Parts and controls

Illustration showing the parts and controls of the player. Hold the player so that the touch screen faces you. The side with several buttons and a switch should be on the right. The following is a list of items on each side. Front: the built-in antenna in the top area and the charge lamp at the bottom right. Right side, from the top: the power button, volume plus button, volume minus button, next track button, play or pause button, previous track button, and the HOLD switch. Bottom side, from the left: the headphone jack (Stereo Mini), the strap hole, the USB Type-C port, and the microSD card slot. Back: the built-in microphone in the mid-right area.

  1. Touch screen

    Tap icons or items on the screen to operate the player.

  2. Built-in microphone

    You can use the built-in microphone to input sound. Do not cover the microphone while you use it.

  3. Headphone jack (Stereo Mini)

    Push in the headphone plug until it clicks into place.

    Connect the headphones properly. Otherwise, the output sound will be impaired.

  4. Strap hole

    Attach a strap (not supplied).

  5. USB Type-C port

    Connect the player to a running computer with the supplied USB Type-C cable. You can charge the player or enjoy the music on a computer with the USB-DAC function.

  6. microSD card slot (The card slot is inside the slot cover.)

    Insert a microSD card (not supplied) until it clicks into place.

  7. microSD card slot cover

    Open the cover to insert a microSD card.

  8. Built-in antenna

    The Wi-Fi antenna and Bluetooth antenna are built in. Do not cover the antennas while you use them.

  9. (power) button
    • Press the button to turn the screen on or off.
    • Hold down the button for 5 seconds to turn on the player.
    • Hold down the button for 2 seconds to turn off or restart the player.
    • If operations become unstable, hold down the button for 10 seconds to force the player to restart.
  10. +(*1)/- (volume) buttons

    Press the buttons to adjust the volume.

  11. Playback operating buttons

    (play/pause) (*1): Press the button to start or pause playback.

    (previous track)/ (next track): Press the buttons to jump to the beginning of the current track, previous track, or next track.

    Hold down the buttons to fast-rewind or to fast-forward playback.

  12. HOLD (hold) switch

    Slide the switch to lock the playback operating buttons and +/- (volume) buttons on the player. You can avoid operating the buttons accidentally.

    • Locked (inoperable)

      Illustration of the HOLD switch in the locked position

    • Released (operable)

      Illustration of the HOLD switch in the released position

  13. Charge lamp

    The lamp lights up while the player is charging.

*1There are tactile dots on the (play/pause) button and the + (volume) button. The tactile dots can help you operate the buttons without looking at them.

The contents of the Help Guide may be subject to change without notice due to updates to the product's specifications.