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Sony – Backup SD Card – Automatically back-up data through SD card in your PC

Sony is going to release “Backup SD Card” on August 20. It back-ups data in the specified file automatically by keeping it inserted in your PC. Many of you probably think that it’s a bother to back-up data often altho[...]
Sony – Backup SD Card – Automatically back-up data through SD card in your PC
Sony – Backup SD Card – Automatically back-up data through SD card in your PC

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Elecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive

Elecom is going to release the USB 3.0 compliant a dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive “MF-SU3 series” (8GB, 16GB, 32GB) in mid July. Since it’s extremely compact (W21.5xD12.2xH4.6mm), you might be concerned about [...]
Elecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive
Elecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash driveElecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash driveElecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive

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Highpoint announces Thunderbolt HDD Stage Rack

It’s been a while that we haven’t featured a HDD Stage Rack on AkihabaraNews and behold the RocketStor5212! Desinged by the US Based company Highpoint and imported in Japan by Dirac at a whooping 27,000 Yen, the RocketStor5[...]
Highpoint announces Thunderbolt HDD Stage Rack
Highpoint announces Thunderbolt HDD Stage Rack

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Thanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memory

Thanko just released a 4.5mm thin business card sized 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memory unit called the “Gokuusu (Ultra-slim) Battery 4.5mm”. In order for it to connect to various kinds of devices, 4 different co[...]
Thanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memory
Thanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memoryThanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memoryThanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memoryThanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memoryThanko – 4.5mm thin biz card sized “Gokuusu” (Ultra-slim) 1,000mAh portable battery and 4GB USB memory

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Logitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ series

Logitec is releasing high-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ series in mid-June. Inside of the HDD, Logitec’s unique energy-absorbing rubber frame and floating structur[...]
Logitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ series
Logitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ seriesLogitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ seriesLogitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ seriesLogitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ seriesLogitec – High-performance, shockproof USB3.0 portable HDD – “LHD-PBLU3″ and “LHD-PBMU3″ series

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Wise CF Duo bring Mirroring Storage to your DSLR

Not sure if this maybe the killer we were all waiting for but this new CF Duo from Wise could definitively become your future best buddy whenever you are shooting something that you can’t afford to loose! Indeed this nice little [...]
Wise CF Duo bring Mirroring Storage to your DSLR

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Toshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorder

Toshiba is announcing external HDD “CANVIO DESK” – 1TB/2TB/3TB models. The 2TB model is already out, while the 1TB and 3TB models will be out on May 25. Since “CANVIO DESK” is USB3.0 compliant, it’s [...]
Toshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorder
Toshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorder

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I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″

I-O DATA is releasing a 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable HDD called “Kakuusu 9″ in late June. It has a compact body (75 x 110 x 9mm, 125g) with a stylish aluminum casing, making it a fitting accompaniment to an Ultrabook[...]
I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″
I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″

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Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”

Buffalo is releasing a 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V” in the beginning of May, which the company says is particularly recommended for use with Panasonic’s VIERA TVs and DIGA DVD and Blu-ray disc recorders. USB3.0 c[...]
Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”
Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”Buffalo – Panasonic’s VIERA and DIGA recommended 3TB external HDD “HD-AVSV3.0U3/V”

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BUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be released

We introduced the first models in Buffalo’s “Design Selection HDD” series in February. Now, Buffalo has announced another 8 models of their designer portable HDD with USB 3.0 (1TB capacity will be released on March 25 2013. All m[...]
BUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be released
BUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be releasedBUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be releasedBUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be releasedBUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be releasedBUFFALO – Another 8 models in the “Design Selection HDD” series to be released

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Elecom – 3 data interfaces (USB3.0/FireWire800/eSATA) on the same HDD – “3TB LaCie d2 quadra USB3.0″

Elecom is going to release a 3TB high-capacity HDD that is compatible with 3 kinds of interfaces (USB3.0/FireWire800/eSATA) – the “LaCie d2 quadra USB3.0″ originally made by LaCie (France). It has 1 USB3.0 port (USB2.[...]
Elecom – 3 data interfaces (USB3.0/FireWire800/eSATA) on the same HDD – “3TB LaCie d2 quadra USB3.0″
Elecom – 3 data interfaces (USB3.0/FireWire800/eSATA) on the same HDD – “3TB LaCie d2 quadra USB3.0″Elecom – 3 data interfaces (USB3.0/FireWire800/eSATA) on the same HDD – “3TB LaCie d2 quadra USB3.0″Elecom – 3 data interfaces (USB3.0/FireWire800/eSATA) on the same HDD – “3TB LaCie d2 quadra USB3.0″

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Buffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for design

Are you getting bored with simple black or white HDDs? If so, you could consider one of Buffalo’s new HDD series: “Design Selection HDD” – 8 models in two series: - HD-PCTU3-BD Series - HD-PCTU3-WD Series Design[...]
Buffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for design
Buffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for designBuffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for designBuffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for designBuffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for designBuffalo – “Design Selection HDD” – Finally, hard disk drives with some flair for design

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Century bring back the HDD Stage Rack from the dead with a new HDMI Ready model!

