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Re: Sony Mic - problem?

Subject: Re: Sony Mic - problem?
From: "Daniel De Granville" <>
Date: Fri, 06 Aug 2004 14:53:01 -0000
Hi Evert and everyone,

Thanks for your reply. Sorry to stress about this issue again, but
the dealer (importer) in Brazil gave me no more than a week to claim
the microphone defective, in order to replace it.

So, doesn't it seem a nonsene that the mic wastes battery keeping
the LED on, even when the device is not in use? Do you think that
this is a consequence of energy that it accumulates while in use?
Have any of you heard of anything else regarding this "strange"


Daniel De Granville
Pantanal, Brazil

--- In  "Evert Veldhuis"
<> wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> It is completely normal.
> Mine has the same behaviour; the led is as 'bright' independent of
> the position of the switch (not including the brief moment just
> after switching when it is fully on).
> It says in the manual also to remove the battery while not in use
> for extended time, so you might want to remove the battery if you
> are planning not to use it for a few days, or a week.
> My mic is stored with the battery inside for years now, and I
> have to replace it.


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