||Taipei, Taiwan, July 20, 2000 - The World's first FireWire Memory Stick™ Reader will be ready to ship by DataFab Systems Inc. in August. Sony's "Memory Stick™ a recording medium based on flash memory technology, can be used to record and transfer data among a wide spectrum of application such as computers, digital still/video cameras, portable music players, LCD televisions, printers, voice recorders, etc. DataFab's FireWire Memory Stick™ readers are designed for transferring digital files/data between these electronic devices and computer or internet appliance platforms.
"Memory Stick™ has the most robust design with the most advanced technology, " said Ron Shieh, President of DataFab Systems Inc. "DataFab licensed Sony's technology and has been working with Sony in the design and manufacturing of various Memory Stick™ adapters and readers/writers with both USB and 1394 interfaces. After we learned the technology and the design details of Sony's Memory Stick™ we will be optimistic to see many more exciting digital electronic devices and PCs with Memory Stick™ technology would be released to market in the near future."
DataFab's FireWire Memory Stick™ reader features true plug and play and hot swapping capability. It is compatible with PC and MAC together with accepting Memory Stick™ capacity: 2MB, 4MB, 8MB, 16MB, 64MB or higher. IEEE 1394 interface performs more than 30 times faster than USB does. With DataFab's high speed card reader, it is no longer necessary to connect your digital cameras, MP3 players, PDA or other electronics devices to your computer via a slow speed interface cable. Simply insert your Memory Stick™ into card reader, the files can be accessed or transferred by dragging and dropping like a floppy disk or hard drive. DataFab Systems Inc. offers the fastest and easiest solution to make your data transfer possible.
DataFab Systems Inc. has been devoted in card reader industry for many years, and it now offers a comprehensive line of card readers/writers which include various interfaces ( Parallel Port, USB, IEEE 1394 ) for removable storage media such as CompactFlash card, SmartMedia card, MultiMedia card, PC card, Memory Stick™ etc. After these years of dedication, DataFab has built up a very strong foothold in business and won a respectable reputation among customers. After all, customer satisfaction is always our top priority concern and is our key to success as well.