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11-23-2008, 09:13 PM   #1
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Card read problem K20d. Have you had this problem?

I just upgraded from a K10d to a K20d. My Kingston SD6/4gb card would not display pictures that have been shot. This is the same card I used in my K10D with no problems. I get a black screen that says "cannot display image". I got a replacement card from Kingston, and had the same result. All of my slower cards work great. They are also Kingston cards. My question for everyone is, have you had a problem with high speed cards in your K20d?

11-23-2008, 09:31 PM   #2
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is it a firmware issue? :S
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That's what I'm wondering. If so, how would I correct it?
11-23-2008, 09:55 PM   #4
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People have had similar problems (me included). Try getting a Sandisk.

11-25-2008, 04:38 PM   #5
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I find the Kingston cards are garbage. I have a 4GB SDHC Kingston card and it just spits back problems. I just got an ATP Pro MAx 16GB card, it's awesome.
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I put a Kingston 2GB|120x into K20 and works fine.
11-25-2008, 09:48 PM   #7
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I have used Sandisk Ultra II, Lexar Platinum 60X, Kingston Class 6 and Transcend Class 6 cards. Never had a problem.
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My kingston cards work fine in the k20d. save the images to another disk and if you haven't done so already, reformat the sd card and try it again

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Here's a similar thread: https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-dslr-discussion/39550-corrupted-files.html

I've had the same problem with an A-Data 16Gb on a K20D. I'm guessing it's the card but will wait to see what the seller says.
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