WARNING To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture. Reference Guide GB General information Time display To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this apparatus to dripping or splashing, and do not place objects filled with liquids, such as vases, on the apparatus. DC out: 5V MAX: 1A Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet. Do not expose the batteries (battery pack or batteries installed) to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like for a long time. As the main plug is used to disconnect the unit from the mains, connect the unit to an easily accessible AC outlet. Should you notice an abnormality in the unit, disconnect the main plug from the AC outlet immediately. The unit is not disconnected from the AC power source (mains) as long as it is connected to the wall outlet, even if the unit itself has been turned off. The nameplate and important information concerning safety are located on the bottom exterior. CAUTION Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same type. On copyrights iPhone, iPod, iPod classic, iPod nano, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. “Made for iPod,” and “Made for iPhone” mean that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod or iPhone, respectively, and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards. Please note that the use of this accessory with iPod or iPhone may affect wireless performance. Note This unit is not specified for use with an iPad, and malfunction may result if used with one. Precautions To disconnect AC power, grasp the plug itself, not the cord. Since a strong magnet is used for the speaker, keep credit cards using magnetic coding or spring-wound watches, CRT-based TVs, or projectors, etc., away from the unit to prevent possible damage from the magnet. Do not leave the unit in a location near a heat source such as a radiator or airduct, or in a place subject to direct sunlight, excessive dust, mechanical vibration, or shock. Allow adequate air circulation to prevent internal heat build-up. Do not place the unit on a surface (a rug, a blanket, etc.) or near materials (a curtain) which might block the ventilation holes. Should any solid object or liquid fall into the unit, unplug the unit and have it checked by qualified personnel before operating it any further. During a thunderstorm, do not touch the antenna (aerial) and plug. Do not touch the unit with wet hands. Do not place the unit anywhere near water. NOTES ON LITHIUM BATTERY Wipe the battery with a dry cloth to assure a good contact. Be sure to observe the correct polarity when installing the battery. Do not hold the battery with metallic tweezers, otherwise a short-circuit may occur. Note In the Reference Guide, “iPod” is used as a general reference to functions on an iPod or iPhone, unless otherwise specified by the text or illustrations. If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. Switching between 12-hour system (default) and 24-hour system iPod Radio Frequency range Band Frequency DAB (Band-III) 174.928 MHz 239.200 MHz FM 87.5 MHz 108 MHz Time synchronization You can synchronize time from DAB broadcasts and iPod in clock mode. 1 Press MENU and SELECT or to The compatible iPod/iPhone models are as follows. Update the software of the iPod/iPhone to the latest version before using it with this unit. Specifications To reduce the risk of fire, do not cover the ventilation of the apparatus with newspapers, tablecloths, curtains, etc. And do not place lighted candles on the apparatus. Compatible iPod/iPhone models Frequency step 0.05 MHz DAB (Band-III) frequency table (MHz) iPod touch (4th generation) iPod touch (3rd generation) iPod touch (2nd generation) iPod nano (6th generation)* iPod nano (5th generation) iPod nano (4th generation) iPod nano (3rd generation) iPod classic iPhone 4S iPhone 4 iPhone 3GS iPhone 3G Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. Channel Frequency 1 5A 174.928 2 5B 176.640 3 5C 178.352 4 5D 180.064 5 6A 181.936 6 6B 183.648 7 6C 185.360 8 6D 187.072 9 7A 188.928 10 7B 190.640 11 7C 192.352 12 7D 194.064 13 8A 195.936 14 8B 197.648 15 8C 199.360 16 8D 201.072 17 9A 202.928 18 9B 204.640 19 9C 206.352 20 9D 208.064 21 10A 209.936 22 10B 211.648 23 10C 213.360 24 10D 215.072 25 11A 216.928 26 11B 218.640 27 11C 220.352 28 11D 222.064 29 12A 223.936 30 12B 225.648 31 12C 227.360 32 12D 229.072 33 13A 230.784 34 13B 232.496 When to replace the battery 35 13C 234.208 36 13D 235.776 37 13E 237.488 38 13F 239.200 When the battery becomes weak, “” appears in the display. If a power interruption occurs while the battery is weak, the current time will be erased. Replace the battery with a Sony CR2032 lithium battery. Use of another battery may cause a fire or explosion. Speaker Approx. 57 mm dia. 6 Ω (2) Input AUDIO IN jack (ø 3.5 mm stereo minijack) Power output 3.5 W + 3.5 W (at 10% harmonic distortion) Power source 230 V AC, 50 Hz For clock back up: 3V DC, CR2032 battery (1) Dimensions Approx. 290 mm × 165 mm × 145 mm (w/h/d) including projecting parts and controls Mass Approx. 1.65 kg including power supply unit Supplied accessories Remote control (with a lithium battery) (1) Startup Guide (1) Reference Guide (this document) (1) Cushion for small-size iPod (1) Select “DAB” to synchronize time by DAB (default). Select “iPod” to synchronize time by iPod. Select “None” if time synchronization is not needed. 3 Perform one of the following operations CR2032 according to your selection above: If “DAB” is selected, set the radio band to DAB. If “iPod” is selected, connect an iPod to the unit. If “None” is selected, perform steps 2 to 4 in “To set the clock manually.” * T he iPod nano (6th generation) cannot be controlled by the remote when the command of “MENU,” “,” “,” and “ENTER” is pressed. No. General select “Synced Time By,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). 2 Press SELECT or to select “DAB,” “iPod” or “None,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). Troubleshooting Should any problem persist after you have made the following checks, consult your nearest Sony dealer. Remote control Before using the supplied remote for the first time, remove the insulation film. Aim the remote at the (Remote sensor) of the unit. The alarm of the radio or iPod is activated but no sound comes on at the preset alarm time. Check the alarm volume setting. The iPod cannot be charged. Make sure the iPod is securely connected. Check that the iPod is compatible with this unit (see “Compatible iPod/iPhone models”). 3 Press SELECT or to set the year, then When to replace the battery With normal use, the battery (CR2025) should last for about 6 months. When the remote can no longer operate the unit, replace the battery with a new one. side facing up Note If you are not going to use the remote for a long time, remove the battery to avoid any damage that may be caused by leakage or corrosion. Operations Preparations Setting the clock Power source To set the clock for the first time This unit contains a CR2032 battery as a backup power source to keep the alarm operating during a power interruption (No Power No Problem system). When you first purchase the unit, do the following. 1 Remove the insulation film of the backup battery on the bottom of the unit. outlet, remove the screw of the battery compartment on the bottom of the unit, and open the lid (see Fig. ). 2 Remove the old battery and insert a new one in the battery compartment with the side facing up (see Fig. ). 3 Replace the battery compartment lid and tighten the screw. 4 Press , DAB/FM, AUDIO IN or SNOOZE/BRIGHTNESS to turn “” off in the display. Note When you replace the battery, do not disconnect the plug from the AC outlet. Otherwise, the current date and current time will be erased. press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). 4 Repeat step 3 to set the month, day, hour and minute. 2 Extend the wire aerial fully. 3 Plug in the unit. “Setting clock...” appears in the display, and the time is set based on the received DAB data. When finished, the current time appears in the display. Notes Do not operate the unit before “Setting clock...” disappears from the display. If the clock cannot be set as a result of no DAB signal being received, “AM 12:00,” year and date flash in the display. The clock cannot be set. In this case, set Time synchronization to “iPod” or “None” (for details, see “Time synchronization”). DAB Band-III/FM Extend the wire aerial fully to increase reception sensitivity. Keep the wire aerial away from the power cord. Do not bundle the wire aerial and power cord together. For DAB reception, press DSPL/ENT to show the signal strength in order to adjust the aerial for optimum reception. Notes on radio reception Keep digital music players or mobile phones away from the aerial, as this may lead to reception interference. When you are listening to the radio with an iPhone connected to the unit, interference with radio reception may occur. When you are listening to the radio while charging an iPod, interference with radio reception may occur. Tip If an FM broadcast is noisy, press MENU and SELECT or to select “Mode,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). Press SELECT or to select “MONO” instead of “AUTO STEREO,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote) again. To resume stereo reception, perform the above steps again. Operating the radio The unit can receive DAB service and FM stations. 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the desired band. Each press changes the band as follows: The seconds start incrementing from zero. Notes The clock setting is available in clock state only. (When using radio, iPod or Audio-in, press OFF before setting the clock.) When “iPod” or “DAB” is selected in Time synchronization, the clock will be overwritten via iPod or DAB time automatically. Select “None” in step 2 to deactivate time synchronization via iPod or DAB. When the clock is set via DAB, daylight saving time (summer time) will be adjusted automatically. Otherwise, set daylight saving time manually or via iPod. When the clock is set via DAB, the clock will be reset via DAB after a power interruption. The clock will not be reset if it has been set manually or via iPod. If you do not press any button for about 1 minute while setting the clock, the clock setting will be cancelled. An 88-year calendar (2012-2099) is installed in the unit. When the date is set, the day of the week is automatically displayed. MON = Monday, TUE = Tuesday, WED = Wednesday, THU = Thursday, FRI = Friday, SAT = Saturday, SUN = Sunday To change the time format You can choose a time format between 12-hour system (default) and 24-hour system. 1 Press MENU and SELECT or to select “Time Format,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 2Press SELECT or to select the desired time format, then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). The time format toggles between 12-hour system (“AM 12:00” = midnight) and 24-hour system (“0:00” = midnight). To replace the battery 1 Keep the AC plug connected to the AC 1 Plug in the unit. 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to The year flashes in the display. There is no sound from the iPod. Make sure the iPod is securely connected. Adjust the VOLUME + or – (VOL + or – on the remote). The iPod cannot be operated with this unit. Make sure the iPod is securely connected. Check that the iPod is compatible with this unit (see “Compatible iPod/iPhone models”). Do the following if you wish to set the clock manually, instead of synchronizing time by DAB or iPod. select “Date & Time,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). The clock flashes “AM 12:00” or “0:00” due to a power interruption. The battery is low. Replace the battery. Remove the old battery and install a new one. Be sure to remove the insulation film of the backup battery before use. The alarm of the radio, iPod or buzzer does not sound at the preset alarm time. Check that alarm “A” or alarm “B” is properly displayed. To set the clock manually Improving the reception To change the date format 1 Press MENU and SELECT or to select “Date Format,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 2 Press SELECT or to select the desired date format, then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). To display the year and date when using the radio Press DATE. After a few seconds, the display will change back to the current service or station automatically. If a list of receivable DAB broadcasts has not been created when you select DAB, “Scanning…” will appear in the display, and the unit starts scanning automatically. 2 Press TUNE + or – to tune to the desired service or station. If a selected DAB service has finished broadcasting, sound stops and “NO SERVICE” appears. In this case, press TUNE + or – to select another service. 3 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or – (VOL + or – on the remote). To turn off the radio, press OFF. Note on FM usage The frequency step is set to 0.05 MHz on FM. Notes on DAB usage “NO SERVICE” appears when the selected service cannot be received. DAB broadcasts with poor quality reception may not be selected when Auto scan is performed. In this case, perform Manual tune, which may improve reception. About the SC (Secondary Component) If the selected primary component has a secondary component, “>>” lights up in the display. Press TUNE + to receive the desired secondary component. “<<” lights up while the secondary component is being received. Note When the selected secondary component ends, the unit returns automatically to the primary component. Preset tuning You can preset up to 20 services in DAB and 20 stations in FM. To preset a service or station 1 Follow steps 1 to 2 in “Operating the radio” and manually tune in to the station you want to preset. 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to select “Manual Preset,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 3 Press PRESET + or – to select the desired preset number, and press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). The service or station is stored. Notes To preset another service or station, repeat these steps. To go back to the previous status, press MENU instead of DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote) in step 2. To change a preset service or station, tune in to the desired service or station, then repeat steps 1 to 3. The new service or station will replace the previous service or station. To tune in to a preset service or station 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the desired band. 2 Press PRESET + or – to select the desired preset number. When the service or station is not registered, “PRESET BLANK” appears in the display. The preset service or station can also be selected by PRESET + or –. 3 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or – (VOL + or – on the remote). Notes If there are no preset stations, “PRESET BLANK” will appear when you press PRESET + or –. If there is only one preset station, its preset number will flash each time you press PRESET + or –. Auto preset tuning (FM only) 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the FM band. 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to select “Auto Preset,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 3 Press SELECT or to select “Yes,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). The unit automatically presets the available channels for FM in order. Tip To stop auto preset tuning, press OFF. Scan tuning (FM only) The unit automatically scans FM stations. 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the FM band. 2 Press and hold TUNE + or –. + : scans up through the frequency bands. – : scans down through the frequency bands. Scanning starts from the currently-tuned frequency. When a station is received, scanning stops. 3 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or – (VOL + or – on the remote). Continued on the reverse side Operating an iPod 1 Set the iPod on the Dock Connector. The Dock Connector can be tilted slightly. For details, see “How to handle an iPod.” 2 Press . Supporter Power cord Press OFF, or press and hold Pause playback To resume playback, press it again. Go to the next track (forward) Go back to the previous track Locate a point while listening to the sound (backward)* Execute the selected menu or begin playback (forward) or (backward) while playing and hold it until you find the point. MENU (up)/ (down) on the remote DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote) * During playback, this operation returns you to the beginning of the current track. To go back to the previous track, press twice. Notes If a pop-up message appears in the display of the iPod touch or iPhone, see “About App.” Some operations may differ or may not be available on some models of iPod. If the iPod is already playing when set onto the unit, the sound from the iPod will be output from the unit speakers, even if the unit was playing sound from another function. If the battery of the iPod is extremely low, charge it for a while before operation. Sony cannot accept responsibility in the event that data recorded to an iPod is lost or damaged when using the iPod connected to this unit. For details of environmental conditions for operating an iPod, check the website of Apple Inc. To remove the iPod For details, see “How to handle an iPod.” To charge an iPod How to handle an iPod To set an iPod To remove an iPod Notes An iPod in a case or cover can be set on this unit. However, if the case or cover interferes with the connection, remove the case or cover before setting the iPod on the Dock Connector. Set the iPod onto the Dock Connector firmly. When placing or removing the iPod, hold it at the same angle as the Dock Connector on the unit. Do not pull the iPod forward too far. When placing or removing the iPod, hold the unit securely. Do not twist or bend the iPod, as this may result in connector damage. Remove the iPod when transporting it; otherwise, a malfunction may result. If the iPod does not reach the supporter on the front of the unit, attach the supplied cushion below the supporter. To change an alarm setting You can choose one of 4 settings: “iPod,” “DAB,” “FM” or “BUZZER.” Set the alarm mode as follows: – iPod: see “ To set the alarm as iPod.” – DAB or FM: see “ To set the radio alarm.” – BUZZER: see “ To set the buzzer alarm.” (VOL + or – on the remote). Go back to the previous menu Select a menu item or a track for playback VOLUME + (VOL + on the remote control) and buttons have a tactile dot. the desired alarm mode flashes. 8 Press TIME SET + or – repeatedly until 1 Perform steps 1 to 8 in “To set the alarm.” 2 Press ALARM SET A or B to select Remote sensor Wire aerial Press TIME SET + or –. The setting will be displayed for about 4 seconds. To set the alarm as iPod To Turn off the iPod You can use the unit as a battery charger for an iPod. Charging begins when the iPod is connected to the unit. The charging status appears in the display of the iPod. For details, refer to the user’s guide of the iPod. Setting the alarm This unit is equipped with 3 alarm modes—iPod, radio and buzzer. The clock needs to be set before the alarm can be set (see “To set the clock for the first time”). To set the alarm 1 Press and hold ALARM SET A or B. “Alarm–A Setting” or “Alarm–B Setting” appears and the hour flashes in the display. 