Memory Card Photo Recovery, retrieve deleted, formatted photos, videos from memory cards
Tags: memory card recovery, sd card retrieval, cf card recovery, p2 card recovery
There are various of memory cards served as removable memory – SD/SDHC/SDXC cards, microSD cards, xD picture cards, CompactFlash cards, P2 cards, etc. They are used to store information from cameras, smartphones, tablets, laptop computers, mp3 players and video game consoles. The famous memory card manufactures include Sandisk, Transcend, Sony, Kingston, Samsung, Lexar, PNY, etc.
Accidental deletion or formatting often happens when we use memory cards. If the memory card is accidentally formatted, all the data is not lost, so you can recover your photos, videos, document files. Formatting clears the directory from the card that is used to find and manage the files and creates a new directory. The files are still there, but there is no way for the camera or mobile phones to find them.
Please do not shoot any new images if the memory card is accidentally formatted, because the new images will overwrite the old images. There is a very strong possibility of retrieving images from a formatted memory card using Jihosoft photo recovery software, which can be downloaded from this site, both Windows and Mac versions are supported. It is the best choice for its simplicity and great recovering feature.
SD Card: Secure Digital (SD) is a non-volatile memory card format for use in portable devices, such as mobile phones, digital cameras, GPS navigation devices, and tablet computers. It includes miniSD card, microSD card, SDHC card, SDXC card, FlashAir SD card.
CF Card: CompactFlash (CF) is a mass storage device format produced by SanDisk in 1994 and used in portable electronic devices. It is now used for a variety of devices; most contain flash memory but some, such as the Microdrive, contain a hard disk.There are two main subdivisions of CF cards, Type I (3.3 mm thick) and the thicker Type II (CF2) cards (5 mm thick).
Memory Stick: Memory Stick is a removable flash memory card format, launched by Sony in 1998. The Memory Stick family includes Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory STick Micro (M2), Memory Stick PRO-HG, Memory Stick XC, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX.
MultiMedia Card: MultiMediaCard (MMC) is a flash memory memory card standard. Unveiled in 1997 by SanDisk and Siemens AG, it is based on Toshiba’s NAND-based flash memory, and is therefore much smaller than earlier systems based on Intel NOR-based memory such as CompactFlash.
SxS Card: SxS (S-by-S) is a flash memory standard compliant to the Sony and SanDisk-created ExpressCard standard. According to Sandisk and Sony, the cards have transfer rates of 800 Mbit/s and burst transfer rate of up to 2.5 Gbit/s. Sony uses these cards as the storage medium for their XDCAM EX line of professional video cameras.SxS PRO+ is a faster version of SxS designed for the recording of 4K resolution video.
P2 Card: P2 (P2 is a short form for “Professional Plug-In”) is a professional digital recording solid-state memory storage media format introduced by Panasonic in 2004, and especially tailored to electronic news-gathering (ENG) applications. It features tapeless (non-linear) recording of DV, DVCPRO, DVCPRO25, DVCPRO50, DVCPRO-HD, or AVC-Intra streams on a solid-state flash memory.
SmartMedia: SmartMedia is a flash memory card standard owned by Toshiba, with capacities ranging from 2 MB to 128 MB. SmartMedia was popular in digital cameras, and reached its peak in about 2001 when it garnered nearly half of the digital camera market. SmartMedia memory cards are no longer manufactured.
xD Picture Card: xD-Picture Card is a flash memory card format, used mainly in older digital cameras. It is developed by Olympus and Fujifilm, and introduced into the market in July 2002. xD stands for Extreme Digital. xD cards are available in capacities of 16 MiB up to 2 GiB. As of 2010, the xD format is obsolescent. New cards are still manufactured, but cameras supporting xD memory cards exclusively are no longer manufactured.