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New Lexar Professional USB 3.0 Dual-Slot Reader Dramatically Accelerates Workflow

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Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today announced the new Lexar Professional USB 3.0 Dual-Slot Reader, a high-performance card reader that enables professional and advanced amateur photographers and videographers to maximize their workflow with blazing-fast transfer speeds. The reader leverages SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) technology to deliver high-speed performance that supports the latest CompactFlash (CF) UDMA, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), and SD Ultra High Speed-I (UHS-I) memory cards. The versatile reader is also backwards compatible with standard CF, SD, and Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) memory cards and USB 2.0 host devices.

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fantastic its about time
 
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Nice.

It's not one of those billion-in-one readers, supporting just what I need - SD and CF - in a cute package along with USB 3.0.
 
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Finally!!!

I would have thought this was one of the first things that would come out with USB 3.0

I have a 64Gb CF card that is rated at 100mb/s and struggle to get more than 27mb/s out of my USB 2.0 reader.
 

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Fantastic, but $50 is way too much for a reader that only supports CF and SD.
 

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while the Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface operates at 60MB per second
Not on this Earth it doesn't.
 
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jesus fraking christ. What took them so long? Everyone and their mom pushed out USB3 sticks and externals but nobody wanted to make this little chip?