Memorystick vs flash drive Tags: Flash Drive Memory Peripherals Last response: July 16, 2010 10:42 PM in Computer Peripherals Share lrdycom July 16, 2010 4:49:11 PM Hello, Is there a difference between a flash drive and a memory stick? More about : memorystick flash drive Anonymous a b } Memory July 16, 2010 10:42:53 PM The terminology is pretty loose for these. The term memory stick is used as a product name by Sony for its camera cards but that doesn't stop people calling USB flash drives memory sticks. They all use flash memory technology but camera cards are presumably optimised for speed (or at least the more expensive ones are) as this affects how quickly a camera can operate. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumUpgrading Memory Sticks ForumStorage Medias ForumWhich WiFi card - which for anything else on T3? Forumgood SD compact flash 2, memory stick pro duocard reader? ForumUSB 3.0 flash drive performance vs price ForumHardware repair guide suggestion/comment thread ForumWhat am I missing...full order list here, feel like i forgot something ForumACER Disgrace ForumWhy is my USB 3.0 flash drive writing slow? ForumFlash drive vs external hard drive ForumFlash drive write cycles vs hard drive write cycles ForumTreo 650 vs . iPAQ 6315 ForumHow many hours of tv will a 16gb flash drive record ForumV800/Z800i ForumHow much memory? ForumHard Drive vs . Compact Flash ForumSamsung 27 inch monitor (S27B970D) ForumCD Drive Flap ForumInstalling a SATA hp 1270i DVD Drive help ForumExternal hard drive power adapter More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !