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Transcend releases New Multi-Card Reader M5 in India

Transcend Multi-Card Reader M5 Transcend, has introduced the latest Multi-Card Reader M5 in India. The significant features of Transcend’s new product are its compact size, adapter-free multi-format convenience and attractive modern styling. Interestingly, all the five of the M5’s card slots are visibly labeled on the top of the reader and in your computer browser next to the drive letter to avert confusion and save time (software download required).

Compatible with practically every present day memory card, the M5 allows fast, easy transfer of music, videos, photos or documents through its high-speed USB 2.0 interface. It supports CompactFlash and Microdrive (for hi-end Digital SLR cameras), SD cards (the most popular storage format for mainstream consumer digital cameras), xD cards, the complete Memory Stick series, miniSD and microSD (for most mobile phones).

Fully compatible with the high speed USB 2.0 interface, Transcend’s Multi-Card Reader M5 is capable of data transfer rates up to 480Mb/s. Further on, it supports the latest SD 2.0 (SDHC) and MMC 4.0 standards for hi-end memory cards. It also directly accepts newer, mini-size mobile phone memory cards such as miniSD, microSD, MMCmobile MS Duo and M2 without having to use an adapter.

Features of Transcend’s Multi-Card Reader M5 are:

  • Fully Hi-Speed USB 2.0 compliant
  • Data transfer rates up to 480Mb/s
  • USB powered (no external power or battery needed)
  • Bright LED indicates card insertion and data transfer
  • Compatible with Windows Me/2000/XP/Vista, Mac OS 9.X or later, Linux Kernel 2.4 or later
  • Supports direct input of the following memory cards:
  • – CompactFlash (Type I and II)
    – Microdrive
    – SDHC
    – SD
    – miniSDHC
    – miniSD
    – microSDHC
    – microSD/TransFlash
    – MMCplus
    – MMC
    – MMCmobile
    – RS-MMC
    – Memory Stick (MS)
    – Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO)
    – Memory Stick Duo (MS Duo)
    – Memory Stick PRO Duo (MS PRO Duo)
    – Memory Stick Micro (M2)
    – xD card (M-Type, H-Type)

  • Supports the following memory cards with an adapter
  • – MMCmicro

    Available in two colors, namely hot pink and ivory, the M5 comes at an MRP of Rs. 700 and can be bought from Mediaman Infotech Pvt Ltd and Supertron Electronics Limited. It comes with a two-year warranty.