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Will pictures remain sharp when a smart card is reused several times?

\015 I bought a new camera because my old camera took poor pictures. I have used the smart card and erased pictures several times. I wonder if a smart card records poorly after several uses. I will not reuse it in my new camera if a smart card weakens over time with use. Does the clarity lessen with reuse?\015

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No. images are stored digitally, so a one bit remains a one, while a zero remains a zero. The card will wear out eventually, after hundreds of thousands of write cycles, but that's after decades of normal use.
More importantly, you want to format the card regularly, like after each time you download pictures to a computer. If you simply delete the pictures each time, you're all but guaranteed to have a file system error eventually. Formatting avoids this.
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