Western Digital announces new line-up of memory cards, readers, and USB flash drives

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Western Digital announces new line-up of memory cards, readers, and USB flash drives

Western Digital has unveiled a lineup of new solutions from its award-winning SanDisk® brand that are designed to satisfy consumers’ needs for more storage both at home and on the go. In a world of pixelated memories and digitalized experiences, the need for more space remains constant. Whether documenting a child’s first steps, conducting wildlife research, or backing up a carefully curated music library, these new solutions from SanDisk are built for capturing and preserving life’s journeys.

“We understand that peoples’ storage needs continuously evolve, from personal photos, videos and files to professional content, which is what pushes us to redefine the limits of what’s possible,” says Susan Park, Vice President, Consumer Solutions, Western Digital. “Our goal is to continue creating easy-to-use, trusted solutions that people rely on today and tomorrow, and we hope the solutions we are launching today inspire people to keep creating.”

Built for today’s adventure and ready for tomorrow’s journey, the exciting new breadth of SanDisk solutions helps expand storage for everyone’s needs:

1.5TB SanDisk Ultra microSD UHS-I cards – World’s Fastest 1.5TB High-Capacity UHS-I microSD Card

Ideal for Android™ devices, Chromebooks and Windows® laptops, the new 1.5TB* microSD™ card offers massive space for more of what matters.

  • Pushing beyond previous limits: The world’s fastest 1.5TB* microSD UHS-I card with transfer speeds up to 150MB/s read when paired with a SanDisk MobileMate® USB 3.0 microSD card reader builds upon SanDisk’s strong and long-lasting legacy of innovation in storage.
  • Wide compatibility: Expand your storage in a flash for host devices that support UHS-I microSD cards, such as Android smartphones and tablets, Chromebooks, and Windows laptops.
  • Availability: The new 1.5TB cards are available now with an MSRP of $229.99, and are backed by a 10-year limited warranty. This SanDisk Ultra

SanDisk PRO-CINEMA CFexpress Type B card – Hollywood-Quality Memory Card

Launched recently ahead of IBC2023, the SanDisk PRO-CINEMA CFexpress™ Type B cards provide the professional performance needed to deliver the highest quality cinematic footage.

  • Cinema-quality performance: With minimum sustained write speeds of 1,400MB/s, the SanDisk PRO-CINEMA CFexpress Type B card lets users capture cinema-quality 8K video without dropping frames.
  • Durable enclosure: Withstands up to 1-meter drops and up to 50 newtons (11.2 pounds-force) of force to help protect irreplaceable footage and videos.
  • PRO-READER and PRO-DOCK 4 compatible: Pair the PRO-CINEMA CFexpress Type B card with the SanDisk Professional PRO-READER CFexpress and the PRO-DOCK 4 devices (sold separately) for scalable, simultaneous offloads that help to maximize productivity.
  • Availability: MSRP starts at $399.99 for 320GB with a lifetime limited warranty.

SanDisk Outdoors SD and microSD UHS-I Cards – Trail Cam Card for All Seasons

Designed for trail cameras and other devices used outside, the SanDisk Outdoors™ line of cards delivers the fast performance required to capture footage in up to 4K quality.

  • Even more ultra-realistic footage: Available in high capacities up to 512GB, the cards are available in HD, Full HD and 4K2 varieties to ensure support for a large range of host devices whether conducting wildlife research, plant monitoring or land/property surveillance.
  • Hard to miss: The new cards feature a vivid Blaze Orange enclosure to help ensure it stands out whether dropped on the forest floor, in fields and water, or just when used in lowlight conditions.
  • Built to last: Able to withstand extreme temperatures from -25°C (-13°F) to 85°C (185°F) and submersion in 1 meter of fresh or salt water for up to 72 hours, the SanDisk Outdoors 4K SD UHS-I card also withstands relative humidity of 95% while in use.
  • Availability: MSRP starts at $16.99 for 64GB of the 4K SD card and $11.99 for 32GB of the 4K microSD card. All cards are backed by a lifetime limited warranty.

Updated SanDisk USB Offerings – Multi-Connector Flash Drives in Vibrant Colors

These refreshed USB flash drives allow users to take and store even more photos and access them across their different devices (including smartphones, tablets and computers) without slowing down.

  • SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive Luxe USB Type-C™: All-metal 2-in-1 flash drive with reversible USB Type-C and Type-A connectors that is available in Gold (128GB-512GB) and Silver. Automatically back up photos using the SanDisk Memory Zone™ app. Available in up to 1TB*, this drive features high-performance USB 3.2 Gen 1 for quick file transfers.
    • Availability: MSRP for the new Gold color starts at $22.99 for 128GB and it is expected to start shipping by the upcoming Winter season.

  • SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive Go USB Type-C: Simple-to-use storage that works across USB Type-C and Type-A devices now with up to 400MB/s transfer speeds. Its dual-purpose swivel design helps to protect the connectors while on the go. This flash drive is available in 64GB-256GB* in Absinthe Green, Lavender and Navagio Bay, and up to 1TB in Black.
    • Availability: MSRP for the new colors starts at just $14.99 for 64GB.