To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this apparatus
to rain or moisture.
not install the appliance in a confined space, such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not place objects filled with liquids, such
as vases, on the apparatus.
Connect the AC power adaptor to an easily accessible AC outlet. Should you notice an
abnormality in the AC power adaptor, disconnect
from the AC outlet immediately.
The following FCC statement applies only to the version of this mcxlel manufactured
for sale in the USA. Other versions may not comply with FCC technical regulations.
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following
this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must
accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not expressly approved in this
manual could void your authority to operate this equipment.
Disposal of Old Electrical
Electronic Equipment (Applicable in the European
Union and other European countries with separate collection systems)
This symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product shall
treated as household waste. Instead it shall
handed over to the
applicable collection point for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment.
By ensuring this product is disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the environment and human health, which could
information about recycling of this product, please contact your local Civic Office, your household
waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product.
Notice for the customer in the countries applying EU Directives
The manufacturer of this product is Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Kanan, Minato-ku, Tokyo,
Japan. The Authorized Representative for EMC and product safety is Sony Deutschland
GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61,
Stuttgart, Germany. For any service or guarantee
matters please refer to the addresses given in separate service or guarantee documents.
For customers in the USA
Use "LIMITED WARRANTY" card warranted by Sony Electronics Inc.
For customers in Canada
Use "Consumer 1 Year Warranty" card warranted by Sony of Canada Ltd.
Note on installation
you use the unit in a place subject to static or electromagnetic energy, a track's transferred data
may be corrupted. This may prevent successful transferring authorization on your computer.
• Notes on use
not subject the unit to:
- Extreme heat or cold
- Dust, dirt, or sand
- High humidity
- Strong magnetic fields
- Mechanical shock
- Direct sunlight (for extended periods)
not set the unit on an tlIt5table surface as it may fall, causing injury or damage.
Do not drop the unit.
Unplug the AC adapter from the AC outlet if the unit
used for an
DiSCOIUlect the power cord by the plug, never the cord itself.
sure that nothing metallic comes into contact with the metal parts of
this unit as a short circult may occur and the unit may be damaged.
not operate the unit
it has a damaged cord, or if it has been dropped or damaged.
• Always keep the metal contacts clean.
not disassemble or modify the unit.
While the unit is in use, it gets wann. This is nonnal.
Keep the unit away from TV or AM receivers, as it may disturb reception.
Clean the unit with a soft, dry cloth, or a soft cloth lightly moistened with a
mild detergent solution. Do not use any type of solvent, such as alcohol or
benzine, which may damage the finish.
• Cradle (1)
• DC charging cord
• AC adaptor
• AC power cord
Checking other components
For details about series Walkman units supported by the cradle, visit:
Latin America: http://www.sony-Iatin.com/index.crp
Other Asia pan pacific area: http://www.sony-asia.com/support/
Attachment for a Walkman ..
• USB cable'
.. The USB cable is required to connect the cradle to your computer. The USB
cable is supplied with the Walkman.
Installing the attachment
When you use the cradle, fit the attachment supplied with your Walkman.
To install the attachment, fit the two tabs near the logo into the holes on the
cradle first, then push the opposite side down into the cradle.
To remove the attachment, push strongly the concave part of attachment
toward the rear of the cradleJ!), then push strongly the area indicated by the
The shape of the attachment may be different, depending on your Walkman model.
Parts and controls
Refer to lIIustration
WM-PORT"" connector for Walkman: To connect a Walkman to the cradle.
[gJ AUDIO OUT jack: Outputs a line-level signal to a device such as an
active speaker, using an optional audio cable.
AUDIO IN jack: Accepts a line-level signal from a music player, such as
a CD player, using an optional audio cable.
the recording level.
LEVELll ](recording with the normal volume level): To record from the line out
jack or headphone jack of a device such as a portable music player.
LEVELI2J(recording with the volume lowered): To record from the line out jack
of a device that has a high sound output level, such as a component audio system.
(Using LEVELl1] in this case may result in distortion of the audio signal.)
WM-PORT jack for a computer: To connect the cradle to your computer
using the USB cable (supplied with the Walkman).
If a device other than a computer is to be connected, refer to the operating
instructions supplied with the device.
DC IN jack: To connect the cradle to the AC adaptor (supplied) using the
OC charging cord to charge the Walkman.
