Toshiba today announced the launch of new microSDHC Memory Cards based on SeeQVaultTM technology that will provide a flexible platform for storing and distributing high definition content. SeeQVault is a leading-edge content protection technology developed by Toshiba, Panasonic, Samsung and Sony, that is licensed through NSM Initiatives LLC (NSM is an abbreviation of Next Generation Secure Memory Initiative). The technology applies bidirectional authentication with a unique identifier and public key infrastructure to assure consumers can enjoy a high level secure environment for storing and distributing of High Definition (HD) content.
The SeeQVault card can be used for playback of content in a smart phone, a tablet or a TV, while assuring a high level secure environment. The initial product line-up will cover 16GB and 32GB capacities compatible with the Ultra High Speed Bus I and the UHS Speed Class 1. Toshiba will start delivery of sample products in March and will move to commercialization by the end of 2013.