- by David_W @Sep 07, 2011
USB 3.0 Speed
As fast as USB flash drives are, copying files always seems to take a little longer than you'd like. The advent of the USB 3.0 interface puts an end to that. You can move files back and forth in a fraction of the time it takes with standard USB 2.0 flash drives, and the USB 3.0 interface is fast enough to allow you to view videos directly from your Flash Voyager, instead of the traditional extra step of copying them to a hard drive.
USB 2.0 Compatibility
Of course, Flash Voyager USB 3.0 is backward compatible with USB 2.0. Even if you haven't yet upgraded your PC to USB 3.0, it's still a great choice for convenient, reliable portable file management, and the additional performance will be ready when your PC is.
Durable and Shock-Resistant
The finger-friendly ergonomics of the Flash Voyager USB 3.0 will make it the USB flash drive that you'll want to take with you everywhere. Reliability is essential.
Corsair's proprietary all-rubber housing is extremely durable, for worry-free transport of your valuable data. And because accidents happen, Flash Voyager USB 3.0 is water-resistant.
Unlike traditional storage media, flash drives are solid-state, so they can easily handle the everyday — and not so everyday — drops and bumps that come with the territory.
Convenient and Compatible
It works with Microsoft® Windows®, Mac OS X® and even Linux without drivers, and there's no software to install — just plug it in, and go. If your computer has a USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 connector, you can use Flash Voyager USB 3.0.
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Getting great speeds, about 15-20 mb/s write . These are cheaper and faster than some other USB3 drives. I like the rubber on the drive, but Corsair should have designed a cap holder on it, I nearly lost the cap twice.
use to back up / transfer photos from my laptop to workstation regularly transferring 16g of raw/tiff photos on and off it with no problems. also have transfer 12gb mkv files with no problem bough on sale for a great price. good rubber coating looks a little tacky but gives the impression that it will absorb impact / where well. cap stays on well but would like a tether on it all the same, no loss of stars though since most drives are like that. finding it a little small for me but i have shot 60g worth of photos in a weekend, still great dive for pulling movies of the work station to htpc/laptop though
This is the second flash drive of the "Voyager" series that I bought, first one was USB 2. I appreciate the robustness of these drives. They also offer good capacity. As for the USB 3 capacity, I could not test it because my computer only has USB 2 support... :-(
I might not know much about USB, but I looked up the specified speeds and I'm not getting anything close to that. I also checked the write speeds using my USB 2.0 port compared to the USB 3.0 port and they were identical. I thought write speeds were supposed to increase. I guess it could be something with my motherboard (MSI 870A-G54).
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