USB 2.0 to PC Card Read-Writer 1-Slot for ATA Flash + SRAM + Linear Flash (OMNIDriveUSB2 LF) (ART0020711)

SRAM Linear ATA Flash PC Card  Drive More Like This This reader replaces the PCM-CR-U1EX3! Synchrotech's IPI OMNIDriveUSB2 LF is an external read-writer for PC Card Linear Flash, SRAM, ATA Flash and Hard Drive cards. Used in concert with a Type II PC Card adapter, it will work with a variety of memory cards including CompactFlash and SmartMedia. OMNIDriveUSB2 LF employs USB 2.0 for high speed transfer rates, providing excellent performance in storage applications with PC Card hard disks or ATA Flash Cards.

Packaged with extensive PC Card support software, OMNIDriveUSB2 LF is designed to work with Microsoft operating systems. The software package include support and drivers for PC Card SRAM and Linear Flash, a rarity for external read-writers. PC Card Device drivers configure themselves depending on the available resources, ensuring trouble free installation and removal from the host system. The international registered product ID utilized by the OMNIDriveUSB2 LF guarantees correct identification of PC Cards. Software utilities feature capabilities of storing programs and data on memory cards in user defined formats, performing single byte access on card contents and programming of Linear Flash Cards. The universal CSM 16 and 32 bit application interface (API) enables direct access from programs to any memory card. CSM's Flash File System enable Linear Flash Cards as a mass data storage according to FTL specifications. Card Manager is a powerful tool for checking PC Cards and includes a hex editor. Designed for harsh industrial applications and heavy duty loads, the robust aluminum case protects the reader and PC Card. OMNIDriveUSB2 LF provides exceptional data security electrostatic discharge safeguards. Further, it features low voltage monitoring and power failure detection. Additional data security is achieved by continuous checksum monitoring during data transfer.

Part Number and Description Price Add to Cart
PCM-CR-U2EX-LF USB 2.0 to PC Card Read-Writer 1-Slot for ATA Flash + SRAM + Linear Flash (OMNIDriveUSB2 LF) (ART0020711)
This reader replaces the PCM-CR-U1EX3
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Features and Specifications


CE Mark

USB Logo

Vista Ready

Seven Ready

Eight Ready

Ten Ready

  • CE Approved
  • Easy Installation
  • High Speed Data Transfer through USB 2.0
  • Accepts multiple partition Type I and II PC Cards
  • PCMCIA Version 2.1/JEIDA 4.1 Compliant
  • Supports byte-oriented data access
  • Front panel power/busy lights
  • Hot insertion and removal
Warranty Information
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty
PC Card Support
  • PC Card SRAM
  • PC Card Linear Flash (Including 12/5V)
  • Type I or II ATA memory and hard drive PC Cards
  • Type I or II adapters containing ATA compliant media (ie. SmartMedia, CompactFlash)
  • PC Card Version 2.1/JEIDA 4.1
  • Universal Serial Bus 1.1
System Requirements
  • PC with USB 2.0 or 1.1
  • 64-bit The Windows versions XP/Vista/7/8/10
  • 32-bit The Windows versions 98/98SE/Millennium Edition/2000/XP/Server 2003/Vista/7/8/10
  • See support section of this page for information on 64-bit versions of The XP and The Vista
  • Known to work with ATA style cards only, but unsupported on X86 Linux systems with USB support and Kernels versions 2.4.0 or later. Linux users better served by the USB 2.0 to PC Card Read-Writer 1 Slot ATA Flash EasyReader device.
Transfer Rates
  • Up to 480 Mbits/sec
Electrical Characteristics
  • Operational Voltage: DC +5 Volts direct from USB
  • Optional Power supply available for 220/110 VAC
Package Includes
  • OMNIDriveUSB2 LF
  • USB Cable
  • User Guide
  • CSM Standard PC Card Manager Software with:
    • Flexible DOS Format Utility
    • Hex Editor and Binary Data Copy Utility
    • Inspect and Repair Tool for ATA media
Operating Environment
  • Operating temperature: 0° C to 70° C
  • Storage temperature: -20° C to 85° C
  • Relative Humidity: 90% (max.) non-condensing
Physical Dimensions
  • 135 x 109 x 35mm (LWH)
  • 300g (approx.)


Download 32/64-bit versions of The Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP
Drivers and software compatible with 32/64-bit versions of The Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP. Be sure to read the Readme.htm and other files within the directory before proceeding with installation
W3 Document CSM Support FAQ
CSM FAQ page with various information for software and readers
W3 Document Software Update Page
CSM page for updates to software and readers
W3 Document Quick Start
Quick Start: using an OmniDrive USB LF with PCMCIA PC Card Linear Flash

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