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    Recognising music with TrackID™

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    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.

    TrackID overview in Sony Smartphones

    1 Search for music online
    2 View options
    3 View current music charts
    4 View the search result history
    5 Main screen for recording music
    6 Find out what music you are listening to

    Note

    The 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 identify music using TrackID™ technology

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal
    2. Find and tap TrackID™, then hold your device towards the music source.
    3. Tap Icn sony app track id. If the track is recognised by the TrackID™ service, the results appear on the screen.

    Tip

    To return to the TrackID™ start screen, press Icn sony key and back.

    To view TrackID™ charts

    • Open the TrackID™ application, then tap Charts. A chart from your own region is shown.

    To view TrackID™ charts from another region

    1. Open the TrackID™ application, then tap Charts.
    2. Tap Icn sony key menu > Regions and then select a country or region.

    To buy a track recognised by the TrackID™ application

    1. After a track has been recognised by the TrackID™ application, tap Download.
    2. Follow the instructions in your device to complete your purchase.

    Tip

    You can also select a track to buy by opening the History and Charts tabs. Or you can purchase tracks identified by an online text search in TrackID™.

    To share a track

    1. After a track has been recognised by the TrackID™ application, tap Share, then select a sharing method.
    2. Follow the instructions on your device to complete the procedure.

    To view artist information for a track

    • After a track has been recognised by the TrackID™ application, tap Artist info.

    To delete a track from the track history

    1. Open the TrackID™ application, then tap History.
    2. Tap a track title, then tap Delete.
    3. Tap Yes to confirm.

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