Article ID : S1F0830 / Last Modified : 08/13/2019

Car Audio Compatibility List for Sony® USB Devices

    General Notes

    • The operations of the USB devices described on this Web site are validated under certain conditions. These specifications may change after this is published, thus, the information described on this Web site may be different from the latest information.
    • The chart shows the validation result of the USB connected devices, but it doesn't necessarily mean that all results for each USB connected model are guaranteed.
    • Please refer to the operating instructions or contact the manufacturer of the device for more information.
    • Depending on the device, some functions (such as Reverse/Fast-Forward a track) may be unavailable.
    • If you cannot operate the USB function of the car audio system, follow these steps:
      • Remove the USB device from the car audio unit.
      • Turn off the car audio unit by pressing the [Source] button for 2 seconds.
      • Turn on the car audio unit by pressing the [Source] button.
      • Re-connect the USB device.
    • Depending on the type of the character code used for the attached information of music file, the characters of the music title may not be displayed correctly.
    • This device supports the following file formats: MP3, WMA and AAC.
    • If you start the car engine with the USB device connected to the car audio unit, some USB devices may be damaged or have a malfunction. Be sure to connect the USB device only after starting the car.
    • This information is subject to change without notice.
    • 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


    Compatible Sony USB Devices

    Device Model Type Memory
    B Series WALKMAN® MP3 player
    Audio Player NWZ-B142 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
    NWZ-B142F WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
    NWZ-B143 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
    NWZ-B143F WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
    NWZ-B152 WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
    NWZ-B152F WALKMAN MP3 player 2GB
    NWZ-B153 WALKMAN MP3 player 4GB
    NWZ-B153F 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
    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 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
    NWZ-E364 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
    NWZ-E365 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
    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 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
    NWZ-E464 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
    NWZ-E465 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 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
    NWZ-A865 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 16GB
    NWZ-A866 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 32GB
    NWZ-A867 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 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 4GB
    NWZ-S764 WALKMAN Video MP3 player 8GB
    NWZ-S765 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
    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-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
    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-64GP 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