Lexar Media has announced the Australian availability of its new Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader.


July 6, 2010: Lexar Media has announced the Australian availability of its new Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader.
Containing five slots and supporting 24 popular memory card formats, this new reader features a pop-up design that allows the card slots to be protected when not in use. It comes with a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 cable. The new card reader supports the following memory cards formats:

  • CompactFlash slot: CompactFlash Type I and Type II
  • Secure Digital slot: SD, SDHC, miniSD, miniSDHC, MMC, MMCplus, and RS-MMC
  • Mobile slot: microSD, microSDHC, and M2
  • Memory Stick slot: Memory Stick, Memory Stick (with MagicGate), Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Duo (with MagicGate), Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark 2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, and Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo “HX”
  • xD-Picture Card slot: xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type-M, xD-Picture Card Type-M+, and xD-Picture Card Type-H

Lexar Media’s new Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader. (Source: Lexar Media.)
The Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader has an RRP of $42 and comes with a one-year warranty. It is available for purchase through specialty photo retailers and consumer electronics outlets including Dick Smith Electronics, Harvey Norman, Myer and Teds, as well online at www.Lexar.com.
Lexar Media has also launched the “Take the Next Shot” sweepstakes on Facebook, where one random winner will receive their choice of a Nikon D300s with 16-85mm VR lens kit or a Canon EOS 7D with EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lens kit, as well as two 16GB Professional 600x CF cards and the choice of a Professional UDMA Dual-Slot Card Reader of a UDMA FireWire 800 Reader.
Ten other winners will be chosen at random and review the choice of a Professional 300x 16GB CF card or a Professional 133x 16GB SDHC card. To enter, you need to become fans of the Lexar Facebook page (www.facebook.com/lexarmedia), complete registration via the sweepstakes tab and send your best picture to lexarcontest@matternow.com. The sweepstakes run from 1 July until the end of the month.