ENGLISH DEUTSCH FRANÇAIS NEDERLANDS SLOVENŠČINA PORTUGUÊS NB4530A (NB4530A, S43A1-D) ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. ESPAÑOL Sound Bar System ITALIANO OWNER’S MANUAL 1 Getting Started 2 Getting Started Safety information 1 CAUTION Getting Started RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. This lightning flash with arrowhead symbol within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons. 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 product. WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a confined space such as a book case or similar unit. CAUTION: Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the product and to protect it from over heating. The openings shall be never be blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar surface. This product should not be placed in a builtin installation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer’s instruction has been adhered to. CAUTION concerning the Power Cord Most appliances recommend they be placed upon a dedicated circuit; That is, a single outlet circuit which powers only that appliance and has no additional outlets or branch circuits. Check the specification page of this owner’s manual to be certain. Do not overload wall outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged wall outlets, extension cords, frayed power cords, or damaged or cracked wire insulation are dangerous. Any of these conditions could result in electric shock or fire. Periodically examine the cord of your appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage or deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the appliance, and have the cord replaced with an exact replacement part by an authorized service center. Protect the power cord from physical or mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked, pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay particular attention to plugs, wall outlets, and the point where the cord exits the appliance. To disconnect power from the mains, pull out the mains cord plug. hen installing the product, ensure that the plug is easily accessible. This device is equipped with a portable battery or accumulator. Safety way to remove the battery or the battery from the equipment: Remove the old battery or battery pack, follow the steps in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent contamination of the environment and bring on possible threat to human and animal health, the old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate container at designated collection points. Do not dispose of batteries or battery together with other waste. It is recommended that you use local, free reimbursement systems batteries and accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like. CAUTION: The apparatus should not be exposed to water (dripping or splashing) and no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, should be placed on the apparatus. Getting Started Disposal of your old appliance 2.All electrical and electronic products should be disposed of separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 3.The correct disposal of your old appliance will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health. 4.For more detailed information about disposal of your old appliance, please contact your city office, waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product. Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators 1. When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to batteries/ accumulators of Your product it means they are covered by European Directive 2006/66/EC. 2. This symbol may be combined with chemical symbols for mercury(Hg), cadmium(Cd) or lead(Pb) if the battery Contains more that 0.0005% of mercury,0.002% of cadmium or 0.004% of lead. 3. All batteries/accumulators should be disposed separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 4. The correct disposal of Your old batteries/accumulators will help to prevent potential negative consequences for the environment, animal and human health. 5. For more detailed information about disposal of Your old batteries/ accumulators, please contact Your city office, waste disposal service or the shop where You purchased the product. 