HW-C900
AV Receiver System
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
This symbol indicates “dangerous voltage”
inside the product that presents a risk of
electric shock or personal injury.
This symbol indicates important instructions
accompanying the product.
WARNING
• 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.
CAUTION
• 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.
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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ENG
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules.
Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this
device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
IMPORTANT NOTE:
FCC Radiation Exposure Statement
This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth an uncontrolled environment.
This equipment should be installed and operated with minimum distance 7.9 inches between the radiator and your
body. This transmitter must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.
Canadian Department of Communications Radio Interference Regulations
This digital apparatus (Wireless Internet Radio) does not exceed the Class B limits for radio-noise emissions from
digital apparatus as set out in the Radio Interference Regulations of the Canadian Department of Communications.
Read these operating instructions carefully before using the unit. Follow all the safety instructions listed below. Keep
these operating instructions handy for future reference.
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Read these instructions.
Keep these Instructions.
Heed all warnings.
Follow all instructions.
Do not use this apparatus near water.
Clean only with dry cloth.
Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions.
Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including
amplifiers) that produce heat.
Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or grounding-type 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 fit into your outlet, consult an
electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.
Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and
the point where they exit from the apparatus.
Only use attachment/accessories specified by the manufacturer.
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.
Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time.
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.
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Safety information
PRECAUTIONS
2.7 inches
3.9 inches
3.9 inches
3.9 inches
Ensure that the AC power supply in your house complies with the identification sticker located on the back of your player. Install
your player horizontally, on a suitable base (furniture), with enough space around it for ventilation (3~4inches). Make sure
the ventilation slots are not covered. Do not stack anything on top of the amplifier. In order to disconnect the player 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 unit.
Do not expose the unit to direct sunlight or other heat
sources.
This could lead to overheating and malfunction of
the unit.
Phones
Protect the player from moisture(i.e. vases), and excess
heat(e.g.fireplace) or equipment creating strong magnetic
or electric fields (i.e.speakers...). Disconnect the power
cable from the AC supply if the player malfunctions. Your
player is not intended for industrial use.
Use of this product is for personal use only.
Condensation may occur if your player or disc have been
stored in cold temperatures.
If transporting the player during the winter, wait
approximately 2 hours until the unit 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.
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ENG
Features
Digital AV Receiver
This product is a pure digital AV receiver that performs digital
signal processing to minimize signal distortion and loss.
Dolby Pro Logic llx
Dolby Pro Logic IIx is a new technology that provides
discrete 7.1 channels out of 2 channel or multi channel
sources.It also provides Music,Movie and Game modes.
Dolby Pro Logic IIx is an improved surround system that is
optimized to a 7.1 CH multimedia system, enabling you to
maximize your entertainment experience.
Dolby Pro Logic llz
Dolby Pro Logic IIz adds front height channels to surround
sound, creating a 7.1 playback system for video games,
home music, and movies; bringing enhanced spatial effects
and enveloping sound.
Dolby Digtal EX
Adds a surround back channel for more spacious sound
compared to regular 5.1 channel Dolby Digital.
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS-HD (Master Audio, High Resolution)
(Digital Theater Systems - High Definition)
DTS-HD Audio provides the highest quality multi-channel
sound possible.
It delivers sound quality that matches the clear and vivid
images of high-definition video.
DTS
Provides a full range of 6 channels by converting a digital PCM
or analog stereo signal using DTS digital matrix decoding.
DTS-ES
(Extended Surround)
The DTS-ES (Extended Surround) system is a new multi
digital signal format that was developed by Digital Theater
Systems Inc.
Supporting full compatibility with the conventional DTS
digital surround sound format, the DTS-ES (Extended
Surround) system improves the surround signal for a 360degree surround effect.
DTS-ES adds an additional rear center surround channel for
6.1 channel sound.
Dolby Digital Plus is the next-generation audio technology
for all high-definition programming and media.
iPod
Dolby True-HD
You can enjoy music files by connecting your iPod/iPhone
to the AV Receiver with the supplied iPod dock.
Dolby True-HD is Dolby’s next-generation lossless
technology developed for high-definition disc-based media.
SFE (Sound Field Effect) Using 32bit
Audio Digital Signal Processing
DTS 96/24
Provides more realistic surround sound with normal stereo
audio sources.
DTS 96/24 encodes standard 16 bit/44.1 kHz sound to
24 bit/96kHz and applies it to a 5.1 CH sound track.
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) Function
DTS (Digital Theater Systems)
DTS provides a discrete 5.1 CH digital audio signal for both
music and movie contents and uses less compression than
Dolby Digital for richer sound.
Anynet+ is a function that can be used to operate this AV
Receiver with a Samsung TV remote control, by connecting
the receiver to a SAMSUNG TV using an HDMI Cable. (This
function is available only in connection with Samsung TV
and DVD player supporting Anynet+(HDMI-CEC).)
ACCESSORIES
INPUT SELECT
TV SOURCE
POWER
AMP/TV
MAIN/
ZONE2
1
2
4
5
NEO:6
SLEEP
7
8
BD/DVD
3
6
DIMMER
9
PROLOGIC AUDIO ASSIGN
DSP
0
MUTE
VOL
ASC
TUNING
/ CH
TUNER
MEMORY SUB WOOFER
MO/ST
SETUP/MENU
INFO
RETURN
BD/DVD
EXIT
SAT
TV/AUX1
MULTI CH VCR/AUX2
CD
iPod
Remote Control
(AH59-02297A)/
Batteries (AAA size)
(4301-000116)
FM antenna
(AH42-00017A)
User’s manual
(AH68-02312R)
iPod Dock
(AH96-00051A)
ASC microphone
( AH30-00099A )
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Contents
SAFETY INFORMATION
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FEATURES
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Safety Warnings
Important Safety Instructions
Precautions
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Accessories
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Front Panel
Rear Panel
Display
Insert Remote Control Batteries
Operation Range of the Remote Control
Tour of the Remote Control
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Speaker Positioning
Connecting the Speakers
Connecting the Bi-Amp Speaker
Connecting the ZONE2 Speaker
Connecting External Devices/Your TV via
HDMI
HDMI Function
Connecting to your TV
Connecting a DVD or BD(Blu-ray) Player
Connecting a Cable, Satellite or Set-top Box
Connecting a VCR
Connecting a CD Player
Connecting 7.1 Channel Devices
Connecting the Trigger Out Jacks
Connecting an iPod
Connecting the FM Antenna
Connecting Aux Components
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Before Using the AV Receiver
Basics of ZONE2
Audio Setup
Selecting Digital/Analog Input
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DESCRIPTION
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CONNECTIONS
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BASIC FUNCTIONS OF YOUR AV
RECEIVER
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SETUP
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MISCELLANEOUS
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TROUBLESHOOTING
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Setup Menu Tree
Setting the Speaker Size
Connection setting for surround BACK
Setting the Speaker Listening Distance
Setting the Speaker Level
Setting the Test Tone
Setting Dolby Pro Logic Mode
Setting Dolby Pro Logic IIx
Setting Tone Control
Setting NEO:6 Mode
Setting EX/ES Mode
AV SYNC
MP3 Enhancer
Smart Volume
ASC (Auto Sound Calibration) Setup
DRC Setup
DUAL MONO SetUp
HDMI Setup
Variable Set (Low Power Consumption
SETUP)
Video Conv. (Video Conversion)
Zone2 Setup
12-V Trigger
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Using the Surround Modes
Using the Subwoofer Selection Button
Listening to the Radio
Using an iPod
Convenient Functions
Software Upgrade
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Operating Your TV With the Remote Control
Operating your DVD or BD player with the
remote control
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Troubleshooting
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Specifications
● CONTENTS
OPERATION
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APPENDIX
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Description
FRONT PANEL
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1
INPUT SELECT CONTROL
Used to select a source.
(FM BD/DVD SAT TV VCR CD AUX1 AUX2 7.1 MULTI CH IPOD AUDIO IPOD VIDEO).
2
AUDIO ASSIGN BUTTON
Toggles to select an input mode for the selected source.
3
AUDIO EFFECT BUTTON
Toggles to select a surround sound mode.
4
MULTI ZONE BUTTON
Selects either ZONE2 or main unit.
5
SETUP BUTTON
Displays the SETUP menu.
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DISPLAY
Displays the speaker/audio input status, listening mode, etc.
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ENTER BUTTON
Used to select an item in the SETUP menu.
8
ZONE2/BI-AMP INDICATOR
The indicator lights on when you turn on ZONE2 or Bi-AMP.
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TONE CONTROL BUTTON
Used to set the bass, treble level and tone to on/off.
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ASC BUTTON
Used to select the ASC (Auto Sound Calibration) mode.
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Used to select the S.DIRECT mode.
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S.DIRECT BUTTON
12
MASTER VOLUME CONTROL Adjusts the volume level.
13
POWER
Turns the receiver on/off.
14
PHONE JACK
Used to connect a set of headphones.
15
AUX IN JACKS
Auxiliary AV input terminals used to connect a camcorder, portable DVD player or gaming device.
16
ASC MIC JACK
Used to connect the ASC MIC for setting up ASC (Auto Sound Calibration).
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UP(,), DOWN(.), LEFT(<),
RIGHT(>) BUTTONS
Used to move the cursor up, down, left or right.
18
MULTI CH BUTTON
Used to select a connected 7.1 multi channel player.
19
AV SYNC BUTTON
Used to select the Audio Delay Mode.
20
TUNING MODE BUTTON
Used to select the Manual or Preset mode for FM radio.
21
SELECT BUTTON
Used to change the radio frequency.
22
TUNER MEMORY BUTTON
Used to set a preset radio frequency.
(Output the original signal as it is without applying the sound field effect or any other sound effect.
● DESCRIPTION
Also used to select detailed options in the AUDIO EFFECT mode and to change the tone level.
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Description
REAR PANEL
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OPTICAL IN JACKS (DIGITAL AUDIO IN)
Receives the digital optical audio signal.
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COAXIAL IN JACK (DIGITAL AUDIO IN)
Receives the digital coaxial audio signal.
3
COMPONENT VIDEO IN JACKS
Receives the component video signal.
4
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT JACKS
Outputs the component video signal.
5
HDMI IN JACKS
Receives digital video and audio signals simultaneously using an HDMI cable.
6
HDMI OUT JACK
Outputs digital video and audio signals simultaneously using an HDMI cable.
7
USB PORT
Can be only used for firmware upgrades.
8
FM ANTENNA JACK
Connect the FM Antenna here.
9
iPod JACK
Receives the audio/video signal from an iPod.
10
MULTI CH IN JACKS
Receives the analog audio signal from an external player with a multi-channel port.
11
VIDEO IN JACKS
Receives the video signal from a video player (BD/DVD, SAT,VCR).
12
VIDEO OUT JACKS
Outputs the video signal to a VCR or monitors(TV, Projector etc).
13
ZONE2 VIDEO OUT JACK
Outputs the video signal to the video device that will be used in ZONE2.
14
SUBWOOFER AUDIO OUT JACKS
Connect the subwoofers. (Active subwoofer only)
15
AUDIO IN JACKS
Receives the audio signal from a video player (TV, BD/DVD, SAT,VCR).
16
VCR AUDIO OUT JACKS
Outputs the audio signal to a VCR.
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CD AUDIO IN JACKS
Receives the audio signal from a CD player.
18
ZONE2 AUDIO OUT JACKS
Outputs the analog audio signal to the external amplifier that will be used in ZONE2.
19
TRIGGER OUT JACKS
Use to switch components in your system on and off according to the input function
of the receiver.
● DESCRIPTION
1
Speaker connection terminals.
20
SPEAKER OUT TERMINALS
The front speaker and surround back speaker ports can be connected to a speaker
that supports bi-amplifying. For connecting to the bi-amplifier, refer to page 19.
With ZONE2 activated, you can connect the surround back speaker to a speaker that
can be used in Zone 2. For more information about ZONE2 connection, refer to page
20.
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Description
DISPLAY
1
2
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5
7
6
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SPEAKER INDICATORS
Displays the connected speakers.
2
LISTENING MODE INDICATORS
Displays the current listening mode.
3
TUNING INDICATORS
Displays the status of the current radio broadcast.
4
AUDIO INPUT INDICATORS
Displays the audio input signal type of the currently connected external audio source.
5
SPEAKER LEVEL INDICATOR
Displays the speaker level.
6
RADIO FREQUENCY INDICATORS
Displays the current radio frequency range.
7
MESSAGE DISPLAY
Informs you of the status of the receiver.
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INSERT REMOTE CONTROL BATTERIES
* Batteries (AAA size)
● DESCRIPTION
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Follow these precautions to avoid leaking or cracking cells:
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Place batteries in the remote control so they match the polarity : (+) to (+) and (–) to (–).
Assuming typical TV usage, the batteries last for about one year.
Use the correct type of batteries. Batteries that look similar may differ in voltage.
Always replace both batteries at the same time.
Do not expose the batteries to heat or a flame.
OPERATION RANGE OF THE REMOTE CONTROL
The remote control can be used up to approximately 23 feet/7 meters in a straight line. It can also be operated at a
horizontal angle of up to 30° from the remote control sensor.
INPUT SELECT
TV SOURCE
POWER
MAIN/
ZONE2
AMP/TV
1
BD/DVD
2
4
5
NEO:6
SLEEP
7
8
3
6
DIMMER
9
PROLOGIC AUDIO ASSIGN
DSP
0
MUTE
VOL
ASC
TUNING
/ CH
TUNER
MEMORY SUB WOOFER
MO/ST
SETUP/MENU
INFO
RETURN
BD/DVD
EXIT
SAT
TV/AUX1
MULTI CH VCR/AUX2
CD
iPod
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Description
TOUR OF THE REMOTE CONTROL
INPUT SELECT
TV SOURCE
POWER
1
2
3
4
AMP/TV
MAIN/
ZONE2
BD/DVD
1
2
3
4
5
NEO:6
SLEEP
7
8
6
DIMMER
9
PROLOGIC AUDIO ASSIGN
DSP
0
5
24
8
11
MUTE
VOL
ASC
TUNING
/ CH
TUNER
MEMORY SUB WOOFER
MO/ST
26
27
INFO
28
29
EXIT
30
13
15
25
SETUP/MENU
12
14
20
21
23
7
10
19
22
6
9
16
17
18
RETURN
BD/DVD
SAT
TV/AUX1
MULTI CH VCR/AUX2
CD
iPod
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Turns the receiver on/off.
2
AMP/TV BUTTON
Used to select the AMP/TV mode.
- If you select the AMP mode, the button will flash orange.
- If you select the TV mode, the button will flash green.
3
NUMBER BUTTONS
Used to select a TV channel.
4
NEO : 6 BUTTON
Select the desired NEO:6 mode.
5
PROLOGIC BUTTON
Select the desired Dolby Pro Logic audio mode.
6
SKIP BUTTONS
Press to skip backwards or forwards on a connected DVD/BD player or iPod.
7
STOP/PLAY BUTTON
Press to stop/start playback on a connected DVD/BD player or iPod.
8
MUTE BUTTON
Mutes the sound of a connected device.
9
VOLUME CONTROL BUTTONS
Adjusts the volume of the selected device.
10
SUBWOOFER BUTTON
Used to set the Subwoofer level.
11
TUNER MEMORY BUTTON
Used to set a preset radio frequency.
12
SETUP/MENU BUTTON
Displays the SETUP menu.
13
UP/DOWN/LEFT/RIGHT BUTTONS
Used to navigate the menus.
14
RETURN BUTTON
Used to return to the previous menu from the SETUP menu.
15
FUNCTION SELECTOR BUTTONS
Used to select an input source.
INPUT SELECT,
Toggles to find and select an input source.
TV SOURCE BUTTON
Press to select a connected TV's video source.
Selects either ZONE2 or main unit.
16
17
MAIN/ZONE2
18
BD/DVD BUTTON
19
SLEEP BUTTON
Used to set the Sleep Timer.
20
AUDIO ASSIGN BUTTON
Toggles to select an input mode for the selected source.
21
DIMMER BUTTON
Adjusts the brightness of the display.
22
DSP BUTTON
Used to select the SFE mode.
23
SEARCH BUTTON
Press to search backwards or forwards.
24
PAUSE BUTTON
Pauses playback on a connected device.
25
TUNING/CHANNEL BUTTONS
Used to change the radio broadcasting frequency or TV channel.
26
ASC BUTTON
Used to set the Auto Sound Calibration function.
27
MO/ST BUTTON
Select MONO or STEREO for radio broadcasts.
28
INFO BUTTON
Display information on the connected device currently being used.
29
ENTER BUTTON
Used to select an item in the SETUP menu.
30
EXIT BUTTON
Exits the SETUP menu.
● DESCRIPTION
POWER BUTTON
ENG
1
If you select ZONE2, you can use the control functions available in ZONE2.
Used to select the BD/DVD mode.
- If you select the BD mode, the button will flash orange.
- If you select the DVD mode, the button will flash green.
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Connections
This section involves various methods of connecting the AV receiver to other external components.
Before moving or installing the product, be sure to turn off the power and disconnect the power cord.
SPEAKER POSITIONING
There are two methods for positioning the speakers.
When using Dolby Pro Logic IIz, place the Surround Back Speakers in the FHL, FHR position and connect them to
SURROUND BACK/ FRONT HEIGHT Jack.
FHL
6.6~9.8 feet (2~3m)
6.6~9.8 feet (2~3m)
SL
SR
SBL
FHR
SL
SR
SBR
L, R, C, SW, SL, SR, SBL, SBR ( Dolby Pro Logic IIx )
L, R, C, SW, SL, SR, FHL, FHR( Dolby Pro Logic IIz)
Position of AV Receiver
Place the AV Receiver on a dedicated stand or rack.
Subwoofer
The position of the subwoofer is not so critical. Place it anywhere you like.
Front 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 ears.
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 speaker.
Center speaker
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.
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Surround Speakers
Place these speakers behind your listening position.
If there isn't enough room, place these speakers so they face each other.
● CONNECTIONS
Place them about 2 to 3 feet (60 to 90cm) above your ears, facing slightly downward.
Unlike the front and center speakers, the surround speakers are used to handle mainly sound effects
and sound will not come from them all the time.
Surround Back Speakers SBL SBR
If you are using two rear center speakers, place them behind the listening position.
Place the surround back speaker about 2.3-3.3 feet (70 cm to 1 m).
Front Height Speakers FHL FHR (Using Dolby Pro Logic IIz)
When using Dolby Pro Logic IIz, place the Surround Back Speakers on the FHL, FHR position above the
front L and front R speakers at least 3.3 feet(1 m) above each one.
M
When you attach the speakers to the wall, make sure to fasten them tightly so they do not fall off.
Speaker Configuration
For the best surround-sound experience, you should connect seven speakers and a powered subwoofer.
The following table shows which channels you should use based on the number of speakers you have.
2 speakers
M
3 speakers
4 speakers
5 speakers
7 speakers
7 speakers
(DPL IIx)
(DPL IIz)
SBL
FHL
SBR
FHR
No matter how many speakers you use, a powered subwoofer is recommended for powerful and solid bass.
 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
FRONT (R) SURROUND (R) SURROUND BACK (R)
SURROUND BACK (L) SURROUND (L) FRONT (L)
ACTIVE SUBWOOFER
CENTER
M
If you want to use two active subwoofer speakers, connect both subwoofer speakers into the SUBWOOFER OUT terminals
in the rear panel.
 When using Dolby Pro Logic IIz, connect the Surround Back Speakers (FHL, FHR) to SURROUND BACK/FRONT HEIGHT
Jack.
Connecting Speaker Wire
1. Loosen the knob by turning counterclockwise.
2. Insert the bare part of the wire into the hole in the side of each
terminal.
3. Tighten the knob by turning clockwise to secure the wire.
M
Keep the subwoofer speaker out of reach of children to prevent them from inserting their hands or objects
into the duct (hole).
 Never touch speaker terminals while the power is on. Doing so could result in electric shock.
 Make sure the polarities (+ and -) are correct.
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CONNECTING THE Bi-AMP SPEAKER
Connect the tweeter (high range) port and woofer (low range) to the front port and surround back speaker port
respectively as appropriate. Then, you can use the bi-amplification feature that supports enriched high range and
base tones.
2. Connect the FRONT R connector (rear side of main unit) to the Tweeter port in the front right speaker.
3. Connect the SURROUND BACK L connector (rear side of main unit) to the Woofer port in the front left speaker.
4. Connect the SURROUND BACK R connector (rear side of main unit) to the Woofer port in the front right
speaker.
Bi-AMP Speaker R
Bi-AMP Speaker L
Tweeter
Tweeter
Woofer
Woofer
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● CONNECTIONS
1. Connect the FRONT L connector (rear side of main unit) to the Tweeter port in the front left speaker.
To enable the Bi-Amp feature, you must set SB SETUP to Bi-AMP in SETUP menu. See page 42.
 With the Bi-amp feature, you can use up to 5.1 channels for speaker output in the main unit.
J
If Bi-amp is active, you may encounter a restricted access if you have not removed the shorting bar (like a
jumper) in both tweeter and subwoofer ports in the front speaker.
 Before you can use bi-amp, ensure that you use a speaker that supports bi-amplifying.
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Connections
ZONE 2
• In addition to your main listening room, you can also enjoy playback in the other room (Zone 2).
• You can simultaneously play back the same source in both the Main Zone and Zone 2. You can also play back
the separate sources in the Main Zone and Zone 2.
• Use an RCA video cable to connect the AV receiver’s ZONE 2 Video OUT jacks to an Video input on your Zone 2
TV.
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 It is not possible to play the digital audio signals input from the HDMI, Coaxial or Optical connectors.
 Use analog connections for Zone 2 playback.
