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Kingston 16GB microSDHC

Mark Peters
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Saturday 20th, February 2010
Posted by: Mark Peters

PMA 2010 - Kingston announces the release of a 16GB microSDHC Class 10 card. The high-capacity card complies with the SD Association Specification 3.00 to meet Class 10 requirements. The 16GB microSDHC card has a minimum data transfer rate of 10MB/sec. and ships either as a stand-alone microSDHC card or with adapters. Kingston takes mobility and versatility a step further with the addition of the SD adapter pack, and the SD and miniSD adapter pack. Inserting the card into the SD adapter turns it into a large-storage, speedy SDHC card that can be used to capture continuous images or videos in digital cameras.

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SanDisk 64GB SDXC

Posted by: Mark Peters Thursday 25th, February 2010

SanDisk Corporation announce that it has begun shipping the 64 gigabyte (GB) SanDisk Ultra SDXC card, the company's highest capacity SD card ever. With its 64GB capacity, up to 15MB/sec read speed and Class 4 speed rating, the new card is ideal for capturing and storing massive 1080p High-Definition video files and then transferring them quickly to a computer. SDXC cards are based on the new SD 3.0 specification, which makes it possible to manufacture cards with storage capacity up to 2 terabytes (TB). The SDXC card's exFAT file structure helps consumers record long-duration HD videos. The 64GB SanDisk Ultra SDXC card can store more than eight hours of such video with recording speed of 9 Mbps (HD standard).

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SDXC memory cards from Toshiba

Posted by: Mark Peters Sunday 31st, January 2010

Toshiba announced the launch of the world's first 64GB SDXC Memory Card capable of operating at the world's fastest data transfer rate for reading and writing to a flash memory card. The new Toshiba SDXC memory card is compliant with the new SD Memory Standard, Ver. 3.00, UHS104. Toshiba also extended its industry leadership in memory card solutions by unveiling 32GB and 16GB SDHC Memory Cards compliant with the world's fastest data transfer rate. Samples of the new Toshiba SDXC Memory Cards will be available this month, and samples of the new SDHC Memory Cards will be available in January.

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Delkin CF cards

Posted by: Mark Peters Sunday 31st, January 2010

Delkin expanded their line-up of Compact Flash card storage by announcing four new blazing fast Delkin 420X PRO memory cards capable of transfer speeds up to 63MB/s. The new UDMA enabled flash memory cards comes with a remarkable San Diego based customer service team as well as a lifetime warranty, and is available in capacities of 8GB, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB. For a working photographer, the reliability and service support behind a memory card can be just as crucial, if not more so, than the digital camera itself.

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Foremay Compact Flash cards

Posted by: Mark Peters Sunday 31st, January 2010

Foremay announced the SC199 V-series and Foremay EC188 M-series CompactFlash card flash hard drives. Foremay's compact flash memory is the world's fastest compact flash card with read/write speeds up to 90/80 MB/s, with a maximum capacity up to 128GB for select models. The Foremay SC199 V-Series and EC188 M-series high speed compact flash cards (CF) incorporate Foremay's next generation SSD technologies that are designed for high reliability and high performance. Foremay SC199 V-series industrial compact flash cards target mission critical and industrial applications. Foremay EC188 M-series fast compact flash cards target enterprise and commercial applications such as HD cameras and HD video camcorders.

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128GB CF card

Posted by: Dennis Hissink Sunday 31st, January 2010

Silicon Power announces the world’s first 400X Compact Flash (CF) card with 128GB of storage capacity. Announcing their 600X Compact Flash card not long ago for the ultimate performance, the 400X Compact Flash card is designed to offer the ultimate storage capacity while not compromising on performance, featuring a write speed of up to 90MB/sec. It is the largest storage capacity Compact Flash card to date! Silicon Power’s 400X 128GB CF card supports PIO Mode-6 and Multi-Word DMA 4 transfer mode in quad-channel configuration. It is faster and more table for professional photography applications to capture data in fractions of a second.

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Lately, the resolution of digital SLR cameras has increased considerably with 24 megapixels. This has a direct effect on the file size of the pictures. In addition, the integration of video availability in the DSLR camera generates more data to store on a memory card than just pictures. The storage capacity of a flash memory card has significantly increased with 64GB; in addition, the development of the SDXC card will provide us with sufficient storage capacity. The roadmap shows a 2TB SXDC card. Besides flash memory, the hard disk continues to play a big role in the digital workflow. The PMA 2011 show provides an overview of various hard disk solutions with several unique solutions. Flash memory continues to innovate, and will thus have an even more important role in our work environment.