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Dear customer
Thank you for purchasing this product.
For optimum performance and safety, please read these instructions carefully.
Before connecting, operating or adjusting this product, please read the instructions completely.
Please keep this manual for future reference.
The illustrations shown may differ from your unit.
Included Installation Instructions
The installation should never be done by any other than a qualified installation specialist.
Before commencing work, carefully read these installation instructions and the operating instructions
to ensure that installation is performed correctly.
(Please keep these instructions. You may need them when maintaining or moving this unit.)
If you have any questions contact
For U.S.A. and Puerto Rico: 1-800-211-PANA(7262)
For Canada:
For U.S.A. and Puerto Rico: The warranty can be found on page 18.
For Canada: The warranty can be found on page 20.
As an ENERGY STAR Partner,
Panasonic has determined that
this product meets the ENERGY STAR
guidelines for energy efficiency.
For Canada only: The word "Participant" is used in place of the word

Operating Instructions

Home Theater Audio System
Model No.


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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    For U.S.A. and Puerto Rico: The warranty can be found on page 18. For Canada: The warranty can be found on page 20. As an ENERGY STAR Partner, Panasonic has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency.
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries. HDAVI Control™ is a trademark of Panasonic Corporation. VIERA Link™ is a trademark of Panasonic Corporation. EZ Sync™ is a trademark of Panasonic Corporation.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Operating Instructions IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ... 3 Licenses ... 3 Accessories ... 5 Unit care ... 5 Control reference guide ... 6 Main unit (Front) ...6 Main unit (Rear) ...6 Remote control ...7 Placement ... 8 Assembling the unit ... 9 Connections ...
  • Page 5: Accessories

    ≥ Operations in these instructions are described mainly with the remote control, but you can perform the operations on the main unit if the controls are the same. ≥ Some accessories and external devices mentioned in these operating instructions that are not supplied with this product may not be for sale in certain regions.
  • Page 6: Control Reference Guide

    Control reference guide Main unit (Front) Standby/on switch (POWER Í/I) 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. Adjust the Volume of this unit Select the source “TV”...
  • Page 7: Remote Control

    ≥ Do not leave the battery(ies) in an automobile exposed to direct sunlight for a long period of time with doors and windows closed. Replace battery with Panasonic part No. CR2025 only. Use of another battery may present a risk of fire or explosion.
  • Page 8: Placement

    If the problem persists, you can use the optional Panasonic IR Blaster (SH-WR10) to relay the signal to the TV. ≥ The optional Panasonic IR Blaster (SH-WR10) is only compatible with Panasonic TVs. Purchase SH-WR10 (Accessory IR Blaster) at selected dealers or online by visiting our Web Site at:
  • Page 9: Assembling The Unit

    Assembling the unit Refer to the following when placing this unit on a table or in a rack. For wall mount, refer to the installation instructions. ( Professional installation is required. The installation should never be done by any other than a qualified installation specialist. Preparation ≥To prevent damage or scratches, lay down a soft cloth and perform the assembly on it.
  • Page 10: Connections

    The HDMI connection supports VIERA Link “HDAVI Control” ( 14) when used with a compatible Panasonic TV. ≥ Use High Speed HDMI Cables that have the HDMI logo (as shown on the cover). It is recommended that you use Panasonic’s HDMI cable.
  • Page 11: Connection From An Hdmi Compatible Device

    Connection from an HDMI compatible device You can output the audio signal from the connected HDMI compatible Blu-ray player, DVD player, etc. with this unit and pass the signal through to your TV. Preparation ≥Connect this unit to the TV. ( E.g., Blu-ray Disc Player ≥...
  • Page 12: Using This Unit

    Using this unit Preparation ≥ Turn on the TV. ≥ If VIERA Link is activated on both the connected TV and this unit, make sure to change the TV’s settings for this unit. ( with the TV (VIERA Link ≥ If VIERA Link is not activated or if the TV is not compatible with VIERA Link, reduce the volume of the TV to its minimum.
  • Page 13: Audio Effects

    Audio effects The various audio effects Clear-mode Dialog You can make the dialogue stand out from the background noise and also hear sound as if it is coming from the center of the TV. Sound Effect You can enjoy a dynamic sound with a natural expansion.
  • Page 14: Linked Operations With The Tv

