Lexar has announced its ‘Lexar Professional 128gb 133x SDXC card‘ which effectively doubles the capacity of SD cards.
From the Lexar site:
Professional-Level Speed and Capacity for Capturing High-Quality Images and HD Video
The premium Lexar® Professional 133x SDXC™ card is designed for sustained, rapid-fire picture taking and full-motion HD video. It provides high-capacity, high-speed performance, with a minimum guaranteed speed of 133x (20MB/s)*—great for capturing high-quality images and extended lengths of HD video with your SDXC-compatible DSLR camera.** The Lexar Professional SDXC card is available in 64GB and 128GB capacities.
If you shoot, say, RAW files with a file size of 13.4mb (16 Megapixel sensor), you can get a whopping 8400 estimated images on your card!
See how many image files this card will store for you on the Lexar Professional 128 Gb SDXC card capacity chart.
Just think of the post-shoot editing time. If there ever was a need for an in-house photo slave, this would be it!
The 128GB Lexar 133x SDXC memory card is priced at US$699.99, and will be available in the first quarter of 2011, the company said in a statement. The Lexar 133x 64GB SDXC card is priced at $399.99.
PhotographyUncapped will update prices when discounts are available for the Lexar Professional 133x SDXC cards, when costs begin to drop, and when the Lexar SDXC cards are shipping.
See more FAQ’s about the Lexar Pro SDXC cards, specifications for the Lexar SDXC cards, the SDXC format, SDXC compatibility, etc. on the Lexar SDXC FAQs page.