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CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT
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within your unit may cause
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everyone in your household, please do
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wide slot, and fully insert.
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operating and maintenance problems.
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RAIN OR MOISTURE.
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
1. Read these instructions.
2. Keep these instructions.
12.
3. Heed all warnings.
4. Follow all instructions.
5. Do not use this apparatus near
water.
13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning
6. Clean only with dry cloth.
storms or when unused for long periods of
time.
7. Do not block any ventilation
openings. Install in accordance with
the manufacturer´s instructions.
14. Refer all servicing to qualified service
personnel. Servicing is required when the
apparatus has been damaged in any way,
such as power-supply cord or plug is
damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects
have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus
has been exposed to rain or moisture, does
not operate normally, or has been dropped.
8. Do not install near any heat sources
such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or
other apparatus (including amplifiers) that
produce heat.
9. Do not defeat the
safety purpose of the
polarized or
AC Polarized
Plug
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.
10. Protect the power cord from being
walked on or pinched, particularly at plugs,
convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the apparatus.
11.Only use attachments/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.
15.Battery usage CAUTION – To
prevent battery leakage which may result in
bodily injury, property damage, or damage
to the unit:
●
Install all batteries correctly, + and - as
marked on the unit.
●
Do not mix batteries (old and new or
carbon and alkaline, etc.).
●
Remove batteries when the unit is not used
for a long time.
16.Apparatus shall not be exposed to
dripping or splashing.
17.Do not place any sources of danger
on the apparatus (e.g. liquid filled
objects, lighted candles).
EL 6475-E004: 03/11
Class II equipment symbol
This symbol indicates that the unit has
a double insulation system
Canada
English:
This digital apparatus 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.
Français:
Cet appareil numérique n'emet pas de
bruits radioélectriques dépassant les
limites applicables aux appareils
numériques de Class B prescrites dans
le Règlement sur le Brouillage
Radioélectrique édicté par le Ministère
des Communications du Canada.
ATTENTION
L'utilisation des commandes ou
réglages ou le non-respect des
procédures ci-incluses peuvent se
traduire par une exposition
dangereuse à l'irradiation.
ATENCIÓN
El uso de mando o ajustes o la
ejecucción de métodos que no sean
los aquí descritos puede ocasionar
peligro de exposición a radiación.
This warning label is located on the
rear panel and inside this laser
product.
INVISIBLE
CAUTION: LASER
RADIATION
WHEN OPEN. DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM.
LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.
DANGER:INVISIBLE
AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM.
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KATSO SATEESEEN.
VARNING!
OSYNLIG LASERSTRÅLNING NÄR DENNA DEL ÄR ÖPPNAD.
OCH SPARREN AR URKOPPLAD.BETRAKTA EJ STRÅLEN.
or
DANGER - Invisible laser radiation when open.
AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM.
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock,
do not expose this appliance to rain or
moisture.
Use of controls or adjustments or
performance of procedures other than
herein may result in hazardous radiation
exposure.
The set complies with the FCC-Rules, Part
15 and with 21 CFR 1040.10.
Important Note:
Due to the numerous versions of new
CD-Audio copy protection or
enhanced CD-Audio protection
recently available on certain discs,
Philips is unable to guarantee that
this DVD Player is fully compatible
with such new discs. Should you have
difficulty playing any such CD-Audio
discs, kindly refer them to your CDAudio disc retailer.
General Information
Environmental Information
Laser safety
All unnecessary packaging has been
omitted. The packaging has been made
easy to separate into three materials:
cardboard (box), polystyrene foam
(buffer) and polyethylene (bags, protective
foam sheet).
This unit employs a laser. Due to possible
eye injury, only a qualified service person
should remove the cover or attempt to
service this device.
Your DVD player consists of materials
which can be recycled and reused if
disassembled by a specialized company.
Please observe the local regulations
regarding the disposal of packaging
materials, exhausted batteries and old
equipment.
DivX, DivX Certified, and
associated logos are
trademarks of
DivXNetworks, Inc and
are used under license.
This product incorporates copyright
protection technology that is protected by
method claims of certain U.S. patents and
other intellectual property rights owned by
Macrovision Corporation and other rights
owners. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by
Macrovision Corporation, and is intended
for home and other limited viewing uses
only unless otherwise authorized by
Macrovision Corporation. Reverse
engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
NOTE:
PICTURES SHOWN MAY BE
DIFFERENT BETWEEN
COUNTRIES.
CAUTION
(WARNING LOCATION: ON THE
BACKPLATE OF THE SET)
NEVER MAKE OR CHANGE
CONNECTIONS WITH THE
POWER SWITCHED ON.
Manufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. “Dolby”, “Pro-Logic” and the
double-D symbol are trademarks of
Dolby Laboratories.
Manufactured under license from Digital
Theater Systems, inc. US Pat. No.
5,451,942 and other worldwide patents
issued and pending. “DTS” and “DTS
Digital Surround” are trademarks of
Digital Theater Systems, Inc . 1996 Digital
Theater Systems, Inc . All rights reserved.
For Customer Use:
Read carefully the information located at
the rear of your DVD Player and enter
below the Serial No. Retain this
information for future reference.
Model No. DVD 640 / DVD 642
Serial No. _______________
LASER
Type
Wave length
Output Power
Beam divergence
Semiconductor laser
GaAlAs
650 nm (DVD)
780 nm (VCD/CD)
7 mW (DVD)
10 mW (VCD/CD)
60 degree
Contents
General Information
Supplied accessories ....................................... 8
Care and safety information .......................... 8
Connections
Connecting TV ............................................ 9-11
Using Composite Video jack (CVBS) ......... 9
Using S-Video jack .......................................... 9
Using Component Video jacks (Pr Pb Y) . 10
Using an accessory RF modulator ...... 10-11
Connecting the power cord ........................ 11
Optional : Connecting to an Audio System . 12
Stereo has Dolby Pro Logic or Right / Left
Audio In jacks ................................................ 12
Optional: Connecting to a Digital Receiver .. 12
Receiver has a PCM, Dolby Digital, or
MPEG2 decoder ............................................ 12
Functional Overview
Front and Rear Panels .................................. 13
Remote Control ............................................ 14
Getting Started
Step 1: Inserting batteries into the
Remote Control ............................................ 15
Using the Remote Control to operate the
Player ............................................................... 15
Step 2: Setting up the TV ........................ 15-16
Deactivate Progressive manually ......... 15-16
Selecting the color system that corresponds
to your TV ...................................................... 16
Step 3: Setting language preferences ......... 17
Setting the OSD Language .......................... 17
Setting the Audio, Subtitle and Disc menu
languages ......................................................... 17
Disc Operations
Playable Discs ................................................. 18
Region Codes ................................................. 18
Playing discs ..................................................... 19
Using the Disc Menu ..................................... 19
Basic playback controls ........................... 19-21
Pausing playback ............................................ 19
Selecting track/chapter ................................ 19
Mute ................................................................ 20
Resuming playback from the last stopped
point ................................................................ 20
Zoom .............................................................. 20
Repeat ............................................................. 20
Repeat A-B ..................................................... 20
Display ............................................................. 21
Slow Motion .................................................. 21
Searching ......................................................... 21
Program playback ......................................... 21
Special DVD features .................................... 22
Playing a Title ................................................. 22
Camera Angle ................................................ 22
Changing the Audio Language .................... 22
Subtitles .......................................................... 22
Special VCD & SVCD Features ............. 22-23
Playback Control (PBC) .............................. 22
Preview ........................................................... 23
Playing MP3/DivX/MPEG-4/JPEG/Kodak
Picture CD ...................................................... 24
General Operation ....................................... 24
Playback selection ......................................... 24
Special MP3/JPEG features ........................... 24
Preview Function (JPEG) ............................. 24
Zoom picture (JPEG) ................................... 24
Playback with multi-angles (JPEG) ............. 24
Scan Effect (JPEG) ......................................... 24
Playback speed control (MP3) ................... 24
DVD Menu Options
Basic Operations ........................................... 25
General Setup menu ............................... 25-26
Screen Saver .................................................. 25
Smart Power .................................................. 25
Disc Lock ........................................................ 26
Program .......................................................... 26
Audio Setup Menu ................................... 27-28
DOWNMIX ................................................... 27
Digital Output ............................................... 27
LPCM Output ................................................ 27
Sound Mode ................................................... 28
Reverb Mode ................................................. 28
D.R.C. (Dynamic Range Control) ............. 28
Video Setup Menu ................................... 29-31
TV Display ...................................................... 29
Closed Captions ........................................... 29
Video Output ................................................ 30
Progressive ..................................................... 30
Smart Picture ................................................. 31
Preferences Menu .................................... 31-32
Parental ..................................................... 31-32
Password ........................................................ 32
Default ............................................................. 33
MP3/JPEG Navigator .................................... 33
Specifications ...................................... 34
Troubleshooting ......................... 35–36
Glossary ...................................................................... 37
Limited Warranty ................ 38-39
General Information
● Avoid high temperatures, moisture,
water and dust
– Do not expose the player, batteries or
discs to humidity, rain, sand or excessive
heat (caused by heating equipment or
direct sunlight).
