Sharp MT821 - MiniDisc Recorder - Metallic Operating instructions

3-867-149-24 (1)
Portable
CD Player
Operating Instructions
About the area code
The area code of the location in which you purchased the CD player
is shown on upper left of the bar code label on the package.
For accessories supplied with your CD player, check the area code
of your model and see “Accessories (supplied/optional).”
D-E01
D-EJ01
 1999 by Sony Corporation
WARNING
To prevent fire or shock
hazard, do not expose the unit
to rain or moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do
not open the cabinet. Refer
servicing to qualified
personnel only.
CAUTION
The use of optical instruments with this
product will increase eye hazard.
Owner’s Record
The model number is located at the rear and
the serial number is located in the battery
compartment. Record these numbers in the
spaces provided below. Refer to them
whenever you call upon your Sony dealer
regarding this product.
Model No. ___________________
Serial No. ___________________
Certain countries may regulate disposal of
the battery used to power this product. Please
consult with your local authority.
For the customers in the USA and Canada
DISPOSAL OF NICKEL METAL HYDRIDE
BATTERY.
NICKEL METAL HYDRIDE BATTERY.
DISPOSE OF PROPERLY.
You can return your unwanted nickel metal hydride
batteries to your nearest Sony Service Center or Factory
Service Center.
Note: In some areas the disposal of nickel metal
hydride batteries in household or business trash may
be prohibited.
For the Sony Service Center nearest you call 1-800222-SONY (United States only)
For the Sony Factory Service Center nearest you call
416-499-SONY (Canada only)
Caution: Do not handle damaged or leaking nickel
metal hydride battery.
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INFORMATION
Listening for many hours at maximum
volume may damage your hearing.
For the customers in the 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 on a circuit
different from that to which the receiver is connected.
– Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV
technician for help.
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not
expressly approved in this manual could void your
authority to operate this equipment.
For the customers in Australia
The supply cord of the AC power adaptor cannot be
replaced; if the cord is damaged, the AC power adaptor
should be discarded.
Table of Contents
Getting started
Locating the Controls .................................. 4
Playing a CD
1. Connect your CD player. ......................... 6
2. Insert a CD. ............................................. 6
3. Play a CD. ............................................... 8
Playback options
Playing tracks repeatedly (Repeat play) .... 11
Playing a single track (Single play) ........... 11
Playing tracks in random order
(Shuffle play) ......................................... 11
Playing tracks in your favorite order
(PGM play) ............................................ 12
Connecting a power source
Using the rechargeable batteries ................ 18
Using dry batteries ..................................... 19
Notes on the power source ........................ 20
Using the carrying case ............................. 20
Additional information
Precautions ................................................ 21
Maintenance .............................................. 21
Troubleshooting ......................................... 22
Specifications ............................................ 24
Accessories (supplied/optional) ................ 25
Available features
G-PROTECTION function ........................ 13
Displaying CD text information ................ 13
Checking the remaining time on the CD and
the number of tracks left ....................... 14
Emphasizing the bass sound (SOUND) .... 14
Protecting your hearing (AVLS) ................ 15
Locking the controls (HOLD) ................... 15
Connecting your CD player
Connecting a stereo system ....................... 16
Using your CD player in a car ................... 17
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Getting started
Locating the Controls
For details, see pages in parentheses.
CD player (front)
1 ./>
(AMS/search)
buttons
(pages 8, 11, 12)
2 VOLUME +/–
buttons
(page 8)
3 Battery compartment
(pages 18)
6 EXT BATT (external
battery)/DC IN 4.5 V
(external power input)
jack (pages 6, 18, 19)
7 LINE OUT
(OPTICAL)
(page 16)
8 CLOSE button
(page 7)
9 OPEN/EJECT
tab
(pages 6, 7)
4 x (stop) •CHG (charge)
button
(pages 8, 18)
q; i/REMOTE jack
(page 6)
5 u (play/pause)
button
(page 8, 12)
qa CHG (charge)/
HOLD lamp
(pages 15, 18)
CD player (rear)
qs HOLD switch
(page 15)
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qd AVLS switch
(page 15)
Remote control
(Front)
Getting started
qg LIGHT button
Press to illuminate the display on the remote control
for about 5 seconds when using the player on the
rechargeable batteries or alkaline batteries.
