Fastest 8GB memory card?

Discussion in 'PSP - Games & Content' started by Sable, Jul 1, 2008.

  1. Sable

    Sable Advanced Member

    Oct 27, 2007
    Hey guys, what's the fastest 8GB memory card for the PSP slim in the market now?

    Is it the Sandisk 8GB Ultra II?
  2. nfrederick

    nfrederick Member

    Jun 23, 2008
    United States
    I made a thread with pretty much the same title a few days ago

    Here is the link..

    I just got 2 4GB Lexar Platinum II's and a 1GB Lexar Platinum II for the magic memory stick.

    Total was 101 and some change 2 day shipping from Frys.
  3. jelbo

    jelbo Ōkami!

    Sep 12, 2003
    The thread you mention still won't say what the fastest 8GB MS Pro Duo is though. Instead people agree 2 4GB cards are the better option.

    As stated in that thrwad too, personally I prefer one 8GB MS Pro Duo so I won't have to take it out. From what I've seen so far, the SanDisk 8GB Extreme III's are the fastest 8GB's atm, but they're very expensive ($125/€100).

    SanDisk 4GB Ultra II's are more affordable, but I'm unsure if the lower speeds compared to fast 4GB ones is gonna make a real difference in gameplay.
  4. nfrederick

    nfrederick Member

    Jun 23, 2008
    United States
  5. Tikker

    Tikker GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Apr 8, 2007
    I'm still not sure why people are hung up on what the "fastest" card is

    shouldn't you just be worried about which cards are fast enough to run games?

    I'm playing God of War on my dealextreme 8gb fake with no issues at this moment

    [blackSPEED v2 log]
    Vendor : Fake Sony 8gb
    Product name : _insert name_
    Product ID : _insert id_
    Total Space: 7728.063 MiB (8103460864 Bytes)
    Free Space: 3873.063 MiB (4061200384 Bytes)
    Cluster Size : 32.0 KiB (32768 Bytes)

    read : 10.2448 MiB/sec (Blocksize 1024.0k)
    write : 3.0308 MiB/sec (Blocksize 1024.0k)
    read : 9.4911 MiB/sec (Blocksize 32.0k)
    write : 2.9787 MiB/sec (Blocksize 32.0k)
    read : 4.2278 MiB/sec (Blocksize 2.0k)
    write : 0.3752 MiB/sec (Blocksize 2.0k)
    read : 1.5277 MiB/sec (Blocksize 0.5k)
    write : 0.0945 MiB/sec (Blocksize 0.5k)
    PI: 207

    supposedly a slow card, yet plays God of War just fine