Verbatim Launches a USB 3.0 External Card Reader and a USB 2.0 Pocket Reader

Verbatim-USB3-reader.jpgThe folks at Verbatim have just launched a new card reader that should give anyone with a penchant for speedy file transfer a bit of excitement. It's a small external universal card reader and it's USB 3.0 compatible.

With USB 3.0, you're getting potential transfer speeds of 5GB a second. Think about just how fast that is - your 128GB SD card could, in theory, be fully loaded to your computer in 26 seconds. Not too shabby.

The USB 3.0 card reader handles pretty much everything you can throw at it. It reads CF, all varieties of SD, miniSD, microSD, Memory Stick Pro, MultiMedia cards and a few more to boot. You can pick it up at a price of $29 or less. Click here to purchase yours today from

The company has also launched a USB 2.0 pocket card reader that's made to be carried around wherever you go. It can handle a wide variety of cards and comes in at just $9.99.