Connect Stick Wireless: WiFi key to mobile devices


Sandisk is a brand well known for its storage solutions. The California company has just announced a new product, a USB key with WiFi.

Sandisk innovates once again in the area of key s USB. To facilitate sharing between computers, smartphones and tablets, the company known for its storage solutions in Flash memory, just design a USB key with WiFi technology. It will soon be marketed.


SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick: USB drive with WiFi

The range of SanDisk storage products has just welcomed a new product, a USB WiFi Wireless Stick called Connect. With a standard USB key, it is easy to share files between multiple computers but very few are compatible with smartphones and tablets, which are usually equipped with mini-USB port. The Connect Wireless Stick Sandisk will facilitate these exchanges with mobile devices.

The USB embeds a wireless solution and all devices that have this same technology that are nearby will be able to connect to send or retrieve files stored there. The key is compatible with Windows and Mac computers as well as smartphones and tablets Android and iOS. However, these devices must be compatible Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n 2.4GHz. It comes with a battery and a button on the side to switch it on. Performance-wise, Sandisk has not communicated on WiFi rates supported by the key that is USB 2.0.

Different capacities

The Connect Wireless Stick will be available in a few weeks for purchase. The proposed capacities are 16, 32, 64 and 128 GB and its price will vary between $40 and $108. The machine is not very bulky, it measures 77 x 19 x 11 mm and weighs 22 grams.