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Dec 12, 2003

SanDisk Wireless Card Called "The Best Option For Adding Wireless To A PDA"


SUNNYVALE, CA, DEC. 12, 2003 - SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) today announced that it received a CNET Editors' Choice award for its SanDisk ConnectPlus 128MB CompactFlash + Wi-Fi, the world's first card product to include both memory and wireless communication technology.

The coveted CNET Editors' Choice award recognizes outstanding computing and electronics products that represent the best available choice for quality, performance, design, and service. The review states that SanDisk's ConnectPlus 128MB CompactFlash + Wi-Fi "is the most versatile CompactFLash Wi-Fi adapter seen, and it's the best option for adding wireless to a PDA."

"We are honored to be selected by CNET for an Editors' Choice award," said Dave Smurthwaite, SanDisk retail product marketing manager. "Consumers can be assured that each product that receives this award by CNET editorial staff has undergone extensive testing and evaluation. We are very proud to be recognized for our dedication and commitment to producing the highest quality products available today."

The SanDisk ConnectPlus 128MB CompactFlash + Wi-Fi offers the unique combination of additional flash memory plus Wi-Fi connectivity in one card. As a result, users no longer have to choose between using single slots for connectivity or for storage. This easy-to-use card permits one to access the Internet, check e-mail, and transmit data, images and music from thousands HotSpots worldwide.

SanDisk offers a family of WiFi products:

• ConnectPlus 128MB CompactFlash + Wi-Fi (includes a PC card adapter for notebook and laptop owners): $129.99
• CF Wi-Fi Card: $99.99
• SD Wi-Fi Card: $129.99
• 256MB + Wi-Fi SD card (to be released in Q1).

CNET Editors' Choice winners are recognized as top products in their respective technology categories, and contribute to the standard by which all future products are judged. A key selection requirement is the difference it makes in the lives of its users, whether through innovative features, exceptional value for the price, remarkable ease of use, or a demonstrable boost to users productivity.

For information on ConnectPlus 128MB CompactFlash + Wi-Fi and the CNET Editors' Choice award, please visit:

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