How to Boost Copy speed of Pendrive or Flash drive

Increase your pen drives or Flash drive or Hard disks copy speed with small trick.

Pendrives or External hard drives or Flash drives are the best storage mediums to transfer files from one device to other device. pendrive and external hardisks are comfortable to carry the file like Mp3 Video , Documents and other types of files are used to carry from Pc to Pc and laptops using pendrives. If the data is in 100s of Gbs then External hard drives are used .Pendrives and external hard disks are capable to store 1000s of files in one place.

Increase the Copy speed of  Pendrive/Flash Drive/ External Hard disks

The copy transfer speed of the pendrive is  based on the 3 factors

File Transfer Speed is important thing while using the pendrives frequently. below are reasons of slow copying of Flash drive.

1) Age of the pendrive :  The copy speed of the old Usb flash drive is slow as compared to the New pendrives, because older pendrives may have slow transfer speed.

2) Usb Version of Pendrive: The latest version of Usb is 3.0 is very speed. USB port latest version 3.0 has speed up to 5 Gbps. after arrival of the Usb3.0 the copying is get more faster as compare to the Usb 2.0.

3) Type of Files and Number of Files: Copying speed is also depends on the type of files a 3 Gb movie file is copied fastly then a  1 Gb individual files like  pdf, docx, images . File Transfer Time of pendrive will take so much time based on the size of the data and number of files is to be copied.

As I told earlier Usb 3.0 Flash drives has maximum speed capacity to copy files in to them. many of us having Usb 2.0 pendrives or flash drive which makes the copying the data very slower.The copying of Music and video files will transferred with high speed but application file will have lower rate.

You may also observed that copying speed of your pendrive has becomes slowdown after usage for long have to  spend lot of time to copy even small size of files.

Copying speed of Older pen drives and Usb 2.0 flash drive  is very slow . so learn how to  increase your Pendrive speed with this Tutorial


How to increase the speed of the pendrive in windows 7 and windows 8.

In this Post I will show to speed your pendrive copying speed with a simple trick.

Step 1: First plugin your Pendrive and right click on the Pendrive and select the NTFS file system and Quick format , then click on the start button to format the pendrive in NTFS mode. Fat32 file system can’t handle larger files so you must select the NTfs file system .

how to copy files pendrive

Step 2:

After formatting the pendrive you should Right click and select properties.


Step 3:

Select on Hardware and then select the flash drive from the list that you need to speed up . then select properties.

speed up pendrive properties


After that you should select the “Change settings” in another popup

speed up pendrive  or flash drive

Step 5:  Finally  select the “Better Performance” radio button and click on Ok button to make your pendrive work faster.

how to boost pendrives speed with settings

Step 6: