Samsung HT-C550 User manual

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Safety Information
Safety Warnings
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE THE COVER(OR BACK).
NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS ARE INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
The lighting flash and Arrowhead within
Triangle Is awarning sign alerting you of
dangerous voltage Inside the product.
CAUTION : TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO
USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER
SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
The explanation point within the triangle is
a warning sign alerting you of important
instructions accompanying the product.
WARNING
CAUTION
• To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not
expose this appliance to rain or moisture.
• To prevent injury, this apparatus must be securely
attached to the floor/wall in accordance with the
installation instructions.
• Apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing and
no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on
the apparatus.
• The Mains plug is used as a disconnect device and shall stay
readily operable at any time.
DANGER
CLASS 1
KLASSE 1
LUOKAN 1
KLASS 1
PRODUCTO
LASER PRODUCT
LASER PRODUKT
LASER LAITE
LASER APPARAT
LÁSER CLASE 1
CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
• This product is classified as a CLASS 1 LASER product.
Use of controls, adjustments or performance of
procedures other than those specified herein may result
in hazardous radiation exposure.
• Complies with 21CFR 1040.10 except for deviations
pursuant to Laser Notice No. 50, dated 24, 2007
VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.
AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM. (FDA 21 CFR)
CAUTION
• CLASS 3B VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION
WHEN OPEN. AVOID EXPOSURE TO THE BEAM (IEC
60825-1)
• THIS PRODUCT UTILIZES A LASER. USE OF CONTROLS
OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES
OTHER THAN THOSE SPECIFIED HEREIN MAY RESULT IN
HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE. DO NOT OPEN
COVER AND DO NOT REPAIR YOURSELF. REFER
SERVICING TO QUALIFIED PERSONNEL.
This product satisfies FCC regulations when shielded cables and connectors are used to connect the unit to other
equipment. To prevent electromagnetic interference with electric appliances, such as radios and televisions, use shielded
cables and connectors for connections.
FCC NOTE (for U.S.A)
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the
FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential
installation.
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. However, there is no guarantee that interference will
not occur in a particular installation.
If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the
equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
CAUTION : FCC regulations state that any unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment may void the user’s
authority to operate it.
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Important Safety Instructions
Precautions
Read these operating instructions carefully before using the unit.
Follow all the safety instructions listed below. Keep these operating
instructions handy for future reference.
1) Read these instructions.
2) Keep these Instructions.
3) Heed all warnings.
4) Follow all instructions.
5) Do not use this apparatus near water.
6) Clean only with dry cloth.
7) Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with
the manufacturer's instructions.
8) Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat
registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers) that
produce heat.
9) Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or groundingtype plug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than
the other. A grounding type plug has two blades and a third
grounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong are provided
for your safety. If the provided plug does not fi t into your outlet,
consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.
10) Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched
particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the apparatus.
11) Only use attachment/accessories specified by the manufacturer.
12) Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified
by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. When a cart is
used, use caution when moving the cart/
apparatus combination to avoid injury from
tip-over.
13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms
or when unused for long periods of time.
14) Refer all servicing to qualified service
personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been
damaged in any way, such as power supply cord or plug is
damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the
apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture,
does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
• Ensure that the AC power supply in your house complies with
the identification sticker located on the back of your product.
• Install your product horizontally, on a suitable base (furniture),
with enough space around it for ventilation (3~4 inches).
• Do not place the product on amplifiers or other equipment
which may become hot.
Make sure the ventilation slots are not covered.
• Do not stack anything on top of the product.
• Before moving the product, ensure the Disc Insert Hole is
empty.
• In order to disconnect the product completely from the power
supply, remove the AC plug from the wall outlet, especially
when left unused for a long period of time.
• During thunderstorms, disconnect the AC plug from the
wall outlet. Voltage peaks due to lightning could
damage the product.
• Do not expose the product to direct sunlight or other
heat sources. This could lead to overheating and
malfunction of the product.
• Protect the product from moisture, and excess heat or
equipment creating strong magnetic or electric fields (i.
e. speakers.).
• Disconnect the power cable from the AC supply if the
product malfunctions.
• Your product is not intended for industrial use. Use of
this product is for personal use only.
• Condensation may occur if your product or disc has
been stored in cold temperatures. If transporting the
product during the winter, wait approximately 2 hours
until the product has reached room temperature before
using.
• The batteries used with this product contain chemicals
that are harmful to the environment.
Do not dispose of batteries in the general household
trash.
Accessories
Check for the supplied accessories below.
Video Cable
(AH39-40001V)
FM Antenna
(AH42-00017A)
ASC microphone
(AH30-00099A)
iPod Dock
(AH96-00051A)
FUNCTION
TV SOURCE
POWER
DVD RECEIVER/TV
SLEEP
㪈
㪉
㪋
㪌
㪎
㪏
㪊
㪍
㪐
DSP /EQ
㪇
MUTE
TUNING
/CH
VOL
REPEAT
DISC MENU
MENU
TITLE MENU
TOOLS
INFO
RETURN
A
DIMMER
EXIT
TUNER MEMORY
MO/ST
B
C
S . VOL
CD RIPPING
D
AUDIO UPSCALE
P .BASS
Toroidal Ferrite Core
(3301-000144)
User's Manual
(AH68-02269R)
Remote Control (AH59-02291A)/
Batteries (AAA size) (4301-000116)
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Safety Information
Cautions on Handling and Storing Discs
Small scratches on the disc may reduce sound and
picture quality or cause skipping.
Be especially careful not to scratch discs when
handling them.
Holding discs
• Do not touch the playback side of the disc.
• Hold the disc by the edges so that fingerprints will not get
on the surface.
• Do not stick paper or tape on the disc.
Disc Storage
• Do not keep in direct sunlight
• Keep in a cool ventilated area
• Keep in a clean Protection jacket.
Store vertically.
✎ NOTE


Do not allow the discs to become contaminated with dirt.
Do not load cracked or scratched discs.
Handling and Storing Discs
If you get fingerprints or dirt on the disc, clean it with a
mild detergent diluted in water and wipe with a soft cloth.
• When cleaning, wipe gently from the inside to the
outside of the disc
✎ NOTE

