Mumbai: Iomega Corporation, a global leader in data storage, has launched the new Iomega® Floppy Plus 7-in-1 Card Reader in India.
The new host-powered drive is ideal for photographers and mobile users, bundling a convenient 1.44 MB floppy drive with the seamless capability to read and write all of the most common flash media formats.
The Iomega Floppy Plus 7-In-1 Card Reader is designed for simple, portable convenience. Smaller than a CD jewel case with an attractive two-tone design in silver and grey it travels easily in any laptop computer bag and weighs just 12 ounces (340 g). Its single USB cable handles all power and data requirements. Front-loading slots let users read and write the most common memory card formats and transfer data between different media types, providing an all-in-one solution that can replace multiple card readers.
"Iomega has created a perfect go-anywhere solution for digital audio and digital photography enthusiasts," said Jennifer Burl, senior product manager, Iomega Corporation. "These people often own more than one type of storage media, and the Floppy Plus 7-In-1 Card Reader maintains harmony among the many different memory card formats, delivering access to the most-needed files from virtually any USB-equipped computer."
Supports Multiple Card Formats
The Floppy Plus 7-in-1 Card Reader supports the following formats:
Iomega's Floppy Plus 7-In-1 Card Reader comes with Adobe® Photoshop® Album SE software for managing digital photos. Hot Plug and Play technology allows users to connect the drive to a running PC for convenient access-no rebooting required. The drive is also a host-powered USB device, so mobile users have no power cable to worry about.
The Floppy 7-In-1 Card Reader is compatible with PCs running the Microsoft® Windows® 98 and 98SE, 2000, ME, and XP operating systems with an available USB connection. It is also compatible with Mac® OS X operating systems or higher on computers with a built-in USB port.
Price and Availability
The Iomega Floppy Plus 7-in-1 Card Reader is available for Rs.2750 (inclusive of taxes) with the Iomega channel partners.
Iomega's authorized distributors are Ingram Micro India Ltd., Neoteric Informatique Pvt. Ltd. and Tech Pacific India Ltd.