The Kingston Data Traveler HyperX 3.0 is another high speed USB flash drive that comes in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities. This drive supports USB 3.0 and works amazingly fast. It is small but its power packed with huge storage space.

The HyperX 3 is a bit different from the Kingston DT R30 and is also costlier.  The 256GB is huge space nearly half the capacity of your desktop / laptop (with 500GB HDD). All this packed into a small space.

This tough and portable device is made for storing / transferring huge data between devices. The device will work on Windows XP (SP3), Vista, Windows 7, 8 and 8.1, it also works on Mac and Linux OS. The max read speed on USB 3.0 is 225MB/s and write speed is 135MB/s. On USB 2.0 the max write and read speed is 30MB/s.

If you are really planning to buy the Kingston Data Traveler HyperX 3.0 USB flash drive make sure your system / devices support USB 3.0 for optimal usage. The flash drive however will also work on USB 2.0 but with minimal write / read speed.

Kingston Data Traveler HyperX 3.0  256GB storage device

Kingston Data Traveler HyperX 3.0 USB drive 256GB is available for approx Rs. 38,770 (MRP).

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