Panasonic RC-800 manual

Panasonic RC-800
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manualPanasonic RC-800
Panasonic Corporation
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© Panasonic Corporation 2020
Manufactured by:
Panasonic Corporation
Kadoma, Osaka, Japan
Authorized Representative in Europe:
Panasonic Marketing Europe GmbH
Panasonic Testing Centre
Winsbergring 15, 22525 Hamburg, Germany


Operating Instructions

FM Radio
Model No. RC-800
Thank you for purchasing this product.
Please read these instructions carefully before using this product, and save this
manual for future use.
Safety precautions
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or
product damage,
Do not expose this unit to rain, moisture,
dripping or splashing.
Do not place objects filled with liquids,
such as vases, on this unit.
Use the recommended accessories.
Do not remove covers.
Do not repair this unit by yourself. Refer
servicing to qualified service personnel.
AC adaptor
To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or
product damage,
Insert the mains plug fully into the socket
Do not pull, bend, or place heavy items on
the lead.
Do not handle the plug with wet hands.
Hold onto the mains plug body when
disconnecting the plug.
Do not use a damaged mains plug or
socket outlet.
The mains plug is the disconnecting device.
Install this unit so that the mains plug can be
unplugged from the socket outlet
This unit may receive radio interference caused
by mobile telephones during use. If such
interference occurs, please increase separation
between this unit and the mobile telephone.
Avoid the use in the following conditions
High or low extreme temperatures during
use, storage or transportation.
Replacement of a battery with an incorrect type.
Disposal of a battery into fire or a hot oven,
or mechanically crushing or cutting of a
battery, that can result in an explosion.
Extremely high temperature and/or
extremely low air pressure that can result in
an explosion or the leakage of flammable
liquid or gas.
Do not use rechargeable type batteries.
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly
replaced. Replace only with the type
recommended by the manufacturer.
Mishandling of batteries can cause
electrolyte leakage and may cause a fire.
Remove the batteries if you do not intend
to use the unit for a long period of time or
if the unit is to be powered exclusively by
AC power. Store in a cool, dark place.
Do not heat or expose to flame.
Do not leave the battery(ies) in a car
exposed to direct sunlight for a long
period of time with doors and windows
Do not take apart or short circuit.
Do not recharge alkaline or manganese
Do not use batteries if the covering has
been peeled off.
Do not mix old and new batteries.
Do not use different types of batteries at the
same time.
When disposing of the batteries, please
contact your local authorities or dealer and
ask for the correct method of disposal.
Declaration of Conformity (DoC)
Hereby, “Panasonic Corporation” declares that this product is in compliance with the essential
requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 2014/53/EU.
Customers can download a copy of the original DoC to our RE products from our DoC server:
Contact to Authorized Representative: Panasonic Marketing Europe GmbH,
Panasonic Testing Centre, Winsbergring 15, 22525 Hamburg, Germany
[For_Australia]Disposal of Old EquipmentOnly for European Union and countries with recycling systemsThis symbol on the products, packaging, and/or accompanying documents means that used electrical and electronic products must not be mixed with general household waste.For proper treatment, recovery and recycling of old products, please take them to applicable collection points in accordance with your national legislation.By disposing of them correctly, you will help to save valuable resources and prevent any potential negative effects on human health and the environment.For more information about collection and recycling, please contact your local municipality.Penalties may be applicable for incorrect disposal of this waste, in accordance with national legislation.Product Identification Marking is located on the bottom of the unit.The symbols on this product represent the following:
Class II equipment (The construction of the product is double-insulated.)
Í StandbyFor indoor use only
1. Subject to the conditions of this warranty Panasonic or its Authorised Service Centre will perform necessary service on the
product, without charge for parts or labour, if in the opinion of Panasonic the product is found to have a manufacturing
defect within one (1) year or (12 months) (the “warranty period”) from the date of purchase appearing on your purchase
