Operating Instructions
Home Theater Audio System
Thank you for purchasing this product.
For optimum performance and safety, please read these instructions carefully.
Please keep this manual for future reference.
Model No.
“EB” indicates the United Kingdom model.
Do the procedures with the remote control. You can
also use the buttons on the main unit if they are the
Your system and the illustrations can look differently.
Safety precautions
• To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or product
– Do not expose this unit to rain, moisture, dripping or
– Do not place objects filled with liquids, such as
vases, on this unit.
– Use only the recommended accessories.
– Do not remove covers.
– Do not repair this unit by yourself. Refer servicing to
qualified service personnel.
AC mains lead
• To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or product
– Make sure that the power supply voltage
corresponds to the voltage printed on this unit.
– Insert the mains plug fully into the socket outlet.
– Do not pull, bend, or place heavy items on the lead.
– Do not handle the plug with wet hands.
– Hold onto the mains plug body when disconnecting
the plug.
– Do not use a damaged mains plug or socket outlet.
• The mains plug is the disconnecting device. Install this
unit so that the mains plug can be unplugged from the
socket outlet immediately.
• Risk of fire, explosion and burns. Do not recharge,
disassemble, heat above 60°C or incinerate.
• Keep the Button-Type battery out of the reach of
children. Never put Button-Type battery in mouth. If
swallowed call your doctor.
• To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or product
– Do not install or place this unit in a bookcase, built-in
cabinet or in another confined space. Ensure this
unit is well ventilated.
– Do not obstruct this unit’s ventilation openings with
newspapers, tablecloths, curtains, and similar items.
– Do not place sources of naked flames, such as
lighted candles, on this unit.
• This unit is intended for use in moderate climates.
• This unit may receive radio interference caused by
mobile telephones during use. If such interference
occurs, please increase separation between this unit
and the mobile telephone.
• Do not touch the bottom of the unit. It might be hot
when you use it for a long period.
• Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced.
Replace only with the type recommended by the
• When disposing the batteries, please contact your
local authorities or dealer and ask for the correct
method of disposal.
• Do not heat or expose to flame.
• Do not leave the battery(ies) in a car exposed to direct
sunlight for a long period of time with doors and
windows closed.
• Remove the battery if you do not use the remote
control for a long period of time. Keep in a cool, dark
Table of contents
Safety precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Supplied accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Caution for AC mains lead . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
About Bluetooth® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Overview of controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Preparing the remote control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Placement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Making the connections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Basic control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
One-Touch Connection (NFC). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Sound menu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Setup Menu. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Linked operations with the TV (VIERA Link™
HDAVI Control™) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11
Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Specifications. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Licenses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Limited Warranty (Only For Australia) . . . . . . . 15
Check and identify the supplied accessories.
Use numbers indicated in parentheses when asking for
replacement parts. (Product numbers correct as of
August 2013. These may be subject to change.)
 1 AC mains lead
For the United Kingdom and Ireland
If you lose the fuse cover the plug must not be used until
a replacement cover is obtained.
A replacement fuse cover can be purchased from your
local dealer.
Before use
Remove the connector cover.
How to replace the fuse
The location of the fuse differ according to the type of AC
mains plug (figures A and B). Confirm the AC mains plug
fitted and follow the instructions below.
Illustrations may differ from actual AC mains plug.
1. Open the fuse cover with a screwdriver.
For Australia and New Zealand
Figure A
Figure B
Fuse cover
 1 Remote control (with a battery)
2. Replace the fuse and close or attach the fuse cover.
Caution for AC mains lead
Figure A
Figure B
(For the AC mains plug of three pins)
For your safety, please read the following text carefully.
This appliance is supplied with a moulded three pin
mains plug for your safety and convenience.
A 5-ampere fuse is fitted in this plug.
Should the fuse need to be replaced please ensure that
the replacement fuse has a rating of 5-ampere and that it
is approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362.
Check for the ASTA mark
or the BSI mark on the
body of the fuse.
If the plug contains a removable fuse cover you must
ensure that it is refitted when the fuse is replaced.
Fuse (5 ampere)
Fuse (5 ampere)
About Bluetooth®
Panasonic bears no responsibility for data and/or
information that can possibly be compromised during a
wireless transmission.
Frequency band
• This system uses the 2.4 GHz frequency band.
• This system conforms to the frequency restrictions and
has received certification based on frequency laws.
Thus, a wireless permit is not necessary.
• The actions below are punishable by law:
– Taking apart or modifying the main unit.
– Removing specification indications.
Restrictions of use
• Wireless transmission and/or usage with all Bluetooth®
equipped devices is not guaranteed.
• All devices must conform to standards set by Bluetooth
SIG, Inc.
• Depending on the specifications and settings of a
device, it can fail to connect or some operations can be
• This system supports Bluetooth® security features. But
depending on the operating environment and/or
settings, this security is possibly not sufficient.
Transmit data wirelessly to this system with caution.
• This system cannot transmit data to a Bluetooth®
Range of use
• Use this device at a maximum range of 10 m.
• The range can decrease depending on the
environment, obstacles or interference.
Interference from other devices
• This system may not function properly and troubles
such as noise and sound jumps may arise due to radio
wave interference if this unit is located too close to
other Bluetooth® devices or the devices that use the
2.4 GHz band.
• This system may not function properly if radio waves
from a nearby broadcasting station, etc. is too strong.
Intended usage
• This system is for normal, general use only.
• Do not use this system near an equipment or in an
environment that is sensitive to radio frequency
interference (example: airports, hospitals, laboratories,
Supplied accessories
Overview of controls
A Standby/on switch [`], [1]
I Remote control sensor
Press to switch the unit from on to standby mode or
vice versa. In standby mode, the unit is still
consuming a small amount of power.
Distance: Within approximately 7 m
Angle: Approximately 20° up and down, 30° left and
B Select input source
J Display panel
K NFC touch area
L AC IN terminal
C View setup menu
M HDMI IN terminal (BD/DVD)
D View sound menu
N HDMI OUT terminal (ARC compatible)
E Select Bluetooth® mode
Start Bluetooth® pairing mode
F Adjust the volume of the system
P USB port (for service use only)
G Mute the sound of the system
Q AUX IN terminal
To cancel, press the button again.
“MUTE” is also cancelled when you adjust the volume
or when you switch off the system.
H Select and confirm the option
Front panel
Side view
Rear panel
Preparing the remote control
 Before using
When the TV is less than 30 kg, and the pedestal of the
TV is within 460 mm (width) by 280 mm (depth), you can
put the TV on top of the system.
Remove the insulation sheet before you use the remote
control for the first time.
Otherwise, put the system at the side of the TV (right
side) or in a rack.
While pressing the stopper, pull out the battery
Insert a new battery with the (+) side facing up.
Push the battery holder back fully.
Keep the button-type battery out of reach of children to
prevent swallowing.
• Keep the TV within the surface of the system. Be
careful not to tip over the TV as it can cause injury.
• Install the anti-tip device for your TV. For installation
details, refer to the operating instruction for the TV. If
your TV does not come with an anti-tip device,
consult your dealer.
• Moving the TV on the surface of the system can
scratch the surface of the system. Lift the TV when
you need to move it.
• Do not put the system in a metal cabinet.
• If irregular colouring occurs on the TV, switch off the TV
for 30 minutes. If the demagnetising of the TV does not
correct the problem, increase the distance between
this system and the TV.
• Keep magnetised items away. Magnetised cards,
watches, etc., can be damaged if put too near to the
Replace the remote control battery when it stops
operating or when the range is decreased. Replace with
a new battery (CR2025 lithium battery) only.
 Replacing the battery
Making the connections
 Connect a non-ARC compatible TV
Switch off all equipment before connection.
Components and cables are sold separately.
Connect the AC mains lead only after all the other
connections have been made.
Connecting an HDMI compatible device
You can connect a Blu-ray Disc player, DVD player, etc.
and listen to the audio through this system.
