Still remember the Kingston unveiled it first 128GB USB flash drive last month? Now, the company break the record again to come out the first 256GB USB flash drive –  the Kingston Data Traveler 300.


What can you do with 256GB flash drive? For a 4MB mp3, it can store up to 64000 songs in one drive; 64 DVD moives based on 4G each; 10 Blu-ray discs; Image? depend on how big the size of image, if it is JPEG for 10KB each…25600000 images !(tell me if I am wrong ;))

The spec of Kingston Data Traveler 300 including:

  • Capacity1 – 256GB
  • Fast – data transfer rates of up to 20MB/sec. read and 10 MB/sec. write2
  • Dimensions – 2.78″ x 0.88″ x 0.65″ (70.68mm x 22.37 mm x 16.45mm)
  • Operating Temperature – 32° to 140° F (0° to 60° C)
  • Storage Temperature – -4° to 185° F (-20° to 85° C)
  • Simple – just plug into a USB port
  • Practical – durable, capless design
  • Guaranteed – five-year warranty
  • Safeguarded – includes Password Traveler security software for Windows
  • Compatibility: Windows Vista (SP1) / ReadyBoost / XP (SP1, SP2, SP3) / 2000 (SP4)/Mac OS (10.3.x and above)/Linux (2.6 and above).


How much does it cost? Well since the previous 128GB USB Flash Drive cost you $478.03 (dropped from $1,065 USD), this one will be more expensive with the price of USD$982 at time of publication.

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