Samsung EVO Plus 256GB MicroSD card has been launched in India at a price of Rs 12,999. Samsung says this memory card provides consumers with up to 12 hours of 4K UHD video storage.
The EVO Plus 256GB offers the highest capacity for a microSD card in its class, and Samsung is offering support for smartphones, tablets, 360-degree video recorders, action cameras, and drones with this card.
The MicroSD card will support 33 hours of Full HD video on the mobile device or action camera, says Samsung. It uses Samsung’s advanced V-NAND technology to offer high read and write speeds of up to 95MB/s and 90MB/s, respectively claims the company.
According to Samsung, the V-NAND technology will make the EVO Plus ideal for performance, especially with professionals who need high-speed performance to store high-resolution photography and 4K video recording, as well as graphic intensive multimedia like virtual reality (VR) and gaming.
“As more and more Indian consumers use high-performance, high-capacity mobile devices, our new, V-NAND-based 256GB microSD card solution allows us to deliver the memory card consumers have been craving. Our EVO Plus 256GB microSD card, will set benchmarks in the memory card business by providing consumers with large capacity, and high read and write speeds . We are excited to offer our customers convenient and seamless multimedia experiences when they access, store and share all of the content they create and capture,” said Sukesh Jain, Vice President, at Samsung India Electronics.
Samsung will offer the EVO Plus 256GB microSD card with a limited 10-year warranty starting in July 2016 for Rs 12999. The product is currently available at Flipkart, and will be available at other major online and offline platforms soon.