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Kingston Also Introduces the DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 G3 Flash Drive

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Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the launch of the DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 Generation 3 USB 3.0 Flash drive. DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 G3 is redesigned with a sleek and slim new case and features fast transfer speeds for moving high resolution images, music libraries and HD video files.

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I don't understand why can these drives churn out 150MB/70MB transfer rate on USB 3.0 but they fail to even reach 35MB/s on USB 2.0 in both directions. Makes no sense. I had Lexar Lightning II USB 2.0 thumbdrive which was reaching 35MB/s on USB 2.0 easily. Write was also very close to 30MB/s (28-30MB/s) So why can't these easily reach 35MB/s in both directions. Thats the maximum for USB 2.0...