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Sony 128GB CFexpress Type B TOUGH Memory Card

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Sony 128GB CFexpress Type B TOUGH Memory Card
Key Features
  • 128GB Storage Capacity
  • PCIe 3.0 Bus
  • Max Read Speed: 1700 MB/s
  • Max Write Speed: 1480 MB/s
Offering both strength and speed, the 128GB CFexpress Type B TOUGH Memory Card from Sony provides fast read speeds up to 1700 MB/s along with write speeds up to 1480 MB/s. This quick performance benefits recording a variety of video resolutions, bit-rates, and compressions, as well as high-resolution continuous raw photo shooting. Beyond its speed, this TOUGH memory card also has a reinforced physical design to withstand falls from up to 15' and has been rigidity tested to 70 N of force. It's also resistant to extreme temperatures, X-rays, electrostatic, and UV lighting. Offering further protection, File Rescue recovery software can be downloaded for recovering lost or even accidentally deleted files and Media Scan Utility can be used to automatically scan CFexpress cards and inform you of the flash memory condition.
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Sony 128GB CFexpress Type B Overview

Offering both strength and speed, the 128GB CFexpress Type B TOUGH Memory Card from Sony provides fast read speeds up to 1700 MB/s along with write speeds up to 1480 MB/s. This quick performance benefits recording a variety of video resolutions, bit-rates, and compressions, as well as high-resolution continuous raw photo shooting. Beyond its speed, this TOUGH memory card also has a reinforced physical design to withstand falls from up to 15' and has been rigidity tested to 70 N of force. It's also resistant to extreme temperatures, X-rays, electrostatic, and UV lighting. Offering further protection, File Rescue recovery software can be downloaded for recovering lost or even accidentally deleted files and Media Scan Utility can be used to automatically scan CFexpress cards and inform you of the flash memory condition.

UPC: 027242916265

Sony 128GB CFexpress Type B Specs

Quantity1
Card TypeCFexpress Type B
Storage Capacity128 GB
Bus TypePCI-Express 3.0
Read SpeedMaximum: 1700 MB/s
Write SpeedMaximum: 1480 MB/s
DurabilityShockproof, Temperature Extremes, UV Light Resistant, X-Ray Proof
Operating Temperature-13 to 158°F / -25 to 70°C
Storage Temperature-40 to 185°F / -40 to 85°C
Error CorrectionYes
Wireless CapabilityNone
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.12 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.6 x 4.2 x 0.7"

Sony 128GB CFexpress Type B Reviews

So far so good

By Michael
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-05-10

My first experience with CFexpress, and so far so good. Seems to work well with my Z6ii.

Perfection on a Canon R5

By Lee
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-03-29

I have found this card to be 100% reliable on the Canon R5. Some reported freezes occurring with some other brands of cards. I can assure you this is NOT one that will end up with that issue. Fast, reliable and doesn't get that warm in use. Highly recommended

Fast, reliable, tough

By Douglas
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-03-09

The write speed is fast enough for long bursts with my Z9 in lossless compressed recording mode. It stays cool to the touch.

**Updated**

By Shawn
Rated 3 out of 5
Date: 2022-03-05

Had some issues when pushing this card for Video work but when using it for photo have not had further issues. I guess it is good enough then. Still holding out hope that Sony can make a better quality card for not too much money soon.

Not what I expected

By David
Rated 3 out of 5
Date: 2021-12-12

This card performs as advertised, but is not capable of recording 8K video. While I am using it for still photography & lower res video, I will not purchase another. I expected far more for $200.00!

Not so TOUGH

By Kevin
Rated 1 out of 5
Date: 2021-11-29

The perforce of the card is great however the durability of it is no way tough. 11 months into use the plastic separated at the bottom of the card. Sony has refused to honor its 5 year warranty. The warranty email mentioned if I was interested in purchasing a new television instead of repairing my television click this link.

Sony Tough works very well with my Nikon Z9

By Douglas
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-05-09

I shoot lossless compressed raw files and normally at 10 fps. I have had no trouble with the buffer on the Z9 for the short burst I typically do. I have never had a problem with the card overheating.

The perfect card for the Canon EOS R5

By Lyle
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-03-31

The thing most people skip over is the Write speed and focus on the Read speed which is always the top line in the advertisement. But in most cases, who cares what the read speed is. All I care about is getting my 50Mb image on the card, which depends on the Write speed. With a Write speed of 1480 MB/s, the Sony Tough cards are some of the fastest around. I use the 128 GB card because it holds over 2,000 images on the card. Practically speaking even on a good day I seldom need to switch cards. If you buy a 256 or larger card, you're probably spending money that would be better wasted on another 128 Gb card. Having two smaller cards is better than one card as you don't have a backup. I've never had a memory card related issue with the Sony Tough cards.

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The *minimum* write speed is what is most ...

The *minimum* write speed is what is most important, and yet I can't find that information anywhere. Anyone know? Thanks!
Asked by: Nathan
Unfortunately, the minimum sustained write speed is not given by Sony. Please contact them for more info at; (800) 222-7669 http://www.sony.com/
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2020-12-07

In specifications, manufacturers leave the ...

In specifications, manufacturers leave the elephant in the room out. How many write cycles are supported by the card? I saw a very durable for industrial purposes with high mil-spec numbers and 3,000,000 MTBF, but the flash memory will not survive 3,000 write cycles. Another vendor I asked about TBW and they answer "enough". In short: how many write cycles do these "Tough" cards sustain?
Asked by: JP
According to Sony they state that unfortunately, they have no information on the maximum approximate number of write cycles for their Sony 128GB CFexpress Type B TOUGH Memory Card.
Answered by: Manzell
Date published: 2020-12-06

Is the firmware for the Nikon D500 out yet?

Is the firmware for the Nikon D500 out yet?
Asked by: Doug
Yes, the upgrade for D500 and others is at this link: https://links.bhphotovideo.com/u/gm.php?prm=W7ydrtN6nW_897814043_1221_20818
Answered by: Chuck
Date published: 2020-12-18

R5 card failure: My card totally failed, ...

R5 card failure: My card totally failed, progressively got worse in the form of freezing while shooting over a 3 day period than it totally bricked, camera won't turn on with the card in the camera, red light comes on but it won't boot. What could have caused this, it's pretty new (6 m/o), is there a warranty? Thank you
Asked by: Roger
If your camera works properly with a different CFExpress card then there must be something quite wrong with the original card. I own 6 of the Sony CFExpress Type B cards and I have not had any difficulty on the Canon 1DX Mark III or Canon R5.
Answered by: Vaughn
Date published: 2021-01-21

Does it work on d810 nikon?

Does it work on d810 nikon?
Asked by: Carlos
No. Only Compact Flash cards (and SD) work in the D810
Answered by: Marc
Date published: 2021-03-07

Can I get some recommendations for a card reader ...

Can I get some recommendations for a card reader that will work with this Cfexpress Type B card and an SD card for my Canon R5?
Asked by: David
Prograde CFEXPRESS reader
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2021-07-08

Can I get some recommendations for card readers ...

Can I get some recommendations for card readers that will work with CFexpress Type B and SD cards for my Canon R5?
Asked by: David
I have both the sanDisk and Sony CFexpress cards- in my humble opinion the Sony card works much better than expected and has a great great processing speed - I use both cards interchangeably- however I use the Sony as my primary and SanDisk as backup(slot 2) - dual slotted camera
Answered by: Ch
Date published: 2021-07-08

Does this work with Nikon z7?

Does this work with Nikon z7?
Asked by: bhaumik
Yes, this card is compatible with the Nikon Z7 with the firmware update for CF Express.
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2020-03-30
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