From the monthly archives:

December 2009

Onyx Boox 60 e-Book Reader Hits US

by Isaiah on December 30, 2009

First introduced back in March, the Onyx Boox 60 is finally available for purchase in the US market via Dulin’s Books. Priced at $349, this portable device offers a 6-inch 600 x 800 Vizplex E-ink display with touchscreen capabilities, a 532MHz processor, a 512MB of internal memory, a microSD card slot, WiFi, a miniUSB port, a 3.5mm headset jack, a 1600mAh Li-Polymer battery and runs on Linux OS. Not to mention, the device also supports a wide range of file formats including EPUB, PDF, Mobipocket, Fb2, TXT, PDB, HTML, CHM, DJVU, JPEG, BMP, PNG, TIFF and MP3. [Product Page via Electronista]

24-Port USB Hub From USBfever

by Isaiah on December 29, 2009

If you have more than 10 USB gadgets at your home, then you might need one of this 24-Port USB Hub from USBfever. This plug and play device allows you to connect up to 24 USB gadgets at the same time and it comes bundled with an AC adapter. If you’re interested, the 24-Port USB Hub will set you back $69.99. [Product Page]

LG’s New Line Of External HDDs

by Isaiah on December 29, 2009

LG has announced a new line of external HDDs for the Korean market with the introduction of the XG1 Chic. Coming in 1TB, 1.5TB, 2TB capacities, these stylish 3.5-inch drives feature a powerful and silent cooling system, a USB 2.0/1.1 interface and support SATA II interface for a faster and efficient data transfer. The 1TB version is already available in Korea for 140,000 KRW (about $120), while the 1.5TB and 2TB versions will become available in January next year for unannounced price yet. Read more

PQI’s First USB 3.0 Flash Drive

by Johan on December 29, 2009

PQI Cool Drive U366 USB 3.0 Flash Drive

The Cool Drive U366 is the first USB 3.0 flash drive from PQI. The drive is encased in an all aluminum shell with a clear plastic lid. The new PQI Cool Drive U366 boasts a 5Gbps/sec maximum bandwidth, which is 10 times the maximum bandwidth of USB 2.0. In addition, the device also sports a read speed of up to 97MB/sec. Measuring 87mm x 22mm x 12mm, the PQI Cool Drive U366 is currently available in 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB of storage capacities. [FarEastGizmos]

Machine Gun Ammo USB Drive

by Johan on December 29, 2009

Machine Gun Ammo USB Drive

Available in silver or gold model, the Machine Gun Ammo USB drive is cold resistant, shockproof, heat resistant and anti-magnetic thanks to the metal exterior. The drive provides 2GB of storage space, which is enough to store your important documents. You can purchase the Machine Gun Ammo USB Drive for $19.99 through China Grabber. [Product Page]