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#1 Kevin Colber

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Posted 07 March 2015 - 06:04 PM

Hey gang- any thoughts on the various CFast readers out there? I found through trial and error that not all USB3 CF readers were created equal and I'd like to cut down on buying the same gear (only different) this time around.


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#2 Nelson Villamil

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Posted 28 May 2015 - 08:23 PM

Hi Kevin

 

Are you looking for reference on CFast readers, that's right ???

I can say, I have used two models.

1- Lexar CR1: is the version USB-3, solid, fast, reliable, expandable addition to the complete solution of Lexar

 

http://www.lexar.com...ow?category=203

 

2- Atoms CFast Reader, is a good choice but as backup unit, any moment, a backUp reader, can save your live.

 

 

My 2 cents, I hope to help you

 

 

 


Nelson Villamil
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#3 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 29 May 2015 - 04:25 AM

Since CFast cards essentially use the SATA interface, I guess the fastest way to get stuff off them would be to find an E-SATA adaptor.

 

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#4 Kevin Colber

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Posted 29 May 2015 - 07:48 AM

Hi Kevin

 

Are you looking for reference on CFast readers, that's right ???

I can say, I have used two models.

1- Lexar CR1: is the version USB-3, solid, fast, reliable, expandable addition to the complete solution of Lexar

 

http://www.lexar.com...ow?category=203

 

2- Atoms CFast Reader, is a good choice but as backup unit, any moment, a backUp reader, can save your live.

 

 

My 2 cents, I hope to help you

 

 

 

Nelson Villamil
Camera / Steadicam Operator / DIT



www.nelsonx5.blogspot.com

 

Thanks, I appreciate the feedback from the field.


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