||Sonnet Technology has announced a new round of price reductions on their line of G3 upgrade cards. According to Sonnet:
Sonnet Technologies continues to drop prices on G3 processor upgrades. Sonnet's new lower prices are as follows:
Crescendo G3 300/512K for PCI Power Macs
This card is compatible with the following Macintosh models:
- Power Mac 7300, 7500, 7600, 8500, 8515, 8600, 9500, 9515, 9600
- Workgroup Server 7350, 8550, 9650
- Power Computing PowerCenter, PowerCenter Pro, PowerTower, PowerTower Pro, PowerWave, PowerCurve
- UMAX J700/S900
- DayStar Genesis 360, 400, 528, 600, 720, 800, 900, 932
Encore G3 466/1M for Power Mac G3s
This card is compatible with the following Macintosh G3 models:
- Power Mac G3 desktops
- G3 Towers
- G3 Servers
- Blue & White G3s
Presto PPC for Macintosh Quadra and Centris
This card is compatible with the following models:
- Quadra 610, 650, 700, 800, 900, 950
- Centris 610, 650
You can find out more information on these products at the company's web site.
The Crescendo G3 300/512K for PCI Power Macs is priced at US$299.95.
The Encore G3 466/1M for Power Mac G3s is priced at US$799.95.
The Presto PPC for Macintosh Quadra and Centris is priced at US$299.95
The Mac Observer Spin: Hey, this is cheap territory here. Turning your old PowerMac into a 300 MHz G3 for less than US$300 is a great deal. All of the G3 upgrade companies have been offering fantastic prices, but Sonnet is definitely pushing new boundaries. Other companies may soon follow.