Transcend Wins Taiwan Excellence Award
(2 January 2014) Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcendhttp://www.transcend.com.tw/pr/press/images/small_r2.gif), a worldwide leader in storage and multimedia products, is proud to announce that seven of its cutting-edge products were awarded the ” 2014 Taiwan Excellence Award”. The award-winning products include its USB 3.0 devices: JetFlash 810 USB Flash Drive, RDF5 Card Reader and HUB3 4-port hub, its new JetFlash 360 and JetFlash 520 USB Flash Drives, the MP350 Digital Music Player, and the Extra Slim Portable DVD Writer.
“2014 Taiwan Excellence Award” was organized by Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) commissioned by the Ministry of Economics Affairs (MOEA) of Taiwan. Taiwan Excellence winners represent the most revolutionary, high quality, and high value added products made by Taiwanese companies. According to the organization, there were 1281 products from 504 companies nominated in the annual award program this year.
USB 3.0 Products – Going Mainstream
Transcend has an entire USB 3.0 product family, including the three products that won the award.? The JetFlash 810 USB flash drive combines blazing-fast USB 3.0 transfer rates, vast storage capacity, and compact portability, and bundles it all in a stylish yet rugged design. The RDF5 USB 3.0 card reader features a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface and support for next-generation Ultra High Speed SDHC/SDXC and microSDHC/SDXC cards. The four-port USB 3.0 Hub, the HUB3, is a compact and easy-to-carry solution for connecting more peripherals to a computer than would normally be possible.
JetFlash Flash Drives – More Than Storage Devices
Transcend has a broad portfolio of USB flash drives. In addition to USB 3.0 models, its Capless and Luxury series flash drives were also praised by judges this year. The Capless JetFlash 360 is compact, durable and portable. Fitting comfortably between thumb and finger, the JetFlash 360’s easy-to-grip contoured design requires minimal effort when unplugging from a USB port. The Luxury JetFlash 520 brings unique elegance and class to portable data transfer with its stylish silver or exquisite 24K gold-plated casing, which is completely resistant to dust, shock and water.
MP350 Digital Music Player – A Handy Fitness Tracker
Combining easy to use controls, a robust design, compact size and light weight, built-in sport clip, shock and water resistance, and long battery life, the MP350 boasts an impressive number of features that make it the perfect workout companion.
Extra Slim Portable DVD Writer
Whether playing movies, installing software, or backing up files on the go, Transcend’s ultra-slim portable CD/DVD writer is the perfect companion for today’s thin-and-light laptops, netbooks and Ultrabooks.
With over 20 years of technical experience and expertise, Transcend has received many prestigious design awards, including Germany’s iF and Red Dot awards, Japan’s Good Design award and Taiwan’s Innovation awards. Transcend has been awarded “Taiwan Excellence” annually since 2005.