Mechanically Locked Steampunk USB Drive

Let us show you curious device. It is beautiful in its design and ingenious in its operation. A secret combination of the positions of the four gears releases a concealed USB drive. The design is quite steampunk in appearance. The mechanical combination lock protects your digital data. You need to know the position of the 4 dials, before it will let you remove the USB drive to use. Only the one who has the password can use it. A great way not only to protect the information, but also to add an element of a game into everyday life. You can buy it here. If you’re a fan of steampunk gears you should also check wireless steampunk mouse and steampunk memory keys.

Luxurious USB Flash Drive “Apophis” by ZaNa Design

To satisfy needs of something more unique than mass production goods Poland-based firm ZaNa Design has come up with the Apophis Flash Drive – flash drive which uses certified meteorite to appeal to the most demanding and affluent clients who look for unique and one-of-a-kind products. Named after a near-Earth 390-meter wide asteroid discovered back in 2004 which is potentially on a collision course with the planet, and is expected to hit the Earth in 2036, the Apophis Flash Drive boasts a high-purity diamond and, the casing of the Apophis is crafted out of 200 years old African Black Wood regarded as the world’s most luxurious wood. The whole device is covered with 925 silver, and 18-carat gold in the most exclusive version. Further, the exceptional design is accompanied by the highest class electronics, USB 3.0 with its 64GB capacity and the 190MB/s reading speed. Carrying the lifetime guarantee of the producer, the Apophis in silver version costs $1,130, and the gold version costs $1,990.

Luxury USB Key “Magic Mashrum”

Swedish jewellery house Shawish continues the tradition of launching a luxury and unique things. After creating World’s First All-diamond 150-carat Ring that worth $70 million Shawish has presented World’s Most Expensive USB Key. This luxury gem-studded memory stick is a part of their already well-known collection of mushroom pendants, Magic Mushroom. Shawish high-tech Magic Mushroom USB-key consists of two parts: the stem, made of 18K gold, and the head of the fungus, consisting of hundreds of rubies, sapphires and diamonds. Magic Mushroom USB key also provides 32 GB of memory. Magic Mushroom USB key crafted with white gold, emeralds and white diamonds will cost $36,900. USB key in yellow gold, white diamonds and rubies will cost $24,400. USB key in pink gold studded with pink sapphires and white diamonds will cost $16,500.

Bomb USB Flash Drive by Joel Escalona

This creative silicon USB flash drive was designed by Mexico City industrial designer Joel Escalona. The 4GB flash drive looks like actual bomb. As designer said “A metaphoric and conceptual object designed to be shown on a desk or a work place not so much to carry around.” And the most pleasant thing that this is not a concept. It’s a real bomb-shaped USB available at the Joel’s website – here. Have fun!

USB Memory Sticks Collection “Empty Memory”

Elegant Empty Memory USB memory sticks collection was created by Yoo-Kyung Shin and Hanhsi Chen for Logical Art. "What is the physical boundary of an electronic device? While function was detached from its form, the outline it needs to be or it supposed to be can be different. As flash drives was made extremely small, the Empty Memory was given a hollow space, implying the invisible technology." The collection comes with two different designs – Structure and Transparency, both indicating that you can fill them up with your own memories! Structure comes with stainless finishing, white Rhodium plating and black Rhodium plating. Transparency comes with stainless brushed / mirror finishing, Rose Gold plating and black Rhodium plating. Both versions contains 4GB volume with high speed USB 2.0. Take a look!

Camera USB Drive from Photojojo

Absolutely amazing steampunk usb drives have interesting competitor. The following Camera USB Drive from Photojojo has three variations to choose from – Canon, Ricoh and Nikon. But it only has 4GB of storage. Perhaps there’ll be 16GB telephoto or 32GB zoom lenses available in the future. Will be waiting.

AIAIAI & Libertine Libertine USB Flash Drive

We continue the theme of wooden items and represent to your attention wooden USB drive. The 2GB AIAIAI & Libertine Libertine USB flash drive will definitely be liked by those who want to feel closer to nature even while working on their gizmos. The new flash drive comes loaded with new debut album of Pantherman (AKA Bjarke Niemann, the front man of Danish electro-rockers Spleen United). The device is worth $38.

Luxury USB Flash Drive by LaCie

This elegant luxury USB flash drive called “Galet” is a result of collaboration of LaCie with French luxury brand Christofle. Silver-plated, pebble-shaped 4GB USB flash drive costs $130 and comes with gift box from LaCie’s Paris factory. The drive includes LaCie’s password-protection software and a matching amount of online storage via Wuala, providing extra protection, and is USB 3 compatible.

Rhombus Maximus – Wireless Steampunk Mouse

Steampunk lovers willing to give a lot of money to surround themselves with things in their favorite style. Sculptures or jewelry in the steampunk style are already not so unusual thing. Of course artists could not pass by such popular items as USB flash drive and a computer mouse. The following gadgets are called Rhombus Maximus. The materials used for creating a mouse and a USB flash drive are copper, brass and walnut. There was no plastic in Victorian times, and if the world froze in the development all the gadgets could look exactly like this. The author of these amazing steampunk gadgets is designer from Moscow Alex Neretin.

Apple by The Beatles – Limited Edition

Beatles fans should hurry up. December 7 scheduled for worldwide release of a unique Beatles Stereo USB in the form of an apple. This 16-gigabyte device created by Apple Corps Ltd. and EMI Music contains 14 re-mastered albums of The Beatles, 13 short documentary video about the creation of the studio albums, rare photos of The Beatles and also a lot of interesting things. You can buy it here.