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  • Brand: Samsung
  • Product: CD-player
  • Model/name: MMC6DAB
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English

Table of Contents

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Instruction Manual
MICRO COMPONENT SYSTEM
MP3-CD/CD-R/RW PLAYBACK
MM-C6DAB
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Safety Warnings Contents
SAFETY WARNINGS .................................................................................................................................................................................. 2
INSTALLING YOUR MICRO-COMPONENT SYSTEM
Front Panel View........................................................................................................................................................................................4
Remote Control ..........................................................................................................................................................................................5
Rear Panel View ........................................................................................................................................................................................6
Where to Install your Micro-Component System........................................................................................................................................7
Connecting your System to the Power Supply ..........................................................................................................................................7
Inserting Remote Control Batteries............................................................................................................................................................7
Connecting to an External Source ............................................................................................................................................................8
Speaker Connection ..................................................................................................................................................................................8
Connecting the AM (MW) Aerial ................................................................................................................................................................9
Connecting the FM Aerial ..........................................................................................................................................................................9
Connecting the DAB Antenna(included) ....................................................................................................................................................9
Demo/Dimmer Function............................................................................................................................................................................10
Setting the Clock ......................................................................................................................................................................................10
CD-PLAYER
To replay the CD/MP3-CD........................................................................................................................................................................10
Regarding the playback of CD-R/RW ......................................................................................................................................................11
Selecting a Track......................................................................................................................................................................................11
Selecting the MP3-CD album and track ..................................................................................................................................................11
Shuffle Play Function................................................................................................................................................................................11
Searching for a Specific Music Passage on a CD ..................................................................................................................................12
Function to skip through 10 tracks at a time ..........................................................................................................................................12
Last Memory Function ............................................................................................................................................................................12
Repeating One or All Tracks on the Compact Discs................................................................................................................................13
Repeat A B Function ....................................................................................................................................................................13
Programming the Order of Playback ................................................................................................................................................13
Checking or Changing Programmed Tracks ..........................................................................................................................................14
TUNER
Searching for and Storing the Radio Stations..........................................................................................................................................14
Selecting a Stored Station........................................................................................................................................................................15
Improving Radio Reception......................................................................................................................................................................15
Listening to DAB Stations(Future proof digital radio tuner)......................................................................................................................16
Storing DAB Stations................................................................................................................................................................................17
DAB Related Functions............................................................................................................................................................................17
About RDS broadcasting ..........................................................................................................................................................................18
About RDS DISPLAY Function ................................................................................................................................................................18
PTY(Program Type) indication and PTY-SEARCH function......................................................................................................................19
TAPE DECK
Listening to a Cassette ............................................................................................................................................................................20
Tape Counter............................................................................................................................................................................................20
Recording a Compact Disc ......................................................................................................................................................................21
Recording a Radio Program ....................................................................................................................................................................21
OTHER FUNCTIONS
Timer Function ........................................................................................................................................................................................22
Cancelling the Timer ................................................................................................................................................................................22
Power Sound Function ........................................................................................................................................................................23
EQ/S.BASS (Super Bass) Function ..........................................................................................................................................................23
Sleep Timer............................................................................................................................................................................................24
MUTE Function......................................................................................................................................................................................24
Connecting Headphones ...................................................................................................................................................24
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE
Safety Precautions................................................................................................................................................................................. 25
Cleaning your Micro-Component System............................................................................................................................................... 25
Precautions When Using Compact Discs ................................................................................................................................................26
Precautions When Using Audio Cassettes ..............................................................................................................................................26
Before Contacting the After-Sales Service ..............................................................................................................................................26
Technical Specifications ..........................................................................................................................................................................27
Thank you for buying this
SAMSUNG micro-component system.
Please take time to read these instructions.
They will allow you to operate your
system with ease and take full advantage
of its features.
CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
This Compact Disc player is classified as a
CLASS 1 LASER product.
Use of controls adjustments or performance of
procedures other than those specified herein
may result in hazardous radiation exposure.
CAUTION-INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION
WHEN OPEN AND INTER LOCKS
DEFEATED, AVOID EXPOSURE TO BEAM.
WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR
ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE
THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOIS-
TURE.
CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK,
MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO
WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT.
CAUTION:
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK,
DO NOT REMOVE REAR COVER.
NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE
PERSONNEL.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK.
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION
CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
KLASSE 1 LASER PRODUKT
LUOKAN 1 LASER LAITE
KLASS 1 LASER APPARAT
PRODUCTO LASER CLASE 1
This symbol indicates that dangerous voltage which can cause electric shock is
present inside this unit.
This symbol alerts you to important operating and maintenance instructions
accompanying the unit.
Wiring the Mains Power Supply Plug(UK Only)
IMPORTANT NOTICE
The mains lead on this equipment is supplied with a moulded plug incorporating a fuse. The value of the fuse is indicated on the pin face
of the plug and, if it requires replacing, a fuse approved to BS1362 of the same rating must be used.
Never use the plug with the fuse cover omitted. If the cover is detachable. If a replacement fuse cover is required, it must be of the same
colour as the pin face of the plug. Replacement covers are available from your dealer.
If the fitted plug is not suitable for the power points in your house or the cable is not long enough to reach a power point, you should obtain
a suitable safety approved extension lead or consult your dealer for assistance.
However, if there is no alternative to cutting off the plug, remove the fuse and then safely dispose of the plug. Do NOT connect the plug to
a mains socket as there is a risk of shock hazard from the bared flexible cord.
IMPORTANT
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in accordance with the following code:–
BLUE = NEUTRAL BROWN = LIVE
As these colours may not correspond to the coloured markings identifying the terminals in your plug, proceed as follows:–
The wire coloured BLUE must be connected to the terminal marked with the letter N or coloured BLUE or BLACK. The wire coloured
BROWN must be connected to the terminal marked with the letter L or coloured BROWN or RED.
WARNING: DO NOT CONNECT EITHER WIRE TO THE EARTH TERMINAL WHICH IS MARKED WITH THE LETTER E OR BY
THE EARTH SYMBOL , OR COLOURED GREEN OR GREEN AND YELLOW.
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Front Panel View Remote Control
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1. STANDBY/ON
2. TAPE PLAY
3. DEMO/DIMMER
4. TUNER / BAND
5. AUX
6. MP3-CD PLAY/PAUSE
7. HEADPHONE JACK
8. SKIP OR SEARCH REWIND
9. STOP/TUNING MODE
10. SKIP OR SEARCH FORWARD
11. PUSH EJECT
(CASSETTE DOOR OPEN/CLOSE)
12. VOLUME CONTROL
13. CD SYNC./REC/PAUSE
14. CD OR TAPE REPEAT A B
15. EQ/SUPER BASS
16. POWER SOUND
17. PUSH EJECT(CD DOOR OPEN/CLOSE)
1. STANDBY/ON
2. INFORMATION
3. TUNER/BAND
4. TUNE
5. AUX
6. DEMO/DIMMER
7. VOLUME CONTROL
8. REPEAT
9. TAPE SPEED
10. CD SYNCHRO/REC/PAUSE
11. CD PLAY/PAUSE
12. CD SKIP OR SEARCH
13. TAPE REWIND
14. TAPE STOP
15. TAPE PLAY
16. TAPE FAST-FORWARD
17. CD STOP
18. PROGRAM/SET
19. COUNTER RESET
20. SHUFFLE
21. TUNING UP OR DOWN / ALBUM SKIP
22. TUNING MODE/+10
23. EQ/S.BASS
24. SLEEP
25. RDS SELECTION/DAB PRESET STATION
26. REPEAT A↔B / FM MONO/STEREO
27. TIMER ON/OFF
28. MUTE
29. TIMER/CLOCK
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Rear Panel View
1. FM Aerial Connector Terminal
2. AM Aerial Connector Terminals
3. Loudspeakers Connector Terminals
4. AUX-Input
5. DAB Aerial Connector Terminal
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The main lead must be plugged into an appropriate socket.
Before plugging your system into a main socket, you must check
the voltage.
Plug the main lead into an appropriate socket.
Press the Standby/On button to switch your micro-component system on.
To take full advantage of your new micro-component system, fol-
low these installation instructions before connecting the unit.
Install the system on a flat, stable surface.
Never place this unit on carpeting.
Never place this unit in an outdoor area.
Maintain an open space of approximately 6 inches (15 cm) on the
sides and rear of the system, for ventilation purposes.
Make sure that you have enough room to open the compact disc
compartment easily.
Place the loudspeakers at a reasonable distance on either side of
the system to ensure good stereo sound.
Direct the loudspeakers towards the listening area.
For optimum performance, make sure that both speakers are placed
at an equal distance above the floor.
Where to Install Your
Micro-Component System
Connecting your System to the
Power Supply
Insert or replace remote control batteries when you:
Purchase the micro-component system
Find that the remote control is no longer operating correctly
When replacing the batteries, use a new set of batteries and
never mix alkaline and manganese batteries.
Place your thumb on the position marked on the battery
compartment cover (rear of the remote control) and push the cover in
the direction of the arrow.
Insert two AAA, LR03 or equivalent batteries, taking care to respect
the polarities:
+ on the battery against + in the battery compartment
– on the battery against – in the battery compartment
Replace the cover by sliding it back until it clicks into position.
If you will not be using the remote control for a long time,
remove the batteries to prevent corrosion.
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Inserting Remote Control Batteries
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The auxiliary input can be used to take advantage of the
sound quality of your micro-component system when listening
to other sources.
Examples: A television
A video disc player
A Hi-Fi stereo video cassette recorder
To connect to the external source, the source must have an
audio output. In addition, you need an RCA connection cable.
Set the system to standby mode and disconnect it and the external
source from the main socket.
Connect the audio cable to the rear of the micro-component system.
Connect the... To the connector marked...
Red jack............................................... R (right)
White jack............................................. L (left)
For optimum sound quality, do not invert the right and left
channels.
Plug the system back into the main socket and press Standby/On
( ) to switch it on.
Select the AUX source by pressing AUX.
Result: AUX is displayed.
Switch the external source on.
Adjust the volume and balance as required:
Volume Equaliser
Example: You can watch a film and take advantage of stereo sound
provided that the original sound track is in stereo (as if you
were in a cinema).
Connecting to an External Source
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Speaker Connection
Directions in Installing Speaker
Installation in a place near heating apparatus, under direct lay of
light or with high humidity may cause performance degradation of
the speaker.
Do not install on the wall or on a high place of pole or other unsta-
ble place to prevent any safety accident caused by falling of the
speaker.
Do not take the speaker apart from TV or computer monitor.
The speaker near the TV or computer monitor may influence the
quality of the screen display.
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The loudspeaker connector terminals are located on the rear
of the system (red and black tabs).
There are four terminals on the system:
Two for the left speaker (marked L)
Two for the right speaker (marked R)
To achieve the correct sound quality, connect the:
Red wire to the + terminals
Black wire to the - terminals
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The AM aerial (for long and medium waves) can be:
Placed on a stable surface
Fixed to the wall (you must first remove the base)
The AM aerial connector terminals are located on the rear of the system and are marked AM .
To avoid noise interference, check that the loudspeaker wires do not run close to the
aerial wires.
Always keep them at least 2 inches (5 cm) away.
Connecting the AM (MW)Aerial
How to connect a COAXIAL TYPE aerial.
Connect a 75Ω antenna to the FM antenna terminal.
