Internet Radio with FM/DAB/DAB+/FM Adaptor

Internet Radio with FM/DAB/DAB+/FM
Adaptor
A120+
User Manual
Thank you very much for buying the A120+. In order to let you freely operate the product and
fully enjoy the overbalancing happiness it brings you, we have introduced each function of the
player in detail in this user manual. Please carefully read this user manual before use and keep
for future reference.
Table of Contents
1. Network Requirement
2. Safety Precaution
3. Appearance and Key Description
4. Getting Started
5. A120+ Functions
5.1
Main Menu
5.2
System Settings
5.3
Internet Radio
5.4
Spotify Connect
5.5
Music Player
5.6
DMR (DLNA streaming)
5.7
DAB
5.8
FM
5.9
Bluetooth
5.10
Sleep
5.11
Alarm
5.12
Extra Features
6. Troubleshooting
7. Specifications
1. Network Requirement
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A broadband connection in combination with a wired/wireless access point, router or
similar network device.
The network device needs to support Ethernet (LAN) wired connection or WiFi (802.11
b/g/n) wireless connection.
PC, tablet or smartphone with network connected. This network has to be the same one
as the NOXON NOVA II equipped with.
2. Safety Precaution
General
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Do not drop the NOXON NOVA II and do not expose it to liquid, moisture or humidity.
These might lead to damage to the device.
If the NOXON NOVA II is moved from a cold environment into a warmer one, do let it
adapt to the new temperature before operate the device. Otherwise, it might lead to
condensation and cause malfunctions in the device.
Do not use the NOXON NOVA II in the dust environment as dust can damage the interior
electronic components and lead to malfunctions in the device.
Protect the NOXON NOVA II from strong vibrations and place it on stable surfaces.
Do not attempt to disassembly the NOXON NOVA II.
If the NOXON NOVA II is not using for a long period of time, disconnect it from the
power supply by unplugging the power plug. This is to avoid the risk of fire.
The ventilation should not be impeded by covering the ventilation openings with items,
such as newspapers, table-cloths, curtains, etc.
No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be placed on the apparatus.
To maintain the compliance with the WiFi RF exposure requirement, place the product
at least 20 cm (8 inches) from nearby persons except when operating the controls.
Power adapter
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Only use the power adaptor delivered with the NOXON NOVA
The socket outlet should be installed near the NOXON NOVA II
should be easily accessible.
Never touch the power plug with wet hands and never pull on
power cable when pulling the plug out of the power socket.
Make sure the electrical voltage specified on the NOXON NOVA II
and its power plug is corresponding to the voltage of the power
socket. Incorrect voltage will destroy the device.
Risks associated with high volumes
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While listening the NOXON NOVA II with headphones, always
reduce the volume before put on the headphones. After the
headphones are positioned properly, increase the volume to
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the desired level.
To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume for long periods.
Maintenance / cleaning
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Always power off the NOXON NOVA II when cleaning it.
Never use any harsh or strong solvents to clean the NOXON NOVA II since these may
damage the surface of the device. Dry, soft cloth is appropriate, however, if the NOXON
NOVA II is extremely dirty, it may be wiped off with a slightly moist cloth. Make sure the
device is dried off after cleaning.
When you are necessary to ship the NOXON NOVA II, store it in its original package. Save
the package for this purpose.
Disposal
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If have to dispose the device in the future, note that all electrical and electronic device
must be disposed of separately from household waste at official
disposal centers. Avoid damage to the environment and risks to your
personal health by disposing of device properly.For further
information about proper disposal,contrace your local
government,disposal bodies or the shop where you bought the
device.Dispose of all packaging in an environmentally -friendly
manner.Cardboard packaging can be taken to paper recycling containers or public
collection points for recycling.Any film or plastic contained in the packaging should be
be taken to your public .collection points for disposal.Respect the environment.Old
batteries must bot be disposed of with domestic waste.They must be handed in at a
collection point for waste batteries.Please note that batteries must be disposed of fully
discharged at appropriate collection points for old batteries.If disposing of batteries
which are not fully discharged,take precautions to prevent short circuits.
3. Appearance and Key Descriptions
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Description
3.2” TFT Color Screen
Remote control receiver
USB port
Earphone out jact
FM/DAB Antenna socket
Optical Out
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Functions
Display
Receive infrared signal from remote
USB playback (no charging function)
3.5mm jack for earphone out
Strengthen the DAB/FM receiption
SPDIF Optical digital output
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Coaxial Out
SPDIF Coaxial digital output
Line Out-R
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Line Out-L
3.5mm jack for speaker connection – Right
channel
3.5mm jack for speaker connection –Left channel
LAN port
Ethernet connection
DC IN
Power supply
Remote Controller
Use your thumb to press the lid of the battery
compartment and pull it out. Install a CR2025 type 3V
battery into the battery compartment, taking care to
insert it with the positive (+) side up.
Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by
an incorrect type.
Dispose of used batteries according to the instructions.
WARNING
Do not ingest the battery, Chemical Burn Hazard
(The remote control supplied with) This product contains a coin/button cell battery. If
the coin/button cell battery is swallowed, it can cause severe internal burns in just 2
hours and can lead to death.
Keep new and used batteries away from children.
If the battery compartment does not close securely, stop using the product and keep it
away from children.
If you think batteries might have been swallowed or placed inside any part of the body,
seek immediate medical attention.
Suggestion:
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Never attempt to recharge or open the battery. Explosion hazard.
Never damage or warp the battery.
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Never throw batteries into an open fire or expose them to high temperatures.
Failure to observe these guidelines may cause fluid to escape from the battery,
which can cause skin irritation.
In case of contact:
Wash off the fluid with plenty of clear water
Do to rub your eyes. Instead, rise eyes with plenty of water for 10minutes and seek
immediate medical attention.
Only use batteries of the same or an equivalent type. Explosion hazard.
Remote the batteries from the battery compartment as soon as they are empty, or
if you do not intend to use the device for a long period of time.
If the battery compartment does not close securely, stop using the product and
attention should be drawn to the environmental aspects of battery disposal.
4. Getting Started
The items enclosed in the packaging box are as follows:
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A120+ unit
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Power adaptor
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Remote control
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RCA Audio cable(RCA to RCA)
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FM/DAB pigtail antenna
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User manual
Connect the FM antenna and WiFi antenna to the back of A120+.
And connect the RCA audio cable to the Line out jacks of A120+ and your own speaker.
Then connect the power adaptor to the back of A120+ and plug it into power socket. (Turn on
your own speaker if need audio out.)
Get the network environment ready
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For wired Ethernet
Use an Ethernet cable (RJ45 jack) to connect the LAN ports on A120+ and your network
device. Check if the light indicators on the network device are in appropriate status.
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For wireless WiFi
Make sure you have setup the wireless network and you have the WEP, WPA or WPA2
security password to activate the connection.
You may also use the WPS (WiFi Protected Setup) function for easy pairing between the
network device and A120+. Check if the light indicators on the network device are in
appropriate status.
Switch it on from A120+.
At the first time operation, system asks if you want to start the Setup Wizard. Select YES to
continue the setup. Details of the Setup Wizard can be referred to Section 5.2.1 below. After
choosing NO, the next screen asks if you would like to run the wizard next time A120+ is
started.
A120+ will automatically connect to the network that was set before when power on to
Internet Radio again. In case you desire to change the network, enter System Setting to
configure the corresponding connection. Refer to Section 5.2.1 and 5.2.3.
Press
on the remote control to enter standby mode. The time, date and any active
alarm times display on the screen.
Rotate the volume reel or press
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volume. Rotate the volume reel or press
press
on the remote control to adjust the
until volume level becomes 0, or direct
to mute the sound.
Music Sharing from PC
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To share the music files from PC, the following steps are done on the PC:
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Connect the PC to the network.
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Ensure A120+ is powered on and connected to the same
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network.
Open the UPnP platform Windows Media Player (11 or later). Alternatively, other
platforms or server such as Windows Media Connection may be used.
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Allow to share your media to A120+, which is the device name for music
streaming.
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Add the audio files and folders you want to share with A120+ to the media library.
5. A120+ Functions
5.1
Main Menu
Under the main menu, you can select the following modes: Internet Radio, Spotify Connect,
Media Player, DAB, FM, Bluetooth, Sleep and Alarm. Alternatively, press MODE to enter main
page, move to the mode by rotating the reel or press
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on the remote control.
