The Best Pen drive in India in 2020 [Buyers Guide]

Are you looking for the best pen drive? If yes, then you’re in the right place.

Pen drives are convenient tools to carry your hard work. Anyone who is connected to the internet or working on a laptop, mobile or work in an office, a pen drive is a must buying option for them. 

In today’s time, many options are available in the market. But not all those options are good for you. Some of the products I have found to be fragile, and it doesn’t last for a long time.

That’s why today I am writing this article. In this article, I will list the best pen drives currently available in the market and which are adored by the users.

List of the Best USB Flash Drive

SanDisk Cruzer Blade  Check Price
SanDisk Ultra Dual Check Price
Toshiba U202  Check Price
HP v236w USB 2.0 Check Price
HP OTG Flash Drive Check Price
Strontium Pollex Check Price

The Best Pen drives in India (Value for Money)

SanDisk Cruzer Blade USB Flash Drive – ( Model – SDCZ50-016G-B35 )

SanDisk Cruzer Blade  Pen Drive is a pen India USB flash drive. It is the most popular USB Drive. This device is currently available in five variant, 8GB variant, 16 GB variant, 32GB variant, 64GB variant, and 128Gb variant. It has over 25000 five star ratings, no doubt in the budget segment this is the best affordable Pen Drive.

SanDisk Cruzer Blade Product Details

  • Product Dimensions 1.8 x 0.7 x 4.1 cm
  • Hardware Interface USB 2.0
  • Max Shutter Speed 4.02 MB/sec Seconds
  • Data Transfer Rate 8 megabits_per_second
  • 5 years limited warranty

SanDisk Cruzer Blade 8GB

This 8GB variant can hold up to 450 photos, 20 minutes long videos, 500 songs and 2GB of documents.

SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB

This 16GB variant can hold up to 900 photos, 40 minutes long videos, 1000 songs and 4GB of documents. (Cheapest)

SanDisk Cruzer Blade 32GB

This 32GB variant can hold up to 1800 photos, 80 minutes long videos, 2000 songs and 8GB of documents.

SanDisk Cruzer Blade 64GB

This 64GB variant can hold up to 3600 photos, 180 minutes long videos, 4000 songs and 16GB of documents.

SanDisk Cruzer Blade 128GB

This 128GB variant can hold up to 7200 photos, 320 minutes long videos, 8000 songs and 32GB of documents.

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SanDisk Ultra Dual OTG Pen Drive – Model – ( SDDD3-064G-G46 )

SanDisk Ultra Dual USB flash drive could be an excellent choice for those who are looking for a Pen Drive to store their mobile data. It is an OTG USB flash drive. And it is available in 4 variants, 16Gb variant, 32GB Variant, 64GB variant, 128GB variant.

In my daily life, I meet several people who don’t know that they can send their mobile data to a Pen Drive. This makes life comfortable. Carrying everything in your mobile device can make your device slow.

SanDisk Ultra Dual OTG Pen Product Details

  • Product Dimensions 3 x 2.5 x 1.2 cm
  • Data Transfer Rate 130 megabytes_per_second
  • Item Weight 4.54 g
  • Hardware Interface USB 2.0
  • 5 years warranty from date of purchase

SanDisk Ultra Dual OTG 16GB

This 16GB variant can hold up to 900 photos, 40 minutes long videos, 1000 songs and 4GB of documents. It has got a Transfer Speed of 130MB/s.

SanDisk Ultra Dual OTG 32GB

This 32GB variant can hold up to 18000 photos, 80 minutes long videos, 2000 songs and 8GB of documents. It has got a Transfer Speed of 150MB/s.

SanDisk Ultra Dual OTG 64GB

This 64GB variant can hold up to 3600 photos, 160 minutes videos, 4000 songs and 16GB of documents. It has got a Transfer Speed of 150MB/s.

SanDisk Ultra Dual OTG 128GB

This 128GB variant can hold up to 7200 photos, 320 minutes long videos, 8000 songs and 32GB of documents. It has got a Transfer Speed of 150MB/s.

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Toshiba U202 16GB USB 2.0 Pendrive – (Model – THN-U202L0160A4 )

If you don’t admire carrying large size Pen Drive, then this device could be an excellent choice for you. This Pen Drive is tiny in size, but it comes with great storage. Currently, it comes with only one variant.

Toshiba U202 16GB USB 2.0 Product Details

  • Height 5 Millimeters
  • Item Width 20 Millimeters
  • Item Weight 9.07 g
  • Product Dimensions 5 x 2 x 0.5 cm
  • 5 years warranty from date of purchase

Toshiba U202 16GB USB 2.0

This device supports USB interface (Type A) with Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.6.6 and beyond.

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HP v236w USB 2.0 Pen Drive – (Model – v236w )

HP is a well-known brand; it provides quality to its customers. HP’s Pen Drive could be an excellent choice for those who don’t admire boring looks. This Pen Drive has got a stylish outlook. It surely will attract your friends and colleagues’ attention to it.

HP v236w USB 2.0 Product Details

  • Durable metal Charming appearance which brings a great sense of style
  • 14 MB/s Read Speed
  • 4 MB/s Write Speed
  • Temperature Proof
  • Shock-Proof
  • Vibration-proof

HP v236w USB 2.0 16GB

This Pen Drive weights 6 grams. Its model number is v236w. I would recommend it if you’re looking for a stylist Pen Drive.

