As a professional photographer, you take a lot of photographs everyday and you have to transfer those files to your computer or laptop. With a good memory card reader, you enconter some difficulty such slowliness or problem with photo file transfer. In this review, I discussed some of the best memory card readers you can easily and quickly transfer your large photo or video files from your camera to your computer. There are so many memory card readers, but I only picked the best of 2017.
Transcend USB 3.0 Super Speed Multi-Card Reader
This Transcend USB 3.0 Super Speed Multi-Card Reader or RDF8 Card Reader makes it quicker to transfer large files from your camera, so you can have more storage available on your memory cards to hunt for more photos. This small memory card reader supports for all new card formats combined with the performance boost of advanced USB 3.0 technology. It’s one of the best choices for the professional photographers who need fast and efficient data transfer. The good thing about this RDF8 Card Reader is a multi-slot card reader (SD, microSD, CompactFlash, Memory Stick) that supports a wide range of interfaces. So it’s very convenient to carry, you can transfer your most important files anytime, anywhere. When you buy this card reader, you have the option to download (free) the exclusive RecoveRx software from Transcend. With high speed memory cards like SanDisk, Transcend USB 3.0 Super Speed Multi-Card Reader is a must-have because its can read: 130MB/s and Write: 95MB/s.
SanDisk ImageMate USB 3.0 Card Reader/Writer
SanDisk is well known for its product line of memory cards for professional photographers. When it comes to the best memory card reader, this ImageMate from SanDisk is highly recommended. It’s more expensive than the Transcend USB 3.0 Super Speed Multi-Card Reader. But its USB 3.0 interface offers the data transfer rates up to 500 Mbps. The ImageMate was designed to be compatible with multiple memory card formats for wide-ranging use. It supports SD, SDHC, SDXC, miniSD, microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC. The ImageMate also supports MMC, MMC+, MMC mobile, RS MMC, RS MMC DV, MS, MS PRO, MS Duo, MS PRO Duo and MS PRO-HG Duo formats. Also supports CF, UHS-I SDHC/SDXC and UDMA CF formats.