VTech Click Box - Xtreme Power User`s manual

2. Plug the battery connector securely into the
socket.
What’s in the box
Connect and charge the
battery
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User’s manual
(Canada version)
VM312/VM312-2
Make sure the supplied rechargeable battery
with the label THIS SIDE UP facing up.
Arrange the battery wire to avoid it obstructing
the battery cover when closing.
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TM
THIS SIDE UP
Safe & Sound
Full Color Video and Audio
Monitor
NOTES
Use only the battery supplied with this product.
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Use only the parent unit power adapter or the baby
unit power adapter supplied with this product.
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Make sure the electrical outlets are not controlled
by wall switches.
The parent unit battery is fully charged after 12
hours of continuous charging.
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The parent unit power adapter and baby unit power
adapter are intended to be correctly oriented in a
vertical or floor mount position. The prongs are not
designed to hold the plug in place if it is plugged into
a ceiling, under-the-table or cabinet outlet.
It takes longer to charge the battery when the
parent unit is turned on. To shorten the charging
time, turn the parent unit off while charging.
Make sure the parent unit, the baby unit and the
power adapter cord are out of reach of children.
Connect the baby monitor
1 set for VM312;
2 sets for VM312-2
2
Install the battery
You can power up the parent unit by connecting
it to AC power or to the rechargeable battery
provided. Even if the parent unit is connected to
AC power, we recommend you also install the
battery. This guarantees continual operation in
case of a power outage.
Congratulations
on purchasing your new VTech product. Before
using this product, please read
Important safety instructions.
3. Align the battery compartment cover against
the battery compartment.
4. Push the battery compartment cover down
and click into place.
1. Push the detent of the battery compartment
cover and lift the cover to open.
To replace the battery, pull the battery out of
the battery compartment and unplug the battery
connector from the socket, then follow the steps
above to install the battery.
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Parent unit overview
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7
1
Infrared LEDs
POWER on/off indicator
Night sensor
6
Camera
7
/VOL
Press to increase the listening volume.
8
One to three green
lights indicate a moderate sound level
detected by the baby unit.
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Additional red
lights indicate a higher sound level
detected by the baby unit (e.g. baby
crying loudly).
Speaker volume level
Press to power on.
Press and hold to power off.
5
PAIR
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2
/VOL
Press to decrease the listening volume.
10
Microphone
11
Speaker
12
Ball joint stand
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Base
4
Press to power on.
Press and hold to power off.
Press to turn on or off the screen.
Battery level indicator
3
Pan or tilt to adjust the camera angle.
13
No battery is
installed but
operates using
AC power, or
the battery has
been installed
incorrectly.
Install the
parent unit
battery.
Charge without
interruption
(at least 30
minutes).
The screen
displays .
The
light
flashes.
The battery
has very little
charge and
may be used
for only a short
time.
Charge without
interruption
(about 30
minutes).
The battery
icon
becomes
solid .
The battery is
fully charged.
To keep the
battery charged,
connect it to AC
power when not
in use.
CAUTION
Keep the baby unit out of the reach of the baby. Never
place or mount the baby unit inside the baby’s crib or
playpen.
1. Place the baby unit at least 1 meter / 3 feet
away from your baby.
At least 1 me
At least 1 meter
(3 feet)
1
2
NOTE
If you experience audio feedback on either the parent
unit or baby unit, move the parent unit further away until
there is no more audio feedback; or press VOL on the
parent unit to lower the audio feedback sound.
2. Place the parent unit at least 1 meter / 3
3. Press to turn on the parent unit. The
screen turns on.
feet away from the baby unit.
1
At least 1 meter (3 feet)
2
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Light on when the parent unit battery is
being charged.
Light flashes when the parent unit
battery is low and needs charging.
Light off when the parent unit battery
is fully charged, or when no battery is
installed.
Power jack
•
8
While in a menu, press to choose the
option on the right side.
While viewing a zoomed image,
press and hold to move the image
rightward.
TALK
While viewing image, press and hold to
talk to the selected baby unit.
