Mobile News and PR - 10 January 2014
Author: Kristofer Brozio

Well this is a new one on me, I’ve never seen a USB drive with a microUSB connector. The new Corsair Flash Voyager Go is made to be used with mobile devices like your phone and tablet for extra storage space. It comes in 16gb, 32gb or 64gb capacity with prices of $20, $30 and $50 respectively. It will be available sometime this month at the usual places. The drive is compatible with USB 3.0 and downward and should offer speed of up to 135 mb/s.

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Corsair®, a world leader in high-performance components to the PC hardware market, today announced the Flash Voyager® GO USB 3.0 flash drive in 64GB, 32GB, and 16GB capacities. The exceptionally lightweight, thumb-sized drive has both a USB and a Micro-USB connector, providing convenient data transfer and storage for PCs, notebooks, and Micro-USB OTG-compatible Android phones and tablets.

The Flash Voyager GO’s Micro-USB connector enables transfer of videos, music, and photos from and between OTG-compatible Android devices while the USB 3.0 connector enables easy and fast storage of those files to and between desktop and laptop computers. The drive also provides convenient storage expansion for OTG-compatible phones and tablets to free up precious device memory.

The Flash Voyager GO supports USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 for high-speed transfer speeds of up to 135 MB/s on PCs under Microsoft® Windows®, Mac OS® X, and Linux® with no additional software required. A durable keychain and two caps, one black and one yellow, are included.

“The Voyager Go is the next evolution in mobile storage devices. In addition to supporting PC to PC connectivity, the Voyager Go addresses the ever expanding mobile device ecosystem and also connects it to the PC world,” said Jeannie Khoo, product manager for USB flash drives at Corsair. “The Flash Voyager GO provides Android device users with one stop, immediate, cost-effective transfer and storage."

Pricing, Availability, and Warranty

The Flash Voyager GO flash drives will be available in January from Corsair’s worldwide network of resellers and distributors. They are backed by a 5-year warranty and Corsair’s well-earned reputation for quality, compatibility, and performance.

Suggested retail pricing is as follows:

  • Flash Voyager GO 16GB: $19.99 USD
  • Flash Voyager GO 32GB: $29.99 USD
  • Flash Voyager GO 64GB: $49.99 USD 

For more information on the Corsair Flash Voyager GO USB 3.0 flash drives, please visit:
https://corsair.sharefile.com/d/s730bbbdfe86426db









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(1) Reader Comment

  1. If they made one end of this USB and the other end Micro USB that would be special. Then I could ditch the dongle for my 8″ tablet.