qh Display
(pages 9, 11 - 15)
qf x (stop)•CHG (charge)
button
(pages 8, 18)
qj DISPLAY button
(page 13, 14)
qk VOLUME +/–
buttons (page 8)
ql Jog lever
u: play/pause (pages 8,12)
./>: AMS/search
(pages 8, 11, 12)
(Rear)
w; REPEAT/ENTER
button (pages 10 - 12)
wd Clip
You can turn and
change the angle of the
clip.
wa PLAY MODE button
(pages 10 - 12)
wf HOLD switch
(page 15)
ws SOUND button
(page 14)
Note
Use only the supplied remote control. You cannot
operate this CD player with the remote control
supplied with other CD players.
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Playing a CD
You can also use rechargeable batteries, dry batteries and a car battery as a power source.
1. Connect your CD player.
to an AC outlet
1 Connect the AC power adaptor.
2 Connect the headphones/earphones
with remote control.
AC power
adaptor
For models supplied with the AC plug
adaptor
If the AC power adaptor does not fit the AC
outlet, use the AC plug adaptor.
to EXT
BATT/DC
IN 4.5V
For models supplied with the remote
control.
• Connect the plug of the headphones/
earphones to the remote control.
• Connect the headphones/earphones to
the remote control firmly. A loose
connection may cause noise during
playback.
Headphones
or
Earphones
u button
to i/
REMOTE
2. Insert a CD.
1 Pull out the OPEN/EJECT tab.
2 Slide the tab to open the shutter of
the CD compartment.
Shutter
3 Insert the CD into the slot with the
label side up, and push it .
The shutter closes automatically.
4 Push back the OPEN/EJECT tab.
OPEN/EJECT
tab
With the label side up
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Playing an 8-cm (3-inch) CD
(for the customers having purchased JE.W, HK2, CN2 and E13 models)
You cannot play an 8-cm CD on this CD player without using an adaptor. Make sure to attach an
8-cm CD adaptor to the CD before inserting it into the player.
• Do not insert an 8-cm CD only into the slot.
• Do not insert an 8-cm CD adaptor CSA-8 only into the slot.
If you do, try to remove it by turning the slot side down and shaking the player. In some cases
you will not be able to remove it.
Playing a CD
Attaching an adaptor to an 8-cm CD
1 Slide the CD into the inner groove and under two
of the tabs on the inner circle of adaptor in the
numbered order.
Label side of the CD
Label side of the adaptor
2 Pull the third tab out away from the CD and the
CD will slip into place. Release the third tab and
the CD will be held firmly in place.
3 Check that all the tabs are even with the surface of
the adaptor.
Also check that the CD is set correctly in the
grooves of the adaptor.
If the tabs protrude, press them
back down into place. Otherwise,
the player may malfunction.
Removing the CD
1 Press x•CHG to stop playing the CD.
2 Pull out the OPEN/EJECT tab and slide it.
The CD appears from the slot.
3 Remove the CD, and press the CLOSE button to
close the shutter of the CD compartment.
4 Push back the OPEN/EJECT tab.
CLOSE button
OPEN/
EJECT tab
Note
If you pull out the OPEN/EJECT tab without pressing x•CHG in step 1, the CD may be damaged or
malfunction may occur.
(Continued)
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3. Play a CD.
Press u.
Adjust the volume by
pressing VOLUME + or –.
Using the remote control
The lever marked with .-u-> is the jog
lever. Press or slide the lever to operate your CD
player.
Slide
Slide
Press
To
Play/Pause
Stop
Find the beginning of the current track (AMS*1)
Find the beginning of the previous tracks (AMS)
Find the beginning of the next track (AMS)
Find the beginning of the succeeding tracks (AMS)
Go backwards quickly
Go forward quickly
*1 Automatic Music Sensor
*2 These operations can be done during both play and pause.
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Do this
Press the jog lever toward u.
Press x•CHG.*2
Slide the jog lever toward . once.*2
Slide the jog lever toward .
repeatedly.*2
Slide the jog lever toward > once.*2
Slide the jog lever toward >
repeatedly.*2
Slide and hold the jog lever toward
..*2
Slide and hold the jog lever toward
>.*2
About the display
• When you press u after changing the CD or turning off and on the player, the total number
of tracks in the CD and total playing time appear for about two seconds.
