Scythe Announces The Multi-Platform Card Reader Kama Reader USB 3.0

One of the most renowned Japanese cooling company has extended its variety of PC accessories by a brand new card reader called the Kama Reader USB 3.0. The all-new 5 in 1 card reader supports all types of media standards and comes with an extra ordinary fast USB 3.0 interface. The port is placed on the front panel of the card reader, therefore users are able to utilize full pace of externally connected devices such as USB sticks and hard drives.


The most important advantage of USB 3.0 is the high speed it permits. When compared with USB 2.0, this comes with a lot high potential. Since in past, most of the USB 2.0 card reader were abstaining the read and write speed to just about 30MB per second although the theoretical transfer rates are around 60MB per second. Talking about USB 3.0, it brilliantly does a 600MB/s and above allowing super-fast transfer of files.

Kama Reader USB 3.0 comes in a very compact framework, measuring almost 102 x 25 x 123 mm and fits just right in a 3.5 inch bay .both the card reader and external USB 3.0 port are using the USB 3.0 interface, out of which just one 19 pin USB 3.0 header-pin connector need to be plugged into motherboard.

Scythe Kama Reader USB 3.0 supports the following media formats such as:

CompactFlash, Microdrive (SD/SDHC/SDXC), Memory Stick (PRO, ROM, Duo, PRO Duo), MicroSD (SDHC, SDXC) and Memory Stick Micro.

Manufacturers have recommended a retail price of 18,00 EUR (excl tax).

Source: Scythe | News Archive