Philips FWM583/55 User Manual
Philips FWM583/55 User Manual

Philips FWM583/55 User Manual

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  • Page 1 FWM583 MP3-CD Mini Hi-Fi System Register your product and get support at
  • Page 2 País de Origen: China Nº de Serie: LEA CUIDADOSAMENTE ESTE INSTRUCTIVO AVISO IMPORTANTE Philips Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. no se hace responsable por daños o desperfectos causados por: – Maltrato, descuido o mal uso, presencia de insectos o roedores (cucarachas, ratones etc.).
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  • Page 4 PLUG & PLAY -for tuner installation...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    General Information Supplied accessories ... 6 Environmental information ... 6 Safety information ... 6 Preparations Rear connections ... 7–8 Power Antennas Connection Speakers Connection Optional connection ... 8 Connecting a USB device or memory card Inserting batteries into the remote control ... 8 Controls Controls on the system and remote control ...
  • Page 6: General Information

    General Information Congratulations on your purchase and welcome to Philips! To fully benefit from the support that Philips offers, register your product at IMPORTANT! PLEASE NOTE THAT THE VOLTAGE SELECTOR LOCATED AT THE REAR OF THIS SYSTEM IS PRESET AT 220V FROM THE FACTORY.
  • Page 7: Preparations

    Rear connections The type plate is located at the rear of the system. A Power – Before connecting the AC power cord to the wall outlet, ensure that all other connections have been made. – If your system is equipped with a Voltage Selector, set the VOLTAGE SELECTOR to the local power line voltage.
  • Page 8: Speakers Connection

    Preparations FM Antenna ● For better FM stereo reception, connect an outdoor FM antenna to the FM ANTENNA terminal. C Speakers Connection ● Connect the speaker wires to HIGH CHANNEL and LOW CHANNEL terminals, right speaker to "R" and left speaker to "L", red wires to "+"...
  • Page 9: Controls On The System And Remote Control

    Controls on the system and remote control STANDBY ON B – to switch the system on or to standby mode. DISC 1/2/3 (CD 1/2/3) – to select a disc tray for playback. Source selection – to select the following: – to select disc source.
  • Page 10: Hearing Safety

    Controls & USB RECORD – to copy music to an external portable USB storage device. USB DELETE – to delete music stored on the external USB device. Disc tray OPEN•CLOSE – to open or close the disc tray. ¡ DISC CHANGE –...
  • Page 11: Basic Functions

    IMPORTANT! Before you operate the system, complete the preparation procedures. Plug and Play (for tuner installation) Plug and Play allows you to store all available radio stations automatically. First time setup/power up When you turn on the main supply, "AUTO INSTALL - PRESS PLAY"...
  • Page 12: Demonstration Mode

    Basic Functions Demonstration mode The system has a demonstration mode that shows the various features offered by the system. To activate the demonstration ● In standby mode, press and hold 9 on the system for 3 seconds to switch to demonstration.
  • Page 13: Sound Control

    Sound control For optimal sound listening, select only one of the following navigation sound controls at a time : MAX, DSC or VAC. MAX Sound MAX sound provides the best mixture of various sound features (DSC, VAC, DBB, for example). ●...
  • Page 14: Cd/Mp3-Cd Operations

    CD/MP3-CD Operations IMPORTANT! – This system is designed for regular discs. Therefore, do not use any accessories such as disc stabiliser rings or disc treatment sheets, etc., as offered on the market, because they may jam the changer mechanism. – Do not load more than one disc into each tray.
  • Page 15: Playing Discs

    Press OPEN•CLOSE to close the disc tray. ➜ "READING DISC" scrolls. The selected disc tray, total number of tracks and the playing time will appear on the display. ➜ A lighted button indicates that a disc is loaded on the disc tray. ➜...
  • Page 16: Different Play Modes: Shuffle And Repeat

    CD/MP3-CD Operations Different play modes: SHUFFLE and REPEAT You can select and change the various play modes before or during playback. Press MODE on the remote control to select: ➜ "REPEAT TRACK" – to repeat playback of the current track. ➜...
  • Page 17: Radio Reception

    Tuning to radio stations Press TUNER to select TUNER mode. ➜ "TUNER" is displayed. A few seconds later, the current radio frequency will appear on the display. Press TUNER again to select the desired waveband : FM or MW. Press and hold ALBUM -/+ frequency indication starts to change, then release.
  • Page 18: Manual Preset Programming

    Radio Reception Manual Preset Programming Tune to your desired radio station (refer to “Tuning to radio stations”). Press PROGRAM. ➜ starts flashing. PROG ➜ The next available preset number is displayed for selection. To store the radio station to another preset number ●...
  • Page 19: External Sources

    Connecting external equipment Connect the audio out terminals of the external equipment (TV, VCR, Laser Disc player, DVD player or CD Recorder) to the AUX terminals of your system. Press AUX to select external equipment. ➜ "AUX" is displayed. Notes: –...
  • Page 20 External Sources How to organize your MP3/WMA files on the USB mass storage device This Hi-Fi system will browse the MP3/WMA files in the folders/sub-folders/titles order. Example: Root Title 001 Title 002 Title 003 Album 01 Title 001 Title 002 Title 003 Album 03 Album 02...
  • Page 21: Ripping Function

    Ripping function This function enables you to record music to a connected USB mass storage device from any other source (i.e., DISC, TUNER, or AUX) without interrupting your enjoyment of the music. Insert a USB mass device with sufficient free space to the USB DIRECT the set.
  • Page 22: Tuner Record Timer Setting

    External Sources Tuner record timer setting This function enables you to set a timer for starting and stopping ripping from the tuner source automatically. IMPORTANT! – Before setting the timer, ensure that the clock is set correctly. Tune to the station you desire to record from. (See "Radio Reception": "Tuning to radio stations"...
  • Page 23: Clock/Timer

    Viewing clock The clock (if it is set) will be shown in standby mode. To view the clock in any source mode (CD or TUNER for example) ● Press CLOCK•TIMER (or CLOCK on the remote control). ➜ The clock is displayed for a few seconds. ➜...
  • Page 24: Timer Setting

    Clock/Timer Timer setting The system can switch on to CD, TUNER, or USB mode automatically at a preset time, serving as an alarm to wake you up. IMPORTANT! – Before setting the timer, ensure that the clock is set correctly. –...
  • Page 25: Specifications

    AMPLIFIER RMS output power LF channel ... 105 W per channel HF channel ... 105 W per channel Subwoofer output power ... 180 W RMS Total power ... 600 W Signal-to-noise ratio ... 60 dBA (IEC) Frequency response ... 50 – 15000 Hz Input sensitivity AUX ...
  • Page 26: Maintenance

    Do not open the system as there is a risk of electric shock. If a fault occurs, first check the points listed below before taking the system for repair. If you are unable to remedy a problem by following these hints, consult your dealer or Philips for help.
  • Page 27: Troubleshooting

    “DEVICE NOT SUPPORTED” scrolls on the display. Radio reception is poor. The system does not react when buttons are pressed. Sound cannot be heard or is of poor quality. The left and right sound outputs are reversed. The remote control does not function properly.
  • Page 28: Laser Product

    Meet Philips at the Internet FWM583 CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT Printed in China PDCC-ZC-0816...

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