Rethinking digital storage: SanDisk introduces a new pendrive for Android phones | Digit

The more devices you have, the more challenging it can be to ensure everything you have is safe, secure, and organized. One of the leading creators of digital storage and memory is taking note of this increasing need for data across devices, and is hoping to reinvent how that data is shared. The U.S. based company SanDisk has just launched two new USB pendrives: The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB — a flash drive which features a Micro-USB and USB 2.0 connector — and SanDisk Extreme PRO USB 3.0. The Ultra…

Transcend unveils 16GB USB flash drive with Swarovski Sapphire crystal at Rs. 3,650 | Digit

Transcend 16GB JetFlash V95C USB flash drive Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend), a global leader in storage and multimedia products, reportedly launched a new 16 GB version of its JetFlash V95C USB flash drives today. It is said to incorporate an interesting feature – a retractable USB connector. Also, it is coated with an attractive deep-gloss finish and decorated with the elegance of a genuine Swarovksi Sapphire crystal. This new model claims to represent a symbol of luxury, backed by cutting-edge technology. Speaking on this auspicious occasion, Mr. Gordon Wu, Regional…

Kingston releases monster 256GB flash drive, the DataTraveler 310, for a monstrous Rs 48,000 | Digit

  Kingston has unveiled a humongous 256GB pendrive in India, the DataTraveler 310 USB Flash drive. It was only a matter of 5 years ago that 256MB pendrives were accessible only to those who were willing to shell out thousands for their data transport needs. Slow USB 1.0 devices with poor storage capacities, but after the slow Floppies, and the WORM CD and DVD, even a 128MB pendrive seemed like a step up. The Kingston DataTraveler 310 boasts of a 25MB/s read speed and 12 MB/s. Now we have…

Strontium SMS Star Contest – your chance to win a Chevrolet Beat, iPhone, and more | Digit

Strontium, a Singaporean company that is well-established as a quality manufacturer of memory and storage components, has announced a contest that could see you win a Chevrolet Beat, Apple MacBook, and many other prizes. Called the SMS Star Contest, all you have to do is purchase a Strontium USB flash drive that has the contest sticker on it in the period between the 23rd of August to the 23rd of November 2010, and, SMS the serial number inside the packaging to 56677 in the following format: <Strontium><Serial Number><Name><Mobile>. You will…

Transcend launches entry-level USB 3.0 pen drives, priced attractively | Digit

Transcend has launched its latest USB flash drive, the JetFlash 700 (JF700), that is designed with a USB 3.0 interface. Aimed as an entry-level product, the Transcend JetFlash 700 is priced attractively, starting at Rs. 1,300 for 8GB. [RELATED_ARTICLE]Of course, while the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 specification offers blazing fast data transfers, you will require the correct hardware in the form of a motherboard that supports the technology, to be able to make use of it. The Transcend JetFlash 700 promises data transfer rates of up to 70MB/s, up to ten…

CES 2013: Kingston reveals 1TB HyperX Predator flash drive | Digit

The annual Consumer Electronics Show or CES always has a few gadgets up its sleeve that are truly mind blowing. At CES 2013, the Kingston HyperX Predator flash drive is one such gadget. It is no ordinary flash drive, this tech wonder from Kingston — no sir! — as it comes with a whopping 1 terabyte of data storage capacity. Yes, you read that right. 1TB of data on a pocket-friendly Kingston pen-drive. Insane. The wow factor doesn’t just stop at its mind-boggling storage capacity. What makes us sit up…

Moser Baer launches super-slim USB flash drives, electrically-coloured for the Gen X | Digit

Moser Baer just launched a new family of slim USB drives, which is available in two models – 4GB for Rs. 750, and 8GB for Rs. 1,150. It claims that the 8GB model happens to be the thinnest 8GB flash drive in the world. Well it certainly is thin, measuring in at just 29.4 x 12.4 x 2.3mm, and weighing in at a feather light 1.3g. Moser Bear says it managed to squeeze in 8GB into such a small case using “Chip-on-Board technology”. They are both available in vivid variety…

PNY launches Mini M1 and Transformer Attache pen drives in India | Digit

PNY Technologies has launched its Mini M1 and Transformer Transformer Attaché USB flash drives in India. Like other PNY flash drives, both drives features 5-year warranty from the date of purchase. Mini M1PNY‘s new Mini M1 USB flash drive comes in a special high quality alloy casing with a mirror finish, providing a shiny, bright and hip appearance. The casing is very durable, rugged, and resistant to wear and tear. It protects the drive against dust and is even water resistant. Sporting a capless design, the Mini M1 does away…