HW-J470
User manual
Wireless Audio - Soundbar
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GETTING STARTED
FEATURES
TV SoundConnect
TV SoundConnect lets you listen to audio from your TV on your Soundbar via a Bluetooth connection and lets
you control the sound.
HDMI
HDMI transmits video and audio signals simultaneously, and provides a clearer picture.
The unit is also equipped with the ARC function which lets you listen to sound from your TV through the
Soundbar via an HDMI cable. This function is only available if you connect the unit to an ARC compliant TV.
Wireless Subwoofer/SWA-7000S Wireless Module
Samsung’s wireless module does away with cables running between the main unit and the subwoofer/
SWA-7000S. Instead,the subwoofer/SWA-7000S connects to a compact wireless module that communicates
with the main unit.
Multi-function Remote Control
You can use the supplied remote control to control various operations with the simple press of a button.
USB Host Support
You can connect and play music files from external USB storage devices such as MP3 players, USB flash
memory, etc. using the Soundbar's USB HOST function.
Bluetooth Function
You can connect a Bluetooth device to the Soundbar and enjoy music with high quality stereo sound, all
without wires!
Using the Samsung Audio Remote App
To control the product with your Smart Device via the Samsung Audio Remote app, download the Samsung
Audio Remote App by accessing the app through Google Play store.
LICENSES
Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of
Dolby Laboratories.
For DTS patents, see http://patents.dts.com. Manufactured under license from DTS Licensing Limited. DTS,
the Symbol, & DTS and the Symbol together are registered trademarks, and DTS 2.0 Channel is a trademark of
DTS, Inc. © DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI Logo are trademarks or
registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries.
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SAFETY INFORMATION
ENG
SAFETY WARNINGS
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE THE COVER (OR BACK).
NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS ARE INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
This symbol indicates “dangerous voltage” inside
the product that presents a risk of electric shock
or personal injury.
CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO
NOT OPEN
This symbol indicates important instructions
accompanying the product.
WARNING : To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this appliance to rain or moisture.
CAUTION : TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT.
•This apparatus shall always be connected to a AC outlet with a protective grounding connection.
•To disconnect the apparatus from the mains, the plug must be pulled out from the mains socket, therefore the
mains plug shall be readily operable.
CAUTION
•Do not expose this apparatus to dripping or splashing. Do not put objects filled with liquids, such as vases on the
apparatus.
•To turn this apparatus off completely, you must pull the power plug out of the wall socket. Consequently, the
power plug must be easily and readily accessible at all times.
Wiring the Main Power Supply Plug (UK Only)
IMPORTANT NOTICE
The mains lead on this equipment is supplied with a moulded plug incorporating a fuse. The value of the fuse is
indicated on the pin face of the plug and if it requires replacing, a fuse approved to BS1362 of the same rating must
be used. Never use the plug with the fuse cover removed. If the cover is detachable and a replacement is required,
it must be of the same colour as the fuse fitted in the plug. Replacement covers are available from your dealer. If the
fitted plug is not suitable for the power points in your house or the cable is not long enough to reach a power point,
you should obtain a suitable safety approved extension lead or consult your dealer for assistance. However, if there is
no alternative to cutting off the plug, remove the fuse and then safely dispose of the plug. Do not connect the plug to
a mains socket as there is a risk of shock hazard from the bared flexible cord. Never attempt to insert bare wires
directly into a mains socket. A plug and fuse must be used at all times.
IMPORTANT
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in accordance with the following code:– BLUE = NEUTRAL BROWN = LIVE As
these colours may not correspond to the coloured markings identifying the terminals in your plug, proceed as
follows:– The wire coloured BLUE must be connected to the terminal marked with the letter N or coloured BLUE or
BLACK. The wire coloured BROWN must be connected to the terminal marked with the letter L or coloured BROWN
or RED.
WARNING : DO NOT CONNECT EITHER WIRE TO THE EARTH TERMINAL WHICH IS MARKED WITH THE LETTER E OR BY
THE EARTH SYMBOL
, OR COLOURED GREEN OR GREEN AND YELLOW.
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PRECAUTIONS
68.6 mm
99.1mm
99.1mm
99.1mm
Ensure that the AC power supply in your house complies with the power requirements listed on the
identification sticker located on the back of your product. Install your product horizontally, on a suitable
base (furniture), with enough space around it for ventilation 7~10 cm. Make sure the ventilation slots are
not covered. Do not place the unit on amplifiers or other equipment which may become hot. This unit
is designed for continuous use. To fully turn off the unit, disconnect the AC plug from the wall outlet.
Unplug the unit if you intend to leave it unused for a long period of time.
During thunderstorms, disconnect the AC plug
from the wall outlet. Voltage peaks due to lightning
could damage the unit.
Do not expose the unit to direct sunlight or other
heat sources.
This could lead to overheating and cause the unit
to malfunction.
Protect the product from moisture (i.e. vases), and
excess heat (e.g. a fireplace) or equipment creating
strong magnetic or electric fields. Disconnect
the power cable from the AC supply if the unit
malfunctions. Your product is not intended for
industrial use. It is for personal use only.
Condensation may occur if your product has been
stored in cold temperatures. If transporting the
unit during the winter, wait approximately 2 hours
until the unit has reached room temperature before
using.
