Lexar today announced the first 1000x memory card, the
Lexar Professional 1000x CompactFlash (CF) card.
The new card provides professional photographers and
advanced photo and video enthusiasts with fast 150MB
per second minimum guaranteed sustained read speed. The
Lexar Professional 1000x CF card will be available in
16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB capacities, and supports
the VPG-20 specification, meaning the card has been
tested and guaranteed for professional video capture
streams at up to 20MB per second.
The Lexar Professional 1000x CF memory card is
compatible with all UDMA CF and CF devices. The card
includes the latest version of Image Rescue software to
help recover lost or deleted photo and video files,
even if they've been erased or the card has been
All Lexar Professional cards include a limited lifetime
warranty. The new 1000x CF card will be available in
February, with MSRPs of $169.99 (16GB), $299.99 (32GB),
$529.99 (64GB), and $899.99 (128GB).