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Logitec Japan New External USB DVD Burner

The LDR-PME8U2LRD is Logitec Japan’s latest compact (136.5x143x19.2mm… for 300g), an average USB 2.0 External DVD DL Multi, that hides its USB its case.
Logitec Japan New External USB DVD Burner
Logitec Japan New External USB DVD BurnerLogitec Japan New External USB DVD Burner

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I-O Data new 3TB external HDD

The HDC2-U Series is I-O Data’s latest 3TB (2 HDD) external USB 2.0 HDD built like an NAS with a dedicated passive cooling system (fanless). It will be available in Japan in the middle of July for around 50,900 Yen (€376).
I-O Data new 3TB external HDD
I-O Data new 3TB external HDD

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DVR-XD09J, Pioneer’s Latest Slim Portable DVD Recorder

At 240g, 133x133x14.8mm here’s Pioneer’s latest portable DVD and CD burner, the DVR-XD09J. It toasts your DVD±R at 8x and DVD±R DL at 6x without the need of external power besides USB.
DVR-XD09J, Pioneer’s Latest Slim Portable  DVD Recorder
DVR-XD09J, Pioneer’s Latest Slim Portable  DVD Recorder

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Two New Shockproof External USB HDDs from Buffalo

Here’s the new HD-PXU2 from Buffalo, a new External HDD series, available in both 250GB and 500GB versions with an integrated USB cable, in a shockproof casing. The HD-PXU2 series are TurboUSB and encrypt data on the go.
Two New Shockproof External USB HDDs from Buffalo
Two New Shockproof External USB HDDs from BuffaloTwo New Shockproof External USB HDDs from BuffaloTwo New Shockproof External USB HDDs from Buffalo

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Samsung Release Two New Mini S2 External HDDs

Built for ladies, here’s Samsung’s latest Mini S2 external USB HDD. While the S1 series was built with 1.8” HDDs and only offered 160GB of disk space, thanks to its choice of 2.5” HDDs the Mini S2 will provide up to 500GB. [...]
Samsung Release Two New Mini S2 External HDDs
Samsung Release Two New Mini S2 External HDDsSamsung Release Two New Mini S2 External HDDsSamsung Release Two New Mini S2 External HDDs

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Buffalo’s Latest External 24x DVD Burner

Ok, I’ll try to make this as quick and painless as possible… Here’s the DVSM-U24U2, Buffalo’s latest USB 2.0 external 24x DVD writer… (Was that quick enough?)
Buffalo’s Latest External 24x DVD Burner
Buffalo’s Latest External 24x DVD Burner

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Samsung SPF-87H and SPF-107H Photo Frames Now Heading Toward Japan

Announced in Korea earlier this month, Samsung’s latest photo frames, the SPF-87H and SPF-107H, are heading toward Japan with a possible launch in late May and beginning of June. The SPF-87H features a nice 8” LCD with a resoluti[...]
Samsung SPF-87H and SPF-107H Photo Frames Now Heading Toward Japan

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Samsung’s New 1.5TB Data Backup Solution, the Samsung STORY ™ Station

Here’s a new 1.5TB USB 2 external HDD enclosure fitted in a nicely designed case, the Samsung STORY ™ Station. If I admit that I’m in love with this external HDD the lack of either eSATA or FireWire800 renders this USB2.0 o[...]
Samsung’s New 1.5TB Data Backup Solution, the Samsung STORY ™ Station
Samsung’s New 1.5TB Data Backup Solution, the Samsung STORY ™ StationSamsung’s New 1.5TB Data Backup Solution, the Samsung STORY ™ StationSamsung’s New 1.5TB Data Backup Solution, the Samsung STORY ™ StationSamsung’s New 1.5TB Data Backup Solution, the Samsung STORY ™ Station

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BDVRP-UH4, I-O Data’s First Slim External Blu-ray Player

I-O DATA announces their first ultra slim (21mm) external USB 2.0 Blu-ray player, the BDVRP-UH4. Sold in Japan for 27,400 yen (€)235, it also burns DVDs. Specwise, it’s made by Hitachi-LG (CT10N) and has a 4MB buffer.
BDVRP-UH4, I-O Data’s First Slim External Blu-ray Player

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Green-House Introduces Their Latest Pocket SSD

Not sure who would be interested in an external 2.5” SSD drive, especially when the only way to connect it to a PC is with a USB 2.0 port. If you feel the need to be different, here’s Green-House’s latest Pocket SSD. Availa[...]
Green-House Introduces Their Latest Pocket SSD
Green-House Introduces Their Latest Pocket SSD

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Elecom’s New 128GB Solid State Drive

