|There comes a time when you need to take your files with you and you have to decide how you are going to do it. The most popular choice nowadays is the Flash Drive, but what if you need one that can hold your vast collection of music, family videos, trouble shooting and repair files. Then you have the wait time when you transfer the files. What if you could find a flash drive that really meant “flash”. Patriot has the Supersonic series of flash drives that just might stand up to their namesake.|
First Look – Packaging and Information
|Supersonic speed is a rate of travel of an object that exceeds the speed of sound… in other words you are hauling #$%! Can this be said for the Patriots series of Flash Drive that says that it has some incredible Read and Write speeds? Will do some testing to see if this is true or not.
I do not know how often you might use a flash drive but I can tell you that it must have for those of us that need to work on items on different computers when one does not have internet access. Yea I know who doesn’t have internet access, but some companies do no allow their employes to access the time waster at work. Another instance would be that some of the new TV have a USB port that allows you to view photos by just plugging it in. If you ever had to experience the transfer rate of a lot or large size files then you know the pain of the wait. What if you could get the ease of a flash drive with the speed of the USB 3.0, then read on.
Lots of detail is posted on the back of the blister pack for the Patriot Supersonic 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive. One of the things it does scream out is that it can Read at 100MB/s and write at 70MB/s plus a 5 year warranty. The drive is a true USB 3.0 device that does not require and special hooks ups. Just plug it into a 3.0 port and away you go.
“Patriot Supersonic USB 3.0 to outperform previous generation USB 2.0 flash drives up to 10x-a large 1GB file can transfer in mere seconds to and from the Patriot Supersonic USB 3.0. By combining a single-chip USB 3.0 flash memory controller with Quad-Channel technology, the Patriot Supersonic USB 3.0 delivers sequential read performance at speeds up to 100MB/s and up to 70MB/s sequential write speeds.”