Sangean DDR-22 Specifications

DDR-33+
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Rersion 1
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iPod and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards.
Apple is not responsible for the operation of the device or its
compliance with safety and regulatory standards.
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Contents
Controls ................................................................................. 3-6
Cancelling alarms ................................................................. 25
Using the radio for the first time ............................................. 7
Snooze function ..................................................................... 26
Operating your radio ............................................................... 8
Selecting a station - DAB ....................................................... 9
To set the snooze time ......................................................... 26
Sleep function ....................................................................... 27
Secondary services - DAB ................................................... 10
Setting the clock manually ............................................. 28-29
Display modes – DAB .................................................... 10-11
Finding new stations - DAB .................................................. 12
To return to auto clock set mode ......................................... 30
Manual tuning - DAB ............................................................ 13
Display backlight dimmer .................................................... 31
Signal strength display - DAB ............................................. 13
EQ function ............................................................................ 32
Dynamic Range Control (DRC) - DAB ............................... 14
Treble control ......................................................................... 33
Operating your radio - FM auto-tune .................................. 15
Bass control ........................................................................... 34
Manual tuning - FM ............................................................... 16
Mute function ......................................................................... 35
Setting FM auto(stereo) / mono ......................................... 16
Display modes - FM ............................................................. 17
Software version .................................................................... 36
Presetting stations ................................................................ 18
System reset .......................................................................... 37
Recalling a preset station .................................................... 19
Headphone socket ................................................................ 38
iPod docking .......................................................................... 20
Auxiliary input socket ........................................................... 38
Docking your iPod ................................................................ 20
Navigating your iPod ............................................................ 21
Line Out socket ...................................................................... 39
Playing a file on your iPod ................................................... 21
Specifications ........................................................................ 40
Search function ..................................................................... 21
Circuit features ...................................................................... 40
Clock display ......................................................................... 31
USB socket for software upgrade ........................................ 36
Cautions ................................................................................. 39
Setting the alarm times .................................................. 22-25
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Controls (front)
1. LCD display
2. Infra-red sensor
3. Loudspeakers (x 2)
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Controls (Top)
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4. Dock for iPod
5. Mode button
6. Tuning Up button
7. Play / Pause / Select button
8. Fast-forward button
9. Tuning Down button
10. Rewind button
11. Snooze button
12. Volume Up button
13. Volume Down button
14. On / Standby button
15. Preset button
16. Alarm button
17. Sleep button
18. Info button
19. Menu button
Note:
For the sake of clarity, the instructions for the use of the controls throughout this instruction manual show the buttons on the remote control.
The buttons on the radio as shown above can be used if you prefer.
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Controls (rear)
20. Telescopic aerial for DAB+ / FM
21. DC power in socket
22. Line Out socket
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23. Headphone socket
24. Auxiliary input socket
25. USB socket for software upgrade
Controls (remote control)
A. iPod button
B. On / Standby button
C. Volume Down button
D. Volume Up button
E. Preset button
F. Select button
G. Info button
H. EQ button
I. Snooze button
J. Fast-forward button
K. Alarm button
L. Sleep button
M. Tuning Down button
N. Light button
O. Play / Pause button
P. Rewind button
Q. Menu button
R. Tuning Up button
S. AUX in button
T. DAB button
U. Mute button
V. FM button
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Note:
For the sake of clarity, the instructions for the use of the
controls throughout this instruction manual show the buttons on the
remote control. The buttons on the radio can be used if you prefer.
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Using the radio for the first time
1. Place your radio on a flat surface.
2. Fully extend the telescopic aerial located on the rear of your radio.
Place the telescopic antenna so that it is as vertical as possible
extending either above or below the radio.
3. Insert the adaptor plug into the DC socket located on the rear of
your radio. Plug the adaptor into a standard mains outlet. The display
will show “SANGEAN” for a few seconds and then the display will
show “SET CLOCK”. During this time the radio is to find
a DAB clock radio stations. After a short time the current
time will appear on the display.
4. If no stations are found, “NO CLOCK” will be displayed. Please press
the On / Standby button to switch on your radio. It may be necessary
to relocate your radio to a position giving better reception.
You should then carry out a scan to find stations as described
on the subject as “Display modes – DAB”. Then please press the
On / Standby button again to switch off your radio. After a short time
the current time will appear on the display to replace “NO CLOCK”.
IMPORTANT:
The mains adaptor is used as the means of connecting the radio to the
mains supply. The mains socket used for the radio must remain
accessible during normal use. In order to disconnect the radio from the
mains completely, the mains adaptor should be removed from the mains
outlet completely.
Characters appearing on the LCD display indicate that the radio is
connected to and powered from the mains supply.
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Operating your radio
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on your radio. The display
will show “TUNING” for a few seconds.
When first switched on, the radio will be in DAB mode. After each
use the radio will remember the last mode used and then switch on
in that mode the next time that it is used.
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2. If the radio has been used before, the last used station will
be selected.
3. If this is the first time that the radio has been used, then the first
station in the list of stations found during scanning will be played.
The display will show the station name on the display.
4. If no signals are found then “OFF AIR” will be displayed and it may be
necessary to relocate your radio to a position giving better reception.
You should then carry out a scan to find stations as described
on the subject as “Display modes – DAB”.
Your radio has an indicator
on the display to indicate the
strength of the DAB radio signal being received.
Note:
When first switched on, the radio will set the volume to a moderately
high level, in case the broadcast is very quiet. After you have set the
volume using the Volume Up or Down buttons, the radio will remember
the setting that you have applied for the next time that it is used.
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Selecting a station - DAB
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on your radio. The display
will show “TUNING” for a few seconds.
2. Press the Mode button to select DAB mode. The display will show
the name of the radio station currently selected.
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to step through the list of
available stations.
4. When the desired station name appears on the display, press the
Select button to select the station. The display will show “TUNING”
while your radio finds the new station.
5. Adjust the Volume control to the required setting.
Note:
If after selecting a station the display shows “OFF AIR” it may be
necessary to relocate your radio to a position giving better reception.
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Secondary services - DAB
1. Certain radio stations have one or more secondary services
associated with them. If a station has a secondary service associated
with it then the secondary service will then appear immediately after
the primary service as you press the Tuning Up button.
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2. To tune to the secondary service, press and release the
Select button. Most secondary services do not broadcast continually
and if the selected service is not available, the radio will re-tune to
the associated primary service.
Display modes – DAB
Your radio has a range of display options when in DAB mode:1. Press the Info button to cycle through the various options.
a. Station name
Displays the station name being
listened to.
b. Scrolling text
(DLS / Radio Text)
Displays scrolling text (DLS / Radio Text)
messages such as artist/track name,
phone in number, etc.
c Programme type
Displays the type of station being listened
to e.g. Pop, Classic, News, etc.
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d. Multiplex Name
Displays the name of the DAB multiplex
to which the current station belongs.
e. Time
Displays the current time (24 hour clock).
f. Date
Displays the current date.
g. Frequency and channel Displays frequency and channel number
for the currently tuned DAB station.
h. Bit rate
Displays the digital audio bit rate for the
currently tuned DAB station.
i. Signal error
Displays the bit error rate for the currently
tuned DAB station.
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Finding new stations - DAB
From time to time, new DAB radio stations may become available.
Or you may have moved to a different part of the country. In this case
you may need to acitivate your radio to scan for new stations.
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In order that the radio may find the available stations it is recommended
to carry out a full scan of the entire DAB Band III frequencies.
In this case proceed as follows.
1. Press and release the Menu button the display shows “MANUAL”.
2. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons until the display shows
“FULLSCAN”.
3. Press and release the Select button. Your radio will perform a full
scan of the DAB frequencies. As new stations are found, the station
counter on the right-hand side of the display will increase and
stations will be added to the list.
