Does this jump drive work for sentry mode recording?

Does this jump drive work for sentry mode recording?

Lexar 128GB JumpDrive S75 USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Model #: 10363827


Right now at BestBuy BF deal

EVRider | November 29, 2019

It will probably work, but a microSD card will work better. See this:

Frank99 | November 29, 2019

I've used two of these:
and they work great. Vastly smaller than the Lexar also, and runs much cooler than the equivalent-sized SanDisk. It'll probably last 2-3 years before needing replacement.

Frank99 | November 29, 2019

For a MicroSD solution, you'd have a hard time beating:
with a MicroSD->USB adapter.

BumblebeEV | December 1, 2019

Really happy

It’s working perfectly

Frank99 | December 2, 2019


TickTock | December 2, 2019

Too soon. Wait for a few months and then look at some video. See if any is corrupted. Many will work new, but not all can handle the full duty cycle use here. You really need something designed for constant write (typically marketed "high endurance" or "video monitoring"). Most thumb drives are targeting the low cost, high capacity, occasional use market where most of the volume is. You will pay a premium for someting reliable in this application.

jrweiss98020 | December 3, 2019

Frank: The Samsung Bar has much better specs than the Fit, at about the same price:

BumblebeEV | December 7, 2019

It fills 64 GB in 3 days

Crazy on how sentry mode records anything of no value