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Old Jul 5, 2010, 9:38 PM   #1
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Default Which SDHC manufactors are good?

Are there any manufactors to recommend or to stay away from. I'm looking for a 16 gb class 4 or 6
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I've been pleased with SanDisk and Lexar. Not so much with Kingston.
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Any experience with Transcend?

Me, personally? No. But others here do and they've been pleased.
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I'm using ONLY Transcend 8GB/16GB class6/class10 ... ~ 10 pieces ... never problems, never issues, never troubles. Daily often used.
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Delkin is another good one, I use all the big brands, and have had little problem with them. Sandisk, panasonic, delkin, transcend, laxar, and even kingston. Adata is a brand I would avoid.
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Delkin is another good one, I use all the big brands, and have had little problem with them. Sandisk, panasonic, delkin, transcend, laxar, and even kingston. Adata is a brand I would avoid.
I have been using an Adata 16GB SDHC Class 6 card for 6 weeks with no issues in a Fuji HS10. I would avoid Kingston. Used Transcend and Sandisk CF cards for years.......

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We use all the brand at work, and the fail rates are pretty close with all the brands. I used Adata for person uses, and it fail after 9 months. I guest all my formatting after I transfer photos got to it.
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I think there are worldwide only 2-3 makers of SDHC memory chips. These are tested and classified
and sold to different cardmakers. Some of them buy cheap chips, other buy the better ones.

Some add 100%, others 500% profit. Regardless of quality.
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I think there are worldwide only 2-3 makers of SDHC memory chips. These are tested and classified
and sold to different cardmakers. Some of them buy cheap chips, other buy the better ones.

Some add 100%, others 500% profit. Regardless of quality.
I don't think it's nearly as simple as that. While there are some companies that make generic products that other companies brand as their own, but there are other companies that make and sell their own products.

And if what you say is even remotely true, why would there be such a problem with counterfeit products?
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