Kingston High-Capacity 8-GB CompactFlash Elite Pro Card

Kingston Technology Company, Inc. has announced it is expanding its line of CompactFlash Elite Pro cards with the addition of a new 8-GB card. The card is for studio, catalog and portrait photographers who need to produce large files for catalog reproduction and other commercial purposes.  The 8-GB CompactFlash Elite Pro card joins the company’s 512 MB, 1-GB, 2-GB and 4-GB CompactFlash cards. When used in conjunction with matching high-performance digital devices, Kingston’s entire line of CF Elite Pro cards are said to provide ultra-fast transfer times with read speeds up to 8 MB/sec. and write speeds up to 6.75 MB/sec.

Kingston’s 8-GB Type I CompactFlash Elite Pro card has an MSRP of $399.99. Kingston notes that some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and thus is not available for data storage. For more information, please consult Kingston’s Flash Memory Guide at

All Kingston CompactFlash products come with a lifetime warranty and free technical support. For more information on Kingston’s complete Flash Memory product line, visit