128 GB microSD card for smartphones , tablets launched by Sandisk

SanDisk 128GB microSDXC memory card launched in India. 128 GB microSD card priced at Rs. 9999.

Indians love smartphones and tablets with Micro SD card slot. That’s why no matter how big the microSD Card they use, it always seems less. How about a 128 GB microSD Card ? SanDisk Corporation unveiled the 128GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I (Class 10), the world’s largest capacity microSD card for smartphones and tablets at the MWC 2014 earlier this year. Sandisk has now launched the same 128GB microSDXC in India.

What a Leap?

In 2004, the first 128MB (1000 MB = 1 GB) micro SD card was launched in 2004. In ten years, we are witnessing the advent of memory capacity of 128GB or 128, 000 MB. To surprise you a bit more, the PC I bought in 1999, has the hard disk capacity of 8 GB. Now And that was the highest storage at that time. Now, even my smartphone has MicroSD card double that capacity.

OptiMem in SanDisk Memory Zone App

The SanDisk Memory Zone in the SanDisk Memory Zone App also has OptiMem. OptiMen is a new feature to enhance the phone’s internal memory by automatically transferring old photos and videos to microSD card and also warns when the internal memory falls below a predefined threshold.

128 GB, MicroSD Card128GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC memory card Features

  • Performance/speed: Up to 30MB/s read speed
  • Dimensions: 15 mm x 11 mm x 1.0 mm
  • Easily view, access, and backup all of their files with SanDisk Memory Zone App
  • 16 memory die are vertically stacked, each are thinner than a strand of hair.
  • Compatibility: Compatible with microSDHC and microSDXC supporting host devices

Speaking on the launch, Rajesh Gupta, Country Manager India, SanDisk Corporation, said,

The new SanDisk Ultra microSDXC card again demonstrates how SanDisk continues to expand the possibilities of storage so that consumers can benefit from our latest technology advancements. With 128GB of removable storage, consumers will enjoy the freedom to capture and save whatever they want on a smartphone or tablet, without worrying about running out of storage space.

Compatibility of 128 GB microSD card :

To use the 128 GB microSD card , your smartphone or mobile device must support the 128GB microSD cards.

Price of Sandisk 128 GB microSD card :

The 128GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I memory card comes at SRP of Rs. 9.999 in India . The MicroSD card will be available from this Month.