The minimum amount of storage included in flagship smartphones has been growing, albeit very slowly. Sixteen gigabyte models were banished by high-end Android smartphone manufacturers quite a while ago, making 32GB the standard. But with photos and apps that are getting ever large, 32GB may not be enough for many. It’s hard to believe that iPhones still have 16GB ... Read More »
Samsung recently announced its newest line of UFS 1.0 memory cards. They are the size of traditional microSD cards but are ridiculously faster, utilizing the same storage technology that is used in the Galaxy S7 internal memory.
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Samsung’s new UFS memory in the Galaxy S7 is blazing fast, and the same speed will soon be coming to memory cards. The company has announced a new line of UFS memory cards.
These memory cards are many times faster than the UHS-1 microSD cards currently available. Samsung claims 5x faster sequential read performance, ... Read More »
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SanDisk may be the most popular supplier of microSD cards, at least here in the US, and I’m sure many of our Android devices have a SanDisk card in them. Mine definitely does. And now SanDisk is being purchased by Western Digital for a massive $19 billion.
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The HTC 10 was announced with either 32 or 64GB of storage, but we probably won’t see the bigger option here in the US. When asked if the 64GB HTC 10 will be available in the US, HTC senior global online communications manager Jeff Gordon indirectly ... Read More »
Do you need a ridiculous amount of storage in a tiny little card? SanDisk has you covered with an Ultra 200GB microSD card. The card is UHS-1 for read speeds up to 90MB/s, and Amazon currently has it for only $79.99. This is down from the original launch price of $249.99, a price that it ... Read More »
Solid state storage keeps getting cheaper at a pretty amazing rate. Just four days ago, we reported that the SanDisk Ultra 200GB microSD card had dropped to $135. Now it has dropped even more to $99.99, making it an even 50 cents per gigabyte.
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Though things have improved in recent times, the mobile phone world is still caught in a massive specs race. As a result, manufacturers are continuously looking for ways to pack more into their devices. Samsung has just introduced a new DDR4 variant of RAM that will allow the company to do just that.
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Amazon’s Deal of the Day today is a great one for anyone looking to upgrade the storage in their phone with a microSD card. A wide selection of PNY memory cards are on sale today, with 128GB going for as little as $52.
Here are some of the prices on PNY memory: