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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for video readers.

If you're looking to add a card reader to your home or office computer, you've got a few options. External readers are designed to be plugged into a USB port and connected to your computer with a cable. Internal readers are built into some cameras and other devices and can be used without an external reader. Browse the top-ranked list of video readers below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Apple - USB-C to SD Card Reader - White - Front_Zoom

    Model: MUFG2AM/A
    SKU: 6228668
    Top comment

    "Apple Card Reader...Needed a card reader for my pictures and videos for my Mac. Works good....I use it for getting the videos off my video camera onto the computer"

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    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.
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    "Apple Card Reader...Needed a card reader for my pictures and videos for my Mac. Works good....I use it for getting the videos off my video camera onto the computer"

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    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.
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  2. IOGEAR - USB CAC Reader - Front_Zoom

    Model: GSR202
    SKU: 3775222
    Top comment

    "USB READER...USB card reader...Card reader works well. Bought for my son and he uses for his military ID card."

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    Product Description

    Enhance security at your premises with this IOGEAR USB smart card reader. Compatibility with Windows, Mac OS, and Linux operating systems provides versatility, while the ultra-compact construction allows for mobile operations. With speeds of up to 825 Kbps, this IOGEAR USB smart card reader is optimized for quick card reading, shortening transaction time.
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    Top comment

    "USB READER...USB card reader...Card reader works well. Bought for my son and he uses for his military ID card."

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    Product Description

    Enhance security at your premises with this IOGEAR USB smart card reader. Compatibility with Windows, Mac OS, and Linux operating systems provides versatility, while the ultra-compact construction allows for mobile operations. With speeds of up to 825 Kbps, this IOGEAR USB smart card reader is optimized for quick card reading, shortening transaction time.
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  3. Sony - USB 3.1 CFexpress/XQD Memory Card Reader - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Sony SD Card Reader...I needed card reader for my Sony Tough CFExpress card, so I also went with a Sony card reader....XQD Reader...Backup data and increase productivity with this Sony CFexpress memory card reader. Compatibility with XQD and CFexpress Type B cards provides fast read and write speeds, letting you copy large 4K video files to your computer quickly. "

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    Product Description

    Backup data and increase productivity with this Sony CFexpress memory card reader. Compatibility with XQD and CFexpress Type B cards provides fast read and write speeds, letting you copy large 4K video files to your computer quickly. This Sony CFexpress memory card reader has a USB port for simple connection to laptops, desktops and tablets.
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    Top comment

    "Sony SD Card Reader...I needed card reader for my Sony Tough CFExpress card, so I also went with a Sony card reader....XQD Reader...Backup data and increase productivity with this Sony CFexpress memory card reader. Compatibility with XQD and CFexpress Type B cards provides fast read and write speeds, letting you copy large 4K video files to your computer quickly. "

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    Product Description

    Backup data and increase productivity with this Sony CFexpress memory card reader. Compatibility with XQD and CFexpress Type B cards provides fast read and write speeds, letting you copy large 4K video files to your computer quickly. This Sony CFexpress memory card reader has a USB port for simple connection to laptops, desktops and tablets.
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  4. Platinum™ - UHS-I USB-C/USB 3.2 Gen 1 Memory Card Reader - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great high-speed sd reader. Great for my drone videos....Better than most more expensive card readers....Very nice and sturdy card reader. It feels very well made unlike a lot of cheap card readers. "

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    Product Description

    Messy, tangled cords and slow data speeds can make transferring photos and videos from the camera to your computer a nightmare. Improve the process from start to finish with the PT-CRSAC1 UHS-I USB-C/USB 3.2 Gen 1 Memory Card Reader. Simply insert your SD or micro SD card into the designated slot and plug the stick into your laptop, tablet or smartphone’s USB-C or USB port. The ultra-high speed transfer rate and plug-and-play design with hot plug support lets you view your photos or videos in seconds. The card reader’s unique build is both compact and cordless, so you can take it on the go and use it with minimal setup. Two attached caps protect the connectors while not in use. And it’s backwards compatible with older USB ports, making this powerful little card reader the ideal addition to your memory card setup.
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    Top comment

    "Great high-speed sd reader. Great for my drone videos....Better than most more expensive card readers....Very nice and sturdy card reader. It feels very well made unlike a lot of cheap card readers. "