Connecting the TV
 Connect an ARC compatible TV
Connect to the ARC compatible terminal of the TV with
an ARC compatible high speed HDMI cable.
Optical digital audio
HDMI cable
HDMI cable
The HDMI connection supports VIERA Link “HDAVI
Control” when connected with a Panasonic TV
(Z“Linked operations with the TV (VIERA Link™ HDAVI
HDMI standby pass-through
In standby mode, the audio and/or video signal from the
connected device can be sent to the connected TV. No
sound will be output from this system.
3D compatibility
The system can pass through the 3D video signal of a 3D
compatible Blu-ray Disc player to a FULL HD 3D TV.
Refer to the operating instructions of the device for video
and audio signal output settings.
ARC (Audio Return Channel)
ARC is an HDMI function that lets you enjoy both sound
and TV pictures with one HDMI cable.
6 Connecting other equipment (AUX)
e.g., Blu-ray Disc player
You can connect other equipment such as Blu-ray Player,
DVD player, game console, set-top box, etc. and listen to
the audio through this system.
Connecting the AC mains lead
For the United Kingdom and Ireland
READ THE “Caution for AC mains lead” BEFORE
AC mains lead (supplied)
To household
mains socket
Do not use an AC mains lead from other equipment.
Conserving power
The system consumes a small amount of power
(Z“Specifications”) when it is in standby mode.
Disconnect the power supply if you do not use the
Bluetooth® connection
e.g., Set-top box
You can connect and play an audio device wirelessly
through Bluetooth®.
Switch on the Bluetooth® feature of the device and put the
device near the system.
 Connecting a paired device
If this system is connected to a Bluetooth® device,
disconnect it (Zsee below).
Press [ ] to enter Bluetooth® mode.
Select “SC-HTE80” from the Bluetooth® menu of
the device.
The name of the connected device is shown.
Disconnecting a device
Press and hold [ ] until “BLUETOOTH READY” is
• The system can only connect to one device at a time.
• When “BLUETOOTH” is selected as the source, this
system will automatically try to connect to the last
connected device.
• The Bluetooth® device will be disconnected when you
select another source.
 Pairing a device
Press [ ] to select “BLUETOOTH”.
If “PAIRING” is shown, continue with step 3.
Press and hold [ ] until “PAIRING” is shown.
Select “SC-HTE80” from the Bluetooth® menu of
the device.
If prompted for a passkey, input “0000”.
The device connects with this system automatically
after pairing is complete.
The name of the connected device is shown.
Audio cable
• A device must be paired to connect.
• You can pair up to 8 devices with this system.
If a 9th device is paired, the device that has not been
used for the longest time will be replaced.
Basic control
One-Touch Connection (NFC)
Sound menu
Switch on the TV and/or connected device.
For NFC-compatible Android™ devices only
Press [1] to switch on the system.
Press [INPUT] repeatedly to select the source.
Press [ VOL ] to adjust the volume of the
Volume range: 0 to 100
When “BLUETOOTH” is selected as the source
Select this system as the output speaker from the menu
of the connected Bluetooth® device.
When “BD/DVD” is selected as the source
On the TV, select the corresponding input of the TV that
is connected to this system.
When you touch an NFC (Near Field
Communication)-compatible Bluetooth® device on the
NFC touch-area of this system, this system will
automatically switch on, pair and connect to the
Bluetooth® device.
About NFC
NFC (Near Field Communication) is a short-range
wireless technology that allows communication between
NFC enabled devices with a touch.
Press [SOUND] repeatedly to select the sound
Press [R, T] repeatedly to select the desired
setting and then press [OK].
• Download and install the free Android™ app
“Panasonic Music Streaming” on Google Play™.
• Switch on “NFC” on your device.
Start the “Panasonic Music Streaming” app.
The application screen is shown.
Touch and hold your device on the NFC touch
area of this system until the Bluetooth®
connection is done.
A pop-up window is shown on the device when the
connection is done.
The name of the connected device is shown.
The various sound modes are
enhanced with Dolby® Virtual Speaker
and 3D Surround effect to provide a
surround effect similar to 5.1ch.
