Visual Circuits H-DVP Operating instructions

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CD/DVD
Player
Operating Instructions
For customers in the U.S.A
Owner’s Record
The model and serial numbers are located at the rear of the unit.
Record the serial number in the space provided below. Refer to them
whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this product.
Model No. DVP-NC85H
Serial No.______________
For Customers in Canada
If this product is not working properly, please call 1-877-602-2008 for
Peace of Mind Warranty Replacement service.
For other product related questions please contact our Customer
Information Service Centre at 1-877-899-7669 or write to us at:
Customer Information Service 115 Gordon Baker Road, Toronto,
Ontario, M2H 3R6
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WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire or
electric shock, do not expose
this apparatus to rain or
moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do
not open the cabinet. Refer
servicing to qualified
personnel only.
The AC power cord must be
changed only at a qualified
service shop.
CAUTION
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 to disassemble
the cabinet.
Refer servicing to qualified
personnel only.
This symbol is
intended to alert the
user to the presence
of uninsulated
“dangerous voltage”
within the product’s enclosure that
may be of sufficient magnitude to
constitute a risk of electric shock to
persons.
This symbol is
intended to alert the
user to the presence
of important
operating and
maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature
accompanying the appliance.
CAUTION
You are cautioned that any
changes or modifications not
expressly approved in this manual
could void your authority to
operate this equipment.
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Notes About the
Discs
• To keep the disc clean, handle
the disc by its edge. Do not touch
the surface.
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
interference by one or more of the
following measures:
– Reorient or relocate the
receiving antenna.
– Increase the separation
between the equipment and
receiver.
– Connect the equipment into an
outlet on a circuit different
from that to which the receiver
is connected.
– Consult the dealer or an
experienced radio/TV
technician for help.
• 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 the
temperature may rise
considerably inside the car.
• After playing, store the disc in its
case.
• Clean the disc with a cleaning
cloth.
Wipe the disc from the center
out.
• Do not use solvents such as
benzine, thinner, commercially
available disc/lens cleaners, or
anti-static spray intended for
vinyl LPs.
• If you have printed the disc’s
label, dry the label before
playing.
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Important
Safeguards
For your protection, please read these safety
instructions completely before operating the appliance,
and keep this manual for future reference.
Carefully observe all warnings, precautions and
instructions on the appliance, or the one described in
the operating instructions and adhere to them.
Use
Power sources
This set should be operated only
from the type of power source
indicated on the marking label. If
you are not sure of the type of
electrical power supplied to your
home, consult your dealer or local power company.
For those sets designed to operate from battery power,
or other sources, refer to the operating instructions.
Grounding or Polarization
This set is equipped with a polarized ac power cord
plug (a plug having one blade wider than the other), or
with a three-wire grounding type plug (a plug having a
third pin for grounding). Follow the instructions
below:
For the set with a polarized AC power
cord plug:
This plug will fit into the power
outlet only one way. This is a
safety feature. If you are unable to
insert the plug fully into the outlet, try reversing the
plug. If the plug should still fail to fit, contact your
electrician to have a suitable outlet installed. Do not
defeat the safety purpose of the polarized plug by
forcing it in.
For the set with a three-wire grounding
type AC plug:
This plug will only fit into a
grounding-type power outlet. This
is a safety feature. If you are
unable to insert the plug into the
outlet, contact your electrician to have a suitable outlet
installed. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the
grounding plug.
Overloading
Do not overload wall outlets,
extension cords or convenience
receptacles beyond their capacity,
since this can result in fire or
electric shock.
Object and Liquid Entry
Never push objects of any kind into
the set through openings as they
may touch dangerous voltage points
or short out parts that could result in
a fire or electric shock. Never spill
liquid of any kind on the set.
Attachments
Do not use attachments not
recommended by the manufacturer, as
they may cause hazards.
Cleaning
Unplug the set from the wall outlet
before cleaning or polishing it. Do
not use liquid cleaners or aerosol
cleaners. Use a cloth lightly
dampened with water for cleaning
the exterior of the set.
Installation
Water and Moisture
Do not use power-line operated sets
near water - for example, near a
bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink, or
laundry tub, in a wet basement, or
near a swimming pool, etc.
Power-Cord Protection
Route the power cord so that it is
not likely to be walked on or
pinched by items placed upon or
against them, paying particular
attention to the plugs, receptacles, and the point where
the cord exits from the appliance.
Accessories
Do not place the set on an
unstable cart, stand, tripod,
bracket, or table. The set may
fall, causing serious injury to a
child or an adult, and serious damage to the set. Use
only a cart stand tripod, bracket, or table recommended
by the manufacturer.
An appliance and cart combination
should be moved with care. Quick
stops, excessive force, and uneven
surfaces may cause the appliance
and cart combination to overturn.
S3125A
Ventilation
The slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for
necessary ventilation. To ensure reliable operation of
the set, and to protect it from overheating, these slots
and openings must never be blocked or covered.
• Never cover the slots and
openings with a cloth or
other materials.
• Never block the slots and
openings by placing the set
on a bed, sofa, rug or other
similar surface.
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• Never place the set in a
confined space, such as a
bookcase, or built-in
cabinet, unless proper
ventilation is provided.
• Do not place the set near or
over a radiator or heat
register, or where it is
exposed to direct sunlight.
Service
Damage Requiring Service
Unplug the set from the wall outlet and refer servicing
to qualified service personnel under the following
conditions:
• When the power cord or plug is
damaged or frayed.
Antennas
Outdoor antenna grounding
If an outdoor antenna or cable system is installed,
follow the precautions below.
An outdoor antenna system should not be located in the
vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric light
or power circuits, or where it can come in contact with
such power lines or circuits.
WHEN INSTALLING AN OUTDOOR ANTENNA
SYSTEM, EXTREME CARE SHOULD BE TAKEN
TO KEEP FROM CONTACTING SUCH POWER
LINES OR CIRCUITS AS CONTACT WITH THEM
IS ALMOST INVARIABLY FATAL.
Be sure the antenna system is grounded so as to provide
some protection against voltage surges and built-up static
charges. Section 810 of the National Electrical Code
provides information with respect to proper grounding of
the mast and supporting structure, grounding of the lead-in
wire to an antenna discharge unit, size of grounding
conductors, location of antenna-discharge unit, connection
to grounding electrodes, and requirements for the
grounding electrode.
Antenna Grounding According to the
National Electrical Code
Antenna Lead in Wire
Ground Clamp
Electric Service
Equipment
Antenna Discharge unit
(NEC Section 810-20)
Grounding Conductors
(NEC Section 810-21)
Ground Clamps
Power Service Grounding
Electrode System
(NEC Art 250 Part H)
NEC-NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE
Lightning
For added protection for this set during a lightning
storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long
periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and
disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will
prevent damage to the set due to lightning and powerline surges.
• If liquid has been spilled or
objects have fallen into the
set.
• If the set has been exposed
to rain or water.
• If the set has been
subject to excessive
shock by being
dropped, or the cabinet
has been damaged.
• If the set does not operate
normally when following
the operating instructions.
Adjust only those controls
that are specified in the
operating instructions. Improper adjustment
of other controls may result in damage and
will often require extensive work by a
qualified technician to restore the set to normal
operation.
• When the set exhibits a distinct change in
performance - this indicates a need for service.
Servicing
Do not attempt to service the set
yourself as opening or removing
covers may expose you to
dangerous voltage or other
hazards.
Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
Replacement parts
When replacement parts are required, be sure the
service technician has used replacement parts specified
by the manufacturer that have the same characteristics
as the original parts.
Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric
shock, or other hazards.
Safety Check
Upon completion of any service or
repairs to the set, ask the service
technician to perform routine
safety checks (as specified by the
manufacturer) to determine that
the set is in safe operating
condition.
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On adjusting volume
Precautions
On safety
• To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
place objects filled with liquids, such as
vases, on the apparatus.
• Should any solid object or liquid fall into
the cabinet, unplug the player and have it
checked by qualified personnel before
operating it any further.
Do not turn up the volume while listening to
a section with very low level inputs or no
audio signals. If you do, the speakers may be
damaged when a peak level section is played.
On cleaning
Clean the cabinet, panel, and controls with a
soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild
detergent solution. Do not use any type of
abrasive pad, scouring powder or solvent
such as alcohol or benzine.
On power sources
On cleaning discs, disc/lens cleaners
• The player is not disconnected from the AC
power source 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 the player
from the wall outlet. To disconnect the AC
power cord, grasp the plug itself; never pull
the cord.
Do not use a commercially available
cleaning disc or disc/lens cleaner (wet or
spray type). These may cause the
apparatus to malfunction.
On placement
• Place the player in a location with adequate
ventilation to prevent heat build-up in the
player.
• Do not place the player on a soft surface
such as a rug.
• Do not place the player in a location near
heat sources, or in a place subject to direct
sunlight, excessive dust, or mechanical
shock.
• Do not install the player in an inclined
position. It is designed to be operated in a
horizontal position only.
• Keep the player and the discs away from
equipment with strong magnets, such as
microwave ovens, or large loudspeakers.
• Do not place heavy objects on the player.
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 operate properly. In this
case, remove the disc and leave the player
turned on for about half an hour until the
moisture evaporates.
• When you move the player, take out any
discs. If you don’t, the disc may be
damaged.
IMPORTANT NOTICE
Caution: This player is capable of holding a
still video image or on-screen display image
on your television screen indefinitely. If
you leave the still video image or on-screen
display image displayed on your TV for an
extended period of time you risk permanent
damage to your television screen. Plasma
display panel televisions and projection
televisions are susceptible to this.
On transporting the player
Before transporting the player, follow the
procedure below to return the internal
mechanisms to their original positions.
1
2
Remove all the discs from the disc tray.
3
Press ?/1 to turn off the player.
The player enters standby mode.
4
Disconnect the AC power cord.
Press A to close the disc tray.
Make sure that “NO DISC” appears on
the front panel display.
If you have any questions or problems
concerning your player, please consult your
nearest Sony dealer.
