Lexar® Professional 1066x CompactFlash® card

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1066x up to 160MB/s read, 155MB/s write

1066x up to 160MB/s read, 155MB/s write

1066x up to 160MB/s read, 155MB/s write

1066x up to 160MB/s read, 155MB/s write

1066x up to 160MB/s read, 95MB/s write

Product Highlights

  • High-speed performance—leverages UDMA 7 technology to deliver a read transfer speed up to 1066x (160MB/s)*
  • Captures high-quality images and extended lengths of stunning 1080p full-HD, 3D, and 4K video with a DSLR camera, HD camcorder, or 3D camera
  • Supports the Video Performance Guarantee specification for professional-quality video (VPG-65)
  • High-speed file transfer from card to computer to dramatically accelerate workflow**
  • Includes downloadable Image Rescue® software to recover most photo and select video files***
  • Backed by expert support and limited lifetime warranty

Capture high-quality images and HD video with professional-level speeds and capacities

The Lexar® Professional 1066x CompactFlash® card lets you quickly capture and transfer high-quality photos and 1080p full-HD, 3D, and 4K video, with a read transfer speed up to 1066x (160MB/s).* And you’ll power through post-production with high-speed card-to-computer file transfer.** This dramatically accelerates workflow from start to finish, so you can save time and get back to the business of photography.

Improve capture, transfer, and workflow

High-speed performance you can trust.

Whether you’re a professional photographer, videographer, or enthusiast, the card provides performance you can trust. It leverages UDMA 7 technology to provide a read transfer speed up to 1066x (160MB/s).*

Shoot high-quality images and 1080p full-HD, 3D, and 4K video.

 Whether you’re using a DSLR, HD camcorder, or 3D camera, you’ll be able to leverage the latest features available for shooting high-quality images and stunning 1080p full-HD, 3D, and 4K video.

Capture professional-level video with VPG-65 support.

The card supports the Video Performance Guarantee (VPG-65) specification. This means the card’s been tested and guaranteed for professional video capture streams at a minimum guaranteed write speed of 65MB/s for compatible host devices and recording media. This enables professional-quality video capture at high frame rates with no dropped frames.

Save time with dramatically accelerated workflow.

The card’s high-speed performance dramatically accelerates your workflow from start to finish, so you can save time and get back to the business of photography.

Recover files with Image Rescue® software. 

The card includes Image Rescue® software, which recovers most photo and select video files, even if they’ve been erased or the card has been corrupted.*** The software is available for free download with purchase of the card.

Warranty and support. 

All Lexar Professional line memory cards come with a limited lifetime warranty and are backed by expert technical support.

Outstanding compatibility. 

 The Lexar team works with major camera manufacturers to ensure cards are compatible with their digital cameras—from the simplest to the most complex.

Rigorously tested. 

All Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs, facilities with more than 1,100 digital devices, to ensure performance, quality, compatibility, and reliability.

When memory matters, the choice is Lexar. 

With a long history in the industry, we know memory. We move quickly with technology to design the solutions you need, and work with device manufacturers to make sure our products are compatible. Then we stand behind them with outstanding warranties and helpful customer service. We’re dedicated to performance, reliability, and expert support, so when it comes to storing the memories that matter, trust Lexar.

*Up to 160MB/s read transfer, write speeds lower. Speeds based on Internal testing. Actual performance may vary.

**When paired with a UDMA 7-enabled reader, sold separately.

***Image or other data recovery is not 100% guaranteed.

NOTE: Product appearance, software offerings, and packaging may vary depending on ship date and available inventory.

Some of the listed storage capacity is used for formatting and other purposes and is not available for data storage. 1GB equals 1 billion bytes. For more information, go to www.lexar.com/capacity.

Limited lifetime warranty is limited to 10 years from purchase in Germany

FAQs

  • What is CF 6?

    CF 6 is a CompactFlash® memory card specification. This new CF memory card specification allows capacities up to 144PB and measurable speeds up to 167MB/sec. This can be compared to the previous CF 4.1 specification, which only allowed capacities up to 137GB and measurable speeds up to 133MB/sec.

  • What is UDMA 7?