Century, the company that brought us the HDD Stage Rack or the HDD USB SATA and IDE Dock, announced today the launch of the CROSU2TV, a USB 2.0 HDD Stage Rack with HDMI out and support of pretty much every SD or HD Videos format on the[...]
Century bring back the HDD Stage Rack from the dead with a new HDMI Ready model!

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Toaster PRO, stream your Memory Card content on the Go

Here you are Princeton latest goodies, the Toaster PRO or the PTW-TSTP. Set for a February 22nd launch in Japan at at 7,980 Yen the PTW-TSTP is an SD/SDHC and SDXC Card reader that comes with an USB port for USB Memory Stick as well as[...]
Toaster PRO, stream your Memory Card content on the Go

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I-O DATA – HDL-AS Series – ultrafast LAN connection hard disk / storage

I-O DATA DEVICE, INC., top-tier Japanese manufacturer and provider of high-quality computer peripherals and interface products, released a LAN connection hard disk (NAS) “HDL-AS Series” with ultra-fast access speed that ach[...]
I-O DATA – HDL-AS Series – ultrafast LAN connection hard disk / storage
I-O DATA – HDL-AS Series – ultrafast LAN connection hard disk / storage

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Sony outs the WG-10, a compact and wireless card reader

Sony announced today in Japan the WG-10 a new compact Memory Stick and SD/SDHC?SDXC card reader that comes with an internal battery (500mA) and Wi-Fi! Not every camera comes with Eye-Fi support and not every one are interested in havin[...]
Sony outs the WG-10, a compact and wireless card reader
Sony outs the WG-10, a compact and wireless card readerSony outs the WG-10, a compact and wireless card readerSony outs the WG-10, a compact and wireless card readerSony outs the WG-10, a compact and wireless card reader

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Buffalo – HD-PUSU3 Series – Ultra Slim 8.8mm 500GB Portable Hard Disk

Buffalo is going to release the world’s slimmest portable hard disk in the beginning of February. It’s a 500GB hard disk that is only 8.8mm thick and weights 140g. Its surface has been treated with aluminum, with a smooth t[...]
Buffalo – HD-PUSU3 Series – Ultra Slim 8.8mm 500GB Portable Hard Disk
Buffalo – HD-PUSU3 Series – Ultra Slim 8.8mm 500GB Portable Hard DiskBuffalo – HD-PUSU3 Series – Ultra Slim 8.8mm 500GB Portable Hard DiskBuffalo – HD-PUSU3 Series – Ultra Slim 8.8mm 500GB Portable Hard Disk

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SONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphone

Sony is utilizing its NFC (Near Field Communication) technology to develop the next generation in backing up and sharing data – “one touch backup”. Photos, videos can be backed-up, saved and shared in the cloud, or lo[...]
SONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphone
SONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphoneSONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphoneSONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphoneSONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphoneSONY LLS-201 – PCS Manager (Personal Contents Station) – Save and share photos and videos through NFC Wi-Fi 1TB HD with a wave of your smartphone

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Toshiba Announces Cryptographic-erase and Self-encryption Features for New Enterprise SSD and Mobile HDD

Toshiba today announced new enterprise SAS SSD, mobile SATA HDD, including self-encrypting drive (SED) models in both product categories, and new enterprise-grade SATA SSD supporting cryptographic-erase. Select drives will start to shi[...]
Toshiba Announces Cryptographic-erase and Self-encryption Features for New Enterprise SSD and Mobile HDD

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Toshiba to Launch CompactFlash Memory Card for Digital Single Lens Reflex Market

Toshiba announced last week that it will launch a new line of high performance CompactFlash memory cards, the EXCERIA PRO series, expressly targeting the digital single lens reflex camera market. The initial line-up of 16GB, 32GB, 64GB[...]
Toshiba to Launch CompactFlash Memory Card for Digital Single Lens Reflex Market

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BDR-XU02J, Pioneer Japan new gorgeous external BDXL Drive

Pioneer Japan just announced in Japan the BDR-XU02J a new stylish USB 2.0 external BDXL burner. Announced at around 22,000 Yen and schedule for the end of this month in Japan, the BDR-XU02J comes with the support of pretty much pretty [...]
BDR-XU02J, Pioneer Japan new gorgeous  external BDXL Drive
BDR-XU02J, Pioneer Japan new gorgeous  external BDXL Drive

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Ratocsystems outs the REX-WIFISD1, an SDXC Wireless Card Reader

The REX-WIFISD1 from Ratocsystems is a nifty little SD/SDHX and SDXC Card reader that can be use connected to a PC/MAC via USB like any other card reader but that also comes with a 3000mAh battery a wireless capability that will let yo[...]
Ratocsystems outs the REX-WIFISD1, an SDXC Wireless Card Reader
Ratocsystems outs the REX-WIFISD1, an SDXC Wireless Card Reader

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