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SanDisk has released a new range of Extreme Pro CompactFlash cards with super-fast read and write speed of up to 90MB/s, doubling the performance of SanDisk’s previous high-end cards. Extreme Pro range will replace the existing SanDisk Extreme IV cards. SanDisk will start shipping this week in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB at a MSRP ranging from $300 to $800.
“The new SanDisk Extreme Pro CompactFlash line is the direct result of SanDisk’s passion, commitment, and break-through engineering innovation to provide best-in-class flash memory cards for professional photography,” said Eric Bone, vice president, retail product marketing, SanDisk. “The SanDisk Power Core Controller delivers unmatched write speed and reliability, providing photographers with a spectacular combination of performance, capacity and peace of mind that images are safely stored.”
Accompany the super-fast CF cards is the SanDisk Extreme Pro ExpressCard™ Adapter, optimised to take advantage of the SanDisk Extreme Pro CompactFlash card’s up to 90MB/s read speed. The reader will be available in late October at an MSRP of $49.99.
SanDisk has also released another line of CF and SDHC cards called Extreme, replacing the Extreme III series. The new Extreme series offers transfer speed of up to 60MB/s and will be available from 8GB to 32GB with a price range from $130 to $375.