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Condensation may form if warm air comes into contact
with cold parts inside the product. When condensation
forms inside the product, it may not operate correctly. If
this occurs, remove the disc and let the product stand
for 1 or 2 hours with the power on.
License
• This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents:
5,060,220 5,457,669 5,561,649 5,705,762 6,043,912 6,438,099
6,467,061 6,556,521 6,578,163 6,697,307 6,728,474 6,771,891
6,894,963 6,895,593 6,937,815 6,996,327 7,009,926 7,085,221
7,088,649 7,092,327 7,099,566 7,123,564 7,142,493 7,142,495
7,145,861 7,146,624 7,151,729 7,161,879 7,164,647 7,167,437
7,173,891 7,177,250 7,194,187 7,203,891 7,209,423 7,210,067
7,228,062 7,245,566 7,245,567 7,257,065 7,263,045 7,269,110
7,272,086 7,272,106 7,280,460 7,283,729 7,286,454 7,304,938
• This device is protected by U.S. Patent Nos.
6,836,549; 6,381,747; 7,050,698; 6,516,132; and
5,583,936.
• ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format
created by DivX,Inc. This is an official DivX Certified
device that plays DivX video. Visit www.divx.com for more
information and software tools to convert your files into DivX video.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND: This DivX Certified® device must be
registered in order to play DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) content. To
generate the registration code, locate the DivX VOD section in the device
setup menu. Go to vod.divx.com with this code to complete the
registration process and learn more about DivX VOD.
• DivX Certified® to play DivX ® video
• iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc.,
registered in the U.S. and other
countries.
iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc.
• Dolby and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby
Laboratories.
• “Pat. 7,295,673; 7,460,688; 7,519,274”
Copyright
© 2010 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. All rights
reserved.
Copy Protection
• Many DVD discs are encoded with copy protection. Because of this,
you should only connect your product directly to your TV, not to a
VCR. Connecting to a VCR results in a distorted picture from copyprotected DVD discs.
• This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is
protected by U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights. Use
of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by
Macrovision, and is intended for home and other limited viewing
uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision. Reverse
engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
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Contents
Safety Warnings
Important Safety Instructions
Precautions
Accessories
Cautions on Handling and Storing Discs
License
Copyright
Copy Protection
GETTING STARTED
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Features
Icons that will be used in manual
Disc Types and Characteristics
Description
Front Panel
Rear Panel
Remote control
CONNECTIONS
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Connecting the Speakers
Connecting the Video Out to your TV
Connecting the FM Antenna
Connecting Audio from External Components
SETUP
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Before Starting (Initial Setting)
Setting the Setup menu
Display
TV Aspect
BD Wise
Resolution
HDMI Format
Audio
Speaker Setting
ASC (Auto Sound Calibration) Setting
DRC (Dynamic Range Compression)
AV-SYNC
HDMI AUDIO
EQ Optimizer
System
Initial Setting
DivX(R) Registration
Language
Security
Parental Rating
Change Password
Support
Product Information
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ENGLISH
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SAFETY INFORMATION
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Contents
BASIC FUNCTIONS
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Disc Playback
Audio CD(CD-DA)/MP3/WMA Playback
JPEG File Playback
Using the Playback Function
Sound Mode
Listening to Radio
ADVANCED FUNCTIONS
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USB Function
Using an iPod
CD Ripping
OTHER INFORMATION
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Troubleshooting
Country code list
Index
Specifications
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• Figures and illustrations in this User Manual are provided for reference only and may differ from actual product appearance.
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Getting Started
Playback of many disc types
This product allows you to play back various discs,
including DVD-Video, DVD±R/±RW , CD-DA,
CD-R/-RW, MP3-CD, WMA-CD and DivX.
Getting Started
Features
Icons that will be used in manual
Make sure to check the following terms before
reading the user manual.
Icon
Term
Definition
You can enjoy media files such as pictures, movies
and music saved on a MP3 player, digital camera or
USB memory stick by connecting the storage device
to the USB port of the product.
d
DVD
This involves a function
available with DVD-Video or
DVD±R/±RW discs that
have been recorded and
finalized in Video Mode.
Dolby Pro Logic II
B
CD
This involves a function
available with a data CD (CD
DA, CD-R/-RW).
A
MP3
This involves a function
available with CD-R/-RW
discs.
G
JPEG
This involves a function
available with CD-R/-RW
discs.
D
DivX
This involves a function
available with MPEG4 discs.
(DVD±R/±RW, CD-R/-RW)
!
CAUTION
✎
NOTE
This involves tips or instructions
on the page that help each
function operate.
Shortcut
Key
This function provides direct and
easy access pressing the button
on the remote control.
USB Host support
Dolby Pro Logic II is a form of multi-channel audio
signal decoding technology that improves upon
existing Dolby Pro Logic.
HDMI
HDMI transmits DVD video and audio signals
simultaneously, and provides a clearer picture.
The 1080p(Full HD) resolution provides even clearer
pictures.
iPod & iPhone support
You can enjoy music files by connecting your iPod to
the product with the supplied iPod dock.
BD Wise
BD Wise automatically adjusts BD Wise-compliant
Samsung products to the optimal settings between
them. This feature is enabled only if BD Wise-compliant
Samsung products are connected to each other
using an HDMI cable.
AV SYNC Function
Video may lag behind the audio if the product is
connected to a digital TV.
To compensate for this, you can adjust the audio delay
time to sync up with the video.
This involves a case where a
function does not operate or
settings may be canceled.
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Getting Started
Disc Types and Characteristics
Disc types that can be played
Disc Types &
Mark (Logo)
Region Code
Recorded
Signals
The product and the discs are coded by region. These
regional codes must match in order for the disc to play. If the
codes do not match, the disc will not play.
Disc Type
5 inches
VIDEO
Region
Code
Area
1
The U.S., U.S. territories and
Canada
2
Europe, Japan, the Middle East,
Egypt, South Africa, Greenland
DVD-VIDEO
3 1/2
inches
AUDIO
AUDIO-CD
3
Taiwan, Korea, the Philippines,
Indonesia, Hong Kong
AUDIO
+
DVD-VIDEO
4
Disc
Size
Mexico, South America, Central
America, Australia, New Zealand,
Pacific Islands, Caribbean
5
Russia, Eastern Europe, India,
most of Africa, North Korea,
Mongolia
6
China
DivX
VIDEO
Max. Playing Time
Approx. 240 min.
(single-sided)
Approx. 480 min.
(double-sided)
Approx. 80 min.
(single-sided)
Approx. 160 min.
(double-sided)
5 inches
74 min.
3 1/2
inches
20 min.
5
inches
-
3 1/2
inches
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Do not use the following type of discs!
• LD, CD-G, CD-I, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM and DVDRAM discs cannot be played in this unit.
If such discs are played, a <WRONG DISC
FORMAT> message appears on the TV screen.
• DVD discs purchased abroad may not play on this
product.
If such discs are played, a <Wrong Region. Please
check Disc.> message appears on the TV screen.
Disc Types And Disc Format
This product does not support Secure (DRM) Media files.
CD-R Discs
• Some CD-R discs may not be playable depending on
the disc recording device (CD-Recorder or PC) and the
condition of the disc.
• Use a 650MB/74 minute CD-R disc.
Do not use CD-R discs over 700MB/80 minutes as
they may not be played back.
• Some CD-RW (Rewritable) media, may not be playable.
• Only CD-Rs that are properly "closed" can be fully
played. If the session is closed but the disc is left open,
you may not be able to fully play the disc.
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• Only CD-R discs with MP3 files in ISO 9660 or
Joliet format can be played.
• MP3 file names should contain no blank spaces
or special characters (. / = +).
• Use discs recorded with a compression/
decompression data rate greater than 128Kbps.
• Only files with the ".mp3" and ".MP3" extensions
can be played.
• Only a consecutively written multisession disc can
be played. If there is a blank segment in the
Multisession disc, the disc can be played only up
to the blank segment.
• If the disc is not closed, it will take longer to begin
playback and not all of the recorded files may be played.
• For files encoded in Variable Bit Rate (VBR)
format, i.e. files encoded in both low bit rate and
high bit rate (e.g., 32Kbps ~ 320Kbps), the
sound may skip during playback.
• A maximum of 500 tracks can be played per CD.
• A maximum of 300 folders can be played per CD.
CD-R JPEG Discs
• Only files with the "jpg" extensions can be played.
• If the disc is not closed, it will take longer to start
playing and not all of the recorded files may be played.
• Only CD-R discs with JPEG files in ISO 9660 or Joliet
format can be played.
• JPEG file names should be 8 characters or less in
length and contain no blank spaces or special
characters (. / = +).
• Only a consecutively written multisession disc can be
played. If there is a blank segment in the multisession
disc, the disc can be played only up to the blank
segment.
• A maximum of 999 images can be stored on a folder.
• When playing a Kodak/Fuji Picture CD, only the JPEG
files in the picture folder can be played.
• Picture discs other than Kodak/Fuji Picture CDs may
take longer to start playing or may not play at all.
DVD±R/±RW, CD-R/RW Discs
• Software updates for incompatible formats are not
supported.
(Example : QPEL, GMC, resolutions higher than
800 x 600 pixels, etc.)
• If a DVD-R/-RW disc has not been recorded
properly in DVD Video format, it will not be
playable.
DivX (Digital internet video express)
DivX is a video file format developed by Microsoft and is
based on MPEG4 compression technology to provide
audio and video data over the Internet in real-time.
MPEG4 is used for video encoding and MP3 for audio
encoding, enabling to watch a movie at near DVD-quality
video and audio.
Supported Formats (DivX)
This product only supports the following media formats.
If both video and audio formats are not supported, the
user may experience problems such as broken images
or no sound.
Supported Video Formats
Format
AVI
WMV
Supported Versions
DivX3.11~DivX5.1, XviD
V1/V2/V3/V7
Supported Audio Formats
Format
Bit Rate
Sampling
Frequency
MP3
80~320kbps
WMA
56~128kbps
AC3
128~384kbps
44.1/48khz
DTS
1.5Mbps
44.1khz
44.1khz
• DivX files, including audio and video files, created in
the DTS format can only support up to 6Mbps.
• Aspect Ratio : Although the default DivX resolution is
640x480 pixels, this product supports up to
720x480 pixels. TV screen resolutions higher than
800 will not be supported.
• When you play a disc whose sampling frequency is
higher than 48khz or 320kbps, you may experience
shaking on the screen during playback.
• Sections with a high frame rate might not be played
while playing a DivX file.
• Since this product only provides encoding formats
authorized by DivX Networks, Inc., a DivX file
created by the user might not play.
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USB Host Specification
USB Host Specification
• Supports USB 1.1 or USB 2.0 compliant devices.
• Supports devices connected using the USB A type
cable.
• Supports UMS (USB Mass Storage Device) V1.0
compliant devices.
• Supports devices with drives formatted in the FAT
(FAT, FAT16, FAT32) file system.
Non-compliance
• Does not support a device that requires installing a
separate driver on a PC (Windows).
• Does not support connection to a USB hub.
• A USB device that is connected using a USB
extension cable may not be recognized.
• A USB device requiring a separate power source
needs to be connected to the product with the
separate power connection.
Operational Limitations
• If the connected device has multiple drives (or
partitions) installed, only one drive (or partition) can be
connected.
• A device supporting USB 1.1 alone may cause a
difference in the picture quality, depending on the
device.
USB Devices that can be used with the
product
• USB Storage Device, MP3 Player, Digital Camera
• Removable HDD
- Removable HDDs equipped with less than 160
Gbytes are supported. Removable HDDs
equipped with 160Gbytes or more may not be
recognized, depending on the device.
- If the connected device does not work due to
insufficient power supply, you can use a
separate power cable to supply power so that it
can work properly. The connector of the USB
cable may differ, depending on the manufacturer
of the USB device.
• USB card Reader: One slot USB card reader and
Multi slot USB card reader.
- If you install multiple memory devices into a multi
card reader, you may experience problems.
Supported file Formats
Format
Still
Picture
File name
JPG
MP3
WMA
WMV
DivX
File
extension
JPG
.JPEG
.MP3
.WMA
.WMV
.AVI
Bit rate
–
80~320
kbps
56~128
kbps
4Mbps
4Mbps
V1,V2,
V3,V7
DivX3.11~
DivX5.1,
XviD
Music
Movie
Version
–
–
V8
Pixel
640x480
–
–
720x480
Sampling
Frequency
–
44.1kHz
44.1kHz
44.1KHz~ 48KHz
• CBI (Control/Bulk/Interrupt) is not supported.
• Digital Cameras that use PTP protocol or require
additional program installation when connected to a
PC are not supported.
• A device using NTFS file system is not supported.
(The system supports only the FAT file system and
will not play a movie larger than 1 GB in USB mode.)
• Some MP3 players, when connected to this product,
may not operate depending on the sector size of their
file system.
• The USB host function is not supported if a product
that transfers media files by its manufacturer specific
program is connected.
• Does not operate with Janus enabled MTP (Media
Transfer Protocol) devices.
• The USB host function of this product does not
support all USB devices.
- The USB card reader may not be supported,
depending on the manufacturer.
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Getting Started
Description
Front Panel
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AUX IN 1/
ASC IN
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13
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DISC TRAY
Insert disc here.
2
DISPLAY
Displays the playing status, time, etc.
3
REMOTE CONTROL SENSOR
Detects signals from the remote control.
4
OPEN/CLOSE BUTTON (
)
Opens and closes the disc tray.
5
FUNCTION BUTTON (
)
The mode switches as follows :
DVD/CD ➞ D.IN ➞ AUX 1 ➞AUX 2 ➞ USB ➞IPOD ➞ FM.
6
TUNING DOWN & SKIP BUTTON (
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STOP BUTTON (
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PLAY/ PAUSE BUTTON (
9
TUNING UP & SKIP BUTTON (
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VOLUME CONTROL BUTTON (
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POWER BUTTON (
12
AUX IN 1/ASC IN CONNECTOR
Connect external components such as an MP3 player.
Connect to use the ASC (Auto Sound Calibration) function.
13
USB PORT
Connect here and play files from external USB storage devices such as
MP3 players, USB flash memory, etc.
)
)
Goes back to the previous title/chapter/track.
Tunes down the FM frequency band.
Stops disc playback.
)
)
Plays a disc or pauses playback.
Goes to the next title/chapter/track.
Tunes up the FM frequency band.
)
,
)
Volume adjustment.
Turns the product on and off.
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Rear Panel
1
2
3
4
5 6 7
8
VIDEO
OUT
DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
9
FM ANT .
HDMI OUT
OPTICAL
iPod
WIRELESS
AUX IN 2
COMPONENT
OUT
1
5.1 CHANNEL SPEAKER OUTPUT
CONNECTORS
Connect the front, center,rear speakers and subwoofer.
(HT-C650W/C653W/C655W does not have rear speaker connectors on the product, the
rear speakers are connected to the Wireless Receiver module.)
2
iPod JACK
Connect the iPod dock connector here.
3
EXTERNAL DIGITAL OPTICAL IN JACK
(DIGITAL AUDIO IN)
Use this to connect external equipment capable of digital output.
4
TX CARD CONNECTION (WIRELESS)
The TX card enables communication between the product and the
wireless receiver module.
(The wireless receiver module is not provided for HT-C550/C553/C555 )
5
HDMI OUT JACK
Using an HDMI cable, connect this HDMI output jack to the HDMI input jack
on your TV for the best quality picture.
6
AUX IN 2 JACKS
Connect to the 2CH Analog output of an external device (such as a VCR).
7
VIDEO OUT JACK
Connect your TV's Video Input jack (VIDEO IN) to the VIDEO OUT jack.
8
COMPONENT VIDEO OUTPUT JACKS
Connect a TV with Component video inputs to these jacks.
9
FM ANTENNA JACK
Connect the FM antenna.
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Getting Started
Remote control
Tour of the Remote Control
POWER
FUNCTION
TV SOURCE
DVD RECEIVER/TV
SLEEP
Turn the product on and off.
Press to select DVD RECEIVER/TV
mode.
Press the number button to operate
options.
㪈
㪉
㪊
㪋
㪌
㪍
㪎
㪏
㪐
DSP /EQ
㪇
Select the desired Dolby Pro Logic II audio
mode.
Press to stop/play a disc.
TUNING
/CH
VOL
REPEAT
DISC MENU
MENU
TITLE MENU
Press to check the disc menu.
Adjust the brightness of Display.
Regulate and stabilize the
volume level against a
drastic volume change.
Search for active FM stations and
change channels.
Allows you to repeat a title,
chapter, track or disc.
Use this to enter the Title menu.
TOOLS
INFO
RETURN
EXIT
Select on-screen menu items and
change menu value.
Allow access to common functions
of the DVD Home Theater such as
navigating the Photo List.
or
GREEN(B) : Press to preset FM stations.
Select the desired DSP/EQ audio
mode.
MUTE
Adjust the volume.
Return to the previous menu.
Set the Sleep time to shut off the
Home Theater.
Press to pause a disc.
Cut off the sound temporarily.
Used to change the audio/subtitle
language, angle etc.
To open and close the disc tray.
Press to search backwards
or forwards.
Press to skip backwards or forwards.
Brings up the product's setup
menu.
This is the Function(mode) selection
button.
or
Press to select your TV's video mode.
Display current disc(file) status.
Exit the menu.
A
DIMMER
TUNER MEMORY
MO/ST
CD RIPPING
B
C
D
S . VOL
AUDIO UPSCALE
P .BASS
Allow access to common functions
of the DVD Home Theater such as
navigating the Photo List.
or
YELLOW(C) : Select MONO or STEREO
for radio broadcasting.
BLUE(D) : Converts CD audio into the
MP3 file format.
Select the desired P.BASS or
MP3 Enhancement setting.
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Getting Started
Installing batteries in the Remote
Control
* Battery size: AAA
TV Brand Code List
Brand
Admiral
(M.Wards)
A Mark
Anam
AOC
Bell & Howell
(M.Wards)




