10 Best Cf Readers Of 2022 – Review And Buying Guide

Finding the best cf readers that will meet all your needs can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most seasoned expert. While many companies still create good cf readerss, the market has turned its attention toward advanced models that carry higher price points.

In our quest to find the most suitable models, we focused on features like comfort, adjustability, and durability. We recommend you take a close look at each product we listed here and see the features you need for your personal use.

Keep reading to learn more…

Top 10 cf readers : Editor’s Pick

10 Best cf readers Reviews:

1. UGREEN SD Card Reader 4 in 1 USB 3.0 SD TF CF MS Memory Card Adapter 5Gbps Read Write Simultaneously for SD SDXC SDHC CF CFI TF Micro SD Micro SDXC Micro SDHC MS MMC UHS-I Cards for Windows Mac Linux

Features :

  • One Reader for Multi Cards: UGREEN USB SD Card Reader is designed with 4 card slots, which are SD, Micro SD(TF), CF, MS. You can use it to read almost all your memory cards from smart TV, mobile phones, sat-nav, PS4, Xbox, Camera, etc. The Memory cards it can read including SD/SDXC/SDHC/Extreme I III SD/Ultra II SD/MMC/RS-MMC/Micro SD(TF)/Micro SDXC/Micro SDHC/UHS-I/CF I 3.0/4.0 /Extreme I III CF/Ultra II CF/HS CF/XS-XS CF/CF Elite Pro/ CF Pro/CF Pro II or MS/MS PRO/MS PRO-HG/MS XC.
  • 4 Cards Work Simultaneously: The UGREEN USB Memory Card Reader is Designed with SD, TF, CF, and MS 4 card slots, and supports reading and writing 4 different memory cards at the same time. it will efficiently save your time in transferring and back up photos or video, avoiding repeated plugging and unplugging.
  • 5Gbps High-speed: This UGREEN USB 3.0 Micro SD Card Reader supports up to 5Gbps data transmission speed with the USB 3.0 port, which is 10x faster than the USB 2.0 version (480Mbps). It will save you a lot of time from data transfer. This SD Card Adapter is also backward compatible with the USB 2.0 port.
  • Wide Compatibility/Plug & Play: This UGREEN SD Card Reader can be perfectly compatible with Windows 11 / 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 / XP / Vista, Mac OS, Linux, Chrome OS, and etc. There’s no need to install any drivers, and it supports hot-swapping and auto-detection. You can plug and play to read your memory cards at any time.
  • Compact & Portable Design: The UGREEN 4 in 1 SD Card Reader is designed with a super mini size, which you can put in your briefcase or pocket, and use anywhere. A 1.5ft short cable tail would reduce stress on the USB port on your computer and won’t affect the use of adjacent ports.

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 0.393700787
Width 0.393700787
Length 0.393700787
Release Date 2018-10-01T00:00:01Z

2. CF SD Card Reader USB C Compact Flash Card Reader 3-Slot Memory Card Reader for Type c Device Supports Micro SD Memory Card Compatible with MacBook Pro/Air M1 iPad Pro Android Galaxy S20 S21U(White)

Features :

  • 【USB C Outlet】with USB C connector compatible with USB-C smartphone/laptop/computer. Easy to share photos/HD videos from your SD/TF/CF memory card to your phone and tablet.
  • 【 CF/SD/TF Card Slot】3in1 CF SD TF Card Slot in One Card Reader, Support SD, SDHC, SDXC, Micro SD, Micro SDHC, Micro SDXC, CF Memory Cards. Do NOT Support Wi-Fi SD card.
  • 【High Speed Data Transfer】Support fast transfers standard photo formats, including JPEG, RAW, Along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4.
  • 【Plug and play】OTG 3in1 Card Reader. No additional Driver/Software/Network required, you can easily transfer photos/videos/files from your SD/TF/CF card to a USB-C Smartphone/Laptop/Computer.
  • 【1-Year Warranty】We provide this USB C to SD/TF/CF 3in1 Card Reader with 1 year Warranty and 24/7 customer service, if you have any questions, we will resolve your issue within 24 hours.

