A decade of microSD progress – 128MB to 128GB

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The title of this article on The Verge really says it all – “In less than a decade, phone memory cards have grown from 128MB to 128GB.” The pace of technology has been so rapid for so much of my life that it seems like the norm, but seeing it put into perspective like this blows my mind a little bit. So does seeing that 128GB Class 10 uSD card sitting on that penny on the source article. 

Now for a little bit of laughing at the past, check out these comments on a 2005 article about the advent of microSD cards:

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“Isn’t SD small enough?” –Frenchie

via The Verge | In less than a decade, phone memory cards have grown from 128MB to 128GB

image via The Internet – If someone knows the attribution I’d be happy to update this 😀

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