● Avoid condensation
– The lens may cloud over when the
player is suddenly moved from cold to
warm surroundings, making it impossible
to play a disc. Leave the player in the
warm environment until the moisture
evaporates.
● Do not block the vents
– Do not operate the DVD Player in an
enclosed cabinet. Allow about 10 cm (4
inches) of free space around the player for
adequate ventilation.
Supplied accessories
Video cable
(yellow)
Audio cable
(white, red)
Remote Control
and
two AA batteries
PREVIEW
MUTE
10 cm
(4 inches)
10 cm
(4 inches)
Care and safety information
● Power consumption
– When the system is switched to
Standby mode, it is still consuming power.
To disconnect the system from the power
supply completely, remove the AC power
plug from the wall jack.
PHILIPS
DVD Home Cinema System
10 cm
(4 inches)
● Care of the cabinet
– Use a soft cloth slightly moistened with
a mild detergent solution. Do not use a
solution containing alcohol, spirits,
ammonia or abrasives.
● Finding a suitable location
– Place the player on a flat, hard, and
stable surface.
● Disc handling
– To clean a CD, wipe it in a
straight line from the center
toward the edge using a soft,
lint-free cloth. A cleaning
agent may damage the disc.
– Write only on the printed
side of a CD-R/CD-RW and only with a
soft felt-tipped pen.
– Handle the disc by its edge; do not
touch the surface.
Connections
Connecting TV
IN
IN
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
AUDIO
IN
S-VIDEO
IN
AUDIO
IN
Pr/Cr
VIDEO IN
IN
S-VIDEO
IN
Y
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
AUDIO
IN
Y
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
AUDIO
IN
V (Pr/Cr)
U (Pb/Cb)
VIDEO IN
Pb/Cb
IN
S-VIDEO
IN
S-VIDEO
IN
V (Pr/Cr)
U (Pb/Cb)
VIDEO IN
Y
Pr/Cr
Pb/Cb
VIDEO IN
Y
1
2
2
VIDEO
OUT
U
V
L
1
VIDEO
OUT
Pb
Pr
L
Y
R
Y
R
AUDIO OUT
S-VIDEO
OUT
DIGITAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL OUT
IMPORTANT!
– You only need to make one video
connection from the following
options, depending on the
capabilities of your TV.
– Connect the DVD Player directly
to the TV.
Using Composite Video jack
(CVBS)
1 Use the supplied composite video cable
(yellow) to connect the DVD Player’s
yellow VIDEO OUT (CVBS) jack to
the VIDEO IN jack (labeled as Video In,
Composite, CVBS, or Baseband) on the
TV.
2 To hear the sound of this DVD Player
through your TV, use the audio cables
(white/red) to connect AUDIO OUT (L/
R) jacks of the DVD Player to the
corresponding AUDIO IN jacks on the TV
(cable supplied).
AUDIO OUT
S-VIDEO
OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL OUT
IMPORTANT!
– S-Video provides better picture
quality.This option must be available
on your TV.
Using S-Video jack
1 Use the S-video cable to connect the
DVD Player’s S-VIDEO OUT jack to the
S-Video in jack (labeled as Y/C or S-VHS)
on the TV (cable not supplied).
2 To hear the sound of this DVD Player
through your TV, use the audio cables
(white/red) to connect AUDIO OUT
(L/R) jacks of the DVD Player to the
corresponding AUDIO IN jacks on the TV
(cable supplied).
Connections
ANT IN
RF coaxial cable to TV
3
IN
Back of RF Modulator
(example only)
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
AUDIO
IN
S-VIDEO
IN
V (Pr/Cr)
U (Pb/Cb)
ANT IN
VIDEO IN
IN
S-VIDEO
IN
TO TV
AUDIO IN
R
L
VIDEO
IN
Y
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
AUDIO
IN
V (Pr/Cr)
U (Pb/Cb)
VIDEO IN
Y
CH3 CH4
4
Antenna or
Cable TV signal
1
2
1
2
VIDEO
OUT
Pb
L
Pr
L
R
AUDIO OUT
VIDEO
OUT
Pb
Pr
Y
S-VIDEO
OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL OUT
AUDIO OUT
IMPORTANT!
– Component Video provides
higher picture quality. This option
must be available on your TV.
– Progressive Scan video quality is
only possible when using
Component Video (Pr Pb Y).
Using Component Video jacks
(Pr Pb Y)
1 Use the component video cables
(red/blue/ green) to connect the DVD
Player’s Pr Pb Y jacks to the
corresponding Component video in jacks
(labeled as Pr / Cr Pb /Cb Y or YUV) on
the TV (cable not supplied).
2 To hear the sound of this DVD Player
through your TV, use the audio cables
(white/red) to connect AUDIO OUT
(L/R) jacks of the DVD Player to the
corresponding AUDIO IN jacks on the TV
(cable supplied).
Y
R
S-VIDEO
OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL OUT
IMPORTANT!
– If your TV only has a single
Antenna In jack (labeled as 75 ohm
or RF In), you will need an RF
modulator in order to view DVD
playback on the TV. The RF
modulator is not supplied with the
DVD Player. See your electronics
retailer or contact Philips for details
on RF modulator availability and
operations.
Using an accessory RF modulator
1 Use the supplied composite video cable
(yellow) to connect the DVD Player’s
yellow VIDEO OUT (CVBS) jack to
the video in jack on the RF modulator.
2 Use the supplied audio cable (white/red)
to connect the DVD Player’s AUDIO
OUT (L/R) jacks to the AUDIO jacks on
the TV.
Connections
Connecting the power cord
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
AUDIO
OUT
S-VIDEO
IN
V (Pr/Cr)
U (Pb/Cb)
VIDEO IN
Y
VIDEO
OUT
L
R
AUDIO OUT
Using an accessory RF modulator
(cont’d)
3 Use an RF coaxial cable (not supplied) to
connect ANTENNA OUT or TO TV jack
of the RF modulator to the ANTENNA
IN jack on the TV.
4 Connect the Antenna or Cable TV service
signal to the ANTENNA IN or RF IN jack
on the RF modulator. (It may have been
connected to your TV previously.
Disconnect it from the TV).
After everything is connected
properly, plug the AC power cord
into the power outlet.
Never make or change any connections
with the power switched on.
When no disc is loaded, press
STANDBY ON on the DVD Player
to turn it on.
“NO DISC” may appear on the
display panel.
5 Set the CH3/4 switch on the RF
modulator to 3 or 4. Set your TV to the
same channel.
OPEN/CLOSE
NO DISC
STOP
PLAY/PAUSE
S
Connections
Optional: Connecting to an
Audio System
Optional: Connecting to a Digital
Receiver
STEREO
OPTICAL
Receiver
AUDIO
IN
OPTICAL
AUDIO
OUT
DIGITAL
DIGITAL
OR
VIDEO
OUT
Pb
Pr
L
L
R
AUDIO OUT
R
Y
S-VIDEO
OUT
VIDEO
OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
AUDIO OUT
DIGITAL OUT
Stereo has Dolby Pro Logic or Right
/ Left Audio In jacks
1 Select one of the video connections to
your TV (CVBS VIDEO IN, S-VIDEO IN,
or COMPONENT VIDEO IN) depending
on the options available on your TV.
2 Use the audio cables (white/red) to
connect AUDIO OUT (L/R) jacks of
the DVD Player to the corresponding
AUDIO IN jacks on the stereo (cable
supplied).
1
2
3
Pb
Pr
Y
S-VIDEO
OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL OUT
Receiver has a PCM, Dolby Digital,
or MPEG2 decoder
Select one of the video connections to
your TV (CVBS VIDEO IN, S-VIDEO IN,
or COMPONENT VIDEO IN) depending
on the options available on your TV.
Connect either the COAXIAL or
OPTICAL jack of the DVD Player to the
corresponding Digital Audio In jack on
your Receiver (cable not supplied).
Set the DVD Player’s Digital Output to
PCM-ONLY or ALL depending on the
capabilities of your Receiver (see page 27
“Digital Output”).
Helpful Hint:
– If the audio format of Digital Output
does not match the capabilities of your
receiver, the receiver will produce a strong,
distorted sound or no sound at all.
Functional Overview
Front and Rear Panels
2; PLAY/PAUSE
– To start or interrupt playback
9 STOP
– To stop playback
STANDBY-ON B
–
IR Sensor
To switch the DVD Player to Standby
mode or ON
– Point the remote control towards this
sensor
Disc tray
Display
OPEN/CLOSE /
–
– Shows the current status of the DVD
Player
Open/Close the disc tray
Mains (AC Power Cord)
–
Connect to a standard AC outlet
OPTICAL (Digital audio out)
Audio Out (Left/Right)
–
– Connect to the optical AUDIO input of a
digital audio equipment
Connect to AUDIO inputs of an amplifier,
receiver or stereo
COAXIAL (Digital audio out)
S-Video Out
–
– Connect to the coaxial AUDIO input of a
digital audio equipment
Connect to S-Video input of a TV
VIDEO OUT (CVBS)
–
YPbPr
Connect to CVBS Video input of a TV
L
VIDEO
OUT
Pr
Y
R
AUDIO OUT
Pb
– Connect to YPbPr input of a TV
S-VIDEO
OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL OUT
Caution: Do not touch the inner pins of the jacks on the rear panel.
