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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16830113068


Hehe.

Couple questions.
For RAW photos, would I need a speed requirement for the SD/SDHC card?

Err, that's all I can think of.
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Originally Posted by EricM9104 View Post
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16830113068


Hehe.

Couple questions.
For RAW photos, would I need a speed requirement for the SD/SDHC card?

Err, that's all I can think of.
For simply shooting individual shots, no, but if you want the maximum burst rate for RAW (and JPEGs for that matter), you should have a fairly fast card, like a Sandisk Ultra II, or any card that can write at least about 10 MB/sec.
Edited by GoneTomorrow - 12/19/08 at 10:14am
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I have a 8GB Class 6 Card in my D40. Works pretty good, but I'd like to get a Sandisk Ultra III
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The D40/40x/60 can only shoot about 3fps, so you aren't going to be limited by the card as long as it's class 6.
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ya I got class 6 for that exact reason. I noticed a small difference over it and the class 4 2GB card I had before. it really makes a lil difference. but it's worth it to find the class 6.
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I bought three of those 8GB Sandisk Ultra III's at Beach, and am now waiting for the rebate. It will make each card $5.
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