USB

January 16th, 2014

ASUS RT-AC56U & USB-AC56 802.11AC Review

ASUS’ new wireless router, the RT-AC56U, represents an effort to bring the fast 802.11AC standard to a more affordable price. Meanwhile, the USB-AC56 brings that AC signal to a compact USB adapter.

December 20th, 2012

Patriot Memory Ships The New Ultra-Port​able Autobahn USB 2.0 Drive

Patriot Memory, known for their high-performance memory and NAND flash storage, announced yesterday the Autobahn USB 2.0 drive – a compact, ultraportable high performance drive measuring less than 18mm long. The Autobahn USB 2.0 flash drive can be summed up in two words: incredibly small.  Measuring just under 18mm, the drive is smaller than a [...]

November 28th, 2012

Can USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt Co-Exist?

Thunderbolt hit the scene like a light drizzle. Its announcement by Intel and Apple was met with a slight air of confusion – don’t they remember FireWire? Why, oh why, would a regular user care about an extra half-second on an MP3 transfer? The situations seemed almost too similar to be credible, with a high-performance [...]

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 [...]

June 17th, 2009

Patriot Launches the 128GB Magnum USB Flash Drive

Unfortunately Patriot is a day late to the party, conceding defeat to Kingston’s DataTraveler 200 annoucement as first 128GB USB stick on the market. But nevertheless, here is the next contender, and who really cares who is first to annouce, we just want to actually see them on shelves!    Patriot Memory has announced the [...]