View Full Version : Best SD Card for 2010 Macbook Air

Jan 12, 2011, 04:41 PM
The Title is the question... Which SD Card is the best and fastest for the macbook air? (and preferably 64 GB).

Jan 12, 2011, 07:01 PM
don't know if its the best but i'm using a PNY optima SD HC 16GB, i store my musics on there and any files/document on there. so far its been good, played music on itunes straight from the card with no lag.

Jan 13, 2011, 04:07 AM
Can't go wrong with Sandisk. Even class 2 works for me; I have my iPhoto library on there.

Jan 13, 2011, 05:14 AM
Well, that it is a MBA doesn't matter for the question.

If you need speed go for something like SanDisk Extreme, otherwise drop down to Ultra or so.

Jan 13, 2011, 07:33 AM
Is it possible to make the SD card on the MBA your folder for Dropbox? And if so can you TrueCrypt it?


Jan 14, 2011, 03:35 AM
As long as you are not buying a real no-name brand I would always look for the class of the SD card.

For example: Transcend SD cards are more or less half the price of SanDisk and come as well in class 10.

Honestly, as 32GB SD Card and up I would get at least class 6 or 10 (don't know if there is class 8).