Here's a few super cute (or super manly, if you like) harddrives coming out from the fine folks at Verbatim. They are the Acclaim, the Wallet Drive, the Store ‘n’ Go® SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compact portable hard drive, and the TUFF-‘N’-TINY™ USB flash drive. The Acclaim is palm sized, sleek, aesthetically nice, and features USB Turbo Speed for super-fast data transfer. Pre loaded with backup software for file, folder, and complete backup and recovery, comes in 320 and 500GB for their Fire Engine Red and Electric Blue versions. For their Piano Black finish version, they offer 320, 500, 640GB and 1TB. From there, they just keep getting smaller.
The Wallet Drive looks just like that, a tiny little wallet. Thin and portable, high-end style with a leather enclosure, Turbo USB software, and Nero BackItUp and Burn software with full system backup and restore. Then there's the Store ‘n’ Go® SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compact portable hard drive. These are compact portable harddrives, available in 500GB, 750GB and 1TB sizes, fastest USB connectivity with USB 3.0 bus-power that's backwardly compatible with USB 2.0 and comes in piano black. This includes Verbatim's 7-year limited warranty, as well as a free trial of Norton Online Backup (5GB) (the Acclaim also features this free trial.)
Then there's the super-cute Store ‘n’ Go Clip-it USB drive. It's a super lightweight paperclip-like device that holds your digital files in a really excellent clip-on USB. It's available in 4GB size and comes in five colors: pink, green, blue, orange, and black. Designed by "award-winning Berlin-based product/industrial designer Arman Emami" and earner of a Red Dot Design Award in 2010. The Store 'n' Go Clip-it UDB drive is MSRP: $19.99 and will be available at the beginning of December 2010 (just in time for you-know-what.)
Then there's the tough and tiny line of TUFF-‘N’-TINY™ USB flash drives, reportedly the smallest USB flash drives in the world. Penny-thin and travel tough, they say, super cute and due to System in Package, resistant to dust, water, and static, all this while leaving the connectors visible. Compatible with all USB ports, password security for Windows users "and is enhanced for Windows® ReadyBoost™ for Windows 7 and Vista users." Comes with a key ring lanyard for attachment to mobile phones or keyrings. Available in 2, 4, 8, 16 and an incredible 32GB. See the full press release below.
Verbatim’s newest portable hard drives range from the diminutive to the downright tiny, each complete with a 7-year limited warranty. The company’s latest offerings include:
Acclaim™ – Palm-sized and performance driven, the sleek and stylish Acclaim hard drive features USB Turbo Speed for ultra-fast data transfers. The new drive is pre-loaded with backup software for file, folder and complete system backup and recovery and is offered in eye-catching colors, “Fire Engine Red” and “Electric Blue” in 320 and 500GB capacities. The Acclaim also is available in a sleek “Piano Black” finish in320, 500, 640GB and a whopping 1TB – Verbatim’s first portable hard drive to feature such a large capacity. As a bonus, the Acclaim comes with a free 60-day trial of Norton Online Backup (5GB), plus 35 free MP3s from eMusic.
Wallet Drive – Thin, portable and executive-inspired, the Verbatim 500GB Wallet Drive in black looks like a billfold but holds something even more valuable—one’s memories and data. This sleek portable hard drive offers high-end style with a smooth leather enclosure and contrast trim and the ultra-compact size is perfect for sliding into a back pocket or briefcase. The new unit is compatible with all USB connections and includes Turbo USB software and Nero BackItUp & Burn software with full system backup and restore functions.
Verbatim also introduces the Store ‘n’ Go® SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compact portable hard drive. The brand-new portable hard drive – available in storage capacities of 500GB, 750GB and 1TB – provides the fastest possible USB connectivity, letting consumers backup content in just seconds and take the drive, and their files, with them wherever they go.
The new USB 3.0 bus-powered portable hard drive is backwardly compatible with USB 2.0 ports, ensuring that all of the user’s content is completely accessible. Available in a sleek piano-black finish, the unit includes Nero BackItUp & Burn software for Windows, a free trial of Norton Online Backup (5GB) and Verbatim’s industry-leading 7-year limited warranty.
In addition, Verbatim has married portable storage and award-winning design with its all-new Store ‘n’ Go Clip-it USB drive, an innovative solution that lets consumers seamlessly combine their digital and hardcopy files. The super lightweight paperclip-like device brings functionality to flash storage in a whole new way with a compact clip-on design that offers the most practical – and stylish – way for users to share and save important documents, presentations and more!
Verbatim’s Store ‘n’ Go Clip-it USB drive simply snaps onto documents, folders and envelopes like a paperclip. The drive is available in 4GB capacity and comes in five bright colors to fit every mood and décor —pink, green, blue, orange and black. The new device is exceptionally lightweight, adding no additional postage cost when sent along with paper documents in the mail.
Designed by award-winning Berlin-based product/industrial designer Arman Emami, the Clip-it has earned an impressive Red Dot Design Award, which recognizes the “Best of the Best” in 2010. The Store ‘n’ Go Clip-it USB drive, MSRP: $19.99, will be available beginning December 2010 – just in time to stuff stockings nationwide.
In addition to its small and powerful portable hard drives, Verbatim flexes its muscle with its selection of TUFF-‘N’-TINY™ USB flash drives — the smallest USB flash drives in the world.
TUFF-‘N’-TINY™ – Penny-thin and travel-tough, the TUFF-‘N’-TINY™ USB drive offers secure storage in a super-compact, durable USB flash drive. Designed for everyday handling, the TUFF-‘N’-TINY boasts System in Package technology, which makes the drive fully resistant to dust, water and static discharges, while leaving the connectors visible. The size of a zipper pull, the tiny but rugged drive is compatible with all USB ports, offers password security for Windows users and is enhanced for Windows® ReadyBoost™ for Windows 7 and Vista users. Outfitted with a key ring lanyard to attach to mobile phones or key rings, the TUFF-‘N’-TINY is available in capacities of 2, 4, 8, 16 and an incredible 32GB – just in time to deck the halls!