Best Memory Cards for Canon EOS R5

Canon has just officially announced the new Canon EOS R5 (Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama). It is Canon’s flagship full-frame mirrorless camera in 2020, featuring an all-new, Canon-developed 45MP CMOS sensor with in-body image stabilization, the Dual Pixel AF II system  with 1053 AF points across the entire frame, shooting bursts at 20 fps with its electronic shutter and 12 fps with the mechanical shutter, both with continuous AF.  Canon EOS R5 has two memory card slots, one is CFexpress card slot and the other is SD card slot (Supports UHS-II SD cards). Below are the top recommended memory cards for Canon EOS R5.

Best CFexpress memory cards for Canon EOS R5:

If you want to shoot 8K videos with your Canon EOS R5, you’d better choose CFexpress memory cards. The fastest and toughest CFexpress card is Sony Tough CFexpress Type-B, which has max read speed of 1,700MB/s, and max write speed of 1,480MB/s.

Cards Max. Read Speed MB/s Max. Write Speed MB/s Check Price
Sony Tough CFexpress Type-B 1,700 1,480 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
SanDisk Extreme Pro CFexpress 1,700 1,200-1,400 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
Delkin Devices CFexpress 1,700 1,400 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
ProGrade Digital CFexpress 2.0 Cobalt 1,600 1,400 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
Lexar Professional CFexpress Type-B 1,750 1,000 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
ProGrade Digital CFexpress Type-B Gold 1,600 1,000 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
Best UHS-II SD memory cards for Canon EOS R5:

Since Canon EOS R5 supports UHS- II SD cards, you can choose the fastest & toughest Sony SF-G UHS-II Tough SD card, which has the fastest read speed of 300 MB/s & write speed of 299 MB/s.

Cards Max. Read Speed MB/s Max. Write Speed MB/s Check Price
Sony SF-G Tough UHS-II SDXC 300 299 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC 300 260 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC 300 260 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
ProGrade Digital UHS-II SDXC 300 250 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
Delkin Devices Power SDXC UHS-II 300 250 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama
Lexar Professional 1667x UHS-II SDXC 250 90 Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama

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