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Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

  • Model DTSE9H/16GBZ
  • 16GB
  • USB 2.0
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Kingston's DataTraveler® SE9 USB Flash drive has a stylish metal casing with a large ring so it will attach easily. The small form factor makes it a great accessory for notebooks like Intel's new Ultrabook™ as well as tablets that offer USB ports. Its durable casing lets users securely carry this drive everywhere they go with their new devices. DataTraveler SE9 is covered by a five-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston® reliability.

Kingston's DataTraveler® SE9 USB Flash drive has a stylish metal casing with a large ring so it will attach easily. The small form factor makes it a great accessory for notebooks like Intel's new Ultrabook™ as well as tablets that offer USB ports. Its durable casing lets users securely carry this drive everywhere they go with their new devices. DataTraveler SE9 is covered by a five-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston® reliability.


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Model

Brand
Kingston
Series
DataTraveler SE9
Model
DTSE9H/16GBZ

Tech Spec

USB Specification
USB 2.0
Capacity
16GB
Dimensions
1.535" x 0.486" x 0.179" (39.00mm x 12.35mm x 4.55mm)
Color
Silver
Features
Supports Windows 7, Vista, XP & Mac

Stylish metal casing

Sturdy loop

Convenient: small, capless and pocket-sized for easy transportability

Customizable: Co-Logo program Available

Operating System Compatibility:
- Windows 7
- Windows Vista
- Windows XP
- Mac OS v.10.5x
- Linux v.2.6.x+

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 5 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 5 years


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  • Arne K.
  • 7/23/2014 2:23:45 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsStill plugging along

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: Reliable little drive in solid housing

Cons: 16GB is small these days.

Other Thoughts: Not super fast or fancey, but still working.

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  • Jeffery M.
  • 7/14/2014 3:36:59 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat stick

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: Great little memory stick, love the ring permanently built into the design.

Cons: Runs hot under my *constant* use (writing an image file approx every 30-90s 24/7).

Other Thoughts: I use it on a security camera for local backup/storage of captured images and have mounted a small heatsink to it since it was very hot to the touch. The aluminum case may also be funneling heat from the camera itself. I have been running it like this for almost 6 months now and it hasn't failed yet. I expect it could survive anything normal usage throws at it. :)

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  • Allen I.
  • 6/26/2014 3:31:05 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood capacity, tough little drive

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: -Tough flash drive
-Holds up to 16 GB of data
-Reliable (5 months, rides everywhere on a key ring in a pocket)
-Solid metal hole for key ring, lanyard, etc. (no plastic/glue here)

Cons: -Poor relative price/GB ratio
-32 GB models are already about the same price
-Slow transfer rate (I know it's only USB 2.0... it's still a little slow)

Other Thoughts: This is a great flash drive. I don't mind its relatively slow transfer speed. I formatted this drive exfat so I could use it with Mac and PC and store files larger than 4 GB (FAT32 no like >4 GB). The hole for your key ring/lanyard/etc is solid metal and plenty large for whatever you're hooking it on. It's a little slow at transferring large files (500 MB and up). If you need 16 GB on your key ring right now, get at least 32 GB instead. If you need 32 GB on your key ring now, get 64.

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  • Dan F.
  • 6/24/2014 3:46:43 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsDiscreet storage for pocket or keyring

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: These simply work. Worth the dollars. They are small enough to go through airport security and not setoff the TSA bells and whistles. I forgot them twice in my pocket at Burbank.

Cons: none

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  • Simon B.
  • 6/18/2014 10:06:26 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsIt's a USB drive

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: It seems to work well, and I never had any problem with it so far.

It looks really nice.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: The end of the key tends to get scratched when you plug it in the usb port.

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  • Sarah M.
  • 5/30/2014 7:08:44 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsSLOW transfer rates

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: Great form factor.

Cons: The transfer rates are in the 2-4MB/s range for a big transfer.

Other Thoughts: I bought 3 8GB drives and this 16 GB and they are all brutally slow to write to. These are significantly slower than other older Kingston flash drives that I have.

Manufacturer Response:

Hello, I'm Jewel with Kingston Technical Support. We apologize for the issue experienced with the DTSE9 flash drive. This model is an entry-level USB 2.0 drive and does not provide performance transfer speeds. If you are looking for a performance speed drive, please consider one of our USB 3.0 performance drives such as the DTR30G2 which offers a write speed of 25-45MB/s depending on capacity. For any further assistance, please call us at 1-800-435-0640 (USA and Canada only) M - F 6am - 6pm PT and I or another available Technician will assist you.

Thank you for selecting Kingston as your upgrade partner.

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  • Sean C.
  • 5/22/2014 8:01:46 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsNice. Compact. Functional

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: Very small and durable. The aluminum (?) finish and body is tough and light. The unit itself is very small and works perfectly. The body itself fits into a USB port and is ~1.5" long.

Cons: The speeds aren't terribly fast, but it does the job. I've had other flash drives that were way faster, but I wonder if this device's size has a hand in that. Dunno.

Other Thoughts: Get it. It's an incredibly compact USB that will not fill your pocket when on your keychain.

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  • Ian L.
  • 5/10/2014 2:04:06 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsAwesome drive Awesome price.

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: Small size, very portable no issues with drive at all.

Cons: None that I can find.

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  • Robert O.
  • 5/1/2014 12:38:46 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsworks great for my needs

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: It's small, unobtrusive and hearty. The one-piece metal housing is fantastic for keeping it working regardless of the average manhandling and drops - and I've been through several SanDisk Cruzer Titanium drives. The finish on the cover is nicely brushed, and doesn't ding up very easily.

Cons: Don't expect data transfer to be super fast (it is USB 2.0 afterall). The drive can fit snugly in some USB ports, but nothing that I felt might be damaging to the USB port.

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  • John W.
  • 4/26/2014 8:22:33 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWhat a gem

This review is from: Kingston DataTraveler SE9 16GB USB 2.0 Flash Drive Model DTSE9H/16GBZ

Pros: Price, Quality + Free shipping.

Cons: None so far with Kingston quality and I don't expect any either.

Other Thoughts: Won't set any speed records for reading and writing because it's USB1. For the ruggedness and amount of storage you get for the price you can't go wrong. Big transfers? Go get a soda, sit back and relax while the read/write happens. Life goes by way too fast anyhoo!

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