Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
400 Valley Road, Suite 201 Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
www.samsung.com
AH68-01755L (Rev 2.0)
Contents
I Before You Begin
Safety Instructions ..............................................................................................................................................4
Features ..............................................................................................................................................................6
Components ........................................................................................................................................................8
Location of Controls ............................................................................................................................................9
Charging the Battery ........................................................................................................................................11
I Connection Procedures
Connecting the Player to Your PC ....................................................................................................................12
Manual Installation of the USB Driver ..............................................................................................................16
Using the Player as a Removable Disk ............................................................................................................19
● Formatting the Player on Your PC ................................................................................................................19
● Downloading/Uploading Files ........................................................................................................................20
● Disconnecting the USB Cable ......................................................................................................................21
Transferring music files using Windows Media ................................................................................................22
Installing Music Studio ....................................................................................................................................24
Using Music Studio ..........................................................................................................................................25
To View Help on Music Studio ........................................................................................................................29
I Basic Usage
Playing Music ....................................................................................................................................................30
Recording Voice ................................................................................................................................................31
Searching for Music/Voice Files ........................................................................................................................32
Listening to FM Radio ........................................................................................................................................33
Recording FM ....................................................................................................................................................35
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Contents
I Additional Usage
Loop Repeating ................................................................................................................................................35
MENU Options ..................................................................................................................................................36
Using Navigation ..............................................................................................................................................37
Setting Playlist ..................................................................................................................................................40
Setting the Advanced Functions ........................................................................................................................41
Selecting the Play Mode ..................................................................................................................................42
Sound Settings ..................................................................................................................................................43
Display Settings ..............................................................................................................................................45
Language Settings ............................................................................................................................................47
FM Radio Settings ............................................................................................................................................48
Time Settings ....................................................................................................................................................49
Managing File ....................................................................................................................................................51
Setting the System ............................................................................................................................................52
To Upgrade Firmware ........................................................................................................................................54
I Appendix
MENU Table ......................................................................................................................................................56
I Customer Support
Troubleshooting..................................................................................................................................................57
Specifications ....................................................................................................................................................59
Safety Information ..............................................................................................................................................62
Warranty ............................................................................................................................................................64
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Safety Instructions
Safety Instructions
Read and understand all the instructions to avoid injury to yourself and damage to the equipment.
I Earphones
Do not expose to extreme temperatures (above 35°C or below -5°C).
Do not expose to moisture.
Be careful not to subject the
player to excessive pressure
when wearing it round your neck.
Do not expose to direct sunlight
or heat sources.
Follow Traffic Safety Instructions
● Do not use the earphones while driving an automobile or riding a bicycle.
It’s not only dangerous, but also against the law.
● To avoid an accident, do not turn up the volume of the earphones too high while walking.
Protect Your Ears
● Do not turn up the volume too high. Doctors warn against prolonged exposure to high volume.
● Stop using the device or turn the volume down if you have ringing in your ears.
● Take care so that the earphone cable is not caught by your arm or other objects while walking or exercise.
Do not subject the unit to severe
impact, or place heavy objects
on it.
Do not expose to chemicals such
as benzene and thinners.
Do not store in dusty areas.
I Ambient Operating Conditions
● Ambient temperature : 5°C ~ 35°C
Humidity : 10 ~ 75%
I Environmental Information
Do not let any foreign matter spill
into the device.
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Do not try to disassemble and
repair the device yourself.
● Follow local guidelines for waste disposal when discarding packages, batteries, and old electronic appliances.
✽ Please be aware that we claim no
responsibility for damage from data
loss due to breakdown, repair or
other causes.
● Your player is packaged with cardboard, polyethylene etc., and does not use any unnecessary materials.
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Features
MP3, WMA, Audio ASF and Ogg
Playback
● The player supports playback of MP3, WMA, Audio ASF, and Ogg(Ogg Vorbis)
✻ OGG is a new audio compression format that is free, open and unpatented.
For more info, see www.vorbis.com
✻ ASF is a file format used in Windows Media player.
This player can also play back ASF audio.
Removable Storage Device
●
You can easily copy and paste files to the player using Windows Explorer.
FM Reception
●
Listening to an FM program is made easy with Auto Search and Frequency
Memory functions.
SRS WOW Surround Sound
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Features
USB 2.0 Support
●
Maximum data speed transfer of 18Mbps
Upgradable
●
You can upgrade the built-in programs when available.
Please check the home page (www.samsung.com) for upgrades.
Built-In Rechargeable Li-Polymer Battery
● The built-in rechargeable lithium battery provides up to 10 hours of play time.
✻ Time may vary depending on usage pattern.
Voice Recording Function
●
You can make high quality voice recordings.
The 3D surround(SRS) feature adds spaciousness to the sound.
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Components
Location of Controls
I Replacing the Player Cover
Connecting the
Necklace
Earphones
Black:AH30-00074D
White:AH30-00075D
Necklace
Black:AH61-01619D
White:AH61-01619C
● Open the groove on the cover with your fingertips, take off the cover and put on another
cover of your desired color.
USB Cable
AH39-00785A
Necklace
✍ Caution
Player
- Take care not to injure your fingertips when
you open the cover with your fingertips.
Installation CD
AH68-00106B
User Manual
AH68-01755L
I Resetting the Player
Model
YP-F1 V
YP-F1 X
YP-F1 Z
Built-in memory
256MB
512MB
1GB
● Take off the Player Cover and press the RESET Hole using a pointed object such as a safety clip.
● The capacity of the useable built-in memory is less than indicated as the internal
firmware uses part of the memory as well.
● The accessories' design is subject to change for the purpose of improvement, without notice.