Yesterday Elecom introduced two new Solid State Drives, the ESD-I2SA & ESD-E2U2. Both should be available at the end of November. The ESD-12SA is an internal 2.5-Inch SSD available in 32GB / 64GB / 128GB versions. It provides a re[...]
Elecom’s New 128GB Solid State Drive
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New Generation HDD Racks Available Now

Here are some new HDD racks, the SATA HDD external case with RAID, and the SATA and SAS HDD internal rack. The external case holds two 3.5-Inch SATA HDDs (capacity up to 2x1TB) and supports RAID 0 / 1 (striping, mirroring, standard, co[...]
New Generation HDD Racks Available Now
New Generation HDD Racks Available NowNew Generation HDD Racks Available NowNew Generation HDD Racks Available NowNew Generation HDD Racks Available NowNew Generation HDD Racks Available Now

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Pioneer Introduces New Qflix Enabled Drives

Yesterday Pioneer announced two new DVD writers featuring Sonic’s Qflix Technology that allows for CinemaNow movies to be downloaded and burned on the go. They also come with Roxio Venue software and the Roxio CinePlayer. Both internal[...]
Pioneer Introduces New Qflix Enabled Drives

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BRD-UXP8: Another External Blu-Ray Burner from I-O Data

Last week we introduced I-O Data’s 8x BD-R burner. Now they’ve released an external version (BRD-UXP8 ) that also provides a burning speed of 8x. It features USB and eSATA interface and will cost 279€.
BRD-UXP8: Another External Blu-Ray Burner from I-O Data

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Two New Dap Friendly Speakers for You !

Audio-Technica just released two new DAP external speakers. The iPOD centric AT-SP250, which apparently can be used with ANY iPOD (iPhone and iTouch included) and offers a gorgeous 1.5Wx2ch. The AT-SP230, which here can be used with an[...]
Two New Dap Friendly Speakers for You !

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Liteon DX-20A4PU: Effortless Disc Dubbing

Let’s imagine for one second that you have no idea how to operate a PC, but you have an urgent need to duplicate a CD/DVD, or even worse to backup data to a CD/DVD. If you were my mother you’d immediately call me begging for help[...]
Liteon DX-20A4PU:  Effortless Disc Dubbing
Liteon DX-20A4PU:  Effortless Disc DubbingLiteon DX-20A4PU:  Effortless Disc Dubbing

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Wire or Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad from Sanwa.

If your PC mouse stick is not your cup of “green” tea, or if you’re simply addicted your notebook and find yourself lost each time you have to use a mouse, here’s a set of two external keyboards, one USB and one wireless wh[...]
Wire or Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad from Sanwa.
Wire or Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad from Sanwa.Wire or Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad from Sanwa.Wire or Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad from Sanwa.

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LG unveil a new HD-DVD and Blu-Ray external Drive

We are still starving to death to get more information on this new external Drive but hey ! Here you are a new Super Multi BLUE from LG which will support both HD-DVD and Blu-Ray. Hey wait a minute, HD-DVD ? Is this still worth ? I am [...]
LG unveil a new HD-DVD and Blu-Ray external Drive
LG unveil a new HD-DVD and Blu-Ray external Drive

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Buffalo upgrades its External TurboUSB HDD with a 320GB version

Yesterday we announced that Fujitsu will start selling a 320GB 2.5” HDD, and today Buffalo announced a new 2.5” external HDD using their TurboUSB technology which will boost your data transfer up to 20%. Finally, this external HDD has [...]
Buffalo upgrades its External TurboUSB HDD with a 320GB version
Buffalo upgrades its External TurboUSB HDD with a 320GB versionBuffalo upgrades its External TurboUSB HDD with a 320GB versionBuffalo upgrades its External TurboUSB HDD with a 320GB version

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A new “affordable” 1TB external HDD from I-O DATA

Looking for an USB external 1TB HDD ? Here you are, the HDC-U1.0LE from I-O DATA. which will cost 310€ in Japan.
A new “affordable” 1TB external HDD from I-O DATA
A new “affordable” 1TB external HDD from I-O DATA

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3 new DVD burners by Sony USA

Sony USA proposes 3 new external DVD burners from the DRU-840 range with various prices and performances, the official press release will tell you better than me: SAN JOSE, CALIF., Aug. 7, 2007 – Sony Electronics today unveiled next-ge[...]
3 new DVD burners by Sony USA
3 new DVD burners by Sony USA3 new DVD burners by Sony USA3 new DVD burners by Sony USA

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Fujitsu Displays A 300GB External Hard drive

Today, with little fanfare, Fujitsu displayed its External Hard Drive for home or business users. The 300GB mobile-sized drive encrypts data with 448-bit Blowfish encryption, but also offers 256-bit AES encryption. The hard disk connec[...]
Fujitsu Displays A 300GB External Hard drive

Via Electronista

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