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OCZ Technology Introduces Slate Series ExpressCards for Notebooks

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OCZ Technology Group, a worldwide leader in innovative, ultra-high performance and high reliability memory, today introduced the Slate Series ExpressCard, a storage expansion drive for the latest generation of performance notebooks. The integration of express card storage is ideal for mobile users who want the peace of mind knowing they will always have a backup option and experience the convenience of an internal solution that eliminates peripheral devices.

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OCZ said:
Fully compatible with ExpressCard™ standards
Supports high-speed USB 2.0 specifications
Read: Up to 18MB/sec :ohwell:
Write: Up to 12.5MB/sec :(
Dimensions: 75mm x 34mm x 5mm
Voltage: 2.7V - 3.6V
Operating Temp: 0° C - 70° C
Mini USB Port :)
Available in 8GB, 16GB, 32GB capacities
Includes mini USB cable
2-year Warranty
USB and ExpressCard compatible.

But not so fast. Shame. If it was faster you could stick it in a spare PCcard slot for extra pagefile ZOMG.
 
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Agreed, shame about those read/write speeds, now i see why they are marketing these cards as backup devices :(
 

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awww :( i would have got one for my mac
 
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If you ask me, that hardly qualifies as "Ultra high performance".... especially given the ExpressCard's available bandwidth....

Could be worth it if it's comparable price to USB sticks though.
 
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If you ask me, that hardly qualifies as "Ultra high performance".... especially given the ExpressCard's available bandwidth....

Could be worth it if it's comparable price to USB sticks though.
Amazon claims to carry them at $25/45/85, but while the product number and description match up, the pics are of the new Throttle series eSATA drives... Curiouser and curiouser, because at that price point they wouldn't be a bad buy at all.