Lexar Media, Inc., a world leader in advanced digital media technologies, today announced that its expanded line of Gaming Edition cards will be available for ordering for the European launch of the Sony PlayStation? 3 (PS3) console on March 23. Lexar Gaming Edition memory cards are ideal for gaming enthusiasts and are designed to maximise compatibility and utility with popular gaming machines, including the PS3. Some of the benefits Lexar Gaming Edition cards offer include the ability to capture gaming data?save cheat codes, characters, skins, and level progresses; as well as safeguard high scores and take advantage of other multimedia functions.
New Gaming Edition SD cards, compatible with both the PS3 and Nintendo Wii, will be available in both 1GB and 2GB versions in the European market. Lexar will also expand its range of Gaming Edition Memory Stick PRO Duo cards to 1GB, 2GB, and now 4GB to coincide with the PlayStation 3 European launch on March 23. Memory Stick PRO Duo cards also offer full compatibility with the Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP). All cards can also store photos, videos, music, and multimedia files, and are designed for optimum compatibility with digital cameras, video camcorders, MP3 players, televisions, and computers with SD or Memory Stick PRO Duo slots respectively.
Fraser MacDonald, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Lexar EMEA noted: ?The gaming industry is extremely important to Lexar and we are committed to providing this growing market with the advanced memory products needed for maximum compatibility, user convenience, and flexibility. We?re delighted to offer a full range of high-capacity gaming storage cards throughout Europe, allowing the European gaming community to enjoy a smooth and enjoyable experience with current high-tech gaming systems, including Sony PlayStation 3.?