9
Microphone
10
Battery compartment cover
11
Slot for portable use
12
Speaker
13
Connection status
- displays when strong signal
strength is detected between the
baby unit and the parent unit.
- , or displays when moderate
signal strength is detected between
the baby unit and the parent unit.
- displays when the link between the
baby unit and the parent unit is lost.
- displays when the parent unit is
searching for a baby unit.
On when the parent unit is turned on.
Flashes when in pairing process, or
when connecting to baby unit while
the baby unit is not available.
While in a menu, press to choose the
option on the left side.
While viewing a zoomed image,
press and hold to move the image
leftward.
Stand
Operating range
If both units are not connected, the parent unit
The operating range of the baby monitor is up to
300 meters (1,000 feet) outdoors or 50 meters
(160 feet) indoors. The actual operating range
may vary depending on the environmental
conditions, and other interferences such as
walls, doors, and other obstructions.
Using the baby monitor
Adjust the sound sensitivity of the baby unit
You can choose to hear sounds from the baby
unit all the time, or to hear sounds that exceed
a certain level. You can use the parent unit to
adjust the microphone sensitivity of your baby
unit. The higher the sensitivity level, the more
sensitive the baby unit is in detecting sounds
for transmitting to the parent unit. The sound
sensitivity is preset to
.
displays
while searching for a baby unit. If no baby
unit is found after a while, it displays .
1
Control key panel
•
One to three green
lights indicate Level 1 to Level 3 of the
speaker volume setting.
Additional red
lights indicate Level 4 to Level 5 of
the speaker volume setting.
(On/off)
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•
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Press and hold to pair to the parent unit.
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The battery
icon is
off and
displays.
3
POWER on/off indicator
VOL
• Press to decrease the speaker
volume.
• While in the menu, press to scroll
down.
• While viewing a zoomed image,
press and hold to move the image
downward.
•
(On/Off)
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Visual sound indicator
Sound level detected by the baby unit
On when the baby unit is powered on
and currently linked to parent unit.
Flashes when the baby unit is not
linked to a parent unit; or the pairing
process is in progress; or the parent
unit is not viewing this baby unit.
Power jack
4
Action
2. Press to turn on the baby unit. The
POWER light turns on.
NOTE
While viewing image, press to zoom
in/out.
MENU/SELECT
• Press to enter the menu.
• While in a menu, press to choose an
item, or save a setting.
VOL
• Press to increase the speaker volume.
• While in the menu, press to scroll up.
• While viewing a zoomed image,
press and hold to move the image
upward.
The visual sound indicator has two
functions. One is to show the sound level
detected by the baby unit. The other
one is to show the volume level during
speaker volume setting.
Backup light for night vision.
3
Battery
status
1. Place the parent unit and the baby units in
the same room to test the product. Make
sure the baby units are at least 3 feet away
from the parent unit.
This baby monitor is intended as an aid. It is not a
substitute for proper adult supervision, and should not be
used as such.
You can increase the speaker volume of the parent unit
if you cannot hear the sounds transmitted from the baby
unit.
Parent unit display icons
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Battery
indicators
To test your video and audio monitor:
2
If the parent unit will not be used for a long time,
disconnect and remove the battery to prevent
possible leakage.
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Baby unit overview
•
The standby time varies depending on the
sensitivity level you set, your actual use and the
age of the battery.
NOTE
You may test the baby monitor before initial use,
and at regular times thereafter.
TIP
The operating time for using the rechargeable
battery is short. If you want to monitor your baby for
a long time, we recommend you connect the parent
unit to AC power.
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Positioning the baby monitor
Before use
Replace the battery
NOTES
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NOTES
1
Install the battery as shown below.
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www.vtechcanada.com.
Overview
Once you have connected the parent unit and
installed its battery, press to turn it on. The
battery icon indicates the battery status (see the
following table).
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2
Charge the parent unit battery
Current view status
- Display the number of the baby unit
(x:1-4)
that is being viewed.
x
Zoom
- Display when the camera at the
baby unit has zoomed in.
Volume off
- Display when the volume is turned off.
Sound activation
- Display when the sound activation
is on.
Battery status
animates
when the battery is charging.
- displays solid when the battery is
fully charged.
- displays when the battery is low and
needs charging.
- displays when no battery is installed
but operates using AC power, or the
battery has been installed incorrectly.
Parent unit main menu icons
Camera selection
• You can select the screen to view
images from a particular baby unit, or
view all baby units in Patrol Mode.
Brightness
• You can change the brightness of the
screen. The
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LCD brightness is preset
to
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- brightest screen display.
- brighter screen display.
- average screen brightness.
- darker screen display.
- darkest screen display.
Sensitivity
• With this feature, you can choose to
hear sounds from the baby unit all the
time, or to hear sounds that exceed
a certain level. You can use the
parent unit to adjust the microphone
sensitivity of your baby unit. The
higher the sensitivity level, the more
sensitive the baby unit is in detecting
sounds for transmitting to the parent
unit. The sound sensitivity is preset to
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level.
- high sensitivity level.
- medium high sensitivity
- medium sensitivity level.
- medium low sensitivity level.
- low sensitivity level.
Sound activation
• Automatically turns on the parent unit
screen when a sound is detected in
your baby’s room. When no sound
is detected, the screen is off to save
power.
- turn on sound activation.
- turn off sound activation.
Pairing
• The baby units and parent unit
provided are already paired. You can
add or replace baby units (VM302
purchased separately) to your baby
monitor system.
Power on or off the baby unit
• Press
to power on the baby unit. The
POWER light turns on.
• Press and hold
again to power off the
baby unit. The POWER light turns off.
Power on or off the parent unit
• Press to power on the parent unit. The
screen turns on.
• Press and hold
again to power off the
parent unit. The screen turns off.
Sound sensitivity table for reference
Icon display
Sensitivity
Description
High
sensitivity
High sensitivity level
The parent unit speaker is
constantly on, and you will
hear all sounds (including
background noises) from
your baby’s room.
Turn on or off the parent unit screen
You can turn on or off the parent unit screen
without powering off the parent unit. You can still
hear sound from the baby unit.
•
Press
Medium high
sensitivity level
The parent unit speaker
turns on for soft babbling
and louder sounds from
your baby. It remains
quiet when your baby
sleeps soundly.
on the parent unit at any time.
Adjust the speaker volume for baby unit
You can adjust the speaker volume.
• Press / VOL or / VOL on the baby unit at
any time.
Medium sensitivity level
The parent unit speaker
turns on for loud babbling
and louder sounds from
your baby. It remains quite
when your baby makes
soft sounds.
Adjust the speaker volume for parent unit
You can adjust the speaker volume from
to
, or turn it off. The preset speaker
volume is
.
• Press VOL or VOL on the parent unit
while viewing image from baby unit.
When the speaker volume is set to off, the
screen displays .
Medium low sensitivity
level
The parent unit speaker
turns on for crying and
louder sounds from your
baby. It remains quiet
when your baby makes
soft sounds.
Adjust the LCD brightness of the parent unit
You can adjust the brightness of the parent
unit screen. The LCD brightness is preset to
.
1. Press MENU/SELECT when the parent unit is
not in use.
2. Press VOL or VOL to scroll to .
3. Press or to adjust the brightness.
4. Press MENU/SELECT to confirm your selection.
Low
sensitivity
Low sensitivity level
The parent unit speaker
turns on for loud crying or
screeching sounds from
your baby. It remains quiet
when your baby makes
soft sounds.
1. Press MENU/SELECT when the parent unit is
not in use.
2. Press VOL or VOL to scroll to .
3. Press or to adjust the sensitivity level.
4. Press MENU/SELECT to confirm your selection.
TIP
You can adjust the baby unit placement to improve the
sound detection.
Turn on or off the sound activation
The parent unit continuously monitors the sound
level in your baby’s room. When the sound
activation mode is on, the parent unit screen turns
on when the baby unit detects a sound.
As long as no sound is detected within 50 seconds,
the parent unit screen is off to save power. When
your baby starts to cry, the sound activation triggers
the parent unit screen automatically turns on.