5.2
5.2.1
System Settings
Setup Wizard
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Time/date
Display format
Select 12 or 24 as the time format.
Auto-update
The time and date can be updated manually or automatically from DAB, FM
or network.
Auto-update works with data sent over DAB, FM or the Internet. The clock is
only updated when in a corresponding mode, so it is best to select a mode you use
regularly.
DAB and FM use time signals broadcast with radio transmissions. Network
uses a time signal sent from the Internet radio portal when in any
network-connected mode.
Time zone, daylight
Set your time zone. If you country uses daylight saving and it is in effect,
turn on the Daylight savings option.
Manual update
If you set No update, the wizard prompts you to set the time and date
manually. The date and time are displayed as dd-mm-yyyy and hh:mm.
The active value appears as flashing. Adjust each value to press
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on the remote control. Once the value is set, press OK to continue setting
with next value.
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Network
Wlan region
Select the Wlan region to obtain the optimal Wlan connectivity: Canada,
Spain, France, Japan, Singapore, Australia, and Republic of Korea.
Scanning for the network
A120+ is compatible with all common network protocols and encryption
methods. It searches for the available networks and list them out for you choose.
There will be hints for the type of network – if you plug the LAN cable, it will
show one network of [wired]; if your network device supports WPS function, it will
be [WPS] before the SSID (the name of network device). Select the one you want to
connect.
For the wireless connection, you will be asked for input encryption in the next
step.
Standard encrypted network
To enter the network’s key, use the navigate reel or direction keys on the
remote control to move the cursor through the characters and press OK to confirm.
As each character is selected, the key is built up near the top of the display.
There are three options accessible by tuning the navigate reel back before the
first characters – Backspace, OK and Cancel.
WPS encrypted network
WPS encrypted networks are identified by WPS at the start of the network
name when the A120+ searches the available AP. Use one of the following methods
of connection:
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Push button
A120+ prompts you to press the connect button on the router. It then scans
for a ready Push Button Connect network and connects.
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Pin
A120+ generates an 8-digit code number which you enter into the wireless
router, access point, or an external registrar.
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Skip WPS
Enter key as for a standard encrypted network.
For more information on setting up a WPS encrypted network, see your
WPS router’s instructions.
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Completion
A120+ attempts to connect to the selected network.
It will show connected if the setup is successful. If connecting fails, A120+ returns
to a previous screen to try again.
Press OK to quit the setup wizard.
5.2.2
Equaliser
Several preset EQ modes are available: Normal, Flat, Jazz, Rock, Movie, Classic, Pop
and News.
Also a user-defined setting is available; create your own EQ with custom bass, treble
and loudness settings.
Press EQ on the remote control to quick enter equalizer menu.
5.2.3
Network
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Network wizard
Enter to search AP SSID, then input the WEP / WPA key or choose
Push Button/Pin/Skip WPS to connect to the wireless network.
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PBC Wlan setup
Push Button Configuration, it is to connect the AP that supports WPS
(Wi-Fi Protected Setup).
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View settings
View the information of current connected network: Active
connection, MAC address, Wlan region, DHCP, SSID, IP address, Subnet
mask, Gateway address, Primary DNS and Secondary DNS.
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Wlan region
Select the Wlan region to obtain the optimal Wlan connectivity:
Canada, Spain, France, Japan, Singapore, Australia, and Republic of Korea.
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Manual settings
Choose wired or wireless network connection and enable or disable
DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol).
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Network profile
A120+ remembers the last four wireless networks it has connected to,
and automatically tries to connect to whichever one of them it can find.
From here you can see the list of registered networks. You can delete
unwanted networks by turning and pressing
then choosing YES
to confirm delete.
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Keep network connected
If you choose to keep network connected, the WiFi will not disconnect even you are
in standby mode. Otherwise, the connection will only available. This option allows
A120+ to be ready for DLNA streaming in any operating modes. Details for DLNA
streaming, refer to Section 5.6.
5.2.4
Time/Date
Set the time manually or auto update, time format, time zone and daylight.
5.2.5
Language
The default language is English. Change it as your preference.
5.2.6
Factory reset
A factory reset resets all user settings to default values, so that time and date,
network configuration and presets are lost. However, the A120+’s current software
version is maintained, as is registration with the Internet radio portal. Internet radio
favourites therefore remain unless you re-register your A120+ with another account
on the portal website.
5.2.7
Software update
From time to time, software upgrades may be created with bug fixes and/or
additional features. You can either check manually or set A120+ to check periodically
automatically (this is the default). If newer available software is detected, you will be
asked if you want to go ahead with an update. If you agree, the new software is then
downloaded and installed. After a software upgrade, all user settings are maintained.
NOTE: Before starting a software upgrade, ensure that A120+ is plugged into a stable
main power connection. Disconnecting power during an upgrade may permanently
damage the unit.
5.2.8
Info
View the firmware version and the radio ID.
5.2.9
Backlight
You may change the backlight of each environment (power on or standby) to High,
Medium or Low. And adjust the timeout duration which the radio turns to standby
backlight level when it has not been controlled.
5.2.10
Standby Clock Format
You may change the Standby Clock format to Analog or Digital.
5.3
Internet Radio
A120+ can play thousands of radio stations and podcasts from around the world though a
broadband Internet connection.
When you select Internet radio, A120+ directly contacts the Frontier Silicon Internet radio
portal (which is supported by v-tuner) to get a list of stations.
The portal also enables multiple lists of favourite stations that you can personalize.
If you are already listening to an Internet radio station, you can press
to quickly return
to the last visited branch of the menu tree, rather than MENU to go to the first menu of
Internet radio mode.
5.3.1 Last listened
When Internet radio mode restarts, the last-listened station is selected. To select
another recently used station, enter here to select the listed station. Most recent
stations appear at the top of the list.
5.3.2 Station list
Browse Internet broadcasts that organized into different categories, Location, Genre,
Popular and New. You can also find the station with Search by keyword.
5.3.3 Favourites
Favourites are stored with the Internet radio portal, and are available through all
Internet radios registered on the same account. Before favourites can be used, the
radio has to be registered with the Internet radio portal.
To register your A120+, choose Station list > Help > Get access code to get your
radio’s unique portal access code first. (Do not confuse the portal access code with
the Radio ID from System settings.
Visit the portal website at www.wifiradio-frontier.com
If this is your first visit to the portal, register for a new account, entering the following
information:
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access code,
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your e-mail address,
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password,
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radio model.
If you already have an account and wish to add an additional radio, log in to your
account and select My preferences > Add another Wi-Fi radio.
Once your radio is registered with the portal, you can immediately use the Internet
radio favourites and added stations features.
To store a playing station as a favourite, press and hold OK until the display shows
‘Favourite added’. The station appears in the default favourites list Stations.
5.3.4 My added stations
Even though the Internet radio portal contains thousands of stations, you may want
to listen to stations not listed. You can add your own via the portal.
5.3.5 Presets
Presets are stored in the radio and cannot be accessed from other radios.
To store an Internet radio preset, press and hold
on the remote control until the
display shows the Save preset screen. Select one of the 10 presets to save the current
station.
To select a preset, press the number key, then the selected preset station will be
played. When a preset station is playing, it shows n ( 1, 2 etc) at the bottom
of the screen.
“1” to “0” on the remote control are for the use of preset station 1-10.
5.3.6 Now playing information
While the stream is playing, the screen shows its name and description. To view
further information, press INFO.
Each time you press INFO, another set of information is displayed, cycle through
name/description, genre/location, reliability, codec/sampling rate, playback buffer
and today’s date.
5.4.1 Spotify Connect
Using This Device With Spotify Connect
A better way to listen at home
Spotify Connect lets you play Spotify through your home speakers or TV, using the Spotify
app as remote.
You’ll need Spotify Premium to use Connect – see details overleaf.
Step 1. Add your device to your wifi network (see product user instructions for details).
Step 2. Fire up the Spotify app on your phone, tablet or PC using the same wifi network as
above.
Step 3. Play a song on Spotify and hit ‘DEVICES AVAILABLE’.
Step 4. Choose your device and your music will start playing out loud.
For more information on how to set up and use Spotify Connect please visit
www.spotify.com/connect
Licenses
The Spotify Software is subject to third party licenses found here:
http://www.spotify.com/connect/third-party-licenses
5.5
Media Player
Music player mode plays audio files in MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC or FLAC format from a computer
on the local network.
If you are already playing a music file, you can press
than
on the remote control rather
to quickly return to the last visited branch of the menu tree.
You can use
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to play the previous or next track, press and hold to rewind
or fast forward. press and hold to rewind or fast forward (x1, x2, x4). Press
remote control to play or pause. Press
on the
on the remote control to stop playback and
return to the music list.
5.5.1 Shared media
It you have set up shared media, you should see an entry consisting of <computer
name>: <Shared media name>. If you have more than one computer sharing media,
the alternatives are listed. Select the shared media you want to play.
From this point on, the menus are generated from the shared media server. The first
menu shows a list of media types, for example Music, Video, Pictures and Playlists.
A120+ can only play music and playlists.
There is also a search function which finds tracks in a similar way to Internet radio
search.
From Music, there are numerous ways of selecting tracks including Genre, Artist,
Album, Composer and Rating.
Once you have found a track you want to play, press OK. A short press plays the track
immediately.
5.5.2 Repeat/shuffle
You can set to repeat tracks or play them in random order. Press REPEAT/RANDOM on
the remote control to turn on/off the repeat function.
Press and hold REPEAT/RANDOM to turn on/off the random function.
5.5.3 Now playing information
While a track is playing, the screen shows its track and artist (UPnP). There is also a
progress bar with figures for elapsed and total track time. At the bottom of the
screen, an icon indicates UPnP depending on the source. To view further information,
press iNFO.
Each time you press INFO, another set of information is displayed, cycling through
the information:
UPnP: track/artist/progress bar/track times, album, codec/sampling rate, playback
buffer and today’s date.
5.5.4 USB playback
From this point on, menus are generated from the folders on the USB device. Browse
folders with direction keys on the remote control. The display shows folder and file
names (not necessarily track names).
Once you have found a track you want to play, press OK on the remote control. A short
press plays the track immediately.
You can use
or
to play the previous or next track, press and hold to
rewind or fast forward. press and hold to rewind or fast forward (x1, x2, x4). Press
on the remote control to play or pause. Press
to stop playback and return to the music list.
on the remote control
The USB port is just for music playback, no charging function.
5.6
DMR (DLNA Streaming)
Shared music in Section 5.5.1 is a way of music streaming which you look for the music list and
control playback from A120+. This topic will introduce another way to do the music streaming
which is not necessary to control playback on A120+.
You can share the music files from PC, Android mobile or tablet, and directly use your PC,
Android mobile, tablet or iPhone / iPad to control music playback on the A120+. It is simple
called DLNA streaming.
5.6.1 Control on PC
The PC system requirements for DLNA are Windows 7 and Windows Media Player
12. Setup as below:
Firstly, share the media on your PC to A120+.
Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center > Media
streaming options
Open Windows Media Player to enable Allow remote control of my Player.
Right click any music in the library and choose Play to A120+.
A box of music playback pops up for the streaming.
5.6.2 Control on Smartphone / Tablet
You may search (with keyword: DLNA) and install any free or commercial DLNA Apps
from Google Play or Apple Store if you are using Android mobile, tablet or iPhone /
iPad.
It is suggested to use iMediaShare on Android mobile, tablet or iPhone/iPad.
Procedures for playing shared music on the app are as follows:
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Select A120+ as the player.
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Select music server and choose the music.
Select player
Select server
NOTE: Some Apps may not support streaming music from iPhone/iPod but iPhone/iPod could
still be used to control streaming music from other servers.
Some Apps may allow to play the music to multi players at the same time.
Some Apps can create a playlist if you choose several music.
Study the own instruction of the software or Apps you use to enjoy DLNA streaming if
necessary.
5.7
DAB
DAB mode receives DAB/DAB+ digital radio and displays information about the station, stream
and track playing.
5.7.1 Scanning for stations
The first time you select DAB radio mode, or if the station list is empty, A120+
automatically performs a full scan to see what stations are available. You may also
need to start a scan manually to update the list of stations for one of the following
reasons:
o Available stations change from time to time.
o If reception was not good for the original scan, this may result in an empty or
incomplete list of available stations.
o If you have poor reception of some stations (burbling), you may wish to list
only stations with good signal strength.
To start a scan manually, choose Full scan. To scan only stations with good signal
strength, select Local scan.
Once the scan is complete, the radio shows a list of available stations.
To remove stations that are listed but not unavailable, choose Prune invalid.
Turn the navigate reel to view a list of stations and press to select. Once selected, the
station plays and the screen shows information about station, track or show as
broadcast.
5.7.2 Presets
To store a DAB+ preset, press and hold
on the remote control until the display
shows the Save preset screen. Select one of the 10 presets to save the current
station.
To select a preset, press
briefly, then select one of the listed preset stations.
When a preset station is playing, it shows
n ( 1,
2 etc) at the bottom right of
the screen.
“1” to “0” on the remote control are for the use of preset station 1-10.
5.7.3 Now playing information
While the stream is playing, the screen shows its name and DLS (Dynamic Label
Segment) information broadcast by the station giving real-time information such as
programme name, track title and contact details. Stereo broadcasts are indicated
with an icon at the top of the screen. To view further information, press INFO.
Each time you press INFO, another set of information is displayed, cycling through
DLS text, programme type, ensemble name/frequency, signal strength/error rate, bite
rate/codec/channels and today’s date.
5.7.4 Settings
5.8
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Dynamic range compression (DRC)
If you are listening to music with a high dynamic range in a noisy environment,
you may wish to compress the audio dynamic range. This makes quiet sounds
louder, and loud sounds quieter. You can change DRC as off, low or high.
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Station order
You can choose the order of the DAB station list to be either Alphanumeric,
Ensemble or Valid.
Ensemble lists groups of stations that are broadcast together on the same
ensemble. Valid lists valid stations first, alphanumerically, then off-air
stations.
FM
FM radio mode receives analogue radio from the FM band and displays RDS (Radio Data
System) information about the station and where broadcast.
To find a station, press OK. The frequency display starts to run up as A120+ scans the FM band.
Alternatively, you can scan up or down by pressing and holding
/
with quick
presses.
5.8.1 Preset
To store a FM preset, press and hold
on the remote control until the display
shows the Save preset screen. Select one of the 10 presets to save the current
station.
To select a preset, press
briefly, then select one of the listed preset stations.
When a preset station is playing, it shows
n ( 1,
2 etc) at the bottom right
of the screen.
“1” to “0” on the remote control are for the use of preset station 1-10.
5.8.2 Now playing information
While the stream is playing, the screen shows its frequency, or if RDS information is
available, station name and any further RDS information such as programme name,
track title and contact details. If no information is available, just the frequency is
shown. Stereo broadcasts are indicated with an icon at the top of the screen, To view
further information about the broadcast, press INFO.
Each time you press INFO, another set of information is displayed, cycling through
RDS text, further RDS text (station/programme type), frequency and today’s date.
5.8.3 Settings
5.9
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Scan settings
By default, FM scans stop at any available station. This may result in a poor
signal-to-noise ratio (hiss) from weak stations. To change the scan settings
to stop only at stations with good signal strength, select Yes after choosing
Strong station only?
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Audio settings
All stereo stations are reproduced in stereo. For weak stations, this may
result in a poor signal-to-noise ratio (hiss). To play weak stations in mono,
select FM weak reception: Listen in mono only and then YES.
Bluetooth
When you select the Bluetooth mode, the device is entering to pairing and the BT icon at the
bottom of the screen will flash. Turn on your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth devices to
search for the device. The Bluetooth pairing name is “A120+”. When pairing is successful, the
Bluetooth indicator will light up and stop flashing.
To release the Bluetooth pairing, press and hold
on the remote control.
Press
on the remote control to play or pause the music. You can also press
on the remote control to play the previous or next track.
or
5.10
Sleep
To set the sleep timer, select Sleep in the Main menu or press SLEEP/SNOOZE on the remote
control. Choose sleep period option from Sleep OFF, 15 MINS, 30 MINS, 45 MINS or 60 MINS.
Once you select a sleep period, the system returns to the main menu. Press
the Now playing screen.
5.11
to return to
Alarm
There are two versatile wake-up alarms with snooze facility, and a sleep function to turn the
system off after a set period. Each alarm can be set to start in a particular mode.
Select Alarms under Main menu to set or change an alarm.
Select the alarm number (1 or 2) then configure the following parameters:
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Enable: on/off,
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Frequency: Daily, Once, Weekends or Weekdays,
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Time,
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Mode: Buzzer, Internet Radio, DAB or FM,
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Preset: Last listened 1-10,
o
Volume: 0-20
To activate the new settings, scroll down and select Save.
The screen shows active alarms with an icon at the bottom left.
At the set time, the alarm will sound. To temporarily silence, press any button on the remote
control. You can change the snooze period. The radio returns to standby for the set period,
with the silenced alarm icon flashing.
5.12
Extra Features
5.12.1
Headphone jack
A120+ featured with headphone jack for you to continue enjoying the
music in vary environments, such as noisy background, or the area that
requires every one keeping silent.
It is recommended to reduce the volume before put on the headphones.
After the headphones are positioned properly, increase the volume to
the desired level.
5.12.2
RCA out socket
It allows you to connect a RCA cable from A120+ to your own HiFi speaker
system to enhance sound performance.
5.12.3
Coaxial output socket
It allows you to connect an audio cable from A120+ to your own HiFi speaker
system to enhance sound performance.
5.12.4
Optical Output
It allows you to connect an optical cable from A120+ to your own HiFi speaker
system to enhance sound performance.
5.12.5
NetRemote (UNDOK)
The device gives a feature of NetRemote by smartphone or tablet in iOS or
Android system. By downloading the assigned app named UNDOK, you can view
all the modes of Internet Radio, Spotify Connect, Music Player, DAB, FM and AUX
IN.
Search UNDOK from Google Play or Apple Store, and install it to your smartphone
or tablet.
Before using the UNDOK app, make sure the device and the smartphone / tablet
are in the same WiFi network.
Launch the app. The app initializes and scans for Internet Radio in the network.
Tap Internet Radio to make the connection of NetRemote.
Once the smartphone / tablet has accessed to the device, they will be
automatically connected next time when you open the app again.
Select your desired mode in the main page. You may then control the selected
mode on your smartphone / tablet and on the display of the device
simultaneously.
Tap
to go to the standby mode. Tap again
or “wake up” to go to
operation mode.
Tap "Browse" to view the details. Tap
to view the saved preset stations,
and tap (+) to add the playing station to the desired preset station number.
•
Internet Radio
Browse the station list, choose station and view the station rolling text from
the app.
•
Spotify Connect (Refer to section 5.4)
Go to Spotify app to choose the music from your Spotify playlist.
Tap the Spotify icon on the Spotify app, then choose the preferred device
(NOXON NOVA II). It should be displayed in the Spotify app. Once selected,
music will be streaming to the device.
•
Music Player
Browse the music files from shared media, choose music from the app.
•
DAB
Browse the scanned DAB+ stations, choose the station and view the rolling
text of station from the app.
•
FM
Manual search or scan the stations from the app.
From the app, you can also control to operate STANDBY/ON, EQUALIZER,
CHANGE PIN and RENAME of the device under SETTING menu
For CHANGE PIN setting, please also refer to Section 5.2.3.
RadioVIS is a channel for broadcasters to deliver Slideshows over the Internet.
RadioVIS Slideshows appear like the DAB+ slideshows, they are closely associated
with the broadcasted audio service. However it is only available in some
countries around the world. (Visit radioDNS.org for more details about their
broadcasts.)
Once RadioVIS is enabled in the app, and the slideshows are available, the
slideshows will be shown from Now Playing display in the DAB mode or FM mode
on the NetRemote app.
NOTE: Be aware that if another smartphone / tablet with the app in the same
network have access with the device, the original connection will be cut off.
6. Troubleshooting
Error
The device does not switch
on.
No sound.
No network connection can
be established.
WiFi connection cannot be
established.
Wired connection cannot be
established.
No station is found.
Hiss in FM mode
No stations available /
burbling / intermittent in DAB
mode.
Alarm does not work.
USB driver or MP3 player is
not detected.
Remedy
Check it the power adaptor is connected properly.
1. Turn on the sound as it may be muted
2. Increase the volume.
3. Pull any connected headphone or speaker from the
connector jack.
1. Check the LAN cable or the WLAN function.
2. Try to set an IP address at the device.
3. Activate the DHCP function on the router and make
the connection again at the device.
4. A firewall is activated on the network – set the
respective program in such a way that access is
possible.
5. Reboot the router
1. Check the availability of WLAN network on the router.
2. Place the device closer to the router.
3. Make sure the password is correct.
1. Check the availability of LAN network on the access
point.
2. Reconnect or even replace the LAN cable.
1. Check the network as well as the access point and
firewall.
2. The station may not be available currently, try it again
later or select another station.
3. The link of the station is changed or the station no
longer transmits – ask the provider for information.
4. The link of manual added station is not correct, make
sure it is correct and re-enter.
1. Check/move the FM antenna.
2. Move the radio.
1. Move the radio.
2. Rescan local stations only (high-strength).
3. Check the local DAB coverage.
1. Switch on the alarm.
2. Due to the volume setting, refer to the solutions of
“No sound”.
3. The source of alarm was set to be station but there is
no network connection. Change the source of alarm
or reconfigure the connection.
1. Check if the USB driver or MP3 player is plugged
properly.
2. Some USB hard disks need external power supply,
make sure it is connected to the power.
3. Not all MP3 players can be read directly on the device
NetRemote does not show or
connect to A120+
All other undetermined cases.
– use an USB drive instead.
1. Reopen the App.
2. If you have several streaming from several devices at
the same time, it may cause crash, reboot A120+
and/or your device.
A120+ may process large amount of data after a period
of operation, no matter in which mode, it will cause the
system freeze or malfunction. Reboot A120+ if
necessary.
The normal function of the product may be disturbed by
strong Electro-Magnetic
Interference. If so, simply reset the product to resume
normal operation by following the instruction manual. In
case the function could not resume, please use the
product in other location.
The device may malfunction when used in areas with
strong radio interference. The device will work properly
again once there is no more interference.
7. Specification
Model number
Description
Display
Network supported
Frequency band
Max. radio frequency
A120+
Internet radio with FM/DAB/DAB+/BT adaptor
3.2", 320 x 240, TFT colour display
IEEE 802.11b/g/n wireless (WiFi)
10/100 Ethernet (LAN)
WiFi : 2.400 - 2.4835 GHz
Bluetooth: 2.4GHz - 2.48 GHz
WiFi: 17.432dBm
Bluetooth: < 20dBm
power transmitted
Encrypted key
Streaming
Supported playback
formats
DAB / DAB+
FM
Power adaptor
Standby mode power
consumption
Operating temperature
Connections
WEP, WPA, WPA2 (PSK), WPS
UPnP, DLNA
MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC, FLAC
Band III (170 – 240 MHz)
87.5 – 108.0 MHz, with RDS
5V 1200mA
<1W
0 oC - 35 oC
USB port (music playback, no charging function)
Earphone out socket
Analog Sereo Output For RCA ,
Coaxial output ,
Optical Output
LAN (RJ45) port
DC IN power supply socket
Dimensions
160mm(L) x 112mm(H) x 101mm(D)
Weight
0.6 kg
Specifications subject to change without notice.
Power Adaptor
Manufacturer
Type
Input
Output
Use only original AC adaptor
Guangdong Keerda Electronic Co. Ltd.
DZ006HL050120V
100 – 240V AC, 50/60 Hz
5V 1200mA
Use only the power supply listed in the user instructions
This product operates under Wi-Fi mode at 2.412-2.472GHZ and is designated only to be used
inside a normal household environment. This product is suited for this purpose within all EU
counties.
Specifications subject to change without notice.
For information about CE Conformity and WEEE please visit our website.
Warranty terms
The warranty period shall commence on the purchase date. Please keep your original receipt in
a safe place. This is required as a proof of purchase.
If a material or production fault occurs in this product within 24 months of the purchase date,
we shall – at our discretion – repair or replace the product free of charge.
This warranty requires that the defective device has to be sent to the service centre together
with the original proof of purchase and a brief description of the fault within these 24 months.
If the fault is covered by our warranty, you will receive the repaired product or a replacement
device.
The warranty period shall not begin again if the product is repaired or replaced.
Processing of warranty claims
Contact our support (see our website). Have the serial number and the proof of purchase ready.
Our support may already be able to solve the problem. If the problem cannot be solved, you
will receive instructions on where to send the device to.
Manufacturer:
Palotec AG
Frikartstrasse 3
4800 Zofingen
Telefon: +41 62 508 26 26
Fax: +41 62 508 26 27
Web: www.palotec.ch
E-Mail: sales@palotec.ch
Made in China