3-859-359-11
SONY,
CD/D VD Player
Operating
Mode
Instructions
d'emploi
DIGITAL
DVP-57000
© 1997 by Sony Corporation
AUDIO
(2)
Owner's Record
The model and serial numbers are located at the rear of
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
the unit. Record the serial number in the space
provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon
expose the unit to rain or moisture.
your Sony dealer regarding
this product.
To avoid electrical shock, do not open the
cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel
only.
Model No. DVP-S7000
Serial No.
$
CAUTION
CAiYrlON
The use of optical instruments with this product will
increase eye hazard. As the laser beam used in this
CD/DVD Player is harmful to eyes, do not attempt
disassemble
the cabinet.
Refer servicing
to qualified personnel only.
Laser radiation when open.
CAUTION"
DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM.
This label is located on the Laser protective housing
inside the enclosure.
For customers
You are cautioned that any change or modifications not
expressly approved in this manual could void your
authority to operate this equipment.
NOTE:
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
in the U.S.A.
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.
This symbol is intended to alert the
user to the presence of uninsulated
"dangerous voltage '_ _vithin the
product's enclosure thatmay be of
sufficient magnitude to constitute a
risk of electric shock to persons.
This symbol is intended
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For customers
radio/TV
in Canada
CAUTION
TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE
BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT.
to alert the
user to the presence of important
operating and maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature
accompanying
- Consult the dealer or an experienced
technician for help.
the appliance.
Welcome!
Thank you for purchasing
the Sony CD/DVD
Player. Before
operating the unit, please read this manual thoroughly
retain it for future reference.
and
TABLE OF CONTENTS
This Player Can Play the Following Discs................................................................
4
Getting Started
Unpacking ........................... _.................................................................................................
Hooking Up the System ......................................................................................................
Necessary Setup Before Using the Player ........................................................................
6
6
9
BasicOperations
Playing a DVD .......................................................................................................................
10
Playing a VIDEO CD ...........................................................................................................
18
Playing a CD ..........................................................................................................................
26
Playing Discs in Various Modes
Playing Repeatedly (Repeat Play) ..................................................................................
Playing in Random Order (Shuffle Play) ......................................................................
Creating Your Own Program (Program Play) ..............................................................
Resuming Playback from the Point Where You Stopped a Disc (Resume Play) .....
Reducing the Picture Noise (DNR) ................................................................................
Changing the Sound .........................................................................................................
Turning the Sub-titles On and Off ..................................................................................
Changing the Sub-titles ....................................................................................................
Changing the Angles ........................................................................................................
32
34
34
36
37
37
38
38
39
Limiting Playback by Children (Parental Control) ......................................................
Cor_trolling the TV with the Supplied Remote .............................................................
39
42
Settings and Adjustments
Using the Menu .................................................................................................................
Settings for Playback (PLAY MODE) ............................................................................
Adjustments for Playback Picture (VIDEO CONTROL) ............................................
Settings for Display and Sound (CUSTOM SETUP) ....................................................
Basic Settings (INITIAL SETUP) .....................................................................................
Additional
43
44
44
45
46
Information
Precautions ........................................................................................................................
Notes on Discs ...................................................................................................................
48
48
Troubleshooting
................................................................................................................
Specifications .....................................................................................................................
Glossary ..............................................................................................................................
Index to Parts and Controls .............................................................................................
49
50
51
52
Language
55
Code List for the DVD Menu ........................................................................
Index ....................................................................................................
-.....................................
56
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About This Manual
The instructions
in this manual are for model DVP-S7000.
Icon
Meaning
Indicates that you can use only the remote
to
do the task.
Conventions
• Instructions in thb manual describe the controls on the
player.
You can also use the controls on the remote if they have
_
the same or similar names as those on the player.
easier.
Indicates
tips and hints for making the task
Indicates
the, functions
• The icons on the right are used in this manual:
for DVD VIDEOs.
Indicates the functions
for VIDEO CDs.
Indicates
for CDs..
W
the functions
This Player Can Play the Following Discs
DVD VIDEOs
VIDEO CDs
Audio CDs
Disc logo
[o, TALI oEo
Contents
Audio + Video
Disc size
12 cm
Audio
8 cm
DIGITAL
+ Video
12cm
AUDIO
Audio
8cm
12 cm
8 cm
,
(CD singie)
Play time
About 4 h (for
single-sided
DVI))/
about 8 h (for
double-sided
About 80 min.
74 min.
20 min.
74 min.
20 min.
(for
single-sided
DVD) I
about 160 rain.
DVD)
(for
double-sided
DVD)
Reference pages for
basic operations
Pages 10 to 17
Pages 18 to 25
Pages 26 to 31
"DVD-VIDEO" logo is a trademark.
This player conforms
to the NTSC color system.
You cannot play discs recorded
in other color systems
such as PAL and SECAM.
Region code of DVDs you can play
Region code indications
Unless "1" is included
such as [_1
these DVDs, the message
Depending
are labeled on some DVDs to indicate
in the indications
"PLAYING
on the DVD, no region
or
THIS DISC PROHIBITED
code indication
which type of player can play the discs.
is labeled on the DVDs, you cannot
play the discs on this player.
If you try to play
BY AREA LIMITS" will appear on the TV screen.
may be labeled even though
playing the DVD is prohibited
by the area limits.
Note on playback operations of DVDs and VIDEO CDs
Some playback operations
of DVDs and VIDEO CDs may be intentionally
DVDs and VIDEO CDs according
available.
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to the disc contents
Also refer to the instructions
supplied
the software
fixed by software
producers
designed,
with the DVDs or VIDEO CDs.
producers.
Since this player plays
some playback features may not be
Terms for dim
Copyprote_on
• Title
• This product
The longest sections
of a picture or a music piece on a DVD;
a movie, etc. for a picture piece on a video software
or an
album, etc. for a music piece on an audio software.
Each
title is assigned
Sections of a picture or a music piece that are smaller than
of several
chapters.
chapter you want. Depending
be recorded.
signals are
recorded on some discs. When you record and play the
will appear.
• Chapter
a chapter number enabling
function
Copy protection
• This product incorporates copyright
title you want.
is assigned
features the copy protection
by Macrovisiom
pictures of these discs on a video deck, the picture noise
a title number enabling you to locate the
titles. A title is composed
developed
Each chapter
you to locate the
that is protected by U.S. patents and other
intellectual
property rights. Use of this copyright
protection technology must be authorized by
Macrovision, and is intended for home and other Limited
pay-per-view
on the disc, no chapter may
protection
technology
Macrovision.
: prohibited.
uses only unless otherwise
Reverse engineering
authorized
or disassembly
by
is
• Track
Sections of a picture
or a music piece on a VIDEO CD or a
CD. Each track is assigned
a track number enabling
you to
locate the track you want.
structure
TFde
DVD
!
VIDEO CD
I
orCD
structure
i<
_._
Disc
Chapter
Disc
Track
Index
• Index
A number that divides a track into some sections to easLly
locate the point you want
Depending
on a VIDEO CD or a CD.
on the disc, no index may be recorded.
• Scene
On a VIDEO CD with PBC functions, the menu screens,
moving pictures and still pictures are divided
called "scenes."
enabling
Each scene is assigned
you to locate the scene you want.
Note on PBC (Playback Control)
This player conforms
standards.
into sections
a scene number
(VIDEO CDs)
to Ver. 1.1 and Ver. 2.0 of VIDEO CD
You can enjoy two kinds of playback according
to
the disc type.
i
i
Disc type
You can
VIDEO CDs
without PBC
functions
(Vet. 1.1 discs)
Enjoy video playback (moving
pictures) as well as music.
VIDEO CDs
with PBC
functions
(Ver. 2.0 discs)
Play interactive software using menu
screens displayed on the TV screen
(PBC Playback), in addition to the
video playback functions of Ver 1.1
discs. Moreover, you can play highresolution still pictures, if they are
included on the disc.
Discs that
the
player
cannot
play
The player cannot play discs other than the ones listed in the
table on page 4 such as CD-ROMs including PHOTO COs,
data sections in CD-EXTRAs and DVD-ROMs.
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Hooking Up the System
Unpacking
Check that you have the following
•
•
•
•
•
Overview
items:
Audio connecting cord (1)
Video connecting cord (1)
S video cable (1)
S-link cable (1)
Remote commander (remote) RMT-D100A
This section describes how to hook up the CD/DVD
player to a TV (with audio/video
input jacks) and/or
(1)
• Sony SUM-3 (NS) batteries (2)
an amplifiertl You cannot connect this player to a TV
without a video input connector. Be sure to turn off
the power of each component before making the
connections.
Inserting batteries into the remote
You can control the player using the supplied remote.
Insert two R6 (size AA) batteries by matching the + and
- on the batteries. When using the remote, point it at
the remote sensor [] on the player.
•To listen to the sound through TV speakers
CD/DVD player
To AUDIO
OUT
TV
,._-
: Signal flow
"_° You can control SonyWs with the [] mark usingthe
supplied remote
See page 42.
"_"
To an AC outlet
[_ To VIDEO
input
'oa"O'o
I
input
To an AC outlet
nTo listen to the sound through speakersconnected to
an amplifier
CD/DVD player
When to replace batteries
With normal use, the batteries should last for about six
months.
When the remote no longer operates the player,
replace all the batteries with new ones.
Notes
• Do not leave the remote in an extremely hot or humid
place.
• Do not drop any foreign object into the remote casing,
particularly when replacing the batteries.
• Do not expose the remote sensor to direct sunlight or
lighting apparatuses. Doing so may cause a malfunction.
• If you will not use the remote for an extended period of
time, remove the batteries to avoid possible damage from
battery leakage and corrosion.
To
AUDIO
OUT
OUT
To an AC
outlet
To video input I
To audio
Amplifier
c:_:_: Signal flow
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TV
IL__
To an ACoutlet
To an ACoutlet
Notes
What cordswill I need7
• Do not connect
Video connecting cord (supplied)
(1)
this
player to a video deck.
If you view the pictures
Yellow
_
_
Yellow
t
on your TV after
making connections
Audio connecting cord (supplied) (1)
shown on the right, a
CD/DVD1
player
White
picture noise may
Red
Red -
appear.
Depending
on the TV or amplifier, the sound distortion
(R)
(R)
may occ_
because the audio output level is high. In this
White
case, set "AUDIO ATF" in "CUSTOM SETUP" to "ON"
the menu.
Hookups
When connecting the cord, be sure to match the colorcoded cord to the appropriate jacks on the components:
Yellow (video) to Yellow, Red (right) to Red and White
(left) to White. Be sure to make connections firmly to
avoid hum and noise.
"_°lf
in
For details, see page 46.
your W or VCR has an S video input connector
Connect the component via the S VIDEO OUT connector
using the S video cable (supplied) instead of the video
connecting cord. You will get a better picture.
S video cable (supplied)
lTo
listen to the sound through TV speakers
CDIDVD player
"IV
CD/DVD player
TV
INPUT
UNEOUT
I
I P,--AUDiO
I-L VIDEOI
VIDEO
"_°lf
IITo listen to the soundthrough speakers connected to
an amplifier
you connectthe player to a monitor or projector
with component video input connectorsthat conform
to output signalsfrom the COMPONENTVIDEO OUT
(Y, B-Y, R-Y) connectorson the player
Connect the component via the COMPONENT VIDEO
OUT connectors using three video connecting cords (not
supplied) of the same kind. You will get a better picture.
TV
CDIDVD player
i
'
INPUT
I
i
:JV,OEO
i
o oF
i
I---" AUDIO
Notes
I
I
Amplifier
• Refer to the instructions
connected.
supplied
with the component
to be
• You cannot connect the player to the Y/PB/PR input
connectors on a Hi-Vision TV.
(Continued)
Make the same connections when your amplifier conforms
to "Pro Logic."
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"_;" If youhavea digitalcomponent
suchas anamplifier
with a digital connector, DAT or MD
Connect the component via the DIGITAL
OUT OPTICAL
If you have a digital component
Digitaldecoder
Connect
the component
with a built-in
Dolby
via the DIGITAL OUT OPTICAL
or COA_XIAL connector using an optical or coaxml cable
or COAXIAL connector
using an optical or coaxial cable
(not supplied).
When you play a DVD, set "DVD DIGITAL OUT" in
"INITIAL SETUP" to "PCM" in the menu. (page 47)
(not supplied).
When you play a VIDEO CD, set "VIDEO CD DIGITAL
OUT" in "INITIAL SETUP" to "ON" in the menu. (page
format w.hile producing the effect of being in a movie
theater o_a concert hall.
47)
In the menu, set "DVD DIGITAL OUT" in "INITIAL
When the component
with a built-in
Dolby Digital decoder is connected, the player plays'_
DVDs with sound recorded in Dolby Digital (AC-3)
SETUP" to "AC-3 Digital." (page 47)
When using an optical cable
When using an optical cable
Optical cable
Optical cable
POC-15 (not supplied)
POC-15 (not supplied)
Take off the cap and plug in the optical cable.
Take off the cap and plug in the optical cable.
Amplifier with a
digital connector, MD
deck, DAT deck, etc.
CD/DVD player
Component with a
built-in Dolby Digital
decoder
CD/DVD player
DIGITAL
IN
DIGITAL
__ IN 1
When using a coaxial cable
When using a coaxial cable
Coaxial cable (not supplied)
_1
Illl
fill
I=,
Coaxial cable (not supplied)
=1
Ihl
,Ill
I=
Amplifier with a
CD/DVD player
digital connector, MD
deck, DAT deck, etc.
Component with a
built-in Dolby Digital
decoder
CDIDVD player
oj',
;_
DIGITAL
IN
00AX_
Notes
•
Refer to the _tzuctions
to be connected.
supplied
•
You cannot
audio recordings
make digital
with the component
of discs
recorded in Dolby Digital (AC-3) format directly
an amplifier with a digital
deck.
connector,
Note
Refer to the instructions
be connected.
supplied
with the component
using
ME) deck or DAT
When you make the connections above, do not set
"DVD DIGITAL OUT" in "INmAL SETUP" to "At-3
Digital."
If you do, a loud noise will suddenly
come out from the speakers, affecting your ears or
causing the speakers to be damaged.
Manufactured
Licensing
under license from
Corporation.
"Dolby",
DolbyLaboratories
the double-D
Eli, "Pro Logic" and "AC-3" are trademarks
Laboratories
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Licensing
Corporation.
symbol
of Dolby
to
"_" If your TV has an S-link connector
You can control the CD/DVD
player
from the TV.
Connect the TV via the S-LINK connector
using the S-link
cable (supplied).
Refer to the instructions
the TV to be connected.
supplied
Some setups are necessary for the player depending
the TV or other components to be connected.
For details on using the menu, see page 43. ,
For details on each menu item, see pages 44 to 47.
S-link cable (supplied)
CD/DVD player
with
Necessary Setup Before Using
the Player
"IV
on
UTo connectthe player to a wide-screenTV
In the menu,
set "TV
TYPE"
in "INITIAL
SETUP"
to
"16:9."
IITo
connect the player to a normal TV
In the menu, set "TV TYPE" in "INITIAL
SETUP" to
"4:3,"
IITo listen to the stereo sound through speakers
connectedto a normal amplifier or through TV speakers
In the menu, set "DOWNMIX" in "INITIAL SETUP"to
"NORMAL."
IITo listen to the sound through speakersconnected to
an amplifier that conformsto Dolby Pro Logicsurround
In the menu, set "DOWNMIX" in "INITIAL SETUP"to
"SURROUND."
IITo
listen to the sound through speakers connected to
an amplifier with a digital connector or to output the
soundto a digital component such as a DAT or MD deck
When you play a DVD, set "DVD DIGITAL
"INITIAL SETUP" to "PCM" in the menu.
OUT" in
When you play a VIDEO CDo set "VIDEO CD DIGITAL
OUT" in "INITIAL SETUP" to "ON" in the menu.
IITo connectthe player to a digital component with a
built-in Dolby Digital decoder
In the menu, set "DVD DIGITAL OUT" in "INITIAL
SETUP"to "AC-3 Digital."
"INITIAL SETUP" also includes other items such as
"VIDEO ASPECT RATIO" and "OSD LANGUAGE."
For details, see page 46.
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Playing a DVD
4
2
3
/
m_
Adjust the headphone volume, m
Connect headphones.
--@
--@
PANEL UP/DOWN
• The operating procedure of
VIDEO CDs or CDs is different
Make settings on your TV.
Turn on the TV and selectthe
from that of DVDs.
video input so that you can view
the pictures from this player.
For details on playing a VIDEO
CD, see pages 18 to 25.
For details on playing a CD, see
When using an amplifier
pages 26 to 31.
Turn on the amplifier and select the appropriate position so that
you can listen to the sound from this player.
_'_° You can turn on the player
usingthe remote
PressPOWER when the
indicator above the POWER
button on the front panel is
lit in red.
2
Press POWER to turn on the player.
The indicator
(red) above the POWER button changes to green
and the front panel display lights up.
3
Press zx, and place the disc on the disc tray.
With the playback
side facing down
"_°
After following Step 4
A DVD menu or title menu
may appear on the TV screen
(see page 13 or 14).
IRefer
to the
instructions
supplied
with
your disc.
4
Press I:>.
The disc tray and front panel close, and the player starts
playback (Continuous Play). Adjust the volume on the TV or
the amplifier.
To open or close the front
Press PANEL UP/DOWN
10
EN
panel
on the player.
"_° When "RESUME"appearson
the front panel display
You can resume playback
from the point where you
stopped the DVD. For
details on playing from the
beginning of the disc, see
page 36.
_
To stop playback
Press 1:3.
DO
+ +
Note
You may not be able to do
Resume Play depending on the
DVD.
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F
@
o©
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®®®oo
o®o
o
II
(
--I
--
If youwant to changethe
playbackspeedduringSlowmotion play
Two speeds are available:
SLOW 1 (about 1/15th the
normal speed) and SLOW 2
(about 1/30th). Each t_ne
you press _! or I--, the
indication changes as
follows:
SLOW 1 4._ SLOW 2
During
playback
To
Press
Pause
II
Resume play after pause
II or I_
Play frame by frame
_111or Ill)-
Play in slow motion
-q or I,-
Play at twice the normal speed
_ or _"
Stop play and remove the disc
A
Note
Depending
on the DVD, you may
not do some of the operations
described on the right.
To return to Continuous
Press [_>-.
Play mode
.,____j_
Locating
a title, chapter
or point you want
ENTER
P_I/IHH
==ONY
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ilO Ol r_]ooo(-_9
!1
tl
''
--
SEARCH MODE
ENTER
mQ)Q)
o000
000<_
--
ENTER
What are title and chapter?
Seepage 5.
If youwant to changethe
searchspeed
Two speedsare available:
FF1 or FR1 (about 10 times
the normal speed) and FF2 or
FR2 (about 30 times). Each
time you press _ or 8, the
indication changes as
follows:
FF1 (FR1) _
FF2 (FR2)
If youhave madea mistake
Press CLEAR, then the
correct number button.
Eachtime youpress SEARCH
MODE
"CHAPTER SEARCH,"
"TITLE SEARCH" and
"TIME SEARCH" appear on
the TV screen.
Note
Depending on the DVD, you may
not do some of the operations
described on the right.
1 m EN
To
Press
Go to the next chapter in
Continuous Play mode
Go back to the preceding
chapter in Continuous Play
mode
Select the chapter
Number buttons to select the chapter
then ENTER or E:>-.
(A chapter in the title 1 is selected
playing.)
number,
before you'start
Select the title
1 SEARCH MODE repeatedly
until "TITLE
SEARCH" appears on the TV screen.
2 Number buttons to select the title number, then
ENTER or 1_>.
Locate a point using the time code
1 SEARCH MODE repeatedly
until "TIME
SEARCH" appears on the TV screen.
2 Number buttons to enter a time code, then
ENTER or 1_.
Locate a point while monitoring
the picture (Search)
_/_.
You will not hear the sound during this
operation.
When you find the point you want,
press E:_ to return to the normal speed.
Notes
• Depending on the DVD, you
may not select the title,
• Depending on the DVD, a "title
menu" may be simply called a
"menu" or "title" in the
instructions supplied with the
disc, "Press ENTER." in Step 3
may also be expressed as
"Press SELECT."
Using the'Title
Menu
A DVD is divided into long sections of a picture or a music piece
called "titles." When you play the DVD which contains several titles,
you can select the title you want using the title menu.
TITLE
l e e =t
4../'_1,!,/,_,
[ _'1
<>o[,u_w_
!
v-
ENTER
TITLE
Press TITLE.
The title menu appears on the TV screen.
menu varies from disc to disc.
1
TITLE 1
2
TITLE 2
3
TITLE 3
4
1]TLE 4
The contents of the
Press _*'/t/_/'t*
to select the title you want to play.
Depending on the disc, you can use the number buttons to
select the title.
Press ENTER.
The player starts playing
the selected rifle.
"_'lf
youwant to selectthe
languagefor the DVDmenu
C_ange the setlmg using
"INITIAL SETUP" in the
normal menu (see page 47).
Using the DVD menu
Some DVDs allows you to select the disc contents using the menu.
When you play these DVDs, you can select the language for the subtitles, the language for the sound, etc., using the DVD menu.
DVO MENU
Note
Depending
on the DVD, a "DVD
,°'oo,
menu" may be simply called a
"menu" in the instructions
supplied
with the disc.
ENTER."
in Step 4 may also be
expressed
as "Press
4,,/t/_/-I_
"Press
SELECT."
[I
':
ENTER
1
Press DVD MENU.
The DVD menu appears on the TV screen. The contents of the
menu vary from disc to disc.
ITEM1
ITEM2
ITEM3
ITEM4
Press 4,,,/_/_/,,_
to select the item you want to change.
Depending on the disc, you can use the number buttons to
select the item.
3
4
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To change other items, repeat Step 2.
Press ENTER.
Using the'On-Screen
You can check
about
Display
the operating
the disc using
the
status
on-screen
o
of the player
display
c_ o
c_ o
DISPLAY--_
and
on the TV
the information
screen.
c3
Press DISPLAY.
Each time you press the button, the on-screen
follows:
display changes as
On-screen display 1
#
"_" What is play mode?
See page 44.
On-screen
display 2
On-screen
display 3
On-screen
display off
• Display information of the on-screen display 1 mode
_°
What is angle?
While playing a disc, the current title number, current chapter number and
playing Lime are always displayed.
See page 39.
Current title
number
"_° What are title and chapter?
Seepage 5.
Current chapter
number
Playing time of the
current chapter *
"_° What is languagefor the
sound?
Seepage 37.
"_° What is language for the
sub-titles?
• Displayinformationof the on-screendisplay2 mode
See page 38.
Current title number/
total number of titles
Current
play mode
Note
Depending
Playing status
on the DVD, some
information
may not appear
the TV screen.
on
Current chapter
numberltotal
number of
DVD
T_
* Each time you press TIME, the
information changes as shown
below.