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Manual tuning - DAB
Manual tuning allows you to tune your radio to a particular DAB
frequency in Band III. Any new stations found will be added to the
station list. This function can also be used to assist the positioning
the aerial or the radio to optimise reception for a specific channel
or frequency. Note that UK DAB stations are located in the range of
channels 11B to 12D.
1. Press and release the Menu button so that the display shows
“MANUAL”. Press and release the Select button to enter the manual
tuning mode.
2. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the desired
DAB channel. Press and release the Select button to tune to the
chosen frequency.
3. If a signal is present, this will be indicated on the signal
strength display. The minimum signal marker ( ) shows the
minimum signal strength needed for good DAB reception. The signal
indicator bars go up or down showing the changing signal strength as
you adjust the telescopic aerial or your radio position. Press and
release the Select button again to return to the normal DAB
tuning mode.
Signal strength display - DAB
1. Press and release the Select button to show the signal
strength display. The minimum signal marker ( ) shows the
minimum signal strength needed for good DAB reception. The signal
indicator bars increase or decrease showing the changing signal
strength as you adjust the telescopic aerial or your radio position.
2. Press and release the Select button to return to the normal
radio display.
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Dynamic Range Control (DRC) - DAB
The DRC facility can make quieter sounds easier to hear when your
radio is used in a noisy environment.
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There are three levels of compression:
DRC 0 No compression applied. (default)
DRC 1/2 Medium compression applied.
DRC 1 Maximum compression applied.
1. Press the Standby button to switch on your radio.
2. Press the Mode button to select the DAB band.
3. Press and release the Menu button until the display shows
“MANUAL.”
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons until “DRC VAL” appears on
the display. Then press the Select button. The display will show the
current DRC value.
5. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the required
DRC setting (default is 0) .
6. Press and release the Select button to confirm the setting.
The display will return to the normal radio display.
Note:
Not all DAB broadcasts are able to use the DRC function. If the
broadcast does not support DRC, then the DRC setting in the radio will
have no effect.
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Operating your radio - FM auto-tune
1. Fully extend the telescopic aerial located on the rear of your radio.
Place the telescopic antenna so a that it is as straight as possible
extending vertically either above or below the radio.
2. Press the On / Standby button to switch on your radio.
3. Press the Mode button to select the FM band.
4. Press and hold down Tuning Up button to increase the frequency
you want, once you release Tuning Up button, the frequency will stop
automatically when it finds a station of sufficient strength.
5. After a few seconds the display will update. The display will show the
frequency of the signal found. If the signal is strong enough and there
is RDS data present then the radio will display the station name.
6. To find other stations press and hold down the Tuning Up button,
and release Tuning Up button as before.
7. Press and hold down the Tuning Down button to decrease the
frequency you want, once you release Tuning Down button,
the frequency will stop automatically when it finds a station of
sufficient strength.
8. When the end of the waveband is reached your radio will
recommence tuning from the opposite end of the waveband.
9. Adjust the Volume to the required setting.
10. To switch off your radio press the On / Standby button.
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Manual tuning - FM
1. Fully extend the telescopic aerial located on the rear of your radio.
Place the telescopic antenna so a that it is as straight as possible
extending either above or below the radio.
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2. Press the On / Standby button to switch on your radio.
3. Press the Mode button to select the FM band.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button to tune to a station.
The frequency will change in steps of 50kHz. If the radio is tuned to a
station of sufficient signal strength with RDS information present,
then the display may change to show the station name.
5. When the waveband end is reached the radio will recommence tuning
from the opposite waveband end.
6. Set the Volume to the desired setting.
7. To switch off your radio press the On / Standby button.
Setting FM auto(stereo) / mono
1. If an FM station is received with a weak signal some hiss may
be audible. To reduce the hiss press and release the Select button
so that your radio will switch to mono mode.
2. To return to auto(stereo)mode press and release the Select button
so that your radio will switch to auto(stereo)mode.
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Display modes - FM
Your radio has a range of display options for FM mode:The Radio Data System (RDS) is a system in which inaudible digital
information is transmitted in addition to the normal FM radio programme.
RDS offers several useful features. The following are available on
your radio.
1. Press the Info button to cycle through the various modes.
a. Station name
Displays the name of the radio station being
listened to.
Displays scrolling text (DLS / Radio Text)
b. Scrolling text
(DLS / Radio Text) messages such as artist/track name,
phone in number, etc.
c. Programme type
Displays type of station being listened to e.g.
Pop, Classic, News, etc.
d. Time
Displays the current time
(24 hour clock format)
e. Date
Displays current date.
f. Frequency
Displays the frequency of the station being
listened to.
Note:
If no RDS information is available, the radio will be unable to display
the station name, scrolling text (DLS / Radio Text) and programme
type information.
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Presetting stations
You may store your preferred DAB and FM radio stations to the
preset station memories. There are 20 memory presets in your radio,
10 for DAB and 10 for FM. Presets are remembered by your radio in the
event of a power failure.
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The procedure for setting presets and using them to tune stations is the
same for FM and DAB modes, and is described below.
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio.
2. Press the Mode button to select the desired waveband.
3. Tune to the required station as previously described.
4. Press and release the Preset button. The display will show,
for example, “Empty 1” if no station has been stored to that preset.
5. Use the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the desired preset
station number under which you wish to store the station.
6. Press and hold down the Preset button until the display shows,
for example, “P1 SAVED”. The station will be stored under the
chosen preset. Repeat this procedure for the remaining presets.
7. Stations which are have been stored in preset memories may be
overwritten by following the above procedure.
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Recalling a preset station
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio.
2. Press the Mode button to select the desired waveband.
3. Press and release the Preset button. The display will show,
for example, “Empty 1” if no station has been stored to that preset.
If a preset has been stored, then the display will show either the
station name (for DAB stations) or the frequency (for FM stations).
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the desired
preset station.
5. Press the Preset button. Your radio will tune to the chosen preset
station stored in the preset memory.
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iPod docking
Your radio has an iPod dock facility which allows you to play
digital audio files and video soundtracks held on your iPod using the
radio’s loudspeakers.
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Your radio uses the iPod Universal Dock connector developed for use
with iPods. Recent models of iPod are supplied with Universal Dock
Adapter inserts which ensure correct alignment of the iPod with the
electrical connector. Should you require a Universal Dock Adapter
to use your iPod with your radio, then please contact an iPod
accessories supplier.
Important:
To avoid possible damage to your iPod, do not use your iPod with the
product without the correct adapter fitted to the radio.
Docking your iPod
1. Place the iPod Universal Dock Adapter into the iPod docking recess
so that it is securely seated.
2. Carefully place your iPod onto the Universal Dock connector.
3. Press the On / Standby button to switch on your radio.
4. To select the iPod mode press the Mode button until “IPOD” shows
on the display. If it was previously playing, your iPod will switch on
and continue playing from where it was previously stopped.
Note:
Your radio is able to recharge your iPod’s internal battery. Your iPod will
use its backlight settings as configured. If these need changing, use the
Settings menu on your iPod.
The DDR-33 plus sound system is able to recharge your iPod’s
internal battery. Recharging does not take place while your DDR-33 plus
is using DAB or FM radio. Your iPod will use its backlight settings
as configured. If these need changing, use the iPod’s Settings menu.
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Navigating your iPod
To navigate iPod menus to make selections or to change settings,
you should use your iPod controls. The radio controls can be used
for Previous / Next and Play / Pause functions.
1. Use the Menu button on the remote control to navigate to higher level
menus on your iPod.
2. Use the TUNING Up or Down buttons on the remote control as
required to move up and down a menu screen on your iPod.
3. Press the Select button to choose the highlighted on screen
menu item. If this item is a lower level menu item, you may then
navigate further using the TUNING Up or Down and Select buttons.
Playing a file on your iPod
1. When you have found the required item use the Play / Pause button
on the radio to start the iPod playing. If you have just docked
your iPod, you may need to press the button more than once to
ensure that the radio is communicating with your iPod.
2. Adjust the volume to the required setting using the Volume Up and
Down buttons on your radio.
3. To pause playback press the Play / Pause button. To resume
playback press the Play / Pause button again.
4. iPods do not have a Stop button (they use the Pause function).
To play an alternative selection, use the iPod menus to make the
selection using the Play / Pause button to stop playing the current
item if needed.
Search function
1. While the iPod is playing, press and hold the Fast-forward or Rewind
buttons to move through the current file or track. Release the button
when the desired point in the file or track is reached.
2. Press and release either the Fast-forward or Rewind buttons to start
playing the next or previous file or track.
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Setting the alarm times
Your DDR-33 plus radio has two alarms which can each be set to wake
you to DAB, FM radio, iPod or buzzer alarm. The alarms may be set
while the unit is in standby mode or while playing. Each alarm can be
set to sound once, daily, on weekdays or at weekends.
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If, when setting the alarm by FM / DAB / iPod source, the final volume
of listening radio is set at “10” or under, then the alarm volume will be
set to start at “10”. However, if when setting the alarm by FM / DAB /
iPod source, the final volume of listening radio is between “10”
and maximum, and then the alarm volume will be set to start in
accordance with the final volume of listening radio. Whatever setting
the alarm by buzzer, the alarm volume will be set to start at the
default value.
Note:
If no buttons are pressed for 5 seconds, your radio will exit the
alarm setup. Also the alarm will sound for 60 minutes.
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
2. Press and release the Alarm button. The display will show
“SET ALM”.
3. Press the Select button to enter the alarm setup. “Alarm 1” flashes.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the desired
alarm number, 1 or 2.
5. Press the Select button to enter the setting for the chosen alarm.
Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select ON or OFF. If OFF is
selected any current setting for that alarm will be cancelled.
6. Press the Select button to cause the alarm hour digits to flash on
the display.
7. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the desired
alarm hour.
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8. Press the Select button to enter the hour setting. The alarm minute
digits will flash on the display.
9. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the desired
alarm minute.
10. Press the Select button to enter the minutes setting. The alarm day
option will flash on the display.
11. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the desired
alarm day option:
‘Once’
- Will sound at one time only
‘Daily’
- Will sound everyday
‘Weekdays’
- Will sound only on weekdays
‘Weekends’
- Will sound only on weekends
If setting the alarm to ‘Once’ mode, continue with step 12 below.
Otherwise skip to step 18 on the following page.
12. Press the Select button to enter the setting. The alarm year will
flash on the display.
13. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the alarm year.
14. Press the Select button to enter the alarm year setting. The alarm
month will flash on the display.
15. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the alarm month.
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16. Press the Select button to enter the alarm month setting. The alarm
day will flash on the display.
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17. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the alarm day.
18. Press the Select button to enter the setting. The alarm source
option will flash on the display.
19. Repeatedly press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the
desired alarm source (DAB, FM, BUZ, iPod).
20. Press the Select button to confirm the alarm settings and return to
normal radio mode.
Radio, iPod and Buzzer alarms are indicated in the display by the
symbol and the corresponding alarm number.
When your radio is set to wake by the radio alarm, your radio will switch
to the last used DAB or FM radio station.
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Setting the alarm times - (continued)
In addition to the above procedure of setting the alarm times, you can
also operate following the steps below.
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio.
2. To set the alarm times, press the Menu button to enter the
setup menu. “MANUAL” will appear on the display.
(“MANUAL” won’t appear on the display if you put the radio into
FM mode.)
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “CLOCK” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “SET ALM” appears on
the display.
5. Press and release the Select button to enter the procedure for
setting the alarm times as shown on the subject as “Setting the
alarm times”.
