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Memory card compatibility and performance

edited May 2012 Posted in » Nikon D5100 Forum
They say that no question is a stupid one if you don't know the answer. I may be testing the limits of that statement!

I know that the Nikon D5100 accepts SD, SDHC and SDXC cards. Other than card capacity and speed, is there any reason to use one particular type of the three cards?

I have a 32 GB Lexar LX series class 10 card. Should I be "good to go" as far as my memory card for a while, or should I make some other purchase? Thanks!


  • edited December 2013
    Hi Moose,
    I have a PNY professional 32gb class10 memory card. Do I need a different card for my D5100?
  • edited December 2013
    The short answer is no. Your card is just champion (English expression).
    Regards, PBked
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