All posts tagged "Kingston"

  • Kingston To Ship HyperX SSD

    Kingston will be shipping the HyperX SSD which uses the Sandforce SF-2281 controller.

  • Quick Look: Kingston HyperX Plug n Play DDR3-1866 SODIMM

    We received an interesting set of notebook memory in the mail recently. Kingston claims these HyperX Plug n Play modules will run at DDR3-1866 speed right out the box, so we decided to take them for a quick test drive…

  • Kingston HyperX SO-DIMM Rams Certified for Intel XMP

    Kingston's 2133MHz HyperX SO-DIMM memory module is now Intel XMP-compatible. It is one of the fastest notebook memory modules in the market. More details inside.  

  • Kingston Reveals Wi-Drive Portable Storage for Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod Users

    Kingston has another interesting product announced today and it's a storage solution known as the Wi-Drive for Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod users. Due to the limited storage capacity of Apple's mobile gadgets, this portable storage solution certainly has its potential. It allows up to three Apple users to store, share and even stream content

  • Kingston Gets Serious In SSD – Launches SandForce HyperX SSDs

    Kingston is clearly getting more serious in the SSD business and unveils their first SandForce based HyperX series SSD today. These SSDs are using the SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6Gb/s controllers with Intel 25nm Compute NAND (5K Program Erase) and are available in 120GB and 240GB capacities. HyperX SSDs have a read throughput of 525MB/s and a write

  • Speed Bump: Kingston Ships 32GB Class 10 microSDHC Card

    Kingston has just released its fastest and largest microSDHC card to date: The 32GB Class 10 microSDHC packs 10MB/s read and write speeds, backed by Kingston's lifetime warranty.

  • Kingston Unleashes DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 G2 Flash Drive

    Kingston Digital, independent world leader in memory products, takes mobility a step further with the launch of its DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 G2 flash drives.

  • Kingston SSDNow V+100 96GB Review

    VR-Zone takes a look at the SSDNow V+100, a solid state drive from Kingston using a Toshiba controller.

  • Quick Look: Kingston HyperX T1 Performance DDR3 Triple-Channel Kit

    With quad-channel Sandy Bridge E on the horizon, triple-channel kits might soon be a thing of the past. Nevertheless, we decided to have a quick overclocking session with Kingston's HyperX T1 DDR3 triple-channel kit.

  • Kingston HyperX Plug and Play (PnP) Series Announced

        Kingston today announced the new HyperX Plug and Play (PnP) series of high-performance enthusiast memory specially for Sandy Bridge chipset in both desktop and notebooks. The memory SPD is pre-programmed with faster frequencies of either 1600MHz or 1866MHz so when 'plugged' in, it will automatically 'play' at that speeds without the need to overclock

  • While Intel has SNSD, Kingston has Dream Girls

      It seems more tech companies are getting female celebrities and models as their brand ambassadors in Asia recently. During CES, Intel has engaged SNSD, a famous Korean pop group to promote their brand in Asia and now Kingston too has also engaged a new girl group known as the Dream Girls to promote their brand

  • Kingston Advises SSDNow V100 Users To Upgrade Firmware

    Kingston has learned that a small percentage of their SSDNow V100 sold in the past has experienced a technical issue on the firmware. Kingston strongly recommends that a firmware update be applied to all SSDNow V100 drives to prevent possible data loss. The firmware update can be downloaded from

  • Kingston introduces HyperX T1 Black triple-channel memory kits

    Kingston has announced the HyperX T1 Black triple-channel memory kits, which are designed to meet the performance requirements of the new Intel Core i7-990X Processor Extreme Edition and Intel X58 Express-based motherboards. Furthermore, the black heatsinks complements black-themed motherboards, such as the ASUS Rampage III and GIGABYTE G1-Killer series. The HyperX T1 Black will be

  • Kingston Introduces First Secure USB Flash Drive

    Kingston Digital, Inc. announced it has joined with BlockMaster to deliver the SafeConsole Ready DataTraveler Vault — Privacy Managed (DTVPM) USB flash drives. Measuring 77.9 x 22.2 x 12.05mm, the compact aluminum drives have hardware-based 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) protection, water-proof, and are managed centrally by the BlockMaster SafeConsole drive management system. The DTVPM

  • Kingston HyperX MAX 3.0 64GB External SuperSpeed USB Drive Review

    With rated speeds of up to 195MB/sec read and 160MB/sec write, the Kingston HyperX MAX 3.0 is one of the fastest 2.5" external USB 3.0 storage devices around. Is it hardy enough to entice mobile road warriors and fast enough for speed demons?

  • Kingston introduces HyperX Genesis Special Edition Grey for Intel Sandy Bridge

    Kingston has announced the HyperX Genesis Special Edition Grey dual-channel 4GB DDR3 memory kits, designed for Intel’s newly launched Sandy Bridge platform. The Special Edition Grey will be available in 1600MHz and 2133MHz flavors initially.

  • Kingston details USB 3.0 product plans for 2011

    Kingston Digital has revealed that it is boosting support for USB 3.0 in 2011. The company will develop a comprehensive suite of USB 3.0 flash drive solutions to meet the needs of users hopping onto the SuperSpeed USB bandwagon.

  • Kingston announces SDHC UHS-I UltimateXX memory cards

    Kingston has announced the SDHC UHS-I UltimateXX 8GB, 16GB and 32GB memory cards. With data transfer rates of up to 60MB/sec read and 35MB/sec write, the UltimateXX meets standards set by the Secure Digital Association for next-level performance in SD card technology.

  • Kingston Digital Launches HyperX MAX 3.0 External USB 3.0 Drive

    Hsinchu, Taiwan, — November 23, 2010 — Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the HyperX MAX 3.0 External USB 3.0 Drive.  Shipping in December.

  • Kingston announces SSDNow V+ 180 1.8″ SSD

    The new Kingston SSDNow V+ 180 is a 1.8″ form factor solid state drive designed for today’s ultra-mobile devices and road warriors. The V+ 180 series is available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities and has a sequential read/write speed of 230MB/sec and 180MB/sec respectively.