Qty:1
Add to Cart
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.

Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$12.86
+ Free Shipping
Sold by: biddeal_co
Add to Cart
$12.96
+ Free Shipping
Sold by: Limited Goods
Add to Cart
$10.66
+ $2.45 shipping
Sold by: Beach Audio

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Color:
  • V7 USB 2.0 Flash Drive, 16GB (VU216GAR-BLK-2N)
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
  • Image not available
  • To view this video download Flash Player
      

V7 USB 2.0 Flash Drive, 16GB (VU216GAR-BLK-2N)

by V7

List Price: $30.20
Price: $10.88 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $19.32 (64%)
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
16GB
2.0 Slide Black
  • Retractable Design - keep connector free of dirt and dust
  • Connect to keychain ring or purse for safe transportation
  • High speed data transfer: Read >10MB/s, Write >3MB/s
  • Durable impact resistant plastic housing
  • Plug and Play - Windows: 2000/XP/Vista/7/8, Mac: OS 9.0+, Linux: Kernel 2.4 operating system
  • 10 years Data retention - 100,000 Program/Erase Cycles
23 new from $9.42


WARNING:
CHOKING HAZARD -- Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Technical Details

Capacity: 16GB | Style: 2.0 Slide Black
  • Hard Drive: 16 GB
  See more technical details

Product Details

Capacity: 16GB | Style: 2.0 Slide Black
  • Product Dimensions: 2.1 x 0.9 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.3 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B00AZV27RI
  • Item model number: VU216GAR-BLK-2N
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: January 11, 2013

Product Description

Capacity: 16GB | Style: 2.0 Slide Black

The V7 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive offers an easy to use cap-less slide out design that will keep your USB connector free of dirt and dust without having to keep track of a cap. Theses drives allow you to store your important information in an easily transportable thumb drive so you can carry it throughout the day from your home, in the car and all around the office. Ranging in size options of 4GB, 8GB, 16GB and 32GB there's a size option for all your needs. Backed by a limited 5 year warranty these reliable drives provide peace of mind and freedom to transport your data with ease.

Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Ali Julia #1 REVIEWER#1 HALL OF FAME on June 14, 2013
Style Name: 3.0 Slide GreySize Name: 8GB
This V7 thumb flash drive has 8 GB capacity. It has a retractable USB plug controlled by a slide on the side of the stick (I am attaching a photo which can be located by following 'customer photos' link under the main photo). When the plug is retracted its size is 2.0"L x 0.8"W x 0.35"H. I like USB drive with retractable plug design for carrying around in my purse. According to the specification this memory stick has 10 year data retention and 5 year warranty. The memory stick is compatible with Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8, Linux Kernel 2.4, and Mac IS 9.0.

I measured the performance of V7 flash stick with several utilities and found it to be pretty good. It falls in the mid range of various USB memory sticks I have tested in the past, it is neither the slowest nor the fastest.

To test various USB devices I run the same set of tests so I can compare devices to each other in "apples to apples" comparison, this way if some unit does not perform well I notice it by comparing it to other devices I have tested. My "write" test consist of copying a large set of mp3 files totalling 638916 Kbytes.

V7 Flash Drive write performance:
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
✔ 1.535s (cpu) 1:08.45 (clock time)

For comparison I including numbers for copying the same set of files to SanDisk USB2 memory stick, Transcent microSDHC class 6 card, to hard disk of my computer,

✔ SanDisk USB2: 1.358s (CPU time), 1:23.53 (clock time)
✔ Hard Drive: 0.703s (CPU time), 0:10.06 (clock time)
✔ Transcent microSDHC : 1.482s (CPU time), 1:33.97 (clock time)

For read performance test I use Linux Disk Utility Benchmarks.

V7 Flash Drive Read-only performance:
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
✔ Minimum read rate 34.
Read more ›
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Angela Streiff TOP 50 REVIEWERVINE VOICE on June 30, 2013
Style Name: 3.0 Slide GreySize Name: 16GB
Retractable flash drives are a must for me. If something has a cap, I'll lose it. Then by the time I've located the cap, I've probably lose the item the cap belongs to. So I'm better off right from the get-go using something that retracts. So when I pick out flash drives, I usually prefer ones like this V7, with a retractable design. But I have a major issue with retractable drives that don't lock and stay in that position when your trying to plug them into a USB port. I was very happy to find that the the button locks into place on this drive very well, so that when it's pressed into a computer USB port, it doesn't start to retract inward from the applied pressure.

The case is made of a hard plastic that looks and feels like metal. It feels pretty solid in design and you have to hold it in hand and really look closely before you can tell that it's not a metal casing. There is a small cut-out at the end for adding a small nylon cord if you wanted to be able to carry this on a key chain, however the cord is not included. It transfers files without issue and I've done a few program backups on it and then restored the files from those backups, and haven't had any problems. My computers all recognize it as soon as I plug it in, without need for any prompting from me. It's been working well for me these past few weeks and I've not run into any problems.

A sample unit was provided for reviewing purposes.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By jjceo #1 HALL OF FAMETOP 10 REVIEWER on June 5, 2013
Style Name: 2.0 Slide BlackSize Name: 8GB
Length: 2:00 Mins
This is a simple and easy to use USB thumb flash drive that is 8 GB in size. I like retractable USB plug thumb drives as long as the USB connector stays extended when you try to plug it in and this one does. It is a reasonable size and it had OK writing speeds. It is slower than some of my other thumb drives but it does sell for less. The performance was good in my speed tests and I have included the information in my video for your information. The best write speed was 4979 MB/Sec and the best read speed was 16735 MB/Sec.

The specs state that the data retention is 10 years and the product has a 5 year limited warranty. This is a good product and it worked well in my testing. I rated it 5 stars.

I was supplied a sample for test and evaluation and I promised a fair and honest review.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Customer Images

Search