Belkin today announces new mobile computing and digital music accessories.
The Hi-Speed USB 2.0 15-in-1 Media Reader & Writer works with 15 media cards including xD Picture Card, allowing you to drag and drop files, images, and music to your computer from your PDA or handheld, MP3 player, digital camera, or other device. The OmniDock-L(TM) for Handheld Devices holds your handheld device in your car's cup holder so you can view your data in the vehicle. And, the TuneDok for iPod(R) mini mobile digital devices allows you to listen to the music from your iPod mini while keeping it secured in your car's cup holder. All three devices are currently shipping in North America.
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 15-in-1 Media Reader & Writer (F5U249) -- MSRP $39.95
The Media Reader & Writer lets you transfer files from one media card to another, or transfer files from all four media cards simultaneously at transfer speeds of up to 480Mbps. It features four dedicated slots to accommodate all popular types of media including: xD Picture Card, CompactFlash(R) I, CompactFlash II, SmartMedia(TM), Secure Digital, Mini Secure Digital (Mini SD), MultiMediaCard, RSMMC(b), IBM(R) Microdrive(TM), Memory Stick(R), Memory Stick Duo(TM)(b), Memory Stick Pro(TM), Memory Stick Pro Duo(TM)(a), Memory Stick MagicGate(TM)(a), and Memory Stick MagicGate Duo(TM).
The Media Reader & Writer also increases bandwidth for transferring large multimedia files between DV camcorders, drives and other peripherals, and your PC. The package includes Ulead(R) Photo Explorer(TM) photo editor for Macintosh(R) computers, a digital photography solution designed to let you capture, view, and convert images, and share them over the Web.
OmniDock-L for Handheld Devices (F8U0802) -- MSRP $29.99
The OmniDock-L provides security and stability for your handheld device, along with flexible construction for a perfect fit in your car's cup-holder console. With its innovative height-adjustment capability, the ratcheting-neck feature lets you reposition your device easily. It includes one large and one small rubber base, plus adapter cup for different-sized cup holders.
TuneDok for the iPod mini (F8E485) -- MSRP $ 29.99
Instead of fumbling around to find your iPod mini on the car seat or dashboard, you can now have it conveniently close at hand. The TuneDok for the iPod mini provides security and stability, along with flexible construction for a perfect fit in your car's cup-holder console.
The innovative height-adjustment capability and its ratcheting-neck feature allow you to reposition your iPod mini quickly and easily. The cable-management clips eliminate loose and tangled cords. The device comes with two differently sized rubber bases and an adapter cup for exact fit in your cup holder.
(a) Compatible with MagicGate Memory Stick in non-secure mode only
(b) Requires the use of adapter included with media card