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Acer Projector
Multi-media
User's Guide
Multimedia Features
Getting Started
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Connecting multi-media device to the projector
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Control Panel and Remote Control
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Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus
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Media Gallery
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Setup
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Photo Setting
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Music Setting
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Video Setting
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Using MPtG Converter Tool
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Wireless Projection via acer USB WiFi Adapter
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Projection with MobiShow
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Using MobiShow
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Photo reviewer
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Wireless PtG
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Using the PtG2 converter
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Acer EquiView - Screen Projection from Acer Tablet20
Display over USB
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Appendices
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Troubleshooting
Problems and Solution
Multi-media format supported
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1. Photo Format
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2. Music Format
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3. Video Format
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Contents
Introduction
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The Acer multimedia support offers easier projection without PC and player
connected. Through SD card reader and USB type A slot, you can easily access
various photo, video and music media formats (See format supported table).
The stylish user interface gives you best experience while playing media files.
Multimedia Features
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Fancy and stylish user interface for better experience.
Supports SD/ SDHC card, USB memory stick and mass storage (FAT32,
FAT16, NTFS) device.
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Supports high resolution JPEG and BMP picture formats, slideshow and
kinds of slideshow effects for the best viewing experience.
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Supports MP3, PCM and WMA...audio formats, music spectrum and
random play function for your please control.
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Supports MJPEG, MPEG4, H.264, WMV, MKV and RMVB...video formats.
Smooth video playback with 1080p@30Hz.
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Support office documents playback (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, PDF).
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Easy control for all media functions by remote controller.
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Introduction
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Getting Started
Connecting multi-media device to the
projector
SD CARD
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Component
Description
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SD Card reader
Connects to SD Card.
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USB connector
Connects to USB disk/stick
Note: The media contents in external HDD drive via USB cable is
not supported.
Note: Support MicroSD with SD adapter.
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Control Panel and Remote Control
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Component
Description
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RESYNC
Back or stop function in multimedia controls.
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SOURCE
Changes the active source.
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MENU
Press "MENU" to launch the Onscreen display
(OSD) menu, back to the previous step for the
OSD menu operation or exit the OSD menu.
Also press "MENU" to adjust projector setting
in multimedia mode.
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e key
Enter or play function under certain control
conditions.
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Direction Keys
Press "
" to select items or volume control
while media playing.
Press " " to enter or play function in most
multimedia controls.
Press " " to be back function in most
multimedia controls.
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Enter/Play/
Pause
Confirm your selection of items or play/pause
media file.
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Back/Stop
Stop playing media file or go back to upper
data folder.
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Pre./Rewind
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<: Go to previous page or media file in file
list view.
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<<: Press 3 sec to have 2X speed backward.
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Next/Fast
forward
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>: Go to next page or media file in file list
view.
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>>: Press 3 sec to have 2X speed forward.
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MEDIA
Toggle between USB A, SD and RAM sources.
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USB B
Press "USB B" to change source to the USB B
connector.
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Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus
Main menu
Sub menu
Setting
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Media Gallery
Photo: For access of photo files.
Music: For access of music files.
Video: For access of video files.
Office Reader: For access of WORD,
EXCEL, PPT, PDF files.
Setup: For access of kinds of settings.
MPtG: For access of MPtG files. Please
refer to section "Using MPtG Converter
Tool"
Note: Change source to USB A to play your media contents in USB
drive.
Note: Change source to SD to play your media contents in SD card.
Note: Change source to RAM to play your media contents in
internal memory.
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Note: Office Reader:
1. All IPR, including but not limited to copyright, in the Picsel
Products is owned by Picsel suppliers.
2. The End User may not:
• Make copies of the Picsel Products or make them available
for use by third parties.
• Reverse engineer, disassemble, reverse translate, or in any
way decode the Picsel Products or any copy or part of it in
order to derive any source code, save only as is permitted
by any applicable law.
3. Picsel make no representations or warranties whether express
or implied (by statute or otherwise) relating to the
performance, quality, merchantability or fitness for a
particular purpose of the Picsel Products or otherwise and all
such representations or warranties are specifically disclaimed
and excluded.
4. Picsel agrees and acknowledges that Picsel and the Picsel
Products will not be specifically mentioned in the end user
license agreement.
Note: No support for advanced settings, such as Microsoft Word
drawing plug-in or table background settings.
Note: Contents outside the defined borders in Microsoft Word
will not be displayed.
Note: Microsoft PowerPoint slide effects not supported.
Note: Worksheets are displayed individually and sequentially
when the workbook has multiple worksheets.
Note: Page layout and numbering may be changed during
decoding.
Note: Objects embedded in files cannot be activated or viewed.
Note: Decoding may take a while for large files with complex
contents.
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Note: Change source to USB B, make sure to plug USB cable well
and you can see disk and edit 1GB free space of internal memory.
Note: Only support USB 2.0 handy drive. USB hubs are not
supported. External USB Hard disk is not supported.
Note: Support USB handy drive/ SD card upto 32GB.
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Setup
Photo Setting
For access of photo settings.
Music Setting
For access of music settings.
Video Setting
For access of video settings.
Firmware Upgrade
Press enter to do firmware upgrade by SD card.
Note: K330 provides Media FW upgrade via SD card.
1. Download new media FW files by one compressed file from
acer global website
2. Copy all uncompressed files in SD card (XXXX.bin as released
and UPGRADEINFO.INF) , and plug in projector.
3. Check projector source upto SD.
4. Media Gallery -> Setup Mode -> Firmware Upgrade
5. Confirm to go.
6. Projector will show welcome screen automatically when
finished upgrade.
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Display Mode
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Photo Setting
Press
or
to select display mode while
entering the photo list.
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Display Ratio
File list
Slideshow
Thumbnail
Browse Mode
Press
to select display ratio.
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Auto: Keep original aspect ratio and resize to
fit horizontal or vertical direction of the
screen.
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Full: Fit full screen without keeping the
original aspect ratio.
Slideshow Duration
Press
Slideshow Repeat
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Slideshow Effect
or
or
to select the slideshow duration.
Choose "On" to repeat slideshow always.
Choose "Off" to stop slideshow when it goes
to the last page.
Press
or
to select what slideshow effect you
want. There are various kinds: Random, Snake,
Partition, Erase, Blinds, Lines, GridCross, Spiral,
Rect., Off.
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Music Setting
Play Mode
Press
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•
or
to select the music play mode.
Once
Repeat One
Repeat All
Random
Show Spectrum
Choose "On" to show the spectrum plot while music
is playing.
Auto Play
Choose "On" to play music automatically while
entering the music list.
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Display Ratio
Play Mode
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Video Setting
Press
to select display ratio
Auto: Keep original aspect ratio and resize to fit
horizontal or vertical direction of the screen.
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Original Size: Display video in original size of the
content.
Press
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Auto Play
or
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or
to select the video play mode.
Once
Repeat One
Repeat All
Random
Choose "On" to play the video automatically while
entering the video list.
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Using MPtG Converter Tool
Download MPtG converter tool from manual CD of projector. You can use this
tool to transfer PPT/PDF files and play by projector.
To install converter tool:
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Insert manual CD in your PC, find "mptg.exe" in folder "Converter"
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Execute the file "mptg.exe" on your PC/NB, and follow the onscreen
instructions to finish installation.
Click converter to select a PowerPoint or PDF files and start conversion.
The tool will transfer PowerPoint/PDF files to MPtG format. You can copy all of
converted results in media (ex. USB drive) you have and play MPtG files on
Presentation mode of Projector.
Note: Please make sure the Microsoft office is installed before
playing MPtG files. Office 2010 is not supported.
Note: Please make sure the Adobe reader or writer is installed
first. Adobe reader v.8, v.9, v9.1 are supported
Note: Please close required PowerPoint or PDF file before
conversion.
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USB B
RESET
USB A1
POWER
USB A2
Plug in acer USB WiFi adapter in USB type A slot of projector. Change projector
source upto USB A, and screen of projector will as below.
Enable your WLAN of Notebook and select the access point labeled
AcerProjector or AcerProjector XXXX to connect wirelessly. The Server IP
indicates the IP address (192.168.100.10) your projector uses to connect to a
wireless network.
Open the Internet browser and type by 192.168.100.10 or installation CD to
download Acer eProjection Management from the welcome page, and then
click Run to launch the Welcome to the Acer Projector Gateway Setup Wizard.
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Wireless Projection via acer USB
WiFi Adapter
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The installation will proceed automatically. Make sure the installation is
complete.
Execute shortcut - Acer eProjection Management on desktop and see below
compact UI.
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Resolution : change the projection resolution
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Project : start and stop screen projection via wireless.
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Setting : tap Setting and link webpage by 192.168.100.10.
(1)
Download : Download eProjection Management installer and install
for first time use. Windows and Mac OS are supported.
(2)
Configure
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Networking Settings: You can adjust SSID name. This leaves 11
characters available for you to customize the name.
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Security Settings: You can have protection by setting up a WEP
or WPA-PSK key.
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Note: ASCII (American Standard Code for Information
Interchange) is a code for representing characters as “0-9, a-z, A-Z,
!, @, #, $, %, &, *, -, _, +,=, /, ?“are allowed. Hexadecimal digits
consist of the numbers 0-9 and the letters A-F/a-f.
Note: If you are using Windows XP, you need to apply the WPA2PSK hotfix from Microsoft.
Note: Enabling WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK increases the computing load,
which may affect projection performance.
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About: displays version information of Acer eProjection Management.
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The WEP key can support from 64- up to 128-bit encryption for wireless
connections. This feature can be set and enabled by the supervisor. You
must key in 5 or 13 ASCII characters, or 10 or 26 hexadecimal characters.
The WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK encryption key should be entered as 8 to 63 ASCII
characters. This feature can be set and enabled by the supervisor.
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Projection with MobiShow
MobiShow allows content projection from a Wi-Fi-enabled smartphone
(Android, iPhone). Install application - Mobishow on smartphone and connect
to wireless projector (SSID by AcerProjector) .
Note: Windows Mobile is not supported.
Using MobiShow
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Tape the MobiShow icon to launch application.
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MobiShow will turn on your mobile WiFi and display available access points
for you to choose.
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The MobiShow client will automatically search for wireless projectors (SSID
with prefix AcerProjector) and connect.
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If more than one projector is found, the following list is displayed for you
to select the one to use.
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You can enjoy photo viewer and PtG playback.
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When you select the Photo function, MobiShow will automatically open
Explorer for you to select a photo folder. Open a file (JPG format) and controls
show on your device's screen.
Icon
Item
Description
Prev/ Next
Tap to go to the previous or next item on the
slide.
Pause/Stop
Pause or stop playing photo.
Rotate
Rotate to left or right photo.
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Photo reviewer
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Wireless PtG
Install the PtG2 converter from the installation CD on your PC; this will enable
you to convert PowerPoint files to PtG2 format.
When you select PtG, the MobiShow client will automatically open Explorer for
you to select a PtG2 file. Select the file to open for your presentation. When the
file is open, the PtG2 slides will be projected while you will be shown controls
on your device screen. The slides are projected full screen with all the effects of
the original PowerPoint slides preserved.
Icon
Item
Description
Prev/ Next
Tap to go to the previous or next item on the
slide.
PgUp/ PgDn
Tap to go to previous or next slide.
Stop
Tap to stop projecting the file. The icon will
become Play if the file is not being played. Tap
Play again to play the file if it is stopped.
Home
Tap to go to the first slide.
Jump
Tap and MobiShow client will show thumbnails
of every slide in the PtG file. You can select any
page to go to.
Open
Tap to select another PtG2 file.
Note: PtG & PtG2 supports 800X600 and 1024X768 resolutions.
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To use the Presentation-to-Go feature, you need to install the PtG2 Converter
on your PC from the CD. Put the CD into your CD-ROM and follow the onscreen
instructions to install the PtG2 Converter.
Open Programs > PtG Utility > PtG2 Converter from the Start menu. The
following control panel is displayed on your desktop.
Click Convert to select a PowerPoint file and start conversion. PtG2 Converter
will open the PowerPoint file and convert it to PtG2 format. You can see the
conversion process on your desktop.
Click Preview to expand or collapse the preview pane. Click Play to play back the
selected PtG2 file or click Open to select a different PtG2 file.
Note: Please close PowerPoint before conversion.
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Using the PtG2 converter
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Acer EquiView - Screen Projection
from Acer Tablet
EquiView provides screen projection of acer tablet via acer wireless projector.
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EquiView on acer tablet desktop or download EquiView from Android
Market.
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Turn on WiFi and connect the access Point where the EquiView compatibile
devices (SSID with prefix AcerProjector).
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Tape the EquiView icon to launch application.
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The EquiView client will automatically search EquiView compatible devices
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Choose a EquiView compatible device, you can control to project screen by
acer wireless projector.
Icon
Item
Description
Play
Start screen projection.
