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Browse the top-ranked list of Best Memory Card Readers below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Model:NS-DCR30S2K
    SKU:5787406
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    "love it...Great t...This memory card reader provided a painless way for me to transfer photographs and documents to my memory cards for mobile phone and tablet....The memory card reader lets me use a micro sd on my MacBook which doesn't have a as port it also transfers information very fast"

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    Enjoy fast file transfers via USB 3.0 with this compact Insignia memory card reader. It accommodates SD and microSD cards, and it fits into any standard USB port. This Insignia memory card reader has a durable case to safeguard against damage, and a convenient built-in tether lets you attach it to your keychain to keep it close at hand.
    $14.99
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    "love it...Great t...This memory card reader provided a painless way for me to transfer photographs and documents to my memory cards for mobile phone and tablet....The memory card reader lets me use a micro sd on my MacBook which doesn't have a as port it also transfers information very fast"

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    Enjoy fast file transfers via USB 3.0 with this compact Insignia memory card reader. It accommodates SD and microSD cards, and it fits into any standard USB port. This Insignia memory card reader has a durable case to safeguard against damage, and a convenient built-in tether lets you attach it to your keychain to keep it close at hand.
  2. Top comment

    "Love it...Love it....This reader is a must have one can not have a quality camera like the Canon 5 D Mark IV and have just any type of card reader....My computer case doesn't have a front panel slot for a built-in reader, so, this USB card reader fit the bill."

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    Transfer files quickly to your PC or Mac with this Insignia desktop card reader. It's compatible with many memory card formats, including SD and microSD, and it uses USB 3.0 technology for fast transfer speeds. This Insignia desktop card reader has plug-and-play functionality, letting you can get right to work.
    $19.99
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    "Love it...Love it....This reader is a must have one can not have a quality camera like the Canon 5 D Mark IV and have just any type of card reader....My computer case doesn't have a front panel slot for a built-in reader, so, this USB card reader fit the bill."

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    Transfer files quickly to your PC or Mac with this Insignia desktop card reader. It's compatible with many memory card formats, including SD and microSD, and it uses USB 3.0 technology for fast transfer speeds. This Insignia desktop card reader has plug-and-play functionality, letting you can get right to work.
  3. Top comment

    "5 stars...Love it...I love this because I can plug it in my samsung tab with a memory card in it I can use it and view anything on memory card on my Samsung tab...nice ability to transfer data from a memory to sd card to use elsewhere"

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    Quickly review photos or transfer media on your tablet or smartphone with this Insignia microUSB SD card reader. It lets you plug in a wide range of cards, including SD cards, microSD cards and multimedia cards for easy data reading. When you're done, simply unplug this Insignia microUSB SD card reader from your tablet's microUSB slot.
    $9.99
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    "5 stars...Love it...I love this because I can plug it in my samsung tab with a memory card in it I can use it and view anything on memory card on my Samsung tab...nice ability to transfer data from a memory to sd card to use elsewhere"

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    Quickly review photos or transfer media on your tablet or smartphone with this Insignia microUSB SD card reader. It lets you plug in a wide range of cards, including SD cards, microSD cards and multimedia cards for easy data reading. When you're done, simply unplug this Insignia microUSB SD card reader from your tablet's microUSB slot.
  4. Top comment

    "Works OK...It Works...A great solution for a laptop that doesn't have card readers built in....Works well - wish I would have known that my laptop had a card reader before purchasing this item"

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    Ideal for creative professionals, this card reader saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up your files. It supports SD, microSD cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
    $29.99
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    "Works OK...It Works...A great solution for a laptop that doesn't have card readers built in....Works well - wish I would have known that my laptop had a card reader before purchasing this item"

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    Ideal for creative professionals, this card reader saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up your files. It supports SD, microSD cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
  5. Top comment

    "Love It!...Good item...the sd card reader on my laptop started giving out on me... this alternative has been a blessing!...This is a excellent replacement device for laptops with malfunctioning memory card reader."

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    Product Description

    Quickly and easily transfer stored images between select memory cards (not included) and your PC or Mac computer with this Energizer ENR-CRP3SD memory card reader that features a USB 3.0/2.0 interface for simple connectivity.
    $12.99
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    "Love It!...Good item...the sd card reader on my laptop started giving out on me... this alternative has been a blessing!...This is a excellent replacement device for laptops with malfunctioning memory card reader."

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    Quickly and easily transfer stored images between select memory cards (not included) and your PC or Mac computer with this Energizer ENR-CRP3SD memory card reader that features a USB 3.0/2.0 interface for simple connectivity.
  6. Top comment

    "Great product...Highly recommended....Great card reader for SD cards requiring USB-C...This device fits the bill perfectly without requiring any other adapters (should not need one in the first place - thanks Apple) It also has a slot for the larger but older SD card should you need it."

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    Product Description

    Ideal for creative professionals, this multi-card reader/writer saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with a wide variety of flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up files. It supports SD, microSD, and CompactFlash cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
    $32.99
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    Was $39.99
    Top comment

    "Great product...Highly recommended....Great card reader for SD cards requiring USB-C...This device fits the bill perfectly without requiring any other adapters (should not need one in the first place - thanks Apple) It also has a slot for the larger but older SD card should you need it."