 Video output is available in Zone 2.
Connecting the Zone 2 Speaker
There are two ways you can connect Zone 2 speakers:
1. Connecting the Zone 2 speakers directly to the main unit (Powered ZONE 2)
2. Connecting using the external amplifier (ZONE2)
AV
RECEIVER
Install speaker in
sub space
SL
Powered ZONE 2
Connecting speaker directly to main unit
SR
SBL
B
SBR
R
Install speaker in main space
ZONE 2
Connecting using the external amplifier
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1. Connecting the speakers directly to the main unit (Powered ZONE2)
This setup allows 5.1-channel playback in your main room and 2-channel stereo playback in Zone 2,
with a different source in each room.
• Connect your Zone 2 speakers to the AV receiver’s Surround Back Speaker terminals.
M
● CONNECTIONS
Zone 2
To enable the Powered ZONE2 feature, you must set SB SETUP to ZONE2 in SETUP menu. See page 42.
 You can adjust the volume of Powered ZONE2 using the volume control in the main unit when ZONE2 SETUP
is set to VARIABLE.
2. Connecting using the external amplifier (ZONE2)
This setup allows 7.1-channel playback in your main listening room and 2-channel stereo playback
in Zone 2, with a different source in each room.
• Use an RCA audio cable to connect the AV receiver’s ZONE 2 OUT L/R jacks to an analog audio input on your Zone 2
amplifier.
• Connect your Zone 2 speakers to the speaker terminals on your Zone 2 amplifier
ZONE 2
M
The Volume in Zone 2 using the external amplifier with volume control (like AV Receiver or Pre-Main Amplifier)
can be controlled in the external amplifier.
 If external amplifier does not provide the volume control function like Power Amplifier, set ZONE2 to "VOL
VARIABLE" in SETUP menu.
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CONNECTING EXTERNAL DEVICES/YOUR TV VIA HDMI
HDMI is a digital standard interface for connection to such devices as a TV, projector, DVD player, Blu-ray player, set-top
box and more.
HDMI removes any loss of signal from analog conversion, enabling you to enjoy video and audio sound quality as it was
originally created in the digital source.
By connecting through the HDMI(High-Definition Multimedia Interface) interface, you can play back digital video and audio.
DVD or
Blu-ray Player
SAT
(Cable/Satellite/Set-top box)
Game console
or
HDTV Tuner
Camcorder
(HDTV Terrestrial Receiver)
• Connect it if
you want to use
Anynet+.
OPTICAL
OUT
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection System (HDCP) support
To play digital contents through the HDMI connection, both the connected external device and TV must
support High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection System (HDCP). This product supports HDCP.
Compatibility with a TV Supporting HDMI
A TV with an HDMI jack.
Video/Audio
A TV with a DVI-D jack (TV supporting HDCP)
Video
A TV with a DVI-D jack (TV not supporting HDCP)
-
M
Audio from SACD discs will not be heard with this connection. To play a DVD disc whose copyright is protected
by CPPM, use a player supporting CPPM.
 The quality of the audio output through the HDMI jack (sampling frequency and bit rate) may be limited by the
performance of the connected device.
 Since HDMI connection supports both video and audio, you don’t have to connect an additional audio cable.
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HDMI FUNCTION
Using Anynet+(HDMI-CEC)
● CONNECTIONS
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 AV Receiver to a SAMSUNG TV using an
HDMI Cable. This is only available with SAMSUNG TVs and SAMSUNG AV Products that support
Anynet+.
1. Connect the AV receiver to a Samsung TV with an HDMI cable. (See page 22)
2. Set the Anynet+ function on your TV.
(See the TV instructions manual for more information.)
• You can operate the volume on the AV receiver by using Volume buttons on the TV remote
control.
To turn on Anynet+
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select HDMI SETUP, and then press the ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select HDMI ANYNET+, and then press the ENTER or ► button.
5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set ANYNET+ to ON.
- To exit setup mode• Press the SETUP/MENU button.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
M
If you use an HDMI cable to connect a Samsung TV to your AV Receiver, you can operate the AV receiver using
the TV’s remote control. This function is available only in connection with Samsung TV and DVD player
supporting Anynet +(HDMI-CEC).
 Please check your TV for the n logo. If your TV has an n logo, then it supports the Anynet+
function.
 When you are making Anynet+ connection, do not connect more than two AV receivers (Anynet+ installed).
Otherwise, it can cause a malfunction.
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CONNECTING TO YOUR TV
or
or
OPTICAL
OUT
AUDIO
OUT
COMPONENT
IN
VIDEO
IN
Video Connection
If your television is equipped with Component Video inputs, connect a Component video cable(not
supplied) from the Component Video Output (PR, PB and Y) jacks on the back of your AV Receiver to the
Component Video Input jacks on your TV.
OR
Connect the Video cable from the VIDEO OUT (MONITOR) jack on the back of your AV Receiver to the
Video Input jack on your TV.
Audio Connection
Connect the Digital Input (OPTICAL 3) on your AV Receiver to the Digital Output of the TV.
OR
Connect AUDIO IN (TV) on your AV Receiver to the Audio Out of the TV.
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CONNECTING A DVD OR BD(Blu-ray) PLAYER
COMPONENT
IN
VIDEO
IN
● CONNECTIONS
or
or
OPTICAL
OUT
COMPONENT
OUT
AUDIO
OUT
or
VIDEO
OUT
DVD or BD Player
Video Connection
Connect a Component video cable(not supplied) from the COMPONENT IN (BD/DVD) (PR, PB and Y)
jacks on the back of your AV Receiver to the Component Video Output jacks on your DVD/BD player.
OR
Connect a Video cable from the VIDEO IN (BD/DVD) jack on the back of your AV Receiver to the Video
Output jack on your DVD/BD player.
Audio Connection
Connect the Digital Input (OPTICAL 1) on your AV Receiver to the Digital Output of the DVD/BD player.
OR
Connect AUDIO IN (BD/DVD) on your AV Receiver to the Audio Out of the DVD/BD player.
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CONNECTING A CABLE, SATELLITE OR SET-TOP BOX
COMPONENT
IN
VIDEO
IN
or
or
OPTICAL
OUT
COMPONENT
OUT
AUDIO
OUT
or
VIDEO
OUT
SAT(Cable/Satellite/Set-top box)
Video Connection
Connect a Component video cable(not supplied) from the COMPONENT IN (SAT) (PR, PB and Y) jacks
on the back of your AV Receiver to the Component Video Output jacks on your SAT.
OR
Connect a Video cable from the VIDEO IN (SAT) jack on the back of your AV Receiver to the Video
Output jack on your SAT.
Audio Connection
Connect the Digital Input (OPTICAL 2) on your AV Receiver to the Digital Output of the SAT.
OR
Connect AUDIO IN (SAT) on your AV Receiver to the Audio Out of the SAT.
M
Disconnect the power plug from the outlet if you will not use this unit for a long period of time.
 If the cable/set-top box has only one audio output jack, connect it to either the right or left audio input jack of
the main unit. Connect the audio cable's red plug to the red jack and white cable to the white jack.
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ENG
CONNECTING A VCR
VCR
VIDEO
OUT
(For playback)
VIDEO
IN
AUDIO
IN
● CONNECTIONS
AUDIO
OUT
VIDEO
IN
(For recording)
Video Connection
For playback
Connect a Video cable from the VIDEO IN (VCR) jack on the back of your AV Receiver to the Video
Output jack on your VCR.
For recording
Connect a Video cable from the VIDEO OUT (VCR) jack on the back of your AV Receiver to the Video
Input jack on your VCR.
Audio Connection
For playback
Connect AUDIO IN (VCR) on your AV Receiver to the Audio Out of the VCR.
For recording
Connect AUDIO OUT (VCR) on your AV Receiver to the Audio In of the VCR.
M
Disconnect the power plug from the outlet if you will not use this unit for a long period of time.
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Connections
CONNECTING A CD PLAYER
or
OPTICAL
OUT
or
COAXIAL
OUT
AUDIO
OUT
CD player
Audio Connection
Connect the Digital Input (COAXIAL, OPTICAL1~3) on your AV Receiver to the Digital Output of the CD
Player.
OR
Connect AUDIO IN (CD) on your AV Receiver to the Audio Out of the CD player.
M
If the CD player has only one audio output jack, connect it to either the right or left audio input jack of the main
unit. Connect the audio cable's red plug to the red jack and white cable to the white jack.
 If the CD player has only OPTICAL digital output jack, connect it to OPTICAL 1~3 JACK of the main unit.
Please see "AUDIO SETUP" at Page.35.
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CONNECTING 7.1 CHANNEL DEVICES
You can connect the AV receiver to a DVD player, SUPER AUDIO CD player or other device with 7.1 channel output.
● CONNECTIONS
C
SW
SW
FRONT
SURROUND
C
CENTER
SUB
WOOFER
SURROUND
BACK
5.1 CH
7.1 CH
7.1 Channel device
CONNECTING THE TRIGGER OUT JACKS
Once you connect TRIGGER OUT 1 and 2 ports on the rear panel to TRIGGER IN (if available) of the external device, you
can control various functions of the external device including turning it on/off.
Once you set TRIGGER OUT1(T1) and TRIGGER OUT2(T2) to either BD/DVD or SAT from the 12-V TRIGGER OUT
setup menu, the TRIGGER OUT port will output a maximum 12V/30mA electrical signal if you set the input source to
either BD/DVD or SAT. For more information, see page 54.
External device equipped with
the 12V TRIGGER IN port
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Connections
CONNECTING AN iPod
You can listen to audio from an iPod through the main unit. For iPod operation with your receiver, see this page and
pages 58 ~ 59.
1. Connect the iPod dock connector to the iPod jack on your reciever.
2. Place the iPod in the Dock.
• If you want to play a movie stored in your iPod player, you should set the player's TV Out option to
On before inserting it into the dock. See page 59.
3. Press the iPod button on the remote control.
• You can also use the INPUT SELECT button on the main unit.
The mode switches as follows :
FM BD/DVD SAT TV VCR CD AUX 1 AUX2 7.1 MULTI CH IPOD AUDIO IPOD VIDEO
Disconnecting an iPod
Follow the steps below to prevent damage to an iPod and data when disconnecting from your
AV receiver.
1. Press the INPUT SELECT button on the main unit to switch to a mode other than IPOD AUDIO or
IPOD VIDEO.
OR
1. Turn off the AV Receiver.
2. Disconnect the iPod player from the iPod dock, or remove the iPod dock connector from the AV
receiver.
M





You must have the VIDEO (Monitor or VCR) output connected to your TV to view iPod video.
See page 24.
Adjust the volume to a moderate level before you connect your iPod and AV Receiver.
When the unit is powered on and you connect an iPod, the unit 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 an iPod and
has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards.
"Made for iPhone" means that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to an iPhone
and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards.
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CONNECTING AN iPod (Continued)
iPod models that are compatible with HW-C900
iPod nano
1st generation
2nd generation
1GB 2GB 4GB
(aluminum)
3rd generation
(video)
4th generation
(video)
4GB 8GB
8GB 16GB
1GB 2GB 4GB
● CONNECTIONS
iPod nano
iPod nano
iPod nano
iPod
iPod
iPod
iPod
1st+2nd generation
3rd generation
4th generation
5GB 10GB 20GB
10GB 15GB 20GB
30GB 40GB
20GB 40GB
5th
generation(video)
30GB 60GB
80GB
iPod
iPod mini
iPod classic
4th generation
(color display)
4GB 6GB
80GB 120GB
160GB
20GB 30GB 40GB
60GB
iPod touch
iPod touch
iPhone
1st generation
2nd generation
iPhone 3G
4GB 16GB 32GB
8GB 16GB 32GB
iPhone 3GS
M
"Made for iPod" means that the dock has been designed to connect specifically for the iPod 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 is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc.
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Connections
CONNECTING THE FM ANTENNA
1. Connect the FM antenna supplied to the FM ANTENNA terminal as a temporary measure.
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.
FM antenna (supplied)
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 Do not place the antenna cable close to the power cord. Keep it as far away as possible.
 If you experience poor FM reception, use an external antenna.
CONNECTING AUX COMPONENTS
You can connect external devices you use for a short time (camcorder, game console, mobile equipment,etc.) to
the front of this unit for convenience.
VIDEO
OUT
AUDIO
OUT
Camcorder
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Basic functions of your AV Receiver
BEFORE USING THE AV RECEIVER
Turning On/Off
Press the POWER button on the main unit for 2 seconds.
• This unit will be turned on.
• You can also turn the unit on/off by pressing the POWER button on the remote control.
Remote control functions
You can operate your AMP (this AV receiver)/ TV and BD(Samsung only)/DVD player with this remote control.
See pages 62 ~ 64 for more details.
To select a function
Method 1
Press the INPUT SELECT button.
● BASIC FUNCTIONS OF YOUR AV RECEIVER
Connect the power plug to the outlet.
This unit will set to Standby mode.
• Each time you press this button, FM BD/DVD SAT TV VCR CD AUX1 AUX2
7.1 MULTI CH IPOD AUDIO IPOD VIDEO will be selected in turn.
Method 2
Press the TUNING/CH, BD/DVD, SAT, TV/AUX1, CD, MULTI CH, VCR/AUX2 or iPod button.
• You can directly select the desired function.
BASICS OF ZONE2
1. When the ZONE2 speaker is connected properly, turn on the main unit and use MULTI ZONE2 in the front panel
or MAIN/ZONE button on the remote control to select ZONE2.
2. Press POWER to turn on the ZONE2 feature, and use INPUT SELECT CONTROL to select a source that you
want to output to ZONE2.
You can also use the INPUT SELECT on the main unit.
The mode function as follows :
FM BD/DVD SAT TV VCR CD AUX 1
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 However, you cannot listen to one FM program in the main zone and a different program in the sub zone.
 The SETUP menu will be disabled in ZONE2 mode.
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Basic functions of your AV Receiver
BASICS OF ZONE2 (Continued)
Using the ZONE 2 controls
Operation
This Unit
Remote Control Unit
POWER
POWER
Display & Indicator
Main On
MAIN/
ZONE2
Zone 2 Mode
Zone 2 Power On
MULTI ZONE
MAIN/ZONE2
POWER
POWER
INPUT SELECT
TV SOURCE
Function
(Turn on ZONE2 to
display “Z” next to
the display of the
input source.)
INPUT SELECT
INPUT SELECT
BD/DVD SAT TV/AUX1 CD
Zone 2 Control Off
(Zone 2 Mode Main Zone Mode)
Zone 2 Power Off
MUTE
VOL
MASTER VOLUME
Æ
,
,
,
,
DIRECT FUNCTION KEY
Volume
(Variable Mode)
(Fixed Mode)
VCR/AUX2
VOL
,
MAIN/
ZONE2
Æ
MULTI ZONE
MAIN/ZONE2
POWER
POWER
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ENG
1
2
INPUT SELECT
TV SOURCE
POWER
MAIN/
ZONE2
BD/DVD
1
2
3
● BASIC FUNCTIONS OF YOUR AV RECEIVER
6
AMP/TV
MUTE
3
4
5
VOL
ASC
TUNING
/ CH
TUNER
MEMORY SUB WOOFER
1
MULTI ZONE
4
Tuner Preset Mode
2
Indicator
5
Volume Control
3
Function
6
Tuner Preset Frequency
M
BD/DVD
SAT
MO/ST
TV/AUX1
MULTI CH VCR/AUX2
CD
iPod
 In ZONE2 FM mode, you can switch only between the preset channels that you have specified in the main zone.
 ZONE2 is enabled only for an analog input source; the digital source is not applicable. If you still encounter a failure after
following all these instructions, check if the input source is of the analog type. You cannot listen to one FM program in the
main zone and a different program in the sub zone.
 You can use MUTE on the remote control to mute the output sound of ZONE2.
 Main Zone : Off, Zone 2 : On It is possible to change into the state of "Main Zone : On, Zone 2 : On" from the state of
"Main Zone : Off, Zone 2 : On" .
AUDIO SETUP
Selecting a source device and connection jack (Digital Audio In)
Select the external devices you have connected to the receiver.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between
SETUP ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select AUDIO SETUP, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select a desired jack.
• Devices switch as follows; BD/DVD, SAT, TV, CD
Æ
Æ
- To exit setup mode • Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
M
You can also use the SETUP, ,,.,<, >, ENTER buttons on the front of your AV Receiver.
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Basic functions of your AV Receiver
SELECTING DIGITAL/(HDMI)/ANALOG
You can listen to sound in 2 channel analog , Dolby Digital or DTS using this unit.
1. Press the INPUT SELECT button to select a desired function (BD/DVD, SAT,TV,
CD, AUX). See page 33.
4
5
6
SLEEP
7
8
9
PROLOCIC
AUDIO ASSIGN
DSP
2. Press the AUDIO ASSIGN button on the remote control to select the audio input
source of the external device you have connected.
• Each time you press this button, the input mode changes as follows:
0
• For BD/DVD function
Ä
Ä
Ä
Ä
Ä
Ä
• For SAT function
• For TV function
• For CD function
Ä
• For AUX1 function
Ä
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 You can also change the input mode by pressing the AUDIO ASSIGN button on the front of your AV Receiver.
 You can enjoy Dolby Digital or DTS if you connect the digital audio output jack of an external audio component to the optical
or coaxial digital audio input jack on the main unit.
 For the TV function, the TV ARC menu will be displayed only if an ARC-compliant TV is connected.
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Setup
For your convenience, you can set this AV receiver's features for the best use.
SETUP MENU TREE
Here’s a quick look at how the setup menus are organized on your AV Receiver.
● SETUP
AUDIO SETUP
BD/DVD
OPT 1,2,3
COAX
OPT 1,2,3
COAX
OPT 1,2,3
COAX
OPT 1,2,3
COAX
SAT
TV
CD
SPK SIZE
SB SETUP
SPK DISTANCE
SPK LEVEL
TEST TONE
DPLIIX SETUP
TONE CONTROL
NEO:6 SETUP
EX/ES SETUP
A/V SYNC
MP3 ENHANCER
SMART VOLUME
ASC SETUP
DRC SETUP
DUAL MONO
HDMI SETUP
VARIABLE SET
VIDEO CONV.
ZONE2 SETUP
12-V TRIGGER
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Setup
SETUP MENU TREE (Continued)
AUDIO SETUP
SPK SIZE
FRONT
LARGE
SMALL
CENTER
LARGE
SMALL
NONE
SURR
LARGE
SMALL
NONE
SBACK
LARGE
SMALL
NONE
FRONTH
LARGE
SMALL
SUBW
YES
NO
CROVR
SB SETUP
60Hz, 80Hz, 100Hz, 120Hz, 150Hz, 180Hz, 200Hz
SURR-BACK
PLIIZ
ZONE2
Bi-AMP
SPK DISTANCE
F.L
F.R
CEN
S.L
1 ~ 30 FT (1 foot steps) , default : 10 FT
S.R
SBL/FHL
SBR/FHR
S.W
SPK LEVEL
F.L
F.R
CEN
S.L
-10 ~ +10dB (1dB step) , default : 00dB
S.R
SBL/FHL
SBR/FHR
S.W
TEST TONE
AUTO
MANUAL
F.L
CEN
S.W
F.R
S.R
-10 ~ +10dB (1dB step)
SBR
M
If Dolby Pro Logic IIz is set to On, the Surround
Back speaker (SBL/SBR) is changed to the Front
Height Speaker (FHL/FHR).
SBL
S.L
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SETUP MENU TREE (Continued)
DPLIIX SETUP
● SETUP
TEST TONE
PANORAMA
OFF
ON
DIMENSION
-7 ~ 0 ~ +7
C- WIDTH
0~7
TONE CONTROL
TONE
OFF
ON
BASS
-6dB ~ +6dB (1dB Step)
TREBLE
-6dB ~ +6dB (1dB Step)
NEO:6 SETUP
C-IMAGE
0~5
EX/ES SETUP
A/V SYNC
AUTO
OFF
ON
SYNC OFF ~ SYNC 240MS (10MS Step)
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Setup
SETUP MENU TREE (Continued)
MP3 ENHANCER
OFF
ON
SMART VOLUME
OFF
ON
ASC SETUP
START
EQ ON / EQ OFF
DRC SETUP
AUTO
DUAL MONO
CH1
HDMI SETUP
SYNC
MAX
STD
CH2
MIN
CH1CH2
OFF
ON
AVR
TV
ON
OFF
OFF
AUTO
AUDIO
ANYNET+
TV ARC
VARIABLE SET
OFF
ON
VIDEO CONV.
AUTO
BYPASS
ZONE 2 SETUP
FIXED
VARIABLE
12-V TRIGGER
T1
OFF
BD/DVD
SAT
OFF
BD/DVD
SAT
T2
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SETTING THE SPEAKER SIZE
Signal outputs and frequency response from the speaker will be adjusted according to your speaker configuration and whether
certain speakers are used or not.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
Æ
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select SPK SIZE, and then press the ENTER or
► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the speaker you want, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
• Each time you press the ▲▼ buttons, FRONT CENTER SURR
SBACK(DPLllX)
FRONTH(DPLllZ) SUBW CROVR will be
selected in turn.
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5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the mode (LARGE, SMALL etc.) for the
selected speaker.
6. Repeat steps 3-5 to set the mode for each speaker.
- To exit setup mode • Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
Setting the Speaker
SPEAKER
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Possible Settings
Default Setting
FRONT (Front)
LARGE, SMALL
SMALL
CENTER (Center)
LARGE, SMALL, NONE
SMALL
SURR (Surround)
LARGE, SMALL, NONE
SMALL
SBACK (Surround Back)
LARGE, SMALL, NONE
SMALL
FRONTH (Front Height)
LARGE, SMALL
SMALL
SUBW (Subwoofer)
YES, NO
YES
CROVR (Crossover Frequency)
60, 80, 100,120, 150, 180, 200(Hz) 100Hz
LARGE : Select when using large speakers. You can listen to full range sound.
