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Memory Stick® Media Compatibility Information for Sony Accessories

Applicable Products and Categories of This Article

Important Information:

  • This "Compatibility Chart" only provides compatibility testing results for the Memory Stick media applications listed in each product's instruction manual with Memory Stick media types listed below.
  • This chart does not guarantee support for all Memory Stick media types' performance nor compatibility among Memory Stick media compliant products.
  • Memory Stick media transmission speed varies by, and depends on, host hardware devices' features and circumstances of use.
  • Attach a dedicated adapter to use Memory Stick Duo™ media in a slot for standard size media.
  • The Memory Stick media capacity indicated on the packaging will differ from actual usable capacity. A portion of the memory is used for data management file functions. Refer to the back of the packaging for the minimum guaranteed capacity. Click here to view the Memory Stick media user capacity chart.
  • Models listed in this color are discontinued.
  • This compatibility chart and specifications are subject to change without notice.


Remarks:

*1=Data over 123MB cannot be recorded in a single session.
*2=Memory Stick media with 128MB or 128MBX2 capacity are not compatible with this product type.
*3=For Memory Stick Duo media ONLY. Standard Memory Stick media cannot be used.
*4=Standard/Duo compatible slot equipped. Memory Stick Duo media can be used with this product without an adapter.
*6=Incompatible with high-speed parallel data transfer interfaces.
*7=Memory Stick media transmission speed varies by, and depends on, host hardware devices' features.
*8=A dedicated adapter (MSAC-M2) must be attached to use Memory Stick Duo™ or MagicGate Memory Stick Duo media.
*9=The MSAC-MMS adapter must be attached to use the Memory Stick Micro™ media in a slot for standard size Memory Stick Pro media. Compatibility is not guaranteed when using the MSAC-MMD adapter in combination with another adapter.
*10=Compatibility with the 1GB/2GB Memory Stick Duo is not verified.
*11=SonicStage 4.3 is required to handle copyright-protected music data.
*12=The MSAC-MMD adapter must be attached to use Memory Stick Micro™ media in a slot for Duo size Memory Stick Pro media.
*13=This product is not compatible with Microsoft® Windows98, Microsoft® Windows 98SE, and Microsoft® Windows Me.
*14=The file system incorporated in the Memory Stick limits the capacity of a file to be recorded or played back to less than 4GB..
*15=This product is made by Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
*16=The transmission speed may not be faster when using the Memory Stick Pro (High Speed / Mark 2) and Memory Stick Pro-HG.
*17=This media may not be available in all countries due to variations in radio wave regulations.
*18=The TransferJet™ function is not compatible with this product.



Memory Stick® and Memory Stick PRO™ compatibility information


Legend:

X=No compatibility
O=Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
C=Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
—=Not guaranteed

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Model TypesMemory Stick®Memory Stick PRO™Memory Stick PRO™Memory Stick PRO™
Mark 2 *16
TransferJet™ Memory Stick™*16*17
 memory stick memory stick pro memory stick memory stick mark
Standard Size32MB / 64MB / 128MB / 128MBX2 *1256MB / 512MB / 1GB256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB       
Duo Size32MB / 64MB / 128MB256MB / 512MB256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB4GB*13 8GB*13*14 1GB / 2GB / 4GB8GB *1416GB*1432GB*148GB
Models
External Floppy Disk Drive
MSFD-20UO*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
Floppy Disk Adapter
MSAC-FD1AO*8XXXXXXXXX
MSAC-FD2MO*8XXXXXXXXX
MSAC-FD2MAO*8XXXXXXXXX
Hard Disk Drive Storage Unit
HDPS-L1OOOOXXXXX
HDPS-M1OOOOO
HDPS-M10OOOOOO
MRW62EOOOOOOOOOO*18
X=No compatibility
O=Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
C=Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
—=Not guaranteed
Memory Stick Size32MB / 64MB / 128MB256MB / 512MB / 1GB256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB4GB*13 8GB*13*14 1GB / 2GB / 4GB8GB *1416GB *1432GB *148GB
Memory Stick® Adapters
MSAC-EX1C*3C*3*11C*3*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11*18
MSAC-MCF1NO*3O*3O*3OOOOOOO*18
MSAC-PC3O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-PC3/NO*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-PC4O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-USM1OOOOOOOOOO*18
Memory Card Readers
MCMD-R1O*8O*8O*8
X=No compatibility
O=Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
C=Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
—=Not guaranteed
Memory Stick Size32MB / 64MB / 128MB256MB / 512MB / 1GB256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB4GB*13 8GB*13*14 1GB / 2GB / 4GB8GB *1416GB *1432GB *148GB
Memory Stick® USB Reader/Writers
MSAC-US1O*8XXXXXXXXX
MSAC-US1AO*8XXXXXXXXX
MSAC-US2O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8
MSAC-US20C*8*11O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-US20/NC*8*11O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-US30C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11*18
MSAC-US40C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11*18
MSAC-US5O*8XXXXXXXXX
MSAC-US7O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8
MSAC-US70C*8*11O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-US70NC*8*11O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*18
MSAC-UAM1XXXXXXXXXX
MSAC-UAM2XXXXXXXXXX
MSAC-UAH1O*3O*3O*3OOOOOOO*18
NAVITUS™ Remote Control
RM-NX7000O*8XXXXXXXXX

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High Speed Memory Stick PRO™, Memory Stick PRO-HG™, PSP™ Memory Stick™, and Memory Sitck Micro™ compatibility information


Legend:

X=No compatibility
O=Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
C=Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
—=Not guaranteed

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Model TypesHigh Speed Memory Stick PRO™ *16Memory Stick PRO-HG™ *16Memory Stick PRO-HG™ Duo HX*16PSP™ Memory Stick™ *15Memory Stick Micro™(M2)
 memory stick hs memory stick hg memory stick hx memory stick psp memory stick micro
Standard Size256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB4GB*13              
Duo Size256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB 1GB / 2GB4GB4GB / 8GB16GB32GB32MB1GB256MB / 512MB1GB2GB4GB8GB16GB
Models
External Floppy Disk Drive
MSFD-20UO*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9
Floppy Disk Adapter
MSAC-FD1AXXXXXXXO*8XXXXXX
MSAC-FD2MXXXXXXXO*8XXXXXX
MSAC-FD2MAXXXXXXXO*8XXXXXX
Hard Disk Drive Storage Unit
HDPS-L1OOOOOXXOOO*9
HDPS-M1OOOOOOOO*9
HDPS-M10OOOOOOOO*9
MRW62EOOOOOOOOOOO*9O*9O*9O*9
X=No compatibility
O=Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
C=Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
—=Not guaranteed
Memory Stick Size256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB4GB*13 1GB / 2GB4GB4GB / 8GB16GB32GB32MB1GB256MB / 512MB1GB2GB4GB8GB16GB
Memory Stick® Adapters
MSAC-EX1C*3*11XC*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11*12C *11*12C *11*12C *11*12C *11*12C *11*12
MSAC-MCF1NO*3XOOOOOOO*12O*12O*12O*12O*12O*12
MSAC-PC3O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-PC3/NO*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-PC4O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-USM1OOOOOOOOO*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
Memory Card Readers
MCMD-R1O*8*10O*8O*8
X=No compatibility
O=Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
C=Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
—=Not guaranteed
Memory Stick Size256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB4GB*13 1GB / 2GB4GB4GB / 8GB16GB32GB32MB1GB256MB / 512MB1GB2GB4GB8GB16GB
Memory Stick® USB Reader/Writers
MSAC-US1XXXXXXXO*8XXXXXX
MSAC-US1AXXXXXXXO*8XXXXXX
MSAC-US2O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8*11O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-US20O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8C*8*11O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-US20/NO*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8C*8*11O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-US30C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*9*11C*9*11C*9*11C*9*11C *9*11C *9*11
MSAC-US40C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11C*11*12C*11*12C*11*12C*11*12C*11*12C*11*12
MSAC-US5XXXXXXXO*8XXXXXXX
MSAC-US7O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-US70O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8C*8*11O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-US70NO*8O*8O*8O*8O*8O*8C*8*11O*8O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
MSAC-UAM1XXXXXXXXOOOOOO
MSAC-UAM2XXXXXXXXOOOOOO
MSAC-UAH1O*3O*3OOOOOOO*9O*9O*9O*9O*9O*9
NAVITUS™ Remote Control
RM-NX7000XXO*8XXX