PNY Technologies, Inc., is considered a leading designer, manufacturer and a worldwide leader in DRAM Memory and Flash Memory products, and authorized partnership with HP since 2008. December 2011 PNY has introduced its popular line-up – the HP v240b/v240g, which is a tiny but elegant designed drive targeting mainly business people. The drive comes in no-nonsense plastic casing in classic blue and green colors. The clean design is meant to symbolize tidiness and a coherent professional feeling at the workplace.
The drive comes with a cap to protect the USB plug from dust and water. In fact, the drive is not only rugged, it is also dustproof and waterproof, with the strong polymer lending it durability and resistance to shock. The cap has a keyhole to attach a lanyard, useful to attach it to your purse, keychain, belt, etc. The COB packaging helps achieve such a small dimensions of 7 mm x 16 mm x 31 mm and just 4.2 grams, thus giving it ultra-portability.
Even though it appears tiny, it comes in sizes as large as 32 GB. Thanks to its large capacity, you can share and transfer your digital documents, pictures, video clips and music files. With a USB 2.0 interface, this drive sports read speeds up to 18 MB/s and write speeds up to 8 MB/s. The drive is compatible with Windows 2000, XP, Vista and 7, and even on Mac OS 10.3 and above.