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PNY High Performance USB 3.0 Card Reader

Multi-format memory card reader

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A powerful connection hub

The PNY High Performance USB 3.0 card reader is compatible with all memory card formats. Just plug it into your computer's USB port for high-speed transfer of digital still images and video files.

Product Highlights:

  • connects to your computer's USB port
    • compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 for rapid data transfer
    • includes USB 2.0 retractable cable and USB 3.0 external cable
  • supported formats: SD, SDHC, SDXC, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC, Mini SD, MiniSDHC, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick M2, MMC, RS-MMC, xD, and CompactFlash
  • system requirements: Windows® and Mac® compatible: Windows® 8, Windows® 7, Windows® Vista, Windows® XP, Windows®ME, Windows® 2000, Mac® OS 9.1 and later, Linux® kernel 2.4.2 or later
  • warranty: 2 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • USB 3.0 card reader with 1.75" pigtail and Type A 2.0 USB connector
  • 17" USB 3.0 cable (Type A 3.0 USB on one end and Micro-B 3.0 USB on other end)

Easy to use and does what I purchased it to do.

Tom, Raymond, NH


PNY High Performance USB 3.0 Card Reader Reviews

Average Customer Review(s):

(3 Reviews)

Does what I purchased it to do

Tom from Raymond, NH on 8/31/2018

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Easy to use and does what I purchased it to do.

Pros: Easy to use and good quality item. I tried the cheap ones and they just don't perform. You get what you pay for.

Cons: None

PNY High Performance USB 3.0 Card Reader

Guest from Staunton, VA on 7/15/2017

handy, multiple size card fits my need perfectly



Saved the family pictures.

Mike from Spokane, WA on 11/28/2016

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Item was as good as promised. Easy instillation, and immediate plug and play. Saved the XD pictures etc. after a motherboard failure on the PC set up to download them.




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Overview: The PNY USB 3.0 Card Reader is a necessary accessory for transferring your digital photos, videos, music files, and documents to your laptop or desktop computer if it is not equipped with a card slot. The card reader is compatible with USB 3.0 for blazing fast transfer speeds up to 600 MB/s, and is USB 2.0 backward compatible. The credit card-sized memory card reader has an integrated USB 2.0 cable, and comes with a USB 3.0 cable. It has a 2-year warranty.

Memory Card Compatibility: The USB 3.0 Card Reader has six slots for memory cards located around three edges. It is compatible with the following memory card types:

  • microSD: microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
  • MiniSD: MiniSD, MiniSDHC
  • MultiMediaCard: MMC, MMCplus, RS-MMC, MMCmobile
  • Memory Stick: PRO, Duo, PRO Duo, M2
  • xD: (M-type, H-type)
  • CompactFlash (CF): UDMA 7

USB Compatibility: The USB 3.0 Card Reader is equipped with a 1.75" integrated USB 2.0 cable with a Type A USB connector. When not in use, the pigtail can be folded and tucked into a slot in the bottom of the reader. A separate 17" USB 3.0 cable is included, with Micro-B 3.0 and Type A 3.0 connectors. You must use the separate cable with a USB 3.0-compatible device in order to optimize the data transfer.

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Needed a fast 3.0 for my new SDXC memory card with my new Sony a99ii. [ ROY  Feb 06, 2018 ]
my desk top does not accept my older camera memory card ,so this product should be perfect [ kirk  Jan 26, 2018 ]
New computer doesn't have SD card reader. Very important to have since I do a lot of photography [ Matthew  Nov 16, 2017 ]