updated 12:00 pm EST, Tue March 1, 2005
USB 2.0 Hub/Card Reader
IOGEAR today launched its device for simple and convenient computer connections to external USB devices as well as reading various types of flash memory media. It features six USB 2.0 ports and a 12-in-4 card reader for fast connectivity and file transfer capabilities. "By simply inserting a memory card into the card reader, digital images and data can be transferred at high rates of up to 480Mbps." It supports CF I/II/USB/Ultra, Micro Drives, Memory Stick (Switch/Pro/Magic Gate/Duo), SD/MMC, and Smart Media memory cards. It is available immediately for $60 (with a one-year warranty).