Storage devices must not only highlight their performance, storage space and speed. Nowadays, people demand much more than just the performance of a device; the design and looks are equally important. The designers at Team Group are out to exploit this particular need of the consumers and have thus brought forth their T132 USB 3.0 thumb drive. The aesthetics are important in defining the user’s personal preference and gives a little hint on the user’s personality.
Just recently Patriot Memory rolled out 128 GB variants of its Rage XT, Boost XT and and Pulse Supersonic USB 3.0 drives. It looks like they were not done there, they have just announced an even higher capacity 256 GB Boost XT Model (PEF256GSRUSB).
The new line of the storage products by Plextor was revealed at the IFA in Berlin earlier this week namely the M6 SSD prototype and the M.2 form factor SSDs. The M6 SSD prototype is the sixth generation of the M series, its predecessor being the last M5 series. This incorporates the use the of the A19 Toggle NAND flash by Toshiba which is the speediest version of an MLC in the market at the moment.
Patriot has decided to come up with its own solution for the limitations of storage spaces with its launch of the Supersonic line of 3.0 USBs. Three new versions of USB 3.0 flash drives were added to this Supersonic line. These include the Supersonic RAGE XT 128 GB, Supersonic Boost XT 128 GB and the Supersonic Pulse 128 GB.
The new hard drives for NAS, namely the WD Red, are available in two different capacities of 750 GB and 1 TB. The standard device being 2.5 inches is designed to work with the NAS system and offers an expansion of 3.5 inches allowing the storage capacity to boost up to 4 TB.
The ‘Q Zoo’ by Apacer, a smart data storage device, is out now in the markets. Designed exclusively for the tablets and your Smartphone, the AH171 mobile flash drive looks forward to providing the best storage facility while on the go. It is supported by the smartphones having Android software and all PC tablets which have the feature of USB OTG.
For the sake of memory extensions, people let down the portability of laptops with the use of external storage devices. PNY Technologies, with its innovative idea, has decided to overcome this dislike-able but common obstacle with the introduction of ‘StorEdge’. This new flash memory expansion module has been designed exclusively for making lives easier of all Macbook users while they are mobile. This is one of the most reliable ways of increasing storage facility quickly as well as speedily without compromising on the portability.
Kingmax has released a series of small-size waterproof COB USB flash drives. These new waterproof flash drives, which are dust proof too, come in USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 designs. Not only Kingmax aims to provide superior-quality multifunctional flash drives catering every type of consumer, but it is also on a verge of starting off with a new trend i.e. Kingmax waterproof COB flash drives.
Buffalo Japan has just announced its newest portable, BDXL compatible Blu-ray Disc writer, the BRXL-PC6VU2-C. This will be available in a range of four glossy color options, i.e., white, red and black. This USB-powered drive is capable of 6x BD-R, 6x BD-R DL, 6x BD-R LTH, 2x BD-RE and 2x BD-RE DL writing speeds and a maximum BD-ROM read speed of 6x.
The RocketStor 5422 is considered to be industry’s first USB 3.0 Storage Dock to deliver dedicated, 5 GB/s per-port performance. Each SATA bay has a SuperSpeed controller which assures its users to offer the fastest transfer rates possible for 6 GB/s devices over a USB connection. With The RocketStor 5422, one can use any off-the-shelf SATA disk – from today’s fastest SSD’s and high-capacity multi-terabyte hard drives, to low budget SATA I and II devices. This storage dock fully supports Mac and PC desktop and other portable computing devices.
Jul 08, 2014 0