Nikon is making memory cards now. So are they any good?

Nikon MC-CF660 CFexpress card
(Image credit: Nikon)

Nikon has just announced that it is producing its own line of memory cards: the Nikon MC-CF660 CFexpress Type B. With so many brands hopping on the (what seems to be, at least) future dominant memory format, what does Nikon's card have to offer?

The Nikon MC-CF660 is up against stiff competition from the best CFexpress cards on the market, especially with well-established brands like ProGrade and SanDisk offering premium performers – and with Nikon itself telling us that the Delkin Power CFexpress card gives the best performance on the Nikon Z9

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.