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    Product Description

    Messy, tangled cords and slow data speeds can make transferring photos and videos from the camera to your computer a nightmare. Improve the process from start to finish with the PT-CRSAC1 UHS-I USB-C/USB 3.2 Gen 1 Memory Card Reader. Simply insert your SD or micro SD card into the designated slot and plug the stick into your laptop, tablet or smartphone’s USB-C or USB port. The ultra-high speed transfer rate and plug-and-play design with hot plug support lets you view your photos or videos in seconds. The card reader’s unique build is both compact and cordless, so you can take it on the go and use it with minimal setup. Two attached caps protect the connectors while not in use. And it’s backwards compatible with older USB ports, making this powerful little card reader the ideal addition to your memory card setup.
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  5. Insignia™ - USB-C-to-SD/microSD Dual-Slot Card Reader - White - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "SD READER...I love to use it on on my ipad to edit my youtube videos. Works very well and light to carry....Good card reader...Great for transferring photos and videos from my camera and drone to my iPad"

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    Product Description

    If you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-PA3CSDW USB-C-to-SD/microSD Dual-Slot Card Reader. Simply connect the USB-C connector to your computer, tablet, or other device to quickly transfer data. It’s compatible with a variety of SD and microSD cards to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. A blue LED shows the card reader is receiving power or reading/writing data. And its compact design and attached braided 1.67-inch cable mean you can easily fit it in a pocket or purse. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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    Top comment

    "SD READER...I love to use it on on my ipad to edit my youtube videos. Works very well and light to carry....Good card reader...Great for transferring photos and videos from my camera and drone to my iPad"

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    Product Description

    If you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-PA3CSDW USB-C-to-SD/microSD Dual-Slot Card Reader. Simply connect the USB-C connector to your computer, tablet, or other device to quickly transfer data. It’s compatible with a variety of SD and microSD cards to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. A blue LED shows the card reader is receiving power or reading/writing data. And its compact design and attached braided 1.67-inch cable mean you can easily fit it in a pocket or purse. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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  6. Insignia™ - USB-C to SD, microSD and CompactFlash Memory Card Reader - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "CompactFlash Memory Card Reader...Great for uploading all my business and personal photos and videos....Multi Card Reader...Nice that you can use the sd card reader and also the compact flash. CF card readers are getting hard to find."

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    Product Description

    Whether you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-CRDAC1, USB-C to SD, microSD and CompactFlash Memory Card Reader. Simply plug in your card reader with the included USB-C cable to connect the PC, tablet or other device quickly transfer data from your memory cards. USB-A to USB-C adapter enables USB-A port device for more compatibility and backward compatible with USB 2.0 device, if needed. It’s compatible with a wide variety of SD and microSD cards, as well as CompactFlash cards, to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. Finally, its compact design means you can easily fit it in a pocket or bag. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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    Top comment

    "CompactFlash Memory Card Reader...Great for uploading all my business and personal photos and videos....Multi Card Reader...Nice that you can use the sd card reader and also the compact flash. CF card readers are getting hard to find."

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    Product Description

    Whether you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-CRDAC1, USB-C to SD, microSD and CompactFlash Memory Card Reader. Simply plug in your card reader with the included USB-C cable to connect the PC, tablet or other device quickly transfer data from your memory cards. USB-A to USB-C adapter enables USB-A port device for more compatibility and backward compatible with USB 2.0 device, if needed. It’s compatible with a wide variety of SD and microSD cards, as well as CompactFlash cards, to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. Finally, its compact design means you can easily fit it in a pocket or bag. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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  7. Insignia™ - USB 3.0 SD and microSD Memory Card Reader - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "microSD Memory Card Reader...Just what I needed to view my dashcam videos on my laptop I definitely recommend...Love the plug and play feature of this device. I needed a card reader to transfer photos and videos without using the camera and this did the job."

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    Product Description

    Whether you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-CRSA1, USB 3.0 to SD and microSD Memory Card Reader. Simply plug in the card reader to your computer, tablet or other device with USB-A female connector to quickly transfer data. It’s backward compatible with USB 2.0 device and wide variety of SD and microSD cards to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. Its compact design and protective cap mean you can easily fit it in a pocket or bag and not have to worry about damaging your connector. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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    Top comment

    "microSD Memory Card Reader...Just what I needed to view my dashcam videos on my laptop I definitely recommend...Love the plug and play feature of this device. I needed a card reader to transfer photos and videos without using the camera and this did the job."

