San Jose, CA—ProGrade Digital announced the availability of its newest product, the USB 3.1 Gen 2 Dual-Slot SD card reader. As with all other ProGrade Digital USB 3.1 Gen 2 workflow readers, files on each card transfer simultaneously at speeds of up to 10Gb/s (1.25GB/s).
“Many of today’s professional cameras have two SD slots. So it is only natural that ProGrade Digital’s newest USB 3.1 Gen 2 workflow reader be a dual-slot for SD cards,” said Wes Brewer, founder and CEO of ProGrade Digital.
“Based on the successes of earlier workflow readers, we know that our patent-pending magnetic base, compact rugged design and inclusion of two USB cables (Types A to C and C to C) really resonate with both professionals and prosumers. The dual-slot reader for SD cards provides just one more choice for our customers.”
USB 3.1 Gen 2 Dual-Slot SD Card Reader Features
ProGrade’s dual-slot SD card workflow reader supports concurrent maximum speed data transfer from cards in both slots. In addition it is compatible with UHS-I and UHS-II and is also backward compatible with USB 3.0 devices.With a portable and compact form factor the card reader also features an LED indicator for data transfer activity. It comes equipped with a metal mounting plate, however, its magnetized bottom connects the reader to a laptop. Included with the reader are two 18-inch connection cables. In addition, it works with Mac OS X 10.6 or later and Windows 10.
ProGrade Digital’s USB 3.1 Gen 2 Dual-Slot SD card reader has a two-year warranty and suggested retail price of $79.99.
ProGrade Digital focuses exclusively on the design and marketing of digital memory cards, card readers and workflow software for imaging professionals. Flagship products include ProGrade Digital CFast 2.0 and ProGrade Digital SDXC UHS-II memory cards. The cards render maximum performance when paired with high-end DSLR, mirrorless, camcorder, drone and digital cinema cameras. ProGrade cards come in a range of capacities.