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06-13-2009, 05:26 PM   #1
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*ist DS question

Does it take 16GB SD cards?

06-13-2009, 05:32 PM   #2
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Mine has no problem with an 8Gb SDHC Transcend. I think it's Class 6 but the DS is not going to tax card speed except for really slow ones. The only difference I'd expect at 16Gb would be the remaining images count will be wrong - at 8Gb, it's something like 737 RAW images.
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But there are no 16Gb SD cards. There are only SDHC. From 4Gb to 32Gb.
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It should, with the latest firmware. You need v2.01 or better, v2.02 for SDHC support.
If you don't know already:
- to check the firmware version, start the camera while holding the Menu button. The firmware version will appear briefly.
- the newest firmwares can be found here. Follow precisely the instructions, and make sure the batteries are charged.

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QuoteOriginally posted by jct us101 Quote
Does it take 16GB SD cards?
With firmware 2.02 the *istDs will use 16GB cards. I have both and they work together quite nicely thank you very much.

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Yeah - make sure you have latest firmware that has great upgrades to the original.

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