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Take Movies, Photos and Music Anywhere with IOGEAR’s Portable Media Player [04-08-2008]

Easily transfer videos and images from a PC to view on a standard TV or HDTV in high-resolution

Irvine, CA – April 8, 2008 – IOGEAR today announced the availability of its ultra-slim Portable Media Player, enabling users to carry multimedia content everywhere they go. Now, fans of digital videos, songs and pictures can easily transfer files from a PC or laptop, via USB, to the mobile media player and watch it on a television or entertainment system, regardless of location. The versatile device improves standard-definition video playback by upscaling to 720p resolution when linked to a high-definition television (HDTV). To view content, individuals simply attach the player to a TV through an RCA connection. The Portable Media Player is ideal for business, vacation and travelers, making it possible for people to take their favorite movies, family videos, photos, slideshows and music with them anywhere. The product can hold up to 34,000 digital photos, 30,000 MP3s, 3,000 uncompressed CD-quality songs, nine hours of digital video or 50 hours of DVD-quality video. “IOGEAR recognizes that today’s tech-savvy consumers are creating and collecting large amounts of digital media, such as movies and photos, and need simple solutions to transport and access them from any location,” said Miranda Su, executive vice president of IOGEAR. “Our Portable Media Player makes it easy for people to transfer, organize and take their entertainment with them while on-the-go, and enhances the viewing experience by upscaling standard content to HDTV resolutions.” IOGEAR’s Portable Media Player (GMD2025U120) is available immediately from all major catalog and online resellers, as well as select retail outlets for $349.95 (MSRP). This product comes with a limited one-year warranty. It is compatible with computers running Windows® 2000, XP and Vista that have a USB port, and works with HDTVs or standard TVs with component or composite RCA connectors and standard audio RCA left / right connectors. For further information on IOGEAR and its connectivity solutions, please visit To subscribe to an RSS feed of IOGEAR press releases, please go to and click on ‘Subscribe to RSS’. About IOGEAR IOGEAR, Inc., headquartered in Irvine, CA, offers innovative technology solutions that are fun, stylish and help people enjoy daily life. A consumer electronics leader, the company provides a range of KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) and KVMP (Peripheral), Connectivity, Networking, A/V Digital Home, Mobility and Desktop solutions. IOGEAR’s products decrease office clutter and energy consumption, reduce electronic waste, enable computer sharing at home and in the office as well as enhance mobility and efficiency when on-the-go. As one of the only true manufacturers in the industry, the company offers high-quality solutions backed by the service and support that consumers demand. Additionally, IOGEAR’s Customer Advocacy Team is available any time day or night at 1-866-946-4327, providing assistance and welcoming feedback regardless of time and location. IOGEAR is an environmentally-conscious organization that emphasizes conserving natural resources to employees and customers through its GREEN initiative. The company has a dedicated timeline and list of goals to achieve before the close of the decade to ensure its products are as eco-friendly as possible and its packaging utilizes 100% recyclable and biodegradable materials. The company distributes throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia. For further information, please visit IOGEAR’s Web site at (c) 2008 IOGEAR. All rights reserved. IOGEAR and the IOGEAR logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of IOGEAR. Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners. Note to Editors: When referring to IOGEAR, please print in all caps. ###

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