Kingston Digital Releases Type-A Addition to DataTraveler Max USB 3.2 Gen 2 Series

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kingston Digital, Inc., the flash memory subsidiary of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., a global leader in memory products and technology solutions, today announces the addition of the DataTraveler® Max Type-A. He joins DataTraveler® Max, USB Type-C®1 model, to complete Kingston’s DT Max series of next-generation high-performance USB flash drives. Both discs take advantage of the latest USB 3.2 Gen 2 Standard.

The DataTraveler Max (DT Max) series offers record speeds up to 1000 MB/s read and 900 MB/s write2 to make them some of the fastest USB drives on the market and the first of their kind. DT Max is designed with portability and convenience in mind. DT Max Type-A features a merlot and black design with a Type-A connector, while the original DT Max features an all-black design with a Type-C connector to tell the drives apart at a glance. The unique ridged housing protects the connector when not in use and is easy to move in one motion. Seamlessly transfer and store large digital files such as HD photos, 4K/8K videos, music and more with maximum speeds and high capacities up to 1TB3. The addition of a key loop and LED status indicator makes the drive ideal for users who need storage on the go.

“The DT Max series of USB flash drives offer class-leading speeds and uncompromising storage space to enable consumers to create and meet today’s content demands – now supporting Type-C and type A,” said Carissa Blegen, flash product manager, Kingston. “The introduction of a Type-A version of the groundbreaking DT Max series raises the bar and gives Kingston a more complete line of high-performance solutions in the USB storage category.”

The DataTraveler Max series is available in capacities from 256 GB to 1 TB and is backed by a five-year warranty with free technical support. For more information, visit

DataTraveler Max Serial USB 3.2 Gen 2 Flash Drive Features and Specifications:

  • Latest USB 3.2 Gen 2 standard: Move your files in a flash with incredible speeds of up to 1000MB/s read, 900MB/s write.
  • Storage without compromise: Available in a range of high capacities from 256GB to 1TB to carry your digital library on the go.
  • Double option for connectivity: USB Type-C®1 and varieties of Type-A connectors to support next-gen and traditional laptop or desktop computers for seamless file transfers.
  • Unique design: Convenient one-handed sliding cap, LED status indicator and functional key fob loop.
  • Abilities3: 256 GB, 512 GB, 1 TB
  • Interface: USB 3.2 Gen 2
  • The rapidity2: Up to 1000 MB/s read, 900 MB/s write
  • Dimensions:
    • Type-C: 82.17mm x 22.00mm x 9.02mm

    • Type A: 91.17mm 22.00mm x 9.02mm

  • lester:
  • Operating temperature: 0°C~60°C
  • Storage temperature: -20°C~85°C
  • Warranty/support: 5 year warranty with free technical support
  • Compatible with: Windows® 11, 10, 8.1, Mac OS® (v. 10.14.x +), Linux (v. 2.6.x +), Chrome OS™

DataTraveler Max Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 2 Flash Drive

Article number



256 GB


512 GB



USB 3.2 Gen 2 DataTraveler Max Type-C Flash Drive

Article number



256 GB


512 GB



1 USB Type-C® and USB-C® are registered trademarks of USB Implementers Forum.

2 Speed ​​may vary depending on host hardware, software and usage.

3 Some of the listed capacity on a Flash storage device is used for formatting and other functions and therefore is not available for data storage. Thus, the actual capacity available for data storage is less than what is indicated on the products. For more information, see Kingston’s Flash Memory Guide.

Kingston is on:

About Kingston Digital, Inc.

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

Editor’s note: For more information, review units, or executive interviews, please contact the Public Relations Team, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, 714-435-2600 ( voice). Press images can be found in the Kingston press room

Kingston and the Kingston logo are registered trademarks of Kingston Technology Corporation. IronKey is a registered trademark of Kingston Digital, Inc. All rights reserved. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Comments are closed.