1 Getting Started 1.When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to a product it means the product is covered by the European Directive 2002/96/EC. 3 4 Getting Started Europe Notice 1 Getting Started LG Electronics hereby declares that this/these product(s) is/are in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC, 2004/108/EC, 2006/95/EC and 2009/125/EC. Please contact to the following address for obtaining a copy of the DoC (Declaration of Conformity). RF Radiation Exposure Statement This equipment should be installed and operated with minimum distance 20 cm between the radiator and your body. Italy Notice A general authorization is requested for outdoor use in Italy. The use of these equipments is regulated by: 1. D.L.gs 1.8.2003, n. 259, article 104 (activity subject to general authorization) for outdoor use and article 105 (free use) for indoor use, in both cases for private use. Contact office for compliance of this product : LG Electronics Inc. EU Representative, Krijgsman 1, 1186 DM Amstelveen, The Netherlands 2. D.M. 28.5.03, for supply to public of RLAN access to networks and telecom services. yy Please note that this is NOT a Customer Service contact point. For Customer Service Information, see Warranty Card or contact the dealer that you purchased this product. 1. D.L.gs 1.8.2003, n. 259, articoli 104 (attività soggette ad autorizzazione generale) se utilizzati al di fuori del proprio fondo e 105 (libero uso) se utilizzati entro il proprio fondo, in entrambi i casi per uso private. Indoor Use Only L’uso degli apparati è regolamentato da: 2. D.M. 28.5.03, per la fornitura al pubblico dell’accesso R-LAN alle reti e ai servizi di telecomunicazioni. Brazil Notice Este equipamento opera em caráter secundário, isto é, não tem direito a proteção contra interferência prejudicial, mesmo de estações do mesmo tipo, e não pode causar interferência a sistemas operando em caráter primário. Table of Contents Table of Contents 1 Getting Started 2 Safety information 6 Unique features 6 – Portable In 6 – Speaker ez (easy) Setup 6Introduction 6 – Symbols Used in this Manual 6Accessories 7 Remote control 8 Front panel 8 Rear panel 9 Installing the sound bar 9 Installing the cover foot 2Connecting 10 12 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 15 16 16 17 17 17 17 18 18 Mounting the main unit on a wall Connecting the AC adapter Setting up – Pairing wireless subwoofer Connecting to your TV – Using an HDMI cable – What is SIMPLINK? – ARC (Audio Return Channel) function – Additional information for HDMI – Using an OPTICAL cable Optional equipment connection – HDMI connection – PORT. (Portable) IN connection – Listening to music from your portable player – OPTICAL IN connection – Speaker ez (easy) setup – USB playback – Playable file 5 3Operating 19 19 19 19 19 20 20 20 20 21 22 22 22 22 23 23 Basic operations – USB operation Other operations – DRC (Dynamic Range Control) – AV Sync – AUTO POWER On/Off – Auto Power Down – Turn off the sound temporarily – Displaying file and input source – Sleep timer setting Sound adjustment – Setting the surround mode – Auto Volume On/ Off – Adjust the woofer level settings Using Bluetooth technology – Listening to music stored on the Bluetooth devices 25 Controlling a TV with the supplied remote control 25 – Setting up the remote to control your TV 4Troubleshooting 26Troubleshooting 5Appendix 27 Trademarks and licenses 28Specifications 29Maintenance 29 – Handling the unit 1 2 3 4 5 6 Getting Started Unique features 1 Portable In Accessories Please check and identify the supplied accessories. Getting Started Listen to music from your portable device. (MP3, Notebook, etc) Speaker ez (easy) Setup Listen to sound from TV, DVD or Digital device with vivid 2.1 or 2.0 ch mode. Remote control (1) Batteries (2) HDMI Cable (1) Power cord (1) AC adapter (1) USB Cable (1) Wall bracket (1) Wall Mount Bracket Installation Template (1) Cover foot_19mm (1) Shaft wall mount (2) Introduction Symbols Used in this Manual ,,Note Indicates special notes and operating features. >>Caution Indicates cautions for preventing possible damages from abuse. Getting Started Remote control 7 • • • • • • • • • • a • • • • • • • • • • 1 (Power) : Switches the unit ON or OFF. FUNCTION : Selects the function and the input source. OPTICAL : Changes input source to OPTICAL directly. MUTE @ : Mutes the sound. VOL +/- : Adjusts speaker volume. • • • • • • • • • • b • • • • • • • • • • AUTO POWER : This function is automatically turned on the unit. (Refer to the page 20) AV SYNC : Synchronizes the audio and video. INFO : Displays the information of a file or an input source. REPEAT : Listens to your files repeatedly or randomly. C/V (Skip/Search) : - Skips Fast backward or Forward. - Searches for a section within a file. Z (Stop) : Stops playback. d/M (Play/Pause) : Starts playback. / Pauses playback. SOUND EFFECT : Selects a sound effect mode. AUTO VOLUME : Turns on and off the AUTO VOLUME mode. WOOFER LEVEL : Sets the sound level of woofer. Battery Installation • • • • • • • • • • c • • • • • • • • • • Remove the battery cover on the rear of the Remote Control, and insert two (size AAA) battery with and matched correctly. 