Plug the connector on the FM aerial supplied into the coaxial socket (75Ω) marked FM on the rear of the system.
Follow the instructions given on Page 14 to tune into a radio station, and determine the best position for the aerial.
If reception is poor, you may need to install an outdoor aerial.
To do so, connect an outdoor FM aerial to the FM socket on the rear of the system using a 75Ω coaxial cable (not supplied).
Connecting the FM Aerial
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Connecting the DAB Antenna (Inclded)
Connect the connector on the end of the DAB antenna cable into the DAB antenna input on the back of the unit.
Attach the end of the DAB antenna cable to a wall with good reception.
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All functions available on the system can be viewed on the
display and the display's brightness can be switched
between "on" and "off".
Press the DEMO/DIMMER button on the front panel or on the
remote control.
Result: All functions available on the system appear on the front
panel display.
Each of these are explained in detail in this guide. Please refer
to the relevant section.
Press the DEMO/DIMMER button again.
Result: The Dimmer function is selected and the display darkens.
Press the DEMO/DIMMER button once again to brighten the front
panel display.
A display brightness control can only be performed while the
system power is on.
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selected on stopping or during playbacks.
You can select the album by pressing TUNING/ALBUM button
on the remote control.
Result: ALBUM is displayed.
To move the album, press the or button.
To move the track , press the , button .
Result: TRACK is displayed and the track number is moved.
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Regarding the playback of CD-R/RW
In the case of an original CD-R(Recordable) recorded in
audio CD format, CD-RW(Rewritable) and editing by the
user, playback is processed on the respective
completed status. (The player may not be played back
according to the characteristics of the CD or recorded
status.)
The CD-RW is comparably less reflexive than CD which
causes more time delay to read.
You can select the track you wish to listen to, either when the
compact disc player is stopped or when a disc is playing.
To start playback at the beginning of the... Press...
Next track once
Current track once
Previous track twice
Track of your choice or the
appropriate number
of times.
Selecting a Track
Selecting the MP3-CD album and
track
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our system is equipped with a clock which allows you to turn
your system on and off automatically.
You should set the clock:
When you first purchase the micro-component system
After a power failure
After unplugging the unit
For each step, you have a few seconds to set the required
options. If you exceed this time, you must start again.
Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On ( )
Press TIMER /CLOCK twice.
Result: CLOCK is displayed.
Press PROGRAM /SET.
Result: The hour flashes.
To... Press...
Decrease the hours ..............................................
Increase the hours ..............................................
When the correct hour is displayed, press PROGRAM /SET.
Result: The minutes flash.
To... Press...
Decrease the minutes ....................................
Increase the minutes ..........................................
When the correct time is displayed, press PROGRAM /SET.
Result: The clock starts and is displayed, even when the system is in
standby mode.
You can display the time, even when you are using another
function, by pressing TIMER /CLOCK once.
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Setting the Clock
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This unit has been designed to playback the CDs: Audio CD,
CD Text, CD-R, CD-RW and MP3-CD.
Continued use of irregular shape CDs (heart-shape, octagonal,
etc.) can damage the unit.
Select the CD function by pressing MP3-CD( ) button.
Press the PUSH EJECT ( ) button.
Result: The compartment opens.
Place your disc in the compartment, with the label on the disc facing
upwards.
Close the compartment by pressing the PUSH EJECT ( ) button
again until it clicks into place.
Press the MP3-CD( ) button.
Your CD Player will take a few moments to scan through all
the tracks recorded on a particular MP3-CD
The English name of the song may be indicated on the display
only if directly downloaded from the PC or if the purchased
MP3-CD is sorted according to titles(directory).
(Other languages besides English may not be indicated.)
The English name of the track may not be indicated depend-
ing on the characteristics of the MP3-CD.
To stop playback temporarily, press the MP3-CD ( ) button.
Press MP3-CD ( ) again to continue playing the disc.
Press the STOP ( ) button when you have finished.
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Album Movement
Track Movement
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You can listen to the tracks on a compact disc in a different
order each time, as the various tracks will be selected auto-
matically in a random sequence.
Press the SHUFFLE button.
Result: The SHUFFLE(CD) or RANDOM(MP3-CD) indication
appears and all the tracks are played in a random order. Both
the track number and the playing time are displayed.
When playing tracks in a random order, you can:
Move on to the next track (selected at random) by pressing / .
Search quickly for a specific point in the current track by pressing / .
When you have finished the random playback, press or press the
SHUFFLE button again.
Repeat and CD Synchro function are not available in Shuffle playing mode.
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REPEAT A-B Function
(This function is not available during playback of a MP3-CD.)
When you select CD(TAPE) REPEAT A B playback, the music
passages to which you were listening are repeated 3 times.
Press MP3-CD( ) o r
TAPE button.
Result:The CD(TAPE) player starts playing.
Press REPEAT A B button.
Result:The indications appear: START
The flashes appear: A
A Time is memorised.
Press REPEAT A B button.
Result:The indications appear: END
B Time is memorised.
Your selected passages are repeated 3 times.
When you have finished the Repeat playback,
Press REPEAT A B .
Programming the Order of Playback
(This function is only available during playback of a CD.
You can decide for yourself:
The order in which you listen to the tracks
The tracks to which you do not wish to listen
This feature can be combined with the CD Repeat function.
If necessary, stop the player by pressing STOP ( ) .
Press PROGRAM / SET.
Result: is displayed.
Select the required track by pressing the SKIP buttons:
to move forwards through the tracks
to move backwards through the tracks
Press PROGRAM / SET.
Result: is displayed.
To select other tracks, repeat Steps 3 and 4.
You can programme up to 24 tracks.
When you have finished selecting the tracks, press MP3-CD ( ) t o
start listening to the selection, in the order in which the tracks were
programmed.
