Flash drives are becoming the standard for transporting files from one place to another. A lot of people use them to take important documents home from work and then back to work again. Flash drive users are usually looking for some type of data protection. Well the DataTraveler secure offers 2 types of data protection. First it is wrapped in a titanium-coated stainless steel casing that is waterproof up to 4 feet. Then it offers 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) hardware-based encryption. Looks like Kingston has got you covered on this drive. Let's take a look...
Specs and Features
Capacities: 512MB, 1GB, 2GB, 4GB, 8GB
Secure: utilizes 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) hardware-based encryption (privacy zone)
Dimensions: 3.06" x 0.9" x 0.47" (77.9 mm x 22.2 mm x 12.05 mm)
Operating temperatures: 32 F to 140 F (0 C to 60 C)
Storage temperatures: -4 F to 185 F (-20 C to 85 C)
Waterproof: protects against water damage
Fast: data transfer rates of up to 24 MB/sec. read and up to 10 MB/sec. write
Enhanced: Enhanced for Windows ReadyBoost on PCs preinstalled with Windows Vista
Casing: Titanium Coated Stainless Steel
Safeguarded: includes MyDataZone access security software for Windows
Simple: just plug and play into a USB port
Easy to Use: includes My Traveler file management software
Guaranteed: five-year warranty
Customizable: co-logo program available
The DataTraveler Secure comes in Kingston's standard clear clamshell packaging. You can see what the DataTraveler looks like before you buy it, as you can see ours has an evaluation sticker on it. On the back it lets you know that it is USB 2.0 and 1.1 compatible and there is a compatibility table.
Opening up the package we find the DataTraveler secure flash drive, warranty statement, and lanyard clip.