WD Blue 250GB SSD Review

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After completing SanDisk acquisition last year, Western Digital introduced WD Blue and WD Green solid state drives (SSDs), the first WD-branded SATA SSDs for consumers in October. These were was launched in India a few months back. Both these promise near-maximum speed of SATA drives. Is the WD Blue 250GB SSD worth the price? Let us find out in the review.

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How to choose the best memory card for your smartphone

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Consumers are spoilt for choice when it comes to smartphones. The same is the case for memory cards. However, the difference in terms of memory cards is that majority don’t understand the difference between various cards and the meaning of the terms used by manufacturers. Here is an explanation of some of those terms as well as factors to consider when buying your memory card.

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Why wireless storage is the ideal tool for an entertainment on the go

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With people becoming more and more tech savvy, there is an increase of the number of people using smart devices as well as an increase in the number of smart devices used by an individual. Making sure that these devices are charged itself is a big deal and it becomes even more difficult to make sure that all of them contain the necessary content as and when you need it. SanDisk has a solution for your problems such as running out of storage, having to carry multiple device, security of your data etc. Let’s take a look at what they offer.

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SanDisk Extreme PRO and Extreme Go USB 3.1 Flash Drives launched, 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSD card announced in India

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Western Digital Corporation today announced 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card in India. It was introduced earlier this year at the CES 2017 as the world’s first microSD card that meets the Application Performance Class 1 (A1) requirements from the latest SD Association’s SD 5.1 specifications. It launched 256GB SanDisk Extreme PRO USB 3.1 Solid State Flash Drive, which is its fastest, high-capacity USB flash drive to date and Extreme Go USB 3.1 Flash Drive. Continue reading “SanDisk Extreme PRO and Extreme Go USB 3.1 Flash Drives launched, 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSD card announced in India”

Today’s smartphones are as powerful as computers ! Does your microSD card match up your performance hungry smartphone?

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Smartphones are becoming smarter and smarter with each passing day and that also means that they are more powerful than PCs and computers of yesteryear. Smartphones are also replacing point and shoot camera, MP3 music player, portable gaming device, GPS navigator, video cameras and in some cases portable video players. However, many consumers on the market may not be using their smartphones to its full potential and inferior microSDs are often the reason why. Let us examine how and why its important to have a microSD card that can match your phone’s performance.

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SanDisk Extreme 256GB microSD card with A1 specification, up to 100MBps transfer speed announced

At the CES 2017 back in January Western Digital introduced 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card as the world’s first microSD card that meets the Application Performance Class 1 (A1) requirements from the latest SD Association’s SD 5.1 specifications. At the MWC 2017 this week it introduced even faster SanDisk Extreme 256GB microSD card with A1 specifications offering up to 100MB/s read speed and up to 90MB/s write speed.

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How wireless storage helps you to optimize data plan and reduce cost

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Our data consumption needs are ever-increasing while telecom operators aren’t necessarily making it easier or cheaper for users to access the data that we need. As a result, many of us including some of us at FoneArena often face issues with burning through our data plans much sooner than expected. Storing data on the cloud will help easier sharing but will eat up data.Storing data locally may help reduce data consumption to a certain extent but is quite difficult to share. SanDisk has a new product that will help solve this exact problem by providing an alternate way to store and access your data.

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Why everyone should use a high end microSD card on their smartphones

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The constant struggle for space on your smartphone is something that most of our readers would be familiar with. We personally have encountered friends and family having to free up space on their smartphone by deleting apps and content in order to install some app or update their phone or some other reason.

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SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick – A next generation storage device for mobile lifestyle

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In a world that is changing as rapidly as ours, it is difficult to keep track of every new technology that comes out and it is even more difficult to understand it and possibly use it meaningfully in our daily lives.

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SanDisk Ultra 256GB microSDXC card launched in India for Rs. 13390, Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 launched starting at Rs. 650

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Western Digital today launched 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card, Premium Edition with read speeds of up to 95MB/s in India. It also launched Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 with a micro-USB connector on one end and a USB 3.0 connector on the other to transfer between Android smartphones or tablets and laptop, PC or Mac. Continue reading “SanDisk Ultra 256GB microSDXC card launched in India for Rs. 13390, Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 launched starting at Rs. 650”

SanDisk 1TB Extreme PRO SDXC world’s highest capacity SD card announced

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Western Digital has unveiled SanDisk 1TB Extreme PRO SDXC, which is currently the world’s highest capacity SD card announced. It introduced that first 512GB SD card back in 2014. This is targeted at users those who shoot 4K videos on their DSLR, advanced digital or HD video cameras and also capacity-intensive applications such as virtual reality, video surveillance and 360 video. Continue reading “SanDisk 1TB Extreme PRO SDXC world’s highest capacity SD card announced”

Top 3 Storage Picks of June 2016

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The demand for storage is on the rise be it local or cloud based however, one can often be confused with the limitless number of options available to choose from. To clear the air, we’ve created a list of our top 3 favourite storage devices for June 2016 to help you make an informed decision.

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SanDisk Extreme UHS-I world’s fastest 256GB microSD card announced

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Western Digital has announced 256GB SanDisk Extreme microSDXC UHS-I card at the MWC 2016 Asia in Shanghai, which becomes the fastest 256GB microSD card in the world offering read speeds of up to 100MB/s and write speeds of up to 90MB/s. SanDisk introduced Extreme PRO 64GB and 128GB cards with transfer speeds of up to 275MBps earlier this year. Continue reading “SanDisk Extreme UHS-I world’s fastest 256GB microSD card announced”

Western Digital introduces new 4TB My Passport Ultra portable hard drives

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Western Digital today launched a new external 4TB storage capacity hard drive My Passport Ultra, and announced that the My Passport for Mac and My Passport Ultra Metal portable hard drives with same 4TB capacity will be launched soon. Continue reading “Western Digital introduces new 4TB My Passport Ultra portable hard drives”