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Micro Sd card

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by omerk, May 18, 2016.

  1. omerk

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    What's the best micro sd card to use?

    I do mainly still shots and I have notice that when I take more then 3 pictures at the same time or a HDR shot from the p3a it takes a few min to save to my card and I am not able to see my fpv on the iPad for a few sec I am using the lexar 633 class 10 64gb.

    Please help :)


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  2. Oso

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    The Phantom 3 is hardware limited to write at a max of 7.5MB/s, so any Class 10 card that writes at least that fast will work the same with regards to writing multiple exposures. A faster card would normally have a fast read speed as well which would help with transferring from the card, but not with writing to the card due to the hardware limit.
     
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  3. msinger

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    omerk, the Lexar 633 is a good memory good. I don't think you're going to see better performance by using a different memory card.
     
  4. chapy23

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    Maybe some explanation here:
     
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    I love this guy!
     
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    This may help a little, my follow up to the previous test:
     
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