Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key -- 32GB lets you share data easily between your notebook and desktop systems

Lenovo United States Hardware Announcement 108-803
October 28, 2008

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Lenovo® USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key - 32GB1

  • Extremely lightweight
  • Very small form factor
  • Extremely large 32 GB capacity
  • Very low failure rates due to no mechanical parts
  • Compatible with USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 ports
  • Easily share data between desktops, workstations, docks, and laptops
  • Plug-and-play ready
  • Does not require software drivers for operation
  • Embedded post for small keychain or lanyard installation

For technical support:

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The Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key -- 32GB flash storage device lets you share data between any notebook or desktop system with a functional USB 1.1 or 2.0 port, without a diskette drive. The storage capacity can be used for your text, presentations, spreadsheets, multimedia files, or other storage needs.

The Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key -- 32GB memory key is plug-and-play ready and does not require software drivers for operation.

1 GB equals one billion bytes when referring to HDD. Accessible capacity is less.

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Key prerequisites
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An available USB port.

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Planned availability date
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October 31, 2008

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All offers are subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right to alter product offerings and specifications at any time without notice. Lenovo is not responsible for photographic or typographic errors.

Lenovo makes no representation or warranty regarding third-party products or services.

Accessibility by people with disabilities

A U.S. Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) containing details on accessibility compliance can be requested at

http://www-03.ibm.com/research/accessibility/requests/accvpat.nsf/ lenovo-bidx?OpenForm

Section 508 of the U.S. Rehabilitation Act

The Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key - 32GB is capable as of October 31, 2008, when used in accordance with associated Lenovo documentation, of satisfying the applicable requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, provided that any assistive technology used with the product properly interoperates with it. Lenovo assumes that Section 508 applies only to normal and routine end-user operations, and not to setup and service functions.

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Description                                     number
Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key - 32GB      45K1258  

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Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key -- 32GB (45K1258)

Technical information

Physical specifications
  • Approximate width: 96.3 mm (37.9 in)
  • Approximate length: 20.0 mm (7.9 in)
  • Approximate height: 8.3 mm (3.3 in)
  • Approximate weight: 15.5g (0.034 lb)
Operating environment
  • Operating temperature: 0° to 50°C (32° to 122°F)
  • Relative humidity: 20% to 80% (non-condensing)
Agency approvals
  • CE Mark
  • FCC
  • VCCI
  • MIC
  • C-Tick
  • BSMI
  • ICES
ENERGY STAR-compliant


Hardware requirements

An available USB port.

Software requirements

Microsoft® Windows® XP or Microsoft Windows Vista



Planning information

Cable orders required


Installation time

Approximately one minute


One box (plain brown box -- not packaged for consumer)

Shipment group
  • Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key - 32GB
  • Setup poster and warranty information

Terms and conditions

Field-installable                             Yes
Customer setup                                Yes 
Warranty period*                              1 year
Service type                                  CRU
Maintenance agreement                         No
Optional upgrade                              No
Licensed programs                             No 

All other terms and conditions are the same as those applicable to the Lenovo machine type in which the feature is installed.

* To obtain copies of the Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty, contact your reseller or call Lenovo. In the United States, call 800-426-7378, or write to:

Warranty Information
500 Park Offices Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Attn: Dept ZPYA/B500

Help and service information -- Features and options

During the warranty period, support for a warranty related issue can be obtained by accessing Lenovo's online services (requires Internet access account, not included) or calling the Support Center, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to answer any questions regarding your new Lenovo option. Response time will vary depending on the number and nature of calls received. If you need warranty service, return or exchange is available. In addition, if your Lenovo option is installed in an Lenovo computer, you may be entitled to service at your location. For general questions related to the use of your options, fee-based support is available. Your technical support representative can help you determine the best alternative.

Accessing Lenovo online services
Placing the call to Lenovo

Use one of the following numbers when calling Lenovo for technical support:

  • Within the United States, call the Support Center at 800-426-7378.
  • Within Canada
    • For support, call HelpPC at 800-565-3344.
    • For more information or to place an order, call 800-465-7999.

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Lenovo USB 2.0 Essential Memory Key - 32GB45K1258$129.95

2 List price does not include tax or shipping and is subject to change without notice. Reseller prices may vary.


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