LAS VEGAS (Jan. 5, 2006) Announced today at CES 2006, PNY Technologies(R), Inc. has expanded its family of USB Flash Drives to suit a variety of professions, personalities and lifestyles. The PNY family of flash drives provides unique features, including a proprietary swing design; a titanium casing with a retractable USB connector; an expandable USB drive with a seven-in-one flash card reader; and a shock, UV, dust and water resistant USB flash drive with a rubberized housing. These portable storage devices enable users to transfer data, photographs and images quickly and easily from one computer to another.
"As USB and flash memory technologies continue to evolve, PNY is committed to delivering innovative solutions geared towards today's mobile lifestyles," said Dean Delserro, product manager, for PNY Technologies. "Recent additions to our full-line of USB 2.0 Flash Drives enable consumers to choose a device based on storage capacity, design, and key features to meet their particular need and lifestyle."
The following new PNY USB drives will be available in the first half 2006, in multiple storage capacities, to ship to retail and e-tail outlets:
-- Mini Attache(TM) 2.0 USB Drive - is ideal for the traveling executive with its compact size and proprietary swing design, which eliminates the risk of lost caps. The slim-profile, portable memory device permits multiple drives to be installed in dual-stacked USB ports found on most computers. The Mini Attache is available in 256MB, 512MB, 1GB and 2GB (late Q1) storage capacities for an MSRP starting at $34.99.
-- Pro Attache(TM) USB 2.0 Drive - is stylish and encased in a durable, titanium housing. This high-end drive has a retractable USB connector that slides in and out of the titanium casing, eliminating the hassle of lost caps. The PNY Pro Attache is available in 512MB, 1GB, 2GB and 4GB (late Q1) storage capacities for an MSRP starting at $69.99.
-- Evolution Attache(TM) USB 2.0 Drive - includes a seven-in-one flash card reader and USB drive--an economical choice for the photo enthusiast. The storage device offers 128MB or 256MB of embedded flash memory which is expandable to 2GB+ with compatible card formats. The PNY Evolution Attache supports the most popular forms of flash media including: Compact Flash(TM), Secure Digital(TM), SmartMedia(TM), MultiMedia(TM) Cards and MemoryStick(TM) as well as MicroDrive, making for a multi-functional device and economical choice. The PNY Evolution Attache is available for an MSRP starting at $29.99.
-- All-Terrain Attache(TM) USB 2.0 Drive - was designed specifically for the adventurous type. The portable memory storage solution performs in a variety of climates, weather conditions and temperatures. It is shock, dust, water and UV resistant allowing the user to carry the drive anywhere with confidence. Perfect for the active lifestyle, the durable drive features a rubberized housing that comes in black or a camouflage print. The PNY All-Terrain Attache is available in 512MB, 1GB and 2GB storage capacities for an MSRP starting at $59.99.
PNY USB Flash Drives are compatible with most PC/MAC laptops, desktops and PDAs. The USB 2.0 flash drives range in capacities from 128MB to 8GB (late in Q1) and include a one year warranty and toll-free technical support.
About PNY Technologies, Inc.
Established in 1985, PNY Technologies(R), Inc. is a leading supplier and marketer of NVIDIA Quadro(R) by PNY professional graphics boards and Verto(R)-brand consumer graphics cards. The company also offers a full line of high-end memory upgrade modules, flash media, Attache(TM) USB flash drives, flash peripherals and S-Cure(TM) Data Protection Cards. Headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., PNY maintains facilities in North America (Santa Clara and Orange County, CA, Miami, FL. and Parsippany, N.J.), Europe (France, United Kingdom, Germany) and Asia (Taiwan). For additional information, please visit the company's Web site at http://www.pny.com.
Please note: For flash media devices, 1 megabyte=1 million bytes; I gigabyte = 1 billion bytes. Actual useable capacity may vary. Some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions, and thus is not available for data storage.
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