To cancel the Dolby Virtual Speaker
and 3D Surround effect, select
STANDARD: Best suited for dramas
and comedy shows.
STADIUM: Produces a realistic sound
for live sports broadcasts.
MUSIC: Enhance the sound of
musical instruments and songs.
CINEMA: Produces
three-dimensional sound unique to
NEWS: Enhance the voice of news
and sports commentaries.
STEREO: Play any source of sound in
Adjust the dialog level.
“DIALOG” is not shown when “3D
CLR DIALOG” is set to “OFF”.
Enhance the harmonic bass effect.
Start playback on your Bluetooth® device.
Connecting another device
While connected, you can connect to another Bluetooth®
device by simply touching and holding it on the NFC
touch area of this system. The previous device will be
disconnected automatically.
The 3D Clear Mode Dialog feature
creates a sound field similar to the
sound coming from a TV screen and
makes dialogues clearer.
ON: 3D Surround, Clear Mode Dialog
and Dolby Virtual Speaker effect
OFF: Dolby Virtual Speaker effect
The setting is set back to “ON” every
time you switch on the system.
Sets the preferred audio channel
mode when there are two audio
modes received by the unit.
M1: Main
M2: Secondary
M1 + M2: Main + secondary
This effect only works if the audio
output of the TV or player is set to
“Bitstream” and “Dolby Dual Mono” is
available in the sound source.
Auto gain control prevents sudden
loud sound by reducing the sound
level automatically when the input is
too high.
Enhance the dialog in low volume
Select “OFF” to cancel this effect if the
dialog does not sound natural in low
volume condition.
The default setting is underlined. Changed settings will
be kept until it is changed again, unless otherwise
Audio format
This function allows you to connect a
paired Bluetooth® device when this
system is in standby mode.
The system will switch on
automatically when you connect a
paired Bluetooth® device.
Change the Bluetooth® connection
link mode to suit the connection type.
Make sure to disconnect the current
connected device (“BLUETOOTH
READY” is shown).
MODE 1: Emphasis on connectivity.
MODE 2: Emphasis on sound quality.
Switch on the VIERA Link function.
Select “OFF” when your HDAVI
Control device does not work correctly
with this system. ARC will be disabled.
Connect an optical digital audio cable.
Switch off all connected devices and
then switch them on again after
changing the setting.
You can view the current audio format.
Press and hold [SOUND] for a minimum of
4 seconds.
Dolby Digital is the audio source.
DTS is the audio source.
Linear pulse-code modulation is the
audio source.
2 channel pulse-code modulation is
the audio source.
Analog is the audio source.
Sub-band Coding is the audio source.
(Bluetooth® mode only)
Setup Menu
Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select the setup
Press [R, T] repeatedly to select the desired
setting and then press [OK].
Dims the display panel after
5 seconds of inactivity.
The default setting is underlined. Changed settings will
be kept until it is changed again, unless otherwise
AUTO POWER The system automatically switches off
if there is no audio input and when you
do not use it for 2 hours.
Sets the volume limit to 50 when you
switch on the system although the
volume is set to above 50 before it is
switched off.
Linked operations with the
What is VIERA Link “HDAVI Control”?
VIERA Link “HDAVI Control” is a convenient
function that offers linked operations of this
system, and a Panasonic TV (VIERA) under “HDAVI
You can use this function by connecting the
equipment with an HDMI cable. See the operating
instructions for connected equipment for
operational details.
A Confirm that the HDMI connection has been made.
B Set the “HDAVI Control” operations on the connected
equipment (e.g., TV).
C For the optimal “HDAVI Control” operations change
the following settings on the connected TV*1.
– Set the default speaker settings to this system.*2
– Set the speaker selection settings to this system.
D Turn on all “HDAVI Control” compatible equipment
and select the TV’s input for this system so that the
“HDAVI Control” function works properly.
E If a device is connected to the HDMI IN terminal, start
play to check that the picture is shown on the TV
When the connection or settings are changed, repeat
this procedure.
