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Haier SBEV40-SLIM User Manual

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  • Page 1 Evoke Slim Soundbar User Manual Guide de l’Utilisateur Manual del Usuario Modelo SBEV40-SLIM...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    English TABLE OF CONTENTS Table of contents ..............2 Safety Information ..............3 Getting Started ............... 6 Features ................6 What's Included ..............7 Parts Descriptions ..............8 Front Panel ................8 Rear Panel ................9 Remote Control ..............10 Installation ................
  • Page 3: Safety Information

    English SAFETY INFORMATION TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR CAUTION BACK). NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK INSIDE. PLEASE REFER SERVICING TO DO NOT OPEN QUALIFIED PERSONNEL. This lightning bolt with the arrowhead within the triangle is intended to CAUTION alert the user to the presence of dangerous, uninsulated voltage in the RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK enclosure of the product which may be powerful enough to pose a risk of DO NOT OPEN electric shock. T he exclamation point within the triangle is intended to alert the user CAUTION to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) SK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN instructions in the literature accompanying the product. Important Safety Instructions Read these instructions.
  • Page 4: Fcc Notice

    English 13 U nplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time. 14 R efer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped. FCC Notice This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. Increase the separation between the equipment and the receiver. Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions : (a) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (b) T his device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. (FCC Part 15.21) Caution: changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
  • Page 5: For Your Safety

    Do not place lighted candles, cigarettes, cigars, etc. on the product. Only connect the power cord to an AC power source as marked on the product. Care should be taken to prevent objects from falling into the product. This product does not contain customer serviceable parts. Placement Place this main unit in a location with adequate ventilation to prevent internal heat from building up. Do not place the main unit near a heat source, or in a place subject to direct sunlight, excessive dust, or mechanical shock. Cleaning Clean the system with a soft dry cloth. Do not use any type of abrasive pad, scouring powder or solvents such as alcohol or benzine. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS HOUSEHOLD USE ONLY Thank you for purchasing our Haier Model number product. This easy-to-use manual will guide you in getting the best Serial number use of your refrigerator. Remember to record the model Date of purchase and serial number. They are on a label inside of the product. Staple your receipt to your manual. You will need it to obtain warranty service.
  • Page 6: Getting Started

    English GETTING STARTED Features 2.1 Channel Built-In Digital Amplifier Easier Installation, More Vivid sound and image • • HDMI•input•for•easy•setup•with•your•TV Stylish and Skinny Style • • Soundbar•system•in•a•stylish•integrated•single-unit•design • • Slim•design•that•matches•any•flat•TV • • Wall•mountable•to•maximize•space Enhanced Wireless Active Subwoofer • • Class-D•digital•amplifier • • 2.4GHz•RF•solution...
  • Page 7: What's Included

    English What's Included Main Unit Remote Control Wall Mount Cradle Stand Subwoofer Battery (1 ea) (1 ea) Brackets(2 ea) (2 ea) AC Power Wall Mount HDMI Cable DC Power User Manual Cord Sheet (1 ea) (1 ea) Supply (2 ea) (1 ea) (2 ea)
  • Page 8: Parts Descriptions

    English PARTS DESCRIPTIONS Front Panel Display Window Shows the current status of the main unit. Remote Sensor Point the remote control towards this point.
  • Page 9: Rear Panel

    English Rear Panel 1 LINE IN Input Jack 6 WOOFER Connect to the line out jack of Turns the subwoofer on or off. your portable audio player. 7 MODE Selects a sound mode from 2 S/PDIF Input Jack MUSIC, MOVIE, SURROUND, or Connect to the S/PDIF output jack NEWS. of a digital optical audio device. 8 INPUT 3 DC IN Jack Selects input mode from LINE, Connect the supplied DC power HDMI1, HDMI2, or SPDIF.
  • Page 10: Remote Control

    English Remote Control Turns the main unit on or off. VOL - / VOL + Adjusts the volume. MUTE Mutes the sound. MODE Selects a sound mode from MUSIC, MOVIE, SURROUND, or NEWS. LINE IN / S/PDIF / HDMI 1 / HDMI 2 Chooses the corresponding input mode you want to use. SYNC - / SYNC + Adjusts the audio output delay times if the video playback is slower than the audio output in HDMI connection.
  • Page 11: Installation

    English INSTALLATION Mounting the Main Unit On a Shelf You can use the cradle stand to install the main unit on a shelf. Insert the head of the cradle stand into the slots in the soundbar. Place the assembled main unit on a flat surface.
  • Page 12 English On the Wall You can mount the main unit on a wall. Attach the supplied wall mount sheet to the wall as horizontally as possible. Align the bracket with the points on the sheet as shown below. Secure the bracket with 4 screws at the marked points. Screws (not supplied) Remove the sheet from the wall. Attach the soundbar to the brackets by sliding the slots in its feet onto the head of the installed wall mount bracket.
  • Page 13: Installing The Remote Control Battery

    English Caution! • D o not hang onto the installed main unit and avoid any impact to the main unit. • S ecure the main unit firmly to the wall so that it does not fall off. If the main unit falls off, it may result in an injury, or in damage to the product. • W hen the main unit is installed on a wall, ensure that the connecting cables are well out of reach of children, since pulling them may cause the unit to fall. Installing the Remote Control Battery T o remove the battery cover, push the protruding edge of the cover as shown. P lace the battery correctly in the battery holder. P ush the battery cover back into its original position. Note: • Use only one CR2025 (3 V) lithium battery.
  • Page 14: Installing The Wireless Subwoofer

    English Installing the Wireless Subwoofer Connect the power cord with the main unit DC IN jack and then plug it into a power outlet. C onnect the DC power supply into the subwoofer. DC Power Supply P lug the AC power cord of the subwoofer into a power outlet.
  • Page 15: Pairing The Wireless Subwoofer With The Main Unit

    English Pairing the Wireless Subwoofer With the Main Unit When the soundbar system is manufactured, the pairing is preset. Please pair the subwoofer with the main unit by following the procedure below if interference occurs or if pairing is interrupted. Pairing Button Press CONNECT on the back of the subwoofer. Subwoofer LED P ress and hold CONNECT on the remote control for 2 seconds until "CONNT" displays on the main unit. C heck the LED status.
  • Page 16: Positioning The Soundbar System

    English Positioning the Soundbar System Place the main unit at a height that is closest to ear-level in the listening area. P osition the main unit so that it is parallel to the listening area. P lace the subwoofer in the corner of the room or at least one meter away from the TV. Note: • Make sure not to place the main unit in an enclosed cabinet. • M ake sure to place the main unit on the top of a table, or to mount it securely onto a wall to prevent sound distortion.
  • Page 17: Connections

    English CONNECTIONS Connection Overview You can enjoy music or movies with one of the following connections. F ind an external device you want to connect to the main unit as shown in the following images. C heck the connection type of the external device. Find the appropriate image and check the connection details. Camcorder/Camera HDMI - see p.18 HDMI - see p.18 Blu-ray Player LINE IN - see p.20 /Cable box HDMI - see p.18 Gaming device HDMI - see p.18 TV/Projector MP3 player HDMI - see p.18 LINE IN - see p.20 S/PDIF - see p.19 Note: • I f you connect a gaming device to the main unit, use the cable supplied with the gaming device. • Before connecting or changing any connections, make sure that all the devices are disconnected from the power outlet.
  • Page 18: Connecting Audio And Video With Hdmi

    English Connecting Audio and Video With HDMI HDMI Connection You can connect external devices like a gaming device, Blu-ray player, etc to the main unit using an HDMI cable (Type A, Version 1.3). With HDMI, you can enjoy high quality sound on the main unit and high quality images on an HDMI compatible TV or monitor. (The HDMI cable is supplied.) Connect the HDMI OUT jack of the external device with the HDMI IN-1 or HDMI IN-2 jack on the main unit. Connect the HDMI OUT jack on the main unit with the HDMI IN jack on an HDMI compatible TV or monitor. P ress O to turn on the main unit. P ress INPUT repeatedly to select the HDMI input mode from "HDMI1" or "HDMI2".
  • Page 19: Connecting To An Audio System

    English Note: • Before connecting to an external device, make sure to turn the main unit off. • If there is noise or lines on the screen, please check the HDMI cable (length is generally limited to 4.5 m and use a high speed HDMI cable (version 1.3)). • I f you want to enjoy only the TV sound more plentifully, it is necessary to connect the audio output of the TV to the S/PDIF input of the main unit using an S/PDIF cable. (Refer to page19.) • W hen the connected device is not compatible with copyright protection technology (HDCP), the image and/or the sound from the HDMI TV OUT jack may be distorted or may not be outputted. In this case, check the specifications for the connected device. • I f a connected HDMI device does not accept the audio output of the player, the HDMI device’s audio sound may be distorted or may not be outputted. Connecting to an Audio System S/PDIF Connection You can enjoy the sound from your device with a digital optical connection through your soundbar.
  • Page 20 English Note: • The S/PDIF cable is not supplied. • When you connect S/PDIF, make sure to set the source device output mode to PCM. Refer to the user manual of the source device for more detailed information about the audio output settings. LINE IN Connection You can enjoy the sound from your portable audio player through the main unit. Line in cable (not supplied) C onnect the line out jack of the portable audio player with the LINE IN jack on the main unit. Turn the main unit on. Press INPUT repeatedly to select the LINE mode. Turn on the portable audio player and start it playing.
  • Page 21: Operation

    English OPERATION Setting the Sound Mode You can select a suitable sound mode for the connected device by using MODE. Press MODE repeatedly to select MUSIC, MOVIE, SURROUND, or NEWS. • MUSIC This sound mode is the best for listening to music, as you can enjoy the high fidelity sound experience. • MOVIE You can enjoy powerful sound in which low-pitched sound is emphasized, with enhanced presence.
  • Page 22: Selecting A Soundbar Input Mode

