jul 05 2010

DealExtreme: Sandisk Cruzer Flash Drive 8GB (Sandisk U3 USB 2.0 Flash/Jump Drive (8GB))

Today I speak of Sandisk Cruzer 8GB Pendrives (Sandisk U3 USB 2.0 Flash/Jump Drive (8GB)) of DealExtreme. I bought in order to use them for function ReadyBoost no Windows 7. Such a function is to use flash memory devices as cache to improve performance of the operating system, taking advantage of the speed of these devices, especially in shuffle, that is the weak point of the hard disks, that are best read in sequential.

Pendrives Sandisk Cruzer USB 2.0 8GB

Sandisk Cruzer USB pendrives 2.0 8GB

I would buy two 8GB Pendrives, for use in different machines, but to enjoy the lowest price with the BULKRATE, resolve to take three of them. A Sandisk has been my favorite brand of flash drives for some time, my pendrive current daily use is also a Sandisk Cruzer acquired in Newegg.ca, and the former was also a Sandisk Cruzer, that is now used to ReadyBoost on a laptop. Recently in girlfriend also was in need of a pendrive and used my DX Points to exchange for a Sandisk 4GB version in. A DealExtreme also has versions of 2GB and 16GB.

Parte traseira da embalagem dos Pendrives Sandisk de 8GB

The back of the pack of Sandisk 8GB USB Keys

This flash drive does not come with the software Sandisk U3, but I believe you can install it without problems, did not do it just because with them in the U3 ReadyBoost function would have no utility, and still occupy space that could be used by ReadyBoost. The product code Sandisk site from north-American e SDCZ36-008G-A11, and I received the pendrive is SDCZ36-008G-P36, but there is reason for concern, O is for exactly this code contained in site by Sandisk chinesa. The packages are written in English, and there is only one label in Chinese in front, and another at the rear of each. The guarantee is 5 years and apparently goes worldwide.

Pendrive Sandisk 8GB, com seu conector retrátil

Sandisk 8GB Pendrive, with its retractable connector

The Sandisk Cruzer flash drives use a retractable connector, a better solution than the caps present in other models, that eventually are lost, leaving the connector without any protection.

Pendrive Sandisk 8GB com o conector retrátil na posição externa

Sandisk 8GB flash drive with retractable connector in the external position

The request was made in 30/03/2010, sent em 07/04/2010, recorded as received in Brazil 22/04 and delivery by mail in 27/04. the package has not been taxed or stamp of the IRS. The declared value was $40 HKD (Hong Kong dollars), which equates to just over £ 9,00. The product description on the package is "MEMORY CARDS / USB DRIVES”. The tracking on the site of the Post Office is shown below:

DataLocalSituation
27/04/2010 16:58CDD RIO CLARO – RIO CLARO / SPDelivered
Recebido by ??? RG: ???
27/04/2010 10:44CDD RIO CLARO – RIO CLARO / SPOut for delivery
22/04/2010 10:32BRAZIL – BRAZIL / XXAwarded
Received / Brazil
Pacote da DealExtreme com os três Pendrives Sandisk USB 2.0 8GB

DealExtreme package with three USB Sandisk Pendrives 2.0 8GB

And I'm ending here. Wait for the next reviews. If you also want to shop in DealExtreme, directly from Hong Kong, click here and good shopping.

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