• During play, the track number and the elapsed playing time of the current track appear.
• During play of a CD containing text information, the disc name, artist name and the elapsed
playing time of the current track appear. For details, see “Displaying CD text information”.
• Between tracks, the time to the beginning of the next track appears with the “-” indication.
• During pause, the elapsed playing time flashes.
Playing a CD
If the volume level does not increase
Is AVLS set to “LIMIT”? Set AVLS to “NORM.” For details, see “Protecting your hearing
(AVLS).”
Playback starts from the point you stopped
Your CD player can recall the playback point where you stopped and then resume playing from
the same place (resume function). There is no ON/OFF switch of the resume function on this CD
player.
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Playback options
You can enjoy various ways of playback using PLAY MODE and REPEAT/ENTER.
PLAY MODE button
Each time you press the button, you can
change the playback mode.
“No indication”
(Normal play)
“1”
(Play a single track)
REPEAT/ENTER button
“SHUF”
(Play tracks in random order)
“PGM”
(Play tracks in your favorite order)
REPEAT
You can repeat play that is selected using
PLAY MODE.
ENTER
You can select tracks for PGM play
mode.
x•CHG button
Jog lever
(u, ./>)
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Playing tracks repeatedly
(Repeat play)
You can play tracks repeatedly in normal, single, shuffle and PGM play modes.
During playback, press REPEAT/ENTER.
Playing a single track
(Single play)
During playback, press PLAY MODE
repeatedly until “1” appears.
Playing tracks in random order
(Shuffle play)
During playback, press PLAY MODE
repeatedly until “SHUF” appears.
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Playback options
Note on ./>
During Repeat play, you can locate the first track after the last track by pressing > repeatedly.
You can also locate the last track after first track by pressing . repeatedly.
Playing tracks in your favorite order
(PGM play)
You can program the CD player to play up to 64 tracks in your favorite order.
1
During playback, press PLAY MODE
repeatedly until “PGM” appears.
2
Press . or > to select a track.
Playing order
Track number
3
Press REPEAT/ENTER to enter
the selected track.
“00” appears and the playing order increases
by one.
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5
Repeat steps 2 and 3 to select the tracks in your favorite order.
Press u to start the PGM play.
To check the program
During programming:
Press REPEAT/ENTER repeatedly before step 5.
During the PGM play:
Press PLAY MODE repeatedly until “PGM” flashes, then press REPEAT/ENTER.
Each time you press REPEAT/ENTER, the track number appears.
Notes
• When you finish entering the 64 track in step 3, the first selected track appears in the display.
• If you select more than 64 tracks, the first selected tracks are erased.
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Available features
G-PROTECTION
function
Displaying CD text
information
The G-PROTECTION function has been
developed to provide excellent protection
against sound skipping while jogging. This
function provides a higher level of shock
protection than the traditional one.
While jogging, be sure to hold your CD
player with the i/REMOTE jack facing
upward.
There is no ON/OFF switch of the
G-PROTECTION function on this CD player
and its remote control. You can always enjoy
high quality CD sound using the
G-PROTECTION function.
When you play a CD containing CD text
information, the disc name, artist name,
elapsed playing time, etc., appear in the
display.
Display on the remote control
CD text appears in this
portion.*
“Track number” or “the
number of tracks left”
appears.
* While the CD player is reading the information
on the CD, “READING” appears.
Press DISPLAY.
Each time you press the button, the display
changes as follows:
Display
Normal play
Name of the current
track
Elapsed playing time
Track number
Name of the current
Press DISPLAY track and its artist
once.
Remaining time on the
current track
Track number
Name of the CD and
Press DISPLAY its artist
twice.
Remaining time on the
CD**
The number of tracks left**
** Not displayed during Single play, Shuffle play
or PGM play.
Note
CD text displayed on this CD player is in English
only.
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Available features
Note
Sound may skip if:
– the CD player receives stronger continuous
shock than expected or
– a dirty or scratched CD is played.
Checking the remaining
time on the CD and the
number of tracks left
You can check the remaining time on the CD
and the number of tracks left using
DISPLAY.
Display on the remote control
Emphasizing the bass
sound (SOUND)
You can emphasize the bass-boosted sound.
Press SOUND to select “MB
Bass)” or “MB
.”
(Mega
“No indication”
(Normal play)
Information appears in
this portion.
MB
MB
“Track number” or
“remaining tracks on
the CD” appears.
Press DISPLAY.
Each time you press the button, the display
changes as follows.
Display
Normal play
Elapsed playing time
Track number
Press DISPLAY
once.
Remaining time on the
current track
Track number
Press DISPLAY
twice.
Remaining time on the CD*
The number of tracks left*
* Not displayed during Single play, Shuffle play or
PGM play.
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The selected sound mode is displayed.
“MB
” enhances the bass sound more
than “MB
”.
Note
If the sound is distorted when using the SOUND
function, turn down the volume.
Protecting your hearing
Locking the controls
(AVLS)
(HOLD)
The AVLS (Automatic Volume Limiter
System) function keeps down the maximum
volume to protect your hearing.
You can lock the controls on your CD player
to prevent accidental button presses.
Set AVLS to “LIMIT.”
Slide HOLD in the direction of the
arrow.
CD player
Remote control
To turn off the AVLS function
Set AVLS to “NORM.”
CHG/HOLD lamp
flashes while the
HOLD function is
working.
Displayed when the
HOLD function is
working.
You can use the HOLD function with both
the CD player and remote control. You can
still operate your CD player using the remote
control when HOLD on the remote control is
set to off.
To unlock the controls
Slide HOLD in the opposite direction of the
arrow.
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Available features
Displayed when the volume is turned up
and beyond a certain level.
Connecting your CD player
Connecting a stereo
system
You can listen to CDs through a stereo
system and record CDs on a cassette tape and
a MiniDisc. For details, see the instruction
manual that comes with the connected
device.
Be sure to turn off all connected devices
before making connections.
Notes
• Before you play a CD, turn down the volume of
the connected device to avoid damaging the
connected speakers.
• Use the AC power adaptor for recording. If you
use the rechargeable batteries or dry batteries as a
power source, batteries may become completely
depleted during recording.
• Adjust the volume properly on the connected
device so that the sound will not be distorted.
When using the connecting cord
• You cannot adjust the volume of the
headphones/earphones on the CD player or
the remote control.
• If the sound is distorted, connect the device
to the i/REMOTE jack.
When using the optical digital
connecting cord
To record a CD on a MiniDisc, DAT, etc.,
make sure that the CD player is in pause
before operating the recording procedures.
to LINE OUT
(OPTICAL)
About the SOUND functions when
using the connecting cord
See the following table for valid functions
according to the types of connecting cord:
Optical
digital
connecting
cord
MiniDisc
recorder, DAT
deck, etc.
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Connecting
cord
Left (white)
Right (red)
Stereo system,
cassette recorder,
radio cassette
recorder, etc.
Connecting cord
Optical digital connecting cord
SOUND
No
Yes*
* Functions only on the output sound from the
i/REMOTE jack; does not function on the
output sound from the LINE OUT (OPTICAL)
jack.
Using your CD player in
a car
You can use your CD player in a car by
connecting it to the car cassette deck.
You cannot use the car mount plate for this
CD player.
When you use your CD player in a car,
install it securely in a location that does not
interfere with your driving.
Optional car accessory needed
To connect your CD player to a car cassette
deck, you need the following car accessories
in “Accessories (supplied/optional)”:
• Car battery cord, and
• Car connecting pack*
For details, see the instruction manuals that
come with the optional accessories.
Connecting your CD player
* Noise may be heard if you use an optional
connecting cord. It is recommended that you use
a Sony car connecting pack to reduce noise.
Switched ignition function (when
using the car battery cord)
With this feature, your CD player stops
automatically when you turn off the car
engine (turn off the ignition key) even if the
batteries are inserted in the CD player. This
function is invalid depending on the car
models.
Note
Use only the car battery cord listed in “Accessories
(supplied/optional).” If you use any other car
battery cord, a heat, smoke or malfunction may
occur.
