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Corsair Launches New High Performance 16GB Flash Drive

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Corsair today announced a new 16GB high performance “GT” Flash Voyager USB 2.0 drive. The new Corsair 16GB GT Flash Voyager USB drive will be debuted at the CeBIT 2008 Show next week in Hanover, Germany on Corsair’s stand.



High Performance USB Solutions for Transporting & Backing-up Critical Data

The new Flash Voyager GT USB drive provides data transfer rates that are up to 4X faster than standard USB 2.0 drives. Whether transporting office files, pictures or even full-length movies, you can “store-n-go” faster with the Corsair GT USB line. The drive has been optimized to take full advantage of its advanced flash controller technology as well as the screened and hand-selected NAND flash chips.

Performance data shows:



Corsair 16GB GT USB Drive Features:
  • Maximum durability – proprietary all-rubber housing
  • Drive integrity – water resistant and shock resistant
  • Data security – TrueCrypt encryption software offering AES 256-bit encryption
  • User warranty – 10 years with on-demand customer support

The new 16GB Flash Voyager GT utilizes Corsair’s proprietary water and shock resistant all-rubber casing, meaning that users with busy and active lifestyles can be confident that their data is secure and protected from damage.

Corsair 16GB GT USB drives are immediately available:
  • Flash Voyager 16GB GT ~ $169.99 USD MSRP
Source: Corsair
 
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Aye, I've got the 2GB version of the Voyager -- it's seriously fast as hell. Faster than the last hard drive I had in my computer. Average speed of 32MB/s, if I remember correctly.
 

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excellant pen drives, prob the fastest on the market.
 
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Too bad they're so fat and bulky though...I'd prefer if they'd slim them down a little bit. Otherwise an awesome USB Key. :cool:
 

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whoa thats nice! wish they weren't so big and bulky though =/
 

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I have the 4gb, just got it... it is amazing!
 

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Maximum durability – proprietary all-rubber housing
Drive integrity – water resistant and shock resistant
Data security – TrueCrypt encryption software offering AES 256-bit encryption
User warranty – 10 years with on-demand customer support
Really... uploading pictures and movies are apparently faster but what about everything else?
 
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Could you run a operating system off it?
 

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Could you run a operating system off it?
you could for a while but flash has a limited read/write potential and after a few months you would likely loose any of the speed the drive has to it