General Storage configuration on your infinity?

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  1. Muqtar

    Muqtar Well-Known Member
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    I have a TF700T with the keyboard dock.

    I bought the 32 GB on board model, and I also have a 32 GB micro SD card sitting in the side of the tablet. I see an SD card slot on the keyboard, which I am not currently using.

    As I have recently learned how to trans-code my DVDs and load them on the tablet, I now want to expand my storage capacity. I was thinking about adding a 64 GB SD card, and would likely being playing videos, perhaps HD, off it.

    Here is the model I was looking at.

    Amazon.com: SanDisk SDSDRH-064G-A11 64GB ULTRA SDXC Card: Electronics

    Are any of you using the SD card slot on the keyboard in addition to the Micro SD? Any gotchas I should be looking out for ?

    Many thanks indeed.
     

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  2. TexasBadger

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    It should be able to take any SD card up to 2 TB. I run a 64 GB SD card with no problem, the cheapest one I could find on Amazon.
     
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  4. Muqtar

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    I bought it yesterday and I am waiting. I could not find any 64 gb cards in person, so I wait. This will bring my total storage to 96 gb
     
  5. Muqtar

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    Correction, 128, stupid brain
     
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  6. sparksd

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    I have SanDisk Class 6 64GB cards in both the tablet and the keyboard and don't have any issues.
     
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  7. Speed Daemon

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    I bought the 32GiB version when I learned that the costlier 64GiB version's microSD port only supported 32GB (ie. non-XC) cards. Don't know if it's true, but with removable media I can always upgrade.

    I have a 64MB Class 10 microSDXC card in the tablet. I already had some Class 10 64GB full size SDXC cards that I use with my camcorder, and they work fine in the keyboard/dock.

    If only it could play back the native 25MB/s AVCHD from my camera. It does play a 1080p30 video at 1.5MB/s H.264 file pretty well though.

    Since I'm using my SDXC cards for pro video, I want the highest rated media that I can afford. But it's obvious that the TF700T can't take full advantage of my media. Does anyone know the top class that the TF700T supports? Or a utility that could tell me? Maybe it's somewhere in /proc or /sys. I could see buying a bunch of cheaper cards to save movies, TV shows etc. on.
     
  8. Speed Daemon

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    FWIW, my TF700T successfully powered and mounted my 500GB Seagate external USB2 HDD. (It was formatted exFAT.) Still, it proves that the keyboard's USB port supports large storage!
     
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