Precautions, On a battery, On recorded data on the unit – Sony GPS-CS1KASP Manuel d'utilisation

Page 7: On use and storage

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When using this unit, please keep the following in mind.

On a battery

A battery is not supplied
An LR6 (size AA) alkaline battery or an HR6 (size AA) Nickel-Metal
Hydride battery is necessary for recording log data in this unit. Purchase a
battery before using the unit.

Notes on a Nickel-Metal Hydride battery

Charge the Nickel-Metal Hydride battery before using the unit for the
first time. Refer to instructions supplied with the battery on charging.

The battery can be charged even if it is not completely discharged. Also,
even if the battery is not fully charged, you can use the partially charged
capacity of the battery as is.

If you do not intend to use the battery for a long time, use up the existing
charge and remove it from the unit, then store it in a cool, dry place.
This is to maintain the battery’s functions.

On recorded data on the unit

If you remove the battery while using the unit, the log data may be
damaged. Be sure to replace the battery with a new one after you turn the
power off.

Compensation for damaged log data will not be made
If position information (GPS log files) is not recorded properly due to
malfunction of the recording memory or the system, compensation for
damaged log data or images with position information will not be made.

On use and storage

Before you use the unit, make sure that the unit works properly by
checking its operation.

Do not shake or strike this unit hard. In addition to malfunctions and an
inability to record the log, this may cause recorded data breakdown.

This unit is neither dust-proof, nor splash-proof, nor water-proof.