    EZ Sync VIERA Link “HDAVI Control” is a convenient function that offers linked operations of this unit, and a Panasonic TV (VIERA) under “HDAVI Control”. You can use this function by connecting the equipment with an HDMI cable. See the operating instructions for connected equipment for operational details.
  • Page 15: Specifications

    Specifications GENERAL Power consumption: Power consumption in standby mode: Power supply: Dimensions (WkHkD): (Without wall mount bracket) 800 mmk108 mmk58 mm (With wall mount bracket) 800 mmk108 mmk80 mm Mass (Weight): (Without wall mount bracket) Approx. 3.2 kg (7.1 lbs) (With wall mount bracket) Approx.
  • Page 16: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Before requesting service, make the following checks. If you are in doubt about some of the check points, or if the solutions indicated in the following guide do not solve the problem, refer to “Customer Services Directory (United States and Puerto Rico)” on page 19 if you reside in the U.S.A. or Puerto Rico, or refer to “Product information”...
  • Page 17: Remote Control Code

    ≥ Turn the connected device off and on again. ≥ Turn this unit off and reconnect the HDMI cables and then turn this unit on again. If this unit is connected to a non-Panasonic ARC compatible TV, connect using an optical digital audio cable. ( ≥...
  • Page 18: Limited Warranty (only For U.s.a. And Puerto Rico)

    This warranty is extended only to the original purchaser of a new product which was not sold “as is”. Carry-In or Mail-In Service To find a service center please visit help or call 1-800-211-PANA (7262). When shipping the unit, carefully pack, include all accessories, and send it prepaid, adequately insured and preferably in the original carton.
  • Page 19: Product Service

    Saturday-Sunday 10am-7pm EST For hearing or speech impaired TTY users, TTY: 1-877-833-8855 Accessory Purchases (United States and Puerto Rico) Purchase Parts, Accessories and Instruction Books online for all Panasonic Products by visiting our Web Site at: Or, send your request by E-mail to:
  • Page 20: Limited Warranty (only For Canada)

    Limited Warranty (ONLY FOR CANADA) PANASONIC PRODUCT—LIMITED WARRANTY Panasonic Canada Inc. warrants this product to be free from defects in material and workmanship and agrees to remedy any such defect for a period as stated below from the date of original purchase.
  • Page 21: Installation Instructions

    Installation Instructions Home Theater Audio System SC-HTB10 Model No. Safety Precautions WARNING Ensure that the installation location is strong enough to support long-term use. ≥If its strength becomes insufficient over the course of long-term use, the unit may drop, possibly causing injury.
  • Page 22 WARNING: PROFESSIONAL INSTALLATION IS REQUIRED. PANASONIC DISCLAIMS ANY PROPERTY DAMAGE AND/OR SERIOUS INJURY, INCLUDING DEATH RESULTING FROM IMPROPER INSTALLATION OR INCORRECT HANDLING. Requests regarding handling: 1 Exercise care when selecting the location for the unit because it may discolor or deform due to light or heat if it is placed where it is exposed to direct sunlight, or near a heater.
  • Page 23: Components

    Components The images shown in this installation instructions are for illustrative purpose only. Check the supplied components before starting. ∏ 2 Wall mount brackets (RYQX1034-K) ∏ 2 Lock pins (RYQX1048) Commercially available components (not supplied) ≥ Screws for wall mounting ≥...
  • Page 24: Connections

    Connections Complete all the necessary connections to this unit. ( ≥ Connect the AC power supply cord to this unit, but do not connect it to the household AC outlet until the installation is completed. ≥ For details, refer to the operating instructions for this unit. Placement Use the measurements indicated below to identify the screwing positions on the wall.
  • Page 25: Attaching This Unit To A Wall

    Attaching this unit to a wall Thread a cord (not supplied) through the wall mount bracket. ≥ Use a cord which is capable of supporting over 20 kg (44.1 lbs). Attach the lock pins into the wall mount bracket. ≥ The lock pins are designed to lock the wall mount brackets to the screws that this unit is attached to. Hence, preventing this unit from falling off the screws.
  • Page 26 Mount the unit securely onto the screws. A Move this unit so that the screw is in this position. ≥ Be sure that both the wall mount brackets are securely attached to the screws. ≥ If this unit is tilting forward, remove this unit from the screws and adjust by tightening the screws. Push the lock pins fully into place.
  • Page 28 Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Responsible Party: Panasonic Corporation of North America One Panasonic Way Secaucus, NJ 07094 Support Contact: Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company Telephone No.: 1-800-211-PANA (7262)

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