New products: hardware
- Computers and Peripherals. // EDN;6/23/2005, Vol. 50 Issue 13, p90
Evaluates computer peripherals. Quadro FX 540 Professional Video Edition graphics board from PNY Technologies Inc.; Serial-ATA hard drives from Western Digital Corp.; Intel Pentium 4 processors from Intel.
- Hard Drive Toaster. Fulton, Charles // Videomaker;Winter2004 Buyer's Guide, Vol. 18, p67
This article evaluates the Firefly 2/240 FireWire Hard Drives from Medea Corp. and offers information on features, pros and cons and cost.
- HOW WE TESTED. // Australian PC User;May2006, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p64
The article explains the process in testing several network attached storage (NAS) devices. For each test, the users moved the files to and from the NAS device. Write and read times were recorded and averaged. The average speed in MB/second was then calculated. They tested the NAS enclosures...
- Dell Delivers Low-Cost Color Printing. Littman, Dan // InfoWorld;11/15/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p36
The article features Dell's 5100cn color printer. The 5100cn's single-pass engine means fewer moving parts that might potentially break down and it offers easy access to almost all areas where paper might jam. Because the printer's control panel lacks a numeric keypad, a user may have to scroll...
- External Hard Drive. // Network Dictionary;2007, p188
An encyclopedia entry for "external hard drive" is presented. It is a hard disk placed outside of the computer case, which allows expandability even if a computer's drive bays are full. It also provides an easily removable form of mass storage with very large capacity. It states that a variety...
- I/O Device. // Network Dictionary;2007, p235
A definition of the term "I/O device" is presented. It refers to a tool used to transfer data to or from a computer or a processor. Typical I/O devices are composed of computer printers, hard disk, keyboard and mouse. Some I/O devices are basically input-only devices, while others are basically...
- TOP 10 HARD DRIVES. // PCWorld;Mar2002, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p137
Reviews the top 10 computer hard drives. Features; Performance; Cost; Recommendation of Maxtor DiamondMax D540X.
- LaCie PocketDrive. Johnson, E.W. // Fortune;Winter2002 Tech Review, Vol. 144 Issue 10, p172
Reviews the LaCie PocketDrive portable data storage system. Capability to interface with computers via USB port or FireWire connection; Storage space on the drive; Comparison to similar products.
- Pockey Drive. Johnson, E.W. // Fortune;Winter2002 Tech Review, Vol. 144 Issue 10, p174
Reviews the Pockey Drive, a portable hard drive device. Interface via USB port; Storage space; Speed of operation; Comparison to similar products.
- Portable Versatility. // Videomaker;Winter2004 Buyer's Guide, Vol. 18, p65
This article evaluates the OneTouch External Hard Drive from Maxtor Corp. and offers information on features, pros and cons and cost.