Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Google Releases New Chromebooks For Schools
Microsoft Announces Intune for Education And New Windows 10 PCs for School
Razer Updates The Razer BlackWidow Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Europe Seeks Feedback on Commitments Offered by Amazon in e-book Investigation
Yahoo Sees Verizon Deal Closing in Second Quarter
Samsung Electronics Confirms High Q4 Profit on Record Chip Performance, Predicts Lower Figure in Q1
LG Display Reports Stellar Q4 Earnings And Profit
Pioneer BDR-S11J-BK BDR-S11J-X Ultra HD Blu-ray Burners Coming Next Month
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Sony an...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, September 30, 2005
Sony and SanDisk Develop Memory Stick Micro (M2) Format


SanDisk and Sony developed the "Memory Stick Micro" format, a small IC recording media for mobile phones.

Licensing for the development of "Memory Stick Micro" compatible hardware will begin October 3, 2005.

"Memory Stick Micro" media is approximately one-quarter the size of "Memory Stick PRO Duo" media, yet only about 1.2 mm thick. The media's edges are slotted lengthwise to allow for more slim-line designed connectors to reduce space in host devices. As dual-voltage media, Memory Stick Micro supports devices operating at 3.3 volts and 1.8 volts.

Memory Stick Micro is designed as an externally removable media with a controlled eject function to prevent users losing the media. Users will be able to insert Memory Stick Micro into an adapter for exchanging data to a Memory Stick PRO compatible product.

Dr. Eli Harari, president and chief executive officer of SanDisk Corporation, said, "The Memory Stick PRO format co-developed with Sony has become a highly successful product line for us due to its popularity with a wide range of consumer electronic products such as digital cameras and videogame consoles"

The Memory Stick Micro media will be made available in the first half of 2006.

Memory Stick Micro Specifications

- Dimensions: 15 x 12.5 x 1.2 mm
- Connector Pin: 11-pin
- Maximum Capacity: 32GB (Theoretical)
- Max. Data Transfer Rate: 160 Mbps (Theoretical)
- Operating Voltage: 1.7 - 1.95 V and 2.7 - 3.6 V
- Interface: Serial I/F and 4-bit parallel I/F
- Operating Temperature: -25 degrees to +85 degrees C
- Copyright Protection Technology: MagicGate


Previous
Next
Sony's PlayStation Wins Emmy on 10th Year in N. America        All News        AudioDev Unveils HD DVD Analyzer
Panasonic Helps Electric Outlet Go Broadband     General Computing News      Rambus Signs Patent License Agreement With Renesas

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony Unveils OLED TV, Visual And Audio Entertainment Products At CES
SanDisk Launches its Fastest USB Flash Drive, microSD Card For Mobile Applications
LG Display To Supply OLED Panels To Sony
Sony Audio and Video Products That Work With the Google Assistant on Google Home
Sony To Release More Mobile Phone Games In 2017, Announces Project Field Controller
Sony and SKY Perfect JSAT Demonstrated Live Simultaneous 4K-HDR and HD-SDR Broadcast
Sony to Release First PlayStation games For Smartphones Next March
Sony Profit Decreased On Battery Unit Sale
Sony Announces a Loss Related to the Transfer of Its Battery Business To Muratta
Sony To Establish New Imaging Products And Solutions Company
Sony To Release Smartphone Games in 2018
New Sony Compact RX100 V And A6500 Flagship Cameras Released

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .