Brookstone 683417 Headphones User Manual

Wireless TV Headphones
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Cautions and Warnings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
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Location of Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Installing the Batteries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
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Connecting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Pairing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Listening . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
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CAUTION
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O REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER.
THERE ARE NO SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.
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O REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE
THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
The lightning flash with arrow-head symbol within an equilateral triangle
is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated “dangerous
voltage” within the unit’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude
to constitute a risk of electric shock.
The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert
the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance
(servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the unit.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
All of the safety and operating instructions should be read, adhered to and followed
before the unit is operated.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
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DANGER
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To reduce the risk of electric shock, burns, fire or injury:
1. Do not use while bathing or in a shower.
2. D
o not place or store the unit where it can fall or be pulled into a tub
or sink.
8.
3. Do not place in, drop or submerge in water or other liquid.
4. Do not reach for a unit that has fallen into water. Unplug it immediately.
9.
5. C
are should be taken so that objects do not fall and liquids are not
spilled onto the unit.
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WARNING
1. C
lose supervision is necessary when this product is used by or near children
or mentally disabled individuals.
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2. Use this unit only for its intended use as described in this manual.
3. U
nplug this unit from the USB during lightning storms or when unused
for long periods of time.
4. Never drop or insert an object into any opening.
5. P
rotect the USB cord from being walked on or pinched,
particularly at plug outlets and the point where it exits the unit.
6. D
o not allow the USB cord to touch hot surfaces.
Wrap the cord loosely around the unit when storing.
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7. T
he unit should be situated away from direct sunlight or heat sources such
as radiators, electric heaters, heat registers, stoves, or other units (including
amplifiers) that produce heat. Avoid placing on top of stereo equipment that
radiates heat.
8. N
ever block the air openings of the unit with materials such as clothing,
plastic bags or papers, or place it on a soft surface such as a bed or couch,
where the air openings may be blocked.
9. Do not overload any electrical outlet. Use only the power source as indicated.
11. Never operate this unit if it has a damaged USB cord or port, if it is not working
properly, or if it has been dropped or damaged, or dropped into water. If the
unit’s USB cord or plug is damaged, do not attempt to fix it yourself.
12. To avoid the risk of electric shock, do not disassemble or attempt to repair
the unit. Incorrect repair can cause risk of electric shock or injury to persons
when unit is used.
13. Do not operate in the presence of explosive and/or flammable fumes.
14. Never remove the USB cord from the USB port by pulling the USB cord.
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10. Do not carry this unit by its USB cord or use the cord as a handle.
FCC INFORMATION
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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:
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• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the distance between the equipment and receiver.
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onnect the equipment to 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.
This equipment complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject
to the following two conditions:
1. This equipment may not cause harmful interference.
2. This equipment must accept any interference received, including interference
that may cause undesired operation.
Modifications not authorized by the manufacturer may void the user’s authority
to operate this device.
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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.
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BATTERY PRECAUTIONS
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ispose of the old batteries properly. Do not dispose of the old batteries
in a fire.
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o not leave the batteries where a child or pet could play with or swallow
them. If the batteries are swallowed, contact a physician immediately.
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se only fresh batteries of the required size and type. Do not mix old and
new batteries, different types of batteries, or rechargeable batteries of
different capacities.
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he batteries may explode if mistreated. Do not attempt to recharge or
disassemble the batteries.
LOCATION OF CONTROLS
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2.
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6.
7.
8.
9.
Transmitter Power Button
Transmitter Connect Button
Transmitter USB Port
Transmitter DC 12V Audio In-Port
USB/Audio-In Select Switch
Adjustable Headband
Padded Earcup (2)
Battery Compartment
Headset Power Button/LED
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10. Headset Connect Button/
Volume Switch
11. 3.5mm Audio/Headphone Cable
(not shown)
12. USB/AC Adapter (not shown)
13. USB/mini USB Cable (not shown)
14. 3.5mm Audio-to-RCA Cable
(not shown)
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Transmitter Top
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Transmitter Back
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2.
3.
2. Insert 2 AAA batteries according to the polarity indicators inside the
compartment.
3. R
eplace the BATTERY COMPARTMENT cover, slide and snap it into
place to secure.
Battery Compartment
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INSTALLING THE BATTERIES
1. O
pen the BATTERY COMPARTMENT by sliding the BATTERY
COMPARTMENT cover down in the direction of the arrow and removing.
CONNECTING
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ELECTRICAL POWER
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1. Slide the USB/AUDIO-IN SWITCH on the back of the TRANSMITTER
to AUDIO IN.
1.
2. C
onnect your audio source (iPod® player, CD player, TV) that will work with
a universal audio output, to the TRANSMITTER with the 3.5mm AUDIO/
HEADPHONE CABLE (included).
2.
3. C
onnect the TRANSMITTER to the power source by plugging the USB end of
the USB/mini USB CABLE into the MINI USB JACK on the TRANSMITTER.
Plug the other end into the USB/AC ADAPTER.
3.
4. P
lug the USB/AC ADAPTER into a standard 110V wall outlet.
The TRANSMITTER’s power LED will illuminate.
4.
USB POWER
No
1.
lide the USB/AUDIO-IN SWITCH on the back of the TRANSMITTER
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to USB.
2. C
onnect the TRANSMITTER to your computer by plugging the mini USB
end of the USB/mini USB CABLE into the MINI USB JACK on the
TRANSMITTER and the other end into a USB port on your computer.
The TRANSMITTER’s power LED will illuminate.
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PAIRING
You will need to pair the HEADPHONES and the TRANSMITTER the first time
you use them with an audio source.
1. C
onnect the TRANSMITTER to a power source. The TRANSMITTER’s power
LED will illuminate.
3. N
ow connect the TRANSMITTER to an audio source and play an audio track.
Both the CONNECT button on the TRANSMITTER and the POWER button
on the HEADPHONES will illuminate solid.
4. W
hen listening to this same audio source again, the HEADPHONES will
automatically pair with the TRANSMITTER connected to that audio source.
Note: The TRANSMITTER will work with only one set of HEADPHONES.
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2. P
ush in and hold the CONNECT button on both the HEADPHONES and the
TRANSMITTER for 5 seconds, or until you hear a long beep. The CONNECT
button LED on the TRANSMITTER will blink fast while pairing.
LISTENING
USING THE TV HEADPHONES VIA RCA JACKS
1.
1. P
lug the 3.5mm AUDIO to RCA CABLE into the RCA audio jacks
on your TV and into the AUDIO JACK on the TRANSMITTER.
2.
2. P
lug the USB CABLE into the MINI USB PORT on the TRANSMITTER
and the other end into the USB/AC ADAPTER.
3.
3. P
lug the USB/AC ADAPTER into a regular 110V wall outlet.
The TRANSMITTER’s power LED will illuminate.
4.
4. Slide the USB/AUDIO IN SELECT switch to AUDIO IN.
5. Turn on the TV and ensure the volume of the TV is turned all the way down.
6. T
urn on the HEADPHONES by pressing the POWER button on the left
ear cup.
7. Adjust the volume with the HEADSET CONNECT BUTTON/VOLUME switch.
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5.
6.
7.
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8. S
ettle the HEADPHONES comfortably on your head, adjusting the length
of the HEADBAND accordingly.
9.
9. E
njoy the audio at any volume level privately, without disturbing
others—even if you’re in the same room!
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thr
1. P
lug the 3.5mm AUDIO/HEADPHONE CABLE into the audio output
jack on your TV and into the AUDIO IN jack on the TRANSMITTER.
2. P
lug the USB CABLE into the MINI USB PORT on the TRANSMITTER
and the other end into the USB/AC ADAPTER.
3. P
lug the USB/AC ADAPTER into a regular 110V wall outlet.
The TRANSMITTER’s power LED will illuminate.
4. Slide the USB/AUDIO IN SELECT switch to AUDIO IN.
5. Turn on the TV and ensure the volume of the TV is turned all the way down.
6. Turn
on the HEADPHONES by pressing the POWER button on the left
ear cup.
7. Adjust the volume with the HEADSET CONNECT BUTTON/VOLUME switch.
8. S
ettle the HEADPHONES comfortably on your head, adjusting the length
of the HEADBAND accordingly.
9. E
njoy the audio at any volume level privately, without disturbing
others—even if you’re in the same room!
Note: The TV volume must be on at an audible level in order to hear sound
through the HEADPHONES.
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USING THE TV HEADPHONES VIA HEADPHONE JACK
USING THE TV HEADPHONES WITH YOUR COMPUTER
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1. Plug one end of the USB CABLE into the USB PORT on your computer.
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2. P
lug the other end of the USB CABLE into the MINI USB PORT
on the back of the TRANSMITTER.
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3. Slide the USB/AUDIO IN SELECT switch to USB.
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4. T
urn on the computer and ensure the volume of the computer is turned
all the way down.
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5. T
urn on the HEADPHONES by pushing the POWER button on the bottom
of the left ear cup.
6. Adjust the volume with the CONNECT BUTTON/VOLUME switch.
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He
Tra
7. S
ettle the HEADPHONES comfortably on your head, adjusting the length
of the HEADBAND accordingly.
8. E
njoy the audio at any volume level privately, without disturbing
others—even if you’re in the same room!
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SPECIFICATIONS
Infrared Carrier Frequencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.4GHz
Frequency Response . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20-20kHz
Speakers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30mm
S/N Ratio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . >45dB
Distortion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . <5%
Headphone Power Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 x 1.5V AAA Battery
Transmitter Power Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Standard 110V
iPod not included. iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
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Operation Range . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Up to 150 Feet
TROUBLESHOOTING
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NO
PROBLEM
POSSIBLE CAUSE
SOLUTION
Not working and/or
no sound.
Connections between
the audio jack on the
TV and the transmitter
may be loose.
Check all connections.
You may be out of range
of the transmitter.
Move to within 150 feet
of the transmitter.
There may be sunlight
interfering with the
infrared transmission
between the
headphones and
the transmitter.
Move away from large
windows and make sure
there is no sunlight
across the line of sight
between the transmitter
and the headphones.
Batteries are low.
Replace the batteries.
Volume is set too
low to hear.
Increase the volume.
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ONE (1) YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
Brookstone® warrants this product against defects in materials and/or workmanship
under normal use for a period of ONE (1) YEAR from the date of purchase by the
original purchaser (“Warranty Period”). If a defect arises and a valid claim is received
within the Warranty Period, at its option, Brookstone will either 1) repair the defect
at no charge, using new or refurbished replacement parts, or 2) replace the product
with a new product that is at least functionally equivalent to the original product, or
3) provide a store credit in the amount of the purchase price of the original product.
A replacement product or part, including a user-installable part installed in accordance
with instructions provided by Brookstone, assumes the remaining warranty of the
original product. When a product or part is exchanged, any replacement item becomes
your property and the replaced item becomes Brookstone’s property. When a store
credit is given, the original product must be returned to Brookstone and becomes
Brookstone’s property.
Obtaining Service: To obtain warranty service, call Brookstone Limited Warranty Service at
1-800-292-9819. Please be prepared to describe the product that needs service and
the nature of the problem. A purchase receipt is required. All repairs and replacements
must be authorized in advance. Service options, parts availability and response times
will vary. You are responsible for delivery and the cost of delivery of the product or any
parts to the authorized service center for replacement, per our instructions.
Limits and Exclusions: Coverage under this Limited Warranty is limited to the United
States of America, including the District of Columbia and the U.S. Territories of
Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. This Limited Warranty applies only
to products manufactured for Brookstone that can be identified by the “Brookstone”
trademark, trade name, or logo affixed to them or their packaging. The Limited
Warranty does not apply to any non-Brookstone products. Manufacturers or
suppliers other than Brookstone may provide their own warranties to the purchaser,
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BROOKSTONE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS PRODUCT, OR ARISING
OUT OF ANY BREACH OF THIS WARRANTY. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY
APPLICABLE LAW, BROOKSTONE DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL STATUTORY OR
IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
WARRANTIES AGAINST HIDDEN OR LATENT DEFECTS. IF BROOKSTONE
CANNOT LAWFULLY DISCLAIM STATUTORY OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, THEN
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL SUCH WARRANTIES SHALL BE
LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE DURATION OF THIS EXPRESS WARRANTY.
Some states disallow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages
or how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above exclusions or limitations may not
apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other
rights, which vary from state to state.
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This warranty does not apply to: a) damage caused by failure to follow instructions
relating to product’s use or the installation of components; b) damage caused by
accident, abuse, misuse, fire, floods, earthquake or other external causes; c) damage
caused by service performed by anyone who is not a representative of Brookstone;
d) accessories used in conjunction with a covered product; e) a product or part
that has been modified to alter functionality or capability; f) items intended to be
periodically replaced by the purchaser during the normal life of the product including,
without limitation, batteries or light bulbs; g) any product sold “as is” including, without
limitation, floor demonstration models and refurbished items; or h) a product that is
used commercially or for a commercial purpose.
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