Article ID : S1Q0061 / Last Modified : 09/09/2008

How many images can I take with my Sony® Cyber-shot® Camera on the Memory Stick® media?

    General Notes

    • This chart lists the approximate number of images which can be saved to the Memory Stick media. The number of images may vary by camera model.
    • Before you purchase Memory Stick media, be sure to verify it is compatible with your Sony Camera.

    Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, and Memory Stick PRO-HG Media
    Image Size Memory Stick Capacity
    32MB 64MB 128MB 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB
    12M 6 13 26 48 98 201 413 816 1,638 3,321
    10M 8 16 32 58 119 242 498 984 1,974 4,001
    8M 10 20 40 72 148 302 620 1,225 2,457 4,981
    7M 10 20 41 74 151 308 633 1,250 2,508 5,085
    6M 12 24 48 88 179 365 750 1,482 2,973 6,027
    5M 12 25 51 92 188 384 789 1,559 3,127 6,340
    4M 16 32 65 119 242 494 1,012 2,001 4,013 8,137
    3M 20 41 82 148 302 617 1,266 2,501 5,017 10,171
    2M 33 66 133 238 484 988 2,025 4,002 8,027 16,274
    SXGA 50 101 202 357 726 1,482 3,038 6,003 12,041 24,411
    XGA 85 171 343 595 1,210 2,470 5,064 10,006 20,069 40,686
    VGA 196 394 790 1,428 2,904 5,928 12,154 24,014 48,166 97,646

    Memory Stick Micro (M2) Media
    Image Size Memory Stick Capacity
    64MB 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB
    12M 12 47 97 195 412 812 1,638 3,321
    10M 15 57 117 235 496 982 1,974 4,001
    8M 19 71 146 293 618 1,223 2,457 4,981
    7M 19 73 149 299 631 1,249 2,508 5,085
    6M 23 86 177 355 748 1,480 2,973 6,027
    5M 24 91 186 373 787 1,557 3,127 6,340
    4M 31 117 239 479 1,010 1,998 4,013 8,137
    3M 39 146 299 599 1,262 2,498 5,017 10,171
    2M 63 234 479 959 2,020 3,997 8,027 16,274
    SXGA 96 351 719 1,439 3,030 5,995 12,041 24,411
    XGA 163 585 1,199 2,399 5,050 9,993 20,069 40,686
    VGZ 376 1,405 2,877 5,757 12,121 23,983 48,166 97,646