DS406 User Manual

Identifying the Parts
Main Unit
Top View
1 SNOOZE/DIMMER
Repeat the alarm.
Adjust the display brightness.
Press and hold this button in the standby mode to set the clock.
2 ON/OFF/SOURCE
Turn on or turn off the unit.
Select the play function.
3 BF
In Bluetooth / DOCK mode: Start or pause play.
Press and hold this button to activate the pairing function in Bluetooth mode and
disconnect the existing paired Bluetooth device.
4 H/G
In Bluetooth / DOCK mode: Skip to previous/next track.
Search radio stations manually.
Press and hold this button to search radio stations automatically.
Adjust the time.
5 ALARM 1 / ALARM 2
Set the alarm [1 or 2] timer.
View alarm [1 or 2] settings.
6 VOL + / VOL Increase or decrease the volume level.
7 DOCK for iPod/iPhone/iPad
Load an iPod/iPhone/iPad.
8 Headphone socket
Connect to Headphone.
9 Display Panel
Shows the current status.
Rear View
1 AC~ Connect to power.
2 Battery Compartment
3 LINE IN socket
Connect to an external audio device.
4 USB socket
Use this socket to charge your smartphone and tablet PC.
5 FM wire antenna
Remote Control
1
Turn on or turn off the unit.
2 DIMMER
Adjust display brightness.
3 DOCK
Select DOCK function.
4 BT/FM
Select FM or Bluetooth function.
5 SNOOZE
Repeat the alarm.
In the standby mode, press and hold to switch to the CLOCK SYNC mode.
6

Select a next preset station.
Adjust the time.
7
H
Skip to previous track.
Search radio stations manually.
Press and hold this button to search radio stations.
8
BF/PAIR
In Bluetooth / DOCK mode: Start or pause play.
Press and hold this button to connect/disconnect to your Bluetooth device.
9 REPEAT
Select the repeat play mode (only in DOCK mode).
10

Select a previous preset station.
Adjust the time.
11 ALARM 1
Set the alarm 1 timer.
View alarm 1 settings.
12 SLEEP
Set the sleep timer.
13 EQ
Select a preset sound effect: POP, CLASSIC, ROCK, JAZZ, FLAT.
14 MUTE
Mute or resume volume.
15 LINE IN
Select LINE function to play from device connected through LINE IN socket
16 CLOCK
Press and hold this button in the standby mode to set the clock.
17
G
Skip to next track.
Press and hold this button to search radio stations.
18 PROG
Preset stations for tuner.
Press and hold to scan for radio stations.
19 ALARM 2
Set the alarm 2 timer.
View the alarm 2 settings.
20 VOL+ /VOLIncrease/decrease the volume level.
Preparations
Prepare the Remote Control
The Remote Control allows the unit to be operated from a distance.
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Even if the Remote Control is operated within the effective range 19.7 feet (6m) inch, remote control operations may be disrupted if
there are any obstacles between the unit and the remote control.
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If the Remote Control is operated near other products that generate infrared rays, or if other remote
control devices using infrared rays are used near the unit, it may operate incorrectly. Conversely, the
other products may operate incorrectly.
First-time use:
The unit has a pre-installed lithium CR2025 battery. Remove the protective tab to activate the remote control
battery.
Replacing the Remote Control Battery:
1 Pull out the battery tray and remove the old battery.
2 Place a new CR2025 battery into the battery tray with correct polarity (+/-) as indicated.
3 Insert the battery tray back into the slot.
Precautions Concerning Batteries
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When the Remote Control is not to be used for a long time (more than a month), remove the battery from the Remote Control to
prevent it from leaking.
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If the batteries leak, wipe away the leakage inside the battery compartment and replace the batteries with new ones.
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Do not use any batteries other than those specified.
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Do not heat or disassemble batteries.
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Do not carry or store batteries with other metallic objects. Doing so could cause batteries to short circuit, leak or explode.
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Never recharge a battery unless it is confirmed to be a rechargeable type.
Install BACKUP Batteries (Optional)
Caution:
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Use AC power as primary power supply.
Batteries (not supplied) are for backup purposes.
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If the system is unplugged or if a power failure occurs, all settings in the unit will be erased unless there are batteries installed and you
do not change them while disconnected from a power source. Once settings have been erased, you will need to reset all desired
settings.
1 Open the batteries compartment.
2 Install two AAA batteries (not supplied) with correct polarity.
3 Close the battery compartment.
Connect the Power
Caution:
Risk of product damage! Ensure that the power supply voltage corresponds to the voltage printed on the rating label on the back or the
underside of the unit.
Before connecting the AC power cord, ensure you have completed all other connections.
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Connect the AC power cord to the wall socket.
Use USB Charge socket
Connect a USB cable (not supplied) to the USB socket to charge your smartphone or tablet PC.
Connect to Headphone
Plug a headphone into the socket.
Set the Clock
The built-in clock shows the time in the display.
1 In STANDBY mode, press and hold the CLOCK button on the remote control or the SNOOZE/DIMMER button on the main unit. This
will cause the hour indicator to blink.
2 Set the hour with / button on remote control or the H/G buttons on main unit.
3 Press the CLOCK button on remote control or SNOOZE/DIMMER button on main unit to confirm.
4 Repeat steps 2-3 to set the minutes, year, month and day.
Tips:
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Each activated state will be cleared if no buttons are not pressed within 15 seconds.
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During time setup, press the BF button on remote control or on main unit to select 12 or 24 hour format.
Clock Synchronization
Tip: Sync time with your device via DOCK (iPod/iPhone/iPad).
1. When in STANDBY mode, press and hold the SNOOZE button on the remote control for a few seconds, then the unit will enter the
CLOCK SYNC mode.
2. Press the / buttons on remote control or H/G buttons on the unit to switch the clock synchronization modes:
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DOCK
Only synchronize the time with the iPod/iPhone.
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RDS
Only synchronize with the RDS radio station.
- OFF Turn off the clock synchronization function, only adjust the clock manually.
3. Then press the BF button on remote control or on main unit to confirm.
Set the Alarm Timer
In standby mode, you can use the daily timer setting to turn the unit on automatically at a certain time daily.
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However the clock must be set correctly for the timer function to work.
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Each activated state will be cleared if any buttons are not pressed within 15 seconds.
1 In STANDBY mode, press and hold the ALARM (1 or 2) buttons on the remote control or on the main unit for a few seconds. The
[ AL1 ] or [ AL2 ] will begin to blink. Press the / buttons on the remote control or H/G buttons on the unit to select an alarm sound
source:
FM [
iPod [
buzzer
]
]
[
]
- The FM tuner timer will play on the last station you tuned into.
2 Press the ALARM [1 or 2] buttons, the hour digits will begin to blink. Press the / buttons on the remote control or H/G buttons on the
unit repeatedly set the desired hour.
3 Press the ALARM [1 or 2] buttons. The minute digits begin to blink. Press the
unit repeatedly to select the desired minutes.
/
buttons on the remote control or H/G buttons on the
4 Press the ALARM [1 or 2] buttons again and the days of the week will be displayed. Press the / buttons on the remote control or
H/G buttons on the unit repeatedly to select between all week, weekdays only or weekends only.
5 Press the ALARM [1 or 2] buttons again and the alarm volume will begin to flash. Press the / buttons on the remote control or H/G
buttons on the unit repeatedly to select the desired volume, we recommend no less than 5 as a minimum. Press the ALARM [1 or 2]
buttons to confirm.
Activate and Deactivate the Alarm Timer
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Press the ALARM (1 or 2) buttons repeatedly to activate or deactivate the timer.
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If the timer is activated, [AL1] or [AL2] is displayed on the front of the unit.
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If the timer is deactivated, [AL1 ] or [AL2 ] will disappear from the display on the front of the unit.
