Is USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer recommended?

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Is USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer recommended?

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Hi, for the XU4/N2/H2, if I buy the eMMC Module Reader Board for OS upgrade, is it recommended to buy also the USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer?

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Only if you plan to write the emmc (or multiple emmcs) frequently. Otherwise use the microsd-emmc adapter and a usb-micro-sd reader.
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mad_ady wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:09 am
Only if you plan to write the emmc (or multiple emmcs) frequently. Otherwise use the microsd-emmc adapter and a usb-micro-sd reader.
Thanks. Some users mentioned about microsd-emmc adapter. I cannot find it in the product page. Is it the same as "eMMC Module Reader Board for OS upgrade"?

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Re: Is USB3.0 eMMC Module Writer recommended?

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They don't sell any. If you don't have a reliable one, I think it's best to get the usb-emmc writer, to avoid bad sd card readers.
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