Kingston Technology Europe announced the launch of the world's first 256GB USB flash drive, the DataTraveler 300.
"The DataTraveler 300 will enable users to carry huge volumes of data with them everywhere they go – up to 365 CDs for example," said Kirsty Miller, product marketing manager – consumer, Kingston Technology Europe.
It is built to order only; customers who wish to purchase the drive can place an order with resellers and e-tailers.
Capacity: 256 GB
Speed: Data transfer rates of up to 20 MB/sec read and 10 MB/sec write
Includes Password Traveler security software for Windows
Does not require administrator rights to access the privacy zone
Dimensions: 2.78" x 0.67" x 0.87" (70.68 mm x 16.90 mm x 21.99 mm)
Operating temperature: 0 to 60 degree Celsius
Storage temperature: -20 to 85 degree Celsius
Enhanced for Windows ReadyBoost on Vista-based systems
Contributed by Amitesh