Place batteries in the remote control so they match
the polarity : (+) to (+) and (–) to (–).
Always replace both batteries at the same time.
Do not expose the batteries to heat or flame.
The remote control can be used up to approximately
23 feet (7 meters) in a straight line.
Setting the Remote Control
When operating a TV with the remote control
1. Press the DVD RECEIVER/TV button to set the
remote control to TV mode.
2. Press the POWER button to turn on the TV.
3. While holding down the POWER button, enter
the code corresponding to your brand of TV.
• If there is more than one code listed for your
TV in the table, enter one at a time to
determine which code works.
• Example : For a Samsung TV
While holding down the POWER button, use the
number buttons to enter 00, 15, 16, 17 and 40.
4. If the TV turns off, the setting is complete.
• You can use the TV POWER, VOLUME,
CHANNEL, and Numeric buttons (0~9).
✎ NOTE


The remote control may not work or some operations
may not be possible with some brands of TVs.
The remote control will work on a Samsung TV by
default.
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MTC
Code
18
01, 15
01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06,
07, 08, 09, 10, 11,
12, 13, 14
01, 18, 40, 48
NEC
18, 19, 20, 40, 59, 60
Nikei
03
Onking
03
57, 58, 81
Onwa
59, 60
Panasonic
Penney
03
Candle
18
Cetronic
03
Philco
Citizen
03, 18, 25
Philips
Cinema
97
Pioneer
Classic
03
Portland
15, 18, 59
Concerto
18
Proton
40
Contec
46
Quasar
06, 66, 67
Coronado
15
03, 05, 61, 82, 83, 84
Radio Shack
RCA/
17, 48, 56, 60, 61, 75
Craig
Croslex
62
Proscan
Realistic
Crown
03
Sampo
Curtis Mates
59, 61, 63
Samsung
CXC
Sanyo
Scott
03, 40, 60, 61
Daytron
03
02, 03, 04, 15, 16, 17, 18,
19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25,
26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 34,
35, 36, 48, 59, 90
40
40
00, 15, 16, 17, 40, 43, 46,
47, 48, 49,
19, 61, 65
Sears
15, 18, 19
Dynasty
03
15, 57, 64
Emerson
03, 15, 40, 46, 59, 61,
64, 82, 83, 84, 85
Fisher
19, 65
Sharp
Signature
2000
(M.Wards)
Sony
50, 51, 52, 53, 55
03, 40
Daewoo
You can control certain functions of your TV with this
remote control.
Brand
06, 07, 08, 09, 54, 66,
67, 73, 74
18
03, 15, 17, 18, 48, 54,
59, 62, 69, 90
15, 17, 18, 40, 48,
54, 62, 72
63, 66, 80, 91
Brocsonic
✎ NOTE
Code
56, 57, 58
18, 59, 67, 76, 77, 78,
92, 93, 94
03, 19
57, 58
Funai
03
Soundesign
Futuretech
General
Electric (GE)
03
06, 40, 56, 59, 66,
67, 68
Spectricon
01
SSS
18
Hall Mark
40
Sylvania
Hitachi
15, 18, 50, 59, 69
Symphonic
18, 40, 48, 54, 59,
60, 62
61, 95, 96
Inkel
45
Tatung
06
JC Penny
56, 59, 67, 86
Techwood
18
JVC
70
Teknika
03, 15, 18, 25
KTV
59, 61, 87, 88
TMK
18, 40
KEC
03, 15, 40
Toshiba
19, 57, 63, 71
KMC
15
01, 15, 16, 17, 37, 38,
39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44
Vidtech
18
Videch
59, 60, 69
18
Wards
15, 17, 18, 40, 48,
54, 60, 64
Yamaha
18
York
40
LG (Goldstar)
Luxman
Marantz
19, 54, 56, 59, 60, 62,
63, 65, 71
15, 17, 18, 48, 54, 59,
60, 62, 72, 89
40, 54
Yupiteru
03
Matsui
54
Zenith
58, 79
LXI (Sears)
Magnavox
MGA
Mitsubishi/
MGA
18, 40
Zonda
01
18, 40, 59, 60, 75
Dongyang
03, 54
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Connections
Connections
This section involves various methods of connecting the product to other external components.
Before moving or installing the product, be sure to turn off the power and disconnect the power cord.
Connecting the Speakers
Position of the product
SW
Place it on a stand or cabinet shelf, or under the
TV stand.
Selecting the Listening Position
The listening position should be located about 2.5
to 3 times the distance of the TV's screen size
away from the TV.
Example : For 32" TV's 6.56 ~ 7.87 feet(2~2.4m)
For 55" TV's 11.5 ~ 13.1 feet(3.5~4m)
Front Speakers ei
Center Speaker
f
hj
Rear Speakers
Place these speakers in front of your listening position, facing inwards (about 45°)
toward you. Place the speakers so that their tweeters will be at the same height
as your ear. Align the front face of the front speakers with the front face of the
center speaker or place them slightly in front of the center speakers.
It is best to install it at the same height as the front speakers. You can also install it
directly over or under the TV.
Place these speakers to the side of your listening position. If there isn't enough
room, place these speakers so they face each other. Place them about 2 to 3
feet (60 to 90cm) above your ear, facing slightly downward.
the front and center speakers, the rear speakers are used to handle
* Unlike
mainly sound effects and sound will not come from them all the time.
Subwoofer
g
The position of the subwoofer is not so critical. Place it anywhere you like.
! CAUTION



Do not let children play with or near the speakers. They could get hurt if the speaker falls.

Do not hang the subwoofer on the wall through the duct (hole).
When connecting the speaker wires to the speakers, make sure that the polarity (+/–) is correct.
Keep the subwoofer out of the reach of children so as to prevent them from inserting their hands or alien
substances into the duct (hole) of the subwoofer.
✎ NOTE

If you place a speaker near your TV set, screen color may be distorted because of the magnetic field
generated by the speaker. If this occurs, place the speaker away from your TV set.
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Connections
Connecting the Speakers
Speaker Components
HT-C550
(L)
(R)
(L)
FRONT
(R)
CENTER
REAR
Speaker Components
SUBWOOFER
SPEAKER CABLE
Assembled Speakers
HT-C553
HT-C553
(L) (R)
SCREW (Large): 2EA
SCREW (Small): 8EA
CENTER SPEAKER
FRONT
(L)
STAND
¨
CENTER
(R)
STAND BASE SUBWOOFER
REAR
SPEAKER
CABLE
FRONT
SPEAKER
HT-C555
REAR
SPEAKER
SUBWOOFER
HT-C555
(L) (R)
SCREW (Large): 4EA
SCREW (Small): 16EA
FRONT
STAND
(L) (R)
CENTER
REAR
CENTER SPEAKER
STAND BASE
SUBWOOFER
¨
FRONT/REAR SPEAKERS
SUBWOOFER
SPEAKER CABLE
✎ NOTE
 Refer to page 18 to install the Speakers on the Tallboy Stand.
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Connections
Speaker Components
HT-C650W
(L)
(R)
(L)
FRONT
(R)
CENTER
REAR
Speaker Components
SUBWOOFER
SPEAKER CABLE
Assembled Speakers
HT-C653W
(L) (R)
SCREW (Large): 2EA
SCREW (Small): 8EA
CENTER SPEAKER
(L)
¨
CENTER
FRONT
STAND
(R)
REAR
STAND BASE SUBWOOFER
FRONT
SPEAKER
SPEAKER
CABLE
HT-C655W
REAR
SPEAKER
SUBWOOFER
HT-C655W
(L) (R)
SCREW (Large): 4EA
SCREW (Small): 16EA
FRONT
CENTER SPEAKER
STAND
(L) (R)
REAR
CENTER
STAND BASE
SUBWOOFER
SPEAKER CABLE
¨
FRONT
SPEAKER
REAR
SPEAKER
SUBWOOFER
✎ NOTE
 Refer to page 18 to install the Speakers on the Tallboy Stand.
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Connections
Connecting the Speakers
Installing the Speakers on the Tallboy Stand
* HT-C553/C653W only - Front Speakers
* HT-C555/C655W only - Front/Rear Speakers
1. Turn the Stand Base upside-down and connect it to the Stand.
1
Stand
Base
Stand
2. Insert four small screws clockwise into the four holes marked using a
screwdriver as shown in the illustration.
2
3. Connect the upper Speaker to the assembled Stand.
3
Speaker
Stand
4. Insert another large screw clockwise into the hole on the rear of the
speaker using a screwdriver.
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Connections
Connecting The Speakers
* HT-C550/C553/C555 only
1. Press down the terminal tab on the back of the speaker.
2. Insert the black wire into the black terminal (–) and the red wire into the red
terminal (+), and then release the tab.
3. Connect the connecting plugs to the back of the product by matching the
colors of the speaker plugs to the speaker jacks.
Black
Red
HT-C550
Center Speaker
Front Speaker (R)
Front Speaker (L)
DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
OPTICAL
iPod
Rear Speaker (R)
Rear Speaker (L)
Subwoofer
* Refer to page 16 for the HT-C553/C555 speakers. The HT-C553/C555 speakers connect in the same way.
✎ NOTE

HT-C650W/C653W/C655W do not have rear speaker connectors on the main unit.
The rear speakers are connected to the Wireless Receiver Module. See pages 20~21.

