Toshiba has announced its new TransMemory-EX USB 3.0 Flash Drive on the Japan market. The new USB 3.0 Flash Drive will be available in two different models, the 32GB UX-A032GT and 64GB UX-A064GT. According to the manufacturer, the TransMemory-EX delivers a maximum read speed of up to 220MB/s and a write speed of up to 94MB/s, thanks to its USB 3.0 SuperSpeed interface. They are also backward compatible with USB 2.0 and delivers a write speed of 30MB/s and a 34MB/s read speed using the latter interface.
The drives are pretty much the size of the standard USB flash drive, it measures 68.8 (L) x 21 (W) x 10.5 (H) mm and weighs just 14g, it also claims to have the lowest power consumption in the industry thanks to the low power ASIC controller and dedicated high speed NAND flash memory.
[via Toshiba Japan]