On the market today you will find many different types of flash memory cards
Web Hosting & Data Storage Devices: Flash memory is the memory of choice not only for persona storage needs but for manufacturers that want a memory solution that is reliable and cheap. On the market today you will find many different types of flash based memory cards ranging from the popular SD (Secure Digital), MS (Memory stick), CF (Compact Flash) and MMC ( Multimedia Card).
With so many types of memory card on the market it’s no surprise many are left confused about purchasing the right memory card for there needs. One of the most popular types of flash memory card on the market today is the SD card. SD flash memory come in various sizes ranging from 1gb all the way up to 16gb and more. Unlike there competitors, SD based memory cards are affordable and offer more variation in storage capacity.
Secure Digital (SD) flash memory card
SD memory was developed in partnership with Sandisk and Toshiba. This type of flash based memory is considered non-volatile meaning even when there is no evident power source, the memory still retains data. Many of the latest electronic gadgets available on the market today support the Sd standard. SDHC allows between 2gb – 32gb, SDXC which is a fairly new standard allows up to 2tb, whilst SDCH hold between 1mb – 4mb.
Al types of SD cards are widely available for purchase and many great deals can be found with memory prices continually being reduced. As well as being used to offer additional memory to your device an sd card is also great for storing personal data that you want to take on the move with you. With an additional card reader transferring data from one pc to another is a breeze, and as this type of flash memory is reliable for the most part there is never a need to worry about losing personal or business files.
Executive summary about Flash Memory Cards By Robert Roderick