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Blackberry Curve 8310 Memory Card

blackberry-8310-memory-cardWhen it comes to Blackberry Curve 8310 Memory Cards, there are a host of different choices available. Good thing you are reading this post, as we will provide all the information you need on these particular cards, as well as the best places to get these cards for cheap.

A lot of people who have recently purchased a Blackberry 8310 usually want to know what is the best memory card for their phone. They also want to know what type of memory card can also be used in their Blackberry. We will explain all of those questions in detail below.

One of the great things about having extra memory for your Blackberry is that with this card you have the ability to increase the amount of memory capacity of the device. This means that you will be able to store more videos, music, ring tones, movies and documents on the phone.

The Blackberry 8310 is capable of using different sized Micro SD and Micro SDHC memory cards. These are some very small cards and they measure 15mm × 11mm × 0.7mm. This is about the size of a dime.

What Size Memory Card Do I Need for my Blackberry Curve 8310?

If you have just purchased a Blackberry Curve 8310, you probably want to know what size memory card you will need for your phone. What you will be using the memory card in the phone for will determine what size MicroSD or MircoSDHC you should get. If you plan on saving a lot of movies, music, documents and ring tones to the memory card, then you should definitely consider one of the higher capacity cards. The sizes of these high-capacity cards will vary from 1GB, 2GB, 4GB, 6GB, 8GB, 16GB and 32GB. If you do not plan on saving a lot of data, but would like to have extra space, then you should look at smaller sized cards with sizes such as 128mb, 256mb and 512mb. These are cheaper and will be able to provide the storage space that you will need.

A Recommendation From Us:  It is always a good idea to purchase higher capacity Blackberry 8310 memory cards. As the years go by, memory usage will always increase. It is always good to have a higher capacity, especially since the prices are so cheap.

Will MicroSDHC Cards Work in the Blackberry Curve 8310?

There is a bit of confusion when it comes to the differences between  Micro SD and Micro SDHC memory cards. This is even more pronounced when it comes to which card will work in the Blackberry. You should be aware that MicroSD and MicroSDHC are almost the same, except that the SDHC has a higher capacity. Micro SD cards goes out to 2 GB, while MicroSDHC cards range from 4 GB to 32 GB. A while back, many of the older Blackberry phones were not capable of reading the high capacity cards. As a result someone would purchase a 4 GB only to find out that it is not working. These problems do not occur anymore, as there have been firmwares that have been released, which allows the phones to read different sized cards.

The firmware version of your Blackberry operating system here will determine what size cards can be read.

Below is a table that will list the firmware version and the size Micro SD and Mirco SDHC cards they will be able to read.

BlackBerry Operating System Version Size of MicroSD Card
BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.0 Up to 2GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.1 Up to 4GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.2 Up to 4GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.3.0 Up to 8GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.5.0 Up to 8GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.5.0.81 and Up Up to 16GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.6.0 and later Up to 32GB

Where Can I Get Memory Cards for the Blackberry Curve 8310?

If you want to get amazing deals on Blackberry 8310 memory cards, then your best bet is to check online or at regular electronic retail stores.

Internet – If you want amazing deals on Blackberry 8310 Micro SD & Micro SDHC cards, then your best option is to check online. There are many different retailers online carry a wide variety of prices for these memory cards. Great deals can always be found on the Internet.

Electronic Stores – These retail stores are also good place to get great deals on memory card for your Blackberry. Often there are sales and specials available and sometimes the prices are low enough to compete with prices found online.

Cost of Blackberry Curve 8310 Memory Cards

There are many different factors associated with the cost of a Blackberry Curve 8310 Micro SD or Micro SDHC card. The brand and size capacity of the card are some of the most important factors that are responsible for the overall price of the card. Higher capacity cards will cost a lot more than the smaller ones. You should be aware that over the past couple of years, memory card prices have become extremely cheap. For that reason, it is always a good idea to get a high capacity card for a really low rate.

James Dalton
 

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Eli - April 29, 2011

Does it matter what class of card?

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James Dalton - May 3, 2011

No it doesn’t. Class 2 or 4 will work perfectly in the Blackberry Curve 8310

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kristel hulston - May 11, 2011

ive plugged my phone in to my computer to add some music to my memory card, but when i took it off my memory card had none of the music on there, but when i plugged it back in the music was showing it was on the on the comp screen, ive backed it all up and formatted the memory card through the computer and the phone, i replaced the music back on to my phone ive took my batt out and put it back in but its still not showing up ..??

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