The Sony HDR-AS200 supports a better memory card type than most video cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This video camera supports an SDXC memory card, whereas most video cameras that came out around the same time as it support an SD memory card. In addition, this camcorder support sd and sdhc and sdxc 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 across all video cameras of a comparable spec and age to the HDR-AS200.
A MicroSDXC memory card is the worst supported memory card type amongst comparable types of camcorder.
SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB.