Panasonic SC-HC200 Compact Stereo System Manual

Panasonic SC-HC200 Compact Stereo System Manual

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Panasonic SC-HC200 Compact Stereo System Manual

Introduction

Thank you for purchasing this product.
For optimum performance and safety, please read these instructions carefully.
Please keep this manual for future reference.

Your system and the illustrations can look differently.

Bottom of product:
Bottom of product

Product Identification Marking is located on the bottom of the unit.

The holes at the back are used only by the retailers for product display purposes.
Panasonic cannot be held responsible for any property damage and/or serious injury, including death resulting from improper use of these holes.

Safety precautions

Unit

  • To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or product damage,
    • Do not expose this unit to rain, moisture, dripping or splashing.
    • Do not place objects filled with liquids, such as vases, on this unit.
    • Use the recommended accessories.
    • Do not remove covers.
    • Do not repair this unit by yourself. Refer servicing to qualified service personnel.
    • Do not let metal objects fall inside this unit.


Unit

  • To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or product damage,
    • Do not install or place this unit in a bookcase, built-in cabinet or in another confined space. Ensure this unit is well ventilated.
    • Do not obstruct this unit's ventilation openings with newspapers, tablecloths, curtains, and similar items.
    • Do not place sources of naked flames, such as lighted candles, on this unit.
  • This unit is intended for use in moderate climates.
  • This unit may receive radio interference caused by mobile telephones during use. If such interference occurs, please increase separation between this unit and the mobile telephone.
  • This unit utilizes a laser. Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure.

AC mains lead

  • The mains plug is the disconnecting device. Install this unit so that the mains plug can be unplugged from the socket outlet immediately.

Battery

  • Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the type recommended by the manufacturer.
  • When disposing of the batteries, please contact your local authorities or dealer and ask for the correct method of disposal.
  • Do not heat or expose to flame.
  • Do not leave the battery(ies) in a car exposed to direct sunlight for a long period of time with doors and windows closed.
  • Do not break open or short-circuit the battery.
  • Do not charge the alkaline or manganese battery.
  • Do not use the battery if the cover has peeled off.
  • Remove the battery if you do not use the remote control for a long period of time. Keep in a cool, dark area.

Caution for AC mains lead

(For the AC mains plug of three pins)

For your safety, please read the following text carefully.
This appliance is supplied with a moulded three pin mains plug for your safety and convenience.
A 5-ampere fuse is fitted in this plug.
Should the fuse need to be replaced please ensure that the replacement fuse has a rating of 5-ampere and that it is approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362.

Check for the ASTA mark or the BSI mark on the body of the fuse.

If the plug contains a removable fuse cover you must ensure that it is refitted when the fuse is replaced. If you lose the fuse cover the plug must not be used until a replacement cover is obtained.
A replacement fuse cover can be purchased from your local dealer.

Before use
Remove the connector cover.

How to replace the fuse
The location of the fuse differ according to the type of AC mains plug (figures A and B). Confirm the AC mains plug fitted and follow the instructions below.

Illustrations may differ from actual AC mains plug.

  1. Open the fuse cover with a screwdriver.
Figure A
Figure B
  1. Replace the fuse and close or attach the fuse cover.
Figure A
Figure B

License

The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Panasonic Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.

References

About Bluetooth®
Panasonic cannot be held responsible for data and/or information that is compromised during a wireless transmission.

Frequency band

  • This system uses the 2.4 GHz frequency band.

Certification

  • This system conforms to the frequency restrictions and has received certification based on frequency laws. Thus, a wireless permit is not necessary.
  • The actions below are punishable by law in some countries:
    • Taking apart or modifying the unit.
    • Removing specification indications.

Restrictions of use

  • Wireless transmission and/or usage with all Bluetooth®equipped devices is not guaranteed.
  • All devices must conform to standards set by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc.
  • Depending on the specifications and settings of a device, it can fail to connect or some operations can be different.
  • This system supports Bluetooth® security features. But depending on the operating environment and/or settings, this security is possibly not sufficient. Transmit data wirelessly to this system with caution.
  • This system cannot transmit data to a Bluetooth®device.

Range of use

  • Use this device at a maximum range of 10 m.
  • The range can decrease depending on the environment, obstacles or interference.

Interference from other devices

  • This system may not function properly and troubles such as noise and sound jumps may arise due to radio wave interference if this unit is located too close to other Bluetooth® devices or the devices that use the 2.4 GHz band.
  • This system may not function properly if radio waves from a nearby broadcasting station, etc. is too strong.

Intended usage

  • This system is for normal, general use only.
  • Do not use this system near an equipment or in an environment that is sensitive to radio frequency interference (example: airports, hospitals, laboratories, etc.).

Supplied accessories

Check and identify the supplied accessories.
Use numbers indicated in parentheses when asking for replacement parts. (Product numbers correct as of December 2017. These may be subject to change.)

  • 1 AC mains lead
    For the United Kingdom and Ireland (K2CT2YY00089)
    For others (K2CQ2YY00107)
  • 1 FM indoor antenna (RSAX0002)

  • For the United Kingdom and Ireland
    1 Antenna plug adaptor (K1YZ02000013)

  • 1 Remote control (N2QAYB000984)
The symbols on this product (including the accessories) represent the following:
AC
DC
Class II equipment (The construction of the product is double-insulated.)
ON
Standby

Making the connections

Connect the AC power supply cord only after all the other connections have been made.
Making the connections

  1. Connect the FM indoor antenna.

For the United Kingdom and Ireland

Connect the FM outdoor antenna.
Use an outdoor antenna if reception is poor.
Connect the FM outdoor antenna


Keep the antenna plug adaptor out of reach of children to prevent swallowing.

warning Note:

  • Do not use the outdoor antenna (not supplied) during a lightning storm.
  • Disconnect the outdoor antenna (not supplied) if you do not use the system.
  1. Connect the AC mains lead.
    (For the AC mains plug of three pins)
    READ THE "Caution for AC mains lead" BEFORE CONNECTION.

    Do not use any other AC mains lead except the supplied one.

Conserving power
The system consumes a small amount of power (13) even when it is in standby mode. Disconnect the power supply if you do not use the system. Some settings will be lost after you disconnect the system. You have to set them again.

warning Note:

  • These speakers do not have magnetic shielding. Do not put them near TVs, PCs or other equipment easily influenced by magnetism.
  • Tape the antenna to a wall with the least amount of interference.
  • Use an outdoor antenna (not supplied) if reception is poor.

Overview of controls

Do the procedures with the remote control. You can also use the buttons on the main unit if they are the same.
Overview of controls

  1. Standby/on switch ,
    Press to switch the unit from on to standby mode or vice versa. In standby mode, the unit is still consuming a small amount of power.
  2. Select the audio source
    On the remote control:
    Press the corresponding button to select the source.
    [ ]: BLUETOOTH
    [USB/CD]: USB CD
    [RADIO]: FM
    On the main unit:


    Select "BLUETOOTH" as the audio source
    To start Bluetooth®pairing or disconnect a Bluetooth device, press and hold the corresponding button.
  3. Basic playback control
  4. View the setup menu
  5. View the content information
  6. Select or confirm the option
  7. Open or close the sliding door
  8. Decrease the brightness of the display panel
    To cancel, press the button again.
  9. Adjust the volume level
  10. Mute the sound
    To cancel, press the button again.
    "MUTE" is also cancelled when you adjust the volume or when you switch off the system.
  11. View the play menu
  12. Select the sound effects
  13. USB port ()
  14. Sliding door
  15. Display panel
  16. Remote control sensor
    Distance: Within approximately 7 m
    Angle: Approximately 20° up and down, 30° left and right

Preparing the remote control

Preparing the remote control
Use alkaline or manganese battery.
Install the battery so that the poles (+ and –) align with those in the remote control.

Preparing the media

Disc

  1. Press [USB/CD] to select "CD".
  2. Press [CD] (main unit: []) to open the sliding door.
    Put in a disc with the label facing towards you.
  3. Press [CD ] (main unit: []) again to close the sliding door.
    Keep fingers away from the sliding door when it is closing.

USB


Press [USB/CD] to select "USB".

warningNote:
Do not use a USB extension cable. The system cannot recognise USB device connected through a cable.

