Best Memory Card for Sony a9 II

 

The Sony a9II (B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon) 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 Amazon/B&H/Adorama
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional 2000x 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 Amazon/B&H/Adorama
ProGrade Digital UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 250 MB/s Amazon/B&H
Delkin Devices Power SDXC UHS-II 300 MB/s 250 MB/s Amazon/B&H
Sony SF-M Tough UHS-II SDXC 277 MB/s 150 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional 1667x UHS-II SDXC 250 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Recommended UHS-I SD memory cards for Sony a9II:

The UHS-I SD memory cards are much cheaper than UHS-II cards. Currently the fastest UHS-I SD memory card is from SanDisk, it has max. read speed at 170 MB/s, and max. write speed at 90 MB/s. A very cheap UHS-I SD card 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
SanDisk Extreme UHS-I SDXC 150 MB/s 70 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional 633x UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 45 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
PNY Elite Performance UHS-1 SDXC 95 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Transcend UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 60 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama