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microdrive

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌdraɪv)
n
(Computer Science) a type of memory card that has moving parts and can store large amounts of data
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last week announced its 320MB Type II CompactFlash card, the highest capacity available in this form factor.
The CompactFlash Association (CFA) announces that the new CFast specification revision 1.
The CompactFlash Association (CFA) announces that the new CFast card and connectors will be displayed at Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley in the CFA booth 3021.
The CompactFlash Association (CFA) announces the formation of a working group to develop a specification for a CompactFlash card with a SATA (Serial ATA) interface.
Arasan"), a leading supplier of reusable Intellectual Property (IP's) cores, has licensed its CompactFlash (CF) IP Core to Samsung Electronics, Korea.
One reader features a new and unique industrial design and is fully compatible with two new flash card interface standards: Ultra Direct Memory Access (UDMA) CompactFlash([R]), a high-performance flash memory protocol based on the CompactFlash form factor, and Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC[TM]), a memory standard that supports capacities of 4GB and higher in the Secure Digital (SD[TM]) form factor.
Official event photographer Bruce Vartan Boyajian selected Kingston[R] 133X CompactFlash Ultimate cards to record his 30thconsecutive year photographing the crowning of the new Miss America and every moment of the four day competition.
KOLN, Germany -- The CompactFlash Association (CFA) announces the approval and availability of the CF+ & CompactFlash Specification Revision 4.
Nasdaq:LEXR), a world leader in advanced digital media technologies, today announced that Lexar(R) LockTight(TM) Professional CompactFlash memory cards, ideal for security-conscious photographers worldwide, have been recognized by the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) as the "Best Imaging Storage Media" introduced in Europe in the past 12 months.
ARLINGTON, Texas -- WinSystems is proud to introduce its RoHS-compatible CompactFlash cards which operate from -40 degrees to +85 degrees Centigrade.
Furthering the company's lengthy heritage in delivering cards with market-leading performance, the new 8GB card is one of the fastest high-capacity CompactFlash cards available.