Samsung MCD-HF920 Instruction manual

Portable MP3-CD Player
MP3-CD, WMA-CD, CD-DA Playback
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
MCD-HF920
SERVICE DIVISION
400 Valley Road, Suite 201
Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
www.samsungusa.com
Instruction Manual
AH68-01218Q
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Main Features
MENU function
NAVIGATION function
You can easily customize the
settings to your liking.
You can easily scan and select a file
on an MP3(WMA)-CD.
Contents
Safety Warning ...................................................................3
Buttons and Controls .........................................................5
Preparation before using your unit ....................................9
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FM Radio Reception
ESP function
You can listen to FM radio using
various functions such as
automatic tuning, preset FM
stations, etc.
The ESP function ensures high
resistance to shock or vibration so
that the sound signal remains
undisturbed.
Last Memory function
Album function
(MP3(WMA)-CD Only)
The Last Memory function allows you
to listen to a song from the start of the
track that you listened to.
(MP3(WMA)-CD Only)
The Album function allows easy
browsing and searching of your
favorite tunes by album name, song
title and artist.
What is MP3?
MP3 means MPEG1 Layer 3, the global standard for audio signal compression technology.
It uses digital compression technology to compress original sound data by up to 12 times
without sound quality degradation.
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CD Playback.....................................................................12
MP3(WMA)-CD Playback................................................13
Skip/Search function ........................................................14
Menu function...................................................................15
Album function..................................................................16
Last Memory/ESP function..............................................17
Default function.................................................................19
EQ/Repeat function..........................................................20
Random function..............................................................21
Tag function...............................................................22
Scroll function ...................................................................23
Display Bar/+10 function..................................................24
Navigation function...........................................................25
Program function..............................................................27
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What is WMA?
WMA (Windows Media Audio) is a file format, created by Microsoft, that offers a higher
compression rate and just as good sound quality as MP3.
Typical MP3 files are about one-tenth the size of the original, whereas WMA files are
about half the size of standard MP3.
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How to Connect...................................................................9
Using the rechargeable batteries .....................................10
Using standard batteries (not supplied) ...........................11
To confirm the program .....................................................28
To change the program .....................................................28
To cancel the program mode ............................................28
Listening to FM Radio .....................................................29
● To select the desired radio station .......................................29
● Presetting Stations in Memory(Memory function) ...........30
● Tuning in to a Preset Station .........................................30
Features............................................................................31
Maintaining and looking after your unit...........................32
Troubleshooting Guide.....................................................33
Specifications ...................................................................34
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Safety Warning
Take care not to allow dust
or other contaminants to
come into contact with your
player.
Do not apply heavy
pressure to the player.
Do not leave your player
in direct sunlight or
near a heat source.
Headphones
Road safety
Do not use the headphones while riding a bicycle, driving any kind of motor
vehicle or motorcycle.
This is very dangerous and is illegal in certain regions.
It is dangerous to listen to headphones at high volume while crossing roads.
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Do not put anything other
than a CD (CD-R or CD-RW)
inside your player.
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Do not use broken or
scratched MP3 CDs.
Do not use your player on
uneven or unstable surfaces.
●
Such actions will damage
your player.
Your player may not
operate properly.
In order to protect your hearing
Do not wear the headphones with the volume set too high.
Doctors state that listening to music at high volume for prolonged periods is
harmful to hearing.
If you experience a ringing in your ears, reduce the volume or stop listening.
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Unplug the power cord
when not using the
player for long periods
of time.
Do not touch the AC
Adaptor with wet hands
when it is plugged in.
Avoid places of low
temperature (below 41°F)
or high temperature (above
95°F).
Ambient operating conditions
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Ambient temperature : 5°C~35°C (41°F~95°F)
Humidity
: 10~75%
Environmental information
Do not touch the lens
with your finger or
scratch it.
●
Your player may not
operate properly.
Do not place your player
in a dusty or humid
location.
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Do not attempt to take
apart, repair or modify
your player.
