updated 09:15 am EST, Tue February 28, 2006
Pismo, Lombard batteries
Other World Computing (OWC) and Newer Technology today announced a new product in their NuPower extreme high-capacity battery family: the new 81 Watt-Hour replacement battery for Pismo G3 and Lombard G3 PowerBook models provides up to 56 percent more run time capacity than Apple factory-shipped batteries. The unmatched capacity is achieved using revolutionary cells only just released on the market and available exclusively through NewerTech in units of this capacity and quality. All NuPower batteries are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the US. The new extreme high capacity 81 Watt-Hour Pismo/Lombard PowerBook batteries retails for $170 and includes a one-year NewerTech warranty. A 78 Watt-Hour model is available for $160.