Verbatim Micro USB drive review

A tiny USB drive for all your storage needs

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Our Verdict

A very clever product that shows just how much protable storage has moved on but we're not sure if we would trust our data on something so easy to lose


  • Great size
  • Amazing capacity for size


  • Could be easily lost

This tiny 8GB USB drive takes portability to the extreme, measuring just 30 x 2 x 12mm.

A lanyard line lets you attach it to your keyring and we'd strongly advise you do this, as although the drive is designed to be ultra-rugged, it's very easy to lose.

Using the drive is a pleasure. You can either take advantage of its drag-anddrop capabilities, or use Verbatim's preinstalled Carry It Easy software. This lets you not only synchronise the device with your computer, but also compress and password-protect your data.

This USB drive is an excellent product, but some users might not be keen to trust their data to such a losable drive.

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Tech Specs

Product TypeFlash Drive
Product FamilyMicro
Brand NameVerbatim
Storage Capacity8 GB
Host InterfaceUSB 2.0
Height2 mm
Width12 mm
Length30 mm
ManufacturerVerbatim America, LLC
Product Model47377
Product Name8GB Micro USB 2.0 Flash Drive
Product LineMicro
Manufacturer Part Number47377
Manufacturer Website Address
Marketing Information

The 8GB Micro USB Flash Drive is lightweight and compact. Weighing a tiny 1.2g, and only 2.35mm thick, it is small in size but not in capacity. It is versatile and easy to use. Simply drag and drop your folders and files. The Micro USB Drive also features password protection software and is enhanced for Windows Readyboost.

Package Contents
  • 8GB Micro USB 2.0 Flash Drive
  • Lanyard
Limited Warranty2 Year
Weight (Approximate)1.2 g