The latest SanDisk and SanDisk Professional offerings bring Hollywood-level quality to meet the needs of demanding workflows. These new products are designed to cater to the high standards of professionals in the industry, providing top-tier performance and reliability. With SanDisk and SanDisk Professional, you can expect exceptional quality and performance that is ideal for even the most rigorous tasks. Whether you're in the film and media industry or any other profession that demands superior performance and reliability, these new offerings will undoubtedly meet and exceed your expectations, making them a standout choice for high-quality storage and workflow solutions.
Western Digital today introduces new solutions from its SanDisk® brand and SanDisk Professional line ahead of IBC2023, further enriching its ecosystem of digital content storage solutions for the broadcasting, media and entertainment industry. These pro-grade products, which include two new desktop hard drive solutions and a memory card, offer the quality and dependability required for production-level video workflows without compromising the premium design.
"It is exciting to see Western Digital continue to expand its Thunderbolt™ offerings, which provide the higher-end capabilities and reliability that the media and entertainment industry needs,” said Jason Ziller, General Manager, Client Connectivity Division, Intel Corporation. “By utilizing the power of our Thunderbolt technology, enterprise-class hard drives and multi-device connectivity solutions support prosumers and creative professionals, and their increasingly complex demands and innovative use cases."
SanDisk Professional G-DRIVE® PROJECT
High performance and scalability: The Thunderbolt 3 interface delivers superior performance and supports daisy-chain for up to five devices for building diverse digital content creation workflows. It is also compatible with USB 3.2 Gen 2.
7200RPM Ultrastar® Enterprise-class Hard Drive: Delivers up to 22TB* capacity and 260MB/s read/write speed** to flexibly cope with demanding workloads and back up mission-critical content.
Availability: The SanDisk Professional G-DRIVE PROJECT is available now.
SanDisk Professional G-RAID® MIRROR
Massive capacity: Up to 44TB* of max capacity (22TB* in default RAID 1) on two 7200RPM Ultrastar Enterprise-class Hard Drives for even some of the toughest of workloads and archiving crucial content, allowing users to back up their life's work and live fearlessly knowing their most important files are in one place.
Mirror mode for peace of mind: Ships in RAID 1 so valuable content is automatically duplicated onto the second drive for worry-free data redundancy. Change to JBOD or RAID 0 easily by flipping a switch – no need to download an app or install special software.
PRO-BLADE™ SSD mag slot: Offload, make copies or edit content from a PRO-BLADE SSD mag (sold separately) at blazing fast speeds.
Availability: The SanDisk Professional G-RAID MIRROR will be available now.
"Western Digital helps creators in the production industry to address data challenges caused by the increased use of artificial intelligence, special effects, and the transition from 4K to 8K and 12K," says Ruben Dennenwaldt, Head of Product Marketing and Marketing Operations EU/CIS, Western Digital. "These latest additions to our SanDisk brand and SanDisk Professional line specifically offer the high efficiency, high performance, high reliability, and high scalability needed to help enable digital content creators to seamlessly integrate these solutions into their unique processes and elevate their workflow to achieve Hollywood-level quality results whether they are on the go, on location, or in the office/editing bay."
Read the full Press Release from SanDisk Professional HERE