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SD Memory Rec?

by pfinger1 / November 10, 2005 12:22 PM PST

I just bought a Canon S80 and it comes with a (rather cheap) 32MB SD card. I am wondering if anyone has any input as to speed, type, etc. of supplemental memory I should get. Any experiences with this? Thanks in advance.

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SD card
by tasuray / November 10, 2005 1:14 PM PST
In reply to: SD Memory Rec?

you can buy 512 MB SD card. SanDisk is good enough. Also check the sandisk website for compatible cards.Don't buy single high capacity SD card like 1 GB or more.It's better to go for medium sized cards.Every new card must, must be formatted through the camera before use (not through PC).

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Why smaller cards?
by pfinger1 / November 11, 2005 12:46 AM PST
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I am just curious - why should I go with several 512MB cards rather than 1G or 2G?

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Several smaller cards...
by Papa Echo / November 12, 2005 8:42 PM PST
In reply to: Why smaller cards?

"Do not put all your eggs in one basket" ??

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S80 and SD card
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / November 10, 2005 1:42 PM PST
In reply to: SD Memory Rec?

This camera has continuous shooting ability and based on other cameras with this ability, it can benefit from using a "high speed" memory card.

Consider getting the SanDisk Ultra II.


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