SanDisk Corporation unveiled its next-generation of flash memory-based solid-state drives (SSD) to support the evolving needs of designers, manufacturers and users in the exploding netbook market - SanDisk pSSD. The new SanDisk pSSD-P2 and SanDisk pSSD-S2 SSDs have capacity and performance for more full-featured netbooks which require a robust operating system. Designed as drop-in replacements for hard-disk drives (HDDs), SanDisk’s new second generation module has a SATA interface to meet new netbook design requirements. The SATA interface offers a significant boost in performance rendering these SSDs faster than HDDs in critical aspects. Booting and launching applications takes just half the time of an HDD.
Fuji EnviroMAX, a new line of eco-friendly, high performance consumer batteries, will be introduced to the North American market at Consumer Electronics Expo in January. They are made by Fuji Batteries FDK of Japan, one of the country’s largest battery manufacturers. The Fuji EnviroMAX battery brings long-awaited peace-of-mind to consumers who “live green” when choosing consumable products for use in their homes.
ALBUMteam Ltd. is launching ALBUM in the United States. ALBUM, a portable digital photo gallery, sets a new standard for viewing and sharing digital photos anytime, anywhere. The cutting-edge 7“ portable display presents photos in uncompromised size and quality. 40,000 photos can be downloaded onto ALBUM directly from digital cameras, memory cards, flash drives, other ALBUMs or through a computer. A simple three-button navigation system makes ALBUM easy to use for everybody. ALBUM - the size of a slim personal diary, the weight of a fresh apple and with a genuine leather protective case - is the first truly portable digital photo gallery.
PPC, the proven leader in the design & manufacture of connectors for the tele-communications, satellite and wireless industries with the most patents in connector technology worldwide, announced that it will be debuting the first HDMI locking cable available on the market, the “PPC Locking HDMI Cable,” at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2009), held this week in Las Vegas.
Tenqa, a consumer electronics brand centered on eliminating the wires between you and your music, will unveil its new line of Bluetooth technology based Wireless Headphones, Wireless Speakers, Wireless Audio Transmitters, and Wireless Car Speakerphones at the 2009 International CES consumer electronics show January 8-11, 2009 at Booth 15744 in Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Digital Foci announced that it is introducing the new Picture Porter 35 at next week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Booth #31846 (LVCC, South Hall). Picture Porter 35 (model PPR-350) is a new high-capacity portable photo manager with a 3.5-inch color screen for easy viewing; built-in hard drive with capacity starting at 160GB; and a multi-format memory card reader.
Ritz Camera, the nation's largest retail camera and photo chain, announced the introduction of Quantaray Super Z, a Nickel-Zinc (NiZn) AA rechargeable battery and charger set. Ritz’s Super Z batteries provide greater power for today’s high drain consumer electronics, enabling superior camera performance compared to existing rechargeable batteries. San Diego-based PowerGenix, developer and manufacturer of nontoxic, high performance NiZn rechargeable technology, will supply the batteries to Ritz Camera Centers.
Imagine walking up to a new office device, placing an object inside, and seconds later walking away with a professional photo for immediate use in all print, web and email communications. Taking its name from "facsimile", the Photosimile 5000 is the next generation imaging device for the office. This PC-controlled desktop photography studio integrates a 28 x 28 x 28" light box (featuring 6500K daylight bulbs, an automated camera positioning system and a built-in 3D turntable) with a Canon digital camera and powerful workflow software to simplify and automate business photography. With Photosimile 5000, anyone can create professional, shadow-free pictures ideal for web, print and daily business communication.