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Swapp your notebook ODD with an HDD/SDD thanks to Donya’s new universal adapter

Shanghai Donya launched this morning in Japan the DN-69810, a new universal HDD and SSD adaptor for notebooks. If you own a notebook that comes with a DVD or Blu-Ray drive chance that you may have the possibility to remove it and swap [...]
Swapp your notebook ODD with an HDD/SDD thanks to Donya’s new universal adapter
Swapp your notebook ODD with an HDD/SDD thanks to Donya’s new universal adapterSwapp your notebook ODD with an HDD/SDD thanks to Donya’s new universal adapterSwapp your notebook ODD with an HDD/SDD thanks to Donya’s new universal adapterSwapp your notebook ODD with an HDD/SDD thanks to Donya’s new universal adapter

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Own an old Desktop and refuse to upgrade from IDE to SATA? There is still Hope for you!

You can’t imagine the number of IDE based computer are still running in this all SATA world. Still if for whatever reasons you are stuck with an IDE capable only PC I am sure that you are facing quite some difficulties to find replacem[...]
Own an old Desktop and refuse to upgrade from IDE to SATA? There is still Hope for you!
Own an old Desktop and refuse to upgrade from IDE to SATA? There is still Hope for you!Own an old Desktop and refuse to upgrade from IDE to SATA? There is still Hope for you!Own an old Desktop and refuse to upgrade from IDE to SATA? There is still Hope for you!

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Century Japan introduces transportable 5 bay HDD Rack

If you happen to need to easily carry around up to five 3.5” HDDs at once and need to quickly power them to any kind of motherboard, you will definitively find quite handy Centuries new CRMS-SV5F, a 5 bay HDD Rack with Cooling fan than[...]
Century Japan introduces transportable 5 bay HDD Rack
Century Japan introduces transportable 5 bay HDD Rack

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Marshal introduces a new Dual SATA Dock with IDE Support

If you still own some IDE HDDs or need to maintain computers installed with IDE HDDs check out Marshal Japan new dual SATA Dock the MAL-2935SBK. Thanks to a clever IDE connector you will now be able to plug one or several IDE disks on [...]
Marshal introduces a new Dual SATA Dock with IDE Support

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NV-TW110U3, Novac’s new SATA/IDE to USB 3 Converter

USB 3.0 will finally catch-up and become the next big thing this year? Well we certainly hope so, and it seems that many manufacturers, small or big are hoping for the same by releasing many new USB 3.0 Devices like today’s new SATA/ID[...]
NV-TW110U3, Novac’s new SATA/IDE to USB 3 Converter
NV-TW110U3, Novac’s new SATA/IDE to USB 3 ConverterNV-TW110U3, Novac’s new SATA/IDE to USB 3 Converter

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Century Releases HDD IDE->SATA Converter

PATA to SATA converters have existed since the day SATA hard drives first hit the market, to provide backward compatibility with older motherboards that were left behind. What makes Century’s CROO-IS converter special, though, is[...]
Century Releases HDD IDE->SATA Converter
Century Releases HDD IDE->SATA Converter

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Century USB 3.0 2.5” and 3.5” HDD / SSD rack IDE plus

Century has released a new USB 3.0 HDD rack. It allows you to connect 2.5” and 3.5” HDD and SSD drives in both SATA and IDE to your computer in USB 3.0 for a maximum speed transfer rate. Already available on http://www.geekstuff4u.com/[...]
Century USB 3.0 2.5” and 3.5” HDD / SSD rack IDE plus
Century USB 3.0 2.5” and 3.5” HDD / SSD rack IDE plus

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Buffalo upgrade its IDE SSD up to 256GB

If you are still owing an IDE Laptop or Desktop, well it is about time for you to invest in a new gear. Now if for some weird reason you still want to keep your old crap for ever but need to get somehow a faster PC, Buffalo gives you k[...]
Buffalo upgrade its IDE SSD up to 256GB
Buffalo upgrade its IDE SSD up to 256GB

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Give a 2nd youth to your PC with a PATA SSD

It is getting almost impossible nowadays to get an 2.5″ IDE HDD, but luckily, IDE or PATA SSD are still available, and Today Buffalo released a new version the SHD-NH128PU2 series available in 32, 64 and 128GB with a street price[...]
Give a 2nd youth to your PC with a PATA SSD
Give a 2nd youth to your PC with a PATA SSD

