Memory cards

Memory cards are film equivalent with analog photography, respectively media for storing shot photographs. Market development and adapting of cards to match camera design has lead to having few different types of memory cards. The most important types of memory cards are: Compact Flash (CF), Microdrive, Multimedia Card (MMC), Secure Digital, Memory stick, xD Picture Card, Memory stick Duo, Memory stick pro. More about specific type of card in separate chapters. Also, some of the cheapest cameras have built in memory of small capacity that can, but doesn't have to be expandable.