MONOPRICE Guitar Cable for iPad® and Smartphones PID 601035 User's Guide Overview Thank you for purchasing this Guitar Cable for iPad and Smartphones! This cable allows you to play your guitar or bass through your amp as normal, while using your iPad or compatible Smartphone as an effects processor. This allows you to produce a plethora different sounds, without the need to purchase different pedals or expensive effects processors. What You Will Need For proper operation of this cable, you will need to provide the following additional items: • • • • • A guitar or bass with a 1/4" TS output jack A guitar amplifier A 1/4" TS guitar cable A compatible tablet or smartphone A third party guitar effects app How to Use It For operations with standard guitar amps, connect this cable to your equipment in the following manner: 1. Connect the 1/4" TS male plug into the 1/4" TS input on your amplifier. 2. Connect the 3.5mm (1/8") TRRS male plug into the audio jack on your tablet or smartphone. 3. Plug one end of a 1/4" TS guitar cable into the 1/4" TS female jack on the 601035 cable. Plug the other end into the 1/4" TS output on your guitar. 4. Run your application on your tablet or smartphone and configure it up to produce the desired effect. 5. Turn on your amp and play! Note that some software apps automatically blank the monitor output when receiving an input. Depending on the specific app, this behavior can be changed in the app's preferences or settings. Another Way to Use It If you have an amplifier equipped with both Send and Return jacks for use with external effects processors, you can connect this cable to your equipment in the following manner: 1. Connect the 1/4" TS male plug into the Return jack on your amplifier. 2. Connect the 3.5mm (1/8") TRRS male plug into the audio jack on your tablet or smartphone. 3. Plug one end of a 1/4" TS guitar cable into the Send jack on the amplifier and the other end into the 1/4" TS female connector on the 601035 cable. 4. Plug one end of a 1/4" TS guitar cable into the 1/4" TS input on your amp and the other end into your guitar or bass. 5. Run your application on your tablet or smartphone and configure it up to produce the desired effect. 6. Turn on your amp and play! Compatible Devices The following devices are verified to be compatible with this cable: • • • • • • iPod touch® 3rd Generation and later versions iPhone® 3GS and later versions iPad (all versions, including iPad mini®) Samsung® Galaxy S® version 3 and later Samsung Galaxy Note® version 2 and later Any Android™ device using the CTIA standard TRRS connector with the microphone on the sleeve, as described below The 4-conductor TRRS plug on this cable uses the CTIA standard configuration, which puts the microphone signal on the sleeve (versus being on the second ring in the OMTP standard). The CTIA standard has always been used by Apple® and HTC™, while older Samsung®, Nokia®, Sony® Ericsson™, and Wiko devices initially used the OMTP standard. However, the latest versions use the CTIA standard. Apple, iPod touch, iPhone, iPad, and iPad mini are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Samsung, Galaxy S, and Galaxy Note are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. HTC is a trademark of HTC Corporation. Nokia is a registered trademark of Nokia Corporation. Sony is a trademark of Sony Corporation. Ericsson is a trademark of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. All other trademarks and logos are the property of their respective owners.