Using the SD card as the default storage for photos seems to be the best way to avoid clogging up of your Internet storage if you take too many photos. You can surely do the same even if you do not take a great number of photos but it would not make much of a difference then.But how to use SD card as the default photo storage on Android? Is […]
There was no way to store apps on SD Card earlier. The Android tinkerers preferred to achieve root access in order to store apps on SD Card. But, following the launch of Android 5.0 Lollipop, some of the Android smartphones started offering the ability to its users to store apps on SD Card. And, it has been a consistent feature on many Android smartphones but not all.
Most Android phones don’t come with a big internal storage space, but many have a SD card slot to expand the storage. SD cards are inexpensive and can be easily moved from one device to another. However, android apps downloaded by default to the internal storage, which can fill up quickly.Once it is full, you will start seeing an annoying “low storage” notification and the situation may also slow your […]
Whether you like it or not, 4K video is coming to blow your minds with the amount of detail you can see over your everyday 1080p LED TV set. That means we’re going to have to upgrade our gadgets to start shooting content in 4K, which also means memory cards will have to receive a boost as well in order to keep up with these new products. Thankfully, the SD […]
If the current top of the line SD cards aren’t fast enough for you, Toshiba has got an answer on the way. The company announced today its new line of EXCERIA high performance SDXC and SDHC memory cards. Touted to offer the highest performance levels available, these SD cards are fully compliant with the SD Memory Card Standard Ver.3.0. UHS-I and feature maximum read/write speeds of up to 95MBs and […]
The humble SD memory card has certainly come a long way from its early beginnings, and now we have word from the SD Association that they will be extending the utility of its world-leading memory card standards. How so, you ask? For starters, how about a spanking new strategy that will see them work alongside GlobalPlatform so that smart-chip technology in SD standards will allow phones as well as other […]
Despite how bright, accurate, or vivid our camera LCD displays are, it’s probably a lot more convenient to view photos on a larger display, perhaps on a tablet like the iPad, which is why Photojojo has recently unveiled the iPad CF and SD card reader, which will allow users to attach a CF or SD card reader to the iPad in order to retrieve/view the photos from the memory card.
Xoom owners rejoice; the long awaited update which brings SD card functionality to the Android tablet is finally here. Verizon’s recently announced update for the Motorola Xoom has been reported to have started rolling out to its customers. The update is labeled HTJ85 and will enable the SD card on the Xoom, a feature that the Xoom has been lacking since its launch, which is good news for those of […]
While most SD cards are good enough for a wide range of consumers, Apacer has announced a new type of SD card that’s been designed for use in embedded systems in harsh environments. No word on what these SD cards will be called, but they will be compliant with the Ver. 2.0 standard and SDHC Class 10 high-speed transmission so there’s no need for hardware manufacturers to create new SD […]
Toshiba has just introduced one of the oddest SD cards ever. Called the Toshiba Write Once, this SD card functions just like a regular SD Card – except that you can only write on it once. This means that whatever you store on the card will be forever preserved like a non-rewritable CD/DVD/Blu-ray disc. Files written onto the card can’t be erased, or modified, you can’t even format the card […]
Samsung has just unveiled a new line of SD cards that are designed to take a beating or whatever you can throw at them. Okay, maybe not everything but these cards sure look like they can take some punishment. Coming in two categories – Essential (Class 4) and Plus (Class 6), these SDHC cards range in capacities from 4GB to 16GB and boast read speeds of up to 17MB/s and […]
It’s nice to know that folks with some hardware skills are capable of modifying their hardware to solve those irritating little problems. A user out there wanted to know when the SD card in his Nintendo Wii was being used and as such he decided to hack in an indicator LED using a PICAXE 08M and added it next to the slot. Sounds like a simple but very useful little […]
Patriot Memory has announced a fast class 10 memory card in 16 GB and 32 GB varieties in the micro SDHC format. The cards are part of Patriot’s LX series and are covered by a 5-year warranty. Both cards will fit with a microSD to SD adapter, allowing the smaller memory cards to be readable in devices with an SD card slot. The 32 GB card is said to be […]
We can understand that you’ve seen plenty of memory card readers out there, but then again, some card readers do look great, and we’re talking about the Elecom MR-C27 SD card reader. It’s designed like a small cube, featuring four SD card slots for you to pop your SD/microSD/miniSD cards into it like how you’d stuff bread into the toaster. It actually looks like something that would match the modern […]