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I have a Cannon PowerShot S2 IS. It uses SD (Secure Digital) memory sticks, and it currently uses a 1GB stick that's 2-3 years old.

Now, with memory being rather cheap, I want to upgrade it.

However, since this field is new to me, I'm not sure about a few things. I want to know if this memory card (It's a SDHC chip) will work in my camera.

I'm not sure what section this would go in, but I think this is close enough.

+1 to reasonable answers.
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I dunno exactly about that model, but i got a [panosonic fz7 about 2 years ago and it does not support sdhc, 4 and 8 gb cards so i bought a second high speed 2gb. Anyway before buying the memory all i did was check the manual and it said the maximum capacity chip. Im suggest you refer to the manual to be positive before you buy it. its the only way to be sure. Im glad i didnt risk it and buy an 8gb. i got a 2 gb ocz for 9.99 and its also high speed like 166x or something crazy. that speed definitely makes a difference, when i bought the camera i got a sandisk III, saves them like lightning. Good luck ill keep my fingers crossed
    
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I found this site, and (way down) on the bottom of the spec sheet, it says it uses SD card for memory.

However on the SDHC card, it says "Fully compatible with the SD 2.0 Standard".
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Considering the age of the camera, it will most likely not support SDHC since it was released last year.
    
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Originally Posted by aksthem1 View Post
Considering the age of the camera, it will most likely not support SDHC since it was released last year.
I just googled memory upgrades, and all of the sites used SD and not SDHC.

Allright, thanks.
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