Memory Stick


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Memory Stick

(1) See Sony Memory Stick.

(2) A memory stick is sometimes used to refer to a USB drive, which uses flash memory. See USB drive.
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They said they removed the memory stick from the computer and one pupil took it home.
A Middlesbrough Council spokesman said: "All memory sticks supplied are fully encrypted.
Lexar Media plans to begin shipments of Memory Stick Duo in September 2003, and shipments of Memory Stick PRO Duo in capacities of 256MB and 512MB in September and October 2003, respectively.
Given this momentum, we could soon be surrounded by the Memory Stick.
The memory stick is also reusable and because of its size, allows manufacturers to pack more features into smaller products.
HAL: In that market, do you think Sony's solid-state Memory Stick will take any share away from Toshiba's SmartMedia or SanDisk's CompactFlash?
Summary: SanDisk Announces 16GB Memory Stick Micro M2 Card for Sony PSP go System, 32GB Memory Stick PRO Duo and Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo Cards for Sony PSP System, and 8GB SDHC Card for the Nintendo DSi System
A POLICE force yesterday said it was investigating the loss of a computer memory stick.
A UK rock band is to release its next single on a USB memory stick, presented in standard-sized CD packaging, at the end of this month.
The devices support all of the current industry standards including: SmartMedia (SM, xD Picture Card (USB 224 only), Memory Stick PRO (MSPRO), Memory Stick (MS) High Speed Memory Stick (HSMS), Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard[TM] (MMC), NAND Flash, Compact Flash[TM] I and II (CF) and CR form factor ATTA hard drives (Microdrive).
Ltd and Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE) have announced that an agreement has been reached whereby Samsung is licensed by Sony to manufacture and sell Memory Stick media.