Samsung has made a 256GB microSD card

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Samsung Evo 256gb MicroSD Card

Samsung today announced a 256GB microSD card beating out rival SanDisk by 56GB.

The new Samsung EVO Plus 256GB microSD card has been priced at $249.99 (about Rs. 16,600) and will be available in more than 50 countries starting in June carrying a 10-year limited warranty. Samsung says that the EVO Plus 256GB microSD card has a 95MB/s read and 90MB/s write speed. It is based on the new V-NAND storage technology which Samsung also uses in its EVO SSDs.

Un-Soo Kim, SVP at Samsung Electronics added:

Our EVO Plus 256GB microSD card, will provide 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.