SanDisk, Sony Boost M2 Speeds and Capacities
SanDisk and Sony are collaborating on the next generation of Memory Stick products. The Memory Stick HG Micro is a format expanded from Memory Stick Micro (M2). This new format features an increased interface clock frequency, which enables 60Mbps data transfer speed. This is three times faster than current M2 cards. Capacities are also being boosted. The expanded format for Memory Stick HG Micro will support capacities between 32GB and 2TB.
SanDisk Debuts Two 256 GB MicroSD Cards
Jun 29, 2016
SanDisk today announce two new high-capacity microSD memory cards for smartphones, tablets, and other devices. Both cards offer 256 GB of storage for photos, music, movies, and other content.
SanDisk Debuts 400 GB MicroSD Memory Card for Phones
Aug 31, 2017
SanDisk today introduced a microSD card with a capacity of 400 GB. It has more storage than any other mobile memory card, according to SanDisk.
Samsung Shows Off First UFS Memory Cards
Jul 7, 2016
Samsung today announced a range of Universal Flash Storage memory cards meant for today's intense video applications. The UFS spec has been used for embedded memory modules since 2015, but this is the first time UFS has appeared in removable memory cards.
SanDisk Says Latest MicroSD Card Is 3X Faster
Feb 22, 2016
SanDisk today announced the Extreme Pro microSDXC UHS-II card for mobile devices. The Class 10 card meets UHS Speed Class 3 and can deliver transfer speeds at up to 275Mbps.
More Phones Should Be Able to Update to Android P Faster
May 9, 2018
Google today provided more visibility into its work on Project Treble, which is meant to accelerate the rate at which phones are updated to new versions of Android. Google has been working with Qualcomm, MediaTek, and Samsung to improve how phones handle major updates.