Lexar JumpDrive Tough ruggedized flash drive now available
Lexar has just unveiled a new flash drive that joins the JumpDrive lineup. Dubbed JumpDrive Tough, this USB memory stick "combines a rugged yet stylish look with secure, high-speed performance."
According to the official press release, the Lexar JumpDrive Tough provides read speeds up to 150 MB/s and can write data up to 60 MB/s. These speeds require the drive to be connected via USB 3.1 or USB 3.0. This drive is also compatible with USB 2.0 ports, but its speed would be limited when used in this scenario.
Available in 32 GB, 64 GB, and 128 GB variants, Lexar's JumpDrive Tough can handle impact/pressure levels up to 750 PSI, temperatures between -13 °F and 300 °F, and can be submerged all the way down to 98 feet. It also comes with a 256-bit AES encryption solution named EncryptStick Lite.
Lexar JumpDrive Tough comes with a three-year limited warranty, works with both PCs and Macs, and the prices are $19.99 USD, $34.99 USD, and $59.99 USD, depending on capacity.