SanDisk Ships its First 32GB MicroSD Card
SanDisk today announced that it will begin shipping the 32 gigabyte (GB) microSDHC card. It is the highest storage capacity microSD at the moment and has a suggested retail price of $199.99. Available starting Tuesday, 3/23/10 on SanDisk.com U.S. and European e-commerce sites, the 32GB microSDHC card will be available worldwide next month.
“With the large volume of photos, videos and music that consumers create and carry around, a high-capacity memory card is a must-have component of today’s smartphone,” said Sanjay Mehrotra, president and chief operating officer, SanDisk. “This is the highest-capacity card of its type, and SanDisk is pleased to be the first to ship such an advanced product. This marks yet another important first in our innovative history in the flash memory industry.
To meet the specific needs of different OEM customers, the 32GB SanDisk microSDHC card is available in a variety of card and adapter configurations as well as with the option to pre-load the card with custom software.