek, Northstar and a variety of leading brand products via its store
front and web store at ( Daystar offers a
wide array of Apple performance products. It also sells and services Apple
products via its store-front in Buford, Georgia.

Additional information on Daystar Technology and XLR8 can be found via the
Daystar website at: ( and