Kingston Digital Releases USB 3.0 Flash Drive for Personal Security

  • DataTraveler Locker+ G3 Safeguards Sensitive, Personal Information
  • USB 3.0 Speeds to Secure Files Faster
  • Versatile Data Protection Works on Both Mac and PC Systems

DataTraveler Locker+ G32014 International CES Las Vegas, NV and Fountain Valley, CA − January 7, 2014 − Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the launch of the DataTraveler® Locker+ G3 (DTLPG3) USB 3.0 Flash drive for personal security. The new, next generation DataTraveler Locker+ G3 offers USB 3.0 speeds and a sleek durable metal casing with a built-in key loop leaving photos, personal documents and other files safe and easy to access.

Kingston’s DataTraveler Locker+ G3 password protects and hardware encrypts data giving consumers the best in personal security with USB 3.0 speed. The DTLPG3 boasts higher speeds than the previous generation DataTraveler Locker+ G2, with read speeds up to 135MB/s and write speeds up to 40MB/s. All the security is built in with no application installation required making this drive very secure and easy to use.

“We are excited to offer a USB 3.0 drive for personal security where consumers can keep their data safe,” said Andrew Ewing, USB Business Manager, Kingston. “This is a great product for someone looking to store their sensitive personal documents on a safe, easy to use and nicely designed USB drive all at an affordable price.”

DataTraveler Locker+ G3 is available in 8GB, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB capacities and is backed by a five-year warranty, free live technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.

Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G3 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
  • Easy to use: no application installation required
  • Versatile: works interchangeably between Mac OS X and Windows systems
  • Secure: drive locks down and reformats after 10 invalid login attempts
  • Stylish: durable metal casing with built-in key loop
  • Co-Logo Program available1: customize DataTraveler Locker+ G3 by adding your logo and/or digital files and instantly increase your organization’s brand recognition. The Customization Program offers unique packaging, custom profiles, color adjustments, content loading and more, all with easy and convenient ordering.
  • Supports: Windows® 8, Windows® 7, Vista®, XP & Mac OS X
  • Guaranteed: five-year warranty with free technical support
  • Capacities2: 8GB, 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
  • Speed3:
    • USB 3.0 speed:
      • 8GB: 80MB/s read, 10MB/s write
      • 16GB: 135MB/s read, 20MB/s write
      • 32GB–64GB: 135MB/s read, 40MB/s write
    • USB 2.0 speed:
      • 8GB: 30MB/s read, 10MB/s write
      • 16GB–64GB: 30MB/s read, 20MB/s write
  • Dimensions: 60.56mm x 18.6 mm x 9.75 mm
  • Minimum System Requirements:
    • USB 3.0 compliant and 2.0 compatible
    • Two (2) free consecutive drive letters required for use4
  • Operating Temperature: 32°F to 140°F (0°C to 60°C)
  • Storage Temperature: -4°F to 185°F (-20°C to 85°C)
Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G3
Part Number Capacity and Features
DTLPG3/8GB 8GB DataTraveler Locker+ G3 USB Flash Drive
DTLPG3/16GB 16GB DataTraveler Locker+ G3 USB Flash Drive
DTLPG3/32GB 32GB DataTraveler Locker+ G3 USB Flash Drive
DTLPG3/64GB 64GB DataTraveler Locker+ G3 USB Flash Drive
Operating System USB 3.0 USB 2.0
Windows® 8 Yes Yes
Windows® 8 Yes Yes
Windows® RT No No
Windows® 7 (SP1) Yes Yes
Windows Vista® (SP2) Yes Yes
Windows XP (SP3) Yes Yes
Mac OS X v.10.6.x – 10.9.x Yes Yes

Kingston can be found on:
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/kingstontechmemory
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kingstontechnology
Twitter: http://twitter.com/kingstonhq
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/kingston
Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+kingston/posts

About Kingston Technology Company, 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 kingston.com

Editor's Note:

For additional information, evaluation units or executive interviews, please contact David Leong, Kingston Technology Company, Inc., 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, 714-438-1817 (Voice). Press images can be found in Kingston’s press room at kingston.com/company/press/

Kingston and the Kingston logo are registered trademarks of Kingston Technology Corporation. All rights reserved. All other marks may be the property of their respective titleholders.

Past Press Release

Press Home | 2018 | 2017