May 2017

USB 3.0 Flash Drive Read/Write Performance (How is it?)

27th May, 2017|Categories: Hardware|

USB Flash Drive also known as USB stick, thumb drive, pen drive, jump drive, flash-drive or USB memory evolved from first generation to 2.0 and 3.0 standard and in 2015, 4th generation 3.1 standard was introduced.  The USB 3.0 interface specifies transfer rates up to 5 Gbit/s (625 MB/s) and USB 3.1 type-C flash drives gets [...]

Gigabyte GA-Z270M-D3H failed in to install Windows 10 from USB Flash

24th May, 2017|Categories: Hardware|

When you assemble a new PC selecting parts of your choice, perhaps the most important component is a Motherboard. I came across the other day where a newly assembled PC using Gigabyte GA-Z270M-D3H motherboard failed to install Windows 10 operating system from a purchased USB flash drive installation media.  It hanged almost at the end of installation.  No matter [...]