ADATA Launches Military Grade USB 3.0 Hard Drive

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adata-hd710a-hard-driveNo, it’s not an April Fool’s Day joke. On Wednesday, April 1st, ADATA launched the new HD710A Waterproof / Dustproof / Shock-Resistant USB 3.0 External Hard Drive. ADATA’s HD710A is an ultra-durable external hard drive designed especially for Macbook. It comes with large storage capacities of 1TB or 2TB, provides superior data transfer speeds, and also undergoes stringent tests for waterproofing, dustproofing and shock resistance. The HD710A is the ultimate in portable protection for your data!

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Designed especially for active users of Apple Macintosh platforms, the HD710A provides rugged protection from shock, dust and water. The triple-layer construction of the HD710A incorporates exceptionally elastic silicone material to provide great shock absorption from all angles. By passing the MIL-STD-810G 516.6 military-grade shock-resistant test, the HD710A ensures your data’s safety even after unexpectedly suffering a shock.

It has also passed the stringent IP68 test, offering excellent water and dust resistant protection. Thanks to the durable design, the HD710A works normally even in a dusty environment or after being submerged in its storage state in meter-deep water for up to 30 minutes. When not in use, the USB cable tucks into a wrap-around exterior slot in the drive casing, providing an elegant storage solution that matches the highly practical characteristics of the device.

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Toshiba Debuts TransMemory Pro USB 3.0 Flash Drive

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Toshiba is a major player in the NAND flash memory market. Recently, they announced a new line of TransMemory® drives that boasts some serious speeds.

With read speeds of 222 MB/s and write speeds of 205 MB/s, the TransMemory drives take full advantage of USB 3.0’s incredible transfer speeds. At this rate, copying large files such as games, music, photos, and system backups will take a lot less time than ever before.

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SanDisk Announces Ultra Dual USB Drive for Android Devices

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As smartphones and tablets are getting amazingly thinner and faster every day, the amount we use these devices is also increasing. That means we’re storing more data on them than ever before.

Every Android device comes with some amount of built-in memory, usually somewhere between 4GB and 16GB. Most phones and tablets have the option to expand their storage capacity with a MicroSD card slot.

However, many newer Android devices – such as Google’s Nexus family of phones – have fixed internal storage only. This can be a problem for power users, who may find themselves running out of space on their mobile devices.

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Imation Introduces 2-in-1 Micro USB Flash Drive for Android Phones

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imation-2-in-1-usb-driveUSB flash drives are a convenient way to transfer information from one computer to another. But what if you need to transfer data from a computer to say, a smartphone? With the announcement of a new 2-in-1 USB flash drive from Imation, it may be time to kiss your USB cables and card readers goodbye.

Unveiled at this year’s CES Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, the 2-in-1 drive from Imation features a full size USB connector that docks into a Micro USB connector, which is found on nearly all Android-powered smartphones and tablets.

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Foaster: A Charging Dock for iPhones

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The Apple iPhone is one of the best-selling consumer electronics devices in history. The iPhone’s success is a result of its great technology paired with great design. In many ways, the slim and minimalist phone is more than just a communication device, it is also an artistic statement.

So much thought went into the design and feel of the device that it seems a shame to have to rechage the iPhone with a cable. Cables are messy. They get tangled, they’re either too short or too long, and they’re just not very pleasant to look at.

Enter the Foaster. It’s an iPhone charging dock that looks, well, like a toaster (if Apple designed kitchen appliances). With two slots for his and hers iPhones, it’s the perfect way to eliminate desktop clutter while keeping your phones juiced up.

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