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Memory Stick PRO-HGTM

Memory Stick PRO-HG

Memory Stick PRO-HGTM is an extension of Memory Stick PROTM format, which has achieved faster data transfer. With Memory Stick PRO-HGTM, 8-bit Parallel Interface has become available by splitting 4 data lines into 8. sgsgssss
A Memory Stick PRO-HGTM compliant product can handle Memory Stick PRO-HGTM as well as Memory Stick PROTM media.
In addition, Memory Stick PRO-HGTM media can be used on a Memory Stick PROTM compliant product.

Major Specifications

Dimensions H20×W31×T1.6 mm (Duo size)
Connector Terminals 14 pins
Max. Capacity 32 GB
Max. Data Transfer Rate (Theoretical value) * 480 Mbps (60MB/s) (in 8-bit parallel data transfer)
160 Mbps(20MB/s) (in 4-bit parallel data transfer)
Guaranteed Mim. Reading/Writing Speed ** 120 Mbps (in 8-bit parallel data transfer)
40 Mbps (in 4-bit parallel data transfer)
Max. Data Transfer Unit 2,048 Byte
Max. Clock Frequency 60 MHz (in 8-bit parallel data transfer)
Operating Voltage 2.7 V to3.6 V
Interface 4–bit/8-bit Parallel Interface and Serial Interface
Copyright Protection Technology MagicGateTM
* Theoretical value calculation : 60 MHz x 8 bit = 480 Mbps (60 MB/s), 40 MHz×4 bit = 160 Mbps (20 MB/s)
** Minimum reading/writing speed is guaranteed only when the media is used on an optimized host product.

License Agreement

You need to conclude a license agreement in order to design and develop a Memory StickTM compliant product.
For more details, see License Agreement page.

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