Playing
time of the
current chapter
Remaining
time of
the current chapter
Playing time of the
current title
Remaining time of
the current title
: 01 99
:001 999
: 01: 2S',-_
SUB.TITLE
T TAL : EN
/
AL
Playing time
m
of the current
chapters in the
current title
chapter *
Current language for
the sub-titles/total
Current
number of languages
for sub-titles
language for
the sound/total
number of
languages for
the sound
Current audio
format
Status of the
Selected angleltotal
video control
number of angles
O'What is bit rate?
Bit rate refers to the amount
of video data per second in a
disc. The higher the bit rate
is, the larger the amount of
data. However, this does
not always mean that you
can get higher quality
pictures.
• - • Displayinformationof the on-screendisplay3 mode
While playing a disc, the approximate bit rate of the playback picture is always
displayed.
0
lOMbps
BITRATEll.ll.llul.........................
Bit rate of the playback
picture
• Displayinformationof the on-screendisplayoff mode
No information is displayed. (Messages, etc., will be displayed.)
Using the Front Panel Display
You can check the information
about the disc, such as the total
number of the titles, remaining numbers of the titles and chapters, or
remaining time, using the front panel display.
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F
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---TIME
• Displayinformationwhile playingthe disc
Lights up while playing
the sections with the
auto pause signal
Playing status
Current
sound status
Lights up when
Ughts up when you
you can do
can switch the angles
ResumePlay
L_
I_._ REPEATI
-Current
1 A-B
I HOUR _R
_
I
Current title Current chapter
number
number
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Playingtime
Disctype
I
play mode
• Checkingth-_remainingtime
Each time you pressTIME while playing the disc, the display changesas shown
in the chart below. The time information in the on-screen display I or 2 mode
also changes each time you press TIME.
Note
Depending on the DVD, the
chapter number or time may not
appear.
Playingtime and number of
the current chapter
I
HOUR
i
Remaining time of
the current chapter
Tm£
i
t_
PressTIME
l&
2/R
HOUR
-_1
_
,_
Playing time and number of
the current title
SEC
I_h
CHAPTER
,
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L
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Remainingtime of
the curent title
M_
SEC
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I,
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-
!
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Press TIME
Mfl
SEC
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Playing a VIDEO CD
2
4
3
f,
Adjust the headphone
volume.
Connect headphones.
F
---@
--0
PANEL UP/DOWN
• The operating procedure of DVDs
or CDs is different from that of
Make settings on your TV.
Turn on the TV and select the video input so that you can view
the pictures from this player.
VIDEO CDs.
For details on playing a DVD, see
pages 10 to 17.
For details on playing a CD, see
When using an amplifier
Turn on the amplifier and select the appropriate
pages 26 to 31.
position so that
you can listen to the sound from this player.
*'_" You can tum on the player
using the remote
Press POWER when the
indicator
above
the POWER
button on the front panel
lit in red.
2
Press POWER to turn on the player.
3
Press _, and place the disc on the disc tray.
is
The indicator (red) above the POWER button changes to green
and the front panel display lights up.
With the label side
facing up
After following Step 4
The menu
screen may
appear on the TV screen
depending
on the VIDEO
CD.
You can play the disc
interacfively,
instructions
following the
on the menu
screen. (PBC Playback,
page 21.)
4
Press 1_>.
The disc tray and front panel close and the player plays all the
tracks once (Continuous Play). Adjust the volume on the TV or
the amplifier.
see
To open or close the front
Press PANEL UP/DOWN
Refer to the instructions
supplied with your disc.
18
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panel
on the player.
"_° When "RESUME"appearson
the front panel display
You can resume playback
from the point where you
stopped the VIDEO CD. For
details or(playing from the
beginning of the disc, see
page 36.
To stop playback
Press r-I.
~
II
q
GD
IIIP_
II
--II
(_EDGI2_
(E]_D
"_°lf
youwant to changethe
playbackspeed duringSlowmotionplay
Two speeds are available:
SLOW 1 and SLOW 2. Each
time you press Ip-, the
indication changes as
follows:
SLOW 1 _
SLOW 2
During
playback
To
Press
Pause
II
Resume play after pause
II or
Play frame by frame
II1_
Play in slow motion
II_-
Stop play and remove the disc
A
To return to Continuous
Press I_>.
Play mode
"--Locating
a track or point you want
/Ibll,4
ENTER
BON"I
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'T----
---1"
Number buttons
-- SEARCH MODE
"_n What is a track?
CLEAR
See page 5.
ENTER
_>----
"_° What is an index?
_Seepage 5.
O
"_°
What is a scene?
CD C3 O
C23 cD CD (_
See page 5.
ENTER
If you want to change the
search speed
Two speeds are available:
FF1 or FR1 and FF2 or FR2.
Each time you press
_ or _,
the indication
follows:
changes
as
FF1(FR1)_
FF2(FR2)
To
Go to the next track in
Continuous
"_°lf
you have made a mistake
Press CLEAR, then the
correct number button.
Press
Play mode
Go back to the preceding
track in Continuous Play
mode
Select the track
Each time you press SEARCH
MODE
"TRACK
"SCENE
"VIDEO
appear
SEARCH,"
SEARCH" and
Select the index in Continuous
mode
Some discs do not allow
you to
Select the scene before you start
playing a VIDEO CD with PBC
functions and during PBC playback
(Scene Search)
start playing from a particular
scene. In this case, if you do
Scene Search before you start
playing, the player starts playing
from scene 1. If you do Scene
Search while playing a disc, the
player starts playing
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scene.
Play
INDEX SEARCH"
on the TV screen.
Note
current
Number buttons to select the track number, then
ENTER or C>.
from the
1 SEARCH MODE repeatedly until "VIDEO"
INDEX SEARCH" appears on the TV screen.
2 Number buttons to select the index number,
then ENTER or [_.
1 SEARCH MODE repeatedly until "SCENE
SEARCH" appears on the TV screen.
2 Number buttons to select the scene number,
then ENTER or C>. (To check the current scene
number, press DISPLAY.The scene number
appears at the left top of the TV screen.)
Locate a point while monitoring
the picture (Search)
_/i_.
You will not hear the sound during this
operation.
When you find the point yo u want,
press i_ to return to the normal speed.
When playing VIDEO CDs with
PBC functions
PBC playback
automatically.
starts
To cancelPBCplaybackof a
VIDEOCDwith PBCfunctions
andplay the discin
ContinuousPlay mode
There are two ways.
• Before you start playing,
select the track you want
using _
or b4uH,then press
ENTER or D.
• Before you start playing,
select the track number
using the number buttons on
the remote, then press
ENTER or E>-.
"PLAY WITHOUT PBC"
Playing VIDEO CDs with PBC Functions (PBC Playback)
When
playing
VIDEO CDs with PBC functions
can enjoy simple interactive
functions, etc.
PBC Playback allows you to play VIDEO
the menu screen on the TV screen.
On this player, you can use the number
_/_
you
(Ver. 2.0 discs),
operations, operations with search
CDs interactively,
following
buttons, ENTER, 1_141,b4lH,
and or'* during PBC Playback.
o'%_
_
ENTER
80NY
®
"T
--'-T
F¢41/l,ql_
appears on the TV screen
and the player starts
Continuous Play. You
cannot play still pictures
such as a menu screen.
r
®
Number buttons
oO
--
oo
ENTER
141_IIIIH_I --
oooo
ooo_
When"THISKEYNOT USABLE
NOW. ON MENUDISPLAY,USE
NUMBERKEYSTO SELECT."
appearson the TVscreen
You have pressed an invalid
button. You can use the
number keys only when the
menu screen appears on the
TV screen.
1
2
Start playing a VIDEO CD with PBC functions, following
I to 4 in "Playing a VIDEO CD" on page 18.
Select the item number
Steps
you want.
On the player
Press t/_'
to select the item number.
On the remote
Press the number button of the item you want.
Enterwith numberkeys,then press_.
[1]
AAAA
[2]
BBBB
[3]
CCCC
141
DDDD
(Continued)
29
Note
Depending on the VIDEO CD,
"Press ENTER. =in Step 3 may be
expressed as "Press SELECT." in
theinstructions
suppliedwiththe
disc.
3
4
Press ENTER.
I
Follow the instructions on the menu screen for interactive
operations.
Refer to the instructions supplied with We disc, as the operating
procedure may differ according to the VIDEO CD.
When
Do the following
Selecting the item
On the player, press t/{
to select the item
number, then press ENTER. •
On the remote, press the number button of the
item you want, then press ENTER.
Going back to the menu screen
Using the On-Screen
Press o'%, b_,_, or _l_l.
Display
You can check the operating status of the player and the information
about the disc using the on-screen display on the TV screen.
0000
DISPLAY
_00_
W
Press DISPLAY.
Each time you press the button, the on-screen display changes
follows:
On-screen display I i
!
On-screen
display 2
!
On-screen
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display off
as
• Displayinformationof the on-screendisplayI mode
• During PSC playback
Current scene
number
_
Playing time of
the current scene
• In Continuous
Play mode
Current track
number
Current index
number
Playing time of the
current track *
• Display information of the on-screen display 2 mode
• During PBCplayback
"_° What isa track7
Seepage 5.
Playingstatus
"_" What isa scene?
Seepage 5.
• Eachtime youpress _vlE,
the
information changes as shown
below.
Playing time of the *--current track
Remaining time of
the current track
Playing time of
the disc
#
Remaining time of
the disc
While you are doing
Shuffle Play or Program
Play, the playing time
of the disc and the
remainig time of the
disc are not displayed.
Current scene
number/total
number of
scenes
VIDEO
CD
--_/TOTAL
'
II1_CK
"riME
VI
: 001/2761
: 00:00;_1
: TANDARD F_ ON
Status of the video control
Playing time of the
current track
_'I_: What isplay mode?
Seepage 44.
• In Continuous
Play mode
Current play mode
/
* Each time you press TIME, the
information changes as shown
below.
Playing l_ne of the *-current track
#
VIDEO
CO
Current track -number/total
number of
tracks
Playing status
I]I_CKLTI
•--.I'_,ACKITOT_ : 01/151
IINDEX
: OOJ
- ITRACK
TIME
: 00:00:001
Current index
number
L--
Remaining time of
the current track
Playing time of
the disk
[VIDEO
C(_L
remainig time of the
disc are not displayed.
: STANDARDI
/
Statusof the video control
Remaining time of -the disk
While you are doing
Shuffle Play or Program
Play, the playing time
of the disc and the
Playing time of the
current track *
• Displayinformationof the on-screendisplayoff mode
No information is displayed. (Messages, etc., will be displayed.)
Using the Front Panel Display
You can check information
the tracks, remaining
front panel
about the disc, such as the total number
number
of tracks
or remaining
time, using
the
display.
®
oO
e
®®®_
®®®_
(Z) ® ®C_O
o®o
--TIME
o
• Displayinformationwhile playinga disc
Playing
status
Ughts up while playing
the sections with the
auto pause signal
Current
sound
status
Ughts up when
you can do
Resume Play
play
mode
Current
track
number
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Current
index
number
Disc type
Playing time
of
Note
While you are doing Shuffle Play
or Program Play, the playing time
of the disc and the remainig time
of the disc are not displayed.
• Checkingthe_remainingtime
s
Each time you press TIME while playing a cl_, the display changes as sho_ in
the chart below. The time information in the on-screen display I or 2 mode also
changes each time you press TIME.
Playingtime and number of
the current track
:
I
C'
I_HO_
_
i
I--I :--t--,
Remainingtime of the current
|
track
ContinuousPlay
mode(in
only)
_
I'--_
I_-
,
,
MIN
SEC
--t i-
PressTIME
®-° °1
,-, ,-I "_ _-,-,
- ,_I. u I. -, u I
_
l
Playingtime of the disc(in
_L
PressTIME
ContinuousPlaymode only)
:J.
t--I
Remainingtime of the disc(in
ContinuousPlaymode only)
--I
Z_:".
--I
!:-
I --I
Press TIME
_N
t--t
--I
I--I
- ,_h I- t_1.
I
Press TIME
SEC
i I"'1
'J-'l
Playing a CD
4
2
3
f
OD
r-_ r--_
Adjust the headphone volume.
--@
Connect headphones.
PANEL UP/DOWN
• The operatingprocedureof DVDs
or VIDEOCDsis different from
that of CDs.
For detailson playinga DVD,see
pages 10 to 17.
For detailson playinga VIDEO
CD, seepages18 to 25.
Make on
settings
Turn
the TV on
andyour
selectTV.
the video input so that you can view
the pictures from this player.
When using an amplifier
Turn on the amplifier and select the appropriate position so that
you can listen to the sound from this player.
"_" You can turn on the player
using the remote
Press POWER when the
indicator above the POWER
2
Press POWER to turn on the player.
3
Press zx, and place the disc on the disc tray.
button on the front panel is
lit in red.
The indicator (red) above the POWER button changes to green
and the front panel display lights up.
With the label side
facing up
4
Press t_.
The disc tray and front panel close and the player plays all the
tracks once (Continuous Play). Adjust the volume on the
amplifier.
To open or close the front
Press PANEL UP/DOWN
26 EN
panel
on the player.
°_" When "RESUMi:"appearsin
the front panel display
You can resume playback
from the point where you
stopped the CD. For details
on playing from the
beginning of the disc, see
page 36.
- -
To stop pla_yback
Press El.
_>
go
!1
"-1,
-_--4D
oO
®®®<m_
®®®_
®®®oo
o®o
During
o
playback
To
Press
Pause
II
Resume play after pause
II orl_
Stop play and remove the disc
2-_
• Locating
a track or point you want
I'_1_/1>1>1
ENTER
SONY
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©
T
_
)
r-_
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"'--T
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Number buttons
SEARCH MODE
CLEAR
ENTER
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O
C)
CD
O
O
(_)
ENTER
What isa track?
Seepage 5.
i
To
Press
Go to the next track in
What isan index?
Continuous
Seepage 5.
Go back to the preceding
track in Continuous Play
mode
If you want to change the
search speed
Play mode
Select the track
Number buttons to select the track number, then
ENTER or [_'.
Each time you press _ or i_,
the indication
follows:
changes
as
FF1 (FR1) 4-> FF2 (FR2)
If you have made a mistake
Press CLEAR, then the
correct number button.
Each time you press SEARCH
MODE
"TRACK
SEARCH"
"INDEX SEARCH"
on the TV screen.
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and
appear
Select the index in Continuous
mode
Locate a point while monitoring
the sound (Search)
Play
1 SEARCH MODE repeatedly until "INDEX
SEARCH" appears on the TV screen.
2 Number buttons to select the index number,
then ENTER or 1_.
f_9/i_. When you find the point you want, press
_> to return to the normal speed.
Using the On-Screen
Display
You can check the operating status of the player and the information
about the disc usingthe on-screen display on the TV screen.
DISPLAY --
oooo
--gB 0
o
_
Press DISPLAY.
Each time you press the button, the on-screen display changes as
follows:
On-screen
display I (
4
On-screen
display 2
On-screen
display
off
• Display information of the on-screen display I mode
While playing
a disc, the current track number,
playing time and index number
are always displayed.
Current track
Current index
number
number
.
--
* Each time you press TIME, the
information changes as shown
below.
Playing time
of the current
track *
• Display information of the on-screen display 2 mode
Current play mode
Playing time of the
current track
Playing status
#
Remaining time of
the current track
#
Playing time of
the disc
Current track -number/total
number of
tracks
#
Remaining
the disc
•--iTRAGK/TOTAL
; 0!1991
,_)EX
....
;_)1
ITI_K TIME
: O0:OP:O01
Current index
number
-- Playing time of
the current
track *
time of --
While you are doing
Shuffle Play or Program
Play, the playing time
of the disc and the
remainig time of the
disc are not displayed.
L
• Display information of the on-screen display off mode
No information
is displayed.
(Messages,
etc., will be displayed.)
"Using
the Front Panel Display
You can check information about the disc, such as thetotal number of
the tracks, remaining number of tracks or remaining time, using the
front panel display.
IR
_,
P
®
j-
o©
®®®_
®®®_
--TIME
• Display information while playing a disc
The operating status is displayed for a few seconds only when you change the
operating status.
Playing status
Current
sound status
Lights up when you
can do Resume Play
Current
t--i ._
--i
Current track
number
30 EN
Current index Disc type
number
_G
--nn--Ill
,_if_-. t_- "-tll
/
Playing time
play
mode
Note
While you are doing Shuffle Play
or Program Play, the playing time
of the disc and the remainig time
of the disc are not displayed.
• Checkingthe--remainingtime
Each time you press T£1vt while pla_g a disc,the d_]ay changesas shown in
the chart below. The time information in the on-screen display 1 or 2 mode also
changes each time you press TIME.
Playing time and number
of the current track
1,t _t
i-1 i'-i -i
i_;. !_1i-.
Remaining time of
the current track
kk_
!
(Z_
Press TIME
'_
--
Playing time of
the disc
-1 i1- -,
Ik_
C ,-,
'__!.
'__1
h
I
Press TIME
MIN
|_
'J.
Remaining time
of the disc
__1 '__'
_
SEC
--t!--,
--'!1_,,
,,
,'--
I
I
--
Press TIME
,'!
-1 -,
-- i i, I--_C.
III
Press[ TIME
iO
ii--'
I
appears on the front panel display. The
as follows:
"REPEAT"
Playing Repeatedly
(Repeat Play)
player repeats the titles/chapters/tracks
When the disc is played in
The player repeats
You can play the all the tifles/aU the tracks on a disc, a
single title/chapter/track
or a specific portion
repeatedly.
To set the Repeat Play, use the menu.
For details on using the menu, see page 43.
Continuous Play
(page 10, 18 or 26)
All the tracks (For the DV_,
all the chapters in the
c._t
title)
!
Shuffle Play
(page 34)
All the fires or tracks in
random order
Program
The same program
Play (page 34)
__CD
_(zXl_
_XiiD
To cancel repeating all the titles or all the tracks on a disc
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV screen.
0000
000
_P--
--
MENU
"REPEAT"
Then set
in "PLAY MODE" to "OFF" (page 44).
ENTER
Repeating the current title or chapter
You can repeat oray the current title or chapter in
Continuous Play mode. You may not be able to do
Repeat Play depending on the DVD.
Repeatinq all the titles or all the tracks on
In Shuffle or Program Play mode, the player repeats
the titles or tracks in the shuffled or programmed
order.
• Repeating the current title
Wldle the title you want _
beingplayed,
press MENU to
display the menu on the TV screen. Then set "REPEAT"
"PLAY MODE" to "TITLE."
"REPEAT
1" appears on the front panel display
in
and the
player repeats the current tire.
You cannot do Repeat Play during PBC playback of
VIDEO CDs (page 21)., You may not be able to do
Repeat Play depending
on the DVD.
While playing a disc,pressMENUto displaythe menu on
the TV screen. Then set "REPEAT"in "PLAY MODE" to
"DISC."
To set,pressB_,lhen_.
To quit,pressl_-].
• Repeatingthe current chapter
While the chapter you want is being played, press MENU
to display the menu on the TV screen. Then set "REPEAT"
in "PLAY MODE" to "CHAPTER."
To set,press
I;F_,thenl_.
To quit,press_.
"REPEAT 1" appears on the front panel display and the
player repeats the current chapter.
To cancel repeating the current title or chapter
Press
MENU
to display
the menu
on the TV screen.
"REPEAT" in "PLAY MODE" to "OFF" (page 44).
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Then
set
2
Repeating the current track _1
You can repeat only the current track in Continuous
Play mode.
Select "SET" using {/_ and press ,,_.
The on-screen display for setting the point A
appears indicating the current chapter or track
number and playing time.
SetpointA with_.
To quit,press_,
While the track you want is being played, press MENU
to display the menu on the TV screen. Then set
"REPEAT" in "PLAY MODE" to "TRACK."
CHAPTERTIME
2-00
: 02 : 23
3
To set,pressR;FR,then_.
To quit,press_].
"REPEAT 1" appears on the front panel display and
the player repeats the current title.
To cancel repeating
Press MENU
"REPEAT"
When you find the starting point (point A) of the
portion to be played repeatedly, press ENTER.
The chapter or track number and playing time for
the point A appear, and the display for setting the
point B appears.
"REPEAT A -" also appears on the front panel
display.
the current track
to display
SetpointB with_.
To quit,pressl_U--i.
the menu on the TV screen. Then set
in "PLAY MODE" to "OFF" (page 44).
Repeating a specific portion
(A,--_B Repeat) _
_
CHAPTERTIME
2-00:04:25
You can play a specific portion of a title/chapter/track
repeatedly.
This is useful when you want to memorize
lyrics.
During PBC Playback of VIDEO CDs (page 21), this
function is available only while playing moving
pictures.
You may not be able to do Repeat Play depending
the DVD.
on
While playing a disc, press MENU to display the
menu on the TV screen. Then set "REPEAT" in
"PLAY MODE" to "A~B REPEAT."
"A-B REPEAT" is highlighted.
4
When you reach the ending point (point B)' press
ENTER.
"REPEAT A-B" appears on the front panel
display. The player starts repeating this specific
portion.
To cancel A*--_B Repeat
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV screen. Then set
"A-B REPEAT" in "PLAY MODE" to "OFF" (page 44).
To cancelsetting halfway
Press MENU.
TITLE CHAPTER
TIME
A:
:
B:
:
To set,press_,theniaifi_.
To quit,press_.
:
:
e¢'The setting for A*-*B Repeat remains after it is
canceled
When you select "ON" using '_/_ in Step 2 and press
ENTER,you can play the same portion again. •
Notes
• When youremove
canceled.
the disc, the setting
for A_---_B Repeat is
• When you turn the power off, the setting for A_--*B Repeat
is canceled.
• When you set the A4--*B Repeat, the settings
Play and Program Play are canceled.
for Shuffle
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Playing in Random Order
(Shuffle Play)
Creating Your Own Program
(Program Play)
You can have the player "shuffle"
You can arrange the order of the titles, chapters or
tracks on the disc and create your own program. The
titles, chapters or
tracks and play them in a random order. To set the
Shuffle Play, use the menu. For details on using the
menu, see page 43.
program can contain up to 99 titles, chapters
tracks.
_G_3
[_>---
0000
0000
000
and
000
_3_-- --MENU
_--
--MENU
_ITER
1
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV
screen. Then set "SHUFFLE" in "PLAY MODE" to
"ON."
1
screen.
To set,pressR_R,thenl_.
i To quit,press[i_Jl.
To set,press
l]_,then_.
To quit,pressing.
2
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV
2
Press [_>.
(During playback, the player starts Shuffle Play
when you follow the step 1.)
Select "PLAY MODE" using t/S,
"PLAY MODE" is highlighted.
To cancelShuffle Play
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV screen. Then set
"SHUFFLE" in "PLAY MODE" to "OFF."
Notes
• When you disconnect
the AC power
cord from the AC
outlet, Shuffle Play is canceled.
• You may not be able to do Shuffle Play depending
DVD.
on the
To set,pressB_],thenli_i_l.
To quit; prsssli_--L
34 EN
then press "_.
3
• When playing a DVD
When both titles and chapters are recorded on the disc,
select the title, then the chapter.
Select "PRO(_RAM" u_g _/4,, then press ,,_.-"
"PROGRAM" is hi#dighted.
PROG_S_
TITLE
_
Select "SET" using _/_,,
The programming
_AFTER
To set,pressi_],then_
Toquit,press
_).
Pressing[_startsProgram
Play.
To set,pressB_B,then_.
To quit,press_.
4
11_.E
thenpress
,,_.
_#
display appears.
PROG_SETUP
_I.E CHAPTER
"IT]I.E
"TRACK" is displayed when you
play a VIDEO CD or a CD.
CHAPTER
To set,pmssi3_E,then_
To quit,press
Pressing[_--_starts
ProgramPlay.
To set,pressB_,then_
To quit,press_.
Pressing[_startsProgram
Play.
5
• When playing a VIDEO CD or CD
Select the trackyou want to program.
PROGRAM
SETUP
/RACK
Press ,_.
"01" is highlighted.
PROGRAM
SETUP
Im.E_
m'LE
OIAPIER
To set,
pressB_;],then_i__.
To quit, press_.
Pressingl;-_-Tlstarts
ProgramPlay.
To set,pressB_,then_
To quit,press_.
Pressing_starts
Program Ray.
7
To program other titles, chapters or tracks, repeat
Step 6.
The programmed titles, chapters or tracks are
displayed
6
from 02 in order.
Select the title, chapter or track you want to
program using _/_, then press ENTER.
(You can also use the number buttons and ENTER
button
to select.)
To set,pressB_l_!,then_
press_
Pressing[_starts ProgramPlay.
(Continued)
35 EN
8
"Press l_
to start Program Play.
To cancel Program Play
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV screen.
"PROGRAM"
in "PLAY MODE" to "OFF."
Then set
Resuming Playback from the
Point Where You Stopped a
Disc (Resume Play)
To cancel programming
Press MENU.
The player stores the point where you stopped a disc if
To change programming
"RESUME" appears on the front panel display. In this
case, you can resume playback from that point.
As long as you do not remove the disc, Resume Play is
available even if you turn the power off.
1 In Step 5, select the program number of the title, chapter or
track you want to change using t/_,.
2 Follow Step 6 for new programming.
To cancel the programmed
order
To cancel all the titles, chapters or tracks in the programmed
L...._2
order, select "ALL CLEAR" in Step 5.
To cancel a title, chapter or track programmed,
select the title,
sorer
chapter or track you want to clear in Step 5, then select
"CLEAR" in Step 6.
"_" The program remains even after the Program Play
ends
While playing a disc, press [] to stop playback.
"RESUME" appears in the front panel display and
"DISC RESTARTS FROM POINT YOU
When you press [::_, you can play the same program
again.
STOPPED." appears on the TV screen.
"_" You can do Repeat Play or Shuffle Play of the
programmed
If "RESUME"
available.
titles, chapters or tracks
After programming,
set "REPEAT"
"SHUFFLE" to "ON" in the menu.
to "DISC"or
2
Notes
• The number
of titles, chapters or tracks displayed
of the titles, chapters or tracks recorded
• The program is canceled
are that
on a disc.
does not appear, Resume Play is not
Press 13_.
The player starts playback from the point you
stopped the disc in Step 1.
when:
- you open or close the disc tray
e_°To
- you turn the power off
• You may not be able to do Program Play depending
DVD.
play from the beginning of the disc
When "RESUME"
on the
appears on the front panel display
before you start playing, press [] to turn off "I__SUlv_,"
then press 1::_.
Notes
• You cannot do Resume Play depending
on the DVD.
• Resume Play is not available in Shuffle or Program
mode.
• Depending
resume
Play.
on where you stopped the disc, the player may
playback from a different point.
• The point where you stopped
playing is cleared when:
- you open or close the disc tray
- you disconnect
the AC power cord
- you change the play mode
- you start playback after selecting
a rifle, chapter or track
- you change the setting of "VIDEO ASPECT RATIO,"
"DVD MENU LANGUAGE" or "PARENTAL CONTROL"
in "INITIAL
36 EN
SETUP" in the menu
I
Reducing the Picture Noise
(DNR: Digital Video Noise
Reduction)
qDIE)
You can make the picture clearer by reducing the
picture noise.
,.. L,
With DVDs on which multilingual sound is recorded,
you can select the language you want while playing the
DVD.
With multiplex VIDEO CDs, you can select the sound
from the right or left channel and listen to the sound of
the selected channel through both the right and left
In this case, the sound loses the stereo effect.
AUDIO -CHANGE
o=
o©
00®_
®®®o_
0®®oo
o®o
Changing the Sound
speakers.
DNR
®
I
000_
W
Press AUDIO CHANGE w_le
playing
a disc.
Each time you press the button, the indication and the
language/sound
from the speakers change as follows:
_-
--DNR
mWhen playing a DVD
AUDIO 1 _ AUDIO 2 -+ .....
l
I
Press DNR.
Each time you press the button, the value for DNR
changes as follows:
OFF-) 1-_ 2-_ 3
1
I
As the value increases, the picture noise will be
reduced. However, afterimages may increase.
Notes
+ Depending
on the disc, the effect may be difficult to tell.
AUDIO
I
1: ENGLISH
="When playing a VIDEO CD or a CD
Press
Indication
You will hear
Once
1/L
The sound of the left channel
Twice
2/R
The sound of the right channel
Three times
1/L 2/R
The standard
stereo sound
• The setting for DNR returns to OFF when."
- you turn the power off
- you open or close the disc tray
"_" You can also use the menu to switch the sound for
the VIDEO CD or the CD
Press MENU to display
the menu.
STEREO" in "CUSTOM
SETUP" to change
(page 46). However,
Then select "L/R/
the sound
this setting does not affect the
output from the DIGITAL OUT connectors
when you
play a CD.
Notes
• Depending
languages
DVD.
on the DVD, you may not be able to change the
even if multilingual
sound
is recorded
+ When you turn off the player, the standard
will be resumed.
on the
stereo playback
37 EN
.+
Turning the Sub-titles On and
Changing the Sub-titles
With DVDs on which sub-titles are recorded, you can
turn the sub-titles on and off whenever you want while
playing the DVD.
With DVDs on which multilingual sub-titles are
recorded, you can change the sub-titles whenever
C3EDtE3 3
(EEIE)
0
0
c-- 7Q 3
CO a_--
--
SUB-TITLE
ON/OFF
W
Press
SUB-TITLE
Sub-titles
appear
ON/OFF
you
want while playing the DVD'.
When sub-titles are turned off, press SUB-TITLE ON/
OFF to turn on the sub-titles.
while
SUB-TITLE
C3 C_ C_ _)
playing
CHANGE
a DVD.
on the TV screen.
To turn off the sub-titles
Press SUB-TITLE ON/OFF
again.
While playing a DVD, press SUB-TITLE CHANGE
repeatedly until the sub-titles you want appear on the
TV screen.
SUB-TITLE 1 ---+ SUB-TITLE 2 --_ ... --_ AUDIO FOLLOW •
T
Notes
• When playing the DVD on which no sub-titles are recorded,
I
no sub-titles appear even if you press SUB-TITLE ON/OFF.
• Depending
sub-titles
SUB-TITLE 1: ENGLISH
on the DVD, you may not be able to turn the
on even if they are recorded on the DVD.
• Depending
on the DVD, you may not be able to turn the
sub-titles off.
• When you select "AUDIO
FOLLOW," the language
sub-titles change according
to the language
for the
for the sound.
Notes
• The type and number of languages
disc to disc.
• Depending
sub-titles
DVD,
• Depending
on the DVD, you may not be able to change the
even if multilingual
subtitles
are recorded on the
on the DVD, you may not use the audio follow
function even if "AUDIO
38 EN
for sub-titles vary from
FOLLOW" is displayed.
Changing the Angles [-_
With DVDs on which various angles (multi-angles)
for
a scene are recorded, you can change the angles
whenever you want while playing the DVD.
Limiting Playback by Children
•(Parental Control)
Playing some DVDs can be limited depending on the
age of users. The "Parental Control" function allows
you to set a playback limita_on
C:_Z3GQ3
level.
..-.J.J.-.,.
ANGLE
CHANGE
OOO<_
®
o©
Number buttons -oo
o
C_D_Q_
When "ANGLE" appears on the front panel display
while playing a DVD, press ANGLE CHANGE
repeatedly until you get the angle you want.
0000
000_
--
MENU
ANGLE 1 -'_ ANGLE 2 "+ ...
l
I
1
ANGLE1
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV screen
before playing.
"_" Y0u can specify the angle beforehand
Spe_
the angle when "ANGLE" is not displayed on the
front panel display.
are recorded
When a scene on which multi-angles
comes, the angle is automatically
selected.
Notes
• The number of angles varies from disc to disc or from scene
to scene. The number of angles that can be changed
scene is that of angles recorded
Depending
on a
for that scene.
To set,pressFi;_,then_.
To quit,press_i_.
on the DVD, you may not be able to change the
angles even if multi-angles
are recorded
on the DVD.
(Continued)
-
39_N
2
Select "INITIAL
SETUP" using _7_,
then press
4
"_ZAL SETUP"
ishighlighted.
Enter a password in 4 figures using the number_buttons, then press ENTER.
The figures change to asterisks (*), and the display
for confirming the password appears.
PARENTAL
(_fm0L
To con_rm,
enterpassword'
again,
thenpress
To set,pressR;_,then_.
To quit,pmssli_.
3
Select "PARENTAL
CONTROL" using _ / _,, then
5
press ENTER.
IWhen you have not entered a password yet
Thedisplay for enteringa password appears,
To confirm your password, enter it using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
The display for setting the playback limitation
level and changing the password appears.
i PARENTAL
CONTROL
P_ENT_CCNTROL
Entrypassword,
Entera number
in 4 figures,
thenpress
m
i
|
I
To set,press
R;FFI,then_.
To quit,pressli_Jl.
iWhen you have already entered a password
The display for confirming the password appears.
S_pStep4.
6
Select "STANDARD"
using _/_,
PARENf_.
CONTROL
Pk_ENT_L
CON?ROL
Enterpassword,
thenpress_
H
!
|
I
To set,pressB_,thenl_.
To quit,pmss_.
40 EN
then press =,#.
7 Select a counl_,yas the standard for playback
limitation level using _ / 41,,then press ,,_.
A check mark (11) appears on the left of the
selected country.
To return to the normal screen
Press MENU.
To turn off the Parental Control function and play the DVD
after entering your password
Set"LEVEL" to"OFF" in Step9, then pressE:>.
To change the password
i In Step 5, select "CHANGE
press _
PASSWORD"
using t/_l,, then
or ENTER.
The display for changing
the password
appears.
2 Follow Steps 4 and 5 to enter a new password.
To set,press[_,then_.
To quit,press_,
"_° If youhaveforgotyourpassword
Enter "199703" in Step 4 to clear the current password.
To enter a new password, follow the procedure from Step
8
Select "LEVEL" using _/_,,
then press ,"_.
I again.
Notes
P_B(I"AL
CONTIK)L
• When you play DVDs without
the Parental Control
function, playback cannot be limited
• When you do not set a password,
on this player.
you cannot change the
settings for playback limitation.
• Depending
on the DVD, you may be askedto
change the
parental control level while playing the disc. In this case,
enter the password,
To set,pressE_,then_.
To quit,press_---1.
the DVD, the level returns to the
original level.
• When you disconnect
9
then change the level.
When you stop playing
the AC power cord, all the settings
for the Parental Control function return
Select the level you want using _/_,
to default settings.
then press
ENTER.
A check
selected
mark
level.
(U)
appears
on the
left of the
PARENTAL
CONTROL
Toset,press
FR_,then_l.
Toquit,press_u---1.
The lower the level is, the more strict the
limitation.
