The Computer System Group (CSG) of
Toshiba America Information System, Inc.
announced Monday the availability of a Mac-ready, 2GB, 1.8-inch Type II PC card hard disk drive that will be available for purchase next month for around US$459.
Weighing less than two ounces, Toshiba’s credit card-sized HDD not only stores large files from a Mac, it also serves as a bridging device to transfer digital data from electronic equipment with a PC Card slot.
The new drive has a data transfer rate of up to 20MB per second, with an average seek time of 15ms.
The drive includes a one-year standard warranty and telephone technical support.