Griffin Expresscard Reader.. any compatible cards??

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Jookbox, Aug 23, 2007.

  1. Jookbox macrumors 6502

    Jan 19, 2002
    I just got the Griffin Expresscard/34 reader for my MBP. I also got a Kingston 2GB SD card. I've tried everything and even formatted it to HFS+ on my PC. It just doesn't get recognized. I insert the crappy 16MB card that came with my camera and it works just fine.

    Does anyone know what's wrong, or know of a 2GB card that's confirmed to work?

  2. Jookbox thread starter macrumors 6502

    Jan 19, 2002
    just in case anyone asks or searches for this question, i got this email from griffin:

  3. aliquis- macrumors 6502a

    May 20, 2007
    Quite common, my quite recently bought usb card reader couldn't handle it either, sucks. Just return it and get something better, preferably something which says it can handle bigger cards, maybe even sdhc?
  4. nick123 macrumors newbie

    Aug 16, 2007
    thats weird. I have the same reader and it reads my sandisk 2gb without any problems.
  5. feelthefire macrumors 6502a

    Jun 13, 2006
    SDHC is different, so getting that doesn't guarantee the 2gb card will work.

    i have a $15 usb SD reader from best buy that reads my 2gb kingston card just fine.

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