APRO Launches HERCULES-P Series
SLC/MLC USB 2.0 Flash Disk
Taipei, Taiwan – Thursday, March 26, 2015 – APRO, a leading NAND flash storage manufacturer dedicated in industrial and military applications announced the release of HERCULES-P Series, Rugged Metal USB Flash Disk Generation 4/4SB and Semi-Metal USB Flash Disk Generation 5/5L with brilliant, thoughtful design. The devices are available in both SLC and MLC solutions and comply with USB 2.0 High-Speed and USB 1.0 Full Speed specifications.
Generation 4/4SB - APRO’s HERCULES-P Series Rugged Metal USB Flash Disk Generation 4/4SB is more than just a portable storage. The IP-54 & IP-68 waterproof metal housing acts as protection against hazardous parts, ingress of solid foreign objects, and harmful ingress of water. The screw thread at the bottom part of Generation 4SB is designed to prevent the cap from being misplaced or lost during operation.
Generation 5/5L – In contrast, APRO’s HERCULES-P Series USB Flash Disk Generation 5/5L come with sleek semi-metal casing design which provides users with other options for their delicate applications. The longer housing designs of Generation 5L enables it to support customer´s requirement for larger capacity.
The HERCULES-P Series USB Flash Disk with SLC NAND flash technology can deliver sequential read speed up to 27.5MB/sec and up to 23.9MB/sec in sequential writing. The available capacities are from 128MB to 16GB for Generation 4/4SB/5; 16GB and 32GB for Generation 5L. The MLC solution supports sequential read speed up to 26.6 MB/sec and sequential write speed up to 19.8 MB/sec and delivered from 4GB to 32GB for Generation 4/4SB/5; 32GB and 64GB for Generation 5L.
All HERCULES-P Series USB Disks support standard grade operating temperature (0 to +70 degree) and wide temperature grade (-40 to +85 degree) to meet customers’ different requirements and can be applied as booting disks, support auto-run function and software partition management for disk lock and password protection. The devices are ideal for mission-critical applications and industrial grade applications such as embedded computing, security system, network and communication, military system and industrial PCs.
APRO HERCULES-P Series USB Flash Disk Generation 4/4SB/5/5L are compliant with RoHS and REACH regulations. The drives perform consistently under humidity, vibration and shock. The static wear-leveling and ECC guarantees better product life expectancy, superior data integrity and reliability. The reliable SLC USB Flash Disk is accompanied with warranty up to 5 years depending on the operating temperature, and standard 2 years warranty for MLC products. APRO offers value-added services and supports labels design, packing, model name, laser carving or printing on products’ casing and other customized services to customers.
IIn a data-driven world, the USB storage is becoming a popular solution for embedded applications. We believe APRO’s HERCULES-P Series Rugged Metal USB Flash Disk Generation 4/4SB and the Semi-Metal USB Flash Disk Generation 5/5L with new casing designs will meet customers’ expectations and satisfy customers’ requirements at the same time with outstanding quality, performance and competitive price.