Flash drives are so common in our lives that we hardly know how many or where we have left. Lots of them are given away daily in many situations, and it seems to have lost some value. But its potential is still huge for the versatility, compatibility with almost any computer and are a safe way to transport files.
The main problem today is that those files are getting bigger, and most USB flash drives still have a capacity of 4 or 8 GB, even less. To get an idea, a movie in HD can be larger than 4 GB of memory, so a Pen drive may cease to be a useful solution.
For this, Transcend is now selling models JetFlash 760 and JetFlash 600 up to 128 GB capacity. It is much more than what we are used to seeing in this product segment, so that small and manageable format a memory USB not loses its usefulness. 128 GB is a capacity that until recently saw hard drives and today in the memory of many SSD Ultrabook.
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They are not the cheapest flash drives that you will find in the store, but respond to a specific need very different, that of large volumes of highly portable storage. Learn if it’s worth investing in one of these devices, you must bear in your needs, and for that you should do some accounts.
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At 128 GB of storage could save about 1,600 hours of music in MP3 format. If you are more interested in movies or series, in this size could store about 64 hours of video (about 32 films). If you are considering text pages better not do the accounts, which would fit million pages.
The Transcend JetFlash 600 USB 2.0 runs while the Transcend JetFlash 760 makes the new standard USB 3.0. The speed difference can be Huge, but this must be connected to a port which has this technology. If it is connected to a USB 2.0 port then there will not be any difference in the speed of data transmission. This is not incompatible, but there will be no advantage in having this technology.
Transcend JetFlash 760 memory can also buy a more discrete size of 64 GB, and the maximum of 128 GB. The first model price is 70 euros, while the second is about 170 euros. The price of the JetFlash 600 to 128GB is 140 euros. Both models are available in stores and have an added advantage: you should not be too afraid of failures. The brand offers a lifetime warranty for these products.