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November 1st, 2010

Kingston Launches V+ 100 SSD Series With Always-On Garbage Collection

Kingston announced this morning, a new line of V+ 100 solid states drives, primarily intended for corporate use, but it brings with it new technologies that may hopefully trickle down to the consumer level eventually. An edited press release with details below. The new drive features enhanced garbage collection that is not OS dependent, making [...]

August 24th, 2010

Kingston and Overclockers Take Memory to a Whole New Level

Two overclockers at GamesCom 2010 have pushed the limitations of DDR3 memory to new heights, smashing records in the process. Overclockers Benjamin Bioux ‘Benji Tshi’ and Jean-Baptiste Gerard ‘marmott’ pushed a pair of Kingston HyperX KHX2333C9D3T1K3 memory DIMMs, running natively at 2333MHz, past the 3GHz barrier for a final speed of 3068MHz. The system comprised [...]

February 18th, 2010

Kingston Ships 256GB USB Flash Drive to North America

Kingston is taking the lead by shipping the first 256GB USB flash drive to North America , despite that fact that Europe and Asia have had them on the market for the better part of 2009. The DataTraveler 310 is a single USB Flash drive with an astounding 256GB of space.  The drive comes with [...]

February 15th, 2010

Kingston Launches Class 10 MicroSDHC Card

Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced the release of a 16GB microSDHC Class 10 card. The high-capacity card complies with the SD Association Specification 3.00 to meet Class 10 requirements. The 16GB microSDHC card has a minimum data transfer rate of 10MB/sec. and ships either as a [...]

February 11th, 2010

Kingston Boosts Speed, Adds TRIM Support to Entry-Level SSDs

Kingston  today announced it will ship its second generation SSDNow V Series solid-state drive (SSD) on February 15. Targeted for mainstream consumers and small and medium businesses, the new Kingston SSDNow V Series offers higher performance than its predecessor and supports Windows 7 TRIM functionality while maintaining pricing. Capacities are 30GB, 64GB and 128GB and [...]

January 28th, 2010

Kingston Discontinues SSDNow V-Series 40GB Due to Lack of TRIM Support

Popular SSDNow 40GB Drive doesn’t officially support TRIM…but work-around discovered by enterprising forum-goers. While it hasn’t been widely reported, Kingston has made the hard decision to discontinue their popular, excellently-priced SSDNow V-Series 40GB SSD line.  While this drive is based off of a robust Intel design and we gave it an extremely positive review quite [...]

January 25th, 2010

Kingston Launches 512GB SSDNow V+ and Adds TRIM Support

Kingston Digital today announced the release of the second-generation SSDNow V+ solid-state drive. The SSDNow V+ solid-state drive has Windows 7 TRIM support, is available up to 512GB and provides faster performance than the previous generation. ”The new SSDNow V+ is an ideal solid-state drive for high-level consumers and in corporate environments where efficiency and [...]

January 7th, 2010

Kingston Launches Highest Capacity Memory Modules to Date

Kingston has always been on the forefront of memory technology. Following suit in what is fast becoming a trend for power users, they launch a new lineup of DDR3 Memory Kits. 24GB for X58 i7 users and 16GB for P55 i5 Users. For the elite few more memory is a must on their demanding applications. [...]

December 30th, 2009

Kingston HyperX Labs – Water Cooled RAM

Kingston is one of the founding fathers of Memory products. It seems as though they are preparing themselves to enter a truly niche market with the sighting of Water Cooled modules. At the Kingston skunk works (HyperX Labs) we see a glimpse of what may very well be the next generation of DDR3 Memory. With [...]

September 22nd, 2009

Kingston Releases Faster DataTraveler 410 USB Flash Drive

Kingston Technology Europe Ltd, a subsidiary of Kingston Technology Corporation, today announced it is increasing read and write speeds on its Kingston DataTraveler 410 USB Flash drive to 20 MB/sec. read and write. Shipping in capacities up to 32GB, the speedy DataTraveler 410 allows for faster file transfers and is password protected to help keepdata [...]