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I-O Data Announces a New 21.9” Full HD Monitor

Here’s the LCD-AD221EW, an average 21.9” Full HD (1920 x 1080) with a 1000:1 contrast ratio, a brightness of 300cd/m2 and featuring a DVI-D HDCP port, D-SUB and an unimpressive 2x1W speaker.
I-O Data Announces a New 21.9” Full HD Monitor

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I-O Data Unveils an Elegant New Landisk

Available in 500GB, 1TB or 1.5TB, the new HDL-C Series from I-O Data features an elegant new design. As you may have figured out, the HDL-C Series is an NAS, and will be available across Japan in October for around 24,200 Yen (€181) in its 1.5TB version.
I-O Data Unveils an Elegant New Landisk
I-O Data Unveils an Elegant New Landisk

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NaviClip, a New Tiny USB GPS from I-O Data

A few years ago USB GPS were pretty hot in Japan. Now pretty much every phone comes with a GPS as well as the mass arrival of PNS. USB GPS became almost impossible to find, today however, I-O Data announced their NaviClip, a tiny (22x6[...]
NaviClip, a New Tiny USB GPS from I-O Data
NaviClip, a New Tiny USB GPS from I-O Data

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I-O Data’s New Industrial 2GB Compact Flash

This little baby definitely isn’t made for most of us… Sold for 74,000 Yen (€53 in its 2GB version, it’s made for people who desire the most durable card possible for extreme conditions (-40 to +85 degrees)… So unless you p[...]
I-O Data’s New Industrial 2GB Compact Flash
I-O Data’s New Industrial 2GB Compact Flash

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I-O Data’s New Compact USB Wireless Router for the Geek in You

Let’s imagine you want to start your own LAN Party in middle of nowhere and have a bunch or laptops laying around. Where you are the wireless LAN router MADE for you, the DCR-G54/U, is a regular BG router with 2 Ethernet ports that can[...]
I-O Data’s New Compact USB Wireless Router for the Geek in You
I-O Data’s New Compact USB Wireless Router for the Geek in YouI-O Data’s New Compact USB Wireless Router for the Geek in You

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I-O Data Unveils a New Raid 6 NAS in Japan

Behold the LAN DISK XR Series from I-O Data, where XR stands for eXtreme Reliance. Available with from 2TB to 8TB, or NAS features, 2 Gigabit Ethernet Ports, and one eSATA, USB 2.0 Port, RAID 0/5/6/5+S/1m+S and Encrypted RAID 5/6, WOL [...]
I-O Data Unveils a New Raid 6 NAS in Japan

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I-O Data Launches a New Bluetooth Stereo Speaker

The CPSK/BT is I-O Data’s latest Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, A2DP 1.2, AVRCP 1.0, HFP 1.5, HSP1.1… stereo speaker with integrated batteries for up to 10hrs worth of playtime (needs 180 minutes to recharge). Either plug it into an AC adapt[...]
I-O Data Launches a New Bluetooth Stereo Speaker
I-O Data Launches a New Bluetooth Stereo Speaker

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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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WN-LA, I-O Data’s Latest Wireless LAN Converter

The WN-LA/C is I-O Data’s latest wireless LAN converter for connecting a TV to a network wirelessly at 300Mbps. Thanks to its Night Mode, the WN-LA/C automatically shuts-down and wakes-up when needed, allowing I-O Data to claim a[...]
WN-LA, I-O Data’s Latest Wireless LAN Converter
WN-LA, I-O Data’s Latest Wireless LAN ConverterWN-LA, I-O Data’s Latest Wireless LAN Converter

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Two New Series of I-O Data USB Keys, One for the Men, the Other for the Ladies

Technically speaking both USB keys are identical, they also have the same shape and design… Available in 4GB, 8GB or 16GB is the GRIGIO Series (Black and Silver), and the Mieux Series (Pink and Light Pink).
Two New Series of I-O Data USB Keys, One for the Men, the Other for the Ladies
Two New Series of I-O Data USB Keys, One for the Men, the Other for the LadiesTwo New Series of I-O Data USB Keys, One for the Men, the Other for the LadiesTwo New Series of I-O Data USB Keys, One for the Men, the Other for the LadiesTwo New Series of I-O Data USB Keys, One for the Men, the Other for the Ladies

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I-O Data’s New Eco-Friendly Full HD LCD Monitor

