Best Memory Cards for Canon EOS RP

Best Memory Cards for Canon EOS RP. Check out the list of top recommended & fastest SD cards for Canon EOS RP mirrorless camera.

The compact full-frame mirrorless Canon EOS RP (B&HAdoramaAmazon) is the second and the lightest, smallest full-frame EOS-R series camera. It features a 26MP CMOS sensorDigic 8 processor and Dual Pixel AF system with 88% x 100% coverage, Eye AF, DPAF and 4K video.

The Canon EOS RP has only one sd card slot that supports UHS-II SD cards and also works with UHS-I and standard SD cards, just like the Canon EOS R. So, if you are planning to shoot Raw still images and 4K video, you’d better to choose some quality 128GB and 256GB card options, and the best choice is the UHS-II memory cards with the fastest write speeds and read speeds.

Below are the top recommended & fastest best memory cards for Canon EOS RP full frame mirrorless camera.

UHS-II SD Cards | UHS-I SD Cards

Best UHS-II SD Memory Cards for Canon EOS RP

The toughest and fastest SD cards are the Sony SF-G Tough Series UHS-II Memory Cards – they can achieve maximum read speeds of up to 300 MB/s and maximum write speeds of up to 299 MB/s. Thanks to its V90 speed class rating, minimum write speeds are guaranteed not to drop below 90 MB/s. The Sony SF-G UHS-II Cards have the same ultra-fast maximum read speeds of up to 300 MB/s and maximum write speeds of up to 299 MB/s and it is well-suited for video capture. In addition, the Hoodman SDXC UHS-II cards are also excellent choice with a V90 rating.

If you don’t need 90 MB/s sustained write speeds but still want a UHS-II card with extremely fast burst speeds and read speeds, both SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC cards and Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC cards are excellent choices, offering read speeds of up to 300 MB/s and write speeds of up to 260 MB/s although only U3 rated.

SD Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
Sony SF-G Tough UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 299 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama
Sony SF-G UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 299 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama
Lexar Professional 2000x UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II SDXC 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama
Hoodman Steel 2000x SDXC UHS-II 300 MB/s 260 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama

Best UHS-I SD Memory Cards for Canon EOS RP

Canon EOS RP can also work with UHS-I memory cards, but it will be limited by the write speed of the memory card and the buffer may cause shooting to slow down. The SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-I SDXC Memory Card (V30) and Sony UHS-I SDXC Memory Card (Class 10/U3) are the fastest UHS-I SD memory cards for Canon EOS RP – both offer the same up to 95 MB/s read speed and 90 MB/s write speed.

SD Card Max. Read Speed Max. Write Speed Check Price
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama
Sony UHS-I SDXC 95 MB/s 90 MB/s Amazon | B&H | Adorama

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Canon EOS RP w/EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $1699 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

Canon EOS RP w/RF 24-105mm f/4L IS, EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $2199 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

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