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Best Memory Cards for Sony A7R III

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In this post we have covered the best memory cards for Sony A7R III mirrorless camera. If you are a new owner or want to buy this camera first let us give some information about what type of cards you can use.

The new announced Sony A7r III (AmazonB&HAdorama) has two memory card slots, one supports UHS-II memory cards. If you are going to shoot 4K video with Sony a7R III, a fast card is a must.

Otherwise, you’ll miss most of your shots waiting for the buffer to clear. Below are a list of top recommended UHS-II SD memory cards for Sony a7R III full frame mirrorless camera.

Recommended UHS-II SD memory cards for Sony a7R III

Best Memory Cards for Sony A7R III

This guide will help you to find the fastest memory cards for Sony A7R III.

The fastest UHS-II SD memory card is Sony’s new released SF-G UHS-II SDXC card, this card has fastest write speed at 299 MB/s. The Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC card is one of the best selling UHS-II SD card, it is cheaper than SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC card, yet has the same max read and write speed.

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
Sony SF-G UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 299 MB/s Amazon / Adorama
Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s AmazonAdorama
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s AmazonAdorama
Hoodman Steel 2000x SDXC UHS-II 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Adorama
Delkin Devices Cinema SDXC UHS-II 280 MB/s 250 MB/s Amazon / Adorama
Sony M Series UHS-II SDXC 260 MB/s 100 MB/s Adorama
Lexar Professional 1000x UHS-II SDXC 150 MB/s 75 MB/s Amazon / Adorama

Recommended UHS-I SD memory cards for Sony a7R III

You also don’t need something fast since the Sony A7R III supports maximum UHS-I speed. The fastest UHS-I SD memory cards are from SanDisk and Sony, both has max. read speed at 95 MB/s, and max. write speed at 90 MB/s.

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon / Adorama
Sony UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon / Adorama
Delkin Devices Elite UHS-I SDHC 95 MB/s 80 MB/s AmazonAdorama
Sony High Speed UHS-I SDXC 90 MB/s 70 MB/s AmazonAdorama
Transcend UHS-1 SDXC 95 MB/s 60 MB/s Amazon / Adorama

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