HC20 Compact Stereo System with iPod® Dock
- 10W Ultra Slim Design w/ Power Sliding Door
- iPod® Speaker Docking System
- Bamboo Speaker
- AMPLIFIER SECTION .
- Total Output Power 10W (1kHz, 6ohms, 10% THD)
- Preset EQ 4 (Heavy, Clear, Soft, Vocal) + Flat
- TUNER SECTION .
- Digital Synthesizer Tuner Yes
- Station Presets 30-FM/15-AM
- Auto Tuning Yes
- Frequency Range FM 87.90-107.90MHz (200kHz step / 87.50-108.00MHz (100kHz step), AM 520-1710kHz (10kHz step)
- CD PLAYER SECTION .
MASH 1-bit D/A Conversion SystemYes
- CONNECTION .
- iPod Playback and Recharge (Universal Dock for iPod) Integrated Universal Dock
- USB No
- AUX Yes (High and Normal)
- SOUND & OTHER FEATURES .
- Extra D. Bass Circuit Yes
- Bass & Treble Control Yes
- Re-Master Digital
- Display LCD (blue)
- Programmable Timer Yes (Play/Sleep)
- Surround Circuit Yes
- Motorized Power Sliding Door Yes (for CD)
- Wall Mounting No
- Bluetooth Wireless Link Function No
- Auto Power Off / Dimmer Yes / Yes
- Wireless Remote Control Yes
- SPEAKER SYSTEM .
- Type Full Range, Bass-reflex
- Full Range 3-1/8" (Paper Cone Speaker)
- GENERAL .
- Dimensions (H x W x D) (inch)(Approx.) 8-7/16 x 15-1/8 x 4-13/32
- Weight (lbs.) (Approx.) 4.6
- UPC 885170002319
Owner's Manuals and Documentation
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How do I change the radio stations directly on the main unit of the audio system if I have lost the remote control?
To tune the unit you will need to use the [|<<] or [>>|] double arrow buttons on either side of the stop button. Using these will allow you to select the channels for the unit. If you would like to order a new remote, please click here to access the parts department.
How do I reset the audio system?
When the following situations occur, reset the memory: There is no response when buttons are pressed. You want to clear and reset the memory contents. To reset memory: 1. Disconnect the AC power supply cord. (Wait for at least 3 minutes before proceeding to step 2.) 2. While pressing and holding down [POWER] on the main unit, reconnect the AC power supply cord.“--------” appears on the display. 3. Release [POWER]. All the settings are returned to the factory preset. You will need to reset the memory items. SC-HC05 SC-HC05 SC-HC20 SC-HC25 SC-HC27 SC-HC271 SC-HC28 SC-HC281 SC-HC30 SC-HC35 SC-HC37 SC-HC38 SC-HC40 SC-HC55 SC-HC57 SC-HC58 ________________________________________ 1. Press the [POWER] on the unit to switch the unit to standby. If the unit does not switch to standby, press [POWER] on the unit for approximately 10 Seconds. The unit is forcibly switched to standby. Alternatively, disconnnect the AC power supply cord, wait at least 3 minutes, then resonnect it. 2. Press [POWER] on the unit to switch it on. SC-HC39
SC-HT1000 ________________________________________ 1.Press [TOP MENU]. 2.Press [<, >] to select “SETUP”. -> [ENTER] 3.Press [<, >] to select “RESET”. -> [ENTER] 4.Press [<, >] to select “YES”. -> [ENTER] SC-HT05
________________________________________ 1.Press [MENU] to select “RESET”. 2.Press [TUNE v or ^] to select “YES”.To cancel, select “NO”. 3.Press [MENU]. SC-HT15
SC-HT1500 ________________________________________ 1. Press and hold [―SETUP] to enter the setup menu. 2. Press [TUNE - or +] to select """"RESET"""" -> [ENTER]. 3. Press [TUNE +] to select """"RESET YES""""->[ENTER]. To cancel, select """"RESET NO"""". SC-HT40
SC-HT56 ________________________________________ 1. Press [POWER] to switch the unit to standby mode and then back ON. 2. Alternatively, press [POWER] to switch the unit to standby mode, disconnect the AC power supply cord, and then reconnect it. SC-HT670 ________________________________________ 1. While stopped and “DVD/CD” is the source, press and hold [<< <] (PLAY) (DVD) and [^OPEN/CLOSE] on the main unit until “Initialized” disappears from the television. Turn the unit off and on again. All settings will return to the default values. SC-HT820 ________________________________________ 1. While the main unit is on, press [POWER] on the main unit for more than 4 sec. (All the indicators will blink twice when this system is reset.) SC-HTB8
