Inputs and Outputs
Overview: The Sony ZS-S2iP
AM/FM, CD Boombox for iPod features a retractable front-panel iPod dock for
listening to your iPod, a top-loading CD mechanism and a built-in AM/FM tuner.
The Sony Boombox also features a 3.5mm auxiliary input and headphone
output. The unit operates off of AC power as well as DC power (6 batteries "C"
batteries not included).
iPod Compatibility: The boombox
features a retractable iPod dock which allows you to adjust the dock to fit your
iPod. The Sony ZS-S2iP is compatible with the following iPod models - iPod nano
( 1st/2nd/3rd/4th generation), iPod mini (1st/2nd generation), iPod color
display (4th generation), iPod photo (4th generation), iPod video (5th
generation), iPod classic (80/120/160GB) and iPod touch (1st/2nd generation).
Note: This Boombox is also
compatible with Apple iPhone and iPhone 3G. When you first insert your iPhone onto the
unit's dock the ZS-S2iP's display will read "This Accessory is not made to
work with iPhone" - By waiting 15 seconds the display will clear and you can
begin playing music stored on your iPhone. You should set your iPhone to
Airplane Mode to reduce audio interference.
iPod Operation: Your iPod
remains fully operational when connected to the Sony Boombox's iPod dock. The
unit's supplied IR wireless remote control can also operate your iPod's menu and
Note: The unit's remote
will not operate the iTouch. You will need to use your iTouch's controls for
iPod Charging: This unit will
charge your iPod while your iPod is connected to the boombox and the ZS-S2iP is
turned "on". iPod charging will only occur during AC operation of the Sony
Note: This unit does not support charging of the iPod nano (4th
generation), iPod touch (2nd generation), and iPhone 3G.
CD Playback: The unit features
a top-loading single CD/CD-R/CD-RW player. The Boombox offers the following CD
playback modes - Track Repeat, Disc Repeat, Shuffle Disc, Shuffle Disc with
Repeat, Program Play and Program Play with Repeat. You can program up to 20
tracks in the order you want.
AM/FM Tuner: The unit features
a built-in AM/FM tuner. You can manually or automatically store AM and FM radio
stations into the unit's memory. You can preset up to 30 radio stations (20 FM
and 10 AM).
Mega Bass: This audio feature
reinforces the bass sound of the Boombox.
Sleep Timer: The unit features
a Sleep Timer which allows you to fall asleep to your music. You can select the
unit to turn-off after 10, 20, 30, 60, 90 or 120 minutes.
Built-In Handle: The unit
features an integrated fold-down/fold-up handle for easy portability.
Inputs and Outputs
Dock Connector: The unit
features a front-panel, retractable iPod dock with a proprietary 30-pin Apple
iPod dock connector for connecting your dock compatible iPod.
Audio In: In addition, the unit
features a top mounted, female 3.5mm minijack for connecting an external audio
Headphone Out: The unit also
features a female 3.5mm headphone jack output for connecting an optional pair of
headphones for private listening.
Speakers: Two 3-1/4", 4-ohm full-range,
Amplifier: 1.0 watt x 2-channel in 4-ohms
at 150-10,000 Hz with 10% harmonic distortion
Power Requirements: 120 V AC, 60 Hz or 9 V
DC (6 "C" batteries, not included)
Note: There are also not batteries
included with the supplied IR wireless remote control.
Battery Life: AM/FM playback = 20 hours
with alkaline batteries, CD playback = 7 hours with alkaline batteries
Power Consumption: AC 17 watts