June, 8 – Zurich, Switzerland – MERA, a global leader in value-added software R&D services, extended the SanDisk mobile app to support SanDisk iXpand™ Flash Drive for iPhone and iPad.
iXpand™ Flash Drive is like USB Flash Drive for transferring files between computers – but made for iPhone and iPad. Simply connect the drive to your iPhone or iPad with the Lightning connector or use USB connector to transfer your photos and videos to your PC or Mac quickly and securely.
Mobile application key features:
- Free up space on your iPhone or iPad
- Automatically back up photos and videos from your camera roll
- Watch movies directly from the drive
- Transfer files to your computer at USB 3.0 speeds
- Encrypt files across iPhone, iPad and computers for secure transfer
MERA produced the iXpand™ SDK an HW agnostic layer that empower application developers an easy access to the iXpand™ Flash Drive storage.
As a part of the iXpand™ SDK elaboration MERA team ported an implementation of FAT-32 file system to iOS. It provides the following possibilities:
- Hardware independent API
- Easy access to the file system and system functions
- Security features
- Drive simulation mode
For more than 27 years, SanDisk has been transforming digital storage with breakthrough products and ideas that push the boundaries of what’s possible. SanDisk flash memory technologies are used by many world's leading data centers, embedded in the most advanced smartphones, tablets and laptops and are trusted by consumers around the world. From handheld devices to hyper-scale data centers, SanDisk is expanding the possibilities of storage. To learn more about SanDisk, please, visit www.sandisk.com.