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Caleb Media Announces MD650 MO Drives(July 20, 2001)
Caleb has been working on advanced magnetic flexible technology for the last five years. Caleb announced the MD144, 144MB capacity solution with backward compatible to 1.44MB floppy media, 18 months ago and the company is now ready to introduce MD650MB, 650MB capacity product in flexible media technology. The MD650 product family will be available in the second quarter of year 2002 in OEM, distribution and retail markets.
Caleb's MD650 family is an alternative solution to the expensive CDRW optical drive. MD650 utilizes flexible magnetic solution, by default, the advantages of price and write functional feature is so much better compared to any optical write able device. The write compatibility to 1.44MB floppy media is an important feature because MD650 drive can utilize very inexpensive 1.44MB media for small files, and will fit in a standard 3.5 inch floppy slot in the PC.
MD650 provides three major benefits to consumers: (1) Inexpensive read/write drive solution compared to CDRW; (2) Provides 650MB capacity point for the data backup and multimedia applications; and (3) Inexpensive media solution of 1.44MB floppy media, alternative to Caleb's 650MB media.
For more information, visit www.calebdrive.com.
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