Lexar announces commitment to manufacture XQD cards | Digit

When Nikon announced the D4, there were a few things about the camera that set it apart from the rest. One of those features was the inclusion of the new “XQD” memory card slot. The XQD standard that is endorsed by the Compact Flash Association is reported to have read/write speeds of up to 125 MB/s is aimed at sports photographers and filmmakers. Up until now, Sony was the only company with XQD cards on the market, seeing as how the company was part of the development of the new…