Philips AJB1002/79 User Manual
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a Read these instructions.
b Keep these instructions.
c Heed all warnings.
d Follow all instructions.
e Do not use this apparatus near water.
f Clean only with dry cloth.
g Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance
with the manufacturer’s instructions.
h Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat
registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including ampliers)
that produce heat.
i Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched,
particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the apparatus.
j Only use attachments/accessories specied by the
k Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when
unused for long periods of time.
l Refer all servicing to qualied 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.
m Battery usage CAUTION – To prevent battery leakage which
may result in bodily injury, property damage, or damage to
Install the battery correctly.•
Remove the battery when the unit is not used for a long •
n Apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing.
o Do not place any sources of danger on the apparatus (e.g.
liquid lled objects, lighted candles).
This product complies with the radio interference
requirements of the European Community.
not expressly approved by Philips Consumer Lifestyle may void the
user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Your product is designed and manufactured with high
quality materials and components, which can be recycled
When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached
to a product it means that the product is covered by the
European Directive 2002/96/EC.
Please inform yourself about the local separate collection
system for electrical and electronic products.
Please act according to your local rules and do not dispose of your
old products with your normal household waste. Correct disposal of
your old product helps to prevent potential negative consequences
for the environment and human health.
Your product contains batteries covered by the European
Directive 2006/66/EC, which cannot be disposed with
normal household waste.Please inform yourself about the local rules
on separate collection of batteries because correct disposal helps to
prevent negative consequences for the environmental and human
All unnecessary packaging has been omitted. We have tried to make
the packaging easy to separate into three materials: cardboard (box),
polystyrene foam (buffer) and polyethylene (bags, protective foam
Your system consists of materials which can be recycled and reused
if disassembled by a specialized company. Please observe the local
regulations regarding the disposal of packaging materials, exhausted
batteries and old equipment.
2 Your Clock Radio
Congratulations on your purchase, and welcome to Philips! To fully
With this unit, you can:
listen to FM/DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) radio•
wake-up by buzzer alarm or DAB/FM radio•
enjoy audio from external devices•
What’s in the box
Check and identify the contents of your package:
Main unit (with a battery)•
AC power adapter•
MP3 link cable (x 1)•
Quick start guide•
Overview of the main unit
a + TUNING -
Tune to radio stations.•
b REPEAT ALARM/BRIGHTNESS CONTROL
Adjust display brightness.•
c AL 1/AL 2
Activate/deactivate alarm timer.•
Turn on/off the unit.•
Select a source: FM/DAB tuner or MP3 link.•
e - Volume +
f Battery compartment
g FM ANT
Improve FM reception.•
h DC 5V
Connect external audio device.•
Set sleep timer.•
k SET TIME/PROG/MENU
Program radio stations.•
Access DAB menu.•
l PRESET +/RRESET -
Select a preset radio station.•
Show current status.•
Switch between mono and stereo broadcast.•
n Display panel
3 Get started
Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures •
other than herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure or
other unsafe operation.
Always follow the instructions in this chapter in sequence.
If you contact Philips, you will be asked for the model and serial number
of this apparatus. The model number and serial number are on the rear
of the apparatus. Write the numbers here:
Model No. __________________________
Serial No. ___________________________
The unit has a pre-installed lithium CR2025 battery to back up clock setting.
Risk of product damage! When the apparatus is not used for long
periods, remove the battery.
The battery contains chemical substances, so it should be disposed
The battery can not be used as power supply of this unit.
For rst -time use:
1 Remove the protective tab to activate the battery.
To replace the battery:
When the clock is not accurate although you have set it correctly,
replace the battery.
1 Pull out the battery tray and remove the old battery.
2 Place a new lithium CR2025 battery into the battery tray with
correct polarity (+/-) as indicated.
3 Insert the battery tray back into the slot.
Insert the battery tray back into the slot.
Risk of product damage! Ensure that the power voltage corresponds •
to the voltage printed on the back or the underside of the
Risk of electric shock! When you unplug the AC power cord, always
pull the plug from the socket. Never pull the cord.
Before connecting the AC power cord, ensure that you have
completed all other connections.
1 Connect the power adapter to
the • DC 5V socket on the back of the main unit.
the power socket.•
1 Press to turn on the unit.
2 Press repeatedly to switch between standby mode and
different sources (FM/DAB/ MP3-LINK).
The time and date (if set) are displayed. »
To switch the unit to standby mode:
1 Press for 3 seconds.
1 In standby mode, press SET TIME for over 3 seconds.
»[SYNC ON Y] is displayed.
2 Press PRESET +/RRESET - to select [Y] (Yes) or [N] (No).
If • [Y] is selected, the clock of the unit synchronizes with
that of DAB station.
3 Press SET TIMEtoconrm.
The hour format begins to blink. »
4 Repeat steps 2-3 to set 12/24-hour format, hour, minute, year,
month, and day in sequence.
If no button is pressed in one minute, the system exits clock setting •
4 Listen to DAB radio
Tune to DAB radio station
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) is a way of broadcasting radio digitally
through a network of transmitters. It provides you with more choice,
more information and better sound quality.
