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Re: usb flash drives / sd




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On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 06:58:47PM -0500, Doug wrote:
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> On 08/11/2017 05:11 PM, Dan Ritter wrote:

[SLC, MLC, cheap...]

> Perhaps I misunderstood. I thought you were referring to usb flash drives.
> Do you mean these little chip gizmos that go into digital cameras?

No. Those are SD cards [1] (with some variations in the name, see the
reference. The USB sticks [2] (aka thumb drives, memory sticks, USB flash
drives etc.) all connect to an USB port.

The underlying storage technology is the same, the interfaces differ.

> (Hope I am not being a nuisance.)

Not at all!

cheers

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SD_Card
[2] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USB_stick

- -- tomás
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