The rear speakers for HT-C550/C553/C555 can also be connected to the Wireless Receiver Module
(SWA-5000) if you purchase it separately. See pages 20~21
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Connections
Connecting the Speakers
Connecting The Speakers (Continued)
* HT-C650W/C653W/C655W only
Wireless Receiver Module : SWA-5000
(HT-C650W/C653W/C655W only)
TX Card
Wireless Receiver Module
Speaker Cable (2EA)
✎ NOTE

This product should be connected with the SWA-5000 only.
HT-C650W
Center Speaker
Front Speaker (R)
Front Speaker (L)
DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
OPTICAL
Rear
Speaker (L)
Rear
Speaker (R)
Wireless Receiver Module
iPod
Subwoofer
* Refer to page 17 for the HT-C653W/C655W speakers. The HT-C653W/C655W speakers connect in
the same way.
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Connections
1. Press down the terminal tab on the back of the speaker.
2. Insert the black wire into the black terminal (–) and the red wire into the red
terminal (+), and then release the tab.
Black
Red
3. Connect the connecting plugs to the back of the product by matching the colors
of the speaker plugs to the speaker jacks.
4. With the product turned off, insert the TX card into the
TX Card Connection (WIRELESS) on the back of the product.
VIDEO
OUT
DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
• Hold the TX card so that the label "WIRELESS" faces upward and insert
the card into the port.
• The TX card enables communication between the product and the
wireless receiver module.
HDMI OUT
OPTICAL
iPod
WIRELESS
AUX IN 2
COMPONENT
OUT
WIRELESS
5. Connect the left and right rear speakers to the wireless Receiver module.
6. Plug the power cord of the wireless Receiver module in the wall outlet .
TX card
✎ NOTE






The rear speakers for HT-C550/C553/C555 can also be connected to the Wireless Receiver Module (SWA-5000)
if you purchase it separately.
Place the wireless receiver module at the rear of the listening position. If the wireless receiver module is too close to
the product, some sound interruption may be heard due to interference.
If you use a device such as a microwave oven, wireless LAN Card, Bluetooth equipment, or any other device that
uses the same frequency (2.4/5.8GHz) near the product, some sound interruption may be heard due to
interference.
The transmission distance from the product to the wireless receiver module is about 33 feet (10m), but may vary
depending on your operating environment. If a steel-concrete wall or metallic wall is between the product and the
wireless receiver module, the system may not operate at all, because the radio wave cannot penetrate metal.
If the product doesn't make wireless connection, the product needs ID Setting between the product and wireless
receiver module. With the product turned off, press remote control's number buttons "0"J"1"J"3"J"5" and the
message "W INIT" will appear on the display.
With the wireless receiver module turned on, press "ID SET" button on the back of the wireless receiver module for
5 seconds.
! CAUTION








Use the provided TX card only.
If a different TX card is used, the product may be damaged or the card may not be removed easily.
Do not insert the TX card upside down or in the reverse direction.
Insert the TX card when the product is turned off. Inserting the card when it is turned on may cause a problem.
If the TX Card is inserted and wireless receiver module setting is complete, sound is not output from the rear
Speaker connectors on the product.
The wireless receiver antenna is built into the wireless receiver module. Keep it away from water and moisture.
For optimal listening performance, make sure that the area around the wireless receiver module location is clear of
any obstructions.
If no sound is heard from the wireless receiver module, switch the mode to DVD 5.1 channel or Dolby
ProLogic II .
In 2-CH mode, no sound will be heard from the wireless receiver module.
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Connections
Connecting the Video Out to your TV
Choose one of the three methods for connecting to a TV.
METHOD3(supplied)
VIDEO
OUT
Green
FM ANT .
HDMI OUT
Blue
RELESS
AUX IN 2
COMPONENT
OUT
Red
METHOD2
METHOD1
METHOD 1 : HDMI (BEST QUALITY)
Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the HDMI OUT jack on the back of the product to the HDMI IN
jack on your TV.
METHOD 2 : Component Video (BETTER QUALITY)
If your television is equipped with Component Video inputs, connect a Component video cable (not supplied)
from the COMPONENT OUT (Pr, Pb and Y) Jacks on the back of the product to the Component Video
Input Jacks on your TV.
METHOD 3 : Composite Video (GOOD QUALITY)
Connect the supplied Video cable from the VIDEO OUT jack on the back of the product to the VIDEO IN jack
on your TV.
✎ NOTE



Resolutions available for the HDMI output are 480p, 720p,1080i/1080p. See page 27 for the resolution setting.
This product operates in Interlace scan mode 480i for component/composite output.
After making the video connection, set the Video input source on your TV to match the corresponding Video
output (HDMI, Component or Composite) on your product.
Turn this product on first before you set the video input source on your TV. See your TV owner's manual for
more information on how to select the TV's Video Input source.
! CAUTION

Do not connect the unit through a VCR. Video signals fed through VCRs may be affected by copyright
protection systems and the picture will be distorted on the television.
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Connections
HDMI FUNCTION
HDMI Auto Detection Function
The product's video output will automatically change to HDMI mode when connecting an HDMI cable while
power is on.
• HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface)
• HDMI is an interface that enables the digital transmission of video and audio data with just a single
connector. Using HDMI, the product transmits a digital video and audio signal and displays a vivid picture
on a TV having an HDMI input jack.
• HDMI connection description
- HDMI outputs only a pure digital signal to the TV.
- If your TV does not support HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), random noise appears
on the screen.
• What is the HDCP?
• HDCP (High-band width Digital Content Protection) is a system for protecting DVD content outputted via
HDMI from being copied. It provides a secure digital link between a video source (PC, DVD. etc) and a
display device (TV, projector. etc). Content is encrypted at the source device to prevent unauthorized
copies from being made.
✎ NOTE

When a HDMI cable is connected, composite (Video) and component video signals are not output.
Using Anynet+(HDMI-CEC)
Anynet+ is a function that enables you to control other Samsung Devices with your Samsung TV's remote
control. Anynet + can be used by connecting this product to a SAMSUNG TV using a HDMI Cable. This is
only available with SAMSUNG TV's that support Anynet+.
1. Connect the the product to a Samsung TV with an HDMI cable. (See page 22)
2. Set the Anynet+ function on your TV. (See the TV instruction manual for more information.)
✎ NOTE



The Anynet+ function supports some buttons of the remote control.

Please check the
This function is not available if an HDMI cable does not support CEC.
Depending on your TV, certain HDMI output resolutions may not work.
Please refer to the user’s manual of your TV.
logo (If your TV has an
logo, then it supports Anynet+ function.)
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Connections
Connecting the FM Antenna
FM Antenna (supplied)
VIDEO
OUT
FM ANT .
HDMI OUT
WIRELESS
AUX IN 2
COMPONENT
OUT
1. Connect the FM antenna supplied to the FM Antenna jack.
2. Slowly move the antenna wire around until you find a location where reception is good, then fasten it to a
wall or other rigid surface.
✎ NOTE

This product does not receive AM broadcasts.
Connecting Audio from External Components
Audio Out
AUX IN 1/
ASC IN
Audio Cable
(not supplied)
AUX1 : Connecting an External Component/MP3 player
Components such as an MP3 Player.
1. Connect AUX IN1 / ASC IN (Audio) on the front of the product to the Audio Out of the external
component/ MP3 player.
2. Press the FUNCTION button to select AUX1 input.
• The mode switches as follows :
DVD/CD ➞ D.IN ➞ AUX 1 ➞ AUX 2 ➞ USB ➞ IPOD ➞ FM.
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DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
FM ANT .
HDMI OUT
OPTICAL
iPod
Connections
VIDEO
OUT
White
WIRELESS
AUX IN 2
Optical Cable
(not supplied)
COMPONENT
OUT
Red
Audio Cable (not supplied)
If the external analog
component has only one Audio
Out, connect either left or right.
Set-Top Box
VCR
OPTICAL
AUX 2
AUX2 : Connecting an External Analog Component
Analog signal components such as a VCR.
1. Connect AUX IN 2 (Audio) on the back of the product to the Audio Out of the external Analog
component.
• Be sure to match the colors of the connecting jacks.
2. Press the FUNCTION button to select AUX 2 input.
• The mode switches as follows :
DVD/CD ➞ D.IN ➞ AUX 1 ➞ AUX 2 ➞ USB ➞ IPOD ➞ FM.
✎ NOTE

You can connect the Video Output jack of your VCR to the TV, and connect the Audio Output jacks of the
VCR to this product.
OPTICAL : Connecting an External Digital Component
Digital signal components such as a Cable Box/Satellite receiver (Set-Top Box).
1. Connect the DIGITAL AUDIO IN (OPTICAL) on the back of the product to the Digital Output of the
external digital component.
2. Press the FUNCTION button to select D.IN.
• The mode switches as follows :
DVD/CD ➞ D.IN ➞ AUX 1 ➞ AUX 2 ➞ USB ➞ IPOD ➞ FM.
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Setup
Before Starting (Initial Setting)
1. Press the POWER button when it is plugged in
TV for the first time.
Initial Setting screen will be displayed.
Setting the Setup menu
The access step may differ depending on the selected
menu. The GUI (Graphical User Interface) in this
manual may differ, depending on the firmware version.
1
Initial setting > On-Screen Language
DISC MENU
MENU
TITLE MENU
Select a language for the on-screen displays.
TOOLS
INFO
RETURN
EXIT
English
Korean
3
Dutch
French
German
2
Italian
Move
Select
Return
2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the desired
language, then press the ENTER button.
5. Plug the ASC microphone into the ASC IN jack
on the product.
- Auto Sound Calibration screen will be displayed.
MO/ST
CD RIPPING
B
C
D
A
4
1
MENU BUTTON : Display the home menu.
2
RETURN BUTTON : Return to the previous
setup menu.
3
ENTER / DIRECTION BUTTON
Move the cursor and select an item.
Select the currently selected item.
Confirm the setting.
4
EXIT BUTTON : Exit the setup menu.
3. Press the ENTER button to select Start button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select desired TV Aspect,
then press the ENTER button.
TUNER MEMORY
6. Press the ENTER button to select Start button.
Settings
✎ NOTE




If the HDMI cable is connected to the product, TV
aspect does not appear.
If you want to move to the previous screen, press the
RETURN button.
Once you select a menu language, you can change it by
pressing the STOP () button on the remote control for
more than 5 seconds with no disc inserted.
When the Initial Setting screen does not appear, refer to
the Initial Setting. (see page 31)
Function
DVD/CD
1. Press the POWER button.
2. Press the ◄► buttons to select Settings, then
press the ENTER button.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the desired
menu, then press the ENTER button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the desired submenu, then press the ENTER button.
5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the desired
item, then press the ENTER button.
6. Press the EXIT button to exit the setup menu.
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You can configure various display options such as
the TV Aspect, Resolution, etc.
TV Aspect
Depending on the type of television you have, you
may want to adjust the screen setting.
• On : The original resolution of the DVD disc will
be output to the TV direct.
• Off : The output resolution will be fixed
according to the Resolution previously set,
regardless of the resolution of the disc.
✎ NOTE

• 4:3 Pan-Scan
Select when you want to see the 16:9
video supplied by the DVD without the
black bars on top and bottom, even
though you have a TV with a 4:3 ratio
screen(extreme left and right portion of
the movie picture will be cut off).



