Read the Other Reviews! Faulty Product, but FANTASTIC Seller1
Dr. Gordon, Amazon
13 October 2013
Summary: Most of the reviews of this product were very negative. I thought i would try it anyhow. Fortunately, I got into communication with the seller, Fast-N-Friendly, who told me if it didn't work for me, i could return the product for a refund of the purchase price. Perhaps it was foolhardy to take the risk on a product so widely panned, but Fast-N-Friendly won my confidence so I made the plunge.
Excerpt: Tried to download large files containing photographs. The flash drive only downloaded approximately 80% of each file. Disappointed. I will still use it, but not for the purpose that I had intended, i.e., to quickly download larger files.
Summary: for me it was a waste of money. didnt last a weak! kingston change it for a 32gb so i was happy, but again, it last also like one or two weeks. old flash drives wore more reliable than this big new ones...
Summary: I've had much smaller and older flash drives that have worked 1000 times better and faster than this. I want to find one as good as those but larger. This isn't it. When I copy my "My Documents" folder to my other external hard drives and flash drives, it takes around 4-10 minutes. Copying to this unit takes an hour! And it took nearly that long to delete the folder from this unit! What's that about?
Cons: Key chain is connected to the case not to the actual drive. THe case cracked in the first week. This allows the drive to fallout and be lost. I have 5 and all have this trouble. Kingston told me they are going to fix this problem but will not replace the
Cons: I have had 2 1 GB Data travlers, only to have them both lose all their information. On top of this Kingston cannot recover any data. Sounds like they are having a problem with this particluar size. I own a 256MB Kingston and a 64MB microdevice and have no