Important:
If using your iPod as the source for the alarm, then be sure to dock
your iPod, otherwise the source for the alarm will change to
buzzer automatically. Besides, if using your DAB as the source for
the alarm, and your DAB has no signal, the source for the alarm will
also change to buzzer automatically. After docking, briefly switch on
the radio using the On / Standby button and then select iPod mode
using the Mode button. Next, press the Play / Pause button two or
three times to ensure that the radio and your iPod are communicating
correctly. Failure to verify this may result in the alarm not being audible
if the radio is unable to activate your iPod when needed. When ready,
put the radio back into standby mode using the On / Standby button.
Cancelling alarms
1. While an alarm is sounding it can be cancelled by pressing the
On / Standby button.
2. To cancel an alarm at any other time, enter the alarm setup menu and
set the alarm On/Off option to “Off”. See steps 1 - 5 on the subject
as “Setting the alarm times”.
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Snooze function
1. When the radio, iPod or buzzer alarm sounds, pressing the Snooze
button will silence the alarm for the selected number of minutes.
The Snooze duration can be adjusted between 5 and 20 minutes in
5 minute increments. The default setting is 5 minutes.
When the Snooze button has been pressed during an alarm,
the display will show the Snooze symbol
.This sequence can be
repeated during the 60 minutes alarm period.
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2. To cancel the Snooze function, press the On / Standby button.
To set the snooze time
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
2. To set the snooze to the desired snooze time, press the Alarm button
to enter the menu setup. “SET ALM” will appear on the display.
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “SNOOZE” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button. “SNOOZE05” will
be displayed.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to choose the desired snooze
setting from between 5, 10, 15 and 20 minutes.
5. Press the Select button to enter the desired snooze duration.
The radio will exit the menu options and return to the normal
radio display.
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Sleep function
Your radio can be set to turn off after a preset time has elapsed.
The sleep setting can be adjusted between 5 and 90 minutes in
5 minute increments. Ensure your radio is switched On.
1. When using your radio, press the Sleep button. “SLEEP” appears on
the display.
2. Repeatedly press the Sleep button to select desired sleep time.
The sleep setting will increase in 5 minute increments from 5 minutes
up to 90 minutes. A further press will cause the sleep timer to be set
to OFF which will cancel the sleep function.
3. The display will show the sleep timer setting then exit the
sleep options. The sleep symbol
will show on the display.
4. Your radio will switch off after the preset sleep time has elapsed.
5. To cancel the sleep timer and switch off your radio before the chosen
sleep time has elapsed, press the On / Standby button.
To cancel the sleep timer without switching off your radio,
repeatedly press the Sleep button until “OFF” is displayed.
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Setting the clock manually
Normally your radio will set its clock automatically using the DAB
radio signal. If no DAB signal is available and you need to set the
time manually, please follow the procedure shown below.
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1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
2. To set the clock time, press the Menu button to enter the
setup menu. “MANUAL” will appear on the display.
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “CLOCK” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “MANU CLK” appears on
the display.
5. Press and release the Select button to enter the manual
setting procedure. The hour digits will then flash on the display.
6. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to set the desired hour.
7. Press and release the Select button to enter the hour setting.
8. The minute digits will then flash on the display. Press the Tuning Up
or Down buttons to set the desired minute.
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9. Press the Select button to enter the minutes setting. The year will
then flash on the display.
10. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to change the year as needed.
11. Press the Select button to enter the year setting. The month will
then flash on the display.
12. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the current month.
13. Press the Select button to enter the month setting. The day of the
month will then flash on the display.
14. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons to select the current day.
15. Press the Select button to confirm the time setting and then
the radio will return to normal radio operation with the time
setting displayed.
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To return to auto clock set mode
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB mode.
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2. Press and release the Menu button to enter the setup menu.
“MANUAL” will appear on the display.
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “CLOCK” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “AUTO CLK” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
5. The radio will immediately set its time according to the information
received with the DAB broadcast or in FM mode with RDS stations.
