Corsair expanded its lineup of its Flash Voyager USB2.0 drives to include new 16GB capacities.
Enclosed in the Corsair proprietary all-rubber Flash Voyager housing and boasting water-resistant properties, the new 16GB drive allows users to carry more valuable data and applications without compromise. The device is equipped with a security application and features the latest controller technology.
The new 16GB Flash Voyager can store up to 8 full-length, high definition movies with ease. The drive is also bootable, which means users can store a full version of Microsoft Windows operating system and configure the PC to boot from USB. Combined with the large capacity of the drive, it allows IT managers and technology users to troubleshoot from station to station with all the
applications and files necessary to perform desktop support.
The new 16GB USB drive delivers sustained read and write performance at 22MB/sec and 7MB/sec respectively. Taking full advantage of the new flash controller technology, the 16GB Flash Voyager features 8 bit Error Correcting Codes (ECC) the highest code scheme for flash based controller currently available.
To promote data security, each Flash Voyager is readied with a security application
that allows users to create a hidden, password-protected partition on the USB drive. The password is encrypted with 256bit AES encryption, the most secure encryption algorithms available.
Backed with Corsairs 10-year warranty and on-demand customer support, the new 16GB Flash Voyager is currently available through Corsairs authorized distributors, resellers, retailers and e-tailers worldwide. The introduction MSRP of The 16GB Flash Voyager is $299 USD. Each drive is bundled with lanyard, security software/driver mini CD, and USB extension cable.