Sometimes you may find it little confusing to go for the right memory card for your device as you know there are varieties of memory cards and which one works best for your device makes you confused! Will guide you through few facts which can help you out in choosing a memory card for your camera.
When it comes to memory cards it is very sure that you need maximum space to store all your pictures, videos and not the least so check out for memory cards which starts from 1GB.
Great news the SD association has come up with two symbols for the customers to choose the best memory card for their device. UHS-I and UHS Speed Class 1. UHS-I needed for bus interface and speeds up to 104 Megabytes/second and latter one supports real time video recording and found on UHS-I SDXC and SDHC high performance memory cards. Speed Class 2, 4, 6 and 10 are found in those non UHS- SD cards like HD and XC which got minimum performance than 1.
It is up to you to decide on the memory cards to use in your device as new symbols supports your old device as well the new device. You could put your old memory card in your new device but the only difference is that the new symbols memory cards gets you the maximum performance. You need to check in whether your newly bought memory card goes well with your digital camera.
You can check the card and see what format the card reads. The common ones are xD, SD and Compact Flash I. Also check out your camera media slot for any information.
It is also recommended that you need to check for the brand of memory card rather going for least quality or unheard ones. But think if you get the needed memory card from one brand more cheaper though your camera supports a costly one is it good you go for the pocket friendly one.
If you got any more doubts whether the memory card is compatible or not go type your camera name and model number on internet browser and you could read through plenty of reviews and specifications which could help you a lot!
Here is a video clip if you are still at dilemma!