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Owner's Guide
Bluetooth Speaker: BTN1
High Performance
Bluetooth Speaker
Revision 06012015



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  • Page 1 Owner’s Guide Bluetooth Speaker: BTN1 High Performance Bluetooth Speaker Revision 06012015...
  • Page 2 Model: BTN 1 Serial No. ________________ CONGRATULATIONS Thank you for purchasing this Hitachi product. Please read these instructions carefully. For additional assistance please call Toll Free 800.HITACHI (800.448.2244) or visit our website at Keep this owner’ s guide for future reference.
  • Page 3 CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER SERVICE- ABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product's enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock.
  • Page 4 WARNING: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential instal- lation.
  • Page 5 (e-waste) laws. For product recycling and disposal information, contact your local government agency or (in California), the Electronic Industries Alliance at (in the U.S.) or the Electronic Product Stewardship Canada at (in Canada). FOR MORE INFORMATION, call 800.HITACHI (800.448.2244) (USA/CANADA).
  • Page 6 (1) This device may not cause harmful interference and (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. For questions regarding this declaration, contact: Hitachi America, Ltd. 2420 Fenton Street, Suite 200 Chula Vista, CA 91914-3556 Tel: 800.HITACHI (800.448.2244)
  • Page 7: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read these instructions. Keep these instructions. Heed all warnings. Follow all instructions. Do not use this product near water. Clean only with dry cloth. Do not block any ventilation openings. Install only in accordance with instructions in this owner’s guide. Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or any other apparatus (including amplifiers) that produces heat.
  • Page 8 If operational problems are encountered during the product’s limited warranty period, please contact 800.HITACHI. Product should not be exposed to dripping or splashing, and objects filled with liquids, such as vases, should not be placed on the product.
  • Page 9: Package Contents

    CONDENSATION Moisture will form in the operating section of the product if the product is brought from cool surroundings into a warm room or if the temperature of the room rises suddenly. If this occurs, the product's performance may be impaired temporarily. To prevent this, let the product stand in its new surroundings for about an hour before switching it on, or make sure that the room temperature rises gradually.
  • Page 10: Product Layout

    Product Layout ③Bluetooth Pairing/Hands Free/Play/Pause ④ Power On/Off ① Vol+ ② Vol- ⑤ Micro USB Charging Input ⑥ Reset ⑦ Line In Vol+: Increase volume. Vol-: Decrease volume. Bluetooth Pairing/Hands Free/Play/Pause: See table on page 11. Power On/Off: Short press to power on, long press (press and hold) to power off.
  • Page 11 1 Bluetooth button operation (Pairing/Hands Free/ Play-Pause): Bluetooth button Speaker Status Long press Bluetooth mode Disconnect Bluetooth Speaker Status Short press Bluetooth mode with an incoming Answer the incoming call call Bluetooth mode with a call End the call Bluetooth mode & Music playing Play / Pause Line In mode &...
  • Page 12: Playing Music

    2. On your Bluetooth enabled device search for and pair with the Hitachi Bluetooth speaker “BTN1”. When pairing is successful the Bluetooth button will stop blinking. You are now ready to listen to music on your Hitachi Bluetooth speaker.
  • Page 13 2.2 Line In mode: When a 3.5mm audio cable is inserted into the LINE IN input, the speaker will automatically switch to the LINE IN input. Connect one end of the 3.5mm audio cable to the speaker unit and the other end to the device you wish to play music from. To switch back to Bluetooth mode, disconnect the 3.5mm audio cable.
  • Page 14: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting The following table contains common problems and solutions. Please read carefully. Problem Solution The speaker • Make sure the speaker was charged has no sound before use. • Increase the volume settings on the source and speaker. • Make sure the “Line In” cable is correctly connected.
  • Page 15 Bluetooth • Check that the speaker is in the pairing pairing fails state (Bluetooth button is blinking). If it is not, press and hold the Bluetooth button (until it blinks) to set the speaker to pairing mode and pair again. •...
  • Page 16: Care And Maintenance

    Care and Maintenance • Keep all parts out of reach of children. • Keep the speaker dry. Precipitation, humidity and other liquids containing minerals can corrode electronic circuits. • Do not use or store in dusty or dirty areas. • Do not store in hot areas. High temperatures can shorten the life of electronic devices and warp or melt certain plastics.
  • Page 17 Specifications (Specifications subject to change without notice) Model Name BTN1 Speaker 1 x 2 inch full frequency speaker, 3W, 4ohm Frequency response 120Hz-15KHz (+/- 3dB) Power amplifier Class D @ 3 W × 1 CH THD (Distortion Ratio) < 10% @ 500 mV/1kHz SNR (Signal to Noise Ratio) >...
  • Page 18 The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and ® any use of such marks by Hitachi is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
  • Page 19 9:00 am - 6:00 pm EST HITACHI AMERICA, LTD., DIGITAL MEDIA DIVISION HITACHI has made every effort to assure you enjoy trouble free operation from your Hitachi product. Should you require service assistance with OPERATIONAL, HOOK UP, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OR WARRANTY SERVICE SUPPORT, please contact 800.HITACHI (800.448.2244).
  • Page 20 Limited Warranty Period. Any replacement part used to repair the Product may be, at Hitachi’s option, a new or refurbished part, and such replacement part will be warranted only for 90 days or the remainder of the original 1-year Limited Warranty Period, whichever is later.
  • Page 21 Product’s exterior; (k) any damage to a Product returned to Hitachi or any Hitachi-designated facility for repair or replacement that is attributable to improper packaging, mishandling or shipping by Purchaser;...