The GZ-VX715 supports an SDXC compatible memory cards which is better than most video cameras of a comparable age and type to it. Most camcorders that have been available for a similar time to it support an SDHC compatible memory cards. In addition, this video camera supports an SD compatible memory cards. SDXC cards are SD cards but with a much higher capacity and faster processing speeds. They have a maximum capacity of 2TB (Terabytes).
This camcorder's memory card type (SDXC) is actually the best supported memory card type amongst all medium total megapixels video cameras that have been available for more than two years.
A MicroSD (Transflash) compatible memory cards is the worst supported memory card type across similar types of camcorder.
SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB.