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DAB/FM CLOCK
RADIO

Operating Instructions

Dream Machine is a trademark of Sony Corporation.
XDR-C705DAB
© 2007 Sony Corporation
Printed in China
BRIGHTNESS
DISPLAY
MENU
SLEEP
TUNE/SELECT
SNOOZE/
PRESET
SLEEP OFF
DOWN
UP
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
There is a tactile dot beside VOL +.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this
apparatus to rain or moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do not open the cabinet. Refer servicing to
qualified personnel only.
Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such as a bookcase or built-in
cabinet.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not place objects filled with
liquids, such as vases, on the apparatus.
Connect the apparatus to an easily accessible AC outlet. Should you notice an
abnormality in the apparatus, disconnect the main plug from the AC outlet
immediately.
Notice for the customer in the countries applying EU Directives
The manufacturer of this product is Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan, Minato-ku,
Tokyo, Japan. The Authorized Representative for EMC and product safety is
Sony Deutschland GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61, 70327 Stuttgart, Germany. For
any service or guarantee matters please refer to the addresses given in separate
service or guarantee documents.
Features
• DAB(Band-III)/FM 2-band digital clock radio
• Large clock display and 16 × 2 lines character dot display for text information
• Brightness control
• 4 alarms with various alarm mode; weekdays, weekends, daily and once
• 20 memory presets (10 DAB, 10 FM)
• Current time and Summer time adjustment synchronized with DAB data
• Sleep timer
Initial setting for the clock
radio
When the first time after purchase, do the following.
1
Plug in the unit.
"Setting clock..." appears in the display, and DAB data adjust the clock as it
is received. When finished, the current time appears in the display.
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
Setting clock...
2
Press RADIO ON/OFF•ALARM RESET to turn on the radio.
The unit will automatically scan and create a list of receivable DAB
broadcasts.
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
Sony DAB Radio
Notes
• When the clock will not be set in 3 minutes, "AM 12:03 clock not set..."
appears in the display (see "Setting the clock.")
• If no broadcasts are found by the DAB scan, "Station not available" appears
in the display.
3-218-336-12(1)

Set the clock

Do the following if DAB broadcast is not available (depending on area). The time
setting mode by DAB becomes invalid.
1
Press MENU and UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to
select the "Set clock," and then press ENTER.
The hour indication will be displayed as follows.
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
or ENTER
Time
2
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to set the hour, and
then press ENTER.
3
Repeat step 2 to set the minute, year, month and day.
After setting the time, the clock starts from 0 seconds.
Notes
• If you do not operate within 7 seconds while setting the clock, the clock setting
mode will be cancelled.
• Setup time for this operation is adjusted automatically when the customer
operates the set while receiving DAB service.
To change the clock display
You can choose the clock display 12-hour system (default) and 24-hour system.
1
Press MENU and UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to
show the "Clock display" in the display, and then press ENTER.
2
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to select the desired
clock display, and then press ENTER.
The clock display changes by turns (12-hour system:
"AM 12:00" = midnight, 24-hour system: "0:00" = midnight.)
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
Clock
12hour system
ALARM
VOL
DAB/FM
FM SCAN
ALARM RESET
RADIO
ENTER
VOL
ON/OFF
Time adjustment about
Summer time
Wire antenna
This unit's time adjustment will be done only when receiving DAB service.
Receive DAB service for at least one minute to renew the time into Summer time.
Setting the brightness of the
display
AC power
cord
Press and hold DISPLAY•BRIGHTNESS for few seconds to change the
brightness. Repeat this step, to select high, middle or low for the display
according to your preferences.
Improving the reception
DAB Band-III/FM:
Extend the wire antenna fully to increase reception sensitivity.

Operating the radio

The unit can receive DAB services and FM stations.
1
Press RADIO ON/OFF•ALARM RESET to turn on the radio.
When the unit is turned on again, the last band you listened to is received.
2
Press DAB/FM repeatedly to select the desired band.
Each press changes the band as follows:
3
Press the UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to tune to the
desired service or station.
If you are selecting DAB, press ENTER.
4
Adjust the volume using VOL +/–.
Note in FM usage
The frequency step is set to 0.05 MHz on FM.
Notes in DAB usage
• If there are no services, you can choose only MANUAL mode.
• "Station not available" appears when the ensemble for the selected service
cannot be received.
About the SC (Secondary Component)
If the selected primary component has a secondary component, "ii" appears in
the display.
SVC2
SVC1
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT and ENTER to receive the desired
secondary component. "II" appears while the secondary component is received.
Note
When the selected secondary component is finished, the unit returns
automatically to the primary component.
Presetting your favourite
services or stations
You can preset 10 services in DAB and 10 stations in FM.
Presetting services or stations
1
Follow steps 1 to 3 in "Operating the radio" and manually tune in
to the broadcast you wish to preset.
2
Press PRESET.
3
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to select the
favourite number to preset, then press and hold PRESET.
"saved" appears for 7 seconds in the display and the service or station is
stored. (DAB services are stored with a service label.)
Notes
• To preset another service or station, repeat these steps.
• To change the preset service or station, tune in to the desired service or
station and repeat steps 2 and 3. The new service or station will replace the
previous service or station.
• When the service or station is not registered, "Empty preset" appears in the
display.
• If you do not operate within 7 seconds during the above steps, the current
mode will be cancelled.
Tuning in to a preset service or station
1
Press PRESET.
2
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to select the desired
preset station and then press ENTER.
Notes
• When the service or station is not registered, "Empty preset" appears in the
display.
• If you do not operate within 7 seconds during the above steps, the current
mode will be cancelled.
PM08 :56
Display
DAB
FM
Scan tuning (for FM)
The unit will automatically scan FM station.
1
Press RADIO ON/OFF•ALARM RESET to turn on the radio.
2
Press DAB/FM to select the FM band.
3
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to choose the
direction, and then press ENTER•FM SCAN.
UP(B): Scans to the higher frequency.
DOWN(b): Scans to the lower frequency.
Scanning starts from the frequency being tuned in. When a station is
received, scanning stops.
4
If necessary, press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to tune
in to the station more precisely.
5
Adjust the volume using VOL +/–.

Setting the alarm

This unit allows you to set four alarm programmes (ALARM 1 - 4).
The alarm time can be set for every programme and the alarm sound is selectable
from radio or buzzer.
The alarm will come on at the same time everyday. Before setting the alarm,
make sure to set the clock (See "Setting the Clock".)
To set the alarm time
1
Press MENU and UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to
select "Alarm settings," and then press ENTER.
2
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to select the desired
alarm (1 - 4) and then press ENTER.
When the alarm is not set up, "Not in use" appears in the display.
3
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to select the alarm
mode (DAB, FM and buzzer) and then press ENTER.
"Set alarm" appears in the display.
If you select DAB or FM, "Set volume" appears in the display. In this case,
repeat this step and adjust the volume.
4
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to select "ON," and
then press ENTER.
The alarm time appears in the bottom of the display, and the arrow appears in
both sides of the hour indicator.
5
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE/SELECT to set the hour, and
then press ENTER.
The arrow appears in both sides of the minute indicator.
6
Repeat step 5 to set the minute and the alarm mode.
The alarm mode as follows:
Weekdays: Every Monday to Friday
Weekends: Every Saturday and Sunday
Daily: Everyday from Sunday to Saturday
Once: Once only
If you select "Once" repeat step 5 to set the year, month and day.
7
Press ENTER.
The setting is complete.
Tip
You can set the alarm using ALARM button on the unit.
Press ALARM and follow after steps 2.
Notes
• The default alarm time for radio and buzzer is the current time of the clock.
• If you quit during the alarm setting, after about 7 seconds the previous display
will return.
• If a second alarm sounds during a first (or the snooze function is active), the
second alarm takes priority.
• If the alarm sounds at the same time (or the snooze function is active), the large
alarm number takes priority.
• When Summer time begins, it is necessary to adjust the current time by
manually (see "Time adjustment about Summer time" ).
To set the alarm on/off
1
Follow steps 1 to 4 in "To set the alarm time."
"Set alarm" appears in the display.
2
Press UP(B)/DOWN(b)•TUNE SELECT to set the alarm
"ON" or "OFF," and then press ENTER.
ON: "ALARM (1-4)" appears in the display when the alarm setting is
complete.
OFF: "ALARM (1-4)" turn off from the display.
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
Set Alarm
OFF
3
Follow after step 5 in "To set the alarm time."
The setting is complete.
ALARM1
ALARM2 ALARM3
ALARM4
AM
PM
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To doze for a few more minutes
Press SNOOZE/SLEEP OFF.
The radio or buzzer turns off but will automatically come on again after about
5 minutes. (while the snooze function is operating, "Snooze" flashes in the
display.)
To stop the alarm
Press RADIO ON/OFF• ALARM RESET to turn off the alarm.
The alarm will come on again at the same time the next day.

Setting the Sleep Timer

You can enjoy falling asleep to the radio using the built-in sleep timer that turns
off the radio automatically after a preset duration.
1
Press SLEEP while the unit is turned on.
"Sleep" appears in the display.
ALARM1 ALARM2 ALARM3 ALARM4
AM
PM
Sleep
60 minutes
2
Press SLEEP to set the sleep timer duration.
Each time you press SLEEP, the duration changes as follows:
60
45
30
15
OFF
The unit automatically turns off when the duration time is passed.
Press ENTER or 7 seconds after you have finished setting the duration setting
and released SLEEP, "activated" appears in the display and then the sleep timer
starts. The unit will play for the duration you set, and then shut off.
To change the Sleep Timer setting
Repeat step 2 to select the desired sleep timer setting even after the sleep timer
has been activated.
To deactivate the Sleep Timer
• Press SNOOZE/SLEEP OFF, the unit will turn off.
• Press SLEEP to set the sleep timer "OFF," only the sleep timer will be
cancelled (the radio keeps ON).
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  • Page 1: Set The Clock

    Notice for the customer in the countries applying EU Directives The manufacturer of this product is Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan. The Authorized Representative for EMC and product safety is Sony Deutschland GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61, 70327 Stuttgart, Germany. For any service or guarantee matters please refer to the addresses given in separate service or guarantee documents.
  • Page 2: Station Order

    Office, your household waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product. If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. Troubleshooting Should any problem persist after you have made the following checks, consult your nearest Sony dealer.