2 Press TIME SET + or – repeatedly until the desired hour appears. To cycle the hour rapidly, press and hold TIME SET + or –. 3 Press ALARM SET A or B. The minute flashes. 4 Repeat step 2 to set the minute. 5 Press ALARM SET A or B. The days of the week flash. 6 Repeat step 2 to set the days of the week. You can select the day from the following three options by pressing TIME SET + or – : EVERYDAY: MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SUN WEEKDAY: MON TUE WED THU FRI WEEKEND: SAT SUN To confirm an alarm time setting The alarm mode setting is entered. The iPod begins to play back. If the iPod does not start playing back, operate directly on the iPod. You can operate the connected iPod via this unit or the iPod itself. 3 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or – Dock Connector 7 Press ALARM SET A or B. alarm mode for “iPod.” “ALARM VOLUME:” and the volume level indication flash in the display. 3 Press TIME SET + or – to adjust the volume. 4 Press ALARM SET A or B. The setting is entered. 5 If “A” or “B” does not appear in the Press and hold TIME SET + for at least 2 seconds to move the alarm time forwards. Press and hold TIME SET – for at least 2 seconds to move the alarm time back. When you release the button, the changed time will flash for about 2 seconds. To change the alarm time again, press TIME SET + or – within these 2 seconds, otherwise the setting change will be fixed as displayed. When using an iPod touch/iPhone To wake up to music stored in an iPod touch/ iPhone, connect the iPod touch/iPhone to the unit first, follow the steps above to set alarm time, then select the music function. Even if the alarm setting for iPod is complete, if you turn the iPod touch/iPhone power off after inserting the iPod touch/iPhone into the unit, the alarm will be the buzzer. Press SNOOZE/BRIGHTNESS. The sound turns off but will automatically come on again after about 10 minutes. You can change the snooze time by pressing SNOOZE/BRIGHTNESS repeatedly within 4 seconds. The maximum length of the snooze time is 60 minutes. number or “--” as the station to be used as the alarm sound. “DAB --” or “FM --” indicates the last station received. Tips If the selected preset number is not set, “PRESET BLANK” flashes twice, then “ALARM VOLUME:” and the volume level indication flash in the display. Then jump to the step 5. If there is no last station, “NO LAST STATION” flashes twice, then “ALARM VOLUME:” and the volume level indication flash in the display. Then jump to the step 5. 4 Press ALARM SET A or B. “ALARM VOLUME:” and the volume level indication flash in the display. 5 Press TIME SET + or – to adjust the volume. 6 Press ALARM SET A or B. The setting is entered. 7 If “A” or “B” does not appear in the display, press ALARM SET A or B again. The radio will turn on at the set time. To set the buzzer alarm 1 Perform steps 1 to 8 in “To set the alarm.” 2 Press ALARM SET A or B to select “BUZZER” alarm mode. The setting is entered. 3 If “A” or “B” does not appear in the display, press ALARM SET A or B again. The buzzer will sound at the set time. Note The volume of the buzzer is not adjustable. duration. Each time you press SLEEP, the duration (in minutes) changes as follows: The display returns to clock mode for about 4 seconds after you have finished the duration setting and released SLEEP, then the sleep timer starts. The unit plays for the duration you set, then stops. Press ALARM ON/OFF A or B to turn off the alarm A or B indicator in the display. Notes When the alarm is set as iPod, only the buzzer alarm will sound if there is no iPod on the Dock Connector, music is not stored in the iPod, or the iPod touch/iPhone is turned off. If the selected preset number is not set, or there is no last station, the buzzer will sound when alarm time is met. If you want to change the buzzer alarm, set a preset station or tune to a radio station (see “Operating the radio”). If the same alarm time is set for both alarm A and B, alarm A takes priority. If no operation is performed while the alarm is occurring, the alarm will stop after about 60 minutes. Note on the alarm in the event of a power interruption In the event of a power interruption, the buzzer alarm will last about 5 minutes if the battery is not weak. However, certain functions will be affected as follows: The backlight will not light up. If the alarm mode is set to iPod or radio, it will change to buzzer automatically. If OFF/ALARM RESET is not pressed, the alarm will sound for about 5 minutes. If “” appears in the display, the alarm will not sound in the event of a power interruption. Replace the battery if “” appears. The snooze function cannot be set during a power interruption. During a power interruption, each alarm will sound at the set time only once. Other useful functions for DAB To change the display To change the display mode, press DSPL/ENT during DAB reception. The selected display mode remains even if you turn the unit off and on again, or change the band. The display can be up to 16 characters. A dynamic label can be up to 128 characters. Each time you press DSPL/ENT, the display changes as follows: Function and Preset number To change the sleep timer setting Dynamic “AUDIO IN” appears in the display. 3 Turn the connected component on. 4 Play the connected component. PTY (Programme Type) Ensemble (VOL + or – on the remote). To return to the radio Press DAB/FM. To return to the iPod Press . To stop listening Press OFF and stop playback on the connected unit. Notes The MENU cannot be operated while Audio-in is used. The necessary type of audio connecting cable depends on the optional component. Be sure to use the correct type of cable. If the volume level is low, adjust the volume of the unit first. If the volume is still too low, adjust the volume of the connected component. Disconnect the audio connecting cable from the unit when it is not in use. When you listen to the radio with an optional component connected, turn off the connected component to prevent noise. If noise occurs, even when the component is turned off, disconnect and place the optional component away from the unit. select “DRC Value,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 3 Press SELECT or to select the DRC level. The DRC level changes as follows: 4 Press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the Notes DRC is effective only for broadcasts with dynamic range compression. When you adjust the DRC level, sounds can be heard more clearly. Auto scan 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to select “Auto Scan,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). 3 Press SELECT or to select “Yes,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). “Scanning...” appears in the display. Auto scan takes about 30 - 90 seconds, depending on the signal strength and station number. When finished, the unit creates a list in alphabetical order. Tip To cancel Auto scan, press MENU while processing. Channel/Frequency/Signal Strength Note When Auto scan is performed, the existing list will be updated and the preset services will be cleared. In this case, preset your favourite services again. Trim stations Broadcasting type/Bit/Mode You can delete the stations that are not currently being received. 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the DAB band. The sound from the connected component is output from the speakers of this unit. 5 Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or – DAB band. 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to DAB band. 1 Firmly connect the line output jack of the portable digital music player (or other component) to the AUDIO IN jack on the back of the unit, using a suitable audio connecting cable (not supplied). 2 Press AUDIO IN to activate the Audio-in function. 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the Connecting optional component You can enjoy the sound from an optional component, such as a portable digital music player, through the speakers of this unit. Be sure to turn off the power of each component before making any connections. DRC can make quieter sounds easier to hear when the unit is used in a noisy environment. For DAB broadcasts with dynamic range compression, you can adjust the dynamic range. This function allows you to automatically scan and create a list of receivable DAB broadcasts. To deactivate the sleep timer To listen to sound DRC value (DYNAMIC RANGE CONTROL) remote). Component Label Press SLEEP repeatedly to set the sleep timer to “OFF” in step 2. To deactivate the alarm Other useful functions To turn off the unit before the preset time Press OFF to stop the alarm. The alarm will sound again at the same time the next day. 1 Perform steps 1 to 8 in “To set the alarm.” 2 Press ALARM SET A or B to select the 3 Press TIME SET + or – to set a preset 2 Press SLEEP to set the sleep timer To stop the alarm Press ALARM ON/OFF A or B to turn on the alarm A or B indicator in the display. The preset number or “--” flashes in the display. “SLEEP:” and the sleep time flash in the display. You can press SLEEP repeatedly to select the desired sleep timer setting, even after the sleep timer has been activated. To stop the snooze timer, press OFF. To activate the alarm Preset number 1 Press SLEEP while the unit is turned on. Press OFF. To set the radio alarm radio band (“DAB” or “FM”). You can fall asleep to music, etc., using the sleep timer. The unit stops playback or the radio automatically after a preset duration. To doze for a few more minutes display, press ALARM SET A or B again. The iPod will sound at the set time. Setting the sleep timer 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to DAB broadcasting: MP2 DAB+ broadcasting: AAC Notes If there is no dynamic label, the lower line of the display is blank. Depending on the broadcasting station, the characters in the dynamic label may not be displayed properly. Manual tune This function allows you to tune and add various DAB Band-III channels to your station list. This function can be used to assist the positioning of the aerial or the unit to obtain the optimum reception for a specific channel/frequency. 1 Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the DAB band. 2 Press MENU and SELECT or to select “Manual Tune,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 3 Press SELECT or to select the desired DAB channel, then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). The signal strength bars move left and right as you adjust reception. 4 Press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). Notes If the signal of the selected DAB service cannot be received, no signal strength bars will be displayed. In this case, press MENU to select another channel. The larger signal strength bar indicates the audio quality threshold. If the signal strength drops below this threshold, the audio quality will deteriorate. A station name is saved to the station list when the station name starts scrolling in step 3. select “Prune,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). When finished, “FINISH!” appears for about 1 second, then changes to the current station automatically. Select station PTY (Programme Type) About App This function indicates services in programme type, such as NEWS, SPORTS of the PTY list, transmitted in a DAB broadcast. A dedicated Dock App for iPod touch/iPhone available at Apple App Store. Search for “D-Sappli” and download the free App to find out more about the functions. Programme type No programme type News Current Affairs Information Sport Education Drama Culture Science Varied Pop Music Rock Music Easy Listening Music Light Classical Serious Classical Other Music Weather/meteorology Finance/Business Children’s programmes Social Affairs Religion Phone In Travel Leisure Jazz Music Country Music National Music Oldies Music Folk Music Documentary Display None News Current Affairs Information Sport Education Drama Arts Science Talk Pop Music Rock Music Easy Listening Light Classical Classical Music Other Music Weather Finance Children’s Factual Religion Phone In Travel Leisure Jazz and Blues Country Music National Music Oldies Music Folk Music Documentary Enjoying the bass or expansion sound effect Bass and expansion sound effects can be selected as desired by pressing SOUND. Each time you press the button, the sound effect changes as follows: “MEGA BASS”: Provides high quality bass sound. “MEGA BASS” and “MEGA Xpand”: Enables both effects. “MEGA Xpand”: Expands the sound field width. To return to standard sound, press the button until the display of the sound effect disappears. Setting the brightness of the display Another service can be selected while listening to a broadcast. Four levels of brightness are available by pressing SNOOZE/BRIGHTNESS. Each time you press the button, the brightness changes as follows: select “Select Station,” then press DSPL/ ENT (ENTER on the remote). 2 Press SELECT or to select a desired service, then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). Even if brightness level is set to off, it will change to Low while the alarm is occurring. Press and hold SNOOZE/BRIGHTNESS to set the brightness to off directly. 1 Press MENU and SELECT or to Features D-Sappli includes various timer functions: Music Play Timer and Sleep Timer. Music Play Timer allows you to play/pause desired music at a desired time. Sleep Timer allows you to specify a time at which to stop music playback. Music Play Timer and Sleep Timer are available only when D-Sappli is activated. D-Sappli can display a list of Radio Preset Stations programmed in this unit. You can rename the FM Radio Preset Stations, and change their preset numbers on the D-Sappli. Preset numbers and order will also be changed accordingly in the unit. D-Sappli also includes a clock display enlarge feature. Notes If the App to link with this unit is not downloaded to the iPod touch/iPhone, a popup message prompting you to download DSappli may appear repeatedly. Deactivate the App’s link function to stop the pop-up message. To deactivate the App’s link function: Remove the iPod touch/iPhone from the Dock Connector. Press (to enter the function for iPod). Press MENU, then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). Press or to select “OFF,” then press DSPL/ENT (ENTER on the remote). To re-activate the App’s link function, repeat the above steps and select “ON” instead of “OFF” in the last step.