Portable Mini-Boombox

Instruction Manual and Warranty Information

Thank you for purchasing the HMDX Audio Portable Mini-Boombox, the ultimate portable iPod speaker dock & radio. This, like the entire HMDX Audio product line, is built with high-quality craftsmanship to provide you years of dependable service. We hope you will find it to be the finest product of its kind.

Getting Started

  1. Attach the DC adapter to the DC Jack located in the back of the unit.
  2. Plug the cord into a 120V household outlet.

Install/Replace/Remove Battery
Batteries can be used to power the device without the use of the DC adapter. They are not intended for battery backup in the event of a power failure. The device will not charge your iPod when being operated with batteries.

  1. Open the battery compartment cover located on the back of the unit.
  2. Insert four AA batteries, checking that the positive polarity matches the
    picture in the battery housing.
  3. Close the compartment cover.

Battery Precautions

  1. Use only the size and type of batteries specified.
  2. When installing batteries, observe proper +/ – polarities. Incorrect
    installation of battery may cause damage to unit.
  3. Do not mix different types of batteries together (e.g. alkaline with
    carbon-zinc, old batteries with new ones or rechargeable with non rechargeable).
  4. If the unit is not going to be used for a long period of time,
    remove batteries to prevent damage due to possible battery leakage.
  5. Do not dispose of batteries in fire. Batteries may explode or leak.
  6. Remove used batteries promptly.
  7. Clean the battery contacts and also those of the device prior to battery installation.
  8. Please recycle or dispose of batteries per local regulations.
  9. Warning: Batteries may pose choking hazard. Do not let children handle batteries.

Setting Clock Time

  1. Press the TIME SET button located on the front of the unit
    (Fig. 1); hour digit will begin flashing. Press the NEXT/
    PREV button until the current hour is displayed. Remember
    to set the correct AM or PM (an icon in the upper left of
    the time display is the PM INDICATOR; there is no AM
    indicator) (Fig. 3).
  2. Press the TIME SET button again; minute digits will begin
    flashing. Press the NEXT/PREV Button until the current
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  3. Press the TIME SET button again to exit the clock setting
    mode or after 3 seconds the display will stop flashing to
    indicate the time is set.
setting mode
LCD display
setting figure 2
battery cover

Caution: All servicing of this product must be performed by authorized HMDX Audio Service Personnel only.

Charging your iPod

The Portable Mini-Boombox comes with four dock inserts. See chart below  to determine the size insert you should use.

Insert LabeliPod Model
Video 60G (160 & Classic)iPod Classic (120 GB, 160 GB 2009; 160 GB 2007)
Nano 4GiPod Nano 4th Generation
Nano 5GiPod Nano 5th Generation
Touch 2GiPod Touch 2nd Generation

The mini-boombox comes with the Apple 5th Generation Nano already  installed in the dock. When you want to connect a different size iPod, remove  the insert from the Mini-Boombox and replace with the correct size insert. To  remove dock insert, place fingernail in slot on insert (Fig. 5) and gently pull up.  You must always use the appropriate size insert for your iPod. You may contact  HMDX Audio Consumer Relations at 1-800-466-3342 to order the correct insert for  your iPod.

Note: Make sure you are using the correct insert for your iPod and that it is properly docked in the Mini-Boombox. Failure to do so may damage your iPod.

WARNING: INSERT AND PIN CONNECTOR ARE DESIGNED FOR APPLE iPOD MUSIC PLAYERS ONLY. ATTEMPTING TO ATTACH OR FORCE ANY NON-iPOD MUSIC PLAYER INTO THE ENCLOSED INSERT OR ONTO THE PIN CONNECTOR WILL DAMAGE AND EVEN DESTROY
YOUR DEVICE.

  1. Before you begin, remove your iPod from its case  or ‘skin’. Place insert in dock, being sure that the  twoipod case plastic tabs face the front of the unit. Press insert into place, ensuring it is firmly placed in the  dock. Carefully place your iPod into the docking area so that the pin connector in the dock is fully  connected to the pin socket on the bottom of your iPod (Fig. 5). 
  2. Your iPod will then begin charging, until fully charged.

NOTE: Your iPod will charge even if the POWER button is turned off. The Mini-Boombox must be plugged in to  the wall outlet for the iPod to charge. iPod will not charge on  battery mode.

