Quick Start Guide
NWZ-B133 / B135 / B133F / B135F
©2008 Sony Corporation Printed in China
About the Manual
Quick Start Guide: Explains set up, enabling you to import songs to a
computer, and to transfer them to the player.
Operation Guide (PDF file): Explains advanced features of the player and
offers troubleshooting information.
Troubleshooting: Explains symptoms, causes and remedies when the player has
Precautions: Explains important notes to prevent accidents.
To view the Operation Guide (PDF file)
1. Connect the player directly to a USB port on your computer.
2. Double-click [My Computer] - [WALKMAN] or [Removable Disk] -
- [Operation Guide] - [xxx_NWZB100.pdf*
Data hierarchy may differ, depending on your computer environment.
Language name is displayed in the place of "xxx. " Choose the manual of your language.
You need Adobe Reader or Acrobat Reader 5.0 in your computer. Adobe Reader can
be downloaded from the Internet for free.
Please check the accessories in the package.
Operation Guide (PDF file) (1)
Quick Start Guide (this manual) (1)
Charging the Battery
The player's battery is recharged while the player is connected to a running computer.
About 70 minutes
Parts and Controls
Starts/stops recording. You can record
Illuminated by LED. The pattern of
the sound from the microphone or
the illumination varies by each
the currently received FM program
VOL +/– button
Returns to the previous menu. Press
and hold this button to display the
Activates the Bass function to
emphasize the low sound range.
Turn on the player. Turn off the
For recording sound by the player.
player by pressing and holding it.
Starts/pauses song playback or
pauses/restarts recording. When a
Resets the player when you press the
menu appears on the display, use this
RESET button with a small pin, etc.
button to confirm menu item.
Selects a song, album, artist, folder or
menu item. You can also skip to the
beginning of the song/album/artist/
Remove the USB cap and connect the
folder, fast-forward or fast-rewind.
USB connector of the player to a USB
connector on your computer.
When playing back a song
Song title/File name indication
Current song number indication
Displays song title or file name
Displays the song number currently
currently being played back.
selected or being played back.
Play mode indication
Playback range indication
Displays the current play mode icon.
Displays the playback range.
If the play mode is set to "Normal, "
Playback progress bar
no icon appears.
Displays playback progress.
Bass function/equalizer mode
Playing status indication
Displays the current play mode ( :
Displays whether the Bass function is
playback, : pause, ( ): fast-
activated or which equalizer mode is
rewind (or fast-forward),
( ): skip to the beginning of the
Remaining battery indication
current (or next) song).
Displays the remaining battery power.
Turning the Player On and Off
To turn on the player
Press the button to turn on the player. The player resumes the operation
from the point where you last turned off.
To turn off the player
Press and hold the button to turn off the player. "POWER OFF" appears.
About the HOME menu
The HOME menu appears when you press and hold the BACK/HOME button
of the player. The HOME menu is the starting point to play songs, listen to FM
, play recorded sound files, or change settings. For details, refer to the
Operation Guide (PDF file).
When menu items appear on the HOME menu, press the / button to
select an item, and then press the button to confirm.
You can return to the previous menu by pressing the BACK/HOME button, and
you can return to the HOME menu by pressing and holding it.
The icons appear in the HOME menu and the color of the selected icon is inverted.
By pressing the / button, you can select an icon, and then press the
button to confirm.
Plays/deletes recorded sound file.
Plays transferred songs on the player.
Plays FM radio, or plays back or deletes a recorded FM program.
Sets function settings of music, FM*
, voice recording, or the player.
See reverse side.