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    Default Need a reliable flash drive

    hi,

    I want to buy a reliable flash drive. I will use it as a portable bootable linux OS. So it is needless to say it should be heavy duty as I've already killed a A-Data 8 GB pen drive.

    I would not need more than 8-16 GB. So what will be a reliable brand ?

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    Transcends come with lifetime warranties and quality is decent. Sandisk IMO is the most reliable, see if you can find any.

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    Personal Experience

    Transcend Shitty
    Kingstone Pretty good
    Toshiba Pretty good(actually I'm using one toshiba pendrive for ubuntu )

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    Although there are many other brands that are better than Transcend, But I'd recommend not to buy one without proper warranty support.

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    how about corsair pen drives sold by computer source?

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    Quote Originally Posted by minitt View Post
    how about corsair pen drives sold by computer source?
    You mean the refurbished ones?
    those were crap. They have stopped selling those.

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    Quote Originally Posted by minitt View Post
    how about corsair pen drives sold by computer source?
    Refurbished. Not sure abt the quality though.

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