AN-ACS1U 1BIT THEATER RACK SYSTEM OPERATION MANUAL MANUAL DE OPERACIÓN IMPORTANT : Please read this operation manual before starting operating the equipment. IMPORTANTE : Lea este manual de operación antes de comenzar a operar el equipo.
DEAR SHARP CUSTOMER Thank you for your purchase of the Sharp 1 BIT THEATER RACK SYSTEM. To ensure safety and many years of trouble-free operation of your product, please read the Important Safety Instructions carefully before using this product. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Electricity is used to perform many useful functions, but it can also cause personal injuries and property damage if improperly handled.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS • Water and Moisture — Do not use this product near water - for example, near a bath tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub; in a wet basement; or near a swimming pool; and the like. •...
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS • To prevent ﬁ re or shock hazard, do not place the AC cord under the product or other heavy items. • Turn off the main power and unplug the AC cord from the wall outlet before handling. •...
Using this product with a higher voltage other than that speciﬁ ed is dangerous and may result in a ﬁ re or other types of accident, causing damage. SHARP will not be held responsible for any damage resulting from the use of this unit with a voltage other than...
Accessories Please conﬁ rm that the following accessories are included. Remote control (x1) “AA” size battery (x2) HDMI cable (x1) (UM/SUM-3, R6, HP-7 or similar) Page 10 Page 17 Pages 14-15 Optical digital cable (x1) Top glass cover (x1) Glass shelf (x1) Pages 14-15 Page 11 Page 11...
Controls and indicators Main unit (front view) Top glass cover Page 11 Front speaker (L-ch) Control/Display part Front speaker (R-ch) • The left-channel sound is • The right-channel sound is reproduced here. reproduced here. Glass shelf Page 11 The top glass cover and glass shelf must be installed before use. (Page 11) Subwoofer •...
Controls and indicators Control part POWER VOLUME +/- Page 16 • Switches the unit between on and off (stand-by). Page 18 • Turns up/down the volume. Remote sensor Power indicator Page 17 Pages 16•19 • Point the remote control at •...
Controls and indicators Main unit (rear view) Wall spacer Ampliﬁer part Wall spacer Page 11 Page 11 Bass reﬂex duct (Do not insert any objects here.) Subwoofer Ampliﬁ er part HDMI INPUT/OUTPUT Cooling fan Pages 14•15 HDMI INPUT (FROM PLAYER) •...
Controls and indicators Remote control Remote control transmitter POWER Page 16 • Press to turn the power of the unit on and off (stand-by). INPUT Page 19 • Press one of these buttons to select the input source. SOUND MODE Page 21 •...
Installing the unit Before installation • Because this unit is extremely heavy, it must always be handled by at least two persons, to prevent the risk of injury and accidents. • For safety, protective gloves should be worn when handling the unit. •...
Installing the unit Positioning the unit in the room Choose the installation location of the unit so that there is enough room to position the TV, media player, or other components and to make the necessary Ensure that there is a Ensure that there is a connections.
Connections • Before making connections, disconnect the power cords from all units. For details on Refer to the manual of the respective unit for detailed instructions. connection, please • Do not connect HDMI CEC-enabled audio equipment to this unit or to the TV. see pages 14 - 15.
Connections Connecting a TV (with HDMI connector) AQUOS LINK Use both the optical digital cable and HDMI cable for the connection. To use the AQUOS LINK function (pages 24 - 27), connect the audio signal of the TV to the AUX1 connector. If AUX2 is used, you must manually select the AUX2 input.
Connections Connecting a Blu-ray Disc player or similar (with HDMI connector) AQUOS LINK Use the HDMI cable for the connection. To HDMI output Blu-ray Disc player Cables to use connector or similar HDMI cable (supplied or commercially available) If the cable is equipped with a protective To HDMI output Blu-ray Disc player connector...
AC power connection Connecting the AC power cord After checking that all the connections have been made correctly, connect the AC power cord to the AC outlet. Power indicator lights up in red. Lit in red NOTE • When connecting the power cords of the various components, plug in the Rear panel (ampliﬁer part) power cord of the TV last.
