Everybody knows about Kingston, one of the best USB/pen/flash drive company in the market. Kingston has given many options to users in terms of USB types and style. Kingston just rolled out a new USB 3.0 pen drive named as Ultimate 3.0. Usually you will find USB 3.0 larger than external HDDs. It’s not necessary that everyone would need such large spaced pen drives, that’s why Kingston rolled out its Ultimate 3.0 with less memory space than usual 3.0 pen drives.
KINGSTON USB 3.0 PEN DRIVE: FEATURES
Kingston Ultimate 3.0 pen drive is first of its kind as it is available in three different capacities. The available versions of this pen drive are of 16GB, 32GB and 64GB. Those who are still using hardware with USB 2.0 ports can also have it as this pen drive is backward compatible. You can easily use them in USB 2.0 ports.
As far as the data transfer speed is concerned Kingston Ultimate 3.0 pen drive has the capability of transferring the data on USB 3.0 standard. Its transfer speed is as high as 80MB/s read and 60MB/s write. Company is shipping a “Y” cable which is required for Ultimate 3.0 pen drive to work in USB 3.0 port. The cable is shipped due to power requirements. While testing the data transfer, Kingston commits that they were able to write 3.93GB movie in just 1 minute and 13 seconds.
KINGSTON USB 3.0 PEN DRIVE: PRICES
Kingston has priced their 16GB version for $89, 32GB for $138 and 64GB for $270. For those who were looking for an option of USB 3.0 pen drive in smaller capacity, it’s a good deal.