• 4:3 Letter Box
Select when you want to see the total
16:9 ratio screen DVD supplies, even
though you have a TV with a 4:3 ratio
screen. Black bars will appear at the
top and bottom of the screen.
• 16:9 Wide
You can view the full 16:9 picture on
your widescreen TV.
✎ NOTE



When using HDMI, the screen is automatically converted to the
16:9 Wide mode and TV Aspect is deactivated.
If a DVD is in the 4:3 ratio, you cannot view it in the wide screen.
Since DVD discs are recorded in various image formats, they will
look different depending on the software, the type of TV, and the
TV aspect ratio setting.
Setup
Display
This will optimize the picture quality according
to the content (In the DVD disc, etc) that you
want to play and the product or your BD Wisecompliant Samsung TV.
If you want to change the resolution in BD Wise
mode, you must set BD mode to Off in advance.
If you set the BD Wise mode to Off, the
resolution of the connected TV will be adjusted
to its maximum resolution automatically.
BD Wise will be disabled if the product is
connected to a device that does not support
BD Wise.
Resolution
Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal.
The number in 480p, 720p, 1080i and 1080p indicates the
number of lines of video.
The i and p indicate interlace and progressive scan,
respectively.
• BD Wise : Automatically sets the optimal resolution when
connected via HDMI to a TV with the BD Wise feature. (The
BD Wise menu item appears only if BD Wise is set to On.)
• 480p : Outputs 480 lines of progressive video.
• 720p : Outputs 720 lines of progressive video.
• 1080i : Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video.
• 1080p : Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video.
✎ NOTE


If Component or Composite is connected, the
resolution supports only 480i.
1080P may not appear depending on TV.
HDMI Format
BD Wise
(Samsung products only)
BD Wise is Samsung's latest inter-connectivity
feature. When you connect Samsung products with
BD-Wise to each other via HDMI, the optimum
resolution will be set automatically.
You can optimize the color setting from the HDMI
output. Select a connected device Type.
• TV : Select if connected to a TV via HDMI.
• Monitor : Select if connected to a Monitor via HDMI.
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Setup
Adjusting Front/Rear Speaker Balance
 You can select between 0 and -6.
 The volume decreases as you move closer to –6.
Audio
Speaker Setting
Speaker Size
You can set the Speaker Size of the Center and Rear
Speakers, as well as Test Tone in this mode.
Settings
Delay Time
Speaker Setting
Speaker Size
►
Sound Edit
Delay Time
Test Tone
Move
Adjusting Center/Rear/Subwoofer Speaker Level
 The volume level can be adjusted in steps from
+6dB to –6dB.
 The sound gets louder as you move closer to +6dB
and quieter as you get closer to -6dB.
: Off
Select
Return
Select
Return
• For the Front speakers, the mode is set to Small.
• For the Subwoofer, the mode is set to Present.
• For the Center and Rear speakers, you can switch
the mode to Small or None.
- Small : Select this when using the speakers.
- None : Select this when no speaker is
connected.
If the speakers cannot be placed at equal distances from
the listening position, you can adjust the delay time of
the audio signals from the Center and Rear speakers.
You can also set the Test Tone in this mode.
Setting up the Speaker Delay Time
When 5.1CH Surround Sound is played, you can
enjoy the best sound if the distance between you
and each speaker is the same.
Since the sounds arrive at the listening position at
different times depending on the placement of
speakers, you can adjust this difference by adding a
delay effect to the Center and Rear Speakers.
Settings
Delay Time
Front
✎ NOTE

The speaker mode may vary depending on the
Dolby Pro Logic and Stereo settings.
Center
: 00mSEC
Rear
: 10mSEC
Subwoofer
Test Tone
Sound Edit
Change
Move
: Off
Select
Return
Select
Return
You can adjust the balance and level for each speaker.
✎ NOTE
Settings
Sound Edit
Front Bal.
dB L
R
dB
Rear Bal.
dB L
R
dB
Center Level
dB
Rear Level
dB
SW Level
dB
Change
Move

The Delay Time menu will be activated only when a
5.1 channel source is played.

You can not set Center and Rear in this mode when
their Speaker Size is set to NONE.
Select
Return
Select
Return
Press the ▲▼ buttons to select and adjust the
desired speaker.
Press the ◄► buttons to adjust the settings.
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Setup
Test Tone
Ideal Center
Speaker placement
Settings
Speaker Setting
Speaker Size
Sound Edit
Delay Time
Test Tone
Ideal Rear
Speaker placement
Place all speakers within this circle.
Df: The distance from Front Speaker
Dc: The distance from Center Speaker
Dr: The distance from Rear Speaker
Delay
Time
Select
Return
Select
Return
connections.
• Press the ◄► buttons to select On.
• The test tone will be sent to Front Left ➞ Center
➞ Front Right ➞ Rear Right ➞ Rear Left ➞
Subwoofer in order.
To stop the test tone, press the ENTER button.
If the distance of Dc is equal to or longer than the
distance of Df in the figure, set the mode as 0ms.
Otherwise, change the setting according to the table.
0.00ft 1.12ft 2.23ft 3.48ft 4.59ft
►
Use the Test Tone feature to check the speaker
Setting the Center Speaker
Distance
between
Df and Dc
Move
: On
5.77ft
00 ms 01 ms 02 ms 03 ms 04 ms 05 ms
ASC (Auto Sound Calibration) Setting
By setting the Auto Sound Calibration(ASC) function
just once when you relocate or install the product,
you can have the product automatically recognize
the distance between speakers, levels between
channels, and frequency characteristics to create a
5.1-channel sound field optimized for your
environment.
Setting the Rear Speaker
If the distance of Dc is equal to or longer than the
distance of Dr in the figure, set the mode as 0ms.
Otherwise, change the setting according to the table.
Distance
between
Dr and Dc
AUX IN 1/
ASC IN
0.00ft 3.48ft 6.92ft 10.37ft 11.88ft 17.36ft
1/
AUX IN
ASC IN
ASC
Microphone
Delay
Time
00 ms 03 ms 06 ms 09 ms 12 ms 15 ms
✎ NOTE



With
PL II (Dolby Pro Logic II), the delay time
may be different for each mode.
With AC-3 and DTS, the delay time can be set
between 00 and 15mSEC.
The Center channel is only adjustable on 5.1
channel discs.
L: Front Speaker (L)
SW: Subwoofer
R: Front Speaker (R)
SL: Rear Speaker (L)
C: Center Speaker
SR: Rear Speaker (R)
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Setup
✎ NOTE
✎ NOTE





ASC setup can be made when there is no disc in
the product.
You cannot adjust the volume during the ASC
setup.
If the auto sound microphone is disconnected
during the ASC setup, the setup will be canceled.
When ASC function is activated, the DSP/EQ,
Dolby Pro Logic ll and P. BASS sound effects will
not work.
If the product is connected to external devices or
other components (such as an iPod, AUX, D.IN),
the ASC Setup may not work exactly.
Auto Sound Calibration
You will hear either the ASC mode or the User
Speaker Settings.
• ON: You will hear sound in the Auto Sound
Calibration(ASC) mode.
• OFF: You will hear sound in the Speaker Setting
value you set.

Setting the Auto Sound Calibration function
takes about 3 minutes.
DRC (Dynamic Range Compression)
This feature balances the range between the loudest
and quietest sounds. You can use this function to
enjoy Dolby Digital sound when watching movies at
low volume at night.
• You can select either off, 2/8, 4/8, 6/8, Full.
AV-SYNC
Video and audio sync may not match with digital TV.
If this occurs, adjust the audio delay time to
match the video
• You can set the audio delay time between 0 mSec
and 300 mSec. Set it to the optimal status.
HDMI AUDIO
The audio signals transmitted over the HDMI Cable
can be toggled On/Off.
Settings
Auto Sound Calibration
Auto Sound Calibration
:
ON
►
Auto Sound Calibration Setting
Change
Move
Select
Return
Select
Return
• On : Both video and audio signals are transmitted
over the HDMI connection cable, and audio
is output through your TV speakers only.
• Off : Video is transmitted over the HDMI
connection cable only, and audio is output
through the product speakers only.
✎ NOTE

The default setting of this function is HDMI Audio
Off.
1. Plug the ASC microphone into the ASC input
jack.

HDMI Audio is automatically down-mixed to 2ch
for TV speakers.
2. Place the ASC microphone at the listening
position.

When HDMI Audio is set to On, PL II /DSP EQ
/P.BASS doesn't work.
• Auto Sound Calibration will be automatically set
up in the following sequence:
Front Left Center Front Right Rear
Right Rear Left Subwoofer
• Press the RETURN button to cancel the Auto
Sound Calibration Setting.
• When the message "REMOVE MIC" appears on
the display, unplug the ASC microphone.

In the iPod mode, this menu is not available.
Auto Sound Calibration Setting
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EQ Optimizer
Set optimal EQ automatically depending on
the region.
• Off: Turn EQ Optimizer off.
• On: Turn EQ Optimizer on.
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Initial Setting
By using the Initial Setting, you can set the language,
TV aspect and ASC(Auto Sound Calibration) setting.
Check if the ASC microphone is connected to the
product.
✎ NOTE

If an HDMI cable is connected to the product,
the TV aspect does not appear and it is set to
16:9 Wide automatically.
Setup
System
Security
The Parental Lock function works in conjunction with
DVDs that have been assigned a rating, which helps you
control the types of DVDs that your family watches.
There are up to 8 rating levels on a disc.
Parental Rating
Select the rating level you want to set.
A larger number indicates that the program is intended
for adult use only. For example, if you select up to Level
6, discs that contain Level 7, 8 will not play.
DivX(R) Registration
Enter the password and then press the ENTER button.
- The password is set to "7890" by default.
- Once the setup is complete, you will be taken to the
previous screen.
View DivX(R) VOD Registration Code to purchase
Change Password
and play DivX(R) VOD content.
Language
You can select the language you prefer for onscreen menu, disc menu, etc.
Select Change and enter the 4-digit password to set
the parental lock using the number buttons on the
remote control.
Settings
Display
Parental
: Off
Audio
Password
: Change
►
Select
Return
System
OSD
Language
Disc Menu
Select the language for the onscreen displays.
Select the language for the disc
menu displays.
Language
Security
Support
Move
Audio
Subtitle
Select the language for disc audio.
Select the language for disc subtitles.
a To select a language that does not appear in the
menu, select OTHERS in the Disc Menu, Audio and
Subtitle, and enter the county code (see page 44).
a You cannot select OTHERS in the OSD Language
menu.
✎ NOTE

The selected language will only appear if it is
supported on the disc.
If you forgot your password
1. Remove the disc.
2. Press and hold the STOP () button on the
remote control for 5 seconds or more. All
settings will revert to the factory settings.
Support
Product Information
Product information such as Model code, Software
Version, etc. is provided.
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Basic Functions
Disc Playback
Audio CD(CD-DA)/MP3/WMA Playback
1. Press the OPEN/CLOSE () button.
BA
2. Place a disc gently into the tray with the disc's
label facing up.
3. Press the OPEN/CLOSE () button to close
the disc tray.
Track01
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✎ NOTE

Resume function: When you stop disc play, the
product remembers where you stopped, so when
you press PLAY button again, it will pick up
where you left off. (This function works only with
DVDs.)
Press the STOP button twice during playback to
disable the Resume function.

If no buttons are pressed on the product or
remote control for more than 3 minutes when the
product is in Pause mode, it will change to STOP
mode.

The initial screen may appear different, depending
on the content of the disc.

