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memory card

[′mem·rē ‚kärd]
(computer science)
A small card, typically with dimensions of about 2 × 3 inches (5 × 8 centimeters), that can store information, usually in integrated circuits or magnetic strips.

memory card

(1) A user-replaceable module in a computer that holds RAM chips. "Memory card" mostly refers to flash chips in definition #2 below. See memory module.

(2) A removable module that contains non-volatile flash memory chips used for storage in digital cameras and mobile devices. The major card types are SD Cards, Memory Sticks and CompactFlash; the SD Card family being the most popular. See flash memory, memory card reader, SD Card, Memory Stick and CompactFlash.


Digital Film
Flash-based memory cards are 21st century "film." This digital SLR camera uses SD Cards, the most popular memory card type.







Memory Cards
Ever since digital cameras came on the scene in the late 1990s, a variety of memory cards have been developed.
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32MB of RAM provides performance to spare, while a CompactFlash(R) card slot can be used to add a memory card, digital camera card, modem card, or one of a wide variety of the other special-purpose cards.
The Kodak Personal Picture Maker by Lexmark incorporates an onboard digital camera card reader that loads, manipulates and prints digital photos, without having to connect cables to a computer or digital camera.
With the Color Digital Camera Card (CE-AG04) and top-of-the-line color Mobilon HC-4600, users can instantly take a color picture and send it anywhere in the world via e-mail.
In addition to the 16MB color centerpiece of the new line (HC-4500), the new Mobilon series features a monochrome unit with 16-grayscale LCD (8MB HC-4100) and an optional color digital camera card manufactured specifically for the Mobilon series.
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The printers accept a wide variety of digital camera cards and media, and they are designed for easy networking to PC workstations and Noritsu CT-2 consumer terminals.
The dDP-411 accepts a variety of digital camera cards and media, and it can easily be networked to PC workstations, he says.
Digital Camera Cards - SanDisk offers a complete line of cards in industry-standard formats that match the wide range of digital cameras in use today.
A good example is the Noritsu CT-1 consumer terminal, which allows customers to load their digital files and place orders from CDs and digital camera cards in a self-service environment.
In addition, about 800 of Rite Aid's 3,631 outlets now have Kodak's Picture Maker kiosks, which offer self-service processing of enlargements, reprints, minor print restorations as well as digital printing of images, either from picture CDs or digital camera cards.