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1.1 For first time use
1.3 Product overview
Text /Record/Explorer/Setting modes
Use MicroSD/T-flash card
Convert video file
For first time use
Charge the Li-polymer battery
Turn on your PC and connect the MP-300 USB port with the provided USB
cable. When connecting to the PC, the display will show the following photo. At
this stage, you can only transfer data from the PC to this player and it will take 5
hrs to fully charge the battery.
In order to 100% charge the battery within 3~4 hours, remove the USB Mass
Storage Device (don’t unplug the USB cable).
After you are under “Safely remove the USB Mass Storage Device”mode, a
battery-detector photo appears. If it is Red or Yellow, it means the player is “under
Charging”. “Green” color means “100% charge successfully”. At this status, you
can press any key to access the main menu and operate all the functions but it will
take longer time to 100% charge it.
We only provide six-month limited free warranty for the Li-polymer battery.
For your safety
Use your player properly to prevent explosion, fire, electric shock, etc.
Do not leave the player in a place subject to moisture or temperature
higher than 35
or lower than 5
Do not repair the player by yourself, or it will cause damage.
Do not get the player wet and avoid any water.
Backup important data to your PC as repair or other causes may result in
When using your player, pay attention to your health, especially your hearing.
Do not use the earphones while driving or riding a bicycle.
You may cause a traffic accident if you turn up the volume of the
earphones while walking down the street.
Do not turn up the volume too high, as doctors warn against prolonged
exposure to high volume.
Stop using the device or turn down the volume if you have ringing in your
Always use the accessories provided by or approved by our company,
and do not spray water on the player.
Congratulations on your purchase of the new MP-300, MP4 player.
The player supports MP3 and WMA music file formats.
Built-in 2.4” 262K true color TFT display
Internal FM stereo radio and direct recording
Built-in microphone and stereo speaker
Supports e-book (.txt)
Digital voice recording in WAV file.
Storage media: on-board
up to 4GB flash memory
File support: MP3, WMA, WAV, AVI (Xvid) and JPEG
Lyric synchronization and ID3 tag
USB 2.0 High speed drive
7 EQ: Normal, 3D, Rock, Pop, Classic, Bass and User EQ
Repeat One, Folder Once, Folder Repeat, All Once,
All Repeat, Intro
Rechargeable Li-polymer battery
Supports Micro SD Card for memory expansion
Support OS system:
Used as USB drive: Windows Vista/2K/XP; Mac OS 10.3 or above,
Video converter software: Windows Vista/2K/XP
Carefully unpack your package and make sure that you have the following items.
In the event that any item is missing or if you find any mismatch or damage,
promptly contact your dealer.
Software CD-ROM: Including
* Video converter software
* Electronic manual (English only)
Intel Pentium III 200Hz CPU or above
Minimum 40 MB hard disk space available
One free USB 1.1 port or higher
USB storage compatible with Windows Vista/2K/XP, Mac OS 10.3 or above,
Video converter software compatible with Windows Vista/2K/XP
Push the power switch
of the player to ON position (the power switch is on
the right side of the player), press and hold the power key
for 3~5 seconds
to power on the player. (To power off, press the
key for 3~5 seconds. If you
push the power switch to turn off the player, then the settings will return to their
Enter main menu
After entering the Main Menu, there are eight functions: [Music] [Video] [Radio]
[Photo] [Text] [Record] [Explorer] [Setting]. Press or , and short press the
mode key to enter the required mode.
To adjust the volume, press
to increase / decrease the volume.
Lock the key function when putting the player in your pocket or bag to save battery
power. Press the
button at the same time, and the keyboard
will be locked.
Delete files from the MP-300
Files and FM stations can be deleted in corresponding modes such as Music,
Voice, FM or Explorer Mode.
1. Enter the desired mode, at the file list status use or to select the desired
2. Long press
button and it will pop up a “Delete File?” dialogue. Select “Yes” or
“No” and press key to confirm.
Delete files/folders from PC
You can use the player as a removable USB storage:
1. Connect the PC USB port and the player’s USB port with the provided USB
2. Add MP3 files/folders to the USB storage’s folder.
Open files/folders to transfer from your computer.
