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No sound When camera is set on movie mode the screen says Record movie with sound but when you play back there is no sound. I haven't downloaded to the computer but assumed you would have sound on camera. Anyone know? the book says nothing about this.

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Re: no sound

This model of cyber-shot has no speaker on board to listen sound in playback mode. you need to transfer movie file on PC to hear sound in it.

Posted on May 28, 2008

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Re: no sound

Well first try to download to computer or try memory stick on another sony to see if your recordings have sound..If there is sound on computer or other camera from recording..Then camera might have a bad speaker.If it does not have sound when tried on another camera or comp..Then microphone and or audio section on board inside camera are bad..

Posted on Dec 24, 2007

Re: no sound

Um, there isn't a speaker on this model of camera.
That's why you only hear the sound on your clips when you have them on your computer.
dumb? yes...

Posted on Mar 29, 2008

Re: no sound

There are no speakers on the camera so are you trying to play it back threw the computer or the camera?

Posted on Mar 24, 2008

Re: no sound

Same problem here :(

Posted on Dec 27, 2007

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