Wednesday, March 30th 2011
Japanese maker I-O Data unveiled three new storage products that make use of the USB 3.0 interface, including two portable hard drives, and one flash drive. The HDCA-UT is the larger portable hard drive that's more of an external HDD that stays on desktops for longer periods; the HDPC-AU with its compact form-factor is more portable. The HDCA-UT measures 39 (W) x 185 (D) x 120 (H) mm, weighing a little over 1 kg, and comes in capacities of 1 TB and 2 TB. The HDPC-AU comes in five colors: black, white, brown, blue, and red. It measures 75(W)x 112(D)x 14(H) mm, weighing 350 g. It comes in capacities of 320, 500, 640, and 750 GB. Lastly, there's the TB-XT flash drive, measuring 18.0(W) x 69.6(D) x 8.6(H) mm, and weighing 19 g, this drive is available in silver, black, and blue, in capacities of 8, 16, and 32 GB.