4-150-697-42(1)
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do
not expose this apparatus to rain or
moisture.
To reduce the risk of fire, do not cover the
ventilation of the apparatus with newspapers,
tablecloths, curtains, etc. And do not place lighted
candles on the apparatus.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not
expose this apparatus to dripping or splashing,
and do not place objects filled with liquids, such
as vases, on the apparatus.
Personal Audio
Docking System
Operating Instructions
Do not install the appliance in a confined space,
such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet.
Do not expose the batteries (battery pack or
batteries installed) to excessive heat such as
sunshine, fire or the like for a long time.
As the main plug is used to disconnect the unit
from the mains, connect the unit to an easily
accessible AC outlet. Should you notice an
abnormality in the unit, disconnect the main plug
from the AC outlet immediately.
The unit is not disconnected from the AC power
source (mains) as long as it is connected to the
wall outlet, even if the unit itself has been turned
off.
The nameplate and important information
concerning safety are located on the bottom
exterior.
CAUTION
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly
replaced. Replace only with the same type.
Notice for customers: the following
information is only applicable to equipment
sold in countries applying EU directives
The manufacturer of this product is Sony
Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan Minato-ku Tokyo,
108-0075 Japan. The Authorized Representative
for EMC and product safety is Sony Deutschland
GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61, 70327 Stuttgart,
Germany. For any service or guarantee matters
please refer to the addresses given in separate
service or guarantee documents.
ICF-DS11iP
©2010 Sony Corporation
Printed in China
Disposal of waste batteries
(applicable in the European
Union and other European
countries with separate
collection systems)
WARNING
Precautions
Operate the unit on the power source specified
in “Specifications.”
Since a strong magnet is used for the speaker,
keep personal credit cards using magnetic coding
or spring-wound watches away from the unit to
prevent possible damage from the magnet.
Do not leave the unit in a location near a heat
source such as a radiator or airduct, or in a
place subject to direct sunlight, excessive dust,
mechanical vibration, or shock.
Allow adequate air circulation to prevent internal
heat build-up. Do not place the unit on a surface
(a rug, a blanket, etc.) or near materials (a
curtain) which might block the ventilation holes.
Should any solid object or liquid fall into the unit,
unplug the unit and have it checked by qualified
personnel before operating it any further.
To clean the casing, use a soft cloth dampened
with a mild detergent solution.
Never touch the wire of the external FM aerial
during a thunderstorm. Furthermore,
immediately disconnect the AC power cord
from the radio.
NOTES ON LITHIUM BATTERY
Wipe the battery with a dry cloth to assure a
good contact.
Be sure to observe the correct polarity when
installing the battery.
Do not hold the battery with metallic tweezers,
otherwise a short-circuit may occur.
Disposal of Old Electrical &
Electronic Equipment (Applicable
in the European Union and other
European countries with separate
collection systems)
This symbol on the product or on its packaging
indicates that this product shall not be treated as
household waste. Instead it shall be handed over
to the applicable collection point for the recycling
of electrical and electronic equipment. By
ensuring this product is disposed of correctly, you
will help prevent potential negative consequences
for the environment and human health, which
could otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste
handling of this product. The recycling of
materials will help to conserve natural resources.
For more detailed information about recycling of
this product, please contact your local Civic
Office, your household waste disposal service or
the shop where you purchased the product.
Applicable accessory: Remote Commander.
This symbol on the battery or on the packaging
indicates that the battery provided with this
product shall not be treated as household waste.
On certain batteries this symbol might be used in
combination with a chemical symbol. The
chemical symbols for mercury (Hg) or lead (Pb)
are added if the battery contains more than
0.0005% mercury or 0.004% lead.
By ensuring these batteries are disposed of
correctly, you will help prevent potentially
negative consequences for the environment and
human health which could otherwise be caused
by inappropriate waste handling of the battery.
The recycling of the materials will help to
conserve natural resources.
In case of products that for safety, performance or
data integrity reasons require a permanent
connection with an incorporated battery, this
battery should be replaced by qualified service
staff only.
To ensure that the battery will be treated properly,
hand over the product at end-of-life to the
applicable collection point for the recycling of
electrical and electronic equipment.
