The Panasonic HDC-TM80 supports an SDXC compatible memory cards which is better than the SD compatible memory cards supported by most small total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This video camera also supports an SDHC 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 video camera's memory card type (SDXC) is actually the best supported memory card type amongst all small total megapixels video cameras that have been around for around the same time as the HDC-TM80.
A MicroSD (Transflash) compatible memory cards is the worst supported memory card type across comparable types of video camera.
SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB.