In February was adopted standard CFA XQD Ver.2.0 on the memory card interfaces PCIe Gen2 x 2 and USB 3.0, reach speeds of up to 1 GB / s.
Although since gone for eight months, until none of the manufacturers has announced the release of removable media that meet the requirements of the new version of the standard.
However, as it turned out, the description of the memory cards Sony G, the relevant specifications XQD 2.0, can already be found on the site by Sony, and at major online stores.
The date for the start of their deliveries called on 3 November.
New Memory Card Series Sony G, according to the manufacturer, are able to develop reading speed up to 400 MB / s and write speeds up to 350MB / s.
Volume three options: 32, 64 and 128 GB. The main area of application is the video card. Carriers of this type of supported cameras Sony PMW-FS7, PMW-Z100 and FDR-AX1.
Maximum volume is sufficient for 40 minutes 4K video with a frame rate of 60 K / s.
The prices depend on the volume of cards and are in the range of about $ 165-800. The kit includes a device for reading and writing cards, equipped with interface USB 3.0, which costs $ 38 separately.
Sources: Sony, B H, Adorama