13 March 2017 – Western Digital Corporation, a global storage technology and solutions provider, today released its latest mobile memory solution for iPhone and iPad, the SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive.
The new offering expands the company’s portfolio of mobile storage solutions, which includes the award-winning SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive, and offers users an additional design option when it comes to instantly freeing up space, or backing up files, photos and videos on their iPhone or iPad.
SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive
The SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive is equipped with a Lightning connector and a USB 3.0 connector so users can quickly and easily move files between iPhone or iPad and Mac or PC computers. The new flash drive features a modern and compact design, a high capacity of up to 128GB.
With the advancements in iPhone and iPad camera and video functionality, people will continue to produce content at astonishing rates, and may need even more space to save all of their memories. The SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive is designed to meet these physical [or local] storage needs and enables users to capture, save and share content without limits.
“Smartphone and tablet users are creating more content than ever before and we understand that customers are looking for physical [or local], mobile storage solutions that are easy to use, portable and reliable,” said Hon-Wai Cheah, Product Marketing Director, APAC, Western Digital. “The new SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive offers iPhone and iPad users an option to capture everything they love without worrying about running out of space.”
The SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive also features a redesigned app, the iXpand Drive app, which offers new features and an improved user experience. Giving users the option to save space instantly, the app now has a camera function so users can shoot and save photos or videos directly to the drive instead of on their iPhone or iPad. The app also allows users to automatically back up content from their iPhone or iPad, as well as playback music within the app. The iXpand Drive app is available for free download from the App Store.
SanDisk offers a full range of mobile storage solutions, making it easy for consumers to expand the memory and manage content on their favorite Apple and Android devices.
Pricing and Availability
The SanDisk iXpand Mini Flash Drive features a two-year limited warranty. It’s available in 16GB, 32GB, 64GB and 128GB capacities, with MSRPs of MYR 129 / ~US$ 29, MYR159 / ~US$ 35, MYR219 / ~US$ 49 and MYR349 / ~US$ 78 respectively. The new iXpand Mini Flash Drive is available now in Lazada.