SANDISK INTRODUCES WORLD’S FASTEST MEMORY CARD FOR SMARTPHONES AND TABLETS

					PRESS RELEASE
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          SANDISK INTRODUCES WORLD’S FASTEST MEMORY CARD
                    FOR SMARTPHONES AND TABLETS

      Loads apps faster, transfers files quicker and improves overall system
       responsiveness with up to 95MB/sec read and up to 90MB/sec write speeds1

      Ideal for users running multiple apps such as mobile games, email, photo
       capture and Full-HD2 video recording

                       Mobile phones will capture 525 billion images in 2012 and
                        nearly one third of all video footage in 2014, according to IDC

                June 25, 2012—SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global
                leader in flash memory storage solutions, today announced the
                world’s fastest mobile memory card. The SanDisk Extreme Pro®
                microSDHC™ UHS-I card is ideal for smartphone and tablet users
who want to boost their device’s storage capacity while enjoying the fastest mobile
experience.

Maximum Performance for Next-Generation Mobile Devices
The SanDisk Extreme Pro microSDHC UHS-I card enables smartphone and tablet
users to fully enjoy their mobile device’s advanced applications.

      Full HD Video Capture: Mobile phones will capture approximately one third of
       all video footage by 2014, according to IDC3. With a UHS Speed Class 1 rating
       (Class 10 equivalent), the new card allows consumers to record superior Full
       HD videos, even in 3D

      High-Quality Photo Capture: Mobile phones will capture 525 billion photos in
       2012, roughly half of all photos captured this year, according to IDC4. The card
       is ideal for mobile imaging applications, offering up to 90MB/sec write speed for
       capturing multiple photos using burst mode with a UHS-I enabled mobile
       device

      Faster File Transfers: With up to 95 megabyte per second (MB/sec) read
       speed, the card moves files quickly between host devices
        Seamless Multitasking; Fast Downloads: The card allows consumers to
         smoothly run multiple applications at the same time and download files quickly
         using 4G LTE phones

“SanDisk offers the broadest mobile memory card lineup in the industry,” said Chris
Loh, director, product marketing, SanDisk. “Our portfolio includes microSD cards with
the fastest speeds, highest storage capacities and reliability that consumers demand.”

Availability and Pricing
The SanDisk Extreme Pro microSDHC UHS-I card is available on www.sandisk.com in
8 gigabyte (GB)5 and 16GB capacities carrying MSRPs of $59.99 and $99.99. The
card is compatible with any microSDHC-slotted device and is ideal for UHS-enabled
smartphones and tablets.

About SanDisk
SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) is a global leader in flash memory storage
solutions, from research and development, product design and manufacturing to
branding and distribution for OEM and retail channels. Since 1988, SanDisk's
innovations in flash memory and storage system technologies have provided
customers with new and transformational digital experiences. SanDisk's diverse
product portfolio includes flash memory cards and embedded solutions used in smart
phones, tablets, digital cameras, camcorders, digital media players and other
consumer electronic devices, as well as USB flash drives and solid-state drives (SSD)
for the computing market. SanDisk's products are used by consumers and enterprise
customers around the world.

SanDisk is a Silicon Valley-based S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company, with more than
half its sales outside the United States. For more information, visit www.sandisk.com.
1
  Based on internal testing; performance may vary depending upon host device, OS and application. 1
megabyte (MB) = 1 million bytes.
2
  Compatible device required. Full HD (1920X1080) HD & 3D video support may vary based upon host
device, file size, resolution, compression, bit rate, content and other factors. See www.sandisk.com/HD.
3
  Worldwide User Generated Video Content and Archive 2010-2014 Forecast: The Video Bible (IDC
#227749, April 2011)
4
  IDC, Worldwide Digital Image 2011–2014 Forecast: The Image Capture and Share Bible (IDC #234336,
April 2012)
5
  1 gigabyte (GB) = 1 billion bytes. Some capacity not available for data storage.

SanDisk and SanDisk Extreme Pro are trademarks of SanDisk Corporation, registered in the United
States and other countries. The microSDHC mark and logo are trademarks of SD-3C, LLC. Other brand
names mentioned herein are for identification purposes only and may be the trademarks of their
respective holder(s).

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements, including expectations for new products,
applications, features, markets, and customers that are based on our current expectations and involve
numerous risks and uncertainties that may cause these forward-looking statements to be inaccurate.
Risks that may cause these forward-looking statements to be inaccurate include among others: the
market demand for our products may grow more slowly than our expectations or our products may not
perform as expected, or our products may not be available in the geographies or the capacities or the
prices that we anticipate, and the other risks detailed from time-to-time in our Securities and Exchange
Commission filings and reports, including, but not limited to, our annual report on Form 10-K and our
quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. We do not intend to update the information contained in this press
release.

				
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