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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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SE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD player

Well guess what? There is still a market for external ODDs! And to make sure that they will sell a good chuck of them Samsung announced today in Korea its latest and colorful SE-208DB, a new external DVD Writer. What’s new here? [...]
SE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD player
SE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD playerSE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD playerSE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD playerSE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD playerSE-208DB, Samsung latest external DVD player

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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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[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan

I am sure that you all remember what’s Sega’s Toylet is, and if you completely forget about it, well let’s say that this little video game will teach you how to handle your junk correctly! While Toylet was only availa[...]
[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan
[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan

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Epson launches its first Ivy Bridge Desktops in Japan

Epson Japan launched this morning in Japan a pair of BTO (Build To Order) B2B oriented entry level Ivy Bridge Desktops with the Endeavor MR4300E and Endeavor S TY1100S Series. Both models are available in different choice of CPU rangin[...]
Epson launches its first Ivy Bridge Desktops in Japan
Epson launches its first Ivy Bridge Desktops in JapanEpson launches its first Ivy Bridge Desktops in Japan

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Buffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in Japan

Buffalo announced today in Japan two new BDXL Burners with the BDXL-CSPI6U2-BK, an USB 2.0 external Burner capable to toast any BDXL at 4x in a body of just 133×14.8x133mm and the more conventional BRXL-14FBS-BK a SATA drive capab[...]
Buffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in Japan
Buffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in JapanBuffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in JapanBuffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in JapanBuffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in JapanBuffalo announces two new BDXL Burners in Japan

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Panasonic intros two new compact laptop with the Let’s Note SX and NX Series

Panasonic just announced this morning its new 12.1 notebooks with the SX and NX Series. Both models comes with a 16:10 ratio screen with a 1280×800 resolution or optional 16:9 one with a nice 1600×900 resolution and optional [...]
Panasonic intros two new compact laptop with the Let’s Note SX and NX Series
Panasonic intros two new compact laptop with the Let’s Note SX and NX Series

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Samsung SE-506ABA, a slim portable Blu-ray writer for those on the go

We all know that many companies are trying to kill the optical disc drive, but today Samsung announced its new slim portable Blu-ray writer, the SE-506AB ODD. Along with a beautifully engineered design, it features a hi-glossy anti-scr[...]
Samsung SE-506ABA, a slim portable Blu-ray writer for those on the go
Samsung SE-506ABA, a slim portable Blu-ray writer for those on the go

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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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[Update] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

This article is a video update provided by our partner DigInfoTV regarding an article we published earlier this week : [DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On” This Video is provided to you by DigInfo.tv, AkihabaraNews Official Partner.
[Update] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

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Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6

When I heard about this news from Lian Li today, I got pretty excited since I’m a fan of their high-end, all-aluminum PC cases and do own one too. Today the Taiwanese company announced two new PC cases, the PC-C60, and the mid-to[...]
Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6
Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6Lian Li launches two new tool-less PC cases, HTPC PC-C60 and Mid-Tower PC-6

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LG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in Korea

LG’s new 2TB NAS, the N2C, comes with many little improvement over the previous models. Featuring the actual Design from LG’s NAS Line-up the N2C comes with the support of external ODD (Optical Disc Drive) and let you access your CD/DV[...]
LG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in Korea
LG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in Korea

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[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

I am sure that you all remember Sega’s amazing new Gaming Console the “ToyLets” that has been introduced to the world last December 2010. Today we stumble upon this “particular” Gaming Console for Toilets at Digital Signage 2011 and co[...]
[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”
[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

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[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station

Here you are the S1080, Gigabyte new Window 7 Tablet that made its first official apparition to the world this week at Computex! This S1080 comes with a 10.1” capacitive touchscreen, an Intel Atom N570 CPU with 2GB of Ram, 320GB of HDD[...]
[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station
[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station[Computex 2011] Gigabyte unleashes the S1080 Windows 7 tablets with USB 3.0 and ODD Docking Station

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ASUS creates a 12X Blu-ray with USB 3.0

Latest in self proclaimed fastest 12X Blu-ray burning speed and best burning quality by OTS technology (since there isn’t that much competition in this segment). ASUS uses the USB 3.0 standard, which everybody who hasn’t be[...]
ASUS creates a 12X Blu-ray with USB 3.0

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Endeavor MR4100, another Desktop from Epson

Here you are another Sandy Bridge Desktop from Epson, the MR4100. Available in different flavors with the choice of four different CPUs including the Intel Core i3-2100, i5-2400, i5-2500 and i7-2600, this new Desktop comes with 2GB of [...]
Endeavor MR4100, another Desktop from Epson

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Century Japan releases multipurpose Rack HDD and ODD

Here you are a nice little piece of tech from Century, the CMRK-S2OD. This multipurpose rack will let you create a unique combo capable to store up to two 2.5” SDD or HDD as well as an CD/DVD or Blu-Ray drive (ODD) in a single 5” Deskt[...]
Century Japan releases multipurpose Rack HDD and ODD

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Epson released Sandy Bridge Desktop in Japan

Epson latest Endeavor MR6900, a BTO (Build to Order) PC, is the company first Sandy Bridge desktop. Based on Intel latest H67 Express Chipset with a selection of Core i5 or i7 CPU this new MR6900 comes with a wide variety of option inc[...]
Epson released Sandy Bridge Desktop in Japan
Epson released Sandy Bridge Desktop in Japan

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New Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its Finest

Sega Corporation makes a grand comeback into the world of video game hardware manufacturing with their Toylets, a new gaming platform with a whole new paradigm of user/game interaction. A pressure sensor is applied to a strategically-p[...]
New Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its Finest
New Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its Finest

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[CEATEC 2010] Hitachi introduce its first Hybrid Optical Drive with SSD

CEATEC just kicked off and Hitachi-LG Data Storage announced their first “Wonder” with a new Hybrid SATA III Optical Drive including a SSD. SATA promise 6.0GBps data transfer and add on top of this a little SSD and you have the ultimat[...]
[CEATEC 2010] Hitachi introduce its first Hybrid Optical Drive with SSD
[CEATEC 2010] Hitachi introduce its first Hybrid Optical Drive with SSD[CEATEC 2010] Hitachi introduce its first Hybrid Optical Drive with SSD[CEATEC 2010] Hitachi introduce its first Hybrid Optical Drive with SSD[CEATEC 2010] Hitachi introduce its first Hybrid Optical Drive with SSD

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Hitachi-LG unveiled the “HyDrive”, an SSD/ODD hybrid

The new Data Storage solution by Hitachi-LG Data Storage (HLDS) Inc, dubbed as HyDrive, is an optical disc drive (ODD) with embedded solid state drive (SSD). This combo promises you above all faster booting, shutdown and application lo[...]
Hitachi-LG unveiled the “HyDrive”, an SSD/ODD hybrid
Hitachi-LG unveiled the “HyDrive”, an SSD/ODD hybridHitachi-LG unveiled the “HyDrive”, an SSD/ODD hybrid

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LG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in Korea

Already widely available in northern Europe, LG’s all in one NAS, the NT1DD1 is also now made official and available in Korea. With a unique casing and quiet (25dB) design, our NAS come with only 1 HDD (500GB), is powered by a Marvell [...]
LG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in Korea
LG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in KoreaLG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in KoreaLG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in KoreaLG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in KoreaLG to finally offer its NAS + ODD Combo NT1DD1 NAS in Korea

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