SanDisk has launched the Connect Wireless Stick in India in its 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB variants, priced at Rs. 2,790, Rs. 3,790, Rs. 5,490, and Rs. 9,490 respectively. The wireless storage sticks will be available via Flipkart from September 18, and from other channels at a later stage.
The SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick, which also acts like a regular USB flash drive, works with devices like laptops, smartphones, and PCs, and connects to them with its built-in Wi-Fi hotspot. Users can wirelessly transfer and access bulky files or stream videos to and from up to three mobile devices simultaneously.
The device can stream a single HD video at 2Mbps for up to 4.5 hours on a single charge. In addition, the SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick can be connected with PC and laptop devices, acting as a regular USB drive.
The storage stick works alongside the SanDisk Connect app, with which users can manage content between Android, iOS, Mac, PC, and Fire devices. Also, included are features like auto-backup of images, videos from camera roll.
“We live in an era where we are truly living a mobile lifestyle. We use our devices to capture life’s moments, and work in a way that was never before possible – all of which has created the need for a new generation of mobile storage,” Dinesh Bahal, Vice President, Product Marketing, SanDisk had said at the global launch in July, adding, “The SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick is designed to give people a simple, intuitive way to save and access all of the great content they create and consume across multiple devices, without breaking the bank.”