Samsung has announced a new range of ultra high speed microSD cards, which according to Samsung are designed to be used in advanced LTE smartphones and tablets, and they comes with an ultra high speed UHS-1 interface.
“MicroSD cards with a UHS-1 interface offer users an extremely high level of performance on their LTE smartphones and for other advanced mobile applications. This allows consumers to enjoy high-quality images and video playback directly from the memory cards, which fully support the advanced performance features of diverse digital gadgets,” said Wanhoon Hong, executive vice president, memory sales & marketing, Samsung Electronics. “Our UHS-1 card demonstrates how Samsung plans to continually expand its line-up of memory cards in accommodating the market need for higher densities and greater performance.”
These new microSD cards from Samsung come with 16GB of storage and they feature a maximum sequential read speed f 80 Mbps which is apparently four times the read speed of current microSD cards.