[ubuntu-uk] High Capacity SD cards

Simon Greenwood sfgreenwood at gmail.com
Tue Sep 8 14:41:14 UTC 2015

Mechanically I can't see any reason why not as the cards should be broadly
compatible with any reader although if you're running 32-bit I assume you
have older hardware which might not. However, at the current price I'm not
sure if it's worth it as a backup solution.

On Tue, 8 Sep 2015 08:23 Nigel Verity <nigelverity at hotmail.com> wrote:

> Hi
> I am considering using high capacity SD cards (256 or 512Gb) for backups
> instead of the external USB hard drives that I use at present.
> Can anybody assure me that SD cards of this capacity will actually be
> usable? Is there any constraint imposed by the OS (32/64bit), or by the
> laptop hardware (built-in reader vs external)?
> I am currently running 14.10, 32 bit.
> Thanks
> Nige
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