We’ve seen the evolution of digital life when we get rid of the CD and DVDs as USB flash drives replaced them. The pocket sized hard disk drives came next but today, Kingston stunned the world with the massive 2 TB drive and yes, its FLASH DRIVE and it’s not a hard drive. Kingston unveils the 2 TB flash drive named DataTraveler Ultimate GT where GT stands for Generation Terabyte.
Now, Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate GT users will be able to carry much more amount of data in a tiny flash drive. Forget the hard disk drives, because this flash drive can offer USB 3.1 performance and it’s quite effective while transferring data from the flash drive to computer and vice versa.
Kingston quoted that 70 hours of 4k video can be stored on a single 2 TB flash drive. Coming to the design, to resist shock it is made of zinc-alloy metal casing. The company also said that it will ship the flash drives in February and both the 2 TB and 1 TB capacities are available.
Features and Specifications
DataTraveler Ultimate GT is compatible with Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Mac OS v10.9.x+, Chrome OSTM, Linux v.2.6.x+. It comes with 5-year warranty with free technical support. Can you believe that 70 hours of 4k video can be stored in a 72mm x 26.94mm x 21 mm flash drive?
But you have to believe it, because its Kingston. It offers data transfer speeds of USB 3.1 Gen. 13. It’s just the flash drive which is lightweight, but if it comes to the data in it, it’s very heavy. As of now, there is no information about the price and Kingston is about to reveal in in a couple of weeks. Stay tuned for more information about Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate GT.