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Samsung Electronics Redefines High Endurance Memory Card Market with New PRO Endurance Card
Built for intensive video monitoring applications, PRO Endurance delivers industry-best 43,800 hours of continuous video recording in 128GB capacity
Samsung Electronics introduced today the Samsung PRO Endurance microSDHC™/microSDXC™ card, which offers industry-leading endurance and up to 43,8001 hours of continuous video recording2. Designed for consumers and B2B channel customers who use intensive video monitoring applications such as surveillance and security cameras, body cameras and dash cams, the PRO Endurance makes continuous video monitoring fast and stable. It delivers read speeds of up to 100 MB/s and provides FHD recording and 4K support via write speeds of up to 30 MB/s3.
“Consumers want to feel assured with their video surveillance solutions, and the need for longer-lasting, higher performing memory cards that can withstand extreme conditions and capture critical moments is at an all-time high,” said Un-Soo Kim, senior vice president of Brand Product Marketing, Memory Business at Samsung Electronics. “Samsung is proud to again advance what is possible in memory card technology with the introduction of the PRO Endurance, which offers security-minded consumers the industry’s highest levels of endurance and optimized read/write speeds for immediate access to critical surveillance content.”
The Samsung PRO Endurance offers 25 times higher endurance4 than previous speed-focused cards5. It also comes with an industry-leading limited warranty up to five years6, and sets a new standard for capacity with its 128GB7 of storage.
The Samsung PRO Endurance is built to withstand harsh environments and features Samsung’s 4-Proof8 protection, making it water, temperature, magnetic and x-ray-proof. In times of emergencies, accidents or crisis, the PRO Endurance is the reliable solution to capture the crucial moments without the risk of compromised or lost data.
The PRO Endurance memory cards are now available for purchase with manufacturer’s suggested retail prices starting at $89.99 for 128GB, $44.99 for 64GB and $24.99 for 32GB. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com/memorycard.
Key Specifications for PRO Endurance
|Category||Samsung PRO Endurance|
|FHD Recording||43,800 hours||26,280 hours||17,520 hours|
|Form Factor||microSDHC™ and microSDXC™|
|Read/Write Speeds||Sequential read speeds up to 100MB/s,
Sequential write speeds up to 30MB/s
|Bus Speed Mode||UHS-I|
|4-Proof Features||Waterproof (IEC 60529, IPX7), Temperature proof, X-ray proof, Magnetic proof|
|Warranty||Five (5) Year Limited Warranty||Three (3) Year Limited Warranty||Two (2) Year Limited Warranty|
|Operating Temperatures||From -25ºC to 85ºC9|
1 Varies by capacity; 64GB model up to 26,280 hours, 32GB model up to 17,520 hours.
2 Based on Full HD (1920×1080) video content recorded at 26 Mbps video support.
3 Performance results are based on internal testing conditions. Read/write speeds may vary by host device.
4 Based on continuous recording capability.
5 Based on internal tests comparing different Samsung cards.
7 Actual usable storage capacity is measured with SD Formatter 3.1 tool with FAT file system and may be less than labeled capacity.
8 Waterproof: IEC 60529, IPX7; Temperature: from -25ºC to 85ºC (-13°F to 185°F) operating; magnetic: up to 15,000 gauss (equal to MRI); X-rays: up to 50 Roentgen (equal to airport X-ray machines).
9 Withstands -25°C to 85°C (-13°F to 185°F) operating, -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F) non-operating.