For all other batteries, please view the section on
how to remove the battery from the product
safely. Hand the battery over to the applicable
collection point for the recycling of waste
batteries.
For more detailed information about recycling of
this product or battery, please contact your local
Civic Office, your household waste disposal
service or the shop where you purchased the
product.
If you have any questions or problems concerning
your unit, please consult your nearest Sony dealer.
Compatible iPod/iPhone
models
Compatible iPod/iPhone models are as follows.
Update your iPod/iPhone to use the latest
software before you use it.
Connecting the aerial
iPod touch
3rd generation
iPod touch
2nd generation
iPod touch
1st generation
iPod nano
5th generation
(video camera)
iPod nano
4th generation
(video)
iPod nano
2nd generation
(aluminum)
iPod nano
1st generation
iPod nano
3rd generation
(video)
iPod
5th generation
(video)
Time display
24-hour system
Section for iPod
DC out: 5V
MAX: 500mA
Radio section
Frequency range
Band
Frequency
Channel
step
FM
87.5 MHz – 108 MHz
0.05 MHz
AM
531 kHz – 1 602 kHz
9 kHz
General
Speaker
Approx. 5.7 cm (2 1/4 inches) dia. 6 Ω
Input
AUDIO IN jack (ø 3.5 mm stereo minijack)
Power output
3.5 W + 3.5 W (at 10% harmonic distortion)
Power requirements
230 V AC, 50 Hz
For clock back up: 3V DC, CR2032 battery (1)
Dimensions
Approx. 290.5 mm × 152.0 mm × 139.5 mm (w/h/d)
(11 3/8 inches × 5 15/16 inches × 5 1/2 inches)
including projecting parts and controls
Mass
Approx. 2.0 kg (4 lb 7 oz) including power supply
unit
Supplied accessories
Remote commander (1)
AM loop aerial (1)
Audio connecting cable (1)
Universal Dock Adapter for iPhone (1)
Universal Dock Adapter for iPhone 3G & iPhone
3GS (1)
Universal Dock Adapter for iPhone 4 (1)
Design and specifications are subject to change
without notice.
1 Remove only the loop part from the
plastic stand.
2 Set up the AM loop aerial.
iPod
4th generation
(color display)
iPod
4th generation
3 Insert the AM aerial terminal into the
About the backup
battery
To keep accurate time, this unit contains a
CR2032 battery as a backup power source.
The battery keeps the clock and the alarm
operating in the event of a power interruption.
Note for customers in Europe
The clock is preset at the factory, and its memory
is powered by the preinstalled Sony CR2032
battery. If the “0:00” appears in the display when
the unit is connected to AC outlet for the first
time, the battery may be weak. In this case,
consult a Sony dealer. The preinstalled CR2032
battery is considered part of the product, and is
covered by the warranty.
You are required to show “Note for customers in
Europe” (in this instruction) to a Sony dealer in
order to validate the warranty for this product.
When the battery becomes weak, “” appears in
the display.
If a power interruption occurs while the battery is
weak, the current time and alarm will be erased.
Replace the battery with a Sony CR2032 lithium
battery. Use of another battery may cause a fire or
explosion.
To replace the battery
iPod classic
1 Keep the AC plug connected to the AC
To remove the AM loop aerial
iPod mini
iPhone 4
Notes
Do not attempt to charge the battery.
If you are not going to use the remote
commander for a long time, remove the battery
to avoid any damage that may be caused by
leakage and corrosion.
To know when to replace the
battery
AM ANTENNA jack on the rear of the
unit.
iPhone 3G
Specifications
To connect the AM loop
aerial
The shape and the length of the aerial is designed
to receive AM signals. Do not dismantle or roll up
the aerial.
Features
Compatible with iPod/iPhone
Wake or Sleep to iPod/Radio/Buzzer
Easy to set A-B alarm
2-5-7day alarm
LCD Brightness control
MEGA BASS
MEGA Xpand
Wireless Remote Commander
When Daylight Saving Time (summer time)
begins, the clock does not employ the
Daylight Saving Time automatically.
Make sure the clock is set correctly.
