MP3 Player
user manual
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features of your new MP3 Player
Good looking. Smart. Reliable. And lots of fun. Your new MP3 player
is all this and more. Its compact silhouette takes up the tiniest space
in your pocket, and its state-of-the-art technology delivers rich
sound. You’ll love your new MP3 player, whether you’re exercising,
downloading your favorite tunes, or even listening to FM Radio.
Use it once, and you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it.
USER-FRIENDLY INTERFACE!
LONGER PLAY TIME AND SHORTER
DOWNLOADING!
The MP3 player is an USB-integrated
product with no need for a USB cable, which A fully charged battery can play up to 15
offers you fast data transfer and convenient hours of music (when using the earphone).
recharging.
Download times are shorter. Because of its
FREEDOM OF MY FAVORITE SELECTION USB 2.0 capability, the player is much faster
than models with USB 1.1.
WITH MP3 PLAYER!
ACOUSTIC WONDER
You can edit your favorite music files in the
Your new MP3 player has built-in DNSe
playlist.
(Digital Natural Sound engine), Samsung’s™
EXPANSION AND COMPATIBILITY
unique sound technology created to deliver
richer, deeper sound for an unbelievable
With your new player, you’re not limited to
listening experience.
MP3 files. Your player supports MP3 and
WMA formats.
WHERE FORM MEETS FUNCTION
TOUCH NAVIGATION!
You can tap on the touch pad to navigate
through the menus.
Sure, it’s sleek and good-looking. But it’s
easy to hold and use, too.
safety information
What the icons and signs in this user manual mean :
Means that death or serious personal injury is a risk.
WARNING
CAUTION
Means that there is a potential risk for personal injury or
material damage.
CAUTION
To reduce the risk of fire, explosion, electric shock, or
personal injury when using your MP3 Player, follow
these basic safety precautions:
NOTE
Means hints or referential pages that may be helpful to
operate the player.
Do NOT attempt.
Do NOT disassemble.
Do NOT touch.
Follow directions explicitly.
Unplug the power plug from the wall socket.
Call the service center for help.
These warning signs are here to prevent injury to you and others.
Please follow them explicitly.
After reading this section, keep it in a safe place for future reference.
safety information
This manual describes how to properly use your new mp3 player.
Read it carefully to avoid damaging the player and injuring yourself.
Pay particular attention to the following serious warnings:
PROTECT YOURSELF
ƒ Do not disassemble, repair, or modify this product on your own.
CAUTION
CAUTION
ƒ Do not get the product wet or drop it in water. If the product gets wet, do
not switch it on because you could get an electric shock. Instead, contact
a Samsung Customer Service Center near you.
ƒ Do not use the earphone while you are driving a bicycle, automobile or
motorcycle.
Otherwise it can cause a serious accident and, furthermore, it is prohibited by the
law in some areas.
Using the earphone while walking or jogging on a road, in particular, on a crosswalk
can lead to a serious accident.
ƒ For your safety, make sure the earphone cable does not get in the way of
your arm or other surrounding objects while you are taking exercise or a
walk.
ƒ Take caution when you use the player with the USB plug pulled out.
The sharp USB connection plug may cause injury.
WARNING
ƒ Do not place the product in damp, dusty, or sooty areas because these
environments could lead to fire or electric shock.
PROTECT YOURSELF
WARNING
ƒ Using the earphone or headphone for an extended time can cause
serious damage to your hearing.
If you are exposed to sound louder than 85db for an extended time, you may
adversely affect your hearing. The louder the sound is, the more seriously damaged
your hearing may be (an ordinary conversation is between 50 to 60db and road
noise is approximately 80db). You are strongly advised to set the volume level to
medium (the medium level is usually less than 2/3 of the maximum).
ƒ If you feel a ringing in the ear(s), lower the volume or stop using the
earphone or headphone.
PROTECT YOUR MP3 PLAYER
ƒ Do not leave the player in temperatures above 95°F (35°C), such as a
sauna or a parked car.
ƒ Do not cause excessive impact on the player by dropping it.
ƒ Do not place heavy objects on top of the player.
ƒ Prevent any foreign particles or dust from entering into the product.
ƒ Do not place the product near magnetic objects.
ƒ Be sure to backup important data. Samsung is not responsible for data loss.
ƒ Use only accessories provided by or approved by Samsung.
CAUTION
CAUTION
NOTE
ƒ Do not spray water on the product. Never clean the product with chemical
substances such as benzene or thinner, as it may cause fire, electric
shock or deteriorate the surface.
ƒ Failure to follow these instructions may lead to physical injuries or
damage to the player.
ƒ When printing this user manual, we recommend that you print in color
and check “Fit to Page” in the print option for better viewing.
contents
THE BASICS
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SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO
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What’s included
Using the cable winder
Your MP3 Player
Screen displays
Using the touch button
Using the clip
Charging the battery
Caring for the battery
Turning the Power on & off
Playing music
Controlling the volume
Disabling the buttons
Changing the settings and
preferences
Music preferences
FM Radio preferences
Time preferences
Language preferences
System preferences
Resetting the system
PC requirements
Installing Samsung Media Studio
Organizing folders and files using
Samsung Media Studio
To add folders
To add files
Transferring files to the Player with
Samsung Media Studio
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LISTENING TO MUSIC
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Listening by category
Pausing
Searching within a track
Playing from the beginning of the
current track
Playing the previous or next track
To search a music file
To switch back to the current play
screen
Creating an album (playlist) using
Samsung Media Studio
Adding music files to an album
(playlist) you’ve created
Transferring an album (playlist) to
your player using Media Studio
Playing a playlist
User button custom function
To set user button mode
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MORE THAN MUSIC
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Listening to FM Radio
To search for FM stations
To store stations in the preset memory
To listen to preset stations
To delete a preset
Voice Recording
To stop recording
Recorded file names
To listen to a previously recorded file
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Upgrading firmware
TROUBLESHOOTING
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Troubleshooting
APPENDIX
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Menu Tree
Product Specifications
License
Warranty
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UPGRADING FIRMWARE
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WHAT’S INCLUDED
Your new mp3 player comes with these accessories. If you’re missing any of
these items, contact Samsung Customer Service Center.