0 to 9 numerical buttons : Selects a file directly. DRC : Sets the DRC. SLEEP : Sets the system to turn off automatically at a specified time. • • • • • • • • • • d • • • • • • • • • • TV Control buttons : See page 25. 1 Getting Started W/S FOLDER : Searches for a folder of MP3/WMA files. When a USB containing MP3/WMA files in several folders is being played, press W/S FOLDER to select the folder you want to play. 8 Getting Started Front panel 1 Getting Started A 1/! B - / + (Volume -/+) Adjusts volume level. C T (Play/Pause) D I (Stop) EF (Function) Selects the function and input source. F Display window >>Caution Precautions in using the touch buttons yy Use the touch buttons with clean and dry hands. - In a humid environment, wipe out any moisture on the touch buttons before using. yy Do not press the touch buttons hard to make it work. - If you apply too much strength, it can damage the sensor of the touch buttons. yy Touch the button that you want to work in order to operate the function correctly. yy Be careful not to have any conductive material such as metallic object on the touch buttons. It can cause malfunctions. Rear panel A DC. IN 25V 0 2A D OPT.(Optical) IN B USB port E HDMI IN/ OUT C PORT.(Portable) IN Getting Started Installing the sound bar 9 Installing the cover foot 1 Getting Started You can hear the sound by connecting the unit to the other device : TV, Blu-ray disc player, DVD player, etc. Place the unit in front of the TV and connect it to the device you want. (Refer to pp.13 - 18) 1. Turn the unit upside down. 2. Place the cover foot on the bottom of the unit to match screw holes with those on the unit. 3. Fix it with screws as shown in the illustration above. ,,Note 26mm (It has been already installed to the unit.) 19mm Install proper cover foot of either 19mm or 26mm in height to match the unit to the underpart of TV screen at the suitable level. (26mm cover foot has been already installed to the unit.) 10 Connecting Mounting the main unit on a wall You can mount the main unit on a wall. Detach the cover foot of the unit, keep the detached cover foot for later installation and use the screws to hang the unit on the wall. 2. Match the TV’s BOTTOM EDGE of Wall Mount Bracket Installation Template with the bottom of TV and attach to the position. TV Prepare shaft wall mount and brackets. 2 Connecting Unit Wall Mount Bracket Installation Template Wall bracket Shaft wall mount 1. Locate the shaft wall mount on the screw hole of the unit's back and then fix it onto the unit with the screw. 3. When you mount it on a wall (concrete), use the wall plugs. You should drill some holes. A guide sheet (Wall Mount Bracket Installation Template) is supplied to drill. Use the sheet to check the point to drill. Connecting 4. Remove the Wall Mount Bracket Installation Template. 11 ,,Note Detach the unit from the bracket as shown below. 5. Fix it with screws as shown in the illustration below. 2 Connecting 6. Hang the main unit onto the bracket as shown below. >>Caution yy Do not hang onto the installed unit and avoid any impact to the unit. yy Secure the unit firmly to the wall so that it does not fall off. If the unit falls off, it may result in an injury or damage to the product. yy When the unit is installed on a wall, please make sure that a child does not pull any of connecting cables, as it may cause it to fall. 12 Connecting Connecting the AC adapter 1. Connect the supplied AC power cord to the AC adapter. 2. Connect the AC adapter cable to DC. IN adapter input. 2 3. Plug the AC power cord into an AC outlet. Setting up Pairing wireless subwoofer LED indicator of wireless subwoofer Connecting LED Color Status Yellow The wireless subwoofer is receiving the signal of the unit. Yellow (blink) The wireless subwoofer is trying to connect. Red The Wireless subwoofer is in standby mode. Off (No display) The power cord of wireless subwoofer is disconnected. Setting up the wireless subwoofer for the first time >>Caution Only use the AC adapter supplied with this device. Do not use a power supply from another device or manufacturer. Using any other power cable or power supply may cause damage to the device and void your warranty. 1. Connect the power cord of the Wireless subwoofer to the outlet. 2. Turn on the main unit : The main unit and wireless subwoofer will be automatically connected. Manually pairing wireless subwoofer When your connection is not completed, you can see the red LED on the woofer and woofer is not made sound. To solve the problem, follow the below steps. 