Press and hold CLOCK and SNOOZE/DATE/
SLEEP OFF simultaneously for at least
2 seconds to activate the Automatic DST
function.
iPhone 3GS
Pull the AM aerial terminal while pushing up the
terminal clamp.
iPhone
Notes
In these Operating Instructions, “iPod” is used
as a general reference to functions of iPod on an
iPod or iPhone, unless otherwise specified by
the text or illustrations.
The connector of the unit is for sole use with an
iPod. If you use devices that do not match with
the connector, connect to the AUDIO IN jack of
this unit with the supplied audio connecting
cable.
Sony cannot accept responsibility in the event
that data recorded to an iPod is lost or damaged
when using an iPod connected to this unit.
Troubleshooting
Should any problem persist after you have made
the following checks, consult your nearest Sony
dealer.
The clock flashes “0:00” due to a power
interruption.
The battery is low. Replace the battery. Remove
the old battery and install a new one.
The alarm of radio, iPod or buzzer does not
sound at the preset alarm time.
Check that alarm “A” or alarm “B” is properly
displayed.
The alarm of radio or iPod is activated but no
sound comes on at the preset alarm time.
Check the alarm volume setting.
Adjusting the AM loop aerial
Find a place and an orientation that provide good
reception.
Do not place the AM loop aerial near the unit
or other AV equipment, as noise may result.
Tip
Adjust the direction of the AM loop aerial for best
AM broadcast sound.
The iPod cannot be charged.
Make sure the iPod is securely connected.
Note
When you replace the battery, do not disconnect
the plug from the AC outlet. Otherwise, the
calendar, current time, alarm and station presets
will be erased.

Preparing the remote
commander
Before using the remote commander for the first
time, remove the insulation film.

With normal use, the battery (CR2025) should
last for about six months. When the remote
commander no longer operates the unit, replace
the battery with a new one.


CR2025
Reset button
CR2032
To know when to replace the
battery
There is no sound from the iPod.
Make sure the iPod is securely connected.
Adjust the VOLUME.
The iPod cannot be operated with this unit.
Make sure the iPod is securely connected.
outlet, remove the screw that secures the
battery compartment lid at the bottom of
the unit using a screwdriver, and open
the lid (see Fig. ).
2 Insert a new battery in the battery
compartment with the  side facing up
(see Fig. ).
3 Close the battery compartment lid and
secure it with the screw (see Fig. ).
4 Press iPod & iPhone , RADIO
BAND, AUDIO IN or SNOOZE/DATE/
SLEEP OFF to turn “” off in the
display.
If the time in the display is
incorrect after the battery is
changed (Reset)
Press the reset button with a pointed device. The
reset button is in the small hole located in the
battery compartment (see Fig. ).
STATION
SELECT
To activate Automatic DST/Summer Time
adjustment again, press and hold CLOCK and
SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF at the same time
at least 2 seconds.
“ ” and “On” appear in the display to show that
Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment has
been activated. The display returns to the clock.
PRESET
2 Press and hold the desired STATION
SELECT PRESET 1 to 5 buttons until
the preset number display changes from
flashing to fully lit.
Example: T
o preset FM 89.8 MHz onto the
preset 1 button.
Setting the clock manually
1 Plug in the unit.
2 Press and hold CLOCK until the year
flashes in the display.
3 Press TIME SET + or – repeatedly to set
the year.

4 Press CLOCK.
5 Repeat steps 3 and 4 to set the month,
FM wire aerial
AC power cord
day, hour and minute, and then press
CLOCK.
The seconds start incrementing from zero.
Notes
If you do not press any button for about
1 minute while setting the clock, the clock
setting will be canceled.
A calendar is installed in this unit. When the
date is set, the day of the week is automatically
displayed.
MON = Monday, TUE = Tuesday,
WED = Wednesday, THU = Thursday,
FRI = Friday, SAT = Saturday, SUN = Sunday
To display the year and date
The STATION SELECT
tactile dot.
PRESET 3, VOLUME + and iPod & iPhone  buttons have a
Press SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF (SNOOZE on
the remote) once for the date, and press it again
for the year.
After a few seconds, the display will change back
to the current time automatically.
Setting the brightness
of the display
Three levels of brightness are available by pres­­­sing
BRIGHTNESS.
