New Processor Upgrade
Card Available for Apple'ss Cube G4 Dual G4/1.5GHz provides Serious
Performance for an exceptional price
AUSTIN, Texas (August
18, 2005) - PowerLogix has immediately available a 1.5 Gigahertz
(GHz) Dual Processor PowerForce G4 7447A processor upgrade card
for Apple Computer's Cube.
The card is immediately available from Other World Computing, master distributor
for PowerLogix, for $479.
"While there was a relatively small number of PowerMac G4 Cubes made, the demand
for Cube enhancements remains strong", said Larry O'Connor, president of OWC."We're
glad to meet that demand with these great upgrades, which keep this four-plus-year-old
machine running faster than even the G4 Mac models available today."
The cards utilize the latest FreeScale PowerPC 7447A and include 512K of on-board
L2 cache. As with all PowerForce G4 7447A cards, this new model features an on-board
thermal sensor and real-time thermal monitoring, and supports Dynamic Frequency
All PowerLogix Cube processor upgrades also feature PowerLogix's exclusive Voltage
Regulator Module bypass technology that reduces the power draw of the Cube VRM,
extending its life and reducing heat.
CPU Director, Powerlogix's proprietary software utility, ships with all 7447A
card upgrades. This software constantly monitors the processor for proper and
safe operation, and also allows the user to view operational temperature.
The card is compatible with Mac OS 9.x and Mac OS X 10.3.5 and higher (Mac OS
X 10.3.9 or higher is required for thermal monitoring and DFS features).
OWC also has available a 7447A 1.8GHz card for $349 and duals in speeds of 1.2GHz
to 1.7GHz starting at $429.
PowerLogix products are available immediately through Other World Computing via
its Web site at www.macsales.com/powerlogix. OWC is master distributor for PowerLogix
and provides all product and warranty support for their products. Dealer Inquiries
First to market in every significant Macintosh CPU upgrade product during the
past five years, PowerLogix designs and manufactures innovative products for
maximum performance from second generation and newer Apple Power Mac computers
and clones. For more information, contact PowerLogix at 8701 W. Parmer Lane #1120,
Austin, Texas 78729; 512-401-9902; or visit its Web site at www.powerlogix.com.
Other World Computing (www.macsales.com)
has been providing quality hardware products and support to the Macintosh universe
since 1988. The Illinois-based company operates the popular Macsales.com Web
site, which features one of the largest online catalogs of enhancement products;
including OWC's own Mercury acceleration and FireWire product lines. OWC is an
Apple Certified Developer and provides extensive technical support for Macintosh
users around the world. The company also owns and operates FasterMac.net, a national
Internet Service Provider designed specifically for Macintosh users, as well
as OWC.Net, an ISP that provides Internet access, design and hosting solutions
in the greater Chicago area. Other World Computing ranks as the largest technology
services employer in McHenry County according to the McHenry County Business
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