Serving the Critical Data Storage Needs
of Industrial and OEM Customers



Combining the benefits of higher performance, easy removability, ruggedness, and small form factor, Fortasa's Industrial CFast card provides the most reliable non-volatile storage in an industry standard form factor.

Technical Specifications

Industrial CFast MLC Rev 1.2 Data Sheet Industrial CFast SLC Rev 1.6 Data Sheet


Following the universal acceptance of CompactFlash Card, CFast card offers a SATA bus interface standard in the same physical form factor. Offering extensive shock and vibration protection, Industrial CFast card is the preferred storage solution of choice for the most extreme environmental applications. The Fortasa CFast card is fully compliant with CFast 2.0 specification.

Fortasa's Industrial CFast cards are manufactured with either high reliability SLC NAND Flash, cost effective MLC NAND Flash or the newest 3D TLC NAND Flash components in both Standard (0 to 70°C) and Industrial (-40°C to 85°C) Temperature grades.. Utilizing most robust Flash controller  and a choice of NAND Flash components, Fortasa CFast cards can be tuned to deliver the optimal combination of performance, capacity, longevity and environmental toughness for any demanding application requirement. With capacity range from 2GB to 128GB and Read and Write performance of over 500MB/sec. Fortasa's CFast card solutions can benefit any industrial application.

As an added feature, Fortasa has developed a CFast solution with an optional external Write Protect switch that prevents any destructive (Write or Erase) command from altering any of the pre-loaded data.


  • Compliant with CFast 2.0 specifications
  • High Performance - Upto 450 MB/sec (Read / Write)
  • SLC and MLC NAND-flash Based
  • Built-in HW ECC and SMART Functions
  • Advanced wear-leveling and Block Management
  • Intelligent Power Failure Recovery
  • Shock resistance and Anti-vibration
  • DEVSLP Support (Optional)
  • Write Protect Switch (optional)


Model Name CFast CFast-M
Connector Type SATA - (7+17) pin male
Flash Type SLC
Form Factor CFast, 36.4mm (W) x 42.8mm (L) x 3.3mm (T)
Capacities 8GB~64GB 8GB~128GB
Sustained Read/Write Performance 520/455 265/180
ECC Support Built-in hardware BCH ECC, enabling up to 72 bit correction per 1Kbyte Built-in hardware BCH ECC, enabling up to 72 bit correction per 1Kbytes
Industrial Op Temp.(°C) -40~+85
Standard Op Temp.(°C) 0~70
Storage Temp.(°C) -40~+100
Shock 50G
Vibration 15G
Humidity 5% to 95%
MTBF (hours) >1,000,000