flash drives

A Flash Drive Watch That Always Knows The Time And Available Storage

Even with wireless networks and cloud storage services like Dropbox, there’s still a place in this day and age for manually sharing files on a flash drive. And to ensure you’ve always got one on hand for an emergency file transfer, the silicone Verb watch features four gigs of storage built into a simple but stylish timepiece.


LaCie's Culbuto Flash Drive Wobbles, But It Won't Ever Fall Down

How often do you remove a USB flash drive from your computer, place it somewhere on your desk, and then have it instantly disappear? Too often. It’s one of those bizarre mysteries of — life like socks going missing in the dryer — that LaCie may have just eradicated with its bulbous new Culbuto flash drive.


Kingston Squeezed 64GB Onto This Tiny Android-Friendly Flash Drive

Is this tiny flash drive from Kingston with a standard USB jack on end and a smartphone-friendly microUSB jack on the other the first of its kind? Absolutely not. Is it the smallest we’ve seen to date? Most definitely. When connected to your smartphone — boosting your mobile device’s storage by up to 64GB — it’s small enough to forget about.


The Flash Drive Family That Saves Together, Stays Together

They’re given away left and right as cheap promotions, but if you’re one of those people who can never seem to find a flash drive when you need one, this lovely multi-gigabyte family is always easy to find. That’s because these mum, dad, son and daughter flash drives are docked in a multi-port USB house (or car), ensuring they never stray far from the family’s main computer.


You'll Barely Notice The World's Smallest USB 3.0 Flash Drive

When it comes to prolonging the life of your laptop, there’s no easier upgrade than adding an ultra-compact USB flash drive to expand its storage capacity — particularly if it’s got a small SSD on board. And a company called PKparis is now laying claim to the title of ‘world’s smallest USB 3.0 flash drive’ with its new K’1 that more than looks the part.


Switch-Hitting Flash Drive Works On Laptops And MicroUSB Phones Alike

As ubiquitous as Wi-Fi and mobile data have become, there are still times when you’ll find yourself completely cut off from any and all wireless networks. And inevitably those will be the times when you need to transfer files between a tablet or a smartphone and your laptop. Bluetooth can work in a pinch, but when time is of the essence ADATA’s new DashDrive flash drive plays nice with both USB and microUSB ports.


Put A Porsche On Your Keychain Without Taking Out A Loan

Flash drives are given away at trade shows like breath mints. But unless you like waiting hours to slowly back up your files, you’re going to want to spend some money on a drive with a little more speed and capacity. Looks don’t hurt either, which is why you’ll want to consider LaCie and Porsche Design’s latest sleek collaboration.


This Harmonica-Housed USB Drive Contains All Of Bob Dylan's Albums

Not that any of us needed proof that the times are a-changin’, but grown-up hippies looking to grab this impressive omnipedia of Bob Dylan’s music might be dismayed to discover that instead of vinyl, it comes packaged on CDs as — well as this adorable USB flash drive housed in a faux harmonica.


The First USB 3.0 Flash Drive That's Small Enough To Lose

It was inevitable that USB 3.0 flash drives would eventually catch up to their USB 2 predecessors in terms of shedding excess weight. But it’s still nice to see I-O Data introducing what could be the smallest USB 3.0 flash drive now on the market.


Intel's Prototype Thunderbolt Flash Drive Is The World's Fastest

You can officially stop bragging about how fast your fancy new USB 3.0 flash drive is. At the Computex show in Taipei Intel was showing off this hacked together prototype of a dedicated Thunderbolt 128GB flash drive boasting data transfer speeds of 10 Gbit/s, or about twice as fast as USB 3.0′s max. And now that Thunderbolt 2 has been introduced, waiting around for large files to copy to your flash drive could be a thing of the past.