Pirated discs will not play in this unit because they
violate the CSS(Content Scrambling System: a
copy protection system) recommendations.
※
will appear when an invalid button is pressed.
TV Screen Saver/Power Saving Function
• If the main unit is left in the stop mode for more
than 5 minutes without being used, a screen saver
will appear on your TV.
• If the product is left in the screen saver mode for
more than 25 minutes, the power will
automatically turn off.
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Function DVD/CD
Repeat Play Mode
1. Insert an Audio CD(CD-DA) or an MP3 Disc into the
disc tray.
• For an Audio CD, the first track will be played
automatically.
- Press the #$ buttons to move to the
previous/next track.
• For the MP3/WMA disc, press the ◄►
buttons to select Music, then press the
ENTER button.
- Press the ▲▼◄► buttons to select a
desired file and press the ENTER button.
- Press the  buttons to move to the
previous/next pages.
2. Press the STOP () button to stop playback.
✎ NOTE



Some MP3/WMA-CDs may not play, depending on
the recording mode.
Table of contents of a MP3-CD varies depending on
the MP3/WMA track format recorded on the disc.
WMA-DRM files cannot be played.
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Using the Playback Function
Images captured with a digital camera or camcorder, or
JPEG files on a PC can be stored on a CD and then
played back with this product.
Forward/Reverse Search
dBAD
1. Insert a JPEG disc on the disc tray.
2. Press the ◄► buttons to select Photo, and
then press the ENTER button.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the folder you
want to play, and then press the ENTER button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the photo you
want to play, and then press the ENTER button.
• The selected file will play and slide show will
start.
• To stop slide show, press the PAUSE ()
button.
• You can view the previous/next file by
pressing the ◄,► buttons during the
slideshow mode.
Basic Functions
JPEG File Playback
Press the  buttons to use the Search
Function.
1➞2➞3➞4
1➞2➞3➞4
✎ NOTE

During the fast playback of the CD, sound is only
heard at 1 and 2 step speed.

No sound is heard during the fast playback of the
DVD/DivX.
Skipping Scenes/Songs
ROOT
dBAD
JPEG 1
JPEG 2
JPEG 3
642 X 352
Press the #$ buttons.
• Each time the button is pressed during playback,
the previous or next chapter, track or directory
(file) will be played.
• You cannot skip chapters consecutively.
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Pages
Return
Slow Motion Play
Rotate Function
dD
G
Press the GREEN(B) or YELLOW(C) button during the
PAUSE mode.
• GREEN(B) Button: Rotate 90° counterclockwise.
• YELLOW(C) Button: Rotate 90° clockwise.
✎ NOTE

The maximum resolutions supported by this
product are 5120 x 3480 (or 19.0 MPixel) for
standard JPEG files and 2048 x 1536 (or 3.0
MPixel) for progressive image files.
Press the PAUSE () button and then  button for
Slow Motion play.
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1 ➞2 ➞3
1 ➞2 ➞3
✎ NOTE


No sound is heard during slow playback.
Reverse slow playback does not work.
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Basic Functions
Step Motion Play
Using the Title Menu
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Press the PAUSE button repeatedly.
• The picture moves forward one frame each time
the button is pressed during playback.
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For DVDs containing multiple titles, you can view the
title of each movie.
TITLE MENU
1.
✎ NOTE

No sound is heard during step motion playback.
5 Minute Skip function
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During playback, press the ◄,► button.
• Playback skips 5 minutes forward whenever you
press the ► button.
• Playback skips 5 minutes backward whenever
you press the ◄ button.
During playback, press the TITLE
MENU button on the remote
control.
2. Press the ▲▼◄► buttons to make
the desired selection, then press the ENTER
button.
✎ NOTE

Depending on the disc, menu setup items may
vary and this menu may not be available.
✎ NOTE

You can operate this function only on the DivX.
Using the Disc Menu
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You can view the menus for the audio language,
subtitle language, profile, etc.
1. During playback, press the DISC
MENU button on the remote
control.
DISC MENU
2. Press the ▲▼◄► buttons to make
the desired selection, then press the ENTER
button.
✎ NOTE

Depending on the disc, menu setup items may
vary and this menu may not be available.
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A-B Repeat Playback
dBAD
dB
DVD/DivX Repeat
You can repeatedly play back a designated section
of a DVD or CD.
You can repeat the title, chapter or the section(A-B
Repeat) of the DVD/DivX.
1. During the DVD disc or CD playback, press the
REPEAT button on the remote control.
Repeat
Basic Functions
Repeat Playback
2. For DVD, press the ▲▼ buttons to select A-.
For CD press the REPEAT button repeatedly
until
appears.
OFF
3. Press the ENTER button at the point where you
want repeat play to start (A).
4. Press the ENTER button at the point where you
want repeat play to stop (B).
REPEAT
1. During DVD/DivX playback, press
the REPEAT button on the remote
control.
2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select a
desired repeat mode, then press the ENTER
button.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select OFF to return
to normal play, then press the ENTER button.
Z
D
5. To return to normal playback,
For DVD, press the ▲▼ buttons to select to OFF.
For CD, press the REPEAT button to select to .
✎ NOTE

The A-B Repeat function does not operate with
DivX, MP3 or JPEG discs.
Title ➞ Chapter ➞ A - ➞ Off
Track ➞ Dir (Directory) ➞ Disc ➞ Off
CD/MP3 Repeat
1. During the CD/ MP3 playback, press the
REPEAT button repeatedly to select the repeat
mode you want.
B
A
(Normal Repeat Track Repeat All Random Repeat Section A-B)
(Normal Repeat Track
Repeat Dir (Directory) Repeat All Random)
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Basic Functions
Displaying Disc Information
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03/04
001/001
0:00:21
KO 1/2
EN 02/02
1/1
Change
Select
1. During playback, press the TOOLS
button on the remote control.
TOOLS
 Audio(
): Refers to the film's
soundtrack language. A DVD Disc can
contain up to 8 audio languages.
 Subtitle(
): Refers to the subtitle
languages available in the disc. You will
be able to choose the subtitle languages
or, if you prefer, turn them off from the
screen. A DVD Disc can contain up to
32 subtitle languages.
 Angle(
): When a DVD contains
multiple angles of a particular scene, you
can use the Angle function.
Selecting the Audio Language
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2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the
desired item.
3. Press the ◄► buttons to make the desired
setup change and then press the ENTER
button.
- You may use the number buttons of the
remote control to control items.
4. To make Disc information disappear, press the
TOOLS button again.
✎ NOTE



1. Press the TOOLS button.
2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select AUDIO (
).
3. Press the ◄► buttons or numeric buttons to
select the desired audio language.
• Depending on the number of languages on a
DVD disc, a different audio language is
selected each time the button is pressed.
If you are playing contents from the tools menu, some
functions may not be enabled depending on the disc.
You can also select DTS, Dolby Digital or Pro Logic,
depending on the disc.
Some tools menus may differ depending on discs and
files.
TOOLS menu
 Title(
) : To access the desired title
when there is more than one in the disc.
For example, if there is more than one
movie on a DVD, each movie will be
identified as a Title.
 Chapter(
) : Most DVD discs are
recorded in chapters so that you can
quickly find a specific chapter.
 Playing time( ) : Allows playback of
the film from a desired time. You must
enter the starting time as a reference.
The time search function does not
operate on some discs.
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1. Press the TOOLS button.
2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select SUBTITLE (

The Angle function works only with discs on
which multiple angles have been recorded.
Sound Mode
P.BASS
The P.BASS function provides a bass boost to
reinforce the low frequencies.
✎ NOTE

✎ NOTE
).
3. Press the ◄► buttons or numeric buttons to
select the desired subtitle language.
• Depending on the number of languages on a
DVD disc, a different subtitle language is
selected each time the button is pressed.

Basic Functions
3. Press the ◄► buttons or numeric buttons to
select the desired angle.
Selecting the Subtitle Language
Depending on the disc, the Subtitle and Audio
Language functions may not be available.
On the DivX file format, the subtitle languages
may be represented by only numbers.
The MP3 ENHANCE function provides better sound
quality by upscaling the sampling frequency.
Press the P.BASS button.
AUDIO UPSCALE
P .BASS
Caption Function
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• You must have some experience with video
extraction and editing in order to use this feature
properly.
• To use the caption function, save the caption file
(*.smi) in the same file name as that of the DivX
media file (*.avi) within the same folder.
Example. Root
Samsung_007CD1.avi
Samsung_007CD1.smi
• Up to 60 alphanumeric characters or 30 East
Asian characters (2 byte characters such as
Korean and Chinese) for the file name.
• The subtitle of DivX files are *.smi, *.sub, *.srt over
148 kbyte is not supported.
2 Channel
LPCM source
POWER BASS ON ➞
POWER BASS OFF
MP3 file
POWER BASS ON ➞
POWER BASS OFF ➞
MP3 ENHANCE ON
✎ NOTE



Angle Function
The P.BASS function is only available with 2
channel LPCM sources such as MP3, Divx, CD
and WMA.
The P.BASS function does not work with DSP/EQ
or Dolby Pro Logic ll modes.
If you press P.BASS in the DSP/EQ mode, the
DSP/EQ mode is automatically shut off and the
P. BASS function will be turned on.
The MP3 Enhancement function is only available
with MP3 files.
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This function allows you to view the same scene in
different angles.
1. Press the TOOLS button.
2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ANGLE (
).
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Basic Functions
DSP (Digital Signal Processor)/EQ
Dolby Pro Logic II Mode
• DSP (Digital Signal Processor) : DSP modes have
been designed to simulate different acoustic
environments.
• EQ : You can select ROCK, POP, or CLASSIC etc.
to optimize the sound for the genre of music you are
playing.
You can select the desired Dolby Pro Logic II audio
mode.
Press the
PL II button.
DSP /EQ
MUSIC
When listening to music, you can
experience sound effects as if you are
listening to the actual performance.
Select POPS, JAZZ, or ROCK,
depending on the genre of music
you're listening to.
CINEMA
Adds realism to the movie soundtrack.
STUDIO
Provides a sense of presence as if in a
studio.
PROLOG
You will experience a realistic multichannel effect while using just the front
left and right speakers.
CLUB
Simulates the sound of a dance club
with a throbbing bass beat.
MATRIX
You will hear multi-channel surround
sound.
HALL
Provides a clear vocal as if listening in a
concert hall.
STEREO
Select this to listen to sound from the
front left and right speakers and the
subwoofer only.
Press the DSP/EQ button.
POPS,
JAZZ,
ROCK
MOVIE
CHURCH
PASS
Provides the feeling of a movie cinema.
Provides the feeling of being in a
grand church.
Select this for normal listening.
✎ NOTE

S.VOL (SMART VOLUME)
This will regulate and stabilize the volume level
against a drastic volume change when changing
channels or during a scene transition.

