3 Press and hold the DIMMER key for more than 2 seconds to select
the A-REC or M-REC mode during digital input.
1 Rec mode off : The digital input record mode is switched off.
2 A-REC mode
: The digital input signals (DTS, Dolby Digital,
or PCM) are identified automatically and
converted into stereo signals that are ready
3 M-REC mode : The input signal type at the moment this
mode is selected is held throughout this
• When the M-REC mode is selected, the digital input signal is
converted to stereo signals (down-mix). But once the digital signal
is changed to other signal, no signal is output.
When the A-REC mode is selected, the digital input signal is
converted to stereo signals even if the digital signal is changed.
For A-REC mode:
For M-REC mode:
4 Start playback, then start recording.
• If the audio reproduction stops in the middle due to change in the
input signals, etc., press the DIMMER key.
Listening to radio broadcasts
This model can store up to 40 stations in the memory and recall them by
Tuning radio stations
Use the INPUT SELECTOR knob or TUNER key to select the
Use the BAND key to select the desired broadcast band.
Each press switches the band
Use the AUTO/MONO key to select the desired tuning method.
Each press switches the tuning method as follows:
1 AUTO lit (auto tuning)
2 AUTO not lit (manual tuning)
"AUTO" indicator lights up in the display.
• Normally, set to "AUTO" (auto tuning). If the radio waves are weak
and there is a lot of interference, switch to manual tuning. (With
manual tuning, stereo broadcasts will be received in monaural.)
Use the MULTI CONTROL knob or MULTI CONTROL % / ﬁ keys,
or TUNING 1 / ¡ keys to select the station.
"ST." lights when a broadcast
is being received in stereo.
"TUNED" is displayed when a
station is received.
: The next station is tuned automatically.
Manual tuning : Turn the knob (press the key) to select the desired
TUNING 1 / ¡
"AM" or "FM" indicator
appears in the display