SD-XC 2TB SD Cards on the horizon...

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Indy21, Jan 7, 2009.

  1. Indy21 macrumors 6502

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    I just found this very interesting and exciting. If 2 Terabyte SD cards are coming within a year what do you think the chances are we'll see a SD slot on our iphones come 2010?

    Check out this article:
    <http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/FlmF3dTtoAo/new-sd-card-spec-supports-2tb-capacities>

    The SD Association has announced a new card spec dubbed SDXC (eXtended Capacity) that can support memory capacities up to 2TB with read/write speeds to 104MB per second. According to their calculations, that would mean you could store 100 high-def ..
     
  2. Tallest Skil macrumors P6

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    Not only does SDHC already do this, but we also won't be seeing these in the iPhone.
     
  3. dalvin200 macrumors 68040

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    i thought sdhc was topped at 32gb?
     
  4. OllyW Moderator

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    SDHC only goes up to 32GB at the moment. The new SD-XC announced today will allow up to 2TB.
     
  5. Tallest Skil macrumors P6

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    Bingo. It's an artificial limit.
     

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