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    Wireless SD card

    Okay, geting a HP Ipaq 1940 and need wireless access, so I'm going to have to fork out for a wireless SD card.

    Has anyone got one of these? What's with the prices?

    Cheapest I can find is a SanDisk one at Ebuyer for £66. Any suggestions for cheap places? Was looking at importing one from the US but they're still £45 so it's not worth the hassle.

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    I bought the sandisk one for just over £50 from an ebay shop in the states, and that was all I paid
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    *cough* linkage?

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    Btw is it any good?

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    Just look for "sd wifi" on ebay, and yes, it is
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    Fortunally enough my iPAQ has built in wifi. And I must say a memory card to extend it's 128MB was nice to have (640MB in total now)

    Is there any wifi SD-cards with memory in them aswell? If there is, I'd recommend you to get one of those instead... I know atleast I would have some problems with only that memory... and swapping cards isn't too fun I'd say.
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    not on the market yet I believe..

    edit: aha - http://www.sandisk.com/pressrelease/20040524b.html

    Dunno when that'll actually hit uk resellers though..
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    I was just on the SanDisk site looking at this

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    Just been digging a bit further and apparently uk retailers are expecting stock some time in the next month
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    Just make sure your PDA supports SDIO (Secure Digital Input Output) rather than just a standard SD memory card.

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    now that's the weird thing, apparently my Medion MPPC250 isn't SDIO, yet the wifi card works anyway..
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