Memory Stick® Media Compatibility Information for Sony PlayStation® Players (PSP™)


Important Information:

  • This "Compatibility Chart" only provides compatibility testing results for devices with the latest system software. Please keep your PlayStation Portable (PSP™) or PLAYSTATION 3 (PS3™) up to date with the latest system software. Visit the Sony PlayStation Web site to download the latest system software for your device.
  • This chart does not guarantee support for all Memory Stick media types' performance nor compatibility among Memory Stick media compliant products.
  • Memory Stick media transmission speed varies by, and depends on, host hardware devices' features and circumstances of use, equal to that of the Memory Stick PRO media.
  • The Memory Stick media capacity indicated on the packaging will differ from actual usable capacity. A portion of the memory is used for data management file functions. Refer to the packaging for the minimum guaranteed capacity.
  • Models listed in this color are discontinued.
  • This compatibility chart and specifications are subject to change without notice.

Remarks:

    *1 = Data over 128MB in size cannot be recorded in a single session.
    *2 = The size of a single file to be recorded or played back cannot exceed 4GB.
    *3 = Faster transmission speed are not guaranteed when using Memory Stick PRO(High Speed/Mark2) and Memory Stick PRO-HG.
    *4 = The MSAC-MMD adapter must be attached to use Memory Stick Micro™ media in a slot for Duo size Memory Stick Pro media.
    *5 = Some data files many not be recorded, refer to the supplied operating instructions for more information.
    *6 = For PS3™ models with a memory stick slot.
    *7 = This product is made by Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. "PlayStation", "PLAYSTATION", "PSP", and "PS3" are registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
    *8 = For Memory Stick Duo media ONLY. Standard Memory Stick media cannot be used.
    *9 = The TransferJet™ function is not compatible with this product.
    *10 = This media may not be available in all countries due to variations in radio wave regulations.


Memory Stick® and Memory Stick PRO™ compatibility information


Legend:

    X = No compatibility
    O = Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
    C = Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
    — = Not guaranteed

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Model Types Memory Stick® Memory Stick PRO™ Memory Stick PRO™ Memory Stick PRO™
Mark 2 *3
  memory stick memory stick pro memory stick memory stick mark
Standard Size 32MB / 64MB / 128MB / 128MBX2*1 256MB / 512MB / 1GB 256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB      
Duo Size 32MB / 64MB / 128MB*1 256MB / 512MB 256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB / 4GB 8GB*2 1GB / 2GB / 4GB 8GB / 16GB / 32GB*2
Models
PlayStation Portable
PSP *7 C*5*8 C*5*8 C*8 C*8 C C
PSPgo *7 X X X X X X
PLAYSTATION 3
PS3 *6*7 C*5*8 C*5*8 C*8 C*8 C C

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High Speed Memory Stick PRO™, Memory Stick PRO-HG™, PSP™ Memory Stick™, and Memory Stick Micro™ compatibility information


Legend:

    X = No compatibility
    O = Only data that does not require copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
    C = Data that requires copyright protection (MagicGate™ copyright protection technology) can be recorded/played back.
    — = Not guaranteed

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Model Types High Speed Memory Stick PRO™ *3 Memory Stick PRO-HG™ *3 Memory Stick PRO-HG™ Duo HX*3 TransferJet™ Memory Stick™*3*10 PSP™ Memory Stick™ Memory Stick Micro™(M2)
  memory stick hs memory stick hg memory stick hx memory stick psp memory stick micro
Standard Size 256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB / 4GB                
Duo Size 256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB 1GB / 2GB / 4GB 4GB / 8GB 16GB 32GB 8GB 32MB 1GB 256MB / 512MB / 1GB / 2GB / 4GB / 8GB / 16GB
Models
PlayStation Portable
PSP *7 C*8 C C C*9 C*5 C C*4
PSPgo *7 X C X X X X C
 PLAYSTATION 3
PS3 *6*7 C*8 C C C*9 C*5 C C*4