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Table of Contents
WARNING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Notes About the Discs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Important Safeguards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
About This Manual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
This Player Can Play the Following Discs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Index to Parts and Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Guide to the Control Menu Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Hookups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Hooking Up the Player . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Step 1: Unpacking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Step 2: Inserting Batteries Into the Remote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Step 3: Connecting the Video Cords/HDMI Cords. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Step 4: Connecting the Audio Cords . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Step 5: Connecting the Power Cord . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Step 6: Quick Setup . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Playing Discs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Playing Discs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Resuming Playback From the Point Where You Stopped the Disc (Multi-disc
Resume) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Using the DVD’s Menu. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
Selecting “ORIGINAL” or “PLAY LIST” on a DVD-RW/DVD-R . . . . . . . . . . . 30
Playing VIDEO CDs With PBC Functions (PBC Playback) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Various Play Mode Functions (Program Play, Shuffle Play, Repeat Play,
A-B Repeat Play) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
Searching for a Scene . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
Searching for a Particular Point on a Disc (Search, Scan, Slow-motion Play,
Freeze Frame) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
Searching for a Title/Chapter/Track/Scene, etc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
Searching by Scene (PICTURE NAVIGATION) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
Viewing Information About the Disc . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
Checking the Playing Time and Remaining Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
Sound Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
Changing the Sound . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
TV Virtual Surround Settings (TVS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
Enjoying Movies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46
Changing the Angles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Displaying the Subtitles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Adjusting the Playback Picture (CUSTOM PICTURE MODE). . . . . . . . . . . .
Sharpening the Picture (SHARPNESS). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Adjusting the Picture Quality (BNR, MNR). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Adjusting the Delay Between the Picture and Sound (AV SYNC) . . . . . . . . . 51
Enjoying MP3 Audio and JPEG Images . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52
About MP3 Audio Tracks and JPEG Image Files . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52
Playing MP3 Audio Tracks or JPEG Image Files. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53
Enjoying JPEG Images as a Slide Show . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56
Using Various Additional Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
Locking Discs (CUSTOM PARENTAL CONTROL,
PARENTAL CONTROL) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
Controlling Your TV with the Supplied Remote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61
Settings and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63
Using the Setup Display. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Setting the Display or Sound Track Language (LANGUAGE SETUP) . . . . .
Settings for the Display (SCREEN SETUP). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Custom Settings (CUSTOM SETUP). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Settings for the Sound (AUDIO SETUP) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Additional Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Self-diagnosis Function (When letters/numbers appear in the display). . . . .
Glossary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Specifications. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Language Code List. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Parental Control Area Code List . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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About This Manual
• Instructions in this manual describe the controls on the remote. You can also use the
controls on the player if they have the same or similar names as those on the remote.
• “DVD” may be used as a general term for DVD VIDEOs, DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs (+VR
mode) and DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs (video mode).
• The meaning of the icons used in this manual is described below:
Icons
Meaning
Functions available for DVD VIDEOs and DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs in +VR
mode or DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs in video mode
Functions available for DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs in VR (Video Recording) mode
Functions available for VIDEO CDs (including Super VCDs or CD-Rs/CDRWs in video CD format or Super VCD format)
Functions available for music CDs or CD-Rs/CD-RWs in music CD format
Functions available for DATA CDs (CD-ROMs/CD-Rs/CD-RWs
containing MP3* audio tracks, and JPEG image files)
Functions available for DATA DVDs (DVD-ROMs/DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs/
DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs containing MP3* audio tracks, and JPEG image files)
*MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer III) is a standard format defined by ISO (International Organization for
Standardization)/IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) MPEG which compresses audio data.
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This Player Can Play the
Following Discs
Format of discs
DVD VIDEO
DVD-RW/-R
DVD+RW/+R
VIDEO CD/
Music CD
Example of discs that the player
cannot play
The player cannot play the following discs:
• CD-ROMs/CD-Rs/CD-RWs other than
those recorded in the formats listed on this
page.
• CD-ROMs recorded in PHOTO CD format.
• Data part of CD-Extras.
• DVD Audio discs.
• HD layer on Super Audio CDs.
Also, the player cannot play the following
discs:
• A DVD VIDEO with a different region
code.
• A disc recorded in a color system other than
NTSC, such as PAL or SECAM (this player
conforms to the NTSC color system).
• A disc that has a non-standard shape (e.g.,
card, heart).
• A disc with paper or stickers on it.
• A disc that has the adhesive of cellophane
tape or a sticker still left on it.
CD-RW/-R
Region code
“DVD+RW,” “DVD-RW,” “DVD+R,”
“DVD-R,” “DVD VIDEO,” and “CD” logos
are trademarks.
Note about CDs/DVDs
The player can play CD-ROMs/CD-Rs/CDRWs recorded in the following formats:
– music CD format
– video CD format
– MP3 audio tracks and JPEG image files of
format conforming to ISO 9660* Level 1/
Level 2, or its extended format, Joliet
– KODAK Picture CD format
* A logical format of files and folders on CDROMs, defined by ISO (International
Organization for Standardization).
Your player has a region code printed on the
back of the unit and only will play DVD
VIDEOs (playback only) labeled with
identical region codes. This system is used to
protect copyrights.
DVD VIDEOs labeled
this player.
will also play on
If you try to play any other DVD VIDEO, the
message “Playback prohibited by area
limitations.” will appear on the TV screen.
