This month SanDisk will release a new suite of Extreme microSDHC/microSDXC UHS-I memory cards designed specifically for action cameras.


 The new SanDisk Extreme microSD UHS-I memory cards come in special packaging that indicates their ideal usage. (Source: SanDisk.)

Developed to provide the speed, quality, capacity and durability extreme sports enthusiasts require, the new cards have UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) ratings and offer

up to 60MB/s read speed and up to 40MB/s write speed, based upon internal testing. These speeds are fast enough to support recording of both Full HD and 4K Ultra HD action video clips. Users can quickly transfer files to computers for storage or to suitably-equipped smart devices for sharing.

The new waterproof, shockproof, and X-ray proof, and are capable of operating in temperatures ranging from -13 to 185 degrees Fahrenheit. They will be available this month in capacities of 32GB and 64GB and range in pricing from AUD$49.00 to AUD$99.00 (estimated retail price). For more information, visit