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Old September 7, 2012, 10:35 PM
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Default SDHC card classes - difference noticeable?

Looking at picking up a good-sized micro-SD card and am debating about the speed versus capacity question. I've only used a class 4 card on a Bold 9700, so it's unlikely the speed of the card was a hamper on the performance of the phone.

For more modern phones, particularly Android, is there a noticeable difference between say a class 4 and a class 10? I understand the value for cameras and rapid shooting, but am unsure if the same holds true for a smartphone.
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Old September 7, 2012, 10:51 PM
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No. Its only benefit in a phone would be faster file transfers.
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Old September 8, 2012, 12:26 AM
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if you're storing apps on the card, then yes, absolutely a huge difference. - and smartphones these days have burst modes too.
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