41EN
Controlling the TV with the
Supplied Remote IT1
You can control
supplied
Sony
TVs with
the •
mark using
the
remote.
"IV P()WER
CH
0000
/I ")EN
By pressing
You can
TV POWER
Turn on or off the TV
TV/VIDEO
Select the input source for the TV
VOL
Adjust the volume
CH
Change the channel of the TV
of the TV
3
Using the Menu
Select the item you want using _/_,, then press
or ENTER.
Using the menu allows initial setup, selecting the play
mode, adjusting the picture and sound quality, setting
the various outputs, etc. You can also set a language
for the sub-titles and menu display, playback limitation
children, etc.
For details on each menu item, see pages 44 to 47.
In the menu, select the item or setting from left to right.
Use _ to go to the right item or setting. Use _1= to go
back to the left item or setting.
Toset,pressI_,_en_----I.
Toquit,pressl_.
4
Select the setting you want using _/{,
ENTER.
then press
A check mark (1) appears on the left of the
selected sett_g.
1
To set,pressB_B,thenl_.
To quit,press[].
Press MENU to display the menu on the TV
screen.
When =I* appears on the right of "ADJUST"
1 Select"ADJUST," thenpress =1_or ENTER.
The display for adjustment appears.
2 Adjust the value using 4=/,,,_, then press ENTER.
_DE00_ffR0t
To set,press[_]_then[_.
To quit,press_.
2
Select the main item you want using _'/_,,
then press '_ or ENTER.
The selected
and
main item is highlighted.
To cancel,press_}.
When =1_ appears on the right of the setting
More settings to be selected are on the right. Press _
select.
to
To cancelusingthe menu
PressMENU.
To set, press_,thenliii_.
To quit,press_.
Note
Some menu items require operations
setting.
other than selecting
For details on these items, see the relevant
the
pages.
43 EN
.
Settings for Playback
(PLAY MODE)
Adjustments for Playback
Picture (VIDEO CONTROL)
"PLAY MODE" allows you to set various playback
modes as described on pages 32 to 36.
Default settings are underlined.
"VIDEO CONTROL" allows you to adjust the video
output of the DVD or VIDEO CD from the player, not
from the TV, tO obtain the pichare quality you want.
When you select "ADJUST" in a menu item, adjust the
value using <,-/lb,
then press ENTER.
Default adjustments are underlined.
Note
Depending
modes.
on the disc, you may not be able to set playback
To set,pressR;R;l,thenl_.
To quit,pressl_.
To set,press
FI;_,thenJ_i_l.
To quit,press]_ii_l.
• REPEAT (page 32)
Selects the setting of Repeat Play.
• OFF: does not play repeatedly.
• DISC: repeats aU the titles/all the chapters/all
a disc.
1MEMORY
CALL
At factory setting,
the tracks on
• TITLE (DVD only): repeats the current title.
• CHAPTER (DVD only): repeats the current chapter.
• TRACK (VIDEO CD/CD only): repeats the current track.
are saved in memory.
select this menu
item to call any one of the sets.
When you change the settings of the menu items in "VIDEO
CONTROL," you can save up to 3 sets of your own
adjustments
• CALL,-b:
1SHUFFLE (page 34)
,
Selects the setting of Shuffle Play.
• OFF: does not play a disc in random order.
• ON: has the player "shuffle" titles or tracks and play in a
random order.
typical adjustments
To adjust the picture using these adjustments,
in memory
("MEMORY
SET").
-1: to view the picture with the best possible
sharpness
and contrast in a well-lit room
-2: to view the quiet picture in a dark room
-3: to make adjustments
to obtain the picture you want.
(All the setting values are 0.)
-STANDARD:
1PROGRAM
Selects the setting of Program Play.
• OFF: The order of the titles, chapters or tracks on the disc
cannot be arranged.
• SET: arranges the order of the rifles, chapters or tracks on
the disc.
• ON: plays the titles, chapters or tracks in the programmed
order.
1A-B
All the setting
values are 0.
(page 34)
REPEAT (page 33)
Selects the setting of A*--*B Repeat.
• OFF: does not play a specific portion of a title/chapter/
track repeatedly.
• ON: plays a specific portion of a title/chapter/track
repeatedly.
• PICTURE
Adjusts
the picture contrast.
stronger
the contrast.
• ADJUST-_
contrast.
The higher
the value is, the
-5 - 0 ~ 5: adjusts the value for the picture
• 0 RESET: resets
the value to "0."
1BRIGHTNESS
Adjusts
the picture brightness.
The higher the value is, the
brighter the picture.
• ADJUST,W, -5 ~ 0 - 5: adjusts the value for the picture
brightness.
• 0 RESET: resets the value to "0."
1ALL OFF
Turns off all the settings
Continuous Play mode.
in "PLAY MODE."
Select this item in
1COLOR
Adjusts
the picture color intensity.
The higher the value is,
the stronger the intensity.
"_° You can do Repeat Playor Shuffle Play in the
programmed order
When "PROGRAM" issetto"ON,"set"REPEAT" to
"DISC"or"SHUFFLE" to"ON."
44 EN
• ADJUST,,W_ -5 - 0 - 5: adjusts the value for the picture color
intensity.
• 0 RESET: resets the value to "0."
1SHARPNESS
Adjusts the picture sharpness. The higher the value is, the
sharper the picture.
• ADJUST-,b -5 ~ 0 ~ 5: adjusts the value for the picture
Settings for Display and Sound
(CUSTOMSETUP)
shazpness.
• 0 RESt:
"CUSTOM SETUP" allows you to set the display and
resets the value to "0."
sound according to the playback conditions.
Default settings are underl'med.
• MEMORY SET
Saves up to 3 sets of your own adjustments of "VIDEO
CONTROL"
in memory.
• RESET: resets all the sets of the adjustments
saved in
memory to the factory setting.
• 1: saves the current set of your own adjustments
in memory
l01/n
• 2: saves the current set of your own adjustments
in memory
'2."
• 3: saves the current
set of your own adjustments
in memory
,t3/p
To set,pressI_l_,then_.
To quit,press_---'l.
Note
Depending
adjustments
on the DVD or VIDEO CD, the effects of the
may be difficult to see.
• AUTO PLAY
Selects the setting of Auto Play when you connect the AC
power cord to the AC outlet.
• OFF: does not start playing a disc automatically.
• TIMER: starts playing a disc automatically
when you
connect the AC power cord to the AC outlet.
a timer (not supplied),
By connecting
you can start playing at any time
you want.
• DEMOI: starts playing the demonstration
I automatically.
• DEMO2: starts playing the demonstration
2 automatically.
NDIMMER
Adjuststhe lightingof the frontpaneldisplay.
• B_GHT: makesthe front paneldisplaybright.
• DARK: makesthe front paneldisplaydark.
• OFF:turnsoff the lighting of the front pane]display.
==AUDIO DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
Controls the audio dynamic
range when you play a DVD.
This functions only when "DVD DIGITAL
SETUP" is set to "PCM."
OUT" in "INITIAL
(page 47)
• OFF: Normally select this position.
• ON: makes the sound clear with the volume
turned down
at night, etc.
Note
Depending on the DVD, there may be no effect on the sound.
45 EN
• AUDIO ATr (attenuation)
Selects the setting of the output from the LINE OUT (AUDIO
1, 2) connectors
connected.
according to audio equipment
•BasicSettings (INITIAL SETUP)
to be
* OFF: turns off the audio attenuation.
. ON: adjusts the audio output level so that no sound
distortion occurs.
"INITIAL SETUP" allows necessary setup when you
install the player and connect external components to
the player. The setups for advanced playback of DVI_
or VIDEO CDs are also available in this main menu.
Default settingsiare
underlined.
Note
The setting does not affect the output from the DIGITAL OUT
connectors.
• URISTEREO
Selects the setting of the sound of the VIDEO CD from the
LINE OUT (AUDIO 1, 2) and DIGITAL OUT connectors or
the sound of the CD from the LINE OUT (AUDIO
1, 2)
connectors.
• STEREO: outputs
the standard stereo sound.
To set,press
[_],then[_i_.
To quit,press_
• L: outputs the sound from the left channel.
• R: outputs the sound from the right channel.
Note
The setting
does not affect the sound
connectors
when you play a CD.
from the DIGITAL OUT
l_
TYPE
Selects the aspect ratio of the TV to be connected.
• 4.'3: when you connect
• PAUSE MODE
Selects the picture in pause
• AUTO: A picture
subjects that move dynamically
is output with no blur. Normally
select this position.
subjects do not move
is output with high resolution.
1VIDEO
ASPECT RATIO
Selects the aspect ratio of the screen when you play a wide
picture recorded
on a DVD on the normal TV.
• LETTER BOX: displays
displayed
does not affect the picture when the auto pause
the wide picture with bands
on the upper and lower portions of the screen..
• PAN SCAN : displays
Note
The setting
TV to the player
mode.
including
• FRAME: A picture including
dynamically
a normal TV to the player
• 16:9: when you connect a wide-screen
the wide picture on the whole screen
with a portion automatically
cut off.
functions while playing the DVD or VIDEO CD.
• BACKGROUND
Selects the background
Wide picture
color of the TV screen in stop mode.
• BLUE: The background
• BLACK: The background
lCD
color is blue.
color is black.
BACKGROUND
LETTER BOX
Turns on and off the background picture on the "IV screen
when you play a CD.
• ON: turns on the background
graphic
• OFF: turns off the background
graphic picture.
picture.
PAN SCAN
Note
Depending
on the DVD, the aspect ratio of the playback
picture may be fixed.
46 EN
iDVD
IVIDEO CD COLORSYSTEM
MENU LANGUAGE
Switches the languages
• ENGLISH
"NTSC" is selected when you play a VIDEO CD.
for the DVD menu.
• JAPANESE
• CHINESE
IIVIDEO
• SPANISH
Turns on and off the digital audio output when you play a
VIDEO CD°
• FRENCH
CD DIGITAL OUT
• ON: outputs the digital audio signals.
• ITALIAN
• OFF: does not output the d_gital audio signals.
• GERMAN
• PORTUGUESE
• PARENTAL CONTROL
• DUTCH
• OTHERS_
Sets a password
When you select "OTHERS,"
language
select and enter the
code from the list using the number buttons
and playback
DVDs with playback limitation
limitation
level when you play
by children.
For details, see page 39.
(page 55).
Note
When you select the language
that is not recorded on the
DVD, any one of the recorded
selected.
languages
iOSD
is automatically
(On-Screen Display) LANGUAGE
Switch the language
for the on-screen
display.
-ENGLISH
• FRENCH
iDOWNMIX
Switches the mixing down methods
when you play a disc on
which the sound in Dolby Digital (AC-3) format is recorded.
• SURROUND:
component
when the player is connected
that conforms
Logic surround,
• NORMAL
to an audio
to Dolby surround,
Dolby Pro
etc.
: when the player is connected
to a normal audio
component
_'_ The setting affects the analog output from the LINE
OUT (AUDIO 1, 2) connectors and digital output
from the DIGITAL OUT OPTICAL and COAXIAL
connectors
"PCM."
when "DVD DIGITAL OUT" is set to
• DVD DIGITAL OUT
Switches the outputting methods of audio signals from the
DIGITAL OUT OPTICAL and COAXIAL connectors on the
rear panel of the player.
• PCM: when the player is connected
without
to an audio component
a built-in Dolby Digital (AC-3) decoder
• AC~3 Digital: when the player is connected
component
with a built-in Dolby Digital
to audio
(AC-3) decoder
Note
Select the setting correctly.
Otherwise,
no sound will
come out from the speakers or strange sound will come
out from the speakers, affecting your ears or causing the
speakers to be damaged.
