SanDisk has announced a new lineup of SanDisk Extreme Micro-SDXC cards. The Extreme will double the performance of the Ultra micro-SDXC cards, which was claiming to be the quickest in the world so far.
SanDisk Extreme Micro-SDXC will be available in 16 GB and 64 GB varieties. SanDisk has designed its latest cards to offer high speeds, while giving the durability a top priority. The newest addition from SanDisk will support read speeds of up to 80 MB/s and write speeds up to 50 MB/s.
The writing speeds of the Extreme SDXC have received a huge boost over the Ultra cards, which offered speeds up to 30 MB/s. SanDisk also claims that its Extreme cards will work greatly in mobile devices, enhancing the performance of data transfer, fact action photography, burst mode, 1080p video recording and playback.
Unfortunately, there is no official word on the availability and the pricing of these Extreme SD cards.