The batteries used with this product contain
chemicals that are harmful to the environment. Do
not dispose of batteries in the general household
trash. A warning that batteries (battery pack or
batteries installed)shall not be exposed to excessive
heat such as sunshine, fire or the like. Do not short
circuit, disassemble, or overheat the batteries.
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly
replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent
type.
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GETTING STARTED
CONTENTS
18 FUNCTIONS
2
Features
18 Input mode
3
Safety Information
18 ARC (HDMI OUT)
6
What’s Included
19 Bluetooth
ENG
2 GETTING STARTED
21 Using the Samsung Audio Remote App
7 DESCRIPTIONS
22
7
Top / Front Panel
23 USB
8
Rear Panel
24 Software Update
9
Remote Control
25 TROUBLESHOOTING
11 INSTALLATION
25 Troubleshooting
11 Installing the Wall Mount
11
Installation Precautions
12
Installing the Bracket without Referring to
the Wall-Mount Installation Guide
TV SoundConnect
26 APPENDIX
26 Specifications
13 Detaching the Soundbar from the Wall
Mounts
●● Figures and illustrations in this User Manual are
provided for reference only and may differ from
actual product appearance.
14 CONNECTIONS
14 Connecting the Subwoofer and SWA7000S to the Main Unit
●● An administration fee may be charged if either
(a)an engineer is called out at your request
and there is no defect with the product (i.e.
where the user manual has not been read).
(b)you bring the unit to a repair centre and
there is no defect with the product (i.e.
where the user manual has not been read).
15 Connecting the Surround Speakers
16 Connecting an External Device using an
HDMI cable
17 Connecting an External Device using
Audio (analog) cable or Optical (digital)
cable
●● You will be informed of the administration fee
amount before a technician visits.
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WHAT’S INCLUDED
BEFORE READING THE USER’S MANUAL
Note the following terms before reading the user's manual.
++Icons used in this manual
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Term
Caution
Note
Definition
Indicates a situation where a function does not operate or settings may be canceled.
Indicates tips or instructions on the page that help you operate a function.
++Safety Instructions and Troubleshooting
1) Be sure to familiarize yourself with the Safety Instructions before using this product. (See page 3)
2) If a problem occurs, check Troubleshooting. (See page 25)
Check for the supplied accessories shown below.
Remote Control /
Lithium Battery (3V : CR2032)
Power Cord : 3EA
DC Adapter
(Wall Mount L: 1EA)
(Wall Mount R: 1EA)
USB Cable
User Manual /
Quick Guide
Bracket-Wall Mount
Holder-Screw 1: 2EA
Holder-Screw 2: 2EA
Wall Mount Guide
●● The appearance of the accessories may differ slightly from the illustrations above.
●● Use the dedicated USB cable to connect external USB devices to the unit.
++Speaker Components
L
R
SURROUND SPEAKERS OUT
SPEAKER IMPEDANCE : 3Ω
ID SET
Surround Speaker : 2EA
Subwoofer
Speaker Cable : 2EA
Wireless Receiver
Module (SWA-7000S)
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DESCRIPTIONS
DESCRIPTIONS
TOP / FRONT PANEL
ENG
VOL. - / +
Controls the volume level.
The numeric value of the volume level
appears in the front panel display.
(Power) Button
Turns the power on and off.
(Source) Button
Display
Selects the D.IN, AUX, HDMI, BT,
TV, or USB input.
Displays the current mode.
●● If there is no input from the product or
remote control for 25 seconds, the
display will dim automatically.
●● While the unit is powered on,
(Source)
pressing the
button for more than 3 seconds
sets the button to act as the
(Mute) button. To cancel the
(Mute) button setup, press
(Source) button for
the
more than 3 seconds again.
●● When you turn on this unit, there will be a 4 to 5 second delay before it produces sound.
●● If you want to enjoy sound only from the Soundbar, you must turn off the TV's speakers in the
Audio Setup menu of your TV. Refer to the owner's manual supplied with your TV.
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DESCRIPTIONS
DESCRIPTIONS
REAR PANEL
HDMI IN
Inputs digital video and audio
signals simultaneously using an
HDMI cable. Use when
connecting a supported
external device.
(USB Port)
HDMI OUT(TV)
OPTICAL IN
HDMI IN
Connect to the Analog output
of an external device.
Connect USB devices such as
MP3 players here to play files
on the devices.
AUX IN
AUX IN
DC 24V (Power Supply In)
OPTICAL IN
Connect the DC power adaptor
to the power supply jack, and
then connect the AC power
adaptor plug to a wall outlet.
Connect to the digital (optical)
output of an external device.
HDMI OUT (TV)
Outputs digital video and audio
signals simultaneously using an
HDMI cable.
●● When disconnecting the power cable of the AC power adaptor from the wall outlet, pull the plug.
Do not pull the cable.
●● Do not connect this unit or other components to an AC outlet until all connections between
components are complete.
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DESCRIPTIONS
REMOTE CONTROL
ENG
SOURCE
Press to select a source connected to the Soundbar.
Mute
You can turn the volume down to 0 with the push of a button.
Press again to restore the sound to the previous volume level.
Repeat
Press to set the Repeat function during music playback from a USB device.
OFF - REPEAT : Cancels Repeat Playback.
TRACK - REPEAT : Repeatedly play a track.
ALL - REPEAT : Repeatedly play all tracks.
RANDOM - REPEAT : Plays tracks in random order.
(A track that has already been played may be played again.)
Skip Forward
If there is more than one file on the device you are playing, and you
press the ] button, the next file is selected.
SOUND CONTROL
Press to select TREBLE, BASS, or AUDIO SYNC. Then, use the [,]
buttons to adjust the Treble, Bass volume from -6 to +6.
Press and hold the SOUND CONTROL button for about 5 seconds to adjust
the sound for each frequency band. 150Hz, 300Hz, 600Hz, 1.2KHz,
2.5KHz, 5KHz and 10KHz are selectable and each can be adjusted to a
setting between -6 and +6.
If the Soundbar is connected to a digital TV and the video appears out of
sync with the audio, press the SOUND CONTROL button to sync the audio
with the video. Use the [,] buttons to set the audio delay between
0 ms and 300 ms. In USB mode, TV mode, and BT mode, the Audio Sync
function may not available.
AUTO POWER
Auto Power Link: Synchronizes the Soundbar to a connected Digital
Optical source via the Digital Optical jack so it turns on automatically
when you turn on your TV.
(Auto Power Link : Default OFF, ON-Anynet+ / OFF-POWER LINK or
OFF-Anynet+ / ON-POWER LINK ). The Anynet+ function lets you
control the Soundbar with the remote from an Anynet+ compatible
Samsung TV. The Soundbar must be connected to the TV via an HDMI
cable.
* Anynet+:Press the AUTO POWER button to turn the Anynet+
function on or off.
●● Soundbar is a Samsung proprietary name.
●● Operate the TV using the TV's remote control.
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AUTO
Press
select
*Au
Syn
Op
(Se
DESCRIPTIONS
Power
Turns the Soundbar on and off.
Volume
Adjusts the volume level of the unit.
Play / Pause
Press the p button to pause a file temporarily.
Press the p button again to play the selected file.
Skip Back
If there is more than one file on the device you are playing, and you
press the [ button, the previous file is selected.
SURR. LEVEL
Press the SURR. LEVEL button. Then, use the [,] buttons to adjust
Surround Speaker volume from -6 to +6.
SURR. MODE
Press the SURR. MODE button on the remote to turn SURROUND
SPEAKER on and off. Each time the button is pressed, the selection
changes as follows : ON - SURROUND SPEAKER  OFF - SURROUND
SPEAKER
Bluetooth POWER
Press the Bluetooth POWER button on the remote to turn the Bluetooth
POWER On function on and off.
See pages 20 and 22 for details.
WOOFER
You can control the woofer volume.
Press the Woofer button, and then press the [,] buttons to increase or
decrease the subwoofer volume. You can select SW (-12, -6,-5,-4,-3,-2,
-1,0,+1,+2,+3,+4,+5,+6).
INSTALLING THE BATTERY IN THE REMOTE CONTROL
1. Use a suitable coin to turn the
remote control's battery cover
counterclockwise to remove it
as shown in the figure above.
2. Insert a 3V lithium battery. Keep the
positive (+) pole facing up when
inserting the battery. Put the battery
cover on and align the '●' marks side
by side as shown in the figure above.
3. Use a suitable coin to
turn the remote control
battery cover clockwise
as far as it will go to fix
it in place.
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INSTALLATION
INSTALLATION
INSTALLING THE WALL MOUNT
ENG
You can use the wall mount bracket to mount this unit on a wall.
INSTALLATION PRECAUTIONS
●● Install on a vertical wall only.
●● For the installation, avoid a location with high temperature or humidity, or a wall that cannot sustain the
weight of the set.
●● Check the strength of the wall. If the wall is not strong enough to support the unit, reinforce the wall or
install the unit on a different wall that can support the unit's weight.
●● Purchase and use the fixing screws or anchors appropriate for the kind of wall you have (plaster board,
iron board, wood, etc.). If possible, fix the support screws into wall studs.
●● Purchase wall mounting screws according to the type and thickness of the wall you will mount the
Soundbar on.
--Diameter : M5
--Length: L 35 mm or longer recommended.
●● Connect cables from the unit to external devices before you install it on the wall.
●● Make sure the unit is turned off and unplugged before you install it. Otherwise, it may cause an electric
shock.
5 cm or more
1. Place the installation guide against the wall surface.
•The installation guide must be level.
•If the TV is mounted on the wall, install the Soundbar at least 5 cm below the TV.
2. Mark the location where the screws will go through on the wall, and then remove the installation guide.
Next, drill holes for the screws using an appropriately sized drill bit.
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INSTALLATION
3. Fasten the wall mounts and screws to the marked locations.
•The left and right mounts are different shapes. Make sure to position them correctly.
Wall Mounting the Sound Bar
4. Secure the two holder screws to the screw holes on the back of the Soundbar's main body, one on the left
and one on the right.
5. Set the holder screws on the back of the Soundbar into the grooves of the wall mounts. For safe
installation, make sure to push the holder screws all the way to the bottom of the grooves.
INSTALLING THE BRACKET WITHOUT REFERRING TO THE
WALL-MOUNT INSTALLATION GUIDE
5 cm or more
5 cm or more
16 cm
17.5 cm
Minimum 32.8 ~ 33.5 cm
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INSTALLATION
1. Place Wall Mount L on the desired wall surface parallel to the floor as shown on the previous page. Mark
the location of the screw holes on the wall. Drill holes for the screws at the places you have marked.
3. Place Wall Mount R on the desired wall surface parallel to the floor and aligned with Wall Mount L as
shown on the previous page. Mark the location of the screw holes on the wall. Drill holes for the screws
at the places you have marked.
ENG
2. Match the screw holes on Wall Mount L to the screw holes on the wall, and then screw one screw through
the hole in its right end. Tighten the screw until it is firmly fixed to the wall.
4. Match the screw holes on Wall Mount R to the screw holes on the wall, and then screw one screw
through the hole in its right end. Tighten the screw until it is firmly fixed to the wall.
•If you are mounting the Wall Mounts beneath the TV, make sure to position the mounts 5 cm or more
below the TV and to align the mounts with the center of the TV as shown on the previous page.
5. Insert screws through the remaining holes, and then tighten.
DETACHNING THE SOUNDBAR FROM
THE WALL MOUNTS
1. Pull the Soundbar upwards as shown in the figure to separate it from the wall mounts.
Detaching the Soundbar from the
Wall Mounts
●● Do not hang onto the installed unit and avoid striking or dropping the unit.
●● Secure the unit firmly to the wall so that it does not fall off. If the unit falls off, it may cause an
injury or damage the product.
●● When the unit is installed on a wall, please make sure that children do not pull any of the
connecting cables, as it may cause it to fall.
●● For the optimal performance of a wall mount installation, install the speaker system at least 5 cm
below the TV, if the TV is mounted on the wall.
●● For your safety, if you do not mount the unit on the wall, install it on a secure, flat surface where it
is unlikely to fall.
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CONNECTIONS
CONNECTIONS
●● Do not connect the power cord of this product or your TV to a wall outlet until all connections
between components are complete.
●● Before moving or installing this product, be sure to turn off the power and disconnect the power
cord.
CONNECTING THE SUBWOOFER AND SWA7000S TO THE MAIN UNIT
CONNECTING THE SUBWOOFER AND SWA-7000S AUTOMATICALLY
The linking IDs of the SWA-7000S wireless module and the subwoofer are preset at the factory. The
subwoofer and the SWA-7000S should link (connect wirelessly) to the main unit automatically when you turn
on the main unit, the subwoofer, and the SWA-7000s.
• When the subwoofer and SWA-7000S are completely connected, the blue LED Link indicators on the
subwoofer and the SWA-7000S stop blinking.
CONNECTING SUBWOOFER AND SWA-7000S MANUALLY
If the blue LED lights do not stop blinking when the main unit, subwoofer, and SWA-7000S are turned on,
please reset the linking ID by following the procedure below.
L
R
SURROUND SPEAKERS OUT
SPEAKER IMPEDANCE : 3Ω
ID SET
1. Plug the power cords of the main unit, subwoofer, and SWA-7000S into an AC wall outlet.
2. Press the ID SET button on the back of the subwoofer and the SWA-7000S with a small, pointed object for
5 seconds.
•The STANDBY indicator turns off and the LINK indicator (Blue LED) blinks quickly.
3. While the main unit is powered off (in STANDBY mode), press and hold the
control for 5 seconds.
(Mute) on the remote
4. The ID SET message appears on the Soundbar's display.
5. To finalize the link, turn the main unit’s power on while the blue LEDs on the subwoofer and the
SWA-7000S are blinking.
•The main unit, subwoofer, and SWA-7000S should now be linked (connected).
•The Link indicators (Blue LEDs) on the subwoofer and SWA-7000S should be glowing continuously. They
should not be blinking.
•If the Link Indicators are not solid blue, the linking process has failed. Turn off the main unit and start
again from Step 2.
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CONNECTIONS
ENG
●● Before moving or installing the product, be sure to turn off the power and disconnect the power
cord.
●● If the main unit is powered off, the wireless subwoofer will be in standby mode and the STANDBY
LED on the upper side will come on after the Link indicator (Blue LED) blinks for 30 seconds.
●● If you use a device that uses the same frequency (2.4GHz/5GHz) as the Soundbar near the
Soundbar, interference may cause some sound interruption.
●● The maximum transmission distance of the wireless signal between the main unit and the
subwoofer and the main unit and the SWA-7000S is about 10m, but may vary depending on your
operating environment. If a steel-concrete or metallic wall is between the main unit and the
wireless subwoofer or the main unit and the SWA-7000S, the system may not operate at all,
because the wireless signal cannot penetrate metal.
●● If the main unit doesn't make a wireless connection, follow steps 1-5 on the previous page to re-set
the connection between the main unit, the wireless subwoofer, and the SWA-7000S.
●● A wireless receiving antenna is built into the wireless subwoofer and the SWA-7000S. Keep the
both units away from water and moisture.
●● For optimal listening performance, make sure that the areas around the wireless subwoofer and
SWA-7000S are clear of any obstructions.
CONNECTING THE SURROUND
SPEAKERS
R
L
SURROUND SPEAKERS OUT
SPEAKER IMPEDANCE : 3Ω
ID SET
Surround Speaker (L)
Surround Speaker (R)
Wireless Receiver Module
●● Place these speakers to the side of your listening position. If there isn't enough room, place these
speakers so they face each other. Position them about 60-90 cm above your ear, facing slightly
downward.
●● Surround speakers must be connected to the wireless receiver module.
●● Each speaker has a colored label on its back or underside. Each cable has a single colored band
near its end. Match the band on each cable to the speaker label by color, and then connect the
cable to the speaker.
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CONNECTIONS
CONNECTING AN EXTERNAL DEVICE USING AN HDMI CABLE
HDMI is the standard digital interface for connecting to TVs, projectors, DVD players, Blu-ray players, set top
boxes, and more.
AUX IN
OPTICAL IN
HDMI prevents any degradation to the signal due to conversion to analog and maintains the video and
audio quality of the original digital source.
HDMI OUT(TV)
HDMI IN
HDMI IN
HDMI OUT (TV)
HDMI Cable
(not supplied)
HDMI Cable
(not supplied)
Digital Devices
HDMI IN
HDMI OUT (ARC)
Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the
HDMI IN jack on the back of the product to the
HDMI OUT jack on your digital device.
The ARC function allows digital audio to output via
the HDMI OUT (ARC) port.
It can be enabled only when the Soundbar is
connected to a TV that supports the ARC function
and
●● Anynet+ must be turned on.
●● This function is not available if the HDMI
cable does not support ARC.
HDMI OUT (TV)
Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the
HDMI OUT (TV) jack on the back of the product to
the HDMI IN jack on your TV.
●● HDMI is an interface that enables the
digital transmission of video and audio
data with just a single connector.
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CONNECTIONS
CONNECTING AN EXTERNAL DEVICE USING AUDIO (ANALOG)
CABLE OR OPTICAL (DIGITAL) CABLE
AUX IN
OPTICAL IN
ENG
This unit comes equipped with one digital optical in jack and one analog audio in jack (Aux In), giving you
two ways to connect it to a TV.
HDMI OUT(TV)
HDMI IN
OPTICAL IN
AUX IN
or
AUDIO
OUT
OPTICAL
OUT
Audio Cable
Optical Cable
(Not supplied)
(Not supplied)
BD/ DVD player/
Set-top box/
Game console
AUX IN
●● Do not connect the power cord of this
product or your TV to the wall outlet until
all connections between components are
complete.
●● Before moving or installing this product,
be sure to turn off the power and
disconnect the power cord.
Connect AUX IN (Audio) on the main unit to the
AUDIO OUT jack of the TV or Source Device.
To use, change the function to AUX.
or
OPTICAL IN
Connect OPTICAL IN (Audio) on the main unit to the
OPTICAL OUT jack of the TV or Source Device.
To use, change the function to D.IN.
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FUNCTIONS
FUNCTIONS
INPUT MODE
Press the (
) button on the main unit’s top panel or the
select the mode you want.
Input mode
Display
Optical Digital input
D.IN
AUX input
AUX
HDMI input
HDMI
BLUETOOTH mode
BT
TV SoundConnect
TV
USB mode
USB
(SOURCE) button on the remote control to
The unit turns off automatically in the following
situations.
●● D.IN/HDMI/BT/TV/USB Mode
--If there is no audio signal for 25 minutes.
●● AUX Mode
--If the AUX cable is disconnected for 25 minutes.
--In Auto Power Down ON mode, if there is no
KEY input for 8 hours when the AUX cable is
connected.
--To turn the Auto Power Down function ON or
OFF, press and hold the p button for 5
seconds. OFF/ON-AUTO POWER DOWN
appears on the display.
ARC (HDMI OUT)
ARC (Audio Return Channel) transmits the digital audio signal to the HDMI OUT (ARC) port.
HDMI Cable
(Not supplied)
1. Connect a TV supporting ARC to the Soundbar with an HDMI cable.
2. Turn on the TV, turn on the Soundbar, and then turn on the Soundbar's Anynet+ function.
3. Press the (
) button on the main unit’s top panel or the
to select the D.IN mode.
(SOURCE) button on the remote control
●● If the HDMI cable does not support the ARC function, ARC will not work.
●● To turn off the ARC function, turn Anynet+ off.
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FUNCTIONS
BLUETOOTH
++To connect the Soundbar to a Bluetooth device
ENG
You can connect a Bluetooth device to the Soundbar and enjoy music with high quality stereo sound, all
without wires!
Check if the Bluetooth device supports the Bluetooth compliant stereo headset function.
Connect
Bluetooth device
1. Press the (
) button on the main unit’s top
panel or the
(SOURCE) button on the
remote control to select the BT mode.
•You will see BT READY on the front display
of the Soundbar.
2. Select the Bluetooth menu on the Bluetooth
device you want to connect. (Refer to the
Bluetooth device's user manual.)
3. Select the Stereo headset menu on the Bluetooth
device.
•You will see a list of scanned devices.
4. Select "[Samsung] Soundbar J-Series" from the
list.
•When the Soundbar is connected to the
Bluetooth device, it will display [Bluetooth
device name]  BT on the front display.
•The device name can only be displayed in
English.An underline " _ " will be displayed if the
name is not in English.
•If the Bluetooth device has failed to pair with
the Soundbar, delete the previous "[Samsung]
Soundbar J-Series" found by the Bluetooth
device and have it search for the Soundbar
again.
5. Play music on the connected device.
•You can listen to the music playing on the
connected Bluetooth device over the Soundbar.
In BT mode, the Play/Pause/Next/Prev functions
are not available. However, these functions are
available in Bluetooth devices supporting
AVRCP.
●● If asked for PIN code when connecting a
Bluetooth device, enter <0000>.
●● Only one Bluetooth device can be paired
at a time.
●● The Bluetooth connection will be terminated
when you turn the Soundbar off.
●● The Soundbar may not perform Bluetooth
search or connection correctly under the
following circumstances:
-- If there is a strong electrical field around
the Soundbar.
-- If several Bluetooth devices are
simultaneously paired with the Soundbar.
-- If the Bluetooth device is turned off,
not in place, or malfunctions.
●● Note that such devices as microwave
ovens, wireless LAN adaptors, fluorescent
lights, and gas stoves use the same
frequency range as the Bluetooth device,
which can cause electric interference.
●● The Soundbar supports SBC data
(44.1kHz, 48kHz).
●● Connect only to a Bluetooth device that
supports the A2DP (AV) function.
●● You cannot connect the Soundbar to a
Bluetooth device that supports only the HF
(Hands Free) function.
●● Once the HW-J470 has been paired with a
device, if the Soundbar is in D.IN, AUX,
HDMI or USB mode and you select
"[Samsung] Soundbar J-Series" from your
Bluetooth device's list, the HW-J470 will
automatically change to BT mode.
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FUNCTIONS
++Bluetooth POWER on (Bluetooth POWER)
When the Bluetooth Power On function is on and the Soundbar is turned off, if a previously paired Bluetooth
device tries to pair with the Soundbar, the Soundbar turns on automatically.
1. To turn Bluetooth Power ON, press the Bluetooth POWER button on the remote while the Soundbar is
turned on.
2. ON-Bluetooth POWER appears on the Soundbar's display.
●● Available only if the Soundbar is listed among the Bluetooth device’s paired devices. (The Bluetooth
device and the Soundbar must have been previously paired at least once.)
●● Soundbar will appear in the Bluetooth device’s searched devices list only when the Soundbar is
displaying [BT READY].
●● In the TV SoundConnect mode, the Soundbar cannot be paired to another Bluetooth device.
++To disconnect the Bluetooth device from the Soundbar
You can disconnect the Bluetooth device from the Soundbar. For instructions, see the Bluetooth device's user
manual.
●● The Soundbar will be disconnected.
●● When the Soundbar is disconnected from the Bluetooth device, the Soundbar will display
BT DISCONNECTED on the front display.
++To disconnect the Soundbar from the Bluetooth device
Press the
(SOURCE) button on the remote control or the (
switch from BT to another mode or turn off the Soundbar.
) button on the product's top panel to
●● The connected Bluetooth device will wait a certain amount of time for a response from the Soundbar
before terminating the connection. (Disconnection time may differ, depending on the Bluetooth device)
●● In Bluetooth connection mode, the Bluetooth connection will be lost if the distance between the
Soundbar and the Bluetooth device exceeds 5m .
●● The Soundbar automatically turns off after 25 minutes in the Ready state.
More About Bluetooth
Bluetooth is a technology that enables Bluetooth-compliant devices to interconnect easily with each other
using a short wireless connection.
●● A Bluetooth device may cause noise or malfunction, depending on usage, if:
--A part of your body is in contact with the receiving/transmitting system of the Bluetooth device or the
Soundbar.
--It is subject to electrical variation from obstructions caused by a wall, corner, or office partition.
--It is exposed to electrical interference from same frequency-band devices including medical equipment,
microwave ovens, and wireless LANs.
●● Pair the Soundbar with the Bluetooth device while they are close together.
●● The further the distance between the Soundbar and Bluetooth device, the worse the quality is.
If the distance exceeds the Bluetooth operational range, the connection is lost.
●● In poor reception areas, the Bluetooth connection may not work properly.
●● The Bluetooth connection only works when it is close to the unit. The connection will be automatically cut
off if the Bluetooth device is out of range. Even within range, the sound quality may be degraded by
obstacles such as walls or doors.
●● This wireless device may cause electric interference during its operation.
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FUNCTIONS
USING THE SAMSUNG AUDIO REMOTE APP
Installing the Samsung Audio Remote App
ENG
To control the HW-J470 with your smart device via the Samsung Audio Remote app, download the
Samsung Audio Remote App from the Google Play store.
Launching the Samsung Audio Remote App
Launch the Samsung Audio Remote app by touching the app's icon on your smart device, and then
following the instructions in the app.
●● The Samsung Audio Remote app is supported only on smart devices running Android OS 3.0 or
higher.
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FUNCTIONS
TV SOUNDCONNECT
You can enjoy TV sound through your Soundbar when it is connected to a Samsung TV that supports the TV
SoundConnect function.
++Connecting a TV to the Soundbar
Connect
●● If the distance between the TV and
Soundbar exceeds 5m, the connection
may not be stable or the audio may
stutter. If this occurs, relocate the TV or
Soundbar so that they are within
operational range, and then re-establish
the TV SoundConnect connection.
1. Turn on the TV and Soundbar.
•Open the menu of the TV.
•Move to Speaker Settings on the "Sound" tab.
•Set the "Add New Device" to "On".
2. Press the (
) button on the main unit’s top
panel or the
(SOURCE) button on the
remote control to select the TV mode.
3. On the TV, a message asking whether to enable
the TV SoundConnect function appears.
"[Samsung] Soundbar" is also displayed on the
TV screen.
4. Select <Yes> using the TV remote to finish
connecting the TV and Soundbar.
●● Switching the Soundbar’s mode from TV
to another mode automatically terminates
TV SoundConnect.
●● To connect the Soundbar to another TV,
the existing connection must be
terminated.
●● To terminate the existing connection,
press and hold the p button on the
remote for 5 seconds. To connect to the
other TV, follow Steps 1 through 4 above.
●● The TV SoundConnect (SoundShare)
function is supported by some Samsung
TVs released from 2012 on. Check
whether your TV supports the TV
SoundConnect (SoundShare) function
before you begin. (For further information,
refer to the TV’s user manual.)
●● If your Samsung TV was released before
2014, check the SoundShare setting menu.
●● TV SoundConnect Operational Ranges:
-- Recommended pairing range: within
within 50cm.
-- Recommended operational range:
within 5m.
●● The Play/Pause, Next, Prev buttons are
not operable in TV SoundConnect mode.
++Using the Bluetooth POWER On
function
The Bluetooth POWER On function is available after
you have successfully connected the Soundbar to a
Bluetooth compatible TV using TV SoundConnect.
When the Bluetooth POWER On function is ON,
turning the connected TV on or off will turn the
Soundbar's power on and off as well.
1. Connect the TV to your Soundbar using the TV
SoundConnect function.
2. Press the Bluetooth POWER button on the
Soundbar remote. "ON/OFF-BLUETOOTH
POWER" appears on the Soundbar's display.
•ON-BLUETOOTH POWER : The Soundbar turns
on and off when you turn the TV on or off.
•OFF-BLUETOOTH POWER : The Soundbar only
turns off when you turn the TV off.
●● This function is supported by some
Samsung TVs released from 2013 on.
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FUNCTIONS
USB
You can play music files located on USB storage devices through the Soundbar.
ENG
Display
USB port
●● Do not connect multiple storage devices to the
product via a multi-card reader. It may not
operate properly.
1. Connect the USB device to the USB port on the
back of the product.
2. Press the (
) button on the main unit’s top
panel or the
(SOURCE) button on the
remote control to select the USB mode.
●● Digital camera PTP protocols are not supported.
●● Do not remove the USB device while it is
transferring files.
3. USB appears on the display screen.
●● DRM-protected music files (MP3, WMA) from
commercial web sites cannot be played.
•The Soundbar connection to the USB device is
complete.
●● External HDDs are not supported.
•The Soundbar automatically turns off (Auto
●● Mobile phone devices are not supported.
Power Off) if no USB device has been
●● File Format Type Compatibility list:
connected for more than 25 minutes.
Format
Codec
Sampling Rate
Bitrate
MPEG 1 Layer2
MPEG 1 Layer3
++Before you connect a USB device
*.mp3
Be aware of the following:
●● If the file name of a file or folder on a USB device
exceeds 10 characters, it is not displayed on the
Soundbar's display.
MPEG 2.5
Layer3
*.wma
●● This product may not be compatible with certain
types of USB storage media.
●● The Soundbar supports the FAT16 and FAT32 file
systems.
--The NTFS file system is not supported.
48KHz
56kbps~128kbps
Wave_Format_
MSAudio2
AAC-LC
HE-AAC
●● Connect USB devices directly to the USB port of
the product. Otherwise, you may encounter a
USB compatibility problem.
16KHz ~
Wave_Format_
MSAudio1
AAC
*.aac
80kbps~320kbps
MPEG 2 Layer3
16KHz ~
96KHz
24KHz ~
96KHz
48kbps~320kbps
128kbps~192kbps
48kbps~64kbps
*.wav
-
16KHz ~
up to 3000kbps
*.ogg
OGG 1.1.0
48KHz
50kbps~500kbps
*.flac
FLAC 1.1.0,
FLAC 1.2.1
16KHz ~
96KHz
up to 3000kbps
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FUNCTIONS
SOFTWARE UPDATE
Samsung may offer updates for the Soundbar's
system firmware in the future.
●● Insert a USB device containing the
firmware update into the USB port on the
main unit.
●● Updating firmware may not work properly
if audio files supported by the Soundbar
are stored in the USB storage device.
●● Do not disconnect the power or remove
the USB device while updates are being
applied. The main unit will turn off
automatically after completing the
firmware update.
●● After the update, all settings are reset to
their factory default settings. We
recommend you write down your settings
so that you can easily reset them after the
update.
Note that updating firmware resets
subwoofer connection too. If connection
to the subwoofer is not established
automatically after resetting,
refer to page 14.
If the firmware fails to update, we
recommend formatting the USB device in
FAT16 and trying again.