Bluetooth®

You can connect and play an audio device wirelessly through Bluetooth®.

Preparation

  • Switch on the Bluetooth® feature of the device and put the device near the system.
  • Read the operating instructions of the device for details.

Pairing a device

Preparation
If this system is connected to a Bluetooth® device, disconnect it. (~below)

  1. Press [ ] to select "BLUETOOTH".
    If "PAIRING" is shown, continue with step 3.
  2. Press [PLAY MENU] to select "PAIRING".
    Or press and hold [ –PAIRING] on the main unit until "PAIRING" is shown.
  3. Select "SC-HC200" from the Bluetooth® menu of the device.
    If prompted for a passkey, input "0000". The device connects with this system automatically after pairing is complete.
    The MAC address (example: 6C:5A:B5:B3:1D:0F) may be shown before "SC-HC200" is shown. The name of the connected device is shown for a few seconds.

warning Note:
You can pair up to 8 devices with this system. If a 9th device is paired, the device that has not been used for the longest time will be replaced.

Connecting a device

Preparation
If this system is connected to a Bluetooth® device, disconnect it. (~below)

  1. Press [ ] to select "BLUETOOTH". "BLUETOOTH READY" is shown.
  2. Select "SC-HC200" from the Bluetooth® menu of the device.
    The name of the connected device is shown for a few seconds.
  3. Start playback on the device.

warning Note:

  • A device must be paired to connect.
  • This system can only connect to one device at a time.
  • When "BLUETOOTH" is selected as the source, this system will automatically try to connect to the last connected device
    ("LINKING" is shown during this process.)

Disconnecting a device

  1. Press [ ] to select "BLUETOOTH".
  2. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "DISCONNECT?".
  3. Press [, ] to select "OK? YES" and then press [OK].

warning Note:
A device is disconnected when you:

  • Select a different source.
  • Move the device out of the maximum range.
  • Disable the Bluetooth® transmission of the device.
  • Switch off the system or the device.

You can change the link mode to suit the connection type.

Preparation
If this system is connected to a Bluetooth® device, disconnect it. (6)

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "LINK MODE".
  2. Press [, ] to select the mode and then press [OK].
MODE 1 Emphasis on connectivity.
MODE 2 (default) Emphasis on sound quality.

warning Note:

  • Depending on the device, the playback image and sound may not be synchronised. In this case, select "MODE 1".
  • Select "MODE 1" if the sound is interrupted.

Input level

You can change the input level setting if the sound input level of the Bluetooth®transmission is too low.

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "INPUT LEVEL".
  2. Press [, ] to select the level and then press [OK].

warning Note:

  • The default setting is "LEVEL 0".
  • Select "LEVEL 0" if the sound is distorted.

Media playback

The following marks indicate the availability of the feature.
CD
: CD-R/RW in CD-DA format or with MP3 files.
USB : USB device with MP3 files.
BLUETOOTH
: Bluetooth®device.

Basic playback

CD
USB

BLUETOOTH

Play Press [].
Stop Press [].
USB
The position is memorised.
"RESUME" is shown.
Press again to stop fully.
Pause Press [].
Press again to continue playback.
Skip Press [] or [] to skip track.
CD USB
Press [, ] to skip MP3 album.
Search Press and hold [] or []

warning Note:
Depending on the Bluetooth® device, some operations may not work.

Viewing available information

CD
USB
BLUETOOTH

You can view the available information on the display panel.

Press [DISPLAY].

warningNote:

  • Maximum characters that can be shown: Approximately 32
  • This system supports ver. 1.0, 1.1 and 2.3 ID3 tags.
  • Text data that the system does not support can show differently.
  • Example: MP3 album and track number display.

Play menu

CD
USB

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "PLAYMODE" or "REPEAT".
  2. Press [, ] to select the setting and then press [OK].

PLAYMODE

OFF
PLAYMODE
Cancel the setting.
1-TRACK
1

Play one selected track.

Press [] or [] to select the track.

1-ALBUM
1

Play one selected MP3 album.

Press [, ] to select the MP3 album.

RANDOM
RND
Play all tracks randomly.
1-ALBUM
RANDOM
1 RND
Play all tracks in one selected MP3 album randomly.
Press [, ] to select the MP3 album.

REPEAT

OFF REPEAT Cancel the setting.
ON REPEAT
Repeat playback.

warning Note:

  • During random playback, you cannot skip to tracks which have been played.
  • The setting is cancelled when you open the sliding door or disconnect the USB device.

Note on disc

  • This system can play CD-R/RW with CD-DA or MP3 format content.
  • This system can access up to:
    – CD-DA: 99 tracks
  • Before playback, finalise the disc on the device it was recorded on.
  • Some CD-R/RW cannot be played because of the condition of the recording.

Note on USB device

  • This system does not guarantee connection with all USB devices.
  • This system supports USB 2.0 full speed.
  • This system can support USB devices of up to 32 GB.
  • Only FAT 12/16/32 file system is supported.

Note on MP3 file

  • Files are defined as tracks and folders are defined as albums.
  • Tracks must have the extension ".mp3" or ".MP3".
  • Tracks will not necessarily be played in the order you recorded them.
  • Some files can fail to work because of the sector size.

MP3 file on disc

  • This system can access up to:
    • 255 albums (including root folder)
    • 999 tracks
    • 20 sessions
  • Disc must conform to ISO9660 level 1 or 2 (except for extended formats).

MP3 file on USB device

  • This system can access up to:
    • 800 albums (including root folder)
    • 8000 tracks
    • 999 tracks in one album

Radio

Preparation
Press [RADIO].

Manual tuning

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "TUNE MODE".
  2. Press [, ] to select "MANUAL" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [] or [] to tune in to the station.
    To tune automatically, press and hold the button until the frequency starts changing quickly. "STEREO" is shown when a stereo broadcast is being received.

Memory presetting

You can preset up to 30 FM stations.

Automatic presetting

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] to select "A.PRESET".
  2. Press [, ] to select "LOWEST" or "CURRENT" and then press [OK].
    The tuner presets all the stations it can receive into the channels in ascending order. To cancel, press [].
LOWEST Tuning begins from the lowest frequency.
CURRENT Tuning begins from the current frequency.

Manual presetting

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "TUNE MODE".
  2. Press [, ] to select "MANUAL" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [] or [] to tune in to the station.
  4. Press [OK].
  5. Press [, ] to select a preset number and then press [OK].
    Repeat steps 3 to 5 to preset more stations. The new station replaces any station that occupies the same preset number.

Selecting a preset station

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "TUNE MODE".
  2. Press [, ] to select "PRESET" and then press [OK].
  3. Press [] or [] to select the preset station.

Improving the sound quality

  1. Press [PLAY MENU] repeatedly to select "FM MODE".
  2. Press [, ] to select "MONO" and then press [OK].
    To cancel, select "STEREO".
    "MONO" is also cancelled when you change the frequency.

To memorise the setting
Continue with step 4 of "Manual presetting". (8)

Checking the signal status

For Continental Europe
Press [DISPLAY] repeatedly to select "FM STATUS".

For others
Press [DISPLAY].

FM - - - -

The FM signal is in monaural.

The system is not tuned in to a station.

FM ST The FM signal is in stereo.
FM MONO "MONO" is selected as the "FM MODE".

RDS broadcasting

This system can show the text data transmitted by the radio data system (RDS) available in some areas.

Press [DISPLAY] repeatedly.

PS Programme service
PTY Programme type
FREQ Frequency

warning Note:
RDS may not be available if reception is poor.

Clock and timers

Setting the clock

This is a 24-hour clock.

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "CLOCK".
  2. Press [, ] to set the time and then press [OK].

To check the time
Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "CLOCK" and then press [OK].
In standby mode, press [DISPLAY].

warning Note:
Reset the clock regularly to maintain accuracy.

Sleep timer

The sleep timer switches off the system after the set time.

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "SLEEP".
  2. Press [, ] to select the setting (in minutes) and then press [OK].
    To cancel, select "OFF".

warning Note:

  • The remaining time is shown at every minute except when other operations are being performed. "SLEEP 1" will always be shown when only 1 minute remains.
  • The sleep timer always comes first. Be sure not to set an overlap of timers.

Play timer

You can set the timer to come on at a certain time to wake you up.