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    Product Description

    Whether you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-CRSA1, USB 3.0 to SD and microSD Memory Card Reader. Simply plug in the card reader to your computer, tablet or other device with USB-A female connector to quickly transfer data. It’s backward compatible with USB 2.0 device and wide variety of SD and microSD cards to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. Its compact design and protective cap mean you can easily fit it in a pocket or bag and not have to worry about damaging your connector. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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  8. Insignia™ - USB-C/USB 3.0 to SD and microSD Memory Card Reader - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Memory card reader...Works great use it for photos and videos from my drone...video camera card reader...We needed to connect videos from our outdoor motion camera to our laptop to view the contents from the camera. "

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    Product Description

    Whether you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-CRSAC1, USB-C/USB 3.0 to SD and microSD Memory Card Reader. Simply plug in the card reader to your computer, tablet or other device to quickly transfer data. It’s backward compatible with USB 2.0 device and wide variety of SD and microSD cards to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. Its compact design and protective cap mean you can easily fit it in a pocket or bag and not have to worry about damaging your connector. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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    "Memory card reader...Works great use it for photos and videos from my drone...video camera card reader...We needed to connect videos from our outdoor motion camera to our laptop to view the contents from the camera. "

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    Product Description

    Whether you’re filming or taking photos, don’t run out of memory in the middle of a shoot. Transfer and back up files with the Insignia NS-CRSAC1, USB-C/USB 3.0 to SD and microSD Memory Card Reader. Simply plug in the card reader to your computer, tablet or other device to quickly transfer data. It’s backward compatible with USB 2.0 device and wide variety of SD and microSD cards to keep your creativity flowing without having to pause and delete unwanted files. Its compact design and protective cap mean you can easily fit it in a pocket or bag and not have to worry about damaging your connector. Never let a full memory card stop you again.
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  9. SanDisk - Extreme PRO USB 3.1 CFexpress Memory Card Reader - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This is the CFExpress Card Reader you need...For what it does, the SanDisk CFExpress Card Reader nails it. The fast USB-C connection and compact design make it easy to pop into my camera bag and take on the go (since not a lot of people have CFExpress Card Readers). ...Quickly transfers photos and videos from CFexpress cards. MacBook Pro always recognizes this new reader, unlike with my older CF/SD card reader."

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    Product Description

    Access data from your memory card with this SanDisk SDDR-F451-ANGEN Extreme PRO CFexpress Type B card reader. Compatibility with USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports allows rapid file transfer speeds of up to 10 Gbps, while the included 1.6-foot USB-C cable enables simple connections. This SanDisk Extreme PRO CFexpress Type B card reader boasts USB-C connectivity for easy setup with many digital devices.
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    "This is the CFExpress Card Reader you need...For what it does, the SanDisk CFExpress Card Reader nails it. The fast USB-C connection and compact design make it easy to pop into my camera bag and take on the go (since not a lot of people have CFExpress Card Readers). ...Quickly transfers photos and videos from CFexpress cards. MacBook Pro always recognizes this new reader, unlike with my older CF/SD card reader."

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    Product Description

    Access data from your memory card with this SanDisk SDDR-F451-ANGEN Extreme PRO CFexpress Type B card reader. Compatibility with USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports allows rapid file transfer speeds of up to 10 Gbps, while the included 1.6-foot USB-C cable enables simple connections. This SanDisk Extreme PRO CFexpress Type B card reader boasts USB-C connectivity for easy setup with many digital devices.
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  10. SanDisk - USB 3.0 SD UHS-II Card Reader - Silver - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Fast Reader...A lot faster than the usual Reader....If you haven't bought a SD Card reader in a while, say 5 years, you should upgrade."

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    Product Description

    Access data from your memory card quickly with this black SanDisk SDDR-409-A46 Extreme PRO memory card reader. The USB Type-C connector ensures compatibility with both PC and Mac devices for versatile use, while the flexible design offers hassle-free plug-and-play functionality without blocking other ports. Designed for high-speed transfers, this SanDisk Extreme PRO memory card reader lets you easily move large files.
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    Top comment

    "Fast Reader...A lot faster than the usual Reader....If you haven't bought a SD Card reader in a while, say 5 years, you should upgrade."

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    Product Description

    Access data from your memory card quickly with this black SanDisk SDDR-409-A46 Extreme PRO memory card reader. The USB Type-C connector ensures compatibility with both PC and Mac devices for versatile use, while the flexible design offers hassle-free plug-and-play functionality without blocking other ports. Designed for high-speed transfers, this SanDisk Extreme PRO memory card reader lets you easily move large files.
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