2. This warranty only applies to Panasonic products purchased in Australia and sold by Panasonic Australia, it’s Authorised
Distributors, or Dealers, and only where the products are used and serviced within Australia or its territories. Warranty
cover only applies to the services that are carried out by a Panasonic Authorised Service Centre and only if valid proof of
purchase is presented when the warranty service is requested.
3. This warranty only applies if the product has been installed and/or used in accordance with the manufacturer’s
recommendations (as noted in the operating instructions) under normal use and reasonable care (in the opinion of
Panasonic). The warranty does not cover damage, malfunction or failure resulting from use of incorrect voltages, incorrect
installation, accident, misuse, neglect, build-up of dirt or dust, abuse, maladjustment of customer controls, mains supply
problems, thunderstorm activity, infestation by insects or vermin, tampering or repair by unauthorised persons (including
unauthorised alterations), exposure to abnormally corrosive conditions, or any foreign object or matter having entered the
4. This warranty does not cover the following items unless the fault or defect existed at the time of purchase:
(a) Consumable parts
(b) Cosmetic parts
(c) Worn or damaged parts
(d) Information stored on Hard Disk Drives, Optical Discs, USB Devices, SD Cards, Tapes
(e) DTV reception issues caused by TV Aerial / Cabling / Wall socket(s)
5. Some products may be supplied with Ethernet connection hardware. The warranty is limited on such products and will not
(a) Internet and or DLNA connection / setup related problems
(b) Access fees and or charges incurred for internet connection
(c) Incompatible software or software not specifically stipulated in the product operations manual; and
(d) Any indirect or consequential costs associated with the incorrect use or misuse of the hardware, its connection to the
internet or any other device.
6. To claim warranty service, when required, you should:
Contact Panasonic’s Customer Care Centre on 132 600 for Service Centre information.
Confirm the opening and acceptance times with the Authorised Service centre that you choose.
Then send or take the product to a Panasonic Authorised Service Centre together with your proof of purchase receipt.
Any freight and insurance costs associated with the transport of the product to and/or from your nearest Authorised
Service Centre must be arranged and paid for by you.
7. The warranties hereby conferred do not extend to, and exclude, any costs associated with the installation, de-installation or
re-installation of a product, including costs related to the mounting, de-mounting or remounting of any screen, (and any
other ancillary activities), delivery, handling, freighting, transportation or insurance of the product or any part thereof or
replacement of and do not extend to, and exclude, any damage or loss occurring by reason of, during, associated with, or
related to such installation, de-installation, re-installation or transit.
Panasonic Authorised Service Centres are located in major metropolitan areas and most regional centres of Australia,
however, coverage will vary dependant on product. For advice on exact Authorised Service Centre locations for your product,
please telephone our Customer Care Centre on 132600 or visit our website and use the Service Centre Locator.
In addition to your rights under this warranty, Panasonic products come with consumer guarantees that cannot be excluded
under the Australian Consumer Law. If there is a major failure with the product, you can reject the product and elect to have
a refund or to have the product replaced or if you wish you may elect to keep the goods and be compensated for the drop in
value of the goods. You are also entitled to have the product repaired or replaced if the product fails to be of acceptable
quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
If there is a major failure in regard to the product which cannot be remedied then you must notify us within a reasonable
period by contacting the Panasonic Customer Care Centre. If the failure in the product is not a major failure then Panasonic
may choose to repair or replace the product and will do so in a reasonable period of time from receiving notice from you.
If you require assistance regarding warranty conditions or any other enquiries, please visit the Panasonic
Australia website or contact by phone on 132 600
If phoning in, please ensure you have your operating instructions available.
Panasonic Warranty
Panasonic Australia Pty. Limited
ACN 001 592 187 ABN 83 001 592 187
1 Innovation Road, Macquarie Park NSW 2113
