Sony ZS-E5AQUA User Manual
Warning, Power sources before using the unit, Specifications
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do
not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture.
To reduce the risk of fire, do not cover the ventilation of the
apparatus with newspapers, tablecloths, curtains, etc. And do
not place lighted candles on the apparatus.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this
apparatus to dripping or splashing, and do not place objects
filled with liquids, such as vases, on the apparatus.
As the main plug is used to disconnect the unit from the
mains, connect the unit to an easily accessible AC outlet.
Should you notice an abnormality in the unit, disconnect the
main plug from the AC outlet immediately.
The player is not disconnected from the AC power source
(mains) as long as it is connected to the wall outlet, even if the
player itself has been turned off.
Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such as a
bookcase or built-in cabinet.
Do not expose the batteries (battery pack or batteries installed)
to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like for a long
The nameplate and important information concerning safety
are located on the bottom exterior.
Before using the unit
To adjust the volume
To turn off the power
Set the function selector
CD player section
Compact disc digital audio system
Laser diode properties
Emission duration: Continuous
Laser output: Less than 44.6 µW
(This output is the value measurement at a distance of
200 mm from the objective lens surface on the
optical pick-up block with 7 mm aperture.)
Number of channels
20 - 20 000 Hz +0.02/–0.1 dB
Wow and flutter
Below measurable limit
FM: 87.5 - 108 MHz
AM: 530 - 1 710 kHz
FM: Telescopic antenna
AM: Built-in ferrite bar antenna
Full range: 5 cm (2 inches) dia., 8 Ω, cone type (2)
AUDIO IN jack (stereo minijack)
1 W + 1 W (at 8 Ω, 10% harmonic distortion)
120 V AC, 60 Hz
9 V DC, 6 R14 (size C) batteries
AC 8 W
Sony R14P: approx. 35 h
Sony alkaline LR14: approx. 55 h
Sony R14P: approx. 3 h
Sony alkaline LR14: approx. 14 h
Approx. 271 Ч 122 Ч 271 mm (w/h/d)
inches) (incl. projecting parts)
Approx. 2.2 kg (4 lb. 12 oz) (incl. batteries)
AC power cord (1)
Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
to a wall outlet
to AC IN
Connect the AC power cord or insert six R14 (size C) batteries (not supplied) into the battery compartment .
• Replace the batteries when the OPR/BATT indicator
dims or when the player becomes inoperable.
Replace all six batteries with new ones. Before replacement, make sure there is no CD inserted in the player.
• To use the player on battery power, the AC power cord needs to be disconnected from the player.
Notes on DualDiscs
A DualDisc is a two sided disc product which mates DVD
recorded material on one side with digital audio material on
the other side. However, since the audio material side does not
conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard, playback on this
product is not guaranteed.
Music discs encoded with copyright
This product is designed to playback discs that conform to the
Compact Disc (CD) standard. Recently, various music discs
encoded with copyright protection technologies are marketed
by some record companies. Please be aware that among those
discs, there are some that do not conform to the CD standard
and may not be playable by this product.
The use of optical instruments with this product will increase
This symbol is intended to alert the user to the
presence of uninsulated “dangerous voltage” within the
product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient
magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to
This symbol is intended to alert the user to the
presence of important operating and maintenance
(servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying
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
– 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
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not
expressly approved in this manual could void your authority to
operate this equipment.
For customers in the USA
Please register this product on line at
Proper registration will enable us to send you periodic
mailings about new product, services and other
important announcements. Registering your product
will also allow us to contact you in the unlikely event
that the product needs adjustment or modification.
Important Safety Instructions
1) Read these instructions.
2) Keep these instructions.
3) Heed all warnings.
4) Follow all instructions.
5) Do not use this apparatus near water.
6) Clean only with dry cloth.
7) Do not block any ventilation openings.
Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s
8) Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators,
heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including
amplifiers) that produce heat.
9) Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or
grounding-type plug. A polarized plug has two blades
with one wider than the other. A grounding type plug
has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide
blade or the third prong are provided for your safety. If
the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult
an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.
10) Protect the power cord from being walked on or
pinched particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles,
and the point where they exit from the apparatus.
11) Only use attachments/accessories specified by the
12) Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table
specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the
apparatus. When a cart is used, use caution when
moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury
13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when
unused for long periods of time.
14) Refer all servicing to qualified 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