Samsung Upgrades PRO Plus Memory Cards for Pros

Posted on Apr 12 2023 - 1:48pm by Daniel Fisher
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Samsung Electronics America has announced upgrades to its PRO Plus memory cards, designed specifically for professional and enthusiast photographers, videographers, and content creators. The new memory cards offer faster read and write speeds of up to 180 MB/s and 130 MB/s, respectively, which is a 12 percent and 8 percent improvement over their predecessors. The Samsung PRO Plus microSD and full-size SD cards are optimized for professional use and allow seamless capture of 4K ultra-high definition (UHD) and Full HD (FHD) videos and photos.

Increased Storage and Compatibility

With capacities of up to 512GB, the PRO Plus memory cards provide ample storage for up to 207,159 4K UHD photos or 30 hours of 4K UHD video. Samsung has also introduced a card reader supporting USB 3.0 and providing backward compatibility with USB 2.0, allowing consumers to use Samsung memory cards on any device with a USB port.

Enhanced Speed and Performance

The new PRO Plus memory cards support a video speed class rating of V30, enabling professionals to quickly move large video files while editing. The cards are available in various sizes and configurations, with the improved speeds noted on the packaging. The PRO Plus microSD card is compatible with mobile devices, handheld gaming consoles, action cameras, and drones. Samsung microSD cards support an application performance class of A2 to enable faster performance on a wide variety of professional and consumer applications. The microSD line is backed by Samsung’s six-proof protection, which can withstand water, extreme temperatures, x-ray, wear-out, drops, and magnetic impact.

The PRO Plus SD card is compatible with a variety of devices like DSLR, mirrorless and compact cameras, camcorders, and PCs. The SD cards offer seven-proof protection against shock, water, extreme temperatures, x-ray, wear out, drops, and magnetic impact.

Durable and Reliable

With fast speeds, extreme durability, and reliability, professionals and content creators can rely on the new PRO Plus memory cards to store and play content with ease and confidence. These memory cards are an excellent investment for professionals and content creators who need reliable storage that can withstand the rigors of their work.

Pricing and Availability

The new Samsung PRO Plus memory cards are available today and come with a ten-year limited warranty. The prices for the PRO Plus memory cards are as follows:

PRO Plus microSD

128GB ($18.99 MSRP) 256GB ($29.99 MSRP) 512GB ($59.99 MSRP)

PRO Plus microSD with Card Reader

128GB ($25.99 MSRP) 256GB ($37.99 MSRP) 512GB ($64.99 MSRP)


64GB ($12.99 MSRP) 128GB ($21.99 MSRP) 256GB ($37.99 MSRP)

PRO Plus SD with Card Reader

128GB ($29.99 MSRP) 256GB ($49.99 MSRP)

The Samsung PRO Plus memory cards are an ideal choice for professionals and content creators who demand the highest quality storage. With their fast read and write speeds, high storage capacity, and extreme durability, these memory cards can handle even the most demanding workflows. Whether you’re capturing 4K UHD videos or taking high-resolution photos, Samsung’s PRO Plus memory cards are the perfect choice for your storage needs.