Memory manufacturer Lexar has announced a micro SDXC card with a capacity of 200GB and read speeds of up to 95MB per second. The company says the card is aimed at action cam users as well as owners of tablets and smartphones, and is suitable for both HD and 4K video recording. Lexar claims the 200GB capacity can hold over 15 hours of HD video footage, and that the UHS-1 card has a transfer speed rating of 633x.

The card comes packaged with a USB 3.0 card reader, a copy of the company’s Image Rescue recovery software, and a 'limited lifetime warranty'. It will cost $129.99. For more details see the Lexar website.


Press release:

Lexar Announces 200GB High-Performance 633x microSDXC UHS-I Card

New High-Capacity Card Enables High-Speed Capture and Transfer of Multimedia Content

Key Messages:
* Delivers read transfer speeds up to  95MB per second 633x *
* Enables users to capture more than 17 hours of HD video; 33,000 photos; or 28,000 songs **
* Includes a USB 3.0 reader for high-speed card-to-computer transfer

Milpitas, CA, March 22, 2016 – Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory products, today announced the new 200GB Lexar® High-Performance microSDXC™ UHS-I memory card. Designed for sports camcorders, tablets, and smartphones, the UHS-I, U1 microSDXC card has read transfer speeds up to  95MB per second (633x)* and can capture up to 17 hours of 4K and Full HD video; 33,000 photos; or 28,000 songs.**

“Professional and everyday photographers are now more passionate about shooting high-quality video, on everything from digital SLRs to sports and aerial cameras, said Steffi Ho, product marketing manager, Lexar. “With the Lexar 200GB microSDXC UHS-I card, photographers can continue to capture and store large amounts of content on the go, without having to worry about running out of space.”

The 200GB Lexar High-Performance 633x microSDXC UHS-I card comes with a USB 3.0 reader, which allows for high-speed file transfer of photos and videos from the card to a PC or Mac®. The reader is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports and comes with a one-year limited warranty.

The 200GB Lexar High-Performance 633x microSDXC UHS-I card comes with a limited lifetime warranty and includes a lifetime copy of Image Rescue® software. Additionally, all Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs to validate performance, quality, compatibility, and reliability with more than 1,100 digital devices. The new card is currently available for purchase with an MSRP of $129.99. For more information about Lexar products, visit www.lexar.com.