QPS announced today that its Que! USB 2.0 8x8x32 external CD-RW drive, for USB
2.0-equipped PCs, is now shipping.
The new drive is also backward compatible with USB 1.1 (for USB 1.1-equipped PCs) at
speeds of 4x4x8. The Que! USB 2.0 allows users to utilize the high-speed
capabilities of USB 2.0 (Hi-Speed USB) to easily and quickly record, erase and
rewrite CDs -- and is ideal for archiving and exchanging any kind of data including
Que! is the first USB 2.0 CD-RW drive for PCs to arrive at major retailers such as
CompUSA and Fry's Electronics.
In addition to 8x write and rewrite speeds, the Que! offers up to 32x read
performance on both CD-R and CD-RW media. Complete and ready to install, the
plug-and-play drive comes with 2MB of buffer RAM for application flexibility. It
also includes CD mastering software, CD-R and CD-RW media, a protective carrying bag
and all necessary accessories. The U.S. price is $249 MSRP.
QPS products are available through retail stores, catalogs, e-tailers and other
retailers of computer products. Resellers include CompUSA, Fry's, Gateway Country
Stores, Apple Store, Micro Center, CDW, Micro Warehouse, PC Connection, Multiple
Zones, Creative Computers, AOL, Outpost.com, Buy.com and others.