Player
Earphones
Cable Winder
Installation CD
Clip
USING THE CABLE WINDER
1. Insert the earphone cable into the winder and wind it around.
2. Clip the earphone cable into the two
holes of the winder.
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YOUR MP3 PLAYER
Earphones
Labeled “L” for the left earpiece and “R”
for the right earpiece. Also serves as an
antenna for FM Radio in the MP3 player.
Earphone connection jack
LED Lighting
User/Recording button
Press to set section repetition, DNSe,
Play Speed, Play Mode, or stop Voice recording.
Press and briefly hold to start Voice recording.
Power & Play/Pause button
Press for play/pause and move to the
selected menu/confirm and save your
selection. Press and briefly hold for power
on/off.
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YOUR MP3 PLAYER (Continued)
These buttons are ‘Touch’ buttons.
Screen display
Up volume button
Press to increase the volume or
move to an upper item/menu.
Left file browser button
Press to move to the previous track/menu or
play the current track from the beginning.
Press and briefly hold to quickly scan tracks.
Down volume button
Press to reduce the volume or move to a lower
item/menu.
Right file browser button
Press to move to next track/menu.
Press and briefly hold to quickly scan tracks.
Back button
Press to return to the previous screen.
Press and briefly hold to move to the
main menu.
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YOUR MP3 PLAYER (Continued)
Hold switch
Push in the direction of the arrow to lock
the button functions.
USB plug
Microphone
Clip hook
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USB switch
Slides the USB plug in and
out
SCREEN DISPLAYS
Music
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DNSe, Play Speed Indicator
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Battery Indicator
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Repeat A-B, Play Mode Indicator
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Play Time Indicator
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Current Music Number/
Total Number Indicator
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Play/Pause, Search Indicator
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Music Title Indicator
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Play Status Bar
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Singer-Song 1
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FM Radio
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Mono/Stereo Indicator
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Battery Indicator
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Current Frequency(MHz) Indicator
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Preset number Indicator
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FM Radio Indicator
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Manual/Preset Indicator
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Frequency Location Indicator
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NOTE
ƒ The screen pictures are for illustration purposes only. The actual screen
may differ.
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USING THE TOUCH BUTTON
Tap on touch screen with your fingertip.
NOTE
ƒ To avoid damage to the touch screen, do not use any object other than your fingers
to operate the touch screen.
ƒ Do not tap on the touch screen if your fingers are not clean.
ƒ Do not tap on the touch screen with gloves on.
USING THE CLIP
Fasten the clip by inserting its protruding part to the clip hook.
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CHARGING THE BATTERY
The battery for your mp3 player will fully charge in about one and a half hours,
although total charging time varies depending on your PC environment.
Charge it before using the player for the first time and when you haven’t used it
for a long time.
Screen Display
ƒ USB Connected
ƒ Charging...
ƒ Fully Charged
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1
1. Slide the
The insertion direction of the USB port may
differ, depending on the PC. Check the
direction of the player’s USB plug before
inserting.
switch.
ƒ The USB plug is revealed.
2. Connect the USB plug to the USB port ( ) on your PC as in the figure.
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CARING FOR THE BATTERY
Your battery will last longer if you follow these simple guidelines for caring for
and storing it.
• Recharge and store the battery within the temperature range of 40°F~95°F
(5°C~35°C ).
• Do not overcharge (longer than 12 hours).
Excessive charging or discharging may shorten the battery’s life.
• Battery life naturally shortens slowly over time.
NOTE
ƒ If you are charging the player while it is connected to a laptop computer, make sure
the laptop’s battery is also fully charged or that the laptop is plugged into its power
source.
TURNING THE POWER ON & OFF
Turning the Power on
Press and briefly hold the
button.
ƒ Power is turned on.
Turning the Power off
Press and briefly hold the
Singer-Song 1
button.
ƒ Power is turned off.
NOTE
ƒ Your mp3 player will be automatically turned off when none of the buttons have
been pressed for a specific length of time in the pause mode. The factory setting for
<Auto Power Off> is 1 minute, but you can change this length of time. See page 22
for more information.
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PLAYING MUSIC
Load music files onto your new mp3 player using Samsung Media Studio.
Learn more about Media Studio on page 29.
1. Press and briefly hold the [
main menu screen.
] button to move to the
2. Press the [ , ] button to select <Music>
then press the [
] button.
and
ƒ The <Music> list will appear.
3. Press the [ , ] button to select the desired list and
then press the [
] button.
4. Press the [ , , ,
] button to select the file to
play and then press the
button.
ƒ The music will start playing.
NOTE
Music
Artists
Albums
Songs
Genres
Singer-Song 1
ƒ Press the [ ] button to move to the previous screen.
Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to move to the main
menu.
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CONTROLLING THE VOLUME
Press the [
,
] button.
ƒ You will see a volume control icon.
ƒ Press the [ ] button to increase the volume or the [
button to decrease it.
]
DISABLING THE BUTTONS
The hold function disables all the other buttons on the mp3 player, so that if
you accidentally bump one-while working out, for example-your music won’t be
interrupted.
1. Push the
switch in the direction of the arrow.
switch in the opposite direction
2. Push the
of the arrow to release the hold function.
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Hold!
CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES
Your mp3 player comes with settings and preferences that were set up at the
factory, but you can change these pre-set values to truly customize your player.
NOTE
ƒ Press the [ ] button to move to the previous screen.
Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to move to the main menu screen.
Music preferences
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button
to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Settings>
and then press the [
Music
User Button Mo..
FM Radio
] button. Time
ƒ The <Settings> menu appears.
3. Press the [ , ] button to select <Music>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The <Music> menu appears.
DNSe
3D-User Set
User EQ Set
Play Mode
4. Use the [ , , ,
] and
buttons to choose the settings you prefer.
ƒ Press the [
ƒ Press the [
ƒ Press the [
NOTE
] button to move to the previous item.
] button to move to the next item/select the menu.
, ] button to move up or down through the current menu.
ƒ If the <Settings> screen is open and you don’t push any buttons for about
40 seconds, the unsaved settings will be lost, and the player will return to
the previous function.
ƒ What is DNSe?
