Tag Archive: Storage


Which storage size should you get for NVIDIA Shield TV?

Best answer: NVIDIA is phasing out the Shield TV Pro, which offers 500GB of internal storage. It’s still available for sale, but NVIDIA is moving forward with the 16GB Shield TV, which is just as capable for all your streaming and gaming needs with software updates offering improved support for mounting external drives as internal storage.

Amazon: NVIDIA Shield TV (16GB) ($ 179) Amazon: SanDisk Ultra Fit 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive ($ 31) Amazon: NVIDIA Shield  [Read More…]

Expand storage on the Galaxy S7 with these microSD cards

Although the option to add a microSD card to the Galaxy S6 was absent, Samsung brought it back with the Galaxy S7. This means more room to save photos, record HD video, and upload your extensive library of music. There are many sizes and speeds to sort through when it comes to choosing a microSD card for the Galaxy S7, and these are a few of our favorites.

Save everything SanDisk Ultra 200GB

Perfect for the Galaxy S7  [Read More…]

Here’s how you can add extra storage to your NVIDIA Shield TV

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With the 500GB NVIDIA Shield TV Pro being discontinued and phased out, that leaves the standard 16GB NVIDIA Shield TV as the go-to Android TV streaming box. The bad news is that all that built-in storage is gone! The good news is you’re able to mount a USB drive as internal storage, and it’s really easy to do!

Products used in this guide Amazon: SanDisk Ultra Fit 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive ($ 31) Amazon: NVIDIA Shield TV  [Read More…]

Samsung will debut UFS 3.0 storage in 2019; LPDDR5 launching in 2020

Samsung and Micron are building memory products tailored for 5G.

At Qualcomm’s 4G/5G Summit in Hong Kong, Samsung’s head of mobile memory product planning Jay Oh revealed that the next wave of Unified File Storage (UFS) products will launch in the first half of 2019.

UFS 3.0 will be available in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage variants, and if you’re looking for even more storage, Micron has stated that the first wave of phones with 1TB of  [Read More…]

Lifetime 2TB Zoolz cloud storage plan just $45 right now

Here’s a question for you: what do you do with all of your downloaded music, pictures, documents, and other media? Chances are good you are backing some of that up either automatically or manually. And, if you’re like a lot of Android users, you’re probably tapping into Google Drive for help. There are better solutions for very little money.

What happens, though, when you get close to filling up your allotted storage space? Before you break out that credit card  [Read More…]

These are the best drives for expanding the NVIDIA Shield TV’s storage

The NVIDIA Shield TV is the best Android streaming box that money can buy in 2018, and there are savings to be had for opting for the 16GB Shield TV — but if that doesn’t sound like enough storage space for your media needs, you can make use of the NVIDIA Shield TV’s USB ports and mount an external storage device to expand your available storage.

Barely there at all SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 Flash Drive

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Amazon offering big discounts SanDisk microSD cards, other storage on sale too

Amazon’s Deal of the Day is a sale on storage products, and there are even some microSD card discounts for us mobile folks.

Amazon is now offering deals on a few SanDisk microSD cards. This includes the best price we’ve seen yet on the 400GB model, which is down to $ 99.99. If you’re not looking to spend quite that much on a microSD card, there are 256GB and 200GB microSD cards available at $ 51.99 and $ 34.99, which  [Read More…]

What are the best cloud storage services for my Android?

Having a mobile phone that’s capable of taking pictures and videos, creating documents, and downloading media is something we often take for granted. That such a small device is so powerful and able to house so much is lost on a lot of us.

In the early days of PDAs it was a different situation, and for a number of reasons. Chief among them was the fact that much of what was stored on these phones was locally housed and  [Read More…]

PNY storage essentials from flash drives to SD cards are on sale today

Bring along important files and documents wherever you go.

Amazon is offering up to 30% off a selection of PNY storage essentials, from SD cards to flash drives, with prices starting as low as $ 7.99. This deal is part of the site’s Deals of the Day, so we can expect these prices to last through today only.

If you’re on the hunt for an SD card, this sale includes options like a PNY Elite Class 10  [Read More…]

WhatsApp backups will no longer count against Google Drive storage

The change goes into effect on November 12, 2018.

There are a number of reasons to use WhatsApp, and for a lot of users, one of the biggest lies with just how easy it is to create and update backups of your conversations. If you store these backups on Google Drive, we’ve got some good news.

Starting November 12, 2018, WhatsApp backups will no longer count against your Google Drive storage limit. This is a result of  [Read More…]