On the "Memory Stick" media
"Memory Stick" media is a compact,
portable IC recording medium with a large
You can use the following types of
"Memory Stick" media listed below on this
camera. However, we do not guarantee the
operation of all types of "Memory Stick"
media on your camera. (See the list below
for more details.)
Types of "Memory Stick" media
"Memory Stick Duo" media
"Memory Stick PRO Duo"
"Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo"
* Your camera does not support an 8-bit parallel
data transfer. A 4-bit parallel data transfer, as
same as "Memory Stick PRO Duo" media, is
• Your camera cannot record or play data that uses
"MagicGate" technology. "MagicGate" is a
copyright protection technology that records and
transfers the contents in an encrypted format.
• Your camera is compatible with "Memory Stick
Micro" ("M2") media. "M2" is the abbreviation
for the "Memory Stick Micro".
• "Memory Stick PRO Duo" media formatted by
a computer (Windows OS/Mac OS) does not
have guaranteed compatibility with your
• Data read/write speed may vary depending on
the combination of the "Memory Stick PRO
Duo" media and "Memory Stick PRO Duo"
media compliant product you use.
• Damaged or lost image data will not be
compensated for, and may occur in the
– If you eject the "Memory Stick PRO Duo"
media or turn the power off on your camera
while your camera is reading or writing image
files on the "Memory Stick PRO Duo" media
(while the access lamp is lit or flashing).
– If you use the "Memory Stick PRO Duo"
media near magnets or magnetic fields.
• It is recommended you make a back-up of
important data on the hard disk of a computer.
• Do not attach a label or the like on "Memory
Stick PRO Duo" media or a "Memory Stick
Duo" media adaptor.
• Do not touch, or allow metallic objects to come
into contact with the terminals.
• Do not bend, drop or apply strong force to the
"Memory Stick PRO Duo" media.
• Do not disassemble or modify the "Memory
Stick PRO Duo" media.
• Do not let the "Memory Stick PRO Duo" media
• Be careful to keep "Memory Stick PRO Duo"
media out of the reach of small children. There
is danger that a child might swallow it.
• Do not insert anything other than "Memory
Stick PRO Duo" media into the "Memory Stick
Duo" media slot. Doing so may cause a
• Do not use or keep the "Memory Stick PRO
Duo" media in the following locations:
– Places subject to extremely high temperature,
such as a car parked outside in the summer.
– Places under direct sunlight.
– Places with extremely high humidity or
subject to corrosive gases.