USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer

USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer

  • $9.90


* It does not work with the Black eMMC Modules.

Easier and faster way to flash your OS image into the eMMC Module. With this unit, you will not need a separate USB card reader. Just attach your eMMC module directly to your PC/Mac via this writer board.

- USB 3.0 Interface
- Native eMMC 8bit wide data interface, instead of slow SD 4bit width
- Works in HS200 mode
- Windows / Mac / Linux Compatible
- Works with ODROID Orange, Red and Blue eMMC modules
- Use with Etcher or Win32DiskImager software on your PC
- It can't access the eMMC hidden boot blocks
- Rated Power : 5V/500mA (including eMMC module)
- Dimensions : 60x26x4.5 mm

We compared the OS flashing speed between our USB 3.0 eMMC Module Writer and a generic card reader.

Test environment
1. PC : Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @3.60GHz 3.60GHz / RAM 16GB / 64bit Windows 10 
2. Etcher version : 1.3.1  
3. eMMC : 64GB Yellow 
4. Input file : ubuntu-16.04.3-4.14-minimal-odroid-xu4-20171213.img(1.63GB)

Test result
USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer   : Flashing 28.18s, Validating 20.31s, Total 48.49s 
Transcend USB3.0 card Reader : Flashing 93.64s, Validating 81.23s, Total 174.86s

The USB 3.0 eMMC Module Writer is 3-4 times faster than a normal USB 3.0 card reader.


With USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer
1st trial : Flashing 27.39s, Validating 19.97s, Total 47.36s
2nd trial : Flashing 29.24s, Validating 20.64s, Total 49.88s
3rd trial : Flashing 27.91s, Validating 20.32s, Total 48.23s

USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer

USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer

USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer

With Transcend USB3.0 reader
1st trial : Flashing 93.07s, Validating 88.83s, Total 181.90s 
2nd trial : Flashing 89.29s, Validating 83.55s, Total 172.84s 
3rd trial : Flashing 107.65s, Validating 85.81s, Total 193.46s

Transcend USB3.0 reader

Transcend USB3.0 reader

Transcend USB3.0 reader