ENGLISH User Guide Hi-Fi Plus with B&O PLAY AFD-1200 Compatible with G5 worldwide except Korea REV 1.1 PHL All rights reserved. LG Electronics Inc., 2016 Note: Please read all information carefully prior to using the LG Hi-Fi Plus in order to enjoy the best performance and prevent damage to the product. Product Overview The LG Hi-Fi Plus is a 32-bit hi-fi digital-to-analogue converter (DAC) module that can be attached to the bottom of your LG G5. • You can enjoy a rich hi-fi sound by connecting your audio devices, such as headsets and speakers, to this 32-bit DAC. • 32-bit high-quality audio content can be played in its original sound quality. • The LG Hi-Fi Plus can upbit and upsample your existing audio content with less than 32-bit quality so that it plays closer to the originally intended sound. Open Source Software Notice Information To obtain the source code under GPL, LGPL, MPL, and other open source licenses, that is contained in this product, please visit http://opensource.lge.com. In addition to the source code, all referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are available for download. LG Electronics will also provide open source code to you on CD-ROM for a charge covering the cost of performing such distribution (such as the cost of media, shipping, and handling) upon email request to firstname.lastname@example.org. This offer is valid for three (3) years from the date on which you purchased the product. 2 Important Safety Information • Always use genuine products. Do not use this product for any unintended purpose. • Using or connecting products that are not genuine may shorten the product’s longevity or cause an explosion. Doing so may also damage the product and thereby void the service warranty. • If you insert a module that is not compatible with your service provider (for example, a module bought from another service provider or in an area that is not covered by your service provider), your device does not operate normally. • Do not disassemble the product or allow anything to impact it. Doing so may cause an electric shock, short circuit, or fire. • Applying heavy pressure to the product may damage it. • Some functions of this product may be damaged, or its appearance may become altered or impaired if it is bent or crushed and not repaired immediately. • In order to prevent any damage, be careful to not drop the product on a hard surface or subject it to a severe shock. • Keep the product away from water, alcohol, benzene, etc. • Do not use or store the product in environments with extreme temperatures. Do not leave the product in direct sunlight for long periods of time. Doing so may cause damage or an explosion. • Do not use alcohol, benzene, thinners, or detergents to clean the product. Doing so may cause a fire. • Use a soft cloth to wipe the product. • Do not place the product near metal objects, such as necklaces, keys, coins, nails, or clocks. In the case of a short circuit, there is also a risk of explosion. 3 • Keep the product out of the reach of small children and pets. Do not put the product in your mouth or subject it to a severe shock. There is a risk of electric shock, explosion, or suffocation. • Do not connect or insert conductive materials (metal pieces, pencil leads, etc.) into the connectors. • Do not cover or wrap the product with a blanket while in use. • The product may become hot after long periods of use. Avoid touching the product when it becomes hot as it may cause a low-temperature burn. • Do not dispose of the product as household waste. Doing so may cause a fire or damage the environment. Excessive sound pressure from earphones and headphones can cause hearing loss. To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume levels for long periods. 4 Product Components Cap Pouch LG Hi-Fi Plus User Guide OTG Cable (USB Type-C to Type-B) • The cap of the LG Hi-Fi Plus is attached to the main unit of the LG Hi-Fi Plus when packaged. • If there are any missing components, contact the retailer where you purchased the product. • Some items are subject to change without prior notice depending on the circumstances. • The appearance and specifications of the product are subject to change without prior notice to improve performance. 5 Product Description Hi-Fi Headset Port Speaker USB Port MIC DAC Input USB Port Some functions may not be available depending on the product specifications. 