We got sent a press release! It’s for the Eye-Fi Connect X2 , which is a new variant of the Eye-Fi SD card range. It’s got a wi-fi adaptor inside it, a fact you ought to be able to work out yourselves from the hint given in the product name.
And look, it’s so easy to use it’s perfectly OK to let your girlfriend be in control of the mouse during the critical initial setup process:
Here’s the spec sheet, as the email arrived at 8.34am today and we got up early which means we could technically be the first people on the internet to have the UK prices. Not that anyone will notice:
Eye-Fi Connect X2 – At 4GB capacity, the Eye-Fi Connect X2 will automatically upload JPEG photos and videos to the computer and one of more than 25 online sharing sites, such as Flickr, Facebook, YouTube or Picasa, through a Wi-Fi network. MSRP: £49.99.
Eye-Fi Explore X2 – At 8GB of capacity, the Eye-Fi Explore X2 will automatically upload JPEG photos and videos to the computer and one of more than 25 online sharing sites. It offers lifetime automatic geotagging so photos and videos arrive at the user’s computer with location information already included to identify where the image was captured. MSRP: £99.99.
Eye-Fi Pro X2 – Unveiled at CES and winner of CNET’s “Best of CES” award, the 8GB Eye-Fi Pro X2 will automatically upload JPEG and RAW photos and videos to the home computer, and will send them to one of more than 25 online sharing sites. It also allows users to create an ad hoc connection directly to their computer to wirelessly upload photos and videos while away from a wireless router. MSRP: £119.99.
All Eye-Fi Cards are available the end of April 2010 at retailers including Amazon.co.uk; Apple; Best Buy; Jessops; Micro Anvika and Warehouse Express.