I-O Data’s new 21.6” LCD monitor, better known as LCD-AD221EB-A, doesn’t feature an amazing contrast ratio, only the usual 1000:1 with a 300cd/m2 brightness. It does feature a nice little ECO mode for dimming brightness to [...]
I-O Data’s New Eco-Friendly Full HD LCD Monitor
I-O Data’s New Eco-Friendly Full HD LCD Monitor

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I-O Data’s New Dual Tuner Low Profile TV Card

This morning I-O Data announced a new dual tuner (analog and digital) low profile PCIe 1x TV card that supports both Vista 32 and 64bit. It will be sold in Japan by the end of the month for around 19,000 Yen (€13.
I-O Data’s New Dual Tuner Low Profile TV Card
I-O Data’s New Dual Tuner Low Profile TV Card

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WiMax Ready USB Dongle and Wireless Lan Router

This morning I-O Data released two new WiMax ready products, the WiMax USB dongle WMX-01 and wireless LAN router WMX-GW02A to host it. Simply put, with this router and two of these USB dongles (one the router and one on a PC) provides [...]
WiMax Ready USB Dongle and Wireless Lan Router
WiMax Ready USB Dongle and Wireless Lan RouterWiMax Ready USB Dongle and Wireless Lan Router

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I-O Data New AVeL Link Player AV-LS500LE

It’s been a while since I-O Data released a new AVeL Link Player, and for those wondering that the hell I’m talking about, AVeL Link Players are basically DivX boxes for streaming videos, audio, and pictures stored on a network t[...]
I-O Data New AVeL Link Player AV-LS500LE
I-O Data New AVeL Link Player AV-LS500LE

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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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New USB GPS Key From I-O Data

Not sure if this will appeal to many, but if you need basic GPS (starIII/LP) features on your PC, here’s a simple USB GPS module that will do the trick! The USBGPS2/SMD9 weights only 18g, costs around 16,000 Yen (€137), and sold [...]
New USB GPS Key From I-O Data

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LCD-USB7 Series, Another 8” WVGA USB Additional Screen

While I am quite fond of my shiny new PlusOne LCD from Century Japan, I admit the lack of choice when it comes to color may not please anyone… So here’s another alternative, the Century LCD with the LCD-USB7 Series from I-O Data.[...]
LCD-USB7 Series, Another 8” WVGA USB Additional Screen
LCD-USB7 Series, Another 8” WVGA USB Additional Screen

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ExpressCard to PC Card Type II Adapter

Do you own an ExpressCard/34 type product but your notebook doesn’t support it? No problem, I-O Data has THE solution for you with their CB-EXCADP, an Express Card/34 to PC Card Type II adapter that fits in your notebook’s PCMCIA slot.
ExpressCard to PC Card Type II Adapter

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Mac TV, Unleash the Digital TV Wonder in Your Mac

Only for the Japanese market, here’s a solution that will definitely be mine soon, IO-DATA’s Mac TV (GV-MACTV)! This little wonder is a digital TV tuner for Mac (USB, 98x92x25mm) with a B-CAS slot card that’s controll[...]
Mac TV, Unleash the Digital TV Wonder in Your Mac

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A New 8x BD-R Burner from I-O Data

Here’s another 8x BD-R burner (dual layer BD-R disk) from I-O DATA. The BRD-SP8 (White) and BRD-SP8B (Black) are SATA based recorders and in Japan will cost roughly 230€.
A New 8x BD-R Burner from I-O Data
A New 8x BD-R Burner from I-O DataA New 8x BD-R Burner from I-O Data

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IO DATA HDL2-G: New Fanless NAS with 1TB-2TB of Storage

I-O DATA in Japan unveiled a new fanless NAS featuring two HDD, the HDL2-G. It provides 1 or 2 TB of storage capacity and is compatible with REGZA TV ZH500/ZV500/Z3500 from Toshiba Otherwise, our new NAS features two USB ports and corr[...]
IO DATA HDL2-G: New Fanless NAS with 1TB-2TB of Storage
IO DATA HDL2-G: New Fanless NAS with 1TB-2TB of Storage

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DVRP-U8XLE: A New USB Powered Slim DVD Burner

This morning I-O DATA released a new USB powered DVD DL burner. It achieves a 4x burning speed with DL discs and 8x with regular DVD R. Our burner comes in a compact size of 138x143x21mm and weighs just 380g.
DVRP-U8XLE:  A New USB Powered Slim DVD Burner
DVRP-U8XLE:  A New USB Powered Slim DVD Burner

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