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calicojack42 calicojack42 is offline
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Default Card reader capacity - 03-13-2009, 02:03 AM

What is the upper limit to the card reader capacity? If I get a 32GB HDSC for example, would it be able to read it? Also would it be fast enough to stream some higher quality (480i) video from it?
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Default Re: Card reader capacity - 03-14-2009, 06:26 PM

Well for SDHC, you can support any card size on the market at the moment. one of the things you have to think about when you get a card is the size of the movie file. its hard to say depending on the encoding of the video. check the read speeds of the card they vary from 1 MBps on up.

size of the file / time of file in sec = MBps and then check that against the video you want to watch.
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Default Re: Card reader capacity - 03-14-2009, 08:21 PM

32GB is the limit for the SDHC format. If you get a Class6 card it will be fast enough, but good luck finding one in that size. Perhaps a good Class4 card will work.


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