Preparation
Set the clock.

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "TIMER ADJ".
  2. Press [, ] to set the start time and then press [OK].
  3. Repeat step 2 to set the end time.
  4. Press [, ] to select the music source you want to play and then press [OK].

To start the timer

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "TIMER SET".
  2. Press [, ] to select "SET" and then press [OK].
    "" is shown.
    To cancel, select "OFF".
    The system must be switched off for the timer to operate.

To check the setting
Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "TIMER ADJ" and then press [OK].
In standby mode, press [DISPLAY] two times.

warning Note:

  • The timer starts at a low volume and increases gradually to the preset level.
  • The timer comes on at the set time every day if the timer is on.
  • If you switch off the system and then switch on again while a timer is in operation, the timer will not stop at the end time.
  • "CD", "USB" and "FM" can be set as the music source.

Sound effects

  1. Press [SOUND] repeatedly to select the sound effect.
  2. Press [, ] to select the setting and then press [OK].
MY SOUND "SOUND 1", "SOUND 2" or "SOUND 3" (~below)
PRESET EQ "HEAVY", "SOFT", "CLEAR", "VOCAL" or "FLAT"
BASS –4 to +4
TREBLE –4 to +4
D.BASS "ON D.BASS" or "OFF D.BASS"
SURROUND "ON SURROUND" or "OFF SURROUND"

warning Note:
Changed settings will be kept until it is changed again, unless otherwise indicated.

Saving the sound settings

You can save the current sound effects (up to 3 combinations).

Preparation
Select the sound effects.

  1. Press [SETUP] to select "SAVE MY SOUND".
  2. Press [, ] to select a sound setting number and then press [OK]. "SAVED" is shown.
    The new setting replaces the one existing in the same sound setting number.

To recall the setting

  1. Press [SOUND] to select "MY SOUND".
  2. Press [, ] to select the sound setting number and then press [OK].

Others

Auto off

This system automatically switches off when you do not use it for approximately 20 minutes.

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "AUTO OFF".
  2. Press , ] to select "ON" and then press [OK].
    To cancel, select "OFF".

warning Note:
This function does not work when you are in radio source or when a Bluetooth® device is connected.

Bluetooth® standby

This function automatically switches on the system when you establish a Bluetooth®connection from a paired device.

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "BLUETOOTH STANDBY".
  2. Press [, ] to select "ON" and then press [OK].
    To cancel, select "OFF".

Software update

Occasionally, Panasonic may release updated software for this unit that may add or improve the way a feature operates. These updates are available free of charge.
For more details, refer to the following website. http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/ (This site is in English only.)

Checking the software version

  1. Press [SETUP] repeatedly to select "SW VER." and then press [OK].
    The software version is shown.
  2. Press [OK] again to exit.

Troubleshooting

Before requesting service, make the following checks. If you are in doubt about some of the check points, or if the solutions indicated do not solve the problem, consult your dealer for instructions.

Common problems

The unit cannot be switched on.

  • Connect the AC mains lead and wait for a minimum of 10 seconds before switching on the unit.

The unit does not work.

  • The safety device has been activated. Do the following:
  1. Press [1] on the main unit to switch the unit to standby mode. If the unit does not switch to standby mode, disconnect the AC mains lead and connect it again.
  2. Press [1] again to switch on the unit. If the problem persists, consult your dealer.

No operations can be done with the remote control.

  • Examine that the battery is installed correctly.

Sound is distorted or no sound.

  • Adjust the volume of the system.
  • Switch off the system, determine and correct the cause, and then switch on again. It can be caused by straining of the speakers through excessive volume or power, and when using the system in a hot environment.

A humming sound can be heard during playback.

  • An AC mains lead or fluorescent light is near the cables. Keep other appliances and cords away from the cables of this system.

Noise is heard.

  • Depending on the device, noise may be heard if the device is connected to the USB port at the same time. Disconnect the cable from the USB port.

Disc

Display not shown correctly.
Playback does not start.

  • You have not put in the disc correctly. Put it in correctly.
  • Disc is dirty. Clean the disc.
  • Replace the disc if it is scratched, warped, or non-standard.
  • There is condensation. Let the system dry for 1 to 2 hours.

The total number of tracks displayed is incorrect.
The disc cannot be read.
Distorted sound is heard.

  • You put in a disc that the system cannot play. Change to a playable disc.
  • You put in a disc that has not been finalised.

USB

No response when you press [].

  • Disconnect the USB device and then connect it again. Alternatively, switch the unit off and on again.

The USB device or the contents in it cannot be read.

  • The format of the USB device or the contents in it are not compatible with the system.
  • USB devices with storage capacity of more than 32 GB cannot work in some conditions.

Slow operation of the USB device.

  • Large content size or large memory USB device takes longer time to read.

The elapsed time shown is different from the actual play time.

  • Transfer the data to another USB device or backup the data and reformat the USB device.

Bluetooth®

Pairing cannot be done.

  • Check the Bluetooth® device condition.
  • The device is out of the 10 m communication range. Move the device nearer to the system.

The device cannot be connected.

  • The pairing of the device was unsuccessful. Do pairing again.
  • The pairing of the device has been replaced. Do pairing again.
  • This system might be connected to a different device. Disconnect the other device and try connecting the device again.
  • The system may have a problem. Switch off the system and then switch on again.
  • If "MODE 2" is selected in "LINK MODE", select "MODE 1". (7)

The device is connected but audio cannot be heard through the system.

  • For some built-in Bluetooth® devices, you have to set the audio output to "SC-HC200" manually. Read the operating instructions of the device for details.

Sound from the device is interrupted.

  • The device is out of the 10 m communication range. Move the device nearer to the system.
  • Remove any obstacle between the system and the device.
  • Other devices that use the 2.4 GHz frequency band (wireless router, microwaves, cordless phones, etc.) are interfering. Move the device nearer to the system and distance it from the other devices.
  • Select "MODE 1" for stable communication. (7)

Radio

Sound is distorted or static is heard.

  • Check that the antenna(s) is properly connected. (4)
  • Adjust the position of the antenna.
  • Keep a certain amount of distance between the antenna and the AC mains lead.
  • Use an outdoor antenna if there are buildings or mountains nearby.
  • Switch off the TV or other audio players or separate it from the system.
  • Keep the system away from mobile phones if there is interference.

If there is excessive noise during FM reception.

  • Change the audio output to monaural. (9)

Main unit displays

"--:--"

  • You connected the AC mains lead for the first time or there was a power failure recently. Set the clock.

"ADJUST CLOCK"

  • The clock is not set. Adjust the clock.

"ADJUST TIMER"

  • The play timer is not set. Adjust the play timer.

"AUTO OFF"

  • The system has not been used for 20 minutes and will switch off within a minute. To cancel, press any button.

"ERROR"

  • An incorrect operation was done. Read the instructions and try again.

"F61"
"F77"

  • Disconnect the AC mains lead and consult your dealer.

"F703"

  • Examine the Bluetooth® connection.
  • Disconnect the Bluetooth® device. Switch off the system and then switch on again.

"F76"

  • There is a problem with the power supply.
  • Disconnect the AC mains lead and consult your dealer.

"ILLEGAL OPEN"

  • The sliding door is not in a correct position. Switch off the system and then switch on again.

"NO DEVICE"

  • The USB device is not connected. Examine the connection.

"NO DISC"

  • You have not put in a disc.

"NO PLAY"

  • Examine the content. You can only play supported format.
  • The files in the USB device may be corrupted. Format the USB device and try again.
  • The system may have a problem. Switch off the system and then switch on again.

"NO SIGNAL"

  • The station cannot be received. Adjust the antenna.

"PLAYERROR"

  • You played an unsupported MP3 file. The system will skip that track and play the next one.

"LINKING"

  • This system is trying to connect to the last connected Bluetooth® device when "BLUETOOTH" is selected.

"READING"

  • The unit is checking the "CD/USB" information. After this display has disappeared, start operating.

"REMOTE 1"
"REMOTE 2"

  • The remote control and the main unit are using different codes. Change the code of the remote control.
    • When "REMOTE 1" is shown, press and hold [OK] and [ ] for a minimum of 4 seconds.
    • When "REMOTE 2" is shown, press and hold [OK] and [USB/CD] for a minimum of 4 seconds.