1 Press SOURCE repeatedly to select DAB.
The radio begins to scan DAB radio stations automatically. »
If no DAB station is found, »[No DAB Station]appears, then
[Manual tune] is displayed.
Access DAB menu
1 In DAB mode, press MENU to activate DAB menu.
2 Press + TUNING - to navigate through the options.
3 To select an option, press ENTER.
4 Repeat steps 2-3 if sub-option is available under one option.
[Manual tune] Totunetoaspecicchannelmanually.
[Autoscan full] To perform full scan to search for DAB radio stations.
[DRC value] To add or remove a degree of compensation for
[Factory Reset] To restore default settings.
[SW version] To display software version.
1 In DAB mode, press MENU until [Manual tune] is displayed,
then press ENTERtoconrm.
A channel and its frequency appear on the display. »
2 Press + TUNING - repeatedly to tune to your desired station.
3 Press ENTERtoconrm.
• [DRC off]: DRC (Dynamic Range Control) is switched off.
• [DRC high]: DRC is switched on (the default option
recommended for noisy environment).
• [DRC low]: DRC is set to half normal level.
Store DAB radio stations in memory
You can store up to 20 DAB radio stations in preset channel.
1 Tune to a DAB radio station.
2 Press PRESET +/RRESET - repeatedly to select a preset
3 Press PROGtoconrm.
4 Repeat steps 2-3 to store more DAB radio stations.
To remove a pre-stored DAB radio station, store another station •
in its place.
The system will exit storing mode if no button is pressed within 30
Select a preset DAB radio station
1 In DAB mode, press PRESET +/RRESET - to select a preset
Show DAB information
1 While listening to DAB radio, press DISPL AY repeatedly to
scroll through the following information (if available):
Dynamic label segment (DLS) »
Program type (PTY) »
Ensemble Name »
Channel and frequency »
Signal error rate »
Bit rate and audio status »
5 Listen to FM radio
Tune to FM radio station
For optimal reception, fully extend and adjust the position of the antenna. •
1 Press SOURCE repeatedly to select FM tuner.
»[FM] and current radio frequency are displayed.
2 Press and hold + TUNING -.
3 When the frequency starts to change, release the button.
The FM tuner tunes to a station with strong reception »
4 Repeat steps 2-3 to tune to more stations.
To tune to a weak station:
1 Press + TUNING -repeatedlyuntilyoundoptimalreception.
Store FM radio stations automatically
You can store a maximum of 20 preset radio stations. •
1 Press SOURCE repeatedly to select FM tuner.
2 Press PROG for over 3 seconds.
All available stations are stored in the order of waveband »
Store FM radio stations in memory
1 Tune to an FM radio station.
2 Press PROG.
The preset channel number is displayed. »
3 Press PRESET +/PRESET - repeatedly to select a preset number.
4 Press PROGtoconrm.
5 Repeat steps 1-4 to store more stations.
To remove a pre-stored FM radio station, store another station in •
If no button is pressed within 30 seconds, the system exits storing
Select a preset FM radio station
1 In FM tuner mode, press PRESET +/RRESET - to select a
Select stereo/mono broadcast
For stations with weak signals, to improve the reception, change to •
1 In FM tuner mode, press and hold ENTER to switch between mono
and stereo broadcast.
6 Other features
Ensure that you have set the clock correctly. •
1 Press AL 1 or AL 2 for over 2 seconds.
2 Press PRESET +/PRESET - to select your desired alarm source:
FM/DAB Radio or Buzzer.
3 Press AL 1 or AL 2toconrm.
The hour digits begin to blink. »
4 Repeat steps 2-3 to set the hour, minute and alarm volume level.
If no button is pressed in one minute, the system exits alarm setting mode. •
Activate/Deactivate alarm timer
Ensure that you have already set the alarms successfully. •
1 Press AL1 or AL2 repeatedly.
If the alarm timer is activated, » or appears.
If the alarm timer is deactivated, » or disappears.
1 When the alarm sounds, press REPEAT ALARM/
The alarm sounds again 9 minutes later. »
The alarm icon begins to blink. »
If no button is pressed in 30 minutes, the alarm stops ringing •
Stop alarm sound
1 When the alarm sounds, press the corresponding AL1/AL2.
The alarm stops but the alarm settings remain. »
Set sleep timer
The unit can switch to standby mode automatically after a period.
1 Press SLEEP repeatedly to select time period.
» is displayed.
The volume decreases gradually in the last 5 minutes. »
To turn off the sleep timer:
1 Press SLEEP repeatedly until [Sleep off] is displayed.
Adjust display brightness
1 Press REPEAT ALARM/BRIGHTNESS CONTROL repeatedly
to select different brightness levels of the display:
Listen to external audio device
With this unit, you can enjoy audio from an external device.
1 Connect the supplied MP3 link cable to:
the • MP3-LINK socket on the back of this unit
the output socket of the external device.•
2 Press SOURCE repeatedly to select MP3-LINK.
»[MP3-Link] is displayed.
