Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Digital Foci Announces Photo Safe II

Hard drive is a non-volatile storage device which stores digitally encoded data on rapidly rotating platters with magnetic surfaces. As time pass this devices became smaller and smaller and a new digital hard drive because we want more handy easy to use many computer developer studied to develop a new kind of flash drive. Just what I found a fitted flash drive that is being introduce in the market is a touch of a
button is all it takes to transfer photos stored in a Flash memory card into the newly launched Photo Safe II, a palm-sized portable hard drive. Photo Safe II provides portable on-the-road digital photo storage with 80GB and 160GB hard drives and built-in memory card readers, so you can quickly and securely save your digital photos wherever you go. Photo Safe II lets you keep snapping away without worrying about losing important photos or running out of memory card space while on the road.

All you have to do is insert a supported memory card into the device, press the download button to start archiving its entire contents in their original file name and file structure, at up to 5MBps, into the storage device. According to the product -description, a full 1GB card can be copied in approximately 3.5 minutes. Once it finishes copying, users can erase the data in the memory card and reuse it to keep on -shooting. Photo Safe II supports a variety of memory cards, including Compact Flash Type I (including Extreme III, IV, UDMA), xD-Picture Card, Multimedia, Secure Digital (SD), SDHC, miniSD, Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, MS Duo and MS Pro Duo. In front, users will see the LED screen that lets them know the status of the device such as battery life, remaining hard drive space and type of card inserted. It runs on a rechargeable lithium-ion battery, which provides up to 90 minutes of continuous use.

When you get home, simply plug the device to a PC to retrieve the saved data. Once connected, the device also doubles as an external hard drive and a memory card reader.
The Photo Safe II is available in two versions; the 80GB retails at US$130 while the 160GB version costs US$189. Both prices exclude shipping fees.

It is more convenience but an expensive one. But if you really need it and you can afford to buy then this new gadget is just for you.