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Kingston Technology has announced the DataTraveler HyperX 3.0, a flash disk for high-end consumers, featuring the fastest speeds and largest capacities that the company has to offer in a USB Flash drive.

With high-speed, eight-channel architecture, the Kingston DataTraveler HyperX 3.0 provides USB 3.0 data transfer rates of up to 225MB/s read and 135MB/s write. The fast write speeds allow users to work on large files or applications directly from the USB 3.0 drive without experiencing any performance lag. This way users can save time associated with opening, editing and copying large files and applications between devices.

‚Enthusiasts have long known HyperX as the memory of choice for overclockers and power users who need the most performance from system memory,‚ said Grant Rau, business development manager Kingston Technology South Africa. ‚The new DataTraveler HyperX 3.0 USB Flash drive continues this tradition. With the fastest speeds and largest capacity, this storage device is the perfect solution for users who require high performance whilst carrying their digital library.‚

The DataTraveler HyperX 3.0 is available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities. The 256GB capacity can store approximately 10 Blu-ray discs (25GB each), 54 DVDs (4.7GB each), 48,640 MP3s (4MB each) or 13,473,684 Microsoft Word files pages with various formatting and basic graphics. With a durable and sleek design the DataTraveler HyperX 3.0 features a metal and rubberised casing with a reinforced key ring hole which allows users to keep it with them at all times.

The DataTraveler HyperX 3.0 is backed by a five-year warranty, 24/7 tech support and proven Kingston reliability. For more information visit


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