●
Such actions will damage
your player.
●
Your unit consists of materials which can be recycled if disassembled by a
specialized company. Please observe local regulations regarding the
disposal of packing materials, exhausted batteries and old equipment.
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Buttons and Controls
Main Unit
1.
Open switch
5.
Remote control Connection jack
2.
Skip/Search buttons
6.
• FM button
• ST/Mo button
3.
Stop ( ■ ) button
7.
Volume button
4.
Play/Pause ( √» ) button
8.
AC Adaptor & External Battery
Pack Connector
Bottom of the Main Unit
1
2
3 4
5 6
7 8
HOLD switch
Accessories
5
(AH59-01138A)
(AH59-01152A)
Remote Control
Over-the-Ear
Headphones
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Rechargeable Batteries
(Ni-MH: 1350mAh 1.2V) x 2
(AH44-00023J)
(AH61-01203A)
AC adaptor
(DC 4.5V, 500mA)
External
battery pack
6
Buttons and Controls
Display
Remote Control
The picture of the display panel below is based on MP3-CD playback.
one album all
esp
C.esp
+10
FM
Class Jazz P.snd
S.bass Rock
MENU
HOLD
normal
Last
001 010
Flat
03 : 20
44
Boyz II MEN 128
kbps kHz
End [Boyz II MEN]
1.
2.
Headphone Connection jack
5.
1.
Playback or Repeat Mode indicator
2.
Program Indicator
3.
Track Number indicator
• Play/Pause button
• Skip/Search button
4.
• Last Memory Indicator
(for MP3 or WMA CDs)
• esp/C.esp Indicator
(for standard Audio CDs)
• NAVI/PROG button
• Volume button
9.
Sampling Frequency Indicator
Bit rate indicator
11.
Title indicator
12.
Album Name indicator
Remaining Battery Power indicator
13.
Album Number indicator
Play time indicator
14.
Menu icon
6.
3.
HOLD switch
7.
• STOP button
• PRESET button
5.
Eq Mode Indicator
4.
• ALBUM button
• MENU button
8.
Main Unit connection jack
6.
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• L/R Channel Level Indicator
• Anti-Shock Time Buffer Level Indicator
10.
• FM button
• ST/MO button
• +10 button
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8.
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Preparation before
using your unit
How to Connect
Using rechargeable batteries
1
1
Open the cover of the battery
compartment.
2
Insert the rechargeable batteries
into the battery compartment.
2
Connect the headphones to
the remote control.
Connect the main unit
connection jack to the main
unit.
3
• Carefully check the correct orientation
of the positive and negative terminals
of the battery.
An AC adaptor must be connected to the AC outlet
and power input.
• Charging of the rechargeable batteries will commence.
AC adaptor : DC 4.5V, 500mA
Note
Wearing
headphones
9
• Time taken to fully charge the batteries : 10 hours
• Battery life of fully charged batteries
MP3-CD : 11 hours 30 minutes max.
CD : 6 hours 30 minutes max (when Anti Shock 160 seconds is on)
• Push the ear hangers in the direction of the arrow.
• Place the ear hangers over your ears as shown in the picture and
then push the caps close to your ears.
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Preparation before
using your unit
CD Playback
Using standard batteries (not supplied)
1
Attach the external battery pack as
shown in the picture.
1
Slide the OPEN button to
open the door.
Insert a CD.
• Push the door to close it.
2
Open the cover of the battery
compartment.
2
Press the Play/Pause
(√») button.
• Once the CD is
recognized, playback
commences.
normal
esp Flat
01
03 : 20
CDDA Disc
Track Number Indicator Playtime Indicator
3
Carefully check the correct orientation
of the positive and negative terminals
of the batteries.
• Use two AA/LR6 type 1.5 V batteries.
Use two AA/LR6 alkaline batteries.
Manganese batteries have a shorter battery life.
Battery Life (Using alkaline batteries)
Rechargeable Rechargeable Batteries +
Batteries
Battery Pack (type AA/LR6)
11 hours
26 hours
30 minutes
CD(when Anti Shock 160 seconds is on) 6 hours
14 hours
30 minutes
• The battery life-time is based on continuous use.
• These AA batteries are alkaline batteries.
MP3(WMA)-CD
Time for
Battery
Replacement
• Replace the batteries if the remaining battery power indicator “
” flashes.
• When the radio function is enabled, the remaining battery power will indicate “
”.
• Even though the remaining battery power indicator “
” may be flashing,
if the batteries have already expired, the LCD remote control will not be lit.
Warning
11
• The external battery pack cannot charge, as it does not have the capacity
to charge.
• Do not mix old and new batteries.
• Remove the batteries if they will not be used for a long time.
• Remove the standard batteries when you use an AC adaptor.
• Standard batteries cannot be recharged.
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To stop playback, press
the Stop (■) button.
• Press the Stop (■)
button again to switch
off the unit.
PRESET/
• The power will automatically switch
off after 15 seconds, even if you do
not press the Stop (■) button.
To temporarily pause playback
Press the Play/Pause (√») button.
• Playback will be temporarily suspended.
• Press the Play/Pause (√») button again to resume
playback.
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Skip/Search function
MP3(WMA)-CD Playback
Skip
1
Slide the OPEN button to
open the door, and insert
an MP3(WMA)-CD.
Press and release the Iî or ïI button
during playback of a CD.
2
Press the Play/Pause
(√») button.
• The inserted MP3(WMA)-CD
will be scanned for about
30~90 seconds. Playback will
then commence.
Your CD Player will take a
few moments to scan through
all the tracks and the sessions
recorded on a MP3(WMA)-CD.
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Track Number indicator
Album
Number
indicator
normal
Last
001 010
Playtime
indicator
Flat
03 : 20
44
Boyz II MEN 128
kbps kHz
End [Boyz II MEN]
L/R Channel
Level Indicator
Anti-Shock
Time Buffer
Level Indicator
Album Name indicator
Title indicator
To stop playback, press the
Stop (■) button.
Main Unit
(Slide the Iî or ïI to the left or right on the
remote control.)
• Press the ïI button to play the next track.
Press the Iî button to go back to the beginning
of the current track. (Briefly press the Iî button
twice to repeat the previous track).
• Push the door to close it.
Sampling Frequency
Indicator
Bit rate indicator
PRESET/
• Press the Stop (■) button
again to switch off the unit.
• Press the ïI button while the unit is in “Stop”
(no playback) mode. Track 2 will be played back.
Press the Iî button to play back the previous song.
Search
Remote Control
Press and hold the Iî or ïI button
during playback of a CD.
(Slide and hold the Iî or ïI to the left or right
on the remote control.)
• Press and hold the Iî or ïI button.
The CD will playback in fast forward or fast reverse mode.
• Release the button to return to normal playback mode.
HOLD function
Note
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• If a music file is corrupted and a particular section cannot be read, only
that section will be skipped. But if the file continues to be unreadable,
the player will skip to the next file.
• Files that do not conform to specifications (refer to P. 34) will be skipped.
• When the OPEN switch is slid to open the door, playback will stop.
• The quality of MP3(WMA)-CD playback may vary depending on the condition of the
disc containing the music files or the condition of the recorder with which the disc
was created.
• If different types of files or unnecessary folders are on the same disc, you will have
problems with playback.
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• Buttons pressed during CD playback will not function.
(On the display, the “Hold” indicator will flash.)
• Use the HOLD function when carrying your CD Player around with you.
Use of this function will allow you to conserve battery life as it prevents
the CD Player from being turned on unintentionally if a button is pressed.
• The remote control will still operate while the HOLD function on the main
unit is active.
• The main unit will still operate while the HOLD function on the remote
control is active.
Bottom of the Main Unit
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Menu function
Album function
You can customize the settings to your liking.
Albums are sections of tracks representing one artist.
This function makes it easier to skip between them.
• Menu Structure
Menu
SYSTEM
MP3
MP3
Album
ALL
Last Memory
CD
Anti shock
ALL
1
MODE
ALL
ALL
Eq
Repeat
Random
DISPLAY
MP3
MP3
ALL
Scroll
Display Bar
Default
Press and hold the
MENU/ALBUM button
on the remote control.
• MP3 :Functions
available only
when playing an
MP3(WMA)-CD
• CD :Functions
available only
when playing
an Audio CD
• ALL :Functions
available when
playing an
MP3(WMA)-CD
or Audio CD
ALBUM
MENU
• A group of menu icons will appear.
2
* This function is only available during playback of an MP3(WMA)-CD.
1
Select SYSTEM in the MENU
screen, and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
2
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select Album, and then
press the Play/Pause (√»)
button.
3
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select Album ON or OFF,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
• If you select OFF for Album,
the sort order of the files will
change from Album to Title.
• After the selection, press the
MENU/ALBUM button to exit
to the remote control display.
4
After selecting Album ON, press
the MENU/ALBUM button.
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select the desired menu,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
• A list of functions will appear.
3
4
15
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select the desired
function, and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
Press the MENU/ALBUM button
to move to a higher level menu.
MODE
Eq
Repeat
Random
ALBUM
MENU
• If no button is pressed for 20
seconds, you will be exited to
the remote control display.
Note
• While the Disc is being read, you won't be able to use the Menu function.
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• It moves to the next album.
SYSTEM
Album
Last Memory
Anti Shock
ALBUM
ON
OFF
ALBUM
ALBUM
MENU
ON
OFF
Example) Pressing the MENU/ALBUM
button during playback of the
first album will take you to
the start of the first track of
the second album.
• This product is equipped with a graphic LCD display that supports English,
Japanese (without Chinese characters), and Korean characters.
• Languages other than English will be marked with an asterisk “ * ”.
Note
• This function does not apply to MP3(WMA)-CDs that have not been created
with albums.
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Last Memory/ESP function
Last Memory function
* This function is only available during
playback of an MP3(WMA)-CD.
• When MP3(WMA)-CD playback is selected again after your CD player has been
stopped or turned off, the unit plays back from the start of the track that you last
listened to. If the CD cover is opened, the unit resets to Track 1.
1
2
3
Select SYSTEM in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to select
Last Memory.
1
Select SYSTEM in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to select
Anti Shock.
2
Use the Iî , ïI buttons to
select Anti Shock Time 40
seconds or 160 seconds,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
3
Press the MENU/ALBUM
button twice to exit to the
remote control display.
ON
OFF
ALBUM
MENU
normal
Last
001 010
Flat
03 : 20
during playback of an CD.
SYSTEM
Album
Last Memory
Anti Shock
Album
Last Memory
Anti Shock
Last Memory
* This function is only available
• ESP prevents the music being interrupted by vibration and shock.
SYSTEM
Use the Iî , ïI buttons to
select Last Memory ON or
OFF, and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
Press the MENU/ALBUM
button twice to exit to the
remote control display.
ESP (Electronic Skip Protection) function
Anti Shock
40s
160s
normal
ALBUM
MENU
Last
001 010
Flat
03 : 20
44
Boyz II MEN 128
kbps kHz
End [Boyz II MEN]
44
Boyz II MEN 128
kbps kHz
End [Boyz II MEN]
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Default function
EQ/Repeat function
This function initializes all settings to their default values.
EQ function
1
What is EQ?
Press EQ button to select various sound modes such as Rock, Jazz,
Classic, Super Bass, Power Sound. Select the sound mode appropriate
for the music you are playing.
Select SYSTEM in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to select
Default.
SYSTEM
Default
2
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select Default YES or NO,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
1
Select MODE in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to
select Eq.
MODE
2
Select the sound mode you
want; Flat, Rock, Jazz,
Classic, S-bass, P.sound.
Eq Mode
Eq
Repeat
Random
Flat
Rock
Jazz
Classic
S-bass
P.sound
Default?
YES
NO
Default Settings
Album
: On
Last Memoy : On
Anti Shock : 160s
Eq
Repeat
Random
: Flat
: Off
: Off
Repeat function
1
Select MODE in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to
select Repeat.
MODE
2
Use the Iî , ïI buttons to select
Repeat Mode.
Repeat
Eq
Repeat
Random
Off - for a typical Audio CD or an
MP3(WMA)-CD with just one directory
Album
: On
Scroll
: x2
Display Bar : H-Level Meter
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• OFF
OFF
1
Album
All
: All songs will be played back once
and then stop.
•1
: One song will be played back repeatedly.
• Album : All songs in the selected album will be played back repeatedly.
(MP3-CD and WMA-CD only)
• All
: All songs on the disc will be played back repeatedly.
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Random function
Tag function
Tag function
Random function
What is
?
• This is what is attached to an MP3 audio file to carry information relevant to the file,
such as the title, artist, album, year, genre and a comment field.
Select MODE in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to
select Random.
MODE
1
Select Display in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to
select
.
DISPLAY
2
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select
ON or OFF,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
ID3 Tag
Eq
Repeat
Random
2
playback of an MP3(WMA)-CD.
• This function displays the tag information from all of the songs on an MP3/WMA-CD.
• All tracks will be played back in random order.
1
* This function is only available during
Use the Iî , ïI buttons
to select Random ON or OFF,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
Random
ON
OFF
•
•
Note
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ID3 Tag
Scroll
Display Bar
ON
OFF
ON : Tag information of the song file is displayed.
OFF : Only the name of the song file is displayed.
• Tag information is displayed for those files containing them.
Otherwise, the file name is displayed.
• If no tag information is present in the file, the song title or artist cannot be displayed.
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Scroll function
Display Bar/+10 function
This function is used to adjust the scroll speed of the song title.
Display Bar function
* This function is only available during
playback of an MP3(WMA)-CD.
1
Select Display in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to
select Scroll.
DISPLAY
ID3 Tag
Scroll
Display Bar
1
Select Display in the MENU
screen, and then use the
Iî , ïI buttons to
select Display Bar.
DISPLAY
2
Use the Iî , ïI buttons to
select the desired function,
and then press the
Play/Pause (√») button.
Display Bar
ID3 Tag
Scroll
Display Bar
H - Level Meter
L - Level Meter
Anti - S Meter
• H-Level Meter : The level meter indicator is used to indicate the audio level
2
of L-channel and R-channel.
When H-Level Meter is selected, the movement of the meter
becomes twice as large as when L-Level Meter is selected.
Use the Iî , ïI buttons to
select the desired scroll speed.
• L-Level Meter : The level meter indicator is used to indicate the audio level of
L-channel and R-channel.
• Anti-S Meter : The level meter indicator is used to indicate Anti-Shock
Scroll
x1
x2
x3
Time/Buffer Level.
x4
x6
x8
+10 function
• X4: Scrolls twice as fast as normal.
• X1: Scrolls a half slower than speed.
• X6: Scrolls three times faster than normal.
• X2: Scrolls at normal speed.
• X3: Scrolls one-and-half times faster than normal. • X8: Scrolls four times faster than normal.
If the scroll speed is high, an afterimage may appear on the display.
If this occurs, normal speed is recommended.
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•
Press the +10 button.
• Press the +10 button briefly
while playing back a CD.
Playback will skip 10 tracks.
Example : If you want to select track 43 during playback of track 15, press the
+10 button three times, then press the ïI button three times.
• MP3(WMA)-CD playback : Press and hold the MENU/ALBUM button longer to
select “Album Off ”.
The button now functions as the +10 button.
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Navigation function
You can easily select and play the song you want from the album.
In the stop mode
1
Press the NAVI/PROG button.
* This function is only available during
playback of an MP3(WMA)-CD.
NAVI/PROG
normal
Last
Flat
Root
• Albums in the root folder will be
displayed.
Boyz II MEN
It's So Hard To
2
Using Iî or ïI button,
select the desired album
or song.
normal
Last
Boyz II MEN
It's So Hard To
3
◆
normal
02 - Please Do
NAVI/PROG
• If no button is pressed for 20
seconds, the display switches
to the stop mode.
normal
Last
2
Using Iî or ïI button,
select the desired track.
Flat
Boyz II MEN
01 - It's So Hard To
• Albums or songs in the selected
album will be displayed.
• Repeat the steps 2-3 above to
select the song you want.
To cancel the navigation
function, press the
NAVI/PROG button again.
Last
1
Press the NAVI/PROG button.
* This function is only available during
playback of an MP3(WMA)-CD.
normal
NAVI/PROG
• A list of all the songs in the
album will be displayed.
Last
Flat
Boyz II MEN
01 - It's So Hard To
02 - Please Do
Flat
Root
Press the Play/Pause (√»)
button.
During Playback
3
normal
Last
Flat
Boyz II MEN
02 - Please Do
• If no button is pressed for 20
seconds, the display switches
to the playback mode.
03 - End Of The
normal
Press the Play/Pause (√»)
button.
Last
Flat
Boyz II MEN
05 - To Yesterday
• The selected song will be
played back.
06 - Cooleyhighh
Flat
Boyz II MEN
01 - It's So Hard To
02 - Please Do
◆
To cancel the navigation
function, press the
NAVI/PROG button again.
• The navigation function does
not work while the program
function is operating.
NAVI/PROG
normal
Last
001 010
Flat
03 : 20
44
Boyz II MEN 128
kbps kHz
End [Boyz II MEN]
To move to a higher album
• In the currently selected album, press the Stop (■) button to move to the album that
is one level higher in hierarchy.
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Program function
You can store up to 30 tracks of your favorite tunes.
Example) When storing track number 4 to program number 1.
1
In the stop mode, press the
NAVI/PROG button on the
remote control.
To confirm the program
NAVI/PROG
normal
esp
Flat
NAVI/PROG button.
• When playing an MP3(WMA)-CD,
press and hold the NAVI/PROG
button in the stop mode.
2
3
4
NAVI/PROG
• In the stop mode, press the
P : 01 Tr : - - -
• Each time the button is pressed, track
numbers will be shown on the display
according to their program sequence.
Using Iî or ïI button,
select the desired track.
normal
esp
normal
esp
Flat
P : 01 Tr : 004
Flat
P : 01 Tr : 004
To change the program
• To change the programmed tracks during program
Press the NAVI/PROG on the
remote control.
• Track number 4 is stored under
program number 1 and you will
be taken to program number 2.
• Continue to program the desired
tracks.
NAVI/PROG
Press the Play/Pause (√»)
button when programming
is complete.
normal
esp
Flat
P : 02 Tr : 006
confirmation, use Iî or ïI to select the track to
change.
• Press the NAVI/PROG button to add new tracks.
NAVI/PROG
To cancel the program mode
normal
P01
esp Flat
04
00 : 52
• Press the Stop (■) button twice.
• The Program mode will also be canceled if the
PRESET/
lid opens during programming.
CDDA Disc
To stop program playback
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• Press the Stop ( ■) button.
• The total number of programmed tracks as well as the total number of tracks in a given
disk will be shown on the display.
• Press the Play/Pause (√») button to resume program playback.
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Warning
• During programming, if no action is performed for about 15 seconds,
the player will automatically turn itself off to conserve battery power
consumption.
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Listening to FM Radio
Presetting Stations in Memory(Memory function)
* You can either manually
or automatically preset
and store FM stations.
EXAMPLE: Storing an FM station at 89.1 MHz into preset number 2
To select the desired radio station
1
2
Press and hold the FM button.
• The frequency of the received
station appears on the display of
the remote control.
• Press the button to select either
Mono or Stereo.
