Originally Posted by Mooch
USB read speed is much faster than SD cards so I don't see how SD would help me
+1. I use a 2.5" USB hard drive and have no indexing issues with approx. 10,000 full-tagged songs. I don't have MFT though, only SYNC w/MyFord.
BTW, how many songs do you have on your USB stick? I ran into the same issue with constant indexing when I went over 10K songs on my HD.