SMALL : Select this when using small speakers.
NONE : Select when no speaker is used.
YES (subwoofer) : Select when using the subwoofer speaker.
NO (subwoofer) : Select when not using the subwoofer speaker.
CROVR : Select the crossover frequency for the best bass response in your speakers.
 You can also use the SETUP, ,,., <, >, ENTER buttons on the front of your AV Receiver.
 When the Front speaker is only set to LARGE, you can select LARGE of other speakers.
 When the Surround speaker is only set to LARGE, you can select LARGE of SBACK (Surround Back)
speaker.
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CONNECTION SETTING FOR SURROUND BACK
Settings for the surround back speaker differ depending on the connection method and installation site of the
speaker to be connected. You must configure the SB SETUP settings according to the connected speaker before
you listen to music properly.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select SB SETUP, and then press the ENTER
or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ to select a proper setting for the surround back speaker.
• SURR-BACK : Select this if you want to install the surround back
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speaker in the default settings. With this setting, you can enable the
Dolby Pro Logic IIx mode.
• PLIIz : Select this if you want to install the surround back speaker in the
top front corner. With this setting, you can enable the Dolby Pro Logic IIz
mode.
• ZONE2 : Select this if you want to connect the ZONE2-specific speakers (left/right) to the surround back port.
With this setting, you can enable the Powered ZONE2 feature.
• Bi-AMP : Select this if you want to connect the Bi-Amp compliant speaker to the surround back port. With
this setting, you can enable the Bi-Amp feature.
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 Depending on the SB SETUP settings, the surround back speaker or front height speaker menus may not
be activated or may differ in the speaker menu: SPEAKER SIZE, SPEAKER LEVEL, SPEAKER DISTANCE.
 Depending on your setting, you may not use different features simultaneously. If you set SURR-BACK, for
instance, you cannot use the following features: PLIIz, ZONE2 and Bi-AMP.
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SETTING THE SPEAKER LISTENING DISTANCE
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 surround speakers.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select SPK DISTANCE, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the speaker you want, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
• Each time you press the ▲▼ buttons, F.L F.R CEN S.L S.R
SBL SBR S.W will be selected in turn.
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5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the Speaker Distance.
• For the FRONT LEFT, FRONT RIGHT, CENTER, SURR. LEFT,
SURR. RIGHT, SURRBACK.LEFT, SURRBACK.RIGHT and SUBWOOFER Speakers, you can set the distance
from the speaker to listening position between 1ft ~ 30ft (0.3~9.0m) in intervals of 1ft (0.3m).
- To exit setup mode • Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
- Setting Speaker Distance Set the distance from the speaker to listening position in intervals of 1ft(0.3m).
• F.L (front left) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• SW (subwoofer) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• F.R (front right) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• SBL (surround back left) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• S.L (surround left) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• SBR (surround back right) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• S.R (surround right) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• FHL (front height left) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• CEN (center) : 1ft ~ 30ft
• FHR (front height right) : 1ft ~ 30ft
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 If the listening position is beyond the range of the speaker distance setup, set the speaker distance to the
maximum.
 If Dolby Pro Logic IIz is set to On, the Surround Back speaker (SBL/SBR) is changed to the Front Height
Speaker (FHL/FHR).
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SETTING THE SPEAKER LEVEL
You can set the balance and level of speakers.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select SPK LEVEL, and then press the ENTER
or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the speaker you want, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
• Each time you press this button, F.L F.R CEN S.L S.R SBL
SBR S.W will be selected in turn.
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5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the Speaker Level mode.
• You can adjust it from -10 to +10dB in 1 step increments.
• The sound gets quieter at -10dB and louder at +10dB.
- To exit setup mode • Press the SETUP/MENU button.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
- Setting Speaker Level • F.L (front left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• SW (subwoofer) : -10 ~ +10dB
• F.R (front right) : -10 ~ +10dB
• SBL (surround back left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• S.L (surround left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• SBR (surround back right) : -10 ~ +10dB
• S.R (surround right) : -10 ~ +10dB
• FHL (front height left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• CEN (center) : -10 ~ +10dB
• FHR (front height right) : -10 ~ +10dB
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 If Dolby Pro Logic IIz is set to On, the Surround Back speaker (SBL/SBR) is changed to the Front Height
Speaker (FHL/FHR).
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SETTING THE TEST TONE
Use the test tone to check the speaker connection status or level.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select TEST TONE, and then press the ENTER
or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the option you want, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
• AUTO : Test signal will be automatically output as follows; F.L CEN
S.W F.R S.R SBR SBL S.L.
- During test tone output, press the ▲▼ buttons to adjust the speaker
output level from -10 to +10 dB by 1 step.
• MANUAL : Enables you to adjust the output level of the speaker
manually.
1) Press the ENTER or ► button to select the speaker you want.
Each time you press the ENTER button, F.L CEN S.W F.R
selected in turn.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
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S.R
SBR
SBL
S.L will be
2) Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the Test Tone mode you want.
You can adjust the speaker output level from -10 to +10dB by 1 step.
The sound gets quieter at -10dB and louder at +10dB.
- Test Tone Output • F.L (front left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• CEN (center) : -10 ~ +10dB
• F.R (front right) : -10 ~ +10dB
• S.W (subwoofer) : -10 ~ +10dB
• S L (surround left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• SBL (surround back left) : -10 ~ +10dB
• S.R (surround right) : -10 ~ +10dB
• SBR (surround back right) : -10 ~ +10dB
- To stop test tone • Press the SETUP/MENU button once.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and test tone stops.
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 In the Dolby Pro Logic IIz mode, test signal will be automatically output as follows : F.L
S.W
FHR
F.R
S.R
FHL
CEN
S.L.
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SETTING DOLBY PRO LOGIC MODE
This mode provides up to 7.1 channel sound from 2 channel sources, or provides 7.1 channel sound from 5.1 channel
sources for music or movie mode.
Press the PROLOGIC button on the remote control.
• MOVIE : Adds realism to the movie soundtrack.
• MUSIC : Provides up to 7.1 channel surround sound for digital, analog or existing stereo sources.
• GAME : Enhances the excitement of the game’s sound.
• MATRIX : You will hear up to 7.1 channel surround sound.
• PL (Pro Logic) : You will experience a surround effect with 5.1 channel surround sound.
• OFF : Output the original signal as it is without applying the sound field effect or any other sound effect.
SETTING DOLBY PRO LOGIC IIx
This function works only in Dolby Pro Logic IIx MUSIC mode.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select DPLIIX SETUP, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the option you want, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
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• PANORAMA : You can set it ON or OFF.
(This mode extends the front stereo image to include the surround
speakers for an exciting "wraparound" effect with side wall imaging.)
• DIMENSION : You can set from -7 to +7.
(Incrementally adjusts the sound field (DSP)from the front or surround.)
• C- WIDTH : You can set from 0 to 7.
(This sets the width of the center sound image. The higher the setting, the less sound comes from the center
speaker.)
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 PANORAMA, DIMENSION and CENTER WIDTH settings are enabled only if the Dolby Pro Logic Mode is set
to MUSIC.
 You cannot use Dolby Pro Logic llx mode for multi channel signals such as Dolby Digital, Dolly Digital +,
Dolby true HD, DTS, DTS-HD Master Audio.
 Pro Logic works only for PCM audio signals with sampling frequencies of 32KHz, 44KHz or 48KHz.
 When Dolby Pro Logic IIz is set ON, Dolby Pro Logic IIx can not be used.
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SETTING TONE CONTROL
This will enable you to adjust the bass and treble level.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select TONE CONTROL, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the option you want, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
• Each time you press this button, TONE BASS TREBLE will be
selected in turn.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
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5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the Tone Control mode you want.
• If it is set to TONE OFF, the Tone Control function will be disabled.
• You can adjust it from -6 to +6dB by 1 step.
• The sound gets quieter at -6dB and louder at +6dB.
- To exit setup mode • Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
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 The Tone Control function can be applied to all channels except for the subwoofer.
SETTING NEO:6 MODE
You can play back 2 channel sound over 7.1 channels when enjoying music or a movie.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select NEO:6 SETUP, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the C-IMAGE mode you want.
You can set C-IMAGE from 0 to 5
This parameter adjusts the center image through the front and center
speakers. "5" is the wider.
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- To exit setup mode• Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
Using NEO:6 mode
Press the NEO:6 button on the remote control.
• MUSIC : When listening to music, you can experience sound effects as if you are listening to the actual
performance.
• CINEMA : Adds realism to the movie soundtrack.
• OFF : Output the original signal as it is without applying the sound field effect or any other sound effect.
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 NEO:6 works only for 2-ch audio signals with sampling frequencies of 32KHz, 44KHz or 48KHz.
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SETTING EX/ES MODE
When surround back speakers are connected, you can listen to 7.1 multi-channel sound using the built-in Dolby Digital
Surround EX or DTS ES decoder. This function works when a Dolby Digital or DTS source (such as a DVD player) is input, and
does not work with L.PCM and Dolby Digital 2 channel sources.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select EX/ES SETUP, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the EX/ES mode you want.
• AUTO : If the unit receives an audio signal that it can recognize, it will
select an optimal decoder for playback in 7.1 channels.
If the amplifier does not recognize the audio signal, it will not play in 7.1
channel automatically.
• ON : Dolby Digital or DTS signal will be played in 7.1 channel using Dolby
Digital Surround EX / DTS ES decoder.
• OFF : Dolby Digital Surround EX / DTS ES decoder will not be used for playback.
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- To exit setup mode• Press the SETUP/MENU button.
SETUP OFF appears on the display and Setup Mode is exited.
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You cannot use DTS-ES without surround back speakers connected.
AV SYNC
Video may look slower than the audio if it is connected to a digital TV. If this occurs, adjust the audio delay time to
match the video.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select A/V SYNC, and then press the ENTER or
► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the A/V Sync mode you want.
• You can adjust it from OFF to 240MS in 10MS steps.
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MP3 ENHANCER
This also helps enhance your sound experience (ex. mp3 music). Use this if you want to hear better sound from a
low quality mp3 source.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select MP3 ENHANCER, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ON or OFF.
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SMART VOLUME
This will regulate and stabilize the volume level against a drastic volume change when changing channels or during a
scene transition.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select SMART VOLUME, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ON or OFF.
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ASC (AUTO SOUND CALIBRATION) SETUP
By setting the ASC function just once when you relocate or install the unit, you can have the unit automatically
recognize the distance between speakers, levels between channels, and frequency characteristics to create a 7.1channel sound field optimized for your environment.
- Before Setting 1. Plug the ASC microphone into the ASC MIC jack.
