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Sony fm/am cd clock radio operating instructions
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FM wire aerial
AC power cord
The CD, iPod & iPhone  and VOLUME + buttons have a tactile dot.
3
Press ALARM TIME SET + or –
Setting the clock for
repeatedly to select the number as
the first time
follows:
This unit is preset to the current date and time at
Area number
Time zone
the factory, and is powered by the back up battery.
1 (default
Central European Time/
All you need to do the first time is just plug it in
Central European
and select your time zone.
setting)
Summer Time
1
Plug in the unit.
2
Eastern European Time/
The current
CET (Central European Time)
Eastern European
appears in the display.
Summer Time
2
Press and hold BRIGHTNESS/ TIME
0
Western European Time/
ZONE for at least 2 seconds.
Western European
Area number "1" flashes in the display.
Summer Time
Press BRIGHTNESS/ TIME ZONE to set.
Note
Though the clock is correctly set at the factory,
discrepancies may arise during transport or
storage. If necessary, set the clock to the correct
time by referring to "Setting the clock manually".
When daylight saving time
Playing a CD
(summer time) begins
An 8 cm (3-inch) CD can be played without an
This model automatically adjusts for daylight
adaptor.
saving time (summer time).
1
Open the CD compartment lid and
" " is displayed from the beginning of daylight
saving time (summer time) and disappears at the
insert a disc. After placing the disc, close
end of the daylight saving time (summer time)
the lid.
automatically.
The summer time adjustment is based on GMT
(Greenwich Mean Time).
Open
Area number 0:
 Daylight saving time (summer time) begins at: 1:00
AM on the final Sunday of March.
 Standard time begins at: 2:00 AM on the final Sunday
of October.
Area number 1:
 Daylight saving time (summer time) begins at: 2:00
AM on the final Sunday of March.
 Standard time begins at: 3:00 AM on the final Sunday
of October.
Label side
Area number 2:
up
 Daylight saving time (summer time) begins at: 3:00
AM on the final Sunday of March.
 Standard time begins at: 4:00 AM on the final Sunday
of October.
To cancel Automatic DST/Summer Time
adjustment during the daylight saving
time (summer time) period
The Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment
can be cancelled.
Close the lid
Press and hold CLOCK and BRIGHTNESS/ TIME
ZONE at the same time while the clock is
displayed.
"Auto  OFF" appears in the display to show
that Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment
2
Press CD .
has been cancelled. The display returns to the
"CD" appears in the display to indicate the
clock.
CD is playing.
Notes
3
Press VOLUME + or – repeatedly to
 The change timing of Automatic DST/Summer
adjust the volume.
Time adjustment employed by the unit (see
above) is subjected to variation by
To
Press
circumstances and the law in each country/
CD 
region. In such a case, cancel the Automatic
Pause
DST/Summer Time adjustment and set the
CD  again
Resume play after pause
DST display manually as necessary. Customers
living in a country/region that does not use the
**
Cue to the beginning of the
daylight saving time (summer time) must
current track (AMS*)
cancel Automatic DST/Summer Time
Cue to the next track (AMS*) **
adjustment before using the unit.
 To activate Automatic DST/Summer Time
Hold down 
Go back at high speed
adjustment again, press and hold CLOCK and
BRIGHTNESS/ TIME ZONE at the same time.
Go forward at high speed
Hold down 
"Auto → ON" appears in the display to show
Locate a previous track
 repeatedly**
that Automatic DST/Summer Time adjustment
has been activated. The display returns to the
(AMS*)
clock.
 repeatedly**
Locate a succeeding track
(AMS*)
Setting the clock manually
Stop play
* AMS = Automatic Music Sensor
1
Plug in the unit.
** These operations are possible during both play
2
Press and hold CLOCK for at least 2
and pause.
seconds.
About CD-Rs/CD-RWs
The year starts to flash in the display.
3
This unit is compatible with CD-Rs/CD-RWs but
Press ALARM TIME SET + or –
playback capability may vary depending on the
repeatedly to set the year.
quality of the disc, the recording device and
4
Press CLOCK.
application software.
5
Repeat steps 3 and 4 to set the month,
Music discs encoded with
the day, hour, and minute, and then press
copyright protection
CLOCK.
technologies
And the seconds start incrementing from zero.
Notes
This product is designed to play back discs that
 If you do not press a button for about 1 minute
conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard.
while setting the clock, the clock setting will be
Recently, various music discs encoded with
cancelled.
copyright protection technologies are marketed
 A calendar is installed in this unit. When the
by some record companies. Please be aware that
date is set, a day of the week is automatically
among those discs, there are some that do not
displayed.
conform to the CD standard and may not be
SUN = Sunday, MON = Monday,
playable by this product.
