SanDisk Ultra 256GB microSDXC UHS-I Card And World’s Fastest Extreme Pro USB 3.1 Flash Drive Announced At CES 2017


Western Digital Corporation at the ongoing CES 2017 introduced 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card, which is the world’s first microSD card that meets the Application Performance Class 1 (A1) requirements from the latest SD Association’s SD 5.1 specifications. It also introduced 256GB SanDisk Extreme PRO USB 3.1 Solid State Flash Drive, which is its fastest, high-capacity USB flash drive to date.


The 256GB Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card is claimed to be able to read data at a speed of up to 95MB/s. With A1, the SanDisk storage card will be able to manage random read input-output access per second (IOPS) of 1,500 and write IOPS of 500. The company claims that its new data storage card can store up to 24 hours of full-HD video.

The SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card also comes with SanDisk Memory Zone app that lets you view, access, and backup the files on the phone in one location. The new SanDisk microSDXC card is also waterproof, shockproof, temperature-proof, and X-ray proof.

The SanDisk Ultra 256GB microSDXC UHS-I card costs MSRP of US$199 (Rs. 13,535 approx.) and will be available worldwide this January 2017.


SanDisk Extreme Pro USB 3.1 Solid State Flash Drive is capable of read speeds up to 420MB/s and write speeds up to 380MB/s. With its unprecedented speeds, you can transfer full-length 4K movie to the drive in less than 15 seconds. The new drive also features a sophisticated design with a durable aluminum metal casing and a retractable connector for ultimate style and reliability.

SanDisk Extreme Pro USB 3.1 Solid State Flash Drive includes the SanDisk SecureAccess® software, which offers 128-bit file encryption and password protection3.

The new SanDisk Extreme PRO USB 3.1 Solid State Flash Drive will be available in late January 2017 and it costs MSRP of $179.99(Rs. 12,240 approx.). The 256GB SanDisk Extreme Pro USB 3.1 flash drive will be available to buy from Amazon and Best Buy in the US, and 300,000 offline retailers as well across the globe.


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