Welcome to your latest installment of "Basic Gadgets Decked out in Precious Materials." Today's contender is a solid Palladium, 2GB flash drive by S.T. Dupont, retailing at a cool $700.

Though the metal maybe reason enough to relieve you of your bills, S.T. Dupont has also gone the great length of fashioning the flash drive's surface with its trademark diamond-head pattern. If that shall not convince you to blow your pocket money, perhaps the choice of three colours; turquoise, pink and black shall have you queuing up? No? We didn't think so. [Slashgear].