TUE = Tuesday, WED = Wednesday,
To handle compact discs
THU = Thursday, FRI = Friday, SAT = Saturday
Correct
To display the year and date
Press SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF once for the
Handle the disc by its edge.
date, and within about 3 seconds press it again for
the year.
The display shows the date or year for about 3
seconds and then changes back to the current
time.
Incorrect
Do not touch the surface.
Setting the brightness
of the display
Three levels of brightness are available by pressing
Do not stick paper or
BRIGHTNESS/ TIME ZONE.
tape on the surface.
Note on DualDiscs
Note
A DualDisc is a two sided disc product which
If you try to store another station with the same
mates DVD recorded material on one side with
preset number, the previously stored station will
digital audio material on the other side. However,
be replaced.
since the audio material side does not conform to
–Auto preset tuning
the Compact Disc (CD) standard, playback on
this product is not guaranteed.
1
Press RADIO BAND to turn on the radio
Notes
and select the AM or FM band.
 Discs with non-standard shapes (e.g., heart,
2
Press and hold RADIO BAND until
square, star) cannot be played on this unit.
Attempting to do so may damage the unit. Do
"Auto" appears in the display.
not use such discs.
3
Press MEMORY/DISPLAY.
 If you press CD  when there is no disc in the
The unit automatically presets the available
CD compartment, "00" flashes for about 5
channels in order.
seconds in the display.
Various Modes of CD
Tuning in to a station
1
Playback
Press RADIO BAND to turn on the radio
and select the AM or FM band.
You can play tracks repeatedly or in random
2
Press PRESET + or – to select the desired
order.
preset number.
Press MODE.
3
Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or
Each press changes the play mode as follows:
–.
Changing the AM tuning interval
Display Indication
Play Mode
The AM tuning interval differs depending on
None
(normal play)
areas. Change the interval if necessary.
Press and hold RADIO BAND, ALARM A and
All the tracks are played once.
BRIGHTNESS/TIME ZONE together for more
than 2 seconds.
The AM tuning interval will be changed. Note
"REP 1"
(single repeat)
that when the interval is changed, the AM preset
A single track is played repeatedly.
stations will be cleared.
"REP"
(all repeat)
Improving the reception
All the tracks are played repeatedly.
FM:
Extend the FM wire aerial fully to
"SHUF"
(shuffle play)
increase reception sensitivity.
AM:
Connect the supplied AM loop aerial
All the tracks are played once
to the unit. Rotate the aerial
in random order.
horizontally for optimum reception.
Tip
"REP SHUF"
(shuffle repeat)
If the FM broadcast is noisy, press MODE to turn
All the tracks are played repeatedly
off "ST" in the display. The radio becomes clearer
in random order.
although the sound becomes monaural.
Notes on radio reception
 Keep digital music players or mobile phones
away from the AM loop aerial or the FM aerial,
Playing the radio
as this may lead to interference of reception.
 When you are listening to the radio with an
iPhone connected to the unit, interference with
–Manual tuning
radio reception may occur.
1
 When you are listening to the radio while
Press RADIO BAND to turn on the radio
charging an iPod, interference with radio
and select the AM or FM band.
reception may occur.
2
Press TUNING + or – to tune in to a
desired frequency.
Playing an iPod
3
Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or
–.
You can enjoy iPod audio by connecting to this
unit. To use an iPod, refer to the user's guide of
The frequency display is raised or lowered by a
your iPod.
step of 0.1 MHz. (Example: Frequency 88.05 MHz
is displayed as "88.0 MHz".)
Notes
–Preset tuning
 When inserting an iPod into the unit, be sure to
use the universal dock adapter supplied with
You can preset 20 stations for FM and 10 stations
your iPod or commercially available from
for AM.
Apple Inc.
 If you are using an iPhone or iPhone 3G, attach
Presetting a station
the supplied universal dock adapter for iPhone
1
Follow steps 1 and 2 in "Manual tuning"
or iPhone 3G before inserting into the
to tune the frequency you wish to preset.
connector.
2
Hold down MEMORY/DISPLAY for at
The adapter number,  or , is shown on the
bottom-rear of the supplied Universal Dock
least 2 seconds.
Adapters.  is for the iPhone, and  is for the
3
Press PRESET + or – to select the preset
iPhone 3G. Check the adapter number before
number, then press MEMORY/DISPLAY.
use.
The frequency is stored with the selected
 The connector of the unit is exclusively for use
preset number.
with iPod. When you use a device that does not
match the connector, connect it to the AUDIO
Example: The following display appears
IN terminal of this unit with the supplied audio
when you preset FM 105.8 MHz to preset
connecting cable.
number 1 for FM.
