Kingston Launches USB 3.0 Pen Drive - its Fastest Yet

Kingston recently announced the launch of the Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 Generation 2 (DTU30G2). The DTU30G2 is Kingston’s fastest USB Flash drive using a native USB 3.0 controller to boost performance and power management.

Kingston’s DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 G2 features the latest technology for USB 3.0 Flash drives, which should make it ideal for IT professionals and enthusiasts. According to the company specs, the new DTU30G2 has a read speed up to 100MB/s, and a write speed up to 70 MB/s. It is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0. When plugged into a USB 2.0 port, the drive should deliver read and write speeds of around 30MB/s. The DTU30G2 is available in 16-, 32- and 64GB capacities.

Speedy transfers

Speedy transfers


“The growing number of platforms and computers supporting the USB 3.0 standard as well as the benefits of the single chip controllers that allow better compatibility and performance are helping drive the adoption of USB 3.0 technology.” said Nathan Su, Flash Memory Sales Director, APAC Region, Kingston.

Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 Generation 2 is available through Kingston’s channel of authorized distributors, resellers, and retailers. Kingston USB Drives are backed by a five-year warranty and free technical support.

Published Date: May 23, 2011 09:19 am | Updated Date: May 23, 2011 09:19 am