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So I have a Samsung Galaxy Note and I didn't think storage would be a problem, but then I found out about ROMs and youtube video downloader that all changed tongue.gif. I have used up all my space now and I need to get a micro SD card. I'm looking for one that is 32gb, but I don't know what class and other ratings are good enough to stream video from it and stuff like that. I know about how all that class stuff works so ya.

Any recommendations?
    
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I never have any problem with Samsung and Sandisk microSDHC card. But I prefer Samsung.
Edited by SinX7 - 4/19/12 at 11:59pm
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I have a class 6, and I think that is pretty slow especially when I need to transfer tons of music to/from my phone. I've been meaning to get a faster one, but it's not my top priority right now.

I would go for a class 10, last time I looked the prices weren't a whole lot different until you went above class 10.
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I have a class 6, and I think that is pretty slow especially when I need to transfer tons of music to/from my phone. I've been meaning to get a faster one, but it's not my top priority right now.
I would go for a class 10, last time I looked the prices weren't a whole lot different until you went above class 10.

How fast do you need to move music lol? If you had 100 songs on a class 6 it would take about 2.5 minutes to transfer all of then correct?
    
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Anything above class 4 should do the job.

If you run applications from the SD card or have the dalvik on it then you should consider at least a Class 6.
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How fast do you need to move music lol? If you had 100 songs on a class 6 it would take about 2.5 minutes to transfer all of then correct?

Pretty fast, usually I end up having to transfer a pack of files right before I have to go somewhere.. so I need it quick lol. I always forget/put off doing it.

Mine never seems to go any faster than 4mbs/ avg. Peaks around 6mb/s sometimes.. but it doesn't actually seem like it is transferring that fast, because like you said it should take like 2.5mins or so but I seem to end up waiting like 20 mins for 1GB~ or so.. I'm not sure, maybe my sdcard is wack.

by the way, this is the sd card I'm using currently: Link.
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Pretty fast, usually I end up having to transfer a pack of files right before I have to go somewhere.. so I need it quick lol. I always forget/put off doing it.
Mine never seems to go any faster than 4mbs/ avg. Peaks around 6mb/s sometimes.. but it doesn't actually seem like it is transferring that fast, because like you said it should take like 2.5mins or so but I seem to end up waiting like 20 mins for 1GB~ or so.. I'm not sure, maybe my sdcard is wack.
by the way, this is the sd card I'm using currently: Link.

How about using good cloud music or one of those free cloud music severs? Put that data plan to use smile.gif
    
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How about using good cloud music or one of those free cloud music severs? Put that data plan to use smile.gif

I may do this.. rolleyes.gif
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You can pick up a quality A-Data or Transcend 32gig off Newegg for a good price

 

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231577

 

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820211558

 

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820220547

 

 

Oh, and the Note freaking rocks, just got my yesterday and ditching Verizon and my Droid X soon

 

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SDXC is reported to work in the note as well, you can have 64GBs
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