Parsippany, NJ—PNY Technologies debuted the newest member of its Elite-X Fit family of products. Boasting 512 gigabytes (GB) of capacity, the new PNY Elite-X Fit USB 3.1 flash drive is small in size but big in capacity. In addition, its performance and portability meet the requirements of speed in today’s digital world.
PNY’s technology advancements made it possible to double the capacity size of its existing 256GB Elite-X Fit without compromising form-factor, functionality or performance. As a result, the newly achieved capacity allows for the storage of more than 90,000 photos at 20-megapixel resolution.
512GB PNY Elite-X Fit USB 3.1 Specs
What’s more, the new drive delivers a read speed of up to 200MB/s and a transfer speed that is thirty times faster than the USB 2.0 flash drive. Subsequently, it allows for the faster transfer and storage of large files.
In addition, the low profile of the 512GB Elite-X Fit drive enables it to stay connected to the USB port on desktops and laptops, without interfering with usage of the devices.
The micro-size Elite-X Fit also has minimal protrusion from the USB port; this makes it suitable for laptops and ultrabooks; in-car audio systems; gaming consoles; TVs; and anywhere there is a demanding application and the need for portability.
The new USB flash drive also provides a textured grip to make the plug and unplug experience easier. Moreover, it includes a protective translucent cap for the USB connector when not in use.
Other features of the 512GB PNY Elite-X drive are a USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface; a USB-A connector; and dimensions of 0.80x0.31x0.61 inch. It is compatible with PCs and Macs incorporating a USB 3.1 Gen 1 port. Furthermore, it is backward compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
The 512GB PNY Elite-X Fit USB 3.1 flash drive started shipping June 12, 2020. It has a suggested retail price of $99.99.
PNY Launches Watch2Win Contest
In other news, PNY’s new Watch2Win contest started. Watch2Win is the foundation of PNY’s professional graphics e-learning program for professionals who use NVIDIA Quadro professional graphics boards.
The contest offers participants a chance to win a NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 powered workstation from AMAX. The workstation supports everything from media editing and CAD to virtual reality.
Moreover, there are 13 ways to get from one to five entries for the grand prize.
The most entries are achieved by watching short videos that highlight the key benefits of using NVIDIA Quadro GPUs in professional workflows.
In addition, as an incentive to stay up to date with Quadro product information, tips and tricks and use cases, consumers can also earn entries by signing up to PNY’s Quadro-centric professional social platforms and subscribe to PNY on YouTube.