Stop
Stop screen projection.
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Display over USB (DoUSB) projection is an easy-to-use function to project a
computer's screen using a single USB cable (USB type A to mini USB) without
needing any drivers.
Set the projector source to USB B. Connect the USB cable to the miniUSB of
projector and USB type A of the computer. Detect the computer and screen will
be automatically projected out.
If you unplug the USB cable, the projector will stop projecting.
Note: Only one computer can be connected at a time.
Note: Support USB projection under windows OS.
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Display over USB
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Appendices
Troubleshooting
If you experience a problem with your Acer projector, refer to the following
troubleshooting guide. If the problem persists, please contact your local reseller
or service center.
Problems and Solution
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Problem
Solution
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The projector stops
responding to all
controls
If possible, turn off the projector, then unplug
the power cord and wait at least 30 seconds
before reconnecting power.
2
Image or projector
problems
Please refer to projector CD manual’s
troubleshooting.
3
USB/SD read fail
Please make sure the USB device or SD card is
good and well inserted. Remove to try for
several times if necessary.
4
USB drive fail
USB does not support USB hub function and
which power consumption is over 500mA.
5
Media file not
found or can’t be
opened in file list
The files by un-supported codec won’t be shown
on file list. Please check the media support table
again in this manual.
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JPEG Decode
Supports JPEG picture formats
Thumbnails preview
Supports BMP picture formats
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Video Decode and
Movie Formats
Supports MJPEG
Supports H263, H264
Supports AVI, MOV movie formats
Supports 3gp movie format
Supports SRT Subtitle format.
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Music Formats
Supports PCM, ADPCM audio formats
Supports WMA/OGG/MP3
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Card Reader
Interface
Supports SD memory card
USB Interface
Supports mass storage class
Supports SDHC memory card
Supports USB2.0
Note: The video clip and its SRT subtitle file must be located in
the same folder and with same filename (ex. Abcde.avi &
Abcde.srt).
Note: Some user-made subtitles may not work properly.
Note: Video clips produced with some encoders may not be
played correctly. Detail is to follow format supported table.
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Multi-media format supported
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1. Photo Format
Image type (ext
name)
Sub type
Encode type
Max pixels
Jpeg / Jpg
Baseline
YUV420
No Limitation
YUV422
YUV440
YUV444
Progressive
YUV420
5120 X 3840
YUV422
YUV440
YUV444
BMP
No Limitation
Note: JPEG header size must be under 512 Kbytes.
2. Music Format
Music type (ext name)
Sample rate (KHz)
Bit rate (Kbps)
MP3
8-48
8-320
WMA
22-48
5-320
OGG
8-48
64-320
ADPCM-WAV
8-48
32-384
PCM-WAV
8-48
128-1536
AAC
8-48
8-256
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File
format
Video
format
MAX
res
MAX
bit rate
Frame
rate
Audio
format
Remark
AVI
MKV
DIVX
DIVX4/5/6
XVID
MPEG-2/4
H.264
M-JPEG
WMV3
1080P
20Mbps
30fps
AC3
DTS
MPEG1/2/3
PCM
ADPCM
AAC
No support VC-1 AP
H. 264 support less
than 4 reference
frames
No Support AC3HD,DTS-HD
TS
MPEG-2
H.264
1080P
20Mbps
30fps
AC3
DTS
MPEG1/2/3
LPCM
AAC
H. 264 support less
than 4 reference
frames
No Support AC3HD,DTS-HD
DAT
VOB
MPG
MPEG
MPEG-1
MPEG-2
1080P
20Mbps
30fps
MPEG1/2/3
AC3
DTS
LPCM
No Support AC3HD,DTS-HD
MOV
MP4
3GP
MPEG-4
H.264
1080P
20Mbps
30fps
AC3
AMR
PCM
AAC
H. 264 support less
than 4 reference
frames
RM
RMVB
RV3
RV4
720P
5Mbps
30fps
Cook
(RA6)
AAC (RA9)
RACP
(RA10)
-
WMV
WMV3
1080P
20Mbps
30fps
WMA2
WMA3
No Support VC-1 AP
Note: Doesn’t support B-Frame function.
4. Subtitle Format
Format
Font
Subtitle Size
Standard SRT
UTF-8/ UTF-16
4bits up to 448x200
2bits up to 896x200
Note: DO NOT support mixed code in subtitle files.
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