1. How can I free up memory space on my iPhone or Android phone using this product?
Many smartphone users take lots of photos and videos on their phones and often run out of memory. SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive solves this problem by allowing the user to offload these photos and videos from their phone to the drive wirelessly using the free Wireless Media Drive mobile app. The app allows you to view photos and videos from your camera roll or gallery and upload them directly to the drive, wirelessly. You don't have to look for a computer or cable to connect and transfer. You don't even need an internet connection to offload and to free up space on your phone.
2. Can I stream purchased movies from iTunes?
Yes, you can. Simply drag and drop the movie file from your computer to the drive. Then, launch the app on your iPhone or iPad, click on videos and start streaming right away. Note: In order to watch content purchased from iTunes, the same iTunes account that you used for the purchase must also be synched to the device that you are using to watch it. Please note that not all content can be streamed due to digital rights management protection. Always check with the content provider for playback restrictions.
3. Can I stream music purchased from iTunes or Amazon from the drive?
Yes, you can. The Wireless Media Drive supports music files purchased from iTunes (DRM free) or Amazon. Drag and drop the music files from your computer to the drive. Then, launch the app and go to the Music category. The app automatically categorizes your music by artist, album, genre, songs etc. You can even create and manage your own playlist. Please note that not all content can be streamed due to digital rights management protection. Always check with the content provider for playback restrictions.
4. Can I access photos from the SD card on my DSLR camera and post it instantly on Facebook?
Yes you can. One of the unique features of the Wireless Media Drive is the SD card slot that allows you to pop-in an SD card from your DSLR camera and view or share those high-res pictures instantly. Once the SD card is popped in, launch the app and view photos and videos from the SD card instantly. If you are connected to the Internet, then you can select a photo and post it on Facebook immediately using the app - no need for a computer or camera cable.
5. Can I access the Drive wirelessly from my computer and transfer photos to it?
Yes, you can. You can access the Wireless Media Drive from your computer using one of the popular web browsers (Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox or Safari). Connect the drive's Wi Fi network from your computer and then type in mediadrive.sandisk.com from your favorite web browser. Now you can access, transfer, stream wirelessly from the drive on your computer.
6. What types of mobile devices are compatible with SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive?
SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive supports mobile devices running iOS version 6.0 or higher, or Android version 2.3 or higher. PC system requirements are: Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, or Mac OS 10.5.x+, or later.