Even if you set the level of brightness to Low, it
will be changed to Middle, while alarm is
occurring.
Operating the radio
–Manual tuning
The  and VOL + buttons have a tactile dot.
Setting the clock for
the first time
This unit is preset to the current date and time at
the factory, and is powered by the backup battery.
All you need to do the first time is just plug it in
and select your time zone.
1 Plug in the unit.
The current CET (Central European Time)
appears in the display.
2 Press and hold TIME ZONE for at least
2 seconds.
Area number “1” flashes in the display.
3 Press TIME SET + or – repeatedly to
select the number as follows:
Area number
Time zone
1 (default
setting)
Central European Time/
Central European
Summer Time
2
Eastern European Time/
Eastern European
Summer Time
0
Western European Time/
Western European
Summer Time
4 Press TIME ZONE to set.
Note
Though the clock is correctly set at the factory,
discrepancies may arise during transport or
storage. If necessary, set the clock to the correct
time by referring to “Setting the clock manually.”
When Daylight Saving Time
(summer time) begins
This model automatically adjusts for Daylight
Saving Time (summer time).
“ ” is displayed from the beginning of Daylight
Saving Time (summer time) and disappears at the
end of Daylight Saving Time (summer time)
automatically.
Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment is
based on GMT (Greenwich Mean Time).
1 Press RADIO BAND to turn on the radio.
2 Press RADIO BAND repeatedly to select
the desired band.
Each press changes the band as follows:
FM1
AM
FM2
FM1 and FM2 are the same frequency bands.
3 Press TUNING + or – (TUNE + or – on
Area number 0:
Daylight Saving Time (summer time) begins at:
1:00 AM on the final Sunday of March.
Standard time begins at: 2:00 AM on the final
Sunday of October.
Area number 1:
Daylight Saving Time (summer time) begins at:
2:00 AM on the final Sunday of March.
Standard time begins at: 3:00 AM on the final
Sunday of October.
Area number 2:
Daylight Saving Time (summer time) begins at:
3:00 AM on the final Sunday of March.
Standard time begins at: 4:00 AM on the final
Sunday of October.
the remote) to tune into the desired
station.
4 Adjust volume using VOLUME + or –
(VOL + or – on the remote).
To cancel Automatic DST/Summer Time
adjustment during the Daylight Saving
Time (summer time) period
and select the AM or FM band.
2 Press and hold TUNING + or – (TUNE +
or – on the remote).
The Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment
can be canceled.
Press and hold CLOCK and SNOOZE/DATE/
SLEEP OFF at the same time at least 2 seconds
while the clock is displayed.
“ ” and “OFF” appear in the display to show that
Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment has
been canceled. The display returns to the clock.
Notes
Changes to Automatic DST/Summer Time
adjustment by the unit (see above) are subject
to circumstances and laws in each country/
region. Should this interfere with desired
adjustment, cancel the Automatic DST/Summer
Time adjustment and set the DST display
manually as necessary. Customers living in a
country/region that does not use Daylight
Saving Time (summer time) must cancel
Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment
before using the unit.
To turn off the radio, press OFF.
Note
The FM frequency display is accurate to within
0.1 MHz. For example, frequency 88.00 and 88.05
MHz will be displayed as “88.0 MHz.”
Tuning in to a station
The unit automatically scans AM or FM stations.
1 Follow steps 1 to 2 in “Manual tuning”
+ : scans upward through the frequency bands.
– : scans downwards through the frequency
bands.
Scanning starts from the currently-tuned
frequency. When a station is received,
scanning stops.
3 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or –
(VOL + or – on the remote).
–Preset tuning
You can preset up to 10 stations in FM (5 stations
in FM1, 5 stations in FM2), and 5 stations in AM.
Presetting a station
1 Follow steps 1 to 4 in “Manual tuning”
and manually tune into the station you
wish to preset.
After a while, the display will return to the
current time.
To preset another station, repeat these steps.
To change the preset station, tune into the
desired station and hold down the STATION
SELECT PRESET 1 to 5 button. The new
station will replace the previous station on the
preset button.
On copyrights
Universal Dock Adapter



Notes
When inserting an iPod into the unit, be sure to
use the universal dock adapter supplied with your
iPod or commercially available from Apple Inc.
The connector of the unit is exclusively for use
with an iPod. If you use a device that does not
match the connector, connect it to the AUDIO
IN jack of this unit with the supplied audio
connecting cable.
Sony cannot accept responsibility in the event
that data recorded on an iPod is lost or damaged
when using an iPod connected to this unit.
For details of environmental conditions for
operating your iPod, check the website of Apple
Inc.
1 Attach the adapter for your iPod/iPhone.
2 Insert your iPod/iPhone into the
connector of the unit.
3 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or –
(VOL + or – on the remote).
–Auto preset tuning
1 Follow steps 1 to 2 in “Manual tuning”
and select the AM or FM band.
2 Press and hold RADIO BAND until “AP”
flashes in the display.
3 Press DISPLAY/MEMORY.
The unit automatically presets the available
channels in order.
Tip
To stop auto preset tuning, press OFF/ALARM
RESET.
To display the preset number and
frequency of the current station
Press DISPLAY/MEMORY once for the preset
number, and press it again for the frequency.
If you press DISPLAY/MEMORY once only, the
display shows the preset number for about
2 seconds, then changes to the frequency.
After a few moments, the display returns to the
current time.
Improving the reception
FM: E
xtend the FM wire aerial fully to increase
reception sensitivity.
AM: Connect the supplied AM loop aerial to the
unit. Rotate the aerial horizontally for
optimum reception.
Notes on radio reception
Keep digital music players or mobile phones
away from the AM loop aerial or the FM aerial,
as this may lead to reception interference.
When you are listening to the radio with an
iPhone connected to the unit, interference with
radio reception may occur.
When you are listening to the radio while
charging an iPod, interference with radio
reception may occur.
Tip
If the FM broadcast is noisy, press MODE until
“MONO” appears in the display, the radio will
play in monaural and the sound will become
clearer.
Operating an iPod
You can enjoy audio from iPod by connecting to
this unit. To use an iPod, refer to the user’s guide
of your iPod.
If you are using an iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone
3GS or iPhone 4, attach the supplied universal
dock adapter for iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS
or iPhone 4 before connecting.
The adapter number, ,  or , is shown on
the underside of the supplied universal dock
adapters.  is for the iPhone,  is for the iPhone
3G & iPhone 3GS and  is for the iPhone 4.
Check the adapter number before use.
Setting the alarm
This unit is equipped with 3 alarm modes—iPod,
radio and buzzer. Before setting the alarm, make
sure to set the clock (see “Setting the clock for the
first time”).
To set the alarm
1 Press and hold ALARM SET A or B.
“WAKE UP” appears and the hour flashes in
the display.
2 Press TIME SET + or – repeatedly until
the desired hour appears.
To cycle the hour rapidly, press and hold TIME
SET + or –.
Tuning in to a preset station
1 Follow steps 1 to 2 in “Manual tuning”
and select the AM or FM band.
2 Press one of the STATION SELECT
PRESET buttons where the desired
station is stored.
The preset station can also be selected by
PRESET + or – on the remote.
iPhone, iPod, iPod classic, iPod nano, and iPod
touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in
the U.S. and other countries.
“Made for iPod,” and “Made for iPhone” mean
that an electronic accessory has been designed to
connect specifically to iPod or iPhone,
respectively, 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. Please note that the use of
this accessory with iPod or iPhone may affect
wireless performance.
3 Press ALARM SET A or B.
The minute flashes.
4 Repeat step 2 to set the minute.
5 Press ALARM SET A or B.
The days of the week flash.
6 Repeat step 2 to set the days of the week.
3 Press iPod & iPhone .
The iPod begins to play automatically.
You can operate the connected iPod by this
unit or the buttons on iPod.
4 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or –
(VOL + or – on the remote).
To
Turn off the iPod
Pause playback
Press
OFF, or press and
hold iPod &
iPhone 
iPod & iPhone

To resume play,
press it again.
Go to the next track
 (forward)
Go back to the previous
track
Locate a point while
listening to the sound
 (backward)*
Locate a point while
observing the display
Go back to the previous
menu
Select a menu item or a
track for playback
Execute the selected menu
or begin playback
Change to the shuffle mode
 (forward) or
 (backward)
while playing and
hold it until you
find the point.
