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Memory Stick

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Memory Stick is a removable flash memory card format, originally launched by Sony in late 1998. [1]

45 relations: AIBO, Aiwa, Alpine Electronics, AVCHD, Betamax, CLIÉ, CompactFlash, Comparison of memory cards, Consumer Electronics Show, Cyber-shot, Digital camera, ExFAT, Firmware, Flash memory, Format war, Fujitsu, Handycam, High-definition video, Kenwood Corporation, Lexar, MagicGate, Megabyte, Memory card, Memory card reader, Mobile phone, MP3 player, MultiMediaCard, Panasonic, Personal digital assistant, Pioneer Corporation, PlayStation Portable, Proprietary format, SanDisk, Sanyo, Secure Digital, Seiko Epson, Sharp Corporation, SmartMedia, Sony, Sony Mobile, SxS, Terabyte, Toshiba, Vaio, XD-Picture Card.


AIBO (stylized aibo, Artificial Intelligence Robot, homonymous with, "pal" or "partner" in Japanese) is a series of robotic pets designed and manufactured by Sony.

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, is a consumer electronics company.

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Alpine Electronics

is the consumer electronics subsidiary of the Japanese electronics component manufacturer Alps Electric, specializing in car audio and navigation systems.

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AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video.

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Betamax (also called Beta, as in its logo) is a consumer-level analog-recording and cassette format of magnetic tape for video.

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The Sony CLIÉ is a series of personal digital assistants running the Palm Operating System developed and marketed by Sony from 2000 to 2005.

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CompactFlash (CF) is a flash memory mass storage device used mainly in portable electronic devices.

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Comparison of memory cards

This table provides summary of comparison of various flash memory cards,.

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Consumer Electronics Show

CES (formerly an acronym for Consumer Electronics Show but now the official name) is an annual trade show organized by the Consumer Technology Association.

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Cyber-shot is Sony's line of point-and-shoot digital cameras introduced in 1996.

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Digital camera

A digital camera or digicam is a camera that captures photographs in digital memory.

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exFAT (Extended File Allocation Table) is a Microsoft file system introduced in 2006 optimized for flash memory such as USB flash drives and SD cards.

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In electronic systems and computing, firmware is a specific class of computer software that provides the low-level control for the device's specific hardware.

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Flash memory

Flash memory is an electronic (solid-state) non-volatile computer storage medium that can be electrically erased and reprogrammed.

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Format war

A format war describes competition between mutually incompatible proprietary formats that compete for the same market, typically for data storage devices and recording formats for electronic media.

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is a Japanese multinational information technology equipment and services company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Handycam is a Sony brand used to market its camcorder range.

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High-definition video

High-definition video is video of higher resolution and quality than standard-definition.

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Kenwood Corporation

is a Japanese company that designs, develops and markets a range of car audio, Hi-Fi home and personal audio, professional two-way radio communications equipment and amateur radio ("ham") equipment.

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Lexar is an American manufacturer of digital media products based in San Jose, California.

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MagicGate is a copy-protection technology introduced by Sony in 1999 as part of the Secure Digital Music Initiative (SDMI).

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The megabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.

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Memory card

A memory card, flash card or memory cartridge is an electronic flash memory data storage device used for storing digital information.

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Memory card reader

A memory card reader is a device for accessing the data on a memory card such as a CompactFlash (CF), Secure Digital (SD) or MultiMediaCard (MMC).

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Mobile phone

A mobile phone, known as a cell phone in North America, is a portable telephone that can make and receive calls over a radio frequency link while the user is moving within a telephone service area.

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MP3 player

An MP3 player or Digital Audio Player is an electronic device that can play digital audio files.

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In consumer electronics, the MultiMediaCard (MMC) is a memory-card standard used for solid-state storage.

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, formerly known as, is a Japanese multinational electronics corporation headquartered in Kadoma, Osaka, Japan.

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Personal digital assistant

A personal digital assistant (PDA), also known as a handheld PC, is a variety mobile device which functions as a personal information manager.

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Pioneer Corporation

commonly referred to as Pioneer, is a Japanese multinational corporation based in Tokyo, Japan that specializes in digital entertainment products.

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PlayStation Portable

The PlayStation Portable (PSP) is a handheld game console developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.

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Proprietary format

A proprietary format is a file format of a company, organization, or individual that contains data that is ordered and stored according to a particular encoding-scheme, designed by the company or organization to be secret, such that the decoding and interpretation of this stored data is easily accomplished only with particular software or hardware that the company itself has developed.

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SanDisk is a manufacturer of flash memory products, including memory cards and readers, USB flash drives, and solid state drives.

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is a Japanese major electronics company and formerly a member of the Fortune Global 500 whose headquarters was located in Moriguchi, Osaka prefecture, Japan.

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Secure Digital

Secure Digital (SD) is a non-volatile memory card format developed by the SD Card Association (SDA) for use in portable devices.

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Seiko Epson

(Epson being an abbreviation for "Son of Electronic Printer"), or simply Epson, is a Japanese electronics company and one of the world's largest manufacturers of computer printers, and information and imaging related equipment.

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Sharp Corporation

is a Japanese multinational corporation that designs and manufactures electronic products, headquartered in Sakai-ku, Sakai.

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SmartMedia is a flash memory card standard owned by Toshiba, with capacities ranging from 2 MB to 128 MB.

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is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo.

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Sony Mobile

Sony Mobile Communications Inc. is a multinational telecommunications company founded on October 1, 2001 as a joint venture between Sony and Ericsson, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and wholly owned by Sony.

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SxS (S-by-S) is a flash memory standard compliant to the Sony and SanDisk-created ExpressCard standard.

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The terabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.

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, commonly known as Toshiba, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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VAIO Corporation (standing for Visual Audio Intelligent Organizer), which is headquartered in Azumino, Nagano in Japan, is a manufacturer of personal computers.

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XD-Picture Card

xD-Picture Card is a flash memory card format, used in digital cameras made by Olympus and Fujifilm.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memory_Stick

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