Article ID : S1Q0318 / Last Modified : 03/10/2009

How many images can I take with my Sony® Camera 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 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 (4,000 x 3,000) 4 10 22 40 84 173 351 693 1,401 2,847
8M (3,264 x 2,448) 6 14 30 56 118 242 493 972 1,963 3,991
5M (2,592 x 1,944) 7 17 37 68 143 293 595 1,174 2,372 4,821
3M (2,048 x 1,536) 16 37 78 144 301 617 1,253 2,472 4,991 10,140
VGA (640 x 480) 158 356 752 1,383 2,897 5,924 12,030 23,730 47,910 97,390
3:2(11M) (4,000 x 2,672) 5 11 23 43 91 187 380 751 1,516 3,082
16:9(9M) (4,000 x 2,248) 5 11 24 44 94 192 390 770 1,555 3,162
16:9(2M) (1,920 x 1,080) 26 59 125 230 482 987 2,005 3,955 7,986 16,230