I am very excited about my newest purchase, a Hyperdrive Colorspace O! This great little tool will allow me to backup my files on location with out having to drag my laptop with me. A h-u-g-e plus! Less gear = happy photographer!
Here is a description of the features:
HyperDrive COLORSPACE O is a color LCD equipped hard drive that allows you to backup, store, view photos/data from memory cards on the go without the need for computers or external power. Winner of more awards than any other photo storage device, it possess many world class features unseen in any products: - High Res 3.2" color LCD screen displays JPEG & RAW - Backup directly from 11 different memory card types - Blazing fast card backup speed. Backup 1GB in 1min - Extremely fast USB transfer speed (28MB/s) - Unlimited capacity (40~250GB & beyond) - Ultra powerful battery (backup 120GB per battery) - 32-bit copy verification system - Card scan, repair & image recovery tools - Ultra compact (only 25mm thick)
I'm pretty sure this little gadget will quickly become something I will not be able to live with out. The ability to see and verify the images have been transferred ... and fast ... will be an invaluable tool. It has a very simple design and is easy to use. The image recovery tools are a great plus and gives me peace of mind.