Digital Natural Sound Engine (DNSe) is a sound effect function for MP3 players
developed by Samsung. It provides various sound settings to enhance the type of
music you’re listening to.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
Music setting options
DNSe : Select the right sound for each music genre. Choose either <3D-User>,
<3D-Studio>, <3D-Stage>, <3D-Club>, <Concert Hall>, <Normal>, <Rock>,
<House>, <Dance>, <Jazz>, <Ballad>, <Rhythm & Blues>, <Classical>, or <User
EQ>.
3D-User Set : Sets 3D sound effect and bass enhancement for the 3D-User
function. <3D> can be set between 0~5 levels, and <Bass Enhance> between 0~3
levels. If <3D-User Set> is selected, the setting you’ve made in the <DNSe> menu
will change to <3D-User>.
User EQ Set : You can adjust individual frequencies to adjust the sound to your
preference. Press the [ , ] button to select the frequency you want to adjust.
Press the [ , ] button to adjust the selected frequency’s level and then press the
button. Press the [ ] or [ ] button to select <YES> and then press the
button to save. If <User EQ Set> is selected, the setting you’ve made in
the <DNSe> menu will change to <User EQ>.
Play Mode : Select playback mode such as repeat settings.
Select from <Normal>, <Repeat>, <Repeat One>, and <Shuffle>.
(<Normal> : To play all the tracks in order one time. <Repeat> : To repeat all files.
<Repeat One> : To repeat one file. <Shuffle> : To play files at random.)
Play Speed : Adjust the playback speed of music/voice recording.
Select <x0.7>, <x0.8>, <x0.9>, <x1.0>, <x1.1>, <x1.2>, or <x1.3>.
(The higher the number is, the faster the playback speed is.)
Skip Interval : Set the length of the segment the file will skip when you press the
[ ] or [ ] button during playback. Select either <1 Track>, <3 sec>, <5 sec>,
<7 sec>, <10 sec>, <30 sec>, or <1 min>.
ƒ If the file was developed with a variable bit rate, the actual length of the
skip interval may not be exactly what you select.
ƒ The play speed and skip interval will return to the default (play speed: x1.0,
skip interval: 1 track) each time you turn on the player.
ƒ If the play speed is set to other than x1.0, <DNSe> will be switched to <Normal>.
ƒ The adjusted play speed may differ from the actual speed, depending on the file.
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NOTE
CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
FM Radio preferences
You can set FM radio frequencies automatically and also select the FM
receiving area and sensitivity.
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button
to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Settings>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The <Settings> menu appears.
3. Press the [ , ] button to select <FM
Radio> and then press the [
] button.
Music
User Button Mo..
FM Radio
Time
Auto Preset
FM Region
FM Sensitivity
ƒ The <FM Radio> menu appears.
4. Use the [
,
,
,
] and
buttons to set functions.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
FM Radio setting options
Auto Preset : Automatically scans for available frequencies, which enables you to
quickly find a desired frequency. ► page 21
FM Region : You can change an FM area setting in preparation for overseas
travel. Select either <Korea/US>, <Japan>, or <Other Countries>.
FM Sensitivity : To receive more or fewer FM radio frequencies, adjust the <FM
Sensitivity>. Select either <Low>, <Middle>, and <High>.
If you select <High>, the more frequencies can be received.
ƒ Frequency range by region
- Korea/US: Search for FM frequencies in 100 kHz increments between 87.5 MHz~108.0 MHz.
- Japan: Search for FM frequencies in 100 kHz increments between 76.0 MHz~108.0 MHz.
- Other Countries: Search for FM frequencies in 50 kHz increments between 87.50 MHz~108.00 MHz.
NOTE
ƒ Your previously stored radio frequencies will be deleted when you change
the <FM Region> on your player.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
To set Auto Preset
You can preset up to 20 stations in your MP3 player’s memory and
return to them with the press of just one button. Have the MP3 player
find and store stations automatically.
1. Press the [ , ] button to select <Auto
] button.
Preset> and then press the [
ƒ The Auto Preset confirmation window will appear.
Auto Preset...
2. Press the [ ,
] button to select <YES>
and then press the
button.
ƒ <Auto Preset....> will appear and up to 20 frequencies are automatically set.
Press the [ , ] button to scan for a desired preset frequency.
To cancel Auto Preset
If you want to cancel the auto preset, press any button in the process.
The auto preset setting is canceled, and only frequencies set up to that
point are stored.
NOTE
ƒ Always connect your earphones to the player when searching or setting
frequencies. The earphones serve as antennas to receive FM Radio
reception
ƒ In poor reception areas, the player may not find an available FM frequency.
ƒ If no frequencies were preset, <No Preset> will appear.
ƒ You may want to re-set the stored stations if you’re going to listen to your
MP3 player in a different city. To delete the preset stations and store new
ones, simply repeat the process.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
Time preferences
Setting the time allows you to use the sleep timer, set automatic shut-off
time limits, and even display off.
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button
to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Settings>
and then press the [
button.
]
Music
User Button Mo..
FM Radio
Time
ƒ The <Settings> menu appears.
3. Press the [ , ] button to select <Time>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The <Time> menu appears.
4. Use the [
,
,
,
] and
buttons to set functions.
Time setting options
Sleep : Turns off power automatically after the preset time. Select either <Off>,
<15 min >, <30 min>, <60 min>, <90 min>, or <120 min>.
Auto Power Off : Automatically turns power off when there is no button operation
after the preset time in the pause mode. Select either <15 sec>, <30 sec>,
<1 min>, <3 min>, or <5 min>.
Display Off : If no button is pressed within the time set shown below, the Screen
Display will be automatically turned off. Select either <15 sec>, <30 sec>, <1
min>, <3 min>, <5 min>, or <Always On>. Press any button to turn it back on.
However, pressing the [ , , , , ] button when the HOLD condition is on will
not turn on the display.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
Language preferences
The menus on your new mp3 player can appear in any one of multiple
languages.
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button
to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Settings>
and then press the [
Language
System
] button.
ƒ The <Settings> menu appears.
3. Press the [ , ] button to select <Language>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The <Language> menu appears.