FM
ST
STEREO
91.9 MHZ
+10
FM
Automatic Tuning
ST
STEREO
• Automatically scans and tunes to the next
avaiable station.
Manual Tuning
STEREO
89.1 MHZ
Press Iî or ïI to select the preset
“MEMORY 2”.
• Each time the button is pressed a higher or
lower preset number is selected.
• Start with the preset station number 1 if you
are presetting stations for the first time since
the purchase of the product.
Memory
STEREO
2
89.1 MHZ
89.9 MHZ
PRESET/
• Press the Play/Pause (√»)
button on the remote control to
switch to CD mode.
Note
• The reception may not be clear in a weak signal area.
• If the reception of an FM station transmitting in stereo is weak, press the
ST/MO button to switch to the mono mode for improved sound quality.
• The backlight on the display of the remote control does not work while
using the radio function.
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Press the NAVI/PROG button again to
store the selected station.
NAVI/PROG
• The preset number disappears, indicating
that the station has been stored.
• Repeat steps 1 to 3 to change the station or
store other stations. You can preset up to 15
stations.
STEREO
89.1 MHZ
ST
STEREO
• Press the button repeatedly to tune in the
desired station manually.
To turn off the radio, press
and hold the Stop (■) button
on the remote control.
3
87.9 MHZ
Press the Iî or ïI.
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NAVI/PROG
Use the Iî , ïI buttons to tune in to a desired radio station.
Press and hold the Iî or ïI.
3
1
2
Tune to a station of 89.1 MHz and
then press the NAVI/PROG button
on the remote control.
Tuning in to a Preset Station
1
If you have already stored stations
into memory, press the PRESET
button on the remote control.
PRESET/
Preset
STEREO
1
91.9 MHZ
• "Preset" and the station frequency stored
under that preset number appear on the display.
2
Press Iî or ïI to select the
desired preset number.
• "Preset" remains, and the frequencies
of the preset stations are displayed
in turn.
Preset
STEREO
3
93.5 MHZ
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Features
Maintaining and looking
after your unit
Playback sequence of albums and tracks
• Albums with .jpg, .wav or .doc are not audio files and therefore will be skipped.
Looking after your CDs
Wash the disc with a neutral detergent diluted in water, and
then wipe gently with a soft dry cloth from the center of the
disc to the outside.
Handling your CDs
Carefully pick up the disc by its edge without
touching the disc’s surface.
Do not attach stickers to the
signal surface (the side with
shiny, rainbow colors).
Do not write on the labeled (printed) side with a
ballpoint pen or a pencil.
Do not clean this player with
record spray or anti-static.
Do not use volatile chemicals such
as benzene or thinners.
The player can recognize up to about 700 files.
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Troubleshooting Guide
Problem
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Playback does not
function.
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Did you insert the battery with the correct
polarity?
Are the batteries drained?
Is the AC adaptor connected correctly?
Is the door open?
Is the volume control on the unit at the minimum
setting?
A sound or track is
skipped.
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Was the unit jolted or knocked?
Is there dust, fingerprints or scratches on the
disc?
Some of the MP3 files on a
CD are not recognized.
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Format Support
CD-R/RW Readability
Is the disc inserted correctly?
Is the disc damaged or deformed?
Has the unit been locked with the HOLD switch?
Has the unit been moved from a cold place to a
hot place?
Abrupt change of temperature may cause
condensation to form on the lens. Keep your CD
Player in a warm place until the condensation on
the lens has disappeared.
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Headphones don’t work.
Item
Frequency range
Headphone output
Signal/noise ratio
Total harmonic distortion
Check
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Unit has no power.
