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.
Kingston has announced 512GB and 1TB USB 3.0 flash drives, specced at 240MBps reads and 160MBps writes. There are some things left unanswered, though.