Sony releases OTG drives with USB Type-C and Type-A connectors


Sony has just released new OTG drives with USB Type-C connectors. The new drives will fall under the USB CA1 series from Sony.

Since USB Type-C uses the same port on smartphones, tablets, PCs, laptops etc, it becomes much easier for data transfer. The drives also supports USB 3.1 Gen1 which allows for data transfer speeds (read) of upto 130MB/s. Additionally, it has a USB Type-A connector for wider compatibility.

The drives have a sleek metal design with a silver matte finish. Each drives weighs around 5 grams without the silicon sleeve. They come with protective cases which also feature lanyard eyelets and in 16, 32 and 64GB capacities as well. They will become available for purchase starting from February 2016 however, no details regarding the pricing has been revealed yet.


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