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Victorinox Swiss Army has added a new line of portable USB drives aimed at increasing the overall usability of thumb drives. The new Jetsetter line of drives packs flight-friendly Swiss Army implements into a detachable USB flash drive form factor along with security software specific to Macs. The Jetsetter line comes with scissors, a bottle opener, a magnetics Phillips screwdriver, wire stripper, key ring, and LED mini light.
Known for its Swiss Army knives, Victorinox Swiss Army North America revealed that it will stop supporting software and security certificates on its line of secure USB flash drivers. The current ones are due to expire on September 15 on the Victorinox Slim, Secure, and Presentation Master products. Owners are urged to back up any secure data to avoid losing it permanently.
We stopped by the Victorinox booth to see what's new at CES. The Swiss Army knife maker showed off an upcoming limited edition knife with a built-in 1TB solid state drive. Slightly larger than its smaller-capacity brethren, the drive is capable of 220MBps read and 150MBps write speeds. As with other Swiss Army USB knives, the drive is detachable from the knife, though this process is much simpler here.
Victorinox Swiss Army has just released new portable flash drives, with the Slim and Slim Duo ranges. They are available in capacities between 4GB and 64GB for the former and up to 128GB for the latter thanks to two 64GB memory sticks. All have data encryption onboard with password protection.