Milpitas, Calif., April 27, 2010 - SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), the global leader in flash memory cards, today announced that it is shipping the slotRadio™ Motown card, delivering the best of Motown's timeless catalog in an easy to use format at an affordable price. By simply inserting the new music card into the compatible Sansa® Clip+, Sansa® Fuze™ (with firmware update) or Sansa® slotRadio™ players' microSD™ card slot, consumers can immediately enjoy a huge collection of Motown's greatest hits without the hassle of software installation, time-consuming song selection or file-by-file downloading.
"Our Sansa MP3 players offer the best value for the money, and slotRadio cards add an incredible musical punch to the mix," said Eleanor Sales, product marketing manager, SanDisk. "Our new slotRadio Motown card is available just in time for Mother's Day, making the perfect gift for moms who want quick and effortless access to great music at a price that's hard to beat. It really doesn't get any easier than this."
The slotRadio Motown card gives music lovers one more chance to enjoy all-time Motown classics and relive their favorite hits from the Motor City. The new card delivers 500 songs pre-arranged into five handcrafted playlists featuring some of Motown's top-charting artists - including The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, Diana Ross, Rick James, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Martha & The Vandellas, and many, many more.
Pricing and Availability
The slotRadio Motown card is available at SanDisk.com, and carries a suggested retail price of $29.99. For even more musical enjoyment, SanDisk offers 1,000-song slotRadio cards across a variety of genres including Rock, Hip Hop and R&B, Country, 80's & 90's hits, and Oldies, as well as a Classical card with 60 hours of music - at suggested retail prices of up to $39.99 per card.
The highly-portable Sansa Clip+ MP3 player is available in 2GB, 4GB and 8GB capacities, carrying suggested retail prices of $39.99, $49.99 and $69.99, respectively. The Sansa Fuze MP3 player features a 1.9" screen for video enjoyment, and is available in capacities of 2GB ($59.99), 4GB ($69.99) and 8GB ($89.99). Finally, the instant-load slotRadio player comes bundled with a 1,000 song slotRadio Mix card, all for only $79.99. All three music players are compatible with preloaded slotRadio cards.
SanDisk Corporation is the global leader in flash memory cards, from research, manufacturing and product design to consumer branding and retail distribution. SanDisk's product portfolio includes flash memory cards for mobile phones, digital cameras and camcorders; digital audio/video players; USB flash drives for consumers and the enterprise; embedded memory for mobile devices; and solid state drives for computers. SanDisk is a Silicon Valley-based S&P 500 company, with more than half its sales outside the United States.
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