How To Use Radio - Sony Xperia Z Ultra

How To Use Radio - Sony Xperia Z Ultra
How To Use Radio - Sony Xperia Z Ultra

Learn how to use radio app on your Sony Xperia Z Ultra. The FM radio in your device works like any FM radio. For example, you can browse and listen to FM radio stations and save them as favorites. You must connect a wired headset or headphones to your device before you can use the radio. This is because the headset or headphones act as an antenna.

How To Use Radio - Sony Xperia Z Ultra

  1. Favorites list
  2. Launch the TrackID music recognition application
  3. Radio on/off button
  4. View menu options
  5. Tuned frequency
  6. Save or remove a channel as a favorite
  7. Tuning dial
  8. Move down the frequency band to search for a channel
  9. Move up the frequency band to search for a channel
  10. A saved favorite channel

To listen to the FM radio

  • Connect a headset or a set of headphones to your device.
  • From your Home screen, tap Apps icon.
  • Find and tap FM radio icon. The available channels appear as you scroll through the frequency band.
  • When you start the FM radio, available channels appear automatically. If a channel has RDS information, it appears a few seconds after you start listening to the channel.

To move between radio channels

  • Flick your finger up or down along the frequency band.

To start a new search for radio channels

  • When the radio is open, press Menu icon.
  • Tap Search for channels. The radio scans the whole frequency band, and all available channels are displayed.

To switch the radio sound to the speaker

  • When the radio is open, press Menu icon.
  • Tap Play in speaker.

Note: To switch the sound back to the wired headset or headphones, press and tap Play in headphones.

To identify a song on the FM radio using TrackID

  • While the song is playing on your device's FM radio, tap Search icon.
  • A progress indicator appears while the TrackID application samples the song. If successful, you are presented with a track result, or a list of possible tracks.
  • Press back key to return the FM Radio.

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.

Favorite radio channels

  • To save a channel as a favorite
  • When the radio is open, navigate to the channel that you want to save as a favorite.
  • Tap Star icon.
  • Enter a name and select a color for the channel, then press Save.

To listen to a favorite radio channel

  • Tap list icon.
  • Select an option.

To remove a channel as a favorite

  • When the radio is open, navigate to the channel that you want to remove.
  • Tap Star icon, then tap Delete.

Sound settings

To switch between mono and stereo sound mode

  • When the radio is open, press Menu icon.
  • Tap Enable stereo sound.
  • To listen to the radio in mono sound mode again, press Menu icon and tap Force mono sound.

To select the radio region

  • When the radio is open, press Menu icon.
  • Tap Set radio region.
  • Select an option.

To adjust the Visualizer

  • When the radio is open, tap Menu icon.
  • Tap Visualizer.
  • Select an option.

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