1 Important Warning •• Never remove the casing of this speaker. •• Never lubricate any part of this speaker. •• Never place this speaker on other electrical equipment. •• Keep this speaker away from direct sunlight, naked flames or heat.
•• Make sure that you always have easy access to the
power cord, plug, or adaptor to disconnect the speaker from the power.
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Make sure that there is enough free space around the speaker for ventilation. Use only power supplies listed in the user manual. The speaker shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing. Do not place any sources of danger on the speaker (e.g. liquid filled objects, lighted candles). Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer. Where the plug of the Direct Plug-in Adapter is used as the disconnect device, the disconnect device shall remain readily operable.
Note •• The type plate is located on the bottom of the product.
2 Notice Any changes or modifications made to this device that are not expressly approved by WOOX Innovations may void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Hereby, WOOX Innovations declares that this product is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. You can find the Declaration of Conformity on www.philips.com/ support.
Care of the environment
helps prevent negative consequences for the environment and human health. Environmental information 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 sheet.) 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.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by WOOX Innovations is under license.
Disposal of your old product
Your product is designed and manufactured with high quality materials and components, which can be recycled and reused.
This symbol on a product means that the product is covered by European Directive 2012/19/EU. Inform yourself about the local separate collection system for electrical and electronic products. Follow local rules and never dispose of the product with normal household waste. Correct disposal of old products
The N Mark is a trademark or registered trademark of NFC Forum, Inc. in the United States and in other countries.
This is CLASS II apparatus with double insulation, and no protective earth provided.
b Volume knob • Adjust volume. c PAIRING • Enter Bluetooth pairing mode. d NFC • Connect a device with NFC feature through Bluetooth. e LED indicator f AUDIO IN • Connect an external audio device. g CHARGING • Charge mobile devices in AC mode. h DC IN • Connect power.
4 Get started Always follow the instructions in this chapter in sequence.
Switch to standby mode The speaker switches to standby mode in the following situations: • In power on mode, press . • No audio is played or no key is pressed for 15 minutes. Wake up from standby mode • In standby mode, press or PAIRING. • Tap the NFC tag with your mobile phone.
Caution •• Risk of product damage! Make sure that the power
voltage corresponds to the voltage printed on the back or underside of the speaker. •• Risk of electric shock! When you unplug the AC adapter, always pull the plug from the socket. Never pull the cord.
Connect the power adaptor to: • the DC IN socket on the speaker. • the wall outlet.
LED indicator status Mode Standby mode Bluetooth mode
Turn on Press . »» The speaker switches to Bluetooth mode. »» The LED indicator flashes blue.
LED status Solid red. Flashing blue while connecting, or waiting for pairing; Solid blue after connected. Flash blue shortly when the volume reaches the maximum/ minimum. Solid green. Flashing green shortly when the volume reaches the maximum/ minimum.
With this speaker, you can listen to audio from Bluetooth-enabled devices.
Connect a device Note •• Make sure that your Bluetooth device is compatible with this speaker.
•• Before pairing a device with this speaker, read its user manual for Bluetooth compatibility.
•• The speaker can memorize a maximum of 8 paired
devices. •• Make sure that Bluetooth function is enabled on your device, and your device is set as visible to all other Bluetooth devices. •• Any obstacle between this speaker and a Bluetooth device can reduce the operational range. •• Keep away from any other electronic device that may cause interference.
Option 1: Connect a device through NFC Near Field Communication (NFC) is a technology that enables short-range wireless communication between various NFC compatible devices, such as mobile phones and IC tags. If your Bluetooth device supports NFC, you can connect it with this speaker easily.
On your device, enable NFC and Bluetooth functions (refer to the user manual of the device). Tap the NFC tag on the top of the speaker with the back of your Bluetooth device. »» The LED indicator flashes blue.
Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the pairing and connection. »» After successful pairing and connection, the speaker beeps twice, and the LED indicator turns solid blue.
Option 2: Connect a device manually Note •• The operational range between this speaker and a
Bluetooth device is approximately 10 meters (30 feet).
•• The speaker switches to Bluetooth pairing mode
automatically every time when you turn on the speaker.
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Press PAIRING for two seconds to enter Bluetooth pairing mode.. »» The LED indicator flashes blue. On your Bluetooth device, enable Bluetooth and search for Bluetooth devices that can be paired (see the user manual of the device). Select [Philips BT7500] on your device to start pairing and connection. If necessary, input default password “0000”. »» After successful pairing and connection, the speaker beeps twice, and the LED indicator turns solid blue.
Disable Bluetooth on your device; or Move the device beyond the communication range. »» The LED indicator flashes.
To clear the Bluetooth pairing history: Press and hold PAIRING for more than 7 seconds. Philips BT7500
Play from Bluetooth device After successful Bluetooth connection, play audio on the Bluetooth device. »» Audio streams from your Bluetooth device to the speaker. Note •• The speaker synchronizes its volume with the
connected Bluetooth devices which support volume sync function. •• Bluetooth devices with iOS or Android 4.4 or higher support sync function.
Enter Bluetooth pairing mode Press and hold PAIRING for two seconds when the speaker is in standby mode or AUDIO IN mode.
Connect a fourth Bluetooth device The product can connect a maximum of 3 Bluetooth devices simultaneously. If you try to connect a fourth device with this product, you may need to press and hold PAIRING for 2s, then an idle device that is connected earlier will be disconnected to enable 4th device to pair and connect.
Charge your mobile devices You can charge your mobile devices through the CHARGING socket.
Listen to an external device With this speaker, you can also listen to an external audio device such as an MP3 player. Note •• When an external audio device is connected, the
speaker switches to audio-in mode only when no Bluetooth connection or music playback through Bluetooth is paused.
Note •• The USB socket is for charging only.
Connect the speaker to your mobile device with a USB cable (not supplied). »» Once the device is recognized, the charging starts.
Connect an audio input cable (not supplied) with a 3.5 mm connector on both ends to: • the AUDIO IN socket on this speaker, and • the headphone socket on the external device. Play audio on the external device (refer to its user manual).
Rotate the volume knob on the top of the speaker to increase or decrease the volume. • When the volume reaches the maximum or minimum, the LED indicator shortly flash blue (Bluetooth mode) or green (AUDIO IN mode).
Note •• The LED indicator turns to solid green when the speaker is in AUDIO IN mode.
8 Troubleshooting Warning •• Never remove the casing of this device.
To keep the warranty valid, never try to repair the system yourself. If you encounter problems when using this device, check the following points before requesting service. If the problem remains unsolved, go to the Philips Web page (www. philips.com/support). When you contact Philips, make sure that the device is nearby and the model number and serial number are available.
This product is already connected with another Bluetooth-enabled device. Disconnect that device and then try again.
The paired device connects and disconnects constantly. •• The Bluetooth reception is poor. Move the device closer to this product or remove any obstacle between them. •• For some devices, Bluetooth connection may be deactivated automatically as a power-saving feature. This does not indicate any malfunction of this product.
General No power •• Make sure that the AC power plug of the unit is connected properly. •• Make sure that there is power at the AC outlet. No sound or poor sound •• Adjust volume on the product. •• Adjust volume on the connected device. No response from the speaker •• Restart the speaker.
About Bluetooth device The audio quality is poor after connection with a Bluetooth-enabled device. •• The Bluetooth reception is poor. Move the device closer to this product or remove any obstacle between them. Cannot connect with the device. •• The Bluetooth function of the device is not enabled. Refer to the user manual of the device for how to enable the function. EN