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Transcend Annouces DDR2-533 Micro-DIMM, StoreJet 2.5-Inch SATA HDD, Other Novelties

Transcend Information announced the release of its 1GB Hi-Speed DDR2-533 Micro-DIMM memory module for notebooks that use Intelís Centrino Duo platform. The 1GB DDR2-533 Micro-DIMM Module is designed, so that it is only 65 per cent the size of a regular SO-DIMM (Small Outline DIMM) commonly used in notebooks, but has the same memory capacity.

Transcendís Micro-DIMMs use the latest 214-pin ďmezzanine connectorĒ technology, which reduces the size of the module by approximately 40 percent when compared with an SO-DIMM. All of Transcendís DDR2-533 memory modules follow the standard developed by JEDEC (the Joint Electron Device Engineering Council), the memory industryís standards organization.

Specifications include 1.8V operating voltage, On-Die Termination (ODT) technology, FBGA chip package. Part numbers: TS128MMQ64V5Q (1GB DDR2-533 Micro-DIMM), TS64MMQ64V5M (512MB DDR2-533 Micro-DIMM), TS32MMQ64V5M (256MB DDR2-533 Micro-DIMM).

The second novelty is the new series of StoreJet 2.5" HDD, the StoreJet 2.5" SATA, which uses a stylishly designed aluminum case to house a newer 2.5-inch SATA hard drive. The StoreJet 2.5" SATA USB 2.0 is a compact external hard disk that fits in the palm of your hand and can hold up to 120GB of storage capacity.

The sleek StoreJet 2.5" SATA is now available in a range of colorful, polished aluminum cases (Red, Blue, Silver, and Titanium colors). It comes with a number of backup applications and is compatible for use with Windows 98SE/2000/Me/XP, Mac OS 9.x/OS X, and Linux Kernel 2.4, or later.

Part numbers: TS0GSJ25B-S (Blue Aluminum case, SATA), TS0GSJ25R-S (Red Aluminum case, SATA), TS0GSJ25S-S (Silver Aluminum case, SATA), TS80GSJ25S-S 80GB Hard Drive, Silver Aluminum case, SATA), TS120GSJ25T-S (120GB Hard Drive, Titanium Aluminum case, SATA).

The third novelty is the new 8GB JetFlash V10 USB 2.0 flash drive. The JetFlash V10 measures 64 x 21 x 10 mm and weighs 11g. Its classic design includes a hook and a neck strap.

The 8GB JetFlash V10 comes bundled with the JetFlash elite software package: AutoLogin, PC-Lock, Favorites, Secret-Zip, E-mail, DataBackup, and My JetFlash. The JetFlash V10 supports Windows 98SE/2000/Me/XP/Vista, Mac OS 9.0 or later, and Linux Kernel 2.4.2 or later.

Part numbers: TS8GJFV10 (8GB Black), TS4GJFV10 (4GB White), TS2GJFV10 (2GB Red), TS1GJFV10 (1GB Blue).

Finally, Transcend released its new 4GB T.sonic 630 series of MP3 players designed to play MP3, WMA, WMA-DRM10 (subscription music) and recorded WAV music files. In addition, the T.sonic 630 has an FM Radio and Advanced Digital Recording features, including recording using its built-in microphone, an external microphone, or line-in device. You can also use the T.sonic 630 as a storage device to store your computer files. Transcendís T.sonic 630 also has a playlist builder, real-time clock and karaoke-type lyrics display.

The T.sonic 630 has a white text (4-Line) OLED display. The player measures 73 mm x 33 mm x 12.5 mm and weighs 30g with Li-ion battery.

Some of the T.sonic 630ís other features include its A-B repeat function, which allows you to replay a designated section of a track and if you combine this with the unitís adjustable Variable Track Playback speed control, you get the functionality of a language learning tool. The T.sonic 630 also features One-Touch Recording, even when Powered OFF, just press and hold the REC button to start the built-in microphone recording; 7 Equalizer effects with a customizable USER EQ mode; scheduled recordings, so you can preset a time to auto-start a radio, or microphone recording; and support for filename and song/artist title display in 12 user languages. The T.sonic 630 is available in three models, 1GB (Orchid), 2GB (White), and 4GB (Black). The unit is powered using a rechargeable Li-ion battery and a fully charged battery supports over 15 hours of continuous music playback.

Part numbers: TS4GMP630 (4GB Black), TS2GMP630 (2GB White), TS1GMP630 (1GB Orchid).

Source: Transcend Information

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