How Sound Devices approved media is tested

Sound Devices approved media

So we have all seen manufacturers such as sound devices issuing lists for approved media such as CF and SD cards. How do they come up with their list?

Take a look inside the Sound Devices media approval process! Sound Devices extensively tests storage drives and removable recording media to ensure they meet the highest of performance and reliability standards. Only the best make it on the Approved Media List and become recommended for use with our mixers or video and audio recorders.