*1 The availability and function of the settings may vary
depending on the TV. Refer to the operating
instructions for the TV for details.
*2 If the TV has a default speaker setting within the
VIERA Link setting items, choosing this system as the
default speaker will automatically change the speaker
selection to this system.
• VIERA Link “HDAVI Control”, based on the control
functions provided by HDMI which is an industry
standard known as HDMI CEC (Consumer Electronics
Control), is a unique function that we have developed
and added. As such, its operation with other
manufacturers’ equipment that supports HDMI CEC
cannot be guaranteed.
• This unit supports “HDAVI Control 5” function. “HDAVI
Control 5” is the standard for Panasonic’s HDAVI
Control compatible equipment. This standard is
compatible with Panasonic’s conventional HDAVI
• Refer to individual manuals for other manufacturers’
equipment supporting VIERA Link function.
What you can do with VIERA Link™
HDAVI Control™
To make sure that the audio is output from this system,
turn the main unit on by using the TV’s remote control
and selecting home cinema from the speaker menu of
VIERA Link menu.
The availability and function of the settings may vary
depending on the TV. Refer to the operating instructions
for the TV for details.
 Speaker control
You can select whether audio output is from this system
or the TV speakers by using the TV menu settings.
Home cinema
This system is active.
• When the main unit is in standby mode, changing the
TV speakers to this system in the VIERA Link menu
will automatically turn the main unit on.
• You can control the volume setting of this system using
the volume or mute button on the TV remote control.
• If you turn off the main unit, TV speakers will be
automatically activated.
• Audio will automatically be output from this system if
the TV is compatible to VIERA Link “HDAVI Control 4”
or later.
TV speakers are active.
• The volume of this system is set to minimum.
 Automatic input switching
When the following operations are performed, the main
unit will automatically change the input to the
corresponding source.
• When play starts on an HDMI connected device.*3
• When the TV input or the TV channel is changed.
*3 If the speaker output setting on the TV is set to this
system, the TV and the main unit turn on automatically
(Power on link).
 Power off link
When the TV is turned off, the main unit also turns off
automatically. (This function does not work when
Bluetooth® is the source.)
 Automatic lip-sync function
(For HDAVI Control 3 or later)
Delay between audio and video is automatically adjusted
by adding time-lag to the audio output, enabling you to
enjoy smooth audio for the picture.
The delay information is automatically set if the TV is
compatible to VIERA Link “HDAVI Control 3” or later and
the VIERA Link is set to on.
 Bluetooth®
Before requesting service, make the following checks. If
you are in doubt about some of the check points, or if the
solutions indicated do not solve the problem, consult your
dealer for instructions.
This system does not operate correctly.
• Check the HDMI connections.
• Switch off the system, disconnect the AC mains lead,
disconnect the HDMI cable and connect it again.
Pairing cannot be done.
• Check the Bluetooth® device condition.
• The device is out of the 10 m communication range.
Move the device nearer to the system.
VIERA Link related operations no longer function
• Check the VIERA Link setting on the connected
• Check the “VIERA LINK” setting of this system
(Z“Setup Menu”).
• If you have changed the HDMI connections, there is a
power failure or you have disconnected the AC mains
lead and then connected it again.
– Switch on all the devices that are connected to the
TV with an HDMI cable and then switch on the TV.
– Switch off the VIERA Link settings of the TV and
then switch it on again. For details refer to the
operating instructions for the TV.
– While the system and the TV are connected with an
HDMI cable, switch on the TV, disconnect the AC
mains lead of this system and then connect it again.
The device cannot be connected.
• The pairing of the device was unsuccessful. Do pairing
• The pairing of the device has been replaced. Do
pairing again.
• This system might be connected to a different device.
Disconnect the other device and try pairing the device
No sound.
• Check the connections.
• Change the cables if the connections are correct.
• Increase the volume of the system.
• Check the audio output settings on the connected
• Switch off the connected device and then switch it on
• Switch off the system, disconnect the HDMI cable and
connect it again, and then switch the system on again.
