4-528-795-11(1) Digital Still Camera Instruction Manual ˎˎThe How to use ˎˎThe number is based on the CIPA standard. (CIPA: Camera & Imaging Products Association) Viewing images Inserting a memory card (sold separately) W: zoom out T: zoom in Inserting the battery pack Control Button (Playback) Ensure the notched corner faces correctly. Battery eject lever DSC-W830 1 2 Insert the memory card (sold separately). Open the cover. 1 Open the cover. 2 Insert the battery pack. ©2014 Sony Corporation Printed in China To remove the memory card/battery pack Memory card: Push the memory card in once to eject the memory card. Battery pack: Slide the battery eject lever. Be sure not to drop the battery pack. Charging the battery pack Turn off the camera while charging the battery. 1 Press Select images: (next)/ (previous) Set: (Delete) (Playback) button. To select next/previous image Select an image by pressing (next)/ (previous) on the control button. Press in the center of the control button to view movies. To delete an image Press (Delete) button. Select [This Image] with on the control button, then press . On the overheat protection Rechargeable battery pack NP-BN Depending on the camera and battery temperature, you may be unable to record movies or the power may turn off automatically to protect the camera. A message will be displayed on the screen before the power turns off or you can no longer record movies. In this case, leave the power off and wait until the camera and battery temperature goes down. If you turn on the power without letting the camera and battery cool enough, the power may turn off again or you may be unable to record movies. Warning on copyright Television programs, films, videotapes, and other materials may be copyrighted. Unauthorized recording of such materials may be contrary to the provisions of the copyright laws. Sony cannot compensate for failure to record or loss or damage of recorded content due to a malfunction of the camera or recording media, etc. Features of PlayMemories Home™ English On moisture condensation Learning more about the camera (“Help Guide”) “Help Guide” is an on-line manual. Refer to it for in-depth instructions on the many functions of the camera. Access the Sony support page. http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/Support/ Select your country or region. Search for the model name of your camera within the support page. ˎˎCheck the model name on the bottom of your camera. For customers in countries/regions other than the USA, Canada and China Control Button Select items: /// Set: Power cord (Mains lead) 1 Press the ON/OFF (Power) button. 2 Select a desired language. 3 Select a desired geographic location by following the on You can use the following functions with Windows computers. screen instructions, then press on the control button. Viewing images on Calendar 4 Set [Date & Time Format], [Summer Time] and [Date & Sharing images on PlayMemories Online™ Uploading images to network services Time], then select [OK]. 5 Follow the instructions on the screen. 2 Connect the AC Adaptor to the wall outlet (wall socket). To set the date and time again ˎˎBe sure to use only genuine Sony brand battery packs, the dedicated USB cable (supplied) and AC Adaptor (supplied). Select MENU (Settings) (Clock Settings) [Date & Time Setting] to open the date & time setting display. Shooting still images/movies Charging time (Full charge) The charging time is approximately 115 min., using the AC Adaptor (supplied). W/T (Zoom) Button The battery pack can be charged by connecting the camera to a computer using the dedicated USB cable. W: zoom out T: zoom in 1 Press the shutter button halfway down to focus. 2 Press the shutter button fully down to shoot an image. Battery life and number of images that can be recorded and played back Total usage time Number of images Shooting (still images) Approx. 100 min. Approx. 210 images Actual shooting (movies) Approx. 40 min. — Continuous shooting (movies) Approx. 95 min. — Viewing (still images) Approx. 190 min. Approx. 3900 images You can download PlayMemories Home from the following URL: www.sony.net/pm/ ˎˎFor details on applications for Mac computers, visit the following URL: http://www.sony.co.jp/imsoft/Mac/ You can check the system requirements for software at the following URL. www.sony.net/pcenv/ : Still image : Movie Shooting still images To a USB jack Downloading PlayMemories Home Recommended computer environment Shutter button To charge by connecting to a computer If moisture condensation occurs How to store the battery pack ˎˎTo prevent staining the terminal, short-circuiting, etc., be sure to use a plastic bag, etc. to keep away from metal materials when carrying or storing. ˎˎA battery pack that has not been used for more than one year may have deteriorated. Shooting movies 1 Press the shutter button to start recording. 2 Press the shutter button again to stop recording. Notes on using the camera On use and care Avoid rough handling, disassembling, modifying, physical shock, or impact such as hammering, dropping, or stepping on the product. Be particularly careful of the lens. On database files When you insert a memory card without a database file into the camera and turn on the power, part of the memory card capacity is used to automatically create a database file. It may take some time until you can perform the next operation. If a database file error occurs, import all the images to a computer using PlayMemories Home, then format the memory card. Notes on recording/playback ˎˎTo ensure stable operation of the memory card, we recommend that you use this camera to format any memory card being used with this camera for the first time. Note that formatting will erase all data recorded on the memory card. This data cannot be restored. Be sure to back up any important data to a computer or other storage location. ˎˎBefore you start recording, make a trial recording to make sure that the camera is working correctly. Battery type: Lithium-ion battery Maximum voltage: DC 4.2 V Nominal voltage: DC 3.6 V Maximum charge voltage: DC 4.2 V Maximum charge current: 0.9 A Capacity: typical: 2.3 Wh (630 mAh) minimum: 2.2 Wh (600 mAh) Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. Trademarks ˎˎMemory Stick and are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Corporation. Windows Vista are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. ˎˎMac is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. in the United States and other countries. ˎˎSDXC logo is a trademark of SD-3C, LLC. ˎˎFacebook and the “f” logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Facebook, Inc. ˎˎYouTube and the YouTube logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Google Inc. ˎˎIn addition, system and product names used in this manual are, in general, trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective developers or manufacturers. However, the ™ or ® marks may not be described in this manual. ˎˎMicrosoft, Windows, and Additional information on this product and answers to frequently asked questions can be found at our Customer Support Website. http://www.sony.net/ Specifications Camera [System] 1 Connect the camera to the AC Adaptor (supplied), using the dedicated USB cable (supplied). If the camera is brought directly from a cold to a warm location, moisture may condense inside or outside the camera. This moisture condensation may cause a malfunction of the camera. Turn off the camera and wait about an hour for the moisture to evaporate. Note that if you attempt to shoot with moisture remaining inside the lens, you will be unable to record clear images. Importing images from your camera Charge lamp Lit: Charging Off: Charging finished Flashing: Charging error or charging paused temporarily because the camera is not within the proper temperature range Checking the supplied items The number in parentheses indicates the number of pieces. ˎˎCamera (1) ˎˎRechargeable battery pack NP-BN (1) (This rechargeable battery pack cannot be used with Cyber-shot™ that are supplied with the NP-BN1 battery pack.) ˎˎDedicated USB cable (1) ˎˎAC Adaptor AC-UB10C/UB10D (1) ˎˎPower cord (mains lead) (not supplied in the USA, Canada and China) (1) ˎˎWrist strap (1) ˎˎInstruction Manual (this manual) (1) Playing back images imported from your camera. AC Adaptor AC-UB10C/UB10D Your camera and battery may get hot due to continuous use, but it is not a malfunction. No compensation for damaged content or recording failure ON/OFF (Power) Dimensions (CIPA compliant): 93.1 mm × 52.5 mm × 22.5 mm (3 3/4 in. × 2 1/8 in. × 29/32 in.) (W/H/D) Mass (CIPA compliant) (including NP-BN battery pack, Memory Stick PRO Duo media): Approx. 120 g (4.2 oz) Microphone: Monaural Speaker: Monaural Exif Print: Compatible PRINT Image Matching III: Compatible Power requirements: AC 100 V to 240 V, 50 Hz/60 Hz, 70 mA Output voltage: DC 5 V, 0.5 A Operating temperature: 0 °C to 40 °C (32 °F to 104 °F) Storage temperature: –20 °C to +60 °C (–4 °F to +140 °F) Dimensions: Approx. 50 mm × 22 mm × 54 mm (2 inches × 7/8 inches × 2 1/4 inches) (W/H/D) On camera’s temperature Setting the clock For customers in the USA, Canada and China camera is neither dust-proof, nor splash-proof, nor water-proof. exposing the camera to water. If water enters inside the camera, a malfunction may occur. In some cases, the camera cannot be repaired. ˎˎDo not aim the camera at the sun or other bright light. It may cause the malfunction of the camera. ˎˎDo not use the camera near a location that generates strong radio waves or emits radiation. Otherwise, the camera may not properly record or play back images. ˎˎUsing the camera in sandy or dusty locations may cause malfunctions. ˎˎDo not shake or strike the camera. It may cause a malfunction and you may not be able to record images. Furthermore, the recording media may become unusable or image data may be damaged. ˎˎClean the flash surface before use. The heat of the flash emission may cause dirt on the flash surface to start smoking or burning. Wipe the flash surface with a soft cloth to remove dirt or dust, etc. ˎˎAvoid Image device: 7.76 mm (1/2.3 type) CCD, Primary color filter Total pixel number of camera: Approx. 20.5 megapixels Effective pixel number of camera: Approx. 20.1 megapixels Lens: ZEISS Vario-Tessar 8× zoom lens f = 4.5 mm – 36 mm (25 mm – 200 mm (35 mm film equivalent)) F3.3 (W) – F6.3 (T) While shooting movies (16:9): 28 mm – 224 mm* While shooting movies (4:3): 34 mm – 272 mm* *When [Movie SteadyShot] is set to [Standard]. SteadyShot: Optical Burst shooting (when shooting with the largest pixel number): Approx. 