2. Place the ASC microphone at the listening position.
3. Press the ASC button on the front panel, and then press the ENTER button.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
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3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ASC SETUP, and then press the ENTER
or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ASC START, and then press the ENTER
button.
• To create the optimal 7.1 channel sound field, the selections are in the
following sequence:
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L ➞ C ➞ R ➞ SR ➞ SBR ➞ SBL ➞ SL ➞ SW
• EQ ON : The ASC(Auto Sound Calibration) EQ mode is set to on.
EQ OFF: The ASC(Auto Sound Calibration) EQ mode is set to off.
5. If you see a ASC READY message on the screen, press the ENTER button to apply the measurement value.
And then unplug the ASC microphone.
ASC
Microphone
To cancel the ASC (Auto Sound Calibration) setup.
This will be automatically reverted if you press the RETERN button.
* If ASC error occurs, see "ASC Error List" on page 66.
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Setting the ASC function takes about 3 minutes.
Because the volume level of the tone is fixed during the ASC setup, you cannot adjust the volume using the volume control.
If the ASC microphone is disconnected during the ASC setup, the setup will be canceled.
You can also press the ASC button on the remote control to use this function.
If Dolby Pro Logic ||z is set to ON, the selection are in the following sequence : FL CEN FR SR
FHR FHL
SL SW.
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DRC SETUP
You can use this function to enjoy Dolby Digital sound when watching movies at low volume at night.DRC
compresses the audio to make the loudest sounds quieter and the quietest sounds louder.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select DRC SETUP, and then press the ENTER
or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the DRC Setup mode you want.
• AUTO : The Dynamic Range Control will be set automatically based on
the information provided by the Dolby TrueHD Soundtrack.
• MAX : Sets DRC effect to maximum.
• STD : Sets DRC effect to standard.
• MIN : Sets DRC effect to minimum.
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DUAL MONO SETUP
Dual mono programs have two independent mono channels.
You can use this function when dual mono programs are played.
When you use this function, select audio channels CH1, CH2 or both Channel.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select DUAL MONO, and then press the ENTER
or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the DUAL MONO option you want.
• CH1 : Channel 1 is heard only.
• CH2 : Channel 2 is heard only.
• CH1CH2 : Both channels are heard from front speakers.
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HDMI SETUP
Use this if you want to receive audio from HDMI connected external devices.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP ENTER and
SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select HDMI SETUP, and then press the ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select the option you want, and then press the ENTER or ► button.
5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the HDMI Setup mode you want.
• HDMI SYNC : ON, OFF
The AV receiver can be set to automatically correct any delay between the video and
the audio, based on the data from the connected TV.
- ON : HDMI Sync is enabled.
- OFF : HDMI Sync is disabled.
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• HDMI AUDIO : AVR(Audio Video Receiver), TV
This preference determines whether audio received at the HDMI IN is output by the
HDMI OUT.
If you want to listen to audio from an HDMI connected external device through your HDMI connected TV's speakers, set it to TV.
Otherwise, leave it on AVR to listen to audio from the A/V receiver.
- AVR : HDMI audio is not output
- TV : HDMI audio is output
• HDMI ANYNET+ : ON, OFF
Anynet+ is a function that enables you to control other Samsung Devices with your Samsung TV's remote control.
- ON : Anynet+ is enabled.
- OFF : Anynet+ is disabled.
• TV ARC : AUTO , OFF
If you use the HDMI cable to connect between HDMI IN of an Audio Return Channel-compliant TV and HDMI OUT (ARC) of the
main unit, you can listen to the TV sound through the main unit connected speaker without the further connection.
- AUTO : The audio signal from the TV can be sent to the HDMI OUT of the main unit.
- OFF : Turn TV ARC funtion off.
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HDMI Audio is enabled only if both the HDMI INPUT and HDMI OUT are connected properly and working normally.
HDMI Sync function works only if your HDMI compatible TV supports this function.
If ANYNET+ is set to OFF, TV ARC will be set to OFF accordingly that cannot switch to AUTO.
The TV ARC function will be active only via the HDMI OUT terminal.
VARIABLE SET (Low Power Consumption SETUP)
This function enhances electric power efficiency.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP ENTER and
SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select VARIABLE SET, and then press the ENTER or ►
button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ON or OFF.
• ON :This is Samsung's electric power efficiency function, you can save about 30
% for power consumption.
• OFF: Normal power efficiency function.
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 This function is not available after the Tone Control, Speaker Level, SFE mode or ASC is changed from the
factory setting.
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VIDEO CONV. (Video Conversion)
You can convert the incoming composite or component video signal into a maximum quality of the connected TV if
you output the converted video via HDMI OUT.
● SETUP
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select VIDEO CONV., and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select BYPASS or AUTO.
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• BYPASS : Converts the input video source into the digital counterpart
without changing the resolution.
• AUTO : Converts the incoming video signal before outputting in the
maximum resolution that the connected TV supports.
Video conversion flow according to the connected port
As shown in the illustration, if the unit’s HDMI Out is connected to a TV or monitor, the analog video source
(composite or component) from the video device is processed for up-conversion automatically for HDMI output.
If connected to a TV or monitor through Composite or Component ports, corresponding analog signal will be
output respectively, without any conversion. In case if the unit and video source device is connected in multiple
methods (HDMI, Component and Composite video) at the same time: Video input signal is automatically selected
in the order of Component Video Composite Video.
Input
Signal
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Output
Signal
Video
Conversion
HDMI OUT
HDMI IN
HDMI OUT
HDMI IN
COMPONENT OUT
COMPONENT IN
COMPONENT OUT
COMPONENT IN
VIDEO OUT
VIDEO IN
VIDEO OUT
VIDEO IN
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This enables upconverting up to a quality of 1080p.
Auto conversion is not applied to a video source incoming from HDMI IN port.
The maximum resolution of the input video signal is 1080i.
If the input is 1080i (Component) signal, the output will be in 1080i including HDMI. (1080p is not
available for output)
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ZONE2 SETUP
You can use the remote control or the master volume of the main unit to adjust the volume of ZONE2.
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select ZONE2 SETUP, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select VARIABLE or FIXED.
• VARIABLE : You can control the ZONE2 volume directly in the main unit.
• FIXED : Select this if you can control the ZONE2 volume directly in the
external amplifier.
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 However, you can still use the MUTE button on the remote control regardless of the ZONE2 SETUP
settings.
 If SB is set to ZONE2, “ZONE2 SETUP” will be changed to “VOL VARIABLE” accordingly.
12-V TRIGGER
Two different 12 Volt trigger outputs allow automatic activation of externally controlled devices.
Each port supports 12V/30mA trigger-activated functions (BD/DVD, SAT)
1. Press the SETUP/MENU button on the remote control.
• Each time the button is pressed, the mode switches between SETUP
ENTER and SETUP OFF.
2. Press the ENTER button to select SETUP ENTER.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select 12-V TRIGGER, and then press the
ENTER or ► button.
4. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select T1 or T2, and then press the ENTER or
► button.
5. Press the ▲▼ buttons to set the external device mode you want.
Æ
Æ
• BD/DVD : When switching to BD/DVD mode, 12V signal will be output to
the TRIGGER OUT terminal.
• SAT : When switching to SAT mode, 12V signal will be output to the
TRIGGER OUT terminal.
• OFF : 12-V TRIGGER will be disabled.
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Operation
USING THE SURROUND MODES
Using the AUDIO EFFECT button on the front of the main unit
Selecting the DPLIIx mode
SFE will be selected in turn.
2. Press the UP/DOWN ( ,,. ) button.
• Each time you press the UP/DOWN ( ,,. ) button, MUSIC GAME
MATRIX
PL
PL OFF
MOVIE will be selected in turn.
• If you turn Dolby Pro Logic IIz on, HEIGHT PL OFF will be selected in turn.
• You can also select the DPLIIx mode by pressing the PROLOGIC button on the remote control.
● OPERATION
1. Press the AUDIO EFFECT button to select DPLIIX.
• Each time you press this button, DPLIIX NEO:6
Selecting the NEO:6 mode
1. Press the AUDIO EFFECT button briefly to select NEO:6.
• Each time you press this button, DPLIIX NEO:6 SFE will be selected in turn.
2. Press the UP/DOWN ( ,,. ) button.
• Each time you press the UP/DOWN ( ,,. ) button, MUSIC CINEMA OFF will be selected
in turn.
• You can also select the NEO:6 mode by pressing the NEO : 6 button on the remote control.
Selecting the SFE mode
1. Press the AUDIO EFFECT button to select SFE.
• Each time you press this button, DPLIIX NEO:6
SFE will be selected in turn.
2. Press the UP/DOWN ( ,,. ) button.
• Each time you press the UP/DOWN ( ,,. ) button, STEREO HALL 1 HALL 2 J.CLUB
CHURCH ROCK CLASSIC LIVE GAME MOVIE CONCERT STADIUM
will be selected in turn.
• You can also select the SFE mode by pressing the DSP button on the remote control.
M
You cannot use Dolby Pro Logic llx mode for Analog multi channel signals, LPCM multi channel
signals from HDMI, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD Master Audio and DTS-HD High
Resolution Audio.
 Pro Logic works with the audio signals with sampling frequencies of 32KHz, 44KHz or 48KHz.
Using the S.DIRECT button on the front of the main unit
Output the original signal as it is without applying the sound field effect or any other sound effect.
Press the S.DIRECT button.
M
The screen will display “DIRECT” instead of “S.DIRECT”.
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Operation
USING THE SURROUND MODES (Continued)
Input Signal and Surround Chart
o = active, – = inactive
Input Signal
Surround Mode
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital EX
Dolby Digitital EX
Dolby Digital + ProLogic IIx
Dolby Digital + ProLogic Iiz
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby TrueHD
DTS (5.1-ch)
DTS Surround
DTS-ES
DTS Digital + ProLogic IIx
DTS Digital + ProLogic Iiz
DTS 96/24
DTS-ES
DTS 96/24
DTS-HD Master Audio
DTS-HD
DTS-HD High Resolution
Multi-Channel
LPCM Multi-Channel
Multi-Channel
Stereo
2-ch PCM
L/R
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
ProLogic IIx
O
ProLogic Iiz
O
NEO:6
SFE
Multi-Channel
Analog Multi-Channel
Multi-Channel
Stereo
ProLogic IIx
Analog 2-ch
ProLogic Iiz
NEO:6
SFE
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
Output Channel
Display Information
SL SBL
SUBW
Signal Format
Channel Status
SR SBR
Digital + Dolby Digital
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SW
O
O
–
O
Digital +Dolby Digital EX
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Digital + Dolby Digital + ProLogic IIx
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Digital + Dolby Digital + ProLogic Iiz
L, C, R, SL, SR, H, SW
O
O O (Height)
O
Digital + Dolby Digital Plus
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Dolby TrueHD
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
DTS
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SW
O
O
–
O
DTS + ProLogic IIx
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
DTS + ProLogic Iiz
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O O (Height)
O
DTS ES
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
DTS 96/24
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SW
O
O
–
O
DTS-HD MSTR
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
DTS-HD
L, C, R, SL, SR, SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Digtal + LPCM
L, C, R, SL, SR, SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Digtal + LPCM
L, C, R, SL, SR, H, SW
O
O O (Height)
O
Digtal + LPCM
L, R, SW
–
–
–
O
Digtal + LPCM + Dolby Digital +
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
ProLogic IIx
Digtal + LPCM + Dolby Digital +
L, C, R, SL, SR, H, SW
O
O O (Height)
O
ProLogic Iiz
Digtal + LPCM + DTS + NEO:6
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Digital + LPCM + LIVE SURR
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Analog
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Analog
L, C, R, SL, SR, H, SW
O
O O (Height)
O
Analog
L, R, SW
–
–
–
O
Analog + Dolby Digital + ProLogic IIx
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Analog + Dolby Digital + ProLogic Iiz
L, C, R, SL, SR, H, SW
O
O O (Height)
O
Analog + DTS NEO:6
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
Analog + LIVE SURR
L, C, R, SL, SR ,SBL, SBR, SW
O
O
O
O
C
• L/R : front speaker (left/right)
C : center speaker
SL/SR : surround speaker (left/right)
SBL/SBR : surround back speaker (left/right)
H = FHL/FHR : front height speaker (left/right)
SW : subwoofer
M
• LIVE SURR : LIVE SURROUND
Channel status displays are dependent on the speaker configuration.
