Introduction Thank you for purchasing the iHome iDM8. This product is designed to provide high quality wireless sound for your iPad, iPhone, iPod, computer, PDA or other Bluetooth audio device. Along with the included Quick Bluetooth Connection Guide this instruction booklet explains the basic operation and care of the unit.
FCC ID: EMOIDM8 FCC Radiation Exposure Statement IC: 986B-IDM8 This equipment complies with FCC RF radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment. This transmitter must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.
Table of Contents Meet Your iDM8 ......................1-2 Charging the Unit......................3 Using Bluetooth:Pairing Your Device ..................4 Playing Audio Via Bluetooth....................5 Playing Audio Via Aux.......................6 Internal Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery................7 Consumer Product Safety Guide ..................8-9 Troubleshooting ......................10 Warranty........................11...
Meet Your iDM8 Left Side Right Side Power/Charging/Pairing Indicator Light Power Volume Up Volume Down Play/Pause/Pairing Button Button Button Button Back Bottom Micro USB Charging Port Lock/Aux/Bluetooth Switch...
Included • iDM8 system • Micro USB to USB/3.5 mm audio cable Travel Lock (bottom of unit) The unit includes a travel lock position (left) to save battery life and prevent inadvertent button activation when in transit. When in the travel lock position, all functions are disabled.
Using the Charging the Unit 1. Connect the micro USB plug to the micro USB charging port on the back of the unit. 2. Connect the standard USB plug end of the cable to a power USB port on a computer or other USB charging device.
Using the Playing Audio Via Bluetooth 1. Move the Lock/Aux/Bluetooth Switch to the Bluetooth position (right) to listen to audio streamed wirelessly from your paired iPad, iPhone, iPod or other Bluetooth device. 2. Press and hold the Power Button for 2 seconds to turn on the unit. The amber light will flash as the unit searches for a previously paired device, and then turn green when a previously paired device is detected.
Using the Playing Audio via Aux 1. Move the Lock/Aux/Bluetooth Switch to the Aux position (center) to listen to audio via aux 2. Connect the micro USB plug to the micro USB charging port on the back of the unit and connect the 3.5 mm audio plug to the headphone or line-out jack on your audio device.
Internal Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery This device uses an internal rechargeable lithium-ion battery that should last the lifetime of the device. If you suspect your battery may be dead, try charging it several times. If the battery does not recharge, please contact us for repair information. WARNING/DISPOSAL OF UNIT Please do NOT attempt to change the battery yourself.
Consumer Product Safety Guide IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS When used in the directed manner, this unit has been designed and manufactured to ensure your personal safety. However, improper use can result in potential electrical shock or fire hazards. Please read all safety and operating instructions carefully before installation and use, and keep these instructions handy for future reference.
8. Attachments – Do not use attachments not recommended by the product manufacturer. 9. Lightning and Power Surge Protection – Unplug the unit from the wall socket and disconnect the antenna or cable system during a lightning storm or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time.
Unit doesn’t respond (no power) Make sure unit is completely charged. Check that all connections are correct and properly plugged in. Make sure your device is properly paired with the iDM8. Make sure the Lock/Aux/Bluetooth switch is not in the Lock (left) position (Lock disables all functions).
Limited 90 Day Warranty iHome Products, a division of SDI Technologies Inc. (hereafter referred to as SDI Technologies), warrants this product to be free from defects in workmanship and materials, under normal use and conditions, for a period of 90 days from the date of original purchase.