AC POWER ADAPTER/CHARGER INSTRUCTIONS
Thank you for purchasing the JVC AC Power Adapter/
Charger. This unit provides DC power for the JVC
Digital Video Camera from a household AC outlet. It
can be used to recharge the JVC battery pack for
exclusive use with the JVC Digital Video Camera,
and is capable of charging two battery packs
consecutively. To avoid problems and obtain the best
results, please read this instruction booklet carefully
before use. Before using as a power adapter, make
sure that this unit's model number is the same as that
of the power supply unit specified in the instruction
manual of the equipment you wish to power.
Connection to the mains supply in the United
DO NOT cut off the mains plug from this
equipment. If the plug fitted is not suitable for
the power points in your home or the cable is
too short to reach a power point, then obtain an
appropriate safety approved extension lead or
consult your dealer.
BE SURE to replace the fuse only with an
identical approved type, as originally fitted, and
to replace the fuse cover.
If nonetheless the mains plug is cut off ensure to
remove the fuse and dispose of the plug
immediately, to avoid a possible shock hazard by
inadvertent connection to the mains supply.
If this product is not supplied fitted with a mains
plug then follow the instructions given below:
DO NOT make any connection to the Larger
Terminal coded E or Green. The wires in the
mains lead are coloured in accordance with the
Blue to N (Neutral) or Black
Brown to L (Live) or Red
If these colours do not correspond with the
terminal identifications of your plug, connect as
Blue wire to terminal coded N (Neutral) or
Brown wire to terminal coded L (Live) or
If in doubt — consult a competent electrician.
When you are not using this unit for a long period
of time, it is recommended that you disconnect
the power cord from AC outlet.
TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK HAZARD,
DO NOT EXPOSE THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR
This unit should be used with AC 110 – 240 V`
50/60 Hz only.
To prevent electric shocks and fire hazards, do
NOT use any other power source.
To prevent electric shock, do not open the
cabinet. No user serviceable parts inside. Refer
servicing to qualified service personnel.
The rating plate (Serial number plate) is on the
bottom of the unit.
As a AC Power Adapter/Charger, the AA-V90EK is
used exclusively with the JVC Digital Video
• If used near a radio, this unit may interfere with
• Prevent inflammables, water and metallic objects
from entering the unit.
• Do not disassemble or modify the unit.
• Do not apply shocks to the unit.
• Do not subject the unit to direct sunlight.
• Avoid using the unit in extremely hot or humid
• Avoid using the unit in places subject to vibrations.
A WORD ON THE EXCLUSIVE BATTERY PACKS,
The battery packs are lithium-ion.
Give attention to the following to make the most
of their characteristics.
For charging: 10°C to 35°C
For operating: 0°C to 40°C
For storing: –10°C to 30°C
You can charge one battery pack at a time, or two consecutively.
To AC outlet
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SUPPLY POWER TO CHARGER
Plug the AC Adapter/Charger's power cord into
an AC outlet. The power indicator comes on.
Remove the battery pack's protective cap and
attach while making sure the
facing down and aligned with the corresponding
marks on the AC Power Adapter/Charger.
• The Charge Indicator (1 or 2) begins blinking
to indicate charging has started.
When the charger indicator stops blinking but
stays lit, charging is finished.
• If two batteries are attached to the charger,
they will be charged in the order that they
CHARGING THE BATTERY PACK
Slide the battery or batteries in the direction of
the arrow and lift off.
•Remember to unplug the AC Adapter/
Charger's power cord from an AC outlet.
Perform charging where the temperature is between
10° and 35°C. (20°–25°C is the ideal temperature
range for charging.) If the environment is too cold,
charging may be incomplete.