Table of Contents List of Button Locations and Timer Reference Pages Falling asleep to music — Sleep Timer ........20 Main unit ..........4 Waking up to music Remote control ........5 — Daily Timer ........20 Getting Started Other Features Hooking up the system ......
List of Button Locations and Reference Pages Illustration number How to use this page PLAY MODE ed (10, 11) Use this page to find the location of buttons and other parts of the system that are mentioned in the text. Name of button/part Reference page Main unit...
BUTTON DESCRIPTIONS @/1 1 S – X c/CLOCK SET qs SLEEP 0 (20) h/H qj ej SPECTRUM ANALYZER 4 (21) x qj ej SUPER WOOFER el (17) .m /M> qj ej SUPER WOOFER MODE el (17) X qk TIMER SELECT qa (17, 21) z REC qk TUNER/BAND 9 (12, 13, 15) HX ws...
Getting Started Hooking up the system Do the following procedure 1 to 4 to hook up your system using the supplied cords and accessories. AM loop antenna FM antenna Center speaker Right front speaker Left front speaker Right rear Left rear speaker speaker 1 Connect the speakers.
4 Connect the power cord to a wall outlet. 3 Connecting the rear speakers Connect the speaker cords to the The demonstration appears in the display. When you press ?/1, the system turns on SURROUND SPEAKER REAR jacks as below. and the demonstration automatically ends.
Positioning the center and Inserting two size AA (R6) rear speakers batteries into the remote Place the front speakers at an angle of 45 degrees from your listening position. Center speaker Front Front speaker speaker Rear Rear speaker speaker When the remote no longer operates the system, replace both batteries with new ones.
Adjusting the speaker volume Setting the clock of each speaker (Test Tone) To enjoy Dolby Pro Logic Surround sound, Turn on the system. adjust the volume of each speaker using the test Press c/CLOCK SET. tone that the system provides. Press R/r repeatedly to set the hour.
Press PLAY MODE repeatedly in stop mode until the mode you want appears. Loading the CD Select To play ALL DISCS All CDs in the disc tray Press PUSH OPEN. continuously. The front cover opens. 1 DISC The CD you selected in the original order.
Do this Programming the CD Press DISC 1 to 5 or HX Switch to CD function tracks (or CD N on the remote) from another source (Automatic Source –– Program Play Selection). Play repeatedly Press REPEAT during You can make a program of up to 25 tracks (Repeat Play) playback until “REPEAT”...
Tuner Press TUNER ENTER. Presetting radio stations “COMPLETE” appears. Repeat steps 1 to 6 to store other stations. You can preset up to 20 FM stations and 10 AM stations. You can then tune in any of those Setting presets through stations simply by selecting the corresponding preset number.
To change the AM tuning interval Listening to the radio (Except for the Middle Eastern model) You can listen to a radio station either by The AM tuning interval is factory-set to 9 kHz selecting a preset station, or by manually tuning (10 kHz in some areas).
Tape The deck stops automatically after repeating the Loading a tape sequence five times. Press A EJECT Z or Z B EJECT. Searching for the beginning of a track (AMS) Insert a tape in deck A or B. During playback, press .m or M> (or press .
Recording to a tape –– CD Synchro Recording/High Speed Dubbing/Recording Manually/ Program Edit You can record from a CD, tape (or connected components) or radio. You can use TYPE I (normal) tape. The recording level is adjusted automatically. Recording from a CD Recording from a tape Steps Recording Manually...
Recording to a tape (continued) Timer-recording radio programs Recording a CD by specifying track order To timer-record, you must preset the radio station (see “Presetting radio stations” on page — Program Edit 12) and set the clock (see “Setting the clock” on page 9) beforehand.
Sound Adjustment Turn off the power. Adjusting the sound When the recording starts, the volume level is set to the minimum. Do this To reinforce lower bass sound Press TIMER SELECT. Press Check the setting (SUPER WOOFER) R/r to select “REC SELECT”. Press SUPER WOOFER.
Selecting the audio Selecting the surround emphasis effect effect Selecting the preset effect from the Press DSP until the desired DSP music menu mode appears in the display. Press a direct equalizer button you want. Each time you press this button, the menu changes as follows: The preset effect name appears.
Making a personal audio Enjoying Dolby Pro Logic emphasis file Surround sound –– Personal File You can enjoy the Dolby Pro Logic Surround sound of Dolby Surround-encoded You can create a personal file of audio patterns ) videos and TV programs. (surround effect and graphic equalizer) and Complete the setup and speaker adjustments store them in the system’s memory.
