Best MicroSD Card for DJI Mavic Air

The DJI Mavic Air (DJI/B&H/Adorama/Amazon) is DJI’s one of the best selling drones released in 2018. This foldable, pocket-portable drone was designed with travelers and outdoor enthusiasts in mind. It features a 3-axis gimbal-stabilized camera with a 1/2.3″ CMOS sensor that shoots 12MP stills and is capable of capturing 4K video at 30 fps that it can transfer at speeds up to 100 Mb/s or store on its 8GB of internal storage. DJI Mavic Air has one MicroSD memory card slot, support UHS-I MicroSD card, up to 128GB. Below are recommended memory card for DJI Mavic Air:

Best UHS-I MicroSD Memory Cards for DJI Mavic Air:

Unlike UHS-II cards, UHS-I cards are usually much cheaper, and enough for DJI Mavic Air use. Below are a list of best UHS-I MicroSD memory cards for DJI Mavic Air. The SanDisk Extreme Plus UHS-I is the best one according to our tests. It has max read speed at 170MB/s and max write speed at 90MB/s.

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
SanDisk Extreme Plus UHS-I 170 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
SanDisk Extreme UHS-I 160 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Samsung EVO Plus UHS-I 100 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H
Kingston Canvas React UHS-I 100 MB/s 80 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Delkin Devices Advantage UHS-I 100 MB/s 75 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Transcend Ultimate UHS-I 95 MB/s 60 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
SanDisk Ultra UHS-I 100 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Best UHS-II MicroSD Memory Cards for DJI Mavic Air:

Though DJI Mavic Air only supports UHS-I memory card, but you can still use much faster UHS-II memory cards. These cards can transfer data faster to your computers. Below are recommended UHS-II MicroSD cards for DJI Mavic Air:

Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
Delkin Devices Power UHS-II 300 MB/s 250 MB/s B&H
Lexar Professional 1800x UHS-II 270 MB/s 250 MB/s Amazon/Adorama
ADATA Premier One UHS-II 290 MB/s 270 MB/s Amazon/Adorama
Delkin Devices Prime UHS-II 300 MB/s 100 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II 275 MB/s 100 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama
Lexar Professional 1000x UHS-II 150 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon/B&H/Adorama