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SC-PMX5 connectivity with iPod/iPhone

After update your iPhone 4/iPhone 4S to iOS7 or more, basic functions such as music playback/stop/skip/charging can be operated.
However, you need to operate touch screen if need to select music based on album/artist.
Please release lock and operate touch screen of iPhone 4/iPhone 4S.

As of Jun. 5, 2012

iPod/iPhone support list that can connect to main set.

Name Capacity Version Year-Month introduced
iPod touch 4th generation (*2) 8GB, 32GB, 64GB 5.1.1 (*1, *4) after 2010-9
iPod nano 6th generation 8GB, 16GB 1.2 (*3) after 2010-9
iPod touch 3rd generation (*2) 32GB, 64GB 5.1.1 (*1, *4) after 2009-9
iPod nano 5th generation (video camera) 8GB, 16GB 1.0.2 after 2009-9
iPod touch 2nd generation (*2) 8GB, 16GB, 32GB 4.2.1 (*1, *4) after 2008-9
iPod Classic 160GB (2009) 2.0.4 after 2009-9
120GB 2.0.1 after 2008-9
iPod nano 4th generation (video) 8GB, 16GB 1.0.4 after 2008-9
iPod classic 160GB (2007) 1.1.2 after 2007-9
iPod touch 1st generation (*2) 8GB, 16GB, 32GB 3.1.3 (*1, *4) 8GB, 16GB : after 2007-9
32GB : after 2008-2
iPod nano 3rd generation (video) 4GB, 8GB 1.1.3 after 2007-9
iPod classic 80GB 1.1.2 after 2007-9
iPod nano 2nd generation (aluminum) 2GB, 4GB, 8GB 1.1.3 after 2006-9
Name Capacity Version Year-Month introduced
iPhone 4S (*2) 16GB, 32GB, 64GB 5.1.1 (*1) after 2011-10
iPhone 4 (*2) 16GB, 32GB 5.1.1 (*1, *4) after 2010-6
iPhone 3GS (*2) 8GB, 16GB, 32GB 5.1.1 (*1, *4) after 2009-6
iPhone 3G (*2) 8GB, 16GB 4.2.1 (*1, *4) after 2008-7
iPhone 16GB (2008)
4GB, 8GB
3.1.3 (*4) after 2007-6
  • There maybe differences in display as mentioned in O/I and iPod/iPhone itself, but basic playback operation is working properly.
  • Different operation or certain limitations as mentioned above may occur at your iPod/iPhone type or version used.
    (Press again search/skip/track selection/selector key to recover.)
  • Update fee is applied for some version of iPod/iPhone.

You cannot use iPod/iPhone for recording.

When removing iPod/iPhone, please gently pull upwards. (same angle as inserting iPod/iPhone)

(*1) To enable navigation for iPod touch 1st and 2nd generation, please select "Music" first at the iPod screen. For iPhone user, please select "Music" in advance.
Version 4.0 and above support "Multi tasking", which enable multiple application running at the same time. To use with this unit, please operate as a single operation mode. Music playback operation may not work when other application is running.

(*2) Initial setting for iPod touch/iPhone is enable the automatic lock function. It will automatically lock the screen if not in use.
Basic operation such as playback/pause/skip is still possible, but user can disable this setting. However in this case, please immediately remove iPod touch/iPhone when the battery is fully charged.

(*3) Basic functions such as music playback/stop/skip/charging can be operated. However, it is quite difficult to operate touch screen if need to select music based on album/artist. To do so, please take out iPod nano 6th generation from this unit and insert back after complete selection.

(*4) Please update to the latest version. For version 4.1 and below, the following condition may occur:
- Noise during iPod touch/iPhone music playback.
- Cannot hear music or iPod menu is not properly displayed when charging the fully discharged iPod touch/iPhone.