ENGLISH
OWNER’S MANUAL
Music in Style
Wireless Speaker With
Dual Dock
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
ND8530
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Getting Started
Safety Information
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CAUTION
Getting Started
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO
USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING
TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
This lightning flash with arrowhead
symbol within an equilateral triangle
is intended to alert the user to the
presence of uninsulated dangerous
voltage within the product’s
enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to
constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
The exclamation point within an
equilateral triangle is intended
to alert the user to the presence
of important operating and
maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature accompanying the
product.
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK
HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN
OR MOISTURE.
WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a
confined space such as a book case or similar unit.
NOTICE: For safety marking information including
product identification and supply ratings, please
refer to the main label on the bottom of the
apparatus.
appliance, and have the cord replaced with an
exact replacement part by an authorized service
center. Protect the power cord from physical or
mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked,
pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay
particular attention to plugs, wall outlets, and
the point where the cord exits the appliance. To
disconnect power from the mains, pull out the
mains cord plug. When installing the product,
ensure that the plug is easily accessible.
This device is equipped with a portable battery or
accumulator.
Safety way to remove the battery or the
battery from the equipment: Remove the
old battery or battery pack, follow the steps
in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent
contamination of the environment and bring on
possible threat to human and animal health, the
old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate
container at designated collection points. Do
not dispose of batteries or battery together with
other waste. It is recommended that you use
local, free reimbursement systems batteries and
accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to
excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
CAUTION:
yy The apparatus shall not be exposed to water
(dripping or splashing) and no objects filled with
liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the
apparatus.
yy No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles,
should be placed on the apparatus.
CAUTION concerning the Power Cord
yy Only use the AC adaptor supplied with this
device. Do not use a power supply from another
device or another manufacturer. Using any other
power cable or power supply may cause damage
to the device and void your warranty.
Most appliances recommend they be placed upon
a dedicated circuit;
yy To avoid fire or electric shock, do not open the
unit. contact to qualified personnel only.
That is, a single outlet circuit which powers only
that appliance and has no additional outlets or
branch circuits. Check the specification page of this
owner’s manual to be certain. Do not overload wall
outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged
wall outlets, extension cords, frayed power cords, or
damaged or cracked wire insulation are dangerous.
Any of these conditions could result in electric
shock or fire. Periodically examine the cord of your
appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage
or deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the
yy Do not leave the unit in a place near the heating
appliances or subject to direct sunlight, moisture,
or mechanical shock.
yy Do not leave the unit on an unstable place such
as high shelves. It may fall down because of the
vibration of the sound.
Table of Contents
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Table of Contents
1
Getting Started
2
Safety Information
4
Main Features
4Accessories
4Introduction
5
Remote Control
6
Front Panel
8
Back Panel
9
Connecting the AC Adapter
9
About Ferrite Core (Optional)
3Troubleshooting
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20Troubleshooting
4Appendix
21 About LED condition
22 Trademarks and Licenses
22 Handling the Unit
23Specifications
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2Operating
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Basic Operations
– iPod/iPhone/iPad Operation
– Compatible iPod/iPhone/iPad
– Android device Operation
– Listening to Music from Your External
Device
Using a Bluetooth Wireless Technology
– Listening to Music of a Bluetooth
Device
– Using Bluetooth App
Other Operations
– LG Tag On
– LG Sound Sync
– Setting BASS (BASS BLAST) sound
effect
– Turning Off the Sound Temporarily
– Adjusting the brightness of the
lighting
– Auto Power Down
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Getting Started
Main Features
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Accessories
Getting Started
Made for iPod/iPhone/iPad or
Android device
Please check and identify the supplied accessories.
Enjoys music from iPod/iPhone/iPad or Android
device with simple connection.
Portable In
Remote control (1)
Battery (1)
AC adapter (1)
Power cord (1)
Listens to music from your portable device.
LG Sound Sync
Controls volume level of this unit by the remote
control of your LG TV that is compatible with LG
Sound Sync.
LG Bluetooth Remote
You can control this unit with your iPod touch/
iPhone/iPad or Android device via Bluetooth. This
unit and your device must be paired for Bluetooth.
Visit “Apple App Store” or “Google Android Market
(Google Play Store)” or use the QR code shown
below to search for “LG Bluetooth Remote” app. For
detailed information, refer to page 16-17.