Additional Info :

Color White

3. Compact Flash CF Card Reader, WEme Aluminum Multi-in-1 USB 3.0 Micro SD Card Reader with 2-in-1 Type C Adapter for PC, Mac, Macbook Mini, USB C Devices, Support Sandisk/ Lexar UHS, SDHC Memory Card

Features :

  • Multi function 3 slots CF/ Micro SD/ SD card reader USB C to support Sandisk Lexar SDHC, SDXC(USHII, USH-II, USHI), Mini SD, TF and Compact Flash card.
  • The transfer speeds up to 5Gbps, ideal CF card reader USB C 3.0 for transferring high-resolution images and video recordings.
  • Latest style compact flash drive with USB C connector, works with the latest PC and smart devices such as the New Macbook 12 Inch, ChromeBook Pixel and more.
  • Premium aluminum exterior, compact and durable to scratches SD/ TF/ CF memory card reader.
  • USB smart card reader, no external power supply required, draw Power directly from USB 3 Port. Plug & Play and Hot swapping.

Additional Info :

Color silver
Item Dimensions
Height 1.3
Width 4
Length 5.7

4. USB C SD Card Reader, Unitek Aluminum 3-Slot USB 3.0 Type-C Flash Memory Card Reader for USB C Device, Supports SanDisk Compact Flash Memory Card and Lexar Professional CompactFlash Card – Grey

Features :

  • USB C Card Reader: easily transfer data from a memory card to your USB Type-C ( or Thunderbolt 3 Port) computer or tablet, such as MacBook Pro 2019/2018/2017/2016, MacBook 2017/2016/2015, iPad Pro 2018, Surface Book 2, Samsung Galaxy S10/S9/S8/Note 8/Note 9, Pixelbook, Dell XPS 15 / XPS 13, Galaxy Book; Thunderbolt 3 is the same port type as USB-C. BUT Thunderbolt 1& 2 is not the same port type as
  • Read 3 Cards Simultaneously: the compact flash card reader transfers data between SD card to CF card and Micro SD card to CF card
  • 3-Port Card Reader Slot: Support SDHC, SDXC, Micro SD, Micro SDHC (UHS-I), Micro SDXC (UHS-I) and CF Type I/MD/MMC; Ideal for transferring high-resolution images and video recordings. MicroSD, SD, SDHC/SDXC, CF cards up to 2 TB
  • LED on the flash memory card reader verifies USB bus power and active data file transfer. Plug & Play Installation. No external drivers to download
  • What We Offer: 1 x USB C Card Reader, Cable Length – 30CM ( 1 feet, 12 inches) , 1 x User’s manual

Additional Info :

Color SD+TF+CF
Item Dimensions
Height 0.6
Width 2.3
Length 2.4
Weight 0.0992080179

5. SmartQ C368 USB 3.0 SD Card Reader, Plug N Play, Apple and Windows Compatible, Powered by USB, Supports CF/SD/SDHC/SCXC/MMC/MMC Micro, etc.

Features :

  • Plug and play, no software needed
  • Supports most standard memory cards including cf/sd/sdhc/scxc/mmc/*mmc micro/*rs mmc/*mini sd/micro sd/ms duo/ms pro/ms pro duo/ms pro hg duo

Additional Info :

Color USB A
Item Dimensions
Height 0.6
Width 1.67
Length 2.78
Weight 0.07

6. Memory Card Reader, BENFEI 4in1 USB USB-C to SD Micro SD MS CF Card Reader Adapter

Features :

  • INTEGRATED DESIGN – The integrated-designed BENFEI USB-C/USB 3.0 card reader provide high data speed access to 4 different card type, the SD(Secure Digital), Micro SD(TF), MS(Memory Stick) and CF(Compact Flash). And with 2in1 USB-C/USB 3.0 design, BENFEI card reader could works with computer or laptop by USB 3.0/2.0 slot or the latest USB Type-C(Thunderbolt 3) slot. A universal card reader solution.
  • INCREDIBLE PERFORMANCE – With latest USB Type-C or the USB 3.0 port, fully enjoy the transfer rates in UHS-I mode up to 104MB/sec, backward Compatible with USB 2.0/1.1. Browse and view photos instantly on your USB-C/USB3.0 smartphones/laptops. (NOTE: The final data speed is decided by the card and USB slot Type ).
  • SUPERIOR STABILITY – Built-in advanced IC chip handle the USB-C/USB high speed data transfer signal, allow HD movies trasfer in just seconds. It is NOT a simultaneously card reader and cannot read 4 card at the same moment.
  • BROAD COMPATIBILITY – Compatible with MacBook Pro 2019/2018/2017/2016, MacBook 2017/2016/2015, iPad Pro 2018, Surface Book 2, Samsung Galaxy S10/S9/S8/Note 8/Note 9, HTC U11/U12, Pixelbook, Dell XPS 15 / XPS 13, Galaxy Book, and many other USB-C Devices. NOTE: SDXC cards (capacity at 64GB or larger) use a special file format “exFAT”, which is not supported in Windows XP, Windows Vista before SP1, and Mac OS X before 10.6.6).
  • 18 MONTH WARRANTY – Exclusive Benfei Unconditional 18-month Warranty ensures long-time satisfaction of your purchase; Friendly and easy-to-reach customer service to solve your problems timely