Specifications
File Support
Bit Rate
FM Frequency Range
FM Distortion
FM S/N Ratio
FM Stereo Separation
Tag Support
Power Adapter
Internal Rechargeable Batteries
External Batteries
Dimensions
Weight
Description
20Hz ~ 20KHz
440mV(RMS), 6mW/CH, 32Ω
90dB (1kHz)
0.08% (1kHz, 0dB)
CD-DA (8Cm/12Cm)
CD-ROM Mode 1, Mode 2 Fom 1
ISO 9660, Joliet
Romeo, Multi-session
MPEG 1 Layer 3, WMA
8kbps~320kbps (MP3)
32kbps~320kbps (WMA)
87.5MHz ~ 108.0MHz
0.5% (MONO)
51dB
35dB
ID3 VI, ID3 V2 2.0
DC 4.5V 500mA
Two Square-shaped 1350 mAh Ni-MH Batteries
1.5V AA/LR6 type x 2
5.19(W) X 0.65(H) X 5.33(D)
0.3586 lb.
(Based on the jack output of the main unit)
File Compatibility
Check if the unreadable files have .mp3 as their
extension on your PC.
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Only files in MP3 Format (Mpeg1.Layer3), with an .mp3 as the file extension, and
WMA files with .WMA extension can be played back.
How many MP3 files can a CD-R or CD-RW disc record?
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The maximum capacity of one CD-R or CD-RW disc is 700MB.
Normally, one MP3 file has a capacity of 4MB, therefore approximately 170 files can
be recorded on a single disc.
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SAMSUNG MP3-CD PLAYER
LIMITED WARRANTY TO ORIGINAL PURCHASER
This SAMSUNG brand product, as supplied and distributed by Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SAMSUNG)
and delivered new, in the original carton to the original consumer purchaser, is warranted by SAMSUNG against
manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship for a limited warranty period of:
One (1) Year Parts and Labor*
(*90 Days Parts and Labor for Commercial Use)
This limited warranty begins on the original date of purchase, and is valid only on products purchased and used
in the United States. To receive warranty service, the purchaser must contact SAMSUNG for problem determination and service procedures. Warranty service can only be performed by a SAMSUNG authorized service center.
The original dated bill of sale must be presented upon request as proof of purchase to SAMSUNG or
SAMSUNG's authorized service center. Transportation of the product to and from the service center is the responsibility of the purchaser.
SAMSUNG will repair or replace this product, at our option and at no charge as stipulated herein, with new or
reconditioned parts or products if found to be defective during the limited warranty period specified above. All
replaced parts and products become the property of SAMSUNG and must be returned to SAMSUNG.
Replacement parts and products assume the remaining original warranty, or ninety (90) days, whichever is longer.
SAMSUNG’s obligations with respect to software products distributed by SAMSUNG under the SAMSUNG brand
name are set forth in the applicable end user license agreement. Non-SAMSUNG hardware and software products, if provided, are on an “AS IS” basis. Non-SAMSUNG manufacturers, suppliers, publishers, and service
providers may provide their own warranties.
This limited warranty covers manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship encountered in normal, and
except to the extent otherwise expressly provided for in this statement, noncommercial use of this product, and
shall not apply to the following, including, but not limited to: damage which occurs in shipment; delivery and
installation; applications and uses for which this product was not intended; altered product or serial numbers; cosmetic damage or exterior finish; accidents, abuse, neglect, fire, water, lightning or other acts of nature; use of
products, equipment, systems, utilities, services, parts, supplies, accessories, applications, installations, repairs,
external wiring or connectors not supplied and authorized by SAMSUNG, or which damage this product or result
in service problems; incorrect electrical line voltage, fluctuations and surges; customer adjustments and failure to
follow operating instructions, cleaning, maintenance and environmental instructions that are covered and prescribed in the instruction book; product removal or reinstallation; reception problems and distortion related to
noise, echo, interference or other signal transmission and delivery problems. SAMSUNG does not warrant uninterrupted or error-free operation of the product.
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NO WARRANTIES WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED
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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
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PRODUCT SOLD BY SAMSUNG AND CAUSING THE ALLEGED DAMAGE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE
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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.
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.
To obtain warranty hardware service, please contact SAMSUNG at:
SAMSUNG CUSTOMER CARE CENTER
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