Connecting Creative Zen to an Amplifier

  [DELETED] 22:01 08 Oct 2003

This is not strictly a computer question but recently I brought a Creative Jukebox Zen and then I found out that I could buy a 3.55mm to 2 RCA cable and hook it up to my amplifier. I have brought the cable but there was no instructions with it on which slots should I plug the connectors into on the back of the amplifier, The packaging did refeer me to a cable wizard on their website but this did not tell me either. How do I hook up my creative Jukebox Zen to my amplifier?

  [DELETED] 22:29 08 Oct 2003

I'm trying to get to grips with what you are trying to do. I have downloaded the manual to see what sort of outputs it has. I notice it has 2 line output sockets, one for the front speakers, the other for the rear speakers. Usually these outputs are 100 - 300 millivolts, although the manual doesn't make it clear, so they need to plug into the high level input to the amp, this are probably maked Radio or Aux.

Have I understood your question?


  [DELETED] 22:45 08 Oct 2003

The phono plugs can be plugged "L"eft & "R"ight to a vacant position in the back of the amp. DO NOT use the phono / record player input on the amp if there is one as this is not suitable for anything other than a record player. Then plug the 3.5mm jack into the headphone socket on your jukebox. That will give you sound output into your amp!!!!

  [DELETED] 22:47 08 Oct 2003

click here if this is the cable you have purchased then the above solution will work for you.

  hugh-265156 23:12 08 Oct 2003

any connection on the amp will be fine (aux,cd,line in etc)as above dont plug into phono,it will work but will be loud(very)and may damage the speakers.

  [DELETED] 09:27 09 Oct 2003

Thanks you all for your help, you have resolve the problem for me. Valvegrid you did understand my question

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