7. USB C Card Reader, Syntech 3- in-1 Thunderbolt 3 Memory Card Reader Hub for CF, SD/SDHC, TF/Micro SD Compatible with MacBook Pro,iPad Pro 2020, iPad Air 4, Galaxy S20/S10 and More, Space Grey

Features :

  • Superior Transfer Speed: Sync photos, videos and files between memory cards and devices with type C port in seconds. This SD card reader supports data transfer speed up to USB 3.0 and backwards compatible with USB 2.0.
  • Read and Write Three Cards Simultaneously: All slots can be used at the same time. Syntech type C card reader is designed with three different card slots for most common types of memory cards, including but not limited to SD/SDHC/SDXC/RS-MMC/MMC-Micro, Micro SD/Micro SDXC/Micro SDHC/TF, CF I 3.0/4.0.
  • Wide Compatibility: This USB-C CF card reader is compatible with MacBook Pro 2020/2019/2018, MacBook air 2020/2018, iPad Pro 2020, Surface Book 2, Pixelbook, Dell XPS 15 / XPS 13, Samsung Galaxy S20/S10 and more type c devices.
  • Durable and Compact: This thunderbolt 3 multiport card reader adopted premium chipset and aluminum alloy housing for ultra durability and practicability. Portable and slim design enables you to take it with you no matter where you go.
  • Plug and Play: Simply plug it into your type c devices and inset the cards, You don’t have to download any extra software or driver to use this card reader.

8. SD Card Reader 7 IN 1, WARRKY [Fast, Simultaneous, Versatile] Multi Card Reader Hub 2.5FT for 3 USB 3.0, 4 Memory Cards for CF, TF, SDXC, SDHC, SD, MMC, Micro SDXC, Micro SD, Micro SDHC, MS, UHS-I

Features :

  • 【7-IN-1 Card Reader Plug N Play】Simultaneously⚡ read and write on four cards and three more USB 3.0 devices to save yourself from constantly plug-n-unplug. Enjoy fast photo downloads, smooth video editing, and quick file transfers. A work from home must-have.
  • 【Durable and Friendly Design】 2.5ft long braided nylon cable for extra durability and user-friendly non-slip design on USB A shell for easier plug and unplug. Withstands being used time and time again, for years of reliable data transfer with WARRKY USB Card Reader.
  • 【Super Speed & High Capacity】 Supports up to 2TB SD/Micro SD card read and super speed up to 5Gbps – 10X faster than USB 2.0 (480 Mbps), which allows you to transfer HD movies or files in seconds with USB 3.0. Backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1.
  • 【Broad Compatibility】One Reader for Multi Cards: USB Card Reader Hub is designed with 4 card slots, which allow you to read and transfer data for SDXC/SDHC/SD/Extreme I III SD/Ultra II SD/MMC/RS-MMC or Micro SD/TF/Micro SDXC/Micro SDHC/UHS-I or CF I 3.0/4.0 /Extreme I III CF.
  • 【WARRKY】is dedicated to introducing superb-quality products that are sophisticated designed and reasonably priced for providing the best solutions to connect your work and life.