Listening to Your iPod

  1. Press the POWER button on the Mini-Boombox (Fig. 1).
  2. Toggle through the MODE button to play the iPod (Fig. 1). The IPOD icon
    will appear on the LCD display on the left side of the clock, to indicate that
    the iPod mode has been selected.
    Note: When the iPod is docked and in standby mode, it will
    automatically begin playing once the iPod mode is selected on the unit.
  3. Press the PLAY/PAUSE button on your iPod to pause play; press play again
    to resume play.
  4. Press the VOL+/VOL – button (Fig. 1) on the unit to adjust the system
    volume.
  5. Press the NEXT/PREV button on your iPod to go to the next or previous
    track.
  6. To turn unit off, press the POWER button. The iPod will continue charging in
    the dock.

Listening to a non-docking iPod or other portable
audio devices

If you are using an iPod without a docking port, other MP3 player, or other
portable audio device, you can play it through the Mini-Boombox via the
AUX jack located on the back of the unit (Fig. 4).

portable ipod
  1. Plug one end of the Connection
    Cable (included) into the headphone
    or line-out jack on your audio device
    and the other end of the Connection
    Cable into the Mini-Boombox AUX
    jack, located on the back of the unit
    (Fig. 6).
  2. Press the POWER button on the unit to turn it on (Fig. 1).
  3. Toggle through the MODE button on the unit until you reach the auxiliary
    mode. The AUX icon (Fig. 3) will appear in the left side of the clock, to
    indicate that the auxiliary mode has been selected.
  4. Turn on and play external audio device.
  5. Press the VOL+/VOL – button (Fig 1) on the unit to adjust the system
    volume.
    Note: You may need to adjust the volume on external device also.
  6. To turn off the unit, press the POWER button the unit.
    Note: You may need to turn off your external audio device as well.

Listening to the Radio

  1. Press the POWER button on the unit to turn it on (Fig. 3).
  2. Toggle through the MODE button to play the radio
    (Fig. 1). The RADIO icon will appear on the left side of the clock (Fig. 1).
  3. Press the NEXT/PREV button on the unit to tune in the desired
    station (Fig. 1). (Press and hold to fast scan).
  4. Press the VOL+/VOL – button on the unit to adjust the system
    volume (Fig. 1).
  5. To turn off the unit, press the POWER button.
    Storing Radio Station For your convenience, you may store a selection
    of up to EIGHT of your favorite radio stations.

Storing Radio Station

For your convenience, you may store a selection of up to EIGHT of your
favorite radio stations.

  1. Toggle through the MODE button on the unit to select to the Radio
    mode. The RADIO icon will appear on the left side of the clock (Fig. 3).
  2. Press the NEXT / PREV on the unit to tune in the desired station.
  3. Press and hold the PRESET button for 3 seconds, the desired number
    (for example: P -1, 2, 3… total 8 favorite stations number) will flash on
    the display.
    Note: To advance preset number; while number is flashing, toggle
    through preset button.
  4. Press and hold PRESET button for 3 seconds to store the desired
    station.
  5. Repeat steps from 1-4 to store other radio stations and/or change
    existing storage settings.

Using the Remote Control

Install/Replace Remote Control Battery
One lithium battery is packaged with the remote. To begin using the
remote, remove the tab from the battery compartment. When the remote
stops operating or when the operating range is reduced, replace the
battery with a new one.
1. Open the battery compartment cover located on the back of the
remote.
2. Remove old battery from remote control.
3. Insert one 3-volt lithium battery, Model #: CR2025, checking that the
positive polarity faces towards you.
4. Close the compartment cover.
5. Please recycle or dispose of batteries per local regulations.
6. Warning: Batteries may pose choking hazard. Do not let children handle
batteries.
When replacing, make sure you dispose of batteries properly.
NOTE: Do not dispose of old batteries in fire. Batteries may explode or leak.

Use the remote to control the following functions of your HMDX Audio Mini-
Boombox. (For best results, aim remote control toward the front, right side
of the unit.)

remote control

Maintenance

To Store
You may leave the unit on display, or you can store it in its box in a cool, dry place.

To Clean
Use only a soft dry cloth to clean the enclosure of the unit. NEVER use
liquids or abrasive cleaner to clean. Modifications not authorized by the
manufacturer may void users authority to operate this device.

FCC DISCLAIMER
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC rules. Operation is subject to
the following two conditions:
1. This device may not cause harmful interference, and
2. This device must accept any interference received, including
interference that may cause undesired operation.

Note: 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 receiver.
• Connect the equipment into 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

Note: The manufacturer is not responsible for any radio or TV interference
caused by unauthorized modifications to this equipment. Such
modifications could void the users authority to operate the equipment.report this ad

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