SC-HTB770 ________________________________________ 1. While the main unit is on, press and hold [POWER] on the main unit for more than 4 sec. (“RESET” is indicated on the display when this system is reset.) SC-HTB580
SC-HTB880 ________________________________________ 1. While the system is turned on, press and hold [Power] on the main unit for a minimum of 4 Seconds. (“RESET” is indicated on the display when this system is reset.) 2. Release [Power]. 3. Turn off the system and then turn it on again.(All settings are reset to factory defaults) SC-HTE80
SC-HTE180 ________________________________________ 1. Press and hold [-SETUP] for about 2 seconds. 2. Press [<, >] to select “RESET”. 3. Press [^, v] to select """"YES"""" and Press [OK] to confirm. SC-HTR310
How do I change the radio stations directly on the main unit of the SC-HC25, as I lost the remote control.
Programming the unit can only be done by using the remote for the unit. To order the requested item, please contact our Parts Department at 1-800-833-9626. Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9 A.M. to 6 P.M. Eastern Standard Time and are closed on the weekend.
Can an AM antenna be added to my audio system?
No, this system does not allow for the addition of an AM antenna.
What should I do if my Panasonic product will not turn on?
Try the following: 1. Press and hold the power button on the unit for a few seconds. 2. Ensure that the power cord is inserted properly into the back of the unit. 3. To verify that power is available, connect another device, such as a lamp, to the power source that the unit is connected. 4. If operation is not restored, please contact Panasonic for service assistance. If you find the above steps do not resolve your issue, you may want to consider having your device serviced. You can have your product serviced by shipping it to: Panasonic Factory Service Center 4900 George McVay Drive Suite B; Door-12 McAllen, TX 78503 Please include your name, address, telephone number, email address, copy of your purchase receipt (for warranty service), and a description of what is wrong with the unit. Freight collect shipments will not be accepted. Panasonic is not responsible for damage that occurs in transit. All contents should be packaged for safe travel to the service center. Customer should use a reputable small package shipping company that is able to provide a package tracking number and insurance (if customer should so desire to insure their package). Units that are abused, damaged, infested with insects, have corrosion, etc. will be placed out-of-warranty. Once your unit arrives at the facility, you may contact us for status at: Email: email@example.com Please reference your Service Job number when making contact. You will be contacted if there is any cost you might be for.
My IPod is not being detected by my Home Audio System. What should I do?
Please make sure that your iPod version is compatible with our product by checking the iPod compatibility chart referenced on your user manual. Check if your iPod is properly docked or connected to the product and verify if the iPod is charging. If it is not charging, try another IPod on the product. If two identical or different versions of IPod are not detected by the product, it may a problem with the dock or connector and may require servicing of the product.
What is the recommended gauge of wire to use with Panasonic speakers on a Home Theater System or Sound Bar?
Panasonic packages AWG 18 speaker wire to use with all Home Theater Systems and Sound Bars. Please keep in mind replacing or altering the original speaker cables could void the manufacturer's warranty.
Is there a remote control code available that will enable me to use another manufacturer's remote to operate this device?
You will have to contact the remote's manufacturer for the codes needed.
How do I set up the sound effects on the audio system?
On the remote for the unit there are [SOUND], [SURROUND], and [PRESET EQ] buttons. Once pressed, you will be able to select the different sound effect options for the unit. Use the [UP/DOWN] arrow buttons to select the desired sound. If you do not have the options listed above please refer to your owner's manual for further guidance.