Dear Madam and Sir
Our October Newsletter has the following topics:
NEW: File Copy Option for all USB Stick CopyStations
NEW: Memory Stick Micro M2 CardBox
USB Stick CopyStation 21 Ultra: Ultra fast copying solution
Free pipette with every microSD CardBox order
NEW: SiliconDrive USB 10-pin module
SanDisk memory technology transition to 56 nm
NEW: SanDisk microSDHC with 6 and 8 GB
Flame Imaging – distributor in the USA
October price lists for downloading
1. NEW: File Copy Option for all USB
From now on, a «File Copy» software option is
available for all three
USB Stick CopyStations.
This software option makes it possible to copy files from
a specified directory to USB memory sticks which are supported
by Windows. The sub-directory structure (if present) is also copied.
This copying method complements the copying of image files.
The advantages are: Copying process takes less time compared
to the copying of whole images – if the amount of data is small – and
there is no need to create an image file.
If you need further information, please contact Mr. Thomas
phone +49 511 98381-74
2. NEW: Memory Stick Micro M2 CardBox
The latest CardBox for our High-Speed
is now available and can be ordered. This CardBox allows
direct copying of Memory
Stick Micro M2
with our modular designed CopyStation.
The Memory Stick Micro M2 CardBox has 20 slots on the front
side. Its item number is B31AL164M.
Please contact Mr. Thomas
Kuhnt, phone +49 511 98381-74 or Mr. Olaf
Meier, phone -61, if you have any questions or would like
to place an order.
3. USB Stick CopyStation 21 Ultra: Ultra
fast copying solution
The new USB Stick CopyStation 21 Ultra
duplicates up to 75 MB/sec to fast USB memory sticks. This equals a data transfer rate of approximately 3.5 MB/sec for each USB stick.
Thus making the USB Stick
CopyStation 21 Ultra about 50% faster than other products on
These competitive products reached maximum transfer rates
of 50 MB/sec in our
4. Free pipette with every microSD CardBox
A pipette makes the placing of the extremely minimized memory
cards in the microSD CardBox even easier. Thus, the copying
of microSD Cards with
becomes faster and more comfortable as well.
You will receive a free high-quality pipette with every
order for a microSD CardBox placed until November 30th,
You would like to place your order? Please contact Mr. Thomas
Kuhnt, phone +49 511 98381-74 or Mr. Olaf
Meier, phone -61.
5. NEW: SiliconDrive USB
First engineering samples of SiliconDrive’s new, 2nd generation
product family SiliconDrive USB 10-pin module are available. Large-scale
production will commence in Q4 2007.
SiliconDrive USB 10-pin Module is available in capacities
ranging from 1 to 4 GB. It has a plug-and-play USB 2.0
HiSpeed interface with 10 pins.
Both a standard and a low-profile version are offered
to match motherboard designs of for instance industrial PCs or interactive
This product is based on SiliconSystems’ next-generation SiliconDrive
The 2nd generation product line will gradually be introduced
in addition to the
1st product generation
which will still be available. The new generation is
also characterized by its high performance, high reliability and multi-year
Proven features such as PowerArmor, SiSMART and 6-Bit
ECC have been enhanced and will be integrated into the new SiliconDrive
An improved performance (ca. 20 MB/sec read and 16 MB/sec write rate)
matches growing host system requirements.
You need further information or would like to order
qualification samples? Mr. Werner
phone +49 511 98381-65, Mr.
phone -24 or Mr. Hans-Juergen
Hagemann, phone -56, are looking forward to hearing from
6. SanDisk memory technology transition to 56 nm
memory cards with higher capacities will
have a memory technology transitioning from 70 nm to 56 nm.
Affected are SD
with capacities of 512 MB and higher, CF
with 1 GB and higher as well as CF and SD Extreme III
with 2 GB and higher.
You want to order your qualification sample? Please
contact Mr. Soeren
Papenberg, phone +49 511 98381-24.
7. NEW: SanDisk microSDHC with 6 and 8 GB
Our supplier SanDisk has announced a
card with capacities of 6 and 8 GB.
Please contact Mr. Soeren
Papenberg, phone +49 511 98381-24, for further information
on prices and availability of these new memory cards.
8. Flame Imaging – distributor in
This month we would like to introduce our distributor
Flame Imaging, Inc.
The California based Flame Imaging, Inc. became a distributor
for altec CopyStations in the USA in March 2007.
Flame Imaging is redefining content delivery to mobile & handheld
devices by preloading and distributing branded content on removable flash
media cards (miniSD, microSD, SD) and USB flash drives.
suite of services offers content providers a single source for all their
requirements for content delivery on flash memory media. In addition
to content preloading, other services include flash media sourcing and
qualification; logo imprinting; data encryption; packaging and distribution.
“Our goal is to provide world class preloading and duplication
services so it's very important that we only use top of the line and
highly reliable duplication systems in our operation. As the world's
leading CopyStation provider with an extensive duplication product portfolio,
altec was an excellent fit for our needs.” states Mac Makhni, CEO
of Flame Imaging.
For further information, please visit Flame Imaging’s website
Mr. Mac Makhni will also gladly answer your questions.
You can contact Mr. Makhni via
474 Beckham Drive
San Jose, CA 95123
9. October price lists for downloading
If you haven't already done so, you can register to
receive our monthly price lists online in the price
section of our website. After receiving your
passwort, you can download the current
price lists for industrial memory media, CopyStations
and Consumer/OEM products.
The price lists can be downloaded as PDF files (ca.
200 KB) or as zipped Excel files (ca. 1.2 MB).
altec ComputerSysteme GmbH