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Accessories Noticable difference between Class 2 and 4 16Gb microSD?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by biggamer3, Jun 17, 2010.

  1. biggamer3

    biggamer3 Well-Known Member
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    Will it slow down the Evo if i get a class 2 16 GB?

    Also what is the 8GB one that comes in Evo, a class 2?
     

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  2. SeauxCrazy

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    It won's slow down your Evo ... but it is a slower transfer rate when transferring between computer and card.

    My guess .... you won't see much of a difference between class 2 or 4.

    Yes, 8gb card that comes with evo is a 2.
     
  3. biggamer3

    biggamer3 Well-Known Member
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  4. deucez22

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    New to all this super high tech stuff!! WTH are you talking about? Whats the difference between the cards? Thanks!
     
  5. Twistax

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    The higher the Class rating the higher the read/write rate on the SD Card.

    Class 2: 16 Mbit/s (2 MB/s)
    Class 4: 32 Mbit/s (4 MB/s)
    Class 6: 48 Mbit/s (6 MB/s)
    Class 10: 80 Mbit/s (10 MB/s)

    The higher the better for transfer rates if you plug it directly in to your computer... When it tranfered my stuff from my class 6 to my computer it was blazing... but when i re-transfered from my pc to the class 2 8gig that came with the phone... it was SLLOOOOWW.

    I dont think the phone cares what class it uses, but a computer media reader does :).

    PS photographers need higher class ratings for faster shooting for their fancy cameras.
     
  6. lopezbnj

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    For mobile, class 4 is enough...
     
  7. deucez22

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    good information.......glad someone knows!!! lol
     
  8. jasperwill

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    ok so heres my question, android OS supports 32 gig cards right???

    what is the fastest 32 gig card anyone has found that should work with my phone?

    this is the only one i found but its 200$ !!!!
    SanDisk
     
  9. unlazy4sports

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    it's not going to make a difference when recording videos?
     
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