Now users can store more content on their devices. Samsung has launched a new portable 256GB microSD card for its users.
Users can store photos as much as 55,200 and up to 46 hours of HD videos and up to 23,500 MP3 files/songs. Samsung EVO Plus 256GB microSD card can be used for phones, tablets, video cameras and even drones.
However, Samsung had launched its flagship devices, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge offering storage options of 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. This has made users limit the storage of media files in their smartphones, notes TechWeek Europe.
Samsung’s new microSD card works fast compared to other microSD cards. It has the capacity to read and write speed up to 95Mbps and 90Mbps respectively, as per Samsung.
With this level of performance, general consumers, as well as professionals, can enjoy the user convenience that offers you to store heavy-loaded, high-resolution photography and 4K video recording. It can be used for graphic intensive multimedia like virtual reality (VR) and gaming, notes Samsung Newsroom.
The card has the ability to withstand X-rays and magnetic radiation. The card provides protection in temperatures ranging from -25°C to 85°C (-13°F to 185°F). More importantly, Samsung is giving a ten-year warranty on the card.
“With the upward trend of consumers using high-performance, high-capacity mobile devices, our new, V-NAND-based 256GB microSD card solution allows us to deliver the memory card consumers have been craving,” said Samsung’s senior vice president of brand product marketing, memory business, Un-Soo Kim.
“Our EVO Plus 256GB microSD card, will provide consumers with large capacity, and high read and write speeds. We are excited to offer our customers convenient and seamless multimedia experiences when they access, store and share all of the content they create and capture,” he added.
The 10-year warranty is applicable in more than 50 countries that include the USA, Europe, China, and other regions. The EVO Plus 256GB microSD card will hit the market in June 2016 and will be priced at US $249.99 (AU$ 341).