Eastman Kodak Company and Lexar Media, Inc. today
introduced Kodak High Performance memory cards designed for digital
camera owners who require high-speed processing for rapid-fire still
shooting, high frame rate video capture, and fast computer transfer.
Initially available in SD (Secure Digital) format, Kodak High
Performance flash memory cards, offered by Lexar, are ideal for users
of all SD format digital cameras with both still and video capture
SD High Performance cards, were improving the overall
experience for people who want to capture and store their memories with
both still images and video,
DAmico, general manager, worldwide memory business, Eastman
picture takers want to pick up their digital camera and instantly
freeze a moment in time. By using a Kodak memory
card that reduces the lag time between shots and optimizes full-motion
video capture capability on some cameras, our customers will be ready
for anything that comes their way,
Kodak memory cards, including the new SD High Performance cards, help
people have greater confidence that their treasured digital pictures
and videos are stored safely with state-of-the-art technology. In
addition, all Kodak flash memory cards are fully compatible with a
lengthy list of consumer electronics devices such as digital cameras
and PDAs, as well as tens of thousands of Kodak Picture Kiosks located
at retail shops worldwide.
As part of a
multi-year agreement announced in mid-2004, Lexar and Kodak are
co-marketing a full range of memory cards,
Tessa Board, vice president and general manager, Kodak Business Unit,
memory cards offer dealers innovative, trustworthy, advanced flash
memory products customers have traditionally come to expect from Kodak.
The High Performance flash memory cards will be shown in
Lexars booth at CES #30723, South Hall.
KODAK High Performance flash memory cards will be initially available
from Lexar in capacities of 512Mb and 1Gb this month. Larger capacity
cards will be available later this year.