Lexar Professional 1800x microSDHC UHS-II 32GB Card Review

Storage/Other by stefan @ 2016-11-21

The Professional 1800x microSDHC card from Lexar is able to provide very good read/write performances in order to be used with high-end devices as camcorders, sport camcorders, tablets, smartphones, drones, PCs and more. Thanks to the new UHS-II standard, we can record high-quality multimedia content in 3D, 4K or 1080p Full-HD while for easy switching between devices, the product is also compatible with UHS-I.

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A Closer Look Contd.

The card is also supplied with an UHS-II SD adapter, inside a transparent plastic enclosure:




A quick look does not reveal any physical differences versus an UHS-I adapter:




The story changes if we turn the product on the other side, which reveals an additional row of golden contacts:




The Lexar Professional 1800x microSDHC card retains the same footprint as the lower specced products:




On its back side though, we will spot two rows of gold plated contacts, which represent the newer UHS-II standard; the first-row pins are used for the normal speed, high speed and UHS-I bus interface signals to provide interoperability with existing non-UHS-II host devices:




Installing the card into the adapters takes only a few seconds:





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