Electrostatic discharge may cause permanent damage to the unit.
Functional Overview
Remote Control
POWER B
RETURN / TITLE
– To go back to previous menu /
show title menu
–
DISC MENU
0-9 numerical key pad
– Enters the disc contents menu
– Switches on or off the playback
control mode (for VCD version
2.0 only)
–
Selects numbered items in a
menu
DISPLAY
–
1 2 3 4
– Selects an item in the menu/
fast forward/backward, slow forward/
backward
OK
To switch the DVD player to
standby mode or ON
Displays information on TV
screen during playback
SYSTEM MENU
–
PREVIEW
MUTE
Access or exit DVD Player’s
system menu
– Acknowledge menu selection
S
– To search or select previous
chapter or track
T
– To search or select next chapter
or track
SUBTITLE
STOP ( 9 )
–
– To stop playback
PLAY ( B )
– To start playback
PAUSE ( ; )
– To pause playback temporarily /
frame-by-frame playback
To access subtitle language
system menu
ANGLE
–
Selects a DVD camera angle
ZOOM
–
Enlarge a picture on the TV
screen
AUDIO
REPEAT
– Selects various repeat modes
–
To access audio language system
menu
REPEAT (A-B)
– Repeats playback a specific section
on a disc
PREVIEW
– To preview the content of a track
or whole disc
MUTE
– Disables or enables sound output
Helpful Hint:
Press “STOP” for about 2 seconds to
OPEN or CLOSE disc tray.
Getting Started
Step 1: Inserting batteries into
the Remote Control
3
1
Setting up the TV
IMPORTANT!
Make sure you have completed all
the necessary connections. (See
pages 9-10 “Connecting TV”).
1 Turn on the TV and set it to the correct
2
1 Open the battery compartment.
2 Insert two batteries type R06 or AA,
following the indications (+-) inside
the compartment.
3 Replace the cover.
Using the Remote Control to
operate the Player
1 Aim the Remote Control
directly at the remote
sensor (iR) on the front
panel of the DVD Player.
Step 2:
IR
Video-In channel. You should see the blue
Philips DVD background screen on the
TV.
2 Usually these channels are between the
lowest and highest channels and may be
called FRONT, A/V IN, or VIDEO. See your
TV manual for more details.
➜ Or, you may go to channel 1 on your
TV, then press the Channel down button
repeatedly until you see the Video In
channel.
➜ Or, the TV Remote Control may have a
button or switch that chooses different
video modes.
➜ Or, set the TV to channel 3 or 4 if you
are using an RF modulator.
3 If you are using other external equipment
2 Do not put any objects
(audio system or receiver), turn it on and
select the appropriate input source for
the DVD Player. Refer to the equipment
owner’s manual for details.
between the Remote
Control and the DVD
Player while operating the
DVD Player.
Deactivate Progressive Scan
manually
PREVIEW
MUTE
CAUTION!
– Remove batteries if they are
exhausted or if the Remote Control
will not be used for a long time.
– Do not use old and new or
different types of batteries in
combination.
– Batteries contain chemical
substances, so they should be
disposed properly.
The progressive scan display presents 60
complete frames per second, rather than
30 frames per second of interlaced
scanning (normal TV system). With nearly
double the number of lines, progressive
scan offers higher picture resolution and
eliminates bothersome motion artifacts
jagged edges on moving objects.
To enjoy the quality offered by
progressive scan, a progressive scan TV is
required. To activate progressive scan,
refer to ‘Progressive’ on page 30.
Getting Started
If the progressive function is activated but
your TV does not support progressive
scan or the cables are not connected
accordingly, the TV screen will be blank.
You can deactivate progressive scan as
below.
1 Press STANDBY ON B on the front
panel to switch on the DVD player.
2 Press OPEN/CLOSE / on the front
panel to open the disc tray.
3 Press STOP 9 on the front panel.
4 Press PLAY/PAUSE 2; on the front
panel.
➜ The blue Philips DVD background
appears on the TV screen.
Selecting the color system that
corresponds to your TV
This DVD Player is compatible with both
NTSC and PAL. In order for a DVD to
play on this Player, the color system of the
Disc, the TV and the DVD Player should
match.
PAL – Select this if the connected TV has
the PALcolor system. It will change the
video signal of an NTSC disc and output it
in PAL format.
NTSC – Select this if the connected TV
has the NTSC color system. It will change
the video signal of a PAL disc (VCD only)
and output it in NTSC format.
Multi – Select this if the connected TV is
compatible with both NTSC and PAL
(multi-system). The output format will be
in accordance with the video signal of the
disc.
Helpful Hint:
– Before changing the current TV
Standard setting, determine the color
system of your TV
– If there is not a proper picture on
your TV, wait for 15 seconds for auto
recover.
- - REFER TO THE OWNER'S MANUAL - Changing MULTI to PAL
1. Ensure your TV supports PAL
2. If there is a blank screen on normal TV
wait 15 seconds for auto recover
- - VIDEO SETUP PAGE - -
OK
TV STANDARD
TV DISPLAY
CLOSED CAPTIONS
VIDEO OUTPUT
PROGRESSIVE
SMART PICTURE
CANCEL
MULTI
NTSC
PAL
MAIN PAGE
1 2 - Move
OK - Select
- - REFER TO THE OWNER'S MANUAL - Confirm again to use PAL
If picture is good, press OK button on remote control
1 Press SYSTEM MENU.
2 Press 4 3 to select ‘Video Setup Page’.
3 Enter its submenu by pressing OK.
4 Use the 1 2 3 4 keys on the Remote
OK
CANCEL
TO GO BACK TO MULTI
1. Open tray,
2. Press '3' Key
.
1 2 - Move
OK - Select
Control to navigate in the menu.
Move to ‘TV Standard’ and press B.
To exit from the menu
Press SYSTEM MENU.
Getting Started
Step 3: Setting language
preferences
Setting the Audio, Subtitle and Disc
menu languages
You can select your preferred language
settings.This DVD Player will
automatically switch to the language for
you whenever you load a disc. If the
language selected is not available on the
disc, the disc’s default language will be
used instead. The OSD (on-screen
display) language for the system menu will
remain as you set it, regardless of various
disc languages.
Setting the OSD Language
- - GENERAL SETUP PAGE - OSD LANGUAGE
SCREEN SAVER
SMART POWER
ENGLISH
FRENCH
SPANISH
DISC LOCK
PROGRAM
MAIN PAGE
1 Press SYSTEM MENU.
2 Press 4 3 to select ‘General Setup’ page.
3 Enter its submenu by pressing OK.
4 Use the 1 2 3 4 keys on the Remote
Control to navigate in the menu.
Move to ‘OSD Language’ and press B.
5 Select a language and press OK.
To exit from the menu
Press SYSTEM MENU.
- - Preference Setup Page - AUDIO
SUBTITLE
DISC MENU
ENGLISH
FRENCH
SPANISH
PARENTAL
PASSWORD
DEFAULT
MP3/JPEG NAV
MAIN PAGE
1 Press STOP twice, then press SYSTEM
MENU.
2 Press 4 3 to select ‘Preferences Page’.
3 Enter its submenu by pressing OK.
4 Press 3 4 to highlight one of the
following in the Preferences Page.
– ‘Audio’ (disc’s soundtrack)
– ‘Subtitle’ (disc’s subtitles)
– ‘Disc Menu’ (disc’s menu)
5 Enter its submenu by pressing B.
6 Select a language and press OK.
7 Repeat steps 4~6 for other language
settings.
To exit from the menu
Press SYSTEM MENU.
Disc Operations
IMPORTANT!
– Depending on the DVD or VIDEO
CD, some operations may be
different or restricted.
– Do not push on the disc tray or
put any objects other than discs in
the disc tray. Doing so may cause
the disc player to malfunction.
Playable Discs
Your DVD Player will play:
– Digital Video Discs (DVDs)
– Video CDs (VCDs)
– Super Video CDs (SVCDs)
– Finalized Digital Video Discs
+ Recordable (DVD+R)
– Finalized Digital Video Discs
+Rewritable (DVD+RW)
– Audio Compact Discs (CDs)
– MP3 files disc on CD-R(W):
– Maximum 30 characters display
– Supported sampling frequencies :
32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz (MPEG-1)
16 kHz, 22.05 kHz, 24 kHz (MPEG-2)
– Supported bitrates : 32-256 kbps
(MPEG-1), 8-160 kbps (MPEG-2)
variable bitrates
– Picture files on CD-R/CD-RW:
– JPEG pictures.
– KODAK pictures.
– Fuji color pictures.
– MPEG-4 files on CD-R/CD-RW:
– Simple profile
– Advanced simple profile (640-480)
– DivX® disc on CD-R/CD-RW:
– DivX 4.x and 5.x
– GMC (Global Motion Compensation)
and Q-Pel (Quarter Pixel) not
supported
Helpful Hint:
– If you are having trouble playing a
certain disc, remove the disc and try a
different one. Improperly formatted disc will
not play on this DVD Player.
This DVD Player can play DivX, MPEG-4,
MP3, JPEG, VCD & SVCD files on a
personally recorded CD-R/CD-RW disc
or commercial CD.
● Maximum files programmable is 24.
● MP3: Maximum supported bitrate is
320 kbps or 48 kHz.
● DivX4.x and 5.x comply with this
standard, except GMC (Global Motion
Compensation) and QP (Quarter Pixel)
features.
● MPEG-4: All video codecs that comply
with specifications of ISO-MPEG4.
● JPEG: For baseline JPEG, maximum
resolution is 5120 x 3840 (beyond this
picture will be cropped). For progressive
JPEG, maximum resolution is 2048 x 1536
(beyond this, picture will not be
displayed).
Region Codes
DVDs must be labeled for ALL regions or
Region 1 in order to play on this Player.
You cannot play Discs that are labeled for
other regions.
Look for the symbols on your DVD’s.
1
ALL
Disc Operations
IMPORTANT!
If the inhibit icon appears on the
TV screen when a button is
pressed, the function is not
available on the current disc or at
the current time.
Playing discs
1 Connect the power cords of the DVD
Player and TV (and any optional stereo or
receiver) to a power outlet.
2 Turn on the TV and set it to the correct
Video In channel. (See page 15 “Setting up
the TV”).
3 Press STANDBY-ON B on the front of
the DVD Player.
➜ You should see the blue Philips DVD
background screen on the TV.
4 Press OPEN•CLOSE 0 to open the disc
tray and load a disc. Press again to close
the disc tray.
➜ Make sure the label is facing up. For
double-sided discs, make sure the label of
the side you want to play is facing up.
5 Playback may start automatically
(depending on the disc type).
➜ If a disc menu appears on the TV, see
“Using the Disc Menu”.
➜ If the disc is locked by parental control,
you must enter your four-digit password.
(See page 32).
6 At any time, simply press STOP 9 to
stop playback.
Using the Disc Menu
Depending on the disc, a menu may
appear on the TV screen once you load
the disc.
To select a playback feature or item
● Use the 1 2 3 4 or numeric keypad
(0-9) on the Remote Control, then press
PLAY B to start playback.
To access the menu
● Press DISC MENU on the Remote
Control.
Basic playback controls
Unless otherwise stated, all operations
described are based on Remote Control
use.
Pausing playback
(DVD/VCD/CD)
1 During playback, press PAUSE ;.
➜ Play will pause and sound will be mute.
2 During pause mode, press 1 2 to select
the previous or next picture frame.
3 To return to normal playback, press
PLAY B.
Selecting a title (track) /chapter
(DVD/VCD/CD)
● Press S / T or use the numeric
keypad (0-9) to key in a title (track) /
chapter number.
Disc Operations
Mute
(DVD/VCD/CD/MP3/DivX/JPEG)
● Press MUTE repeatedly to disable and
enable the sound.
Resuming playback from the last
stopped point (DVD/VCD/CD)
Resume playback of the last five discs,
even if the disc was remove from the
Player.
1 Load one of the last five discs.
➜ “LOADING” appears.
2 Press PLAY B and the disc will play from
the last point.
To cancel resume mode
● While play is stopped, press STOP 9
again.
Helpful Hint:
– Resume may not be available on some
discs.
Zoom (DVD/VCD)
Zooming allows you to enlarge the video
image during playback.
1 Press ZOOM during playback to select
the zoom factor.
2 Press 1 2 3 4 to move through the
zoomed image.
3 Press ZOOM repeatedly to increase and
decrease the zoom factor.
➜ Playback will continue.
Repeat (DVD/VCD/CD/MP3)
You can play a chapter, track, title or
entire disc repeatedly.
● Press REPEAT continuously to choose a
Repeat mode during playback.
➜ DVD
‘CHAPTER REPEAT ON/TITLE REPEAT ON/
REPEAT OFF’.
➜ VCD / CD
‘REP-ONE/REP-ALL/REPEAT OFF’.
For VCD2.0, SVCD discs:
– Not available if Playback Control is on
(PBC On).
➜ MP3
If ‘MP3/JPEG Nav’ is WITH MENU:
‘REP-ONE/FOLDER REPEAT/REP-ALL/REPEAT
OFF’.
If ‘MP3/JPEG Nav’ is NO MENU:
‘REP-ONE/REP-ALL/REPEAT OFF’.
Helpful Hint:
– Repeat options are not available on
some discs.
Repeat A-B (DVD/VCD/CD)
You can play only a specific portion of a
Title/Track or Chapter repeatedly.
1 During playback, press REPEAT A-B at
your chosen starting point.
➜ ‘A TO B SET A’ appears on the TV
screen.
2 When the disc reaches your selected
ending point, press REPEAT A-B again.
➜ ‘A TO B SET B’ appears on the TV
screen, and the repeat sequence begins.
3 To resume regular playback, press
REPEAT A-B again.
➜ ‘A TO B CANCELLED’ appears on the TV
screen.
Disc Operations
Display (DVD/VCD)
The Display function allows you to start
playback at any chosen time on the disc.
1 During playback, press and hold DISPLAY
until the time edit box appears.
2 Press DISPLAY once.
Use 1 2 to highlight one of the options
and use the numeric key pad (0-9) to
enter the number of title (track) /chapter.
3 Press DISPLAY twice.
Use 2 to highlight the time option and
use the numeric key pad (0-9) to enter
hours, minutes and seconds from left to
right in the time edit box.
4 Press OK to confirm.
➜ Playback starts from the selected time
on the disc.
● Highlight ‘TIME’, then press 3 4 to view
the status of the playing disc.
For DVD
➜ ‘TITLE ELAPSED/ TITLE REMAIN/ CHP
ELAPSED/ CHP REMAIN’ appears.
For VCD
➜ ‘SINGLE ELAPSED/ SINGLE REMAIN/ TOTAL
ELAPSED/ TOTAL REMAIN’ appears.
Slow Motion (DVD/VCD/SVCD)
During playback, press 3 or 4 to select
slow reverse (SR) or slow forward (SF).
➜ DVD
● Press 3 or 4 repeatedly to select the
slow reverse or slow forward speed:
SFx2 → SFx4 → SFx8 → PLAY
SRx2 → SRx4 → SRx8 → PLAY
➜ VCD / SVCD
● Press 3 repeatedly to select the slow
forward speed:
SFx1 → SFx2 → SFx3 → PLAY
Helpful Hint:
– Slow Reverse is not available in VCD/
SVCDs.
Searching
(DVD/VCD/SVCD/CD/MP3)
● Press 1 or 2 repeatedly to select fast
reverse (FR) search or fast forward (FF)
search.
➜ DVD / MP3
FRx2 → FRx4 → FRx6 → FRx8 → PLAY
FFx2 → FFx4 → FFx6 → FFx8 → PLAY
➜ VCD / SVCD / CD
FRx1 → FRx2 → FRx3 → FRx4 → PLAY
FFx1 → FFx2 → FFx3 → FFx4 → PLAY
Program Playback
(DVD/VCD/CD)
1 Press SYSTEM MENU. Press 4 3 to
select ‘General Setup Page’.
2 Select ‘Program’ and set it to ON, then
press OK (see page 26, ‘Program’).
➜ The ‘Program’ menu appears.
3 Use the 1 2 3 4 keys and numeric
keypad (0-9) on the Remote Control to
select a title (track) /chapter.
4 Press PLAY B to start playback.
➜ For DVD, the maximum programmable
titles or chapters is 16.
➜ For VCD/CD, the maximum
programmable tracks is 24.
● To erase a selection in the Program
Use the 1 2 3 4 keys to select the
item(s), then press OK to delete.
● To list the programmed item(s)
While play is stopped, press SYSTEM
MENU.
Select ‘Program’ and set it to ON, then
press B.
Disc Operations
Special DVD Features
Special VCD & SVCD Features
Playing a Title
Playback Control (PBC)
1 Press RETURN/TITLE.
➜ The disc title menu appears on the TV
screen.
2 Use 341 2 or the numeric keypad
(0-9) to select a play option.
3 Press OK to confirm.
Camera Angle
● Press ANGLE repeatedly to select a
different desire angle. Multiple angles or
perspectives are not available on all discs.
Changing the Audio Language
For DVD
● Press AUDIO repeatedly to select
different audio languages if available on
the DVD.
Changing the Audio Channel
For VCD
● Press AUDIO repeatedly to select the
available audio channels provided by the
disc (LEFT VOCAL, RIGHT VOCAL, LEFT
MONO, RIGHT MONO, STEREO).
Subtitles
● Press SUBTITLE repeatedly to select
different subtitle languages if available on
the DVD.
For VCD’s with Playback Control
(PBC) feature (version 2.0 only)
● Press DISC MENU repeatedly to toggle
between ‘PBC ON’ and ‘PBC OFF’.
➜ If you select ‘PBC ON’, the disc menu
(if available) will appear on the TV.
➜ Use S / T or the numeric keypad
(0-9) to select a play option.
● During playback, pressing RETURN/
TITLE will return to the menu screen (if
PBC is on).
