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Moving data is a Zip!

Advantages: Fast, efficient, safe data, portable, no extra power needed
Disadvantages: Pricey, noisy at PC startup

Iomega are no doubt best known for their ZIP drives and disks. The ZIP disk is the best thing in file transfer since a floppy disk - it looks similar and is also used in the same way. Just stick the disk in the drive and start copying files just as you w ...

Graham_D 16.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Iomega Zip 250

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The zip 100's bigger brother but not as popular

Advantages: Good temporary storage space
Disadvantages: No real need to upgrade from the zip 100

There's little doubt that the Iomega Zip drive is now the market leader in removable storage devices, ahead of its nearest rivals the LS-120 and Sony's HiFD drives. However the Zip's 100MB of storage has started to seem a little miserly given that the dem ...

Mcsm 20.07.2000 · Read full review

Review of Iomega Zip 250

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Great drive, just make sure you know someone else with one

Advantages: Fairly large, fast
Disadvantages: Smaller than CD-R, less people can read it, Iomega software is hopeless and uneeded

When it comes to removable storage it’s really about CD-R/RW versus Zip. And there is no clear winner, as it all comes down to do you know anyone with a CD/Zip drive. Obviously lots of people have CD drives and so can read CD-R/RW discs but far less have ...

yhwman 18.07.2000 · Read full review
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A Very Good Home/Office Backup Drive

Advantages: Fast Backup, Nice and Compact, Very Easy To Use
Disadvantages: Limited backup capabilities, bundled software is terrible

In my job as an IT Consultant you have to do your best to try and get the best equipment set to a budget. So for some of my clients who have a small network this backup drive is just ideal for them. So... let me begin this review with some technical in ...

Mark20 21.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Iomega REV REV drive 35 GB

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