I was quite excited when I heard that the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive is available in Singapore. After hearing so much good reviews from the tech journalist in the US, I finally managed to try it out for myself. And it didn’t disappoint.
In short, the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive is a small portable wireless drive. You can easily connect up to 5 mobile devices to the Wireless Media Drive via WIFI. The SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive works with iOS and Android devices. It even work with your Kindle Fire if you have one. Once connected, you can use it to stream HD video, music or photos. This is great for sharing media files or if your mobile device doesn’t have much spare memory space.
The SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive can also be used with PC running Windows XP or higher or Mac running Mac OS 10.6 or higher.
My favorite feature on the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive is the SDHC/SDXC memory card slot. The SD Card slot is great for photographers who want to share their photo quickly and easily. Simply slot in your camera’s SD Card into the Wireless Media Drive and you can view your photos conveniently on your mobile device. You can also download the photos from your SD Card to your mobile device for quick sharing on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
I reviewed the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive using my iPhone 5s. Setting up was a breeze. Simply download the SanDisk app from Apple App store, connect to the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive using WIFI and it’s ready to go. File transfer speed is surprisingly fast. Battery life was great. According to SanDisk, the Wireless Media Drive is able to last up to 8 hours of continuous streaming. Good enough to last you a day. Really love the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive.
The SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive comes with 32GB or 64GB storage capacities at S$139 and S$209 respectively.