If the USB gadgets are your cup-of-tea, then you are, no doubt, familiar with Kingston that develops USB flash drives. Kingston has unveiled a new USB Flash drive for the fun-loving community. The DataTraveler Mini Fun USB Flash drive offers you the functionality to work and play together. Attach the handy mini DataTraveler Mini Fun USB Flash drive to your cell phone or keychain and carry your data, music, pictures and games anywhere you like to. Moreover, the mini drive comes pre-loaded with two puzzle games, Atlantis and Magic Vines. With a storage capacity upto 1GB, the DataTraveler Mini Fun USB Flash drives come in different eye-pleasing colors with five-year warranty.
While we were busy talking about the Toshiba 1089 portable media player that has the looks of Zune, the big leader has announced the availability of its first 16GB USB flash drive by the end of this year. Sadly, the TransMemory 16GB Limited Edition doesn’t support the U3 security platform that prevents the data tracing but yes, it do features a password security system and I do feel that it must be more than enough to keep your data safe.
Pretec, who has the honor of being titled with the highest capacity flash memory cards manufacturer a number of times, has now unveiled its first 16GB USB flash drive that allows you to store around 5400 photos or 4000 MP3 tracks. The Pretec 16GB i-Disk II uses the customary advanced flash memory packaging technology offers the users more than enough space for data storage and aids the process of data sharing. The Pretec 16GB i-Disk II is perfect for commercial use as the password protection, data encryption and write protection accounts for the security of your valued data.
If you are very much cautious about the data stored in your flash drives and the data security is your topnotch priority, the Verbatim Store ‘n’ Go Corporate Secure USB Drive is an ideal solution to end your hunt to find the beast. Made in chrome and black, these Store ‘n’ Go Corporate Secure USB Drive offer a storage capacity of 1GB to 4GB and offer a unique password protection. Not to let your data fall in wrong hands, the security drive erases all the data after 10 consecutive login attempts. A perfect security USB drive for an organization, the Verbatim Store ‘n’ Go Corporate Secure USB Drive will cost you $79 for 1GB capacity and $269 for the 4GB capacity.
Will enhanced capacity impel USB geeks to compliment these with their suiting? However, whirled USB flash drive bracelets from Imation are here to certainly draw some attention. As varying are the colors so is the memory range from 32MB to 1GB. Thus, these wristbands, available in eight colors, impeccably blend technology with style. Their sale will kick-off in Japan starting September 21st.
As gadgets are getting smaller and smaller with ascend in modern technologies, people are looking for safer places to keep their expensive mini gadgets safe and intact. Where do you place your mini flash drive, in your pocket, wallet or a briefcase? Chris Spurgeon has found even better place to rest his flash drive. Can you imagine…., no you can’t? A pat on the back for those guessing appropriately. He has implanted his flash drive into a standard sixteen pound bowling ball. What would you say…, a smart move or???
With different companies already selling branded flash drives as promotional tools for movies and other shows, over the period, Sony is all set to use the Pocket Bit Mini, their newest flash drive, as a packaged media device on the similar lines as CDs or DVDs used formerly. The tiny USB drives come preloaded with Sony media products, such as music and videos, for viewing by just plugging them into a computer or laptop. It is an innovative idea that will allow you have an access of promotional music and videos even before the actual launch.
Who wouldn’t like to transfer all his/her data in a fraction of a second. Well, Patriot Memory is going to exhibit the X-Porter XT Version 2 flash drive at the upcoming CES 2007 show which it claims as the world’s fastest flash drive. The X-Porter XT is capable of accomplishing 39MB per second transfer rates Designed with a durable rubber casing, the X-Porter XT Version 2 will come in capacities from 1GB to 16GB and will offer a perfect blend of speed and reliability. Moreover, the flash drive comes with a life time warranty. What else I can say except than ‘Wow! That’s speedy’.
Sensing the ever-growing need for the ultra secure USB flash drives, Gemalto has rolled out its new USB smart cards that offer somewhat different kinda security. The card dubbed Network Identity Manager will give the users protection against phishing as users need to have USB stick plugged into the system before gaining access to their secret files and bank accounts. Moreover, it doesn’t need any specialized software and is compatible with all the standard browsers. Gemalto anticipates to keep a tab on mounting phishing problems in America with the new USB smart cards. No words on availability.
That’s a neat idea. Designer Hsuan Cheng Li has created an USB notebook that has the ability to make any of your USB storage device function like a virtual notebook. The embedded software helps you to photocopy the environment of your PC to portable storage devices like flash drives, hard drives, and memory cards. When you connect your USb device to the PC via an USB port, you can work with the USB device the way you work on your PC. When you are finished with the work, personal settings are removed at the disconnection. The data synchronization capability facilitates the users to keep a record of all the changes you have made on another PC.