Now this is seriously one interesting thing here. SanDisk has now unveiled the “SanDisk iXpand” USB flash drive. The USB connects to your iPhone, iPad via the integrated Lightning connector and you’re good to browse through files on your iOS device.
iXpand is a great product for the people who are getting data limits, battery and bandwidth limitations. Because, iXpand lets you do all of this, without needing the cable with the proprietary, Lightning connector or computer. iXpand will simply plug into your iPhone and coupled with the companion app from SanDisk. And also, you will be able to browse through existing files in USB drive, with the ability to copy files to and from the USB storage.
When user connects the iXpand to their iOS devices, the companion app launches automatically. And not only that, you can set it to automatically sync photos and videos from camera roll to the drive. Users can directly play movies from the iXpand to their iOS device. iXpand has a flexible connector cable the user can simply pop up to connect without removing the USB connector’s protector cap. The metal construction makes this product more durable and strong. The device has a USB 2.0 interface which has a reading speed of up to 13 MB/sec and writing speed of up to 14 MB/sec. The iXpand is available with storage capacity of 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB with a starting price of $59.99 (Approx around Rs.4000) and is available on SanDisk online store.
The iXpand is great option for iOS devices in terms of storage expansion. Also, it can let you transfer all your multimedia as well as documents with another iOS device without uploading your content to any cloud drive.