All posts tagged "Storage Devices"

  • Samsung MMCmicro Memory Card

    Samsung announced today that it has developed an extremely small, low-power multimedia memory card (MMC) for mobile phones. With dimensions of only 12x14x1.1mm, Samsung’s new “MMCmicro” device is one-third the size of today’s common reduced-size multimedia cards (RS-MMC). The card can read at 10MB per second and write at 7MB per second; a 128MB version

  • Toshiba 80GB Mini Drive For iPod

    Toshiba announced a 80GB, 1.8-inch hard drive that will set off speculation of a new, higher capacity Apple iPod model later in 2005. The 80GB MK8007GAH is the largest capacity yet achieved in the 1.8-inch form factor to date and will begin mass production in July of next year. The unit measures 3.11 x 2.12

  • Shuttle CR40 Dual-Format DVD Writer

    Shuttleis pleased to announce the immediate availability of the CR40; the first dual-format DVD Rewriter designed to match the XPC’s superb industrial design and performance metrics. This latest addition to the XPC Accessories product-line features fast 16X DVD±RW burning (4X DL burning) and high-capacity 8.5GB recording with the sexiest front panel on the market.With super-fast

  • Lexar New USB Card Form Factor & FlashCard

    Lexar Media today announced a new USB card form factor designed for universal and superior interoperability to bring next generation storage, connectivity and utility products to a broad variety of computing, consumer electronics and mobile electronics devices. The new USB card form factor is based on the USB Type A connector as outlined in the

  • Corsair Enter Flash Media Market

    Corsair today announced the company’s entry into the flash media market with new families of USB 2.0 flash drives and Secure Digital (SD) cards. Corsairs USB Flash Voyager products are high capacity thumb-sized portable storage devices that are ideal for transporting presentations, photos, MP3s, and other files. These USB drives are as stylish as they

  • Seagate Ships Cheetah 15K.4 Drives

    Seagate has begun shipping its new Cheetah 15K.4 drives in volume to the distribution channel worldwide. The Cheetah 15K.4 is the best price-per-performance disc drive in its class and was designed as the mainstream choice for IT professionals that require the most reliable and fastest I/O transactions from their enterprise systems. The Cheetah 15K.4 disc

  • Seagate Barracuda 400GB Hard Drive w/ NCQ

    Seagate today announced it is shipping the world’s highest capacity PC hard drive to retail stores, resellers and system builders worldwide. The Seagate Barracuda 7200.8 hard drive gives customers up to 400GB, and with the industry’s highest data density it’s the first hard drive to store up to 133GB on a single disc. This technology

  • Plextor 16X DVD±R/RW Drive w/ SATA

    Plextor today announced the new PX-716SA series DVD±R/RW drive. Featuring a native Serial ATA (SATA) interface and high-speed 16X DVD+R and 16X DVD-R recording, the internal drive combines fast performance, 150 MB/sec bandwidth, and recording features that ensure reliable, high-quality results across a broad spectrum of media. The internal PX-716SA drive features an integrated Serial

  • Iomega Network Hard Drive

    Iomega today announced the new Iomega® Network Hard Drive for shared file storage on home and small networks. Available immediately in capacities of 160GB* or 250GB, Iomega’s Network Hard Drive is perfect for home and small business users, providing a convenient location for shared files, photos, music and video. The Iomega Network Hard Drive lightens

  • WD Passport™ Portable USB Hard Drives

    Simplifying transport of large quantities of digital content and information, Western Digital today unveiled its new WD Passport™ Portable USB Hard Drives. With no need for a separate power supply (for most systems), WD Passport Portable Drives, available in capacities of 40 or 80 GB, are easy to use anywhere – simply plug and go.

  • Vantec EZ SWAP 2 Mobile Rack

    Vantec is going to release EZ SWAP 2 Mobile Rack in Late November selling for US$ 33.99. The EZ-Swap 2 Serial ATA version is as convenient as mobile racks get. The EZ-Swap 2 SATA features the ability to directly connect your SATA hard drive without going through any additional circuits. Simply place the hard drive

  • Imation USB 2.0 Swivel Flash Drives

    Imation today announced it is extending its line of Imation USB 2.0 Swivel Flash Drives with the addition of its latest 2 gigabyte (GB) drive. The new Imation 2GB USB 2.0 Swivel Flash Drive features a unique “never lose” swivel cap design that business users and consumers can trust to protect their important files. The

  • Vantec NexStar 2 External Enclosure

    Vantec is going to release 5.25″ NexStar 2 External Enclosure in Mid November. With the Vantec NexStar 2 External 5.25″ Enclosure, you can easily add any 5.25″ IDE Device to your existing system. The NexStar 2 connects to your computer through USB 2.0, offering speeds up to 480Mbps and eliminating the need to open your

  • MSI MEGA STICK 520 Portable Audio Device

    MSI unveils its new MEGA STICK 520 multi-function portable audio device. As the latest addition to MSI’s successful MEGA series, the new MEGA STICK 520 combines MSIs unique style with many advanced features such as the integrated FM tuner, Voice and FM recorder, SRS WOW surrounding sound, USB 2.0 transfer speed, LED flash light, 256

  • Samsung New SATA2 Hard Drives

    amsung and Marvell announce the development of new hard disk drives (HDD) that utilize the Marvell 88i6525 System on Chip (SOC). Samsung’s new hard drives are the industry’s first products to support native 3.0 Gbps I/O transaction capabilities in addition to SATA Native Command Queuing (NCQ). Marvell’s SATA SOC featured on these new drives boasts

  • ASUS WL-HDD Wireless Hard Drive Box

    ASUS today introduced the ASUS WL-HDD wireless hard drive box, the one-of-a-kind solution that brings data storage, file sharing and wireless connection into one single device. This unique innovation enables up to 4 users to save and share data wirelessly at high-speed, 54Mbps data transfer. At a nimble 0.2kg, it is a great complement to

  • WD Sorpio Mobile Hard Drives

    Western Digital today introduced its WD Scorpio™ high-performance, low-power 2.5 inch hard drive for notebooks and other portable digital devices. With its new product, WD is delivering the features and industry-leading specifications that offer the greatest benefits to its customers: high reliability, low power and fast performance. Currently shipping in volume, WD Scorpio delivers fast

  • Kingston DataTraveler II, Plus & Elite USB 2.0 Flash Drive

    Kingston announced the expansion of its DataTraveler® USB 2.0 product line to better service the varying needs of USB customers. Kingston will add three versions to the product line: DataTraveler II, DataTraveler II Plus and DataTraveler Elite. For advanced consumers and small to midsize business use, DataTraveler II and DataTraveler II Plus provide high-performance solutions.

  • Plextor PX-716A/UF 4X Double-Layer, Dual-Format 16X DVD±R/RW

    Plextor today announced the new PX-716 series DVD±R/RW drive. With high-speed 16X DVD+R and 16X DVD-R recording, the PX-716 gives users the ability to create, edit, and share customized DVDs and CDs in less time than ever before. The drive achieves blazing fast 16X CAV performance on recommended 8X DVD+R media, and burns a 4.7GB

  • Samsung Fastest MMC

    Samsung had developed an advanced multimedia card (MMC), which can store and retrieve data 20 times faster than previous products. The storage capacity of the new MMC is a mediocre 128 Megabyte (MB) but its peak transmission speed is 52MB per second, a revolution compared to current cards’ single-digit velocity. With the advent of the