• Do not place any heavy object on top of the unit.
• When the unit is used with an AC power adaptor, do not wrap
the unit in a cloth, blanket, etc. If you do so, the temperature
inside and outside the unit may rise considerably, resulting in
malfunctioning of the unit or serious accidents.
• If the unit is brought directly from a cold to a warm location, or is
placed in a very damp room, moisture may condense on the lens
inside the unit. Should this occur, the unit will not operate. In this
case, remove the disc and leave the unit in a warm place for
several hours until the moisture evaporates.
• For the unit to operate at its best, it should not be subject to
temperatures below 5o C (41o F) or above 35o C (95o F).
Portable MP3 CD Player
Notes on headphones / earphones
Operating Instructions
Before operating the unit, please read this manual thoroughly and
retain it for future reference.
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK HAZARD, THE CD
PLAYER AND AC/DC ADAPTOR DO NOT EXPOSE TO
RAIN OR MOISTURE.
TO AVOID ELECTRICAL SHOCK, DO NOT OPEN THE
CABINET.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED PERSONNEL ONLY.
Do not use headphones / earphones while driving, cycling, or operating
any motorized vehicle, it may create a traffic hazard and is illegal in
some areas. It can also be potentially dangerous to play your headsets
at high volume while walking, especially at pedestrian crossings.
You should exercise extreme caution or discontinue use in potentially
hazardous situations.
Avoid using headphones / earphone at high volume. Hearing experts
advise against continuous, loud and extended play. If you
experience a ringing in your ears, reduce volume or discontinue use.
Keep the volume at a moderate level. This will allow you to hear
outside sounds and to be considerate to the people around you.
If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit, please
consult your nearest dealer.
Notes:
CAUTION
The use of optical instruments with this product will increase eye
hazard.
INFORMATION (For the customers in USA)
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits
for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against
harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment
generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, If not
installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause
harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.
If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television
reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and
on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one
or more of the following measures:
- Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
- Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
- Connect the equipment into an outlet that is on a circuit different
from the one the receiver is connected.
- Consult the dealer or an experienced radio / TV technician for
help.
• This unit can play Audio Discs including CD-Recordables and CDRewriteables. Do not try to play CD-ROMs, CD-ls, CDVs, or
computer CDs.
• The unit may not play a CD-R/RW disc that is recorded on
personal computers or some kinds of CD-R/RW recorders
because of differences in recording platforms.
• Do not attach any seal or label to either side(the recordable side
or the labled side) of a CD-R/RW disc. It may cause malfunction.
• Do not use irregular shape CDs(example: heart-shaped, octagonal
ones). It may result in malfunction.
• When a CD-RW is loaded, it takes about 15 seconds before it can
be play-back.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
1. Read Instructions - All the safety and operating instructions
should be read before the appliance is operated.
DO NOT TOUCH THE LENS
CAUTION: INVISIBLE LASER
RADIATION WHEN OPEN AND
INTER LOCKS DEFEATED
AVOID EXPOSURE TO BEAM
PRECAUTIONS
On safety
As the laser beam used in this compact disc player may be harmful
to the eyes, do not attempt to disassemble the casing. Refer servicing
to qualified personnel only.
Do not put any foreign objects in the safety slot inside the disc
compartment. If you do so, the laser beam may come out when the lid
is opened.
Do not put any foreign objects in the DC in 6V (external power input)
jack. Should any solid objects or liquid fall into the unit, disconnect the
power supply and have the unit checked by qualified personnel
before operating it any further.
On operation
Since the CD system offers a wide dynamic range, the peaks of the
high level inputs are recorded with high fidelity, and the noise level is
very low. Do not turn up the volume while listening to a part
of the disc with no audio signals or very low level inputs. If
you do so, the speakers may be damaged when the peak level of the
sound is played. The lens on the disc table should be kept clean. Do
not touch the lens or poke at it. If you do so, the lens may be damaged
and the unit will not operate properly.
Notes:
• The normal function of the product may be disturbed by
interference and shows error message, just reconnect the
power source for resume normal operation.
• The CD player and adaptor shall not be exposed to dripping or
splashing water and that no objects filled with liquids, such as
vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
On installation
Never install the unit where it would be subject to:
- heat sources such as radiators or airducts.
- direct sunlight.
- excessive dust.
- moisture or rain.
- mechanical vibration or shock.
- uneven surface.
• Insert batteries with correct polarity.
• Do not mix old batteries together with new ones or different types
of batteries.
• If the electrolyte inside the battery should leak, wipe the
contaminated parts in the battery compartment with a cloth and
replace the old batteries with new ones.
