Top Best Tricks to Speedup Your Pendrive Transfer Speed
In these days, Pen drives are very popular in all segment like IT, Non-IT because they used in office as well as for personal use for transferring data or play media. By using pen drives, we can easily transfer large files from one PC or electronic device (like OTG enable Smartphone) to another, from PC to laptop, from laptop to mobile by using OTG etc. The new technology has made our work very easy as compare than before. In present times, we can move large amount of information or data into just a very small pen drive within few seconds. <Tricks to Boost Your Pendrive Transfer Speed>
As we all knows, a lot of changes has been made in recent days for storage area. Now when we compare new technology pen drives with the older Pendrive, we will notice a considerable high transfer rate in the latest ones due to change in versions (2.0 to 3.0) and hard drives. However, there are times when we can get irritated with slow transfer speed of pen drives while copying data in pen drives. In this article, I will provide some tricks by which you can Speedup Pendrive Data Transfer Rate.
First of all, we need to understand that which reasons responsible for data transfer speed.
Which Reasons Responsible for Data Transfer Speed:
Version: Few years back, in market only 2.0 version Pendrive available but now also 3.0 version available. USB is a standard and defines maximum “signalling speeds” for communicating across a USB port. The USB 2.0 standard offers a theoretical maximum signalling rate of 480 megabits per second, while USB 3.0 defines a maximum rate of 5 gigabits per second. In other words, USB 3.0 is theoretically more than ten times faster than USB 2.0.
Tricks To Speedup Pendrive Data Transfer Rate:
Check file system should be NTFS: If you want to Speedup Pendrive, then make sure you have NTFS as file system. You can do so by Right clicking on your Pendrive and selecting Format, Select NTFS File system, Uncheck Quick Format and Click on Start.
- Disk errors: To check disk errors go to the properties tab of your pen drive, then select ‘tools’ tab. You will find a ‘check now’ button, click it and then hit ‘start’ to fix the errors. The time taken for scan depends on the size of the pen drive.
- Device policy: Under properties of your pen drive, select ‘hardware’ tab. Then select USB device from there that will lead you to a pop up window where you need to change settings. You can even have better performance of pen drive by clicking the option under ‘hardware’ tab
- Format: This is one of the effective options that many users have tried. When you have used your pen drive for quite a long time, you can speed it up by formatting the device.
Carefully test your pen drive with the factors given above to Speedup Pendrive. In addition to this, you should keep checking for these aspects regularly, say twice or thrice in a month.