Samsung Galaxy NX500 Camera User Manual (en)

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Maintaining the camera
Using on beaches or shores
Protect your camera from sand and dirt when you use it on beaches or in 
other similar areas.
Your camera is not waterproof. Do not handle the battery, adapter, or 
memory card with wet hands. Operating the camera with wet hands 
may cause damage to your camera.
Storing for an extended period of time
When you store the camera for an extended period, place it in a sealed 
container with an absorbent material, such as silica gel.
Over time, unused batteries will discharge and must be recharged before 
The present date and time must be re-entered if the camera is turned 
on after the camera and battery have been separated for a prolonged 
Using or storing the camera
Inappropriate places to use or store the camera
Avoid exposing the camera to very cold or very hot temperatures.
Avoid using your camera in areas with extremely high humidity, or 
where the humidity changes drastically.
Avoid exposing the camera to direct sunlight and storing it in hot, poorly 
ventilated areas, such as in a car during summer time.
Protect your camera and the display from impact, rough handling, and 
excessive vibration to avoid serious damage.
Avoid using or storing your camera in dusty, dirty, humid, or poorly 
ventilated areas to prevent damage to moving parts and internal 
Do not use your camera near fuels, combustibles, or flammable 
chemicals. Do not store or carry flammable liquids, gases, or explosive 
materials in the same compartment as the camera or its accessories.
Do not store the camera where there are mothballs.