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How important you would rate the USB feature?

I am buying a digital camera. I can just stretch my budget to get an Olympus c2020z - this is the cheapest camera that has the features I want - manual focus/exposure and movie mode. One anoying problem however, is that it does not support USB connection. Just wondered how important you would rate the USB feature? Can anyone give a rough idea of how long it takes to transfer a full memeory card using the serial cable? Should re-think my choice because the 2020 doesnt have USB? - but as my budget cannot go any higher I would have to settle for autofocus or somthing like that

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There you go then Nick. Not only a satisfactory answer but when you get it you'll find it a very satisfactory solution. Why worry about USB in camera - that's second-rate as a download compared with a USB reader - card direct to computer (to USB port) via the reader is about 10 times the speed of a camera USB to serial. By the way, you'll just LOVE the 2020 - especially when you shoot in low light with that f2 lens to help you. Set it up right. HQ at 1600x1200 will do you fine to start with and give you plenty of pics on a modest card (about 64 on a 32Meg). 'P' mode with AutoWB, Auto ISO, Auto-everything and just shoot away and have fun - great shots

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