Sharp DK-AP7N(W) Specifications

MUSIC SYSTEM FOR iPod
MODEL
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OPERATION MANUAL
iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc.,
registered in the U.S. and other
countries.
Thank you for purchasing this SHARP product. To obtain the
best performance from this product, please read this manual
carefully. It will guide you in operating your SHARP product.
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Special notes
Warning:
z When the unit is set at STAND-BY mode, mains voltage
is still present inside the unit.
General Information
z This unit contains no user serviceable parts. Never
remove covers unless qualified to do so. This unit
contains dangerous voltages, always remove mains plug
from the socket before any service operation and when
not in use for a long period.
z The
supplied AC/DC adaptor contains no user
serviceable parts.
Never remove covers unless qualified to do so.
It contains dangerous voltages, always remove mains
plug from the main outlet socket before any service
operation or when not in use for a long period.
z The AC/DC adaptor supplied with the DK-AP7N(R)/DK-
AP7N(S)/DK-AP7N(W) must not be used with other
equipment.
z Never use an AC/DC adaptor other than the one
specified. Otherwise, problems or serious hazards may
be created.
z To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose this
appliance to dripping or splashing. No objects filled with
liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
z Do not turn the volume on to full at switching the unit on.
Listen to music at moderate levels.
Note for users in United Kingdom:
Recording and playback of any material may require
consent, which SHARP is unable to give. Please refer
particularly to the provisions of the Copyright Act 1956, the
Dramatic and Musical Performers Protection Acts 1958,
the Performers Protection Acts 1963 and 1972 and to any
subsequent statutory enactments and orders.
Note for users in Australia:
Copyright may exist in material you wish to record. Copying
or broadcasting such material without permission of the
relevant licensees or owners of the copyright is prohibited
by law. SHARP is not in a position to authorize the copying
or broadcasting of copyright materials and nothing in this
OPERATION MANUAL should be implied as giving that
authority.
For other countries:
Audio-visual material may consist of copyrighted works
which must not be recorded without the authority of the
owner of the copyright. Please refer to the relevant laws in
your country.
“Made for iPod” means that an electronic accessory has
been designed to connect specifically to iPod and has been
certified by the developer to meet Apple performance
standards.
Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or
its compliance with safety and regulatory standards.
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Accessories
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Contents
Please confirm that only the following accessories are included.
„ General Information
Page
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Precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Controls and indicators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 - 5
„ Preparation for Use
AC/DC adaptor x 1
AC/DC adaptor x 1
(for Australia only)
System connections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 - 7
„ Basic Operation
„ iPod
Listening to the iPod . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 - 10
AC/DC adaptor x 1
(for United Kingdom
and Eire only)
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Plug adaptor x 1
(for Philipines only)
Carry case x 1 (unit)
Carry case x 1
(AC/DC adaptor)
„ Advanced Feature
Enhancing your system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
„ References
Troubleshooting chart . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12-13
Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
General Information
General control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
iPod adaptor x 4
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Precautions
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General
z Please ensure that the equipment is
positioned in a well-ventilated area
and ensure that there is at least
10 cm (4") of free space along the
sides, top and back of the equipment.
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z Use the unit on a firm, level surface
z Hold the AC/DC adaptor by the head when removing it from
the wall socket, as pulling the lead can damage internal wires.
10 cm (4")
z The AC/DC adaptor is used as a disconnect device and shall
always remain readily operable.
z Do not remove the outer
cover, as this may result in
electric shock. Refer internal
service to your local SHARP
service facility.
10 cm (4")
free from vibration.
z The ventilation should not be impeded
by covering the ventilation openings
with items, such as newspapers,
tablecloths, curtains, etc.
z Keep the unit away from direct
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z
z
z
z
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sunlight, strong magnetic fields,
excessive dust, humidity and
electronic/electrical equipment
(home computers, facsimiles,
etc.) which generate electrical
noise.
Do not place anything on top of the unit.
Do not expose the unit to moisture, to temperatures higher
than 60°C (140°F) or to extremely low temperatures.
If your system does not work properly, disconnect the AC/DC
adaptor from the wall socket. Plug the AC/DC adaptor back
in, and then turn on your system.
In case of an electrical storm, unplug the unit for safety.
Do not use an external power supply other than the 6V DC
supplied with this unit as it may be damaged.
SHARP is not responsible for damage due to improper use.
Refer all servicing to a SHARP authorised service centre.
z No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be
placed on the apparatus.
z Attention should be drawn to the environmental aspects of
battery disposal.
z The apparatus is designed for use in moderate climates.
z This unit should only be used within the range of 5°C - 35°C
(41°F - 95°F).