RESET Hole
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Components
Charging the battery
1 Connect the USB cable to the USB port on your computer.
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Volume Control
Menu/Navigation Button
USB Cable Connection Port, Earphone Port
Skip Track/Speed Search Button
2 Connect the other end of the USB cable to the USB Cable Connection Port on
top of the player.
✽ When recharging is complete, “Fully Charged” is shown in the display window.
✽ Battery recharge time in normal operation is approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Skip Track/Speed Search Button
Display
Microphone
USB Cable
(Long) Record Button,
(Brief) Loop Repeating Button
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Power On/Off/
Play/Pause Button
I Display
Equalizer, SRS Indicator
Track Number
Play/Stop/Pause Indicator
Play Mode
Remaining Battery Power Indicator
Title (Track Title and Artist)
Track Progress Indicator
Playtime Indicator
✍ Note
- The screen pictures are for illustration purposes only. The actual screen may differ.
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✍ Caution
- When using the rechargeable battery for the first time or after several months of non-use, fully charge
it first.
- To avoid the risk of fire, do not charge longer than 12 hours.
- Overcharging will reduce the battery life.
- The rechargeable battery is a consumable item and its capacity will decrease gradually.
- To prolong the life of your battery, use the fully charged battery until it is completely discharged, and
then fully charge it again before use. If you charge the battery and it is not completely drained, the
battery operating time will decrease. In this case, fully cycle (fully charge and then fully discharge) the
battery several times.
- If you connect the player through a USB hub, the connection may be unstable. Please connect the
player to the computer directly.
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Connecting the Player to Your PC
Connecting the Player to Your PC
Make sure to install the USB driver from the Installation CD before connecting the player to your PC.
If 'Add Hardware wizard' appears, click the [Cancel] button and install the USB driver.
▼ System Requirements.
The PC system must meet the
following specifications:
● Pentium 200MHz or greater
● Windows 98 SE/ME/2000/XP
● 40MB of available hard disc space
● CD-ROM drive
(double speed or greater)
● USB port (2.0) supported
● Direct X 8.0 or above
✍ Note
2 Follow the instructions in the window to complete the installation.
- Install the operating system in Administrator Account
(main user) for Windows 2000 or XP.
Otherwise, installation will not be completed.
- Windows ME, 2000 and XP can recognize the driver
without installing the provided program. However,
you must install the program in order to format the player
and upgrade firmware.
- If the YP-F1 program has not been installed in Windows
98 SE, then it will not communicate with your removable
disc. You must install the USB driver file first.
I Installing Software
1 Insert the installation CD into the
CD-ROM drive.
Select [Install Player USB Driver].
When the software installation is complete, connect the player to the computer and use
it as the following page shows.
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Connecting the Player to Your PC
I Connecting the player to PC with the USB cable
1 Connect the USB cable to the USB port on your computer.
2 Connect the other end of the USB cable to the USB Cable Connection Port on
top of the player.
● If you disconnect the USB cable from your PC while implementing a
command or initializing during USB driver installation, your Player may not
function correctly.
Connecting the Player to Your PC
How to check if USB driver is properly installed
Windows 98:
Control Panel ➝ System ➝ Device Manager ➝ Disk Drives ➝ Samsung YP-F1
Windows 2000/XP:
Start ➝ Settings ➝ Control Panel ➝ System ➝ Hardware ➝ Device Manager ➝ Disk Drives
➝ Samsung YP-F1 USB Device
3 The USB driver is installed with a message saying that it is searching for a new
device. You may not see the display screen during installation.
Go to the Device Manager to check that installation has been successfully
completed.
4 When the USB driver is successfully installed, "Samsung YP-F1 USB Device"
will appear in the [System Properties] ➝ [Device Manager].
USB Cable
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5 When the USB driver is not installed automatically, refer to the next page.
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Manual Installation of the USB Driver
If the USB driver has successfully installed, go to "Downloading/Uploading Files"(P19). If the
USB driver is not automatically installed, follow the procedures below.
I If an error occurs during installation of the USB
driver
Manual Installation of the USB Driver
4 After selecting the driver,
5 Click [Next].
click [Update Driver].
1 Check the device manager.
Windows 98SE:
Control Panel ➝ System ➝ Device Manager
Windows 2000/XP :
Control Panel ➝ System ➝ Hardware ➝
Device Manager
2 Check if there is a device listed with an exclamation point or a question mark
6 Select [Search for a suitable driver 7 Click [Next] to finish.
for my device] and then click [Next].
(displayed as unknown device or USB device).
3 Double click on the device listed with an exclamation point or a question mark.
✍ Note
- If the USB driver is not automatically installed in Windows 2000, download and install the latest
service pack from Windowsupdate.microsoft.com
- The installation method may vary depending on the type of PC or operating system.
Contact your PC dealer or service center for installation information.
- If errors occur continuously when you install the USB driver, reconnect the USB cable after
rebooting your system.
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Manual Installation of the USB Driver
Using the Player as a Removable Disk
Before formatting can begin, you must connect your YP-F1 to your PC using the USB cable
(see page 14).
I In Windows 98
Open the Add Hardware Wizard in the Control Panel.
Follow the instructions in the window to complete the installation.
I Formatting the Player on your PC
1 Select the removable disc icon
and click the right mouse button
to select [Format].
2 Press the [Start] button.
● All saved files will be formatted.
● You can change the name of removable disc
by selecting [Volume label].
USB driver location
[CD ROM]ÍUSB DriverÍDrivers
✍ Caution
: You must reboot your computer to complete the installation.
✍ Note
- By formatting, all previously preset menus will be reset, and any pre-existing song or
data files will be erased.