 Sony cannot accept responsibility in the event
that data recorded on an iPod is lost or
damaged when using an iPod connected to this
unit.
 For details of environmental conditions for
operating your iPod, check the website of Apple
Inc.
1
Push the iPod lid to open the iPod
connector.
2
Attach the correct universal dock adapter
to the connector of the unit, and place
the iPod/iPhone to the connector.
3
Press iPod & iPhone .
The iPod begins to play automatically.
The display shows the frequency for about 10
You can operate the connected iPod by this
seconds, and then returns to the current time.
unit or the iPod buttons.
4
To preset another station, repeat these steps.
Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or
–.
6
Repeat step 2 to set the days of the week.
To
Press
You can select the days from the following
Turn off the iPod
OFF, or press and
three options:
hold iPod &
Every day: SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI
iPhone 
SAT
Pause playback
iPod & iPhone
Week day: MON TUE WED THU FRI
Week end: SUN SAT
To resume play,
7
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
press it again.
The alarm mode setting is entered.
Go to the next track
8
Press ALARM TIME SET + or –
Go back to the previous
*
repeatedly until the desired alarm mode
track
flashes.
Locate a point while
 (forward) or
You can choose one mode among "CD",
listening to the sound
 (backward)
"iPod", "RADIO" and "BUZZER". Set the
while playing and
alarm mode as follows:
hold it until you
– CD: see " Setting the CD alarm".
find the point.
– iPod: see " Setting the iPod alarm".
Locate a point while
 (forward) or
– RADIO: see " Setting the radio alarm".
observing the display
 (backward)
– BUZZER: see " Setting the buzzer alarm".
in pause and hold
 Setting the CD alarm
it until you find
the point.
For the CD alarm, the track you specified as the
Go back to the previous
MENU**
wake-up track is played first. (If the CD play
mode is set to "SHUFFLE" or "SHUFFLE REP",
menu
all the tracks will be played in random order.)
Select a menu item or a
/**
1
Perform steps 1 to 8 in "To set the
track for playback
Execute the selected menu
ENTER**
alarm".
or begin playback
2
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B to select
"CD" alarm mode.
* During playback, this operation goes back to
the beginning of the current track. To go back
"VOL" and "TRCK" appear in the display.
3
to the previous track, press twice.
Press ALARM TIME SET + or – to adjust
** These operations are available only when using
the volume.
the supplied remote commander.
4
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
Notes
Track number flashes.
 When placing or removing the iPod, hold the
5
Press ALARM TIME SET + or – to select
iPod at the same angle as that of the connector
on this unit and do not twist or bend the iPod
the desired track number.
to prevent connector damage.
6
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
 Do not carry the unit with an iPod set on the
The setting is entered. When "A" or "B" does
connector. Doing so may cause a malfunction.
not appear in the display, press ALARM TIME
 When placing or removing the iPod, brace the
SET A or B again. The CD will play at the set
unit with one hand and take care not to press
time.
the controls of the iPod by mistake.
Note
 Before disconnecting the iPod, pause playback.
If the CD alarm does not operate because a disc
error occurred, there is no disc, or the CD
To use the unit as a battery charger
compartment lid is open, the buzzer alarm will
You can use the unit as a battery charger.
operate instead.
The charging begins when the iPod is placed on
the connector.
 Setting the iPod alarm
The charging status appears in the iPod display.
1
Perform steps 1 to 8 in "To set the
For details, see the user's guide of your iPod.
alarm".
2
On copyrights
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B to select
 iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in
"iPod" alarm mode.
the U.S. and other countries.
"VOL" appears in the display.
 iPhone is trademark of Apple Inc.
3
Press ALARM TIME SET + or – to adjust
 All other trademarks and registered trademarks
the volume.
are of their respective holders. In this manual,
4
®
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
and
marks are not specified.
The setting is entered. When "A" or "B" does
not appear with "iPod" in the display, press
Setting the alarm
ALARM TIME SET A or B again.
The iPod will sound at the set time.
This CD clock radio is equipped with 4 alarm
When using iPod touch/iPhone
modes—CD, iPod, radio and buzzer. Before
 To use music stored in an iPod touch/iPhone to
setting the alarm, make sure to set the clock (see
wake up, put the iPod touch/iPhone to the unit
"Setting the clock for the first time").
first, follow the steps above to set alarm time,
and then select the music function.
To Set the alarm
 If you set the iPod alarm while iPod touch/
1
iPhone music is playing, and then turn the unit
Press and hold ALARM TIME SET A or
power off, when the alarm time comes on, the
B for at least 2 seconds.
alarm music will start.
