Lexar has announced the new Professional CFexpress Type B USB 3.1 Reader, as the name suggests designed for use with Type B CFexpress card. The new card reader has a USB-C 3.1 interface and uses the USB3.1 Gen 2 standard at 10 Gb/s, so users can quickly upload images and raw 4K video, which helps speed up workflows.
The CFexpress USB 3.1 Reader also includes a USB Type-C to Type-A cable for easy port-to-port connection. It has a very compact, portable design, will easily slip in your pocket. Its simple plug-and-play design with USB 3.1 port makes it easy to offload content wherever you are quickly. For versatility, it’s backward compatible with USB Type B devices at USB Type B speeds.
Price and availability
Lexar Professional CFexpress Type B USB 3.1 Reader has been priced at $49.99 and already available to buy via the Bhphotovideo.com and Amazon.com online stores. A five-year manufacturer warranty is provided.
- RAW 4K video support
- Designed for use with CFexpress Type B cards
- Read/Write speeds of up to 1050MB/s
- Includes a USB Type-C to USB Type-A cable
- Five-year limited warranty
- Measuring 56.2 x 47.28 x 12.85 mm
- Weighs 21 g
Last month, Lexar has introduced the new Multi-Card 2-in-1 USB 3.1 Reader, designed for SD and microSD cards and allows you to transfer data to a computer from two removable media at the same time or copy data from a card to a card.