- Care must be taken as formatted files can not be recovered.
- You cannot use it as a removable disc in Windows 98 if the YP-F1 program is not installed.
Make sure to install the USB driver file first.
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Using the Player as a Removable Disk
I Downloading/Uploading Files
The following is the easiest method to load music files to your player.
1 Connect the player to your PC with the supplied USB cable.
2 Open Windows Explorer on your PC.
Using the Player as a Removable Disk
I Disconnecting the USB Cable
After completing the file transfer, you must disconnect the cable in the following way:
1 Double-click on the green arrow in the taskbar on the
bottom right of the Desktop.
● Removable Disc is displayed in Windows Explorer.
3 Select the file to save and drag-and-drop it into the removable disc icon.
(Files will appear In numerical, alphabetical order)
● If you change the name of music files in Windows Explorer to 001* * * , 002* * *...,
music files will be played in the order of number indicated.
2 Select the USB device and click the [Stop] button. When the [Stop a Hardware
Device] screen appears, click the [OK] button and then disconnect the USB
cable.
✍ Caution
- The “Transferring” message will appear during file
download or upload. Disconnecting the USB cable while
“Transferring” is displayed may cause malfunction of
the unit.
- The music file order displayed in Windows Explorer may
differ from the play order on your device.
✍ Caution
- If you disconnect the USB cable improperly, the files on the device may be damaged
and will not play.
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Transferring music files using Windows Media
4 When the [Sync] window appears,
I Downloading Secure WMA Files
✻
Make sure to download the Secure WMA file you purchased from a pay site
through Windows Media Player Version 9 or above and save it to a folder on your PC.
✻
Transferring music files using Windows Media
pay site :
select the file on your PC you want to
transfer to the player using Windows
Explorer. Drag and drop the file to the
left [Sync List] window
5 Press the
[Start Sync]
button on the main screen.
www.walmart.com, www.buymusic.com, www.musicnow.com, www.napster.com, etc.
1 Connect the player to PC.
2 Run the Windows Media Player10.
● Select [Start] → [Programs] → [Windows Media Player] in the desktop.
3 Select [Sync].
6 You can check the transferred file in
the right window.
✍ Note
- Make sure to use Media Player 9.0 or above to
play Secure WMA files downloaded from a pay
site.
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Installing Music Studio
Using Music Studio
Music Studio is a program that enables you to play back music files on your PC.
1 Insert the Installation CD into CD-ROM drive.
2 Select language.
Select [Install Samsung Music Studio].
I Playing Music
1 Double click the Music Studio icon
on your PC.
Main Window
Play List Window
File List Window
3 Follow the instructions in the window to complete the installation.
● Please refer to Help for more in formation on how to use Music Studio.
2 Click the
[Open Files] button in the main window to open the [Open]
dialog box and select the music files you want to play back.
Then click the [Open] button.
● The Selected files are automatically played back.
✍ Note
- Music Studio does not transfer any files to the MP3 player. Please use Windows Media Player
or Drag and Drop to load files to the Player.
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Using Music Studio
Using Music Studio
You can create an Album that will contain a group of your favorite songs for playback.
I Creating an Album
4 After creating the New Album, click the
[To HDD Mode] button in the
File List Window to select music files stored in your computer.
1 Double click the Music Studio icon on your PC.
2 Click the
[Album List] button in the Play List Window.
● The Album List Window appears.
5 Drag and drop the selected music files into the Play List Window.
3 Click your right mouse button to select [New Group] which opens the
[New Album] dialog box. Assign a new name and an image for the new album.
● To add an Album image file to your album, click Open to the right of the Album image
window and select a desired image from your PC.
✍ Note
- To change the Name and image for an Album,
click the
[Properties] button in the Play List
Window. After bringing up the [Album Properties]
window, assign the desired name and image
and then press the [OK] button.
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Using Music Studio
To View Help on Music Studio
You can convert CD Audio tracks to MP3 or WMA(Windows Media Audio) format by using Music Studio.
I Converting Music File Formats
1 Double click the Music Studio icon on your PC.
2 Insert an audio CD into your CD drive and click the
Launch Music Studio and press the F1 key on the keyboard.
● Help will be displayed.
[To CD-ROM Mode]
button in the File List Window.
Move the arrow to the top of Music Studio and right click on the
mouse. The following selection window will appear.
● Click on Help and the Help window will appear.
3 After selecting the tracks to be converted, click with the right mouse button to
choose the file format.
● The tracks are converted into the selected format.
✍ Note
- Music recognition technology and related data are provided by Gracenote and Gracenote
CDDB® Music Recognition ServiceSM.
- Gradenote and CDDB are the registered trademarks of Gracenote.
Gracenote logo and symbol, Gracenote CDDB logo and "Powered by Gracenote" logo are the
registered trademarks of Gracenote.
Music Recognition Service and MRS are the registered service trademarks of Gracenote.
✍ Note
- Converted files are saved in the folder C:\My Music.
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Playing Music
Recording Voice
I Turning Power On and Off
Power On : Press and hold the
Power Off : Press and hold the
button to turn on the power.
button to turn off the power.
I Playing Music (Power On)
Press the
button.
✽ To move to other modes from the Voice mode,
refer to page38 “Changing Mode”.
1 Press and hold the REC button for two seconds and then release to start
voice recording.
2 Press the REC button again to stop the recording and save the voice file.
● Playback starts automatically.
I Pausing Music (Power Off)
Press the
button to pause playback.
● If no buttons are pressed within 15 seconds (or custom settings),
the player automatically powers off.
● While in Pause mode, press the
button again to resume playback.
I Adjusting the Volume
Use
,
✍ Note
- The files are recorded in the order of V001,V002......, and WAV in the VOICE folder after
recording.
- If the Memory is full, Voice Recording will be disabled automatically.
- Voice Recording does not work in FM Mode.
to adjust the volume from 00 to 30.
✍ Note
- If the file name is not displayed correctly, move to [Settings] ➔ [Language] ➔ [ID3-Tag] and then
change the language setting.
- WMA files can only be played as music files with a compression rate of 48Kbps-192Kbps.
- The power off time can be set in the menu. See page 49.
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Searching for Music/Voice Files
I To Search for Specific Parts During Play
● Press and hold the
,
button during playback to search for the part you
want to listen to.
● Release the button to resume play normally.
I To Change Tracks During Play
● Press the
button briefly during playback to play the next track.
● Press the
button briefly within 5 seconds after playback starts to move to and
play the previous track. Press the
button briefly after 5 seconds to play the
current track from the beginning.
I To Change Tracks when Stopped
● Press the
,
button in stop/pause mode to move to the previous/next track.
Listening to FM Radio
Press and hold the “M” key. If the menu appears, select FM Radio.
I Manual Search for a Frequency
● Press the
,
button briefly to to search manually for the frequency you want.
I Manual Storage of a Frequency
● Press the A↔B button after moving to the frequency
to save.
● To save the frequency, set the Preset number by
using the
,
button, and then press the
A↔B button.
I Automatic Search for a Frequency
● Press and hold the
,
button to search for and stop at
frequencies with reception.
✍ Note
- VBR(Variable Bit Rate) file: A file that constantly changes the compression rate according to the
type of sounds, such as their pitch, in the file.
- When playing a VBR file, you cannot move to and play the previous track even if you press
the
within 5 seconds after playback starts.
- Files that were downloaded in MP2 or MP1 and had their file extension changed to MP3
may not play.
- You can change the search speed and skip interval by selecting [Settings] ➔ [System] ➔
[Search Speed], [Skip Interval].
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✍ Note
- To exit from FM mode, press and hold “M” key.
- Mono or Stereo is automatically selected.
- To save frequencies automatically, select [Settings] ➔ [FM Radio] ➔ [Auto Preset].
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Listening to FM Radio
I Searching Stored Frequencies
1 Press the “M” key in the FM mode.
● PRESET screen appears.
2 Use the
,
button to move to
the frequency you want.
Recording FM
1 Press and hold the REC button while receiving FM.
● Recording of the current FM channel begins.
2 Press the REC button again.
● A recording file is created and the recording stops.
● Files are recorded in the order F001, F002, F003... and saved as MP3 files in FM_ENC
folder.
I Deleting Stored Frequencies
Loop Repeating
1 After moving to the PRESET number
you want to delete,
press the A ↔B button.
2 After selecting “YES” with the
,
button, press the “M” Key.
● The saved PRESET number will be deleted.
I Mute Function
1 Press the
button in the FM mode.
● “MUTE” message appears and no sound will be heard.
2 Press the
button again.
● Then the Mute function is canceled.
✍ Note
- You can store up to 20 frequencies.
- Press the “M” key in the PRESET screen to exit the PRESET mode.
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I Starting Point
While playing music files, press the A↔B button
briefly at the beginning of the loop you want to set.
A↔ appears in the display.
I Ending Point
Press the A↔B button briefly again to set the
end of the loop.
A↔B appears in the display.
The loop is played repeatedly.
Press the A↔B button briefly to cancel the loop.
✍ Note
- The minimum allowed period of time for Loop Repeat is 4 seconds.
- Loop Repeat is automatically released if you Speed Search with the
,
button.
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MENU Options
Using Navigation
You can easily search for files or switch modes using the Navigation function.
Press and hold the “M” key to switch to the Menu mode.
Use
,
to move and press the “M” key briefly to select the menu you want.
Press and hold the “M” key again to exit the MENU mode.
1 Press the “M” key to enter Navigation mode or press and hold the “M” Key to
move to Menu and then select Navigation in Menu.
2 Select the file or folder that you want to play.
Music
Playlist
FM Radio
Navigation
Exit
● Music : To view the file currently playing.
● FM Radio : To listen to FM radio.
● Navigation : To move to Navigation Mode and browse files and folders.
● Playlist : To play back only the files you want.
● Settings : To set the functions. (refer to page 41)
● Exit : To exit the menu.
✍ Note
- Menu mode will be cancelled if no buttons are pressed within 20 seconds.
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●
: To move to a higher-level folder.
●
: To move to a lower-level folder.
●
, : To move to a file or folder in the same directory.
● M : Move to the next folder down. When there is no lower folder,
the selected file will be designated as part of the playlist.
3 Press the
button.
● The selected file will be played.
✍ Note
- Press and hold the “M” key in Navigation mode to exit the Navigation mode.
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Using Navigation
Using Navigation
I Changing Mode
I Playing/Exiting Folder
● You can change the mode in the following method.
Ex) To change from the Voice mode to the Music mode
[ Playing Folder ]
1 Press the “M” key to move to the Navigation mode.
1 Press the “M” key in the Voice mode.
2 Use
,
● When "
2 Use the
3 Use
,
to move to the folder you want and press the
button.
" appears, the selected folder will be played.
button to move to the upper folder.
to move to the music file you want and press the
● The selected file will be played.
button.
[ Exiting Folder Play ]
1 Press the “M” key during folder playback to move to the Navigation mode.
2 Use
,
to move to the file you want and press the
● After folder play is exited, "
button.
" mark will appear and the selected file will be played.
✍ Note
- To change to the FM mode, refer to “Menu Options”.
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Setting Playlist
Setting the Advanced Functions
I Setting Playlist
- Move to the file you want in Navigation mode and press the “M” key.
● The selected file will be marked and added to the playlist.
● To exit the playlist setting, move to the marked file in Navigation mode and
press the “M” key again.
I Playing Playlist
1 Select Settings from the menu. (Refer to "Menu Options")
2 In Settings, use
, to move to the function you want and
press the “M” key to select.
● To move to a previous menu, use
Play Mode
Play Mode
Sound Effect
Display
Sound Effect
Display
Play Mode
Sound Effect
Display
FM Radio
Time
FM Radio
Time
FM Radio
Time
1 Select Playlist from the menu.
● The playlist you set will be displayed.
2 Move to the file you want to play and press the
●“
40
button.
or select Return.
File
File
System
Return
System
Return
” mark appears and the selected file will be played.
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Selecting the Play mode
Sound Settings
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Sound Effect.
1 Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Play Mode.
2 In Play mode, use
, to move to the mode you want and
press the “M” key to select.
Normal
Repeat One
Repeat All
Shuffle All
Intro
Return
● Normal : To play all the files in order one time.
● Repeat One : To repeat one file.
● Repeat All : To repeat all files.
● Shuffle All : To play files at random.
● Intro : To play the first few seconds of a music file. (refer to page 50)
● Return : To move to a previous menu.
I Preset EQ
● Use , to move to the sound mode you want and then press the “M” key.
● SRS → TruBass → WOW → Normal → Classic → Jazz → Rock → User EQ
● Select User EQ to set the 5 band EQ as desired (see next page).
● SRS : You will hear 3D surround sound.
● TruBass : This is a bass boost feature that adds fullness to the sound.
● WOW : Consists of SRS and TruBass functions. Provides rich bass and 3D surround sound at
the same time.
Normal
Classic
Jazz
Rock
User EQ
Return
✍ Note
-
is a trademark of SRS Labs, Inc.
WOW technology is incorporated under license from SRS labs, Inc.
- Please adjust the volume to a suitable level, as the volume may increase in the SRS setting.
- This unit supports sampling frequencies of 32KHz, 44.1KHz or 48KHz.
I Bass Booster
● Use , to select Bass Booster On or Off and then press
the“M” key.
● Bass Booster function is applied only when you select Normal,
Classic, Jazz or Rock in the Preset EQ.
● On: When the music is played back, the bass is enhanced in the
preset sound.
● Off: Music is played back in the preset sound.
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Bass Booster
On
Off
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Display Settings
Sound Settings
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Sound Effect.
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Display.
I WOW Set
● Use
I Scroll
to select the SRS function you want, and then press the “M” key.
● The SRS function is applied only when you select the SRS, TruBass or WOW
in the Preset EQ.
,
● SRS :
to set the scroll speed from X1 to X5 to adjust
● Use ,
the speed of the track title movement.
You will hear 3D surround sound.
Use , to adjust SRS from 0 to 10.
Return
● TruBass : A bass boost feature that adds fullness to the sound.
Use , to adjust TruBass from 0 to 10.
● Focus :
You can enjoy clearer tone during playback.
Use , to set Focus and then press the “M” key.
High → Middle → Low
● Optimum : Optimize the SRS function according to the device
connected to the main unit.
Use , to move to the connected device and
then press the“M” key.
Earphone → Headphone →
Speaker → Car pack
Earphone
Headphone
Speaker
I LCD Time
Hign
Middle
Low
● Use , to set the LCD light-on time.
● You can select 5sec ➔ 15sec ➔ 30sec ➔ 1min ➔ Always on.
● When set to Always on, the Light stays on continuously
LCD Time
Car Pack
Return
I User EQ Set
● If User EQ is selected in Preset EQ, EQ can be set to your
preference in the User EQ Set.
● Use the
,
button to move to right or left and use ,
to adjust the level.
Press the “M” key after completing the setting.
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Display Settings
Language Settings
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Language.
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Display.
I Menu
I Screen Saver
● Use , to set Screen Saver.
● You can set Screen Saver to Clock, Screen Saver1 or
Screen Saver2. When the LCD light is turned off, the
Screen Saver screen blinks.
● When you make a recording, the Recording Screen Saver
appears regardless of the set screen saver.
Clock
Screen Saver1
Screen Saver2
● Use , to select a desired language for the menu.
● You can select Chinese(S) → Chinese(T) → Dutch → English → French → German →
Hungarian → Italian → Japanese → Korean → Polish → Portuguese → Russian →
Spanish → Swedish.
Return
I Screen Saver Term
● Use , to set the time to show screen saver.
● You can select Always on ➔5sec ➔10sec ➔ 30sec ➔1min ➔
5min ➔10min ➔ off.
● If you select Always on, screen saver will always be displayed.
I ID3-Tag
Screen Saver Term
I Contrast
● Use , to set Contrast.
● You can adjust the Contrast from 0 to 10.
● Use , to select a desired language for tag information.
● You can select Afrikaans → Basque → Catalan → Chinese(S) → Chinese(T) → Czech →
Danish → Dutch → English → Estonian → Finnish → French → German → Greek →
Hrvatski → Hungarian → Icelandic → Italian → Japanese → Korean → Norwegian →
Polish → Portuguese → Romany → Russian → Slovak → Slovene → Spanish →
Swedish → Turkish → Vietnamese.
Contrast
Return
I Tag
● Use , to select Tag On or Off.
● On: Display the Tag information if the music file has
Tag information. Display the file name if the music file has no
Tag information.
● Off: Display the name of music file.
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Tag
On
Off
✍ Note
- What is an ID3 Tag ?
This is what is attached to an MP3 to carry information relevant to the file, such as the title, artist,
album, year, genre and a comment field.
- Supported languages can be changed or added.
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FM Radio Settings
Time Settings
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ FM Radio.
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Time.
I Auto Preset
I Auto Off Time
● Use , to set the Auto Off time.
● You can select Off ➔ 5sec ➔ 10sec ➔ 15sec ➔ 30sec ➔
1min ➔ 5min.
If no button is pressed after play stops, the player will
automatically turn off after the time you set.
● When Auto Off is set to Off, the function is disabled.
● If you select Auto Preset, frequencies within the range of
87.5MHz to 108.0MHz are automatically selected and stored.
● Frequencies are automatically stored, starting from 1.
I FM Region
● Use , to select the FM region.
● Other Countries : Search FM frequencies between 87.50MHz
to 108.00MHz in increments of 50 KHz.
● Korea/U.S : Search FM frequencies between 87.5MHz to
108.0MHz in increments of 100 KHz.
● Japan: Search FM frequencies between 76.0MHz to 108.0MHz in
increments of 100 KHz.
Auto Off Time
Other country
Korea/US
Japan
I Auto Sleep
● Use , to set the Sleep Time.
● You can select Off ➔ 15min ➔ 30min ➔ 90min ➔ 120min.
The player will automatically turn off after the time you set.
● When Auto sleep set to Off, the function is disabled.
✍ Note
Auto Sleep
- The default FM region setting may vary depending on the target region of the player.
I FM Search Level
● Use , to select the FM tuner sensitivity.
● The higher the FM tuner sensitivity, the more frequencies
can be received.
● Use can select High ➔ Middle ➔ Low.
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High
Middle
Low
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Time Settings
Managing Files
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ File.
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ Time.
I Deleting a File
I Time Set
● Select the Time Set to set the current time.
If you have selected Clock for Screen Saver, you can view the
current time on the screen when the Screen Saver is set.
● Use , to set the clock time, and then press the
button
to move to the next stage.
● When the time setting is complete, move to OK by using ,
and press the “M” key.
1 Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ File ➔ Delete.
Delete
2 Use , to move to the file you want to delete and
then press the “M” key.
3 Use
to move to Confirm and then press the “M” key.
● The selected file will be deleted.
I Intro Time
● Use , to set the Intro Time.
● You can select 10sec ➔ 20sec ➔ 30sec ➔ 60sec.
When you select the Intro function(Press and hold the
"M" key. Select Settings ➔ Play mode ➔ Intro), the beginning
of all files will be played back for the seconds you set.
,
Confirm
Cancel
I Formatting the Player
Intro Time
1 Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ File ➔ Format.
Format
2 Use , to move to Confirm and then
press the “M” key.
Format
Cancel
● The player will be formatted.
✍ Note
- All files will be deleted when formatting the built-in memory.
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Setting the System
Setting the System
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ System.
Press and hold the “M” key. Select Settings ➔ System.
I Resume
● Use , to select Resume On or Off.
● On: Playback will resume from the point it was previously
stopped.
● Off: Playback will resume from the beginning of the file/track
that was playing when stopped.
I Skip Interval
Resume
On
Off
I Default Vol
● Use , to set the default volume to a level between
0 and 30.
● If the power is turned on again after having adjusted the
volume to a level above the default volume
(for example: 20) music is played at the default volume level.
● If the power is turned on again after having adjusted the volume
at or below the default volume (for example: 20 or lower), the
music is replayed at the previous volume.
Default Vol
● Use , to set Skip Interval.
● You can select 1Track ➔ 5sec ➔ 10sec ➔ 15sec ➔ 30sec ➔
1min.
● Skip Interval determines the interval to be skipped when you
press the
,
button in Music mode.
● If you set the Skip Interval to 1 Track, if you press the button, the
previous or next track will be selected.
Skip Interval
✍ Note
- For a VBR or Ogg file, the Skip Interval may not be exact.
I Beep
● Use , to select Beep On or Off.
● On: The unit beeps when the buttons are pressed.
● Off: The unit does not beep.
Beep
On
Off
I Search Speed
● Use , to set Search Speed.
● You can select 1sec ➔ 3sec ➔ 5sec ➔ 10sec ➔ 15sec ➔
20sec ➔ 30sec ➔ 1min.
● Search Speed determines the speed of search when you press
and hold the
,
button while listening to music.
✍ Note
- For a VBR or Ogg file, the Search Speed may not be uniform.
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Search Speed
I About
● If you select About, you can check the software version information, total number of
tracks and remaining capacity.
✍ Note
- Go to samsung.com for software updates.
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To Upgrade Firmware
To Upgrade Firmware
1 Connect to http://www.samsung.com, select [SUPPORT] ➝ [DOWNLOAD
6 Connect the YP-F1 to your PC with the USB cable.
CENTER] and then select your product.
2 When the product page appears, select [Firmware] below the model name
to
download the latest firmware.
3 Uncompress the downloaded file in a folder.
4 Run Setup.exe and follow the instructions on the screen for installation.
● If previous version of firmware updater has been installed on your PC,
overwrite the firmware files
(bootmanager.sb,resource.bin,StmpSys.sb,UsbMsc.sb)in "C:\Program
Files\Samsung\YP-F1" folder.
7 Check the current version and click the [Start] button of the Firmware Updater
program to upgrade the Firmware.
● If you select "Format data area" and start the update, all the data saved in
YP-F1 will be deleted. Please backup your important data on your PC.
If you do not want your data to be deleted, do not select "Format data area".
