LG | PH3G | LG PH3G Owner’s Manual

OWNER’S MANUAL
Portable
Bluetooth
Speaker
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
MODELS
PH3
*MFL69669601*
PH3G
PH3O
www.lg.com
Copyright © 2017 LG Electronics. All Rights Reserved
Getting Started
Safety Information
CAUTION
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.
CAUTION: The apparatus should not be exposed to
water (dripping or splashing) and no objects filled
with liquids, such as vases, should be placed on the
apparatus.
WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a
confined space such as a book case or similar unit.
CAUTION: Do not use high voltage products around
this product. (ex. Electrical swatter) This product may
malfunction due to electrical shock.
CAUTION: No naked flame sources, such as lighted
candles, should be placed on the apparatus.
CAUTION: Do not block any ventilation openings.
Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s
instructions.
Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided
for ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of
the product and to protect it from over heating.
The openings shall be never be blocked by placing
the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar
surface. This product shall not be placed in a builtin installation such as a bookcase or rack unless
proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer’s
instruction has been adhered to.
CAUTION concerning the Power Cord
Most appliances recommend they be placed upon a
dedicated circuit;
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
appliance, and have the cord replaced with an exact
replacement part by an authorized service centre.
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. The Power Plug is the disconnecting
device. In case of an emergency, the Power Plug must
remain readily accessible.
NOTICE: For safety marking information including
product identification and supply ratings, please refer
to the main label on the bottom or the other surface
of the product.
1
Getting Started
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
3
4
Getting Started
CAUTION when using this product in environments
of low humidity
1
yy It may cause static electricity in environments of
low humidity.
Getting Started
yy It is recommended to use this product after
touching any metal object which conducts
electricity.
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.
Symbols
~
0
Refers to alternating current (AC).
Refers to direct current (DC).
Refers to class II equipment.
1
Refers to stand-by.
!
Refers to “ON” (power).
Refers to dangerous voltage.
Table of Contents
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Table of Contents
1
Getting Started
3
Safety Information
6
Main Features
6Introduction
6Accessories
7
Main Unit
8
Charging the Unit
8
– Connecting the AC adapter
8
– Checking Battery status
8
– Checking the charging status
3Troubleshooting
1
15Troubleshooting
4Appendix
2
16 Trademarks and Licenses
16 Handling the Unit
17Specifications
3
2Operating
9
9
9
9
10
11
12
12
13
Basic Operations
– Using power button
– Bluetooth Connection
– Simple Operation Guide
– Bluetooth LED (White) status
Mood LED light
Listening to Music from Your External Device
Using BLUETOOTH® technology
– Listening to music stored on the
BLUETOOTH devices
14 Multipoint Connection
14 Other Operation
14 – Resetting
14 – Notice for Auto Power Off
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6
Getting Started
Main Features
1
Portable In
Accessories
Please check and identify the supplied accessories.
Getting Started
Listens to music from your portable device.
Mood LED light
You can control the changing mood LED light.
Introduction
Symbol used in this manual
,,Note
Indicates special notes and operating features.
>>Caution
Indicates cautions for preventing possible damages
from abuse.
USB cable (1)
Simple Manual (1)
Getting Started
7
Main Unit
1
d
e
f
g
h
PORT.IN
i
b c
j
PORT.IN
k
a
Turns On / Off : Press and hold it.
go : Turn up the volume.
hp : Turn down the volume.
b
Changes mood LED light mode.
iBattery LED
cRESET hole
dBluetooth LED.
ej
- Adds a Bluetooth device for multi pairing.
(Press and hold j)
- Changes to Bluetooth mode in portable mode.
(Press j)
*W
hen you connect the portable cable, the
function is changed to portable in mode
automatically.
f T
Starts or pauses playback on the Bluetooth
mode.
Mutes the sound on the portable.
j
Portable In connector
Listens to music from your portable device.
k
USB port for charging
Getting Started
a
8
Getting Started
Charging the Unit
1
Connecting the AC adapter
Checking Battery status
When AC Adapter is connected, battery charging is
started. You can check the charging status by battery
indicator.
Getting Started
This device uses built-in battery. Before using it,
charge the battery by connecting the AC Adapter.
1. Connect the supplied USB cable to the AC
adapter.
2. Connect the USB cable to USB port of of the unit.
PORT.IN
3. Plug the AC adapter into an AC outlet.
LED
Description
White
Battery is fully charged.
Red
Battery is charging.
PORT.IN
PORT.IN
,,Note
(Not supplied)
If the battery is fully charged in charging mode,
indicator is changed from red to white.
>>Caution
AC adapter is not supplied.
It is recommended that you use the 5 V AC
adapter approved by LG Electronics Inc. (more
than 1.8 A) with this unit because of danger of
explosion. If you do not use the recommended
adapter, charging is unavailable or charging time
may differ.
yy Operating time is approx. 10 hours. (Based
on fully charged the battery and continuous
playback using 50 % volume level.)
It may vary depending on the battery status
and operational conditions.
yy If you listen to the music while charging,
it will take longer to charge.
Checking the charging status
If the power turned on, you can check the charging
status by pressing 1/! button.
LED
Description
White
Battery LED blinks
once.
Amber
Battery LED blinks
once.
Amber
Automatically
battery LED blinks
and mood light (red)
blinks twice with
the sound.
Status
60 %
15 %
15 %
60
15 %
15 %
60 %
15 %
15 %
Operating
Basic Operations
9
Bluetooth Connection
Using power button
LG PH3 (XX)
PORT.IN
PORT.IN
Power On / Off
Press and hold the
1 second.
button for more than
Simple Operation Guide
Function
How to
Status
Power On
Press and hold the
button.
Bluetooth LED blinks with the sound.
Power Off
Press and hold the
button.
Bluetooth LED turns off with the
sound.
Bluetooth pairing
When Bluetooth LED blinks with the
sound, select LG PH3 (XX) from device
list on your smart device.
Play / Pause
Press T.
-
Forward skip
Press T twice.
-
Backward skip
Press T three times.
-
Volume control
Press p or o.
When this unit reaches minimum
volume or maximum volume, you can
hear beep sound.
Multi pairing
Press and hold j for 2 seconds to add
another Bluetooth device.
During the search for another device,
the Bluetooth LED blinks. After pairing,
Bluetooth LED stays in white with the
sound.
Bluetooth Initialization
Press and hold j for 10 seconds.
Bluetooth and charging LED blinks
with the sound.
Bluetooth LED turns on with the
sound.
Operating
Play the desired music on the Bluetooth device. After
pairing, you can control playback using the buttons
on the front of the unit.
2
10 Operating
Bluetooth LED (White) status
PORT.IN
2
Operating
LED
Status
Description
Bluetooth LED
blinks with the
sound.
Searching for
Bluetooth device.
Bluetooth LED
turns on with the
sound.
Bluetooth device
is connected.
,,Note
Once pairing is performed, it does not need to
be done again even if you turn off this unit.
Operating 11
Mood LED light
You can turn on mood LED light on this speaker.
When you press button, the LED color modes will be changed in the order as below.
2
Operating
PORT.IN
LED Color Modes
How to
Status
Candle mode
Turns on mood LED light color. (Amber)
Color mode 1
Turns on mood LED light color. (Blue)
Color mode 2
Color mode 3
Press
button.
Healing mode
,,Note
When power is on, mood LED light function is available.
Turns on mood LED light color. (Pink)
Turns on mood LED light color. (White)
Changes automatically mood LED light colors.
(Yellow GreenàGreenàBlueà
PurpleàWhiteàYellow Green...)
12 Operating
Listening to Music from
Your External Device
Using BLUETOOTH®
technology
The unit can be used to listen to the music from
many types of external device.
About BLUETOOTH
Bluetooth is wireless communication technology for
short range connection.
(Not supplied)
2
Operating
PORT.IN
PORT.IN
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.
yy Available Devices : Mobile phone, MP3, PDA etc.
yy Version : 4.0
1. Connect the external device to the Portable In
connector of the unit.
2. Turn the power on by pressing and holding
button.
3. Turn the external device on and start playing.
,,Note
When you connect the portable cable, the
function is changed to portable in mode
automatically.
yy Codec : SBC
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)
Operating 13
Listening to music stored on the
BLUETOOTH devices
Pairing your unit and BLUETOOTH
device
1. Turn on the unit then Bluetooth LED blinks with
the sound.
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 PH3 (xx)”.
3. Select “LG PH3 (xx)”.
,,Note
yy XX means the last two digits of
Bluetooth address. For example, if your
unit has a Bluetooth address such as
9C:02:98:4A:F7:08, you will see “LG PH3
(08)” on your Bluetooth device.
yy Depending on the Bluetooth device type,
some device have a different pairing way.
Enter the PIN code (0000) as needed.
4. When this unit is successfully connected with
your Bluetooth device, Bluetooth LED will turn
on with the sound.
-- There is an obstacle between the unit and
the Bluetooth device.
-- There is a device using same frequency
with Bluetooth technology such as a
medical equipment, a microwave or a
wireless LAN device.
yy You should connect your Bluetooth device to
this unit again when you restart it.
yy The sound may be interrupted when the
connection interfered by the other electronic
wave.
yy You may not control the Bluetooth device
with this unit.
yy Depending on the type of the device, you may
not be able to use the Bluetooth function.
yy You can enjoy Bluetooth function using
Smart phone, MP3 player, etc..
yy The more distance between the unit and the
Bluetooth device, the lower the sound quality
becomes.
yy Bluetooth connection will be disconnected
when the unit is turned off or the Bluetooth
device gets too far from the unit.
yy When Bluetooth connection is disconnected,
connect the Bluetooth device to the unit
again.
5. Listen to music.
To play a music stored on your Bluetooth device,
refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide.
yy When you connect Bluetooth device (iOS
device etc.) to this unit or operate the device,
the volume level can be synchronized with
each other.
Controls connected Bluetooth device
yy When the unit is not connected, Bluetooth
LED will blink.
You can control connected Bluetooth device from the
unit; play, pause, skip.
,,Note
yy Only Android OS and iOS is available to use
this function.
yy This function may not be supported
depending on the Bluetooth device, or
operated differently.
yy Bluetooth connection using the TV, PC or
dongle are not supported.
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Operating
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.
,,Note
yy When using Bluetooth technology, you have
to make a connection between the unit and
the Bluetooth device as close as possible and
keep the distance.
However you may experience issues in the
cases below :
14 Operating
Multipoint Connection
Other Operation
The unit can be connected to two Bluetooth devices
at the same time.
Resetting
Pairing with Two Devices
1. Connect the unit to a Bluetooth device.
2
Operating
2. When the Bluetooth device and unit are
connected, press and hold j button for 2
seconds.
Then, Bluetooth LED blinks with the sound. Unit
is changed to multi pairing mode.
3. Connect the unit to two Bluetooth devices. Select
"LG PH3 (XX)" from device list on two Bluetooth
device.
4. When connection of two Bluetooth devices is
successful, Bluetooth LED will turn on.
,,Note
yy You can connect this unit with up to 2
Bluetooth devices simultaneously same
method as above description.
yy When you change to multi pairing mode,
connect the unit to two Bluetooth devices
within a few minutes. Otherwise multi pairing
mode will be canceled.
yy The multi pairing connection is only supported
on Android or iOS devices. (Multi pairing
connection may not be supported depending
on the connected device specifications.)
yy Removable/detachable Bluetooth device (Ex :
Dongle etc..) doesn't support multi pairing.
yy Even If this unit is connected to 2 Bluetooth
devices, you can play and control music by
using only one of the connected devices.
yy After multi-pairing connection, it takes a little
time for the music to be played depending on
the Bluetooth devices.
yy In case of multi-pairing reconnection, only one
Bluetooth device will be reconnected to the
unit automatically. The other device should be
connected manually.
yy If you get out of Bluetooth effective distance
without disconnecting Bluetooth, it takes
a few minutes to connect other Bluetooth
devices.But after power off and on, you can
connect other Bluetooth devices without
waiting.
In case that the unit freezes due to malfunction,
press the RESET hole using an object like a thin pin.
Then the unit is turned off completely.
Notice for Auto Power Off
When the unit is in Bluetooth mode without music
playback for 20 minutes or in portable input mode
without button operation for 6 hours, this unit is
turned off automatically.
,,Note
When mood LED light is on, the unit is not
turned off automatically.
Troubleshooting 15
Troubleshooting
Problem
Cause & Correction
No Power.
yy The battery is discharged. Recharge the battery.
yy Connect the unit to the power supply with the AC adapter.
yy The unit or your smart device’s volume is set to minimum. Check and adjust the
volume of the unit or Bluetooth device’s volume.
No sound or sound
distortion.
yy When you use an external device at high volume, the sound quality may be
deteriorated. Lower the volume of the devices.
yy If you use the unit for purposes other than listening to music, the sound quality
may be lowered or the unit may not work properly.
Bluetooth pairing does
not work well.
yy Be sure your Bluetooth device is on.
yy Remove the obstacle in the path of the Bluetooth device and the unit.
yy Depending on the type of the Bluetooth device or surrounding environment,
your device may not be paired with the unit.
The unit does not
operate normally.
Above solutions do not
work.
yy If the battery was fully discharged, the stored Bluetooth information can be
deleted. Previous setting may not be saved when the unit’s power is shut off.
yy In case of malfunction, please use the unit in proper place where the
temperature or humidity is not so high or low.
yy Press RESET hole with a pointed thing like mechanical pencil.
3
Troubleshooting
yy Switch Bluetooth off and on again on your Bluetooth device, then try pairing
again.
16 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.
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.
Keeping the exterior surfaces clean
yy Do not use volatile liquids such as insecticide spray
near the unit.
yy Wiping with strong pressure may damage the
surface.
yy Do not leave rubber or plastic products in contact
with the unit for a long period of time.
Cleaning the unit
4
Appendix
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 17
Specifications
General
Power requirements
5 V 0 1.8 A (AC adapter)
Built-in rechargeable battery
Power consumption
2.5 W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 90.5 mm X 123.5 mm X 91 mm
Net Weight
Approx. 0.38 kg
Operating temperature
5 °C to 35 °C
Operating humidity
5 % to 60 %
Inputs
PORT. IN
0.25 Vrms (3.5 mm stereo jack)
USB
Micro USB port for charging battery
Battery
4
1300 mAh
Operating time
Approx. 10 hours.
It may vary depending on the battery status and operational conditions.
Charging time
Less than 4 hours 30 min. (With AC Adapter)
The operating time can be varied depending on the conditions of the battery
or operation.
yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Appendix
Battery capacity
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