Effective Speed: Good (64th percentile)

The Rage XT offers above average read performance but, like several of the other USB 3.0 flash drives we have reviewed, it has an asymmetrical performance profile which significantly favours reading over writing. For some use cases that won't pose much of a problem but for most users the drive will be limited by its relative inability to write quickly. For the level of performance offered we find the Rage XT overpriced. There are far better deals to be had which offer both faster all round performance and come at a lower price. [May '13 USBFlashPro]

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Ultra-portable form factor and the high performance...

Rubber coated housing protects

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Excellent

2 years ago.

If I remember correctly this is a really good batch of booting friendly USB media. 8.1 out of 9.


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patriot Always Used Phison Controler And Find Easy To Update Frimware Or Repiar It "Phison mpall 3.63.c" but sandisk Dosent Any Program To Refrimware it ,so If Have A problem You Have do nothing i have patriot rage 166 usb 2 i buy it 3 years a go and last Year Is Write Protect i Repair It By "Phison mpall 3.20 2238" So If Buy somthing Think For Support After Problem Sandisk Is Crash Support—Sep '14


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Is more portable than most USB 3.0 fast flash drives. But still is fast.—Sep '14


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