Kingston Digital Doubles Capacity for World’s Largest USB Flash Drive

Kingston Digital Doubles Capacity for World’s Largest USB Flash Drive


  • 2TB Capacity

  • A New Ultimate in Flash Drive Storage Achieved


2017 International CES LV, Nevada & Fountain Valley, CA – January 3, 2017 – Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced DataTraveler® Ultimate Generation Terabyte (GT), the world’s highest capacity USB Flash drive. DataTraveler Ultimate GT offers up to 2TB of storage space and USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) performance.

Power users will have the ability to store massive amounts of data in a small form factor, including up to 70 hours of 4K video on a single 2TB drive*. DataTraveler Ultimate GT offers superior quality in a high-end design as it is made of a zinc-alloy metal casing for shock resistance. Its compact size gives the tech enthusiast or professional user an easily portable solution to store and transfer their high capacity files. For more information please see below or refer to the following reference table for storage capacities.

“At Kingston, we push the limits of what’s possible,” said Jean Wong, Flash business manager. “With the DataTraveler Ultimate GT, we empower users to increase their data storage mobility in a highly manageable form factor. This is a terrific follow up to our 1TB drive released in 2013 and by doubling the capacity, users can store and carry even larger amounts of data easily.”

DataTraveler Ultimate GT ships in February and will be available in 1TB and 2TB capacities. It is backed by 5-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability. For more information, visit


Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate GT Features and Specifications:

·         Capacities1: 1TB, 2TB

·         Speed2: USB 3.1 Gen. 13

·         Dimensions: 72mm x 26.94mm x 21mm

·         Operating Temperature: -25°C to 60°C

·         Storage Temperature: -40°C to 85°C

·         Warranty: 5-year warranty with free technical support

·         Compatible with: Windows® 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 (SP1), Mac OS v.10.9.x+, Linux v.2.6.x+, Chrome OSTM


DataTraveler Ultimate GT Part Numbers

Part Number







OS List

USB  2.0

USB 3.0 / USB 3.1

Windows 10



Windows 8.1



Windows 8



Windows 7 (SP1)



Mac OS (v. 10.9.x +)



Linux (v. 2.6.x +)







*Based on Flash Memory Storage Chart

1Some of the listed capacity on a Flash storage device is used for formatting and other functions and thus is not available for data storage. As such, the actual available capacity for data storage is less than what is listed on the products. For more information, go to Kingston’s Flash Guide at

2Speed may vary due to host hardware, software and usage.

3USB 3.1 Gen 1 performance requires a host device with a USB 3.0 or 3.1 port.

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About Kingston Digital, Inc.

Kingston Digital, Inc. (“KDI”) is the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent manufacturer of memory products. Established in 2008, KDI is headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, USA. For more information, please visit or call 800-337-8410. 


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