Lexar® Professional 800x CompactFlash® card
- High-speed performance—leverages UDMA 7 technology to deliver a read transfer speed up to 800x (120MB/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 (VPG-20) specification for professional-quality video
- High-speed file transfer from card to computer to dramatically accelerate workflow**
Capture high-quality images and HD video with professional-level speeds and capacities
The Lexar® Professional 800x 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 800x (120MB/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 800x (120MB/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.
Store your shoot on one card.
The massive storage capabilities of the 256GB and 512GB cards address the demands of photographers and videographers who are tapped to capture more while out on assignment. With the ability to do it all on one card, you’ll save the valuable time that’s normally required to change cards or transfer files to computer.
Capture professional-level video with VPG support.
The card supports the Video Performance Guarantee (VPG-20) specification. This means the card’s been tested and guaranteed for professional video capture streams at a minimum guaranteed write speed of 20MB/s. This enables professional-quality full-HD 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.
*Up to 120MB/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.
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.
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.
CF 4.1 Specification
CF 5 Specification
CF 6 Specification
Up to 137GB
Up to 144PB
Up to 144PB
Up to 133MB/sec
Up to 133MB/sec
Up to 167MB/sec
Up to UDMA 6
Up to UDMA 6
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.
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.