Lights up when the sleep timer is active.
Source/Listening mode indicators
One of these indicators lights to show the format of the current
source as "PCM DIGITAL", " DIGITAL" or "DTS". In addition, one
of the listening mode indicators "PRO LOGIC II", "DSP" and
"STEREO" lights according to the current listening mode.
Flashes when the mute function is active.
FM STEREO indicator
Lights up when an FM stereo broadcast station is received.
Lights up when a radio station is received.
FM MUTE indicator
Lights up to indicate FM muting. It extinguishes when the monaural
reception mode is started by pressing the FM MODE button.
RDS indicator (European models only)
Lights up when a RDS station is received.
Lights up when the MEMORY button is pressed in the radio station
Multi function display
In usual operation, shows the current input source and volume.
When the FM or AM input is selected, it shows the frequency and
preset number. When the DISPLAY button is pressed, it shows the
listening mode and input source format. However, it does not show
the source format when the input source signal is analog, or when
the FM or AM source is selected.
Turns on the main power supply for the TX-L5. The
TX-L5 enters standby state and the STANDBY indicator lights up.
Pressing the switch again to the off position ( OFF) shuts down the
main power supply into the TX-L5.
STANDBY/ON button, ON indicator, STANDBY indicator
When STANDBY/ON button is pressed to ON while the POWER
switch is set to ON, the display will light to show the current volume
setting for about 5 seconds then show the current sound input
source and listening mode. Pressing the button again returns the
TX-L5 to the standby state. This state turns off the display, disables
One of these indicators lights to show the current source.
Remote control sensor
This sensor receives the control signals from the remote controller.
The INPUT dial is used to select the input source.
The VOLUME dial is used to control the volume level. Turn the dial
clockwise to increase the volume level and counterclockwise to
This is a standard stereo jack for connecting stereo headphones.
The audio for the front right and left speakers are sent to the
headphone speakers. When the headphones are plugged in, the
listening mode automatically changes to STEREO and sounds are
not output from the speakers.
Press this button to select a surround mode for current input source.
Press this button to change the sound to stereo.
SUBWOOFER MODE button
Press to select the subwoofer mode.
This button is used to assign the radio station that is currently tuned
in to a preset channel or delete a previously preset station.
FM MODE button
Press to switch the reception mode between stereo and monaural. If
audio is interrupted or noise interferes with audio during FM stereo
broadcasting, press this button to switch to the monaural reception
Use these buttons to change the tuner frequency. The tuner
frequency is displayed in the front display and it can be changed in
50 kHz increments for FM and 10 kHz (or 9 kHz) increments for AM.
Also, These buttons make it possible to store desired radio stations
under the desired preset numbers and recall them with an easy
ACOUSTIC CONTROL button/indicator
Press to change the acoustic mode to enjoy more dynamic sounds
by boosting the super bass/high frequency sounds.