Kingston Wi-Drive Portable Wireless Storage for iPad/iPhone/iPod touch USB2

  • Kingston Wi-Drive Portable Wireless Storage for iPad/iPhone/iPod touch USB2
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Based on 45 scores, 72 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    8
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    11
  • Bad:
    15

Pros:

  • Easy to set up and simple to use.
  • Slim sleek design, Apps for Android, iOS and Kindle available, Ability to copy file to WiDrive through app, 16 or 32 GB available, Easily handles multiple 1080p streams, Up to three active clients may stream files, Ease of use, just turn on and connect, B
  • Creative portable WiFi storage for Apple iDevices, Instantly expand the storage for an Apple iDevices, Accessible by 3 users simultaneously, Integrated with WiFi 802.11g/n, Pretty good battery life span, supports quite number of multimedia file forma

Cons:

  • Can’t power up when plugged into charger.
  • Price premium for wireless connectivity, Android app not very polished, Web interface playback too simple, Fairly slow USB 2.0 file transfer rates, Top right corner gets quite warm, No USB 3.0, Glossy plastic frame scratches easily, Unit with 3G modem inc

Expert reviews and ratings

By Kitguru.net on 90

Today we are looking at the Kingston Wi-Drive. This portable device can be used to wirelessly transmit and share content with up to three tablets or smartphones simultaneously. Photos, videos and music can be shared with iOS and Android devices....

By Real World Labs on

While using the Wi-Drive we found the range of the device to be pretty decent. Enough to have it stored in your pocket without losing signal, and even let your friend’s share of it 5 rows back on the flight to Vegas.Adding files to the device does...

By Trusted Reviews on 70

The Kingston Wi-Drive is not perfect, you won't be able to use it on airplanes because it uses Wi-Fi to connect to your devices, and it does get worryingly hot. That being said it is otherwise a great travel companion particuarly, for those wanting...

By Maximum PC on 90

Offload your bulk videos and music The concept for Kingston’s 64GB Wi-Drive is a little difficult to communicate to most people, but we’ve decided the best analogy is real estate. Pretend you live in Tokyo or Manhattan and your $850,000...

By uk.hardware.info on

Kingston made an ingenious little device with the Wi-Drive. It's a wireless NAS with capacities of 16, 32 or 64 GB, combined with a built-in battery so you can take it with you. The average price of the 16 GB version is £36, which isn't...

By Geek.com on

The inherent downside to most Android and iOS devices is the lack of removable storage. When get to the store, you tell yourself that you don’t really need the model with the larger storage, so you buy the cheaper model. Or maybe you’re a...

By Macworld Australia on 80

With the new iPad’s Retina display, developers are able to create apps that have more of a visual impact. However, apps that support higher-detailed graphics end up occupying more storage space – so you may find yourself running short.iCloud...

By Digital Photography Now on

16GB and 32GB Wi-Drive pricing at Amazon About the size of a small smartphone, but lighter, the Kingston Wi-Drive has Apple and Android support for accessing stored files using your smartphone or tablet computer, and conventional computers If your...

By HardwareZone.com on

Our main gripe with the Kingston Wi-Drive is that video playback fussy and troublesome. Practically, the only way to use it is to first transcode the video into a format supported by Apple. In other areas, we were also not fans of the Wi-Drive app, as...

By techPowerUp! on 81

With the market flooded with flash drives in all shapes and sizes, companies have to find different ways to offer unique and useful functionality. Kingston combines 16 GB of flash storage with a surprisingly capable wireless hotspot. Allowing up to...

By Tech2 on 65

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By Hardware Bistro on 100

Kingston Technology Company, Inc. is the world's independent memory leader. Founded in 1987 with a single product offering, Kingston® now offers more than 2,000 memory products that support nearly every device that uses memory, from computers,...

By Pureoverclock on

After a few weeks with the WiDrive, and testing it in a lot of different conditions, I feel that Kingston has a great little storage device here. The fact that it feeds data wirelessly is a great idea whose time has come due. We all know that Apple is...

By Tbreak.com on 70

How often have you been anxious about storing more songs or videos on your iOS devices because space is running out? At such times you either wish you had purchased the one with 32GB or even 64GB. What if you need more space than that? Well, we have...

By LanOC Reviews on 80

and Final VerdictI want to love the Wi-Drive. It is easy to set up, it is easy to use, and the performance is as good as could be expected over a wireless connection. I like that you can share the device with up to three iOS devices at once, and I...

By PCWorld India on

With the , developers will be able to create apps that have more of a visual impact. However, apps that support higher-detailed graphics may end up . If you bought a new 16GB iPad (like me), and are going to prep your iPad for a long trip, you may...

By Macworld Australia on 70

The Wi-Drive comes in 16GB and 32GB versions and makes accessing extra memory for iOS devices easy.Related Tags: kingston, macworld, macworld australia, review, Wi-Drive Be Sociable, Share! Print this article Comments Related PostsHP Photosmart...

By ePHOTOzine on 60

The Wi-Drive is a handy solution if you have filled up your iOS devices memory and want to carry around more music, films and pictures. Sadly it's not ideal if you want to transfer a load of images to your device to edit in apps, it's more...

By ThinkComputers on 90

I really cannot believe that there are not other devices like this out there. With Apple products you are really limited when it comes to space and even 64GB may not be enough will all of the apps and games out there. The Wi-Drive from Kingston...

By Pocket-lint on 80

To add some hassle-free storage to your tablet, phone or iPod this little Kingston device is bang on the money. The battery is reasonable, although using it as a bridge will reduce that, but overall the convince makes it worth considering...