Tweezers (1)
Introduction
Symbol Used in This Manual
,,Note
(Apple iOS)
(Android OS)
Indicates special notes and operating features.
>>Caution
Indicates cautions for preventing possible damages
from abuse.
Getting Started
Remote Control
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Battery Installation
You have two ways to open the battery cover.
1. Turn the battery cover counterclockwise by
using a coin or your finger. Then take the battery
cover.
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Coin
Finger
1 (Power): Switches the unit ON or OFF.
PFUNCTION : Selects the function and input
source. (LG Sound Sync function is only selected by
using the SOUND SYNC button on the rear of the
unit.)
2. Insert and fix the battery with the plus (+)
facing in the same direction as the plus (+) on
the battery cover.
+/- (Volume) : Adjusts volume of speaker.
BASS EQ : Reinforce BASS (BASS BLAST) sound
effect.
Y/U(Skip/Search) :
-Skips fast Backward or Forward.
-Searches for a section within a file.
(Play/Pause) : Starts or pause playback
@ : Mutes the sound.
3. Put the battery cover on the remote control and
turn it clockwise to close.
? : The button is not available for any function.
>>Caution
The battery used in this device may present a
fire or chemical burn hazard if mistreated. Do
not recharge, disassemble, incinerate, or heat
above 100 °C (212 °F). Replace the battery part
no. CR2025 only. Use of another battery may
present a risk of fire or explosion. Dispose of
used battery. Keep battery away from children.
Do not disassemble or dispose of in fire.
Coin
>>Caution
Finger
If you have long nails, do not open the battery
cover by using your finger. Or else, your nail
would be broken.
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Front Panel
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,,Note
How to open the dock station
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aDisplay window
Displays each of functions.
bRemote sensor
ciPod/iPhone/iPad Dock (Lightning Connector)
Connects your iPod/iPhone/iPad.
dAndroid device Dock (Micro USB)
Connects your Android device.
eSpeaker
fTag on
LG Tag On allows you to install and open “LG
Bluetooth Remote” app to NFC-enabled phone.
g1/I : Switches the unit ON or OFF.
F : Selects the function and input source.
(LG Sound Sync function is only selected by
using the SOUND SYNC button on the rear of
the unit.)
+/- (Volume) : Adjusts speaker volume.
>>Caution
Precautions in using the touch buttons
yy Use the touch buttons with clean and dry
hands. - In a humid environment, wipe out
any moisture on the touch buttons before
using.
yy Do not press the touch buttons hard to
make it work. - If you apply too much
strength, it can damage the sensor of the
touch buttons.
yy Touch the button that you want to work in
order to operate the function correctly.
yy Be careful not to have any conductive
material such as metallic object on the
touch buttons. It can cause malfunctions.
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Getting Started
Back Panel
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Getting Started
a
b
c
LIGHTING
Adjusts the brightness of lighting.
SOUND SYNC
Synchronizes this unit and your LG TV.
PORT.IN (3.5 mm)
Listens to music from your portable device.
dUSB Port
- Plays music file by using your USB cable for
iPod/iPhone/iPad.
- Charges your portable device.
e DC IN (AC adapter input)
Connects the supplied AC adapter.
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About Ferrite Core
(Optional)
1. Connect the supplied AC power cord to the AC
adapter.
This ferrite core can reduce noises.
2. Connect the AC adapter cable to DC IN adapter
input.
1. Pull the stopper [a] of the ferrite core to open.
3. Plug the AC power cord into an AC outlet. Then
the unit goes into standby mode.
>>Caution
Only use the AC adapter supplied with this
device. Do not use a power supply from
another device or manufacturer. Using any
other power cable or power supply may cause
damage to the device and void your warranty.
How to attach the ferrite core
2. Wind the portable cable and USB cable on the
ferrite core.
3. Close the ferrite core until it clicks.
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Connecting the AC
Adapter
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Operating
Basic Operations
Connecting an iPod/iPhone/iPad
(30-Pin/Lightning connector) to
USB port
iPod/iPhone/iPad Operation
1. Connect your iPod/iPhone/iPad (30-pin/
Lightning connector) to USB port using the
appropriate cable.
