The SD Association has just announced a new card specification, called SD Express, that increases the maximum storage on SD cards to a whopping 128 terabytes, complete with increased data transfer speeds of 985 megabytes per second. This format will be available on a variety of cards, but but the high storage will officially be known as SD Ultra Capacity (SDUC) card. Continue reading for a video and more information.
“With SD Express we’re offering an entirely new level of memory card with faster protocols turning cards into a removable SSD. SD Express delivers speeds necessary to move large amounts of data generated by data-intense wireless communication, super-slow-motion video, RAW continuous burst mode and 8K video capture and playback, [and] 360 degree cameras/videos,” said the SD Association.