The radio will return to normal radio operation with the time
currently displayed.
Note:
If you select “AUTO CLK” the current time received will be displayed.
If no DAB signal is found, “NO CLOCK” will be displayed.
You should then either position the radio or its aerial so that a signal
can be received, or revert to manual clock mode (see the subject as
“Setting the clock manually”).
If your radio is switched on and in FM mode with RDS stations,
you can follow the above procedure of auto clock except the 2nd step.
(“MANUAL” won’t appear on the display if you put the radio into
FM mode.)
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Clock display
1. When your radio is in standby mode the time will be displayed.
The time is always shown using a 24 hour clock format.
2. If you don’t touch any of the keys on radio for 10 seconds while in
FM / DAB / iPod mode, the time will be displayed automatically,
except AUX in mode.
Display backlight dimmer
1. In order to adapt the intensity of the display to suit the ambient
room lighting, press the Light button on the remote control of your
radio to select the dimmer brightness from Off, Low, Mid or
High settings.
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EQ function
The sound on your sound system can be adjusted to suit your personal
taste for the material that you are listening to. The DDR-33 plus has six
preset equalizer modes. Alternatively, you may set the treble and bass
levels to your own preferences.
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1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
2. Press and release the Menu button to enter the setup menu.
“MANUAL” will appear on the display. (“MANUAL” won’t appear on
the display if you put the radio into FM mode.)
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “EQ” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button to cycle through the eight preset
modes below until the desired mode is displayed.
5. Press and release the Select button.
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
f.
g.
h.
Flat - no tone modification is applied
Jazz
Rock
Classic
Pop
News
Treble - tone setting may be adjusted
Bass - tone setting may be adjusted
Note:
By using the EQ button on the remote control, you can omit the above
1 - 3 steps and only follow 4th and 5th steps for the EQ function.
You must use the EQ button on the remote control when your radio is in
iPod or Aux in mode.
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Treble control
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
2. Press and release the Menu button to enter the setup menu.
“MANUAL” will appear on the display.(”MANUAL” won’t appear on
the display if you put the radio into FM mode.)
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “EQ” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “TREB 0” appears on
the display.
5. To adjust the treble setting press and release the Fast-forward button
or Rewind buttons until the desired level is displayed. Press and
release the Select button.
Note:
By using the EQ button on the remote control, you can omit the above
1 - 3 steps and only follow 4th and 5th steps for the treble control.
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Bass control
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
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2. Press and release the Menu button to enter the setup menu.
“MANUAL” will appear on the display.(”MANUAL” won’t appear on
the display if you put the radio into FM mode.)
3. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “EQ” appears on
the display. Press and release the Select button.
4. Press the Tuning Up or Down button until “BASS 0” appears on
the display.
5. To adjust the bass setting press and release the Fast-forward button
or Rewind buttons until the desired level is displayed. Press and
release the Select button, and then your radio will return to the
normal radio display mode.
To quickly cancel the effect of the treble or bass settings press
the Equalizer button until “Flat” appears on the upper line of the
text display. The treble and bass settings will be remembered for
the next time that you wish to adjust them.
Note:
By using the EQ button on the remote control, you can omit the above
1 - 3 steps and only follow 4th and 5th steps for the bass control.
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Mute function
Press the Mute button on the remote control of your radio, it will mute
the output from the loudspeakers.
1. Press the Mute button to mute the sound output. The speaker volume
symbol on the display will disappear.
2. Press the Mute button again or one of the Volume buttons to un-mute
the sound output.
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Software version
The software display cannot be altered and is just for your reference.
Ensure your radio is switched on and in DAB or FM mode.
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1. Press and release the Menu button.
2. Press the Tuning Up or Down buttons until the display shows your
radios software information.
3. After a few seconds your radio will return to the normal radio
display mode.
Note:
The current software version displayed is the latest but will be updated
when you upgrade the software by USB socket in the future.
