20D & CF speed, Why get a 'fast' CF card??

Started Oct 10, 2004 | Discussions thread
pegasus1457 Senior Member • Posts: 1,852
Re: 1 gig Lexar 80X cards are $99

My understanding from reading the manufacturer's specs is that the 40X and 80X cards use a technology called Write Acceleration. If your camera doesn't have it you don't benefit in any way. And Canon is not listed as a compatible manufacturer on the Lexar web site. So save your $$


Greg Summers wrote:

For the difference in price - and you get a $20 rebate now until
the end of the year - why get a slower card? Shop the web.

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