Transcend announce new 32GB and 64GB memory cards that withstand water, freeze, X-Rays, shocks, and electrostatic charges

Transcend announced new SD memory cards that will appeal to all those taking pictures in harsh to very harsh settings, or who just want to save their pics on a extremely robust and weather-sealed memory card. The Transcend UHS-II U3 4K ready SD card has the following specs:

  • Waterproof, can stay for 30 minutes in 1 meter depth (IS IPX7 equivalent test)
  • Resistance to temperatures down to -25C/-13F
  • Resistance to temperatures up to 85C/185F
  • Resistance to electrostatic charges (complies with the EMC IEC61000-4-2)
  • Resistance to X-rays (ISO7816-1 compliant, will not be affected by X-rays at airport security check)
  • Shock resistance

The price in Japan is ¥10,800 for the 64GB and ¥6,180 for the 32GB card.

[via Mirrorless Rumors]