Other World Computing Lowers Pricing on Mercury On-The-Go Portable solutions

Solutions up to 160GB from $114.99 and with new award-winning Backup
Software included

WOODSTOCK, IL (January 25, 2007) – Leading technology solutions
provider Other World Computing (OWC) today announced lowered pricing
on its award-winning Mercury On-The-Go FireWire 400+USB 2.0 line,
with new prices now starting at $114.99.

Visit: http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/firewire/on-the-go

The OWC Mercury On-The-Go line offers up to 200GB of data capacity in
a reliable, performance solution that weighs less than 12 ounces. All
FireWire models utilize the latest Oxford based bridge solutions and
the best qualified drive mechanisms, to provide the best performance
and reliability for demanding audio/video, backup, music, photo, and

All models are bootable via FireWire and/or USB 2.0 interfaces
(system must support such boot option); are bus-powered, with no
external power required; and are EMC/Dantz Retrospect Backup
Certified. OWC Mercury On-The-Go portable external solutions include:
all connecting cables; Intech HD Speedtools utility suite; Carrying
Case; and a 1-Year OWC Warranty.

As a new software-bundling bonus, all OWC Mercury On-The-Go solutions
now include the award-winning Prosoft DataBackup II for OS X(a $59.95
retail value) and the award winning NovaStor NovaBACKUP for Windows
(a $49.95 retail value). Both award-winning backup systems are full
retail versions, including full retail support and the same technical
support and version-update support as retail stand-alone versions.

The new reduced prices for the Mercury On-The-Go 2.5″ FireWire
400+USB2 line are as follows:

40GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer remains $114.99

60GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $129.99, now $124.99 – a $5 Drop

60GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $159.99, now $149.99 – a $10 Drop

80GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $139.99, now $129.99 – a $10 Drop

80GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $179.99, now $169.99 – a $10 Drop

100GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $159.99, now $147.99 – a $12 Drop

100GB 7200RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $209.99, now $199.99 – a $10 Drop

120GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $169.99, now $149.99 – a $20 Drop
*Extreme Value!*

160GB 5400RPM w/ 8MB Buffer was $237.99, now $219.99 – an $18 Drop

If a USB 2.0 interface is not needed, Mercury On-The-Go 2.5″
FireWire-only models of the above On-The-Go capacities are also
available, and are priced $5 – $10 less than the combo FW+USB 2.0

For complete On-The-Go pricing, visit:

UPS Ground Delivery priced from only $2.95; 2nd Day Air within the
US, $7.95 or less.