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Century Japan’s New FireWire to SATA – IDE Dongle

There are plenty of USB to SATA – IDE dongles available, and very few SATA – IDE to FireWires. If you’re desperately looking for one, search no more! In November, Century Japan will launch the CRAISFU2, a FireWire 400[...]
Century Japan’s New FireWire to SATA – IDE Dongle

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PhotoFast G-Monster 1.8″ SSD IDE V2 – Available Now with 128 GB

Good news for anyone stuck with a 1.8” HDD in their laptop, like me with my Vaio G2 (My ASUS R1F is dead)… The folks at PhotoFast in Taiwan are offering their G-Monster in 1.8” size IDE with capacities ranging from 32GB, 64GB, and 128G[...]
PhotoFast G-Monster 1.8″ SSD IDE V2 – Available Now with 128 GB

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SATA HDD Plus SATA to IDE Converter Combo

I don’t know if you’ve realized it, but trying to find an IDE HDD is now quite a challenging. To make things easier for those who still own IDE based PCs, I-O Data has a special line-up of SATA HDDs, the HDI-PSH7 Series, that inc[...]
SATA HDD Plus SATA to IDE Converter Combo

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IDE to USB and eSATA Module from Green-House

If you still own a 3.5” IDE HDD and don’t know what to do it, why don’t you get yourself one of these Green-House IDE to USB and eSATA modules? Pretty straight forward and easy to use, this module will provide everything you need[...]
IDE to USB and eSATA Module from Green-House
IDE to USB and eSATA Module from Green-HouseIDE to USB and eSATA Module from Green-House

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New NOVAC case for your IDE and SATA HDD

One more possibility to store your good old IDE or SATA Hard Disk Drives, give them a second life in a warm but well ventilated case, use the NOVAC USB2.0 case! 55x183x119mm and a couple grams, your HDDs are worth it!
New NOVAC case for your IDE and SATA HDD
New NOVAC case for your IDE and SATA HDD

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Computex: the 35HD DUAL

Super agent came by this interesting product: the 35HD DUAL which is a DivX Box featuring a memory cards reader and 2 IDE slots to plug in your good old HDDs full of goodies. Apart from that the rest is pretty “standard” an[...]
Computex: the 35HD DUAL

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A new case for your external HDDs by Novac

If you have been making up your own PCs from the very beginning it is most likely that you have a bunch of HDDs going around the house so what about a product like Novac’s to give those a second life? Novac’s case offers 4 [...]
A new case for your external HDDs by Novac

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IDE or SATA to USB, and it’s all VISTA friendly

You have an IDE or SATA HDD and you can’t plug it into your computer ? GreenHouse has been thinking about you and now they come up with solutions to help you out with the GH-USHD-IDESA, GH-USHD-IDE et GH-USHD-SATA. All are VISTA [...]
IDE or SATA to USB, and it’s all VISTA friendly

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V-Gear’s LANDiskMini is coming to Japan

Taiwan-based company “V-Gear” is finally proposing their LANDiskMini, an NAS with similar style than a Mac Mini, now make your choice, IDE or SATA ?
V-Gear’s LANDiskMini is coming to Japan

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Dirac has got 2 barbones for you

If you’re looking for a barbone in Japan, Dirac might have what you need. Their offer is named “Square Zero 10000″ with these dimensions [82.5x160x163mm] it features a Nano-ITX motherboard using a VIA Luke CoreFusion [...]
Dirac has got 2 barbones for you

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The Century OS EMERGENCY BOX

Century offers, the OS EMERGENCY BOX, a new promising product. It’s in fact an external USB 2 enclosure (hard disk not provided) that allows you to entirely backup your hard disk by pressing on a button. You can reinstall your computer[...]
The Century OS EMERGENCY BOX

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The Century Tera-Box for nerdy geeks!

If you’ve been reading Akihabara News for some time (at least for 4 years since January 2003), you know that we often mention the Tera-Box (terabox), an enclosure containing at least 4 hard disks that allows you to create one single 2T[...]
The Century Tera-Box for nerdy geeks!

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MINIPC.JP is BACK with the LS800A!

MINIPC.JP offers today a new compact PC, which is more of a redesign of the case than anything else. MINIPC.JP did away with the fan on top of the case and placed it on the side instead, and made the whole thing “flatter” than before ([...]
MINIPC.JP is BACK with the LS800A!

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