Subject: Re: Cheap SD Cards
On Nov 18, 2017, PeterN wrote
> On 11/18/2017 7:31 PM, Savageduck wrote:
> > On Nov 18, 2017, Eric Stevens wrote
> > (in article<email@example.com>):
> > > On Sun, 19 Nov 2017 10:57:11 +1300, Eric Stevens
> > ><firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > <<Snip>>
> > > > Does this throw any light on the card requirements?
> > > > https://www.dropbox.com/s/6a9lvyuhcy5970r/D800%20Cards.jpg?dl=0
> > >
> > > Is a UHS-II card a "Type II card" which the manual says "cannot be
> > > used"?
> > Yup!
> > So now we know, the problem was, Peter was using a card which the D800
> > couldn't support. This time he actually had too much card for the camera.
> > There is nothing wrong with the card, and he should be able to use it in his
> > D500. That will handle UHS-II cards.
> For other reasons, I had decided not to do business with the local store
> who sold me the Delkin, knowing it was for the D800.
> The Delkin was manufactured long after the D800 manual was printed.
> However, I am not taking any chances. That card has been trashed.
> I will be talking to Nikon support about this question.
It should work fine in your D500. I hope that was just a figurative trashing.
> BTW. This article implies backward compatibility: