Read this before operating your camcorder
Before operating the unit, please read this
Handbook thoroughly, and retain it for
“Memory Stick PRO Duo” can be used
only with “Memory Stick PRO” compatible
Do not attach a label or the like on a “Memory
Stick PRO Duo” or a Memory Stick Duo
Notes on use
Insert the “Memory Stick PRO Duo” into
the Memory Stick Duo adaptor when using
a “Memory Stick PRO Duo” with “Memory
Stick” compatible equipment.
In “Handycam Handbook” (this Handbook)
Te operations and handling of your
camcorder are explained. Refer also to
On using the camcorder
Operating Guide” (the separate volume).
Do not hold the camcorder by the following
parts, and also do not hold the camcorder by
the jack covers.
Handling the images recorded on your
camcorder on the computer
Refer to “PMB Guide” stored on the
Types of “Memory Stick” you can use with
For recording movies, it is recommended that
you use a “Memory Stick PRO Duo” of 512 MB
or larger marked with:
Te camcorder is not dustproofed, dripproofed
or waterproofed. See “About handling of your
camcorder” (p. 95).
Do not do any of the following when the
Movie)/ (Still) mode lamp (p. 17) or
Marked with Mark2 or not, either can be used.
See page 58 for the recordable time of a
the ACCESS lamp (p. 25) is lit or ꢀashing.
Otherwise, the media may be damaged,
recorded images may be lost or other
malfunctions could occur.
Memory Stick PRO Duo.”
Memory Stick PRO Duo”/“Memory Stick
This size can be used with your camcorder.)
Remove the “Memory Stick PRO Duo.”
Remove the battery pack or AC Adaptor from
Apply mechanical shock or vibration to the
When connecting your camcorder to another
device with a cable, be sure to insert the
connector plug in the correct way. Pushing the
plug forcibly into the terminal will damage the
terminal and may result in a malfunction of
You cannot use it in your camcorder.)
Disconnect the AC Adaptor from the
Handycam Station holding both the Handycam
Station and the DC plug.
“Memory Stick PRO Duo” and “Memory Stick
PRO-HG Duo” are both referred to as “Memory
Stick PRO Duo” in this manual.
You cannot use any type of memory card other
than those mentioned above.
Be sure to turn the POWER switch to OFF
CHG), when you set the camcorder onto the
Handycam Station or remove the camcorder