On Wed, Dec 3, 2014 at 8:23 AM, Dave Kerber
<dker...@warrenrogersassociates.com> wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: dmccunney [mailto:dennis.mccun...@gmail.com]
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 02, 2014 8:55 PM
>> To: Discussion and general questions about FreeDOS.
>> Subject: Re: [Freedos-user] Quickview ver 2.60
>> > When I try to format very large SD chips with DOS; the
>> > software just gives up. Small sd chips do format but slowly.
>> > Large CF chips format in a few seconds.
>> That's an OS and old hardware issue,  It's not inherent to SD.
> To a certain extent it is.  SD has a slower interface than CF does.
> That's why all high-end cameras use CF rather than SD cards.

I don't think they all do, and there is certainly a lot of animated
discussion on photography site about which is better.  CF seems to get
the nod for potentially higher read/write speeds, especially when
shooting video and the concern is whether the storage media can keep
up with the data to be stored.

I have never seen it being an issue in the sort of usage talked about here.

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