The beauty of Technology is that everyday it get’s bigger and better metaphorically but it literally gets smaller and smaller so that it doesn’t have to fit the system but to create an entire system altogether. We all remember how 15-20 years ago there was a time when we had floppy drives to transfer a couple hundred MBs of data which was then replaced by compact discs( CDs and DVDs with a few gigabytes.
Later, even those were worn out and replaced by tiny flash drives and smartphone sized external hard disks. But now, the times have changed and it is now time to welcome MicroSD cards which can transfer upto 200 GBs of data effortlessly.
SanDisk Ultra MicroSD
At the Mobile World Congress, held at Barcelona earlier this month, SanDisk which is one of the biggest names in flash storage devices, introduced the 200 GB SanDisk Ultra MicroSD card. It is the world’s highest capacity microSD card for use in mobile devices. Just last year, SanDisk introduced another record breaking 128 GB microSD card. This time SanDisk has even gone a bit further upto 56% more storage capacity.
The 200GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card features a ten-year limited warranty and will be available worldwide in the next quarter at the price of $399.99. Keeping up with the demands of today’s mobile users, the new card provides the freedom to capture, save and share photos, videos and other files without worrying about storage limitations.
The expand flash drive was the previous best outing by SanDisk. It 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 your device’s camera roll to the drive when it has been connected. You can play videos of almost all leading format and other music files from the flash drive itself. The iXpand is durable and flexible such that it can plug in easily with most of the iPhone/iPad cases. It Offers 16, 32, 64 or 128GB so you never need to worry about being out of memory.
SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive
You can easily move files from your Android Smartphone or tablet to your computer freeing up space for music, photos or HD videos. This ultra dual USB drive has a micro USB connector on one end and a USB 2.0 connector on the other which makes file transfers in a flash and the best part comes when you know that the storage is upto 64GB of data.The drive has a micro-USB connector on one end and a USB 2.0 connector on the other, making file transfers a breeze, and it can store up to 64GB of data. The SanDisk Memory Zone app, available through Google Play™, allows you to manage, organize, and back up files.
So, if you are looking to buy a bulky hard drive I would rather ask you to consider these cooler and light weight devices and they are not that heavy on the pocket too. Think before you make a choice.
Dhruvil is a Writer & Marketeer for Nimblechapps, joining January 2015, based out of Sydney, Australia. He has worked briefly as a Business Development Executive and Branding Manager before moving to Australia. At Nimblechapps, he worked on Social Media Marketing, Branding, Email Marketing and Blogging. Dhruvil studies Business at University of Western Sydney, and also handles Operations for the company in Australia.