The Panasonic HM-TA2 supports a better memory card type than most camcorders of a comparable spec and age to it. This video camera supports an SDXC compatible memory cards, whereas most medium total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it support an SDHC compatible memory cards. This camcorder also 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).
An SDXC compatible memory cards is in fact the best supported memory card type across all comparable spec video cameras that were released around the same time as the HM-TA2.
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.