SanDisk announced on March 5 in Tokyo that it will launch new micro SD cards with the highest memory capacity to date, the SanDisk Ultra Plus micro SDXC UHS-I Card 128 GB in Japan from April. The new card will feature a fast data transfer speed of 40 MB per second and Class 10/UHS speed, suitable for recording full HD movies.
The company also announced re-entry into Japanese USB flash memory maret by debuting the SanDisk Extreme Pro USB 3.0 Flash Memory 128 GB at about 20,000 Yen. The company perceived that the demand for high speed movie recording and transfer with high capacity os pn the rise. SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 Flash Memory cards with capacity from 16 – 64 GB will also be shipped.