Best Card Reader For Mac – Top 7 Picks and Reviews 2020

We went over all the online reviews and found the best of the best using our data-backed approach.

Here’s a look at the best Card Reader For Mac

Bestseller No. 1
UGREEN SD Card Reader USB 3.0 Card Hub Adapter 5Gbps Read 4 Cards Simultaneously CF, CFI, TF, SDXC,...
1,190 Reviews
UGREEN SD Card Reader USB 3.0 Card Hub Adapter 5Gbps Read 4 Cards Simultaneously CF, CFI, TF, SDXC,...
  • One Reader for Multi Cards: USB Card Reader 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.
  • Super Speed&High Capacity: USB Memory Card Reader support card up to 512G and allows super fast data transfer up to 5Gbps - 10X faster than USB 2.0 (480 Mbps), which allows you to transfer HD movies or files in just seconds.
  • Compact Design&Premium Quality: Easy to grab and go. Reinforced cable, Tin-plated pure copper core and multi-shielded inside, sturdy exterior and heat-resistant connectors ensure high data transmission efficiency and ultimate durability.
  • Broad Compatibility: Compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10, Mac OS, Linux, Chrome OS and etc. It could read and write mutiple cards at the same time to keep you away from the hassle of constant unplugging and re-plugging.
  • One-sec Installation: Plug and Play. No driver needed. Hot swapping and auto detection.
SaleBestseller No. 2
Sabrent Premium 3 Port Aluminum USB 3.0 Hub with Multi-in-1 Card Reader (12' Cable) for iMac, All...
2,788 Reviews
Sabrent Premium 3 Port Aluminum USB 3.0 Hub with Multi-in-1 Card Reader (12" Cable) for iMac, All...
  • Sleek Apple-style design ideal For Mac Pro, iMac, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, MacBook, and Mac mini
  • Instantly Add 3 USB 3.0 Ports to Your Computer With Speeds of 5Gbps (USB 3.0), 480Mbps (USB 2.0), 12Mbps (USB 1.1)
  • Supported Cards: CF, SD, SDXC, SDHC, MicroSD, MMC, M2
  • Easy to Setup, Plug-n-Play, Hot Swappable, Hot Pluggable
  • Compatible With All Windows/Mac/Linux Systems
Bestseller No. 3
Apple USB-C to SD Card Reader
42 Reviews
Apple USB-C to SD Card Reader
  • The USB-C to SD Card Reader transfers high-resolution photos and videos at UHS-II speeds to your Mac or iPad Pro. iPad Models : iPad Pro 11-inch, iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation) Mac Models : MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015 - 2017) MacBook Air (Retina, 13-inch, 2018 and later) MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2016 and later) MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016 - 2019) MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019) iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2019) iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2017) iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2019) iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017) iMac Pro (2017 and later) Mac mini (2018)
  • Designed so it won’t block your other ports, it works with UHS-II SD cards.
  • Backward compatible with other SD cards and adapters
Bestseller No. 4
USB C to SD Card Reader, 3 in 1 USB C to USB OTG Adapter, Type C Micro SD Card Adapter, USB Camera...
240 Reviews
USB C to SD Card Reader, 3 in 1 USB C to USB OTG Adapter, Type C Micro SD Card Adapter, USB Camera...
  • No Driver Needed - The USB C SD card reader can be used with plug and play
  • Compatibility - SD, SDHC, SDXC, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, Micro SDXC cards
  • Tips - Your cell phone should support OTG; Do’t use 2 or 3 interfaces at the same time; All smartphone can’t read NTFS format, only support FAT32 format, please get your SD card into FAT32 format
  • Service - 45 days worry free money-back, 7x24hrs support
SaleBestseller No. 5
Unitek USB C SD Card Reader, Aluminum 3-Slot USB 3.0 Type-C Flash Memory Card Reader for USB C...
  • 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 3 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
Bestseller No. 6
UGREEN SD Card Reader USB 3.0 Dual Slot Flash Memory Card Reader TF, SD, Micro SD, SDXC, SDHC, MMC,...
792 Reviews
UGREEN SD Card Reader USB 3.0 Dual Slot Flash Memory Card Reader TF, SD, Micro SD, SDXC, SDHC, MMC,...
  • A Good Companion for PC: UGREEN USB 3.0 card reader easily expands SD and TF slot on your computer. It supports SDXC/SDHC/SD/MMC/RS-MMC/Micro SD/TF /Micro SDXC/Micro SDHC/UHS-I memory cards.
  • Read and Write on 2 Cards Simultaneously(Dual Ports): The SD card reader could read and write on two cards at the same time to keep you away from the hassle of constant unplugging and re-plugging.
  • Super Speed & High Capacity: Supports up to 512G 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 just seconds through USB 3.0. Backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1.
  • Broad Compatibility: For the USB 3.0 connection, compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10, Mac OS, Linux, Chrome OS.
  • Easy Installation: plug and play, no driver needed on the compatible devices. Portable Kit: with slim and sleek design, this tiny usb card reader is a great kit for travel.
Bestseller No. 7
LENTION USB C Hub with 3 USB 3.0, SD/Micro SD Dual Card Reader and Charging Adapter Compatible...
26 Reviews
LENTION USB C Hub with 3 USB 3.0, SD/Micro SD Dual Card Reader and Charging Adapter Compatible...
  • Ultra High Speed: The USB 3.0 SD & Micro SD Card Readers support two cards reading and writing at the same time with speed up to UHS-I (95MB/s), much faster than most card readers in the market. The three USB 3.0 ports support data transfer speed up to 5 Gbp/s
  • Power Delivery: The type-c charging port can pass through up to 60w power to the USB Power Delivery Laptop, and provide extra power to hard disk, DVD driver and accessories that connected to the USB ports simultaneously
  • Plug & Play: Used with no external drivers or power required; supposed to be used with portable devices such as wire keyboard, USB flash drive, 2.5mm external disk etc. (Note: Not for Superdrive)
  • Widely Compatible: For MacBook Pro 2016 2017 2018 2019, New MacBook Air 2018 2019 - (Not for previous generation MacBook Air & Pro), MacBook 12, Surface Book 2/Go, Chromebook, Pixelbook, more full-functional Type C devices. (See Product Description)
  • Mac-style Design: Unibody Aluminum Alloy Casing with Ionized Finish. Hidden LED Indicator. EMI Protection prevents interference with wireless devices. The LENTION USB-C hub can save desk space and expand your devices connectivity