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Slim 3.5" 1.44MB USB External Floppy Disk Drive for PC Laptop Desktop Windows 2000/ XP/ Vista/ Win 7 Data Storage Such as Toshiba Satellite HP Compaq PresarioI(Black)

  • This portable USB 1.44 MB floppy disk drive is ideal for a laptop or a desktop that is missing a floppy drive. This portable floppy drive features a USB interface with a 1.5-foot cable and an attracti

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Description:


Now that many computers do not come with floppy disk drives, this affordable device is perfect solution for accessing information you have on floppy disks. This external disk drive simply connects to your USB port and your computer is ready to access the information. It reads/writes 3.5" floppy disks with 1.44mb capacity.


This super-slim, lightweight and attractive USB Diskette Drive takes its power requirements from the USB port. No external power adapter required makes this diskette drive fully mobile.


Features:


External Diskette Drive with USB interface.

Super slim and lightweight, easy to carry, ideal for Desktops and Laptops.

Read/Write 1.44 MB floppy disk.

USB 1.1/2.0 compatible.

Plug & Play with Windows ME/2000/XP/Vista/Win 7.

High quality hard plastic enclosure, durable and very nice looking.

Powered directly from the USB port, no external power required.

Give new life to your old floppies, also can be used for Windows!


Specifications:


3.5 inch 720KB / 1.44MB FDD.

Available USB bus supply current: 500 mA or less.

Date capacity: 720KB / 1.44MB (Formatted).

USB Data Transfer Rate: Full speed / 12 Mbps.

Data Transfer Rate: 250 Kbits (720KB) / 500 Kbits (1.44MB).

Number of Cylinders: 80.

Rotation speed: 300 rpm, 360 rpm recording method: MFM.

Media: High Density (2 HD) or Normal Density (2 DD).

Acerage Latency Time: 100 MSEC (1.44MB mode) 83.3 MSEC (720KB mode).

Operating systems supported: Windows 98/SE/2000/ME/XP/VISTA/Windows 7.

Cable Length: about 40cm.

Size: 11.7(L) x 10.6(W) x 1.9(H)cm.

Weight: 350g.


What is included:


External USB Floppy Disk Drive x 1


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Features
This portable USB 1.44 MB floppy disk drive is ideal for a laptop or a desktop that is missing a floppy drive. This portable floppy drive features a USB interface with a 1.5-foot cable and an attractive black profile. Take your floppy drive with you anywhere.
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  • Curtis E.
  • 7/28/2015 8:12:48 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsPlug and played

Pros: Work exactly as needed, have clients that still provide info on floppies and work without a proble

Cons: The technology is what it is.

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  • James O.
  • 2/5/2015 9:27:06 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWorks as advertised

Pros: Worked as soon as I plugged it in.
No need to load drivers for Win 7.
Used with fairly old floppies.

Cons: None so far.

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  • charles d.
  • 1/15/2015 5:18:23 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsslim 3.5 1.44 usb floppy

Pros: nice external usb floppy drive most new mother boards don't support internal floppy drives. I recommend this one if you need a external usb floppy

Cons: none for me I have win 7 don't know if it works with win 8

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  • Robert L.
  • 9/26/2014 6:08:13 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: works well

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: good price

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  • Joseph Z.
  • 8/26/2014 8:26:04 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsUSB-Floppy

Pros: Was able to read/write to very old floppy before transferring information. Unit does a good job.

Cons: Not a fault of this drive - but I forgot how slow it can be compared to other mediums during read/write

Other Thoughts: If you have some needed information stored on OLD FLOPPYs , would recommend you get one of these
USB-Floppy drives

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  • Gerald P.
  • 8/25/2014 1:05:10 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat External Drive

Pros: This external drive arrived early and worked great with my laptop. It is easy to plug in when it is needed. I have many floppy disks with files I am moving to CD and this works well.

Cons: None.

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  • Joseph Z.
  • 8/25/2014 4:32:56 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsFloppy-Drive

Pros: Uses USB connection
Can retrieve old information

Cons: Floppy drive are slow - not a problem of manufacturer.

Other Thoughts: Unit works as it should - easy to retrieve old information

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