When selecting Pro Logic II mode, connect
your external device to the AUDIO INPUT jacks
(L and R) on the product. If you connect to only
one of the inputs (L or R), you cannot listen to
surround sound.
The Pro Logic II function is only available in
Stereo mode.
S . VOL
Press the S.VOL button.
• Each time the button is pressed, the
selection changes as follows :
SMART VOLUME ON SMART VOLUME OFF
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Using buttons on the Remote Control
1. Press the FUNCTION button to select FM.
2. Tune in to the desired station.
• Automatic Tuning 1 : When the # $ button is
pressed, a preset broadcast station is selected.
• Automatic Tuning 2 : Press and hold the
TUNING/CH (
) button to automatically
search for active broadcasting stations.
• Manual Tuning : Press the TUNING/CH (
)
button to increase or decrease the frequency
incrementally.
Using buttons on the product
1. Press the FUNCTION (
FM.
Basic Functions
Presetting Stations
Listening to Radio
) button to select
2. Select a broadcast station.
• Automatic Tuning 1 : Press the STOP (  )
button to select PRESET and then press the
# $ buttons to select the preset station.
• Automatic Tuning 2 : Press the STOP (  )
button to select MANUAL and then press and
hold the # $ buttons to automatically
search the band.
• Manual Tuning : Press the STOP (  ) button
to select MANUAL and then press the # $
buttons to tune in to a lower or higher
frequency.
Example : Presetting FM 89.10 in the memory
1. Press the FUNCTION button to select FM.
2. Press the TUNING/CH (
) button to select
<89.10>.
3. Press the TUNER MEMORY button. TUNER MEMORY
B
• Number flashes on the display.
4. Press the # $ buttons to select
preset number.
• You can select between 1 and 15
presets.
5. Press the TUNER MEMORY button again.
• Press the TUNER MEMORY button before
number disappears from the display.
• Number disappears from the display and the
station is stored in memory.
6. To preset another station, repeat steps 2 to 5.
• To tune in to a preset station, press the # $
buttons on the remote control to select a channel.
Setting Mono/Stereo
Press the MO/ST button.
MO/ST
C
• Each time the button is pressed, the
sound switches between STEREO
and MONO.
• In a poor reception area, select
MONO for a clear, interference-free broadcast.
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Advanced Functions
USB Function
Playing Media Files using the
USB Host Feature
Using an iPod
You can enjoy music and video files from an iPod
through the product.
VIDEO
OUT
DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
You can enjoy media files such as pictures, movies
and music saved on an MP3 player, USB memory
stick or digital camera in high quality video with 5.1
channel sound, by connecting the storage device to
the USB port of the product.
HDMI OUT
OPTICAL
iPod
WIRELESS
AUX IN 2
COMPONENT
OUT
iPod
AUX IN 1/
ASC IN
1. Connect the iPod dock connector to the iPod
Jack on the rear panel of the product.
2. Place the iPod in the dock.
1. Connect the USB device to the USB port on the
front panel of the product.
Listening to Music
2. Press the FUNCTION button to select USB.
• USB appears on the display screen and then
disappears.
You can play music files stored in the iPod by
connecting it to the product.
3. Press the ◄► buttons to select Videos, Music
or Photo.
- Select a file to play.
Music
Safe USB Removal
To prevent damage to the memory stored in the
USB device, perform safe removal before
disconnecting the USB cable.
• Press the YELLOW(C) button.
- REMOVE will appear on the display.
• Remove the USB cable.
✎ NOTE

To listen to your music files with 5.1 channel
sound, you must set the Dolby Pro Logic II
mode to Matrix. (See page 38)

Remove the USB cable from the USB port
slowly. Otherwise, it may cause damage.
Function iPod
1. Press the FUNCTION button to select iPod.
2. Connect the iPod dock connector to the iPod
Jack on the rear panel of the product.
3. Place the iPod in the dock.
• Your iPod is automatically turned on.
• “iPod” appears on the TV screen.
4. Press the ◄► buttons to select Music.
5. Select the music file to play.
- You can use the remote control or product to
control simple playback functions such as the
PLAY, PAUSE, STOP, #/ $, /  and
REPEAT buttons. See page 13.
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





Watching a Movie
Adjust the volume to a moderate level before you
connect your iPod and product.
When the product is powered on and you
connect an iPod, the product will charge your
iPod's battery.
Make sure to connect the dock connector so that
the label “SAMSUNG” faces upward.
“Made for iPod” means that an electronic
accessory has been designed to connect
specifically to iPod and has been certified by the
developer to meet Apple performance standards.
“Works with iPhone” means that an electronic
accessory has been designed to connect
specifically to iPhone and has been certified by
the developer to meet Apple performance
standards.
Apple is not responsible for the operation of this
device or its compliance with safety and
regulatory standards.
iPod Music categories
File information including the artist name, album
name, music title and genre will be displayed
according to the ID3 Tag information on the
appropriate music file.
Artist
To play by artist.
Songs
To play in numeric or alphabetical order
Playlist
To play by Playlist.
Album
To play by album.
Generic
To play by genre.
Composers
To play by composer.
✎ NOTE


The category list may differ, depending on the
iPod model.
What is an ID3 Tag?
This is what is attached to an MP3 to carry
information relevant to the file such as the title,
artist, album, year, genre and a comment field.
You can play video files stored in the iPod player by
connecting it to the product.
1. Press the FUNCTION button to select IPOD.
2. Connect the iPod dock connector to the iPod
Jack on the rear panel of the product.
3. In the iPod screen, move to Settings >
Videos, then set the TV Out option and the
TV signal.
4. Place the iPod in the Dock.
• “iPod” appears on the TV screen.
5. Press the ◄► buttons to select Videos.
6. Select the video file to play.
- You can use the remote control or product to
control simple playback functions such as the
PLAY, PAUSE, STOP, # /$ and /
buttons. (See page 13.)
iPod models that can be used with this
product
iPod nano
3rd generation
(video)
iPod
5th generation
(video)
iPod nano
4th generation
(video)
iPod touch
1st generation
iPod touch
2nd generation
iPhone 3G
iPod classic
iPhone
✎ NOTE






Connect the VIDEO OUT jack (Composite) on the
product to your TV. If you select iPod video while
connecting the HDMI cable, a pop-up message will
appear on the TV screen meaning that you need to
change the TV VIDEO input source to Composite.
Select "Yes" and change the Video input source on your
TV to the Composite mode to watch the iPod Video file.
See your TV owner's manual for more information.
iPod Video is only available in Composite Video output.
If you want to watch iPod video via the VIDEO output,
set HDMI CEC to off.
No other screen than the playback one will appear on
the TV screen. Check other screens on the iPod player.
If connected iPod does not support video playback,
“Cannot play video files saved on this iPod” message
appears when you select the Video menu.
Compatibility depends on the software version of your
iPod.
Keep the iPod S/W version up to date.
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Advanced Functions
Attaching the toroidal ferrite
Core to the iPod dock cord
If you attach a Toroidal ferrite core to the iPod dock
cord, it will prevent help to prevent RF interference
from radio signals.
4. Press the STOP () button to stop ripping.
• When the CD ripping is done, a directory
named "RIPPING" will be created in the USB
device and the ripped file will be saved in a
format of "SAM-XXXX”.MP3".
VIDEO
OUT
DIGITAL
AUDIO IN
HDMI OUT
OPTICAL
iPod
WIRELESS
AUX IN 2
COMPONENT
OUT
1. Pull the fixing tab of the Toroidal ferrite core to
open it.
2. Make a loop once in the iPod dock cord.
3. Attach the Toroidal ferrite core to the iPod dock
cord as the figure shows and press it until it clicks.
CD Ripping
B
✎ NOTE

Do not disconnect the USB connection or the
power cable during the CD ripping. Otherwise, it
may cause damage to the data. To stop CD
ripping, press the STOP button and disconnect
the USB device after the system stops playing the
CD completely.

If you disconnect the USB connection during the
CD ripping, the system will turn off and you will
not be able to delete the ripped file.

If you connect the USB device to the system while
it is playing a CD, the system stops temporarily
and will play again.


DTS-CDs cannot be ripped.

CD ripping works only if the USB device or the
HDD is formatted in the FAT file system. (The
NTFS file system is not supported.)
For a list of compliant devices, refer to the
specification of the USB host.
The ripping is performed at a normal speed of x3.
The ripping time may be longer with some USB
devices.
While the system is ripping a CD, the audio sound
will not be output.
Do not put touch or move the system while it is
ripping a CD.
CD RIPPING
D
Converts audio sound of the CD into a
MP3 file format before sending to a
USB storage device.
1. Connect the USB device to your product.
2. Insert the audio CD into the CD tray.
3. Press the CD RIPPING button.
• To start ripping the current track, press the
CD RIPPING button on the remote control
while the system is playing a track or stopped
temporarily.
• To rip the entire CD, press and hold the CD
RIPPING button on the remote control.
-"FULL CD RIPPING" appears on the display
and ripping starts.
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