Timer Waking up to music Falling asleep to music — Daily Timer — Sleep Timer You can wake up to music at a preset time You can have the system turn off at a preset every day. Make sure you have set the clock time, so you can fall asleep to music.
Other Features Press R/r repeatedly until the music source you want appears. Changing the spectrum The indication changes as follows: analyzer display t TUNER y CD PLAY T t TAPE PLAY T Press SPECTRUM ANALYZER. Press ENTER. Each time you press the button, the display The start time, stop time, and the music changes cyclically as follows: source appear, then the original display...
Singing along: Karaoke (continued) Tips • If acoustic feedback (howling) occurs, move the microphone away from the speakers or change the direction of the microphone. After you have finished • If you want to record your voice through the Turn MIC LEVEL to MIN and disconnect the microphone only, you can do so by selecting the microphone from MIX MIC, then press MIX CD function and not playing a CD.
Playing a guitar Enhancing video game sound You can enjoy playing the guitar by connecting an electric guitar to the GUITAR jack on the –– Game Sync front panel. When you select “MIX GUITAR/KARAOKE” You can enjoy the sound effect of video games. by pressing MIX GUITAR/KARAOKE, you can play along with any stereo CD or tape.
Display Using the CD display Turning off the display You can check the remaining time of the — Power Saving Mode current track or that of the CD. When a CD TEXT disc is loaded, you can The demonstration display (display window check the information stored on the disc, such and buttons lighting and flashing even when as the titles or artist names.
Optional Components Hooking up optional components To enhance your system, you can connect optional components. Refer to the operating instructions provided with each component. Optional sub Optional analog Optional analog Optional TV Optional woofer component component turntable From the To the From the outputs To the inputs To the...
L GAME INPUT AUDIO L/R jacks You can control a Sony TV using the remote as Use audio cords (not supplied) to connect an below: optional component (such as a video game or camcorder, etc.) to these jacks.
Listening to a video game or Listening to audio from a camcorder, etc. connected component Connect the audio cords. See “Hooking up optional components” on Listening to an MD deck or page 25. VCR, etc. Press FUNCTION repeatedly until “GAME” appears or press GAME in the Connect the audio cords.
Should any problem persist, consult your Connect the audio cords. nearest Sony dealer. See “Hooking up optional components” on page 25. General Start recording manually. “--:--” appears in the display.
There is no sound. DAILY and REC do not appear when you press the c/CLOCK SET button. • Turn VOLUME clockwise. • Set the timer correctly. • The headphones are connected. • Set the clock. • Insert only the stripped portion of the speaker cord into the SPEAKER jack.
Problems and remedies (continued) Tuner Severe hum or noise (“TUNED” or “STEREO” CD Player flashes in the display). • Adjust the antenna. The CD tray does not close. • The signal strength is too weak. Connect the • The CD is not placed properly. external antenna.
On safety If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. • The unit is not disconnected from the AC power source (mains) as long as it is connected to the wall Notes on CDs outlet, even if the unit itself has been turned off.
Precautions (continued) Cleaning the tape heads Clean the tape heads after every 10 hours of use. Make sure to clean the tape heads before you start an To save a tape permanently important recording or after playing an old tape. Use separately sold dry-type or wet-type cleaning cassette.
Inputs Specifications GUITAR: (phone jack) sensitivity 75 mV, impedance 470 kilohms PHONO IN: Amplifier section (phono jacks) sensitivity 3 mV, impedance 47 kilohms Front Speaker: MIX MIC: The following measured at AC 120/220/240 V, 50 Hz (phone jack) sensitivity 1 mV, DIN power output (Rated) impedance 10 kilohms 150 + 150 watts...
Recording system 4-track 2-channel stereo Speaker system Full-range, bass-reflex Frequency response 40 – 13,000 Hz (±3 dB), type using Sony TYPE I cassette Speaker units Wow and flutter ±0.15% W.Peak (IEC) Full range 10 cm dia., cone type 0.1% W.RMS (NAB)
General Power requirement Australian model: 230 – 240 V AC, 50/60 Other model: 120 V, 220 V or 230 – 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz Adjustable with voltage selector Power consumption 230 watts Approx. 355 × 425 × Dimensions (w/h/d) 451 mm Mass : Approx.