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Xperia Go - Phone Storage and Internal Storage

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Xperia Go - Phone Storage and Internal Storage

Hi Guys,

I am a little confused with these terms.


Internal phone storage: 8GB (up to 4GB user-accessible memory)

RAM: 512 MB

Flash memory: 8GB eMMC

Expansion slot: microSD™, up to 32GB

Are my assumptions correct?

  1. Internal Phone Memory is shared.
    • 2GB is for Android OS
    • 2GB is for Phone Memory (Default App Storage)
    • 4GB is for Internal Memory (User Accessible and Also Optional App Storage)


  1. Is the Flash memory the same as the Internal Phone Storage? (8GB)

So far, this has been a little confusing to me.

Hope I get some response.

Disclaimer. Sorry for this dumb question. (So I won't get laughed at. Smiling Face with open mouth & closed Eyes)

Sony Xperia Support
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Re: Xperia Go - Phone Storage and Internal Storage

Your assumptions are correct and regarding your question, flash memory=internal phone storage.
Note that an external SD-card can't be used for apps, the external SD-card is for media and other files like pictures, music and video.

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