Press STOP ( ) twice to cancel the selection when the disc is playing.
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Function to skip through 10
tracks at a time
Press the +10 button briefly while playing back a
CD. The track 10 tracks after the current one will then
be played back.
Example: If you want to select track 43 during playback of track
15, press the +10 button three times, and then press
the button three times.
15 ➝ 20 ➝ 30 ➝ 40 ➝ 41 ➝ 42 ➝ 43
You can repeat indefinitely:
A specific track on a compact disc.
All tracks on the compact disc selected.
To repeat... Press Repeat on the Front Panel
one or more times until...
The current track indefinitely REPEAT 1 is displayed
All songs REPEAT ALL is displayed
When you wish to stop the Repeat function, press REPEAT button.
Result:REPEAT is no longer displayed and the function is cancelled.
Repeating One or All Tracks
on the Compact Discs
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When listening to a compact disc, you can quickly search for a
specific music passage on a track.
To search through the tracks... Press and hold down...
Forwards for at least one second
Backwards for at least one second
It is recommended that you turn the volume down before using
this function.
Searching for a Specific Music
Passage on a CD
What is MP3?
Playback sequence of albums and tracks
In case of Window Explorer display.
The arrows indicates playback sequence of albums and
tracks.
Tracks with jpg, wav or doc only are not audio files and
therefore will be skipped.
MP3 means MPEG1 Layer 3, the global standard for audio
signal compression technology. It uses digital compression
technology to compress original sound data by up to 12 times
without sound quality degradation.
File Compatibility
The unit will playback files created in MP3 format
(Mpeg1.Layer3) with *.mp3 as their extension.
Files created in MP2 format (Mpeg1.Layer2) with
*.mp2 as their extension can also be played back.
How many MP3 files can a CD-R or CD-RW disc record?
The maximum capacity of one CD-R or CD-RW disc is
680MB.
Normally, one MP3 file has a capacity of 4MB, therefore
approximately 170 files can be recorded on a single disc.
Kevin01.mp3
Album 01
(E) CD-ROM drive
Kevin02.mp3
Kevin03.mp3
Kevin04.mp3
Kevin.jpg
Life.doc
Skipped
Album 02
Summer05.mp3
Summer06.mp3
Garden.mp3
Garden.mp3
Album 04
Album 03
Michael07.mp3
Michael08.mp3
Water.mp3
Water.mp3
Album 05
Skipped
Kenny01.wav
Kenny02.wav
Butterfly.mp3
Album 06
Piano14.mp3
John15.mp3
Album 07
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When MP3-CD playback is selected again after your CD
player has been stopped or turned off, this function allows
playback from the start of the track that you last listened
to.
Press the PROGRAM/SET button while your MP3-CD is being
played . The LAST ON and LAST OFF may be repeatedly selected.
Last Memory Function
(This function is only available during playback of MP3-CD.)
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If you do not want to store the radio station found, revert to Step 4 and
search for another station.
Otherwise:
a Press PROGRAM/SET
Result: The program number is displayed for a few seconds.
b Press TUNING and to assign a program number between 1
and 15.
c Press PROGRAM/SET to store the radio station.
Result: The program number is no longer displayed and the station is
stored.
To store any other radio frequencies required, repeat Steps 3 to 6.
The PROGRAM function can be used to assign a new station to
an existing program number.
You can listen to a stored radio station as follows:
Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On ( ).
Select the TUNER function by pressing TUNER/BAND .
Select the required frequency band by pressing TUNER/BAND.
Select the radio station as follows.
To listen to ... Press ...
A stored station........................... a Press the TUNING MODE button
until “PRESET” is displayed.
b TUNING and to select the
required station.
Press TUNING MODE again to exit the stored station selection
function.
You can improve the quality of radio reception by:
Rotating the FM or AM(MW) aerial
Testing the positions of the FM and AM(MW) aerials
before fixing them permanently
If reception from a specific FM radio station is poor, press MO/ST
to switch from stereo mode to mono. The quality of the sound will
be improved.
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Selecting a Stored Station
Improving Radio Reception
Searching for and Storing the Radio
Stations(continued)
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You can check and change your selection of tracks at any time.
You must have selected at least one track.
Press STOP ( ) once if you have started listening to the selection.
Press PROGRAM / SET.
Each time you press Program/Set, the next selection is displayed.
Press PROGRAM / SET one or more times until the track to be changed
is displayed.
Press or to select the new track.
Press PROGRAM / SET.
Press MP3-CD ( ) to start listening to the selection.
Result: The first track selected is played.
You can change one or more tracks in your initial selection
You can store up to:
15 FM stations
15 AM station
Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On ( )
Select the TUNER function by pressing TUNER/BAND.
Select the required frequency band by pressing TUNER/BAND again.
Result:The appropriate indication is displayed:
FM Frequency Modulation
AM(MW) Medium Wave
To search for a station ... Press Tuning Mode ...
Manually.......................................One or more times until MANUAL is
displayed.
Automatically................................One or more times until AUTO is
displayed.
Select the station to be stored by pressing , on the front panel
to decrease or increase the frequency respectively.
To scroll through the frequencies faster when searching manually,
hold down the , on the front panel .
The automatic search procedure may stop on a frequency that does
not correspond to a radio station.
If this happens, use the manual search mode.
Adjust the volume by:
Turning the VOLUME knob on the front panel
or
Pressing the VOLUME+, - button on the remote control.
Select the FM stereo or mono mode by pressing MO/ST on
the remote control.
Checking and Changing Programmed
Tracks
Searching for and Storing the Radio
Stations
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Example: Storing the service name "ALPHA1" to the service number 3
Press TUNER/BAND to select "DAB".
• Each time you press the button, the mode changes as follows:
FM ➝ AW ➝ DAB.
Press / to select the service.
