From the monthly archives:

February 2012

UQ URoad-SS10 Mobile WiMAX Router

by Isaiah on February 29, 2012

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Here comes another travel-friendly mobile WiMAX router from UQ Communications, the URoad-SS10. Measuring only 63mm x 90mm x 11.8mm and weighing just 86g, this slim and lightweight mobile router supports for up to ten simultaneous connections via LAN IEEE 802.11b/g/n connectivity and provides up to nine hours of battery continuous communication. The URoad-SS10 is scheduled to hit the market on March 9th for 17,800 Yen (about $221) in three different color options: white, black and red. [Product Page]

Canon wordtank Z410 Color Electronic Dictionary

by Isaiah on February 29, 2012

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Canon is preparing to launch their newest color electronic dictionary ‘wordtank Z410’ in Japan. Designed for high school students, the device is equipped with a 4.3-inch 480 x 272 color LCD touch panel, a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 14 language system dictionary, English dictionary system and a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that provides up to 125 hours of battery life. The wordtank Z410 will go on sale from late March for around 34,980 Yen (about $435) in white, black and pink color options. [Canon]

PNY HP v165w USB Flash Drives

by Isaiah on February 29, 2012

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PNY Technologies has unveiled a new line of USB flash drives, the HP v165w. Available in capacities ranging from 2GB to 32GB, these waterproof and dustproof USB flash drives come with a transparent dark blue outer shell, a USB 2.0 connection interface and promise to deliver read/write speeds of up to 14/4 MB/s (2GB, 4GB and 8GB Models) and 18/8 MB/s (16GB and 32GB Models), respectively. Unfortunately, there’s no word on pricing yet. [PNY]

OCZ Announces 180GB And 360GB Agility 3 SSDs

by Isaiah on February 29, 2012

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OCZ has added two new storage capacities to its Agility 3 SSD line-up by announcing the 180GB and 360GB models. These high capacity 2.5-inch SSDs are equipped with MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a SandForce SF-2281 controller, TRIM support, a MTBF of 2 million hours and capable of delivering read/write speeds of up to 525/500 MB/s (180GB Models) and 525/495 MB/s (360GB Models), respectively. The 180GB and 360GB models will become available in early March for around 19,000 Yen (about $236) and 36,000 Yen (about $447), respectively. [ASK Corporation]

Lancool PC-K65 Mid-Tower PC Case

by Isaiah on February 29, 2012

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Lancool has just dropped their newest mid-tower PC case into the market. Called the PC-K65, this steel case supports for mini-ITX, micro-ATX and ATX motherboards, and features an I/O panel with 1x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0 and 1x audio ports, three 5.25-inch external drive bays, two modular HDD racks supporting six 3.5-inch HDDs and four 2.5-inch HDDs or SSDs, eight expansion slots and has three fans (2x 140mm fans in front, 1x 120mm fan at the rear). The PC-K65 has a retail price of $99 MSRP. [Lancool]