Corsair Announces Entry Into Flash Media Market@ 2004/12/08
Corsair’s USB Flash Voyager products are high capacity thumb-sized portable storage devices that are ideal for transporting presentations, photos, MP3’s, and other files. These USB drives are as stylish as they are durable, featuring a unique retro looking rubber casing that is water resistant. Capable of blazing fast 19 Megabyte per second sustained read speeds, these devices are fully Hi-Speed USB 2.0 compliant, and are backward compatible to USB 1.1. Corsair will begin shipping these USB Flash Voyager drives immediately to resellers worldwide:
CMFUSB2.0-1GB 1 Gigabyte USB drive
CMFUSB2.0-512 512 Megabyte USB drive
CMFUSB2.0-256 256 Megabyte USB drive
CMFUSB2.0-128 128 Megabyte USB drive
The company’s new line of SD products are rated at 40X, and support sustained read speeds of 6 Megabytes per second. SD products include:
CMFSD40-1GB 1 Gigabyte SD card
CMFSD40-512 512 Megabyte SD card
CMFSD40-256 256 Megabyte SD card
CMFSD40-128 128 Megabyte SD card
According to Eric Ackerson, Corsair Product Manager, “Already being the dominant leader in performance memory for PCs, our debut into the flash market is a natural expansion for Corsair. Our new USB and SD products are phenomenally fast.”
Like Corsair’s PC memory, these flash products have been subjected to extremely rigorous testing to ensure 100% compatibility, reliability and performance.
Further information on Corsair flash media products can be found at www.corsairmemory.com/corsair/flash_memory.html. These products can be purchased through Corsair’s authorized sales channels listed at www.corsairmemory.com/corsair/buy.html.
About Corsair Memory
Corsair Memory, a member of JEDEC, has been a leader in the design and manufacture of high speed modules since 1994. We have earned our reputation as being the first to market with leading-edge products supporting new computing platforms and technologies. Corsair supplies memory for applications ranging from mission-critical servers to ultra-high performance gaming systems. The performance and reliability of Corsair memory products makes them ideal for memory intensive computing. More information on Corsair is available at