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Overview: The ultra-fast Sony HX-series Memory Stick PRO-HG
Duo memory card lets you save your digital pictures and video clips from
compatible Sony Alpha-series DSLRs, NEX-series interchangeable lens cameras,
Cyber-shot digital still cameras, and Handycam digital camcorders. This memory
card is ideal for high speed data transfer and continuous shooting.
Compatibility: This Memory
Stick PRO-HG Duo memory card will work only with Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo and Memory Stick PRO Duo compatible devices.
the instruction manual included with your Memory Stick device does not mention
Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo or Memory Stick PRO Duo compatibility, this memory card should not be used. It is
also compatible with the MagicGate copyright protection system.
Capacity: The capacity of this Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo is 8
GB. Because a portion of the card capacity is used for system files, the actual
usable capacity is approximately 7.35 GB. The approximate recording capability
of this card is 1200 high-resolution photos, 3 hours 5 minutes of Full HD video
(LP Mode), or 35 minutes of Full HD video (PS Mode).
Note: Still Image recording capability based on using a Cyber-shot
digital still camera in 18 MP setting.
Video recording capability based on a Handycam digital camcorder in AVCHD LP
(5 Mbps) and PS (28 Mbps) modes.
Transfer Speed: Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo can transfer data at much higher
speeds compared to standard Memory Sticks. When used in Memory
Stick PRO-HG compatible devices, this Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo has a
speed of 50 MB/s. Write speed is slower, based on Sony internal testing.
MagicGate: This Memory Stick
PRO-HG Duo employs MagicGate encryption technology in order to protect copyrights.
It enables you to enjoy your own recordings as well as prevents unauthorized
Downloadable Software: This Memory Stick offers two types of
downloadable software. The software is available at
- File Rescue: Sony's Memory Card File Rescue software
can help you recover files that have been accidentally or unintentionally
destroyed or deleted. The software now supports RAW image and MOV files, in
addition to 3D movies and photos, and full HD 60p video.
- x-Pict Story: The x-Pict Story for Memory Card software
lets you create distinctive photo presentations with unique layouts that are
synced to effects and music.
- Memory Type:
- Operating Voltage:
2.7V to 3.6V
- Operating Environment: -13° to +185° F
- Mass: approximately 2 grams (0.07 oz)