1. Press MENU/SELECT when the parent unit is
not in use.
2. Press VOL or VOL to scroll to .
3. Press or to select
to turn on, or
to
turn off sound activation.
4. Press MENU/SELECT to confirm your selection.
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If you mute the speaker while sound activation
is on, then you hear a beep sound whenever the
screen turns on.
If you want to turn on the parent unit screen
continuously while the sound activation is on,
then set the sound sensitivity to
.
Select the camera
You can select the screen to view images from
a particular baby unit, or view all baby units in
Patrol Mode. If you select Patrol Mode to view
the images, the screen switches to view another
baby unit automatically after some time. The
switching is in chronological order:
to
.
1. Press MENU/SELECT when the parent unit is
not in use.
2. Press VOL or VOL to scroll to .
Night vision
The baby unit has infrared LEDs that allow you to
see your baby clearly at night or in a dark room.
When the baby unit detects low light levels, the
infrared LEDs are switched on automatically.
NOTE
When the infrared LEDs are on, the image is in black
and white. This is normal due to external light sources.
TIP
Depending on the surroundings and other interfering
factors, like lightings, objects, colors and backgrounds,
the display resolution may vary. Adjust the baby unit’s
angle or place the baby unit at a higher level to prevent
glare and blurry display.
Add new baby unit (VM302)
The baby units and parent unit provided are
already paired. You can add or replace any
baby units (VM302 purchased separately) to
your video and audio monitor system. You
can pair a maximum of four baby units to your
parent unit.
For more details, refer to the user’s manual that
comes with your VM302 new baby unit.
General product care
To keep this product working well and looking good,
follow these guidelines:
•
Avoid putting it near heating appliances and devices
that generate electrical noise (for example, motors
or fluorescent lamps).
•
DO NOT expose it to direct sunlight or moisture.
•
Avoid dropping the product or treating it roughly.
•
Clean with a soft cloth.
•
DO NOT immerse the parent unit and the baby
unit in water and do not clean them under the tap.
•
DO NOT use cleaning spray or liquid cleaners.
•
Make sure the baby unit and parent unit are dry
before you connect them to the mains again.
Talk function
You can use the TALK function of the parent
unit to talk and comfort your baby.
• Press and hold TALK when the parent
unit is viewing particular baby unit. Speak
towards the microphone on the parent unit.
Your voice is broadcast to the baby unit.
Cautions
1. Use and store the product at a temperature
between 32oF and 104oF.
2. Do not expose the product to extreme cold,
heat or direct sunlight. Do not put the product
close to a heating source.
3. Batteries should not be exposed to excessive
heat such as bright sunshine or fire.
4. Make sure the baby unit(s) and the adapter
cord(s) are always out of reach of the baby,
at least 3 feet away from the baby or crib, to
avoid a possible strangulation hazard.
5. Never place the baby unit(s) inside the
baby’s crib or playpen. Never cover the baby
unit(s) or parent unit with anything such as a
towel or a blanket.
6. Other electronic products may cause
interference with your baby monitor. Try
installing your baby monitor as far away
from these electronic devices as possible:
wireless routers, radios, cellular telephones,
intercoms, room monitors, televisions,
personal computers, kitchen appliances and
cordless telephones.
Precautions for users of implanted cardiac
pacemakers
Cardiac pacemakers (applies only to digital
cordless devices):
Wireless Technology Research, LLC (WTR),
an independent research entity, led a
multidisciplinary evaluation of the interference
between portable wireless devices and
implanted cardiac pacemakers. Supported by
the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, WTR
recommends to physicians that:
Pacemaker patients
• Should keep wireless devices at least six
inches from the pacemaker.
• Should NOT place wireless devices directly
over the pacemaker, such as in a breast
pocket, when it is turned ON.
WTR’s evaluation did not identify any risk to
bystanders with pacemakers from other persons
using wireless devices.
Electromagnetic fields (EMF)
This VTech product complies with all standards
regarding electromagnetic fields (EMF). If handled
properly and according to the instructions in this
user’s manual, the product is safe to be used based
on scientific evidence available today.
Below are the questions most frequently asked about
the baby monitor. If you cannot find the answer to
your question, contact customer service by visiting our
website at www.vtechcanada.com or calling
1 (800) 267-7377.
Why does the
baby monitor
not respond
normally?
Try the following (in the order
listed) for common cure:
1. Disconnect the power to the
baby units and the parent unit.
2. Remove the batteries in the
parent unit. Then, install the
batteries again.
3. Wait a few minutes before
connecting power back to the
baby units and the parent unit.
4. Turn on the baby units and the
parent unit.
5. Wait for the parent unit to
synchronize with the baby
units. Allow up to one minute
for this to take place.
Why don’t the
power-on light
of the baby unit
and parent unit
go on when I
switch on the
units?
Perhaps the rechargeable
battery of the parent unit is
empty and the parent unit is not
connected to the mains. Insert
the appliance plug into the parent
unit and put the adapter in a
wall socket. Then, press to
switch on the parent unit and to
establish connection with the
baby unit.
Storage
When you are not going to use the baby monitor for
some time, remove the rechargeable battery from the
parent unit. Store the parent unit, the baby unit and
the adapters in a cool and dry place.
Portable use of parent unit
(optional)
NOTE
Sling is not included. You may need to buy a sling for
portable usage.
Perhaps the baby unit is not
connected to the mains. Connect
the baby unit to the mains. Then,
set ON/OFF switch to ON to
switch on the baby unit and to
establish connection with the
parent unit.
3. Press or to select the desired baby unit
(1, 2, 3 or 4) or Patrol Mode ( ).
4. Press MENU/SELECT to confirm your selection.
Zoom
You can zoom in or out while viewing image
from baby unit.
• Press
to zoom in.
• Press and hold VOL , VOL , or to move
the zoomed image upward, downward,
leftward or rightward correspondingly.
• Press
again to zoom out.
Frequently asked questions
1. Make sure battery is installed and charged.
Unplug the power adaptor.
2. Pinch the end of the sling and insert it into
the slot on the top of the parent unit.
3. Insert the one end of the sling into the other
end of the sling, and fasten it.
Why is my
screen in black
and white?
The screen is in black and white
during nighttime or in a dark
room. This is normal due to
external light sources.
Why do I get
glare or blurry
display on my
screen when
viewing my
baby at night?
During nighttime or in a dark
room, the surroundings and
other interfering factors, like
lightings, objects, colors and
backgrounds may affect the
image quality on your parent unit
screen. Adjust the baby unit’s
angle or place the baby unit at a
higher level to prevent glare and
blurry display.
Why does the
baby monitor
produce a highpitched noise?
The RBRC® seal
The RBRC® seal on the nickel-metal battery indicates
that VTech Communications, Inc. is voluntarily
participating in an industry program to collect and
recycle these batteries at the end of their useful lives,
when taken out of service within the United States and
Canada.
The RBRC® program provides a convenient alternative
to placing used nickel-metal batteries into the trash or
municipal waste, which may be illegal in your area.
VTech’s participation in RBRC® makes it easy for you to
drop off the spent battery at local retailers participating
in the RBRC® program or at authorized VTech product
service centers. Please call
1 (800) 8 BATTERY® for information on Ni-MH battery
recycling and disposal bans/restrictions in your
area. VTech’s involvement in this program is part of
its commitment to protecting our environment and
conserving natural resources.
RBRC® and 1 (800) 8 BATTERY® are registered
trademarks of Rechargeable Battery Recycling
Corporation.
FCC and IC regulations
FCC Part 15
This equipment has been tested and found to comply
with the requirements for a Class B digital device under
Part 15 of the Federal Communications Commission
(FCC) rules. These requirements are intended
to provide reasonable protection against harmful
interference in a residential installation. This equipment
generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency
energy and, if not installed and used in accordance
with the instructions, may cause harmful interference
to radio communications. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful
interference to radio or television reception, which can
be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the
user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by
one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the separation between the equipment
and receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit
different from that to which the receiver is connected.
•
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV
technician for help.
Changes or modifications to this equipment not
expressly approved by the party responsible for
compliance could void the user’s authority to operate
the equipment.
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules.
Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) this device may not cause harmful interference,
and (2) this device must accept any interference
received, including interference that may cause
undesired operation. To ensure safety of users, the
FCC has established criteria for the amount of radio
frequency energy that can be safely absorbed by a
user or bystander according to the intended usage of
the product. This product has been tested and found
to comply with the FCC criteria. The baby unit shall be
installed and used such that parts of all persons’ body
are maintained at a distance of approximately
8 in (20 cm) or more.
This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian
requirement:
CAN ICES-3 (B)/NMB-3(B)
Industry Canada
This device complies with Industry Canada licenceexempt RSS standard(s).
Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1)
this device may not cause harmful interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference, including
interference that may cause undesired operation.
The term ‘’IC:‘’ before the certification/registration
number only signifies that the Industry Canada
technical specifications were met.
This product meets the applicable Industry Canada
technical specifications.
RF radiation exposure statement
The baby unit complies with FCC RF radiation
exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled
environment. The baby unit should be installed and
operated with a minimum distance of 8 in (20 cm)
between the baby unit and all persons’ body. Use of
other accessories may not ensure compliance with
FCC RF exposure guidelines. This transmitter must
not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any
other antenna or transmitter. This equipment complies
also with Industry Canada RSS-102 with respect to
Canada’s Health Code 6 for Exposure of Humans to
RF Fields.
The units may be too close
to each other. Make sure the
parent unit and the baby unit at
least 1 metre/3 feet away from
each other.
Limited warranty
What does this limited warranty cover?
The manufacturer of this VTech Product warrants to
the holder of a valid proof of purchase (“Consumer” or
“you”) that the Product and all accessories provided in
the sales package (“Product”) are free from defects in
material and workmanship, pursuant to the following
terms and conditions, when installed and used
normally and in accordance with the Product operating
instructions. This limited warranty extends only to the
Consumer for Products purchased and used in the
United States of America and Canada.
What will VTech do if the Product is not free from
defects in materials and workmanship during
the limited warranty period (“Materially Defective
Product”)?
During the limited warranty period, VTech’s authorized
service representative will repair or replace at
VTech’s option, without charge, a Materially Defective
Product. If we repair the Product, we may use new
or refurbished replacement parts. If we choose to
replace the Product, we may replace it with a new or
refurbished Product of the same or similar design.
We will retain defective parts, modules, or equipment.
Repair or replacement of the Product, at VTech’s
option, is your exclusive remedy. VTech will return the
repaired or replacement Products to you in working
condition. You should expect the repair or replacement
to take approximately 30 days.
How long is the limited warranty period?
The limited warranty period for the Product extends
for ONE (1) YEAR from the date of purchase. If VTech
repairs or replaces a Materially Defective Product under
the terms of this limited warranty, this limited warranty
also applies to the repaired or replacement Product for
a period of either (a) 90 days from the date the repaired
or replacement Product is shipped to you or (b) the time
remaining on the original one-year warranty; whichever
is longer.
What is not covered by this limited warranty?
This limited warranty does not cover:
1. Product that has been subjected to misuse,
accident, shipping or other physical damage,
improper installation, abnormal operation or
handling, neglect, inundation, fire, water or other
liquid intrusion; or
2. Product that has been damaged due to repair,
alteration or modification by anyone other than an
authorized service representative of VTech; or
3. Product to the extent that the problem experienced
is caused by signal conditions, network reliability, or
cable or antenna systems; or
4. Product to the extent that the problem is caused by
use with non-VTech accessories; or
5. Product whose warranty/quality stickers, product
The POWER
light on the
baby unit
flashes and
the parent unit
displays .
The baby unit is unpaired from
the parent unit.
Pair the baby unit:
1. Press MENU/SELECT when
the parent unit is not in use.
2. Press VOL or VOL to
choose
.
3. Press VOL or VOL
to choose a desired baby
unit slot, then press
MENU /SELECT. The screen
displays .
4. Turn on the baby unit, and
then immediately press and
hold PAIR until the POWER
light turns on.
