Small, virtually weightless and with huge storage – USB flash drives are very useful. You can use them for backup, copying files from one computer to the other – and more.
Here are 5 cool USB flash drives (AKA Disk on Key):
LaCie 4 GB iamakey USB Flash Drive – The key-shaped design is functional and memorable, and the protection that the LaCie iamaKey offers makes it extremely reliable. Best of all, with its 4GB and 8GB models, you can fit an enormous amount of data in a small flash drive.
SanDisk Cruzer Slide 2 GB USB Drive – SanDisk’s products are great, and this USB drive has a sliding cap design to prevent lost caps.
USB Memory Brick Thumbdrive – With these USB Memory Brick Thumbdrives, they’ve taken a regular brick and inserted a 4 Gigabyte piece of USB flash memory. Now you can store millions of pages of text, thousands of images, hundreds of songs, or 10 hours of movies.
USB 8GB Flash Drive Lighter – This flash drive has an ample 8GB capacity and the lighter is refillable. The USB connector slides out of the bottom of the metal case, using a small slider lever located on the side of the lighter.
Ironkey Military Strength Flash Drive – For those of you who are really keen on security – this is the perfect USB drive. Like you, the US Military wanted portable but secure storage, and the guys at IronKey stepped up. They’ve developed the perfect solution that’s one-part thumb-drive, and two parts Mission: Impossible. Their thumb drives hold up to 8 Gigabytes of data, but includes a hardware encryption chip that scrambles the data so as to be completely unreadable without a password. More info here.