WD Unveils 1TB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD Card

WD Unveils 1TB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD Card


Las Vegas, NV—Western Digital Corp. is showcasing “the world’s fastest 1TB UHS-I microSD flash memory card.” The 1TB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSDXC card features higher speed and capacity for capturing and moving massive amounts of high-quality photos and videos on smartphones, drones and action cameras.

“These impressive levels of capacity and speed give consumers the ability to create all the content they want without worrying about space limitations or long transfer times,’ commented Brian Pridgeon, director, of Marketing for SanDisk-branded products, Western Digital. “People trust SanDisk-brand cards to capture and preserve their world. Our goal is to deliver the best possible experience so consumers can share the content that’s important to them.”

Today’s smartphones and cameras allow consumers to create high-quality content, thanks to features like multi-lenses, burst mode capabilities and 4K resolution. Western Digital strives to deliver solutions that ensure consumers can reliably capture and share a special moment or create video content for personal or professional use.

1TB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD Specs

The 1TB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD card reaches speeds up to 160MB/s. Moreover, the new cards enable users to transfer files in nearly half the time over standard UHS-I microSD cards. The cards higher speeds are a result of leveraging Western Digital’s proprietary flash technology.

The new SanDisk Extreme card will also be available in 512GB capacity. In addition, it features the A2 specification for launching and loading apps at blazing speeds. sandisk.com

The 1TB and 512GB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD cards are available for preorder now on SanDisk.com. Moreover, they will reach retailers in April. The cards have MSRPs of $449.99 and $199.99, respectively.

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Western Digital offers a broad portfolio of solutions to help people capture, preserve, access and transform their personal content. Furthermore, its data-centric solutions include Western Digital, G-Technology, SanDisk, Upthere and WD brands.