SanDisk's 1TB SD card has more storage than your laptop

SanDisk's 1TB SD card has more storage than your laptop

The Verge

SanDisk has unveiled the biggest SD card in the world — a prototype card with an outrageous 1 terabyte of memory. The SDXC card is only a prototype at this point, with no details available on price or release date, but it's still an impressive milestone. As SanDisk owners Western Digital points out, it was only sixteen years ago that the company introduced its first 64 megabyte SD card, while two years ago they debuted the 512GB card, which was then the world's biggest Things have moved fast, though, and compared to the 64MB card, today's 1TB version offers 15,625 times more storage.

The company says the 1TB card is necessary to match the increasing demand for memory-heavy formats, including 4K and 8K footage,...

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