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User currently offlineAviation From Australia, joined Dec 2004, 1143 posts, RR: 21
Posted (9 years 10 months 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2511 times:

Hi,

Merry christmas to all hope you have all had a great time

Anyway just thinking of getting a new cf card for d100 just wondering anyone that has one or it would be great if someone has the same combo but just want to know does it make a significant difference in raw shooting (or any shooting) in buffer write speed or is the camera slower than the 80x card

To put it differently just want to know if the camera is whats slowing down processing or if it is the card

Any help would be great!

Thanks,
Aaron J Nicoli


Signed, Aaron Nicoli - Trans World Airlines Collector
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User currently offlineGo3Team From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 3267 posts, RR: 16
Reply 1, posted (9 years 10 months 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 2453 times:

For the D100, the Lexar 80x rank at the top.
http://www.robgalbraith.com/bins/multi_page.asp?cid=6007-6020

I do better with the Sandisk Extreme:
http://www.robgalbraith.com/bins/multi_page.asp?cid=6007-7303

Either way, both of these are way better than the 2 second between each picture Sony I have.



Yay Pudding!
User currently offlineKaddyuk From Wallis and Futuna, joined Nov 2001, 4126 posts, RR: 25
Reply 2, posted (9 years 10 months 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 2380 times:

I have used the lexar in my 20D and because it writes so fast, I could get about 80 shots before the buffer filled... even then it took no time at all to clear it...

Great card to get...



Whoever said "laughter is the best medicine" never had Gonorrhea
User currently offlineClickhappy From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 9644 posts, RR: 68
Reply 3, posted (9 years 10 months 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 2377 times:
AIRLINERS.NET CREW
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If you are in the market for a Lexar 80x card, have a look at the packaging before you purchase. The newer, faster cards have a piece of red mylar tape sealing the package at the bottom, as opposed to the clear tape used on earlier models. The "v.2" cards are a bit faster.

User currently offlineAviation From Australia, joined Dec 2004, 1143 posts, RR: 21
Reply 4, posted (9 years 10 months 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 2309 times:

which is better on the wallet gonna get a 4gb so which sandisk or lexar


Signed, Aaron Nicoli - Trans World Airlines Collector
User currently offlineChrisH From Sweden, joined Jul 2004, 1136 posts, RR: 16
Reply 5, posted (9 years 10 months 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 2299 times:


Lexar have lifetime warranty, dunno about Sandisk. I only use Lexar.



what seems to be the officer, problem?
User currently offlineClickhappy From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 9644 posts, RR: 68
Reply 6, posted (9 years 10 months 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 2284 times:
AIRLINERS.NET CREW
PHOTO SCREENER

don't get a 4 gig card, thats a waste. Get four 1 gigs, dont put all your eggs in one basket.

User currently offlineMaiznblu_757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 5112 posts, RR: 50
Reply 7, posted (9 years 10 months 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 2281 times:

For the price you pay for the 4gb card, you could get a 512mb and a 1gb AND A 20GB Portable Hard Drive/MP3 player.

http://www.mydigitaldiscount.com/s.nl/category.-109/it.A/id.179/.f


http://www.mydigitaldiscount.com/s.nl/sc.9/category.92/it.A/id.443/.f


http://www.mydigitaldiscount.com/s.nl/sc.9/category.408/it.A/id.442/.f


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