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stuart5936 Oct 20, 2007 1:54 AM

I just purchesed a A720, and would like to know which SD card overall would be best for the camera. Would the Ultimat III benifit me over Ultra II, and do I need more than 2GB. I will be going on vacation, and will take about 1000 high res shots. Thanks

Stu

Setter Dog Nov 6, 2007 10:07 AM

There are so many choices available but I've never heard of any camera that required anything faster than Sandisk Ultra 2. I've used them for years with zero problems. I use the 3GB cards in my a710 for video and stills.

2GB cards hold a lot but if I were buying a new card I'd get the 4GB SDHC card from Blue Proton, sold by Amazon. It comes with a reader and gets excellent reviews. It's $44. When I'm ready for another card, that will be it. I would also recommend a spare card in case you run into a situation where you don't have the time or the inclination to download your pictures. Also keep in mind that if you take videos, they use a ton of memory


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