Open My Computer
Removable Disk from the desktop.
Select the files/folders to transfer from your computer and draw and put
them to a folder of your choice in the Removable Disk (you also can
transfer files on your PC to the player using the "Copy" and "Paste"
3. Delete MP3 files from the removable USB storage (use the "Delete"
Follow these to avoid damaging the player or data loss:
1. Click the left mouse button on the icon on the taskbar at the lower right corner of the desktop.
2. Click the "Safely remove USB Mass storage Device – Drive (G:)" column.
3. Disconnect the player from your computer.
4. Do not disconnect the player from your computer while transferring a file, or it will cause
damage to the player or data loss
Music, Video, FM, Photo Modes
mode, press or to move to the next or previous file, then press
to start playing and press
again to pause.
To start A to B section repeat function, press key and it will show [A] on the
screen and press key again to show [B] as the end. The player will repeat the
recorded A to B section. To stop it, press key again.
ID3 Tag Display
MP-300 is able to display the name of the current track, artist, album, etc. during
It displays ID3 tag information in English, Traditional and Simplified Chinese
languages. However, you may have to configure manually regarding the language
setting inside MENU (refer to Menu Settings for more details).
In case the ID3 tag information is too much and exceeds the display area of the
screen, the rest of the information will be displayed in dynamic scrolling, from right
to left across the screen.
Lyric Display Synchronization
This player supports “*.LRC” lyric files, and lyrics may be synchronous displayed
on the upper screen while playing music.
How to use lyric files?
Save the lyric file with the same name as that of the corresponding music file.
For example: Music file name: GiGi-Sky.mp3 Lyric file name: GiGi-Sky.lrc
Refer to page 10 for [Setting] function for more details.
In [Video] mode, select the desired movie file and press
key to play. Long
or to fast rewind or forward the video file
Press and hold key to exit
the submenu and return to Main Menu.
The video file format that can be played in the player is Xvid format, and
the formats that can be converted directly into Xvid are MPEG, ASF, AVI,
WMV and so on by the converter tool in the CD.
Refer to page12 for video converter software installation instructions.
Make sure that the video file converted can be played in your computer,
if not, it cannot be played in the MP4 player.
FM radio mode
In [FM] mode, the earphone is used as an antenna, so always keep the earphone
or speaker connected well. Press
or to manually search for radio stations.
Radio direct record:
When you listen to the FM radio, press key once to
prepare recording and press the key again to start recording, press again to
pause. Press the key to save the recorded file.
Submenu options introduction:
Short press the key to show the menu function on the left side of the screen:
Manual, Preset, Mem, Del ,Auto , and press or to choose a different function
button and the player move forward or backward in single steps of
100KHZ to manually search for stations.
In FM mode press MODE button to start search stations automatically, then the
player can auto scan the frequency between 87.5MHZ and 108MHZ (or and
save to scanned station)
Save the stations
Enter FM submenu and choose “Mem” option, and then press the button to
show all the scanned stations. Use
to select the desired channel and
press to show the “Save Channel?” dialogue. Choose “Yes” or “No” and press
Listen to the saved stations
Enter Preset options and press to confirm. Press or
button to listen to
the saved stations in sequence. It can save up to 20 stations.
The player supports US Band (FM87 - 108MHz) and Japan Band
(FM76-90MHz), suitable for different areas. Access the Setting mode to choose
suitable area. Refer to page
for the Setting function.
In [Photo] mode, select the desired photo file and press the key to play. Press
to view next or previous photo manually. To enable photo slide show, go to
[Setting] function or short press
to change to slide show mode. Press
again to change to manual mode.
Text, Record, Explorer, Setting modes
In the [Text] mode, press or to choose a text file and press to start
playing .You may press or to move to the next or previous page.
Voice record mode
In the [Record] mode, press key again to start voice record, press again to
pause. Press key to save the recorded file.
Short-press to enter this option, list all stored files in the resource manager.
You can view all of your files in this mode and choose the desired file, press to
play the file. You can also press the key to delete the file. Select “Yes” to delete
and “No” to cancel and press to confirm.
