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Kingston Digital Releases MobileLite Generation Two

  • 26 October, 2009 11:00

<p><em><font size="2">Multifunctional Flash Card Reader Makes Digital Data Transfer
Easy<br/>
<br/>
</font></em><font size="2"><strong>Sydney, Australia</strong>– <strong>October
26, 2009</strong> – Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate
of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory
products, today announced the release of the MobileLiteG2 card reader. The MobileLiteG2
is the second generation of the popular MobileLite Flash card reader, which
allows easy data transfer between Flash memory cards and PC or Mac. Supported
card formats include SD, SDHC, microSD, microSDHC, *Memory Stick PRO Duo, *Memory
Stick PRO-HG Duo and *Memory Stick Micro (*M2).<br/>
<br/>
“The MobileLiteG2 is a small, portable reader that makes managing content
quick and convenient between a device like a mobile phone, digital camera or
MP3 player, and a host device with a USB connection such as a PC,” said
said Vaughan Nankivell, Regional Manager- Australia and New Zealand for Kingston
Technology. “For consumers and business users, the compact size and simple
plug-and-play ability makes it an essential part of one’s mobile gear.”<br/>
<br/>
The MobileLiteG2 has retractable covers on each side to protect the USB connector
and the Flash memory cards from damage. It ships with a lanyard and short USB
extension cable to make it easier to use with harder-to-reach USB slots. When
in use, the MobileLiteG2 appears as two drive letters (e.g. E:\, F:\). Data
transfer between cards or host device is as simple as drag and drop.<br/>
<br/>
The MobileLiteG2 ships as a stand-alone reader and is also available as a bundle
with a 4GB or 8GB Class 4 SDHC card. The MobileLiteG2 is backed by a two-year
warranty while Kingston cards carry a lifetime warranty. For more information,
visit <a href="#">www.kingston.com/anz</a>.<br/>
<br/>
<strong>MobileLiteG2 Features and Specifications:</strong><br/>
•<strong>Compliant</strong>: with the USB 2.0 specification, SD 2.00,
SDHC 4.1 standard, new *MS PRO-HG Duo standard<br/>
•<strong>Versatile</strong>: multi-functional USB card reader supports
SD/SDHC, microSD/SDHC, *MSPD, *MS PRO-HG Duo and *M2<br/>
•<strong>Portable</strong>: easily fits into your pocket<br/>
•<strong>Easy</strong>: plug and play into any USB 2.0 or 1.1 port<br/>
•<strong>Dimensions</strong>: 2.45" x 1.16" x 0.646" (62.15mm
x 29.40mm x 16.40mm)<br/>
•<strong>Weight</strong>: 18.90g<br/>
•<strong>Operating Temperature</strong>: 32°F to 140°F (0°C
to 60°C)<br/>
•<strong>Storage Temperature</strong>: -4°F to 158°F (-20°C
to 70°C)<br/>
•<strong>Guaranteed</strong>: two-year warranty<br/>
<font size="1"><br/>
* MSPD (Memory Stick Pro Duo), M2, MS PRO-HG Duo and Memory Stick Micro are
trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation. Kingston is not
affiliated with Sony Corporation. Other names and brands may be claimed as the
property of others. </font><br/>
<br/>
<strong>Compatibility Table</strong></font></p>
<p></p><table border="1" bordercolor="#000000" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="0" width="35%">
<tr bgcolor="#66FFFF">
<td width="129"><font size="1"><strong>Operating System</strong></font></td>
<td width="67"><font size="1"><strong>File Transfer</strong></font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">Windows 7</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">Windows Vista (SP1, SP2)</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">Windows XP (SP1, SP2, SP3)</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">Windows 2000 (SP4)</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">Mac OS X v.10.3.x+</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
<p></p></tr>
<tr>
<td height="16"><font size="1">Linux v.2.6.x +</font></td>
<td><font size="1">Yes</font></td>
</tr>
</table>
<font size="2"><br/>
</font>
<table border="1" bordercolor="#000000" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="0" width="35%">
<tr bgcolor="#66FFFF">
<td colspan="2"> <div align="center"><font size="1"><strong>Kingston MobileLiteG2
</strong></font></div></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td width="102"><font size="1"><strong>Part Number</strong></font></td>
<td width="145"><font size="1"><strong>Capacity and Features</strong></font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">FCR-MLG2</font></td>
<td><font size="1">MobileLiteG2 Flash Card Reader</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">FCR-MLG2+SD4/4GB</font></td>
<td><font size="1">MobileLiteG2 + 4GB Class 4 SDHC</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td><font size="1">FCR-MLG2+SD4/8GB</font></td>
<td><font size="1">MobileLiteG2 + 8GB Class 4 SDHC</font></td>
</tr>
</table>
<font size="2"><strong>Product and Pricing Summary:</strong><br/>
Vendor: Kingston Technology<br/>
Product name : Kingston MobileLiteG2 <br/>
RRP for FCR-MLG2: A$12 NZ$14.50<br/>
RRP for FCR-MLG2+SD4/4GB: A$33 NZ$41 <br/>
RRP for FCR-MLG2+SD4/8GB: A$48 NZ$59.9 <br/>
Website: <a href="#">www.kingston.com/anz</a><br/>
Australian Distributors: Avnet Australia Pty Ltd, Ingram Micro, Simms International
Pty Ltd., Synnex Australia PTY Ltd.<br/>
New Zealand Distributors: Ingram Micro NZ, Synnex NZKingston memory is backed
by a lifetime warranty and free technical support.<br/>
Availability: Shipping Immediately<br/>
<br/>
</font><font size="2"><strong>About Kingston Digital, Inc.</strong><br/>
Kingston Digital, Inc. (“KDI”) is the Flash memory affiliate of
Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent manufacturer
of memory products. Established in 2008, KDI is headquartered in Fountain Valley,
California, USA. For more information, please visit <a href="#">www.kingston.com/anz</a>.<br/>
<br/>
</font><font size="1">Kingston and the Kingston logo are registered trademarks
of Kingston Technology Corporation. All rights reserved. All other marks may
be the property of their respective titleholders.<br/>
<br/>
</font><font size="2"><strong>PR CONTACT</strong><br/>
Renato Catalan<br/>
Gap Marketing and Management Pty Ltd<br/>
Website: <a href="#">www.gapmarketing.com.au </a></font>
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