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Archive for October 27th, 2020

Transcend Announces MSM610 mSATA SSD

Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend), a leading manufacturer of industrial-grade products, today announced the release of its SATA II 3Gb/s MSM610 mSATA mini solid state drive (SSD). With its diminutive yet robust form factor, impressive sequential read/write transfer speeds, and a host of reliability features, the MSM610 mSATA mini SSD delivers solid state performance and durability to today’s advanced mobile devices such as tablet PCs, Ultrabooks, and other embedded storage applications. Fully compliant with the SATA II 3Gb/s specification and built with industry-leading toggle-mode MLC NAND flash chips, the MSM610 mSATA mini SSD boasts blazing fast sequential read and write speeds up to 245 and 48 MB/s respectively. This outstanding performance translates into reduced boot up and data transfer times, superior application launch speed, and enhanced overall system responsiveness; especially useful for dual-drive notebooks and Ultrabooks taking advantage of both the high-speed MSM610 mSATA mini SSD and a high capacity hard disk drive. Transcend’s MSM610 mSATA mini SSD measures just 26.8mm × 29.85mm × 3.85mm and offers excellent design flexibility to manufacturers of space-restricted embedded applications, including tablets, smartphones, Ultrabooks, eBook readers, navigation systems, set-top boxes, hand held scanners, mini PCs, and other compact devices. Despite its extra-small dimensions, the MSM610 comes equipped with advanced features such as TRIM and NC...



PQI’s Magic Box of ‘i Collection’ Sparks Trend toward Fashion-Infused Consumer Electronics

May 17, 2013 Power Quotient International (PQI), the world’s No. 1 provider of wireless data storage media, introduced the i Collection at a global product launch. The new collection comprises four different types of USB 3.0 flash drives: i-Lock, i-Dot, i-Tiff and i-Neck. According to Mr. Alan Chang, CEO of Global Operations at PQI, “The distinction between the i Collection and the existing luxury consumer electronics underscores Birmingham locksmith‘s effort to take the integration of technology and design of consumer electronics to a whole new level. To meet the consumers’ ever-changing needs, we feel compelled to not only improve our technologies, but also incorporate aesthetic, innovative elements into each product, using a fresh approach to design. Locksmith Stafford‘ modernist design philosophy will surely turn every product into an amazing combination of style, materials and media!”. Lying inside the PQI Magic Box are four tradition-defying items that help maintain the company’s world-leading status, namely the i-Lock, i-Dot, i-Tiff and i-Neck. Designed under the motto of “small but not lacking,” these devices fully embody the world’s most advanced technology in ultra-small USB 3.0 flash drives, safeguarding data in a tiny space the size of penny, all thanks to PQI’s patented COB 3.0 technology. Their seamless fit with the Ultrabook or MacBook Air means the user can almost forget their existence. The ...



 
 
 
 
 

Nanoxia Next Generation Deep Silence 2 Mid-Tower Case

Nanoxia is a company well known in Europe for their Legendary Green Nanoxia Nano-bearing fans and other peripherals, as well as their Nanoxia Deep Silence 1 Gaming cases. Nanoxia re-entered the enthusiast arena with another arrival, called the Deep Silence 2, a second generation Mid-Tower chassis based on their Deep Silence 1 classic design. The Deep Silence 2 mid-tower chassis is also part of a new line of future products whose objective is to offer the perfect relationship of ideal system cooling, and sensationally low noise levels in one package. It is designed especially for high-end PC and gaming systems. Recently when we reviewed The Nanoxia Deep Silence 1, we were very impressed with the build quality. We were also impressed by how both cool and quiet could coexist together. With this and all the other amenities the Deep Silence 1 had to offer, it received our Pure Overclock's Great Hardware award. I am especially excited to be reviewing the next generation Nanoxia Deep Silence 2. At $99.00 US it is slightly less expensive than the Deep Silence 1. Read on to see how well the Nanoxia Deep Silence 2 stacks up to its predecessor.



OWC Mercury Elite Pro Qx2 RAID Data Storage/Backup Solutions

May 16, 2013, Woodstock, IL — Other World Computing (OWC®,) http://www.macsales.com, a leading zero emissions Mac®, and PC technology company, announced today that its OWC Mercury Elite Pro Qx2 Hardware RAID data storage/backup solution supports USB 3.0 ‘SuperSpeed’ performance when paired with the Newer Technology eSATA to USB 3.0 Adapter. The adapter, which utilizes an available eSATA drive port, offers a Plug and Play connection to USB 3.0-equipped Macs or PCs for real-world sustained data transfer rates of more than 200MB/s from the Qx2 to meet the needs of demanding performance-intensive professional applications such as Audio/Video editing, HD-video, digital photography, professional music, graphics, redundant backup, and any use requiring data storage performance and reliability. Plug and Play High Speed Data Transfers With Adapter The Newer Technology® eSATA to USB 3.0 Adapter uses the eSATA port of the QX2 to connect to a USB 3.0 port on Macs or PCs to enable over 200MB/s real-world data rate performance from the Qx2 versus 80MB/s speed offered by the FireWire® 800 interface. And with no special software or drivers to install, using this adapter with the Qx2 is a Plug and Play process. $10 Instant Rebate on Adapter With Qx2 Purchase As an added bonus, from May 2, 2013 until July 1, 2013, customers will receive a $10 instant rebate from Other World Computing on the adapter ($14.99 after rebate from OWC) when purchased with any model Mercury Elite Pro Qx2....



Mushkin’s latest Chronos GO Deluxe receives The SSD Review’s Innovation Award

Austin, TX — May 16, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) — Mushkin, Inc., an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance and mission-critical computer products, today announced that the new line of 1.8-inch Chronos(TM) GO SATA III (6Gbps) solid-state drives (SSDs), has earned th e Innovation Award from respected reviewers at The SSD Review. The 1.8-inch Chronos(TM) GO SATA III drive claims this award due to its combination of its wide range of capacity offerings, form factor, and Mushkin’s drive to push the limits of performance. “The Mushkin Chronos GO Deluxe 1.8 SSD may be a relatively modest SSD to the world but it doesn’t lack in performance. With both read and write transfer speeds above 500MB/s and write IOPS above 82,000, the LSI SandForce Driven characteristics are front and center.” said Les Tokar, Founder of The SSD Review.” All in all, we were very impressed with the performance displayed through such a small form factor SSD…” “We are honored to receive yet another Innovation award this year. At Mushkin, we’ve stopped simply asking what if the impossible was possible and started manufacturing it. This though is at the core of every Mushkin Innovation we create. And it’s led our engineers to develop everything from industry leading performance gaming memory to some of the most impressive storage technologies on the market.” Said Nicolas Villalobos, Director, Global Marketin...





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