Product Comparison

Product Comparison

Summary of 2AVCom Company’s Uniflash-USB v2 Floppy Disk Drive Emulator Features

as Compared to Other Similar Products

 

Feature, Function

Uniflash-USB

Emulators from Other Manufacturers

1

Results of continuous research and profound knowledge of the state-of the-art technology have been used in designing this device

Over 15 years of experience, first devices were produced in 1999

Less than 3 years

2

We always take into account our users’ expectations

Real feedback

No feedback exists

3

Real guarantee and post-guarantee servicing, technical support and advice

You can get in touch with us any time by any possible means of communication

No communication is available. You have to either seek guarantee replacement or repair of your device or, at least, some advice how to make it working

4

Two options (so far)

Installation either as an additional memory space inside your instrument or instead of your FDD

N/a

5

It is possible to use our product parallel to using your instrument’s FDD

You can copy diskettes over to our device using just your instrument, no PC is needed

N/a

6

Remote control panel

Sometimes your FDD is not easily accessible for control

N/a

7

A single device accommodates as many as 999 virtual diskettes (banks)

You can have several memory cards; you can select the quantity of virtual diskettes your require and use the remaining free space to store, for example, мр3 files or other useful information

Up to 100 diskettes

8

Additional buttons and convenient fast search algorithm

Hold down the single-move buttons or decimal-move buttons to accelerate scrolling; one-touch return to the first bank

N/a

9

Memorizing function

Upon switching off, the current virtual diskette number is memorized and is automatically resumed upon subsequent switching on. 

N/a

10

Bank accidental erasure protection

Similar to a diskette erasure protection slide switch

N/a

11

Extremely high compatibility

The device can handle over sixty instruments, types, connections, formats, etc.

 

12

Handling of nonstandard formats

Other than DOS formats, 800Mb, 1600Mb, etc.

N/a

13

Possibility to use nonstandard connection ribbon cables

Including 24- and 26-contact ribbon cables

N/a

14

Possibility to update the device’s firmware

For improving its performance and addition of new compatible instruments. The last firmware version is available on our website.

N/a

15

Can be used as a boot (startup) disk for instruments which require diskette booting.

First, the device downloads the system from the system bank (diskette) created by the user and then it automatically proceeds over to the user’s bank (diskette)

N/a

16

Reprogramming, without using jumpers, for compliance with a specific instrument

The device can be reprogrammed for use with another instrument

N/a

17

Convenient indication of operating mode

Inscriptions and changing backlight color

N/a

18

Robust metal casing

Stainless steel

Cheap plastic stuff

19

Automatic preparation of a new memory card for use

 

???

20

PC linkup software

Using this software, you can manage the banks directly from your PC: copy, delete, rename, format the banks, etc.

N/a

21

Backup and Restore modes which may be useful, when, for example, your memory card has been lost

It is possible to back up and restore your memory card data by creating images of all or selected banks of your card, including nonstandard formats which are invisible on your PC

N/a

22

Possibility to manage a memory card from your device using a conventional USB card reader

Including CF memory cards used in our older devices

Support of older versions???

23

It is possible to prepare a memory card for a specific instrument using a conventional USB card reader

E.g., when you change an instrument

N/a

24

It is possible to integrate an audio player function in our device

Playback of мр3, wav files w/o compression, at CD, MD or higher quality level

N/a

25

Exclusive player interface

The player interface has been designed to meet the requirements of musicians, for classes, rehearsals and public performance

N/a

26

Data carrier

A SD card which is not readily removable; you have to extract it out of the device and then use on your PC. Unauthorized access is minimized.

An easily removable stick

27

The device can be installed and set up at our place

We offer our customers high-quality service.

N/a

 




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