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Samsung unveils water, shock and magnet-proof memory cards

By Matthew
Dec 9, 2009
  1. Samsung has unveiled its new, virtually indestructible memory cards. The CF Plus and SD Plus are built to withstand the elements, boasting a design that is water, shock and magnet-proof. Samsung claims its memory cards can bathe in the sea unharmed for over 24 hours, shrug off the weight of a 1.6-ton vehicle, and resist over 13 times the magnetic force of home theater speakers.

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  2. Kibaruk

    Kibaruk TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,337   +103

    And I who thought the A-DATA SH93 was cool like hell with the waterproof and shock resistance. This are awesome!
     
  3. pomonasi

    pomonasi TS Rookie Posts: 32

    wonder how much these things will be... $50 for 4gb? in any case, probably cool to own one of these just for the wow factor...
     
  4. TomSEA

    TomSEA TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,356   +402

    But will they withstand an EMP attack? ;)
     
  5. ET3D

    ET3D TechSpot Paladin Posts: 981   +31

    But will they withstand a determined two year old? We'll have to put that to the test.
     
  6. Richy2k9

    Richy2k9 TS Enthusiast Posts: 515

    hello ..

    LOL @
    yeah .. then will be perfect!

    anyway, seems like the manufacturers are going the right way, just hope doesn't get the prices up!

    cheers!
     
  7. arkantos

    arkantos TS Member Posts: 51

    i hope the rest (other manufacturers) will follow this kind of things to their memory cards.
     
  8. compdata

    compdata TechSpot Paladin Posts: 604

    These look really nice and will probably become standard for pro photographers and anyone else who needs to work in extreme environments.
     
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