Kingston Technology, a world leader of memory products and technology solutions, today announced the launch of two Type-C USB drives: the high-performance DataTraveler 80 and value-driven DataTraveler 70. Both drives help expand data storage in a portable form factor for devices with USB Type-C ports.
More and more devices such as Android smart phones, tablets and PCs now only support the USB Type-C port. Kingston recognizes the industry shift and has developed cost-effective solutions to enable consumers to quickly transfer files and store more of their data including files, photos and videos：
- DataTraveler 80 is a high-performance USB flash drive that supports next-generation Type-C laptops, desktops, smartphones and tablets. Designed for professional and business use, DataTraveler 80 features fast speeds of up to 200MB/s read and 60MB/s write1 which allows for quick and convenient file transfers. The compact and capped design has a durable casing and key ring loop making it ideal for on-the-go storage.
- DataTraveler 70 is a value-driven Type-C USB flash drive for compatible devices, featuring USB 3.2 Gen 1 performance (up to 10x faster than USB 2.0) and up to 128GB capacity. With a lightweight, portable design and high capacity to store more data, it is perfect for everyday use.
Product Features and Specifications
Kingston DataTraveler 80 and DataTraveler 70 USB drives are backed by five-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.
|High Performance for Professionals||Best Value for Light Users|
|Product Name||DataTraveler 80||DataTraveler 70|
|Capacities||32GB, 64GB, 128GB, 256GB||32GB, 64GB, 128GB|
|Speed||USB 3.2 Gen 1 speeds
Up to 200MB/s read, 60MB/s write
|USB 3.2 Gen 1 speeds|
*Speed may vary due to host hardware, software and usage.
*Some of the listed capacity on a Flash storage device is used for formatting and other functions and thus is not available for data storage. As such, the actual available capacity for data storage is less than what is listed on the products. For more information, go to Kingston’s Flash Memory Guide.
*Warranty may be vary for different USB models, for more information, go to each product page.