8 Confirm the version of the current firmware.
9 Click the [Close] button.
5 Double-click YP-F1 Updater icon on the Desktop.
● Select [Install Player USB Driver] that appears when you insert the Installation
CD into the CD-ROM drive. When the driver is installed, YP-F1 Updater icon
is created on the Desktop.
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MENU Table
Troubleshooting
The software doesn’t work
● Refer to the System Requirements
Music
FM Radio
Navigation
Playlist
Settings
Exit
The player does not work and the LCD displays nothing.
● Check the battery charge status of the player.
● Connect the player to PC and run YP-F1 Updater in the desktop to update the player.
● Open the cover of the player and press the RESET hole.
In Play mode, music is not played after pressing the Play button.
● Check to see if MP3 or WMA files are saved in the memory.
Files cannot be downloaded.
Play Mode
Sound Effect
Display
Language
FM Radio
Time
File
System
Normal
Preset EQ
Scroll
Auto Preset
Auto Off Time
Delete
Resume
Repeat One
Bass Booster
LCD Time
FM Region
Auto Sleep
Format
Default Vol
Repeat All
WOW Set
Screen Saver
FM Search Level
Shuffle All
User EQ Ser
Screen Saver Term
Intro
Time Set
Search Speed
Intro Time
Skip Interval
● Check to see if the driver is installed correctly in the computer.
● Check the USB connectivity between the player and the computer.
● Operating system limits the number of files you can save.
Please save your music files by creating a subfolder.
● Check if the memory is full.
● Open the cover of the player and press the RESET hole.
Contrast
Beep
LCD display is invisible.
Tag
About
● Check that the LCD Time setting.
Buttons on the player does not work.
● Open the cover of the player and press the RESET hole.
●
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Use the “M” key to move and select.
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Troubleshooting
The player is automatically turned off.
● In Stop mode, the power may automatically be turned off depending on settings.
● Check to see if there are files saved in it.
Play Time is not displayed correctly during playback.
● Check to see if the file is a VBR(Variable Bit Rate) file.
LCD display is dark.
● Check the Contrast setting.
The file name and Tag information are not displayed correctly.
● Select [Settings] ➔ [Language] ➔ [ID3-Tag] from the menu and change the Language
setting.
There is a file saved in the player, but “No File” appears in the screen.
● After checking whether the folder is played, use the Navigation function to change the
folder.
● Connect the player to the computer and run YP-F1 Updater from the Desktop to update
the player. When the Update screen appears, select [Format Data Area] in the Download
option and update.
I cannot properly connect the player to the computer.
● Win98 : Try to connect again after installing the driver.
● WinME : Remove the driver program and the select the Start and then Windows Update on
the Desktop. After selecting important update and service pack, execute update all.
● Win2000/XP : Try to connect it again after rebooting the computer.
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Specifications
Model
Built-in Memory capacity
Voltage
Playing time
Dimensions/Weight
Case
Noise Ratio
YP-F1
256MB(YP-F1 V), 512MB(YP-F1 X), 1GB(YP-F1 Z)
3.7V (Li-polymer)
lasts up to 10hours(On the basis of measurement by the company)
1.14" X 2.5" X 0.59" / 1.13 oz
Plastic/Steel
92dB with 20KHz LPF
Earphones Jack Output Power 14mW (16Ω)
Output Frequency Range
Operating Temperature Range
FM Frequency
FM Signal to Noise Ratio
FM T.H.D
FM Useable Sensitiivity
File Support
20Hz~20KHz
-5 ~ +35°C(23~95°F)
87.5 ~ 108.0 MHz
58dB
1%
10dB
MPEG1/2/2.5 Layer3(8Kbps ~ 320Kbps, 8KHz ~ 48KHz)
WMA, ASF (48Kbps ~ 192Kbps, 8KHz ~ 48KHz), Ogg
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Specifications
MEMO
The product unit accompanying this user manual is licensed under certain intellectual
property rights of certain third parties. In particular, this product is licensed under the
following US patents : 5,991,715, 5,740,317, 4,972,484, 5,214,678, 5,323,396,
5,539,829, 5,606,618, 5,530,655, 5,777,992, 6,289,308, 5,610,985, 5,481,643,
5,544,247, 5,960,037, 6,023,490, 5,878,080, and under US Published Patent Application
No. 2001-44713-A1.
This license is limited to private non-commercial use by end-user consumers for licensed
contents. No rights are granted for commercial use. The license does not cover any
product unit other than this product unit and the license does not extend to any unlicensed product unit or process conforming to ISO/IEC 11172-3 or ISO/IEC 13818-3 used
or sold in combination with this product unit. The license only covers the use of this
product unit to encode and/or decode audio files conforming to the ISO/IEC 11172-3 or
ISO/IEC 13818-3. No rights are granted under this license for product features or functions that do not conform to the ISO/IEC 11172-3 or ISO/IEC 13818-3.
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Safety Information
Safety Information
FCC
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.
Caution: Any changes or modifications in
construction of this device which are not
expressly approved by the party responsible for
compliance could void the user’s authority to
operate the equipment
Note: This equipment has been tested and
found to comply with the limits for a Class B
digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC
Rules. These limits are designed to provide
reason able protection against harmful
interference in a
residential installation This equipment generates,
uses and can radiate radio frquency 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.
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FCC
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:
Any changes or modifications not expressly
approved by the grantee of this device could
void the user’s authority to operate the device.
Compliance
This product conforms to the following
Council Directive:
◆
◆
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
◆
Increase the separation between the equipment
and receiver.
◆
Connect the equipment to 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.