Warning:
The voltage used must be the same as that specified on this
unit. Using this product with a higher voltage other than that
which is specified is dangerous and may result in a fire or other
type of accident causing damage. SHARP will not be held
responsible for any damage resulting from use of this unit with
a voltage other than that which is specified.
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Volume control
The sound level at a given volume setting depends on speaker
efficiency, location and various other factors. It is advisable to
avoid exposure to high volume levels. Do not turn the volume on
to full at switch on. Listen to music at moderate levels.
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Controls and indicators
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2.1
STEREO SPEAKER
BUILT-IN SUBWOOFER
1
2
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iPod Dock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
ESOUND/TV Out Button. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Volume Down Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Subwoofer Duct . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
ON/STAND-BY Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Volume Up Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
5
ON/STAND-BY
VOL
–
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
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Front View
VOL
+
6
3
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1.
2.
3.
1
2
Back View
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Video Out Socket . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6
Auxiliary Input Socket . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
DC Input Socket . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6
General Information
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Controls and indicators (continued)
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General Information
The spec label (*)
1
The spec label illustration may be different
from the actual label used.
(*) Label is located at the bottom of the unit.
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1.
Bottom View
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Battery Compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
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System connections
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Connecting iPod to TV
Photo and video files from iPod can be viewed by connecting the
system to TV/monitor.
If the TV/monitor has a video input, connect it to the VIDEO OUT
socket at the back of the unit and set the TV Out on the iPod unit to
“ON” position.
VIDEO OUT
Video cable
(not supplied)
z Please make sure to set iPod unit to either NTSC or PAL to
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1
2
Using with the AC/DC adaptor
Plug the AC/DC adaptor cable into the DC IN socket on
the unit.
Plug the AC/DC adaptor into a wall socket.
TV
To video
input socket
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1
2
3
Watching videos on a TV connected
to iPod
Enter the iPod menu.
Press the ESOUND (-TV OUT) button until the ESOUND
LED blinks twice to display video on the TV screen.
Select the desired video from the iPod unit.
Press the
button on the iPod unit to start
playback.
For iPod touch, playback will automatically start once the
desired video is selected.
Notes:
z If the TV Out setting is already turned ON at video menu, the
video is automatically displayed on the TV screen when iPod
starts playback.
z To return to watching video on iPod screen, repeat steps 1 to 3.
z During iPod video playback, pressing the ESOUND (-TV OUT)
button until the ESOUND LED blinks twice will not toggle video out
display between iPod and TV.
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match your TV signal. Please visit Apple’s home page for further
information.
z Customer should also refer iPod operation manual before
making video out setting.
AC/DC
Adaptor
Cable
DC IN socket
(DC 6V)
Preparation for Use
Make sure to unplug the AC/DC adaptor before making
any connections.
Wall Socket
(AC 100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz)
Notes:
z Unplug the AC/DC adaptor from the wall socket if the unit will
not be used for a prolonged period of time.
z Connecting the AC/DC adaptor to the unit disconnects the
batteries.
z Use only the supplied AC/DC adaptor. Using other AC/DC
adaptor may cause an electric shock or fire.
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System connections (continued)
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Using with the batteries
Preparation for Use
Use 4 “AA” size batteries (UM/SUM-3, R6, HP-7 or similar).
Batteries are not included.
1
Open the battery cover.
Slide the cover in the direction of the arrow.
2
Insert the batteries according to the direction indicated in
the battery compartment.
3
Close the cover.
Note:
Remove the batteries if the unit is not to be used for long period
of time to prevent battery leakage which may cause potential
damage.
Battery replacement:
When batteries are low, sound may become distorted and unit
may automatically turn off during high volume level. Reduce the
volume level or replace the batteries.
Battery life:
Battery type
Usage time
Output Front
Output Subwoofer
ALKALINE (AA) (1.5V)
Approx. 8 hrs.
48mW + 48mW
80mW
Note:
Battery life may vary depending on the temperature, battery
types and usage conditions.
Precautions for battery use:
z Installing the batteries incorrectly may cause the unit to
malfunction.
z Insert the batteries according to the direction indicated in the
battery compartment.
z Remove the batteries if the unit will not be used for a long
period of time. This will prevent potential damage due to
battery leakage.
z When using batteries, the brightness of all illumination light
(indicators) is reduced compared to using AC/DC adaptor.
z Replace all old batteries with new ones at the same time.
z Do not mix old and new batteries.
z Batteries (battery pack or batteries installed) shall not be
exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
Caution:
Do not use rechargeable batteries (nickeI-cadmium battery,
etc.).