To skip the index menu and play the
Disc directly from the beginning;
● Press DISC MENU to turn off Playback
Control (PBC).
Disc Operations
Preview (VCD/SVCD/CD)
For VCD/SVCD
● While play is stopped, press PREVIEW
on the remote control.
➜ The preview menu will be displayed.
3. TRACK
Divide a single track into nine segments
by regular intervals and display them on
one page to help you preview the
selected track.
1. INTRO
The DVD Player will play every track for a
few seconds providing a summary of the
disc content.
1 Press 1 on te numerical key pad.
2 Press STOP to quit previewing.
2. DISC
Divide a disc into nine segments by
regular intervals and display them on one
page to help you preview the whole disc.
1 Press 3 on te numerical key pad.
➜ Nine segments of the track will
preview on the TV screen.
2 To select other tracks, press S or
T.
3 Use the numerical key pad to choose a
track segment at which to start play.
4. EXIT
1 Press 4 on te numerical key pad.
1 Press 2 on te numerical key pad.
➜ The preview of nine tracks will appear
on the TV screen.
2 To select other tracks, press S or
T.
3 Use the numerical key pad to select a
track to play.
For CD
● While play is stopped, press PREVIEW
on the remote control.
➜ Each track will play for about 10
seconds.
➜ For a JPEG CD, press PREVIEW to
view nine thumbnail pictures on the TV
screen (see page 24).
Disc Operations
Playing MP3/DivX/MPEG-4/
JPEG/Kodak Picture CD
Special MP3/JPEG features
IMPORTANT!
This shows the content of the current
folder or the whole disc.
You have to turn on your TV and set it to
the correct Video In channel. (See page
15 “Setting up the TV”).
Preview (JPEG)
1 While play is stopped, press PREVIEW.
➜ Thumbnails of nine pictures appear on
the TV screen.
General Operation
(example for nine thumbnail pictures)
1 Load an MP3/DivX/MPEG-4/JPEG disc.
2
➜ The DATA CD MENU appears on the
TV screen.
Use 3 4 to select a folder. Press OK to
open the folder.
Root
2 Press S / T to display other pictures
3
on the previous/next page.
Use 1 2 3 4 to highlight a picture. Press
OK to start playback,
Zoom picture (JPEG)
3 Press 3 4 or use the numeric keypad
(0-9) to highlight an option.
4 Press OK to confirm.
➜ Playback will start at the selected file
and continue to the end of the folder.
● During MP3 playback, the selected track
name and current playing time will be
displayed under the ‘File Name’.
● If the ‘MP3/JPEG Nav’ is set to NO
MENU, the DATA CD MENU will not
appear on the TV screen (see page 33).
Helpful Hint:
– Kodak Picture CD, playback will start
automatically without a disc menu.
Press STOP 9 to display thumbnails of nine
pictures.
Playback selection
During playback, you can:
● Press S / T to select another file in
the current folder.
● During playback, press 3 4 1 2 to rotate
the picture on the TV screen.
● Press PAUSE ; to pause playback.
● During playback, press ZOOM repeatedly
to choose ‘ZOOM ON’ or ZOOM OFF’.
● Press S / T to display the picture
with different zoom factors.
● Use 1 2 3 4 to move through the
zoomed picture.
Playback with multi-angles (JPEG)
● During playback, press 3 4 1 2 to rotate
the picture on the TV screen.
3: flip the picture vertically
4: flip the picture horizontally
1: rotate the picture counter-clockwise
2: rotate the picture clockwise
Scan Effect (JPEG)
● Press ANGLE repeatedly to choose
different scan effect.
➜ Various scan effects appear in the top
left corner of the TV screen.
Playback speed control (MP3)
● Press 1 / 2 repeatedly to play backward/
forward at different speeds.
● Press S / T to change tracks.
DVD Menu Options
Basic Operations
Screen Saver
1 Press SYSTEM MENU when play is
- - GENERAL SETUP PAGE - -
stopped to enter the Setup Menu.
OSD LANGUAGE
SCREEN SAVER
SMART POWER
2 Press OK to enter the next level
submenu or confirm your selection.
3 Press 1 2 to enter the submenu or
return to the previous menu.
4 Press 34 to highlight the desired menu.
5 Press SYSTEM MENU to quit the setup
menu.
➜ The settings will be stored in the
player’s memory even if after the player is
switched off.
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Screen Saver’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ Off: Screen saver is disabled.
➜ On: When play is stopped or if no Disc
is in the Player, and if no actions are
performed within five minutes, the screen
saver will be activated.
General Setup menu
The options in General Setup menu are:
‘OSD Language’, ‘Screen Saver’, ‘Smart
Power’, ‘Disc Lock’ and ‘Program’.
OFF
ON
DISC LOCK
PROGRAM
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
General Setup Page.
SET UP MENU - - MAIN PAGE
GENERAL SETUP
AUDIO SETUP
VIDEO SETUP
PREFERENCES
Smart Power
When play is stopped or if no Disc is in
the Player, the DVD Player will switch to
standby mode after fifteen minutes of
inactivity to save energy.
EXIT MENU
- - GENERAL SETUP PAGE - -
1 Press SYSTEM MENU to enter the
OSD LANGUAGE
SCREEN SAVER
SMART POWER
setup menu.
DISC LOCK
PROGRAM
2 Press 3 4 to select ‘General Setup’ page.
3 Press OK to confirm.
NOTE:
Some of the features in the DVD
Menu Options are described in
“Getting Started”.
OFF
ON
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Smart Power’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
4
➜ Off: Smart Power is disabled.
➜ On: When play is stopped or if no Disc
is in the Player, and if no actions are
performed for 15 minutes, the Player will
turn off.
Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
General Setup Page.
DVD Menu Options
Disc Lock (DVD/VCD/CD)
Program
- - GENERAL SETUP PAGE - OSD LANGUAGE
SCREEN SAVER
SMART POWER
DISC LOCK
PROGRAM
LOCK
UNLOCK
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Disc Lock’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ Lock: Select this option and the player
will lock the current playing disc.
➜ Unlock: Select this option and the
player will unlock the current playing disc.
● You will need to enter the password to
confirm unlock selection. Use the
numerical keypad (0-9) on the remote.
The default password is 1234 (see
‘Password’ on page 32).
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
General Setup Page.
Helpful Hint:
– When a locked disc is in the Player, a
menu will appear.
- - GENERAL SETUP PAGE - OSD LANGUAGE
SCREEN SAVER
SMART POWER
DISC LOCK
PROGRAM
ON
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Program’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
➜ On: Select this option to activate
program function.
3 Press OK to enter to ‘Program’ menu
(see ‘Program Playback’ on page 21).
For VCD
PROGRAM
01
09
17
02
10
18
03
11
19
04
12
20
05
13
21
06
14
22
07
15
23
08
16
24
PRESS PLAY TO START
For DVD
PROGRAM
T I T LE 0 1 / 2 6
NO. TT
CH
C H A P T E R 0 0 1 / 0 01
NO.
01
09
02
10
03
11
04
12
05
13
06
14
07
15
08
TT
CH
16
PRESS PLAY TO START
DVD Menu Options
Audio Setup Menu
The options in the Audio Setup menu are:
‘Downmix’, ‘Digital Output’, ‘LPCM
Output’, ‘Sound Mode’, ‘Reverb Mode’ and
‘D.R.C. (Dynamic Range Control)’.
1 Press SYSTEM MENU.
2 Press 3 4 to select the ‘Audio Setup’ page.
3 Press OK to confirm.
➜ All: If you connected the DVD Player’s
Digital (Coaxial or Optical) jack to a
multi-channel decoder/receiver.
➜ PCM Only: Only if your receiver is
not capable of decoding multi-channel
audio.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Downmix
Audio Setup Page.
- - AUDIO SETUP PAGE - DOWNMIX
DIGITAL OUTPUT
LPCM OUTPUT
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Digital Output’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
LT/RT
STEREO
SOUND MODE
REVERB MODE
D.R.C
Helpful Hint:
– If DIGITAL OUTPUT is set to ‘All’, all
audio settings except MUTE are invalid.
LPCM Output
MAIN PAGE
1 Press the 34 keys to highlight ‘Downmix’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ LT/RT: Select this option if your DVD
Player is connected to a Stereo with a
Dolby Pro Logic decoder.
➜ Stereo: Select this option if the TV or
Stereo has right and left Audio In jacks
but does not have Dolby Pro Logic.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
If you connect the DVD Player to a PCM
compatible receiver using Player’s Digital
(Coaxial or Optical) jack, you may need to
adjust ‘LPCM Output’.
Discs are recorded at a certain sampling
rate, measured in kHz. The higher the
sampling rate, the better the sound quality.
- - AUDIO SETUP PAGE - DOWNMIX
DIGITAL OUTPUT
LPCM OUTPUT
SOUND MODE
REVERB MODE
D.R.C
96K
48K
MAIN PAGE
Audio Setup Page.
Digital Output
Set Digital output according to the
optional audio equipment you connected.
- - AUDIO SETUP PAGE - DOWNMIX
DIGITAL OUTPUT
LPCM OUTPUT
SOUND MODE
REVERB MODE
D.R.C
MAIN PAGE
ALL
PCM ONLY
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘LPCM Output’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ 48K: Play a disc recorded at the
sampling rate of 48 kHz.
➜ 96K: Play a disc recorded at the
sampling rate of 96 kHz.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Audio Setup Page.
Helpful Hint:
– The average setting for most Discs is
48K.
DVD Menu Options
Sound Mode
D.R.C. (Dynamic Range Control)
The digital sound effect allows you to
select from various pre-set modes that
control the frequency bands of optimized
certain musical styles. It enhances the
excitement and enjoyment of your
favorite music.
High volume outputs are softened,
enabling you to watch your favorite action
movie without disturbing others at night.
- - AUDIO SETUP PAGE - DOWNMIX
DIGITAL OUTPUT
LPCM OUTPUT
SOUND MODE
REVERB MODE
D.R.C
NONE
ROCK
POP
➜ None, Rock, Pop, Ballad, Dance,
Classic
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Audio Setup Page.
OFF
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘D.R.C’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ Off: The dynamic range of the audio is
not compressed.You will hear the highs
and lows of the sounds.
➜ On: The dynamic range of the audio is
compressed. The loud and soft sound will
be leveled evenly, reducing sudden bursts
of loud sounds.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Reverb Mode
Audio Setup Page.
Reverb mode provides a virtual surround
sound effect even when the DVD Player is
connected to a Stereo or TV that has only
left/right stereo sound capability.
- - AUDIO SETUP PAGE - OFF
STUDIO
MOVIE
STADIUM
CHURCH
CLUB
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Reverb Mode’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ Off, Studio, Movie, Stadium,
Church, Club
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Audio Setup Page.
ON
MAIN PAGE
CLASSIC
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Sound Mode’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
SOUND MODE
REVERB MODE
D.R.C
SOUND MODE
REVERB MODE
D.R.C
BALLAD
DANCE
MAIN PAGE
DOWNMIX
DIGITAL OUTPUT
LPCM OUTPUT
- - AUDIO SETUP PAGE - DOWNMIX
DIGITAL OUTPUT
LPCM OUTPUT
DVD Menu Options
Video Setup Menu
The options in the Video Setup menu are:
‘TV Standard’, ‘TV Display’, ‘Closed
Captions’, ‘Video Output’, ‘Progressive’
and ‘Smart Picture’.
1 Press SYSTEM MENU.
2 Press 3 4 to select ‘Video Setup’ page.
3 Press OK to confirm.
TV Display
Set the aspect ratio of the DVD Player
according to the TV you have connected
and the Discs you are playing.
- - VIDEO SETUP PAGE - TV STANDARD
TV DISPLAY
CLOSED CAPTIONS
4:3 PS
4:3 LB
VIDEO OUTPUT
PROGRESSIVE
16:9
SMART PICTURE
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘TV Display’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
16:9
➜ If you have a wide screen TV.
4:3 Letter Box
➜ If you have a standard TV. In this case, a
wide picture with black bands on the
upper and lower portions of the TV
screen will be displayed.
4:3 Pan Scan
➜ If you have a regular TV and want both
sides of the picture to be trimmed or
formatted to fit your TV screen.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Video Setup Page.
Closed Captions
Closed captions are data that is hidden in
the video signal on specific discs, invisible
without a special decoder. The difference
between subtitles and closed captions is
that subtitles are intended for hearing
persons, and closed captions are for the
hearing impaired. For example, closed
captions show sound effects (e.g., “phone
ringing” and “footsteps”), while subtitles
don’t.
Before you select this function, please
ensure that the disc contains closed
captions information and your TV also has
this function.
- - VIDEO SETUP PAGE - -
16:9
4:3
Letter Box
4:3
Pan Scan
TV STANDARD
TV DISPLAY
CLOSED CAPTIONS
VIDEO OUTPUT
PROGRESSIVE
SMART PICTURE
ON
OFF
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Closed Captions’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ On: Enable Closed Captions.
➜ Off: Disable Closed Captions.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Video Setup Page.
DVD Menu Options
Video Output
Choose the type of video output that
matches the connection of the DVD
Player to your TV.
Progressive
To select this item you must set ‘Video
Output’ to YPbPr (see left) and ensure
your TV has progressive scan.
- - VIDEO SETUP PAGE - -
- - VIDEO SETUP PAGE - -
TV STANDARD
TV STANDARD
TV DISPLAY
CLOSED CAPTIONS
VIDEO OUTPUT
PROGRESSIVE
SMART PICTURE
S-VIDEO
YPbPr
RGB
TV DISPLAY
CLOSED CAPTIONS
VIDEO OUTPUT
PROGRESSIVE
ON
OFF
SMART PICTURE
MAIN PAGE
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Video Output’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ S-Video: If you have connected the SVideo Out jack to a TV.
➜ YPbPr: If you have connected the
YPbPr Out jacks to a TV.
➜ RGB: If you have connected the RGB
out jack to a TV.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Video Setup Page.
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Progressive’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ On: Enable Progressive Scan video.
➜ Off: Disable Progressive Scan video.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Video Setup Page.
Helpful Hint:
– If a blank/distorted TV screen appears,
wait for 15 seconds for auto recover.
– To deactivate the progressive function,
refer to the hint menu displayed on the TV
screen or see pages 15 and 16.
- - REFER TO THE OWNER'S MANUAL - ACTIVATING PROGRESSIVE:
1. Ensure your TV has progressive
2. Connect with YPbPr (GBR) video
3. If there is a blank screen on normal
wait 15 seconds for auto recover
OK
2 3 - Move
CANCEL
OK - Select
- - REFER TO THE OWNER'S MANUAL - Confirm again to use progressive scan
If picture is good, press OK button on remote control
OK
CANCEL
To deactivate progressive:
1. Open tray,
2. Press '1' Key.
2 3 - Move
OK - Select
DVD Menu Options
Smart Picture
In this menu, you can choose an ideal
predefined picture setting.
- - VIDEO SETUP PAGE - TV STANDARD
SMART PICTURE
MAIN PAGE
brightness level.
● Repeat steps 1 - 4 for adjusting the
contrast, hue and saturation.
TV DISPLAY
CLOSED CAPTIONS
VIDEO OUTPUT
PROGRESSIVE
1 Press 1 2 to highlight ‘Brightness’.
2 Press 4 to open the level bar.
3 Press 1 2 to decrease or increase the
STANDARD
BRIGHT
SOFT
PERSONAL
4 Press OK to exit.
Preferences Menu
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Smart Picture’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ Standard: select the standard picture
setting.
➜ Bright: make the TV picture brighter.
➜ Soft: make the TV picture softer.
➜ Personal: set the ‘Brightness’,
‘Contrast’, ‘Hue’ and ‘Saturation’ as you
prefer (see ‘Brightness’ below).
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Video Setup Page.
Brightness
You can personalize your picture by
adjusting brightness,contrast, hue and
saturation.
The options in the Preferences menu are:
‘Audio’, ‘Subtitle’, ‘Disc Menu’, ‘Parental’,
‘Password’, ‘Default’ and ‘MP3/JPEG Nav’.
1 Press STOP twice.
2 Press SYSTEM MENU to enter the
setup menu.
3 Press 3 4 to select the ‘Preferences’ page.
4 Press OK to confirm.
Parental
Some DVDs may have a parental level
assigned to the complete disc or to
certain scenes on the disc. This feature
lets you set a playback limitation level.
The rating levels are from 1 to 8 and are
country dependent. You can prohibit the
playing of certain discs that are not
suitable for your children or have certain
discs played with alternative scenes.
● VCD, SVCD, CD have no level indication,
so parental control has no effect on those
kinds of discs. This also applies to most
illegal DVDs.
- - PREFERENCE SETUP PAGE - AUDIO
SUBTITLE
DISC MENU
I KID SAFE
PARENTAL
PASSWORD
DEFAULT
MP3/JPEG NAV
4 PG 13
5 PGR
2G
3 PG
6R
7 NC 17
8 ADULT
DVD Menu Options
Parental - cont’d
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Parental’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Use 34 to highlight a rating level for the
Password
This feature is used for Parental Control.
Enter your four digit password to play a
prohibit Disc or if prompt for a password.
The default password is 1234.
disc inserted.
➜ DVDs that are rated above the level
you selected will not play unless you enter
your four-digit password and choose a
higher level rating.
➜ To disable Parental controls and have
all Discs play, choose ‘No Parental’.
- - PREFERENCE SETUP PAGE - AUDIO
SUBTITLE
DISC MENU
PARENTAL
PASSWORD
DEFAULT
MP3/JPEG NAV
CHANGE
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Preferences Setup Page.
Helpful Hint:
– Some DVDs are not encoded with a
rating though the movie rating may be
printed on the Disc cover. The rating level
feature does not prohibit play of such Discs.
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Password’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press OK to open the password ‘Change’
page.
- - PASSWORD CHANGE PAGE - -
Rating explanations
1KID SAFE - 2 G
– General Audience; recommended as acceptable
for viewers of all ages.
