INDIA, Mumbai, April 7, 2015 – SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced a breadth of new offerings as part of the company’s Mobile Memory Solutions category. The new offerings include multiple storage solutions that help consumers to keep up with the demands of today’s mobile-centric world.
As mobile users are generating more content than ever before, they are looking for solutions to continue capturing photos and videos, as well as ways to help them easily share and store this content across multiple devices and operating systems.
According to a recent industry report from IDC, this year people will capture and share an estimated 1.6 trillion images, and seven out of 10 of those images will be captured on a mobile device. SanDisk is on the forefront of delivering solutions for these demands, as illustrated by its growing portfolio of innovative products. Today sees the introduction of their trusted mobile memory solutions, giving consumers the freedom to never stop capturing, saving, or sharing – and with the added benefit of higher speeds to transfer data rapidly.
“As a global leader in flash storage solutions, SanDisk is well-positioned to offer mobile memory solutions for varying consumer needs,” said Rajesh Gupta, Country Manager – India & SAARC, SanDisk. “We have solutions for many popular devices, and continue to deliver mobile memory solutions that give consumers the freedom to never stop capturing, saving, or sharing – with the benefit of fast speeds to transfer it all quickly.”
SanDisk’s mobile memory category consists of a range of offerings including: SanDisk microSD cards; SanDisk iXpand™ Flash Drive; SanDisk Ultra® Dual USB Drive and the new Dual USB Drive with Type C Connector.
SanDisk microSD™ Cards – Expand your Android smartphone or tablets memory up to 200GB*
SanDisk microSD cards are ideal for consumers who need an instant memory upgrade that is quick and seamless – with capacities ranging from 4GB to 200GB. Built to perform in extreme conditions, SanDisk microSD cards are water proof, temperature proof, shock proof, X-ray proof and magnet proof2.
At 2015 Mobile World Congress, SanDisk introduced the 200GB SanDisk Ultra® microSDXC™ UHS-I card, Premium Edition, the world’s highest capacity microSD card for use in mobile devices. This award-winning microSDXC™ UHS-I card can hold up to 20 hours of Full HD video3 before you even have to think about moving anything to your PC. With its quick transfer speed you can transfer up to 1200 photos4 a minute. SanDisk won three “Best of Show” awards recognizing the innovation and technology behind the new card. Awards were given by AndroidCentral, Ubergizmo and Know Your Mobile, who each recognized only 10 new products at the show.
iXpand Flash Drive – Easily transfer files between iPhones, iPads and computers
iXpand Flash Drive is the easiest way to transfer photos and videos between your iPhone, iPad, PCs and Mac computers. Quickly free up memory on your iPhone or iPad, and instantly expand storage by up to 128GB. It can automatically copy photos and videos from the camera roll to the drive when connected, play all popular format videos and music files from the drive. And its durable, flexible connector plugs in easily with most iPhone or iPad cases.
SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0- Easily transfer photos & videos between Android™ devices and computers
Quickly and easily transfer your files between OTG-enabled Android smartphones and tablets and PC and Mac computers. Connect the drive to the micro-USB port of your Android device to move up to 64GB of content to the drive. Then transfer files from drive to computer at up to 130MB/s6 with the high-speed USB 3.0 connector. The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 makes it easy—and fast—to free up space for photos, videos, songs, and more.
SanDisk’s first Dual Flash Drive with USB Type-C Connector
SanDisk’s first Dual Flash Drive to include one reversible USB Type-C connector and one USB 3.0 connector, making it painless to transfer content between new-generation devices7, and PC and Mac computers. SanDisk Dual USB Drive delivers up to 32GB of instant storage and helps you to transfer content.
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