SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive for iPhone and iPad
SanDisk has launched a marvelous product for the iPhone and iPad users. It is an iXpand flash drive which is of 128 GB capacity. The capacity speaks volumes about the product. SanDisk which is primarily a digital memory solutions provider has come up with this product which is priced at only Rs. 3990. The low prices are grabbing eyeballs of the iPhone and iPad owners.
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive
This product has been designed keeping in mind that the iPhone and iOS storages usually take up a lot of memory. The users often complain needing more memory to store their useful apps and media. With this next generation flash drive, they can quickly free up the space of their phones. The USP of this flash drive is that it is compatible with all types of iOS devices and a whopping 128 GB is being given with this flash drive. This in itself has the potential to be revolutionary – since there are a large number of iOS users worldwide.
How does it connect?
To connect it properly, you will have to check out the type of connector provided. This particular product is available with two connectors – one is lightning connector and another is the regular USB 3.0 connector. Having these two types of connectors is what made this drive compatible with all devices. So now you can seamlessly transfer all your documents and media from your Phone to your PC.
What are its special features?
All of the iXpand products will come with SanDisk’s own SecureAccess software which will be used to encrypt those files. Apart from this, SanDisk also unveiled an ‘iXpand Drive’ app which will be able to manage the content on the iXpand Flash drive. So through this app you can directly take photos and videos which will get automatically stored on the iXpand Flash drive – you won’t have to manually drag them on the drive any more. This app is also compatible with all iOS platforms – you can easily find it on play store.
What’s more? The app will also enable backup of your social media accounts. This means that if you have some videos or pictures from Instagram and Facebook or Twitter, you want to save on this device, you can easily do so. How cool is that?
What are the other announcements?
If you think this is all that SanDisk announced, you are wrong. Besides the flash drive, SanDisk has also announced a Connect Wireless Stick. Through this stick you will be able to stream direct videos live and share content. This is not just an iOS to iOS feature. You can share it across multiple carriers and mobile devices. For this also, SanDisk has released a Connect app which can be downloaded on all Android and iOS platforms. This new Connect Wireless Stick is available in a 200 GB capacity for now.
The show ended with the company showcasing Extreme PRO microSDXC UHS-II which is its fastest digital memory card as of now. The transfer speed with this card is an unbelievable 275MB/s. this card too is available in dual capacities – 64 GB and 128 GB.
If you think that’s all, you’re wrong. SanDisk didn’t close the show before showing its last and final USB Type C flash drive. This is designed to immediately expand the storage capacity of the devices that come with Type C ports. It is known to be Ultra Dual USB 3.0 drive and will provide 128 GB of memory to the smartphones that are compatible with the USB ports.