Updated 27 May 2016

Video file formats supported on the PlayStation Portable system

Find out what video file formats can be played on the PlayStation Portable system.

 
 

The PlayStation Portable system with the latest System Software Update will support the following video formats. 

  • Memory Stick Video Format
    • MPEG-4 Simple Profile (AAC) 
    • H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Main Profile (CABAC) (AAC) and Baseline Profile (AAC)
  • MP4
    • MPEG-4 Simple Profile (AAC) 
    • H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Main Profile (CABAC) (AAC) and Baseline Profile (AAC)
  • AVI
    • Motion JPEG (Linear PCM) 
    • Motion JPEG (μ-Law)

 Note:

Video files on your Memory Stick Duo that are in the MPEG4 format must be saved at a bit rate of 768 KB or lower, if you wish to view them on your PlayStation Portable system.

If your video files are copyright protected, then the files will not play on the PlayStation Portable system.