47 EN
Notes on Discs
Precautions
On handling discs
On safety
• Caution - The use of optical instruments
with this product
will increase eye hazard.
• To keep the disc clean, handle the disc by its edge. Do not
touch the surface.
• DO not stick paper or tape on the disc.
• Should any solid object or liquid fall into the cabinet,
unplug the player and have it checked by qualified
If there is glue(or
personnel
the glue completely
before operating it any further.
a similar substance)
on the disc, remove
before using the disc.
On power sources
• The player is not disconnected
from the AC power source
(mains) as long as it is connected
to the wall outlet, even if
the player itself has been turned off.
• If you are not going to use the player for a long time, be
sure to disconnect
disconnect
Not this way
the player from the wall outlet. To
the AC power cord (mains lead), grasp the plug
itself; never pull the cord.
• Should the AC power cord (mains lead) need to be
changed,
have it done at a qualified
• Do not expose the disc to direct sunlight or heat sources
such as hot air ducts, or leave it in a car parked in direct
sunlight as there can be considerable
inside the car.
service shop only.
On placement
• After playing,
• Place the player in a location with adequate ventilation
holes on the bottom.
• Do not place the player in a location near heat sources,
a place subject to direct sunlight,
mechanical shock.
excessive
store the disc in its case.
to
prevent heat build-up in the player.
• Do not place the player on a soft surface such as a rug that
might block the ventilation
rise in temperature
or in
On deaning
• Before playing,-clean the disc with a cleaning
the disc from the center out.
cloth. Wipe
dust or
On operation
• If the player is brought directly from a cold to a warm
location, or is placed in a very damp room, moisture may
condense
on the lenses inside the player. Should this occur,
the player may not opegate properly.
In this case, remove
the disc and leave the player turned on for about an hour
until the moisture evaporates.
• DO not use solvents
On adjusting volume
• Do not turn up the volume while listening
to a portion
with
very low level inputs or no audio signals. If you do, the
speakers may be damaged when a peak level portion is
played.
On cleaning
• Clean the cabinet, panel and controls with a soft cloth
slightly moistened
with a mild detergent
use any type of abrasive pad, scouring
such as alcohol or benzine.
solution. Do not
powder or solvent
If you have any questions or problems concerning
player, please consult your nearest Sony dealer.
48 EN
such as benzine, thinner, commercially
available cleaners or anti-static
your
LPs.
spray intended
for vinyl
II
Troubleshooting
If you experience any of the following difficulties while
using the player, use this troubleshooting
guide to help
you remedy the problem• Should any problem persist,
consult your nearest Sony dealer.
The power is not turned on.
•,_If the indicator above the POWER button is not
lit, check that the AC power cord is connected
$ec3lrely.
There is no picture.
"_-t_eck that the player is connected securely.
-,_The video connecting cord has broken down.
Replace it with a new one.
•,_Make sure you
input connector
,,,l_Make sure you
"_Make sure you
so that you can
player.
connect the player to the video
on the TV. (page 6)
turn on the TV.
select the video input on the TV
view the pictures from the
There is no sound.
-II, Check that the player is connected securely.
"_The audio connecting cord has broken down.
Replace it with a new one.
•'_Make sure you connect the player to the audio
input connectors on the amplifier. (page 6)
"_Make sure you turn on the TV and the
amplifier.
"_Make sure you select the al_propriate position
on the amplifier so that you can listen to the
sound from the player•
-_The player is in pause mode or in Slow-motion
Play mode. Press 1_ to return to normal play
mode.
•,_Fast forward (FF1 or FF2) or fast reverse (FR1 or
FR2) is performed. Press [_ to return to
normal play mode.
•_When you connect the player to an amplifier
with a digital connector and play a DVD, set
"DVD DIGITAL OUT" in "INITIAL SETUP" to
"PCM" in the menu. When you play a VIDEO
CD, set "VIDEO CD DIGITAL OUT" in
"INITIAL SETUP" to "ON" in the menu•
•,_Select
the appropriate
in "INITIAL
setting of "DOWNMIX"
SETUP" for your amplifier.
The remote does not function.
•,_Remove any obstacles between the remote and
the player.
•,_Use the remote near the player.
"÷Point the remote at the remote sensor I on the
I
The picture noise appears.
-I_Clean the disc.
-,bThis player features the copy protection
function developed by Macrovision. Copy
protection signals are recorded on some DVDs.
When you play these discs, the picture noise
will appear on some TVs and projectors.
-_The picture noise aI_pears when the player is
connected to the TV via the video deck.
Do not connect the player to the video deck.
Connect the player directly to the TV. (page 7)
The picture noise appears when you record and play the
picture of the DVD on a video deck.
-,_This player features the copy protection
function developed by Macrovision. Copy
protection signals are recorded on some DVDs.
When you play and record the pictures of these
discs on a video deck, the picture noise appears.
Thesound noise comesout.
-il*Clean the disc.
Thedisc does not play.
-_There _sno disc inside ("]NSERTDLe_ " appears
on the TV screen).
Insert a disc.
,,_Insert
the disc with the playback side facing
down on the disc tray correctly.
,'_Place the disc on the disc tray correctly.
_lean
the disc.
,,_The player cannot play CD-ROMs, etc. (page 5)
Insert a DVD, a VIDEO CD, or CD.
-lI, Check the region code of the DVD. (page 4)
-_Moisture
has condensed inside the player.
Remove the disc and leave the player turned
for about an hour• (page 48)
on
The player does not play from the beginning when playing
a disc.
,,_Any menu items in "PLAY MODE" are set to
"ON."
Select "ALL OFF." (page 44)
•,_Resume Play is performed.
Press II on the front panel or on the remote
before you start playing. (page 36)
•'_A title menu or a DVD menu automatically
appears on the TV screen when you play your
DVD, or a menu screen automatically appears
on the TV screen when you play your VIDEO
CD with PBC functions.
The DVD does not play when youselect a title.
-,l_The Parental Control functions. (page 39)
The player starts playing the DVD automatically.
-'_The DVD features the auto playback function.
player.
"_Replace all the batteries in the remote with new
ones if they are weak.
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Stopping playback,Search, Slow-motion Play, Repeat
Play, Shuffle Playor Program Play, etc. cannotbe
performed.
-I_Depending on the disc, you may not do some of
the operations above.
Messagesdo not appear on the TV screen in the language
you want.
==l_Inthe menu, select the language for the onscreen display in "OSD LANGUAGE" in :
"INITIAL SETUP." (page 47)
The language for the sound cannot be changed when you
play a DVD.
-_Multilingual
sound is not recorded on the DVD.
-_Changing
the language for the sound is
prohibited on the DVD.
Specifications
CDIDVDplayer
Laser
Signalformatsystem
Audio characteristics
The sub-titles cannot be turned off when you play a DVD.
,,.bDepending on the DVD, you may not be able to
turn the sub-titles off.
The angles cannotbe changedwhen you play a DVD.
-IbMulti-angles are not recorded on the DVD.
-bChange the angles when "ANGLE" appears on
the front panel display. (page 39)
-bChanging
the angles is prohibited on the DVD.
The aspect ratio of the screencannot be changed though
you set "VIDEOASPECTRATIO" in "INITIAL SETUP"in the
menuwhen you play a wide picture.
_The
aspect ratio is fixed on your DVD.
The menu screendoes not appear when you play a VIDEO
CD.
,,_The VIDEO CD does not feature PBC functions.
-@Follow the correct operating procedure. (Also
refer to the instructions supplied with the disc.)
The sound losesstereo effect when you play a VIDEO CD
•or a CD.
,-I_"I/L" or "2/R" appears on the front panel
display.
On the remote, press AUDIO CHANGE
repeatedly until "I/L 2/R "appears.
(page 37)
In the menu, set "L/R/STEREO" in "CUSTOM
SETUP" to "STEREO."
(page 45)
The player does not operate properly.
,,,#Static electricity, etc. may affect the player's
operation.
Disconnect
Signal-to-noise ratio
Harmonic distortion
Dynamic range
Wow and flutter
50
EN
Less than detected value
(+0.001% W PEAK)
Outputs and inputs
the AC power cord once, then
i
Jack
Maximum
type
output
ii
Load impedance
level
LINEOUT
Phono
2 Vrms
(AUDIO 1, 2)
jacks
(at 50 kilohrns)
DIGITAL
OUT Optical
Over
10 ki|ohms
-18 dBm
Wave length: 660 nm
DIGITAL
OUT Phono
(COAXIAl.) jacks
0.5 Vp-p
75 ohms terminated
LINEOUT
Phono
1.0Vp-p
75 ohms,
(VIDEO)
jack
SVIDEOOUT
4.-pin
DIN
(OPTICAL)
output
connector
sync negative
mirfi Y: 1.0Vp-p
COMPONENTPhono
VIDEOOUT jacks
_', e-v,R-Y)
PHONES
Phone
C: 0.286 VI>- P
75 ohms,
sync negative
Y: 1.0Vp-p
75 ohms,
sync negative
B-Y,R-Y:
0.7 Vp-p
75 ohms
12 mW
Over 8 ohms
jack
S-LINK
Mini
jack
General
Power requirements
Power consumption
Dimensions (approx.)
120 V AC, 60 Hz
28 W
430 x lllx 395mm (17× 4 3/8 x 15 5/8
_n.)(w/h/d)
L.d.pro_
Mass (approx.)
Operating temperature
Operating humidity
p_
7.0 kg (15 lb 7 oz)
5 "Cto 35 "C(41"Fto 95 "F)
5%to 90%
Suppliedaccessories
See page
connect it again.
DVD (PCM): 2 Hz to 22 kHz (_-0.5 dB)
CD: 2 Hz to 20 kHz (i-0.5 dB)
More than 107 dB
Less than 0.0028%
More than 97 dB
Frequency response
The language for the sub-titles cannot be changed when
you play a DVD.
•=bMultilingual sub-titles are not recorded on the
DVD.
_Changing
the language for the sub-titles is
prohibited on the DVD.
Semiconductor lase_
6.
Design and specifications are subjectto change without notice.
I
Glossary
Multilingual function
Several languages for the sound or sub-titles in a
picture are recorded on some DVDs.
Bit rate
Value indicating the amount of video data compressed
in a DVD per second. The unit is Mbps (Mega bit per
second). 1 Mbps indicates that the data per second is
1,000,000 bits. The higher the bit rate is, the larger the
amount of data. However, this does not always mean
that you can get higher quality pictures.
Parental Control
A function of the DVD forfplayback
limitation of the
disc by the age of the users according to the limitation
level in each country. The limitation varies from disc
to disc; when it is activated, playback is completely
prohibited, violent scenes are skipped or replaced with
other scenes and so on.
Chapter
Sections of a picture 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.
Digital audio compression technology that the Dolby
Laboratories Corporation developed.
This technology
conforms to 5.1-channel surround. When connecting a
component with a built-in Dolby Digital decoder, you
can enjoy more real audio presence.
DVD
A disc that contains up to 8 hours bf moving pictures
even though its diameter is the same as a CD.
The data capacity of a single-layer and single-sided
DVD, at 4.7 GB (Giga Byte), is 7 times that of a CD.
Furthermore, the data capacity of a dual-layer and
single-sided DVD is 8.5 GB, a single-layer and doublesided DVD 9.4 GB, and a dual-layer and double-sided
DVD 17 GB.
uses the MPEG 2 format, one
of the worldwide standards of digital compact
technology. The picture information is compressed
about 40 times. The DVD also uses the variable rate
coding technology that changes the data to be allocated
according to the status of the pichtre.
The audio information is recorded in Dolby Digital
(AC-3) as well as in PCM, allowing you to enjoy more
real audio presence.