    UDMA 7, which stands for Ultra Direct Mode Access 7, is the latest transfer mode under the UDMA interface. UDMA 7 allows a maximum transfer rate of up to 167MB/sec. This can be compared to the previous UDMA mode, UDMA 6, which allowed transfer rates of up to 133MB/sec.

    Parameter

    CF 4.1 Specification

    CF 5 Specification

    CF 6 Specification

    Capacity

    Up to 137GB

    Up to 144PB

    Up to 144PB

    Measurable Speed

    Up to 133MB/sec

    Up to 133MB/sec

    Up to 167MB/sec

    UDMA mode

    Up to UDMA 6

    Up to UDMA 6

    UDMA 7

  • What is VPG-20?

    The VPG-20 logo represent adherence to the Video Performance Guarantee-20 specification for professional-quality video. When used with a compatible camera, the VPG-20 logo on a card means that the system has been tested and guaranteed for professional video capture streams at up to 20MB/sec. This enables professional-quality video capture at high frame rates with no dropped frames.

  • Can I use a CF 6/UDMA 7 CompactFlash memory card with older host devices?

    Yes! All Lexar® CF memory cards built with CF 6/UDMA 7 technology can be used with existing CF and CF UDMA devices (backwards compatible).

    Pairing your CF 6/UDMA 7 enabled CF memory card with a CF 6/UDMA 7 enabled host device is recommended to fully take advantage of the performance benefits from your CF 6/UDMA 7 enabled memory card.

  • Which host devices in the market today are UDMA 7 compatible?

    The Canon EOS 1D-X is UDMA 7 enabled.

    The Canon EOS 7D, EOS 50D, EOS 1D Mark IV and the EOS 5D Mark II can be UDMA 7 enabled though a firmware upgrade.

    Canon EOS 7D firmware upgrade »

    Canon EOS 7D, EOS 50D, EOS 1D Mark IV and the EOS 5D Mark II firmware upgrade »

  • Which Lexar card readers are compatible with my Lexar Professional 1000x CF memory card?

    The Lexar Professional USB Dual-Slot Card Readers are compatible with the Lexar Professional 1000x CF cards. To optimize the card’s performance, pair the Lexar Professional 1000x CF card with a Lexar Professional USB 3.0 Dual-Slot Reader, which now supports UDMA 7. A firmware download is essential for 1000x CF card functionality on the older Lexar Professional USB 3.0 dual-slot card reader, and can be downloaded here.

  • Do Lexar CF cards support the exFAT file system?

    Lexar CF cards are shipped formatted with the FAT32 file system. Lexar recommends re-formatting the card in the camera before first use.

  • What is the benefit of using a Lexar CF 6/UDMA 7 CompactFlash card?

    Lexar Professional memory cards accelerate the digital photography workflow. Lexar Professional CompactFlash cards deliver professional level, high-speed performance and reliability, with minimum guaranteed speeds. Capture and store high-quality images and 1080p HD video, and transfer files faster to maximize workflow. Lexar Professional CompactFlash cards include Image Rescue® 4 software and come with a limited lifetime warranty. With Lexar Professional CF cards you can count on high-speed performance to save time, beat your deadline, and gain competitive advantage.

Real Hardware Reviews Real Deal Award and Excellence Award

Real Hardware Reviews

The Lexar Professional 1066x CompactFlash card has won a Real Hardware Review's Real Deal Award and Excellence Award. The Real Deal Award is given to any item that we feel represents one the best values a consumer can find in a given market. That is to say it exhibits an impressive blend of price vs. performance and it should be on the smart consumers short list for further consideration. The Excellence Award is given to any item that we feel represents the best of the best in a given market. This award is awarded solely on the performance merits and no consideration is given to price, value, budgets, or other extraneous ideals. Instead it simply the fastest/most efficient/ item any consumer could hope to own.

Professional Photographer Magazine’s 2014 Hot One Awards

Professional Photographer Magazine

“The Lexar Professional 1066x 256GB CompactFlash card and the Lexar Professional Workflow line have been recognized by Professional Photographer’s annual Hot One Awards program as the top media card and reader in the digital storage media category. The awards honor "the professional's choice" for products released between March. 16, 2013, and March 15, 2014. Lexar was selected from more than 250 entries by a panel of judges comprised of well-regarded professional photographers.”