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MicroSD Cards That Work Best with GoPro HERO7 Cameras

This memory guide was created based on information provided by GoPro for MicroSD Card that work best for your GoPro Hero7 Camera.

First, we will go over all the options in memory and in the next section I will cover read/write rates for each card.

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GoPro HERO7 Black

GoPro Hero7 Black
Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K Ultra HD Video 12MP Photos 720p Live Streaming Stabilization

HERO7 Black / Silver / White
Size: 32GB | 64GB | 128GB | 256GB

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GoPro Recommended HERO7 SD Card List

32GB

HERO7 Black / Silver / White
NameSizeRead SpeedWrite Speed
SanDisk Extreme32GB100MB/s60MB/s
SanDisk Pixtor Advanced32GB95MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk Extreme PLUS32GB95MB/s90MB/s
PNY Elite-X32GB90MB/swrite speed lower
SanDisk Extreme
(up to 100MB/s read, 60MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 60MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

SanDisk Pixtor Advanced
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Pixtor Advanced Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sale
SanDisk Extreme PLUS
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme PLUS Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

PNY Elite-X
(up to 90MB/s read, write speed lower)

PNY Elite-X Amazon
(up to 90MB/s read, write speed lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

64GB

HERO7 Black / Silver / White
NameSizeRead SpeedWrite Speed
SanDisk Extreme64GB60MB/swrite speed lower
SanDisk Extreme PLUS64GB95MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk microSDXC Card for Nintendo Switch64GB100MB/s60MB/s
SanDisk Pixtor64GB80MB/s80MB/s
Lexar 1000x64GB150MB/swrite speeds lower
Lexar 667xVIDEO64GB100MB/swrite speeds lower
PNY Elite-X64GB90MB/swrite speeds lower
PNY PRO Elite64GB95MB/s90MB/s
Sony SR-UZA series64GB90MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk Extreme
(up to 60MB/s read, write speed lower)

SanDisk Extreme Amazon
(up to 60MB/s read, write speed lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

SanDisk Extreme
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme PLUS Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

SanDisk microSDXC Card for Nintendo Switch
(up to 100MB/s read, 60MB/s write)

SanDisk microSDXC Card for Nintendo Switch Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 60MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

SanDisk Pixtor Best Buy
(up to 80MB/s read, 80MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Lexar 1000x
(up to 150MB/s read, write speeds lower)

Lexar 1000x Amazon
(up to 150MB/s read, write speeds lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Lexar 667xVIDEO
(up to 100MB/s read, write speeds lower)

Lexar 667xVIDEO Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, write speeds lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sale
PNY Elite-X
(up to 90MB/s read, write speeds lower)

PNY Elite-X Amazon
(up to 90MB/s read, write speeds lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sale
PNY PRO Elite
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

PNY PRO Elite Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sony SR-UZA series
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

Sony SR-UZA series Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

128GB

HERO7 Black / Silver / White
NameSizeRead SpeedWrite Speed
SanDisk Extreme128GB160MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk Extreme PLUS128GB170MB/s90MB/s
Lexar 1000x128GB150MB/swrite speeds lower
Samsung Pro Endurance (SILVER&WHITE ONLY)128GB100MB/s30MB/s
Samsung EVO Select128GB100MB/s90MB/s
Samsung EVO Plus128GB100MB/s90MB/s
PNY PRO Elite128GB95MB/s90MB/s
Lexar 667x VIDEO128GB100MB/swrite speeds lower
SanDisk Extreme
(up to 160MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme Amazon
(up to 160MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

SanDisk Extreme PLUS
(up to 170MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme PLUS Amazon
(up to 170MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Lexar 1000x
(up to 150MB/s read, write speeds lower)

Lexar 1000x Amazon
(up to 150MB/s read, write speeds lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sale
Samsung Pro Endurance
(up to 100MB/s read, 30MB/s write)

Samsung Pro Endurance Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 30MB/s write)
Support for Silver & White

Samsung EVO Select
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

Samsung EVO Select Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sale
Samsung EVO Plus
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

Samsung EVO Plus Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sony SR-UZA series Unavailable
(up to 100MB/s read, write speeds lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

PNY PRO Elite
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

PNY PRO Elite Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Lexar 667x VIDEO
(up to 100MB/s read, write speeds lower)

Lexar 667x VIDEO Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, write speeds lower)
Support for Black, Silver & White

256GB

HERO7 Black / Silver / White
NameSizeRead SpeedWrite Speed
SanDisk Extreme Plus (BLACK ONLY)256GB170MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk Extreme (BLACK ONLY)256GB160MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk Extreme Pro (BLACK ONLY)256GB160MB/s90MB/s
Samsung EVO Select256GB100MB/s90MB/s
Samsung EVO Plus256GB100MB/s90MB/s
PNY PRO Elite (BLACK ONLY)256GB95MB/s90MB/s
SanDisk Extreme Plus
(up to 170MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme Plus Amazon
(up to 170MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for BLACK ONLY!

SanDisk Extreme
(up to 160MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme Amazon
(up to 160MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for BLACK ONLY!

SanDisk Extreme Pro
(up to 160MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

SanDisk Extreme Pro Amazon
(up to 160MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for BLACK ONLY!

Samsung EVO Select
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

Samsung EVO Select Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Samsung EVO Plus
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

Samsung EVO Plus Amazon
(up to 100MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for Black, Silver & White

Sale
PNY PRO Elite
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

PNY PRO Elite Amazon
(up to 95MB/s read, 90MB/s write)
Support for BLACK ONLY!

Best UHS-II MicroSD Memory Cards for GoPro HERO7 Cameras

Keep in mind that the GoPro HERO7 Cameras supports up to UHS-I memory cards, however you can use faster memory cards (UHS-II) and this will greatly enhance transferring your files from your memory card onto your computer or laptop. These are what I would call these cards, ultra or ultimate cards:

Delkin Devices Power UHS-II
(up to 300MB/s read, 250MB/s write)
Lexar Professional 1800x UHS-II
(up to 270MB/s read, 250MB/s write)
ADATA Premier One UHS-II
(up to 290MB/s read, 270MB/s write)
Delkin Devices Prime UHS-II
(up to 300MB/s read, 250MB/s write)
SanDisk Extreme PRO UHS-II
(up to 275MB/s read, 100MB/s write)
Lexar Professional 1000x UHS-II
(up to 150MB/s read, 90MB/s write)

What Else May You Need?

Memory Card Carrying Case

Sale
AmazonBasics Memory Card Carrying Case
Memory card carrying case stores up to 24 memory cards at a time (12 SD/SDHC cards and 12 Micro SD cards); cards not included

Fits up to 24 memory cards at a time (12 SD/SDHC cards and 12 Micro SD cards), while made of a durable polycarbonate with a shock-absorbing interior for added protection of your precious photography. It has a slim design, lightweight and ready for travel use. Rated IPx4 and IP64 for water and dust-resistance. It's also made and sold by Amazon so you can trust you will be supported if you run into any issues with this holder.

MicroSD Card Reader

Sale
SanDisk MobileMate USB 3.0 microSD Card Reader
Fast UHS-I transfer speeds of up to 170 MB/s*

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