PC hardware forum: Memory Card Life-span

by: mgreve February 10, 2006 5:49 AM PST

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Memory Card Life-span

by mgreve - 2/10/06 5:49 AM

My company is looking to make a large investment in SD memory cards for our business because our research has told us that SD cards are the most popular camera media.
Is anyone aware of any research on the longevity of SD media, or flash memory in general? AND what is the general feeling on the lifespan of SD before it is replaced with something newer/better. Is it safe to assume we can expect a five-year availability of this media and the cameras that use it?

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