In [Settings] mode, you can do advanced settings for different functions. Press the
key to enter different function setting. Follow the detailed instructions below.
1. Repeat Mode
Stop after playing all the songs in each directory.
Repeat playing a single song.
Stop after playing all the songs in the folder.
Repeatedly play all the songs in the folder.
Play randomly the songs in the current folder.
Repeatedly play all the songs.
Play all the songs for the first 10 seconds in the current
2. Play Mode:
3. EQ Select
Natural/3D/Rock/Pop/Classic/Bass/Jazz/User EQ, these eight options will
bring you different music effects; also, you can edit your favorite EQ effect
with the [User EQ set] option.
4. User EQ Set
a. Press or
to choose a frequency band
b. Press /
to adjust the value for that frequency band. After you
finishing the setting, repeat steps a, b in order to set up different
frequency bands. After all the bands have been set, select “Yes”, then
press to confirm and return back to the upper level menu.
1. Stereo SW
Set FM Radio in stereo sound.
Set FM Radio in mono sound.
2. FM Region
a. China/Europe/U.S.A.: the total frequency range is from
87.0-108.0MHz. Select correct area.
Japan band: Select it when you are in Japan. It ranges from
REC Quality: high quality, common quality (the first one has larger REC
file and better effect; the second one is opposite).
REC Volume: five options of +1, +2, +3, +4 and +5. The higher the level,
the larger recorded volume.
Backlight time: six options: 5 sec., 10 sec., 15 sec., 20 sec., 30 sec., and
Lum: five options of +1, +2, +3, +4 and +5, the higher the level, the
brighter the screen.
Backlight mode: two options of Normal and Electricity-saving modes.
Auto play setting
There are 2 options – Text or Jpeg to choose: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 seconds for the
time segment under the Auto-play mode of Text or Jpeg.
Choose the language you want and press
player storage memory, remain memory and system software
version no., this information is read-only, short press [MODE] key to exit.
In this menu, eject out the dialog box, confirm whether to upgrade
Firmware, select “Yes” or “No”.
Power Off Time
Select and enter “Power Off Time”. With this ”Off time” control, you may set
the standby time for the player to power off automatically when it remains idle
for a period of time. This aims to save battery power especially when the
player is switched on but remains unattended. “Off” disables this function.
In this menu, there are six options: Power Off, 10 min., 15 min., 30 min., 60
min. and 120 min.
In this menu, eject out the dialog box, confirm whether to resume the default
value, select “Yes” or “No”.
MicroSD/ T-flash card
1. Insert the MicroSD/T-flash card into the slot of device, then "Power ON".
2. Short press " " to go into MENU - Movie, Music, Photo or Explore
3. Short press "VOL+/VOL-" to select go into built-in flash memory or MicroSD
4. Short press " " to go into MicroSD card memory to play the files inside.
5. In music function, if you’ve already inserted MicroSD card, it will play the music
stored in MicroSD card. To go back to internal flash memory, short press key to
go back to song list and press to enter memory selection mode.
1. Insert the software installation CD into the CD-ROM. If the auto-run program
does not run automatically, go to steps 2 to 3. Otherwise, skip to step 4.
2. Click [Start] / [run] menu.
3. In the run dialog block, type D:/Show Menu.exe (where D:/is your CD-ROM),
4. Click “Video Converter Software” button when the welcome window appears. A
video converter software installation will activate, follow the directions to finish
Convert and Play Video files
This player can convert the following video format into AVI (Xivd) video format via
the attached video convert software.
The AVI format file with the extension name AVI
The Windows Media format file with the extension
The MPEG1 format file with the extension name mpg, mpeg;
The Real play format file with the extension name rm;
The QuickTime format file with the extension name mo
The MPEG2 format file with the extension name vob.
icon on the desktop or run [Start]->[Program]->[
Converter Package]->[AVI Converter], shown as follows:
2. Click “Add” to pop up the following window:
3. Select your desired video/audio file and AVI video file routine to be generated,
click “Save” button, then click “Close” button return to the following window:
4. Click “Convert Now” button, then begin to convert to AVI file. Once you
successfully converted the AVI video file, click “ok”. For more details, see