This week at mobile-focused innovation show Mobile World Congress, SanDisk intends to reveal a numerous updates to its line of iXpand Flash Drives as well as companion app, primarily focused on expanding storage room and making it possible for quicker and also more secure data decryption with the aid of Touch ID.
The iXpand flash drive includes both USB and Lightning adapters to enable customers the ability to effortlessly transfer documents, images, as well as video clips from an iOS device to a desktop computer or note pad with a conventional USB port. Presently readily available in 16GB, 32GB, as well as 64GB sizes, the firm will be announcing its initial addition to the iXpand line with the introduction of a 128GB version for much more file storage.
SanDisk likewise guarantees brand-new iOS 8-inspired updates to the iXpand Sync application, significantly implementing Touch ID to allow customers encrypt and decrypt their most delicate documents while moving information to and also from the drive. The business also notes that the update will certainly allow users to interact and also open up files from the iXpand drive with different other ‘preferred applications’, along with conserve content inside of the third-party apps directly onto the drive.
No official prices has been given for the 128GB drive yet, however viewing as the present greatest ability version of the iXpand flash drive at 64GB retails for $109.99, those curious about the brand-new high-end model could expect to pay a considerable costs over that for dual the storage.
The company says the comprehensive update to the iXpand app will certainly be going live today during Mobile Globe Congress, happening in Barcelona from March 2-5. The SanDisk iXpand Sync app is a free download from the App Store.
Update: SanDisk has issued a press launch concerning the statement, keeping in mind that the brand-new 128GB iXpand drive will certainly be valued at $149.99