Kingston Digital, Inc., the leader in manufacturing and distributing flash drives and other USB products all over the world and an affiliate in flash memory of the giant Kingston Technology Company, Inc., has released a high performance USB 3.0 on September 14, 2010 that could beat the transfer rate of any USB 2.0 up to ten times. The Ultimate 3.0 DataTraveler Flash from Kingston boast a writing speed of up to 60MB per second and a reading speed of 80MB per second. With capacity of 16, 32 and 64 GB, this data traveler allows copying or moving of data and big files like movies, music and photos at ultimate ease and speed.
The 3.0 Flash includes a Y-cable to make it run in a 2.0 USB port. According to Andrew Erwing, the business manager of Kingston USB products, this 3.0 DataTraveler is the first in Kingston USB line and was actually designed for techie geeks all over the world who wants to grab the first bite in top of the line products.
DataTraveler 3.0 is equipped with a product warranty for five years, those who tested and tried the speed and performance of the Kingston 3.0 DataTraveler were impressed with how fast it responds to file transfer; for only 73 seconds a 3.9 GB movie was transferred and a 4.4 GB movies that plays for about 2 hours and 30 minutes was transferred within 83 seconds.
If you have a 3.0 USB port on your system, the Kingston DataTraveler 3.0 flash is actually a must have, this high speed USB runs in any operating system including Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7 and has a dimension of 73.70 mm x 22.20 mm x 16.10 mm. The price for 16GB, 32GB and 64GB ranges from $89.00, $138.00, and $270.00 respectively and was packed in a heavy-duty lanyard loop for practicality and durability.