Best XQD memory card for the Nikon D5

We are here to help you, to find the best memory cards for Nikon D5 DSLR , one of the version of D5 uses XQD cards only so the search remains limited to find out the best  XQD memory card for the Nikon D5.

After the announcement of Nikon D5 full frame DSLR camera at CES 2016 which comes with a large 20.8MP FX-Format CMOS Sensor, upgraded EXPEED 5 Image Processor and it has the native ISO 102400, which can be extended to ISO 3280000. It is also first DSLR to offer 4K video recording. It is offered in two versions: one with dual CompactFlash slots and the second with dual XQD slots. For extended burst shooting performance, the dual XQD card version offers superior performance.

Now it is time to choose the best XQD card for the renowned camera Nikon D5.

Hence we have the comparative analysis of the various XQD cards for the Nikon D5 via cameramemoryspeed including Sony G Series XQD, Lexar  Professional 2933x XQD 2.0 XQD, Lexar Professional 1400x XQD 64GB, Sony S-Series 168MB/s XQD 32GB, Sony M-Series XQD 64GB, Sony M-Series XQD 32GB.

But in the crowd of XQD memory cards, the Lexar Professional 2933x XQD 2.0 gained the top position followed by Sony G Series XQD.

The Lexar Professional 2933x XQD 2.0 scored Average write speed of 292.9MB/s , higher than Sony G Series XQD , which has 273.9.

Lexar Professional 2933x XQD 2.0 also gained the higher score of continuous shooting test in three formats comparative to Sony G Series XQD.

Since the details are as follows:-

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According to the cameramemoryspeed:-

“For the best performance, the Lexar Professional 2933x 64GB XQD 2.0 was the fastest XQD card tested in the D5. It averaged over 292.9 MB/s write speed during continuous shooting. The runner up was the Sony G Series 64GB XQD Card which averaged 273.9 MB/s write in the D5.”

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 So such comparison is definitely helpful for the users to choose the Best XQD card memory as their requirement.


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