Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2

July 30, 2012 | Zoltan Arva-Toth | Accessories | Comment |

Kingston has announced the second-generation of its DataTraveler Locker+ secure USB Flash drive. The new, lower-priced DataTraveler Locker+ G2 works interchangeably between Mac OS X and Windows systems and all data is secured with hardware-based encryption. Available in 4GB (£7.43+VAT), 8GB (£8.61+VAT), 16GB (£15.33+VAT) and 32GB (£34.43+VAT) capacities, the Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2 is backed by a five-year warranty and free technical support.

Kingston Press Release

Kingston Digital Ships Next-generation Secure USB Flash Drive for Consumers

DataTraveler Locker+ G2 Safeguards Sensitive, Personal Information
Lower Price for Peace of Mind Data Security
Versatile Data Protection Works on Both Mac and PC Systems

London UK—Kingston Digital Europe Ltd., an affiliate of Kingston Technology Company Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the second-generation of its popular DataTraveler® Locker+ secure USB Flash drive for consumers. The new, lower priced DataTraveler Locker+ G2 works interchangeably between Mac OS X and Windows systems and all data is secured with hardware-based encryption.

Users simply setup a password upon first use for access and the drive is as simple as plug and play with no extra software or partitions needed. The stylish, durable metal casing also features a key loop for easy attachment to a backpack, briefcase or purse.

“Data security for consumers is simple and affordable with the new DataTraveler Locker+ G2. The data encryption makes this the perfect USB drive to keep your information safe and out of strangers’ hands in case it ever gets lost,” says Krystian Jaroszynski, European Product Manager – Flash & HyperX, Kingston Digital Europe. “Users can take their data between Mac and PC systems with ease, and also safely store login information to websites with the included password manager.”

The DataTraveler Locker+ G2 is available in 4GB (rrp: £7.43), 8GB (rrp £8.61), 16GB (rrp: £15.33) and 32GB (rrp: £34.43) capacities – all prices exclude vat. It is backed by a five-year warranty and free technical support. For more information visit

Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2 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
Versatile: works interchangeably between Mac OS X and Windows systems
Secure: drive locks down and reformats after 10 invalid login attempts
Easy to use: no application installation required
Password Manager: access and store user names and passwords for up to 20 accounts
Stylish: durable metal casing with built-in key loop
Customizable1: Co-Logo program available
Supports: Windows® 7, Vista®, XP & Mac OS X
Guaranteed: five-year warranty with free technical support
Capacities2: 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32GB
Speed3: 10MB/s read and 5MB/s write
Compatibility: designed to USB 2.0 specifications
No admin rights required
Minimum System Requirements:
USB 2.0 compliant and 3.0 compatible
Two (2) free consecutive drive letters required for use
Dimensions: 2.28” x 0.73” x 0.38” (58.00mm x 18.6mm x 9.75mm)
Operating Temperature: 32°F to 140°F (0°C to 60°C)
Storage Temperature: -4°F to 185°F (-20°C to 85°C)

Compatibility Table

DataTraveler Locker+ G2
Windows® 7 (SP1)
Windows Vista® (SP1, SP2)
Windows XP (SP3)
Mac OS X v. 10.5.x + (Intel® only)

1 Conditions apply; contact your local sales representative.
2 Some of the listed capacity on a Flash storage device is used for formatting and other functions and thus is not available for data storage. As such, the actual available capacity for data storage is less than what is listed on the products. For more information, go to Kingston’s Flash Guide at
3 Speed may vary due to host hardware, software and usage.

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About Kingston Digital, 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 call +44 (0)1932 738888 or visit

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