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Plextor Releases Miniature HDTV USB Receiver

Plextor have announced their "PX-HDTV500U" Mini Digital HDTV USB Receiver today, a tiny stick-sized tv solution weighing less than 20 grams and allowing you to watch, pause and record high-def TV on the go.

 

For full details on it have a read of the PR here folks.

 



FREMONT, Calif. - March 28, 2007 - Plextor® LLC, a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance digital media equipment, today announced the immediate availability of the PX-HDTV500U Mini Digital HDTV Receiver. The USB stick-sized device, which weighs less than 20 grams, allows users to watch, pause, and record crystal-clear High-Definition TV on most Windows-based laptop computers. Wherever they are - at the office, on the go, or at the airport - PX-HDTV500U users can enjoy unlimited hours of entertainment without paying recurring charges or expensive subscription fees.

 

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DEAL OF THE DAY - Vanns - Samsung DVD-HD 870 (1080i/720P) with HDMI, 14 bit DAC, and WMA/MP3 Playback for $79.99 with NO Tax and FREE Shipping

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Offer: Lowest price on the net for this really nice upconverting DVD player that has it all,... perfect for your HD units! And like everything else from Vanns, there's NO tax no matter where you live, and ships for FREE.

 

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DEAL OF THE DAY - HOT! Buy.com - Cavalry 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM 16MB USB 2.0 External Hard Drive for Only $119.95 after Rebate with FREE Shipping! for March 27, 2007

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Offer: HOT new price drop! They've brought out a rebate and another price drop for this week only that drops this puppy down to just $119! It has great reviews and all the space you could need for all of your back up archiving needs. Rebate expires 4/2/07.

 

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DEAL OF THE DAY - BHPhotoVideo - Western Digital 80GB 2.5" Passport - USB 2.0 Portable Hard Drive for Notebooks for $78.95!

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Offer: The 80 GB 2.5" Passport Portable USB Hard Drive from Western Digital is a portable hard drive in a durable housing, great for use with laptop computers. The drive features an interface that allows it to be connected and powered by USB 2.0, a rotation speed of 5400 rpm, a 2 MB data buffer and bus transfer rates of up to 60 MB/sec. The drive is an excellent storage solution for users who are on the move.

 

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DEAL OF THE DAY - HOT! PCConnection - Astar 32" LCD HDTV with HDMI for ONLY $399 After Rebate with Free Shipping!

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Offer: Price drop! Now this 32 inch LCD HDTV is yours for just $399 with free shipping! It comes with a 1200:1 contrast, HDMI, 1366 x 768, and a 1 year warranty.

 

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Transcend Introduces Classic JetFlash V90C USB Drive

Another USB flash drive hits town, this from Transcend. Dubbed the JetFlash V90C, its a visually interesting design, encased in a metal body with a fiberglass woven pattern and key chain.

 

For more info on it have a read of the press material here peeps.

 



The JetFlash V90C is truly a combination of fashion and technology because it not only looks great but also performs brilliantly. Transcend's JetFlash™ V90C comes bundled with the useful JetFlash™ elite software package, which was developed to help you manage data and increase productivity. The JetFlash™ elite includes eight functions: AutoLogin, PC-Lock, Favorites, Secret-Zip, E-mail, DataBackup, My JetFlash, and Online update. The JetFlash V90C is engineered using top quality components to ensure better performance and a longer lifespan, and is also backed by a lifetime warranty.

 

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TwinMOS introduces "Vista ReadyBoost" USB2.0 Mobile Disk-M9

With Vista now becoming the OS of choice, TwinMOS have announced their new Mobile Disk-M9 which supports Vista's ReadyBoost feature, this designed to allow solid-state flash-based memory to be used for virtual memory and reducing overall hdd access.

 

Details on the new Disk-M9 here folks.

 



March 20, 2007, Taipei?The Microsoft Windows VistaTM is not only required high-capacity DRAM modules, but also boosts the growth of NAND flash memory from ReadyBoost function. The ReadyBoost technology of Microsoft VistaTM can automatically distribute the capacity of any external memory device (EMD), such as mobile disks, and assign the excessive space for system use to accelerate the operating system. In this case, flash memory will be used as virtual memory on Microsoft VistaTM. In addition to accelerating the system startup function, it reduces hard drive access to extend drive life. When users unplug the mobile disk from the system, the data on the mobile disk will not be lost, nor will the system operation be affected. Moreover, the system will run at its original efficiency.

 

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CeBIT 2007 - SAPPHIRE Unveil New AM2 MicroATX HDMI Mainboard

The white one is back! Sapphire have just introduced a new addition to their "PURE Innovation" AMD Socket AM2 motherboard lineup dubbed the PI-AM2RS690MHD. Based on the new 690G chipset with integrated ATI Radeon X1250 graphics, this board also sports HDMI output as well as both analogue and DVI outputs.

 

For the full rundown on it, grab Sapphire's press release here.

 


SAPPHIRE Technology, industry leader in graphics solutions has just introduced a new addition to its acclaimed line of AMD-based mainboards featuring HDMI output, on-board VistaTM Premium ready graphics, HD 8-channel Dolby Digital Live sound and a host of features to make it the ideal choice in compact and multimedia systems.

 

SAPPHIRE's new PURE Innovation HDMI model uniquely implements the full feature set of the latest AMD 690G chipset, including IEEE 1394 (FireWire) interfaces, all three HDMI, VGA and DVI outputs as well as all interface options, yet is available at a very affordable price point. Built on SAPPHIRE's trademark white PCB, the new SAPPHIRE PI-AM2RS690MHD combines support for AMD's powerful AM2 processor families* with the most complete set of on-board features available.

 

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DEAL OF THE DAY - TheTechGeek - Protron Spectroniq PLTV3750 37 Inch Widescreen LCD HDTV with 1366x768 Resolution, 1200:1 Contrast, 8ms Response, and HDMI for Only $599!

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Offer: Certified reconditioned to be new, this puppy even comes with a full one year warranty (not some 3 month one like everyone else)! It comes fully loaded with pretty much everything you could want it to do including the HDMI inputs that everyone is begging for, a fast 8ms response time, and a nice 1200:1 contrast.

 

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DEAL OF THE DAY - OnSale - Fantom Drives Titanium II 120GB External USB 2.0 Hard Drive for Only $34.99 after Rebate! for March 15, 2007

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Offer: My goodness, these things were running easily twice this with a rebate just 6 months ago! Upgrade your notebook (or desktop) for cheap thanks to the rebate! I'm not sure what the reviewer is saying because the Fantom Drives that I've got have worked flawlessly for me. Rebates expires 3/31/07.

 

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