When pairing is successful, the
screen displays
, and then
the image from the newly paired
baby unit.
• If pairing fails, the screen
displays . Try the pairing
process again.
• Only one baby unit can be
paired at a time.
Why does the
parent unit react
too quickly to
other sounds?
The baby unit also detects other
sounds than those of your baby.
Adjust the sensitivity level to a
lower level or adjust the speaker
volume on the parent unit.
Why don’t I
hear a sound/
Why can’t I hear
my baby cry?
The volume of the parent unit
may have set too low. Press
VOL to increase the volume
level.
You may have set a low sound
sensitivity level. See Adjust the
sound sensitivity of the baby
unit to change the setting.
Why does the
parent unit
beep?
The baby units may be out of
range. Move the parent unit
closer to the baby units (but not
less than 3 feet).
If the parent unit is powered
by the provided battery, it may
not have enough charge for the
parent unit to perform normally.
Charge the battery in the parent
unit for up to 12 hours.
Why can’t I
establish a
connection?
Why is the
connection lost
every now and
then? Why are
there sound
interruptions?
The baby units may be out of
range. Move the parent unit
closer to the baby units (but not
less than 3 feet).
Other electronic products may
cause interference with your baby
monitor. Try installing your baby
monitor as far away from these
electronic devices as possible.
serial number plates or electronic serial numbers
have been removed, altered or rendered illegible; or
6. Product purchased, used, serviced, or shipped for
repair from outside the United States of America
or Canada, or used for commercial or institutional
purposes (including but not limited to Products
used for rental purposes); or
7. Product returned without a valid proof of purchase
(see item 2 on the next page); or
8. Charges for installation or set up, adjustment of
customer controls, and installation or repair of
systems outside the unit.
How do you get warranty service?
To obtain warranty service in the Canada, please visit
our website at www.vtechcanada.com or call
1 (800) 267-7377.
NOTE: Before calling for service, please review the
user’s manual - a check of the Product’s controls and
features may save you a service call.
Except as provided by applicable law, you assume the
risk of loss or damage during transit and transportation
and are responsible for delivery or handling charges
incurred in the transport of the Product(s) to the
service location. VTech will return repaired or replaced
Product under this limited warranty. Transportation,
delivery or handling charges are prepaid. VTech
assumes no risk for damage or loss of the Product
in transit. If the Product failure is not covered by this
limited warranty, or proof of purchase does not meet
the terms of this limited warranty, VTech will notify you
and will request that you authorize the cost of repair
prior to any further repair activity. You must pay for
the cost of repair and return shipping costs for the
repair of Products that are not covered by this limited
warranty.
Important safety
instructions
When using your equipment, basic safety
precautions should always be followed to
reduce the risk of fire, electric shock and injury,
including the following:
1. Follow all warnings and instructions marked
on the product.
2. Adult setup is required.
3. This product is intended as an aid. It is not
a substitute for responsible and proper adult
supervision and should not be used as such.
4. This product is not intended for use as a
medical monitor.
5. Do not use this product near water. For
example, do not use it next to a bath tub, wash
bowl, kitchen sink, laundry tub or swimming
pool, or in a wet basement or shower.
6. CAUTION: Use only the batteries indicated in
this manual. There may be a risk of explosion
if a wrong type of battery is used for the parent
unit. Use only the supplied rechargeable battery
or replacement battery pack (BT188645/
BT288645) for the parent unit. Do not dispose
of batteries in a fire. They may explode.
Dispose of used battery according to the
information in The RBRC® seal.
7. Use only the adapters included with this
product. Incorrect adapter polarity or voltage
can seriously damage the product.
Baby unit power adapter: Input 100-240V
AC 150mA 50/60Hz; Output: 6V DC 600mA
Parent unit power adapter: Input 100-240V
AC 150mA 50/60Hz; Output: 6V DC 600mA.
8. The power adapters are intended to be
correctly oriented in a vertical or floor mount
position. The prongs are not designed to hold
the plug in place if it is plugged into a ceiling,
under-the-table or cabinet outlet.
