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Compact Flash Cards - All Alike?  
User currently offlineSleekjet From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 2054 posts, RR: 20
Posted (12 years 1 month 2 weeks 5 days 11 hours ago) and read 2589 times:

There seems to be a wide range of prices for compact flash cards. I note where I can get a Sandisk 256 MB for less than $50. Are these things created equal? Is one brand significantly better than another?

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User currently offlineTWAMD-80 From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 1006 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (12 years 1 month 2 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2557 times:

Eh, I'm not too sure on the difference between the brands, but I do know that the kinds of cards are not all alike. The higher end cards have a high write speed (I think that's what it's called). It allows data to be written to the card faster. However the higher end cards will be more expensive. I know that Lexar is a decent brand of cards but I don't know about the others.


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User currently offlineCV63 From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 107 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (12 years 1 month 2 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2546 times:


Here's a good site for CF card performance comparison.


I recently pick up 512mb Viking CF card for $88 after rebate at Amazon, although I think the deal is over.


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