SanDisk launches ‘fastest’ memory card
San Francisco, June 26, 2012
SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash memory storage solutions, has launched the world’s ‘fastest’ mobile memory card ideal for smartphone and tablet users.
The SanDisk Extreme Pro microSDHC UHS-I card offers maximum performance for next-generation mobile devices, while enabling smartphone and tablet users to fully enjoy their mobile device’s advanced applications.
Mobile phones will capture approximately one third of all video footage by 2014, according to IDC. With a UHS Speed Class 1 rating (Class 10 equivalent), the new card allows consumers to record superior Full HD videos, even in 3D, a statement said.
Mobile phones will capture 525 billion photos in 2012, roughly half of all photos captured this year, according to IDC. The new SanDisk card is ideal for mobile imaging applications, offering up to 90MB/sec write speed for capturing multiple photos using burst mode with a UHS-I enabled mobile device, the statement said.
With up to 95 megabyte per second (MB/sec) read speed, the card moves files quickly between host devices, while allowing consumers to smoothly run multiple applications at the same time and download files quickly using 4G LTE phones.
“SanDisk offers the broadest mobile memory card lineup in the industry,” said Chris Loh, director, product marketing, SanDisk.
“Our portfolio includes microSD cards with the fastest speeds, highest storage capacities and reliability that consumers demand,” he added. – TradeArabia News Service