• Press TUNE and / to change the ensemble,you can select a
service number from1 to 3.
Press PROGRAM/SET button .
• "PRST-1" will appear on the display.
Press , to select the service number to which the
service will be stored .
• You can select a preset number from1 to 6 .
• "PRST-3"disappears from the display and the station will be stored .
Press PROGRAM/SET button .
• Press the PROGRAM/SET button before "STORED"disappear from
the display .
Repeat steps 2 to 5 to store other stations.
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You can receive a DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) broadcast with clear
CD-quality audio and text captions. However, because DAB broadcasting is
still in testing phase, you can receive the broadcast only in limited areas .
Press TUNER/BAND to select "DAB".
• Each time you press the button, the mode changes as follows:
FM ➝ AM ➝ DAB.
Press and hold TUNE for longer than 2 seconds.
• "SCAN 00" blinks on the display and all available services will be
searched.
• It will about 20 to 60 seconds to search all available services.
Some stations may not transmit PTY, information therefore this may
not be displayed in all cases.
Press TUNER/BAND to select "DAB".
• Each time you press the button, the mode changes as follows:
FM ➝ AW ➝ DAB.
Press TUNE.
• The current frequency will be shown on the display.
Press , on the remote control or press , on the main
unit to move to the desired frequency.
Press TUNE.
• If no signal is received, "NO SVC" will appear on the display.
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If no signal can be received because the unit is being used for the first
time or because you have recently moved, please set available services.
If no signal can be received because the unit is being used for the first
time or because you have recently moved, please set available services.
• For each ensemble, there are various services such as audio and
data.
If you press , when there are many ensembles, you can
easily search services.
About Ensemble and Service
Listening to DAB Stations(Future proof digital radio tuner)
Automatic Tuning
Manual Tuning
Press TUNER/BAND to select "DAB".
• Each time you press the button, the mode changes as follows:
FM ➝ AM ➝ DAB.
Select the service.
• Press , to select the service.
Press TUNE.
• Press , to move to the desired frequency.
Press TUNER/BAND to select "DAB".
Press , to select the service.
• If "NO SVC " appears on the display, press and hold TUNE for
longer than 2 seconds.
"SCAN 00" blinks on the display and all available services will be
searched. If "NO SVC " continues to be displayed after the ser-
vice search has finished, make sure you are not in a non-recep-
tion area and check the antenna connection.
Remote Control Unit
Main Unit
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Storing DAB Stations DAB Related Functions
Press INFO.
• Each time you press the button during reception, the mode
changes on the display as follows:
• Depending on the service information , the display may vary or
does not work.
You can store up to 6 DAB stations. Information Display Function
You can check various information about the service being received.
Tuning in to a Stored DAB Station
• Press 1~6 on the remote control to select the stored station .
• If no station is stored when you press 1~6, "NO MEMO" will
appear on the display.
• With the DAB function selected, press STOP on the main unit for
longer than 5 seconds.
• "DAB RET" blinks on the display and the DAB function will be reset
to the default setting.
• When the DAB function is reset, Auto Scan is started.
To Initialize DAB
• If no button is pressed for 7~8 seconds, you will be exited from
the Information Display function.
• Small letters and some special characters (Ω, /, =, ?) cannot be
displayed.
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What is DAB?
DAB stands for digital audio broadcasting. It is a new form of radio that
is broadcast digitally. Digital audio provides a superior quality of sound
compared to regular analogue broadcasting.
• Shaded areas are frequencies used currently as of March, 2005 in the
UK (“United Kingdom”)
174.928MHz
180.064MHz
185.360MHz
190.640MHz
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197.648MHz
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208.064MHz
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218.640MHz
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220.352MHz
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DLS (Dynamic Label Segment): Teletext
Display
This function may not work depending on the
service area and broadcasting circumstances.
Ensemble Label
Frequency
Bit Rate
Received Signal Strength: The signal
strength is represented by a number between
0~7.
Date/Time( Time and Data alternate to appear
on the screen every third moment or so)
Program Type (Pop, Classic, Rock, etc)
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The PTY information is composed of an identification symbol, which
helps the FM radio to recognize the program type of each FM station.
The below 30 PTY information is shown on the display by pressing the
Pty button.
If the PTY MODE which agrees with the PTY MODE selected in
the course of auto-search, isn't received, it is returned to the first
frequency at beginning the PTY SEARCH and the auto-search
and PTY SEARCH are suspended.
About PTY-SEARCH
Searches the same PTY as the program type of broadcasting
station.
Receive the FM radio.
See the radio receiving method on the page 14~15.
The FM and frequency appear on the display.
If the r
e received station is transmitting the RDS information, “RDS”
lights up.
Press the PTY button.
The PTY MODE(NEWS, AFFAIRS, etc.) appears on the display.
Press the TUNING or button on the front panel to
select the desired PTY MODE.
If the station is transmitting no PTY information, 'NO PTY' lights
on the display.
When the PTY MODE is selected(The PTY MODE is shown on
the display), press the PTY KEY once again to convert into
PTY-SEARCH MODE and auto-search the station sequentially.
If the PTY MODE received in the course of auto-search agrees
with the selected PTY MODE, the auto-search stops and the
PTY-SEARCH is finished.
PTY(Program Type) indication and
PTY-SEARCH function
Display
NEWS
AFFAIRS
INFO
SPORT
EDUCATE
DRAMA
CULTURE
SCIENCE
VARIED
POP M
ROCK M
M.O.R.M
LIGHT M
CLASSIC
OTHER M
WEATHER
FINANCE
CHILDRE
SOCIAL
RELIGIO
PHONE I
TRAVEL
LEISURE
JAZZ
COUNTRY
NATION
OLDIES
FOLK M
DOCUMEN
TEST
Program Type
• News including an announced opinion and report
• Several matters including a current incident, documentary,
discussion and analysis.
