Inputs and Outputs
The Sony ICF-C1iP is an integrated AM/FM clock radio
and iPod speaker dock.
Designed to work with most iPod
models, the ICF-C1iP clock radio accommodates iPods that feature a dock
connector. An adjustable backstop mechanism ensures
that the iPod fits snugly and securely to the clock
radio's 30-pin connector. An included IR wireless remote control provides full
access to the iPod's menu, as well as to radio
tuning and volume functions. Additionally, the unit charges the
iPod while it's docked.
iPod Compatibility: The ICF-C1iP is compatible with
all iPod's that have a dock connector. While the iPod is docked to this unit,
the iPod battery will automatically charge (using AC power), so there's no need
to worry about battery level. You can control the iPod using the supplied remote
control or from the iPod itself. The ICF-C1iP supports the following iPods.
- iPod mini
- iPod nano 1st generation and 2nd generation
- iPod video 5th generation
- iPod color 4th generation
- iPod 4th generation
Note: When you connect your iPhone to
the dock of this unit the unit's LCD display will indicate that the ICF-C1iP
is not made to work with iPhone. By selecting "OK" or waiting approximately
15 seconds with no action, the display will clear and you can then begin
playing music stored on your Apple iPhone from this unit.
AM/FM Tuner: The Sony ICF-C1iP features an
AM/FM tuner with two FM bands and one AM band. You can store up to five station
presets in each band, giving you a total of 10 FM presets and 5 AM presets. The
tuner also features an FM Mode which allows you to switch the FM signal from
Stereo to Mono if an FM broadcast is noisy.
Audio-In: In addition to the unit's
built-in AM/FM tuner and iPod dock, the ICF-C1iP can also be used
as an external speaker system with other audio devices such as iPod shuffle,
MP3's, MiniDisc, CD players or even a PC via its line-level 3.5mm
Mega Xpand Speaker System: The
Sony ICF-C1iP houses dual 2-inch, 12-ohm drivers in an acoustic suspension
enclosure that are powered by a 3 watt x 2-channel amplifier. By using the Mega
Xpand feature you can get the effect of greater sound expansion from the unit's
Wireless Remote Control: In addition to
the unit's top-panel controls, the ICF-C1iP comes supplied with an IR wireless
remote control for operation of the AM/FM clock radio and your connected iPod.
The remote allows you full control over your iPod, including menu functions.
LCD Display: The Sony ICF-C1iP features a
3.625" x 0.75" LCD display which indicates time, alarm, source and station
information. The display's brightness can be set from to High, Middle or Low.
When docked, your iPod's display will remain active.
Built-In Clock: The ICF-C1iP features an
integrated 12-hour clock. This unit is preset to the current date and time at
the factory and is powered by the back-up battery. All you need to do the first
time is just plug it in and select your time zone. This model also employs the
Automatic Daylight Saving Time/Summer Time adjustment. The unit also supplies
and displays the date and year.
Dual Alarms: The unit's dual alarm
function allows you to set two alarm programs (Alarm A and Alarm B). The alarm
time can be set for each program and the alarm sound is selectable from Radio,
Buzzer or iPod. The dual alarms also features a Snooze function which allow you
to suspend the alarm from sounding for five minutes. The maximum length of the
snooze time is 40 minutes.
Clock/Alarm Backup: To keep accurate time,
as a backup power source, this unit has one CR2032 battery inside of the unit in
addition the house current. The battery keeps the clock and the alarm operating
in the event of a power interruption. The backup battery is located on the
bottom of the unit.
Sleep Timer: You can fall asleep to the sound of
the unit using the built-in sleep timer that turns off the unit automatically
after a preset duration. You can set the sleep timer to 15, 30, 60, or 90
Power Supply: The unit is powered by the
attached 4.5' AC adapter cord. The unit will charge your iPod when docked. The
charging status will appear on the display of your iPod.
Inputs and Outputs
30-Pin Connector: The unit
features a 30-pin iPod dock located on the front of the device for docking your
compatible iPod with dock connector. There is an adjustable backstop which helps
secure your iPod to the device for a better fit.
Audio In: There is a stereo 3.5mm minijack input
on the rear panel of the unit for use with the supplied mini-jack cable for
connecting an external audio source.
AM Antenna: Two spring clips on
the back panel of the unit connect the supplied AM loop antenna.
Note: There is an attached
24" FM wire on the rear panel of the clock radio/iPod dock.
Speakers: The unit features dual 2-inch,
12-ohm full-range drivers.
Amplifier: The device is equipped with a
built-in 3 watt x 2-channel amplifier with a 10% harmonic distortion rating.
Power Requirements: 120 V AC, 60 Hz (3 V
DC CR2032 battery for clock backup)