SanDisk Will Supply MultiMediaCards for New THOMSON Digital Camcorders.Business Editors/High-Tech Writers
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2000
SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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Each digital camcorder will be sold with a 16 megabyte One million bytes, or more precisely 1,048,576 bytes. Also MB, Mbyte and M-byte. See mega and space/time.
(unit) megabyte - (MB, colloquially "meg") 2^20 = 1,048,576 bytes = 1024 kilobytes. 1024 megabytes are one gigabyte. (MB) SanDisk MultiMediaCard to be used primarily for editing and archiving digital images. The camcorder also serves as a digital still camera, as users will be able to capture still pictures by pausing the moving feed.
"By incorporating the SanDisk MultiMediaCard into its digital camcorders, THOMSON multimedia is demonstrating the versatility of the card," said David Guidry, SanDisk product manager. "The SanDisk MultiMediaCard is evolving into a universal solution for video, imaging and sound mediums."
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The new THOMSON camcorder kits contain all elements of video production. The kits include: SanDisk MultiMediaCard, SanDisk ImageMate(TM) card reader, miniDV tape, and editing software and hardware.
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SanDisk Corporation, the world's largest supplier of flash data storage products, designs, manufactures and markets industry-standard, solid-state data, digital imaging and audio storage products using its patented, high density flash memory and controller technology. SanDisk is based in Sunnyvale, CA.
With 55,000 employees in over 30 countries, THOMSON multimedia is the fourth largest global supplier of consumer electronics products. The group has four main activities: displays and components, consumer products, new media and services, and patents and licensing. Within its activities, THOMSON multimedia develops, manufactures and sells television displays and components, consumer products such as televisions, VCRs, camcorders, audio and communications products, digital decoders, DVD players and professional video equipment.
The matters discussed in this news release contain forward looking statements that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties as described under the caption "Factors That May Affect Future Results" in the company's annual report on Form 10-K Form 10-K
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