Charlie “Charlie” Sorrel of Wired’s Gadget Lab does not review anything so mundane as flash memory cards. The packaging it comes in, however, is another matter.
A ridiculously elaborate and frankly huge set of interlocking parts which do nothing so much as take up valuable space in a shipping container. … SanDisk feels the need to pad the package so the buyer will have something substantial to fill his or her shopping bag. So, how bad is it? Using my computer’s handy on-screen ruler, I checked the dimensions….
And on he goes, uncovering worthless value-add within, such as a big complementary carrying case for a single compact flash card. Also, he introduces a new unit of measurement, the Standard International rubber dinosaur.