Data switch fee functionality as much as 5GB/s revolutionizes workflow for imaging professionals

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 19, 2020–

ProGrade Digital™, based with a mission to offer the very best high quality skilled grade digital reminiscence playing cards and workflow options, broadcasts two new card readers to its business main product line. The PG04 is a Thunderbolt Three reader for CFexpress Type B and XQD playing cards that’s able to transferring knowledge at speeds as much as 40Gb/s (5GB/s). This lets you take full benefit of the learn speeds of your CFexpress playing cards to create a quick and environment friendly workflow. The PG05.5 is a substitute for the favored PG05 reader that has a USB 3.2 Gen 2 interface enabling simultaneous switch of knowledge from each card slots at as much as 10Gb/s (1.25GB/s). The PG05.5 helps each CFexpress Type B and SDXC, UHS-II playing cards.

ProGrade Digital™ Announces a Thunderbolt 3™ CFexpress™ and XQD Reader and a Dual-Slot CFexpress and SDXC™ Reader

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ProGrade Digital™ Announces a Thunderbolt 3™ CFexpress™ and XQD Reader and a Dual-Slot CFexpress and SDXC™ Reader

PG04 CFexpress Reader with Thunderbolt 3 (Photo: Business Wire)

“These additions to our reader product line give our customers more choices for downloading content from the quickly emerging CFexpress Type B standard,” stated Wes Brewer, founder and CEO of ProGrade Digital. “We are excited to introduce another pair of industry-leading card readers that provide greatly improved levels of performance to the workflow of creative professionals. Being able to download a 256GB card filled with data in less than 3 minutes represents a 3x to 5x improvement in speed compared current solutions in the market.”

The PG04 features a licensed Thunderbolt Three cable whereas the PG05.5 consists of each a USB 3.2 Gen2 kind C to C and kind C to A cables. Just like the remainder of the ProGrade Digital reader line, these new readers have a patent-pending magnetic base and include an adhesive metallic plate to solidly connect the reader to any work floor – comparable to a laptop computer cowl for higher comfort and performance. “This feature is extremely popular with professionals who often find themselves editing in cramped spaces so we also included it in the larger PG04 reader,” stated Brewer.

ProGrade Digital CFexpress Type-B Readers:

  • PG04 Thunderbolt 3 Single-slot reader
    • Single-slot reader for CFexpress and XQD playing cards
    • Transfer charges as much as 40Gb/s (5GB/s)
    • Thunderbolt Three cable
    • Included adhesive metallic plate
    • MSRP $129.99
  • PG05.5 USB 3.2 Gen 2 Dual-slot reader
    • Dual-slot reader for CFexpress and SDXC UHS-II playing cards
    • This reader will not be suitable with XQD playing cards
    • Transfer charges as much as 10Gb/s (1.25GB/s)
    • USB kind C to C and kind C to A cables
    • Included adhesive metallic plate
    • Refresh Pro ™ enabled*
    • MSRP $79.99

All ProGrade Digital readers have a printed serial quantity on the again of the readers. By referencing this quantity, a buyer can register their serial quantity at https://progradeditigal.com/register to remain updated on the newest know-how developments.

The founders of ProGrade Digital are business veterans within the detachable storage and digital images industries. Each, having frolicked at main firms comparable to Lexar and SanDisk, brings intensive experience within the design, improvement and manufacture of digital storage merchandise, plus longstanding relationships with key manufacturing and provide chain companions. The firm focuses solely on improvement of reminiscence playing cards, card readers and workflow software program for skilled imaging markets. Flagship merchandise, ProGrade Digital CFast 2.zero and ProGrade Digital SDXC UHS-II, are optimized to render most efficiency when paired with high-end DSLR, mirrorless, ­­­camcorder and digital cinema cameras from producers comparable to Canon, Nikon, Panasonic, Sony, Fuji, Olympus and Blackmagic. ProGrade Digital reminiscence playing cards develop the inventive visions of cinema and images professionals world wide.

International clients could buy ProGrade Digital merchandise on the B&H Photo and Video website and Amazon in most international locations, out there with Prime Shipping. Customers can also buy on www.progradedigital.com.

About ProGrade Digital, Inc.

ProGrade Digital focuses solely on the design and advertising of digital reminiscence playing cards, card readers and workflow software program required by imaging professionals. For extra info, go to www.progradedigital.com

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*Refresh Pro performance requires ProGrade Digital Refresh Pro™ software program software, ProGrade Digital card reader and a ProGrade Digital reminiscence card with the Refresh Pro brand.

ProGrade Digital is a licensed licensee of SDXC, CFast 2.zero and CFexpress logos. All different model or product names within the launch are logos or registered logos of their respective holders.

ProGrade Digital™ Announces a Thunderbolt 3™ CFexpress™ and XQD Reader and a Dual-Slot CFexpress and SDXC™ Reader

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Mark Lewis
Vice President Marketing
ProGrade Digital, Inc.
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408.708.9292