• If the system is connected to the TV with an HDMI
cable only, make sure that the HDMI terminal of the TV
is labelled “HDMI (ARC)”. If not, connect an optical
digital audio cable.
• If the system is connected to a Panasonic TV, try
switching on this system by using the remote control of
the TV.
No operations can be done with the remote control.
• Remove the insulation sheet before you use the
remote control for the first time.
• Examine that the battery is installed correctly.
• The battery is weak. Replace it with a new one.
• Set the remote control code again after replacing the
The system automatically switched to standby mode.
• You have switch on the “AUTO POWER DOWN”
feature. The system automatically switches off if there
is no audio input and when you do not use it for 2
• You have switch the speaker control to TV’s speakers.
This is a feature of VIERA Link (HDAVI Control 4 or
later). Refer to the operating instruction for the TV for
its power saving feature.
The first few seconds of audio cannot be heard when
using the HDMI connection.
• This can occur during DVD-Video chapter playback.
Change the digital audio output setting on the
connected device from “Bitstream” to “PCM”.
When operating an HDMI compatible device of a
different brand, the system reacts in an unwanted
• HDAVI Control commands can use a different signal
depending on the device. In this case, set “VIERA
LINK” to “OFF” (Z“Setup Menu”).
The device is connected but audio cannot be heard
through the system.
• For some built-in Bluetooth® devices, you have to set
the audio output to “SC-HTE80” manually. Read the
operating instructions of the device for details.
Sound from the device is interrupted.
• The device is out of the 10 m communication range.
Move the device nearer to the system.
• Remove any obstacle between the system and the
• Other devices that use the 2.4 GHz frequency band
(wireless router, microwaves, cordless phones, etc.)
are interfering. Move the device nearer to the system
and distance it from the other devices.
• Select “MODE 1” for stable communication.
The one-touch connection (NFC) is not working.
• Make sure the NFC feature of the NFC-compatible
device is switched on. Touch and hold the device to the
NFC touch-area of this system again.
 Common problems
 Main unit displays
• There is a problem with the amplifier of the system.
• Disconnect the AC mains lead and consult the dealer.
“F70 HDMI”
• Check HDMI connection.
• Switch off the system and then switch it on again.
• Disconnect the HDMI cable.
• There is a problem with the power supply.
• Disconnect the AC mains lead and consult the dealer.
System memory reset
Reset the memory when the following situations occur:
• There is no response when buttons are pressed.
• You want to clear and reset the memory contents.
Switch on this system.
Press and hold [1] on the main unit for a
minimum of 4 seconds.
Release [1].
“RESET” is shown.
All the settings are set back to the factory preset.
The remote control code will set back to “REMOTE 1”
after memory reset, refer “Remote control code” on how
to change to “REMOTE 2”.
Remote control code
When other Panasonic equipment responds to the
remote control of this system, change the remote control
code for this system.
• Switch off all other Panasonic products.
• Switch on this system.
 To set the code to “REMOTE 2”
Press and hold [MUTE] and [OK] for a minimum of
4 seconds.
“REMOTE 2” is shown.
 To set the code to “REMOTE 1”
Press and hold [MUTE] and [T] for a minimum of
4 seconds.
“REMOTE 1” is shown.
To clean this system, wipe with a soft, dry cloth.
• Never use alcohol, paint thinner or benzine to clean
this system.
• Before using chemically treated cloth, read the
instructions that came with the cloth carefully.
Bluetooth® section
Bluetooth system specification
Amplifier section
RMS output power: Dolby Digital mode
Front Ch 30 W per channel (6 Ω), 1 kHz, 10% THD
Subwoofer Ch
60 W per channel (3 Ω), 100 Hz, 10% THD
Total RMS Dolby Digital mode power
120 W
Wireless equipment classification
Supported profiles
Operating frequency
Operation distance
Version 3.0
Class 2
2402 MHz to 2480 MHz
10 m line of sight
Power supply
Dimensions (W x H x D)
HDMI AV input
Input connector
Type A (19 pin)
HDMI AV output
Output connector
Type A (19 pin)
Digital audio input
Optical digital input
Sampling frequency
Front speaker (built-in)
1 way, 1 speaker system (bass reflex)
Speaker unit(s)
Full range
3.8 cm x 9 cm cone type x 2
Subwoofer (built-in)
1 way, 2 speaker system (bass reflex)
Speaker unit(s)
8 cm cone type x 2
3.2 kg
Maximum loading weight
Operating humidity range
HDAVI Control
This unit supports “HDAVI Control 5” function
27 W
460 mm x 60 mm x 280 mm
Operating temperature range
Speaker section
Terminals section
AC 220 V to 240 V, 50 Hz
Power consumption
30 kg
0°C to +40°C
20% to 80% RH
(no condensation)
Power consumption in standby mode
0.25 W (approximate)
• Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Mass and dimensions are approximate.
• Total harmonic distortion is measured by the digital
spectrum analyzer.
Optical terminal
32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz
88.2 kHz, 96 kHz (only LPCM)
Audio format
Dolby Digital, DTS Digital Surround, LPCM
USB port
Pin jack (1 system)
For service use only
Analog audio input
Audio input
For the United Kingdom and Ireland
Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories.
Dolby, Pro Logic, and the double-D symbol are
trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
Declaration of Conformity (DoC)
Hereby, “Panasonic Corporation” declares that this
product is in compliance with the essential requirements
and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC.
Customers can download a copy of the original DoC to
our R&TTE products from our DoC Server:
Contact to Authorised Representative: Panasonic
Marketing Europe GmbH,
Panasonic Testing Centre, Winsbergring 15, 22525
Hamburg, Germany
This product is intended for general consumer.
(Category 3)
Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent Nos:
5,956,674; 5,974,380; 6,487,535; & other U.S. and
worldwide patents issued & pending. DTS, the Symbol,
& DTS and the Symbol together are registered
trademarks & DTS Digital Surround and the DTS logos
are trademarks of DTS, Inc. Product includes software.
© DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
HDMI, the HDMI Logo, and High-Definition Multimedia
Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of
HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other
HDAVI Control™ is a trademark of Panasonic
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the
Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by
Panasonic Corporation is under license. Other
trademarks and trade names are those of their
respective owners.
Google Play and Android are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Google Inc.
Limited Warranty (Only For Australia)
Panasonic Warranty
1. The product is warranted for 12 months from the date of purchase. Subject to the conditions of this warranty Panasonic or its Authorised Service Centre will perform necessary service on the product without
charge for parts or labour, if in the opinion of Panasonic, the product is found to be faulty within the warranty period.
2. This warranty only applies to Panasonic products purchased in Australia and sold by Panasonic Australia or its Authorised Distributors or Dealers and only where the products are used and serviced within
Australia or it's territories. Warranty cover only applies to service carried out by a Panasonic Authorised Service Centre and only if valid proof of purchase is presented when warranty service is requested.
3. This warranty only applies if the product has been installed and used in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendations (as noted in the operating instructions) under normal use and reasonable care
(in the opinion of Panasonic). The warranty covers normal domestic use only and does not cover damage, malfunction or failure resulting from use of incorrect voltages, incorrect installation, accident, misuse,
neglect, build-up of dirt or dust, abuse, maladjustment of customer controls, mains supply problems, thunderstorm activity, infestation by insects or vermin, tampering or repair by unauthorised persons
(including unauthorised alterations), introduction of sand, humidity or liquids, commercial use such as hotel, office, restaurant, or other business or rental use of the product, exposure to abnormally corrosive
conditions or any foreign object or matter having entered the product.
4. This warranty does not cover the following items unless the fault or defect existed at the time of purchase:
(a) Cabinet Part(s)
(e) DVD, Blu-ray or Recordable Discs
(b) Video or Audio Tapes
( f ) Video / Audio Heads from wear and tear in normal use
(c) SD cards or USB devices
(g) Information stored on Hard Disk Drive, USB stick or SD card
(d) User replaceable Batteries
(h) DTV reception issues caused by TV Aerial / Cabling / Wall socket(s) etc
5. Some products may be supplied with Ethernet connection hardware. The warranty is limited on such products and will not cover
(a) Internet and or DLNA connection / setup related problems
(b) Access fees and or charges incurred for internet connection
(c) The use of incompatible software or software not specifically stipulated in the product operations manual; and
(d) Any indirect or consequential costs associated with the incorrect use or misuse of the hardware, its connection to the internet or any other device.
6. To claim warranty service, when required, you should:
from your nearest Authorised Service Centre must be arranged by you.
- Plasma/LCD televisions / displays (screen size greater than 103 cm)
7. The warranties hereby conferred do not extend to, and exclude, any costs associated with the installation, de-installation or re-installation of a product, including costs related to the mounting, de-mounting or
remounting of any screen, (and any other ancillary activities), delivery, handling, freighting, transportation or insurance of the product or any part thereof or replacement of and do not extend to, and exclude,
any damage or loss occurring by reason of, during, associated with, or related to such installation, de-installation, re-installation or transit.
Panasonic Authorised Service Centres are located in major metropolitan areas and most regional centres of Australia, however, coverage will vary dependant on product. For advice on exact Authorised Service
Centre locations for your product, please telephone our Customer Care Centre on 132600 or visit our website and use the Service Centre Locator.
In addition to your rights under this warranty, Panasonic products come with consumer guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. If there is a major failure with the product, you
can reject the product and elect to have a refund or to have the product replaced or if you wish you may elect to keep the goods and be compensated for the drop in value of the goods. You are also entitled to
have the product repaired or replaced if the product fails to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
If there is a major failure in regard to the product which cannot be remedied then you must notify us within a reasonable period by contacting the Panasonic Customer Care Centre. If the failure in the product is
not a major failure then Panasonic may choose to repair or replace the product and will do so in a reasonable period of time from receiving notice from you.
If you require assistance regarding warranty conditions or any other enquiries, please visit the
Panasonic Australia website www.panasonic.com.au or contact by phone on 132 600
If phoning in, please ensure you have your operating instructions available.
Panasonic Australia Pty. Limited
ACN 001 592 187 ABN 83 001 592 187
1 Innovation Road, Macquarie Park NSW 2113
PRO-031-F11 Issue: 4.0
For the United Kingdom and Ireland customers
Sales and Support Information
Customer Communications Centre
• For customers within the U.K.: 0844 844 3899
• For customers within Ireland: 01289 8333
• Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm (Excluding public holidays).
• For further support on your product, please visit our website:
Direct Sales at Panasonic U.K.
• Order accessory and consumable items for your product with
ease and confidence by phoning our Customer Communications
Centre Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm (Excluding public
• Or go on line through our Internet Accessory ordering application
at www.pas-europe.com.
• Most major credit and debit cards accepted.
• All enquiries transactions and distribution facilities are provided
directly by Panasonic U.K.
• It couldn’t be simpler!
• Also available through our Internet is direct shopping for a wide
range of finished products. Take a browse on our website for
further details.
Manufactured by: Panasonic Corporation Kadoma, Osaka, Japan
Panasonic Marketing Europe GmbH
Panasonic Testing Centre
Winsbergring 15, 22525 Hamburg, Germany
Panasonic Corporation
Web Site: http://panasonic.net
© Panasonic Corporation 2013
Disposal of Old Equipment and Batteries
Only for European Union and countries with recycling systems
These symbols on the products, packaging, and/or
accompanying documents mean that used electrical
and electronic products and batteries must not be mixed
with general household waste.
For proper treatment, recovery and recycling of old
products and used batteries, please take them to
applicable collection points in accordance with your
national legislation.
By disposing of them correctly, you will help to save
valuable resources and prevent any potential negative
effects on human health and the environment.
For more information about collection and recycling,
please contact your local municipality.
Penalties may be applicable for incorrect disposal of
this waste, in accordance with national legislation.
Note for the battery symbol (bottom symbol):
This symbol might be used in combination with a
chemical symbol. In this case it complies with the
requirement set by the Directive for the chemical