Solution ID: 15757

ZEN Stone with speaker At A Glance


  • Your Player at a Glance
  • Selecting Menus and Options
  • Player Specifications
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Your Player at a Glance

  Button Function
1. Power/Play/Pause Turns player on or off. Press and hold until LED lights up or turns off. Playback starts automatically when your player is turned on.
2. Next/Fast-Forward Press to move to the next track. Press and hold to move forward within a track.
3. Previous/Rewind Press to move to the previous track. Press and hold to move backward within a track.
4. Reset Hole To reset player, insert a straightened paperclip.
5. Mode switch See Mode switch.
6. Volume +/- Press to increase or decrease the volume.
7. USB Port To charge your player or transfer files, connect one end of the supplied USB cable to this port, and the other end to your computer's USB port.
To charge your player without using the computer, purchase the ZEN™ USB power adapter. For more information about this and other accessories, visit
8. LED See LED.
9. Headphone jack Connect your player's earphones to this jack.
10. Speaker
(For selected player models only.)
To play through speaker, disconnect your earphones.


On the ZEN Stone models, the LED changes color or blinks, to indicate your player's battery and playback status.

LED Meaning/Action
Green Blinking Connected to computer:
File transfer in progress. Do not disconnect.
Disconnected from computer:q
Playback in progress, good battery level.
Random blinking Turning on your player after transferring files
Player scanning new files. This may take up to a few minutes.
Steady Playback paused. Player turns off after a few minutes.
Good battery level.
Red Blinking
Low battery level, charge as soon as possible.
Steady Playback paused. Player turns off after a few minutes.
Low battery level, charge as soon as possible.
3 blinks After turning on your player
Battery depleted, charge immediately. OR
No music files detected.
Adjusting volume
Maximum or restricted volume level reached.
To adjust the volume restriction level, launch Creative Media Lite.
Orange 1 blink
below 25%
2 blinks 25~ 75%
3 blinks 76 ~ 99%
Steady Fully charged.

Mode Switch

Use the Mode Switch to change your player's play modes. In addition to shuffling music, you can also locate your favorite music tracks by skipping folders.

Play Mode What It Does
Repeat All Plays and repeats all music folders, in alphanumeric order.
If your music is not organized into folders, all tracks are played back in alphanumeric order.
Shuffle Plays and repeats all music, in random order.
Skip Folder Skips to the next folder, in alphanumeric order.
To select, push and release.

General Specifications

  • Size
    • 53.7 mm (2 1/10") x 35.3 mm (1 2/5") x 12.8 mm (1/2")
    • 53.7 mm (2 1/10") x 35.6 mm (1 3/8") x 16 mm (5/8") for player models with built-in speaker
  • Weight:
    • 18.5 g (1/2 ounce)
    • 24 g (4/5 ounce) for player models with built-in speaker
  • Power Source:
    • Battery: 1 x Rechargeable Lithium Ion battery
    • USB bus powered when connected to a power outlet or powered USB port on a computer
  • Audio Playback Format:
    • Audible Format 2 and 3
    • MP3 (Up to 320 kbps)
    • WMA (Up to 320 kbps)
    • WMA with Windows Media Digital Rights Management (WMDRM) 9
  • MP3 Playback Performance:
    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: Up to 90 dB
    • Channel Separation: Up to 65 dB
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz ~ 20 kHz
    • Harmonic Distortion Output: <0.1%
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio: Up to 90 dB, Channel Separation: Up to 65 dB, Frequency Response: 20 Hz ~ 20 kHz, Harmonic Distortion Output: <0.1%
  • Connectors :
    • Headphone jack: 3.5 mm (1/8") stereo minijack, 5 ~ 7 mW per channel
    • USB port: Standard USB mini-B receptacle
  • Firmware Support t: Upgradable via USB (firmware upgrades are available from
  • Earphone Specifications :
    • Frequency Range: 20 Hz ~ 20 KHz
    • Sensitivity: 111 dB ±3 dB SPL at 1 KHz<
    • Impedance: 32 W ±15%
    • Plug: 3.5 mm (1/8") stereo minijack
Last Updated: December 29, 2007

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Note: Product specification, technical or troubleshooting information are subjected to change. This is due to changes and/or updates in the new firmware/driver releases. Please refer to the web release notes in the download section for details.


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