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What size memory card for Vision 2+

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by cprice, Sep 7, 2014.

  1. cprice

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    I have been playing around with the stock memory card. I plan on doing photo video shoots with 4 batteries. What size memory card should I replace the stock with?
     
  2. rrmccabe

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    4 batteries ? Stock will probably still work. That said 32 gig cards are pretty cheap
     
  3. 4wd

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    It won't work with cards above 32GB and those are cheap enough now.
    There's a fair chance eventually you'll use it in something else like a GoPro so really no point getting a smaller one even though in practice you'll be unlikely to fill it if you download regularly.

    It's a very good idea to keep a second one in the case for when you inevitably take out the card and forget it in your card reader at home.
     
  4. happydays

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    16Gb Samsung cards are around a fiver on ebay. Buy two, as a matter of fact buy loads, cos the wee gits are so small that they always get lost.
     
  5. CYeutter

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    Also make sure any card you buy is fast enough to record the hi-def video without dropping frames. Shoot for a class 10 card ( 10 MB per second ). This SanDisk article is pretty informative.
     
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    I've used the 4G card that came with it, a 32G card that I bought separately, and an 8G card that I bought when I thought I had lost the other two. My understanding is that the port won't write to anything larger than 32G.
     
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    The stock 4gb sd card would not be big enough as i think its roughly around 1.5gb per battery per video, an 8gb would be plenty.
    I use the 8gb sandisk ultra (class 10) which works great.