 (forward) or
 (backward)
in pause and hold
it until you find
the point.
MENU**
 (up)/ (down)**
ENTER**
MODE
* During playback, this operation goes back to
the beginning of the current track. To go back
to the previous track, press twice.
**These operations are available only when using
the supplied remote commander.
Notes
When placing or removing the iPod, hold the
iPod at the same angle as that of the connector
on this unit, and do not twist or bend the iPod
as connector damage may result.
Do not carry the unit with an iPod set on the
connector. Doing so may cause a malfunction.
When placing or removing the iPod, hold the
Docking Tray securely with one hand and take
care not to press the controls of the iPod by
mistake.
Before disconnecting the iPod, pause playback.
To use the unit as a battery charger
You can use the unit as a battery charger.
Charging begins when the iPod is connected to
the unit.
Charging status appears in the display on iPod.
For details, see the user’s guide of your iPod.
You can select the days from the following
three options:
Every day: MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
SUN
Week day: MON TUE WED THU FRI
Week end: SAT SUN
7 Press ALARM SET A or B.
The alarm mode setting is entered.
8 Press TIME SET + or – repeatedly until
the desired alarm mode flashes.
You can choose one of 5 settings: “iPod”,
“FM1”, “FM2”, “AM” or “BUZZER.” Set the
alarm mode as follows:
– iPod: see “ Setting the iPod alarm.”
– FM1, FM2 or AM: see “ Setting the radio
alarm.”
– BUZZER: see “ Setting the buzzer alarm.”
 Setting the alarm of iPod
1 Perform steps 1 to 8 in “To set the alarm.”
2 Press ALARM SET A or B to select
alarm mode for “iPod.”
“VOLUME” appears in the display.
3 Press TIME SET + or – to adjust the
volume.
4 Press ALARM SET A or B.
The setting is entered.
5 If “A” or “B” does not appear in the
display, press ALARM SET A or B
again.
The iPod will sound at the set time.
When using an iPod touch/iPhone
To wake up to music stored in an iPod touch/
iPhone, connect the iPod touch/iPhone to the
unit first, follow the steps above to set alarm
time, and then select the music function.
Even if the alarm setting of iPod is complete, if
you turn the iPod touch/iPhone power off
before inserting the iPod touch/iPhone into the
unit, the alarm of iPod will not work.
 Setting the radio alarm
1 Perform steps 1 to 8 in “To set the alarm.”
2 Press ALARM SET A or B to select
radio band (“FM1”, “FM2” or “AM”).
Preset number flashes in the display.
3 Press TIME SET + or – to select the
desired preset number corresponding the
bands or “– –”.
“– –” is the last station received.
4 Press ALARM SET A or B.
“VOLUME” appears in the display.
5 Press TIME SET + or – to adjust the
volume.
6 Press ALARM SET A or B.
The setting is entered.
7 If “A” or “B” does not appear in the
display, press ALARM SET A or B
again.
The radio will turn on at the set time.
 Setting the Buzzer Alarm
1 Perform steps 1 to 8 in “To set the alarm.”
2 Press ALARM SET A or B to select
“BUZZER” alarm mode.
The setting is entered.
3 If “A” or “B” does not appear in the
display, press ALARM SET A or B
again.
The buzzer will sound at the set time.
Note
The volume cannot be set for the buzzer alarm.
To confirm an alarm time setting
Press TIME SET + or –. The setting will be
displayed for about 4 seconds.
To change an alarm setting
Press and hold TIME SET + for at least 2 seconds
to move the alarm time forwards. Press and hold
TIME SET – for at least 2 seconds to move the
alarm time back.
When you release the button, the changed time
will flash for about 2 seconds. To change the
alarm time again, press TIME SET + or – within
these 2 seconds, otherwise the setting change will
be fixed as displayed.
2 Press SLEEP to set the sleep timer
duration.
Each time you press SLEEP, the duration (in
minutes) changes as follows:
90
60
30
15
OFF
The display returns to clock mode for about
4 seconds after you have finished the duration
setting and released SLEEP, and then the sleep
timer starts.
