Panasonic has revealed their latest UHS Speed Class (Class 1), SD Speed Class (Class 10) micro SD cards and the micro SDHC UHS-1 Card series. Depending on the storage capacity its availability is ensured in different sizes (32GB/ 16GB/ 8 GB / 4GB). These cards will employ MLC type NAND Flash Memory which has the top read speed of 45MBps and writing speed of 25MBps. Panasonic has marketed their Indestructible Memory Cards with some protection and service life prolonging elements, such as…
Today ADATA has launched their Premier Series SDHC, SDXC, microSDHC and microSDXC cards. All of these new memory cards implement the UHS-I U1 (compatible with SDA 2.0 speed Class 10) specification. ADATA says these new cards are designed specifically to meet the performance needs of the most commonly used portable electronics like your smartphone and tablet. They are targeting users who are looking for a cost-effective entry to extend their device’s capacity and speed.
Toshiba Corporation will showcase a reference display of an SDHC memory card with TransferJet close proximity wireless transfer technology at the 2013 International CES, to be held from January 8 to 11, 2013, in Las Vegas, U.S.A. The SDHC memory card on reference display will be a product under development, integrating a TransferJet transceiver IC, a coupler, an RF filter, peripheral passive parts, an SD bridge connection circuit, and Toshiba’s NAND flash memory.
Lunch at Piero’s is always a great event during CES that we always try to attend. Piero’s Italian Restaurant is located within walking distance from the Convention Center and each year they have a 2 day luncheon for media. During this luncheon they invite companies to show off new products and technologies. We really like this event because we get a 1 on 1 with companies in a more relaxed atmosphere. Let’s see some of the cool things we saw this year at Lunch at Piero’s.
Back in March we took a look at Kingston’s MobileLite 9-in-1 card reader. It was a great and very useful product. Well Kingston has redesigned the MobileLite, calling the new version the G2. The MobileLite G2 is a very compact USB card reader that supports SD/SDHC, microSD/SDHC, MSPD, MS Pro HG Duo and M2 cards. Since it is so small you can take it with you anywhere and it has the USB connection right on it so no extra cables to carry with you, let’s take a look.
Removable storage keeps on getting larger and larger, especially with consumer products being able to record HD quality video and take pictures at 12 megapixel resolution. With that said many people think that 2GB cards are more than enough, but if you are shooting video that is not even close to enough space. Today we will be looking at a SDHC (Secure Digital High-Capacity) card from Kingston. SDHC cards currently range from 4GB to 32GB; we received the 32GB version of the card. 32GB is sure a lot of space for videos and photos, let’s see what we can do with this card!