●● Once the software update is complete,
turn off the product and then press and
hold the ( p ) button on the remote
control for more than 5 seconds. “INIT”
appears on the display and the unit is
powered off. The upgrade is complete.
●● Do not format the USB device in the NTFS
format. The Soundbar does not support
the NTFS file system.
●● Depending on the manufacturer, some
USB devices may not be supported.
If an update is offered, you can update the firmware
by connecting a USB device with the firmware
update stored on it to the USB port on your
Soundbar.
Note that if there are multiple update files, you must
load them onto the USB device singly and use them
to update the firmware one file at a time.
Please visit samsung.com or contact the Samsung
call center to receive more information about
downloading updates files.
●● The HW-J470 has a DUAL BOOT function.
If the firmware fails to update, you can
update the firmware again
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TROUBLESHOOTING
TROUBLESHOOTING
TROUBLESHOOTING
ENG
Refer to the table below when this product does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is
not listed below or if the instructions below do not help, turn off the product, disconnect the power cord, and
contact Samsung Electronics at 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864).
The unit will not turn on.
¼¼Connect the power plug to the outlet.
•Is the power cord plugged into the outlet?
A function does not work when the button is pressed.
¼¼Disconnect the power plug and connect it again.
•Is there static electricity in the air?
Sound is not produced.
•Is the Mute function on?
¼¼Press the
function.
•Is the volume set to minimum?
(Mute) button to cancel the Mute
¼¼Adjust the Volume.
The remote control does not work.
•Are the batteries drained?
¼¼Replace with new batteries.
•Is the distance between the remote control and
main unit too far?
¼¼Move closer to the unit.
The TV SoundConnect (TV pairing) failed.
•Does your TV support TV SoundConnect?
¼¼TV SoundConnect is supported by some
Samsung TVs released from 2012 on. Check your
TV to see if it supports TV SoundConnect.
•Is your TV firmware the latest version?
¼¼Update your TV with the latest firmware.
•Does an error occur when connecting?
¼¼Contact the Samsung Call Center.
•Reset the TV mode and connect again.
¼¼Press and hold the p button for 5 seconds to
reset the TV SoundConnect connection.
The red LED on the subwoofer blinks and the subwoofer is not producing sound.
•Your subwoofer may not be connected to the
main body of the product.
¼¼Try to connect your subwoofer again. (See Page
14)
The subwoofer drones and vibrates noticeably.
•Try to adjust the vibration of your subwoofer.
¼¼Press the WOOFER button on your remote control
to adjust the subwoofer's volume level (between
SW-12 and SW+6. See page 10.) .
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APPENDIX
APPENDIX
SPECIFICATIONS
Model name
HW-J470
USB
Weight
5V/0.5A
Main Unit
1.6 kg
Subwoofer (PS-WJ470 )
4.6 kg
Surround Speaker
0.31 kg
Rear (Surround) AMP (SWA-7000S) 0.74 kg
GENERAL
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
Main Unit
957.5 x 59.5 x 66.5 mm
Subwoofer (PS-WJ470)
179 x 361 x 299. 5 mm
Surround Speaker
95 x 116.4 x 74 mm
Rear (Surround) AMP (SWA-7000S) 50.0 x 200.0 x 132 mm
Operating Temperature Range
+5 °C to +35 °C
Operating Humidity Range
10 % to 75 %
Rated Output
Power
AMPLIFIER
Main Unit
80W/CH x 2, 3ohm, THD=10%, 1KHz
Subwoofer (PS-WJ470 )
140W, 3ohm, THD=10%, 100Hz
Rear (SWA-7000S)
80W/CH x 2, 3ohm, THD=10%, 1KHz
S/N Ratio (Analogue Input)
65 dB
Separation (1kHz)
65 dB
* S/N ratio, distortion, separation, and usable sensitivity are based on measurements using AES (Audio
Engineering Society) guidelines.
* Nominal specification
--Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd reserves the right to change the specifications without notice.
--Weight and dimensions are approximate.
--For the power supply and Power Consumption, refer to the label attached to the product.
aa Open Source License Notice
--For further information on Open Sources used in this product, please visit the website:
http://opensource.samsung.com
--To send inquiries and requests regarding open sources, contact Samsung via Email
(oss.request@samsung.com).
Hereby, Samsung Electronics, declares that this equipment is in compliance with the essential requirements
and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC.
The original Declaration of Conformity may be found at http://www.samsung.com, go to Support >
Search Product Support and enter the model name.
This equipment may be operated in all EU countries.
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[Correct disposal of batteries in this product]
Correct Disposal of This Product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
(Applicable in countries with separate collection systems)
(Applicable in countries with separate collection systems)
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging indicates that the
batteries in this product should not be disposed of with other
household waste at the end of their working life. Where marked,
the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb indicate that the battery contains
mercury, cadmium or lead above the reference levels in EC Directive
2006/66.
If batteries are not properly disposed of, these substances can cause
harm to human health or the environment.
This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that
the product and its electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset,
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at the end of their working life. To prevent possible harm to the
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please separate these items from other types of waste and recycle
them responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of material
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To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse, please
separate batteries from other types of waste and recycle them
through your local, free battery return system.
Household users should contact either the retailer where they
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