Sony SRS-X99 Operating Instructions Manual

Sony SRS-X99 Operating Instructions Manual

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Refer to the Wi-Fi Startup Guide (separate document) for how to listen
to music stored in your PC or other device over your Wi-Fi network.
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périphérique à l'aide de votre réseau Wi-Fi.
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aparte) acerca de cómo escuchar la música almacenada en su PC u
otro dispositivo a través de la red Wi-Fi.
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  • Page 1 à l'aide de votre réseau Wi-Fi. Consulte la Guía de inicio de Wi-Fi (se encuentra en un documento aparte) acerca de cómo escuchar la música almacenada en su PC u otro dispositivo a través de la red Wi-Fi. SRS-X99...
  • Page 2 You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not expressly approved in this manual could void your authority to operate this If you have any questions about this product, you equipment. may call; Sony Customer Information Service Center 1-800-222-7669 or
  • Page 3 Trade Name: SONY Model No.: SRS-X99 Responsible Party: Sony Electronics Inc. 13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms Address: 16530 Via Esprillo, San or when unused for long periods of time. Diego, CA 92127 USA 14) Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
  • Page 4: Precautions

    Precautions Documents provided On safety Operating Instructions The nameplate indicating the Sony (this document) trademark, model number and electrical Explains important safety rating is located on the bottom exterior of information, BLUETOOTH this unit. connection method, The MAC address is located on the bottom troubleshooting, etc.
  • Page 5: On Copyrights

     The BLUETOOTH® word mark and logos On copyrights are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Sony Corporation is under license. Other  Windows, the Windows logo, and trademarks and trade names are those of Windows Media are either registered their respective owners.
  • Page 6 Web. To download, please access the following URL then select the model name “SRS-X99”. URL: Please note that Sony cannot answer or respond to any inquiries regarding the content of the source code. Notes on the update...
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Precautions........4 Listening to music with Documents provided.......4 connected components On copyrights ........5 Listening to music on a USB flash drive, etc. (USB-A)........ 20 Getting started Listening to music on a high- resolution supported Walkman® Location and function of controls ...8 and Xperia™...
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting started Location and function of controls This manual mainly explains operations using the buttons on the unit, but the same operations can also be performed using the remote control having the same or similar names. Unit Without turning off the power of the unit, place your hand over the center of the top panel (page 9).
  • Page 9  UPDATE button  WPS button Indicates the status of the unit's software Press and hold when connecting to a Wi- update. Fi network. Beeps will be heard by pressing and  LINK indicator holding the WPS button for 2 seconds, Indicates the status of the network which indicates that the unit is ready to connection of the unit.
  • Page 10 (color)  Refer to Help Guide for details. Lights up (green) The unit is turned on. Lights up (orange) The unit is in the BLUETOOTH/Network standby mode. Turns off The unit is in the standby mode.
  • Page 11  USB-B button UPDATE button Press to listen to music in a USB device Indicator status Unit status connected to the USB B port ( (color)  VOLUME +/– buttons Lights up (orange) The button lights up in Press to adjust the volume. orange when the unit detects the latest software The VOLUME + button has a tactile dot.
  • Page 12 To insert the batteries Insert the two supplied R03 (size AAA) batteries,  side first, matching the polarities shown below. Note  Do not attempt to charge the batteries.  If battery leakage occurs, remove any leaked fluid in the battery compartment, and replace the batteries with new ones.
  • Page 13: About Songpal

    The services provided by third parties may change, stop or be terminated without notice. What you can do with Sony does not assume any responsibility for such situations. SongPal What you can control with SongPal varies depending on the connected device.
  • Page 14: Listening To Music Through A

    When a list of detected devices appears Before using the BLUETOOTH function, on the display of the BLUETOOTH perform pairing to register your BLUETOOTH device, select “SRS-X99”. device. If passkey entry is required on the display of the BLUETOOTH device, enter Note “0000”.
  • Page 15 To cancel the connection with the Start playback on the BLUETOOTH device BLUETOOTH device. Disconnect the BLUETOOTH connection on the BLUETOOTH device.  You can perform a pairing operation or attempt to make a BLUETOOTH connection with another When you finish playing music, the BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH device while the BLUETOOTH connection may terminate automatically, connection is established with one BLUETOOTH...
  • Page 16: Listening To Music By One-Touch Action (Nfc)

