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How Much DATA will SD Card Hold
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Based on my first week of use on new AirCurve 10 ASV the SD card has 25.8MB data used and it is a (4GB) 3.69GB card. It occurs to me it will go for about 2-1/2 years before getting filled up.

Anyone want to confirm or dispute my calculations?
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#2
After 13 continuous months of use, my 2 GB card still has 1.8 GB of free space.  At this rate, it could go several more years.
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(03-28-2017, 01:37 PM)SleeplessinPgh Wrote: After 13 continuous months of use, my 2 GB card still has 1.8 GB of free space.  At this rate, it could go several more years.

Yeah, the data doesn't seem to take up much space on those cards. I was curious because after the newness wears off I'm not going to want to download the data everyday.  Oh-jeez
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#4
Isn't is amazing how much data can be stored in such a small space? I just looked it up, and in 1981 (not so long ago at all!) you could get a 5 MB, yes, I said megabyte, hard drive for $3,500.00!! In 1980 IBM came out with the first gigabyte hard drive, which was $40,000.00, was the size of a refrigerator, and weighed 550 lbs! Crazy, eh?
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#5
975 days and card barely touched. 4GB
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The card may wear out before it ever fills up with data.

I am on a second card, because the first one cracked on the side, but all hours
were transferred to second card.

884 days, card reads 90% free space. 2GB
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(03-29-2017, 08:07 AM)OpalRose Wrote: The card may wear out before it ever fills up with data.

I am on a second card, because the first one cracked on the side, but all hours
were transferred to second card.  

884 days, card reads 90% free space.  2GB

Laugh-a-lot when I read that, it's so true. Much more likely to lose it or drop it in the bowl than fill it up lol.
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#8
It appears that Respironics machines are miserly in their data storage. My Resmed AirSense Autoset filled its original 2GB card to about 75% in about 18 months. I'm on my second card, an 8GB card which should last quite a while.
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