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Sony takes recording seriously. After all, we manufacture more than the recording media: we build the entire recording system. Media has always been an indispensible component of Sony's industry-changing formats. And recording media plays a fundamental role in the reliability of our recording systems. In addition, Sony Professional Media is backed by a team of sales, marketing and technical professionals, all supporting you from acquisition to archive.

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Sony's SD card for Professional are specially designed for professional camcorders, featuring outstanding physical strength and enhanced file recovery application.

High Durability and Reliability

Sony's SD card for professional are specifically designed for professional camcorders with its outstanding physical strength. Its durability is 10X tougher1 against conventional SD cards thanks to special materials and double-welding injection.

  • Most durable-level SD card on the market1
  • 10X toughness compared to Sony's regular SD card2
Sony's SD Card for Professional Package
ACVHD and XAVCS Video formats
Enhanced File Recovery

Sony's SD card for professional support popular video formats such as AVCHD and XAVC-S. The enhanced file recovery software2 provided by Sony3 applies special algorithim for high rate of recovery. Optional professional recovery services, are offered by Sony Media Services.

  • Support the latest video format such as AVCHD, XAVC-S
  • Applies special algorithm for higher rate of recovery3
  1. Based on Sony's research as of Oct. 2015
  2. At bending test
  3. Based on Sony's testing in recovery after quick format comparing to competitor's software
Specifications Overview
  Memory Card SF-32P
SDHC UHS-1
Memory Card
SF-32P
Memory Card SF-64P
SDXC UHS-1
Memory Card
SF-64P
Memory Card SF-G1P
SDXC UHS-1
Memory Card
SF-G1P
Memory Size 32GB 64GB 128GB
Usable Capacity (Approx.) 28.8G
(30,923,764.224 Byte)
57.6GB
(61,847,528,960 Byte)
115.2GB
(123,695,058, 125 Byte)
SD Interface UHS-I
Powerful Requirements (voltage) 2.7V-3.6V
Operating Current (Max) 800mA (MAX)
Operating Temperature Requirements -25-+85°C (Non-condensing)
Speed Class Class 10 (SD Speed Class)
Class3 (UHS Speed Class)
Transfer Speed Read: Up to 95MB/s1
Write: Up to 90MB/s1
Water proof 72 hours @ 1.2m
(Higher than IPX7)
Dust proof IP6X (IEC)
Shock 2.500G
Bend 100N
Twist (Torque) 1N-m
Waranty (Services Support Period) 5 years

  1. Up to 95MB/s transfer speed; write speed: 90MB/s. Based upon Sony testing using SD Association certified testing tool. Transfer speeds vary and are dependent on the host device.

Video Recording Formats
CODEC RECORDING MODE REQUIRED SD FORMAT
XAVC S 4K (100Mbps) SDXC
U3
 
XAVC S 4K 30p(60M) SDXC
Class 10
4K 24p(60M)
HD 1920 x 1080/60p (50M)
HD 1920 x 1080/30p (50M)
HD 1920 x 1080/24p (50M)
  HD 1280 x 720/120p (50M)
AVCD FX(24Mbps) SD/SDHC/SDXC
Class4 or higher
FH(17M)
HQ(9M)
LP(5M)

Compatible Sony Professional Camcorders
Our professional SD cards are compatible with the following Sony professional camcorders

XDCAM
 
High Durability

Sony's SD card for Professional adopts materials and special processes providing another level of robustness and
extreme reliability.

  • Shells withstand extreme force making them hard to break
  • Camcorder recordings are highly stable even in harsh environments
  SD Card for Professional
SD Card
for Professional
SD Card Regular
SD Card
Regular
water proof
Water proof
72 hours @1.2m
(Higher than IPX7)
IPX7 (IEC)
1 m of room-temperature
tap water for 30 minutes.
dust proof
Dust proof
IP6X (IEC) IP5X (IEC)
shock proof
Shock
5X Shock Resistant
2500G
5X Shock Resistant
500G
bend proof
Bend
10X as Tough
100N
10X as Tough
10N
twist proof
Twist (Torque)
1N-m 0.15N-m
drop proof
Drop
5m 1.5m
*Based on Sony internal testing. Actual performance may vary based on environment and usage.
Memory Care File Rescue

"Memory Card File Rescue" is a free file recovery application software for Sony memory media. It helps recover data from your Sony memory media that may have been accidentally damaged or deleted. The software supports the latest video format such as AVCHD, XAVC-S and XAVC Long.

Menu File Card Rescue
video formats

This software supports recovery of JPEG(DCF), MPEG-1, MP4(MPEG-4, MPEG-4 AVC, XAVC S), AVCHD(ver.2.0) file, AVCHD 3D file, 3D photo (MPO), RAW photo, MOV movie, MXF movie (XAVC Intra, XAVC Long) and other types of files.*

For AVCHD, not only lost video files but also their associated files and directory structure will be back so that those video files can be played with compartible cameras.*

video files rescued

*Note: We do not guarantee a recovery of all data. Some files may not be recoverable due to its data status. Defect or damage of a memory card itself cannot be recovered.

Recover Your Data

To recover data from your Sony memory media, download the free software or send media to Sony for free file recovery.

Send media into Sony for free file recovery:
Attn: Media Services
Building B, Suite 600
11302 EastpointDrive
Laredo, TX 78045
Telephone: 877-440-3453
Learn more about Sony's Media Services

Download free Sony software:

Media Sales Office

1 Sony Drive
Park Ridge, NJ 07656
(714) 585-5217

Media Recovery and Technical Support

Sony Media Services
Building B, Suite 100
11302 East Point Drive
Laredo, TX 78045
Phone: 877-440-3453

Media Services - Content Migration and Recovery


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Media Warranty Information

Have a problem with your camera or tape deck?

Cameras - Production products are serviced in both our Eastern and Western Services Facilities.

Eastern Service Facility

Sony Electronics Customer Service

123 W. Tryon Ave.

Teaneck, NJ 07666

Phone: 201.833.5300

Fax: 201.833.5312

Western Service Facility

Sony Electronics Customer Service

2706 Media Center Dr., Suite 130

Los Angeles, CA 90065

Phone: 866.766.9272