Storage buying guide

Welcome to this Storage buying guide!Which will lead you to buy the Highspeed SD and CF card of Lexar Brands that you may expected for a long time. As we all knows, Lexar offers a comprehensive line of award-winning memory cards in various speeds, formats, and capacities. All its products have high-speed performance and reliability and are helpful in making take photos faster and capturing HD video. With so many options, it is really hard to choose the one perfectly made for you from them. So we made a buying guide to help you take the right one more easily. Lexar High-speed SD and CF card can divided into four types like below according to their features… The four types divided are nearly all have storage capacity in 8GB, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB, and free professional technical support as well as backed in their lifetime limited warranty.

1.Lexar Platinum 200X 8GB CompactFlash (CF) Card is one of the Lexar Platinum II CompactFlash® (CF) cards, which is designed for photo and video enthusiasts. It has a high-performance that allows quickly capturing, store, and transferring high-quality photos and HD video. Its transfer speed is up to 200x (30MB/s)* that means the  maximum read speeds is 30MB/s and maximum write speeds is 22MB/s. This is perfectly compatible with UDMA CF and CF devices. The 8GB and 16GB card cost $29, 99 and $47.99 respectively. Among it, there has a Class 10 UHS-I card which has Class 10 speed rating to minimum read and write speeds to be 10MB/s. If you are having a cost budget, this type will be more fit you. The 16GB, the 32GB and the 64GB card only cost $28.49, $27.99 and $54.99 respectively.

2.Lexar 8GB SDHC Professional 400x Class 10 UHS-I Memory Card is one of the Lexar Professional Memory Cards, which includes UHS-I technology for a super-fast 400x and 600x speed that got a Class 10 rating. And for this type of card, there is related Image Rescue 4 software available to download to recover lost or accidentally deleted photo and video files. They are great for capturing high-quality still photos and 1080p HD video with any SDHC- or SDXC-compatible camera, is satisfy the needs of pro photographers and videographers. Lexar Professional card with 400x Class 10 UHS-I allowing for 60MB/s maximum read speed and a minimum write speed of 20MB/s. The 8GB, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB card are all has over 20% discounts; they cost $15.99 with a 20% discounts, $24.99, $54.99 and $74.99 with a 16% discounts until Sep 01, 2014 respectively. The one with 600x speed rating allowing for 90MB/s maximum read speed and a maximum write speed of 60MB/s. Their price is dearer of course. The 16GB, 32GB and 64GB card cost $58.99, 67.99 and $95.99 respectively. They are really the most cost-effective type.

3.Lexar 8GB CompactFlash Memory Card Professional 800x UDMA is one of the Lexar Compact Flash Memory Cards, which harnesses UDMA 7 technology to deliver an 800x and 1066x speed rating. It has both features of the former two cards. Except that, it supports VPG-20 for capturing professional-quality, full HD movies at up to 20MB/s. When paired with a UDMA 7 enabled reader (not included), the card offers super-fast file transfer to computer, drastically accelerating your workflow. And the Lexar Compact Flash Memory Card has 800x speed that enable maximum sustained read speeds of 120MB/s and write speeds of up to 45MB/s. Lexar Professional 1066x Compact Flash Memory Card is capable of achieving data read speeds of up to 160 MB/s and data write speeds of up to 150 MB/s. They are dearer than the former two, if you pursue high performance and have enough money, they are a better choice. Only 16GB card with 800x is having a 25% discounts, cost $59.99. The 8GB, 32GB and 64GB with 800x and the 16GB, 32GB and 64GB card with 1066x cost $45.99, $119.99, $195.29, $99.99, $179.99 and $349.99 respectively.

4. Lexar 16GB High Performance 300x microSDHC Memory Card. LM-SDMI300X16GB is one of the High Performance microSDHC Memory Cards, which is just designed to be used in your devices like tablets, smart phones, camcorders, and more. It is in small size, which is mainly different to the three former types. It is easy to transferring data to and from the card by coming with an SD adapter. It has 300x (45 MB/s) and 633x (95MB/s) to capture 1080p, 3D, and 4K video. They are cheaper than other three kinds of Card, but with different size. The 16GB, 32GB and 64GB card with 300x and the 16GB, 32GB, 64GB card with 633x are cost $26.99, $29.99 with a 16% discounts, $64.99 with a 15% discounts, $32.99, $57.99 and $89.99 with a 10% discounts respectively.

As reading the above storage buying guide, I promise you have got the one you need. Order or buy the card reader of the former 3 card, please go to!


Andrew Lu - Marketing Manager - Shopper+ Networks Canada

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