Quickly download, view and back up photos and videos on your CFast™ memory cards, with this CFast card reader/writer. Offload or back up files wherever you go, out in the field or back at the studio. High performance access to files Take advantage of the fast performance of USB 3.0 (5Gbps) when you download high-resolution photos and full HD videos from your DSLR camera or camcorder to your laptop, tablet or desktop computer. Save valuable time daily and achieve greater work-flow efficiency when accessing, transferring, and backing up files to a computer. Compact design for easy portability Use the card reader/writer wherever you go to access your photos and videos quickly. Featuring a compact, lightweight design and integrated cable, the card reader is conveniently small for portable use, or for use with a computer in a fixed location. It tucks easily into a carrying case to take from studio to field. It''s also USB powered, so there is no external power required. The card reader/writer features durable, solid construction to withstand the rigors of travel. The built-in cable means one less thing to remember to carry along. Easy access to CFast storage Ideal for photographers and videographers, the card reader/writer is designed for ease of use, with plug-and-play functionality for CFast 2.0 memory cards to save time daily and work more efficiently. To enhance your productivity, access many CFast 2.0 or 1.0 cards simultaneously through the use of multiple adapter cables. Setting up is easy. The CFast card reader/writer requires no additional drivers or software, and is compatible with most operating systems including Windows, Mac and Linux. The CFASTRWU3 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.