You can enjoy the sound from your iPod/iPhone/
iPad through this unit. For details about iPod/
iPhone/iPad, refer to the iPod/iPhone/iPad User
Guide.
,,Note
When this unit is connected to power, your
iPod/iPhone/iPad is automatically turned on
and starts recharging even in standby mode.
Operating
yy You are recommended to remove the case
for your iPod/iPhone/iPad before you place
your iPod/iPhone/iPad into the dock.
yy Before connecting, please check the
position to connect. Refer to the page 6-7.
Connecting an iPod/iPhone/iPad
(Lightning connector) to Dock
1. Connect your iPod/iPhone/iPad (Lightning
connector) to Dock firmly.
When this unit is connected to power, your
iPod/iPhone/iPad is automatically turned on
and starts recharging even in standby mode.
2.Press PFUNCTION or F to select
function.
2.Press PFUNCTION or F to select iPod
function.
(USB)
Operating
To
,,Note
Do this
Play
Press
Pause
During playback, Press
yy When you disconnect your iPod/iPhone/
iPad during playback, the playback pauses.
.
.
During playback, press Y/
U to go to the next file or to
return to the beginning of the
current file.
Skip
Press and hold Y/U
during playback and release it at
the point you want to listen to.
Compatible iPod/iPhone/iPad
The unit supports the models as follows ;
yy iPod touch 3G, 4G, 5G
yy iPod nano 4G, 5G, 6G, 7G
yy iPhone 5
yy iPhone 4S
yy iPhone 4
yy iPhone 3GS
yy iPad mini
yy iPad 2G, 3G, 4G
yy iPad
yy When your iPod/iPhone/iPad is docked, you
cannot control the volume button of your
iPod/iPhone/iPad.
yy If the connection has an error, check these
problems as follows;
-- Your iPod/iPhone/iPad is not connected
firmly.
-- This unit recognizes your iPod/iPhone/iPad
as an unknown device.
-- Your iPod/iPhone/iPad is exceptionally low
in power.
/ The battery needs to be charged.
/If you charge the battery while iPod/
iPhone/iPad is extremely low in power, it
may take longer to be charged.
yy You may not control your iPod/iPhone/iPad
from this unit due to malfunction of iPod/
iPhone/iPad.
yy Depending on your iPod/iPhone/iPad’s
software version, it may not be possible to
control your iPod/iPhone/iPad from this
unit. We recommend installing the latest
software version.
yy If you use an application, make a call, or
send and receive SMS text message, etc. on
iPod touch/iPhone/iPad, disconnect it from
iPod/iPhone/iPad dock of this unit and then
use it.
yy If you have a problem with your iPod/
iPhone/iPad, please visit www.apple.com/
support.
yy iPod touch, iPhone and iPad have any
difference in operation other than iPod.
You may need any additional control to use
them with this unit. (e.g. “slide to unlock”)
yy Do not connect two iPad for charge at the
same time.
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Operating
Playing less than 2 seconds,
press Y to go to the previous
file.
Playing after 3 seconds, press
Y to go to the beginning of
the file.
Search
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Android device Operation
You can enjoy the sound from your LG Android
device through the dock for Android device of this
unit. For details about Android device, refer to the
Android device User Guide.
1. Check the orientation of the micro USB
connector on your Android phone.
To stream audio from your Android device through
this unit, you need :
yy With Android operation system : Ver 4.1(or later)
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yy With a micro USB connector
Operating
With Android operation system (Version 4.0 or
below), this unit can only charge it and you can
enjoy audio through Bluetooth.
,,Note
yy This unit may not compatible with the
device that does not support the *AOA
(Android Open Accessory) 2.0 version.
It is possible that certain devices may not
support or be compliant with the AOA2.0
USB audio standard, resulting in the device
freezing or rebooting after being connected
and detached from the speaker system.
If you experience this problem, please
contact your device manufacturer. Your
device may need to be updated with the
latest Jellybean software and or the correct
AOA2.0 USB audio standard.
*About AOA (Android Open Accessory) 2.0
version ;
Audio output from Android device to
the Accessory and HID (Human Interface
Device)
yy You are recommended to remove the case
for your Android device before you connect
your Android device into the dock.
yy Before connecting, please check the
position to connect. Refer to the page 6-7.
2. Connect your Android device firmly.
,,Note
You can rotate Android device Dock.
If you want to rotate the dock, pull the dock
upwards and then rotate it to the right or left.
Please use the supplied tweezers.
b
a
3.Press PFUNCTION or F to select
(ANDROID) function.
To
Do this
Play
Press
Pause
During playback, Press
yy Depending on the size of your Android
device, some devices may not be docked.
In this case, you can enjoy audio through
Bluetooth.
.
.
During playback, press Y/
U to go to the next file or to
return to the beginning of the
current file.
Skip
Playing less than 2 seconds,
press Y to go to the previous
file.
Playing after 3 seconds, press
Y to go to the beginning of
the file.
Operating
,,Note
yy If the connection has an error, check these
problems as follows;
-- Your Android device is not connected firmly.
Listening to Music from Your
External Device
The unit can be used to play the music from many
types of external device. (Portable cable is not
supplied as an accessory with this unit.)
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Operating
-- This unit recognizes your Android device as
an unknown device.
-- Your Android device is not booted.
-- Check the setting of USB connection type
on your Android device.
yy When you disconnect your Android device
from the dock during playback, the playback
may continue.
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yy In case of no sound from this unit, adjust
the volume of your Android device.
yy The charging time may vary depending on
your Android device.
yy Some Android devices may not be charged.
yy Depending on the position and orientation
of the micro USB connector on your Android
device, connect it in portrait or landscape
position.
yy You may not control your Android device
from this unit due to malfunction of Android
device.
yy Depending on your Android device’s
software version, it may not be possible
to control your Android device from this
unit. We recommend installing the latest
software version.
yy If you use an application, make a call, or
send and receive SMS text message, etc. on
Android device, disconnect it from Android
device dock of this unit and then use it.
yy If your Android device does not support
AOA (Android Open Accessory) 2.0 version,
this unit can only charge your Android
device even though Android device has OS
4.1 (or later).
MP3 or PMP etc
1. Connect the external device to the PORT.IN
connector of the unit.
2. Turn the power on by pressing 1 or 1/I.
3. Select the
(PORTABLE) function by pressing
PFUNCTION or F.
4. Turn the external device on and start playing it.
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Operating
Using a Bluetooth
Wireless Technology
About Bluetooth
Bluetooth® is wireless communication technology
for short range connection.
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The available range is within 10 meters.
Operating
(The sound may be interrupted when the
connection interfered by the other electronic wave
or you connect the bluetooth in the other rooms.)
Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth®
wireless technology does not incur any charges. A
mobile phone with Bluetooth® wireless technology
can be operated via the Cascade if the connection
was made via Bluetooth® wireless technology.
Listening to Music of a
Bluetooth Device
Before you start the pairing procedure, make
sure the Bluetooth feature is turned on in to your
Bluetooth device. Refer to your Bluetooth device’s
user guide. Once a pairing operation is performed,
it does not need to be performed again.
1. Select the Bluetooth function by using the
PFUNCTION or F.
Bluetooth LED ( ) blinks.
2. Operate the Bluetooth device and perform the
pairing operation. When searching for this unit
with the Bluetooth device, a list of the devices
found may appear in the Bluetooth device
display depending on the type of Bluetooth
device. Your unit appears as “LG Docking
(XX:XX)”.
,,Note
Available Devices : Mobile phone, MP3, Laptop,
PDA.
XX:XX means the last four digits of BT address.
For example, if your unit has a BT address such
as 9C:02:98:4A:F7:08, you will see “LG Docking
(F7:08)” on your Bluetooth device.
Bluetooth Profiles
In order to use Bluetooth® wireless technology,
devices must be able to interpret certain profiles.
This unit is compatible with following profile.
A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
3. Enter the PIN code.
PIN code : 0000
,,Note
Depending on the Bluetooth device type,
some devices do not require a PIN code.
4. When this unit successfully is connected with
your Bluetooth device, Bluetooth LED ( ) stop
blinking.
,,Note
yy Depending on the Bluetooth device type,
some devices have a different pairing way.
yy Try pairing procedure if your device name is
not in the device list.
5. Listen to music.
To play a music stored on your Bluetooth device,
refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide.
According to your Bluetooth device’s volume
level, the volume level of Bluetooth will be
adjusted.
Operating
,,Note
yy Sound from the main set can be distorted
if you raise the volume of Bluetooth device
up to two-thirds or more.
,,Note
yy After your device is connected to the unit
via Bluetooth, the function switches to BT
automatically. (Except for LG Sound Sync
function)
yy The device with Bluetooth® wireless
technology is disconnected, if you turn off
the main unit or put the device away from
the main unit more than 10 m.
yy In LG Sound Sync function, Bluetooth is not
connected from your device.
yy If the Bluetooth device is disconnected, you
should connect the Bluetooth device to
your unit.
yy The sound may be interrupted when
the connection interfered by the other
electronic wave.
yy You cannot control the Bluetooth device
with this unit.
yy Pairing is limited one Bluetooth device per
one unit and multi-pairing is not supported.
yy Although the distance between your
Bluetooth and the set is less than 10 m,
there are obstacles between both, your
Bluetooth device cannot be connected.
yy Depending on the type of the device,
you may not be able to use the Bluetooth
function.
yy You can enjoy wireless system using phone,
MP3, Notebook, etc.
yy When not connected the Bluetooth,
Bluetooth LED ( ) blinks.
yy The electrical malfunction due to devices
using same frequency such as Medical
equipment, Microwaves or wireless
LAN devices, the connection will be
disconnected.
yy When someone stands and interrupts
communication between Bluetooth device
and the player, the connection will be
disconnected.
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Operating
yy When you use the Bluetooth function,
adjust the volume of a Bluetooth device to
a proper level to listen to.
yy If the gotten away of the distance between
Bluetooth and the unit, the sound quality
is lower and lower. The connection will
disconnect when the space between the
Bluetooth and the unit gets out of the
operating range of Bluetooth.
yy After searching for this unit on your
Bluetooth device, connect the Bluetooth
device to this unit. Then play music you
want.
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Operating
Using Bluetooth App
Install “LG Bluetooth Remote App”
by using QR code
About “LG Bluetooth Remote” App
1. Install “LG Bluetooth Remote” app through QR
code. Use the scanning software to scan the QR
code.
“LG Bluetooth Remote” app brings a suite of new
features to this unit.
To enjoy more features, you are recommended to
download and install free “LG Bluetooth Remote”
app.
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Operating
Install “LG Bluetooth Remote”
App through “Apple App Store” or
“Google Android Market (Google
Play Store)”
1. Tap the “Apple App Store” icon or “Google
Android Market (Google Play Store)” icon.
2. In the search bar, type in the “LG Bluetooth
Remote” and search it.
3. In the search result list, find and tap “LG
Bluetooth Remote” to start downloading
Bluetooth app.
4. Tap an icon for installation.
5. Tap an icon for downloading.
(Apple iOS)
(Android OS)
2. Tap an icon for installation.
,,Note
yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device is
connected to the Internet.
yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device is
equipped with “Apple App Store” or “Google
Android Market (Google Play Store)”.
yy If you want to get more information, refer to
explanation of BT app in “Apple App Store”
or “Google Android Market (Google Play
Store)”.
3. Tap an icon for downloading.
,,Note
yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device is
connected to the Internet.
yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device has a
scanning software application. If you don’t
have one, download one from “Apple App
Store” or “Google Android Market (Google
Play Store)”.
Operating
Activate Bluetooth with “LG
Bluetooth Remote” App
“LG Bluetooth Remote” app helps to connect your
bluetooth device to this unit.
,,Note
In case of iOS device ;
After performing the pairing operation,
activate Bluetooth with LG Bluetooth Remote
App.
2. Tap [Setting] and select the unit you want.
3. If you want to get more information to operate,
tap [Setting] and [Help].
,,Note
yy BT app will be available in the software
version as follow;
-- iOS O/S : Ver 4.3 (or later)
-- Android O/S : Ver 2.3.3 (or later)
yy If you place your iPod touch/iPhone/iPad
into the dock of this unit while your iPod
touch/iPhone/iPad is connected to this
unit by Bluetooth connection, and you
switch this unit to iPod mode, the Bluetooth
connection is deactivated.
yy If you place your Android device into the
dock of this unit while your Android device
is connected to this unit by Bluetooth
connection, and you switch this unit to
ANDROID mode, the Bluetooth connection
is deactivated.
yy This unit does not support the multi-pairing.
If this unit is already connected with other
Bluetooth device, disconnect that device
and then try again.
yy If you use “LG Bluetooth Remote” app for
operation, there would be some differences
between “LG Bluetooth Remote” app and
the supplied remote control. Use the
supplied remote control as necessary.
yy Depending on the Bluetooth device, “LG
Bluetooth Remote” app may not work.
yy “LG Bluetooth Remote” app for Apple iOS is
slightly different from that of Android OS.
yy The connection you’ve made may be
disconnected if you select other application
or change the setting of the connected
device via “LG Bluetooth Remote” app. In
such a case, please check the connection
status.
yy To prevent a malfunction, you are
recommended to connect only one device
to this unit.
yy Don’t connect your smart device by using
a cable to USB port. Or else the Bluetooth
connection will be disconnected.
yy After connection of BT app, music may be
output from your device. In this case, try
connecting procedure again.
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Operating
1.Tap “LG Bluetooth Remote” app icon on the
home screen to open “LG Bluetooth Remote”
app, and go to the main menu.
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Operating
Other Operations
LG Tag On
LG Tag On allows you to install and open “LG
Bluetooth Remote” app to NFC-enabled phone.
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1. Activates the NFC feature of your NFC-enabled
phone.
2. Turn on the unit.
Operating
3. Tag the back of your NFC-enabled phone over
the unit.
LG Sound Sync
You can control some functions of this unit by
your TV’s remote control with LG Sound Sync. It is
compatible with the LG TV that is supported LG
Sound Sync. Make sure of the LG Sound Sync logo
on your TV.
Controllable function by LG TV’s remote control :
Volume up/down, mute
Refer to the TV’s instruction manual for the details
of LG Sound Sync.
,,Note
yy You can also use the remote control of
this unit while using LG Sound Sync. If you
use TV’s remote control again, the unit
synchronizes with the TV.
yy When the connections failed, make sure of
the condition of the TV and power of it.
yy Make sure of the condition of this unit and
the connection in the cases below when
using LG Sound Sync.
-- If “LG Bluetooth Remote” app is not installed on
your NFC-enabled phone, the linked screen with
“LG Bluetooth Remote“ app is displayed.
-- If “LG Bluetooth Remote” app is installed on your
NFC-enabled phone, “LG Bluetooth Remote” app
is activated.
,,Note
yy You must activate the NFC feature of your
NFC-enabled phone.
yy If your NFC-enabled phone’s screen is
locked, it will not read the NFC.
yy If your smart phone case is plated with
chrome, NFC is unavailable. Depending on
your case’s material or thickness, NFC may
not be read well.
-- Turned off the unit.
-- Changing the function to the others.
-- Disconnecting the wireless connection
caused by interference or a distance.
With wireless connection
1. Turn on the unit.
2.Press SOUND SYNC on the rear of the unit to
select the
(LG Sound Sync) function.
3. Set up LG Sound Sync (Wireless) on the TV. Refer
to the TV’s instruction manual.
If your unit and LG TV are connected normally,
icon will stop blinking and stay in amber color.
Operating
,,Note
yy The device with Bluetooth® wireless
technology will be disconnected, if LG
Sound Sync function is selected. Bluetooth
remote app you’ve already connected is
disconnected either.
Adjusting the brightness of
the lighting
You can adjust the brightness of the lighting.
Press LIGHTING repeatedly. Then the brightness of
the lighting will be changed.
MAX -> MIDDLE -> OFF -> MAX -> ...
yy In LG Sound Sync function, the volume step
of this unit will be changed to the volume
step of LG TV.
Auto Power Down
You can listen to music by setting BASS (BASS
BLAST) sound effect. Press BASS EQ repeatedly.
Then you can reinforce BASS (BASS BLAST) sound
effect.
LED (
) ON : BASS (BASS BLAST)
LED (
) OFF : BYPASS
Turning Off the Sound
Temporarily
Press @to mute the sound. You can mute
the sound in order, for example, to answer
the telephone. To cancel mute function, press
@ again or adjust volume level by pressing
+/-(Volume).
This unit will power itself down to save electronic
consumption in case main unit is not connected to
external device and is not used for 25 minutes.
Also this unit will power down if no input is
connected using the analogue input after six hours.
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Operating
yy In LG Sound Sync function, you can search
and connect this unit through LG TV only.
Setting BASS (BASS BLAST)
sound effect
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3Troubleshooting
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Troubleshooting
Problem
No Power.
Cause & Correction
yy Plug in the power cord.
yy Check the condition by operating other electronic devices.
yy Press PFUNCTION or F and check the selected function.
No sound.
yy Adjust the volume of your portable device.
yy Check that the sound of the unit is muted.
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Troubleshooting
iPod/iPhone/iPad does
not work.
yy Connect iPod/iPhone/iPad to the unit correctly.
Audio is not output
from your docked
Android device.
yy Make sure that you are using Android system of version 4.1 or later.
yy Connect Android device to the unit correctly.
yy The remote control is not pointed at the remote sensor of the unit.
The remote control
does not work properly.
yy The remote control is too far from the unit.
yy There is an obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit.
yy The battery in the remote control is exhausted.
yy Switch Bluetooth off and on again on your Bluetooth device, then try pairing
again.
yy Be sure your Bluetooth device is on.
yy Remove the obstacle in the path of the Bluetooth device and the unit.
Bluetooth pairing does
not work well.
yy Depending on the type of the Bluetooth device or surrounding
environment, your device may not be paired with the unit.
yy When your Bluetooth device have been already connected with other unit,
disconnect the Bluetooth connection first. Then you can control your unit
through BT app.
yy Depending on the Bluetooth device, BT app may work restrictively not work.
yy The connection you’ve made may be disconnected if you select other
application or change the setting of the connected device via BT app. In
such case, please check the connection status.
4Appendix
Appendix
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About LED condition
Function
iPod
Condition
LED
Description
iPod Connected
No iPod
Blinks Slowly
Android Connected
Android
USB
Bluetooth
Android Loading
Blinks Quickly
No Android
Blinks Slowly
USB
No USB
Blinks Slowly
Bluetooth Paired
Portable
Portable In
LG Sound
Sync
LG Sound Sync Connected
BASS
BASS (BASS BLAST)
(BASS BLAST)
BYPASS
LG Sound Sync Ready
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Blinks Slowly
Blinks Slowly
Appendix
Bluetooth Ready
22 Appendix
Trademarks and
Licenses
Handling the Unit
When Shipping the Unit
Please save the original shipping carton and
packing materials. If you need to ship the unit, for
maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was
originally packed at the factory.
“Made for iPod,” “Made for iPhone,” and “Made for
iPad” mean that an electronic accessory has been
designed to connect specifically to iPod, iPhone,
or iPad, 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, iPhone, or
iPad may affect wireless performance.
Keeping the Exterior Surfaces Clean
Do not use volatile liquids such as insecticide spray
near the unit.
Wiping with strong pressure may damage the
surface.
Do not leave rubber or plastic products in contact
with the unit for a long period of time.
Cleaning the Unit
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Appendix
Bluetooth® wireless technology is a system which
allows radio contact between electronic devices
within a max. range of 10 meters.
Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth®
wireless technology does not incur any charges.
A mobile phone with Bluetooth® wireless
technology can be operated via the Cascade if
the connection was made via Bluetooth® wireless
technology.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned
by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such
marks by LG Electronics is under license.
Other trademarks and trade names are those of
their respective owners.
To clean the player, use a soft, dry cloth. If the
surfaces are extremely dirty, use a soft cloth lightly
moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not
use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or
thinner, as these might damage the surface of the
unit.
Appendix 23
Specifications
General
AC adapter requirements
DC 18 V 0 2.67 A, 100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption
48 W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
(450 x 200 x 227) mm
Net Weight (Approx.)
5.8 kg
Operating temperature
5 °C to 35 °C (41 °F to 95 °F)
Operating humidity
5 % to 90 %
Bus Power Supply
USB/iPod/iPhone/iPad : 5 V 0 2.1 A
Micro USB : 5 V 0 1.0 A
Inputs
PORT. IN
0.5 Vrms (3.5 mm stereo jack)
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Amplifier
40 W X 2 ch (4 Ω at 1 kHz)
T.H.D
15 %
Speakers
Type
built-in
Impedance
4Ω
Rated Input Power
40 W
Max Input Power
80 W
yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Appendix
Output Power
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