PowerLogix Intros 900MHz G3 PCI Upgrade Card

PowerLogix on Tuesday debuted a PCI upgrade card that enables owners of legacy Power Macs to turn them into 900MHz G3 machines. The US$139 card features 512K of 900MHz L2 cache; another card with 1MB of 900MHz L2 cache is available for $209.99. Other features include a built-in fan sink, fail-safe protection circuitry, CPU Director software and compatibility with add-on PCI cards.

The new upgrade card is compatible with Power Mac 7300, 7500, 7600, 8500, 8600, 9500 and 9600 models as well as certain clones from Power Computing and Umax.