Meant for professional photographers with an unquenchable desire for storage space, this microSD card will cost upwards of $1,000.
The world's first 512 gigabyte SD card is designed more for video and photo professionals than for the average consumer.
The higher-capacity and more expensive Surface Pro 2 tablets are in shorter supply than the 64GB and 128GB versions.
While it's not exactly price deflation, consumers would only have to sacrifice one MacBook Air for a high-capacity solid-state drive. It used to be worse.
Samsung is set to ship a 512GB solid-state drive with speed-boosting "toggle-mode DDR" technology.
Toshiba has begun volume shipments of solid-state drives ranging up to 512GB in size, as these hyper-fast storage options bulk up on capacity.
Toshiba is about to ship what it calls the world's first ultraportable laptop with a 512GB solid-state drive.
Company plans to unveil a large-capacity solid-state drive at the Consumer Electronics Show next month and begin shipments in the second quarter of 2009.
Toshiba is targeting 512GB solid state drives by 2009 when one-fourth of the market will be SSDs, according to reports.
The $1,299 tablet comes with less onboard storage than other models with Intel's Core i7 processor.