Capello CR10 Dual Alarm Glow Clock User Guide


Capello CR10 Dual Alarm Glow Clock User Guide



  1. Do not expose this unit or the AC/DC adaptor to dripping or splashing water.
  2.  Ensure that the AC/DC adaptor is easily accessible.
  3.  Please note the information printed underneath the unit.
  4. Do not impede the ventilation of this unit by covering the ventilation openings with items such as newspapers, table-cloths, curtains, etc.
  5. Keep open flames, such as lighted candles, away from this unit.
  6. Do not place this unit in closed bookcases, racks, or other spaces without proper ventilation.
  7.  Dispose of batteries properly according to environmental regulations.

Inside the box

  • CR10 Glow Clock
  • AC power adapter
  • User guide.

Location of Controls



  1. ALARM 1 Switch
  2. ALARM 2 Switch
  3.  TIME SET Button
  4. SLEEP Button
  5.  DST (daylight savings time)
  6. LINE IN Jack
  7. DC IN Jack
  8. FM Antenna Wire
  9.  DIMMER Button
  10.  PRESET Button
  11. POWER Button
  12.  TUNE / MINUTE DOWN Button
  13. TUNE / HOUR UP Button
  14. VOLUME DOWN – Button
  15. VOLUME UP + Button
  16. Speaker
  17. ZZZZ–GLOW Button Area
  18. LED Glow Light / Night Light
  19. LED Display
  20. Battery Compartment (bottom of unit)

Inserting the Batteries

Two ‘AAA’ size batteries (sold separately) should be used to backup the clock and keep up alarm settings in memory in the event the AC adaptor is disconnected or there is a power failure.

  1. Open the battery door
  2. Insert two “AAA” batteries as shown.
  3. Close the battery door


Battery Precautions

  1.  Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
  2. Use only the size and type of batteries specified.
  3.  Be sure to follow the correct polarity when installing the batteries as indicated in the battery compartment.
  4.  Do not mix different types of batteries together (e.g. Alkaline, Rechargeable and Carbon-zinc) or old batteries with fresh ones.
  5.  If the device is not to be used for a long period of time, remove the batteries to prevent damage or injury from possible battery leakage.
  6.  Do not try to recharge a battery not intended to be recharged – it can overheat and rupture.

LED glow light feature
Your CR10 features an ambient glow light that can be used as a night light. The glow intensity can be adjusted to
one of three presets levels by using the DIMMER button which is linked to the units display as well.

  •  Tapping the ZZZZ–GLOW button area will snooze the alarm and turn the glow light off.

Using the glow light

  1.  To TURN ON the glow light, press the ZZZZ–GLOW button area, located on the top of the unit,
    at any time the alarm is not sounding.
  2.  To TURN OFF the glow light, while the alarm is not sounding, press the ZZZZ–GLOW button area again.


Setting the time

  1.  Plug in the unit, press and hold the TIME SET button, the display will flash “12:00”.
  2.  Repeatedly press the TUNE / HOUR UP button to program the current hour setting, making sure to correctly
    choose AM or PM.
  3.  Then repeatedly press the TUNE / MIN DOWN button to program the current minute setting.
  4. Press the TIME SET button to confirm the selected time.

Setting the alarm(s)

  1. With the unit in STANDBY mode, slide the ALARM 1 switch to the “SET” position. The default time of “12:00”
    will begin to flash and the “ALARM 1” indicator will blink on the display.
  2. To SET THE HOUR, repeatedly press the TUNE / HOUR UP button to program the desired hour setting,
    making sure to correctly choose AM or PM.
  3.  To SET THE MINUTES, repeatedly press the TUNE / MIN DOWN button to program the desired minute setting.
  4. To SET ALARM 2, use the ALARM 2 switch and follow the same steps above.

Setting the Sleep Timer

  1.  With the unit in FM / AUX mode, press the SLEEP button. The SLEEP indicator will illuminate and “15” will appear
    on the display for five seconds confirming the unit will turn off after 15 minutes.
  2.  To SET THE SLEEP TIMER delay between 15 to 90 minutes, repeatedly press the SLEEP button to increase the duration time with each press. After five seconds, the programmed SLEEP time will disappear.
  3.  To INCREASE THE SLEEP TIMER, repeatedly press the SLEEP button increasing the time up to 90 minutes.

Using the FM Radio

  1.  Press the POWER button to turn the unit on and the FM frequency will appear on the display.
  2.  Repeatedly press the TUNE / HOUR UP or TUNE / MIN DOWN button to manually advance the frequency.
  3.  For AUTO TUNING, press and hold the TUNE / HOUR UP or TUNE / MIN DOWN button until the frequency in the display starts to scan and then release.

Programming radio presets

  1.  To SAVE RADIO PRESETS, follow the steps above to select a favorite station.
  2.  Press and hold the PRESET button to enter the channel save mode.
  3. PRESET button again to confirm the setting and save the selected station to memory.
  4. Repeat these steps for up to 10 presets, as desired.

Aux-In Connection

  1.  Insert one end of a 3.5mm audio cable (not included) into the LINE OUT jack on your external audio source
    (e.g. iPad, iPod shuffle, mobile phone, MP3 player, digital media player, etc.) and the other end into the
    AUX IN JACK on rear of this unit.
  2.  Turn the POWER on for the CR10 then power on the external audio source. The display will show “AUX” briefly then change to the current clock time.
  3.  Select the music you want to listen to and press play on the external audio source.


  • Power Source: DC 5V 0.8A Adapter (Center Positive)
  • AC Power Supply: 100 – 240V ~ 50/60Hz 0.15A
  • Battery Backup: 2 x 1.5V “AAA” size
  • Output Power:  1.5 W

Radio Section:

  • Frequency Range (FM): 87.5 – 108 MHz


If you experience a product issue with this unit, please check the chart below or visit our website for more
troubleshooting solutions and FAQs.

No soundVolume is set to minimum.Increase volume.
Radio, no soundPower is not on.Press the Power button to turn the power on.
Volume is set to minimum.Increase volume.
Radio, poor soundStation is not tuned properly.Return the FM broadcast station.
FM: Wire antenna is not extended.Extend FM wire antenna.
Time reset to “12:00”Batteries connected improperly, not connected or dead.Check the batteries.
Clock not set.Set the clock.
Alarm does not turn onAlarm is not activated or set properly.Set and activate alarm.


This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed
and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.

  •  Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
  •  Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver

Compliance information:
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:

  1. this device may not cause harmful interference
  2. This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

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