Additional Info :

Color Gray

9. CF SD Card Reader for iPhone iPad, 3 in 1 Compact Flash Memory Card Reader Adapter, 3-Slot MicroSD CF SD Trail Game Digital Camera Viewer for iPhone 13/13 Pro/12/12 Pro No App Required RRSITIAU

Features :

  • [CF / SD / MicroSD 3-Slot] This RRSITIAU Memory Card Reader Support CF card memory card, Secure Digital (Standard SD/SDHC) and Micro SD(TF) card. Do NOT Support Wi-Fi SD Memory card.
  • [CF / SD / MicroSD 3-Slot] This RRSITIAU Memory Card Reader Support CF card memory card, Secure Digital (Standard SD/SDHC) and Micro SD(TF) card. Do NOT Support Wi-Fi SD Memory card.
  • [High Speed Data Transfer] Support fast transfers standard photo formats, including JPEG, RAW, along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4. Easily and quickly transfer photos/videos to device and share images/videos of your camera to social media anywhere.
  • [Two-way Transfer] Two-way transfer suitable for iOS 13 -15 device. Import data from SD/TF/CF card to phone/pad, or export the file from phone/pad to SD/TF/CF card. Include Movies, Music, Word, Power point, Excel, PDF, etc.
  • [Plug and play] No additional Driver/Software/Network required, you can easily transfer photos/videos/files from your SD/TF/CF card to a smartphone or other devices.

Additional Info :

Color white
Item Dimensions
Height 0.6299212592
Width 6.9685039299
Length 4.330708657

10. Acuvar Ultra High Speed Compact All-in-1 Memory Card Reader and Writer Plug and Play OSX Windows Chrome Compatible for SD/SDHC, Micro SD, CF, XD, MS/Pro & Duo Cards

Features :

  • Compatible with all versions of SD/SDHC, Micro SD, CF, XD, MS/Pro & Duo Cards
  • Easy Plug-and-Play Installation, No drivers or special software required
  • Powers through your computer or device, no need for external powers or extra plugs
  • Compact size is Ideal For Travelers

Additional Info :

Color b) Compact

Buying Guide: What to Consider When Select cf readers

Price

How much should you expect to spend on a product like this? Is it a one-off cost, or is there some kind of recurring element?

When it comes to cf readers, a great value can come in many different forms. It could be a lower price, impeccable construction, and design, or higher durability. We’ll cover all of these different factors below, where we’re sharing our top picks for the best cf readers for the money. We’ll go over everything consumers should know to get a great value out of their cf readers!

Durability 

The phrase “people get what they pay for” is especially true when it comes to cf readers. The range in durability from person to person can be pretty substantial depending on the materials used in the construction. If someone saves $100 on a cf readers, but it wears out in 1 month, are they really getting a good value?

Compare that to a cf readers that costs $50 more but wears out after 1 or 2 years. Most people would argue that the second option is the better deal over the long term. Before purchasing, you should consider how long you want to have the cf readers and then read reviews to make sure you know how long you can expect it to last.

Consider Where You Purchase 

 

A vast majority of people now buy their cf readers online rather than going to a brick-and-mortar physical location. That’s largely because online shopping offers greater convenience, and many brick-and-mortar stores can be confusing when it comes to their models, pricing, and types.

While people can’t try out an online cf readers the way they can in a store, brands often come with generous trials. These allow people to try out the cf readers for a while and return it if they’re unhappy.

In addition, many online cf readers are more affordable than their in-store counterparts, because they have less overhead and have cut out the middlemen to pass savings directly to the consumer. If you purchase online, make sure to check to see if they will have to pay extra for shipping or not. A lot of the new companies offer free shipping, but not all.

Types of cf readers

Before even thinking about all the different cf readers available,  You should choose the product types that will be ideal for your task.

Design

Choosing a product based on a design that people will love can be tough. Just because you might like the look and style of it, doesn’t mean it’s the best. Below are some steps you can follow that I’ve used in the past when making decisions on which product designs to choose. Today, a lot of e-commerce sites have the same products. Naturally, it means people use product photos and videos to find the best item. Some of the tips in this article will help you choose or design a successful product.

  • Dimensions. How big are these products?
  • Materials. What are they made from? Is there an advantage to choosing one material over another?
  • Generic characteristics. What sort of features do products in this category include?
  • Product-specific functionality. Do certain products have key characteristics that others don’t? 
  • “Vs.” comparisons. Wireless or wired? Portable or desktop? Metal or wood? These are the key A/B-style decisions typically made early in the buying process.

The Verdict

Finally, we hope that our reviews about these cf readerss will help you to choose your ideal product available on the maker. The question remains, how many of these cf readers will you use and how often? Some manufacturers come out with newer cf readers every few months. This is because they know that people want the better cf readers. It’s all a matter of choice and your budget. The good news is that the features of good cf readers tend to trickle down in price. If you start off with a cheaper version, chances are you can afford the more advanced versions of it a few months later.