Micro SD cards

  Clapton is God 11:52 AM 10 Aug 11
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Just bought a new mobile which can take a micro SD card to expand the memory/storage.

Is it better to transfer photos from the phone to my PC using a micro USB cable attached to the phone or to buy a separate USB adaptor to fit the card into.

If a USB adaptor, do members recommend any particular make/model?

  Nontek 11:55 AM 10 Aug 11
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MicroSd/SD Adapter card, then use a everyday Card Reader on PC.

  Nontek 11:57 AM 10 Aug 11
  Clapton is God 12:02 PM 10 Aug 11

Nontek

Thanks, but my PC doesn't have the ability to take/read an SD card which is why I asked about USB devices.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:08 PM 10 Aug 11

Just plug the phone into the PC via its USB connector the phone memory and Micro SD car will be detected as mass storage devices and shown in my computer as extra drives.

  Clapton is God 12:22 PM 10 Aug 11

Fruit Bat

That seems to be the answer.

As you probably guessed, I'm new to the world of micro SD cards. ;-))

  Lio 12:32 PM 10 Aug 11

Agree with Fruit Bat. Also, dependant on phone model, you may have to turn it off and take the battery out to access the micro sd card.

  morddwyd 19:50 PM 10 Aug 11

Many manufacturers/retailers include an adaptor when you buy a micro SD card.

In fact, I have never found one that doesn't, but I'm sure they exist!

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