Overview: The Geneva Sound System Model M is a bookshelf
sized stereo system crafted in a single cabinet made out of piano lacquered
wood. The compact system houses two (left & right) separate Hi-Fi speakers and
uses patented technology to deliver true stereo imaging. Driven by a powerful
digital amplifier, it delivers exceptional audio performance for compact stereo
system. Many functions are integrated into one compact cabinet - an
iPod/iPhone dock, a digital radio tuner with presets, and a line-in (3.5mm)
Table-Top Design: This Geneva Sound System Model M comes
with brushed aluminum feet with rubberized footpads and is compact in size to
fit on top of your end-table, desk, dresser, nightstand, counter, or shelf.
Lacquer Cabinet: The Geneva Sound System Model M features a
piano lacquered wood cabinet that is available in white, black, and red
High Fidelity Sound: The Geneva Sound System Model M offers
high fidelity stereo sound using a 2-way speakers powered by discrete digital
amplifiers, with digital signal processing and tone control. The system has a
frequency range of 47 Hz to 20,000 Hz (-3 dB).
- Digital Amplifiers: The Geneva Sound System Model M is equipped
with 4 powerful Class-D digital amplifiers that are extremely efficient with
low-power consumption. Each of the system's drivers are individually
- 2-Way Speaker Design: The Geneva Sound System Model M features a
2-way speaker system. The unit is equipped with two 1" tweeters and two 4"
woofers for dynamic highs and rich lows.
- Bass Reflex Enclosure: The Geneva Sound System Model M
employs a bass-reflex enclosure with two bass ports for powerful bass. Each 2-way speaker is
individually chambered inside the cabinet for accurate acoustics.
- EmbracingSound: By using the patent pending "Embracing
Sound" Technology, the stereo sweet spot is larger than in a conventional
- Bass & Treble Control: You can independently adjust the
unit's bass (100 Hz) and treble (6 kHz) from -6 to +6 dB.
iPod/iPhone Dock: The Geneva Sound System Model M features
an integrated, top-mounted iPod Universal Dock for iPod and iPhone. The
integrated iPod dock is hidden below a folding door to prevent against damage
and dust when not in use. The Model M provides audio playback, menu navigation,
and charging of your iPod/iPhone while docked. Your iPod or iPhone can be
controlled with the included remote or with the unit's touch-sensitive buttons.
The touchpanel also offers a scroll wheel, so your connected iPod/iPhone can be
browsed similar to using the iPod's clickwheel. This unit does not offer
iPod/iPhone information display. Your docked iPod or iPhone will remain fully
functional so you can view your iPod or iPhone content from its own display
screen. The Model M is "Made for iPod/iPhone compatible" and supports the
following iPod/iPhone model functions (July 2011).
| iPod/iPhone Model || Generation || Tested Version || Media Type || Control Type || Display Type || Charge |
| Audio || Video Out || Remote || iPod/iPhone || Song/Artist Text || Track Info |
| dock connector || 3rd || N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
| clickwheel |
| 4th || N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
mini ||1st ||N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
|2nd ||N/A ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N |
| video || 5th || 1.3 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| classic || 80GB || 1.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 120GB || 2.0.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 160GB || 2.0.4 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| nano || 1st || 1.3.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 2nd || 1.1.3 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 3rd || 1.1.3 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 4th || 1.0.4 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 5th || 1.0.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 6th || 1.0 PC || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| touch || 1st || 2.2.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 2nd || 4.2.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 3rd || 4.2.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 4th || 4.2.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| iPhone || 2G || 3.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 3G || 3.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 3GS || 3.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
| 4 || 4.2.7 || Y || N || Y || Y || N || N || Y |
Note: Apple iPod/iPhone software updates may change
functionality results. If you download a newer software version, you may
need to reset the device and your iPod/iPhone to regain functionality. If
this doesn't work, you may need to revert to the older software version or
wait until an newer software update is available.
FM Radio: The Geneva Sound System Model M is equipped with a
built-in FM radio with digital tuner and 6 presets. The unit features a
telescoping FM antenna.
Note: This unit features a PAL antenna input. You will
need the Geneva Antenna adapter (761ANTADP,
sold separately) to connect another manufacture's antenna.
Auxiliary Input: The unit features a rear-panel 3.5mm
auxiliary input for connecting external audio sources, such as an MP3 player or
Note: If an iPod is docked and playing, the iPod sound
and the auxiliary input's external audio will be mixed.
Remote Control: The Geneva Sound System Model M includes an
IR remote control for wireless operation of the unit. It will control all
functions of the system, including iPod/iPhone control.
LED Display: The Model M has a LED display (red) visible
under the front grille showing clock settings and audio input.
Alarm Clock: The Geneva Sound System Model M features a
built-in clock with programmable alarm. The alarm will use the latest source
mode and audio setting (if the audio level is too low, an internal beep tone is
activated). While the alarm is active, touch whatever key of the touch panel to
"snooze" the alarm for ten minutes. To acknowledge the alarm push any key on the
remote control. Without acknowledgement, the unit will automatically go to
stand-by mode after playing for 20 minutes.
Note: The unit can bridge a power loss for up to one
hour and keep the exact time, and in case of no audio source, a built-in
beeper will be activated.
Power Supply: The Geneva Sound System Model M operates off
of standard household AC current using the supplied AC power adapter.