Best Memory Cards for Panasonic S1 & S1R

Panasonic Lumix S1 and Lumix S1R are latest full frame mirrorless cameras for Panasonic. S1 and S1R both have two memory card slots, one support CFexpress (After Firmware 1.3) and XQD memory cards, the other support UHS-II SD memory card. In order to max use of Panasonic S1 and S1R, for example shooting 4K videos and shooting sports event, a fast card is a must. Below are a list of top recommended CFexpress & XQD memory cards and UHS-II SD memory cards for Panasonic S1 & S1R mirrorless cameras.

Recommended CFexpress & XQD memory cards for Panasonic S1 & S1R:

After firmware update version 1.3, both Panasonic Lumix S1 and S1R now support super fast CFexpress memory cards, 3 times faster than current XQD memory cards, below are recommended CFexpress & XQD memory cards for Panasonic Lumix S1 & S1R:

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
Sony Tough CFexpress Type-B 1,700 MB/s 1,480 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Delkin Devices CFexpress 1,700 MB/s 1,400 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Wise Advanced CFX-B Series CFexpress 1,700 MB/s 1,050 – 1,550 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
SanDisk Extreme Pro CFexpress 1,700 MB/s 1,200 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
ProGrade Digital CFexpress 1.0 Cobalt 1,600 MB/s 1,400 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
ProGrade Digital CFexpress 1.0 Gold 1,600 MB/s 1,000 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional CFexpress Type-B 1,750 MB/s 1,000 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Sony XQD G Series 440 MB/s 400 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar 2933x XQD 2.0 440 MB/s 400 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Delkin Devices Premium XQD 440 MB/s 400 MB/s B&H/Adorama
Recommended UHS-II SD memory cards for Panasonic S1 & S1R:

The toughest & fastest UHS-II SD memory card is Sony’s SF-G series UHS-II SDXC card, this card has fastest max. write speed at 299 MB/s. And Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC card is also one of the best selling UHS-II SD card, it is cheaper than SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC card, yet has the same max read and write speed (R 300 MB/s & W 260 MB/s).

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
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
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