Sunday, July 23, 2000
PowerLogix has come out with two upgrades for G3 PowerBooks. The cards, called the BlueChip by PowerLogix, replace the stock card. According to PowerLogix you just plug the card in and go.
New Prices and the Machines The Cards Are Intended For
Previous Prices For PowerLogix Upgrade Cards
What kind of performance gain are you getting for the money you'll be shelling out for the various cards?......
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And how much do you pay per performance point ................
Previous Price/Performance Equation For PowerLogix Cards
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PowerLogix Press Release
POWERLOGIX ANNOUNCES POWERBOOK G3 PROCESSOR UPGRADES AUSTIN, TX --July 19, 2000 -- PowerLogix announced today two new G3 processor upgrades for Wallstreet and Mainstreet PowerBook G3s. The new BlueChip G3 processor upgrades will be available in either 466Mhz or 500Mhz, both with 1mb of backside cache, by the end of July. "Customers have told us that 466Mhz and 500Mhz G3 upgrades are the sweet spot in price and performance for PowerBook G3s," said Robin Sharp, Marketing Director for PowerLogix R&D, Inc. "PowerBook G3 users can get over double the speed from the 500Mhz BlueChip G3 upgrade, and that's an excellent reason to upgrade that older PowerBook G3 Series." The BlueChip G3 processor upgrade simply replaces the stock processor card. The user removes the stock processor card and installs the BlueChip upgrade in its place. The stock CPU card as well as the BlueChip are socketed and install easily following the included instructions. BlueChip Model List Price 466/1mb $599 500/1mb $699 PowerLogix BlueChip G3 upgrades will be available through resellers by the end of July. For more information, contact PowerLogix R&D, Inc, 3921 Steck Avenue, A-105, Austin, Texas 78759, 877-849-2504, Fax: (512) 795-2981, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://email@example.com. ------- PowerLogix R&D, Inc. Main Office: 3921 Steck Avenue, Suite A105 Austin, TX 78759 (512) 795-2978 x107 (501) 421-7942 FAX (fax direct to my email)