Sony released SF-G Series Touch SDXC card with IP68 waterproof and dustproof rating

Posted on Mar 4 2019 - 4:30pm by Tom Kenny

Sony today announced its SF-G collection TOUGH specification UHS-II SD cards. The new memory cards are focused at “photographers who’re reliant upon their snap shots closing secure whilst their SD cards are removed from the digital camera” and combine ruggedness with rapid read/write speeds.

Sony SF-G Series Tough SDXC Card Design

The japanese electronics giant Sony company is releasing their new SF-G collection difficult UHS-II SD cards. They integrate rugged layout with very rapid examine and write speeds. The cards are basically a monolithic shape and a completely sealed one-piece molding – a layout we realize from the MicroSD cards segment. Conventional SD cards are made of a thin three-part ensemble and can consequently be suffering from bodily harm, which includes a broken plastic casing, damaged information safety lock and damaged connector ribs. the new Sony tough SD cards do now not have the write safety switch.

Sony SF-G Series Tough SDXC Card Features

In terms of features the SD cards have a V90 certification as it’s far the very best widespread of video speed presently viable. V90 means the cardboard’s write speed will never drop below 90MB/s. The proper write speed of the new Sony difficult collection, but, is better. In reality Sony claims their cards gain the best read/write speeds ever provided within the SD cards segment.

Read speeds reach up to 300MB/s and write speeds up to 299MB/s. Sony will offer these cards in three sizes – 32GB, 64GB and 128GB.

The new Sony TOUGH series SD cards include an SD Scan Utility which is intended for checking if the card is in good condition, as well as a File Rescue Software to recover accidentally deleted data and photos. The new cards are also X-ray proof, magnet proof, anti-static, temperature proof and feature UV Guard. The bright yellow branding design should make it easier to spot the card in dark shooting conditions.

Sony SF-G Series Tough SDXC Card Price

Full product details are available at the Sony product’s website. The new Sony TOUGH series of memory cards is planned to be available in October. The suggested prices are:

$72.99 for the 32GB version (SF-G32T/T1)
$131.99 for the 64GB version (SF-G64T/T1)
$275.99 for the 128GB version (SF-G128T/T1).