Remote control Battery installation Open the battery cover. Precautions for battery use: Open • Replace all old batteries with new ones at the same time. • Do not mix old and new batteries. • Remove the batteries if the unit will not be used for long periods of time.
General control Subwoofer control The subwoofer level can be adjusted. Press SUBWOOFER LEVEL. • The current subwoofer level setting is shown. When you press the button again while the level is shown (within 3 seconds), you can change the subwoofer level. To increase the level, press SUBWOOFER LEVEL +.
Listening to the playback sound Turn on the connected equipment. Press POWER to turn the power on. The power indicator lights up green. Lit in green Select the source to be playback. Main unit operation: Press INPUT repeatedly to select a source. POWER Power indicator (Before doing this, wait until a source is shown on the...
Enjoying surround sound (sound mode) This product incorporates decoders supporting the Dolby Digital system and DTS system. Dolby Pro Logic Dolby Digital System expanding 2ch stereo sound to more spacious sound. One of the digital audio systems for theatrical use. When setting Dolby Virtual Speaker to “ON”, Dolby Pro You can also enjoy the stereophonic effect in the home Logic is activated to enjoy the stereo sound effect.
Enjoying surround sound (sound mode) Preset sound mode Select any of the 11 preset sound modes already set to the optimal sound quality levels. Select a desired sound mode by pressing one of the SOUND MODE buttons. The display content differs, depending on the sound mode. (See table below.) Dolby Sound...
Enjoying surround sound (sound mode) Dolby Virtual Speaker (DVS) sound mode The Dolby Virtual Speaker (DVS) creates virtual surrounds comparable to the 5.1ch sound produced by the 2.1ch speaker. When DVS is set to “ON” for 2 channel stereo signals, Dolby Pro Logic brings out virtual sound effects through the signals converted into 5.1ch.
Enjoying surround sound (sound mode) Audistry sound mode Enjoy a variety of sounds by each or any combination of the 4 modes. Press the button for your desired mode. Display Press it again to cancel. Symbol for selected mode lights up. Display (bottom row) Sound setting for current mode is shown for 3 seconds.
• To use the AQUOS LINK functions, the AQUOS AUDIO system and AQUOS TV, Blu-ray Disc player or other components must be connected with HDMI cable. Connect the AQUOS LINK-enabled SHARP AQUOS TV or Blu-ray Disc player directly to the AQUOS AUDIO system.
AQUOS LINK AQUOS LINK Setup • Use the remote control of the AQUOS TV and point it towards the AQUOS TV for operation. Reproducing the sound of the AQUOS TV through the AQUOS AUDIO system You can opt to listen to the TV sound only from the AQUOS AUDIO system.
AQUOS LINK Reproducing AQUOS TV sound through the AQUOS AUDIO system • Use the remote control of the AQUOS TV and point it towards the AQUOS TV for operation. Press POWER. • Along with the AQUOS TV, power to the AQUOS AUDIO system is turned on automatically.
AQUOS LINK Use a to select “ON” and press ENTER. To cancel the setting Use b to select "OFF" and then press ENTER. Enabling the low power stand-by mode In the factory default condition, the unit is set up so that also while power of the AQUOS AUDIO system is off, it is possible to play back video and audio from a non-HDMI CEC-enabled component (such as a media player) on the AQUOS TV.
Troubleshooting chart Many potential problems can be resolved by the owner without calling a service technician. If something is wrong with this product, check the following before calling your authorized SHARP dealer or service center. General Reference Symptom Possible cause page No sound is heard.
Error indications and warnings When you fail to perform operations properly, the following messages are displayed on the unit. Error message Possible Error • The cooling fan at the rear of the unit does not run. Unplug the AC power cord and check if foreign objects get caught around the cooling fan. (*) (Shown for 3 seconds) •...
Speciﬁ cations As part of our policy of continuous improvement, SHARP reserves the right to make design and speciﬁ cation changes for product improvement without prior notice. The performance speciﬁ cation ﬁ gures indicated are nominal values of production units. There may be some deviations from these values in individual units.
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