Are you looking for expanding the storage of your Chromebook? You can use microSD or SD card with your Chromebook to expand the storage of that. Even if you are using half-height SD card, full-size SD card or microSD card on your model of Chromebook. Check out some of the best SD cards for chromebook device from this article.

Full-size SD cards

Full-size SD card is the biggest or largest SD card if from it’s look. Physically it is largest SD card, some of the Chromebook supports full-size SD card, while some of them are not. It always depends on your Chromebook’s model number and manufacturer.

SanDisk Extreme Pro 512GB SDXC

Sandisk SDXC memory cards are super fast in terms of data transfer speed. You can expect data transfer speed of up to 95MB/s with this 512GB SanDisk SDXC card. In laptops, we usually use 512GB hard disk in it, while it is a good option to expand Chromebook’s storage with only tiny sized memory cards.

SanDisk Extreme PRO 512GB Card

You can even transfer HD or blue-ray movies through your Chromebook to a memory card or vice-versa quickly. You can run even big games easily without any problem.

Additionally, it has most wanted feature, that helps you to prevent from loosing data accidently. It has write protection feature that helps you to accidentally erase or overwriting your important files.

So if you are looking for biggest, fast and reliable SD card for your Chromebook, this may be the best one for you.

Transcend 128GB SDXC Card

If your budget is low and you don’t want to spend $300+ on a single SD card, you can go for lower sized micro sd card. Transcend 128GB SD card gives you close to premium performance with the best bargain price.

Transcend 128GB SDXC Card

It’s not as much faster as Sandisk, however, you will get 30MB/s reading and writing speed on this card. Also, 128GB storage will be decent storing capacity to store your files on your Chromebook.

So it is recommended if you don’t want to spend more money with good performance, this card will be the best option for you.

Micro SD Cards for Chromebook

MicroSD cards are smaller in size if we compared it with other memory cards. Even if they are small in size, but it doesn’t mean that they have smaller storage capacity.  They are mostly used with smartphones and tablet devices since they are smaller in size.

Most of the time, if your Chromebook supports SD card, you can easily connect microSD card with it. All you need to have is just an SD adapter, such as Raspberry PI Shortening MicroSD Adapter.

SanDisk Ultra 200GB microSDXC

Sandisk microSD card comes with 200GB storage capacity that allows you to store numerous files in it.You will get 90MB/s data transfer speed and it has the capacity to store 20 hours of HD videos with 1920×1080 resolution.

SanDisk Ultra 200GB microSDXC


This 200GB microSDXC is also compatible with most of the smartphones, tablets, cameras as well as some supported Chromebooks.

Samsung EVO Plus 128GB microSDXC Card

Samsung EVO Plus 128GB microSDXC comes with cheaper price than 200GB SanDisk card mentioned above. If your budget is low and still want to expand the storage of your Chromebook, you can consider this 128GB microSDXC card by Samsung.

Samsung EVO Plus 128GB microSDXC Card

Even if it doesn’t have 200GB storage, but it still can offer you good data transfer speed up to 80MB/s. If you want fast and reliable microSDXC card, this card may be for you.

Do let us know which memory cards you are using with your Chromebook nowadays.

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