Depending on the DVD VIDEO, there may
be no region code indication, even though
playing the DVD VIDEO is prohibited by
area restrictions.
DVP–XXXX
X
00V 00Hz
NO.
The player can play DVD-ROMs/
DVD+RWs/DVD-RWs/DVD+Rs/DVD-Rs
recorded in the following format:
– MP3 audio tracks and JPEG image files of
format conforming to UDF (Universal Disk
Format).
ALL
Region code
00W
0-000-000-00
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Notes
• Notes about DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs, DVD-RWs/
DVD-Rs or CD-Rs/CD-RWs
Some DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs, DVD-RWs/DVDRs, or CD-Rs/CD-RWs cannot be played on this
player due to the recording quality or physical
condition of the disc, or the characteristics of the
recording device and authoring software.
The disc will not play if it has not been correctly
finalized. For more information, refer to the
operating instructions for the recording device.
Note that some playback functions may not work
with some DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs, even if they
have been correctly finalized. In this case, view
the disc by normal playback. Also some DATA
CDs/DATA DVDs created in Packet Write
format cannot be played.
• Music discs encoded with copyright protection
technologies
This product is designed to playback discs that
conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard.
Recently, various music discs encoded with
copyright protection technologies are marketed
by some record companies. Please be aware that
among those discs, there are some that do not
conform to the CD standard and may not be
playable by this product.
• Note on DualDiscs
A DualDisc is a two sided disc product which
mates DVD recorded material on one side with
digital audio material on the other side.
However, since the audio material side does not
conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard,
playback on this product is not guaranteed.
Note on playback operations of
DVDs and VIDEO CDs
Some playback operations of DVDs and
VIDEO CDs may be intentionally set by
software producers. Since this player plays
DVDs and VIDEO CDs according to the disc
contents the software producers designed,
some playback features may not be available.
Also, refer to the instructions supplied with
the DVDs or VIDEO CDs.
Copyrights
This product incorporates copyright
protection technology that is protected by
U.S. patents and other intellectual property
rights. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by
Macrovision, and is intended for home and
other limited viewing uses only unless
otherwise authorized by Macrovision.
Reverse engineering or disassembly is
prohibited.
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Index to Parts and Controls
For more information, see the pages indicated in parentheses.
Front panel
A [/1 (on/standby) button (26)
B HDMI* (High-Definition Multimedia
Interface) indicator (19, 65, 68, 75)
Lights up when the HDMI OUT jack is
correctly connected to a HDCP (Highbandwidth Digital Content Protection)
compliant device with HDMI or DVI
(Digital Visual Interface) input.
C DISC 1-5 buttons (27)
D H (play) button (26)
E x (stop) button (27)
F ./> (previous/next) buttons (36)
G A (open/close) button (26)
H DISC SKIP button (28)
I PROGRESSIVE button/indicator (21)
Lights up when the player outputs
progressive signals.
J
(remote sensor) (17)
K EXCHANGE button (28)
L Disc tray (26)
M Front panel display (12)
* This player is based on version 1.1 of HighDefinition Multimedia Interface Specifications.
This DVD player incorporates High-Definition
Multimedia Interface (HDMI™) technology.
HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition
Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered
trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.
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Rear panel
DIGITAL OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
HDMI OUT
Y
LINE OUT
R-AUDIO-L
PB
VIDEO
PR
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
S VIDEO OUT
A HDMI OUT (high-definition
multimedia interface out) jack (18)
E LINE OUT (VIDEO) jack (18)
B DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) jack (22)
G COMPONENT VIDEO OUT (Y, PB,
PR) jacks (18)
C DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack (22)
F S VIDEO OUT jack (18)
D LINE OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks (22)
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Front panel display
When playing back a DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR mode disc
Disc numbers (27)
Disc type
Current
disc
All Discs
Repeat
mode (34)
Playing
status
Lights up when you can
change the angle (46)
Playing time of the
current title (41)
Lights up during Repeat Play (34)
When playing back a VIDEO CD with Playback Control (PBC) (31)
Disc numbers (27)
Disc type
Current playing time (40)
Current disc
Playing
status
Lights up during A-B Repeat Play (35)
When playing back a CD, DATA CD (MP3 audio)/DATA DVD (MP3 audio) or VIDEO CD
(without PBC)
Disc numbers (27)
Current track (40)
Current playing time (40)
Disc type*
Current
disc
All Discs
Repeat
mode (34)
Playing
status
Lights up during Repeat Play (34)
* When playing DATA DVDs, the DVD indicator is displayed.
When playing VIDEO CDs (without PBC), the VCD indicator is displayed.
z Hint
You can adjust the lighting of the front panel
display by setting “DIMMER” in “CUSTOM
SETUP.” (page 67)
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Remote
I ./> PREV/NEXT (previous/
next) buttons (27)
J
m/M
buttons (37)
SCAN/SLOW
K ZOOM button (27, 55)
L SLOW PLAY/FAST PLAY buttons
(27)
M AUDIO button (43)
N SUBTITLE button (46)
O [/1 (on/standby) button (26)
P VOL (volume) +/– buttons (61)
The + button has a tactile dot.*
Q TV/VIDEO button (61)
R PICTURE NAVI (picture navigation)
button (39, 55)
S TIME/TEXT button (40)
T MENU button (30)
U ENTER button (24)
V DISPLAY button (14)
W H PLAY button (26)
The H button has a tactile dot.*
X x STOP button (27)
Y X PAUSE button (27)
Z DISC SKIP button (44)
wj ANGLE button (46)
* Use the tactile dot as a reference when operating
the player.