USB socket for software upgrade
Software updates for your radio may be availabe in the future.
As software updates become available software and information
on how to update your radio can be found at
http://sg.sangean.com.tw/first/first.asp;
http://www.sangean.eu/first/first.asp,
or www.sangean.com.au.
For more information, please contact our Head Office by sending an
email to info@sangean.com.
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System reset
If your radio fails to operate correctly, or some digits on the display
are missing or incomplete carry out the following procedure.
1. Press the On / Standby button to switch on the radio. If necessary
press and release the Mode button to put the radio into DAB or
FM mode.
2. Press and release the Menu button.
3. Press and release the Tuning Up or Down button until “FACTORY”
appears on the display. Press and release the Select button so that
the display shows “RESET” and then press the Select button again.
4. A full reset will be performed. The station list and presets will
be erased. Alarms will be cancelled and snooze and sleep timer
settings will be set to their default values. The display will show
“SANGEAN” and after a few seconds a station scan search will be
performed automatically. The display will show the progress of the
DAB station search, for example “>>>>18”. The number on the right
of the display is the number of stations that have been found.
In case of malfunction due to electrostatic discharge, reset the product
as above to resume normal operation. If you are not able to perform the
reset operation as above, removal and reconnection of the power supply
may be required.
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Headphone socket
A 3.5mm stereo Headphone Socket located on the rear of your radio is
provided for use with either headphones or an earpiece. Inserting a plug
automatically mutes the internal loudspeaker.
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IMPORTANT:
Excessive sound pressure from earphones and headphones can cause
hearing loss.
Auxiliary Input socket
A 3.5mm stereo Auxiliary Input socket is provided on the rear of your
radio to permit an audio signal to be fed into the unit from an external
audio device such as MP3 or CD player.
1. Connect a stereo or mono audio source (for example, MP3 or
CD player) to the Auxiliary Input socket.
2. Press the Mode button until “AUX IN” is selected on the display.
3. Adjust the Volume control on your MP3 or CD player to ensure an
adequate signal and then adjust the volume on the radio for
comfortable listening.
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Line Out socket
A 3.5mm stereo Line Out socket is provided on the rear of your sound
system to permit the audio signal to be fed to an external amplifier or
other audio device.
Inserting an audio cable into this socket will not mute the internal
loudspeaker. Set the volume control to a low level if desired
(minimum level = 1). Setting the volume to MIN may cause the line
output to be muted.
Cautions
Do not allow this radio to be exposed to water, steam or sand. Do not
leave your radio where excessive heat could cause damage such as in a
parked car where the heat from the sun can build up even though the
outside temperature may not seem too high.
Your radio should not be exposed to dripping or splashing and
that no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed
on the radio.
It is recommended to operate the product such that there is a
minimum distance (10cm recommended) to adjacent objects in
order to ensure good ventilation.
The ventilation of the product should not be restricted by covering it
or its ventilation openings with items such as newspapers,
tablecloths, curtains etc.
No naked flame sources such as lighted candles should be placed on
the product.
It is recommended to avoid using or storing the product at extremes
of temperature. Avoid leaving the unit in cars, on window sills,
in direct sunlight etc.
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Specifications
Circuit Features
Power Requirements
Mains: AC 100 - 240 volts, 50 Hz - 60 Hz
Frequency Coverage
FM
87.5 - 108MHz
DAB 174.928 - 239.200MHz
Output Power: 2 x 2.5 Watt
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only (switching adaptor)
Headphone socket: 3.5mm dia
Auxiliary Input socket: 3.5mm dia
Line out socket: 3.5mm dia
Aerial System
FM Telescopic aerial
DAB+ Telescopic aerial
The Company reserves the right to amend the specification without notice.
If at any time in the future you should need to dispose of this product please note that: Waste electrical products should not
be disposed of with household waste. Please recycle where facilities exist. Check with your Local Authority or retailer for
recycling advice. (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive)
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