|Kingston 1GB microSD|
Nic Rossmüller : September 25th 2006 - 14:02 CET
Kingston 1GB microSD : Kingston, today announced the launch of 1-GB microSD expansion memory cards to further enhance its growing line of mobile memory solutions. The increased capacity is essential for users of current and next generation multifunction mobile phones that require more memory to support advanced features including MP3 players, video, higher-resolution cameras and mobile gaming. "The microSD form factor is becoming increasingly popular as new mobile phone handsets reduce in size and increase in functionality," said Keyla Velazquez, mobile media product manager, Kingston. "With new 1-GB capacities consumers can efficiently manage more: ranging from address books, photos, data files and beyond," continued Velazquez.|
Kingston microSD for mobile phones|
According to Nicole D'Onofrio, Industry Analyst, Mobile Computing and Storage, "Current Analysis expects to see strong growth in the microSD market, as mobile handset consumers are demanding increased storage capacities for their mobile content, coupled with slim and sexy phone designs." For digital entertainment publishers and software developers seeking the additional value of releasing their content on new media, Kingston offers complete content-on-card services, including custom content loading, packaging and logistics. The new 1-GB microSD card joins the Flash memory product group available for specialized digital content services.
1GB microSD - Kingston Secure Digital adapter
Kingston microSD cards ship bundled with a Secure Digital (SD) adapter for use as a full-size SD card. To protect against accidental data loss, the adapter has a built-in write-protect switch. The new 1-GB capacity card joins the 512-MB and 256-MB cards. Larger capacities will continue to follow as mobile device and content needs dictate.
Kingston microSD - Specifications
• Capacities: 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB
• Dimensions: .43" x .59" x .039" (11mm x 15mm x 1mm)
• Weight: 0.04 lbs. (1.41g)
• Standardized: complies with SD Association specification standards
• Ultra-Portable: extremely small footprint design
• Simple: as easy as plug-and-play
• Reliable: lifetime warranty
Kingston microSD 1GB - Mobile memory solutions
Given the myriad of expansion memory formats selected by wireless handset makers, Kingston offers a variety of mobile memory solutions, ranging from miniSD, microSD, and MMCmobile cards, in addition to the standard SD and MMCplus cards currently used for memory expansion purposes in some multifunction mobile phones. Kingston's online Memory Finder at the Kingston website makes it convenient to locate the best memory product for mobile devices.
Kingston Technology Company, Inc. is the world's largest independent manufacturer of memory products. With manufacturing facilities operating in Fountain Valley, California; Malaysia; Taiwan; and China, Kingston supports all memory processing functions from receipt of wafer through to completed module. Kingston serves a network of distributors, OEMs, and retail customers in more than 3,000 locations worldwide.