OWC Expands Their Helios Line With the Addition of the Mercury Helios FX

OWC helps consumers increase computational capabilities with new high performance external GPU.

Woodstock, IL – March 12, 2018  OWC®, a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, has announced an addition to their Mercury Helios PCIe expansion chassis line with the release of the OWC Mercury Helios FX eGPU expansion chassis. Whether the need is to edit at greater resolutions, achieve smoother frame rates, utilize VR and AR to improve your gaming experience, or take advantage of the computational gymnastics for which GPUs are known, the OWC Mercury Helios FX eGPU is built to empower everyone. 

Featuring a robust power supply, the Mercury Helios FX is built to handle almost any GPU while simultaneously charging a laptop. The whisper-quiet cooling fan makes the Helios FX an ideal addition to noise-sensitive workstations. And with support for most Thunderbolt-compatible AMD® and NVIDIA® GPUs, there are many workflow and gaming empowering options from which to choose. 

With its Thunderbolt 3 interface, users can add the Mercury Helios FX to any computer needing a boost. Whether it’s a Mac or Windows PC, the Mercury Helios FX can be connected with the included Thunderbolt 3 cable for an immediate increase in performance. 

Key Features

  • Connect a GPU via Thunderbolt 3
  • Compatible with Mac* and Windows PCs
  • Accepts full height, full length, double width GPU cards
  • 375W to power NVIDIA or AMD GPUs 
  • Accelerate professional performance
  • Elevate gaming performance
  • Add sheer computational power
  • Provides laptop charging up to 87W
  • 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty

Availability and Pricing:    

The Mercury Helios FX eGPU is available now at MacSales.com and authorized OWC resellers. MSRP is $299.99.

About OWC
Having served the Apple community worldwide since 1988, OWC has become the reliable manufacturer and upgrade provider of choice for Apple and PC enthusiasts with its extensive catalog of accessories, storage, and memory upgrades for nearly every Mac made in the last decade. Recognized for award-winning customer service, OWC provides extensive U.S.-based technical support for Mac and PC users around the world and comprehensive step-by-step installation and support videos.

Company Contact:
Jennifer Myers, (815) 502-5640, pr@owcdigital.com

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