    Listening to music by When you touch an NFC-compliant smartphone on the unit while another BLUETOOTH device is one-touch action (NFC) connected with this unit, the BLUETOOTH device is disconnected and the unit is connected with the smartphone. NFC is a technology for short-range wireless communication between various devices such as a mobile phone and IC tag.
  • Page 17: Listening To Music Via A Wi-Fi Network

    LAN cable directly. document). Method for using a PC See “Connecting with a PC” (page 17). Method for using a wired network  Refer to Help Guide for details. LAN cable (not supplied) Use a commercially-available LAN cable to connect.
  • Page 18 When you connect the unit to a PC for the first time, it takes about 4 or 5 minutes until the LINK indicator stops flashing and stays lit. SSID Display [Sony Network Device See the recorded password in step 1 Settings] on your PC. (page 17).
  • Page 19: Listening To The Same Music From The Multiple Speakers (Songpal Link Function)

    Google Cast-enabled music app. in different rooms with ultimate sound quality.  Launch SongPal, then tap [SRS-X99]  [Settings]  [Google Cast]  [Learn how to cast]. Install the free application  See the instructions, then find and...
  • Page 20: Listening To An Internet Music Service (Spotify)

     Refer to Help Guide for detailed operation. Select the unit When “Spotify Connect” is activated, the Connect icon ( ) lights up.
  • Page 21: Listening To Music On A High-Resolution Supported Walkman® And Xperia™ (Usb-B)

    * Optional High-Resolution Audio USB Adaptor WM-PORT Cable can be ordered from your Connect the device to the AUDIO nearest Sony Service Center. IN jack with an audio cable (not To connect Xperia, use a commercially available supplied). cable.
  • Page 22: Additional Information

     Check that the NFC function of the before consulting your nearest Sony dealer. smartphone is set to on.   Check to see if the problem is listed in this If the smartphone is in a case, remove it.
  • Page 23 AC power cord in again and turn on the unit. If the / (on/standby) indicator keeps flashing, consult your Distorted sound/humming or noise in the nearest Sony dealer or the shop where you unit output purchased this unit. ...
  • Page 24 1 ····· procedure again.  Refer to Help Guide for symptoms other than 0 ····· the above. Signal Number of flashing function strength indicators Flashing stops when any button is tapped. To receive a stronger signal, try the following: ...
  • Page 25: What Is Bluetooth Wireless Technology

     If the system is used within 10 m (about What is BLUETOOTH 30 ft) of a wireless LAN device, turn off the wireless LAN device. wireless technology? Interference to other devices Microwaves emitting from a BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH wireless technology is a short- device may affect the operation of range wireless technology that enables electronic medical devices.
  • Page 26: Specifications

    Super tweeter (Front): 25 W × 2 (at less than LDAC is an audio coding technology developed 10 % harmonic distortion, 10 kHz) by Sony that enables the transmission of High- Midrange: 25 W × 2 (at less than 10 % Resolution (Hi-Res) Audio content, even over a harmonic distortion, 1 kHz) BLUETOOTH connection.
  • Page 27 AIFF: 32/44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192 kHz (16/ Dimensions (w/h/d) (including projecting parts 24 bit) and controls) FLAC: 32/44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192 kHz Approx. 430 mm × 133 mm × 125 mm (169.3 (16/24 bit) inches × 52.4 inches × 49.2 inches) ALAC: 32/44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192 kHz Mass (16/24 bit) DSD (DSF/DSDIFF): 2.8 MHz (1 bit) Approx.
  • Page 28 10.2.2 or later.    iPhone 6 Note    iPhone 5s Sony cannot accept responsibility in the event that data recorded to iPhone/iPad/iPod is lost or    iPhone 5c damaged when using your iPhone/iPad/iPod   ...
  • Page 29 This warranty is valid only in the United States. / Cette garantie ne s’applique qu’aux États-Unis. / Esta garantía sólo es válida en Estados Unidos.
  • Page 30 ©2015 Sony Corporation Printed in China...
  • Page 31 BLUETOOTH Connect your smartphone to your Wi-Fi network. Set the BLUETOOTH function of the Tap [SRS-X99] on your connection between the smartphone and the If your smartphone does not support the NFC function, smartphone to on.
  • Page 32 Select [Media Sharing], then check [Library name]. Select (Throw) from the bottom of the Media Go Select [SRS-X99] on the Throw menu of Media Go. Select a song to play and adjust the volume. [Library name] can be changed to an arbitrary name.

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