Introduction: How to Charge Sony A6000 Camera

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When using the camera for the first time, be sure to charge the battery pack. The charged battery pack will discharge little by little, even if you do not use it. To avoid missing a shooting opportunity, charge the battery pack before shooting.

(applicable for these models too Sony a6100 a6000 a6300 a6400 a6500 a6600 )

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Open the cover

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Insert the Battery pack

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Connect the camera to the AC Adaptor, using the micro USB cable

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Make sure the camera is turned off

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Charge lamp
Lit: Charging

Off: Charging finished

Flashing: Charging error or charging paused temporarily because the camera is not within the proper temperature range

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The charging time is approximately 310 minutes using the AC Adaptor

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· If the charge lamp on the camera flashes when the AC Adaptor is connected to the

wall outlet (wall socket), this indicates that charging is temporarily stopped

because the temperature is outside the recommended range. When the temperature

gets back within the appropriate range, the charging resumes. We recommend

charging the battery pack in an ambient temperature of between 10°C to 30°C

(50ºF to 86ºF).

· The battery pack may not be effectively charged if the terminal section of the

battery is dirty. In this case, wipe any dust off lightly using a soft cloth or a cotton

swab to clean the terminal section of the battery.

• When charging is finished, disconnect the AC Adaptor from the wall outlet (wall


• Be sure to use only genuine Sony brand battery packs, micro USB cable (supplied)

and AC Adaptor (supplied).

• Power is not supplied during shooting/playback if the camera is connected to a

wall outlet with the supplied AC adaptor. To supply power to the

camera during shooting/playback, use the AC-PW20 AC adaptor.

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