1 image/second (up to 3 images) File format: Still images: JPEG (DCF, Exif, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible Movies: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Recording media: Internal Memory (Approx. 27 MB), Memory Stick PRO Duo™ media, Memory Stick Micro™ media, SD cards, microSD memory cards Flash: Flash range (ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index) set to Auto): Approx. 0.3 m to 2.8 m (11 7/8 in. to 9 ft. 2 1/4 in.) (W) Approx. 1.5 m to 2 m (4 ft. 11 1/8 in. to 6 ft. 6 3/4 in.) (T) [Input and Output connectors] USB / A/V OUT jack: Video output Audio output USB communication USB communication: Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) [Screen] LCD screen: 6.7 cm (2.7 type) TFT drive Total number of dots: 230 400 dots [Power, general] Power: Rechargeable battery pack NP-BN, 3.6 V AC Adaptor AC-UB10C/UB10D, 5 V Power consumption (during shooting): Approx. 1.2 W Operating temperature: 0 °C to 40 °C (32 °F to 104 °F) Storage temperature: –20 °C to +60 °C (–4 °F to +140 °F) Owner’s Record The model and serial numbers are located on the bottom. Record the serial number in the space provided below. Refer to these numbers whenever you call your Sony dealer regarding this product. Model No. DSC-W830 Serial No. ______________________________ Model No. AC-UB10C/AC-UB10D Serial No. ______________________________ WARNING To reduce fire or shock hazard, do not expose the unit to rain or moisture. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS -SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS DANGER TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, CAREFULLY FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS If the shape of the plug does not fit the power outlet, use an attachment plug adaptor of the proper configuration for the power outlet. CAUTION Battery pack If the battery pack is mishandled, the battery pack can burst, cause a fire or even chemical burns. Observe the following cautions. ˎˎDo not disassemble. ˎˎDo not crush and do not expose the battery pack to any shock or force such as hammering, dropping or stepping on it. ˎˎDo not short circuit and do not allow metal objects to come into contact with the battery terminals. ˎˎDo not expose to high temperature above 60°C (140°F) such as in direct sunlight or in a car parked in the sun. ˎˎDo not incinerate or dispose of in fire. ˎˎDo not handle damaged or leaking lithium ion batteries. ˎˎBe sure to charge the battery pack using a genuine Sony battery charger or a device that can charge the battery pack. ˎˎKeep the battery pack out of the reach of small children. ˎˎKeep the battery pack dry. ˎˎReplace only with the same or equivalent type recommended by Sony. ˎˎDispose of used battery packs promptly as described in the instructions. AC Adaptor Use the nearby wall outlet (wall socket) when using the AC Adaptor. Disconnect the AC Adaptor from the wall outlet (wall socket) immediately if any malfunction occurs while using the apparatus. For Customers in Europe Notice for the customers in the countries applying EU Directives Manufacturer: Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan Minato-ku Tokyo, 108-0075 Japan For EU product compliance: Sony Deutschland GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61, 70327 Stuttgart, Germany Notice If static electricity or electromagnetism causes data transfer to discontinue midway (fail), restart the application or disconnect and connect the communication cable (USB, etc.) again. This product has been tested and found compliant with the limits set out in the EMC regulation for using connection cables shorter than 3 meters (9.8 feet). The electromagnetic fields at the specific frequencies may influence the picture and sound of this unit. Disposal of waste batteries and electrical and electronic equipment (applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems) This symbol on the product, the battery or on the packaging indicates that the product and the battery shall not be treated as household waste. On certain batteries this symbol might be used in combination with a chemical symbol. The chemical symbols for mercury (Hg) or lead (Pb) are added if the battery contains more than 0.0005% mercury or 0.004% lead. By ensuring these products and batteries are disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potentially negative consequences for the environment and human health which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste handling. The recycling of the materials will help to conserve natural resources. In case of products that for safety, performance or data integrity reasons require a permanent connection with an incorporated battery, this battery should be replaced by qualified service staff only. To ensure that the battery and the electrical and electronic equipment will be treated properly, hand over these products at end-of-life to the applicable collection point for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment. For all other batteries, please view the section on how to remove the battery from the product safely. Hand the battery over to the applicable collection point for the recycling of waste batteries. For more detailed information about recycling of this product or battery, please contact your local Civic Office, your household waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product or battery.