"WAKE UP" appears and the hour flashes in
 Even if the iPod alarm setting is complete, if
display.
you turn the iPod touch/iPhone power off
2
Press ALARM TIME SET + or –
before the unit, the iPod alarm will not work.
repeatedly until the desired hour appears.
 Setting the radio alarm
To set the hour rapidly, hold down ALARM
TIME SET + or –.
1
Perform steps 1 to 8 in "To set the
3
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
alarm".
The minute flashes.
2
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B to select
4
Repeat step 2 to set the minute.
"RADIO" alarm mode.
5
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
"VOL" and "PRESET" appears in the display.
The days of the week blink.
3
Press ALARM TIME SET + or – to adjust
the volume.
4
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
Band ("FM" or "AM") flashes.
5
Press ALARM TIME SET + or – to select
the desired band.
"– –" is the last station received.
6
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B.
Preset number flashes.
7
To deactivate the sleep timer
Press ALARM TIME SET + or – to select
Press SLEEP repeatedly to set the sleep timer to
the desired preset number.
"OFF" in step 2.
The setting is entered.
When "A" or "B" does not appear with
"RADIO" in the display, press ALARM TIME
Connecting external
SET A or B again.
The radio will turn on at the set time.
equipment
 Setting the Buzzer Alarm
1
Perform steps 1 to 8 in "To set the
To listen to sound
alarm".
1
Connect the AUDIO IN jack of the unit
2
Press ALARM TIME SET A or B to select
to the line out jack or headphone jack of
"BUZZER" alarm mode.
the external equipment using the audio
The setting is entered. When "A" or "B" does
connecting cable (supplied).
not appear in the display, press ALARM TIME
SET A or B again.
The buzzer will sound at the set time.
Note
The volume cannot be set for the buzzer alarm.
To confirm an alarm setting
Press ALARM/TIME SET + or –. The setting will
be displayed for 4 seconds.
To change an alarm setting
Press and hold ALARM/TIME SET + more than
2 seconds to move the alarm time forwards. Press
and hold ALARM/TIME SET – more than
2 seconds to move the alarm time backwards.
When you release the button, the changed time
2
Press AUDIO IN to display "AUDIO IN".
will be displayed for 2 seconds. To change the
3
alarm time again, press ALARM/TIME SET + or –
Play the equipment connected to the
within these 2 seconds, otherwise the setting
AUDIO IN jack.
change will be fixed as displayed.
4
Adjust the volume using VOLUME + or -.
To doze for a few more minutes
To return to the radio
Press SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF.
Press RADIO BAND.
The sound turns off but will automatically come
The frequency is shown in the display.
on again after about 10 minutes.
To return to the CD
You can change the snooze time by pressing
Press CD .
SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF
repeatedly
within 3 seconds.
To return to the iPod
The maximum length of the snooze time is 60
Press iPod & iPhone .
minutes.
To stop listening
To stop the alarm
Press OFF, and stop playback on the connected
unit.
Press OFF
/ALARM RESET to turn off the
alarm.
Notes
The alarm will sound again at the same time the
 Refer also to the connected equipment's manual.
 The supplied audio connecting cable may not
next day.
be used with some external equipment. In this
case, use a cord suitable for the external
To deactivate the alarm
equipment you are using.
Press ALARM/TIME SET A or B to turn off
 When you listen to the radio with external
the ALARM A or B indicator from the
equipment connected, turn off the connected
equipment to prevent noise. If noise occurs,
display.
even when the equipment is turned off,
Notes on alarm in the event of a power
disconnect and place the external equipment
interruption
away from the unit.
 When the alarm sound is set to RADIO, CD, or
iPod, it will change to "BUZZER" automatically.
 If the backup battery is exhausted, the alarm
will not work in the event of power
interruption. Replace the battery periodically.
Setting the sleep timer
You can fall asleep to the sound using the built-in
sleep timer that turns off the unit automatically
after a preset duration.
1
Press SLEEP while the unit is turned on.
SLEEP appears in the display.
2
Press SLEEP to set the sleep timer
duration.
Each time you press SLEEP, the duration of
minutes changes as follows:
The display returns to clock mode four
seconds after you have finished setting the
duration setting and released SLEEP, and then
the sleep timer starts.
The unit will play for the duration you set, and
then shut off.
To turn off the unit before the preset
time
Press SNOOZE/DATE/SLEEP OFF or
OFF
/ALARM RESET.
To change the sleep timer setting
You can press SLEEP repeatedly to select the
desired sleep timer setting even after the sleep
timer has been activated.

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