4. Use the [
,
,
,
] and
buttons to set functions.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
Language setting options
Menu : Set the menu language. Select <English>, <
>, <Français>,
<Deutsch>, <Italiano>, <日本語>, <汉语(简体)>, <漢語(繁體)>, <Español>,
<Русский>, <Magyar>, <Nederlands>, <Polski>, <Português>, <Svenska>,
<ไทย>, <Bahasa inggris>, <Український>, <Tiếng Việt>, <Bulgarian>, <Čeština>,
<Dansk>, <Soumi>, <Ελληνικά>, <Norsk>, <Português BR>, <Română>,
<Slovensky>, <Slovenščina>, <Español(Castellano)> or <Türkçe>.
ID3 Tag : Set the language in which the track information will appear.
Select from <Afrikaans> <Basque> <Catalan> <Chinese (S)> <Chinese(T)>
<Czech>, <Danish> <Dutch> <English> <Estonian> <Finnish> <French>
<German> <Greek> <Hrvatski> <Hungarian> <Icelandic> <Italian> <Japanese>
<Korean> <Norwegian> <Polish> <Portuguese> <Romany> <Russian> <Slovak>
<Slovene> <Spanish> <Swedish> <Turkish> <Vietnamese>, <Thai>, <Indonesian>,
<Ukrainian>, <Bulgarian> and <Romanian>.
ƒ The supported languages can be changed or added.
NOTE
ƒ What is ID3 Tag?
This is what is attached to an MP3 to carry information relevant to the file,
such as the title, artist, album, year, genre and a comment field.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
System preferences
Choose the voice recording bit rate, delete a recorded voice file, resume
that’s right for you.
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button
to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Settings>
and then press the [
Language
System
] button.
ƒ The <Settings> menu appears.
3. Press the [
press the [
, ] button to select <System> and then
] button.
ƒ The <System> menu appears.
4. Use the [
,
,
,
] and
buttons to set functions.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
System setting options
Voice Recording Bit Rate : You can select the voice recording quality.
Select either <32kbps> <64kbps> or <128kbps>. (The higher the number is, the
better the audio quality and the larger the file size becomes.)
Delete Record File : You can delete a voice recording file. ► page 27
Resume : Specifies the starting point to restart playback after playback is
stopped. If set to <Off>, the last file will play from the beginning. If set to <On>,
the last file will play from the point it was previously stopped.
Beep : Sets the beep sound for button operations to on or off.
Select either <Off> or <On>.
Volume Limit : You can avoid hearing damage by setting the limit of the volume
when using the earphone. <On> will limit the maximum volume level up to 20.
The maximum volume level when Volume Limit is set to <Off> is 40.
Even if you have select <Off>, the volume will be set back to 20 to avoid hearing
damage when you turn the player back on.
LED Effect : Select LED backlight effect. Select either <Off> <Button> (turns on
when a button is pressed) <Random> or <Always on>.
Default Set : Returns all settings to the default value. Select either <YES> or
<NO>. <YES> initializes all settings to default. <NO> cancels default settings.
Format : Formats the internal memory. Select either <YES> or <NO>.
Selecting <YES> will format the internal memory and delete all files on the player.
Selecting <NO> does not format the internal memory.
About : Checks the firmware version, number of tracks, remaining memory.
NOTE
ƒ Regarding the Built-In Memory
1GB=1,000,000,000 bytes : actual formatted capacity may be less as the
internal firmware uses a portion of the memory.
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CHANGING THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES (Continued)
To Delete a Recorded Voice File
1. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Delete Record File> and then press the
[
] button.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select a file to
] button.
delete and then press the [
ƒ <Delete?> will appear.
3. Press the [ ,
] button to select <YES>
and then press the
button.
Voice Recording ..
Delete Record F..
Resume
Beep
V0001.mp3
V0002.mp3
V0003.mp3
V0004.mp3
ƒ The selected file will be deleted.
CAUTION
ƒ Files cannot be restored after they are deleted.
Please check before deleting files.
Delete?
ƒ Deleting a file will stop playing the current music.
NOTE
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RESETTING THE SYSTEM
If your mp3 player won’t turn on, won’t play music, or isn’t recognized by your
computer when you connect it, you may have to reset the system.
1
2
Push the
switch in the direction of
the arrow.
and
Press and briefly hold the
buttons at the same time to
reset the system.
ƒ The system will be initialized.
ƒ Your settings and files will not be affected.
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Samsung Media Studio
Samsung Media Studio is the easy-to-use software application that
helps you organize your files on your PC. With your files already sorted
and organized in Media Studio, you can quickly transfer them to your
mp3 without searching your entire hard drive for the right file.
PC REQUIREMENTS
Your PC system must meet the following minimum specifications in order to
install and run Media Studio:
• Pentium 300MHz or higher
• USB Port 2.0
• Windows XP Service Pack 2 or higher
• DirectX 9.0 or higher
• 100MB of free hard disc space
• CD Rom Drive (2X or higher)
• Windows Media Player 10.0 or higher
• Resolution 1024 X 768 or higher
• Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher
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INSTALLING SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO
CAUTION
ƒ Ensure that you run the <Media Studio> installer in your PC’s administrator account.
Otherwise, <Media Studio> will not be installed. To find the administrator account,
please refer to your PC’s user manual.
1. Insert the Installation CD provided
with the player into the CD-ROM drive.
2. Click <Install Now>.
3. Click <Next>.
ƒ <Media Studio> installation starts and then creates
an
icon on your desktop when installation is
complete.
Next >
CAUTION
ƒ Use care when inserting the Installation CD into a vertically oriented CD-ROM drive.
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ORGANIZING FOLDERS AND FILES USING
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO
Media Studio enables you to select and organize files and folders before
transferring them to your player. This will make scanning files on your mp3
player easier and faster.
2
1
1. Slide the
The insertion direction of the USB port may differ,
depending on the PC. Check the direction of the player’s
USB plug before inserting.
switch.
ƒ The USB plug is revealed.
2. Connect the USB plug to the USB port ( ) on your PC as in the figure.
ƒ <USB Connected> appears on the screen display of the player.
ƒ <Media Studio> will automatically start when the player is connected to your PC
ƒ If the program does not start automatically, double click the <Media Studio> icon
the desktop.