HP v236w USB 2.0 32GB

This Pen Drive weights 8 grams. Its model number is v236w. I would recommend it if you’re looking for a stylist Pen Drive.

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OTG Pen Drives for your daily needs

In India, mobile phone users are in large numbers – every other person is using phones. They click picture and store data’s, but hardly anyone store their data’s anywhere else.

If you’re doing the same, then you require an OTG pen drive. An OTG drive will assist you to store your data’s on other storage devices. This will assist you to save your data from losing your phone or from virus related problems.

There are several such cases where users lost their devices with data of their loved ones, and even after, several tries they hardly ever retrieve it.

In such cases, this type of device will save you from the above troubles. This may cost you some money, but in the long run, this will surely save your precious moments.

HP OTG Flash Drive (Silver) – (Model – HPFD302M)

HP’s this USB Flash Drive comes with four variants 16GB variant, 32GB variant, 64GB variant, and 128GB variant. This device may cost you some extra money; however, this device comes with a strong brand name, besides, it is also mobile-friendly.

HP OTG Flash Drive Product Details

  • Steel design
  • OTG flash drive easily transfer between phones and computers
  • Durable casing free space for your phones

HP 16GB OTG Flash Drive

This is a 16GB HP Pen Drive, Item Weight 9.07 g, Item Width 16.8 Centimeters , Item Height 5.7 Centimeters.

HP 32GB OTG Flash Drive

This is a 32GB HP Pen Drive, Item Weight 9.07 g, Item Width 16.8 Centimeters , Item Height 5.7 Centimeters.

HP 64GB OTG Flash Drive

This is a 64GB HP Pen Drive, Item Weight 9.07 g, Item Width 16.8 Centimeters , Item Height 5.7 Centimeters.

HP 128GB OTG Flash Drive

This is a 128GB HP Pen Drive, Item Weight 9.07 g, Item Width 16.8 Centimeters , Item Height 5.7 Centimeters.

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Strontium Pollex Flash Drive

Strontium Pollex USB flash drive is another popular USB flash drive that is available currently online. It is a removable pen drive, which means simply plug-in to any computer and the flash drive will effortlessly detect it.

One of the finest qualities of this USB flash drive is that it can read at a speed of 25 Mbps, and can write at a speed of 5 Mbps, at this rate, you won’t be waiting for your work to get done.

It’s a type-A USB Device. This device doesn’t require high power resources; it can effortlessly work on low power consumption. Furthermore, the company also provides a 5-year long warranty, which in my opinion is excellent.

Strontium Pollex Flash Drive Product Details

  • This USB Flash drive is available in Red and black color
  • Product weight 4.54 g
  • 5 years warranty time
  • Consume less power
  • Vista Ready Boost function supported

Strontium Pollex 8 GB

This is an 8 GB pen drive. Item height is 11.4 Centimeters . Width of the item is 8 Millimeters. Weight of the item is 13.6 g.

Strontium Pollex 16 GB

This is a 16 GB pen drive. Item height is 11.4 Centimeters . Width of the item is 8 Millimeters. Weight of the item is 13.6 g.

Strontium Pollex 32 GB

This is a 32 GB pen drive. Item height is 7 Millimeters. Width of the item is 18 Millimeters. Weight of the item is 13.6 g.

Strontium Pollex 64 GB

This is a 64 GB pen drive. Item height is 7 Millimeters. Width of the item is 18 Millimeters. Weight of the item is 13.6 g.

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Why Should You Choose a Pen Drive? 

A Pen Drive is a safe vault for you. If you’re a person who is working in the office or a person who is in college, you will need it.

In today’s time, data is not safe; especially, in the devices which are connected to the internet. That’s why a Pen-drive is the most secure device to keep all your private data in one place.

It is cheap and now available with huge storage capacities. 

Below I have written a guide on how to select the best Pen drive, which could last for a long time and will provide you with an excellent service. 

How to Choose the Best Pen Drive?

USB Interference: Your USB flash drive has to have USB interference in it. In the market, there are several types of USB interference available, such as USB 2.0, USB 3.0, Micro USB, and USB on the Go. USB 2.0 is the most popular USB interference. However, if you require a USB flash drive to simultaneously excess your data in mobile and laptop, then go for a micro USB drive.  

Brand Name: There are several brands available in the market; however, selective brands are offering great quality service. Select the one which has an excellent brand name and has efficient service centers.

Storage: Pen Drives are available on various storage such as 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32Gb, 64GB, 128Gb. Select the storage capacity which is the requirement for your needs. Don’t buy one USB flash drive just because you may need it. Document related works don’t require high volume storage; on the other hand, video-related works require high space. 

Data Interference Speed: Speed is the most important aspect of a Pen Drive. These days nobody adores lateness. That’s why look for a USB flash drive that offers good read and writes speed. Read speed is the speed at which you’re going to view the files, and write speed is the speed at which you’re going to write the files. 

Warranty: Make sure that your USB flash drive comes under at least a year-long warranty. It won’t be a good experience if you get a damaged product and can’t repair it. Therefore, before buying your Pen Drive check if there is a warranty card available or not.  

Conclusion

While purchasing your next USB flash drive, make sure that you are aware of your daily needs. If you require a 16GB storage pen drive, then do not waste your money on a higher device.

However, if you require a 32GB pen drive, then don’t buy two devices, this may lead to future problems. You cannot carry 17GB data in two separate devices. Buy an excellent quality 32GB pen drive, instead