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Kingston Digital DataTraveler G3 (16GB, USB 3.0)

DVD / CD / HD Adapter, Kingston, USB, USB 3.0

Kingston Digital DataTraveler G3 (16GB, USB 3.0)
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Kingston Digital DataTraveler G3 
Minimum: $ 2.79 
Maximum: $ 5.63  
Updated: 06/03/2016 22:47

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Kingston Digital DataTraveler G3 is a USB 3.0 memory stick, which is automatically recognized and fully supported by the Linux kernel:

usb 2-4: new high-speed USB device number 4 using ehci-pci
usb 2-4: New USB device found, idVendor=0951, idProduct=1643
usb 2-4: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3
usb 2-4: Product: DataTraveler G3
usb 2-4: Manufacturer: Kingston
usb 2-4: SerialNumber: 010101010101010101010101
usb-storage 2-4:1.0: USB Mass Storage device detected
scsi5 : usb-storage 2-4:1.0
usbcore: registered new interface driver usb-storage
scsi 5:0:0:0: Direct-Access     Kingston DataTraveler G3  1.00 PQ: 0 ANSI: 0 CCS
sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] 31324160 512-byte logical blocks: (16.0 GB/14.9 GiB)
sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Write Protect is off
sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Mode Sense: 0b 00 00 08
sd 5:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg2 type 0

Identified Hardware Configurations (11 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
blackPanther OS v16.2SE (Silent Killer) 4.9.20-desktop-pae-1bP - 23/06/2017
blackPanther OS v16.1 4.7.0-desktop-1bP - 01/05/2017
Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS 4.4.0-72-generic - 21/04/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2SE (Silent Killer) 4.7.0-desktop-1bP - 29/03/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2 4.9.15-desktop-pae-1bP - 28/03/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2SE (Silent Killer) 4.9.15-desktop-pae-1bP - 25/03/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2 4.9.15-desktop-1bP - 24/03/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2 4.9.5-desktop-1bP - 10/03/2017
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.9.5-040905-generic - 01/02/2017
Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 3.16.0-49-generic - 11/09/2015
Debian GNU/Linux Kali Linux 1.0.9 3.14-kali1-amd64 - 05/02/2015

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