Goldcard permanently in phone

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by paul_f, Sep 10, 2010.

  1. paul_f

    paul_f Member
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    I have seen several posts about once you have debranded a phone you need to put the goldcard back in to update using the OTA update otherwise you will lose access to your wifi.

    Are there any problems with using my large microsdcard as the goldcard and then permanently leaving it in the phone?

    Thanks
    Paul
     

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  2. SUroot

    SUroot Well-Known Member
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    Shouldn't be a problem as far as I'm aware. I'm not an authority on gold cards though
     
  3. ThEGr33k

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    Is there no way that the gold card info could be written over, or is it write protected, something in the basics of the card that cant be changed?

    If it cant be written over then it cant be an issue im sure :)
     
  4. CarsnGadgets

    CarsnGadgets Well-Known Member
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    I use my gold card as my sd card no problem. the gold card info is not in the writable section of the card, so you can't over write it.
     
  5. ThEGr33k

    ThEGr33k Well-Known Member
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    I thought that maybe the case. Might have to make my 8GB card into a gold card then too :)
     
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