 SFE mode works with 2-ch signals.
 If Dolby Pro Logic IIz is set to On, the Surround Back speaker(SBL/SBR) is changed to the Front Height
Speaker(FHL/FHR), Dolby true HD, Dolby plus, DTS-HD Audio ,SFE and NE0:6 will be output 5.1 channel.
 ProLogic IIx and ProLogic IIz works only audio signals with sampling frequencies of 32KHz, 44KHz or 48KHz.
USING THE SUBWOOFER BUTTON
You can set the subwoofer Level.
1. Press the SUBWOOFER button.
2. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select Subwoofer LEVEL under the Display with S.
W. (The display disappears automatically.)
- Setting the Subwoofer Level• SW (Subwoofer) : -10 ~ +10dB
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LISTENING TO THE RADIO
You can listen to the radio by using either automatic or manual tuning.
1. Press the INPUT SELECT button to select FM.
M
● OPERATION
2. Select a frequency (radio broadcast).
• Preset tuning :
Press the #,$ buttons on the remote control to select the preset frequency.
• Manual tuning 1 (Automatic tuning):
Press and hold the TUNING/CH ( .,, ) buttons on the remote control to automatically tune in a frequency.
• Manual tuning 2 :
Press the TUNING/CH ( .,, ) buttons on the remote control to increase or decrease the frequency step by
step.
You can also use the SELECT (.,,) button on the main uint to change the radio frequency.
To Listen in mono/stereo
Press the MO/ST button on the remote control.
• Each time you press this button, STEREO or MONO will be selected in turn.
• If you select MONO in an area with weak reception, it will help to reduce noise.
• This function works only with the remote control.
Presetting radio stations
You can preset up to 30 FM stations.
E.g.: Setting station FM 89.10 in preset 2.
1. Press the INPUT SELECT button to select FM.
2. Press the TUNING/CH ( .,, ) buttons on the remote control
to select 89.10.
• Refer to step 2 above to tune in automatically and manually.
3. Press the MEMORY button on the main unit.
• You can also use the TUNER MEMORY button on the
remote control.
• Tuner number will blink on the display.
4. Press the TUNING/CH ( .,, ) buttons on the remote control
to select preset 2.
• You can select from presets 1 to 30.
5. Press the MEMORY button on the main unit.
• Tuner number will disappear and station 89.10 will be saved
in preset 2.
Æ
Æ
Æ
6. To preset other stations, repeat steps 2 to 5.
To Listen to Preset Station
• Press the TUNING MODE button to select PRESET and press the SELECT ( .,, ) buttons.
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Operation
USING AN iPod
You can enjoy playback of your iPod using the supplied remote control.
Listening to Music (iPod audio function)
You can play music files stored in the iPod player by connecting it to the AV
receiver.
1. Connect the iPod dock connector to the iPod jack on the AV
Receiver.
2. Place the iPod in the dock.
• Your iPod is automatically turned on.
3. Press the INPUT SELECT button on the remote control to select
IPOD AUDIO mode.
4. Press the PLAY button on the remote control to play.
• The AV receiver starts playing from the first track of the iPod player.
5. You can use the remote control to control simple playback functions such as the PLAY, PAUSE,
STOP, SKIP (#,$) buttons.
M
See page 31 for compatible iPods.
Compatibility depends on the software version of your iPod.
 You can also select iPod by pressing the iPod button on the remote control.
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USING AN iPod (Continued)
Watching a Movie (iPod Video function)
1. Connect the iPod dock connector to the iPod jack on the AV
receiver.
2. In the iPod screen, move to Videos > Settings and set the TV Out
option to On.
3. Place the iPod in the dock.
4. Press the INPUT SELECT button on the remote control to select
IPOD VIDEO mode.
5. Set the AV IN option of the TV connected to the AV receiver to
COMPOSITE.
● OPERATION
You can play video files stored in the iPod player on a TV by connecting
it to the AV receiver.
<iPod Screen>
Follow the iPod onscreen guide through the following steps.
6. Press the S,T buttons on the remote control to select Videos and
press the ENTER button.
7. Press the S,T buttons on the remote control to select Movies and press
the ENTER button.
8. Press the S,T buttons to select the file to play and press the ENTER
button.
• The iPod's video files will be played on the TV screen.
9. You can use the remote control to control simple playback functions
such as the PLAY, PAUSE, STOP, SKIP (#,$) buttons.
• If you press the PREV button after the playback, the player will
move to the start screen of the current file.
• Press the STOP button to stop playing and return to the list
screen.
• Press the RETURN button to return to the previous menu.
<iPod Screen>
M
You must have the VIDEO (Monitor or VCR) and HDMI connected to your TV to view iPod video.
 See page 31 for compatible iPods.
Compatibility depends on the software version of your iPod.
 When the current file is played to the end, the next file will not be played automatically.
To play the next file, select a file to play in the list screen of the iPod player.
 No other screen than the playback one will appear on the TV screen. Check other screens on
the iPod player.
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Operation
CONVENIENT FUNCTIONS
Sleep timer function
You can set the time that this unit will shut itself off.
Press the SLEEP button.
• SLEEP : OFF 15 30
selected in turn.
4
45
60
90
120 MIN will be
5
NEO:6
SLEEP
7
8
6
DIMMER
PROLOGIC AUDIO ASSIGN
9
DSP
0
To check sleep timer
Press the SLEEP button.
• The remaining time before this unit will shut itself off is shown on the display.
• Pressing the button again changes the sleep time from what you set previously.
To cancel sleep timer
• Press the SLEEP button until SLEEP OFF appears on the display.
Mute function
This function is useful when answering a doorbell or telephone call.
Press the MUTE button.
• MUTE appears on the display.
MUTE
VOL
ASC
TUNING
/ CH
2
3
TUNER
To output sound again
Press the MUTE button again or press the Volume button.
• MUTE will disappear and sound will output.
Adjust the display
You can adjust the brightness of the display.
Press the DIMMER button.
• Each time you press this button, the brightness changes as follows :
Dark Bright.
1
4
5
NEO:6
SLEEP
7
8
PROLOGIC AUDIO ASSIGN
6
DIMMER
9
DSP
0
M
SLEEP, Mute and the Adjust Display functions can only be operated with the remote control.
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Reset function
When the Power is on,
1. Press the MUTE button.
• MUTE appears on the display.
3. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select YES.
• The unit will turn off after 5 seconds.
SLEEP
7
8
PROLOGIC AUDIO ASSIGN
DIMMER
9
DSP
0
MUTE
VOL
ASC
TUNER
MEMORY SUB WOOFER
● OPERATION
2. Press the 2 button five times and then press the ENTER button.
• INITIAL : NO appears on the display.
NEO:6
TUNING
/ CH
MO/ST
SETUP/MENU
INFO
When the Power is Off,
1. Press and hold the MEMORY button on the front of your AV Receiver
for longer than 5 seconds.
• POWER LED will blink one time.
M
RETURN
EXIT
Using the RESET function will erase all stored settings.
 Do not use this unless necessary.
Using headphones
Use headphones (not supplied) for private listening pleasure.
Connect the headphones to the headphone (PHONES) jack and listen to music.
M
Do not turn the volume up too high when you use headphones as it may damage your hearing.
SOFTWARE UPGRADE
Samsung may offer upgrades for AV Receiver's firmware in the future.
Please visit Samsung.com or contact the Samsung call center at
1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864) to receive information about downloading
upgrades and using a USB drive. Upgrades will be possible by connecting
a USB drive to the USB port located on your AV Receiver.
M
 Insert a USB drive containing the firmware upgrade into the USB port
on the back of the main unit.
 Please be careful to not disconnect the power or remove the USB
drive while upgrades are being applied. The main unit will turn off
automatically after completing the firmware upgrade.
When software is upgraded, settings you have made will return to
their default (factory) settings. We recommend you write down your
settings so that you can easily reset them after the upgrade.
 If you failed software upgrade, it is strongly recommended whole USB data
format to FAT16 and retry software upgrade.
 The NTFS USB File System can not be supported.
 Depending on the manufacturer, the USB may not be supported.
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Miscellaneous
OPERATING YOUR TV WITH THE REMOTE CONTROL
1. Press the POWER button to turn on the TV.
2. Press the AMP/TV button to set the remote to TV mode.
• If you select the AMP mode, the button will flash orange.
• If you select the TV mode, the button will flash green.
3. Point the remote control toward the TV.
4. 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.
• If the code matches the TV's code, the TV will be turned off.
5. If TV is turned on or off when you press the POWER button of the remote control, the setting is completed.
• You can use the TV POWER, VOLUME, CHANNEL, MENU and Numeric buttons (0~9).
M
The remote control may not work on some brands of TVs. Also, some operations may not be possible
depending on your brand of TV.
 The remote control will work with Samsung TVs by default.