• Information including weights and measures, returns and fore-
cast, matters interesting the customer, medical information, etc.
• Sports
• Education
• Drama-Radio serial, etc.
• Culture-National or local culture including the religious problem,
social science, language, theatre,etc.
• Natural science and technology
• Others-Speech, amusing program (quiz, game), interview,
comedy and satirical play, etc.
• Pop music
• Rock music
• M.O.R- Comfortable music, occasionally vocal or piece
• Light classical music- Classical music and instrumental
and chorus music
• Heavy classical music-Orchestra music, symphony, chamber
music and opera
• Other music - Jazz, R&B country music
• Weather
• Finance
• Children’s programmes
• Social affairs
• Religion
• Phone in
• Travel
• Leisure
• Jazz Music
• Country Music
• National Music
• Oldies Music
• Folk Music
• Documentary
• Alarm Test
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About "PS NAME" MODE
Displays the name of broadcasting station.
Press the RDS DISPLAY button to select the PS NAME.
"PS NAME" appears on the display.
If the PS information is being received, the PS name (BBC, AFO, NDR,
etc.) is shown on the display.
If the PS information isn't received, the original FM frequency is shown.
Even though no RDS DISPLAY button is pressed, the reception
of PS information ensues the PS name is displayed.
About 'RT' MODE
Displays the character transmitted from the broadcasting station.
Press the RDS DISPLAY button to select the RT MODE.
"RT" appears on the display.
If the RT information is being received, the received information is
shown on the display.
If the RT information isn't received, the "NO RT" is shown on the
display.
About CT(Clock Time)
Sets the time of RDS clock.
To select the CT time, set the RDS DISPLAY button to CT MODE.
The CT information will take up to 2 minutes to be decoded
therefore the clock isn’t displayed immediately.
If there is no received CT information, "NO CT" is displayed.
This unit has the RDS (Radio Data System) function, which enables
for the various information such as broadcasting station, radio
text, time and 30 types of programs (News, Rock, Classic, etc.) to
be received from the FM RDS station together with normal radio
signal.
Press the Standby/On ( ) button.
Receive the FM radio.
See the radio receiving method on the page 14~15.
FM and frequency are shown on the display
If the received station transfers the RDS information, 'RDS'
appears automatically on the display.
Press the RDS DISPLAY button to select the desired RDS
mode.
Whenever the button is pressed, RDS mode changes as
follows.
The RDS function is available only in FM broadcasting.
Description on RDS function
1. PTY(Program Type) : Displays the type of programme
currently being broadcast
2. PS NAME(Program Service Name) : Indicates the name
of broadcasting station and is composed of 7 characters.
3. RT(Radio Text) : Decodes the text broadcast by a station
(if any) and is composed of maximum 64 characters.
4. CT(Clock Time) : Decodes the real time clock from the
FM frequency.
Some stations may not transmit PTY, RT or CT
information therefore this may not be displayed in all
cases.
5. TA(Traffic Announcement) : When this symbol flashes it
shows that the traffic announcement is in progress.
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PS NAME RT CT Current FM frequency
About RDS DISPLAY function
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Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On ( ) .
Select the TAPE function by pressing TAPE on the front panel.
Open the cassette deck by pushing on the corner of the cover marked PUSH
EJECT until you hear a click and then release it.
Insert the pre-recorded cassette with the open edge of the tape facing
downwards.
Close the deck by pushing on it until it clicks into place.
Press the TAPE( ) button.
Result: The cassette starts playing.
Press TAPE SPEED on the remote to adjust the speed of the tape
playing.And each time the button is pressed,the mode changes as
follows.
When the cassette is stopped, select one of the following functions as
required.
To... Press...
Rewind the cassette................... /
Fast-forward the cassette........... /
The cassette player stops automatically when the beginning or end of
the cassette is reached.
To stop the playback or search, press STOP ( ) button.
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Listening to a Cassette
The direct recording mode enables you to start recording with
any track on the compact disc.
You do not need to adjust the volume, as it has no effect on the recording.
Switch your system on by pressing Standby/On ( ) .
Insert a blank cassette in Deck.
Load a compact disc.
Press the MP3-CD( ) button.
Use the CD selection ( , ) buttons to select the desired song.
Press the REC/PAUSE button.
Result: Recording will begin.
To stop recording, press STOP ( ) button.
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You can record a compact disc on a cassette in two different ways:
Synchronised recording
Direct recording
This feature enables you to synchronize the start of the
recording with the start of the disc or track of your choice.
Switch the system on by pressing ( ) .
Insert a blank cassette in Deck.
Press the PUSH/EJECT button ( ) to open the cassette door,
insert a cassette, and then close the cassette door.
Insert the cassette with the safety tabs.
Load a compact disc.
Press the PUSH/EJECT button ( ) to open the CD door.
Insert a CD and press the PUSH/EJECT button ( ) to close the CD door.
Press the MP3-CD(√/») button.
Use the CD selection ( , ) buttons to select the desired song.
Press and hold CD SYNC/REC/PAUSE button.
When stopped, press the button to start the recording from the
first piece of music.
Press and hold CD SYNC/REC/PAUSE button during the play-
back of CD to start the recording from the first part of the music
being played.
To stop recording, press button.
Synchronised recording
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You can record a radio program of your choice.
You do not need to adjust the volume, as it has no effect on
the recording.
Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On ( ) .
Insert a blank cassette in Deck.
Select the TUNER function by pressing TUNER/BAND.
Select the radio station that you wish to record by pressing
or button on the frontpanel or or on the remote control.
Press REC/PAUSE.
Result: REC is displayed and recording starts.
To stop recording, press STOP ( )button.
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When playing a cassette in one of the cassette decks, a
counter is displayed to enable you to take note of the counter
value at the start of each track to start playback at the
beginning of the track to which you wish to listen.
