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Philips BM5B User Manual

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  Summary of Contents for Philips BM5B

  • Page 1: User Manual

    Always there to help you Register your product and get support at BM5B Question? Contact Philips User manual...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Important Safety 2 Your multiroom speaker Introduction What's in the box Overview of the main unit 3 Prepare Connect power and turn on 4 Play Play in single mode Play in group mode Control play 5 Other features Listen to an external device Update firmware Reset group status...
  • Page 4: Important

    1 Important Safety • Make sure that there is enough free space around the product for ventilation. • Only use attachments or accessories specified by the manufacturer. • Use only power supplies listed in the user manual. • The product shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing.
  • Page 5: Your Multiroom Speaker

    2 Your multiroom speaker Congratulations on your purchase, and welcome to Philips! To fully benefit from the support that Philips offers, register your product at Introduction With the Philips izzylink speaker, you can: • listen to music from your Bluetooth- enabled devices;...
  • Page 6: Overview Of The Main Unit

    Overview of the main unit abc d e f g h ij k e Volume indicator • Lights up after power-on. • Turn the speaker on or off. • Dims in standby mode. b GROUP button/indicator • Flashes when the speaker is muted. •...
  • Page 7 • Start, pause, or resume play. h AUDIO IN • Audio input socket (3.5mm) for an external audio device. i SOFTWARE UPGRADE • USB socket for speaker software upgrade only. j GROUP RESET • Press with a sharp object to restore factory defaults.
  • Page 8: Prepare

    Always follow the instructions in » The volume indicator lights up. this chapter in sequence. » The signal strength indicators flash If you contact Philips, you will be asked for several seconds until the speaker for the model and serial number of boots up.
  • Page 9: Switch To Standby Mode

    Switch to standby mode • In single mode, press . » The volume indicator dims. » All the other indicators turn off. • In group mode, press on any speaker in the group. » The volume indicator on each speaker in the group dims.
  • Page 10: Play

    Bluetooth device is approximately 10 meters (30 feet). Bluetooth and search for Bluetooth devices (refer to the user manual of the device). When [Philips BM5 XXX] is displayed on your device, select it to start pairing and connection. If necessary, enter the default password “0000”.
  • Page 11: Play In Group Mode

    Play from the connected Bluetooth- indicator Description Flashing blue Connecting or waiting enabled device for connection Solid blue Connected Note • Music play pauses when there is an incoming call or video recording is in progress on the connected mobile phone.
  • Page 12 • A slave speaker that is disconnected Create a group from its master (with the GROUP indicator flashing) Connect a Bluetooth-enabled device to the master and play to the whole group Note • Music play pauses when there is an incoming call or video recording is in progress on the connected mobile phone.
  • Page 13: Control Play

    Press on a slave speaker. B Press GROUP on a slave to switch to » The indicator on the speaker flashes single mode. blue, while that on the previous master » The GROUP indicator on the speaker speaker turns off. turns off, and the indicator flashes »...
  • Page 14: Other Features

    Note • Make sure that the USB stick is FAT16/32 formatted. On your PC/Mac, go to support. Enter the model number to find the latest firmware upgrade file available. Connect an audio cable with a 3.5 mm...
  • Page 15: Reset Group Status

    Do not remove the USB stick, and wait for around 3 to 4 minutes for completion of the firmware upgrade. » At completion of firmware upgrade, all indicators on the speaker flash at the same time. XXXX Reset group status XXXX.
  • Page 16: Product Information

    6 Product General information information AC power Input: 100 - 240 V~ 50/60 PHILIPS Hz 0.3 A Switching power supply Output: 5 model: Y10DE-050-2000 Note (KINGS) • Product information is subject to change without prior Operation Power 10 W notice.
  • Page 17: Troubleshooting

    If the problem remains unsolved, go to the Philips Web page (www. Bluetooth cannot be connected with this When you contact Philips, speaker.
  • Page 18: Understand Meanings Of Led Status

    8 Understand Two indicators The signal strength of lighting up group connection is good. meanings of Only one indicator The signal strength lighting up of group connection LED status is poor. Move slave speakers closer to the master speaker. No indicator The speaker is powered lighting up off or working in single...
  • Page 19 Meaning Bluetooth indicator status The speaker is powered off. The speaker acts as a slave in group mode. The speaker is grouping with its master/slave. Flashing The speaker is in pairing mode. blue Solid blue The speaker is connected to a Bluetooth-enabled device.
  • Page 20: Notice

    Open Source Team, Gibson electronic products. Follow local rules and Innovations Limited, 5/F Philips Electronics never dispose of the product with normal Building, 5 Science Park East Avenue, Hong household waste. Correct disposal of old Kong Science Park, Shatin, N.T.
  • Page 22 Gibson Innovations Ltd., and Gibson Innovations Ltd. is the warrantor in relation to this product. Philips and the Philips Shield Emblem are registered trademarks of Koninklijke Philips N.V. and are used under license from Koninklijke Philips N.V. BM5B_12_UM_V1.0...

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