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Philips DS8500/12 User Manual

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  • Page 1 Register your product and get support at EN User manual DA Brugervejledning DE Benutzerhandbuch ES Manual del usuario FR Mode d’emploi Manuale utente NL Gebruiksaanwijzing SV Användarhandbok DS8500...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Important Safety Notice Your Docking Speaker Introduction What’s in the box Overview of the main unit Overview of the remote control Get started Prepare the remote control Connect power Turn on Play Play from iPod/iPhone Play from an external device Adjust volume level Mute sound Product information...
  • Page 3: Important

    Important Safety Important Safety Instructions Read these instructions. Keep these instructions. Heed all warnings. Follow all instructions. Do not use this apparatus near water. Clean only with dry cloth. Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat produce heat.
  • Page 4 Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time. required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
  • Page 5: Notice

    Ensure that you always have easy access to the power cord, plug or adaptor to disconnect the apparatus from the power. Notice approved by Philips Consumer Lifestyle may void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. This product complies with the radio interference requirements of the European Community.
  • Page 6 Your product contains batteries covered by the European Directive 2006/66/EC, which cannot be disposed of with normal household waste. Please inform yourself about the local rules on separate collection of batteries. The correct disposal of batteries helps prevent potentially negative consequences on the environment and human health. Norge Observer: Nettbryteren er sekundert innkoplet.
  • Page 7: Your Docking Speaker

    Your Docking Speaker from the support that Philips offers, register your product at com/welcome. Introduction With this unit, you can enjoy audio from the iPod/iPhone and other audio devices. What’s in the box Check and identify the contents of your package:...
  • Page 8 Front View - VOLUME + Adjust volume. iPod/iPhone dock Back View...
  • Page 9: Overview Of The Remote Control

    Power supply socket AUX IN Jack for an external audio device. Overview of the remote control Mute volume. Select Aux-in mode. Up/down keys Navigate through the iPod/iPhone menu.
  • Page 10 Fast forward/backward keys Fast reverse or fast forward within a track or iPhone/iPod. Skip to the previous/next track. Start or pause play. VOL +/- Adjust volume. MENU Access the iPod menu. Select iPod/iPhone dock mode.
  • Page 11: Get Started

    Always follow the instructions in this chapter in sequence. If you contact Philips, you will be asked for the model and serial number of this apparatus. The model number and serial number are on the bottom of the apparatus.
  • Page 12: Connect Power

    Note correct source with the remote control instead of the main unit. If you are not going to use the remote control for a long time, remove the battery. Connect power Caution Risk of product damage! Ensure that the power supply voltage corresponds to the voltage printed on the bottom of the unit.
  • Page 13: Turn On

    Insert the plug from the AC adaptor to the DC IN socket on the back of the main unit. Connect one end of the AC power cord to the AC adaptor. Connect the other end of the AC power cord to the wall outlet. Turn on The unit turns on automatically when connected to power.
  • Page 14: Switch To Standby

    Switch to standby In DOCK mode: disconnect the iPod/iPhone from the unit over 15 minutes. » The unit switches to Standby mode automatically. In Aux-in mode: the device no longer play music over 15 minutes. » The unit switches to Standby mode automatically.
  • Page 15: Play

    Play Play from iPod/iPhone You can enjoy audio from iPod/iPhone through this unit. Compatible iPod/iPhone Apple iPod and iPhone models with a 30-pin dock connector. Made for : iPod nano (2nd generation) iPod nano (3rd generation) iPod nano (4th generation) iPod nano (5th generation) iPod classic iPod touch (1st generation)
  • Page 16: Play From An External Device

    Remove the iPod/iPhone Pull the iPod out of the dock. Listen to the iPod/iPhone Ensure that the iPod/iPhone is loaded correctly. Press to select DOCK mode. Press » The connected iPod/iPhone starts play. To pause/resume play, press To skip to a track, press fast forward/backward keys. To search during play, press and hold fast forward/backward keys, then release to resume normal play.
  • Page 17: Adjust Volume Level

    Adjust volume level During play, press VOL +/- to increase/decrease the volume level. Mute sound During play, press MUTE to mute/unmute sound.
  • Page 18: Product Information

    Product information Note Product information is subject to change without prior notice. Rated Output Power Signal to Noise Ratio AUX IN General information AC power (power adaptor) Operation Power Consumption Standby Power Consumption Dimensions - Main Unit (W x H x D) Weight - Main Unit 2X15 W RMS...
  • Page 19: Troubleshooting

    If you encounter problems when using this apparatus, check the following points before requesting service. If the problem remains unsolved, go to the Philips web site ( When you contact Philips, ensure that the apparatus is nearby and the model number and serial number are available.
  • Page 20 © 2010 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. All rights reserved. Document order number: DS8500_12_UM_V1.2...

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