Power Quotient International, a Taiwanese manufacturer specializing in storage products based on flash memory, today announced a new line of USB drives high performance.
Responding on behalf of Cool Drive U366, the range of USB key consists of three models with storage capacities of 16, 32 and 64 GB.
Exploiting the USB 3.0 standard, which promises a tenfold speed compared to USB 2.0, the removable storage media ahead fast. Without reaching the theoretical maximum throughput, we can indeed expect to receive a read speed of 97MB / s, leaving behind some good USB 2.0 as a model Voyager GT 128 GB of Corsair.
But these drives are meant also compact and durable with dimensions 8.7 x 2.2 x 1.2 cm and an aluminum body. We also found quite a pity that the cap did not use the same plastic material since …
Presented at the Consumer Electronics Show 2010 to be held in early January in Las Vegas, USA, will be marketed in the aftermath. It remains to know the price, probably higher given the USB connector 3 and the associated performance.