View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Data
October 18, 2010

Iomega launches new external USB 3.0 flash drives

To be available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities

By CBR Staff Writer

Iomega, an EMC company, has released a new host-powered External USB 3.0 SSD Flash Drives, which utilises the speed of USB 3.0 interface and security of built-in encryption.

The new 1.8-inch external USB 3.0 SSD flash drives features a 256-bit hardware encryption for security, bundled anti-virus and backup software, and a three-year warranty.

The company claimed the new drive boasts up to 10 times the speed of USB 2.0 drives, and performs twice as fast as a 7200 RPM SATA hard drives utilising the USB 3.0 interface.

They also offer Protection Suite which includes: v.Clone software; a 1-year subscription to Trend Micro Internet Security for the PC, or Trend Micro Smart Surfing software for Mac; QuikProtect; Roxio Retrospect Express software; and MozyHome Online Backup service.

Iomega president Jonathan Huberman said, the new external USB 3.0 SSD drives are compact, rugged portable storage devices that deliver data transfer speeds considerably faster than any standard rotating disk drives.

Iomega said that the new flash drives will be available in early November in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities.

Content from our partners
Scan and deliver
GenAI cybersecurity: "A super-human analyst, with a brain the size of a planet."
Cloud, AI, and cyber security – highlights from DTX Manchester

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.