Changing power source:
Turn off the unit before changing the power source. If the 6V DC
power supply is directly plugged in during power on, the unit
may automatically enter to stand-by mode. Press the ON/
STAND-BY button again to turn on the unit.
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General control
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2.1
Volume control
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Press the VOL (+ or –) button to increase or decrease the
volume.
POWER indicator will be blinking when the volume reaches
maximum or minimum level.
STEREO SPEAKER
BUILT-IN SUBWOOFER
ESOUND control
When ON/STAND-BY button is pressed, the ESOUND indicator
turns yellowish orange. You are now in the ESOUND mode,
where low bass and high frequency are automatically adjusted
according to the volume input.
To turn off ESOUND, press the ESOUND (-TV OUT) button. The
ESOUND indicator will go off.
VOL
–
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VOL
+
To turn the power on
Press the ON/STAND-BY button to turn the power on. The
POWER and ESOUND indicator will turn on.
After use:
Press the ON/STAND-BY button to enter the power stand-by
mode. The POWER indicator will turn off.
Note:
This unit consumes low current during stand-by mode. However,
please remove the batteries if the unit will not be used for a long
period of time.
Basic Operation
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ON/STAND-BY
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Listening to the iPod
Supported iPod models:
z iPod nano (software 1.2 above)
z iPod mini (software 1.2 above)
z iPod (5th generation) (software 1.3 above) (Dock connector
equipped Click Wheel model)
z iPod (4th generation) (software 3.0.2 above) (Dock connector
equipped Click Wheel model)
z iPod nano (2nd generation) (software 1.0.0 above)
z iPod nano (3rd generation) (software 1.0.3 above)
z iPod nano (4th generation) (software 1.0.3 above)
z iPod classic (software 1.0.3 above)
z iPod touch (software 1.1 above)
z iPod touch (2nd generation) (software 2.1 above)
iPod
Caution:
z Please update your iPod unit to the latest software version
before using it. Please visit Apple’s homepage to download
the latest version for your iPod.
Notes:
z Once the iPod is connected to the unit it will begin charging
when AC/DC adaptor is used.
z The iPod unit will not be charged whilst the main unit use the
batteries as power supply.
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iPod adaptor connection
Choose the iPod adaptor that fits your iPod. Your iPod will fit
snuggly into the correct adaptor. If your iPod is not mentioned
below, an iPod adaptor may have been included with your iPod
unit.
The marking
shows which iPod fits
iPod
Adaptor No.
9
9
9
10
10
A
A
A
A
B
B
B
9
iPod Description
Capacity
5G iPod (with video)
U2 iPod with video
iPod classic
5G iPod with video
iPod classic
iPod mini
4G iPod & U2 iPod
iPod photo & Colour U2 iPod
iPod with colour display
4G iPod
iPod photo
iPod with colour display
30GB
30GB
80GB, 120GB
60GB & 80GB
160GB
4GB & 6GB
20GB
20GB & 30GB
20GB
40GB
40GB & 60GB
60GB
Notes:
z iPod nano (2nd generation), iPod nano (3rd generation), iPod
nano (4th generation), iPod touch and iPod touch
(2nd generation) are not compatible with the iPod adaptors listed
above. Please use the adaptor supplied with your iPod unit.
z If you have an iPod that does not have an iPod 30 Pin
connector, you can use an audio cable to connect it to the
AUX IN socket.
z iPhone is not supported by this system.
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To insert iPod adaptor
1. Insert the iPod adaptor into unit and connect your iPod.
iPod (bottom)
iPod
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2
3
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iPod playback
Press the ON/STAND-BY button to turn the power on.
Insert iPod unit in the iPod dock of main unit.
Press the
playback.
button on the iPod unit to start
For iPod touch, playback will automatically start once the
desired file is selected.
Dock connector
iPod
iPod adaptor
iPod
iPod adaptor
iPod dock
iPod connector
Caution:
Unplug all accessories for the iPod before inserting it into the
iPod dock.
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To remove iPod
adaptor
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To disconnect iPod
Simply remove the iPod from the iPod dock. It is safe to do so
even during playback.
Insert the tip of a screwdriver (“-”
type, small) into the iPod adaptor
hole as shown and lift upward to
remove.
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Enhancing your system
The audio cable is not included. Purchase a separate audio
cable as shown below.
