fastest way to offload pics from sd card to ssd WITHOUT LAPTOP

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Gandolphi Senior Member • Posts: 2,139
Re: fastest way to offload pics from sd card to ssd WITHOUT LAPTOP

Tend to agree with this. The cost of small sd cards is such that they can be considered in the same way as film, use once only and store. There were some cards manufactured, for archive use, which had a 99 year guarantee.

mamallama wrote:

Parisian wrote:

I have tried the following before:

WD Wireless Pro: very unreliable, sometimes transfers 998 out of 1000 pics, missing 2 or even corrupting a few pics. Slow transfer speed, approx 40MB/s.

Transfer via P30 Pro with USB-C powered hub with 3.1Gen2 Ports, Samsung T5 SSD and Paragon exFAT app: Surprisingly even slower, approx. 20MB/s even though all my equipment can do 90MB/s when connected to PC/laptop.

Laptop is the best/most reliable, but a waste of luggage space especially when travelling, when I simply just want to transfer pics on the go.

Gnarbox looks reliable, but super overpriced for what it does.

Any other options I missed out?

Keep them on the original SD card. Carry lots of SD cards. They are inexpensive. Why do you need to transfer them?

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