    English Selecting a Soundbar Input Mode Your soundbar acts as a device for switching between all the input sources that are plugged into it. • On the main unit Press INPUT repeatedly to select a soundbar input source. The corresponding input source will then be activated. • On the remote control When one of the source buttons on the remote control is pressed, the corresponding input will be activated.
  • Page 23: Troubleshooting

    English TROUBLESHOOTING Check the list below when your soundbar does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is not listed below or if the instructions do not help, turn off the main unit, disconnect the power cord, and contact the nearest authorized dealer. SYMPTOM CHECK • Check that the power cord is connected The power is not securely.
  • Page 24 English SYMPTOM CHECK • Check that the TV is selected correctly. • Set the TV to the appropriate input mode. • The system may not work correctly if you Screen There is no picture select a device that is not compatible with Image on the TV screen. the HDMI function on the TV. • Check whether HDMI IN and HDMI OUT jacks are connected correctly. • Point the remote control at the remote sensor on the main unit. •...
  • Page 25: Specifications

    English SPECIFICATIONS General 39.4 x 3.7 x 1.1inch Dimensions (W x H X D) 5.25 lbs Net Weight (Approx.) 5 °C - 35 °C (41 °F to 95 °F) Operating Temperature 5 % - 80 % Operating Humidity 200 Hz - 20 kHz Frequency Response DC 24V Power Source Inputs/ Outputs 19 pin (Type A, HDMI™ Connector) HDMI IN/OUT (video/audio) 3 V (p-p), Optical jack x 1 S/PDIF IN (OPTICAL) 0.5 Vrms (3.5 mm mini stereo jack) LINE IN Wireless Subwoofer 15.0 x 11.0 x 5.9 inch Dimensions (W x H x D) 8.82 lbs...
  • Page 26: Index

    English INDEX Adjusting the volume 22 Rear Panel 9 AV Sync 22 Remote Control 10 Blu-ray Player Connection 17 sound mode 21 S/PDIF 19 S/PDIF Connection 19 Cable box Connection 17 Camcorder Connection 17 Camera Connection 17 TV/Projector Connection 17 Connection 17 Front Panel 8 Gaming device Connection 17 HDMI 18 HDMI Connection 18 LINE IN 20 LINE IN Connection 20 Mounting 11 MP3 player Connection 17 Muting the sound 21 PC Connection 17 Positioning 16...
  • Page 27: Limited Warranty

    English LIMITED WARRANTY This•Haier•brand•product,•when•shipped•in•its• The•warranties•described•herein•shall•be• original•container•will•be•free•from•defective• the•sole•and•exclusive•remedy•available•to• workmanship•and•materials,•and•agrees•that• the•purchaser.•Corrections•of•defects•in•the• it•will,•at•its•option,•either•repair•the•defect•or• manner•and•for•the•period•of•time•described• replace•the•defective•product•with•a•new•or• herein,•shall•constitute•complete•fulfillment•of• remanufactured•equivalent•at•to•the•• all•abilities•and•Responsibility•of•Haier•to•the• purchaser,•for•parts•or•labor•for•the•periods• purchaser•with•respect•to•the•product,•and• set•forth•below: shall•constitute•full•satisfaction•of•all•claims,• whether•based•on•contract,•negligence,•strict• This•warranty•does•not•apply•to•the•• duality•or•otherwise.•In•no•event•shall•Haier• appearance•of•the•product•or•the•exterior• be•liable,•or•in•any•way•responsible•for•any• of•the•product,•which•has•been•damaged• damages•or•defects•in•the•product•which• or•defaced,•altered•or•modified•in•design•or• were•caused•by•repairs•or•attempted•repairs• construction.•It•does•not•apply•to•the•• performed•by•anyone•other•than•an•• additional•excluded•items•set•forth•below: authorized•service•center•or•dealer;•nor•shall• Haier•be•liable,•or•in•any•way•responsible• The•warranty•commences•on•the•date•the•item• for•incidental•or•consequential•economic•or• was•purchased•and•the•original•purchase• property•damage.•Some•states•do•not•allow• receipt•must•be•presented•and•the•original• the•exclusion•of•incidental•or•consequential• purchase•receipt•must•be•presented•to•the•...
  • Page 28 Ne pas renvoyer cet appareil au magasin. Si vous avez un problème avec cet appareil, veuillez contacter le service à la clientèle de Haier au 1-877-337-3639. IL EST OBLIGATOIRE DE FOURNIR UNE PREUVE D’ACHAT DATÉE, LE NUMÉRO DU MODÈLE ET SON NUMÉRO DE SÉRIE AFIN DE BÉNÉFICIER DE LA COUVERTURE DE LA GARANTIE.