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Handy, compact size and swivel design
Guaranteed - 5 year warranty and free technical support
Supports Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, XP and Mac
Kingston’s DataTraveler 101 Generation 2 (G2) is a convenient storage companion that lets you take all of your data to your home, office, school and anywhere you travel. Sleek, practical and attractively designed, the affordable DataTraveler 101 G2 serves the needs of the budget-conscious user as well as those looking for significant storage capacity in a lightweight, compact drive. It features a capless, swivel design for added functionality and ease of use and is available in multiple colors by capacity. DataTraveler 101 G2 is backed by legendary Kingston reliability plus a five-year warranty.
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[Note on Nov 1, 2012] Amazon combined all Kingston DataTraveler DT101 Gen2 USB drives (4GB to 32GB) under the same product page. This may have created confusions for people looking for a specific capacity. I have tested both the 8GB and 32GB versions from this Kingston series, and can confirm that they have exactly the same dimensions and nearly identical data transfer speed. ======== Original review (which refers to the 32GB version) follows: ========
EXCELLENT product but you HAVE to format the device in order to transfer big files... just as Kingston Tech Support (and other kind buyers) explained:
"In order to copy large files more then 4GB it has to be converted into NTFS. FAT32 has a limitation of only 4GB. To format to NTFS, please follow these instructions. Warning: If you have data on the drive, you should save it elsewhere as this process will erase it all.
1. Go into My Computer and, right click on the drive and select format. 2. Under File System select NTFS and click on Start. If you do not have an option for NTFS, close the format box and go into Device Manager by right clicking on My Computer and selecting Properties. 3. Click on the Hardware tab and click on Device Manager button. 4. Expand Disk Drives and right click on the Kingston drive and select Properties. 5. Click on the Policies tab and click "Optimize for performance and OK. 6. Then go back into My Computer,...
I have a collection of USB thumb drives and use them for a wide range of activities. I transport files, use them as a portable work environment, install portable apps, encrypt them with passwords, transport files from one network to another, use them to boot, ReadyBoost, and run an entire OS - things most consumers will never likely care about.
Because I use them so often, it's hard to get excited over a new USB drive unless it has something new or innovative about the design. I'm not excited about this drive. I had an immediate positive reaction to a USB drive with a similar design concept: a small footprint drive with a swinging metal shield. But where the PNY Micro Swivel Attache perfected the swivel design in a tiny 4GB drive, and the...
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