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.
Labor: For a period of one (1) year from the original date of purchase of the product ("Labor Warranty"), Sony
will, at its option, repair or replace with new or refurbished product, product determined to be defective. If Sony
elects to replace the product after this Labor Warranty has expired but while the Parts Warranty below is still in
effect, it will do so for the applicable labor charge.
Parts: For a period of one (1) year from the original date of purchase of product ("Parts Warranty"), Sony will
supply new or refurbished replacement parts in exchange for parts determined to be defective.
This Limited Warranty covers only the hardware components packaged with the Product. It does not cover
technical assistance for hardware or software usage and it does not cover any software products 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 Agreements 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 affording an equal degree of protection to the Sony authorized service facility specified.
It is your responsibility to backup any data, software or other materials you may have stored or pre-
served on your unit. It is likely that such data, software, 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 your product,
Visit Sony's Web Site:
Or call the Sony Customer Information Service Center
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 replace-
ment 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 property of Sony.
This Limited Warranty only covers product issues caused by defects in material or workmanship during 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 technology, or modification of or to any part 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 altered 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 CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES FOR BREACH OF ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY ON THIS PRODUCT.
DURATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES: EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, 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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