do i need a memory card?

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User Info: civicspeedny

civicspeedny
5 years ago#1
im getting a vita this week when it comes out and plan on getting a game or 2 on cartridge do i still need a memory card to save ?
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User Info: ashphoenix77

ashphoenix77
5 years ago#2
if your system does not come with one then yes..you cant even set it up without one...i believe. lol
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User Info: pikachupwnage

pikachupwnage
5 years ago#3
Yes you do

don't waste time with a 4 or 8 gig crad those are total rip offs for what they offer and will run out fast

get a 16 or even better a 32GB
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User Info: civicspeedny

civicspeedny
5 years ago#4
ok thanks, i guess i will get a memory card and just 1 game for now
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User Info: Excaliber010

Excaliber010
5 years ago#5
Uh I'm pretty sure you don't need a 16 or 32 GB card. If your buying the physical copy's and not downloading them digitally, an 8 GB should be fine I would think.

I remember reading somewhere that if you installed/downloaded Uncharted via the store it's like 3GB's, but if you bought the physical copy then the save is not even 100 MB. If someone can verify that then I don't see why you wouldn't just get the physical copy...
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User Info: SomnusNemoris

SomnusNemoris
5 years ago#6
Yeah 8gb is going to be plenty enough for me considering I buy physical copies.

User Info: Neoreloaded313

Neoreloaded313
5 years ago#7
If you buy physical copy's a 4GB will be fine and you will never fill it with just game saves.
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User Info: Snoopydance

Snoopydance
5 years ago#8
^ Of course the save file is less 1than 100 Mb. Save files are tiny. If you have any PC games look at the save files for those: a few mb each, as much as an mp3 maybe.

Pikachu's logic is severely flawed. Buy the lowest card you can get away with. They're all overpriced, it doesn't make it better to buy a higher capacity more expensive card that you don't need just because it's a lower price per GB.

User Info: Chargrilled

Chargrilled
5 years ago#9
I would definitely advise getting a mem card. Even a 4gb will do just for saves and small psn download only games
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User Info: Yacovsup123

Yacovsup123
5 years ago#10
Snoopydance posted...
^ Of course the save file is less 1than 100 Mb. Save files are tiny. If you have any PC games look at the save files for those: a few mb each, as much as an mp3 maybe.

Pikachu's logic is severely flawed. Buy the lowest card you can get away with. They're all overpriced, it doesn't make it better to buy a higher capacity more expensive card that you don't need just because it's a lower price per GB.


i agree with you...just wait till the memory drops...unless youre planning on buying abunch of digital psp games
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