Sony debuts flash drive with USB and microUSB connectors
Sony has introduced a rather interesting device that promises to ease the lives of millions of people around the world. The device in question is a new USB flash drive that has two connectors – a microUSB and a regular USB 2.0 connector. Thus end users will be able to transfer content from various devices with no need for cables and other similar hassle.
Currently Sony offers three models with capacities of 8 GB, 16 GB and 32 GB and a choice between three different cap colors. The new drives are fully compatible with Android 4.0.3 – Android 4.3 and offer the USB On-the-Go (OTG) function which allows portable devices to act as a host when connected to other USB peripherals.
The new Sony product will be available in January 2014. The 8 GB model will sell for USD 19.99 while the 16 GB and 32 GB models will cost USD 29.99 and USD 62.99 respectively.