Just bought E-PL5, which SD card?

Started Nov 7, 2012 | Questions thread
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RedDog Steve
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Re: Just bought E-PL5, which SD card?
In reply to OniMirage, Nov 8, 2012

OniMirage wrote:

RedDog Steve wrote:

Normally I buy Sandisk, but Office Max had a closeout on 16Gb Kodak class 10 cards.
I got the last two they had in stock but other locations may still have them.

As far as speed goes, I think if you equal or exceed the class of card the camera calls for you won't see any further speed improvement. (my GX1 calls for class 6 or higher)



Only true if you are talking about the class rating. Once you get into UHS-I it's a different ball game.

It was my understanding that the camera can only go so fast, but that a slow(er) card will slow it down.

I'll have to read up on what UHS-1 is.

In any case class 6 or higher should work fine for the PL5 in movie mode.


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