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    You can save content to your device's internal storage and to a memory card.

    Memory card

    Your device supports a microSD™ memory card, which is used for storing content. This type of card can also be used as a portable memory card with other compatible devices.

    NoteYou may have to purchase a memory card separately.

    Safely removing the memory card

    You can safely remove the memory card from your device any time when the device is turned off. If you want to remove the memory card when your device is on, you must first unmount the memory card before you physically remove it from the device. This can prevent damaging the memory card or losing data stored on the memory card.

    To unmount the memory card

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal .
    2. Find and tap Settings > Storage > Unmount SD card.

    Formatting the memory card

    You can format the memory card in your device, for example, to free up memory. This means that you erase all data on the card.

    NoteAll content on the memory card gets erased when you format it. Make sure you make backups of everything you want to save before formatting the memory card. To back up your content, you can copy it to your computer. For more information, refer to the chapter Connecting your device to a computer.
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