The unit plays for the duration you set, and
then stops.
To turn off the unit before the preset
time
Press SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF (SNOOZE on
the remote) or OFF/ALARM RESET (OFF on the
remote).
To change the sleep timer setting
You can press SLEEP repeatedly to select the
desired sleep timer setting even after the sleep
timer has been activated.
To deactivate the sleep timer
Press SLEEP repeatedly to set the sleep timer to
“OFF” in step 2.
To doze for a few more minutes
Press SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF (SNOOZE on
the remote).
The sound turns off but will automatically come
on again after about 10 minutes.
You can change the snooze time by pressing
SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF (SNOOZE on the
remote) repeatedly within 4 seconds.
The maximum length of the snooze time is
60 minutes.
To stop the snooze timer, press OFF/ALARM
RESET (OFF on the remote).
Other useful functions
To get the MEGA Xpand effect
Press MEGA Xpand. “MEGA Xpand” appears in
the display. You can get the effect of expansion of
the sound field. To return to normal sound, press
the button again.
To reinforce the bass sound
To stop the alarm
Press MEGA BASS. “MEGA BASS” appears in the
display. You can get the effect of bass of high
quality sound. To return to normal sound, press
the button again.
To deactivate the alarm
Connecting external
equipment
Press OFF/ALARM RESET (OFF on the remote)
to turn off the alarm.
The alarm will sound again at the same time the
next day.
Press ALARM ON/OFF A or B to turn off the
alarm A or B indicator from the display.
To activate the alarm
Press ALARM ON/OFF A or B to turn on the
alarm A or B indicator in the display.
Notes
With the alarm mode is set to iPod, when the
alarm time met, if iPod is not attached to the
unit, the alarm sound will be the buzzer.
The alarm function works as usual on the first
and last day of Daylight Saving Time (summer
time). As a result, if the Automatic DST/
Summer Time adjustment is set and the alarm
is set at a time skipped when the Daylight
Saving Time begins, the alarm is skipped; if the
alarm is set to a time that overlaps when
Daylight Saving Time ends, the alarm will
sound twice.
If the same alarm time is set for both alarm A
and B, alarm A takes priority.
If there is no operation while the alarm is
occurring, the alarm will stop after about
60 minutes.
Note on the alarm in the event of a power
interruption
In the event of a power interruption, the alarm
will work until the battery is totally discharged.
However, certain functions will be affected as
follows:
The backlight will not light up.
If the alarm mode is set to iPod or radio, it will
change to buzzer automatically.
If OFF/ALARM RESET is not pressed, the alarm
will sound for about 5 minutes.
If “” appears in the display, the alarm will not
sound in the event of a power interruption.
Replace the battery if “” appears.
The snooze function cannot be set during a
power interruption. If the snooze function has
already been set and a power interruption
occurs, the snooze function will not work.
During a power interruption, each alarm will
sound at the set time only once.
Setting the sleep timer
You can fall asleep to music, etc., using the sleep
timer. The unit stops playback or radio
automatically after a preset duration.
1 Press SLEEP while the unit is turned on.
“SLEEP” appears and the sleep time flashes in
the display.
To listen to sound
1 Connect the AUDIO IN jack of the unit
to the line out jack or headphone jack of
the external equipment using the audio
connecting cable (supplied).
Audio connecting cable
(supplied)
To external
equipment
2 Press AUDIO IN to display “AUDIO IN.”
3 Play the equipment connected to the
AUDIO IN jack.
4 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or –
(VOL + or – on the remote).
To return to the radio
Press RADIO BAND.
First the preset number, then the frequency of the
last station is shown in the display.
To return to the iPod
Press iPod & iPhone .
To stop listening
Press OFF/ALARM RESET (OFF on the remote),
and stop playback on the connected unit.
Notes
Refer also to the connected equipment’s manual.
The supplied audio connecting cable may not
be used with some external equipment. In this
case, use a cord suitable for the external
equipment you are using.
When you listen to the radio with external
equipment connected, turn off the connected
equipment to prevent noise. If noise occurs,
even when the equipment is turned off,
disconnect and place the external equipment
away from the unit.