Transcend Information, uno dei principali produttori di memorie flash a livello mondiale, ha reso noto - mediante il comunicato stampa di seguito allegato - di aver realizzato una memory card di tipo microSD, siglata Hi-Speed 80X Ultra-Performance, molto particolare poichè è in grado di offrire un transfer rate pari a 12Mb/s (e dunque superiore del 70% a quello offerto dai prodotti omologhi) e vantare un'ingombro fisico dimezzato rispetto alle altre microSD.
microSD Hi-Speed 80X Ultra-Performance
La nuova microSD è disponibile in due differenti capacità pari rispettivamente a 256Mb e 512Mb. La compatibilità con i dispositivi elettronici predisposti per l'inserimento di memorie flash di dimensioni ordinarie è assicurata da un adattatore (componente in blu nella foto precedente, ndr).
A greater number of advanced mobile devices and smart phones are now available on the market. This new breed of Hi-Tech Handheld device typically has a built-in High-resolution digital camera and a large number of multimedia applications; both of these features alone have catapulted the need for higher performance and bigger capacity Flash Memory Cards. To ensure you get the most from your Hi-Tech devices, Transcend Information Inc., a world leader in flash memory devices, has released its latest Hi-Speed 80X Ultra-Performance microSD Memory Cards, available in 256MB and 512MB capacities, and only half the size of a mobile phone SIM card they are the smallest memory cards in the world.
Extremely fast data transfer speeds of up to 12MB/sec give the New 80X microSD Cards a 70% increase in transfers speed when compared with normal microSD Cards. Transcend’s high performance 80X microSD Cards are the perfect choice of Memory Card for use in the next generation of mobile phones and portable devices, which include a memory card slot as standard. In addition, Transcend’s 80X microSD Card can also be used in regular SD memory card slots by combining the card with its provided adapter, thus ensuring that the 80X microSD Card can be used in all compliant SD card devices.
Now you have the convenience of being able to save pictures, MP3 music, or MPEG 4 video clips onto one tiny, high performance 80X microSD Memory Card, which can be used in your MP3 Player, Digital Camera, Mobile Phone, Smart Phone, PDA, or other mobile devices. Having focused on the research and development of flash memory cards for many years, Transcend insists on only using original SLC (Single-Level-Cell) NAND Flash chips in its microSD Cards. By testing many digital cameras and mobile phones, which have a microSD, or SD card slot, we ensure that Transcend’s 80X microSD Cards are fully compatible and guarantee the best performance results from your Hi-Tech portable devices.
- Approx 20% of the size of a standard SD Card, but with all of the features and performance
Perfect for the next generation of mobile phones and portable devices
microSD adapter allows the card to be used in standard SD card slots
Adoption of original SLC NAND flash chips
Compliant with the Secure Digital Music Initiative (SDMI) portable device requirements
Source: Transcend Press Release