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Six Battery-Powered Wireless Storage Devices, Reviewed

Specifications and Test Configuration

Specifications

MakeCorsairKingston
ModelVoyager AirMobileLite Wireless
Model DesignationCMFAIR-RED-1000-NAMLW221
Internal Storage Capacity1 TB-
Storage Type2.5" hard disk-
ConnectorsUSB 3.0Card reader (SD), USB 2.0
Ethernet1000 MbNo
Wireless802.11b/g/n802.11b/g/n
Internet Pass-ThroughYesYes
Battery Capacity6200 mAh1800 mAh; 6500 mWh
Battery ChargingUSB, Car adapterUSB
Included AccessoriesmicroUSB cable, USB-to-DC cable, modular power supply, carrying bag, car adapter (2 A), quick start guidemicroUSB cable, quick start guide, microSD adapter
Firmware Version1.271.1.2.1
WarrantyThree yearsOne year
MakePQIPQI
ModelAir BankAir Drive
Model Designation6W31-500GR20016W11-0000R2002
Internal Storage Capacity500 GB-
Storage Type2.5" hard disk-
ConnectorsUSB 3.0Card reader (SD)
Ethernet100 MbNo
Wireless802.11b/g/n802.11b/g/n
Internet Pass-ThroughYesNo
Battery ChargingUSBUSB
Battery CapacityNot specifiedNot specified
Included AccessoriesIntegrated USB cablemicroUSB cable, carrying bag
Firmware Version1.03Not specified
WarrantyOne yearOne year
MakeSanDiskSeagate
ModelConnect Wireless Flash DriveWireless Plus
Model DesignationSDWS2-032G-E57STCK1000200
Internal Storage Capacity32 GB (microSD)1 TB
Storage TypeFlash2.5" hard disk
ConnectorsCard reader (microSD)USB 3.0 adapter (GoFlex)
EthernetNoNo
Wireless802.11b/g/n802.11b/g/n
Internet Pass-ThroughNoYes
Battery ChargingUSBUSB
Battery CapacityNot specifiedNot specified
Included AccessoriesIntegrated USB cablemicroUSB cable, USB-to-DC cable
Firmware VersionNot specifiedNot specified
WarrantyOne yearThree years

Test Configuration

System Hardware
HardwareDetails
CPUIntel Core i5-2400 (32 nm, Sandy Bridge, D2), 4C/4T, 3.2 GHz, 4 x 256 KB L2 Cache, 6 MB L3 Cache, w/ HD Graphics 3000, 95 W TDP, 3.6 GHz max. Turbo
Motherboard (LGA 1155)Gigabyte G1.Sniper M3, Revision: 1.0, Chipset: Intel Z77 Express, BIOS: F10c
RAM4 x 2 GB DDR3-1333, OCZ OCZ3G2000LV4GK
SSDSamsung 470 64 GB, Firmware 0901, SATA 3Gb/s
ControllerIntel PCH Z68 SATA 6Gb/s
Power SupplySeasonic X-760 760 W, SS-760KM Active PFC F3
Benchmarks
Performance MeasurementsCrystalDiskMark 3.0.2 x64 AS SSD 1.7.4739.38088 Xcopy Benchmarks
System Software & Drivers
DriversDetails
Operating SystemWindows 8 x64 Pro