Twin Paradox and Cypress Semiconductor have announced a CompactFlash USB Host Adapter card for Windows Mobile 2003 handhelds.
The SolarExpress PDA expansion card features two ports for attaching full-size USB keyboards, mini flash hard drives, USB keyboards, and other peripherals. When powered by the included AC adapter, the card can supply 5V of power at 500 mA to each USB host port. Without external power, the card provides 5V at 100mA to each of the two included USB host ports.
The SolarExpress PDA Compact Flash USB host adapter card is priced at $89.00 and is expected to be available in February, 2004. The full package contains the CompactFlash USB host adapter card, an AC adapter, a USB host extension cable, software drivers, and user’s manual, and is covered by a three year warranty.
For more information, visit the Twin Paradox web site.