updated 12:20 pm EDT, Thu July 13, 2006
OWC 160GB drive upgrades
Other World Computing (OWC) today began shipping its 160GB hard drive upgrades for Apple's MacBook and MacBook Pro (MBP) notebooks. The new internal SATA 5,400 rpm drives feature an 8MB buffer, and increase storage capacity by 33 percent above Apple's largest factory option. The new 2.5-inch drives are priced at $280, and ship with free online guides for users to perform their own installations at home. The drives also include free online tech support consultation, along with access to a toll-free technical support line.