updated 09:35 am EST, Tue March 6, 2007
Digital Foci Photo Safe
Digital Foci today announced that it will introduce Photo Safe, a low cost portable digital photo storage device with 40GB, 80GB or 120GB of storage and a built-in memory card reader. Photo Safe features one-touch copying from a memory card to the device, a user-replaceable Li-Ion battery that is rechargeable via USB or an external power adaptor and a backlit LED screen displaying battery status, free space remaining and transfer progress. Photo Safe also functions as a USB harddisk and has the fastest copy speed from flash media in its class, the company claims. Photo Safe supports CF, MD, MMC, SD/HC, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, xD-picture card formats. Photo Safe will be available in April priced at $140 for the 40GB model; pricing for the 80GB and 120GB models has not yet been announced.