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Hardware/USB Flash Drive

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This page contains information about compatibility of [USB Flash Drives] and the Linutop. Please post any valuable information about working/non-working USB Flash Drives; their manufacturer, the model number and other important information on here.


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Compatible USB Drives

This section contains a list of 100% compatible USB Flash Drives. This includes all flash drives that are recognized properly and are able to boot the Linutop.


Corsair

Flash Voyager

  • Model: CMFUSB2.0-8GB
  • VendorID:ProductID: 090c:1000
  • Size: 8GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: 11.0
  • Notes:


Kingston

DataTraveler 2.0

  • Model: DTI/1GB
  • VendorID:ProductID: 13fe:1d00
  • Size: 1GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: 1.0
  • Notes: Provided with a batch of Linutop units.

DataTraveler R

  • Model: DTR/2GB
  • VendorID:ProductID:
  • Size: 2GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: PMAP
  • Notes:

DataTraveler Mini

  • Model: DTM/1GB
  • VendorID:ProductID:
  • Size: 1GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision:
  • Notes: All function tested, works perfectly

Lexar

JumpDrive FireFly

  • Model: JDFF2GB-431
  • VendorID:ProductID: 5dc:a701
  • Size: 2GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision:
  • Notes: Blue LED complementing Linutop2's

OCZ

ATV

  • Model: ATV-4GB
  • VendorID:ProductID:
  • Size: 4GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision:
  • Notes: Works perfectly


pqi

  • Model: Intelligent Drive i810
  • VendorID:ProductID:
  • Size: 2GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision:
  • Notes: worlds smallest USB-drive, excellent for Linutop


SanDisk

U3 Cruzer Micro

  • Model: SDCZ6-4096-A10
  • VendorID:ProductID:
  • Size: 4GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: 2.18
  • Notes:


Transcend

JetFlash 2.0

  • Model: Unknown
  • VendorID:ProductID: 0ea0:2168
  • Size: 64MB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: 2.00
  • Notes: Used as minimal Debian install, with everything else downloaded from FTP


Super Talent

64MB My Flash (OEM product?)

  • Model: Unknown
  • VendorID:ProductID: 0457:0150
  • Size: 64MB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: 1.00
  • Notes: Debian_etch_install_on_Linutop Used as minimal Debian install, with everything else downloaded from FTP


Micro SD

Verbatim Micro SD

Micro SD in combination with a USB 2.0 Adaptor
  • Model: Micro SD HC 4GB Class 4
  • VendorID:ProductID:
  • Size: 4GB
  • USB: In combination with USB 2.0 Adaptor
  • Revision:
  • Notes: Works perfectly, very fast

Problematic USB Drives

This section contains a list of problematic USB Flash Drives. This includes drives that are able to boot, get recognized but cause sporadic problems that can somehow be worked around.


Transcend

JetFlash Elite

  • Model: TS2GJFV30
  • Size: 2GB
  • USB: 2.0
  • Revision: 8.07
  • Notes: Is not recognized when plugged in and Linutop powered on, but can be booted when plugged in a short moment after powering on the Linutop.

Incompatible USB Drives

This section contains a list of USB Flash Drives that are totally incompatible with the Linutop. This includes drives that are not recognized at all, memory content can't be read or written or require a non-standard driver.