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Lexar XQD 128GB memory cards now in stock at Amazon US (with a price drop)

Lexar XQD memory cards have been hard to get in the last few months and the 128 GB version is finally in stock at Amazon US (update: sold out now). The price has also dropped from $159 to $123. Sony XQD memory cards are available in limited quantities. Related posts: Lexar will continue producing XQD memory […]

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More info on Lexar, XQD and CFExpress memory cards compatibility, Hoodman rumored to start making XQD cards

First, an update on my yesterday’s Lexar post – a report from the PhotoPlus Expo sent in by a reader (thanks):

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Lexar will continue producing XQD memory cards and will fulfill B&H’s inventory in a few weeks

Hi Nikon Rumors! We will continue producing XQD cards and will fulfill B&H’s inventory in a few weeks – hang tight! 🙂 — Lexar (@lexarmemory) October 30, 2017 Lexar just send me a tweet that they will continue producing XQD memory cards and will fulfill B&H’s inventory in a few weeks. This came as a […]

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All Lexar XQD memory cards already discontinued at B&H

All Lexar XQD memory cards are already listed as discontinued at B&H. Some models can still be found at Adorama and Amazon. Nikon is currently the only camera manufacturer that uses XQD memory cards (some high-end camcorders are using XQD as well). Sony is currently the only manufacturer of XQD memory cards (most models are […]

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Different Lexar SDXC and XQD memory cards tested on the Nikon D7500 and D500 cameras

After the news that all Lexar memory cards will be discontinued, there have been some discussions about the speed of the different SD and XQD memory cards. I found some tests performed by Lexar that you may find interesting – the first one is a comparison between the Lexar 64GB 2000x SDXC UHS-II ($94.82) and Lexar […]

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Sony is now the only manufacturer of XQD memory cards

Yesterday’s news about Micron discontinuing the Lexar memory cards retail business has a bigger impact on Nikon shooters because in addition to Sony, Lexar was the only other manufacturer of XQD memory cards that are used in the latest Nikon D5 and D500 DSLR cameras. Hopefully, somebody will buy out the Lexar brand or jump […]

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