What type of battery is used in the remote?
The remote uses a CR2025 3V cell battery.
The battery area is located at the bottom of the underside of the remote. To open, pull the latch on the right toward the center with your fingernail and press down and a tray containing the battery will slide out.
What iPods are compatible?
All iPods with a dock connector port are compatible: iPod Touch, iPod Classic, iPod Video, iPod Nano, 4th Generation iPods, iPod Mini, and 3rd Generation iPods.
All other iPods, mp3 players, and just about anything with a headphone jack can be played through the Amplifi by connecting the device to the 3.5mm line input jack.
Does the Amplifi charge the iPod?
Yes, it will charge any compatible iPod when the Amplifi is on.
When I turn off the Amplifi, will it turn off my iPod?
Yes, when you turn off the Amplifi, your iPod will turn off as well.
Which spacer do I use?
The spacers are all labeled so you’ll know which one to use. The rubbery adapter relieves the stress on your iPod’s dock connector port and slides into the slot behind the male dock connector on the Amplifi.
When using the 3.5mm input jack, where should the volume be on my mp3 player?
Normally, the volume on your player should be around 75%.
Is the Amplifi compatible with my Sansa or Zune player?
You’ll just need an inexpensive 3.5mm to 3.5mm stereo cable, from a store like Radio Shack.
When using the 3.5mm input, can I still use the remote?
You can still use the remote for power and volume, just not to change tracks on your player.
Can I use the Amplifi overseas?
Absolutely! The Amplifi package already includes 3 blade adapters, so you can take it almost anywhere in the world. You will not need a voltage converter.
Can I navigate through my iPod with the remote?
You cannot navigate through menus, but you can control playback, such as Play/Pause, Next/Previous track, and Volume Up/Volume down.
Can I dock my iPod while it's in a case?
You can still dock your iPod Video if it’s in the Griffin reflect case or other cases that leave enough clearance at the bottom of the iPod.
Which spacer should I use with an 80GB iPod Classic?
The spacer for the 30GB iPod Video works best for the 80GB iPod Classic.
What spacer should I use for a 160GB iPod Classic?
The spacer for the 60GB and 80GB iPod Video works best for the 160GB iPod Classic.
Will this product work with the iPhone 3G?
Unfortunately, this product is not compatible with the iPhone 3G. The Amplifi provides a FireWire charge, and the iPhone 3G will only charge via USB.
Is this product compatible with the 4th Generation iPod nano or the 2nd Generation iPod touch?
No. The new iPods will only charge via USB, and this product only provides a FireWire charge. It shouldn’t damage your iPod, but it will not charge.