Sony Electronics Inc. ("Sony") warrants this product against defects in material or workmanship for
the time periods and as set forth below. Pursuant to this Limited Warranty, Sony will, at its option, (i)
repair the product using new or refurbished parts or (ii) replace the product with a new or refurbished
product. For purposes of this Limited Warranty, "refurbished" means a product or part that has been
returned to its original specifications. In the event of a defect, these are your exclusive remedies.
Term: For a period of one year from the original date of pur chase of the product, Sony will, at its
option, repair or replace with new or refurbished product or parts, any product or parts determined to
This Limited Warranty covers only the hardware components packaged with the Pr oduct. It does not
cover technical assistance for hardware or software usage and it does not cover any software prod-
ucts whether or not contained in the Product; any such software is provided "AS IS" unless expressly
provided for in any enclosed software Limited Warranty. Please refer to the End User License Agree-
ments included with the Product for your rights and obligations with respect to the software.
Instructions: To obtain warranty service, you must deliver the product, freight prepaid, in either its
original packaging or packaging af fording an equal degree of protection to the Sony authorized ser-
vice facility specified. It is your responsibility to backup any data, software or other materials you
may have stored or preserved on your unit. It is likely that such data, softwar e, or other materials will
be lost or reformatted during service and Sony will not be responsible for any such damage or loss.
A dated purchase receipt is required. For specific instructions on how to obtain warranty service for
For an accessory or part not available from your authorized dealer, call:
Repair / Replacement Warranty: This Limited Warranty shall apply to any repair, replacement part or
replacement product for the remainder of the original Limited Warranty period or for ninety (90) days,
whichever is longer. Any parts or product replaced under this Limited Warranty will become the prop-
erty of Sony.
This Limited Warranty only covers product issues caused by defects in material or workmanship dur -
ing ordinary consumer use; it does not cover product issues caused by any other reason, including
but not limited to product issues due to commercial use, acts of God, misuse, limitations of technol-
ogy, or modification of or to any par t of the Sony product. This Limited Warranty does not cover Sony
products sold AS IS or WITH ALL FAULTS or consumables (such as fuses or batteries). This Limited
Warranty is invalid if the factory-applied serial number has been alter ed or removed from the product.
This Limited Warranty is valid only in the United States.
LIMITATION ON DAMAGES: SONY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUEN-
TIAL DAMAGES FOR BREACH OF ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED W ARRANTY ON THIS PRODUCT.
DURATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES: EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LA W,
ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ON
THIS PRODUCT IS LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE DURATION OF THIS WARRANTY.
Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, or allow
limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitations or exclusions may not
apply to you. This Limited Warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may have other rights
which vary from state to state.
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