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The History of Micro SD Cards

Sandisk now makes SD memory cards in cooperation with Toshiba and Panasonic. Originally, they set out to competing Sony’s already-established Memory Stick. This new, non-volatile, high density format was created to fit in a small plan: simply 24 x 32 x 2.1 mm. Although physically smaller sized than the memory stick, they knew that they required a competitive edge to get rid of Sony’s reputation as the leading memory card format. Starting in 2000, Toshiba and Panasonic garnered a base … Read more