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Lexar Announces New Lexar® Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series

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Lexar Announces New Lexar Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series

Key Features:

    • High-speed performance – rated UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) and Video Speed Class 60 (V60) for your Professional DSLR and mirrorless cameras
    • Leverages UHS-II technology to deliver read speeds up to 270MB/s1
    • Capture high-quality images and extended lengths of Full-HD and 4K video with write speeds up to 180MB/s2
    • Designed for durability3
    • Backwards compatible with UHS-I devices
    • Limited lifetime warranty

San Jose, USA, October 20, 2021 –Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, is proud to announce the new Lexar Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series. It is perfect for professional photographers and videographers who want to dramatically accelerate post-production workflow from start to finish.

With speeds up to 270MB/s read1, the Lexar Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series is designed for your DSLR or mirrorless cameras to speed up your workflow – saving you time and getting you back behind the camera creating content.

It is built with the latest UHS-II technology with write speeds up to 180MB/s that allows you to handle photos in burst mode with ease. And, with V60 and UHS Speed Class 3 (U3)2, seamlessly capture stunning Full-HD and 4K video with large capacity options up to 256GB.

The Lexar Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series provides the performance you need to capture and store valuable data in a variety of elements. The 1800x is water-proof, temperature-proof, shockproof, vibration-proof, and X-ray-proof3. For added versatility, the cards are also backwards compatible with UHS-I devices, performing up to the maximum thresholds of UHS-I speed capabilities.

“We are excited to announce the Lexar Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series. These cards offer high-speed performance and will dramatically accelerate digital photography workflow. It is an excellent choice for professional content creators.” said Joel Boquiren, General Manager of Lexar.

Lexar Professional 1800x SDXC™ UHS-II Card GOLD Series is available this month for purchase online at an MSRP of $36.99 USD (64GB), $56.99 USD (128GB), and $106.99 USD (256GB). The 1800x will be available in the U.S. in January, 2022.

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. For more information visit www.lexar.com

11Up to 270MB/s read transfer, write speeds lower. Speeds based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary. X=150KB/s.

2Highest transfer speeds achieved when paired with an SD UHS-II reader.
3Temperature-proof: Withstands operating temperature range from 32ºF (-0ºC) or 158ºF (70 ºC) and non-operating temperatures from -13ºF (-25ºC) or 185ºF (85 ºC).
Shockproof: Shock resistant (200G [1961.33m/sec^2] 3ms, 150G [1471.00m/sec^2] 10ms, From X.Y.Z, 3 directions/3 times each).
Vibration proof: Vibration resistant (10Hz to 2000 Hz, 6Grms, 5 minutes per 1 cycle, 10 cycle per 1 axis total 30 cycles per 3 axis, based on IEC 60512-6-4 guidelines).
X-ray-proof: Protected against X-ray exposure based on ISO7816-1 guidelines.

About Lexar

For more than 25 years, Lexar has been a trusted leading global brand of memory solutions. Our award-winning lineup includes memory cards, USB flash drives, card readers, solid-state drives and DRAM. With so many options, it’s easy to find the right Lexar solution to fit your needs. All Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs with more than 1,100 digital devices, to ensure performance, quality, compatibility, and reliability. Lexar products are available worldwide at major retail and e-tail stores. For more information or support, visit www.lexar.com.

About Longsys

Longsys – a leader in consumer NAND flash applications, is committed to supporting Lexar in its quest to reach new achievements in high-performance, quality, and reliability while maintaining its position as a leading global brand in memory cards, USB flash drives, readers, and storage drives for retail and OEM customers.

Lexar. 161 Baypointe Pkwy, San Jose, CA 95134, United States

Media Contact:
Joey Lopez
Senior Marketing Manager
press@lexar.com

Lexar Announces New Lexar Professional NM800 M.2 2280 PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe SSD

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Lexar Announces New Lexar Professional NM800 M.2 2280 PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe SSD

Key Features:

    • Superior speed PCIe Gen4x4 interface: 7400MB/s read and 5800MB/s write1 – NVMe 1.4, with M.2 2280 form factor
    • Get 12.7x the speed of a SATA-based SSD3
    • Designed for hardcore gamers and creative professionals
    • Features LDPC (Low-Density Parity Check)
    • Shock and vibration resistant with no moving parts2
    • Designed with heat dissipation label that keeps your computer cool
    • Five-year limited warranty

San Jose, USA, September 22, 2021 –Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, is proud to announce the new Lexar® Professional NM800 M.2 2280 PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe SSD. It is designed for hardcore gamers and creative professionals looking for superior speed in their workstations and gaming consoles.

The Lexar Professional NM800 M.2 2280 NVMe SSD provides maximum SSD performance that puts you in the computing fast lane with speeds up to 7400MB/s read and 5800MB/s write1, which is 12.7x the speed of SATA-based SSDs3. It is also supported by the PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe 1.4 technology standard and backward compatible with PCIe 3.0, adding versatility to your professional workflow.