A TV [/1 (on/standby) button (61)
B Z OPEN/CLOSE button (27)
C Number buttons (30)
The number 5 button has a tactile dot.*
D CLEAR button (32)
E TOP MENU button (30)
F C/X/x/c buttons (30)
G O RETURN button (28)
H
/
REPLAY/STEP/
ADVANCE/STEP buttons (27, 37)
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Guide to the Control Menu Display
Use the Control Menu to select a function and to view related information. Press DISPLAY
repeatedly to turn on or change the Control Menu display as follows:
, Control Menu display 1
m
Control Menu display 2 (appears for certain discs only)
m
Control Menu display off
Control Menu display
The Control Menu display 1 and 2 will show different items depending on the disc type. For
details about each item, see the pages in parentheses.
Example: Control Menu display 1 when playing a DVD VIDEO.
Currently playing disc number
Currently playing title number*1
Currently playing chapter number*2
Total number of titles*1
Total number of chapters*2
Control Menu items
1
12 (27)
18 (34)
T
1:32:55
OFF
OFF
SET
ON
Selected item
Function name of
selected Control
Menu item
DVD VIDEO
Playback status
(N Playback,
X Pause,
x Stop, etc.)
Type of disc
being played*3
Playing time*4
Current setting
Options
PROGRAM
ENTER
Quit:
DISPLAY
Operation message
*1
*2
*3
*4
Displays the scene number for VIDEO CDs
(PBC is on), track number for VIDEO CDs/
CDs, album number for DATA CDs/DATA
DVDs.
Displays the index number for VIDEO CDs,
MP3 audio track number or JPEG image file
number for DATA CDs/DATA DVDs.
Displays Super VCD as “SVCD.”
Displays the date for JPEG files.
To turn off the display
Press DISPLAY repeatedly.
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List of Control Menu items
Item
Item Name, Function
DISC (page 37)
Selects the disc to be played.
TITLE (page 37)/SCENE (page 37)/TRACK (page 37)
Selects the title, scene or track to be played.
CHAPTER (page 37)/INDEX (page 37)
Selects the chapter or index to be played.
TRACK (page 37)
Selects the track to be played.
ORIGINAL/PLAY LIST (page 30)
Selects the type of titles (DVD-RW/DVD-R in VR mode) to be played, the ORIGINAL
one, or an edited PLAY LIST.
TIME/TEXT (page 37)
Checks the elapsed time and the remaining playback time.
Input the time code for picture and music searching.
Displays the DVD/CD text or the DATA CD/DATA DVD track/file name.
PROGRAM (page 32)
Selects the title, chapter or track to play in the order you want.
SHUFFLE (page 34)
Plays the title, chapter or track in random order.
REPEAT (page 34)
Plays the entire disc (all titles/all tracks/all albums) repeatedly or one title/chapter/track/
album repeatedly.
A-B REPEAT (page 35)
Specifies the parts you want to play repeatedly.
CUSTOM PICTURE MODE (page 47)
Adjusts the video signal from the player. You can select the picture quality that best suits
the program you are watching.
SHARPNESS (page 48)
Exaggerates the outline of the image to produce a sharper picture.
BNR (page 49)
Adjusts the picture quality by reducing the “block noise” or mosaic like patterns that
appear on your TV screen.
MNR (page 49)
Adjusts the picture quality by reducing the faint noise appearing around the outlines of
the images.
TVS (TV Virtual Surround) (page 44)
Selects the surround functions.
AV SYNC (page 51)
Adjust the delay between the picture and sound.
PARENTAL CONTROL (page 58)
Set to prohibit playback on this player.
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SETUP (page 63)
QUICK Setup (page 24)
Use Quick Setup to choose the desired language of the on-screen display, the aspect ratio
of the TV and the audio output signal.
CUSTOM Setup
In addition to the Quick Setup setting, you can adjust various other settings.
RESET
Returns the settings in “SETUP” to the default setting.
ALBUM (page 52)
Selects the album that contains MP3 audio track and JPEG image file to be played.
FILE (page 37)
Selects the JPEG image file to be played.
DATE (page 55)
Displays the date the picture was taken by a digital camera.
INTERVAL (page 57)
Specifies the duration for which the slides are displayed on the screen.
EFFECT (page 57)
Selects the effects to be used for changing slides during a slide show.
MODE (MP3, JPEG) (page 56)
Selects the data type; MP3 audio track (AUDIO), JPEG image file (IMAGE) or both
(AUTO) to be played when playing a DATA CD or DATA DVD.
z Hint
The Control Menu icon indicator lights up in green
when you select any item
t
except “OFF” (“PROGRAM,” “SHUFFLE,”
“REPEAT,” “A-B REPEAT,” “CUSTOM
PICTURE MODE,” “SHARPNESS,” “BNR,”
“MNR,” “TVS” only). The “ORIGINAL/PLAY
LIST” indicator lights up in green when you select
“PLAY LIST” (default setting). The “AV SYNC”
indicator lights up in green when set to more than 0
ms.