WM·PORT is a dedicated multiple connector for connecting accessories
• Charging a Walkman
Refer to lIIustration
Connect the smaller terminal (1Il) of the DC charging cord
(supplied) to the DC IN jack
of the cradle.
Connect the larger terminal (lID) of the DC charging cord to
the AC adaptor (supplied).
Connect the AC power cord (supplied) to the AC adaptor (1J1j).
Connect the AC power cord to the wall outlet
Attach the Walkman to the WM-PORT connector on the top
of the cradle (~).
Charging starts. Charging time will vary, depending on the model of the
Walkman. For details, refer to the Operation Guide of the Walkman.
• Place the Walkman firmly into the cradle.
• Do not connect anything to the AUDIO
jack of the cradle if you listen to
songs using the headphones of the Walkman while charging. Otherwise, no
sound is output from the headphone jack of the Walkman.
Connecting to a computer
Refer to Illustration
Connect the WM-PORT of the USB cable (supplied with the
Walkman) to the WM-PORT on the back of the cradle (1111).
Connect the other end of the USB cable to your computer (MI).
Attach the Walkman to the cradle (IHI).
Place the Walkman firmly into the cradle.
If the cradle is connected to a wall outlet,
Wa1kman will be charged from the wall outlet.
Even if the cradle is not connected to a wall outlet, the Walkman can be charged via
the USB cable. If the cradle is connected to a laptop computer
is not connected
to a wall outlet, the Walkman will deplete the battery of the laptop computer.
A Walkman will not be recognized by a computer if the cradle is connected to
the computer by the IX charging cord.
If the Walkman
is disconnected from the cradle while data is being transferred
from the computer, attach the Walkman to the cradle and transfer the data again.
Do not disconnect the USB cable, DC charging cord and AC power cord while
transferring data from the computer; otherwise the data transfer will be
interrupted. If this occurs, detach the Walkman from the cradle, and transfer
the data after attaching the Walkman to the cradle again.
• Recording to a Walkman
Refer to Illustration
By connecting a music player, such as a CD player, to the AUDIO IN jack of the cradle
by an optional audio cable (~), you can record to the Walkman* attached to the cradle.
.. Models that have a WM-PORT and recording functions only
Connect the music player to the AUDIO IN jack of the cradle
with a suitable audio cable (sold separately).
Attach the Walkman to the cradle.
The recording procedure will vary depending on the model of the
Walkman. For details, see the Operation Guide of the Walkman.
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LEVEL switch. For
• If the audio cable is connected to the AUOIO OUT jack, sound during recording is output
from an audio output device, such as an active speaker. If nothing is connected to the AUDIO
OUT jack, sound during recording
output from the headphone jack of the Walkrnan.
For customers in Europe:
If you record to the NW-S700F
S600 series Walkman model using the cradle
to monitor sound during recording from the headphone jack of the Walkman,
disconnect the DC charging cord from the IX IN jack of the cradle beforehand.
• Connecting to a device such as a speaker
Refer to Illustration
Using an optional audio cable (11§1), you can connect the cradle to a device
that outputs audio, such as an active speaker.
sure to tum off all devices
before connecting them.
Connect the device to the AUDIO OUT jack of the cradle with
a suitable audio cable (sold separately).
Attach the Walkman to the cradle.
Start playback of the Walkman.
Connect the audio cable before starting playback on or recording to the
Walkman. If you connect it after starting playback, sound may not be output
from the AUDIO OUT jack. If this occurs, detach the Walkman from the
cradle, and start playback after attaching the Walkman to the cradle again.
While the cradle is connected to the computer, sound may not be output from the AUDIO
OUT jack of the cradle. If this occurs, disconnect the USB cable from the computer.
Sound from the computer is not output from the AUDTOOUT jack of the cradle.
While the cradle is connected to an audio output device, no sound is output
from the headphone jack of the Walkman.
If the recording level of audio data played back on the Walkman is too high, the
output sound quality from the Walkrnan via the cradle to a device, such as an
active speaker, may not meet the user customized settings, e.g., "Equalizer"
If you use a Walkman with a built-in FM tuner, you may not be able to hear
the FM broadcast, or reception may be lowered substantially.
WM-PORT connector (22 pin) (For Walkman)
WM-PORT jack (22 pin) (For a computer)
AUDIO OUT (Stereo mini, 10kQ)
AUDIO IN (Stereo
DC fN 5V
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