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  • Page 1 User manual 8000 Series TAB8205 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 Virtual Surround mode Caution FCC and IC statement for Factory Reset Users (USA and Canada only) Setup Menu...
  • Page 3: Important

    1 Important Never connect the product to the power outlet if the voltage is different. Risk of injury or damage to this product! • For wall mounting, this product must Read and understand all instructions before be securely attached to the wall you use your product.
  • Page 4: Care For Your Product

    Directive 2014/53/EU. which can be recycled and reused. You can find the Declaration of Conformity on This symbol on a product means that the product is covered by European Directive 2012/19/EU.
  • Page 5: Help And Support

    Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver. For extensive online support, visit • Connect the equipment into an outlet to: on a circuit different from that to • download the user manual and the which the receiver is connected.
  • Page 6: Your Soundbar

    Soundbar This section includes an overview of the main unit. Congratulations on your purchase, and welcome to Philips! To fully benefit from 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

    Display panel AC socket ~ Connect to the power supply. Power LED Wall bracket slot Wi-Fi LED indicator (Yellow) LED State Status Blink Wi-Fi Access Point (AP) mode Remote control Double blink Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) mode Constant on Connected / Pairing successful This section includes an overview of the remote control.
  • Page 8: Prepare The Remote Control

    the unit, it may operate incorrectly. +/- (Soundbar’s Volume) Conversely, the other products may Increase / decrease the soundbar’s operate incorrectly. volume. +/- (Subwoofer’s Volume) Increase / decrease the built-in First-time use: subwoofer’s volume. The unit has a pre- installed lithium CR2025 battery.
  • Page 9: Placement

    • Do not use any batteries other than Wall mount those specified. • Do not heat or disassemble batteries. • Never throw then in fire or water. Note • Do not carry or store batteries with other • Improper wall mounting may result in metallic objects.
  • Page 10 Hang the Soundbar on the fastening screws. 3.5-4mm/0.14"-0.16" 4mm/ 0.16" >25mm/0.98"...
  • Page 11: Connect

    3 Connect On your TV, turn on HDMI-CEC operations. For details, see the TV user manual. • The HDMI ARC connector on the TV might be labeled differently. For This section helps you connect your details, see the TV user manual. Soundbar to a TV and other devices, and then set it up.
  • Page 12: Connect To Aux Socket

    (such as iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android phones, etc.) to the same Wi-Fi network, you can then use the Philips Sound app powered by DTS Play-Fi to control the soundbar to listen to audio files. Connect your phone or tablet to the same Wi-Fi network that you want to connect your soundbar.
  • Page 13 Do not unplug switched temporarily to Play-Fi device AP your speaker, turn off your device, or and restart Philips Sound APP to complete leave the network during the update. the product’s Wi-Fi setup. See the steps below: AirPlay setup •...
  • Page 14 Press the WPS button on your router. The button is normally marked with this WPS logo. Follow the instruction in Philips Sound App powered by DTS Play-Fi to start the pairing. Note • WPS is not a standard feature on all routers.
  • Page 15: Use Your Soundbar

    4 Use your Select Modes Soundbar Press the button repeatedly on the unit or on the remote control to select the HDMI ARC, OPTICAL, AUX, USB, BT mode. » The selected mode will show on the This section helps you use the Soundbar to display.
  • Page 16: Setup Menu

    • MOVIE: Create a surround listening Setup Menu experience. Ideal for watching movies. • MUSIC: Create two-channel or The unit allows you to configure advanced multichannel stereo sound. Ideal for settings to provide you with an even better listening to music. experience.
  • Page 17: Bluetooth Operation

    On the Bluetooth device, switch on Bluetooth, search for and select "Play-Fi » DIM 03, DIM 02, DIM 01. Device (xxxxxx)" to start connection (see » By default, the dimmer is set to DIM the user manual of the Bluetooth device on how to enable Bluetooth).
  • Page 18: Usb Operation

    Insert the USB device. (Setting > PS Fine Tune) The firmware for MCU and DSP can be 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. If the upgrade is released, the upgraded icon can be pressed to proceed automatically.
  • Page 19 Option 2: Update firmware via USB Check if there is the latest firmware version on Search for your model and click on "Software and drivers". Download the firmware into a USB flash drive. Follow the instruction for the firmware...
  • Page 20: Product Specifications

    5 Product Remote control • Distance/Angle: 6m/30° specifications • Battery Type: CR2025 Supported Audio formats Note • HDMI ARC • Specifications and design are subject to Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital plus, LPCM change without notice. • OPTICAL Bluetooth / Wireless Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital plus, LPCM •...
  • Page 21: Troubleshooting

    If you still have a problem, up and that the device is not muted. get support at • When the playback freezes and there is no sound in Wi-Fi mode, please check Main unit whether your home network is normal.
  • Page 22 • When the first time set up is not successful, close the Philips Sound app powered by DTS Play-Fi. Restart the app. • When the speaker was set as Stereo...
  • Page 23: Trademarks

    Trademarks The terms HDMI, HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing Administrator, Inc. For DTS patents, see Manufactured unde license from DTS, Ins. (for companies headquartered in the U.S./ Dolby, Dolby Audio, and the double-D Japan/Taiwan) or under license from DTS symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Licensing Limited (for all other companies).
  • Page 24 Specifications are subject to change without notice. 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 the responsibility of MMD Hong Kong Holding Limited or one of its affiliates, and MMD Hong Kong Holding Limited is the warrantor in relation to this product.

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