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Offline ecduzitgood

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What size sd card
« on: January 09, 2012, 04:16:57 PM »
What is the maximum size sd card that can be used with the 798?


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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2012, 06:07:55 PM »
probably 32gb, but how many hours are you trying to record?

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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2012, 06:17:51 PM »
I have no idea, I just got the 798 and couldn't find what size was recommended and worried about getting a card that it would not work with it.

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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2012, 06:19:02 PM »
i think a 2gb card should last the whole day.

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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2012, 07:44:05 PM »
ecduzitgood

I use 2 cards, one is a 4 gb SanDisk Ultra III for making recordings and the other is the smallest card I could find it is less then 1 gb, I use it exclusively for updates. 

After downloading the latest update I copy the older update onto my computer in case I need it, then I erase it from the card so there is no issues.

George 

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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2012, 07:40:08 PM »

THANKS - my unit is being delivered tomarrow and there is nothing about size in the manual. I will start with 2GB.

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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #6 on: January 14, 2012, 03:12:05 AM »
Note, there have been issues with the fastest SDHC UHS-1 cards. This was discussed a few months ago here:
http://forums.sideimagingsoft.com/index.php?topic=2884.0
I'm not sure this is a problem also with the 798, but I would avoid the fastest cards.
Rickard

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Re: What size sd card
« Reply #7 on: January 14, 2012, 12:33:26 PM »
Thanks Rickard, while I intially found the thread a little confusing it was indeed a big help and I will avoid the faster cards, great save, THANKS again!


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