Sony ICF-C205 manual

Sony ICF-C205
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manualSony ICF-C205
Operating Instructions
Mode d'emploi
2-671-900-71 (1)

FM/AM Clock Radio

© 2007 Sony Corporation Printed in China
English
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do
not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do not open the
cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel
only.
Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such
as a bookcase or built-in cabinet.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not
place objects filled with liquids, such as vases, on the
apparatus.
Features
0.7 inch green LED display
Single alarm
Power back-up function to keep the clock during a
power interruption, using a 6F22 battery (not supplied)
Installing the
battery
To keep good time, your Dream Machine needs one
6F22 battery (not supplied), in addition to house
current. The battery keeps the clock operating in the
event of a power interruption.
Before setting the time on your Dream Machine,
install the battery with correct polarity.
Installing the battery
(see Fig. A-1)
Clip the battery in place observing correct polarity,
and insert it in the battery compartment until it clicks
into position.
Removing the battery
(see Fig. A-2)
Turn the unit upside down and push the battery
forward from the battery compartment.
After a power interruption, the displayed time may
not always be correct (it may gain or lose about 10
minutes per hour).
Knowing when to replace the
battery
To check battery power, unplug the AC power cord
from the wall outlet and plug it in again after a few
minutes. If the displayed time is incorrect, replace the
battery with a new one.
Battery warning
When the unit will be left unplugged for a long time,
remove the battery to avoid undue battery discharge
and damage to the unit from battery leakage.
Setting the Clock
1 Plug in the unit.
The display will flash “AM 12:00”.
2 To set the hour, while holding down
CLOCK, press TIME SET H. When the
correct hour appears in the display, releaseCLOCK.
3 To set the minute, while holding down
CLOCK, press TIME SET M. When the
correct minute appears in the display,release CLOCK.
The clock will begin to operate when you release
TIME SET M.
Each press on TIME SET H or TIME SET M
advances the displayed number by one.
The minute digits advance to “00” after “59”. The
hour digits do not advance by pressing TIME SET M.
•To adjust the time exactly to the second, set the time
one minute behind the time you want to set. Press
TIME SET M simultaneously with the time signal.
Playing the Radio
1 Set the function selector to RADIO ON to
turn on the radio and adjust VOLUME.
2 Select BAND and tune in to a station using
TUNING.
•To turn off the radio, set the function selector to
OFF.
Improving the
reception
FM:The AC power cord functions as an FM antenna.
Extend the AC power cord fully to increase
reception sensitivity.
AM:
Rotate the unit horizontally for optimum reception.
A ferrite bar antenna is built into the unit.
Do not operate the unit over a steel desk or metal
surface, as this may lead to interference of reception.

ICF-C205

Dream Machine is a trademark of Sony Corporation.
Dream Machine est une marque de fabrique de Sony Corporation.
PM
AM
SNOOZE / SLEEP OFF
VOLUME
MAX MIN
H M
TIME SET
CLOCK
BUZZER
RADIO
ALARM MODE
OFF
RADIO ON
ALARM SLEEP
TUNING
AM FM
BAND
AC power cordThere is a tactile dot besideVOLUME to show the directionto turn up the volume.
A
Setting the Alarm
To set the radio alarm, first tune in to a station and
adjust the volume.
1 To set the hour for alarm, while holding
down ALARM, press TIME SET H. When
the desired hour appears in the display,release ALARM.
2 To set the minute for alarm, while holding
down ALARM, press TIME SET M. When
the desired minute appears in the display,release ALARM.
3 Set the function selector to ALARM
MODE
RADIO or ALARM MODE
BUZZER.
The alarm will come on at the preset time and
automatically turn itself off after 119 minutes.
To shut off the alarm, set the function selector to OFF.
To sound the alarm at the preset time the next day,
set the function selector to ALARM MODE
RADIO or ALARM MODE
BUZZER again.
•To deactivate the alarm, set the function selector to
OFF.
•To doze a few more minutes, press SNOOZE/
SLEEP OFF.
The alarm will shut off but will come on again after
about 9 minutes. You can use this function as many
times as you like.
•To adjust the radio alarm volume, turn VOLUME.
The buzzer volume is fixed.
•To check the preset time, press ALARM.
Setting the Sleep
Timer
Enjoy falling asleep to the radio using the built-in
sleep timer that shuts off the radio automatically.
1 While listening to the radio, set the function
selector to OFF.
2 Press SLEEP.
The radio turns on. It will go off after 59minutes.
•To turn off the radio before the preset time, press
SNOOZE/SLEEP OFF.
•Every time you press SLEEP, the sleep timer is
reset to 59 minutes.
When you set the function selector to ALARM
MODE
RADIO or ALARM MODE
BUZZER, if
the preset alarm time comes while the sleep timer is
operating, the radio or buzzer sounds depending on
which you set.
Precautions
Operate the unit on the power sources specified in
“Specifications”.
•To disconnect the power cord (mains lead), pull it
out by the plug, not the cord.
Do not leave the unit in a location near a heat source
such as a radiator or airduct, or in a place subject to
direct sunlight, excessive dust, mechanical vibration,
or shock.
Allow adequate air circulation to prevent internal
heat build-up. Do not place the unit on a surface (a
rug, a blanket, etc.) or near materials (a curtain)
which might block the ventilation holes.
Should any solid object or liquid fall into the unit,
unplug the unit and have it checked by a qualified
personnel before operating it any further.
•To clean the casing, use a soft cloth dampened with
a mild detergent solution.
If you have any questions or problems concerning
your unit, please consult your nearest Sony dealer.
Specifications
Time display:
12 hour system
Frequency range:
FM: 87.5 – 108 MHz
AM: 530 – 1 710 kHz
Speaker:
Approx. 5.7 cm (2
1
4
inches) dia., 8
Power output:
150 mW (at 10 % harmonic distortion)
Power requirements:
120 V AC, 60 Hz
For the power back-up function: 9 V DC,
one 6F22 battery
Battery life:
Approx. 80 hours, using Sony 006P (6F22) battery
Dimensions:
Approx. 143 × 54.5 × 117.5 mm (w/h/d)
(5
3
4
× 2
1
4
×
4
3
4
inches) incl. projecting parts and
controls
Mass:
Approx. 397 g (14 oz) not incl. battery
Design and specifications are subject to change
without notice.
Lead-free solder is used for soldering.
Halogenated flame retardants are not
used in printed wiring boards.
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My Sony ICF-C205 has an issue that it always has from 1 to 2 minutes ahead from the right time and increasing so I need every day to reset the time again

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How to open the. Minute is not changing for setting the clock

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General
Sony
ICF-C205 | ICFC205
Clock Radio
5013493096592
English
User manual (PDF)
Radio
Tuner typeAnalog
Supported radio bandsAM,FM
Radio typeClock
FM band range87.5 - 108 MHz
AM band range526.5/1606.5 kHz
Loudspeakers
Driver unit66 mm
Built-in speaker(s)
Display
Display typeLCD
Display diagonal0.7 "
Backlight
Clock
Integrated clock
Battery
Battery type9V
Number of batteries supported1
Other features
Dimensions (WxDxH)146 x 69.5 x 145 mm
Weight & dimensions
Weight555 g
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