Repeat Alarm
You can press to adjust the interval to repeat alarm. When the alarm rings, press the SNOOZE/DIMMER button on main unit or the
SNOOZE button on remote control. The alarm repeats ringing 9 minutes later.
Stop Alarm Ring
When the alarm rings, press the corresponding ALARM (1 or 2) button. The alarm stops, but the alarm settings remain.
View the Alarm Settings
Press the ALARM (1 or 2) buttons to view the alarm settings.
General Operation
Standby/ON
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When you first connect the unit to the main socket, the unit will be in STANDBY mode.
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Press the ON/OFF/SOURCE button on the main unit or the button on the remote control to switch the main unit ON.
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Press and hold the ON/OFF/SOURCE button on the main unit or press the button on the remote control to switch the main unit back to
Standby mode.
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Disconnect the main plug from the main socket if you want to switch the unit off completely.
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If there is no signal under the Bluetooth, DOCK, LINE IN mode, the unit will automatically be switched off within 15 minutes.
Select Modes
Press the ON/OFF/SOURCE button on the main unit repeatedly or the DOCK, LINE IN and BT/FM buttons on the remote control to
select the desired mode. The selected mode will show on the display.
Adjust Display Brightness
Press the SNOOZE/DIMMER button on main unit or the DIMMER button on remote control repeatedly to select different levels of display
brightness.
Select a Preset Sound Effect
During play, press the EQ button on remote control repeatedly to select: [POP], [CLASSIC], [ROCK], [JAZZ], [FLAT].
Adjust the Volume
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During play, press the VOL+/- buttons on remote control or on main unit to increase/decrease the volume level.
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If you wish to turn the sound off, press the MUTE button on the remote control. Press the MUTE button again or press VOL +/–
buttons on remote control or on main unit to resume normal listening.
Set the Sleep Timer
This unit can switch to standby automatically after a set period of time.
1 Press the SLEEP button on remote control repeatedly to select a set period of time (in minutes).
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When the sleep timer is activated, the display will show “” and the volume will gradually decrease before the unit powers off.
2 Press the SLEEP button on remote control repeatedly until [OFF] is displayed.
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When the sleep timer is deactivated, “” disappears from the display.
LINE IN Operation
1 Ensure that the unit is connected to the TV or audio device.
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Connect the 3.5mm audio cable to the LINE IN socket on the rear of unit and to the headphone socket on the audio player.
2 Press the ON/OFF/SOURCE button on the main unit repeatedly or the LINE IN button on the remote control to select the LINE
source.
3 Start to play on the audio player.
4 Press the VOL +/– buttons on remote control or on the main unit to adjust the volume to your desired level.
iPod/iPhone/iPad Operation
Using the Lightening Connector dock, you can use the unit to play music files stored on your iPod/iPhone/iPad.
Listening to your Apple device
You can enjoy audio from your iPod/iPhone/iPad through this unit.
1. Press down docking cover of the unit to flip the docking cover up.
2. Insert your device into the dock.
3. Press the ON/OFF/SOURCE button repeatedly on the unit or press the DOCK button on the remote control to select the DOCK mode.
4. Start to play from the connected device.
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To pause/resume play, press the BF button.
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To skip to a track, press the H/G buttons.
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To search during play: press and hold H/G buttons, then release to resume normal play.
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To select repeat play options: press the REPEAT button repeatedly to select a repeat option play mode.
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This apparatus does not support Apple devices with the 30-pin dock connectors.
Charge the iPod/iPhone/iPad
The docked iPod/iPhone/iPad begins to charge as soon as the unit is connected to AC power.
Bluetooth Operation
Pair Bluetooth-enabled Devices
The first time you connect your Bluetooth device to this player, you need to pair your device to this player.
Note:
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The operational range between this player and a Bluetooth device is approximately 26 feel (8m).
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Before you connect a Bluetooth device to this unit, familiarize yourself with the Bluetooth capabilities of the device.
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Compatibility with all Bluetooth devices is not guaranteed.
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Any obstacle between this unit and a Bluetooth device can reduce the operational range.
