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Identifying music using TrackID technology

Use the TrackID™ music recognition service to identify a music track you hear playing in your surroundings. Just record a short sample of the song and you’ll get artist, title and album info within seconds. You can purchase tracks identified by TrackID™ and you can view TrackID charts to see what TrackID users around the globe are searching for. For best results, use TrackID™ technology in a quiet area.

NoteThe TrackID™ application and the TrackID™ service are not supported in all countries/regions, or by all networks and/or service providers in all areas.

To open the TrackID™ application

  1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal .
  2. Find and tap TrackID™.
TipYou can also use the TrackID™ widget to open the TrackID™ application.

To search for track information using TrackID™

  1. When the TrackID™ application is open, hold the phone towards the music source.
  2. Tap Icn sony app track id. If the track is recognised by the TrackID™ service, the results appear on the screen.
TipTo return to the TrackID™ start screen, press Icn sony key and back.

To view TrackID™ charts

  1. When the TrackID™ application is open, tap Charts. The first time you view a chart, it is set to your own region.
  2. To see charts of the most popular searches in other regions, tap Icn sony 11ni and menu k90 > Regions.
  3. Select a country or region.

Using TrackID™ technology results

Track information appears when the TrackID™ application recognises a track. You can select to purchase the track or share it using email or SMS. You can also get more information about the track's artist.

To buy a track using TrackID™ technology

  1. When the TrackID™ application is open, tap a track title.
  2. In the track information screen, tap Download.
  3. Follow the instructions in your phone to complete your purchase.
NoteThe track purchase feature may not be supported in all countries/regions, or by all networks and/or service providers in all areas.

To share a track using email or SMS

  1. When the TrackID™ application is open, tap a track title.
  2. Tap Share, then select a sharing method.
  3. Follow the instructions in your phone to complete the procedure.

To view the artist information for a track

  1. When the TrackID™ application is open, tap a track title.
  2. Tap Artist info.

To delete a track from the track history

  1. When the TrackID™ application is open, tap History.
  2. Tap a track title, then tap Delete.
  3. Tap Yes.
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