Comparison – Which flash drive is right for me?

Features S250

  • Maximum Security and High Performance
  • Ultra fast data transfer
  • Highly reliable memory meets daily use and long-term storage needs
  • Ideal for virtual desktops & portable applications


  • Maximum Security and Cost-Effective Memory
  • Ideal for users with high-volume storage needs
  • Fast flash memory with high-performance architecture
  • Excellent for most business uses
SDG003FM- FIPS Edition

  • 10 key PIN-pad for hardware authentication
  • FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Certified (FIPS EDITION only)
  • Completely operating system independent
  • 256-bit AES hardware encryption
  • Anodized aluminum shell
  • Dust resistant and waterproof
  • Epoxy potting prevents physical tampering
  • Ships individually packaged within clamshell
  • Includes lanyard and Quick Start Guide


  • Same features as the SDG003FM but does not have the formal certification of FIPS
Capacity 1GB, 2GB, 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32GB, 64GB 4GB, 8GB, 16GB
Speed Up to 27MB/s readUp to 24MB/s write Up to 17.20 MB/S ReadUp to 3.78 MB/S write
Memory Dual-channel SLC Flash (S250)Dual-channel MLC Flash (D250)
Dimensions 75mm X 19mm X 9mm 3” x 7/8” x 3/8”
Weight .9 oz (25 grams) 1.12877 oz (32 grams)
Waterproof MIL-STD-810F IP57 Rating
Operating Temperatures 0° C, +70° C
Operating Shock 16G RMS 16G RMS
Operating System Encryption Compatibility Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2+, Windows 2000 SP4, Macintosh OS X 10.4+ (excluding OS X Mountain Lion, or 10.8+. A fix is being developed.)Linux 2.6+ Works On and Across All Operating Systems (including Windows, MacO/S, Linux, Android, Symbian)Works with Smartphones and Tablet PCs*Works with DVRs, Scanners, Projectors & Embedded Systems
Hardware Encryption Data: AES Cipher-Block Chaining modeEncryption Keys: 256-bit Hardware DRNGPKI: 2048-bit RSAHashing: 256-bit SHAFIPS Validations: 140-2 Level 3 Full-disk encryption with on-the-fly 256-bit AES
Hardware Interface USB 2.0 high speed USB 2.0 high speed