You can record for a longer time by using the optional battery pack.
Provides a longer recording time than the bat-
tery pack that comes with this unit. It can also
be used as a spare battery pack.
Enables the battery pack to be charged with-
out using this unit.
Enables the images recorded on this unit to be
copied to a DVD without using a PC.
Creates DVDs and functions as an external
DVD drive when connected to a PC. In addi-
tion, created DVDs can be played back by
connecting the CU-VD50U to a TV.
For more information, refer to the catalog.
BN-VG107U is the same battery pack that comes with this unit.
Approximate Recording Time (Using Battery)
The above are values when "LIGHT" is set to "OFF" and "LCD BACK-
LIGHT" is set to "STANDARD".
The actual recording time may be shorter if zooming is used or if re-
cording is stopped repeatedly.
(It is recommended to prepare battery packs ready for three times the
expected recording time.)
When the battery life is reached, the recording time becomes shorter
even if the battery pack is fully charged.
(Replace the battery pack with a new one.)
1 h 10 m
1 h 25 m
2 h 30 m
2 h 5 m
3 h 50 m
Taking Videos in Auto Mode
You can record without worrying about the setting details by using the au-
Open the lens cover.
Open the LCD monitor and select the video mode.
The video mode icon appears.
Check if the recording mode is Auto.
If the mode is Manual, touch the G/H button.
The mode changes between Auto and Manual with every touch.
Press again to stop.