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  • Page 1 User manual 8000 Series TAB8505 Register your product and get support at
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Important 4 Use your Soundbar Safety Turn ON and OFF Care for your product Auto Standby Care of the environment Select Modes Compliance Adjust the Volume Help and support Dolby sound mode Caution FCC and IC statement for Factory Reset Users (USA and Canada only) Setup Menu...
  • Page 3: Important

    1 Important • For wall mounting, this product must be securely attached to the wall in accordance with the installation instructions. Use only the supplied wall mount bracket (if available). Read and understand all instructions before you Improper wall mounting may result in accident, use your product.
  • Page 4: Care For Your Product

    Help and support This symbol on a product means that the product is covered by European Directive For extensive online support, visit 2012/19/EU. to: • download the user manual and the quick start guide • watch video tutorials (available only for...
  • Page 5: Caution Fcc And Ic Statement For

    Follow the instructions on the website to select IC-Canada: CAN IECES-3(B)/NMB-3(B) your language, and then enter your product model number. This device contains licence-exempt Alternatively, you can contact Consumer Care transmitter(s)/receiver(s) that comply with in your country. Before you contact, note down Innovation, Science and Economic Development the model number and serial number of your Canada’s licence-exempt RSS(s).
  • Page 6: Your Soundbar

    2 Your Soundbar Main unit This section includes an overview of the main unit. Congratulations on your purchase, and the support that Philips offers, register your Soundbar at What’s in the Box Check and identify the items in the package: •...
  • Page 7: Connectors

    e HDMI OUT (eARC/ARC) h Power LED Connect to the HDMI input on the TV. i Wi-Fi LED indicator (Yellow) f HDMI 1/ HDMI 2 LED State Status Connect to the HDMI input on the TV. Blink Wi-Fi Access Point (AP) mode g AC~ Socket Double blink Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) mode...
  • Page 8: Remote Control

    Remote control This section includes an overview of the remote control. (Standby-On) Power Action Function State • Follow source state • Press the Wi-Fi is still on. Semi • button It still supports Play-Fi and Standby once Airplay2. • Wi-Fi is off. Press and •...
  • Page 9: Placement

    • If the Remote Control is operated near • If the batteries leak, wipe away the leakage other products which generate infrared inside the battery compartment and rays, or if other remote control devices replace the batteries with new ones. using infra-red rays are used near the unit, •...
  • Page 10: Wall Mount

    » You can use the wall mount template Wall mount provided for helping the drilling holes position on the wall » Secure the dowels and screws in the Note holes. • Improper wall mounting may result in accident, injury or damage.
  • Page 11: Connect

    3 Connect Note • The full Dolby Atmos experience is only available when the Soundbar is connected to the source via a HDMI 2.0 cable. This section helps you connect your Soundbar • The Soundbar will still function when connected via to a TV and other devices, and then set it up.
  • Page 12: Connect To Optical Socket

    Using an optical cable, connect the Note OPTICAL connector on your Soundbar to the OPTICAL OUT connector on the TV • Your TV must support the HDMI-CEC and ARC function. HDMI-CEC and ARC must be set to On. or other device. •...
  • Page 13: Connect To Power

    » Determine the status based on the Connect to Power wireless subwoofer indicator. LED State Status • Before connecting the AC power cord, ensure you have completed all other Fast blink Subwoofer in pairing mode connections. Constant on Connected / Pairing successful •...
  • Page 14: Connect To Wi-Fi

    • • Select Wi-Fi setting. Go to Settings. network, you can then use the Philips Sound app powered by DTS Play-Fi to control the Connect your phone or tablet to the same Wi-Fi network that you want to connect your soundbar...
  • Page 15 Settings > Wi-Fi > select home network [Play-Fi device (xxxxxx)] WPS mode Launch the Philips Sound App powered by If your router has Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), DTS Play-Fi. Follow the instructions in the you can set up the connection without entering App to connect this product to your Wi-Fi a password.
  • Page 16: Use Your Soundbar

    4 Use your Select Modes Soundbar Press the button repeatedly on the unit or on the remote control to select the AUX, OPTICAL, HDMI eARC/ARC, This section helps you use the Soundbar to play HDMI 1, HDMI 2, BT, USB mode. audio from connected devices.
  • Page 18: Bluetooth Operation

    » By default, the center channel volume On the Bluetooth device, switch on is set to 0. Bluetooth, search for and select Philips TAB8505 to start connection (see the user manual of the Bluetooth (TAB8905 only) device on how to enable Bluetooth).
  • Page 19: Aux / Optical / Hdmi Arc

    AUX / OPTICAL / HDMI USB Operation ARC Operation Enjoy audio on a USB storage device, such as an Ensure that the unit is connected to the TV or audio device. Insert the USB device. Press the button repeatedly on the unit or on the remote control to select the AUX, OPTICAL, HDMI eARC/ARC, HDMI 1, HDMI 2 mode.
  • Page 20: Upgrade Firmware

    To get the best features and support, update Option 1: (Settings > PS Fine Tune) upgraded to the latest version via Philips Sound App powered DTS Play-Fi. Please go to settings menu and select PS Fine Tune option to check it out.
  • Page 21 5 Product Subwoofer specifications • Power Supply: 100-240 V~, 50-60 Hz • Output Power: 60 W • Power Consumption: 20 W • Standby Power Consumption: < 0.5 W Note • Frequency Response: 35Hz - 150Hz • • • Dimensions (W x H x D): notice.
  • Page 22: Troubleshooting

    If you still have a problem, get support at • If using Bluetooth, ensure that the volume on your source device is turned up and that the device is not muted. • When the playback freezes and there is...
  • Page 23 • close the Philips Sound app powered by DTS Play-Fi. Restart the app. • When the speaker was set as Stereo Pairs or Surround Sound, the speaker need to be disconnected in the App before use separately.
  • Page 24 Trademarks: The Spotify Software is subject to third party licenses found here: third-party-licenses For DTS patents, see http://patents.dts. com. Manufactured unde license from DTS, Ins. (for companies headquartered in the U.S./Japan/ Taiwan) or under license from DTS Licensing Limited (for all other companies). DTS, Play- Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI Logo are Fi, and the DTS Play-Fi logo are registered trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI...
  • Page 25 Please visit for the latest updates and documents. Philips and the Philips Shield Emblem are registered trademarks of Koninklijke Philips N.V. and are used under license. This product has been manufactured by and is sold under MMD Hong Kong Holding Limited. is the warrantor in relation to this product.

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