1. Press and hold I STOP button on the unit and MUTE button on the remote control simultaneously. - Displays the “REMATE”. 2.Press PAIRING on back of the woofer. - The yellow LED will flicker. 3. Turn off and on the unit. - If you see “yellow” LED, it’ s successful. 4. If you don’t see “Yellow” LED, try again Step 1 Step 3. Connecting ,,Note yy If you operate main unit then wireless subwoofer sound within a few seconds in standby mode. yy Set the distance between this unit and wireless subwoofer within 10 m (32 ft.). yy It takes a few seconds (and may take longer) for the unit and subwoofer to communicate with each other. Connecting to your TV You can listen to the sound from your TV via the unit. There are two ways of connecting your TV to the unit. Using an HDMI cable You must connect the TV that supports ARC function if you want to listen to TV sound using an HDMI cable. And turn on SIMPLINK of your TV. 1. Connect the HDMI OUT jack on the back of the unit to ARC jack on the TV using an HDMI cable (Type A, High speed HDMI™ cable with Ethernet). HDMI cable 2. Turn TV and the unit on. ARC function is selected automatically. What is SIMPLINK? Some functions of this unit are controlled by the TV’s remote control when this unit and LG TV’s with SIMPLINK are connected through HDMI connection. Controllable functions by LG TV’s remote control : Power on/off, volume up/down, etc. Refer to the TV owner’s manual for the details of SIMPLINK function. LG TV’s with SIMPLINK function has the logo as shown above. ,,Note Depending on the state of the unit, some SIMPLINK operation may differ from your purpose or not work. 2 Connecting yy Optimum performance can be implemented only when the unit and the Wireless subwoofer within distance of 2 m (6 ft.) to 10 m (32 ft.) is used since communication failure may occur if longer distance is used. 13 14 Connecting ARC (Audio Return Channel) function Additional information for HDMI The ARC function enables an HDMI capable TV to send the audio stream to HDMI OUT of the unit. yy When you connect a HDMI or DVI compatible device make sure of the following: To use this function : 2 -- Your TV must support the HDMI-CEC and ARC function and the HDMI-CEC and ARC must be set to On. Connecting -- The setting method of HDMI-CEC and ARC may differ depending on the TV. For details about ARC function, refer to your TV manual. -Try switching off the HDMI/DVI device and this player. Next, switch on the HDMI/DVI device and leave it for around 30 seconds, then switch on this player. -The connected device’s video input is set correctly for this unit. -- You must use the HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed HDMI™ cable with Ethernet). -The connected device is compatible with 720 x 480p, 1280 x 720p, 1920 x 1080i or 1920 x 1080p video input. -- You must connect the HDMI OUT on the unit with HDMI IN of the TV that supports ARC function using an HDMI cable. yy Not all HDCP-compatible HDMI or DVI devices will work with this player. -- You can connect only one Sound bar to TV compatible with ARC. -The picture will not be displayed properly with non-HDCP device. Connecting ,,Note yy If a connected HDMI device does not accept the audio output of the player, the HDMI device’s audio sound may be distorted or may not output. 15 Using an OPTICAL cable 1. Connect the OPT. IN jack on the back of the unit to OPTICAL OUT jack on the TV using an OPTICAL cable. yy Changing the resolution when the connection has already been established may result in malfunctions. To solve the problem, turn off the player and then turn it on again. 2 Optical cable yy If there are noises or lines on the screen, please check the HDMI cable (length is generally limited to 4.5 m(15 ft). yy You cannot change the video resolution in the HDMI IN mode. Change the video resolution of the connected component. yy If the video output signal is abnormal when your personal computer is connected to HDMI IN jack, change the resolution of your personal computer to 480p, 720p, 1080i or 1080p. 2. Set the INPUT source to OPTICAL. Press repeatedly FUNCTION on the remote control or F on the unit until the function is selected. For selecting directely the OPTICAL function, press OPTICAL on the remote control. Connecting yy When the HDMI connection with HDCP is not verified, TV screen is changed to black screen. In this case, check the HDMI connection, or disconnect the HDMI cable. 