SanDisk has actually exposed the initial USB thumb drive to benefit from the new USB Type-C specification while also keeping the tradition USB option around at the same time.
With this year’s Mobile World Congress now in complete swing over in Barcelona, all the huge moving companies and shakers of the mobile industry are obtaining their news out and their new playthings right into the hands of journalists. SanDisk is no different.
Revealed throughout the MWC event, SanDisk’s brand-new thumb drive might not instantly obtain your attention until you provide it a proper glance. After that, and just then, you’ll see its key resource – – a USB Type-C connector.
The first of its kind, the new drive features s new Type-C adapter on one side and a requirement, even more large USB port on the other.
Today there isn’t really much you could do with that new Type-C jack, but with Apple heavily reported to be utilizing the port on an upcoming 12-inch MacBook Air it shows up SanDisk is hedging its bets. Cell phone are also set to make use of USB Type-C in the future, so also if Apple does not take on the brand-new common instantly then an individual will certainly utilize it. The same USB connector at the other end ought to make sure compatibility regardless, however. A friend Android application is already available and we would certainly anticipate assistance to be constructed right into note pads as time rolls on.
Ready to come to be readily available time in Q2 there isn’t really yet s price for the brand-new, onward thinking thumb drive. Eventually we would expect all thumb drives to sport the brand-new, smaller sized USB Type-C port however until then SanDisk is in a league of its very own.
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