Samsung introduces world’s first UFS memory card. This is a special card with with transfer speed of up to 530MBps. According to company claim this is the world’s first memory card based on the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 1.0 Standard. Samsung now uses UFS storage for its high-end smartphones.
The world’s first memory card based on the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 1.0 Standard which is specially made for mobile shooting devices such as DSLRs, 3D VR cameras, action cams and drones. These memory card will be available in 256GB, 128GB, 64GB and 32GB capacities.
Samsung memory cards capable of offering sequential read speed of up to 530MBps compared to 95MBps sequential read speed in a typical UHS-1 microSD card. It also gets 170MBps sequential write speed. That is two times faster than a regular microSD card.
The all new Samsung SD card offers random read rate of a 256GB UFS card which is 40,000 IOPS, in comparison with 800 IOPS in a microSD card. The 256GB UFS card features read rate of 35,000 IOPS, 350 times higher than the 100 IOPS of microSD card.
Samsung SD card features a design which is similar to microSD. The UFS card have a different pin layout. Upcoming Devices from Samsung may be released with this Micro SD card in it. Samsung did not reveal the pricing or launch date of those cards.