16 Connecting Optional equipment connection For enjoying both sound and picture You can enjoy both sound and picture from the external device you connect. HDMI connection 2 For enjoying sound only Connecting You can enjoy the sound from the external device you connect. Blu-ray disc player, DVD player, etc. 1. Connect HDMI IN jack on the back of the unit to HDMI OUT jack on the external device such as Blu-ray disc player, DVD player, etc. To the Blu-ray disc player, DVD player, etc. 1. Connect HDMI IN jack on the back of the unit to HDMI OUT jack on the audio device such as Bluray disc player, DVD player, etc. 2. Set the INPUT source to HDMI IN. Press repeatedly FUNCTION on the remote control or F on the unit until the function is selected. 2. Connect HDMI OUT jack on the back of the unit to HDMI IN jack on the TV. 3. Set the INPUT source to HDMI IN. Press repeatedly FUNCTION on the remote control or F on the unit until the function is selected. ,,Note yy With the unit connected to external devices and TV as above illustration, TV will output picture and sound from external devices when the unit is turned off in HDMI IN mode. yy Even though PCM multi channel is inputted to the unit through an HDMI cable, the unit can only output 2 channel. Connecting PORT. (Portable) IN connection 17 OPTICAL IN connection Connect an optical output jack of external devices to the OPT. IN jack. 2 MP3 player, etc... Listening to music from your portable player The unit can be used to play the music from many types of portable players or external devices. 1. Connect the portable player to the PORT. (Portable) IN connector of the unit. 2. Turn the power on by pressing 1 (Power). 3. Select the PORTABLE function by pressing FUNCTION. 4. Turn on the portable player or external device and start playing it. Speaker ez (easy) setup Listens to sound from TV, DVD or Digital Device with 2.1 or 2ch mode. 1. Connect the OPT. IN jack on the back of the unit to optical out jack of your TV (or digital device etc.) 2. Select the input source to OPTICAL directly by pressing OPTICAL. 3. Listen to sound with 2.1 or 2ch speaker. 4.Press OPTICAL to exit from OPTICAL. Function is retuned to previous one. Connecting To the digital optical output jack of external device 18 Connecting USB playback Compatible USB devices Connect USB memory device to the USB port on the back of the unit. yy MP3 Player : Flash type MP3 player. With the unit on the wall, you can connect USB more easily using supplied USB cable. yy The USB function of this unit does not support some USB devices. yy USB Flash Drive : Devices that support USB1.1. USB device requirement yy The file name is limited to 255 characters. 2 Connecting yy Using NTFS file system is not supported. (Only FAT(16/32) file system is supported.) yy Depending on the size and the number of the files, it may take several minutes to read the contents on the media. yy Devices which require additional program installation connected to a computer, are not supported. yy Do not extract the USB device while in operation. yy For a large capacity USB, it may take longer than a few minutes to be searched. Removing the USB Device from the unit. 1. Choose a different function/mode or press Z twice in a row. yy To prevent data loss, back up all data. yy If you use a USB extension cable or USB hub, the USB device is not recognized. 2. Remove the USB device from the unit. yy This unit is not supported when the total number of files is 1000 or more. Playable file yy External HDD, Card readers, Locked devices, or hard type USB devices are not supported. MP3/ WMA file requirement yy The unit’s USB Port cannot be connected to PC. The unit can not be used as a storage device. MP3/ WMA file compatibility with this unit is limited as follows : yy Sampling frequency : within 32 to 48 kHz (MP3), within 32 to 48 kHz (WMA) yy Bit rate : within 32 to 320 kbps (MP3), 40 to 192 kbps (WMA) yy Maximum files : Under 999 yy File extensions : “.mp3”/“.wma” yy A protected file by DRM(Digital rights management) cannot be played on the unit. Operating 19 Basic operations Other operations USB operation DRC (Dynamic Range Control) 1. Connect the USB device to the USB port. 2. Select the USB function by pressing FUNCTION. 3. Select a file you want to play by pressing C or V. To Stop Playback Pause Do this AV Sync Press d/M. When receiving audio signals from TV, sound and images may not be matched. In the case, this function can adjust the delay time. During playback, press d/M. 1.Press AV SYNC. Press Z. Search for a section within a file Press and hold C/V during playback and release it at the point you want to listen to. Play repeatedly or randomly Press REPEAT on the remote control repeatedly, the display will be changed in the following order, RPT 1 RPT D (DIRECTORY) RPT ALL RANDOM OFF. Select a file directly Press 0 to 9 numerical buttons on the remote control to go to the desired file directly. Resume playback The unit memorizes the point at which you've changed function or the unit had been turned off. The resume point may be cleared when you pull out the power cord or removing the USB device from the unit. 2.Use C/V to scroll up and down through the delay amount, which you can set at anything between 0 and 300ms. 3 Operating During playback, press C or V to go to the next file Skip to the next/ or to return to the beginning of the current file. previous file Press C twice briefly to step back to the previous file. ,,Note Make the sound clear when the volume is turned down (Dolby Digital only). Set to [DRC ON] by using DRC. 20 Operating AUTO POWER On/Off Auto Power Down Before operating this function, make sure that you have selected OPTICAL and turn on the AUTO POWER. This unit will be off itself to save electronic consumption in the case main unit is not connected to external device and is not used for 25 minutes. This function automatically turns on/off the unit when you turn on/off the external device (TV, DVD Player, Blu-ray Disc Player, etc.) connected to this unit by the optical cable. This function turns on or off each time you press AUTO POWER. 3 So does this unit after six hours since Main unit has been connected to other device using analog input. But the unit can turns on automatically based on the [AUTO POWER] function you've set. Operating Display Operation AUTO POWER ON AUTO POWER function is turned on. Turn off the sound temporarily AUTO POWER OFF AUTO POWER function is turned off. You can mute your unit, for example, to answer the telephone, “MUTE” is displayed in the display window. ,,Note yy This function is intentionally designed to turn off the unit after 1 minute of inactivity in OPTICAL mode. Only if the unit has already received the signal transmitted through the optical source and there is no digital audio signal going to the unit, the unit will turn off after 1 minute of inactivity with AUTO POWER function is turned on. yy Depending on the connected device by the optical cable, this function may not operate. yy If you want to use AUTO POWER, SIMPLINK must be turned off. It takes for about 30 seconds to switch on or off SIMPLINK. yy If SIMPLINK is set to ON, "AUTO POWER OFF" is just scrolled, even thouth you press AUTO POWER. yy Once AUTO POWER is set, the unit will start as OPTICAL mode automatically next time, no matter what kind of function you selected before. Press MUTE@ to mute your unit. To cancel it, press MUTE@ again on the remote control or change the volume level. Displaying file and input source You can display various information of the input source by pressing INFO. USB : MP3/WMA containing file information OPTICAL/ARC/HDMI IN : Audio format, Audio channel Operating 21 Sleep timer setting Press SLEEP repeatedly to select the desired time period options (in minutes): LCD OFF(Display window off ) -> DIMMER(The display window will be darken by half ) -> Sleep timer value -> Display on In display window you see “LCD OFF” and the display window turns off . To check the remaining time, press SLEEP. To cancel the sleep function, press SLEEP repeatedly until “SLEEP 10” appears, and then press SLEEP once again while “SLEEP 10” is displayed. ,,Note 3 Operating You can check the remaining time before the unit turns off . Press SLEEP the remaining time appears in the display window. 22 Operating Sound adjustment Setting the surround mode This system has a number of pre-set surround sound fields. You can select a desired sound mode by using SOUND EFFECT. The displayed items for the equalizer may be different depending on sound sources and effects. On Display NATURAL 3 BYPASS Operating BASS Description You can enjoy comfortable and natural sound. You can enjoy the sound without equalizer effect. The BASS is Bass Blast. During playback, reinforce the treble, bass and surround sound effect. CLRVOICE The CLRVOICE is Clear Voice. This program make voice sound clear, improving the quality of voice sound. GAME The GAME is Game Equalizer. You can enjoy more virtual sound while playing video games. NIGHT The NIGHT is Night Mode. This may be useful when you want to watch movies at low volume late at night. UPSCALER The UPSCALER is MP3 UpScaling. When listening to MP3 files or other compressed music, you can enhance the sound. This mode is available only to 2 channel sources. LOUDNESS Improves the bass and treble sound. 3D SOUND You can enjoy more immersive and cinematic surround sound. ,,Note yy In some of surround modes, some speakers, there’s no sound or low sound. It depends on the mode of surround and the source of audio, it is not defective. yy You may need to reset the surround mode, after switching the input, sometimes even after the sound file changed. Auto Volume On/ Off With AUTO VOLUME function on, the unit automacally adjusts the outputted volume level to make it raised or lowered if the sound is too loud or small. So you can enjoy the sound at comportable level not too loud or small. Press AUTO VOLUME to turn on or off the Auto Volume mode. Adjust the woofer level settings You can adjust the sound level of woofer. 1.Press WOOFER LEVEL. 2.Press VOL +/- to adjust the sound level of the woofer. Operating 23 Using Bluetooth technology About Bluetooth Bluetooth® is wireless communication technology for short range connection. The available range is within 10 meters. Bluetooth Profiles In order to use Bluetooth wireless technology, devices must be able to interpret certain profiles. This unit is compatible with following profile. A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Pairing your unit and Bluetooth device Before you start the pairing procedure, make sure the Bluetooth feature is turned on in to your Bluetooth device. Refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide. Once a pairing operation is performed, it does not need to be performed again. 1. Select the Bluetooth function by using the FUNCTION. Appears “BT” and then “BT READY” in display window. 2. Operate the Bluetooth device and perform the pairing operation. When searching for this unit with the Bluetooth device, a list of the devices found may appear in the Bluetooth device display depending on the type of Bluetooth device.Your unit appears as “LG SOUND BAR”. 3. Enter the PIN code. PIN code : 0000 4. When this unit is successfully connected with your Bluetooth device, “PAIRED” will appear on the display window. ,,Note Depending on the Bluetooth device type, some device have a different pairing way. 5. Listen to music. To play a music stored on your Bluetooth device, refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide. ,,Note If you change the function of the unit, the Bluetooth function is disconnected, operate pairing again. Function other than the (Bluetooth Bluetooth) 3 Operating (The sound may be interrupted when the connection interfered by the other electronic wave or you connect the bluetooth in the other rooms.) Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth® wireless technology does not incur any charges. A mobile phone with Bluetooth® wireless technology can be operated via the Cascade if the connection was made via Bluetooth® wireless technology. Available Devices : Mobile phone, MP3, Laptop, PDA (This units be supported the Stereo Headset.) Listening to music stored on the Bluetooth devices 24 Operating ,,Note yy The sound may be interrupted when the connection interfered by the other electronic wave. yy You cannot control the Bluetooth device with this unit. yy Pairing is limited one Bluetooth device per one unit and multi-pairing is not supported. yy Although the distance between your Bluetooth and the set is less than 10m, there are obstacles between both, your Bluetooth device cannot be connected. 3 yy Depending on the type of the device, you may not be able to use the Bluetooth function. Operating yy When not connected the Bluetooth, “BT READY” appears on the display window. yy You can enjoy wireless system using phone, MP3, Notebook, etc.. yy The Electrical malfunction due to devices using same frequency such as Medical equipment, Microwaves or wireless LAN devices, the connection will be disconnected. yy When someone stands and interrupts communication between Bluetooth device and the player, the connection will be disconnected. yy If the gotten away of the distance between Bluetooth and the unit, the sound quality is lower and lower the connection will disconnect when the space between the Bluetooth and the unit gets out of the operating range of Bluetooth. yy The device with Bluetooth wireless technology is disconnected, if you turn off the main unit or put the device away from the main unit more than 10m. Operating 25 Controlling a TV with the supplied remote control You can control your TV using the buttons below. AV/INPUT VOL + PR/CH VOL - PR/CH Operation MUTE@ Turn the TV’s volume on or off. AV/INPUT Switch the TV’s input source between the TV and other input sources. 1 (TV POWER) Turn the TV on or off. VOL +/– Adjust the volume of the TV. PR/CH W/S Scan up or down through memorized channels. ,,Note yy Depending on the TV being connected, you may not be able to control your TV using some of the buttons. yy The remote control of the unit performs basic operation of your TV. Please use the TV’s remote control to enjoy advanced operation of your TV. You can operate your TV with the supplied remote control. If your TV is listed in the table below, set the appropriate manufacturer code. 1. While holding down 1 (TV POWER) button, and press the manufacturer code for your TV with the numerical buttons (see the table below). Manufacturer Code Number LG 1(Default), 2 Zenith 1, 3, 4 GoldStar 1, 2 Samsung 6, 7 Sony 8, 9 Hitachi 4 2. Release the 1 (TV POWER) button to complete setting. Depending on your TV, some or all buttons may not function on the TV, even after entering the correct manufacturer code. When you replace the batteries of the remote, the code number you have set may be reset to the default setting. Set the appropriate code number again. 3 Operating Button Setting up the remote to control your TV 26 Troubleshooting Troubleshooting PROBLEM No Power No sound No display CAUSE & CORRECTION yy The power cord is unpluged. Plug in the power cord. yy Check the condition by operating other electronic devices. yy Incorrect input source is selected. Check the input source and select the correct input source. yy The mute function is activated. Press MUTE@ or adjust the volume level to cancel the mute function. yy The LCD OFF function is activated. Press SLEEP to cancel the function. yy The remote control is too far from the unit. Operate the remote control within about 23 ft (7m). 4 The remote control does not work properly. yy There is an obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit. Remove the obstacle. Troubleshooting The AUTO POWER function does not work. yy Check the state of SIMPLINK and turn off SIMPLINK. yy The batteries in the remote control is exhausted. Replace the batteries with new one. yy Depending on the connected device by the optical cable, this function may not operate. Check the details below and adjust the unit according to them. yy Switch [ON] state of DRC function to [OFF] by using remote controller. yy With the sound bar connected with TV, change the AUDIO DIGITAL OUT setting When you sense that on TV Setup Menu from [PCM] to [AUTO] or [BITSTREAM]. outputted sound of y With the sound bar connected with Player, change the AUDIO DIGITAL OUT y the unit is low. setting on Player Setup Menu from [PCM] to [PRIMARY PASS-THROUGH] or [BITSTREAM]. yy Change Audio DRC setting on Player setup menu to [OFF] state. Appendix 27 Trademarks and licenses Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. 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 2.0 Channel is a trademark of DTS, Inc. Product includes software. © DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Bluetooth® wireless technology is a system which allows radio contact between electronic devices within a max. range of 10 meters. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by LG Electronics is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI licensing LLC. Appendix Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth® wireless technology does not incur any charges. A mobile phone with Bluetooth® wireless technology can be operated via the Cascade if the connection was made via Bluetooth® wireless technology. 5 28 Appendix Specifications General AC adapter requirements AC 100 - 240 V, 50 / 60 Hz Power consumption DC 25V 0 2A Dimensions (W x H x D) (1038 x 35.4 x 75) mm Net Weight (Approx.) 2.3 kg Operating temperature 41 °F to 95 °F (5 °C to 35 °C) Operating humidity 5 % to 90 % Bus Power Supply DC 5 V 0 500 mA Input/Output OPTICAL IN 3 V (p-p), Optical jack x 1 PORT. IN 0.5 Vrms (3.5 mm stereo jack) HDMI IN 19 Pin (Type A, HDMI™ connector) x 1 HDMI OUT 19 Pin (Type A, HDMI™ connector) x 1 Amplifier Stereo mode 80 W + 80 W (4 Ω at 1 kHz) 5 Appendix Wireless subwoofer Power requirements AC 200 - 240 V, 50 - 60 Hz Power consumption 35 W Type 1 Way 1 Speaker Impedance Rated 3Ω Output Power 150 W Max. Output Power 300 W Net Dimensions (W x H x D) (221 x 351.5 x 281) mm Net Weight 7.32 kg Designs and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. Appendix 29 Maintenance Handling the unit When shipping the unit Please save the original shipping carton and packing materials. If you need to ship the unit, for maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was originally packed at the factory. Keeping the exterior surfaces clean yy Do not use volatile liquids such as insecticide spray near the unit. yy Wiping with strong pressure may damage the surface. yy Do not leave rubber or plastic products in contact with the unit for a long period of time. Cleaning the unit 5 Appendix To clean the player, use a soft, dry cloth. If the surfaces are extremely dirty, use a soft cloth lightly moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or thinner, as these might damage the surface of the unit.