Memory cards aren’t flashy. Nobody ever thinks about getting one until their smartphone or laptop is running out of precious storage space. However, you’ll never regret getting an extra flash drive — so why not pick them up while they’re on sale?
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These cards and drives are ideal for Android users with smartphones and tablets that have additional storage slots to keep more HD videos and high-resolution photos on your device. You can also pick up a cable on sale that makes it possible to transfer media from an Apple iPhone to any laptop via USB. Now that’s something you can’t get at the Apple Store.
The drives are water-, magnet-, temperature-, shock- and X-ray-proof, so they’re close to being virtually indestructible.
If you’re a photographer, then the PNY Elite Performance Flash Card (256GB) is ideal for digital cameras, like standard point-and-shoots or advanced DSLR cameras. And thanks to its high speed performance, you won’t have to wait long to scroll through or download photos with up to 95MB per second transfer speeds. It’s also spacious with 256GB of on-board storage, including HD photos, 4K videos and more. At 66 percent off today, you save almost $62!
The PNY Turbo Attaché 3 USB 3.0 Flash Drive (128GB) is built for speed, with 10 times faster transfers from drive to computer, compared to standard USB 2.0. This means you can spend more time watching 4K videos than transferring it from your laptop to your TV. It’s also great for storing and transferring photos, large documents, and music. In fact, this little guy can store more than 23,000 songs with ease. This one's 28 percent off, today only.
iPhones are great, but you can make quick work of the base model’s 64GB storage, especially if you’re snapping photos and shooting videos every day. However, there’s a solution that’s faster than using Apple AirDrop from your iPhone to MacBook via WiFi.
This little guy has the biggest storage capacity of the bunch: a whopping 512GB, so it can hold more than 100,000 pictures, 94,500 songs, or 29.5 hours of 4K ultra HD video content! Free up for your phone (and your spouse's too!) with read speeds up to 400MB/s and write speeds up to 250MB/s. It's perfect for USB 3.0-enabled PC and Mac desktop and laptop computers. Today, it's 22 percent off, so you save $20.
The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.
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