• When the unit is not to be used for a long period of time, remove the
batteries.
• Do not mix ALKALINE, standard (CARBON-ZINC) or rechargeable
(NICKEL-CADMIUM) batteries.
Notes on “
6. Ventilation - The appliance should be situated so that its location
or position does not interfere with its proper ventilation. For
example, the appliance should not be situated on a bed, sofa,
rug, or similar surface that may block the ventilation openings;
or, placed in a built-in installation, such as a book case or cabinet,
that may impede the flow of air through the ventilation openings.
7. Heat - The appliance should be situated away from heat sources
such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other appliances
(including amplifiers) that produce heat.
8. Power Sources - The appliance should be connected to a
power supply only of the type described in the operating
instructions or as marked on the appliance.
9. Grounding or Polarization - Precautions should be taken so
that the grounding or polarization means of an appliance are not
defeated.
10.Power-Cord Protection - Power-supply cords should be
routed so that they are not likely to be walked on or pinched by
items placed upon or against them, paying particular attention to
cords at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where
they exit from the appliance.
”
• During playback (batteries are in use), “
” is off.
” will display for
• When the battery voltage level is low, “
approx. 10 ~15 minutes, playback still continues in this period.
• Playback would automatically come to a stop when the batteries
have no more power. Replace all the batteries with new ones.
• “
” would not be on if an AC adaptor is used.
Using on house current
If the unit you purchased does not include an AC power adaptor,
” to the
please use a 6V 350mA AC power adaptor. Plus pole “
centre pin of the 3.5mm socket.
When the unit is not to be used, be sure to disconnect the AC power
adaptor.
FUNCTION OF CONTROLS
PLAY MODE
PROGRAM
ESP ON/OFF
DIR
Main Socket
PHONES
EQ
STOP
VOL
5. Water and Moisture - The appliance should not be used near
water - for example, near a bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink,
laundry tub, in a wet basement, or near a swimming pool, etc.
This apparatus complies with the
Class B limits for radio noise
emissions set out in radio
interference regulations.
This product contains a low power
laser device.
Notes on batteries
3. Heed Warnings - All warnings on the appliance and in the
operating instructions should be adhered to.
For the Customers in the United Kingdom / European
countries
CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
APPAREIL À LASER DE CLASSE 1
PRODUCTO LASER DE CLASE 1
PRODUTO LASER CLASSE 1
Insert two AA size batteries (LR6 or MN1500 alkaline) according to
” and “
” marks on the bottom exterior correctly aligned.
the “
2. Retain Instructions - The safety and operating instructions
should be retained for future reference.
4. Follow Instructions - All operating and use instructions should
be followed.
For the Customers in Canada
Using with batteries
SKIP
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not
expressly approved in this manual could void your authority
to operate this equipment.
This Compact Disc player is classified as a CLASS 1 LASER product.
The CLASS LASER PRODUCT label is located on the bottom exterior.
POWER SOURCE
PLAY/PAUSE
SKIP
OPEN
PLAY MODE BUTTON
It changes playing mode as
follows:
Repeat One ->
Repeat All
->
INTRO
->
SHUFF
->
SHUFF All
->
PROGRAM BUTTON
It reserves songs to play in the
program play mode.
EQ BUTTON
It changes EQ mode in play
mode as below:
Normal -> Bass -> Train -> Live
-> POP -> Jazz
STOP BUTTON
It activates stop mode from
playing mode, activates
standby mode.
It clears all program memory in
the program mode.
SKIP/SEARCH BUTTON
It activates skip to previous
track (or directory) and activates high-speed reverse
search.
VOLUME BUTTONS
Adjust the volume.
ESP ON/OFF BUTTON (For CD
playback only)
It activates/deactivates ESP functions by pressing ESP ON/OFF
button. (Prevent sound skipping)
DIR
To search a file by directory
level for MP3 disc.
Main Socket
DC IN 6V. For connecting the AC
adaptor.
PHONES JACK
For connecting the headphones
/ earphones.
PLAY/PAUSE BUTTON
It release standby mode,
playing starts from stop mode.
It toggles playing and pause.
SKIP/SEARCH BUTTON
It activates skip to next track (or
directory) and activates highspeed forward search.
OPEN KNOB
For opening the CD door.
Note: The key tone will be heard while pressing the function buttons.
11.Cleaning - The appliance should be cleaned only as
recommended by the manufacturer.
12.Nonuse Periods - The power cord of the appliance should be
unplugged from the outlet when left unused for a long period of
time.
13.Object and Liquid Entry - Care should be taken so that objects
do not fall, and liquids are not spilled into the enclosure through
openings.
14.Damage Requiring Service - The appliance should be
serviced by qualified service personnel when:
A. The power-supply cord or the plug has been damaged; or
B. Objects have fallen, or liquid has been spilled into the appliance;or
C. The appliance has been exposed to rain; or
D. The appliance does not appear to operate normally or exhibits
a marked change in performance; or
E. The appliance has been dropped, or the enclosure damaged.
15.Servicing - The user should not attempt to service the appliance
beyond that described in the operating instructions. All other
servicing should be referred to qualified service personnel.
DISC PLAYING
1. Open the CD door with the “ OPEN ” knob.
2. Insert the CD with the printed side facing upwards and push the
disc gently until it clicks so that the disc fits into the pivot.
3. Press the CD door to close.
4. Press the “
” button to play.
On display windows
When you press “
” , the display window shows:
During play
The track number of the current selection appears.
When “ ” is pressed during play, total number of tracks on the disc
will be displayed and the unit is still on. The unit will return to full stop
mode automatically after approximately 30 seconds if no button is
pressed again. Or press “ ” button to stop the unit.
During pause
EQ FUNCTION
DIGITAL SKIP PROTECTION SYSTEM
The current track will flash.
Pause mode of the second track
” is pressed, the
When no disc is inserted into the player and if “
display window shows "
".
The unit can not be operated when the message is displayed. After
approx. 30 seconds the unit will return to full stop mode, or reset the
player by pressing “ ” button and then insert a disc to start playing.
During playback, press EQ button to select different music mode.
Each time the EQ button is pressed, the music mode will be changed
to the next one as follows:
) -> Bass (
) -> Train (
) -> Live (
) ->
Normal (
POP (
) -> Jazz (
)
MP3 - CD PLAYBACK
To play MP3-CDs
• This set can read CD, MP3 disc.
1. Place a MP3 disc with the label side up.
Push the disc gently until it clicks so that
the disc fits into the pivot.
VARIOUS PLAYING MODES
During playback, each time the PLAY MODE button is pressed, the
mode will be changed to the next one as follows:
NORMAL Play - Playing the whole disc
The CD is played once from beginning to end.
Repeat Play (Repeat One / Repeat All)
4. Press “
ALL)
Repeat All
) SHUFF All
• To repeat the same track
Press PLAY MODE during play until
ONE” appears in the
Repeat One “
display window. Select the desired track
to be played by pressing “
” or “
”.
• To repeat the whole disc
Press PLAY MODE during play until
“
ALL ” appears in the display
window.
INTRO Play - Playing the First Ten seconds of each track
1. Press PLAY MODE button during play
until INTRO appears in the display
window.
2. It starts INTRO play automatically (play
each track for approx 10 second).
• Automatically INTRO play always starts
from the track that immediately follows
the current running one.
”,“
”, you may
• By pressing “
start intro play from the selected track.
SHUFF Play - Playing the selections in random order
1. To shuff
Press PLAY MODE button during play
until SHUFF appears in the display
window. After all tracks are played, the
system will stop automatically.
• To locate the next track:press “
”.
However, you can not locate a
previous track even if you keep “
”
pressed.
2. To shuff all
Press PLAY MODE during play until
“SHUFF
” appears in the display
window. All tracks will play without
sequence repeatedly.
”.
• To locate the next track:press “
However, you can not locate a
previous track even if you keep “
”
pressed.
Notes:
• In any play mode, it starts running automatically after a few seconds
without pressing “
” button.
• “
” button works during any play mode to hold or resume the
current play mode.
• To cancel current play mode
1. Press PLAY MODE button during play to change play mode.
2. Press PLAY MODE button during play until it goes back to normal
play.
Program Play - Playing the selections in the desired order (In
stop mode only)
1. In stop mode, press the PROGRAM
button, “000” will appear in the display
window and flash.
2. Press “
” or “
desired track.
” button to select the
3. Press the PROGRAM button to store this
track in memory.
4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 to register other
tracks.
5. Press the “
” button to start play and
“ PROG ” shows in the display window.
6. To stop program play, press the “
button.
”
To Edit Program Play:
To check: Press PROGRAM button lightly during programming
before you press “
”. Each time the PROGRAM button
is pressed until the program number appears in the
display window.
To add:
To add additional tracks to your selection in stop mode,
press “ ” button first and then press PROGRAM button
repeatedly until “000” appears in the display window.
Repeat the above steps 2 and 3 to store additional tracks.
To change: When checking, press either “
” or “
” button to alter
the track number for the program currently displayed.
Press PROGRAM button to register the newly selected
track into memory.
To delete: Open the CD door or press “ ” button twice.
Notes:
• Repeat play can be performed during program play.
• The program is also erased when the disc compartment is opened
or the auto power off function turns the power off.
• To cancel program operation, press “ ” button once.
Cleaning the unit
Do not use volatile chemicals on this unit. Clean by lightly wiping with
a soft cloth.
Cleaning CD
If the CD skips or will not play, the disc may need to be cleaned.
Before playing, wipe the disc from the centre out with a clean cloth.
After playing, store the disc in its case.
Handling the disc
Only touch the CD on the edge to avoid finger prints on its surface.
Do not stick paper or tape, or write anything on the surface.
SPECIFICATIONS
2. Press the CD door to close.
” to start playback.
3. Press “
The icon “ --- ” and the total number of
tracks will show on the display, and then
the current track number appears on the
display.
ONE) Repeat One -> (
NORMAL Play -> (
-> (INTRO) Intro Scan -> SHUFF -> ( SHUFF
MAINTENANCE
” button to stop playback.
Searching a track
• You can search a track in playback mode or stop mode.
• In stop mode, the display will show the total number of tracks.
” or “
” to search a track according to the desired
1. Press “
direction, each press skips one track. During play, the first press
on the skip backward “
” button goes to the beginning of the
current track.
2. In stop mode, press “
Power requirements
2 “ AA ” size (LR6 or UM-3) alkaline
batteries, or DC IN 6V,
350mA power adaptor
Polarity of plug
Operating voltage
AC100V 50/60Hz (Japan)
AC120V 60Hz (U.S.A, Canada)
AC220-240V 50Hz
(Singapore, Malaysia & Thailand)
AC230V 50Hz (Chile)
AC230V-240V 50Hz (Europe)
AC240V 50Hz (Middle East & Australia)
We continually strive to improve our products, specifications
may change without prior notice.
” to start playback.
Searching a file by directory level
1. Press the DIR button to activate directory search mode. The word
“ DIR ” appears on the display.
2. Press “
” or “
” to search a file and then the first track number
in this file is displayed.
For example, total 50 tracks in MP3, 19 tracks (1-19) in the first file,
15 tracks (20-34) in the second file and 16 tracks (35-50) in the
” button to the second file and “20 ” (the first
third file. Press “
track number in second file) appears on the display; Press “
”
button to the third file and “35 ” appears on the display.
4. Press DIR button again, the word “ DIR ” disappears. It goes back
to the default mode.
5. Press “
” or “
” to search a desired track.
DIGITAL SKIP PROTECTION SYSTEM
With a conventional portable CD player, you might have experienced
that the music stopped. e.g. When jogging the ELECTRONIC SKIP
PROTECTION protects against loss of sound caused by vibrations
and shocks.
• When start to play CD disc, press ESP ON/OFF button to activate
the ELECTRONIC SKIP PROTECTION function, the“
” icon
appears in the display window and the protection is activated.
• To cancel the ELECTRONIC SKIP PROTECTION function when play
CD disc, press ESP ON/OFF button to turn off and the “
” icon
disappears in the display window.
• The ELECTRONIC SKIP PROTECTION is default when play MP3
disc, cannot deactivate it by pressing the ESP ON/OFF button.
Note:
• When the DIGITAL SKIP PROTECTION SYSTEM is switched on or
off, the sound will be interrupted for a short time. This is normal.
TROUBLE SHOOTING GUIDE
Should any problem persists after you have made the following
checks, consult your nearest service facility.
Disc play does not start:
• The disc is inserted upside down or incorrectly. Insert the disc
correctly with the label surface up.
• Dusty or defective disc.
• Dirty or dusty lens.
• The disc compartment lid is not closed.
• Moisture condensation -> Leave the unit in a warm place until the
moisture evaporates.
• The AC power adaptor is not plugged into the wall outlet.
• The unit is not placed on a level surface.
• Weak batteries.
No sound from the headsets:
• The headphones / earphones plug is not firmly connected to the
“ PHONES ” jack .
• Adjust the “ VOL ” control.
• Dirty plug.
Skipping of sound:
• Dirty or defective disc.
• Dirty lens.
• Strong vibration.
When using with batteries the battery life is short:
• Use alkaline batteries and not manganese batteries.
The unit can not be operated:
• No disc , dirty disc or scratched disc. The unit will return to full
stop mode after approx. 30 seconds, or reset the player by pressing
“ ” and then insert a disc to start playing.
• When recording on CD-R discs, use 74-minute (650M) discs. Do
NOT use 80-minute (700M) discs.
• The CD-R or CD-RW discs should be “finalized” in computer by
“single section format”.
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