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IOGEAR Announces FireWire PCMCIA CardBus [09-28-2000]

IOGEAR today released the first ever Dual Port FireWire PCMCIA CardBus for Macintosh® and IBM® compatible computers. This FireWire PCMCIA CardBus auto configures and requires no additional drivers. The FireWire PCMCIA CardBus will hit store shelves at the breakthrough price of $99.00 MSRP (USD). IOGEAR brings the power of FireWire to your Macintosh™ PowerBook™ or PC Notebook. You will enjoy the convenience and speed that has made FireWire an industry standard when it comes to connecting fast, high tech, digital devices. The FireWire PCMCIA CardBus will allow you to easily add up to 63 simultaneous FireWire devices through our dual port connector. This device will fit into any PCMCIA CardBusBus slot. FireWire (a.k.a. IEEE 1394 and i.LINK™) has rapidly become known for its flexibility, high speed, and ease of use. It is the interface choice for digital audio and visual devices, and is rapidly becoming one of the top connectivity choices in the industry. FireWire operates in both Mac and PC environments. Many devices already use FireWire and many more are finding a way to integrate this connectivity into their products. The FireWire PCMCIA CardBus will fit the need of any mobile professional who needs the speed and convenience of FireWire.

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