Article ID : S1Q0316 / Last Modified : 03/10/2009

How many images can I take with my Sony® DSC-S980 Camera on the Memory Stick® media?

    General Notes

    • This chart lists the approximate number of images which can be saved to the Memory Stick media.
    • Before you purchase Memory Stick media, be sure to verify it is compatible with your Sony Camera.

    Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, and Memory Stick PRO-HG Media
    Image Size Memory Stick Capacity
    32MB 64MB 128MB 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB
    12M (4,000 x 3,000) 6 12 24 49 93 197 395 790 1,600 3,200
    8M (3,264 x 2,448) 9 18 36 72 140 288 580 1,170 2,350 4,700
    5M (2,592 x 1,944) 11 23 45 90 170 350 710 1,420 2,900 5,850
    3M (2,048 x 1,536) 19 38 77 148 293 600 1,200 2,400 4,850 9,800
    VGA (640 x 480) 153 310 620 1,200 2,360 4,800 9,650 19,300 38,600 77,200
    3:2(11M) (4,000 x 2,672) 6 12 24 49 93 197 395 790 1,600 3,200
    16:9(9M) (4,000 x 2,248) 8 17 34 66 130 262 533 1,060 2,150 4,300
    16:9(2M) (1,920 x 1,080) 29 59 119 230 450 900 1,800 3,700 7,500 15,000