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Table of Contents Connecting Startup Guide (separate document) About these operating Activating wireless instructions ......4 transmission between Guide to parts and controls ..6 specific units (Secure Link) ........20 Listening Adjusting the volume of Listening to sound from the subwoofer ......
Guide to parts and controls For more information, refer to the pages indicated in parentheses. Bar Speaker Top and side panel , slot (power) touch key Blue LED indicator Turns on the system, or sets it to Shows the BLUETOOTH status as standby mode.
Rear panel HDMI OUT TV (ARC) jack ANALOG IN jack TV IN OPTICAL jack AC power cord (mains lead) Subwoofer Power indicator (power) • Lights off: Power is off. Turns on the subwoofer, or sets it •...
INPUT (page 9) About the standby mode (power) The subwoofer enters standby mode automatically and the power indicator Turns on the system, or sets it to turns red when the Bar Speaker is in standby mode. standby mode or wireless transmission ...
VOICE (page 11) * (play/pause) Listening Pauses or resumes playback. NIGHT (page 11) Listening to sound from / (previous/next/ rewind/fast forward) the connected devices Press to select the previous/next track or file. Press INPUT repeatedly. Hold down to search backward or When you press INPUT once, the current forward.
Information of USB device Listening to music from a on the TV screen USB device You can play music files on a connected USB device. For playable types of files, see “Playable types of files” (page 27). Playing time Connect the USB device to the (USB) port.
This function helps make dialogs “CLEARAUDIO+” clearer. You can enjoy the sound with Sony- recommended sound field. Sound field is Press VOICE repeatedly. automatically optimized according to playback content and function. • “UP OFF”: The Clear Voice function is turned off.
• Adjust the volume of Bar Speaker BLUETOOTH pairing. by pressing +/–. Turn on the BLUETOOTH function, • Adjust the volume of subwoofer and then select “HT-CT390” after by pressing SW +/–. searching for it on the BLUETOOTH Notes device.
– If your remote device is having an older OS version than Android 4.1.x, You can enable or disable codec AAC from download and start the “NFC Easy BLUETOOTH device (page 16). Connect” application. “NFC Easy Connect” is a free application for To disconnect the BLUETOOTH Android remote devices that can be device...
(SongPal) SongPal is a dedicated app for operating SongPal-compatible audio devices manufactured by Sony using a smartphone or tablet. Search for SongPal on Google Play or App Store and download it using your smartphone or tablet.
Settings and Adjustments Using the setup display You can set the following items with the menu. Your settings are retained even if you disconnect the AC power cord (mains lead). Press MENU to turn on the menu in the top panel display. Press BACK///ENTER repeatedly to select the item and press ENTER to select the setting you want.
Menu items Function “HDMI>” “CTRL” • “ON”: The Control for HDMI function is enabled. Devices (Control for HDMI) connected with an HDMI cable can control each other. • “OFF”: Off. “TVSTB” This function is available when you set “CTRL” to “ON”. (Standby Linked to •...
If you enable the Control for HDMI Other Functions (“BRAVIA” sync) function when using a TV manufactured by Sony, the Control for Using the Control for HDMI function of the system is also enabled automatically. When settings are HDMI function completed, “DONE”...
• Use an HDMI-authorized cable. on and the sound and picture are output from the TV even if device content is Use a Sony High Speed HDMI cable played. with the Cable Type Logo. • Depending on the TV, the beginning part •...
• Sound may be interrupted when the • Sony shall not be held responsible for accidents or damage caused by improper sampling frequency or the number of installation, insufficient wall strength, channels of audio output signals from improper screw installation or natural the playback equipment is switched.
When “LINK” appears in the top panel display, press ENTER. Additional Information Press / to select “ON”, then press ENTER. Precautions When “START” appears in the top On safety panel display, press ENTER. “*****” appears, and the Bar Speaker • Should any solid object or liquid fall into searches for a device that can be the system, unplug the system and have used with Link.
Should any problem persist, • If the system is being used in combination consult your nearest Sony dealer. with a TV, VCR, or tape deck, noise may result and picture quality may suffer. In such a case, place the system away from General the TV, VCR, or tape deck.
If sound is not output from the The system turns off when the TV is turned off. system even if the system and TV Check the setting of “HDMI>” – are connected by optical digital “TVSTB” (page 16). When “TVSTB” is cable or if the TV does not have an set to “ON”, the system turns off optical digital sound output jack,...
Make sure that the power indicator If the USB device is connected via a on the subwoofer is lit in green. If USB hub, disconnect it and connect not, refer to “No sound is heard the USB device directly to the Bar from the subwoofer.”...
If a device that generates The subwoofer is designed for electromagnetic radiation, such as a playback of bass sound. When the wireless LAN equipment, other input source does not contain much BLUETOOTH devices, or a of bass sound, as is the case with microwave oven is nearby, move most TV programs, the bass sound the device away from this system.
The top panel display of the Bar Others Speaker is not lit. Press DIMMER to set the brightness The Control for HDMI function does not to “BRIGHT” or “DARK”, if set to work properly. “OFF” (page 8). Check the connection with the system (refer to the supplied Sensors of the TV do not work properly.
Playable types of files Specifications Codec Extension Bar Speaker (SA-CT390) MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio .mp3 Layer III) Amplifier section .m4a POWER OUTPUT (rated) WMA9 Standard .wma Front L + Front R: 50 W + 50 W (at 4 ohms, 1 kHz, 1% LPCM .wav THD)
The actual range will vary depending on Subwoofer (SA-WCT390) factors such as obstacles between devices, magnetic fields around a POWER OUTPUT (reference) microwave oven, static electricity, 100 W (per channel at 4 ohms, 100 Hz) cordless phone, reception sensitivity, Speaker system antenna’s performance, operating Subwoofer system, Bass reflex system, software application, etc.
BLUETOOTH devices with a BLUETOOTH technology. connection • Sony cannot be held liable in any way – Locations where a wireless LAN is for damages or other loss resulting installed from information leaks during –...