May 23, 2007 in Hardware (E)
[prMac.com] WICHITA, Kan. -- 05/22/2007 -- QuickerTek now makes the huge speed improvement of 802.11n wireless available to 24-inch Intel iMac and Mac Mini users. With this N upgrade, iMac users are not "left behind" in the wireless networking speed race. The user-installed version is available for $179 USD while the upgrade can be installed by QuickerTek for $199 plus shipping of the customer's choice.
This 802.11 N Upgrade is made to the same specifications as the Apple wireless networking card. This upgrade requires OSX 10.4.8 or later and the supplied QuickerTek software. Although it comes with a second antenna to complete the MIMO functionality, it is easy to attach and use. QuickerTek's n Upgrade works with all common WiFi equipment including 802.11b, g and of course n as well as the Apple AirPort, AirPort Extreme even the new AirPort N version recently announced.
The user-installed upgrade includes all of the parts, illustrated instructions and tools required to complete the upgrade. For the QuickerTek upgrade service, the customer selects the shipping method they prefer and the iMac is upgraded and return shipped to the customer using the same shipper and service speed.
Like most QuickerTek products, the 802.11n wireless upgrade for the 24-inch iMac is backed with a one-year warranty on parts and labor.
QuickerTek has been a recognized leading innovator of antennas and RF products for Apple AirPort Base Stations, Power Macintosh, iMac, PowerBook and MacBook Pro computers. QuickerTek products can be purchased online at http://www.quickertek.com and from authorized dealers at http://www.quickertek.com/vendors.php