Zoom/PC Card LAN/FaxModem Now Shipping
Features concurrent 10BASE-T
LAN and V.34 faxmodem capability
Boston, MA, February 6, 1997 - Zoom Telephonics, a
leading manufacturer of computer communications equipment,
is now shipping the Zoom®/PC Card™ LAN/FaxModem.
This combination faxmodem/network interface card (NIC) includes
a high-performance 10BASE-T Ethernet adapter, a 33,600 bps
V.34 modem, and a 14,400 bps send/receive fax device in a
single PCMCIA card.
Zoom's PC Card LAN/FaxModem can
be used for "wired" landline and wireless cellular
fax and data communications as well as high-performance 16-bit
Ethernet connectivity. It can be used with a notebook, palmtop,
PDA, or any computer with a compatible PCMCIA slot. The Zoom
PC Card LAN/FaxModem plugs directly into a 10BASE-T LAN and
a telephone jack for concurrent LAN and WAN communications.
"The flexibility of the PC Card LAN/FaxModem makes
it an ideal solution for busy professionals," said Terry
Manning, Zoom's Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "With
its compact design, easy installation, and competitive price
point, it is a hard-working travel companion."
Bundled software with the PC-Card LAN/FaxModem includes ODI
and NDIS (2,3) drivers, WinFax Lite™, COMit™,
and SystemSoft® CARDWizard™.
Card LAN/Faxmodem is protected by ZoomGuard™ against
damage from lightning, the number one cause of modem failure.
It includes flash memory for easy upgrades, and low-power
circuitry to conserve battery life.
Zoom is a major
supplier of PC-card faxmodems. Zoom's V.34C PC Card faxmodem
has been voted a "Best Buy" by PC World magazine
for eight straight months. Zoom's PC card products are available
through dealers, VARs, and national distributors including
Ingram Micro, Tech Data, and MicroAge. The suggested retail
price of the Zoom/PC Card LAN/FaxModem is $399.
Telephonics designs, produces, and markets products that link
people and their personal computers through the world's largest
network, the international telephone network, and connected
networks including the Internet and corporate local area networks.
Zoom products are currently distributed worldwide. Zoom Telephonics
is publicly traded on NASDAQ (NASDAQ: ZOOM).
The Zoom Web site is www.zoomtel.com