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OPERATING YOUR TV WITH THE REMOTE CONTROL (Continued)
TV Brand Code List
Brand
AOC
Bell & Howell
(M.Wards)
Brocsonic
Candle
Cetronic
Citizen
CINEMA
Classic
Concerto
Contec
Coronado
Craig
Croslex
Crown
CURTIS MATHES
CXC
Daewoo
Daytron
Dynasty
Emerson
Fisher
Funai
Futuretech
General Electric (GE)
Hall Mark
Hitachi
Inkel
JC Penny
JVC
KTV
KEC
KMC
LG (Goldstar)
Code Number
056, 057, 058
001, 015
001, 002, 003, 004,005,
006, 007, 008, 009, 010,
011, 012, 013, 014
Brand
Luxman
LXI (Sears)
Magnavox
Code Number
Brand
Sylvania
Code Number
018
019, 054, 056, 059, 060,
062, 063, 065, 071
015, 017, 018, 048, 054,
059, 060, 062, 072, 089
Symphonic
Tatung
Techwood
018, 040, 048, 054, 059,
060, 062
061, 095, 096
006
018
001, 018, 040, 048
057, 058, 081
Marantz
Matsui
040, 054
054
Teknika
TMK
003, 015, 018, 025
018, 040
059, 060
018
003
003, 018, 025
097
003
018
046
015
003, 005, 061, 082, 083,
084
062
003
059, 061, 063
003
002, 003, 004, 015,016,
017, 018, 019, 020, 021,
022, 023, 024, 025, 026,
027, 028, 029, 030, 032,
034, 035, 036, 040, 048,
059, 090, 099, 100
040
003
003, 015, 040, 046, 059,
061, 064, 082, 083, 084, 085
MGA
Mitsubishi/MGA
018, 040
018, 040, 054, 059, 060,
075, 101
018
018, 019, 020, 040, 059,
060
003
003
003
006, 007, 008, 009, 054,
066, 067, 073, 074
018
003, 015, 017, 018, 048,
054, 059, 062, 069, 090
015, 017, 018, 040, 048
054, 062, 072, 112, 114,
117, 118
063, 066, 080, 091
015, 018, 059
040
006, 066, 067
Toshiba
019, 057, 063, 071, 101
107, 109, 110, 111, 113
018
059, 060, 069
015, 017, 018, 040, 048,
054, 060, 064
018
040
003
058, 079
001
003, 054
054
054, 109, 114
054
054, 114
054, 112, 114
019, 065, 103
003
003
006, 040, 056, 059, 066,
067, 068
040
015, 018, 050, 059, 069
045
056, 059, 067, 086
070
059, 061, 087, 088
003, 015, 040
015
001, 015, 016, 017, 037,
038, 039, 040, 041, 042,
043, 044, 054, 086
MTC
NEC
Nikei
Onking
Onwa
Panasonic
Penney
Philco
Philips
Pioneer
Portland
Proton
QUASAR
Radio Shack
RCA/Proscan
Realistic
Sampo
Samsung
Sanyo
Scott
Sears
Sharp
Signature 2000
(M.Wards)
Sony
Soundesign
Spectricon
SSS
017, 048, 056, 060, 061,
075
018, 059, 067, 076, 077,
078, 092, 093, 094
003, 019
040
000, 015, 016, 017, 040,
043, 046, 047, 048, 049,
054, 059, 060, 098
019, 061, 065, 101, 102,
103, 104
003, 040, 060, 061
015, 018, 019
015, 057, 064, 101, 105,
106, 115
057, 058
Vidtech
Videch
Wards
Yamaha
York
Yupiteru
Zenith
Zonda
Dongyang
LOWE
FINLUX
YOKO
LOEWE OPTA
PHONOLA
RADIOLA
SCHNEIDER
AKAI
GRUNDIG
054, 112
054
103
108, 109, 113, 119, 120,
121
BLAUPUNKT
SIEMENS
CGE
IMPERIAL
MIVAR
SABA
BANG&OLUFSEN
BRIONVEGA
108
108
113
113
113
114
114
114
FORMENTI
METZ
WEGA
RADIOMARELLI
SINGER
SINUDYNE
TELEFUNKEN
114
114
114
114
114
114
116
● MISCELLANEOUS
Admiral (M.Wards)
A Mark
Anam
050, 051, 052, 053, 055,
101
003, 040
001
018
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Miscellaneous
OPERATING YOUR DVD OR BD PLAYER WITH THE REMOTE CONTROL
1. Press the POWER button to turn on the DVD (BD) player.
2. Press the BD/DVD button on the remote control to set the remote to DVD (BD) mode.
3. Point the remote control toward the DVD (BD).
4. While holding down POWER button, enter the code corresponding to your brand of DVD (BD).
• If there is more than one code listed for your DVD (BD) in the table, enter one at a time to determine which
code works.
• If the code matches the DVD (BD)'s code, the DVD (BD) will be turned off.
5. If DVD (BD) is turned on or off when you press the POWER button of the remote controller, the setting is
completed.
• You can use DVD (BD) POWER, PLAY, PAUSE, STOP, SKIP, MENU and Numeric buttons (0~9).
M
The remote control may not work on some brands of DVD.
Also, some operations may not be possible depending on your brand of DVD.
 The remote control will work with Samsung DVD (BD) by default.
DVD Brand Code List
Brand
DENON
DOONOON
DMTECH
FISHER
GE
HARMAN/KARDON
JVC
KENWOOD
LG
MAGNAVOX
MITSUBISHI
Code Number
003, 032
019
017
002
006
012
010, 013
008
001
004
005, 016
Brand
ONKYO
OPTIMUS
PANASONIC
PROSCAN
PHILIPS
PIONEER
RCA
SAMSUNG
SANYO
SONY
THETA DIGITAL
Code Number
004, 014
011
021
006
004, 023
007, 011, 022, 025
006
000, 027
002
015, 020
011
Brand
TOSHIBA
YAMAHA
ZENITH
TAEGWANG
PS2
X-BOX
APEX
Marantz
Code Number
004, 018
009, 033
004, 024
026
028
029
030
031
BD player Brand Code List
Brand
SAMSUNG
M
Code Number
000, 001, 002, 003, 004
 The remote control will control Samsung BD players only.
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Troubleshooting
Before requesting service, please check the following.
Symptom
Check
Remedy
• Is the power cord plugged into the
outlet?
• Connect the power plug to the outlet.
A function does not work
when the button is pressed.
• Is there static electricity in the air?
• Disconnect the power plug and
connect it again.
Sound is not produced.
• Are the speakers and external
components connected properly?
• Connect them correctly.
• Is the Mute function on?
• Press the MUTE button to cancel the
function.
• Is the volume set to minimum?
• Adjust the volume.
• Is the Speaker Size set incorrectly to
NONE?
• Refer to pages 41 to select LARGE,
SMALL or YES.
Picture does not appear on a
TV when the function is
selected.
• Is the external component connected
properly?
• Connect it correctly.
Remote controller does not
work.
• Are the batteries drained?
• Replace with new batteries.
• Is the distance between remote
control and main unit too great?
• Operate at close distance.
The sound from the left/right
channels is reversed.
• Are the left/right speaker or left/right
input/output cables connected
properly?
• Check the left/right channel and
connect it/them correctly.
Can't receive radio
broadcasts.
• Is FM antenna connected properly?
• Connect the antenna correctly.
There is no sound from
surround speakers.
• Are the surround speakers connected
properly?
• Refer to pages 16 ~18 to connect
them properly.
• Is SURR (surround) incorrectly set to
NONE in the Speaker Size?
• Refer to page 41 to select LARGE or
SMALL.
• Is surround mode set to stereo?
• Refer to pages 55 ~ 56 to select
proper Surround Mode.
• Are the surround back speakers
connected properly?
• Refer to pages 16 ~18 to connect
them properly.
• Refer to page 41 to select LARGE
or SMALL.
• Refer to page 48 to set Surround
Mode to EX/ES.
There is no sound from
surround back speakers
• If the input strength of antenna signal
is weak, install the FM antenna in a
place with good reception.
• Is SBACK (Surround Back) set to
NONE in the Speaker Size?
• Is Surround Mode set to EX/ES?
Can't select EX/ES mode.
● TROUBLESHOOTING
The unit will not turn on.
• Is SBACK (Surround Back) set to
NONE in the Speaker Size?
• Refer to page 41 to select LARGE or
SMALL.
• Is the input signal selected properly?
• Use a 7.1 channel external
component.
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Troubleshooting
Symptom
Check
Remedy
Can't select Dolby Pro
Logic llx mode.
• Is the input signal selected properly?
• Only 2 channel signal can select
Dolby Pro Logic IIx mode. (ex:Dolby
Digital, PCM, 2 channel analog input
signal.)
Can't select NEO:6 mode.
• Is the input signal selected properly?
• Use PCM and Analog input signal.
There is no sound when
playing a DTS encoded
DVD.
• Is Digital input selected?
• Check whether the DVD player is
properly connected and refer to
page 36 to select the digital input.
Product protection function
Heat protection
• The protection function will come on if the main unit or power transformer overheats.
"
" will appear in the display .
This function will come on :
- If speaker terminal is shorted
- If speaker cable is shorted
If there is no problem when you turn the unit on again after turning it off, PROTECTION mark will disappear on the
display and the unit will work properly.
M
If PROTECTION appears on the display, check whether the speaker terminal is shorted and then turn on
the unit again.
ASC Error List
Error No.
VFD Message
Action
E01
HP CONCT
E02
NO MIC
Connect the microphone.
E03
NOISY
Take an appropriate action to reduce the surrounding noise.
E04
MIC LEVL
The speaker is too close to the microphone.
Check the distance between speaker and microphone.
E05
NO FRONT
Check if the front speaker is connected properly.
E07
LEVL OVR
Check the position of each of speaker and microphone.
E08
DIST OVR
The distance between speaker and microphone exceeds the acceptable value.
Check the location of microphone and each speaker.
E13
TIME OVR
Unplug the power cable and plug it back.
Then, perform ASC again.
E14
CODE ERR
Unplug the power cable and plug it back.
Then, perform ASC again.
Disconnect the headphones.
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ENG
Appendix
SPECIFICATIONS
FM TUNER
AMPLIFIER
FREQUENCY
RESPONSE
HDMI
VIDEO OUTPUT
120V, 60 Hz
Standby power consumption
0.9W
Power consumption
75W
Weight
12.3 Ibs
Dimensions (W x H x D)
17 x 6.5 x 14.2 inches
Operating temperature range
41°F~+95°F
Operating humidity range
10%~75%
Frequency response
87.5~108.0MHz
Usable sensitivity
12dBf
S/N ratio
MONO/STEREO 55/55dB
Distortion
MONO/STEREO 0.3/0.8%
Stereo separation
30dB
Rated output
20Hz~20kHz/THD = 0.9%
Front speaker (left+right)
6 Ω 120W/CH
Center speaker
6 Ω 120W/CH
Surround speaker (left+right)
6 Ω 120W/CH
Surround back speaker (left+right)
6 Ω 120W/CH
Input sensitivity/impedance
450mV/47kΩ
S/N ratio (analog input)
80dB
Separation (1kHz)
60dB
Analog input
20Hz~20kHz(±3dB)
Digital input/96kHz PCM
20Hz ~44kHz(±3dB)
Input
Compatible 1080p
Output
Compatible 1080p
TV format
NTSC/PAL
Input level/impedance
1Vp-p/75 Ω
Output level/impedance
1Vp-p/75 Ω
Video frequency response
5Hz to 10kHz(-3dB)
S/N Ratio
60dB
● APPENDIX
GENERAL
Power supply
* S/N Ratio, Distortion, Separation and Usable sensitivity are based on measurement using AES (Audio Engineering
Society) guidelines.
- 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.
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