Kingston Digital Ships Next-generation Secure USB Flash Drive for Consumers

  • DataTraveler Locker+ G2 Safeguards Sensitive, Personal Information
  • Lower Price for Peace of Mind Data Security
  • Versatile Data Protection Works on Both Mac and PC Systems

DataTraveler Locker+ G2 Fountain Valley, CA -- July 10, 2012 -- Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the second-generation of its popular DataTraveler® Locker+ secure USB Flash drive for consumers. The new, lower priced DataTraveler Locker+ G2 works interchangeably between Mac OS X and Windows systems and all data is secured with hardware-based encryption.

Users simply setup a password upon first use for access and the drive is as simple as plug and play with no extra software or partitions needed. The stylish, durable metal casing also features a key loop for easy attachment to a backpack, briefcase or purse.

"Data security for consumers is simple and affordable with the new DataTraveler Locker+ G2. The data encryption makes this the perfect USB drive to keep your information safe and out of strangers’ hands in case it ever gets lost," said Andrew Ewing, Flash memory business manager, Kingston®. "Users can take their data between Mac and PC systems with ease, making it a secure and versatile USB drive.”

The DataTraveler Locker+ G2 is available in 4GB, 8GB, 16GB and 32GB capacities. It is backed by a five-year warranty and free technical support.

Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2 Features and Specifications:

  • Hardware encryption: the best in personal security to keep your data safe
  • Superior password protection: user sets a password to prevent unauthorized access
  • Versatile: works interchangeably between Mac OS X and Windows systems
  • Secure: drive locks down and reformats after 10 invalid login attempts
  • Easy to use: no application installation required
  • Stylish: durable metal casing with built-in key loop
  • Customizable1: Co-Logo program available
  • Supports: Windows® 7, Vista®, XP & Mac OS X
  • Guaranteed: five-year warranty with free technical support
  • Capacities2: 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32GB
  • Speed3: 10MB/s read and 5MB/s write
  • Compatibility: designed to USB 2.0 specifications
  • No admin rights required
  • Minimum System Requirements:
    – USB 2.0 compliant and 3.0 compatible
    – Two (2) free consecutive drive letters required for use
  • Dimensions: 2.28" x 0.73" x 0.38" (58.00mm x 18.6mm x 9.75mm)
  • Operating Temperature: 32°F to 140°F (0°C to 60°C)
  • Storage Temperature: -4°F to 185°F (-20°C to 85°C)
DataTraveler Locker+ G2 OS Compatibility Table
Operating System Compatibility
Windows® 7 (SP1) Yes
Windows Vista® (SP1, SP2) Yes
Windows XP (SP3) Yes
Mac OS X v. 10.5.x + (Intel® only) Yes

Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2 USB Flash Drive

Part Number Description MSRP (U.S. only)
DTLPG2/4GB 4GB DataTraveler Locker+ G2 USB Flash Drive $ 18.00
DTLPG2/8GB 8GB DataTraveler Locker+ G2 USB Flash Drive $ 21.00
DTLPG2/16GB 16GB DataTraveler Locker+ G2 USB Flash Drive $ 37.00
DTLPG2/32GB 32GB DataTraveler Locker+ G2 USB Flash Drive $ 82.00

1 Conditions apply; contact your local sales representative.
2 Some 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 kingston.com/flash_memory_guide.
3 Speed may vary due to host hardware, software and usage.

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About Kingston Technology Company, Inc.

From big data, to laptops and PCs, to IoT-based devices like smart and wearable technology, to design-in and contract manufacturing, Kingston helps deliver the solutions used to live, work and play. The world’s largest PC makers and cloud-hosting companies depend on Kingston for their manufacturing needs, and our passion fuels the technology the world uses every day. We strive beyond our products to see the bigger picture, to meet the needs of our customers and offer solutions that make a difference. To learn more about how Kingston Is With You, visit Kingston.com.

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