king266b  Kingston Technology Boosts CF Ultimate Card Write Speed to 266X

Kingston Technology today
announced it is increasing the write speed of its popular line of CompactFlash
Ultimate memory cards to 266X – twice the minimum sustained write speed
previously available in the Ultimate line. Kingston CF Ultimate cards will also
have an added feature of free MediaRECOVER data recovery software that serves as
a recovery tool to help restore lost, deleted or corrupted image files.
“Photographers using digital SLR cameras are looking for faster card write
speeds to capture life’s moments as they happen without interruption,” said Dave
Lee, Flash Memory Product Manager, Asia Region, Kingston. “Kingston’s new
CompactFlash Ultimate 266X memory cards maximize a digital camera’s performance,
delivering the speed and capacity necessary to complete even the most
challenging assignments.

Kingston Technology today
announced it is increasing the write speed of its popular line of CompactFlash
Ultimate memory cards to 266X – twice the minimum sustained write speed
previously available in the Ultimate line. Kingston CF Ultimate cards will also
have an added feature of free MediaRECOVER data recovery software that serves as
a recovery tool to help restore lost, deleted or corrupted image files.
“Photographers using digital SLR cameras are looking for faster card write
speeds to capture life’s moments as they happen without interruption,” said Dave
Lee, Flash Memory Product Manager, Asia Region, Kingston. “Kingston’s new
CompactFlash Ultimate 266X memory cards maximize a digital camera’s performance,
delivering the speed and capacity necessary to complete even the most
challenging assignments.

king266  Kingston Technology Boosts CF Ultimate Card Write Speed to 266X

“MediaRECOVER allows photographers
to focus on what matters most – creating great images,” said Korey Bachelder,
President, MediaRECOVER. “Our recovery solution is easy to use and gives
photographers added peace of mind. MediaRECOVER’s partnership with Kingston is a
win-win for us and consumers.” The MediaRECOVER software is available as a
download from Kingston’s Web site to aid in the reclamation of lost, deleted or
corrupted files and is compatible with either Windows or Mac operating systems.

Available in 2, 4 and 8GB
capacities, Kingston’s CompactFlash Ultimate cards offer room to capture and
store high volumes of images in RAW, JPEG, TIFF and other large file formats. As
with all Kingston Flash memory cards, CompactFlash Ultimate cards are backed by
a lifetime warranty and free technical support.


Kingston
CompactFlash Ultimate Cards

Part Number

Capacity and Features

CF/2GB-U2FE

2GB CompactFlash Ultimate card

CF/4GB-U2FE

4GB CompactFlash Ultimate card

CF/8GB-U2FE

8GB CompactFlash Ultimate card

Kingston CompactFlash Ultimate Features and
Specifications:

Capacities*: 2GB, 4GB, 8GB

Dimensions: 1.43″ x 1.68″ x 0.13″ (36.4mm x 42.8mm x
3.3mm) – CF Type 1

Speed Rating** 45MB/sec. read rate and 40MB/sec.
write rate

Data Recovery Utility: MediaRECOVER for Windows/Mac

Operating Temperature: 32º F to 140º F (0º C to 60º
C)

Storage Temperature: -4º F to 185º F (-20º C to 85º
C)

Standardized: Complies with CompactFlash Association
specification standards

Easy: Plug and play

Guaranteed: Lifetime warranty

Economical: Autosleep mode preserves system battery
life