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Hookups
Hooking Up the Player
Hookups
Follow steps 1 to 6 to hook up and adjust the settings of the player.
Notes
•
•
•
•
Plug cords securely to prevent unwanted noise.
Refer to the instructions supplied with the components to be connected.
You cannot connect this player to a TV that does not have a video input jack.
Be sure to disconnect the power cord of each component before connecting.
Step 1: Unpacking
Check that you have the following items:
• Audio/Video cord (phono plug × 3 y phono plug × 3) (1)
• Remote commander (remote) (1)
• Size AA (R6) batteries (2)
Step 2: Inserting Batteries Into the Remote
You can control the player using the supplied remote. Insert two Size AA (R6) batteries by
matching the 3 and # ends on the batteries to the markings inside the compartment. When
using the remote, point it at the remote sensor
on the player.
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 light from the sun or a lighting apparatus. Doing so may cause a
malfunction.
• If you do not use the remote for an extended period of time, remove the batteries to avoid possible damage
from battery leakage and corrosion.
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Step 3: Connecting the Video Cords/HDMI Cords
Connect this player to your TV monitor, projector or AV amplifier (receiver) using a video cord.
Select one of the patterns A through D, according to the input jack on your TV monitor,
projector or AV amplifier (receiver).
In order to view progressive signal (480p) pictures with a compatible TV, projector or monitor,
you must use pattern C. Select pattern D when connecting to a TV, projector or AV amplifier
(receiver) equipped with HDMI input.
A
Audio/video
cord
(supplied)
(yellow)
INPUT
VIDEO
S VIDEO cord
(not supplied)
INPUT
S VIDEO
L
B
AUDIO
R
TV, projector or AV
amplifier (receiver)
(yellow)
to LINE OUT (VIDEO)
DIGITAL OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
HDMI OUT
Y
to S VIDEO OUT
LINE OUT
R-AUDIO-L
PB
VIDEO
PR
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
S VIDEO OUT
to HDMI OUT
HDMI cord
(not supplied)
TV, projector or AV
amplifier (receiver)
to COMPONENT
VIDEO OUT
(green)
(blue)
(red)
Component
video cord
(not supplied)
D
CD/DVD player
COMPONENT
VIDEO IN
C
Y
(green)
PB
(blue)
PR
(red)
IN
TV, projector or AV
amplifier (receiver)
TV, projector or AV
amplifier (receiver)
l : Signal flow
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A If you are connecting to a video input jack
Connect the yellow plug of an audio/video cord (supplied) to the yellow (video) jack. You will
enjoy standard quality images.
With this connection, select “NORMAL (INTERLACE)” (default) by pressing the
PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel.
Hookups
Yellow
Yellow
White (L)
White (L)
Red (R)
Red (R)
B If you are connecting to an S VIDEO input jack
Connect an S VIDEO cord (not supplied). You will enjoy high quality images.
With this connection, select “NORMAL (INTERLACE)” (default) by pressing the
PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel.
C If you are connecting to a monitor, projector or AV amplifier
(receiver) having component video input jacks (Y, PB, PR)
Connect the component via the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks using a component video
cord (not supplied) or three video cords (not supplied) of the same kind and length. You will
enjoy accurate color reproduction and high quality images.
If your TV accepts progressive 480p format signals, use this connection and press the
PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel to output progressive signals. For details, see “Using
the PROGRESSIVE button” (page 21).
Green
Green
Blue
Blue
Red
Red
D If you are connecting to an HDMI/DVI input jack
Use a certified Sony HDMI cord (not supplied) to enjoy high quality digital picture and sound
through the HDMI OUT jack. When connecting to the HDMI OUT jack, carefully align the
HDMI connector with the jack. Do not bend and apply pressure to the HDMI cord.
To connect to a TV with DVI input
Use an HDMI-DVI converter cord (not supplied). The DVI jack will not accept any audio
signals, so you have to use another audio connection in addition to this connection (page 22).
Furthermore, you cannot connect the HDMI OUT jack to DVI jacks that are not HDCP
compliant (e.g., DVI jacks on PC displays).
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When connecting to a standard 4:3 screen TV
Depending on the disc, the image may not fit your TV screen. To change the aspect ratio, see
page 65.
Notes
• Do not connect a VCR, etc., between your TV and the player. If you pass the player signals via the VCR,
you may not receive a clear image on the TV screen. If your TV has only one audio/video input jack,
connect the player to this jack.
VCR
CD/DVD player
TV
Connect
directly
• If the picture appears too white when you are using A or B connection, set “BLACK LEVEL” in
“SCREEN SETUP” to “OFF” (page 66).
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Using the PROGRESSIVE button
,
PROGRESSIVE AUTO
m
PROGRESSIVE VIDEO
m
NORMAL (INTERLACE)
Hookups
By using the PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel, you can select the signal format in
which the player outputs video signals (Progressive or Interlace), and the conversion method for
progressive signals. The PROGRESSIVE indicator lights up when the player outputs
progressive signals.
