The Canon XA25 supports a better memory card type than most video cameras of this type and age. This video camera supports an SDXC memory card, whereas most camcorders of this age and spec support an SD memory card. In addition, this Canon camcorder supports an SDHC memory card. 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 in fact the best supported memory card type amongst all video cameras that are a comparable age to the XA25.
A MicroSD (Transflash) memory card 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.