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AgfaPhoto Professional UHS-I V30 64GB SDXC Memory Card Review

AgfaPhoto Professional V30 64GB SDXC Memory Card

Introduction

Agfa was known for its film, photo paper and cameras. The imaging division was sold in 2004 and soon fell into bankruptcy, however the AgfaPhoto name lives on and is being licensed to various companies to produce digital cameras, film, memory cards, electronics, inks and photo papers.

The AgfaPhoto Professional is a high speed UHS-I Secure Digital card with 100MB/s read and 95MB/s write speeds. The card is rated Video Speed Class 30 (V30) and can provide at least 30MB/s continuous write speed for 4K video recording. AgfaPhoto Professional cards are offered in 32, 64 and 128 GB capacities. The 64GB Professional model 10606 with UPC 4250255103612 is covered in this review. The card is produced in Taiwan.

AgfaPhoto Professional V30 64GB SDXC Memory Card Back

Performance

The AgfaPhoto Professional was benchmarked in several USB 3.1 and 3.0 card readers. The card had a highest sequential read speed of 99.6 MB/s, very close to its 100MB/s claimed read speed. The sequential write speed peaked at 92.7 MB/s, just short of the 95MB/s write speed claim.

Card: AgfaPhoto Professional 64GB
Benchmark: CrystalDiskMark 3.0.3 x64
Program settings: 1000 MB, 5 passes, random test data
Operating system: Windows 10 Pro
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H
Processor: Intel Core i7-3770K @ 4.40GHz
RAM: 32GB DDR3 1600

AgfaPhoto Professional 64GB
Card Reader Benchmarks
Seq.
Read
1000MB
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Write
1000MB
MB/s
Rand.
Read
512KB
MB/s
Rand.
Write
512KB
MB/s
Rand.
Read
4KB
MB/s
QD1
Rand.
Read
4KB
IOPS
QD1
Rand.
Write
4KB
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QD1
Rand.
Write
4KB
IOPS
QD1
Rand.
Read
4KB
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QD32
Rand.
Read
4KB
IOPS
QD32
Rand.
Write
4KB
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QD32
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4KB
IOPS
QD32
Hama USB 3.0 UHS-II SD Card Reader99.64690.92885.72454.4807.8751922.64.2851046.310.2312497.84.3041050.7
Lexar LRWM04U-7000 UHS-II Reader99.64691.09385.65454.5968.0611968.14.2781044.410.2772509.14.3011050.0
Lexar Professional Workflow SR2 UHS-II99.63790.95185.57754.3927.8751922.64.2841045.910.1842486.34.2921047.8
Hama USB Type-C 3.1 UHS-II SD Card Reader99.31691.81184.68854.7928.5282082.04.2841045.910.7992636.64.3001049.8
SanDisk Extreme Pro SD UHS-II Reader/Writer99.26991.07082.28253.6935.8551429.52.817687.86.7491647.83.091754.6
Sony S1 High Speed UHS-II Reader/Writer99.25991.24482.07053.7825.5791362.12.822689.16.5151590.73.053745.3
Delkin Black Rugged Card Reader99.13790.90481.87953.7825.5371351.92.835692.26.4251568.73.085753.1
SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-II USB-C Reader SDDR-40999.12892.02180.59454.0506.2721531.42.865699.56.7661651.93.047743.8
SanDisk Extreme Pro SD UHS-II USB-C Reader98.91391.83580.35153.7025.6331375.22.864699.16.6931634.03.036741.3
Delkin Dual Slot SD UHS-II and CF Card Reader98.14592.29685.80854.6317.9301936.04.2791044.710.1582479.94.2871046.7
Lexar Professional Dual Slot UHS-II Card Reader98.07192.12685.32153.2107.8671920.73.595877.710.0652457.23.894950.6
Transcend Multi-Card Reader RDF998.04492.08585.36354.4987.9051929.94.2861046.410.1862486.84.2901047.4
Delkin Multi-Card CFast SD UHS-II microSD Reader97.99892.27285.25054.8367.8951927.44.2781044.410.2482502.04.3101052.4
SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-II SD Reader/Writer97.95292.24785.72454.3577.9541941.84.2831045.610.2462501.64.2861046.3
Kingston MobileLite G4 UHS-II97.87992.10285.71054.4107.8881925.84.2891047.110.3092516.84.2851046.2
Delkin Travel Reader97.85192.27283.38653.7207.8751922.64.2911047.610.2662506.34.2971049.1
ProMaster Professional Dual Card Reader SD UHS-II97.54291.77985.46354.4898.0671969.44.2821045.410.1672482.34.2851046.1
Kingston FCR-HS4 Card Reader97.31691.65985.36354.5787.8561918.14.2741043.510.2742508.24.2861046.3
Delkin Universal Memory Card Reader96.52782.79383.71951.2586.8301667.53.354818.99.1732239.53.679898.1
Transcend Multi-Card Reader RDF8 Black96.35092.73783.45554.2607.1811753.33.387827.09.1492233.83.714906.8
Verbatim USB-C Pocket Card Reader96.30691.53982.33554.1208.3992050.63.462845.39.5662335.63.570871.5
Transcend SD Card Reader RDF5 Black96.27991.79583.33153.8625.9961464.02.922713.36.5101589.43.069749.4
SanDisk ImageMate Pro Multi-Card Reader/Writer96.16488.83279.74052.8125.5361351.72.796682.66.4671578.93.024738.2
Sony MRW-E90 XQD 2.0 / SD UHS-II Card Reader93.55688.36881.21853.4207.0741727.03.354818.99.2912268.33.770920.4

The AgfaPhoto Professional will be tested in cameras to evaluate the average write speed during continuous shooting. The table below is automatically updated when the card is tested in cameras.

AgfaPhoto Professional 64GB
Tested in Camera
Write Speed
(MB/s)
Nikon Coolpix P100033.4

Cameras tested with this card: Nikon Coolpix P1000

The following table contains information encoded in the SD card.

AgfaPhoto Professional 64GB SD — Internal Card Information
Serial number (PSN)30365312
Product Name (PNM)SD64G
Product Revision5.0
Manufacturer ID (MID)0x000027
OEM ID (OID)PH
Manufacture Date (MDT)08/2018
Total capacity62,780,342,272 bytes

The internal card register shows this AgfaPhoto Professional card was produced in August 2018. The OEM ID PH indicates that Phison is the OEM for the card.