Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera ILCE-5000

Pwr Save Start Time

You can set time intervals to automatically switch to power save mode. To return to shooting mode, perform an operation such as pressing the shutter button halfway down.

  1. MENU (Setup) → [Pwr Save Start Time] → desired setting.

Menu item details

30 Min/5 Min/2 Min/1 Min (default setting)/10 Sec


  • Turn off the product when you do not use it for a long time.
  • When using a lens with power zoom, the lens is retracted one minute after the product stops operation if [Pwr Save Start Time] is set to [10 Sec].
  • The power save function is not activated during playing back slideshow or recording movies, or when connected to a computer.