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User manual Mini Hifi System Philips FWM730/22 


  • General Information
  • Functional Overview
  • Connections
  • Gameport Operations
  • Basic Operations
  • Disc Operations
  • Tuner Operations
  • Tape Operation/Recording
  • Timer Operations
  • Other Connection
  • Specifications
  • Troubleshooting


Step 1: Connecting FM/MW antennas

  • Place the MW loop antenna on a shelf or attach it to a stand or wall.
  • Extend the FM antenna and fix its ends to the wall.
  • Adjust the position of the antennas for optimal reception.
  • Position the antennas as far as possible from a TV, VCR or other radiation source to prevent unwanted noise.
  • For better FM stereo reception, connect the external FM antenna.

Step 2: Connecting the speakers

  • Connect the speaker wires to the SPEAKERS terminals, right speaker to “R” and left speaker to “L”, coloured (marked) wire to “+” and black (unmarked) wire to “-”


  • Ensure that the speaker cables are correctly connected. Improper connections may damage the system due to short-circuit.
  • Do not connect more than one speaker to any one pair of +/- speaker terminals.

Step 3: Connecting to the game console

IMPORTANT! Gameport inputs are for the game console only

  1. Use the game console’s video cable (not supplied) to connect its video output to the GAMEPORT-VIDEO terminal.
  2. Use the game console’s audio cables (not supplied) to connect its audio outputs to the GAMEPORT-AUDIO L. / AUDIO R. terminals.
  3. Use the video cable (yellow) to connect the VIDEO OUT terminal to the video input on the TV for viewing


  • On the TV, the Video Input jack is usually yellow and might be labeled A/V In, CVBS, Composite or Baseband.
  • To avoid magnetic interference, do not position the front speakers too close to your TV

Step 4: Connecting the AC power cord

  • “AUTO INSTALL - PRESS PLAY” may appear on the display panel when the AC power cord is plugged into the power outlet for the first time. Press on the main unit to store all available radio stations  or press  to exit

Step 5: Inserting batteries into the remote control

  1. Open the battery compartment cover.
  2. Insert two batteries type R06 or AA, following the indications (+/-) inside the compartment.
  3. Close the cover.

Using the remote control to operate the system

  1. Aim the remote control directly at the remote sensor (iR) on the main unit.
  2. Select the source you wish to control by pressing one of the source select keys on the remote control (for example CD, TUNER).
  3. Then select the desired function


  • Remove batteries if they are exhausted or will not be used for a long time.
  • Do not use old and new or different types of batteries in combination.
  • Batteries contain chemical substances, so they should be disposed of properly

Gameport Operations

About Gameport

  • Gameport allows you to connect your game console to this audio system which enables you to enjoy a total game immersion experience through powerful sound output.

Preparation before use

  1. Connect your game console’s video and audio output to the GAMEPORT video and audio inputs respectively (refer to “Connections - Connecting to game console).
  2. Connect your TV’s video input to the VIDEO OUT (CVBS) on the rear panel.
  3. Connect all the AC power cord to the power outlet.
  4. Turn on the TV and set to the correct video-in channel. The TV’s video input channel may be called AUX(iliary) IN, AUDIO/VIDEO (A/V) IN, EXT 1, etc. These channels are often near channel 00 on your TV. Or, your TV remote control may have a button or switch that chooses different video modes.
  5. Press AUX•GAME until “GAMEPORT” is display.
  6. Press GAME to select the type of sound setting that best suit the game : SPEED, PUNCH, BLAST or OFF.
  7. If you like to mix your game sound to your favourite music, press MIX-IT to select the desired music source : CD, TUNER, AUX, TAPE or OFF.
  8. If necessary, start playback of your chosen mixer source.
  9. Start playing your favourite game.


  • You can only activate GAME VOLUME and MIXIT while in the game source mode.
  • If your game console is switched on, the video image will always appear on the TV even though you are not in the gameport mode.

General Information

Care and safety information

Avoid high temperature, moisture, water and dust

  • Do not expose the system, batteries or discs to humidity, rain, sand or excessive heat (caused by heating equipment or direct sunlight). Always keep the disc tray closed to avoid dust on the lens
  • No objects filled with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
  • No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be placed on the apparatus.

Avoid condensation problem

  • The lens may cloud over when the system is suddenly moved from cold to warm surroundings, making it impossible to play a disc. Leave the system in the warm environment until the moisture evaporates.

Do not block the vents

  • In a cabinet, allows about 10cm (4 inches) of free space all around the system for adequate ventilation.

Care of discs

  • To clean a CD, wipe it in a straight line from the centre towards the edge using a soft, lint-free cloth. A cleaning agent may damage the disc!
  • Write only on the printed side of a CDR(W) and only with a soft felt-tipped pen.
  • Handle the disc by its edge, do not touch the surface.

Care of the cabinet

  • Use soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not use a solution containing alcohol, spirits, ammonia or abrasives.

Finding a suitable location

  • Place the system on a flat, hard, and stable surface.

Built-in safety circuit

  • Under extreme conditions, this system may switch to the standby mode automatically. If this happens, let the system cool down before reusing it.

Power saving

  • This system is designed to use less than 1W of electricity when switched to the standby mode. Disconnect the AC power cord from the power outlet when not in use.


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