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Connecting a power source
You can use the following power sources:
• Rechargeable batteries
• AC power adaptor (see “Playing a CD”)
• LR6 (size AA) alkaline batteries (battery
case)
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For the battery life and charging time of the
rechargeable batteries, see “Specifications.”
Connect the AC power adaptor to
the EXT BATT/DC IN 4.5 V jack of
your CD player and an AC outlet,
then press x•CHG to start
charging.
If the AC power adaptor does not fit the
AC outlet, use the AC plug adaptor.
CHG/HOLD lamp x•CHG button
Using the rechargeable
batteries
Charge the rechargeable batteries before
using them for the first time. You can use
only the following rechargeable batteries for
your CD player.
• NH-14WM (supplied)
1
x•CHG
button
Slide OPEN in the direction of the
arrow to open the battery
compartment lid.
to EXT BATT/
DC IN 4.5 V
AC power adaptor
to an AC outlet
2
Insert two rechargeable batteries
by matching the 3 and # to the
diagram on the lid and close the
lid.
3
Slide OPEN in the opposite
direction of the arrow to lock the
lid.
The CD player charges the batteries. The
indicator sections of
in the display
of the remote control light up in
succession and the CHG/HOLD lamp
lights up.
When the batteries are completely
charged, all indications in the display
disappear and the CHG/HOLD lamp
goes off.
If you press x•CHG after the charge has
already been completed, the
indicator and “FULL” appear in the
display and the CHG/HOLD lamp
flashes.
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Disconnect the AC power adaptor.
To remove the rechargeable batteries
Remove the batteries as illustrated below.
Using dry batteries
Make sure to use the supplied battery case.
Use only the following dry battery type for
your CD player:
• LR6 (size AA) alkaline batteries
Remove the cap of the battery
case, and insert two LR6 (size AA)
alkaline batteries by matching the
3 to the diagram outside the
battery case and close the cap of
the battery case.
2
Connect the battery case to the
CD player.
When to charge the rechargeable
batteries
When the batteries become weak, “Lo batt”
appears in the display with the beep sound.
To keep the original battery capacity for a
long time, charge the batteries only when
they are completely depleted.
When to replace the rechargeable
batteries
If the battery life becomes shorter by about
half, replace the batteries with new
rechargeable batteries.
Note on the rechargeable batteries
If the battery is new or has not been used for
a long time, it may not be charged
completely until you charge and discharge it
several times.
Connecting a power source
1
to EXT BATT/
DC IN 4.5 V
With the v side up
(Continued)
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Using dry batteries
When to replace the batteries
When the batteries become weak, “Lo batt”
appears in the display with the beep sound.
Replace both batteries with new ones.
The batteries in the CD player and battery
case are discharged simultaneously.
Notes
• Be sure to remove the AC power adaptor when
attaching the battery case.
• When using the rechargeable batteries and dry
batteries together to extend power, use fully
charged rechargeable batteries and new dry
batteries.
• Do not remove the sheet from inside the battery
case.
On rechargeable batteries
and dry batteries
• Do not charge the dry batteries.
• Do not throw the batteries into fire.
• Do not carry the batteries with coins or
other metallic objects. It can generate heat
if the positive and negative terminals of the
battery are accidentally contacted by a
metallic object.
• Do not mix rechargeable batteries with dry
batteries.
• Do not mix new batteries with old ones.
• Do not use different types of batteries
together.
• When the batteries are not to be used for a
long time, remove them.
• If battery leakage occurs, wipe off any
deposit in the battery compartment, and
install new batteries. In case the deposit
adheres to you, wash it off thoroughly.
Notes on the power
source
Disconnect all power sources when the CD
player is not used.
On AC power adaptor
• Use only the AC power adaptor supplied or
recommended in “Accessories (supplied/
optional).” Do not use any other AC power
adaptor. It may cause a malfunction.
Polarity of the plug
• When disconnecting the AC power adaptor
from the AC outlet, grasp the adaptor
itself. Do not pull it by the cord.
• Do not touch the AC power adaptor with
wet hands.
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Using the carrying case
You can carry your player and its battery
case together using the supplied carrying
case.
Insert them into the proper places in the case
as illustrated below.
Additional information
On headphones/earphones
Precautions
On safety
• Should any solid objects or liquid fall into
the CD player, unplug it and have it
checked by qualified personnel before
operating it any further.
• Do not put any foreign objects in the DC
IN 4.5 V (external power input) jack.
On the CD player
• Keep the shutter of the CD player closed
except when inserting or removing the CD
so that the dust will not damage the player.
• If the slot for inserting CD is soiled with
dust, etc., the CD may be damaged. Clean
it carefully before inserting the CD.
• Do not put any heavy object on top of the
CD player. The CD player and the CD may
be damaged.
• Do not leave the CD player in a location
near heat sources, or in a place subject to
direct sunlight, excessive dust or sand,
moisture, rain, mechanical shock,
unleveled surface, or in a car with its
windows closed.
• If the CD player causes interference to the
radio or television reception, turn off the
CD player or move it away from the radio
or television.
Road safety
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.
Preventing hearing damage
Avoid using headphones/earphones 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.
Consideration for others
Keep the volume at a moderate level. This
will allow you to hear outside sounds and to
be considerate to the people around you.
Maintenance
To clean the casing
On handling CDs
• To keep the CD clean, handle it by its
edge. Do not touch the surface.
• Do not stick paper or tape onto the CD.
Not these ways
• Do not expose the CD to direct sunlight or
heat sources such as hot air ducts. Do not
leave the CD in a car parked under direct
sunlight.
• Do not use the CD soiled with dust.
Malfunction may occur.
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Additional information
Use a soft cloth slightly moistened in water
or a mild detergent solution. Do not use
alcohol, benzine or thinner.
Troubleshooting
Should any problem persist after you have checked these symptoms, consult your nearest Sony
dealer.
Symptom
Cause and/or corrective actions
The volume does not increase
even if you press the VOLUME
+ button repeatedly.
c Set the AVLS switch to “NORM.” (page 15)
c The headphones/earphones are connected to the LINE OUT
(OPTICAL) jack. Connect them to the i/REMOTE jack.
(page 6)
c Connect the plugs firmly. (page 6)
c Plugs are dirty. Clean the plugs with a dry soft cloth periodically.
c Check that you are using alkaline batteries and not manganese
batteries. (page 19)
c Replace the batteries with new LR6 (size AA) alkaline batteries.
(page 19)
c Charge and discharge the rechargeable batteries several times.
(pages 18, 19)
No sound, or noise is heard.
The playing time is too short
when powered with the dry
batteries.
The playing time is too short
when powered with the
rechargeable batteries.
When you press u, “Lo
batt” or “00” appears in the
display. The CD does not
play.
“Hi DCin” appears in the
display.
The CD does not play or
“Nodisc” appears in the
display when a CD is placed
in the CD player.
CHG/HOLD lamp flashes
when you press a button, and
the CD does not play.
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c The rechargeable batteries are used up completely. Charge the
batteries. (page 18)
c Replace the batteries with new LR6 (size AA) alkaline batteries.
(page 19)
c Use only the AC power adaptor or car battery cord in “Accessories
(supplied/optional).” (page 25)
c Remove all power sources, then insert the batteries or connect the
AC power adaptor again. (pages 6, 18, 19)
c The CD is dirty or defective. (page 21)
c Check that the CD is inserted with the label side up. (page 6)
c The CD is not inserted securely. Remove it and reinsert it.
c Moisture condensation has occurred.
Leave the CD player aside for several hours until the moisture
evaporates.
c Close the lid of the battery compartment firmly.
(page 18)
c Make sure the batteries are inserted correctly. (pages 18, 19)
c Connect the AC power adaptor to an AC outlet securely. (page 6)
c The buttons are locked. Slide the HOLD switch back. (page 15)
Symptom
Cause and/or corrective actions
Cannot adjust the volume
with the VOLUME +/– buttons
on the CD player.
During recording with optical
digital connection, the track
number cannot be recorded
correctly.
The CD player does not start
charging.
c The CD player is connected to an audio device. Adjust the volume
using the volume control on the connected device. (page 16)
c Record the track number again using the MiniDisc recorder, DAT
recorder, etc. (page 16)
c See the instruction manual that comes with the recording device.
(page 16)
c During stop, press x•CHG. (page 18)
Additional information
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Specifications
System
Compact disc digital audio system
Laser diode properties
Material: GaAlAs
Wavelength: λ = 780 nm
Emission duration: Continuous
Laser output: Less than 44.6 µW
(This output is the value measured at a distance
of 200 mm from the objective lens surface on
the optical pick-up block with 7 mm aperture.)
D-A conversion
1-bit quartz time-axis control
Frequency response
+1
20 - 20,000 Hz –2 dB (measured by EIAJ CP307)
Output (at 4.5 V input level)
Line output (stereo minijack)
Output level 0.7 V rms at 47 kilohms
Recommended load impedance over 10
kilohms
Headphones (stereo minijack)
Approx.15 mW + Approx. 15 mW at 16 ohms
(Approx. 0.3 mW + Approx. 0.3 mW at
16 ohms)*
*For the customers in France
Optical digital output (optical output connector)
Output level: –21 - –15 dBm
Wavelength: 630 - 690 nm at peak level
Power requirements
For the area code of the model you
purchased, check the upper left side of the
bar code on the package.
• Two Sony NH-14WM rechargeable batteries:
2.4 V DC
• Two LR6 (size AA) batteries: 3 V DC
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• AC power adaptor (DC IN 4.5 V jack):
U2/CA2/E92/MX2 model: 120 V, 60 Hz
CED/CET/CEW/CEX/CE7/EE/EE1/E13/G5/
G6/G7/G8 model:
220 - 230 V, 50/60 Hz
CEK/3CE7 model: 230 - 240 V, 50 Hz
EA3 model: 110 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz
AU2 model: 240 V, 50 Hz
JE.W/E33 model: 100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz
HK2 model: 220 V, 50/60 Hz
AR1/CN2 model: 220 V, 50 Hz
• Sony DCC-E245 car battery cord for use on
car battery: 4.5 V DC
Battery life* (approx. hours)
(When you use the CD player on a flat and stable
surface.)
Playing time varies depending on how the CD
player is used.
Two NH-14WM
(charged for
about 4 hours**)
Battery case (two
alkaline batteries)
Rechargeable batteries
NH-14WM and battery
case (two alkaline
batteries)
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* Measured value by the standard of EIAJ
(Electronic Industries Association of Japan).
** Charging time varies depending on how the
rechargeable battery is used.
Operating temperature
5°C - 35°C (41°F - 95°F)
Dimensions (w/h/d) (excluding
projecting parts and controls)
Approx. 132 × 19.5 × 136 mm
(5 1⁄4 × 25⁄32 × 5 3⁄8 in.)
Mass (excluding rechargeable
batteries)
Approx. 220 g (7.8 oz)
Design and specifications are subject to change
without notice.
Accessories
(supplied/optional)
Supplied accessories
For the area code of the location in which you
purchased the CD player, check the upper left side
of the bar code on the package.
AC power adaptor (1)
Headphones/earphones with remote control (1)
Rechargeable batteries (2)
Battery carrying case (2)
Carrying case (1)
Battery case (1)
8-cm CD adaptor (1)*
AC plug adaptor (1)**
* Supplied with JE.W, E13, HK2, and CN2
models
** Supplied with JE.W model only
Optional accessories
AC power adaptor
Active speaker system
AC-E45HG
SRS-Z1
SRS-Z1000
Car battery cord
DCC-E245
Car battery cord with car connecting pack
DCC-E26CP
Car connecting pack
CPA-9
Connecting cord
RK-G129HG
RK-G136HG
Optical digital connecting cord
POC-5B
POC-10B
POC-15B
POC-5AB
POC-10AB
POC-15AB
Rechargeable battery
NH-9WM
Earphones
MDR-E888LP
MDR-EX70LP
When connecting optional
headphones/earphones to the
supplied remote control
Use only headphones with stereo mini plugs.
You cannot use headphones with micro
plugs.
For US customers
Stereo miniplug
Additional information
The AC power adaptor supplied is not intended to
be serviced. Should the AC power adaptor cease to
function in its intended manner, during the warranty
period, the adaptor should be returned to your
nearest Sony Service Center or Sony Authorized
Repair Center for replacement, or after warranty
period, it should be discarded.
Micro plug
Your dealer may not handle some of the
above listed accessories. Please ask the
dealer for detailed information about the
accessories in your country.
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