Ejecting the USB Plug
ƒ Slide the
player.
on
Inserting the USB Plug
switch to eject the USB plug from the
2
Inserting the USB Plug
ƒ Push the USB plug back into the player while sliding the
switch.
ƒ Be sure to slide and hold the
switch when you push
the USB plug into the player. Otherwise, the player may be
CAUTION
damaged.
1
samsung media studio _ 31
ORGANIZING FOLDERS AND FILES USING
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO (Continued)
[YP-U3[MTP]]
[YP-U3[MTP]]
3. Click the
ƒ Click
icon.
to display music list.
ƒ All functions are disabled during connection.
NOTE
CAUTION
ƒ If you connect the USB plug to the PC in the Low Battery condition, the player will
be charged for several minutes before connecting to the PC.
ƒ Connect the player to the computer directly rather than through a USB hub to avoid
an unstable connection.
32 _ samsung media studio
ORGANIZING FOLDERS AND FILES USING
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO (Continued)
To add folders
4. Click <Add Folder> on the bottom
of <Media Studio>.
ƒ The <Open Folder> window will appear.
5. Select the folder to add and click
<OK>.
ƒ The files of the selected folder are
added to the list on the left side the
<Media Studio> Screen.
To add files
4. Click <Add File> on the bottom
of <Media Studio>.
ƒ The <Open> window will appear.
5. Select the files to add and click
<Open>.
ƒ The files are added to the list on the left
side the <Media Studio> Screen.
NOTE
ƒ Samsung Media Studio has a thorough Help function. If you can’t find the
answer to your question about Media Studio, click <MENU> → <Help> →
<Help> on the top of the <Media Studio> program.
samsung media studio _ 33
TRANSFERRING FILES TO THE PLAYER WITH
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO
<Media Studio> file transfer is the easiest way to get files from your PC to your
mp3 player.
[YP-U3[MTP]]
3
4
[YP-U3[MTP]]
5
1. Slide the
switch.
ƒ The USB plug is revealed.
2. Connect the USB plug to the USB port ( ) on your PC.
ƒ <USB Connected> appears on the screen display of the player.
Media Studio will automatically start when the player is connected to your PC.
ƒ If the program does not start automatically, double Click the <Media Studio> icon
on the desktop.
CAUTION
ƒ Connect the player to your computer directly rather than through a USB hub to
avoid an unstable connection.
34 _ samsung media studio
TRANSFERRING FILES TO THE PLAYER WITH
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO (Continued)
3. Click the
ƒ Click
icon.
to display music list.
4. Select the file to transfer from the list on the left side.
5. Click the
icon.
ƒ The file you selected is transferred to the player.
CAUTION
NOTE
ƒ Do not disconnect the USB plug during file transfer. Disconnecting during transfer
may damage the player or your PC.
ƒ Music recognition technology and related data are provided by Gracenote and
Gracenote CDDB® Music Recognition ServiceSM.
ƒ CDDB is a registered trademark of Gracenote. The Gracenote logo and logotype,
the Gracenote CDDB logo and logotype, and the “Powered by Gracenote CDDB”
logo are trademarks of Gracenote. Music Recognition Service and MRS are service
marks of Gracenote.
samsung media studio _ 35
listening to music
ƒ Before you start - Connect the earphones, then turn on the player, and check the battery.
NOTE
ƒ Press the [ ] button to move to the previous screen.
Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to move to the main menu screen.
LISTENING BY CATEGORY
2
3
Music
Artists
Albums
Songs
Genres
4
Singer-Song 1
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select <Music>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The <Music> list will appear.
3. Press the [ , ] button to select the desired list and then press the [
4. Press the [ , , ,
] button to select the file to play and then press the
] button.
button.
ƒ The music will start playing.
Music List
File information including the artist name, album name, music title and genre will be displayed according to
the ID3 tag information on the appropriate music file. A file without an ID3 Tag is displayed as [Unknown].
Artists : To play by artist
Genres : To play by genre
Albums : To play by album
Playlists : To play by Playlist
Songs : To play in numeric or alphabetical order
NOTE
ƒ MP3 and WMA music files are compatible with the player.
ƒ MP1 or MP2 files which only have a changed extension to MP3, may not play on the player.
ƒ What is ID3 Tag?
This is what is attached to an MP3 to carry information relevant to the such as the title,
artist, album, year, genre and a comment field.
36 _ listening to music
PAUSING
1. Press the
button while the music is playing.
ƒ The music playback will be paused.
2. Press the
button again.
ƒ The music will play from the point where it stopped.
SEARCHING WITHIN A TRACK
1. Press and briefly hold the [
playing.
] or [
] button while the selected track is
ƒ It searches to the beginning or the end of the track.
2. Release the button at the point you wish to start.
ƒ It starts playing from the point you release the button.
PLAYING FROM THE BEGINNING OF THE CURRENT
TRACK
1. Press the [
] button after 3 seconds of play.
ƒ The current track starts playing from the beginning.
PLAYING THE PREVIOUS OR NEXT TRACK
1. Press the [
] button within 3 seconds of play.
ƒ The previous track will start playing.
2. Press the [
] button.
ƒ The next track will start playing.
CAUTION
ƒ When playing VBR files, the previous track may not play even if you press the
[ ] button within 3 seconds of the play.
listening to music _ 37
TO SEARCH A MUSIC FILE
1. Press the [
playing.
] button while the selected music file is
ƒ The file list of the folder will appear.
2. Press the [
] button to move to the upper folder.
3. Press the [
,
4. Use the [
5. Press the [
Singer-Song 1
Singer-Song 2
Singer-Song 3
Singer-Song 4
] button to select a folder of your choice.
] button to move to the file list of the selected folder.
,
] button to select a file of your choice.
6. Press the
button.
ƒ The music file will start playing.
TO SWITCH BACK TO THE CURRENT PLAY SCREEN
You can return to the current play screen at any time while using other functions.
1. Press and briefly hold the [
to the main menu screen.
] button to move
2. Press the [ , ] button to select <Now Playing>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The player switches back to the current play screen.
38 _ listening to music
Now Playing
CREATING AN ALBUM (PLAYLIST) USING
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO
With Samsung <Media Studio>, you can create your own collection, or album,
of audio files.
ƒ Before you start - Connect the player to your PC.
Media Studio must be installed on your PC.
[YP-U3[MTP]]
My Album
OK
2
1
[YP-U3[MTP]]
3
5
New Album
1. Click <My Album> on the top of <Media Studio>.
ƒ The <My Album> window appears.
2. Click <New Album> on the bottom.
ƒ The <Creation> window appears.
3. Type in the album title and click [OK].
ƒ A new album (playlist) will be named and stored in the <My Album> section
of <Media Studio>.
listening to music _ 39
CREATING AN ALBUM (PLAYLIST) USING
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO (Continued)
Adding music files to an Album (Playlist) you’ve created
[YP-U3[MTP]]
My PC
1
2
4
My Album
5
3
1. Click <My PC> on the top of <Media Studio>.
ƒ The <My PC> window appears.
2. Click <My Album> in the right corner of the window.
ƒ The <My Album> window appears.
3. Double click on an album in the right window.
4. Select files that you want to transfer in the <My PC> window.
5. Click
.
ƒ The selected files will be added to the album (playlist).
40 _ listening to music
CREATING AN ALBUM (PLAYLIST) USING
SAMSUNG MEDIA STUDIO (Continued)
Transferring an Album (Playlist) to your player using
Media Studio
[YP-U3[MTP]]
1
2
[YP-U3[MTP]]
My Album
3
1. Click <My Album> on the top of <Media Studio>.
ƒ The <My Album> window appears.
2. Select an album in the <My Album> list.
3. Click
.
ƒ The selected album will be transferred to the player folder by folder in
<Music> of the main menu → <Playlists>.
listening to music _ 41
PLAYING A PLAYLIST
ƒ Before you start - See pages 39~41 to see how to create and transfer playlists to
your player. Be sure to remove the player from your PC.
1. Press and briefly hold the [
main menu screen.
] button to move to the
Playlists
2. Press the [ , ] button to select <Music>
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The <Music> list will appear.
3. Press the [
press the [
, ] button to select <Playlists> and then
] button.
ƒ The <Playlists> (the “My Album” you just transferred) will appear.
ƒ If there is no playlist found, you will see a <No file.> message on the screen.
4. Press the [ , ] button to select the playlist of your choice,
and then press the [
] button.
ƒ The music files saved in the selected Playlist will appear.
5. Press the [
press the
,
] button to select the file to play and then
button.
ƒ The music will start playing.
42 _ listening to music
USER BUTTON CUSTOM FUNCTION
You can set the
button to control one of four modes listed below.
After setting, you can access the mode directly with the
button.
To set User Button Mode
Use the
button during playback for simple mode change.
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button
to move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Settings>
and then press the [
Music
User Button Mo..
FM Radio
] button. Time
ƒ The <Settings> menu will appear.
3. Press the [
press the [
, ] button to select <User Button Mode> and then
] button.
ƒ The <User Button Mode> menu will appear.
4. Press the [
press the
,
] button to select the user button mode and then
button.
User Button Mode List
Repeat A-B : Sets section repeat.
DNSe : Allows you to select an appropriate sound effect for music.
Play Speed : Adjusts the playback speed between fast and slow.
Play Mode : Selects the repeat playback mode.
listening to music _ 43
USER BUTTON CUSTOM FUNCTION (Continued)
To set Section Repeat
This function enables you to listen to specific parts of a track repeatedly.
Recommended for language learning.
2
3
Singer-Song 1
Singer-Song 1
1. Set the User Button Mode to <Repeat A-B> and play a file of your
choice.
2. Press the
to repeat.
button at the beginning of the section you want
ƒ The starting point is set and <AJ> will appear in the screen display window.
3. Press the
button again to set the ending of the section
you want to repeat.
ƒ <AQB> will appear on the screen and the specified section starts to play
repeatedly.
To cancel Section Repeat
Press the
button again during Section Repeat.
Section Repeat will be canceled.
NOTE
ƒ Section Repeat will be automatically canceled in the following case.
The starting point of the section repeat is set but the ending point is not set
until after the current track ends.
44 _ listening to music
USER BUTTON CUSTOM FUNCTION (Continued)
To use the DNSe button
Set the User Button Mode to <DNSe> and press the
button.
DNSe mode changes in the following order each time the button is pressed
(Normal)
(Rock)
(House)
(Dance)
(Jazz)
(Ballad)
(Rhythm & Blues)
(User EQ)
(3D-User)
(3D-Studio)
(Classical)
(3D-Stage)
(3D-Club) (Concert Hall).
To use the Play Speed button
Set the User Button Mode to <Play Speed> and press the
button.
Playback speed changes in the following order each time the button is pressed
<NOR>, <x1.1>, <x1.2>, <x1.3>, <x0.7>, <x0.8>, <x0.9>.
To use the Play Mode button
Set the User Button Mode to <Play Mode> and press the
button.
Playback mode changes in the following order each time the button is pressed
(Normal)
(Repeat)
(Repeat One)
(Shuffle).
NOTE
ƒ What is DNSe?
Digital Natural Sound Engine (DNSe) is a sound effect function for MP3
players developed by Samsung. It provides various sound settings to
enhance the type of music you’re listening to.
listening to music _ 45
more than music
You’ll enjoy much more than music with your new mp3 player.
Listen to FM Radio, Voice recording. Your mp3 player brings this and
more right to the palm of your hand.
LISTENING TO FM RADIO
ƒ Before you start - Connect the earphones, then turn on the player, and check the
battery.
NOTE
ƒ Press the [ ] button to move to the previous screen.
Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to move to the main menu screen.
1. Press and briefly hold the [
to the main menu screen.
] button to move
2. Press the [ , ] button to select <FM Radio>
and then press the
button.
FM Radio
ƒ FM radio reception will start.
NOTE
ƒ Always connect your earphones to the player when searching or setting
frequencies. The earphones serve as antennas to receive FM Radio reception.
ƒ In poor reception areas, the player may not find an available FM frequency.
46 _ more than music
LISTENING TO FM RADIO (Continued)
NOTE
ƒ Press the [ ] button to move to the previous screen.
Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to move to the main menu screen.
To search for FM stations
1. Press the
<MANUAL>.
button and select
Auto Searching....
ƒ <MANUAL> wıll appear.
2. Press and briefly hold the [
and then release.
] or [
] button
ƒ <Auto Searching....> appears on the display.
The search will stop at the frequency nearest from
the point the button is released.
OR,
] button to progress
2. Press the [ ] or [
through the frequencies one by one.
more than music _ 47
LISTENING TO FM RADIO (Continued)
To store stations in the Preset memory
1. Press the
<MANUAL>.
button to select
ƒ <MANUAL> wıll appear.
Save?
2. Press the [ ] or [
] button to search
for station frequencies to preset.
3. Press the
button.
ƒ <Save?> will appear.
4. Press the [
press the
] or [
] button to select a preset number and then
button.
ƒ The selected station is set as a preset number.
NOTE
ƒ To scan for a preset frequency automatically, refer to page 21.
To listen to preset stations
1. Press the
<PRESET>.
button and select
ƒ <PRESET> will appear.
2. Press the [ ] or [
] button to scroll
through preset stations.
ƒ If no frequencies were preset, <No Preset> will appear.
NOTE
48 _ more than music
LISTENING TO FM RADIO (Continued)
To delete a preset
Follow the steps below to delete frequencies while listening to FM Radio.
1. Press the
<PRESET>.
button and select
Delete?
ƒ <PRESET> wıll appear.
2. Press the [ ] or [
] button to search
for preset frequencies to delete.
button.
3. Press the
ƒ <Delete?> will appear.
4. Press the [
] or [
button.
] button to select <YES> and then press the
ƒ The selected preset number is deleted.
ƒ If you don’t want to delete the preset number, select <NO>.
more than music _ 49
VOICE RECORDING
You can record your own voice, speeches, lectures, and other outside sounds
with your mp3 player. You can also adjust the quality of the recording by
selecting a different bit rate. For more information on setting the voice recording
bit rate, see page 26.
Method 1
You can record a voice recording at any time
while using other functions.
button.
Press and briefly hold the
ƒ Voice recording will start as soon as the file name is displayed.
Method 2
1. Press and briefly hold the [ ] button to
move to the main menu screen.
2. Press the [ , ] button to select
<Voice Record>
and then press the
[
] button.
Voice Record
ƒ The <Voice Record> list appears.
3. Press the [ ,
[
] button.
] button to select <Record> and then press the
ƒ The confirmation window will appear.
4. Press the [
,
] button to select <YES> and then press the
button.
ƒ Voice recording will start as soon as the file name is displayed
Voice Record List
Record : You can make a voice-recording.
Recorded Files : You can play and listen to recorded files.
50 _ more than music
VOICE RECORDING (Continued)
To stop recording
1. Press the
recording to stop.
button when you want
ƒ The confirmation window will appear.
Check recorded
file?
2. Press the [ ,
] button to select <YES> or
<NO> and then press the
button.
ƒ <YES> the just recorded file will play.
ƒ <NO> the just recorded file will not play.
ƒ The recorded file is stored in the <Voice Record>
<Recorded Files>.
CAUTION
of the main menu →
ƒ Do not place the microphone too close or too far away during recording, as this
can affect the recording quality.
ƒ Voice recording is not enabled if the memory is full or the battery capacity is
low.
ƒ You can make a voice recording for about 66 hours (based on 32Kbps, 1GB)
NOTE
ƒ Press the
button if you want to pause recording.
ƒ FM radio stations cannot be recorded.
more than music _ 51
VOICE RECORDING (Continued)
Recorded file names
While recording, the MP3 player generates a file name automatically.
The filename follows the format <VNNNN.mp3>, where V indicates the
voice recording file and NNNN defines the recording number.
For example, file name V0003.mp3 is the third voice-recording file to be saved.
To listen to a previously recorded file
1. Press and briefly hold the [
screen.
2. Press the [
press the [
] button to move to the main menu
, ] button to select <Voice Record>
] button.
and then
ƒ The <Voice Record> list will appears.
3. Press the [
press the [
, ] button to select <Recorded Files> and then
] button.
ƒ The <Recorded files> list will appear.
4. Use [
,
5. Press the
] button to select a recorded file of your choice.
button.
ƒ The recorded file will start playing.
52 _ more than music
upgrading firmware
Future upgrades may be available for this player to enhance performance and
compatibility.
1. Connect to http://www.samsung.com, select [SUPPORT] [DOWNLOAD
CENTER] and then select your player.
2. When the player page appears, select [Firmware] below the model name to
download the latest firmware.
3. Uncompress the downloaded file onto your Desktop.
ƒ The uncompressed files will be displayed.
4. Connect the player to your PC.
5. Right click on the Start button on the bottom
left of your PC’s screen, then choose Explore
to Open Windows Explorer on your PC.
ƒ [Samsung YP-U3] is displayed in Windows
Explorer.
upgrading firmware _ 53
6. Locate and click on the Desktop icon in
Windows Explorer (left column).
The contents of the Desktop will appear in the
right column.
7. Locate and select the Firmware update files
(right column) and drag-and-drop it into
the folder of [Samsung YP-U3] [Data] [System].
8. After disconnecting USB plug, the player will be turned off automatically.
9. Press and briefly hold the
button.
ƒ The firmware will be upgraded.
ƒ When upgrading is complete, the player will be turned off automatically.
ƒ Check the battery charge status of the player. If the battery is not sufficiently
NOTE
charged, the firmware will not be upgraded.
ƒ You need to have at least 20 MB of free space on the player for the upgrade.
54 _ upgrading firmware
troubleshooting
If you have a problem with your new mp3 player, check for a solution
in this list. If the problem persists, contact Samsung Customer Service
Center near you.
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
Power will not turn on.
• Power will not turn on if the battery is
completely drained. Recharge the battery and
turn the power on again.
• In Hold state, press and briefly hold the
and
buttons at the same
time to reset the system
Buttons do not work.
• Check if the
switch is in the direction
of the arrow position.
• Check if you pressed the right button, then
press again.
• In Hold state, press and briefly hold the
and
buttons at the same
time to reset the system
The screen will not
turn on.
• If <Display Off> is selected from <Settings> →
<Time>, the screen display will be turned off.
Press any button and see if it turns on.
However, pressing the [ , , ,
, ] button
when the HOLD condition is on will not turn on
the display.
• The screen may not be visible under direct
sunlight.
troubleshooting _ 55
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
Power is turning off.
• Check the battery status.
• The power is automatically turned off when the
battery is completely drained. Recharge the
battery.
• If <Auto Power Off> is selected from
<Settings> → <Time>, the Power in the pause
mode will be turned off. Turn on the Player.
Battery life differs from
the manual.
• The battery life can vary depending on the
sound mode and display setting.
• Battery life may be shortened when the player
is left for extended periods in low or high
temperatures.
Media Studio Program
Malfunction
• Check if your PC meets the basic system
requirements.
• Check the USB plug if it’s correctly connected
and try again.
Connection to your PC
is disabled.
The file transfer rate is
too slow.
56 _ troubleshooting
• Press <Start> on the toolbar of your PC to run
Windows Update. Select Key Updates and
Service Packs, then update all. Reboot your
PC and reconnect.
• If you are running multiple programs including
<Media Studio> on your PC, the file transfer
rate will be slow. Exit unnecessary programs
and try transferring again.
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
Player isn’t playing.
• Check if the available file has been saved in
the memory.
• Check if the music file is damaged.
• Check if there is enough battery power.
File upload doesn’t
work.
• Check if the USB plug is securely connected.
Reconnect if necessary.
• Check if the memory is full.
• In Hold state, press and briefly hold the
and
buttons at the same
time to reset the system.
Files or data are
missing.
• Check if the USB plug has been disconnected
during file or data transmission. If this is
the case, it may cause serious damage not
only to files/data but also to the product. You
have to be extra cautious as Samsung is not
responsible for data loss.
Abnormal play time
display during play.
• Check if the file is in Variable Bit Rate (VBR)
format.
Abnormal display of file
name.
• Go to <Settings> → <Language> → <ID3
Tag> in the Main Menu screen and set an
appropriate language.
The product is hot.
• Heat may be generated during recharging. This
has no effect on the product life or functions.
troubleshooting _ 57
appendix
MENU TREE
Here’s a quick look at how the menus and functions are organized on your new
mp3 player.
Menu Select Screen
Music
Music
FM Radio
User Button
Mode
Voice Record
FM Radio
Time
Settings
Now Playing
Language
System
DNSe
Repeat A-B
Auto Preset
Sleep
Menu
Voice Recording
Bit Rate
3D-User Set
DNSe
FM Region
Auto Power Off
ID3 Tag
Delete Record
File
User EQ Set
Play Speed
FM Sensitivity
Display Off
Play Mode
Play Mode
Resume
Beep
Play Speed
Volume Limit
Skip Interval
LED Effect
Default Set
Format
About
58 _ appendix
PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
Model Name
Power
Built-in Battery Power
File Compatibility
Supported Number of
Files
Earphone Output
Output Frequency
Range
Signal to Noise Ratio
Play Time
Temperature Range for
Operation
Case
Weight
Dimensions (WxHxD)
FM Frequency
FM Signal to Noise
Ratio
FM T.H.D
FM Useable Sensitiivity
YP-U3
3.7V (Li-Polymer Rechargeable)
250 mAh
MPEG1/2/2.5 Layer3(8kbps~320kbps, 8kHz~48kHz)
WMA(48kbps~192kbps,8kHz~48kHz)
File: Max. 1500,
Voice Recorded File: Max. 512
20mW (16Ω)
20Hz~20KHz
90dB with A filter (Based on 1KHz 0dB)
15 hours of music play (MP3 128kbps, Volume 15,
Normal sound mode)
-5~35°C (23~95°F)
Plastics
22.8g
80 X 25.4 X 11 mm
87.5~108.0 MHz
55 dB
1%
10dBμ
ƒ The contents of this Manual are subject to change without prior notice for
further improvement.
ƒ This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
appendix _ 59
LICENSE
The product unit accompanying this user manual is licensed under certain
intellectual property rights of certain third parties. This license is limited to
private non-commercial use by end-user consumers for licensed contents.
No rights are granted for commercial use. The license does not cover any
product unit other than this product unit and the license does not extend to
any unlicensed product unit or process conforming to ISO/IEC 11172-3 or
ISO/IEC 13818-3 used or sold in combination with this product unit. The license
only covers the use of this product unit to encode and/or decode audio files
conforming to the ISO/IEC 11172-3 or ISO/IEC 13818-3. No rights are granted
under this license for product features or functions that do not conform to the
ISO/IEC 11172-3 or ISO/IEC 13818-3.
Samsung Limited Warranty
Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. (SECA),
warrants that this product is free from defective material and workmanship
SECA further warrants that if this product fails to operate properly within the
specified warranty period and the failure is due to improper workmanship or
defective material SECA will repair or replace the product at its option.
All warranty repairs must be performed by a SECA authorized service centre.
(The name and address of the location nearest you can be obtained by calling
toll free 1-800-726-7864 or visiting our web site at www.samsung.ca)
Labour
Parts
one (1) year (carry-in)
one (1) year
On carry-in models, transportation to and from the service centre is the
customer’s responsibility.
The original dated sales receipt must be retained by the customer and
is the only acceptable proof of purchase. It must be presented to the
authorized service centre at the time service is requested.
Exclusions
This warranty does not cover damage due to accident, fire flood and/or
other acts of God; misuse, incorrect line voltage, improper installation,
improper or unauthorized repairs, commercial use, or damage that occurs
in shipping. Exterior and interior finish, lamps and glass are not covered
under this warranty. Customer adjustments which are explained in the
instruction manual are not covered under the terms of this warranty. This
warranty will automatically be voided for any unit found with a missing or
altered serial number. This warranty is valid only on
products purchased and used in Canada.
If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products,
please contact the SAMSUNG customer care centre.
Samsung Electronics Canada Inc., Customer Service
1-800-SAMSUNG (7267864)
www.samsung.com/ca
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