Each time you press PROGRESSIVE, the display changes as follows:
◆PROGRESSIVE AUTO
Select this setting when:
– your TV accepts progressive signals, and,
– the TV is connected to the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks.
Normally select this under the above condition. This automatically detects the software type, and
selects the appropriate conversion method.
Note that the picture will not be clear or no picture will appear if you select these settings when
either of the above conditions is not met.
◆PROGRESSIVE VIDEO
Select this setting when:
– your TV accepts progressive signals, and,
– the TV is connected to the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks, and,
– you want to fix the conversion method to PROGRESSIVE VIDEO for video-based software.
Select this if the image is not clear when you select PROGRESSIVE AUTO.
Note that the picture will not be clear or no picture will appear if you select these settings when
either of the above conditions is not met.
◆NORMAL (INTERLACE)
Select this setting when:
– your TV does not accept progressive signals, or,
– your TV is connected to jacks other than the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks (LINE OUT
(VIDEO) or S VIDEO OUT).
You cannot select this setting while the HDMI indicator is lit.
About DVD software types and the conversion method
DVD software can be divided into two types: film-based software and video based software.
Video-based software is derived from TV, such as dramas and sit-coms, and displays images at
30 frames/60 fields per second. Film-based software is derived from film and displays images at
24 frames per second. Some DVD software contains both video and film.
In order for these images to appear natural on your screen when output in progressive format,
the progressive signals need to be converted to match the type of DVD software that you are
watching.
Note
When you play video-based software in progressive signal format, sections of some types of images may
appear unnatural due to the conversion process when output through the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks.
Images from the S VIDEO OUT and LINE OUT (VIDEO) jacks are unaffected as they are output in the
normal (interlace) format.
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Step 4: Connecting the Audio Cords
Select one of the following patterns A or B, according to the input jack on your TV monitor,
projector or AV amplifier (receiver).
This will enable you to listen to sound.
(red)
INPUT
(yellow)*
Audio/video
cord (supplied)
VIDEO
A
(white)
(white)
L
(yellow)*
AUDIO
(red)
R
LINE OUT
TV, projector, or AV
amplifier (receiver)
VIDEO
R-AUDIO-L
to LINE OUT L/R (AUDIO)
DIGITAL OUT
LINE OUT
R-AUDIO-L
COAXIAL
Y
OPTICAL
PB
PR
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
HDMI OUT
VIDEO
S VIDEO OUT
to DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL or OPTICAL)/HDMI OUT
CD/DVD player
DIGITAL OUT
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
or
HDMI OUT
or
Optical digital cord
(not supplied)
Remove jack cap
before connecting
Coaxial digital cord
(not supplied)
HDMI cord (not supplied)
to coaxial or optical/
HDMI digital input
[Speakers]
Rear (L)
Rear (R)
Front (L)
Center
B
[Speakers]
Front (R)
AV amplifier (receiver)
with a decoder
Subwoofer
: Signal flow
* The yellow plug is used for video signals (page 18).
z Hint
For correct speaker location, see the operating instructions supplied with the connected components.
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B Connecting to a digital audio
jacks
input jack
This connection will use your TV’s or stereo
amplifier’s (receiver’s) two speakers for
sound. Connect using the audio/video cord
(supplied).
If your AV amplifier (receiver) has a Dolby
Digital*1 or DTS*2 decoder and a digital
input jack, use this connection.
Connect using a coaxial or optical digital
cord/HDMI cord (not supplied).
Yellow
White (L)
Yellow
White (L)
Coaxial cord
Red (R)
Red (R)
Optical cord
• Surround effect (page 45)
TV: Dynamic Theater, Dynamic, Wide,
Night
Stereo amplifier (receiver): Standard, Night
Hookups
A Connecting to audio L/R input
HDMI cord
• Surround effect
Dolby Digital (5.1ch), DTS (5.1ch)
*1
Manufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. “Dolby,” “Pro Logic,” and the
double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby
Laboratories.
*2 “DTS” and “DTS Digital Out” are trademarks of
Digital Theater Systems, Inc.
Notes
• After you have completed the connection, be sure
to set “DOLBY DIGITAL” to “DOLBY
DIGITAL” and “DTS” to “ON” in Quick Setup
(page 24).
• When you connect an amplifier (receiver) that
conforms to the 96 kHz sampling frequency, set
“48kHz/96kHz PCM” in “AUDIO SETUP” to
“96kHz/24bit” (page 70).
• The TVS effects of this player cannot be used
with this connection.
• When you connect the player to an AV amplifier
(receiver) using an HDMI cord, you will need to
do one of the following:
– Connect the AV amplifier (receiver) to the TV
with the HDMI cord.
– Connect the player to the TV with a video cord
other than HDMI cord (component video cord, S
VIDEO cord, or audio/video cord).
• When connecting to the HDMI OUT jack,
carefully align the HDMI connector with the jack.
Do not bend and apply pressure to the HDMI
cord.
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Step 5: Connecting the Power Cord
Plug the player and TV power cords into an AC outlet.
