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Old 03-23-2010, 04:09 AM   #1
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Post Stay away from Kingston microSD Cards!

Well at least the ones assembled in Taiwan.

The performance difference between the one assembled in Japan is huge.

Video showing so
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Old 03-23-2010, 06:59 AM   #2
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Kingston takes yet another hit.
Yes, you'll lose your job.
But in the long run it will be better for you and your neighbors... Trust me
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Old 03-25-2010, 10:23 PM   #3
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That explains some weirdness I had with my handheld GPS. Bummer, Thanks for the info.
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Old 05-03-2010, 01:33 AM   #4
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Oops...I got 3 Kingston cards at home...

Should I be awared of this issue.
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Old 05-03-2010, 01:42 AM   #5
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no kidding, i have one in my cell phone that is so slow it takes 2 min to save a 200k picture. And pauses for 20 seconds when starting a mp3.
i7 930 @ 4.2Ghz 1.35V -- Asus P6X58D-E -- Noctua NH-D14 -- Corsair XMS3 6GB 1600Mhz
SLI GTX 460 860Mhz -- Intel 120GB G2 SSD -- 2 x 2TB WD Black
Corsair 850w TX PSU -- Corsair 600T case -- WD Green 2TB -- Seagate LP 2TB

Oppan Gangnam style all up in this mother!
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kingston, microsd, performance, slow

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