OLD PASSWORD
NEW PASSWORD
CONFIRM PASSWORD
3 PG
– Parental Guidance suggested.
4 PG13
– Material is unsuitable for children under age 13.
5 PGR - 6 R
– Parental Guidance - Restricted; recommended
that parents restrict children under 17 from
viewing or allow to view only when supervised by
a parent or adult guardian.
7 NC-17
– No children under age 17; not recommended
viewing for children under age 17.
8 ADULT
– Mature material; should be viewed only by
adults due to graphic sexual material, violence or
language.
NO PARENTAL
– All discs will play.
PRESS OK TO CONFIRM
4 Enter your current password as the PLD
PASSWORD. Use the numerical keypad
(0-9) on the remote.
5 Enter a new four-digit code.
6 Enter the new four-digit code a second
time to confirm.
➜ The new four-digit code will take effect.
7 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Preference Setup Page.
Helpful Hints:
– If the new password has been set, the
Parental and Disc Lock code will also be
changed to new password. The default
password won’t take effect.
– To reset the password to the default
setting (1234), press STOP four times.
DVD Menu Options
Default
MP3/JPEG Navigator
Setting the ‘Default’ function will reset all
options to the factory defaults.Your
personal settings will be erased.
This feature allows you to select alternate
settings when you playback picture CDs
(JPEG/DivX) and MP3 CDs.
- - PREFERENCE SETUP PAGE - -
PARENTAL
PASSWORD
DEFAULT
MP3/JPEG NAV
- - PREFERENCE SETUP PAGE - AUDIO
SUBTITLE
DISC MENU
AUDIO
SUBTITLE
DISC MENU
RESET
PARENTAL
PASSWORD
DEFAULT
MP3/JPEG NAV
NO MENU
WITH MENU
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘Default’.
2 Highlight RESET by pressing 2.
3 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Preference Setup Page.
Caution!
– When this function is activated, all
settings will reset to factory
defaults.
1 Press 34 to highlight ‘MP3/JPEG Nav’.
2 Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
3 Press 34 to choose a setting.
➜ No Menu: playback all files in
sequence automatically without a menu.
➜ With Menu: playback files in the
selected folder within a menu.
4 Press OK, then press 1 to return to the
Preference Setup Page.
Helpful Hints:
– MP3/JPEG Nav can be set to WITH
MENU only if the disc was recorded with
menu.
– It may not be available on some discs,
even though it is set to ‘WITH MENU’.
Specifications
TV STANDARD (PAL/50Hz) (NTSC/60Hz)
AUDIO PERFORMANCE
Number of lines
Playback
DA Converter
DVD
625
Multistandard
525
(PAL/NTSC)
SVCD
VIDEO PERFORMANCE
CVBS
YPbPr
1Vpp — 75
0.7 Vpp — 75
VIDEO FORMAT
Digital Compression
MPEG 2 for DVD,SVCD
MPEG 1 for VCD
MPEG-4
DVD
Horiz. resolution
Vertical resolution
50Hz
720 pixels
576 lines
60Hz
720 pixels
480 lines
VCD
Horiz. resolution
Vertical resolution
50Hz
352 pixels
288 lines
60Hz
352 pixels
240 lines
CD/VCD
Signal-Noise (1kHz)
Dynamic range(1kHz)
Crosstalk (1kHz)
Distortion/noise (1kHz)
MPEG MP3
MPEG Audio L3
Mpeg/ AC-3/
PCM
compressed Digital
16, 20, 24 bits
fs, 44.1, 48, 96 kHz
MP3(ISO 9660) 96, 112, 128, 256
kbps & variable
bit rate fs, 32, 44.1,
48 kHz
Analog Sound Stereo
Dolby Surround compatible downmix from Dolby Digital
multi-channel sound
4Hz- 44kHz
4Hz- 22kHz
4Hz- 22kHz
4Hz- 20kHz
4Hz- 20kHz
105 dB
100 dB
105 dB
90 dB
CONNECTIONS
YPbPr Output
Video Output
Audio Output(L+R)
Digital Output
AUDIO FORMAT
Digital
24 bit
fs 96 kHz
fs 48 kHz
fs 48 kHz
fs 44.1kHz
fs 44.1kHz
Cinch 3x (red, green, blue)
Cinch (yellow)
Cinch (white/red)
1 coaxial, 1 optical
IEC60958 for CDDA / LPCM
IEC61937 for MPEG 1/2,
Dolby Digital
CABINET
Dimensions (w x h x d)
Weight
17.13 x 1.69 x 9.25 inch
435 x 43 x 235 mm
Approximately 4.40 pound
Approximately 2.0 kg
POWER CONSUMPTION
Power consumption in Standby mode
< 0.8 W
Specifications subject to change without prior notice
Troubleshooting
WARNING
Under no circumstances should you try to repair the system yourself, as this will
invalidate the warranty. Do not open the system as there is a risk of electric shock.
If a fault occurs, first check the points listed below before taking the system for repair. If
you are unable to remedy a problem by following these hints, please call 1-800-531-0039
for help.
Problem
Solution
No power
– Check if the AC power cord is properly connected.
– Press the STANDBY ON B on the front of the
DVD Player to turn on the power.
No picture
– Refer to your TV’s manual for correct Video In
channel selection. Change the TV channel until you
see the DVD screen.
– Check if the TV is switched on.
Distorted picture
– Sometimes a small amount of picture distortion may
appear, depending on the disc being played. This is
not a malfunction.
Completely distorted picture or
black/white picture with DVD
– Connect DVD Player directly to the TV.
– Make sure the disc is compatible with the DVD
Player.
– Ensure that the DVD Player’s TV Standard is set to
match that of the Disc and your TV.
No sound or distorted sound
– Adjust the volume.
– Check the audio cables and make sure both are
connected secured to the TV or Stereo Audio In jacks.
No audio at digital output
– Check the digital connections.
– Check if your receiver can decode MPEG-2 or DTS.
Make sure digital output is set to PCM Only.
– Check if the audio format of the selected audio
language matches your receiver capabilities.
Disc can’t play
–
–
–
–
Picture freezes momentarily
during playback
– Check the disc for fingerprints/scratches and
clean with a soft cloth wiping from center to edge.
No return to start-up screen when
disc is removed
– Reset the unit by switching the player off, then on
again.
A DVD+R/CD-R must be finalized.
Ensure the disc label is facing up.
Check if the disc is defective by trying another disc.
If you have recorded a Picture CD or MP3 CD
yourself, ensure that your disc contains at least 10
pictures or 5 MP3 tracks.
– Check the Disc’s Region Code. It must be 1 or ALL.
Troubleshooting
Problem
Solution
The player does not respond to
the Remote Control
– Aim the Remote Control directly at the sensor
on the front of the player.
– Reduce the distance to the player.
– Replace the batteries in the Remote Control.
– Re-insert the batteries with their polarities (+/–
signs) as indicated.
Buttons do not work
– To completely reset the player, unplug the AC
cord from the AC outlet for 5-10 seconds.
Player does not respond to some
operating commands during playback.
– Operations may not be permitted by the disc.
Refer to the instructions of the disc jacket.
DVD Player cannot read
CDs/DVDs
– Use a commonly available cleaning CD/DVD to
clean the lens before sending the DVD Player for
repair.
Menu items cannot be selected
– Press STOP twice before selecting the System Menu.
– Depending on the disc availability, some menu items
cannot be selected.
Unable to play DivX movies
– Check that the DivX file is encoded in ‘Home
Theater’ mode with DivX 5.x encoder.
DVD Player upgrades
– If a DVD does not play properly, contact Philips at 1800-531-0339 for assistance. Due to the
inconsistency of Disc formats provided by various
Disc manufacturers, your DVD Player may require a
playability enhancement. As DVD technology has
advanced, these enhancements have become both
common and easy to complete.
If you are unable to remedy a problem by following these hints, contact Philips.
Glossary
Analog: Sound that has not been turned into
numbers. Analog sound varies, while digital
sound has specific numerical values. These
jacks send audio through two channels, the left
and right.
Aspect ratio: The ratio of vertical and
horizontal sizes of a displayed image. The
horizontal vs. vertical ratio of conventional TVs.
is 4:3, and that of wide-screens is 16:9.
AUDIO OUT Jacks: Red and white jacks on
the back of the DVD Player that send audio to
another system (TV, Stereo, etc.).
Bit Rate: The amount of data used to hold a
given length of music; measured in kilobits per
second, or kbps. Or, the speed at which you
record. Generally, the higher the bit rate, or the
higher the recording speed, the better the
sound quality. However, higher bit rates use
more space on a Disc.
Chapter: Sections of a movie or a music
piece on a DVD that are smaller than titles. A
title is composed of several chapters. Each
chapter is assigned a chapter number enabling
you to locate the chapter you want.
Component Video Out Jacks: Red, blue
and green jacks on the back of the DVD
System that send high-quality video to a TV
that has Component Video In jacks (R/G/B, Y/
Pb/Pr, YUV, etc.).
Digital: Sound that has been converted into
numerical values. Digital sound is available
when you use the DIGITAL AUDIO OUT
(COAXIAL or OPTICAL) jacks. These jacks
send audio through multiple channels, instead
of just two channels as analog does.