Furthermore,
various advanced functions such as the
multi-angle, multilingual, and Parental
functions are provided with the DVD.
Signals encoded
playback.
on VIDEO CDs (Version 2.0) to control
By using menu screens recorded on VIDEO CDs with
PBC fimctions, you can enjoy playing simple
interactive programs, programs with search functions,
and so on.
Dolby Digital (AC-3)
The picture information
Playback Control (PBC)
Control
Multi-angle function
Various angles, or viewpoints of the video camera, for
a scene are recorded on some DVDs.
Title
The longest sections of a picture or a music piece on a
DVD; a movie, etc. for a picture piece on a video
software or an album, etc. for a music piece on an
audio software. Each title is assigned a title number
enabling you to locate the title you want.
Track
Sections of a picture or a music piece on a CD or
VIDEO CD. Each track is assigned a track number
enabling you to locate the track you want.
VIDEO CD
A compact disc that contains moving pictures.
The picture information uses the MPEG 1 format, one
of the worldwide standards of digital compact
technology. The picture information is compressed
about 120 times. Consequently, a 12 cm VIDEO CD can
contain up to 74 minutes of moving pictures.
VIDEO CDs also contain compact audio information.
Sounds outside the range of human hearing are
compressed while the sounds we can hear are not
compressed. VIDEO CDs can hold 6 times the audio
information of conventional audio CDs.
There are 2 versions of VIDEO CDs.
* Version 1.1: You can play only moving pictures and
sounds.
• Version 2.0: You can play high-resolution
pictures and enjoy PBC functions.
This player conforms to both versions.
still
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Index to Parts and Controls
Refer to the pages
indicated
in parentheses
for details.
Front Panel
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[] (remotesensor)(6)
[]
Disctray (10, 18, 26)
Placea discon the tray.
PREVbutton (12, 20, 28)
Press to go back to the preceding chapter or track.
Accepts the remote control signals.
[]
POWERswitch and indicator (10, 18, 26)
Turns on and off the power of the player.
[]
[]
Front PanelDisplay (16. 24, 30)
Indicates the playing time, etc.
[]
[]
[::>PLAYbutton (10, 18, 26)
Plays a disc.
[]
DNRbutton (37)
Reduces the picture noise.
[]
nI1PAUSE
button (11, 19, 27)
Pauses playing a disc.
[]
TITLEbutton (13)
Displays the title menu on the TV screen.
[]
I-ISTOPbutton (11, 19, 27, 36)
Stopsplaying a disc.
[]
DVD MENU button (14)
Displays the DVD menu on the TV screen.
[]
_OPENICLOSEbutton (11, 19, 27)
Opensor closesthe disctray.
[]
o_ RETURNbutton (21)
Press to return to the preceding selection screen, etc.
[]
PHONELEVELcontrol (10, 18, 26)
Adjusts the headphone volume.
[]
4-1_/#1--11, buttons
Selects the items or settings.
PHONES connector (10, 18, 26)
[]
ENTERbutton
Executes the items or settings.
[]
Connect the headphones to this connector.
[]
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PANELUP/DOWN button (10, 18, 26)
Moves the front panel up and down.
NEXT button (12, 20, 28)
Press to go to the next chapter or track.
Rear Panel
[]
LINE OUT (AUDIO 1, 2) connector
Connects
to the audio
(7)
input connector on the TV or
amplifier.
[]
LINE OUT (VIDEO) connector (7)
Connects
monitor.
[]
[]
to the video input connector on the TV or
SVIDEO OUT connector (7)
Connects to the S video input connector on the 'IV or
VCR.
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT connectors (7)
Connects to the monitor or projector with component
video input connectors
(Y, B-Y, R-Y) that conform to
output signals from the player.
[]
S-UNK connector (9)
Connects
to the S-link connector on an external
component.
[]
DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) connector (8)
Connects
[]
to an audio component
using the optical cable.
DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) connector (8)
Connects to an audio component
using the coaxial cable.
Remote
[]
[]
[]
[]
o'_RETURN button (21)
Press to return
to the preceding
selection screen while
playing a VIDEO CD with PBC functions.
[]
TV POWERbutton (42)
Turns the TV power on and off.
[]
POWERbutton (10, 18, 26)
Turns on and off the power of the player.
[]
-,! liD- SLOWbuttons (11, 19)
Playsa discin slowmotion.
[]
_III/II.STEP
[]
buttons (11, 19)
Plays a disc frame by frame.
[]
SEARCHMODE button (12, 20, 28)
Press to select the unit for search (track, index,
[]
etc.)
TIME button (16, 24, 30)
Displays
the playing time of the disc, etc. on the front
panel display.
[]
[]
--_OPEN/CLOSE
button (11, 19, 27)
Opens or closes the disc tray.
selected
with
the number
buttons (12, 20, 28)
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buttons (11)
chapter or track.
[]
buttons (12, 20, 28)
a point
while monitoring
the picture
when playing
a DVD.
the sub-titles
on and off when
playing
or sound.
AUDIO CHANGEbutton (37)
Changes the sound while playing a DVD or VIDEOCD,
the menu on the TV screen to set or adjust the
[]
DVD MENU button (14)
Displays the DVD menu on the TV screen.
[]
ENTERbutton (13)
Executes the items or settings.
[]
4--/_1_1--1_ buttons (13)
Selects the items or settings.
[]
TV operation buttons (42)
ControLsSony TVs.
DISPLAY button (15, 22. 29)
a DVD.
MENU button (43)
menu items.
ANGLE CHANGE button (39)
TITLEbutton (13)
Displays the title menu on the "IV screen.
the sub-titles
SUB-TITLEON/OFFbutton (38)
Displays
_I_SCAN
speed.
SUB-TITLECHANGEbutton (38)
Turns
Displays the current playing status on the TV screen.
[]
IISTOP button (11, 19, 27)
Stopsplaying a disc.
Changes
Changes the angles when playing a DVD.
[]
[]
[]
I_b(/I_IPREV/NEXT
Locates
[]
IIPAUSE button (11, 19, 27)
Pausesplaying a disc.
[]
a disc.
preceding
[]
[]
buttons.
Press to go to the next chapter or track or to go back to the
[]
ENTERbutton (13)
Executes the items or settings.
Plays a disc at about twice the normal
[_>PLAY button (10, 18, 26)
Plays
[]
[]
[]
CLEARbutton (12, 20, 28)
CanceLs the number
[]
DNR button (37)
Reduces the picture noise.
Number buttons (12, 20, 28)
Selects the items or settings.
[]
[]
Language Code List for the DVD Menu
For details,
see page
47.
The language
spellings
conform
to the ISO 639:1988
(E/F)
standard.
(December
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
1027
Afar
1186
Scots Gaelic
1350
_ Malayalam
1513
1028
Abkhazian
1194
Galician
1352
Mongolian
1514
Sesotho
1032
Afrikaans
1196
Guarani
1353
Moldavian
1515
Sundanese
1039
Amharic
1203
Gujarati
1356
Marathi
1516
Swedish
1044
Arabic
1209
Hausa
1357
Malay
1517
Swahili
1045
Assamese
1217
Hindi
1358
Maltese
1521
Tamil
1051
Aymara
1226
Croatian
1363
Burmese
1525
Telugu
1052
Azerbaijani
1229
Hungarian
1365
Nauru
1527
Tajik
1053
Bashkir
1233
Armenian
1369
Nepali
1528
Thai
1057
Byelorussian
1235
Interlingua
1376
Dutch
1529
Tigrinya
1059
Bulgarian
1239
Inteflingue
1379
Norwegian
1531
Turkmen
1060
Bihari
1245
Inupiak
1393
Occitan
1532
Tagalog
1061
Bislama
1248
Indonesian
1403
(Afan) Oromo
1534
Setswana
1066
Bengali; Bangla
1253
Icelandic
1408
Oriya
1535
Tonga
1067
Tibetan
1254
Italian
1417
Punjabi
1538
Turkish
1070
Breton
1257
Hebrew
1428
Polish
1539
Tsonga
1079
Catalan
1261
Japanese
1435
Pashto; Pushto
1540
Tatar
1093
Corsican
1269
Yiddish
1436
Portuguese
1543
Twi
1097
Czech
1283
Javanese
1463
Quechua
1557
Ukrainian
1103
Welsh
1287
Georgian
1481
Rhaeto-Romance
1564
Urdu
1105
Danish
1297
Kazakh
1482
Kirundi
1572
Uzbek
1109
German
1298
Greenlandic
1483
Romanian
1581
Vietnamese
1130
Bhutani
1299
Cambodian
1489
Russian
1587
Volapiik
1142
Greek
1300
Kannada
1491
Kinyarwanda
1613
Wolof
1144
English
1301
Korean
1495
Sanskrit
1632
Xhosa
1145
Esperanto
1305
Kashmiri
1498
Sindhi
1665
Yoruba
1149
Spanish
1307
Kurdish
1501
Sangho
1684
Chinese
1150
Estonian
1311
Kirghiz
1502
Serbo-Croatian
1697
Zulu
1151
Basque
1313
Latin
1503
Singhalese
1703
Not specified
1157
Persian
1326
Lingala
1505
Slovak
1165
Finnish
1327
Laothian
1506
Slovenian
1166
Fiji
1332
Lithuanian
1507
Samoan
1171
Faroese
1334
Latvian; Lettish
1508
Shona
1174
French
1345
Malagasy
1509
Somali
1181
Frisian
1347
Maori
1511
Albanian
1183
Irish
1349
Macedonian
1512
Serbian
'
1996)
Language
.
Siswati
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LETTER BOX 46
Locating
a specific point
12, 20, 28
by monitoring
12, 20, 28
by observing the TV
screen
12, 20, 28
A
A_---*B Repeat
33
Adjusting
volume
10, 18, 26
Angle
39
AUDIO ATr
46
AUDIO DRC 45
AUTO PLAY 45
Auto pause
16, 24
Memory
44
Menu
CUSTOM SETUP
45
INITIAL SETUP 46
PLAY MODE
44
VIDEO CONTROL
44
usage
43
O
CD 26
Changing
angles
39
sound
37
sub-titles
38
Chapter
5, 51
Connecting
6
Continuous play
CD 26
DVD
10
VIDEO CD 18
CUSTOM SETUP
On-screen display
CD 29
DVD 15
language
47
VIDEO CD 22
P,Q
PAN SCAN
46
Parental control
39
PBC functions
21
PBC Playback
5, 21, 51
Playback
Continuous Play 10, 18, 26
Program Play 34
Repeat Play 32
Shuffle Play 34
PLAY MODE
44
Program Play
34
45
D, E
Display
front panel display
16, 24, 30
on-screen display,
15, 22, 29
Digital output
12, 47
Dolby Digital (AC-3)
8, 51
DOWNMIX
47
DNR 39
DVD 10
DVD menu
14
DVD menu language
47
R
Remote control
6, 42
Repeating
a specific portion
33
current rifle, chapter or
track
32
disc 32
Resume Play
36
F, G
Fast Forward 12, 20, 28
Fast Reverse 12, 20, 28
Front panel display
CD 30
DVD
16
VIDEO CD 24
H
Handling discs
48
Hi-speed search 12, 20, 28
Hooking up
6
I,J,K
IN1TIAL SETUP
56 EN
46
49
U
Usable discs
6
C
Title 5, 51
Title menu
13
Track 5, 51
Troubleshooting
4
M, N
B
Batteries
T
"L
Index
S
Scene
5
Scene Search 20
Searching. See Locating.
Shuffle Play 34
Slow-morion Play 11, 19
S video output
7
Sub-titles
changing
38
tuming on and off
38
V, W, X, Y, Z
VIDEO CONTROL
VIDEO CD 18
44