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Keep this player away from any other electronic device that may cause interference.
1. Press the ON/OFF/SOURCE button repeatedly on the unit or press the BT button on the remote control to select BluT (Bluetooth)
mode. “NO BT” will show on the display if the unit is not paired to any Bluetooth device.
2 The system has entered pairing mode.
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Or press and hold the BF button on the main unit or the BF/PAIR button on the remote control to activate Bluetooth pairing, the display will
show "PAIR".
3 Activate your Bluetooth device and select the search mode. “RSR DS406” will appear on your Bluetooth device.
4 Select “RSR DS406” in the pairing list. Display panel shows “BLUET” while the pairing succeeds.
5 Play music from the connected Bluetooth device.
To disconnect the Bluetooth function, you can:
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Switch to another function on the unit.
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Disable the Bluetooth function from your device.
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Press and hold the "BF " button on the unit or the BF/PAIR on the remote control.
Tips:
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Enter "0000" for the password if necessary.
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If no other Bluetooth device pairs with this player in 2 minutes, the player will reconnect to the previous connection
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The player will also be disconnected when your device is moved beyond the operational range.
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If you want to reconnect your device to this player, place it within the operational range.
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If the device is moved beyond the operational range, when it is brought back, please check if the device is still connected to the player.
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If they are connected, display panel shows "BLUET".
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If the connection is lost, display panel shows "NO BT". Follow the instructions above to pair your device to the player again.
Listen to Music from Bluetooth Device
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If the connected Bluetooth-enabled device support Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP), you can listen to the music stored on
that device through this player.
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If the device also supports Audio Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), you can use this player's remote control to play music stored
on the device.
1. Pair your device with the player.
2. Start to play music via your device (if it supports A2DP).
3. Use supplied remote control to control play (if it supports AVRCP).
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To pause/resume play, press the BF button on the main unit or the BF/PAIR button on the remote control.
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To skip to a track, press the H/G buttons on the remote control or on the main unit.
FM Operation
Auto Scan and Save Preset Station
1 Press the ON/OFF/SOURCE button repeatedly on the unit or press the FM button on the remote control to select FM mode.
2 Press and hold the PROG button for a few seconds to activate automatic programming. All available stations are programmed in the
order of waveband reception strength.
The first programmed radio station is played automatically.
3 Press the or buttons on the remote control to select a preset number that you want.
Tuning in a Station
Press and hold the H/G buttons on the remote control or on main unit, the frequency changes up or down automatically until a station is
found. Press the H/G buttons on the remote control or on main unit repeatedly until you find the station you want.
Presetting Stations Manually
You can preset up to 20 FM stations.
1 Tune in the desired station, then press the PROG button on the remote control.
2 Press the / buttons on the remote control to select the preset number.
3 Press the PROG button on the remote control to store the station.
4 Repeat above steps 1 to 3 for each station you want to store in memory with a preset number.
Troubleshooting
To keep the warranty valid, never try to repair the system yourself. If you encounter problems when using this unit, review the following
before requesting service.
No power
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Ensure that the AC cord of the apparatus is connected properly.
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Ensure that there is power at the AC outlet.
Remote control does not work
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Before you press any playback control button, first select the correct source.
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Reduce the distance between the remote control and the unit.
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Insert the battery with its polarities (+/-) aligned as indicated.
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Replace the battery.
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Aim the remote control directly at the sensor on the front of the unit.
Poor radio reception
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Increase the distance between the unit and your TV or VCR.
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Fully extend the FM antenna.
Timer does not work
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Set the clock correctly.
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Switch on the timer.
Clock/timer setting erased
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Power has been interrupted or the power cord has been disconnected.
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Reset the clock/timer.
I can't find the Bluetooth name of this unit on my Bluetooth device for Bluetooth pairing
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Ensure that the unit is switch on.
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Ensure that the Bluetooth function is activated on your Bluetooth device.
Specifications
General
Power Requirements ..................................... ...................................................... AC120V~ 60Hz
Power Consumption ...................................... ......................................................................... 25W
USB 2.0 socket for charging .......................... ............................................................. 5V
500 mA
Output Power ................................................ ...................................................................... 5W x 2
Audio Input Sensitivity ................................... .................................................................... 500mV
Frequency Response .................................... ........................................................... 40Hz - 20kHz
Tuning Range ................................................ ..........................................................87.5 - 108MHz
Unit Dimension (W x H x D) ........................... ................................................... 7.8 x 3.5 x 7.8 inch
Speaker Impedance ...................................... ...................................................................... 2Ω x 2
Remote Control
Distance ........................................................ ........................................................... 19.7 feet (6m)
Angle ............................................................. .......................................................................... 30°
Battery Type .................................................. .................................................................. CR2025
Standard Accessories
Remote Control ........................................... ............................................................................ x 1
3.5mm to 3.5mm audio Cable ........................ ............................................................................ x 1
User Manual .................................................. ............................................................................ x 1
Quick Start Guide .......................................... ............................................................................ x 1
Important Safety Instructions
The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral
CAUTION
triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
“dangerous voltage” within the product’s enclosure that may be of
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
sufficient magnitude as to constitute a risk of electric shock to
SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO
USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER
persons.
SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
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 appliance.
Safety
1 Read these instructions – All the safety and operating instructions should be read before this product is operated.
2 Keep these instructions – The safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference.
3 Heed all warnings – All warnings on the appliance and in the operating instructions should be adhered to.
4 Follow all instructions – All operating and use instructions should be followed.
5 Do not use this apparatus near water – The appliance should not be used near water or moisture – for example, in a wet basement or
near a swimming pool, and the like.
6 Clean only with dry cloth.
7 Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
8 Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers) that produce
heat.
9 Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
10 Avoid modifying the polarized or grounding plug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A grounding plug has
two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong is provided for your safety. If the provided plug does not fit
into your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.
11 Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched particularly at the plugs, convenience receptacles, and at the point where
they exit from the apparatus.
12 Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer.
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Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. When a cart
or rack is used, use caution when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over.
14 Unplug the apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time.
15 Refer all servicing to qualified personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power
supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, apparatus has been exposed to rain
or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
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This equipment is a Class II or double insulated electrical appliance. It has been designed in such a way that it does not require a
safety connection to electrical earth.
17 To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture. The apparatus must not be exposed to
dripping or splashing and objects filled with liquids, such as vases, must not be placed on apparatus.
18 The mains plug is used as the disconnect device, the disconnect device shall remain readily operable.
Warning
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The battery (batteries or battery pack) shall not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
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These servicing instructions are for use by qualified service personnel only. To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not perform any
servicing other than that contained in the operating instructions unless you are qualified to do so.
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Avoid foreign bodies and liquids entering the device.
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Do not place open e.g. lit candles, on or directly adjacent to the device.
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Do not use any corrosive or abrasive cleaning agents. These could damage the surface of the device.
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Please refer the information on exterior bottom enclosure for electrical and safety information before installing or operating the
apparatus.
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The marking label is pasted on the bottom or back of the equipment.
WARNING
DO NOT INGEST BATTERY, CHEMICAL BURN HAZARD
If you think batteries might have been swallowed or placed inside any part of the body, seek immediate medical attention. 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. 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 could lead to death.
Correct Disposal of this product. This marking indicates that this product should not be disposed with other household wastes
throughout the US. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, recycle it
responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of material resources. To return your used device, please use the return and collection
systems or contact the retailer where the product was purchased. They can take this product for environmental safe recycling.
iPod, iPhone and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. We are the licensee to use such marks.
Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
FCC INFORMATION (for US customers)
Warning:
Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to
operate the equipment.”
NOTE:
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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.
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However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful
interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to
try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
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Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
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Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
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Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
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Consult the dealer or an experienced radio / TV technician for help.
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This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
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Shielded cables must be used with this unit to ensure compliance with the Class B FCC limits.