Disc menu: A screen display prepared for
allowing selection of images, sounds, subtitles,
multi-angles, etc recorded on a DVD.
Dolby Digital: A surround sound system
developed by Dolby Laboratories containing up
to six channels of digital audio (front left and
right, surround left and right, center and
subwoofer).
JPEG: A very common digital still picture
format. A still-picture data compression system
proposed by the Joint Photographic Expert
Group, which features small decrease in image
quality in spite of its high compression ratio.
MP3: A file format with a sound data
compression system. “MP3” is the abbreviation
of Motion Picture Experts Group 1 (or MPEG1) Audio Layer 3. By using the MP3 format. One
CD-R or CD-RW can contain about 10 times
more data then a regular CD.
Multichannel: DVDs are formatted to have
each sound track constitute one sound field.
Multichannel refers to a structure of sound
tracks having three or more channels.
Parental Control: Limits Disc play according
to the age of the users or the limitation level in
each country. The limitation varies from disc to
disc; when it is activated, playback will be
prohibited if the software’s level is higher than
the user-set level.
PCM (Pulse Code Modulation): A system
for converting analog sound to digital sound for
later processing, with no data compression
used in conversion.
Playback control (PBC): Refers to the
signal recorded on video CDs or SVCDs for
controlling playback. By using menu screens
recorded on a Video CD or SVCD that
supports PBC, you can enjoy interactive
playback and searching.
Progressive Scan: It displays all the
horizontal lines of a picture at one time, as a
single frame. This system can convert the
interlaced video from DVD into progressive
format when the DVD Player is connected to a
Progressive Scan TV. It dramatically increases
the vertical resolution and provides the best
picture.
Region code: A system allowing discs to be
played only in the region designated. This unit
will only play discs that have compatible region
codes. You can find the region code of your
unit by looking on the product label. Some
discs are compatible with more than one
region (or ALL regions).
S-Video: Produces a clear picture by sending
separate signals for the luminance and the
color. You can use S-Video only if your TV has
an S-Video In jack.
Title: The longest section of a movie or music
feature on DVD. Each title is assigned a title
number, enabling you to locate the title you
want.
VIDEO OUT jack: Yellow jack on the back
of the DVD Player that sends the DVD picture
video to a TV.
Limited Warranty
Digital Video Disc Player
90 days Free Product Exchange / 91 days–One Year Reduced-Cost Exchange
WHO IS COVERED?
You must have proof of the date of purchase to exchange
your product. A sales receipt or other document showing
the date that you purchased the product is considered such
proof.
WHAT IS COVERED?
Warranty coverage begins the day you buy your product. For
90 days thereafter, you may exchange the defective product
for a free new or renewed product through Philips.
From 91 days to one year from the date of purchase, you will
pay a preset exchange fee to obtain a new or renewed
product. Follow the exchange procedures on the next page.
This exchange opportunity ends one year after the date of
purchase.The replacement product is covered only for the
warranty period of the original product.When the warranty
on the original product expires, the warranty on all replaced
products also expires.
When it is necessary for you to ship the product to Philips for
exchange, you will pay the shipping costs for shipment to Philips.
Philips will pay the shipping costs when returning a product to
you.
and keep both nearby. Also keep the original box and
packing material in case you need to return your product.
BEFORE EXCHANGING THE PRODUCT...
Please check your owner’s manual before exchanging the
product. Adjustments of the controls discussed there may
save you time and money.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND REMEDY...
PHILIPS IS NOT LIABLE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES
FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, HOWSOEVER INCURRED,
EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
DAMAGES.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LOCAL LAW,THE
REMEDIES PROVIDED IN THIS WARRANTY STATEMENT
ARE YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY.
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL
RIGHTS, AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS
WHICH VARY FROM STATE/PROVINCE TO
STATE/PROVINCE.
TO EXCHANGE YOUR PRODUCT IN THE U.S.A.,
PUERTO RICO, OR U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS...
FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS STATED PREVIOUSLY IN
THE “WHAT IS COVERED” SECTION, OR REFER TO THE
EXCHANGE INSTRUCTIONS ON THE NEXT PAGE.
IN THE U.S.A., PUERTO RICO, AND U.S.VIRGIN ISLANDS,
ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT,
MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE, ARE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMED, AND TO THE
EXTENT INCONSISTENT WITH LAW OF THE
LOCALITY OF THE USER, LIMITED IN DURATION TO
THE DURATION OF THIS EXPRESS WARRANTY.
BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS
ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY MAY LAST,
THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
WHAT IS EXCLUDED?
Your warranty does not cover:
• shipping charges to return defective product.
• labor charges for installation or setup of the product,
adjustment of customer controls on the product, and
installation or repair of antenna systems outside of the
product.
• product repair and/or part replacement because of
improper installation, abuse, neglect, misuse, accident,
unauthorized repair or other cause not within the
control of Philips.
• a product that requires modification or adaptation to
enable it to operate in any country other than the
country for which it was designed, manufactured,
approved and/or authorized, or repair of products
damaged by these modifications.
• incidental or consequential damages resulting from the
product. (Some states do not allow the exclusion of
incidental or consequential damages, so the above
exclusion may not apply to you.This includes, but is not
limited to, prerecorded material, whether copyrighted or
not copyrighted.)
• a product used for commercial or institutional purposes
(including but not limited to rental purposes).
TO EXCHANGE A PRODUCT IN CANADA...
Please contact Philips at:
1-800-661-6162 (French Speaking)
1-800-531-0039 (English or Spanish Speaking)
In Canada, this warranty is given in lieu of all other
warranties.There are no other warranties, express or
implied, including any implied warranties of merchantability
or fitness for a particular purpose.
WHERE IS EXCHANGE AVAILABLE?
Warranty exchange is available in all countries where the
product is officially distributed by Philips. In countries where
Philips does not distribute the product, the local Philips
service organization will attempt to exchange the product,
although there may be a delay if the appropriate product is
not readily available.
REMEMBER...
Please record below the model and serial numbers found on
the product. Also, please fill out and mail your warranty
registration card promptly. It will be easier for us to notify
you if necessary.
MODEL #__________________________________
SERIAL #__________________________________
MAKE SURE YOU KEEP...
Please keep your sales receipt or other document showing
proof of date of purchase. Attach it to the owner’s manual
Philips, P.O. Box 520890, Miami, FL 33152 (402) 536-4171
EL6478E004 / 3-02
Limited Warranty (cont’d)
EXCHANGE INSTRUCTIONS
To exchange your product with Philips (per the warranty conditions stated previously), remember:
• If you exchange the product within 90 days of the original purchase, there is no cost to you.*
• If you exchange the product more than 90 days after but less than one year after the day of original purchase, contact
Philips at 1-800-531-0039 to determine the preset cost for exchange.
• If you do not have your original sales receipt, or if you have any questions, call Philips at 1-800-531-0039.
To obtain a replacement product from Philips:
1. Contact Philips at 1-800-531-0039 to determine the cost for exchange.
2. Complete the Exchange Form below.
3. Pack the product and its accessories in the original box or a suitable alternative.You will receive replacement
accessories with your replacement product. For packing details, call Philips at 1-800-531-0039.
4. Put the completed Exchange Form, a copy of the original sales receipt, and the proper payment amount into an
envelope. DO NOT SEND CASH. Do not staple or clip these items together. Label the envelope “Return Documents
Enclosed.” Place this envelope in the box with the product.
5. Seal the box with packing tape and return the product via United Parcel Service (UPS), insured and freight prepaid, to:
Philips Exchange Program
Suite A
406 North Irish Street
Greeneville,TN 37745
ATTENTION: DVD EXCHANGE
A replacement will be sent to you via UPS within 48 business hours of Philips’ receipt of the product.
*When it is necessary for you to ship the product to Philips for exchange, you will pay the shipping costs for shipment to Philips.
Philips will pay the shipping costs when returning a product to you.
EXCHANGE FORM
Your Address (street address to which replacement should be delivered, no P.O. boxes allowed):
Name:
Street Address:
Apt. #:
City:
State/Province:
Zip Code/Postal Code:
Phone (day):
Phone (night):
Exchange Fee:
+ Sales Tax:
= Total:
Method of Payment: (Check one. Please, no cash or CODs.)
_____ Check/Money order
Check/Money order No.
_____
_____
_____
_____
American Express
Visa
Novus/Discover
Mastercard
Account number
___________________________
___________________________
___________________________
___________________________
Expiration date
__________
__________
__________
__________
Signature: _____________________________________________________________
Detailed reason for return, use additional paper if necessary: _____________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
Model Number
Serial Number
Remember, the return box should include the following:
• The product,
•
• Completed Exchange Form and sales receipt,
•
Accessories supplied with the product, and
Payment, if applicable.
PHILIPS CONSUMER ELECTRONICS COMPANY
A Division of Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Knoxville, Tennessee 37914-1810, USA
DVP 640 • DVP 642
CLASS 1
LASER PRODUCT
8239 210 98531
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The products and services described herein are
not necessarily available in all countries.
Due to continuous product improvements this
document is subject to change without notice.
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