Super Talent Technology, manufacturer of Flash storage solutions and DRAM memory modules, will begin offering SuperTalent’s USB 3.0 Express Drive.
The company says the new USB 3.0 standard enables flash manufactures to create new high performance architectures that outperform even the fastest USB 2.0 devices. The USB 3.0 Express drive is one such solution, and will be available in 16 and 32GB capacities.
The USB 3.0 Express Drive is fully backward compatible with USB 2.0 connectors worldwide and offers enhanced performance in both USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports.
When attached to a USB 3.0 port, the new Express drive reaches speeds of over 125MB/s, but when attached to a USB 2.0 port it performs faster than any other drive in its category; according to Super Talent maxing out the bus with speeds up to 43MB/s.
“The Express Drive is an exciting addition to our growing USB 3.0 product family. By hitting the critical balance point between performance and price, it creates a value-line USB 3.0 product offering that our customers have been waiting for.” says Super Talent COO, CH Lee.
The USB 3.0 Express Drive 16 GB will retail at US$69 and the USB 3.0 Express Drive 32 GB will be priced at U$119.