USB hard drive spoon feeds informationWho says a hard drive can’t spoon feed you information? Today, SmartDisk introduced their Always-On Display palm sized USB hard drive, FireLite Xpress. The award winning, always-on display is readable without power, identifies the drive by a user-designated name, indicates the last date that information was recorded and provides a table of contents for the drive. The display provides excellent readability even in direct sunlight (so they claim) and allows for wide-angle viewing and exhibits high brightness to contrast. Continue Reading
SanDisk with new 4GB PSP memory cardNeed to save more than 12 hours of game saves, or how about 4,000 pictures so you can view them on your PSP? SanDisk to the rescue with their new 4GB Pro Duo Game Card for PSP. This Pro Duo Memory Card is in response to the growing demand from power users on the PlayStation Portable. “The PSP has clearly become more than just a gaming device,â€ said Wes Brewer, SanDiskâ€™s vice president of consumer products marketing. â€œSince there is no internal memory for the PSP, a Memory Stick PRO Duo flash card is the only way to store large amounts of entertainment Continue Reading
New digs on the Xbox 360 HD DVD driveThe Microsoft Xbox rumor-mill is at it again because of some new information surfacing about the Xbox 360 HD DVD drive. Without being too specific Microsoft indicated their new 360HD DVD drive will be available sometime during the 3rd quarter of ’06 and failed to point out whether the unit will support the HDMI interface in its HDCP anti-piracy system. Continue Reading
JetFlash V20 is Transcends entry into high capacity flash drivesTranscend today introduced the JetFlash V20 USB flash drive to bridge the gap between large capacity and accessibility. Based on the design of Transcendâ€™s best selling JetFlashâ„¢ 120, the V20 features the same shapely chassis and semi-transparent colored mid-band that glows during use. The pearl-white JetFlashâ„¢ V20 suites any USB enabled desktop or notebook at home, work or school. USB flash drive size range from 512MB to 4GB. Continue Reading
Versatile high speed USB hard drive from BuffaloDriveStation from Buffalo is their new entry of SATA via USB 2.0 entry into the market. Some key features include, auto power On/Off with PC bootup, Secure Lock Ware is software to protect the IP on the drive, a fast 7,200rpm speed, fanless design and stackable configurations to maximize storage while minimizing space. Continue Reading
USB thumb drive or face drive?
Nantai Technology, a leading USB device manufacturer, has put a new face to USB flash drives, but what face is it? We sat around for a while trying to figure this one out. Anyone have ideas?Â With a swivel memory chip and USB port this little guy is as small as 64MBs or as large as 1GB. Continue Reading