PRO-031-F11 Issue: 5.0 23-01-2018
Control reference guide
1 Standby/on switch (Í/I)
2 Selects the frequency for radio sourceSelects setting(During standby mode) Adjusts hour and minute setting3 Press and hold to perform auto presetting for FM stations.4 Stores or selects preset radio station5 Sets sleep timer6 (During standby mode) Press and hold to enter time setting mode.7 Adjusts the volume (0 (minimum) to 16 (maximum))(During standby mode)Check alarm settingsTurn alarm on/off
Press and hold to enter alarm setting
8 Snoozes the alarmChanges brightness of displayConfirms setting9 Display10 Speaker
The speaker does not have magnetic
shielding. Do not place this unit near PCs
or other magnetic devices.
11 Battery compartment
ヵヶワユチバチヴユロユヤヵ ヷヰロヶヮユ
10 11
Memory backup batteries (not supplied)
The memory backup batteries retain the clock settings during power supply interruption.
(These batteries do not power the unit.)Use alkaline or manganese batteries.
Install the batteries so that the poles (r and s) align with those in the unit.
will light up on the display if there is no battery inserted or when the battery level
is below its minimum.
When the batteries are weak, “ ” flashes on the display. Replace the batteries with
new ones.
Do not disconnect the unit from the power source when replacing the batteries.
Power source
Connect the AC adaptor firmly to the household mains socket.
The unit is in the standby condition when the AC adaptor is connected. The primary circuit is
always “live” as long as the AC adaptor is connected to an electrical outlet.
R6/LR6, AA
Bottom of unit
To household mains socket
AC adaptor
Preparing the antenna
Tape the antenna to a wall or column in a position with the least amount of interference.
Unit on/standby
Press [Í/I] to turn on the unit.
The unit will enter FM mode. (The current FM frequency is displayed.)
If there is no operation for about 10 seconds, the display will show the time.
Press [Í/I] again to switch the unit to standby mode.
The unit is not turned off completely even in the standby condition. In the interest of energy
conservation, if you will not be using the unit for an extended period of time, we recommend
disconnecting the mains plug from the mains socket or removing the batteries. The unit
consumes a small amount of power even in the standby condition. (l “Specifications”)
In standby mode, the time is displayed.
Listening to FM radio
You can preset up to 10 FM channels.PreparationTurn the unit on.Press and hold [j AUTO PRESET] for at least 2 seconds.
Auto preset begins with the lowest frequency.
The tuner starts to preset all the stations it can receive into the channels in ascending order.
To cancel, press [TUNE / SELECT X, W].
Presetting stations automaticallyListening to preset stations
Adhesive tape (not supplied)
Press [PRESET 1-10] repeatedly to select desired channel number. Tuning to a station
Press and hold [TUNE / SELECT X, W] until the frequency starts changing quickly.
The unit stops tuning when it finds a station.
Press [TUNE / SELECT X, W] repeatedly to search for the required station manually.
Presetting stations manually

1 While listening to a radio broadcast:

Press and hold [PRESET 1-10] for at least 2 seconds.
2 Press [TUNE / SELECT X, W] to select the desired preset channel number and
The station occupying a channel is erased if another station is preset in that channel. 1 ページ 2020年6月30日 火曜日 午後3時10分


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Ashleigh Hooper • 9-4-2022 No comments

How do I change the alarm from buzz to fm

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Kev Cavanagh • 3-4-2022 2 comments

How do I change the Hour on the Clock

Eddy Johnson • 4-4-2022

How do I change the Hour on the Clock

Helen • 8-4-2022

Hold the -time Set button down until time starts flashing. Then change the time with the Tune select up down buttons. Once it’s on the right time push the large snooze/brightness/enter button. Then it’s set!

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Susan Wong • 9-5-2022 No comments

When the time is displayed does the : flash between the hour and minutes

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Sarra • 7-4-2022 1 comment

I cannot change the time on RC-800. I change the time, the time flashes. Then the time changes to 4 hours later???

Helen • 8-4-2022

Set the time then as it’s flashing push the large Snooze /brightness/enter button then it’s set!

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Panasonic RC-800 specifications

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Brand Panasonic
Model RC-800
Product Hi-Fi system
Language English
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