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SanDisk launches new USB flash drive in Odisha


Odisha Sun Times Business Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Nov 11:

SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, today launched a new line of USB flash drive in Odisha.

The new product is designed to be ‘must-have’ for students heading back to school.

San diskSanDisk Cruzer UTM, which has enough capacity to hold homework, photos, music and movies, sports a U-clip for attaching to backpacks, bags and key rings. Available in bright and bold design, it aims to be both attractive and hard to lose, with all information safely protected by password.

“With the workload and carry loads of students increasing, students are always looking for smarter ways to store their files. SanDisk Cruzer UTM offers a practical yet rugged design that also looks ‘cool’ at the same time. Designed with students in mind, it aims to keep all information safe. With ample space, it complements today’s busy yet outgoing lifestyles of Indian students,” said Rajesh Gupta, country manager India, SanDisk Corporation, told newsmen here.

Catering for students who require both a practical yet current design, SanDisk Cruzer UTM sports a smart design. Its name hails from the inclusion of the unique, sturdy U-clip, allowing it to be conveniently attached to a backpack, bag or key ring securely.

Measuring 59.4 x 21.8 x 8.4mm, the USB flash drive’s range of bright, bold colors, patterns and unique design also makes it hard to lose.

SandiskThe SanDisk Cruzer UTM comes in 8GB and 16GB versions for students and offers ample storage space for homework, music files, small movie clips and pictures.

For those requiring more space, additional 32GB and 64GB versions are also available for general retail.

All information is kept safe with password protection using SanDisk SecureAccessTM, which employs a 128-bit AES encryption.

It supports Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Mac OS X v10.5+.

Software download is required for use on Mac OS X computers. It requires a USB 2.0 connection interface or higher.

SanDisk Cruzer UTM caters to the rugged lifestyles of students. The retractable connector stays safely hidden until it needs to be plugged in to protect it from accidental wear and tear. It has an operating temperature range from 0 to 45 degree Celsius and can be stored in temperatures ranging from 10 to 70 degree Celsius, allowing it to be used in extreme conditions across the world.

It also comes with a 5-year worldwide warranty.

The new flash drive is currently available in India in 8GB to 64GB capacities at suggested retail price starting from Rs 439 to Rs 2599.