|iPod dock & multi flash card reader|
Mark Peters : November 7th 2005 - 20:20 CET
iPod dock & multi flash card reader : Edge Tech Corp, a leading supplier of DRAM and Flash memory upgrades, portable computing products, storage devices, and other experience-enhancing technology solutions announced that its Edge Dock & Multi Flash Card Reader for iPod is shipping. The new combination card reader and dock product, in stylish iPod white, allows a user to access various formats of flash cards while also charging an iPod, playing music via external speakers, and syncing the iPod with a computer. "Apple iPod sales recently accounted for almost 90% of hard drive-based audio player sales in the USA, and over 50% of flash-based player sales," commented Kandi Sigona, VP Strategy and Development at EDGE Tech. |
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"With more consumers using iPods and other digital devices such as cameras and mobile phones which accept flash memory cards, EDGE saw an opportunity to combine two products into one new, unique design," said Sigona. The Edge Dock & Multi Flash Card Reader is made for the iPod nano, iPod mini, iPod photo, and the original iPod. The device reads all popular flash card formats including xD Picture Card, SD Cards, MultiMedia (MMC) Cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo, SmartMedia Cards, Type I/II CompactFlash Cards, and IBM Microdrive.
Edge iPod dock and Multi flash card reader specifications
- Size: 3.93" (L) x 2.36" (W) x 1.22" (H)
- Weight: 0.35 lbs
- Style: crisp, white stylish design
- Speed: USB 2.0 (backwards compatible to USB 1.1)
- Power: USB powered, no external supply needed
- Extras: includes external USB 2.0 cable, USB A to mini-B cable
- Extras: includes adjustable spacer to fit various iPod models
- Support: one year warranty & toll-free technical support
- Operating Systems: Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP, Mac OS 10.2.8+
- Energy: charges iPod & syncs data via Dock connector
- Connections: line-out to connect to external speakers
- Connections: S-Video output for viewing photos on TV
- Compatibility: xD Picture Card, SD Memory Cards, MultiMedia (MMC) Cards
- Compatibility: Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo, SmartMedia Cards
- Compatibility: Type I/II CompactFlash Cards, and IBM Microdrive.
Edge iPod dock - Price & Availability
The Edge Dock & Multi Flash Card Reader for iPod utilizes a USB 2.0 interface (backwards compatible to USB 1.1) for high-speed transfers between a computer and flash cards. The product sells for $49.95 before any applicable rebates and comes with a one year warranty. External speakers for playing music from an iPod are not included. Edge products are available through resellers including CDW, Insight, PC Connection, PC Mall, Zones, eCost.com, TechDepot (an Office Depot Company), Walmart.com, and Staples.com, and through distribution at Tech Data, Ingram Micro and D & H Distributing. This specific Edge product is also available for purchase through the company's online store.
About Edge Tech Corp
Edge Tech Corp was founded in 1986 and is an ISO 9001:2000 Certified company. Edge Tech Corp is a leading supplier of RAM and Flash memory upgrades, portable computing products, storage devices, and other experience-enhancing technology solutions. Edge and DiskGO! by Edge are trademarks of Edge Tech Corp.