SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 27, 2005–
Usage trends found overwhelming majority use device for personal multimedia file storage and transfer, and are looking forward to more complex applications
M-Systems (Nasdaq:FLSH), the leading developer of USB flash drives, announced today the results of an independent survey on the usage of USB flash drives. The survey, commissioned by M-Systems and executed by Hall and Partners, a renowned research agency, is the first to reach out to the end-user and determine how they are using these versatile devices.
The study revealed that 80 percent of respondents are using their USB flash drive for personal use, mainly for storing multimedia files such as music (62%), graphics (52%) and video (46%). Sixty-four percent of respondents who use USB flash drives for work stated that they use the device for transferring work-related files between work and home.
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