Sandisk has announced that it’s Extreme IV line of high-speed CompactFlash cards has been selected as European Memory Card of the Year 2006-2007 by the European Imaging & Sound Association or EISA.
“The SanDisk Extreme IV cards are the fastest storage cards in the world and are targeted at photographers who require the highest possible performance and the largest capacities for their medium format and high-end digital single lens reflex (SLR) cameras”, the company said.
The Extreme IV CF cards come in 2, 4, and 8GB capacities and have read and write speeds of 40 megabytes per second.
Sandisk previously won EISA awards in 2004 and 2005 for their memory cards. EISA is the largest editorial press organization in Europe, with a membership of 52 audio, mobile electronics, video and photo magazines from 18 European countries.