Before starting to record a cassette for which you wish to take
note of the counter values at the beginning of each track, reset
the counter by pressing COUNTER RESET .
Each cassette deck has a separate counter.
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The timer enables you to switch the system on or off at specific times.
Example: You wish to wake up to music every morning.
If you no longer want the system to be switched on or off
automatically, you must cancel the timer.
Before setting the timer, check that the current time is correct.
For each step, you have a few seconds to set the required
options. If you exceed this time, you must start again.
Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On ( ).
Press TIMER/CLOCK until TIMER is displayed.
Press PROGRAM/SET.
Result:ON TIME is displayed for a few seconds, followed by any switch-
on time already set; you can set the timer switch-on time.
Set the timer switch-on time.
a Set the hour by pressing and .
b Press PROGRAM/SET.
Result: The minutes flash.
c Set the minutes by pressing and .
d Press PROGRAM/SET.
Result: OFF TIME is displayed for a few seconds, followed by any
switch-off time already set; you can now set the timer switch-off
time.
Set the timer switch-off time.
a Set the hour by pressing and .
b Press PROGRAM/SET.
Result: The minutes flash.
c Set the minutes by pressing and .
d Press PROGRAM/SET.
Result: VOL 10 is displayed, where 10 corresponds to the volume already
set.
Press and to adjust the volume level and press
PROGRAM/SET.
Result:The source to be selected is displayed.
Press and to select the source to be played when the system
switches on.
If you select... You must also...
TAPE (cassette) ........................• Insert a recorded cassette in the deck.
TUNER (radio) ..........................• Select the FM or AM (MW/LW) frequency
band by pressing and .
• Press PROGRAM/SET.
• Select a preset station by pressing
and .
CD (compact disc).......................Load a compact disc.
Press PROGRAM/SET to confirm the timer.
Press Standby/On to set the system to standby mode.
Result: is displayed on the top right of the time, indicating that the timer has
been set. The system will switch on and off automatically at the required
times.
If the timer switch on and off times are identical, the word ERROR
is displayed.
You can use / button on the front panel instead of
/ button on the remote control in step 4,5,6,7.
After having set the timer, it will start automatically as shown by
the timer indication on the display. If you no longer wish to use
the timer, you must cancel it.
You can stop the timer at any time (system on or in standby mode).
To... Press TIMER ON/OFF...
Cancel the timer........................... Once.
Result: is no longer displayed.
Restart the timer.......................... Twice.
Result: is displayed again.
Timer Function
Cancelling the Timer
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Power sound function EQ /S.BASS (Super Bass) Function
This machine is equipped with the function of POWER SOUND,
which amplifies bass treble output to twice as much for powerful
surround-sound.
Press the POWER SOUND button on the front panel.
Result: P.SOUND is displayed for a few seconds.
Amore powerful resonant sound is diffused.
To cancel this function, press POWER SOUND again.
Result: OFF is displayed for a few seconds.
Your Micro Component system has a bass amplification function
and equipped with a preset equaliser that allows you to
choose the most appropriate balance between treble and bass
frequencies , according to the type of music you are listening
to.That is called EQ/S.BASS.
This function makes the sound more powerful and real.
Press EQ/S. BASS on the front panel or EQ/S. BASS on the remote
control until the required option is selected.
To obtain a... Select...
Normal balance (linear)............................................PASS
Balance suitable for pop music............................POP
Balance suitable for rock music ..........................ROCK
Balance suitable for classic music.......................CLASSIC
Balance suitable for jazz music...........................JAZZ
Balance suitable for s-bass music.......................S-BASS
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Connecting Headphones
You can connect a set of headphones to your micro
component system so that you can listen to music or radio
programs without disturbing other people in the room.
The headphones must have a 3.5 mm connector or
appropriate adaptor.
Connect the headphones to the Phones connector on the rear panel
(or top right corner).
Result: The loudspeakers are no longer used for sound output.
Prolonged use of headphones at a high volume may damage your
hearing.
You can set the system to switch off automatically.
Example: You wish to fall a sleep to music.
Press SLEEP on the remote control.
Result: The following indications are displayed:
Press SLEEP one or more times to indicate how long the system should
continue playing before it switches off:
At any time, you can:
Check the remaining time by pressing SLEEP
Change the remaining time by repeating Steps 1 and 2
To cancel the sleep timer function, press SLEEP one or more times until
OFF is displayed and the word SLEEP disappears.
Sleep Timer
90 MIN 60 MIN 45 MIN
OFF 15 MIN 30 MIN
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MUTE Function
You can turn the sound off temporarily.
Example: You wish to answer a telephone call.
Press MUTE.
To switch the sound back on (at the same volume as before), press
MUTE again, or turn VOLUME button.
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To obtain the best possible results from your
micro-component system, you must clean the following
elements regularly:
The outer casing
The compact disc player
The cassette players (heads, rollers and drive capstans)
Always unplug the system from the wall outlet:
Before cleaning it
If you are not going to be using it for a long time
Outer Casing
Clean the outer casing regularly using a soft cloth and a light detergent. Do
not use abrasive powders, liquids or aerosol cleaners. Never let any liquids
get into the system.
Compact Disc Player
Before playing a compact disc, clean it with a special CD cleaning
agent. Do not use the same cleaning agents as for vinyl LP records.
Carefully wipe the disc from the centre outward.
Regularly clean the player with a special cleaning disc (available from
your local dealer).
Tape Decks
Press PUSH EJECT( ) to open the cassette deck.
Use a cotton bud and a special cassette cleaning agent to clean the:
Head (1)
Rollers (2)
Drive capstans (3)
If you will not be using the remote control for a long time,
remove the batteries to prevent corrosion.
