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Lexar Announces New Professional CFexpress USB 3.1 Reader

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San Jose, USA, June 2, 2020 – Today, Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, announced the Lexar® Professional CFexpress™ USB 3.1 Reader. Geared towards making the workflow of professional photographers and videographers faster, this reader allows you to take advantage of the high-speed performance from the CFexpress Type B Card and offload your work, faster.

Key Features:

  • Provides next-generation transfer speeds for high-quality images and RAW 4K video
  • Designed for use with CFexpress™ Type B cards
  • Transfer speeds of up to 1050MB/s1
  • Leveraging USB 3.1 Gen 2 technology to dramatically accelerate workflow
  • Includes a USB Type-C to USB Type-A cable
  • Compact, portable design for photographers and videographers on the go
  • Five-year limited warranty

With read speeds of up to 1050MB/s it’s easy to quickly transfer files on the go with the Lexar® Professional CFexpress™ USB 3.1 Reader. This professional-level reader easily offloads a large number of high-quality images and RAW 4K video from your CFexpress Type B card to your computer at USB 3.1 Gen 2 speeds, accelerating workflow and getting you back behind the camera faster. Sporting a compact and portable design capable of sliding into your pocket, it stands up in the field just as well as it does in the office. This reader is a perfect companion with the now available Lexar Professional CFexpress Type B card* that has large capacities from 64GB to 512GB.

“We are proud to announce the Lexar Professional CFexpress™ USB 3.1 Reader, designed for professional videographers and photographers to get the max performance out of their CFexpress Type B cards and to expedite transfers from card to computer,” said Joel Boquiren, Senior Director, Global Marketing.

The Lexar® Professional CFexpress Type B Card is also now available at Adorama and B&H at an MSRP of $199.99 USD (128GB), and $399.99 USD (256GB) with 64GB and 512GB to be released at a future date. It also comes with a lifetime limited warranty.

All Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs, facilities with more than 1,100 digital devices, to ensure performance, quality, compatibility, and reliability. For more information visit