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USB 3.1/3.0 Card Readers

RDC8

Aiming at the new computer platforms with a Type-C USB port, such as Apple's 12-inch MacBook and Google's Chromebook Pixel 2, Transcend's RDC8 card reader with four slots can unleash the full potential of most of the flash cards, including SD cards, microSD cards, CF cards, and Memory Stick (MS). Equipped with USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface, Transcend's RDC8 is an ideal choice for fast and efficient data transfer from a flash card to a laptop with Type-C USB ports.

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Reversible USB Type-C connector

Transcend's RDC8 card reader comes with a reversible USB Type-C connector for greater ease of use. You don't need to worry about plugging it in upside down. Transcend's RDC8 card reader is compatible with new laptops with a Type-C port, such as Apple's 12-inch MacBook and Google's Chromebook Pixel 2.

Blazing-fast transfer speeds

Taking full advantage of the USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface, Transcend's RDC8 card reader will unleash the full potential of your high-speed flash cards. In addition, the RDC8 has an LED indicator to show card insertion and data transfer activity.

Compact multifunctional card reader

Transcend's RDC8 card reader is equipped with four slots for SD memory cards, microSD memory cards, CompactFlash cards, and Memory Stick memory cards, offering you a convenient way to transfer different types of digital files with one compact card reader.

*Note: The reader does not support simultaneous insertion of SD and microSD cards.

Free RecoveRx software

Transcend's RDC8 card reader comes with a free download of exclusive RecoveRx software – a user-friendly application that allows you to conduct an in-depth search within your storage device for traces of erased data that can be recovered. Supported devices include memory cards, USB flash drives, digital music players, external hard drives, and solid state drives.

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Specifications

Dimensions 67.6mm × 45mm × 15.2mm (2.66" x 1.77" x 0.60")
Weight 32g (1.13oz)
Connection Interface USB 3.1 Gen 1 / USB 3.0
(backwards compatible with USB 2.0)
Power Supply DC 5V
Operating Temperature 0°C (32°F)~70°C (158°F)
Supported Cards SDHC (UHS-I), SDXC (UHS-I), microSDHC (UHS-I), microSDXC (UHS-I), MS (MSXC), CompactFlash (UDMA7)
Certificates CE, FCC, BSMI
Note Based on USB 3.1 specification. Speeds may vary due to host hardware, software and usage.
Warranty Two-year Limited

Please access here for more information about the Transcend Warranty Policy.
System Requirements Desktops or notebook computers with a Type-C port (USB3.0 port needed for USB3.0 performance) and one of the following operating systems:
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Mac OS 10.2.8 or later
  • Linux Kernel 2.6.30 or later

Order Information

  • TS-RDC8K Black