MicroSD card sizes supported by the BlackBerry device software

Article ID: KB05461

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 01-22-2013


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
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  • BlackBerry Device Software 4.2 to BlackBerry 7.1
  • MicroSD card

A microSD card is a removable flash memory data storage device. When inserted into a BlackBerry smartphone, a microSD card can expand the memory available for storing files such as videos, ring tones, pictures, and songs. The media card is sold separately from the BlackBerry smartphone.

The following table lists the BlackBerry Device Software versions and the media card sizes they support.

BlackBerry Device Software version Media card size limit
BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.0 Up to 2 GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.1 Up to 4 GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.2.2 Up to 4 GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.3.0 Up to 8 GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.5.0 Up to 8 GB
BlackBerry Device Software Up to 16 GB
BlackBerry Device Software 4.6.0 to BlackBerry 7.1 Up to 32 GB


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