Developed with the 12nm controller, the Professional NM800 SSD produces low power consumption for longer battery life and a better user experience.

Unlike traditional hard disk drives, the NM800 SSD has no moving parts so it is built to last. On top of that, it’s also shock and vibration resistant2, making it one robust and reliable SSD.

“Lexar is committed to providing better memory solutions. We are excited to announce the new Lexar Professional NM800 M.2 2280 PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe SSD to our family line of SSD products. With speeds of up to 7400MB/s read, it is a top choice for content creators and gamers who want to unleash max SSD performance for next-level computing.” said Joel Boquiren, General Manager of Lexar.

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. For more information visit www.lexar.com

1 Up to 7400 MB/s read transfer, write transfer speeds lower. Speeds based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary..
2 Shock resistant (1500G, duration 0.5ms, Half Sine Wave) and vibration resistant (10~2000Hz, 1.5mm, 20G, 1 Oct/min, 30min/axis(X,Y,Z)). Based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.
3Comparison based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.

About Lexar

For more than 25 years, Lexar has been a trusted leading global brand of memory solutions. Our award-winning lineup includes memory cards, USB flash drives, card readers, solid-state drives and DRAM. With so many options, it’s easy to find the right Lexar solution to fit your needs. All Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs with more than 1,100 digital devices, to ensure performance, quality, compatibility, and reliability. Lexar products are available worldwide at major retail and e-tail stores. For more information or support, visit www.lexar.com.

About Longsys

Longsys – a leader in consumer NAND flash applications, is committed to supporting Lexar in its quest to reach new achievements in high-performance, quality, and reliability while maintaining its position as a leading global brand in memory cards, USB flash drives, readers, and storage drives for retail and OEM customers.

Lexar. 161 Baypointe Pkwy, San Jose, CA 95134, United States

Media Contact:
Joey Lopez
Senior Marketing Manager
press@lexar.com

Lexar Announces New NS100 and NS200 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) Solid-State Drive (SSD)

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Lexar Announces New NS100 and NS200 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) Solid-State Drive (SSD)

Key Messages:

  • Upgrade your laptop or desktop computer for faster start-ups, data transfers, and application loads with read speeds of up to 550MB/s1
  • Faster performance and more reliable than traditional hard drives2
  • Features SSD Dash software management3
  • Shock and vibration resistant with no moving parts4

San Jose, CA, September 25, 2018 – Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, today announced two new internal solid-state drive solutions to rejuvenate old laptops or PCs. The new Lexar NS100 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) solid-state drive (SSD) and Lexar NS200 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) solid-state drive (SSD).

The entry-level NS100 SSD is an affordable upgrade for casual users who want more performance than their hard-disk drives (HDD) can provide. It provides faster boot-ups, application load times, and data transfers – turning your old computer from dinosaur to dynamo with sequential read speeds of up to 550MB/s1. The NS200 SSD is ready for gamers and professionals looking to refresh their system with a quicker internal drive solution, giving the speed needed to take multitasking on an old PC or laptop to the next level. Users will be able to power through the day with sequential read speed of up to 550MB/s and and sequential write of up to 510MB/s1, faster app response times and better overall performance for gaming, photo, and video editing, or other multimedia applications. Both Lexar NS100 and NS200 are shock and vibration resistant4, making them more reliable and durable than typical HDD, plus they also feature SSD Dash management so the user can monitor their drive and make sure their applications maintain exceptional performance.3

“The outlook for the solid-state drive industry remains strong and continues on a path to become more broadly used. We’re excited about adding an internal SSD category to our product portfolio as we continue our commitment on delivering innovative and fast-performing storage solutions. The NS100 and NS200 SSD delivers Lexar quality to accelerate your computer’s performance with optimized speed and reliability,” said Joel Boquiren, Director of Global Marketing.

The Lexar NS100 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) solid-state drive will be offered in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB capacities, and the Lexar NS200 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) solid-state drive in 240GB, 480GB capacities, with a three-year limited warranty. The new NS100 is available Mid-September at MSRP $29.99 USD (120GB), $49.99 USD (240GB), $89.99 USD (480GB), and the NS200 is available Mid-September at MSRP $79.99 USD (240GB), $109.99 USD (480GB). For more information visit www.lexar.com

This product announcement confirms that Lexar is returning to the high-performance storage market, and will continue to produce, develop, and strengthen the portfolio of memory solutions centered on performance, quality, and reliability.

Lexar will be exhibiting at this year’s Photokina, in Cologne, Germany September 26th – 29th, with new product announcements, focused around one of the most exciting shows in the professional photographers’ calendar.

 

Up to 550MB/s read transfer, write speeds lower. Speeds based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.

Comparison based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.

To download SSD Dash management software, please go to https://www.lexar.com/support/downloads/

Shock resistant (1500G, duration 0.5ms, Half Sine Wave) and vibration resistant (10~2000Hz, 1.5mm, 20G, 1 Oct/min, 30min/axis(X,Y,Z)). Based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.

