Prokit has become the exclusive UK distributor for Wise, the Taiwanese manufacturer of S2 Expresscards. The 32 GB S2 Card uses ExpressCard technology, and is designed for use in Sony XDCAM EX camcorders as well as other SxS Card devices. Uniquely the S2 Card also features a built-in, high-speed USB2.0 tap, for direct download to PC or Mac without the need for a card reader.
The card is compliant with Expresscard specification. The 32GB S2 Card records approximately 106 minutes in HQ mode and 148 minutes in SP mode. It is compatible with Windows XP or later, Mac OS10.4 or later, LINUX Kernel 2.4 or later.
Since 1992, Wise have been marketing peripheral-based storage interfaces such as PCIMA, CardBus, USB2.0, Firewire etc. An important milestone for them was the introduction of a patented portable DV/HDV/HD image storage drive device in 2002. Since early 2010, CF cards have been produced, as well as the S2 ExpressCard for use with Sony PMW products.