Nikon D7100 Canon EOS Rebel T5i Nikon D3300 Canon EOS 1200D Sony A5000 Nikon D4S
Nikon D7100 Canon EOS Rebel T5i Nikon D3300 Canon EOS 1200D Sony A5000 Nikon D4S
LetsGoDigital for Sale
  News Headlines Apple Canon Casio Fujifilm HTC LG Nikon Nokia Olympus Panasonic Pentax Ricoh Rollei Samsung Sony  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
SanDisk 1 Gigabyte xD-Picture Card introduction
Mark Peters : March 21th 2005 - 22:30 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
SanDiskSanDisk 1 Gigabyte xD-Picture Card introduction : SanDisk Corporation today doubled the capacity of its xD-Picture Card and introduced a one gigabyte (GB) version (Type M) of the popular flash memory card. The 1 Gigabyte xD-Picture Card announcement was made at the annual CeBIT show (Hannover - Germany) where SanDisk is demonstrating the new 1 gigabyte xD-Picture Cards. The announcement follows the introduction last month of 10 new, four megapixel and higher digital cameras by Olympus and Fujifilm that are fully compatible with the 1GB xD-Picture Card. Susan Park, SanDisk’s xD product marketing manager, said, "These new Olympus and Fujifilm digital cameras are all in the four-to-seven megapixel range."
SanDisk 1 Gigabyte xD-Picture Card introductionSanDisk xD-Picture Card - Higher MP
"Consumers who buy the new xD-Picture Cards are going to benefit significantly by using high capacity flash storage cards. Higher megapixel cameras and video recording features typically require higher data storage capacities. The 1GB xD-Picture Card will ensure that consumers can take plenty of pictures and not worry about running out of memory capacity." For example, when used with a 5 mp. digital camera, a 1GB xD-Picture Card can capture and store approx. 800 images shot at the high quality setting.

SanDisk xD-Picture Card - Olympus and Fujifilm
Chris Chute, senior analyst at IDC market research, said, "As Fuji and Olympus continue to strongly support the xD-Picture Card for use in their digital cameras, we believe that the card ranks as a key format in the flash card family. Both companies have recently developed and introduced several new digital cameras that use the xD-Picture Card, and we believe that future Fuji and Olympus cameras presently under development also will be based on that card. With the on-going success of the xD-Picture Card, SanDisk should be able to pursue growing sales opportunities for the format."

SanDisk xD-Picture Card - Pricing and Availability
SanDisk is expected to start shipping the M Series, 1GB card in April at a suggested retail price of $139.99 in the U.S. (Pricing in other countries has not been determined.) The company now offers a complete line of xD-Picture Cards ranging from a 64-megabyte model, at a suggested retail price of $24.99, on up to the new 1GB card. The M series xD-Picture Cards, whose capacity can be increased to 8GB in the future, will be sold in SanDisk packaging under the Olympus and Fuji brand labels. The Type M cards will be so identified on the packaging. SanDisk products are sold worldwide at more than 100,000 retail outlets.

About SanDisk
SanDisk is the original inventor of flash storage cards and is the world’s largest supplier of flash data storage card products using its patented, high-density flash memory and controller technology. SanDisk is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA and has operations worldwide, with more than half its sales outside the U.S.

   SanDisk Cruzer Titanium 2GB USB flash drive
   SanDisk Cruzer Profile flash drive introduction
   SanDisk Extreme 3 DIWA Innovation Award
   Next  Memorex USB TravelDrives with U3 platform support
   Previous  Samsung mSWV+ technology introduction
   News by brand:SanDisk
   News by category:Flash memory
   News by brand and category:SanDisk Flash memory
   Canon EOS 700D - $749.00
   Nikon D7100 - $1146.95
   Panasonic Lumix DMC TZ40 - $339.00
   Sony CyberShot DSC HX300 - $398.00
   Canon IXUS 255 HS - $176.80
   Panasonic Lumix DMC TZ35 - $169.00
   Canon PowerShot SX280 HS - $199.00
   Canon EOS 1100D - $326.49
   Sony CyberShot DSC HX50V - $348.00
   Canon PowerShot SX510 HS - $229.00


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest SanDisk announcements
SanDisk CFast 2.0 Memory Card
SanDisk Solid State Drive
SanDisk Connect flash storage
64GB microSDXC memory card
SanDisk microSDHC review
SanDisk smartphone memory
Tablet memory and smartphone memory
SanDisk Extreme Solid State Drive
SanDisk Sansa Clip Zip MP3 Player
NAND Flash Memory Fabrication Facility
SanDisk secure access software and USB flash drives
SanDisk 128GB CompactFlash
SanDisk Sansa Fuze+
SanDisk Cruzer Blade
Facebook photo contest
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Sony Xperia Z2
Sony Xperia Z2 tablet
Nikon 1 J4
Nikon Coolpix S810c
Samsung Galaxy Ace Style Android phone
Panasonic Lumix GH4
Nokia X smartphones
Nokia Asha 230
Nokia 220
Nikon 1 V3 test photos
Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II
HTC Desire 310
Canon PowerShot SX600 HS
Canon IXUS 265 HS
Nikon Coolpix P600
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA