Maintenance : Cleaning and Maintaining the Sports Camcorder
Regarding the Battery
Battery pack performance decreases when the
surrounding temperature is 10°C (50°F) or below, and
shortens the battery life. In that case, do one of the
following so that the durability of the battery life can be
extended for a longer period of time.
- Put the Battery Pack in a pocket to warm it up, and
insert it in your Sports Camcorder immediately prior
- Use a large capacity Battery Pack.
Be sure to set the power button to off when not
recording or playing back. The battery power is also
consumed in standby, play back and pause mode.
Have your Battery Packs ready for two or three times
the expected recording time, and make trial recordings
before making the actual recording.
Do not expose the Battery Pack to water.
The Battery Pack is not water resistant.
Keep the battery out of reach of children. If it is
swallowed, seek medical assistance immediately.
Wipe the battery with a clean dry cloth to ensure proper
Do not pick up the battery using metal tools as this may
cause a short circuit.
Do not short the battery or dispose of the battery in fire.
Do not disassemble the battery. The battery could
explode or catch fire.
Use only recommended batteries and accessories.
Use of batteries not expressly recommended for this
equipment may cause an explosion or leakage, resulting
in fire, injury or damage to the surroundings.
Install the battery according to the instructions.
Improperly installed batteries can cause damage to the
When you do not use for a long time, remove the
Otherwise, the battery may leak. To avoid damage to the
product, be sure to remove the battery when no charge