"SOUND 1 NOT SET"
"SOUND 2 NOT SET"
"SOUND 3 NOT SET"

  • You have not saved the sound effects into the sound setting number.

"USB OVER CURRENT ERROR"

  • The USB device is using too much power. Disconnect the USB device, switch off the system and then switch on again.

"VBR"

  • The system cannot show the remaining play time for variable bit rate (VBR) tracks.

"NOT SUPPORTED"

  • You have connected an unsupported USB device.

Remote control code

When other Panasonic equipment responds to the remote control of this system, change the remote control code for this system.

Preparation
Press [USB/CD] to select "CD".

To set the code to "REMOTE 2"

  1. Press and hold [] on the main unit and [USB/CD] on the remote control.
    "REMOTE 2" is shown.
  2. Press and hold [OK] and [USB/CD] for a minimum of 4 seconds.

To set the code to "REMOTE 1"

  1. Press and hold [] on the main unit and [ ] on the remote control.
    "REMOTE 1" is shown.
  2. Press and hold [OK] and [ ] for a minimum of 4 seconds.

System memory reset

Reset the memory when the following situations occur:

  • There is no response when buttons are pressed.
  • You want to clear and reset the memory contents.
  1. Disconnect the AC mains lead.
  2. While you press and hold on the main unit, connect the AC mains lead again.
    Continue to press and hold the button until "– – – – – – – – –" is shown.
  3. Release .
    All the settings are set back to the factory preset. It is necessary to set the memory items again.

Maintenance

Disconnect the AC power supply cord before maintenance. Clean this system with a soft, dry cloth.

  • Never use alcohol, paint thinner or benzine to clean this system.
  • Before using chemically treated cloth, read the instructions that came with the cloth carefully.

Specifications

Amplifier section

RMS output power stereo mode
Front Ch (both ch driven) 10 W per channel (8 Ω), 1 kHz, 10% THD
Total RMS power 20 W

Tuner, terminals section

Preset memory FM 30 stations
Frequency modulation (FM) Frequency range 87.50 MHz to 108.00 MHz (50 kHz step)
Antenna terminals 75 Ω (unbalanced)

Disc section

Disc played (8 cm or 12 cm) CD, CD-R/RW (CD-DA, MP3[1] )
Pick up
Wavelength

790 nm (CD)
NORSK
Bølgelengde
Laserstyrke
790 nm (CD)
Ingen farlig stråling sendes ut

USB section

USB port power W DC OUT 5 V 500 mA
USB standard USB 2.0 full speed
Media file format support MP3 (*.mp3)
Audio support format MP3[1]
Sampling frequency
Audio word size
Channel count
32/44.1/48 kHz
16 bits
2 ch
USB device file system FAT12, FAT16, FAT32

[1] MPEG-1 Layer 3, MPEG-2 Layer 3

Bluetooth® section

Version Bluetooth ® Ver. 2.1 + EDR
Class Class 2
Supported profiles A2DP, AVRCP
Frequency band 2.4 GHz band FH-SS
Operation distance 10 m line of sight
Supported codec SBC

Speaker section

Speaker unit(s)
Full range 8 cm cone type x 2

General

Power supply AC 220 V to 240 V, 50 Hz
Power consumption 14 14 W
Dimensions (W x H x D) 4 400 mm x 197 mm x 107 mm
Mass 1.9 kg
Operating temperature range 0°C to +40°C
Operating humidity range 35% to 80% RH (no condensation)

Power consumption

Power consumption in standby mode *2
(With "BLUETOOTH STANDBY" set to "OFF")

0.2 W (approximate)

Power consumption in standby mode *2
(With "BLUETOOTH STANDBY" set to "ON")

0.3 W (approximate)

[2] No device is connected to the USB port before switching to standby mode.

warning Note:

  • Specifications are subject to change without notice. Mass and dimensions are approximate.
  • Total harmonic distortion is measured by the digital spectrum analyser.

Documents / Resources

References

Download manual

Here you can download full pdf version of manual, it may contain additional safety instructions, warranty information, FCC rules, etc.

Download Panasonic SC-HC200 Compact Stereo System Manual

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