Top 10 coolest USB Drives

Posted by Kevin Sunday, January 27, 2008

Here is my list for the top ten coolest USB Flash Drives:



#10 Lego Custom case drives

Last, but certainly not least, my favorite of the DIY custom flash drive case scene. Available to anyone with some legos, a dremel tool, and some spare USB key guts.


#9 Thumbs Up, Autobot and Decepticon Transformers USB Key's

Need I say more.....These are only available in 1gb (Autobot) and 2gb (Decepticon) Versions, and come complete with a neck lanyard to show it off. Site


#8 Solid Alliance, Thumb Drive


Pictures speak a thousand words.


#7
Solid Alliance, Electric Guitar drive

This one is dedicated to my cousin Wesley. This drive comes complete with strings, and a velvet lined case. Site


#6 Sandisk Extreme USB Drive Ducati Edition

The case of this drive is modeled to resemble a Ducati motorcycle. This limited edition drive is only available in 4gb, and retails at a pricey $124.99. site


#5 Kingmax Super Stick L series

The worlds smallest flash drive weighing in at 3grams, and measuring 34mm x 14.5mm x 2.2mm. Comes with a lifetime warranty. Price varies vendor to vendor. Site

#4 MixA tape form factor drive

You can customize this retro drive on their website......need i say more? 1gig, $19.99

#3 Ritek, EZusb

With this drive you can have your storage and at an extra USB port at the same time. With dual status LED's on each hub stem, you can know whats active on each of the ports. Available in 128, 256, 512mb, and 1, 2, 4, or 8 gig models. The 1gig model is anywhere from $14-$20 depending on the vendor. Makers site


#2 Rehobotech Irikon Flash Drive

The Irikon is the worlds first USB key featuring Iris recognition technology. This baby can store up to 20 iris templates with 256-bit encryption. Available in 1, 2, and 4gb storage sizes. Rehobotech


#1 IRONKEY

This is the IronKey. The manufacturer touts that this is the safest USB key in the world. And after seeing their Demo, I believe it! The key has a password vault, an ultra secure portable version of Mozilla Firefox, and an internet backup feature. Available for as low as 79.99 (for the 1gb version) the price includes "1 year of internet protection".



4 comments

  1. cwarren Says:
  2. Hi Kevin,
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  3. Kevin Says:
  4. Hello warren,

    Where can I contact you, or is it okay to communicate through comments?

    Thanks,
    Kevin

     
  5. cwarren Says:
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  7. Kevin Says:
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    Kevin