SanDisk pushes the envelope with the Extreme USB 3.0 flash drive
SanDisk is not a name that you should forget especially when it comes to portable storage. Solid State Drives, USB flash drives, you name it, SanDisk has got it. This time around, we shall concentrate on what the flash drive department has in store for us – in the form of the Extreme USB 3.0 flash drive. Obviously, the name itself gives the game away, where it will work best with a USB 3.0 port, although you can be sure that it will also be able to work with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 ports.
Just how fast is the USB 3.0 SanDisk Extreme USB flash drive? We are talking about data transfer speeds of up to 190MB/s, where it translates to a 3GB file being transferred in just 20 seconds, while a 40GB file takes a mere 4 minutes. You need not worry too much about the durability of the SanDisk Extreme USB flash drive, as it will have a lifetime limited warranty accompanying it with each purchase. You will be able to choose from 16GB to 64GB capacities, where it will retail for $64.99 to $159.99.