Earlier at the Romulo Cafe in Makati, SanDisk held an event to announce their retail SSD portfolio in the country. In relation with that, they offered a new family of highest performing portable SSD and entry level SSD products.
|The new portable storage options from SanDisk|
SanDisk, a master of portable storage!
SanDisk continues to impress us by providing extremely portable storage solutions. This time with the SSD category as they introduced a number of rugged and classy lookign SSD storage devices. The main advantage of it is all of them can give users a whole new experience that's up to 23 times faster than a regular hard drive.
|Speed test transferring a 1 GB file!|
We were able to see two of them earlier, the SanDisk Extreme 900 Portable SSD that's available up to 1.92 TB and the SanDisk Extreme 500 Portable SSD that's pocket sized yet powerful!
The SanDisk Extreme 900 Portable SSD is said to be the highest performing, next generation portable SSD. Why?This device features transfer speed of 850 MB/s that's nine times faster than a regular portable hard drive that can give users significant advantage when they're taking high res photos, working on 4K videos, creating large graphic files, playing ultra high quality music and etc. What's even more impressive here is SanDisk was able to make that in a small package with durable aluminum case. These new drives both comes with USB Type-C and Type-A connectors and up to 1.92 TB of storage.
The SanDisk Extreme 500 Portable SSD is an even smaller type of portable storage! It's half the size of regular smartphones that can deliver up to 4x faster than a regular portable hard drive at 415 MB/s. This durable, lightweight and high performing device comes with up to 480 GB of storage. It also comes with a sleek back finish and unique rubber bumpers together with a metal ring that you can use as a clip. It's perfect for anyone who wants an ultimate pocketable storage on the go.
|Mr. Peter and Ms. Cindy of SanDisk|
SanDisk also introduced in the press release the SSD Plus that targets laptop and desktop PC users who want to improve their performance. It's shock resistant, durable and has a reading speed of up to 520 MB/s. It's available in 120 GB and 240 GB variants. Together with that is the SanDisk Ultra II SSD that's based on X3 NAND flash technology with shock resistance and nCache 2.0 tech. This device can give you up to 500 MB per second speed and experience up to 28 times performance improvement and 20% longer battery life. They also included the powerful SanDisk Ultra mSATA SSD that's perfect for your notebook or tablet and the SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD built for graphic intensive and speedy environments.
"As a recognized leader in developing solutions for professional photographers, videographers, we designed this game changing family of offerings to provide our customers with even great speeds and capacities to keep up with the rapidly increasing demands for high quality content," sad Candy Gao, Country Manager, Hongkong and Philippines, SanDisk Corporation. "Whether a professional or amateur, this level of portability, speed and capacity is exceptional, and we believe it will transform the way people create and produce high quality video content - ultimately saving them time and money."
Pricing and Availability
SanDisk Extreme 500 Portable SSD are available in the Philippines:
120 GB - 7,250 Pesos
240 GB - 10,850 Pesos
480 GB - 18,000 Pesos (To be available 4th quarter of 2015)
The SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD 900 SSD will be available this 4th quarter of 2015:
480 GB - 29,000 Pesos
960 GB - 43,500 Pesos
1.92 GB - 72,500 Pesos
All of them comes with three-year warranty.
For more details, visit www.sandisk.com now.