Manfrotto has introduced a new series of extra rugged MicroSD, SD and CompactFlash memory cards. The Pro RUGGED cards use high speed NAND flash memory, have a high read speed of 280MB or write speed of 250MB/s (SDXC version) and are highly reliable in extreme environments - ideal for outdoor shooting in harsh conditions.
Manfrotto Pro RUGGED 128 GB SDXC card
For example, the (SDXC) memory cards are designed to operate in a temperature range of -25° C to 85° C and are made from a single piece of plastic for increased stability. They are designed to withstand a force of up to 20kg and are also waterproof and dustproof and can function for up to 72 hours when fully submerged.
Manfrotto Pro RUGGED MicroSD, SD and CompactFlash memory cards
The Pro RUGGED cards are available with memory sizes of 64 and 128 GB as SDXC (UHI-II, V90 and U3) with up to 280 MB/s for around 50 and 100 Euros respectively, as CompactFlash UDMA 7 card with up to 160 MB/s for 72 and 135 Euros respectively and as Micro SDXC memory card (UHI-I, V30 and U3) with a maximum of 90 MB/s for around 30 and 38 Euros respectively. The SDXC models are currently reduced in price by 50%.