Sony Launches The Fastest SD Card Ever

Posted on Feb 23 2017 - 11:31am by Brian Williams

Sony has recently announced its new SF-G series SD card that claimed the fastest SD card ever created. The new speedy SD card is equipped with enhanced features that are specially designed for photographers, DSLR cameras users and videographers.

The new SF-G series SD card offers write speeds of up to 299 megabytes per second (MB/s) that makes them the fastest SD card ever. The company claims that such a fast write speed maximizes the performance of the digital imaging devices that in turn provide longer shooting of high resolution images. It also provides a shorter buffer clearing time.

Sony Fastest SD Card

The new fastest card come with read speed of up to 300 MB/s and are capable of transferring large volumes of files to the PC quickly. Additionally, the new card come with the resistance to water and dust and features anti-static capabilities to keep the data safe. So the users will be able to recover photo and videos in case they are accidentally deleted.

“The SF-G series will offer high performance and speed along with reliable shooting,” Viviano Cantu, Vise President of Product marketing at Sony Americans Media and Energy Group, said. “As the continuous shooting of the higher resolution images and adoption of 4K video with DSLR and mirrorless cameras increases, the inherent need for larger, faster and more dependable cards becomes apparent… Sony has met these growing demands with the debut of the SF-G series, which offers industry leading performance,” said Cantu.

The SD card will be available in three storage variants: a 32GB, 64GB and 128GB of storage. Around the same time, the Sony will also release a memory card reader MRW-S1 for the use with SF-G series for the fast transfer of data. Sony is planning to roll out the SD card to the market in the spring of this year. The company has not announced the pricing information yet.

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