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Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

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Apprentice
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Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

Hello, fellow Sony fans!

 

Can anyone recommend a really good micro sd card for the Sony Xperia XZ1 so that I can record 4K video without the phone telling me to save to the internal? Thanks!

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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

Hi @LTEstyles,

 

You will want to find an SD card that is labeled with "SDXC" as this will have a high enough transfer rate to support 4K.

Something like this: https://www.sony.com/electronics/micro-sd-memory-cards/sr-uza-series


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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

Hi @LTEstyles,

 

You will want to find an SD card that is labeled with "SDXC" as this will have a high enough transfer rate to support 4K.

Something like this: https://www.sony.com/electronics/micro-sd-memory-cards/sr-uza-series


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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

Read: www.sdcard.org/consumers/choices/


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Apprentice
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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

Thank you for taking the time to answer my question! Slightly smiling Face

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Sage
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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

I use Samsung sd card pro (the black one), 64GB.

It's not cheap but worth it. 

 

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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

I am using san disk 64g sdxc uhs 3. It has fast transfwr rate and can handle 4k video recording. 

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Re: Best micro SD card for Xperia XZ1

Thanks to all for your input. I had no idea about choosing the card not only for correct physical size but the best format re. speed and 4k/8k capability.