The LCD displays up to 13 characters to help the user designate a name to the drive, add a date, or identify the contents stored on it. The user can also identify what is on the drive even when it is not plugged into a computer's USB port.
TravelDrive ID conforms to the USB 2.0 standard and offers consumers 512MB, 1GB and 2GB of portable storage, whether they use a Mac or PC.
The Memorex TravelDrive ID will be available next month, just in time for the holidays, for a suggested retail price of $79.99 for 512MB of capacity, $119.99 for 1GB of capacity, and $199.99 for 2GB of capacity.
Memorex has also updated its Mega TravelDrive series, offered now with 6GB and 8GB of capacity. The 6GB Mega TravelDrive retails for $149.99, while the 8GB Mega TravelDrive retails for $199.99.