Bonus software for Sony memory media ownersMemory Card File Rescue Version 3.4

Sony's "Memory Card File Rescue" helps recover your precious photos and videos.
Memory Card File Rescue helps recover data from your Sony memory media that may have been accidentally damaged or deleted

What's New!

  • ・Memory Card File Rescue supports Sony CFexpress Type A Memory card. (September, 2020)
  • ・Memory Card File Rescue supports Sony External SSD SL-M series. (June, 2020)
  • ・Memory Card File Rescue supports Sony CFexpress Type B Memory card. (December, 2019)
  • ・Memory Card File Rescue for macOS is newly released. Memory Card File Rescue supports Canon CR3 RAW format files.(July, 2019)
    For information about the operating environment, click here
  • ※For supported Sony products, click here.


Supports Recovery of RAW, XAVC S, and Other Various File Types for Professional Use

XAVCS AVCHD 3D/Progressive

This software supports recovery of photo files (such as JPEG and RAW) and 4K/HD video files (such as MOV, MP4, and XAVC) recorded by Digital cameras as much as possible. Sony's unique algorithm increases the chance of restoring files. For RAW, it supports Sony, Nikon, and Canon RAW formats, including Canon CR3.

Supported file types for recovery

Photo JPEG (DCF), RAW photo (Sony ARW, Nikon NEF. Canon CR2 and CR3), 3D photo (MPO)
Video MPEG-1(mpg, mpeg), MPEG-4(mp4), H.264/MPEG-4 AVC(mp4, XAVC S, AVCHD(ver 2.0), AVCHD 3D, MOV, MXF)、H.265/MPEG-H HEVC(XAVC HS)
Other Documents
  • * Game data, and content-protected music and movies are not supported
  • * Supports recovery of files stored in Sony's memory media products
  • * Recovered files will be stored in PC
  • * Some recovered files may not be played back by cameras or other devices, depending on the recorded conditions.

We do not guarantee a recovery of all data. Some file may not be recoverable due to its data status.
Files stored on a memory medium that was formatted on a computer or camera may not be recoverable.
Defect or damage of a memory card itself cannot be recovered.

What type of Sony memory media can be used with this software?

Supported products ;
Sony CFexpress Type A Memory Card, CFexpress Type B Memory Card, XQD Memory Card, SD Memory Card and Memory Sick™
Sony External SSD SL-M series
Sony USB Flash Drive

This software is only verified to operate with Sony memory media currently on the market. Because operation has not been verified for memory media from other manufacturers, be aware that operation may not be supported for such memory media.

The following products are excepted ;

  • -Non-Sony brand Memory Stick™, SD Memory Card and USB Flash Drive
  • -Sony brand Memory Stick™ Classic series (capacity up to 128MB)
  • -Memory Stick™ for AIBO® Robot
  • -Memory Stick ROM™ for electronic dictionaries or e-Book readers
  • -Sony Brand microSD Memory Card for IP Security Camera
  • -PSP® brand Memory Stick™ (Memory Stick PRO Duo™ or Memory Stick Micro™)
  • -USM-SA3 series, USM-SA2 series, USM-SA1 series, USM-V series, USM-J series, USM-JX series, USM-H series, USM-EX-Turbo series, USD series, USM-FL series, USM-F series, USM-E Plus series, USM-E series, USM-D Plus series, USM-D series, USM-U2 series, USM-S(A)series, USM-S series, USM-C series, USM-B series, USM series
  • -Sony External SSD SL-E series

For information about the operating environment, see the Download page.


Bonus software for owners of above Sony memory media can be downloaded here.