Published on February 20th, 2012 | by Mithil Bhatia0
Samsung Introduces Waterproof and Magnet Resistant SD and microSD Cards
Samsung recently introduced wide range of stylish SD and microSD Memory Cards that are resistant to harsh treatment as they are waterproof, shockproof, and magnet proof. These are the completely new line-ups of “High Speed” and “Plus Extreme Speed” memory cards available up to Class 10, 32 GB Models.
The cards with “High Speed” series are available with capacities between 2 GB and 32 GB (Class 10 in all) with read speeds varying from 15 MBPS to 24 MBPS and write speeds varying from 7 MBPS to 13 MBPS, while “Plus Extreme Speed” series cards are available only in 8 GB and 16 GB (Class 10 in both) with read speeds of 24 MBPS and write speeds of 21MBPS. The best part is that all the cards under those series can withstand up to 24 hrs in water, pressure of 1.6 tons, and powerful magnets as used in medical equipment.
“It is our goal at Samsung to deliver superior performance, reliability and a stylish design across all of our product lines, including our memory line,” said Reid Sullivan, Senior Vice President, Samsung Electronics America.
Regarding pricing details, “Plus Extreme Speed” will come at a price tag of $ 29.99 for the 8GB model and $ 54.99 for the 16GB model, while the “High Speed” series will be available from $9.99 for a 2GB card up to $89.99 for the 32GB model and have lower price tags as that of predecessor.