Kingston microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W Overview:
Kingston’s microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 (Ultra High-Speed Bus, Speed Class 3) Flash card features impressive speeds that allow users to capture cinema-quality full HD (1080p), ultra HD (2160p), 3D and 4K2K videos. It’s a perfect match for high-performance, small form factor devices such as smartphones and portable camcorders. With speeds of 90MB/s read and 80MB/s write, it makes editing and uploading files faster, especially when used with Kingston’s USB 3.0 card readers such as MobileLite G4 and other Media Reader.
Its small size is the standard expandable storage option for many tablets, smartphones and action cameras on the market today. The card can double as a full-size SDHC/SDXC card with the included adapter. This versatile card is waterproof, shock and vibration proof, x-ray proof and temperature proof. Photographers can feel secure using the card for action photography and in harsh or unstable conditions. The microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 Flash card is covered by a lifetime warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.
Kingston microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W
microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W including the Adapter
Kingston microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W Specs/Features:
Capacities: 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
Performance: 90MB/s read and 80MB/s write, UHS-I Speed Class 3 (U3)
microSDHC/SDXC Card Dimensions: 11mm x 15mm x 1mm
SD Adapter Dimensions: 24mm x 32mm x 2.1mm
Operating Temperature: -25°C to 85°C
Storage Temperature: -40°C to 85°C
– Fast/Performance — UHS-I Speed Class 3 — up to 90MB/s read and 80MB/s write for continuous shooting, video recording and fast file transfer
– Resistant — waterproof, shock proof, X-ray proof and temperature proof to perform even in harsh environments
– Compliant — with the SD Association specifications
– Compatible — with microSDHC & microSDXC host devices; not compatible with standard microSD-enabled devices/readers; microSDXC cards are not compatible with microSDHC-enabled devices/readers
– Flexible/Multi-functional — when combined with the SD adapter, can be used as a full-size SDHC/SDXC card to fit in DSL-R or DSL-M cameras, 4K camcorders and other devices
– Guaranteed — lifetime warranty, free technical support
*Waterproof – IEC/EN 60529 IPX7 certified for protection against continual water submersion for up to 30 min and a depth of up to 1m.
*Shock and vibration proof – Based on MIL-STD-883H, METHOD 2002.5 military standard test method.
*Protected from airport X-rays – ISO 7816-1 certified for protection against 0.1 Gy of X-ray radiation to both sides of card.
*Temperature proof – Withstands temperature range from -25 °C to 85 °C
*Speed may vary due to host and device configuration
QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE: The Kingston microSD card SDCA3/64GB has the power and durability that you can count on. In terms of durability, the microSD card has the waterproof protection against continual water submersion and other level of protection you need in times of heavy or extreme usages. Another great thing to have is the adapter for SD card, which is very useful to other devices such as 4K camcorders.
Having the capacity of 64GB is a great partner for storing huge files, photos, videos and ideal for professional usages. You might want to partner it with a media reader such as the Kingston MobileLite G4 which supports UHS-I and UHS-II and can also support USB 3.0 / USB 2.0 backwards-compatible.
As for the performance, running some test on Kingston 64GB microSDXC UHS-I (90MB/s R | 80MB/s W) via CrystalDiskMark Benchmark, has excellent results of 89.3 / 78.4 MB/s read and write speed respectively.
To see the actual file transfer speed, using approx. 3GB file(s) from Kingston microSD card with MobileLite G4 (as for the source) then drag it to HDD (as for the destination) to copy the file(s) to it. It took about 45 – 49 seconds, with a file transfer speed (ranging from 84.4 – 85.2 MB/s). From the test, we can say that the sequential read speed has an impressive performance to copy files in faster rate.
VERDICT: The Kingston microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W has a rock-solid 9.5/10 rating,for having a great warranty, impressive performance (read and write speed), equipped with SD card adapter, and the durability that well package in the microSD card.
PRICE: Kingston microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W price tag: $75.08 CAD (ncix.com) or approx. Php 2,703.00.
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11 thoughts on “UNBOX-REVIEW: Kingston microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 90R/80W”
expensive but worth to buy for. i have a kingston 32GB class 10 and its still working for 2 years now.
This card not working with Samsung s4 mini. What the problem is?
mine works on xperia z3, i dont understand why yours doesnt. but try to check if its correct filesystem. better yet, try to format the microsd using your phone.
thanks for the spinning this article, i would like to try that sd card soon on my hd camcorder.
good review! looking forward to own this one!
fast and durable sd card itong sd card, bago lang ito so far okay pa naman sya in terms of usages lalo na sa burst shoots sa camera very reliable.
well done for the review. i am using kingston sd card too on my smartphone. very good product and my trusted brand!
fast on transfering files, you wont feel any processing time when you capture pictures using this microsd card.
sulit to have microsd card very fast and durable
I like the product, very fast on smartphone file transfers, and well package.
Hi, san po kayo nakabili ng micro SD card na to?