Best Memory Card for Sony a9 II

The Sony a9II is Sony’s new released flagship full frame mirrorless camera. This sports-oriented a9 II uses the same full-frame 24MP sensor as its predecessor Sony a9, though its faster Bionz X processor improves AF speed and precision, along with EVF display response. Sony a9 II has two SD card slots, both are now support UHS-II SD memory cards. Here are recommended memory cards for Sony a9 II:

Recommended UHS-II SD memory cards for Sony a9II:

Sony a9 II is a sports-oriented flagship full frame mirrorless camera, to max use of this camera, you’d better use UHS-II SD memory cards. Unlike old Sony a9, Sony a9 II’s SD card slots now both support UHS-II memory cards. Currently the fastest & toughest UHS-II SD memory card is Sony’s best selling SF-G UHS-II Tough SD card, this card has fastest read speed at 300 MB/s & write speed at 299 MB/s, the best UHS-II SD memory card for Sony a9 II. You can take a look at recommended UHS-II memory cards below:

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
Sony SF-G Tough UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 299 MB/s B&H/Adorama/Amazon
Sony SF-G UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 299 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Hoodman Steel 2000x SDXC UHS-II 300 MB/s 260 MB/s B&H/Adorama
Angelbird AV Pro UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Delkin Devices Cinema SDXC UHS-II 280 MB/s 250 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Sony M Series UHS-II SDXC 260 MB/s 100 MB/s B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional 1000x UHS-II SDXC 150 MB/s 75 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Recommended UHS-I SD memory cards for Sony a9II:

You can still use UHS-I SD memory cards for Sony a9 II. UHS-I SD memory cards are usually much cheaper than UHS-II cards. Currently the fastest UHS-I SD memory cards are from SanDisk (Max Read Speed at 170 MB/s) and Sony, both has max. write speed at 90 MB/s. Take a look at recommended UHS-I SD memory cards for Sony a9II:

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-I SDXC 170 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Sony UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Delkin Devices Elite UHS-I SDHC 95 MB/s 80 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Sony High Speed UHS-I SDXC 90 MB/s 70 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Transcend UHS-1 SDXC 95 MB/s 60 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama