Article ID : S1F0828 / Last Modified : 08/22/2011

Car Audio Compatibility List for Sony® USB Devices

Applicable Products and Categories of This Article

General Notes

  • Supported Functions:
    • Battery Charging (For WALKMAN® players only)
    • Music playback (Skip Tracks, Reverse/Fast Forward a Track, Pause, Repeat/Shuffle play)
    • ZAPPIN™
    • Quick-BrowZer™
    • SensMe™ Channels
  • The Sony USB device compatibility presented in this document is validated under certain conditions, including the device specification at the time of testing. These results are not guaranteed and are subject to change without notice.
  • If you start the car engine with the USB device inserted into the car audio unit, the USB device may be damaged or have a malfunction. Make sure to connect the USB device to the car audio unit after starting the car engine.


Compatible Sony USB Devices

Device Model Type Memory
B Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-B142*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B142F*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B143*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-B143F*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-B152*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B152F*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B153*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-B153F*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-B162 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B162F WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B163 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-B163F WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-B172 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-B173 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-172F WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-173F WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
Device Model Type Memory
E Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-E053 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E343 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E344 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E345 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-E353 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E354 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E355 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-E363*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E364*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E365*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-E373 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E374 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E375 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 64GB
NWZ-E443 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E444 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E445 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-E453 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E454 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E455 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-E463*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-E464*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-E465*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
Device Model Type Memory
A Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-A844 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-A845 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-A846 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 32GB
NWZ-A847 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 64GB
NWZ-A864*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-A865*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-A866*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 32GB
NWZ-A867*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 64GB
Device Model Type Memory
S Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-S543 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-S544 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-S545 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-S744 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-S745 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-S754 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-S755 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-S763*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-S764*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-S765*2 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
Device Model Type Memory
X Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-X1050 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-X1060 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 32GB
Device Model Type Memory
W Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-W202 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-W252 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-W253 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
NWZ-W262 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
NWZ-W263 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
Device Model Type Memory
Z Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
Audio Player NWZ-Z1040*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 8GB
NWZ-Z1050*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 16GB
NWZ-Z1060*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 32GB
NWZ-Z1070*1 WALKMAN MP3 player 64GB
Device Model Type Memory
USB Memory USM-4GLX Micro Vault® Storage Media 4GB
USM-16GP Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GN Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GM Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GLX Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GL Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GJ-B Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GR Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GS Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-16GQ Micro Vault Storage Media 16GB
USM-2GL Micro Vault Storage Media 2GB
USM-2GH Micro Vault Storage Media 2GB
USM-32GP Micro Vault Storage Media 32GB
USM-32GN Micro Vault Storage Media 32GB
USM-32GM Micro Vault Storage Media 32GB
USM-32GL Micro Vault Storage Media 32GB
USM-32GR Micro Vault Storage Media 32GB
USM-32GQ Micro Vault Storage Media 32GB
Device Model Type Memory
USB Memory USM-4GP Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-4GN Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-4GM Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-4GL Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-4GJ-B Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-4GH Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-4GR Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-8GS Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-4GS Micro Vault Storage Media 4GB
USM-64GP Micro Vault Storage Media 64GB
USM-64GQ Micro Vault Storage Media 64GB
USM-8GP Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GN Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GM Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GLX Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GL Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GJ-B Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GH Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GR Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
USM-8GQ Micro Vault Storage Media 8GB
*1 The SensMe™ Channel function is not available.
*2 Songs transferred by "PlayStation™ Music" are not available.