If the ripping duration is less than 5 seconds, a
ripping file may not be created.
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Other Information
Other Information
Troubleshooting
Refer to the chart below when this product does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is
not listed below or if the instruction below does not help, turn off the product, disconnect the power cord,
and contact Samsung Electronics at 1-800-SAMSUNG.
Symptom
Check/Remedy
I cannot eject the disc.
• Is the power cord plugged securely into the outlet?
• Turn off the power and then turn it back on.
The iPod fails to connect.
• Check the condition of the iPod connector and Dock.
• Keep the iPod S/W version up to date.
Playback does not start.
• Check the region number of the DVD.
DVD discs purchased from abroad may not be playable.
• CD-ROMs and DVD-ROMs cannot be played on this product.
• Make sure that the rating level is correct.
Playback does not start
immediately when the
Play/Pause button is pressed.
• Are you using a deformed disc or a disc with scratches on the surface?
• Wipe the disc clean.
Sound is not produced.
• No sound is heard during fast playback, slow playback, and step motion playback.
• Are the speakers connected properly? Is the speaker setup correctly customized?
• Is the disc severely damaged?
Sound can be heard only from a
few speakers and not all 6.
• On certain DVD discs, sound is output from the front speakers only.
• Check if the speakers are connected properly.
• Adjust the volume.
• When listening to a CD, radio or TV, sound is output to the front speakers only.
Select "PROLOG" by pressing
PL II (Dolby Pro Logic II) on the remote control to
use all six speakers.
Dolby Digital 5.1 CH Surround
Sound is not produced.
• Is there "Dolby Digital 5.1 CH" mark on the disc? Dolby Digital 5.1 CH Surround Sound is
produced only if the disc is recorded with 5.1 channel sound.
• Is the audio language correctly set to Dolby Digital 5.1-CH in the information display?
The remote control does not work.
• Is the remote control being operated within its operation range of angle and distance?
• Are the batteries drained?
• Have you selected the correct mode(DVD RECEIVER/TV)?
• Disc is rotating but no
picture is produced.
• Picture quality is poor and
picture is shaking.
• Is the TV power on?
• Are the video cables connected properly?
• Is the disc dirty or damaged?
• A poorly manufactured disc may not be playable.
Audio language and subtitles do not work.
• Audio language and subtitles will not work if the disc does not contain them.
The Disc/Title menu screen does not
appear even when the Disc/Title
function is selected.
• Are you using a disc that does not contain menus?
Aspect ratio cannot be changed.
• You can play 16:9 DVDs in 16:9 WIDE mode, 4:3 LETTER BOX mode, or 4:3 PAN
SCAN mode, but 4:3 DVDs can be seen in 4:3 ratio only. Refer to the DVD disc
jacket and then select the appropriate function.
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Symptom
Check/Remedy
• The product is not working.
(Example: The power goes out or
the front panel key doesn't work
or a strange noise is heard.)
• The product is not working
normally.
The rating level password has been
forgotten.
Can't receive radio broadcast.
• Press and hold the STOP () button on the remote control for longer than
5 seconds with no disc (reset function).
Using the RESET function will erase all stored settings.
Do not use this unless necessary.
• While “NO DISC” message appears on the display of the product, press and hold the
remote control's STOP () button for longer than 5 seconds. “INIT” appears on the
display and all settings will return to the default values.
And then press the POWER button.
Using the RESET function will erase all stored settings.
Do not use this unless necessary.
• Is the antenna connected properly?
• If the antenna's input signal is weak, install an external FM antenna in an area with good
reception.
Country code list
Enter the appropriate code number for OTHERS in the Disc Menu, Audio and Subtitle. (See page 31).
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
1027
Afar
1142
Greek
1239
Interlingue
1345
Malagasy
1482
Kirundi
1527
1028
Abkhazian
1144
English
1245
Inupiak
1347
Maori
1483
Romanian
1528
Tajik
Thai
1032
Afrikaans
1145
Esperanto
1248
Indonesian
1349
Macedonian
1489
Russian
1529
Tigrinya
1039
Amharic
1149
Spanish
1253
Icelandic
1350
Malayalam
1491
Kinyarwanda
1531
Turkmen
1044
Arabic
1150
Estonian
1254
Italian
1352
Mongolian
1495
Sanskrit
1532
Tagalog
1045
Assamese
1151
Basque
1257
Hebrew
1353
Moldavian
1498
Sindhi
1534
Setswana
1051
Aymara
1157
Persian
1261
Japanese
1356
Marathi
1501
Sangro
1535
Tonga
1052
Azerbaijani
1165
Finnish
1269
Yiddish
1357
Malay
1502
Serbo-Croatian
1538
Turkish
1053
Bashkir
1166
Fiji
1283
Javanese
1358
Maltese
1503
Singhalese
1539
Tsonga
1057
Byelorussian
1171
Faeroese
1287
Georgian
1363
Burmese
1505
Slovak
1540
Tatar
1059
Bulgarian
1174
French
1297
Kazakh
1365
Nauru
1506
Slovenian
1543
Twi
1060
Bihari
1181
Frisian
1298
Greenlandic
1369
Nepali
1507
Samoan
1557
Ukrainian
1069
Bislama
1183
Irish
1299
Cambodian
1376
Dutch
1508
Shona
1564
Urdu
1066
Bengali;
Bangla
1186
Scots Gaelic
1300
Canada
1379
Norwegian
1509
Somali
1572
Uzbek
1067
Tibetan
1194
Galician
1301
Korean
1393
Occitan
1511
Albanian
1581
Vietnamese
1070
Breton
1196
Guarani
1305
Kashmiri
1403
(Afan) Oromo
1512
Serbian
1587
Volapuk
1079
Catalan
1203
Gujarati
1307
Kurdish
1408
Oriya
1513
Siswati
1613
Wolof
1093
Corsican
1209
Hausa
1311
Kirghiz
1417
Punjabi
1514
Sesotho
1632
Xhosa
1097
Czech
1217
Hindi
1313
Latin
1428
Polish
1515
Sundanese
1665
Yoruba
1103
Welsh
1226
Croatian
1326
Lingala
1435
Pashto, Pushto
1516
Swedish
1684
Chinese
1105
Danish
1229
Hungarian
1327
Laothian
1436
Portuguese
1517
Swahili
1697
Zulu
1109
German
1233
Armenian
1332
Lithuanian
1463
Quechua
1521
Tamil
1130
Bhutani
1235
Interlingua
1334
Latvian,
Lettish
1481
RhaetoRomance
1525
Tegulu
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Index
Accessories
Angle
Anynet+(HDMI-CEC)
Audio Language
AV-Sync
L
3
37
23
36
30
B
BD Wise
Before Starting (Initial Setting)
27
26
42
31
15
15
20
22
22
22
22
24
24
25
25
25
D
Delay Time
Disc Information
Disc menu
DivX(R) Registration
Dolby Pro Logic ll Mode
DRC (Dynamic Range Compression)
DSP
28
36
34
31
38
30
38
E
EQ
EQ Optimizer
38
30
H
HDMI Audio
HDMI Format
31
M
Mono/Stereo
MUTE
39
13
P
C
CD Ripping
Change Password
Connections
Speaker
Wireless receiver module
TV
HDMI
Component
Composite
AUX
FM Antenna
Set-Top Box
VCR
OPTICAL
Language
Other Information
A
P. BASS
Parental Rating
Product Information
Power Saving
37
31
31
32
R
Region code
Remote Control
Remote control sensor
Repeat
Resolution
8
13
11
35
27
S
Search
Setting the Setup Menu
Setup
Skip
SLEEP(timer)
Slow motion
Sound Edit
Speaker Setting
Speaker Size
Step motion
Subtitle Language
S.VOL (SMART VOLUME)
33
26
26
33
13
33
28
28
28
34
37
38
T
Test Tone
Title menu
TV Aspect
TV Screen Saver
29
34
27
32
U
30
27
USB Storage
40
I
Initial Setting
iPod
31
40
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Specifications
General
FM Tuner
Power Requirements
Power Consumption
Weight
Dimensions
Operating Temperature Range
Operating Humidity Range
Signal/noise ratio
Usable sensitivity
Total harmonic distortion
DVD (Digital Versatile Disc)
Disc
CD : 5 inches (COMPACT DISC)
CD : 3 1/2 inches (COMPACT DISC)
Composite Video
Video Output
Component Video
Video/Audio
Amplifier
HDMI
AC 120V, 60Hz
75 W
6.1 Ibs
16.9 (W) x 2.3 (H) x 10.8 (D) inches
+41°F to +95°F
10 % to 75 %
70 dB
10 dB
0.5 %
Reading Speed : 3.49 ~ 4.06 m/sec.
Approx. Play Time (Single Sided, Single Layer Disc) : 135 min.
Reading Speed : 4.8 ~ 5.6 m/sec.
Maximum Play Time : 74 min.
Reading Speed : 4.8 ~ 5.6 m/sec.
Maximum Play Time : 20 min.
480i
1 channel : 1.0 Vp-p (75 Ω load)
480i
Y : 1.0 Vp-p (75 Ω load)
Pr : 0.70 Vp-p (75 Ω load)
Pb : 0.70 Vp-p (75 Ω load)
1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p
Front speaker output
166W x 2(3Ω)
Center speaker output
166W(3Ω)
Rear speaker output
166W x 2(3Ω)
Subwoofer output
170W(3Ω)
Frequency range
20Hz~20KHz
S/N Ratio
70dB
Channel separation
60dB
Input sensitivity
(AUX)400mV
*: Nominal specification
- Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd reserves the right to change the specifications without notice.
- Weight and dimensions are approximate.
- Design and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
SWA-5000(HT-C650W/C653W/C655W)
Power Consumption
Weight
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Operating Temperature Range
Operating Humidity Range
Output
46
50 W
2.52 Ibs
Frequency range
3 x 9 x 6 inches
+41°F to +95°F
10% ~ 75%
166W x 2 CH
20Hz~20KHz
S/N Ratio
65dB
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Other Information
Specifications
HT-C550
Speaker system
Speaker
Impedance
Frequency range
Output sound pressure level
Rated input
Maximum input
5.1ch speaker system
Front/Rear
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Center
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Front/Rear : 3.54 x 5.57 x 2.7 inches
Center : 14.17 x 2.93 x 2.7 inches
Subwoofer : 6.1 x 13.78 x 11.22 inches
Weights
Front/Rear : 1.28 Ibs, Center : 1.26 Ibs
Subwoofer : 8.38 Ibs
Subwoofer
3
40Hz~160Hz
88dB/W/M
170W
340W
HT-C553
Speaker system
Speaker
Impedance
Frequency range
Output sound pressure level
Rated input
Maximum input
5.1ch speaker system
Front
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Rear
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Center
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Subwoofer
3
40Hz~160Hz
88dB/W/M
170W
340W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Front : 3.54 x 51.18 x 4.69 inches (stand base : 9.84 x 9.84)
Rear : 3.54 x 5.57 x 2.7 inches
Center : 14.17 x 2.93 x 2.7 inches
Subwoofer : 6.1 x 13.78 x 11.22 inches
Weights
Front : 6.11 Ibs, Center : 1.2 Ibs
Rear : 1.28 Ibs, Subwoofer : 8.38 Ibs
HT-C555
Speaker system
Speaker
Impedance
Frequency range
Output sound pressure level
Rated input
Maximum input
5.1ch speaker system
Front/Rear
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Center
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Subwoofer
3
40Hz~160Hz
88dB/W/M
170W
340W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Front/Rear : 3.54 x 51.18 x 4.69 inches (stand base : 9.84 x 9.84)
Center : 14.17 x 2.93 x 2.7 inches
Subwoofer : 6.1 x 13.78 x 11.22 inches
Weights
Front : 6.11 Ibs, Center : 1.26 Ibs
Rear : 6.11 Ibs, Subwoofer : 9.9 Ibs
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Other Information
HT-C650W
Speaker system
Speaker
Impedance
Frequency range
Output sound pressure level
Rated input
Maximum input
5.1ch speaker system
Front/Rear
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Center
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Front/Rear : 3.54 x 5.57 x 2.7 inches
Center : 14.17 x 2.93 x 2.7 inches
Subwoofer : 6.1 x 13.78 x 11.22 inches
Weights
Front/Rear : 1.28 Ibs, Center : 1.26 Ibs
Subwoofer : 8.38 Ibs
Subwoofer
3
40Hz~160Hz
88dB/W/M
170W
340W
HT-C653W
Speaker system
Speaker
Impedance
Frequency range
Output sound pressure level
Rated input
Maximum input
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Weights
5.1ch speaker system
Rear
Subwoofer
Center
Front
3
3
3
3
140Hz~20KHz 140Hz~20KHz 140Hz~20KHz 40Hz~160Hz
86dB/W/M
88dB/W/M
86dB/W/M
86dB/W/M
166W
170W
166W
166W
332W
340W
332W
332W
Front : 3.54 x 51.18 x 4.69 inches (stand base : 9.84 x 9.84)
Rear : 3.54 x 5.57 x 2.7 inches
Center : 14.17 x 2.93 x 2.7 inches
Subwoofer : 6.1 x 13.78 x 11.22 inches
Front : 6.11 Ibs, Center : 1.26 Ibs
Rear : 1.28 Ibs, Subwoofer : 8.38 Ibs
HT-C655W
Speaker system
Speaker
Impedance
Frequency range
Output sound pressure level
Rated input
Maximum input
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Weights
48
5.1ch speaker system
Front/Rear
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Center
3
140Hz~20KHz
86dB/W/M
166W
332W
Subwoofer
3
40Hz~160Hz
88dB/W/M
170W
340W
Front/Rear : 3.54 x 51.18 x 4.69 inches (stand base : 9.84 x 9.84)
Center : 14.17 x 2.93 x 2.7 inches
Subwoofer : 6.1 x 13.78 x 11.22 inches
Front : 6.11 Ibs, Center : 1.26 Ibs
Rear : 6.11 Ibs, Subwoofer : 9.9 Ibs
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