Toshiba today announced that it will launch a new series of SD memory cards offering the world’s fastest data write speed. The latest edition to its line-up of EXCERIA memory cards designed to offer users of high-end digital cameras an excellent experience. EXCERIA cards compliant with UHS-II will be available in two series.
The cards are the first in the EXCERIA line-up to integrate a newly developed controller compliant with UHS-II4 the ultra-high speed serial bus interface defined in SD Memory Card Standard Ver. 4.10, and they achieve significantly higher data transfer speeds than earlier UHS-I compliant cards. The EXCERIA PROTM and EXCERIATM cards will be launched in major markets worldwide, starting with Japan in October.
EXCERIA cards compliant with UHS-II will be available in two series. The EXCERIA PRO series will offer photographers a data write speed of 240MB/sec2 the world's fastest3, while the EXCERIA series will write at 120MB/sec. They will allow digital camera users to shoot still images continuously at high speed.
Key Features (All EXCERIA series)
. Compliant with the SD Memory Card Standard Ver.4.10 HD312, which defines 312MB per sec as the fastest data transfer speed under the SD Memory Card Standard Ver.4.10 UHS-II.
. SDHC memory cards (32GB, 16GB) are interoperable with SDHC host devices compliant with SD Memory Card Standard Ver.2.0.
. Integrates highly secure CPRM copy protection technology.
. The minimum recording speed is UHS speed class1.