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What Memory Stick® media is compatible with the computers that have a built-in Memory Stick® media slot?

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Computers with built in Memory Stick slots will support all Memory Stick media. Memory stick PRO-HG™ media and PRO-HG Duo™ media are supported, but the computer does not support 8-bit parallel data transfer.

IMPORTANT: Magic Gate™ Memory Stick media is compatible with the built-in Memory Stick slot. However, the Magic Gate properties of the Memory Stick media will only function on units displaying the MG logo.

NOTES:

  • Some Memory Stick slot-equipped computers come with the Memory Stick Format Utility which should be used when formatting the Memory Stick media.
  • Formatting the Memory Stick media with the operating system may result in format errors. The Memory Stick Format Utility is available for download.
  • The Memory Stick Format Utility is available at the Sony® eSupport Web site at http://esupport.sony.com.
  • Firmware updates to support the Memory Stick PRO™ media may be available on the Sony® eSupport Web site at http://esupport.sony.com.