Sonnet Announces PowerBook Upgrade Service

Sonnet Technologies announced its 1.2GHz processor upgrade program for 550MHz and 667MHz G4 PowerBooks on Tuesday. After placing an order, PowerBook owners ship their Mac in a Sonnet-supplied box. The company replaces the PowerBook processor with a 1.2GHz Freescale 7457 G4 chip with 512K L2 cache, tests the system, and ships it back. The service is priced at US$499.95. More information is available at the Sonnet Web site.