How can I add a memory card reader to my desktop computer?
Question by Kareena /

I bought an inexpensive replacement desktop when both my desktop and laptop died in the same week. There is no memory card reader slot on it and I need to be able to read memory cards. Is there a device for this? Thank you in advance.

Browse other questions & answers in the category ; tagged , , , , .
Join live MakeUseOf Groups on Grouvi App Join live Groups on Grouvi
Android OS Tips
Android OS Tips
314 Members
Cool Toys and Gadgets
Cool Toys and Gadgets
108 Members
Apple Hardware Discussion
Apple Hardware Discussion
67 Members
Wearable Tech
Wearable Tech
48 Members

Comments for this Question are closed.

Answer (1)
  • Tina


    did your old desktop computer have a card reader? You might be able to remove it from there and connect it to your new desktop computer.

    Otherwise, the best solution would be to get a USB memory card reader that you can connect via USB. They cost 20 to 30 Dollars. For example ImageMate from SanDisk.

    If you need a really cheap solution, you can get a USB stick that runs with memory cards. Some shops on Amazon currently offer them for less than 3 Dollars and with free shipping, for example this 10 in 1 Mini USB 2.0 Memory Card Reader Writer.

New comment

Please login to avoid entering captcha

Log In