3 Press - VOLUME + repeatedly to adjust volume.
7 Product information
Product information is subject to change without prior notice. •
Tuning Range 87.5 - 108MHz
Tuning grid 50KHz
- Mono, 26dB S/N Ratio
Search Selectivity >28dBf
Total Harmonic Distortion <3%
Signal to Noise Ratio >50dB
AC Power Input: 220 - 230 V, 50 Hz
Operation Power Consumption 3.0 W
- Main Unit (W x H x D)
207 x 60 x 88 mm
- With Packing
- Main Unit
Never remove the casing of this apparatus. •
To keep the warranty valid, never try to repair the system yourself.
If you encounter problems when using this apparatus, check the
following points before requesting service. If the problem remains
unsolved, go to the Philips web site (www.philips.com/support). When
you contact Philips, ensure that your apparatus is nearby and the model
number and serial number are available.
Ensure that the Mains cord is connected securely.•
Ensure that there is power at the AC Mains.•
Adjust the volume. •
No response from the unit
Disconnect and reconnect the AC power plug, then turn on •
the unit again.
Poor radio reception
Increase the distance between the apparatus and your TV or •
Fully extend the antenna. •
Timer does not work
Set the clock correctly. •
Switch on the timer. •
Clock/timer setting erased
Replace the battery. •
Power has been interrupted or the power plug has been •
Reset the clock/timer. •
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PHILIPS CONSUMER ELECTRONICS
WARRANTY POLICY FOR AUSTRALIA
Effective 1st July 2009
Philips provides its Consumer Electronics products with a 1 Year
The benets given to the purchaser by this warranty are
in addition to all other rights and remedies, which the
purchaser has in respect of the product under the Trade
Practices Act or other Commonwealth or State Law.
The conditions contained in this warranty replace and override
the provision of the Philips World-Wide Guarantee for products
purchased in Australia and used in Australia.
Please record the following information for your records and keep
in a safe place. It is essential that you retain your original purchase
receipt to make a warranty claim.
Model number : ………………………………………………
Serial number : ………………………………………………..
Date of purchase : ……………………………………………
Retailer : ………………………………………………………
If you require assistance with the operation of the product, its
features or specications, you may call the Philips Technology
Care Centre on 1300 363 391 where support is provided by
our trained staff.
If the product fails within 12 months from the date of purchase,
please return the faulty product to the place of purchase.
Conditions of Warranty
a. All claims for warranty can only be made at the place of purchase
and a copy of the purchase receipt is required for any warranty
b. The warranty period is valid from the original date of purchase of
c. This warranty extends only to defects in material or workmanship
occurring under normal use of the product when operated in
accordance with the instructions.
d. Philips may, at its discretion choose to repair rather than replace
e. If a replacement product is supplied, it is warranted for the
remainder of the warranty period, from the original date of
f. This Manufacturers Warranty is limited to 3 months for products
used in commercial applications.
g. Product accessories are covered by the same warranty period. If
an accessory is faulty, please contact the Philips Technology Care
Centre on 1300 363 391.
h. This Manufacturers Warranty is neither transferable nor valid in
countries other than Australia.
This Warranty does not cover:
a. Service costs arising from failure to correctly adjust the controls
of the product or to observe the instructions, or inspections
that reveal that the product is in normal working order.
b. Product failures caused by misuse, neglect, accidental breakage,
transit damage, un-authorised repairs or modication by un-
authorised persons, external res, lightning strikes, oods, vermin
infestation or liquid spillage.
c. Reception problems, replacement of worn or used batteries or
d. Second hand products or refurbished products.
e. Products failure, caused by other products.
Version 1.3: 1st July 2009
NEW ZEALAND-Guarantee and Service for New Zealand
Thank-you for purchasing this quality Philips product.
Philips New Zealand Ltd guarantees this product against defective
components and faulty workmanship for a period of 12 months.
Any defect in materials or workmanship occurring within 12
months from the date of purchase subject to the following
conditions will be rectied free of charge by the retailer from
whom this product was purchased.
1. The product must have been purchased in New Zealand. As
proof of purchase, retain the original sales docket indicating the
date of purchase.
2. The guarantee applies only to faults caused by defective
components or faulty workmanship on the part of the
3. The guarantee does not cover failures caused by misuse, neglect,
normal wear and tear, accidental breakage, use on the incorrect
voltage, use contrary to operating instructions, or unauthorised
modication to the product or repair by an unauthorised
4. Reasonable evidence (in the form of a sales docket) must be
supplied to indicate that the product was purchased no more than
12 months prior to the date of your claim.
5. In the event of a failure, Philips shall be under no liability for any
injury, or any loss or damage caused to property or products
other than the product under guarantee.
This guarantee does not prejudice your rights under common law
and statute, and is in addition to the normal responsibilities of the
retailer and Philips.
How to claim
Should your Philips product fail within the guarantee period please
return it to the retailer from whom it was purchased.In most cases
the retailer will be able to satisfactorily repair or replace the product.
However should the retailer not be able to conclude the matter
satisfactorily, or if you have other difculties claiming under this
guarantee, please contact
The Guarantee Controller
Philips New Zealand Ltd.
4 PO. Box 41.021
3 (09) 84 94 160
fax 3 (09) 84 97 858
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