...Sony is calling these memory cards “G Series.” The G Series CFast 2.0 memory cards will be available in 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB (to be honest I wish they would make larger sizes like 128GB or 256GB). Sony decided to move in this direction because of the ever-increasing capabilities of high-end DSLR and 4K cinema-grade broadcast cameras. These G Series cards will offer lightning-fast write speeds of up to 510MB/s and read speeds of up to 530MB/s and join an established range of media that includes Professional internal SSDs, XQD and SxS cards, as well as the world’s fastest SD card.
If you are reading anything on this website then you already know Photographers, Videographers, and anyone else shooting professional images needs smart and fast media. We just want it to work. Thinking about media and whether or not it will handle a certain codec or raw 4K footage is right there at the bottom of the list of things I want to be thinking about while shooting on a project. Sony’s new G Series CFast 2.0 cards have a write speed up to 510MB/s write speed. The read speed on these cards is fast too. It’s clocked in at 530MB/s...[continue reading]