To try out the Kingston Flash Drive we will us using an Intel Z77 platform on the integrated Intel SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface. If you would like to know more about this mini-ITX test system you can read an article on how to build it yourself here. We used Intel USB 3.0 driver version 220.127.116.11 for testing.
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When we plugged in the Kingston HyperX Predator 512GB Flash Drive for the very first time we found the drive was totally empty and formatted for use right out of the box.
The total useable capacity of this 512GB drive is 478GB. The conversion from physical GB to the virtual GiB is why there is a difference. You can see that that the drive uses the FAT32 file system.