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    Ideal for creative professionals, this multi-card reader/writer saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with a wide variety of flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up files. It supports SD, microSD, and CompactFlash cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
  7. Top comment

    "Works as Expected...SIMPLE TO USE- WORKS GREAT...This Sony card reader is super fast as advertised, but it's worth mentioning it's also backward compatible with UHS-I memory cards....Tested it on a Sandisk Extreme Pro SDXC card and it was able to write and read on full speed (up 95MB/s )"

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    Facilitate high-speed transfers of digital content with this Sony SD card reader. Its SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface provides faster performance than previous-generation USB-A connectors, and it supports the UHS-II SD memory cards used in 4K cameras for optimal transfer efficiency. This versatile Sony SD card reader is also compatible with UHS-I and non-UHS cards.
    $29.99
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    "Works as Expected...SIMPLE TO USE- WORKS GREAT...This Sony card reader is super fast as advertised, but it's worth mentioning it's also backward compatible with UHS-I memory cards....Tested it on a Sandisk Extreme Pro SDXC card and it was able to write and read on full speed (up 95MB/s )"

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    Facilitate high-speed transfers of digital content with this Sony SD card reader. Its SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface provides faster performance than previous-generation USB-A connectors, and it supports the UHS-II SD memory cards used in 4K cameras for optimal transfer efficiency. This versatile Sony SD card reader is also compatible with UHS-I and non-UHS cards.
  8. Top comment

    "My Dad loves using this in the field."

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    Product Description

    Review footage stored on SD cards up to 64GB with this Stealth Cam STC-CRV43 memory card reader, which lets you access and view files. The mini USB interface and headphone jack enable flexible connectivity.
    $99.99
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    "My Dad loves using this in the field."

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    Review footage stored on SD cards up to 64GB with this Stealth Cam STC-CRV43 memory card reader, which lets you access and view files. The mini USB interface and headphone jack enable flexible connectivity.
  9. Top comment

    "It's ok...It work...I bought the Apple - Lightning To Sd Card Camera Reader to transfer pictures from anyone's SD card on the spot and not have to worry about my family and friends forgetting to send me their pictures of a certain event or celebration!...I do wish that you could actually copy movies and other content over (you technically can copy movies over, they'll just be in your photos labeled as "home videos") but this is a nice accessory for people who want to edit their photos right on their iPads without having to lug around a notebook or go back to a desktop."

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    With the Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader, it's easy to download photos and videos from your digital camera to your iPad® or iPhone® so you can view them on the gorgeous Retina display and share them with family and friends. After you insert the SD card into the reader, your iPad or iPhone automatically opens the Photos app, which organizes your photos into Moments, Collections, and Years. And when you use iCloud Photo Library, all your full-resolution photos and videos are stored safely in iCloud and automatically added to the Photos app on all your devices. With iCloud Photo Sharing, you can share your photos and videos with just the people you choose. The Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader supports standard photo formats, including JPEG and RAW, along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4. It supports data transfer at up to USB 3 speeds on iPad Pro, and up to USB 2 speeds on all other iPad and iPhone models.*
    $29.99
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    Was $32.99
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    "It's ok...It work...I bought the Apple - Lightning To Sd Card Camera Reader to transfer pictures from anyone's SD card on the spot and not have to worry about my family and friends forgetting to send me their pictures of a certain event or celebration!...I do wish that you could actually copy movies and other content over (you technically can copy movies over, they'll just be in your photos labeled as "home videos") but this is a nice accessory for people who want to edit their photos right on their iPads without having to lug around a notebook or go back to a desktop."

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    With the Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader, it's easy to download photos and videos from your digital camera to your iPad® or iPhone® so you can view them on the gorgeous Retina display and share them with family and friends. After you insert the SD card into the reader, your iPad or iPhone automatically opens the Photos app, which organizes your photos into Moments, Collections, and Years. And when you use iCloud Photo Library, all your full-resolution photos and videos are stored safely in iCloud and automatically added to the Photos app on all your devices. With iCloud Photo Sharing, you can share your photos and videos with just the people you choose. The Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader supports standard photo formats, including JPEG and RAW, along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4. It supports data transfer at up to USB 3 speeds on iPad Pro, and up to USB 2 speeds on all other iPad and iPhone models.*
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    "5 stars...Love it...Through square I'm able to make credit or debit card transactions from any where at any time.The turn around time for each transaction only takes one day to have fund directly deposited into my bank account.Customers love the simplicity of just swiping and getting a email or text receipt instead of having to hold on to paper receipts which could easily be lost or in some cases over a period of time they began to fade...The Square reader ($10 at a store but Square reimburses you when you set up an account) is a very good solution for processing transactions via Square, especially for a small business and they have best in market rates."