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About Lexar

For more than 20 years, Lexar has been a trusted leading global brand of memory solutions. Our award-winning lineup includes memory cards, USB flash drives, card readers, and solid-state drives. With so many options, it’s easy to find the right Lexar solution to fit your needs. All Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs with more than 1,100 digital devices, to ensure performance, quality, compatibility, and reliability. Lexar products are available worldwide at major retail and e-tail stores. For more information or support, visit www.lexar.com.

About Longsys

Longsys – a leader in consumer NAND flash applications, is committed to supporting Lexar in its quest to reach new achievements in high-performance, quality, and reliability while maintaining its position as a leading global brand in memory cards, USB flash drives, readers, and storage drives for retail and OEM customers.

1Up to 3500MB/s read transfer, write transfer speeds lower. Speeds based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.
2 Comparison based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.

Lexar. 161 Baypointe Pkwy, San Jose, CA 95134, United States

Media Contact:
Joey Lopez
Senior Marketing Manager
press@lexar.com

Lexar in Full Production and Shipping Globally

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Lexar in Full Production and Shipping Globally

San Jose, USA, August 1, 2018 – Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, today announced it would officially be in full production and shipping globally to major retailers in North America, EMEA, and APAC regions this fall.

Lexar’s award-winning lineup includes memory cards, card readers, solid-state drives (SSDs) and USB flash drives, geared towards professional photographers, videographers, and content creators who demand high-performance solutions for images, 1080p full-HD, 3D, and 4K video.

“I’m extremely excited to re-introduce the Lexar brand to our worldwide customers. Lexar is dynamic, has superior research and development capabilities, and has a deep understanding of our customer’s needs. At the same time, we are confident that we can expand the Lexar business successfully in different markets globally.” Huabo Cai, CEO of Lexar said, “For more than twenty years of innovative development, Lexar has been a world-renowned brand in the field of flash memory and trusted by bringing unparalleled storage experience and creating unequivocal value for business users and consumers.”

This announcement confirms Lexar’s return to the high-performance removable storage market and is the first press release from its new parent company, Longsys. High-performance and exceptional reliability will continue to be the cornerstone of the Lexar brand. The combined expertise of Lexar and Longsys will develop and strengthen the range of products and solutions, and continued engagement with professional photographers, videographers, and creative professionals will ensure that the right products are created for the right markets.

Lexar is now shipping to major retailers in North America, EMEA, and APAC regions. In some countries, Lexar products will be made available to online retailers, and brick-and-mortar to shortly follow. Lexar will be exhibiting at this year’s Photokina, in Cologne, Germany September 25th – 30th, one of the largest and most exciting shows in the professional photographers’ calendar.

Longsys acquired the Lexar brand from Micron and that Lexar is a company owned by Longsys, a Chinese company

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Longsys Acquires “Lexar” brand from Micron Technology, Inc.

Strength of Lexar Brand Combined with Longsys’s Consumer Storage Dedication Enables Continued Support to Existing Lexar Customers as well as Exciting New Growth Opportunities.

Shenzhen Longsys Electronics Co., Ltd. (Longsys) has acquired the “Lexar” brand from Micron Technology, Inc. Lexar has long been recognized as a leading brand for high-performance, high-reliability removable storage solutions for a wide variety of applications, such as the professional photography market. Longsys’s ownership of the brand provides assurance to existing Lexar customers that the solutions and support they have come to expect from Lexar-branded products will continue to be available. Going forward, the market reach and product expertise provided by Longsys promises to expand the Lexar customer experience into new market segments and geographies.

“We are very honored to acquire the Lexar brand,” said Huabo Cai, CEO of Longsys Electronics Limited. “Lexar has built a great brand name and our vision is to make it even greater. Existing customers can rest assured that the innovative solutions and excellent support that they have experienced from Lexar will continue. The mission to make Lexar the go-to brand for high-performance removable storage continues.”

Established in 1999, Longsys is a Chinese company that focuses on NAND flash applications for software and hardware products. The company develops complete solutions, including software and hardware that are key to innovating and deploying leading-edge flash technologies, such as 3D NAND. Longsys currently sells over 100 million flash-based products to the market on an annual basis. Lexar customers will benefit from the strength and company culture of Longsys, including innovation, stability, strict quality control, localized and customized support and services, and a consumer storage focus.

About Lexar®

Lexar is a trusted brand in storage solutions. Whether for taking pictures and videos, watching movies on tablets, or moving and sharing files on mobile devices, Lexar storage solutions can provide the maximum performance and reliability required for a user’s digital device.

Lexar is well experienced in the market for photography, video, storage and mobile devices. Lexar has developed and launched industry-leading storage products with the latest formats, technologies, and capacities. For more than 20 years, Lexar has been a leader in storage standards, flash design, component development, and supply chain management.

Longsys has established a new U.S. company, Lexar International, based in San Jose, California, that will market Lexar-branded products in the United States and Canada. Another new affiliate, Lexar Co., Ltd, which is located in Hong Kong, PRC, will market Lexar-branded products in Asia.

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