Samsung has introduced two new strains of UHS-I U3 Class 10 SD playing cards: PRO Plus and EVO Plus. The SD playing cards are designed for photographers and different content material creators. The playing cards have been constructed to be extra sturdy than different Samsung playing cards and boast spectacular protecting measures (extra on that later).
Of the brand new playing cards, Dr. Mike Mang, vp of the Reminiscence Model Product Biz Group at Samsung Electronics, says, ‘For years, shoppers all over the world have trusted Samsung to ship high-performance reminiscence playing cards in a wide range of capacities that meet their distinctive wants. Samsung has gone past that with the PRO Plus and EVO Plus SD playing cards, offering further layers of protecting measures to face up to intensive utilization and essentially the most rugged situations.’
|The Samsung PRO Plus and EVO Plus SD card strains each are available 32GB, 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities with costs beginning at underneath $10. Picture credit score: Samsung|
The brand new playing cards are removed from the quickest in the marketplace. The PRO Plus gives sequential learn and write speeds of as much as 100MB/s and 90MB/s respectively, which ought to show ample for photographic wants and when recording 4K video. The EVO Plus’s efficiency shouldn’t be fairly as clear, though Samsung states it helps switch speeds of as much as 100MB/s, with no phrase on learn/write speeds when in use. Samsung does state that each new strains assist 4K UHD recording, though a footnote mentions that 4K UHD video recording shouldn’t be obtainable within the 32GB and 64GB EVO Plus playing cards as they’re U1, Class 10 playing cards.
The Samsung PRO Plus and EVO Plus SD playing cards can be found in capacities starting from 32GB to 256GB. The playing cards are ‘designed with most sturdiness in thoughts’ and embrace ‘complete seven-proof safety.’ Samsung states that the playing cards embrace safety from water, temperature, x-rays, magnets, shocks, drops and put on. They’ll stand up to drops from as much as 5m and work after ‘as much as 10,000 swipes.’ Each SD card strains include a 10-year restricted guarantee.
|Samsung PRO Plus and EVO Plus product specs. Click on to enlarge. Picture credit score: Samsung|
Let’s dig into the tremendous print and see how rugged these playing cards are. With respect to water resistance, Samsung states that the playing cards may be submerged in as much as 1m of saltwater for as much as 72 hours. By way of temperature, working temperatures vary from -25°C to 85°C and non-operating ranges go even decrease to -40°C. The SD playing cards are protected towards most airport X-ray machines. Safety towards magnets applies to as much as 15,000 gauss of magnetic pressure. Samsung states the brand new playing cards can stand up to a shock of as much as 1,500Gs.
The Samsung EVO Plus SD playing cards can be obtainable on October 19 with costs starting from $6.99 USD for the 32GB mannequin to $39.99 for the 256GB capability card. The PRO Plus playing cards will vary in price from $9.99 for the 32GB card to $49.99 for the 256GB card. The PRO Plus playing cards in 128GB and 256GB capacities can be obtainable on October 19 and the 32GB and 62GB playing cards can be obtainable later, on November 8. For extra info and full specs, click on right here.