Although your system is very hard-wearing, it should not be
used in an excessively dusty environment or subjected to
shocks or extreme heat (close to heating appliances or in
direct sunlight, etc.).
If the unit emits an unpleasant odour when in use, unplug it
from the main supply and contact the after-sales service.
Cleaning Your
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The following diagrams illustrate the precautions to be taken
when using or moving your micro-component system.
Safety Precautions
Ambient operating conditions:
Ambient temperature 5 °C-35°C
Humidity 10-75%
Do not expose the unit to direct sun
radiation or other heat sources.
This could lead to overheating and
malfunction of the unit.
Do not place potted plants or vases
on top of the unit. Moisture entering
the unit could lead to dangerous
electric shock and can cause
equipment damage. In such events
immediately disconnect the main
plug from the socket.
Do not place heavy items on the
main lead. Main cable damage can
lead to damage of the equipment (fire
hazard) and can cause electric
shock.
Do not remove any equipment panels.
The inside of the unit
contains live components, which
cause electric shock.
During thunderstorms, disconnect
the main plug from the socket.
Main voltage peaks due to light-
ning could damage the unit.
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Remove the batteries from the
remote control, if not used for any
extended period.
Leaking batteries can cause serious
damage to the remote control.
When using headphones, take care
not to listen at excessive volumes.
Extended use of headphones at
high volumes will lead to hearing
damage.
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It always takes a little time to become familiar with a new appliance.
If you have any of the problems listed below, try the solutions given.
They may save you the time and inconvenience of an unnecessary
service call.
If the above guidelines do not allow you to solve the problem, take a
note of:
The model and serial numbers, normally printed on the rear of
the system
Your warranty details
A clear description of the problem
Then contact your local dealer or SAMSUNG after-sales service.
Problem
The system does not work
There is no sound
The Timer does not work
In case it does not work, even the
action is taken as above.
The compact disc player does not
start playing
The MP-3 CD player cannot be
played.
The tape does not start playing
The volume falls off
The cassette is not erased correctly
There is excessive wow and flutter
Reception is poor or no radio
stations are received at all
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Checks/Explanation
• The main lead is not correctly plugged into
a wall socket or the wall socket is not
switched on.
• The remote control batteries need replacing
or the polarity has not been respected.
• The STANDBY/ON button has not been
pressed.
• The volume has been completely turned
down.
• The correct function (TUNER, MP3-CD,
TAPE, AUX) has not been selected.
• You have connected a set of earphones.
• The loudspeaker wires have been
disconnected.
• The MUTE button has been pressed.
• The timer has been stopped by pressing
TIMER ON/OFF.
• Press the POWER SOUND button for 5
seconds in power ‘OFF’(standby), then it is
returned the original position (RESET)
• The CD function has not been selected.
• The disc has been inserted face down or is
either dirty or scratched.
• The laser sensor is dirty or dusty.
• The system has not been installed on a flat,
horizontal surface.
• Condensation has formed in the player;
leave the system in a warm, airy room for at
least one hour.
• Use the PC to confirm if the extension is
*.mp3.
• The TAPE function has not been selected.
• The cassette has not been inserted correctly.
• The cassette player has not been closed.
• The tape is either slack or broken.
• The audio heads are dirty.
• The rollers or drive capstans are dirty.
• The tape is worn.
• The TUNER function has not been selected.
• The radio frequency has not been correctly
selected.
• The aerial has been disconnected or is not
facing the right way. Turn it until you find the
best orientation.
• You are in a building that blocks radio
waves; you must use an outside aerial.
Check that the tape in the cassette is sufficiently taut.
To prevent erasing a cassette that you wish to keep, remove the
safety tab on the upper edge of the cassette. To record a cassette,
where the tab has been broken, simply cover the opening with
adhesive tape.
When you have finished playing a cassette, always put it back in its
case.
Store your cassettes in a clean place, out of direct sunlight, where
they will not be exposed to high temperatures.
Avoid using 120-minute cassettes as they place unnecessary strain
on the tape mechanism.
Handle your compact discs with care. Always hold them by the
edges to avoid leaving fingerprints on the shiny surface.
When you have finished playing a compact disc, always put it back
in its case.
Do not fix paper or adhesive tape to the discs and do not write on
the label.
Clean them with a special-purpose cloth.
Store your compact discs in a clean place, out of direct sunlight,
where they will not be exposed to high temperatures.
Always use compact discs marked .
Precautions When Using Compact
Discs
Before Contacting the After-Sales
Service
Precautions When Using Audio
Cassettes
COMPACT
DIGITAL AUDIO
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SAMSUNG strives to improve its products at all times. Both the design specifications and these user
instructions are thus subject to change without notice.
Technical Specifications
RADIO
DAB
Usable sensitivity –90dBm
S/N Ratio 75 dB
Total harmonic distortion 0.2 %
AM (MW)
Signal/noise ratio 35 dB
Usable sensitivity 54 dB
Total harmonic distortion 2 %
FM
Signal/noise ratio 55 dB
Usable sensitivity 15 dB
Total harmonic distortion 1 %
COMPACT DISC PLAYER
Frequency range 20 Hz - 20 KHz
Signal/noise ratio 70 dB (at 1 KHz) with filter
Distortion 0.1 % (at 1 KHz)
Channel separation 45 dB
Disc sizes Diameter: 120 or 80 mm. Thickness: 1.2 mm
TAPE DECK
Frequency range 125 Hz ~ 8 KHz
Signal/noise ratio 40 dB
Channel separation 30 dB
Erasing effect 45 dB
AMPLIFIER
Output power (6 Ω) 2 X 20 Watts RMS (total harmonic distortion : 10%)
Channel separation 40 dB
Signal/noise ratio 70 dB
GENERAL
Dimensions 145(W) x 226 (H) x 282(D) mm
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