SanDisk has launched world’s first highest capacity microSD Card in India at Rs. 9,999. SanDisk Ultra 128 GB microSDXC UHS-I Card has got it fame as world’s first 128GB microSD card. MicroSD cards sizes are less than finder nails, and are basically used in Mobile Phone, Tablet, Smartphone etc. The developer claims that 128GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC card will deliver twice the speed of ordinary microSD memory cards. It is basically designed for Android smartphones and tablets, the card seems ideal for shooting full HD videos.
Information taken from wikipedia.
The microSD card format was first made by SanDisk and initially it was called up T-Flash, and then TransFlash, before being named microSD when it started to be used by the SD Card Association (SDA). Other flash card formats approved by the SDA include miniSD and standard SD card.
The SDA announced the microSD format at CTIA Wireless 2005 on March 14, 2005, and the final microSD details were announced on July 13, 2005. Then they were first sold, the microSD format was sold in sizes of 32, 64, and 128 MB. SanDisk made a 2 GB microSD card on July 2006, at first costing $99 (USD). Since then, the prices for flash memory devices have become much lower. At the time of April 2009, the same 2 GB card could be bought for as low as $12 (USD) at department stores, and by May 2009, for as low as $6 (USD) at online electronics stores. In January 2010, a 16 GB micro SD card class 2 cost about $40 (USD), and a 4 GB class 2 micro SD card about $8 (USD).
microSD memory cards measure only 0.59in x 0.43in x 0.03in (15 mm x 11 mm x 1.0 mm), but Sandisk managed to pack in more capacity than ever (128GB), enough space to record 24 hours of HD video on a single card.
Features and specifications of SanDisk Ultra 128 GB microSDXC Card :
SanDisk Ultra microSDXC cards are Water-proof, temperature proof, X-ray proof, magnet proof, and shock proof, and are twice as fast as ordinary microSD cards for your best photo and Full HD video.
To utilize better your SanDisk Ultra 128 GB microSDXC Card, Sandisk has developed a software “SanDisk Memory Zone app”. Sandisk memory zone app is free and can be downloaded from the Google Play store for SmartPhones and Tablets.
With SanDisk Memory Zone app, you can easily view, access, and backup all of your files from your phone’s memory to SanDisk Ultra 128 GB microSDXC. And the new OptiMem feature helps your smartphone run at its peak performance, by automatically off-loading files from your smartphone’s internal memory to the memory.