Sony cyber-shot dsc-t9 User Manual (en)

Notes on using your camera
Types of “Memory Stick” that can be 
used (not supplied)
The IC recording medium used by this 
camera is a “Memory Stick Duo”. There are 
two types of “Memory Stick”.
“Memory Stick Duo”: you can use a 
“Memory Stick Duo” with your 
“Memory Stick”: you cannot use a 
“Memory Stick” with your camera.
Other memory cards cannot be used.
• For details on “Memory Stick Duo”, see 
When using a “Memory Stick Duo” 
with “Memory Stick” compatible 
You can use the “Memory Stick Duo” by 
inserting it into the Memory Stick Duo 
Adaptor (not supplied).
Memory Stick Duo Adaptor
Notes on the “InfoLITHIUM” battery 
• Charge the supplied NP-FT1 battery pack before 
using the camera for the first time. (
step 1 in 
“Read This First”)
• The battery pack can be charged even if it is not 
completely discharged. Also, even if the battery 
pack is not fully charged, you can use the 
partially charged capacity of the battery pack as 
• If you do not intend to use the battery pack for a 
long time, use up the existing charge and 
remove it from your camera, then store it in a 
cool, dry place. This is to maintain the battery 
pack functions (page 99).
• For details on the usable battery pack, see 
Carl Zeiss lens
This camera is equipped with a Carl Zeiss 
lens which is capable of reproducing sharp 
images with excellent contrast.
The lens for this camera has been produced 
under a quality assurance system certified 
by Carl Zeiss in accordance with the quality 
standards of Carl Zeiss in Germany.
No compensation for contents of the 
• The contents of the recording cannot be 
compensated for if recording or playback is not 
possible due to a malfunction of your camera or 
recording media, etc.
Internal memory and “Memory Stick 
Duo” back up
• Do not turn off the camera or remove the battery 
pack or “Memory Stick Duo” while the access 
lamp is lighted, as the internal memory data or 
“Memory Stick Duo” data may be destroyed. 
Always protect your data by making a back up 
copy. See page 23 for the data back up method.
Notes on recording/playback
• This camera is neither dust-proof, nor splash-
proof, nor water-proof. Read “Precautions” 
(page 102)
 before operating the camera.
• Before you record one-time events, make a trial 
recording to make sure that the camera is 
working correctly.
• Be careful not to get the camera wet. Water 
entering the inside of the camera may cause 
malfunctions which in some cases may not be 
• Do not aim the camera at the sun or other bright 
light. It may cause the malfunction of your