xd to sd adapter is there such a thing?

Discussion in 'Digital Cameras' started by Paul Heslop, Nov 14, 2006.

  1. Paul Heslop

    Paul Heslop Guest

    Both my mum in law and myself have panasonic dvd recorders which have
    a slot for sd cards, but both of us have cams which take xd cards. Is
    there such a thing as a genuine adapter to plug an xd card into an sd
    slot?
     
    Paul Heslop, Nov 14, 2006
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  2. Paul Heslop

    AZ Nomad Guest

    No and there never will be and the interfaces are too different. Go get
    some SD cards and forget about using the XD cards in an adapter.
     
    AZ Nomad, Nov 14, 2006
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  3. Paul Heslop

    Paul Heslop Guest

    are you telling me that an xd camera will accept an sd card or am I
    missing something?
     
    Paul Heslop, Nov 14, 2006
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  4. Paul Heslop

    AZ Nomad Guest

    No. How the hell did you get that from what I posted?
    If you need an SD card, then buy an SD card. Forget about using
    XD cards in an adapter. If you also need some XD cards, then buy
    some of those too and understand that the two are totally incompatible
    and that adapters will never exist.
     
    AZ Nomad, Nov 14, 2006
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  5. Paul Heslop

    Paul Heslop Guest

    I was being sarcastic... still haven't found an emoticon for that.
    Then you completely misunderstood my question. The cameras in
    question, from which images would be transferred via the slot on the
    machine with the inserting of a card are both XD cameras. Buying a
    shitload of SD cards wouldn't change that. I don't own an SD card,
    haven't seen one up close so was asking if there was such a thing as
    an adapter.... the answer was no, i pretty much worked that out, but
    then you advised me to go out and buy an SD card... which would... er,
    do no good whatsoever.
     
    Paul Heslop, Nov 14, 2006
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  6. Paul Heslop

    AZ Nomad Guest

    If you need to transfer pictures from one media to another then get
    readers for both for your computer and copy. Or use the camera's
    usb cable.
     
    AZ Nomad, Nov 15, 2006
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