Portable audio
player
AUX IN
Advanced Feature
Computer
To the line
output socket
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Listening to the audio/video
sounds from portable audio player,
computer, etc.
1
Use Audio cable to connect the portable audio
player, computer etc. to the AUX IN socket.
When using video equipment, connect the audio output
to this unit and the video output to a television.
2
Press the ON/STAND-BY button to turn the power
on.
3
Play the connected equipment.
If volume level of the connected device is too high,
sound distortion may occur. Should this happen, lower
the volume of the connected device.
Notes:
z To prevent noise interference, place the unit away from the
television.
z Make sure to undock the iPod before making any
connections to AUX IN. Otherwise, sound from AUX IN will
not be heard.
Audio cable
(not supplied)
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Troubleshooting chart
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General
Symptom
z When a button is
pressed, the unit does
not respond.
z No sound is heard.
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Symptom
z No sound is produced.
No image appears on the
TV/monitor.
Possible cause
z
z
z
z
z Set the unit to the power
stand-by mode and then
turn it back on.
z Is the volume level set to
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iPod
z
z iPod will not charge.
z
minimum?
z
z
Possible cause
The iPod is not playing.
The iPod is not properly
connected to the unit.
Is the AC/DC adaptor of the
unit plugged in?
The video cable is not
properly connected.
The TV/monitor’s input
selection is not properly set.
The iPod is not making full
contact with the iPod
connector.
The main unit is using
batteries as power supply.
Using 3rd generation iPod.
References
Many potential problems can be resolved by the owner without
calling a service technician.
If something is wrong with this product, check the following
before calling your authorised SHARP dealer or service centre.
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Maintenance
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Condensation
Sudden temperature changes, storage or operation in an
extremely humid environment may cause condensation inside
the cabinet.
Condensation can cause the unit to malfunction. If this happens,
leave the power on until normal playback is possible (about 1
hour) before operating the unit.
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Cleaning the unit
Periodically wipe the unit with a clean soft cloth.
Caution:
z Do not use chemicals for cleaning (petrol, paint thinner, etc.).
It may damage the unit finishing.
z Do not apply oil to the inside of the unit. It may cause
malfunctions.
If problem occurs
When this product is subjected to strong external interference
(mechanical shock, excessive static electricity, abnormal supply
voltage due to lightning, etc.) or if it is operated incorrectly, it
may malfunction.
If such a problem occurs, do the following:
1 Set the unit to the stand-by mode and turn the power on
again.
2 If the unit is not restored in the previous operation, unplug
and plug in the unit, and then turn the power on.
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Before transporting the unit
Undock the iPod and close the unit. The unit will automatically
enter stand-by mode.
CAUTION: Carrying the unit with iPod docked might damage
both the system and the iPod.
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Specifications
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Output terminals
Video output: 1Vp-p
Input terminals
Auxiliary (audio signal):
500 mV/47 k ohms
Dimensions
Width: 198 mm (7-4/5")
Height: 69.8 mm (2-7/10")
Depth: 77 mm (3")
Weight
0.59 kg (1.3 lbs.)
„ General
Power source
DC IN 6V
2A: AC/DC adaptor
(AC 100 - 240 V ~ 50/60 Hz)
DC IN 6V
[ “AA” size (UM/SUM-3, R6 or
HP-7) battery x 4]
Power
consumption
Power on: 5 W
Power stand-by: 0.6 W(*)
Output power
Front speakers:
MPO: 3.04 W (1.52 W + 1.52 W) (10% T.H.D.)
RMS: 2.4 W (1.2 W + 1.2 W) (10% T.H.D.)
RMS: 2.08 W (1.04 W + 1.04 W) (0.9% T.H.D.)
Subwoofer:
MPO: 2.23 W (10% T.H.D.)
RMS: 2 W (10% T.H.D.)
RMS: 1.6 W (0.9% T.H.D.)
Speaker
2.1-way type speaker system
Front speaker: 3.0 cm (1-1/8")
Subwoofer: 4.6 cm (1-3/4")
(*) This power consumption value is obtained when in the power
stand-by mode.
References
As part of our policy of continuous improvement, SHARP
reserves the right to make design and specification changes for
product improvement without prior notice. The performance
specification figures indicated are nominal values of production
units. There may be some deviations from these values in
individual units.
Speaker maximum Front speaker: 2.0 W / channel
Subwoofer: 4 W
input power
Speaker rated
input power
Front speaker: 1.2 W / channel
Subwoofer: 2 W
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