Amazon offers the PNY 246GB USB 3.0 Flash drive for $69.99 shipped. That’s almost half off of list and the lowest price we’ve seen on this Flash drive that is bigger and faster than many hard drive/SSD solutions. PNY gets an impressive 4.3/5 star reviews and features:
- Transfer speeds approximately 10 times faster than standard PNY USB 2.0 Flash Drives
- Store and transfer large files faster than ever with USB 3.0 technology
- Allows for quick and easy transfer of all content
- Transfer one movie in 13 seconds with a Turbo USB 3.0 Flash Drive vs. 5 minutes with a standard USB 2.0 Flash Drive
- The 256GB Turbo USB 3.0 Flash Drive can hold approximately 47,349 songs
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports, so you can utilize any USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port; compatible with most PC and Mac laptop and desktop computers
- Free technical support
- Sliding collar, capless design with integrated loop makes it easy to attach to key chains, backpacks and etc.
While this could make a great stocking-stuffer, it also could serve as a backup drive for a MacBook Air or a huge Sneaker-net drive for the house. I personally like filling these things up with music and attaching it to my car’s USB so I pretty much have my whole collection with me on the road.