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SeanC
09-08-2004, 06:44 PM
My olympus c-5060 camera is coming in tomorrow, and I am wondering which type of memory card i should get for it?

Ben Miller
09-08-2004, 07:55 PM
CompactFlash is cheaper and slightly faster in the 5060. I have a 256 MB CF in the CF slot and the stock 32 MB xD in the xD slot. I think of it as a reserve tank.

SeanC
09-08-2004, 08:00 PM
Alright thanks for the quick responses on both topics :).

about how many pictures do you get with that card on highest resolution?

Ben Miller
09-08-2004, 08:14 PM
On the SHQ setting I get around 80 photos on a 256 MB card.

SeanC
09-09-2004, 10:22 AM
Scandisk any good for memory cards? 40$ for 256mb CF doesnt seem bad... but its not a major brand.. at walmart onetheless

David Metsky
09-09-2004, 12:46 PM
Scandisk any good for memory cards?
Did you mean Sandisk? If so, they are one of the major card manufacturers in the world, I've never had a problem with their products.

-dave-