This manual describes the basic operation that can be performed with HDR-AZ1 only.
To use the camera in a variety of ways, you need a smartphone or tablet supporting a dedicated application, PlayMemories Mobile, or a separately sold Live-View Remote.
Charging the battery pack
Inserting a memory card
Press the ON/OFF button to power on.
Slide the REC HOLD switch and release REC HOLD.
If REC HOLD is released, proceed to step 3.
Press the REC button to start recording.
Press the Wi-Fi button to switch the Wi-Fi settings of the camera when connecting to a separately sold Live-View Remote or a smartphone.
Connecting to a separately sold Live-View Remote
Refer to the operating guide of Live-View Remote as well.
Connecting Live-View Remote to the camera (Single connection)
Connecting Live-View Remote to multiple cameras (up to 5 cameras) (Multi connection)
Connecting to the smartphone
Installing PlayMemories Mobile on your smartphone
You can perform the live distribution of movies to an online video sharing site such as USTREAM by using a smartphone that can tether to a camera or a Wi-Fi router in the live connection.