9. Unplug this product from the wall outlet
before cleaning. Do not use liquid or aerosol
cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning.
10.Unplug the power cords before replacing
batteries.
11.Do not cut off the power adapters to replace
them with other plugs, as this causes a
hazardous situation.
12.Do not allow anything to rest on the power
cords. Do not install this product where the
cords may be walked on or crimped.
13.This product should be operated only from
the type of power source indicated on the
marking label. If you are not sure of the type
State/Provincial Law Rights: This warranty gives you
specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights,
which vary from state to state or province to province.
Limitations: Implied warranties, including those of
fitness for a particular purpose and merchantability (an
unwritten warranty that the Product is fit for ordinary
use) are limited to one year from the date of purchase.
Some states/provinces do not allow limitations on
how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above
limitation may not apply to you. In no event shall
VTech be liable for any indirect, special, incidental,
consequential, or similar damages (including, but
not limited to lost profits or revenue, inability to use
the Product or other associated equipment, the cost
of substitute equipment, and claims by third parties)
resulting from the use of this Product. Some states/
provinces do not allow the exclusion or limitation of
incidental or consequential damages, so the above
limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
Please retain your original sales receipt as proof
of purchase.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
Technical specifications
Frequency
control
Crystal controlled PLL synthesizer
Transmit
frequency
Baby unit: 2407.5 - 2475 MHz
Channels
21
LCD
2” Color LCD
(TFT 176x220 pixel)
Nominal
effective
range
Maximum power allowed by FCC
and IC. Actual operating range may
vary according to environmental
conditions at the time of use.
Power
requirement
Parent unit: 3.6 V Ni-MH battery
Parent unit: 2407.5 - 2475 MHz
Baby unit power adapter:
Input: 100-240V AC 150mA 50/60Hz
Output: 6V DC 600mA
Parent unit power adapter:
Input: 100-240V AC 150mA 50/60Hz
Output: 6V DC 600mA
What must you return with the Product to get
warranty service?
1. Return the entire original package and contents
including the Product to the VTech service location
along with a description of the malfunction or
difficulty; and
2. Include a “valid proof of purchase” (sales receipt)
identifying the Product purchased (Product model)
and the date of purchase or receipt; and
3. Provide your name, complete and correct mailing
address, and telephone number.
Other limitations
This warranty is the complete and exclusive
agreement between you and VTech. It supersedes
all other written or oral communications related to this
Product. VTech provides no other warranties for this
Product. The warranty exclusively describes all of
VTech’s responsibilities regarding the Product. There
are no other express warranties. No one is authorized
to make modifications to this limited warranty and you
should not rely on any such modification.
of power supply in your home, consult your
dealer or local power company.
14.Do not overload wall outlets or use an
extension cord.
15.Do not place this product on an unstable
table, shelf, stand or other unstable surfaces.
16.This product should not be placed in any
area where proper ventilation is not provided.
Slots and openings in the back or bottom
of this product are provided for ventilation.
To protect them from overheating, these
openings must not be blocked by placing the
product on a soft surface such as a bed, sofa
or rug. This product should never be placed
near or over a radiator or heat register.
17.Never push objects of any kind into this
product through the slots because they may
touch dangerous voltage points or create a
short circuit. Never spill liquid of any kind on
the product.
18.To reduce the risk of electric shock, do
not disassemble this product, but take it to
an authorized service facility. Opening or
removing parts of the product other than
specified access doors may expose you to
dangerous voltages or other risks. Incorrect
reassembling can cause electric shock when
the product is subsequently used.
19.You should test the sound reception every
time you turn on the units or move one of the
components.
20.Periodically examine all components
for damage.
21.Be aware of possible loss of privacy while
using public airwaves. Conversations may
be picked up by other nursery monitors,
cordless phones, scanners, etc.
22.Children should be supervised to ensure that
they do not play with the product.
23.The product is not intended for use by
persons (including children) with reduced
physical, sensory or mental capabilities,
or lack of experience and knowledge,
unless they have been given supervision or
instruction concerning use of the appliance
by a person responsible for their safety.
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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