4gb MicroSD unstable??

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Apr 17, 2008

4gb MicroSD unstable?? by Curley5959 at 6:15 AM (1,011 Views / 0 Likes) 2 replies

  1. Curley5959
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    I think i read a topic a while ago, i cant find it now, about how a 4gb microsd card makes the r4 card unstable. Is it true?? Cause im thinking of getting a 4gb microsd, updated from 2gb but want to know if its true if it gets unstable.. If it does, Im not going to bother..

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    Since the real R4 doesn't work with SDHC and the 4G microSD that were brought to market before SDHC was standardized it's highly unlikely you will find a 4G non-SDHC that works fast/well enough for the R4 to be "stable" for all uses. It would be a chore to find one to begin with, but as far as I know any 4G card with only the SD logo (not SDHC logo) is non-compliant to the SD standards (thus faked, as it should not have an SD logo if the company that makes it is being 100% honest.)

    I do know there are 4G SD and SDHC cards out there, that are reliable - they just aren't nearly as fast as cards coming from the common producers like kingston or sandisk. I'm sure someone who has one will pop up and give you a rundown of their experiences.
     
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    Thanks for the help.. [​IMG]
     

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