The best CFast cards in 2024: top memory cards for recording video

The best CFast cards - Lexar Professional CFast 2.0
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The best CFast cards aren't all that common, as this is a high-speed memory card format that only relatively few cameras support. It looks very similar to the old CompactFlash card format, but CFast 2.0 is based on the much faster SATA III 6gb/s interface, enabling super-fast write speeds of up to 600MB/s.

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