Other World Computing (OWC) has extended the warranties to three years on its line of high capacity, FireWire/USB 2.0 storage solutions.
The warranty changes, which triple the coverage for one product, are as follows:
- Mercury On-The-Go Bus Powered Portable Solutions from 1 year to 3-year warranty
- Mercury Elite-AL Pro Single Drive Storage Solutions from 2 year to 3 year warranty
- Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual-Drive Storage Solutions from 2 year to 3 year warranty
- Mercury Elite-AL Pro RAID and Mirror Solutions from 2 year to 3 year warranty
- Mercury Elite Pro Classic Portable Solutions from 2 year to 3 year warranty
The 2 year warranty remains in place for the OWC Neptune single drive storage solution.[UPDATE: On September 4, OWC informed TMO that the new warranty terms will be retroactive on all units purchased in 2008. This updates the information the author initially provided in the comments below.]