6 Connections Inserting the Battery 1 Align the arrows on both the battery and the module and firmly connect the battery terminals to the module. 2 Align the battery with the lower edge and carefully slide the module back into the device. • Never press the Module Eject Key when inserting the module into the device. • When inserting the battery into the device, make sure the battery is attached to the module. 7 Removing the Battery 1 Press the Module Eject Key to partly eject the module from the device. Module Module Eject Key ￼ 2 Grip the middle of the ejected module and pull it out. 8 3 Hold the battery and the module with both hands and separate them from one another in an outward arc (as indicated below) to disconnect the battery terminals. ￼ • Do not detach the module while it is in use. • Immediately attach the module to the main unit if it becomes loose or detached during use. • Be careful to not hurt your hands or fingers when attaching or detaching the module. • Be careful to not be injured by the edges of the product or the module. • Make sure the battery and the module are properly inserted. Otherwise, the product may be damaged or fail to turn on. • Failing to follow the instructions in this user guide may result in damage to the product. 9 Instructions • This product will not operate normally if your G5 and LG Hi-Fi Plus are supported by different countries or operators. • While your earphones are connected to the LG Hi-Fi Plus, USB data communication is not available. (Hi-Fi features and charging are available. High-speed charging is not available.) • While your earphones are connected to the LG Hi-Fi Plus, the audio cannot be adjusted in Settings > General > Accessibility > Hearing. • While the LG Hi-Fi Plus is attached to your LG G5, unplugging your earphones from the LG Hi-Fi Plus while it is not in use will help reduce power consumption. • 384 kbps hi-fi audio is supported. Power consumption will increase slightly when this feature is in use. • All sounds except for the ringtone and alarm will be blocked while playing DSD files (.dff, .dsf). Your device will vibrate if you receive any notifications. • If a Bluetooth® headset is connected during a call, the Bluetooth® device will be used for the audio output. If there is not a Bluetooth® device connected, then any earphones connected to your phone will be used for the audio output. If your earphones are connected to only the Hi-Fi Plus, then those earphones will be used for the audio output. • To play FM radio or DMB (if it is a DMB-compatible model), connect your earphones to the earphone jack on the upper part of the LG G5 to serve as an antenna. • When your LG Hi-Fi Plus is attached to your G5 while your earphones are connected, any voice or external audio will be recorded via the microphone on your LG Hi-Fi Plus when recording voice or videos. • The call feature is not supported while you are using 3-pole earphones. 10 • You can use the hi-fi feature on phones other than the LG G5 using OTG cables. If you connect OTG devices to an LG Hi-Fi Plus that is attached to an LG G5, the OTG devices will not be recognised (OTG is not supported). • If the LG Hi-Fi Plus is attached to a an LG G5 that was sold in North America, the phone will not turn on. PC Driver Downloads • The LG Hi-Fi Plus can be connected to a PC once you download and install “Hi-Fi Plus PC Driver.exe” from the LG Electronics website (Korea: www.lgmobile.co.kr, or global: www.lg.com). About Firmware Upgrades • Firmware upgrades are available by downloading and installing “Hi-Fi Plus Manager.exe” from the LG Electronics website (Korea: www.lgmobile.co.kr, or global: www.lg.com). • Firmware upgrades are also available using the LG Friends Manager app. 11 Limited Warranty SUBJECT TO THE CONDITIONS OF THIS LIMITED WARRANTY, LG ELECTRONICS WARRANTS THIS PRODUCT TO BE FREE FROM DEFECTS IN DESIGN, MATERIAL AND WORKMANSHIP AT THE TIME OF ITS ORIGINAL PURCHASE BY A CONSUMER, AND FOR A SUBSEQUENT PERIOD OF SIX (6) MONTHS. SHOULD YOUR PRODUCT NEED WARRANTY SERVICE, PLEASE RETURN IT TO THE DEALER FROM WHOM IT WAS PURCHASED OR CONTACT YOUR LOCAL LG ELECTRONICS CONTACT CENTRE TO GET FURTHER INFORMATION. 12 www.lg.com Any modifications or changes to this manual due to typographical errors or inaccuracies of stated information shall only be made by LG Electronics Inc.