It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
Kingston's MobileLite Wireless is a memory card reader that doubles as a charger Kingston's MobileLite Wireless is a memory card reader that doubles as a charger
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Kingston's MobileLite Wireless is a memory card reader that doubles as a charger
Thread Tools
Old 30th April 2013, 06:53   #1
[M] Reviewer
Stefan Mileschin's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Romania
Posts: 126,793
Stefan Mileschin Freshly Registered
Default Kingston's MobileLite Wireless is a memory card reader that doubles as a charger

By all metrics, Kingston's wireless Wi-Drive has been a successful product: the company is still selling it two years later, and has since refreshed it with beefier storage and Android compatibility. If there's one thing customers complained about, though, it was the lack of expandable memory -- a problem if you used all the space on the drive, or if you already had stuff stored on an SD card. With that in mind, the company's coming out with the MobileLite Wireless, which ditches internal storage in favor of an SD slot and USB 2.0 port. (It will also ship with a microSD adapter.) At the same time, it packs a modest five-hour battery you can use to recharge USB-powered gadgets; Kingston says there's enough juice in there to fully charge a phone, but probably not a tablet.

Technically speaking, you can access everything stored on the device by typing the MobileLite's IP address into a browser. But for all intents and purposes, this is currently an iOS exclusive, as that's the only platform for which you can download an app. As with the Wi-Drive, though, Kingston plans to add an Android app, as well as one for WP8. In the beginning, at least, it will be available through just a couple sellers (Amazon and Staples), with street prices expected to fall somewhere between $50 and $70. Any questions? We hope not: this thing's aimed squarely at mainstream users, so if Engadget readers don't get it, we're going to be seriously concerned about all the regular folk. ign=Engadget
Stefan Mileschin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Adata DashDrive Air AE400 review: wireless card reader for mobile devices Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 18th March 2013 08:40
Ratoc Intros New Wireless Card Reader Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 7th December 2012 06:10
Kingston MobileLite G3 USB 3.0 Reader Review @ TestFreaks Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 28th November 2012 08:38
Kingston MobileLite G3 USB 3.0 Card Reader Review Rev. 2.0. Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 2nd August 2012 07:04
Kingston MobileLite G3 USB 3.0 Card Reader Review Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 23rd July 2012 08:05
Kingston MobileLite G3 Memory Card Reader Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 14th May 2012 07:52
Kingston Releases MobileLite G3 Card Reader With USB 3.0 Compatibility Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 5th April 2012 07:23
Kingston Technology Releases Ultra-PortableUSB microSD Reader + Card Bundles jmke WebNews 1 2nd July 2007 23:01
OCZ Trifecta - Memory Card Reader jmke WebNews 0 25th May 2007 15:12
Crucial 7-in-1 Memory Card Reader jmke Articles & Howto's 0 27th October 2003 12:19

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 01:41.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO