On internal rechargeable button
This camera has an internal rechargeable
button battery for maintaining the date and
time and other settings regardless of
whether the power is on or off.
This rechargeable button battery is
continually charged as long as you are using
the camera. However, if you use the camera
for only short periods it discharges
gradually, and if you do not use the camera
at all for about one month it becomes
completely discharged. In this case, be sure
to charge this rechargeable button battery
before using the camera.
However, even if this rechargeable button
battery is not charged, you can still use the
camera as long as you do not record the date
Connect the camera to a wall outlet (mains)
using the AC Adaptor, or install a charged
battery pack, and leave the camera for 24
hours or more with the power off.
• The rechargeable button battery is located
inside the cover next to the tripod screw hole on
the bottom of the camera. Never remove the
rechargeable button battery except when
disposing of the camera.
“Memory Stick” is a new compact, portable
and versatile IC recording medium with a
data capacity that exceeds the capacity of a
In addition to exchanging data between
“Memory Stick” compatible equipment,
you can also use a “Memory Stick” to store
data as a type of detachable external
There are two types of “Memory Stick”: an
ordinary “Memory Stick” and a
“MagicGate Memory Stick” that is
equipped with the MagicGate* copyright
protection technology. You can use both
types of “Memory Stick” with your camera.
However, because your camera does not
support the MagicGate standards, data
recorded with your camera is not subject to
MagicGate copyright protection.
In addition, you can also use “Memory
Stick Duo” or “Memory Stick PRO” with
*MagicGate is copyright protection technology
that uses encryption technology.
• “Memory Stick” formatted with a computer is
not guaranteed to operate with this camera.
**The camera cannot record or play back the
data needed by the MagicGate function.
All Memory Stick media operations are not
Notes on using the supplied
• You cannot record or delete images when the
write-protect switch is set to LOCK.
The position or the shape of the write-protect
switch may differ depending on the “Memory
Stick” you use.
• Do not remove the “Memory Stick” while
reading or writing data.
“Memory Stick” type
Memory Stick Duo
Memory Stick PRO