Connect the USB cable (supplied) to the USB cradle (supplied). Then, attach the Walkman to the USB cradle.
Make sure to connect the terminals ( 1 and 2 ).
Hold down the button 1 for 3 seconds.
You will hear the startup sound.
When the Walkman turns on, the lamp (2) lights up.
Hold down the button (1) for 3 seconds.
You will hear the shutdown sound. Then, the Walkman and the lamp ( 2 ) will turn off.
No. It does not have remote control.
Sony NS-WS623 is quite light weight. It weighs just about 32 grams.