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    This Square 8085036 card reader lets you accept credit card payments on your compatible Apple® iPhone®, iPad®, iPod® touch or Android device at rates as low as 2.75% per swipe. A headphone jack allows easy installation.
    $6.99
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    Was $9.99
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    "5 stars...Love it...Through square I'm able to make credit or debit card transactions from any where at any time.The turn around time for each transaction only takes one day to have fund directly deposited into my bank account.Customers love the simplicity of just swiping and getting a email or text receipt instead of having to hold on to paper receipts which could easily be lost or in some cases over a period of time they began to fade...The Square reader ($10 at a store but Square reimburses you when you set up an account) is a very good solution for processing transactions via Square, especially for a small business and they have best in market rates."

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    This Square 8085036 card reader lets you accept credit card payments on your compatible Apple® iPhone®, iPad®, iPod® touch or Android device at rates as low as 2.75% per swipe. A headphone jack allows easy installation.
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    "Love it...So Good...Love the fact that this device was produced to accomidate my phone that is not compatible with micro memory cards, but can use this micro usb with a micro memory card and take anywhere....Just happen to see it and needed a new one, nice that it has a gel protective covering around actual reader, the karabiner was a nice touch for storing in bag or on person"

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    Product Description

    Rapidly transfer data from your GoPro with this Quik Key micro-USB device. It slots into your Android phone or tablet via its micro-USB connector, allowing you to use the Capture app to create and share your favorite GoPro videos. The clip makes it easy to take this Quik Key micro-USB device with you anywhere.
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    "Love it...So Good...Love the fact that this device was produced to accomidate my phone that is not compatible with micro memory cards, but can use this micro usb with a micro memory card and take anywhere....Just happen to see it and needed a new one, nice that it has a gel protective covering around actual reader, the karabiner was a nice touch for storing in bag or on person"

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    Rapidly transfer data from your GoPro with this Quik Key micro-USB device. It slots into your Android phone or tablet via its micro-USB connector, allowing you to use the Capture app to create and share your favorite GoPro videos. The clip makes it easy to take this Quik Key micro-USB device with you anywhere.
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    "Love this...Very nice...Just a little bit bigger than a memory card but it's very useful especially for recording directly onto a memory card or just transferring media from one device to another like my iPhone and iPad....This MicoSD card reader with lightning connector does a fine job of being able to use external memory on iPhone."

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    Access backup files through your Apple device with this PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader. It works as an external memory stick with a microSD card of up to 256GB, freeing up storage on the device. This black PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader has Lightning lock and in-app lock features to protect memory card files.
    $39.99
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    "Love this...Very nice...Just a little bit bigger than a memory card but it's very useful especially for recording directly onto a memory card or just transferring media from one device to another like my iPhone and iPad....This MicoSD card reader with lightning connector does a fine job of being able to use external memory on iPhone."

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    Access backup files through your Apple device with this PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader. It works as an external memory stick with a microSD card of up to 256GB, freeing up storage on the device. This black PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader has Lightning lock and in-app lock features to protect memory card files.
  13. Top comment

    "IT Works...good item...Great memory card reader...This card reader is perfect and highly recommended to all p"

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    Access camera and mobile phone files from your computer with this Kanex USB-C card reader. Its three ports are compatible with 12 different memory and SD card formats.
    $17.99
    Save $6.96
    Was $24.95
    Top comment

    "IT Works...good item...Great memory card reader...This card reader is perfect and highly recommended to all p"

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    Access camera and mobile phone files from your computer with this Kanex USB-C card reader. Its three ports are compatible with 12 different memory and SD card formats.
  14. Model:MUFG2AM/A
    SKU:6228668

    Product Description

    The USB-C to SD Card Reader transfers high-resolution photos and videos at UHS-II speeds to your Mac, 11-inch iPad Pro, or 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd generation). Designed so it won't block your other ports, it works with UHS-II SD cards and is backward compatible with other SD cards and adapters.
    $39.00

    Product Description

    The USB-C to SD Card Reader transfers high-resolution photos and videos at UHS-II speeds to your Mac, 11-inch iPad Pro, or 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd generation). Designed so it won't block your other ports, it works with UHS-II SD cards and is backward compatible with other SD cards and adapters.
  15. Model:F1DN008UTT
    SKU:6992214
    Top comment

    "It's ok...Its good...I am a government contractor and this card reader works perfect for my PIV card with my MAC....Another great positive is that the Reader provides tactile feedback when inserting the CAC Card which a lot of readers do not."

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    Secure important business information with this Belkin Smart Card reader, which works with A, B and C Smart cards. The slim setup sits easily atop your desk or can be hidden underneath. ROM (read only memory) on this Belkin Smart Card reader ensures your secrets stay safe from the competition and can't be corrupted.
    $34.99
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    "It's ok...Its good...I am a government contractor and this card reader works perfect for my PIV card with my MAC....Another great positive is that the Reader provides tactile feedback when inserting the CAC Card which a lot of readers do not."

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    Secure important business information with this Belkin Smart Card reader, which works with A, B and C Smart cards. The slim setup sits easily atop your desk or can be hidden underneath. ROM (read only memory) on this Belkin Smart Card reader ensures your secrets stay safe from the competition and can't be corrupted.