Directive 89/336/EEC, 92/31/EEC(EMC)
Declaration of Conformity
Name: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
Address: 416, Maetan-3Dong, Paldal-Gu,
Suwon City, Kyungki-Do, Korea 442-742
declares under its sole responsibility that the
product
Trade Name: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
Model Number: YP-F1
has been tested according to the
FCC/CISPR22/95 requirements for Class B
devices and found compliant with the following
standards
EMI/EMC: AnSI C63.4 1992, FCC Part 15
Subpart B
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 undesirable operation.
Party Responsible for Product Compliance
Samsung Electronics America
QA Lab.
3351 Michelson Dr. Suite #290
Irvine, CA92612
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Warranty
Samsung warrants this product as free of
defects in material, design and workmanship
for a period of twelve(12) months from the
original date of purchase.
If during the period of warranty this product
proves defective under normal use and
service, you should return the product to the
retailer from whom it was originally purchased.
The liability of Samsung and its appointed
maintenance company is limited to the cost of
repair and/or replacement of the unit under
warranty.
Return of the product for defective reasons
should be to the original purchaser; however,
Samsung Authorized Dealers and Authorized
Service Centers will comply with the warranty
on the terms issued to purchasers in the
country concerned. For further information
relating to the Authorized Service Centers
contact;
1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
www.samsung.com
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Warranty
WARRANTY CONDITIONS:
1.The warranty is only valid when the warranty
card is properly completed, and upon presentation
of the proof of purchase consisting of original
invoice or sales slip confirmation, indicating the
date of purchase, dealer’s name, model, serial No.
and product number.
Samsung reserves the right to refuse warranty
service if this information has been removed or
changed after the original purchase of the product
from the dealer.
2.Samsung's obligations are to the repair of the
defective part, and at its discretion, replacement of
the product (service exchange unit).
3.Warranty repairs must be carried out by an
Authorized Samsung Dealer/Service Center. No
reimbursement will be made for repairs carried out
by non Samsung Centers, and warranty coverage
will not be valid for any repairs or damage caused
by such repairs.
4.Repair or replacement under the terms of this
warranty does not give right to extension to or a
new starting of the period of warranty. Repair or
direct replacement under the terms of this
warranty may be fulfilled with functionally
equivalent service exchange units.
5. The warranty is not applicable in cases
other than defects in material, design and
workmanship. The warranty does not cover
the following:
◆
Periodic checks, maintenance, repair and
replacement of parts due to normal wear and
tear.
◆
Abuse or misuse, including but not solely
limited to the failure to use this product for its
normal purposed or in accordance with
Samsung's instructions usage and
maintenance.
◆
Use of the product in conjunction with
accessories not approved by Samsung for
use with this product.
◆ Unauthorized modifications carried out for
the product to comply with local or national
technical standards in countries for which the
Samsung product was not originally designed.
◆ Repairs performed by non-authorized
service centers such as opening of the
product by a non-authorized person.
◆ The model, serial No. and product number
on the product has been altered, deleted,
removed or made illegible.
6. This warranty does not affect the
consumer’s statutory rights nor the consumers
rights against the dealer from their
purchase/sales agreement.
◆
Failure of the product arising from incorrect
installationor use not consistent with technical
or safety standardsin current force, or failure
to comply with productmanual instructions.
◆
Accidents, Acts of God or any cause
beyond the control of Samsung caused by
lightning, water, fire, public disturbances and
improper ventilation.
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Warranty
THERE ARE NO EXPRESS WARRANTIES
OTHER THAN THOSE LISTED AND DESCRIBED
ABOVE, AND NO WARRANTIES WHETHER
EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SHALL APPLY AFTER
THE EXPRESS WARRANTY PERIODS STATED
ABOVE, AND NO OTHER EXPRESS WARRANTY
OR GUARANTY GIVEN BY ANY PERSON, FIRM
OR CORPORATION WITH RESPECT TO THIS
PRODUCT SHALL BE BINDING ON SAMSUNG,
SAMSUNG SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR LOSS
OF REVENUE OR PROFITS,FAILURE TO
REALIZE SAVINGS OR OTHER BENEFITS, OR
ANY OTHER SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES CAUSED BY THE
USE, MISUSE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS
PRODUCT, REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL
THEORY ON WHICH THE CLAIM IS BASED, AND
EVEN IF SAMSUNG HAS BEEN ADVISED OF
THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOR
SHALL RECOVERY OF ANY KIND AGAINST
SAMSUNG BE GREATER IN AMOUNT THAN THE
PURCHASE PRICE OF THE PRODUCT SOLD BY
SAMSUNG AND CAUSING THE ALLEGED
DAMAGE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING,
PURCHASER
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ASSUMES ALL RISK AND LIABILITY FOR
LOSS, DAMAGE OR INJURY TO
PURCHASER AND PURCHASER’S
PROPERTY AND TO OTHERS AND THEIR
PROPERTY ARISING OUT OF THE USE,
MISUSE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS
PRODUCT SOLD BY SAMSUNG NOT
CAUSED DIRECTLY BY THE
NEGLIGENCE OF SAMSUNG. THIS
LIMITED WARRANTY SHALL NOT
EXTEND TO ANYONE OTHER THAN THE
ORIGINAL PURCHASER OF THIS
PRODUCT, IS NONTRANSFERABLE AND
STATES YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY.
To obtain warranty service, please contact
SAMSUNG at:
Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
400 Valley Road, Suite 201 Mount Arlington,
NJ 07856
1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
www.samsung.com
081299
Some states do not allow limitations on how
long an implied warranty lasts, or the
exclusion or limitation of incidental or
consequential damages, so the above
limitations or exclusions may not apply to
you. This warranty gives you specific legal
rights, and you may also have other rights
which vary from state to state.
This product is for personal use only, and is
only for use in compliance with the
limitations of copyright and other laws.
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