LaCie introduced its new XtremKey USB Flash drive on Wednesday. The drive is designed to survive in extreme environments and underwater.
XtremeKey USB Flash Drives
The XtremKey is housed in a 2mm metal alloy pipe casing, can withstand temperatures between -50C and 200C, is water tight in depths up to 100 meters, is shock resistant for drops up to five meters, and can withstand being run over by a 10 ton truck. It supports USB 2.0 and offers 30Mb/s write speeds and 40Mb/s read speeds.
The XtremKey will be available in August in capacities ranging from 8GB up to 64GB, and will be priced starting at US$49.99.