HyperX offers a wide variety of memory and storage products. They have grown to be the world's largest independent manufacturer of memory products. With global headquarters in Fountain Valley, California, Kingston employs more than 4,000 people worldwide. They are regarded as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in America” by Fortune magazine.
USB flash drives are about as common as a computer accessory can be. Most computer users have at least one, may have more than one. They have proven to be one of the must have devices for transferring files back and forth between USB enabled systems. As the capacity and speed have increased, they have almost completely replaced other medium, such as CD replaced the floppy.
HyperX has been actively expanding their original Savage memory and solid state drive lines, adding a series of USB Flash Drives. Today we will be a taking a look at one of these new flash drives, the HyperX Savage 128GB USB 3.1. The HyperX Savage is rated up to speeds of 350MB/s read and 250MB/s write. It also features a bold design with a red aluminum “X” accent and a black soft touch body.
HyperX's take on the Savage 128GB USB 3.1 Gen 1 USB Flash Drive
Less waiting, more gaming.
HyperX® Savage USB Flash drive offers blazing fast speeds up to 350MB/s to save time during file transfers and let you quickly access, edit and transfer files from the drive without any performance lag. Capacities up to 256GB provide plenty of room for large digital files such as movies, hi-res images, music and more. It’s compliant with USB 3.1 Gen 1 specifications to take advantage of USB 3.1 ports in desktops and notebooks and also backward compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0. HyperX Savage is a stylish drive, with a sleek black casing and signature HyperX logo in red and an aggressive look. It’s designed to work on multiple platforms and game consoles, including PS4™, PS3™, Xbox One™ and Xbox 360®.
- Blazing fast transfer speeds - HyperX Savage delivers blazing transfer speeds of 350MB/s read and 250MB/s write (64GB model delivers 350MB/s read and 180MB/s write) to save time and let you quickly access files with no performance lag. Capacities up to 256GB provide plenty of room to store large files, including movies, high resolution images, music, games and more.
- USB 3.1 Gen 1 functionality - HyperX Savage is compliant with USB 3.1 Gen 1 specifications to let you take advantage of USB 3.0 ports in newer notebooks and desktops.
- Bold design - This stylish drive has an aggressive look that complements the latest PCs and consoles. Its sleek black casing is accented with the signature HyperX logo in metallic red.
- Multi-platform compatibility - Use this versatile drive on multiple platforms, including desktops, notebooks and gaming consoles, including PS4™, PS3™, Xbox One™ and Xbox 360®. Its slim design fits in tight console USB ports, and it lets console users quickly transfer their profiles.
Let's take a closer look and test it on the next page.