USB flash drives are a new wave in portable data storage. FlashPoint ShareDrives takes this technology one step further…….data on FlashPoint pen Drives can be copied from one pen drive to another. And this is not the only thing different about FlashPoint pen drives.
FlashPoint ShareDrives have an integrated female USB connector so you can now plug a cable or another device into the same USB port in which the FlashPoint ShareDrive is attached. With all of this added technology to the FlashPoint ShareDrives physical size remains the same as most existing pen drives. FlashPoint ShareDrives are available in three colors including white, black and silver.
With the FlashPoint drive technology a user does not need a computer, laptop or palm computer to copy files on the go. FlashPoint solves the problem of copy files from your machine to a friends machine when you all you have is your pen drives. Upload and download files and folders from a thumbdrive to a FlashPoint ShareDrive. FlashPoint is a simple solution. Current USB Flash Memory Drives can support up to 8-GB of flash memory. And this capacity will grow within the next few months. This makes the importance of FlashPoint data copy capability even more important. Transporting, copying and accessing data with Flashpoint ShareDrive is as simple as carrying a pen. And because FlashPoint is a plug and play device you just place it in a USB slot and it will register with the computer as a removable drive almost instantaneously. With FlashPoint ShareDrive the pen drive will also have a subdirectory called "Share" which is the file that all files will copy from when you attach to FlashPoint drives together and copy files. In addition, because it is a hub, you can simply plug another device into the female connector and it recognizes more than one device.
Unlike existing pen drives, FlashPoint ShareDrives do have a battery integrated inside…….this provides the power to transfer data from one FlashPoint ShareDrive to another ….but it is an extremely small battery which occupies virtually no room in the pen drive. FlashPoint is the first product to take flash drive technology to a point where the a users data and information can be easily transported and copied. Attach FlashPoint ShareDrives to Cellphones. ShareDrives work With All types of USB Devices. Attach FlashPoint ShareDrives to cellphones which have USB integrated such as the Motorola E680 cellphone. FlashPoint ShareDrives are designed to work on both Windows and Mac platforms, and with all USB devices, including USB 2.0 (Hi-Speed).
Source: Xmultiple Press Release