CFA Reveals New XQD Compact Flash Format
By Greg Tarr On Dec 19 2011 - 6:01am
CUPERTINO, CALIF. –
Flash Association (CFA) introduced
this month a new XQD standard for CF
cards that should enable data transfer
speeds out of the gate of 125MB/s/.
Based on the PCIe standard, XQD
CF cards promise even greater speeds
down the road, the association said.
The new cards, which will be both
smaller and faster than the current CF
format cards, offer a different physical
format, and, therefore, are not expected
to be compatible with current CF-based