Article ID : S1Q0199 / Last Modified : 09/11/2008

How many images can I take with my Sony® Handycam® Camcorder on the Memory Stick® media?

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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 camcorder model and shooting conditions
  • These numbers are based on the assumption the Memory Stick media is formatted in the camcorder.
  • Before you purchase Memory Stick media, be sure to verify it is compatible with your Sony Camcorder.

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
WO.2M (640 x 480) 130 380 870 1,600 3,500 7,200 14,500 29,000 59,000 115,000
VGA (640 x 480) 105 300 700 1,300 2,800 5,800 11,500 23,000 47,000 94,000
WO.7M (1,152 x 648) 44 125 290 540 1,150 2,400 4,950 9,700 19,500 39,500
1M (1,152 x 864) 32 94 215 405 880 1,800 3,700 7,200 14,500 29,500
1.7M (1,512 x 1,134) 19 55 125 240 520 1,050 2,200 4,300 8,700 17,500
1.9M (1,600 x 1,200) 17 50 115 215 465 960 1,950 3,850 7,900 15,500
W2.1M (1,920 x 1,080) 15 46 105 200 440 900 1,850 3,600 7,400 14,500
2.2M (1,728 x 1,296) 15 46 105 200 440 900 1,850 3,600 7,400 14,500
W2.3M (2,016 x 1,134) 15 46 105 200 440 900 1,850 3,600 7,400 14,500
W3M (2,304 x 1,296) 10 32 75 140 305 630 1,250 2,500 5,100 10,000
4M (2,304 x 1,728) 7 24 56 105 225 475 970 1,900 3,850 7,700
5.7M (2,760 x 2,070) 5 18 44 83 175 370 760 1,450 3,000 6,000
6.1M (2,848 x 2,136) 5 17 41 78 165 345 710 1,350 2,850 5,700
W7.6M (3,680 x 2,070) 4 15 36 69 150 310 630 1,200 2,500 5,000
10.2M (3,680 x 2,760) 3 11 27 52 110 230 475 930 1,900 3,800