Step 6: Quick Setup
Follow the steps below to make the minimum number of basic adjustments for using the player.
To skip an adjustment, press >. To return to the previous adjustment, press ..
ENTER
1 Turn on the TV.
2 Press [/1.
3 Switch the input selector on your
LANGUAGE SETUP
OSD:
MENU:
AUDIO:
SUBTITLE:
ENGLISH
ENGLISH
FRENCH
SPANISH
PORTUGUESE
TV so that the signal from the
player appears on the TV screen.
“Press [ENTER] to run QUICK SETUP”
(press enter to run Quick Setup) appears
at the bottom of the screen. If this
message does not appear, select
“QUICK” (quick) under “SETUP”
(setup) in the Control Menu to run Quick
Setup (page 64).
4 Press ENTER without inserting a
disc.
The Setup Display for selecting the
language used in the on-screen display
appears.
5 Press X/x to select a language.
The player displays the menu and
subtitles in the selected language.
6 Press ENTER.
The Setup Display for selecting the
aspect ratio of the TV to be connected
appears.
SCREEN SETUP
16:9
TV TYPE:
16:9
HDMI RESOLUTION:
YCBCR/RGB (HDMI): 4:3 LETTER BOX
4:3
PAN
SCAN
SCREEN SAVER:
JACKET PICTURE
BACKGROUND:
ON
BLACK LEVEL:
OFF
BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT):
FULL
4:3 OUTPUT:
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7 Press X/x to select the setting that
matches your TV type.
◆ If you have a 4:3 standard TV
• 4:3 LETTER BOX or 4:3 PAN SCAN
(page 65)
8 Press ENTER.
The Setup Display for selecting the type
of jack used to connect your amplifier
(receiver) appears.
Is this player connected to an amplifier
(receiver)? Select the type of jack you
are using.
YES
LINE OUTPUT L/R(AUDIO)
DIGITAL OUTPUT
NO
9 Press X/x to select the type of jack
(if any) you are using to connect to
an amplifier (receiver), then press
ENTER.
If you did not connect an AV amplifier
(receiver), select “NO,” then go to step
13.
If you connected an AV amplifier
(receiver) using just an audio cord, select
“YES: LINE OUTPUT L/R (AUDIO),”
then go to step 13.
If you connected an AV amplifier
(receiver) using a digital coaxial or
optical/HDMI cord, select “YES:
DIGITAL OUTPUT.”
11Press ENTER.
Hookups
◆ If you have a wide-screen TV or a 4:3
standard TV with a wide-screen mode
• 16:9 (page 65)
AUDIO SETUP
AUDIO ATT:
OFF
AUDIO DRC:
STANDARD
AUDIO FILTER:
SHARP
DOWNMIX:
DOLBY SURROUND
DIGITAL OUT:
ON
D-PCM
DOLBY DIGITAL:
DTS:
D-PCM
48kHz/96kHz PCM: DOLBY DIGITAL
“DTS” is selected.
AUDIO SETUP
AUDIO ATT:
OFF
AUDIO DRC:
STANDARD
AUDIO FILTER:
SHARP
DOWNMIX:
DOLBY SURROUND
DIGITAL OUT:
ON
D-PCM
DOLBY DIGITAL:
DTS:
OFF
48kHz/96kHz PCM:
OFF
ON
12Press X/x to select whether or
not you wish to send a DTS signal
to your amplifier (receiver).
If your AV amplifier (receiver) has a
DTS decoder, select “ON.” Otherwise,
select “OFF.”
13Press ENTER.
Quick Setup is finished. All connections
and setup operations are complete.
10Press X/x to select the type of
Dolby Digital signal you wish to
send to your amplifier (receiver).
If your AV amplifier (receiver) has a
Dolby Digital decoder, select “DOLBY
DIGITAL.” Otherwise, select “D-PCM.”
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To place other discs on the tray, press
DISC SKIP and place the discs in the
order you want to play them.
Each time you press DISC SKIP, the disc
tray turns so you can place the discs on
the empty compartments. The player
plays from the last disc placed on the tray.
Playing Discs
Playing Discs
Depending on the DVD or VIDEO CD, some
operations may be different or restricted.
Refer to the operating instructions supplied
with your disc.
Playback side
facing down
Disc
compartment
number
5 Press H.
DISC SKIP
The disc tray closes. The player starts
playback (continuous play). Adjust the
volume on the TV or the amplifier
(receiver).
Depending on the disc, a menu may
appear on the TV screen. For DVD
VIDEOs, see page 30. For VIDEO CDs,
see page 31.
ENTER
To turn off the player
RETURN
Press [/1. The player enters standby mode.
DISC SKIP
1 Turn on your TV.
2 Press [/1.
The player turns on.
3 Switch the input selector on your
TV so that the signal from the
player appears on the TV screen.
◆ When using an amplifier (receiver)
Turn on the amplifier (receiver) and
select the appropriate channel so that you
can hear sound from the player.
4 Press A on the player, and place a
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You can have the player turn off automatically
whenever you leave it in stop mode for more than
30 minutes. To turn this function on or off, set
“AUTO POWER OFF” in “CUSTOM SETUP” to
“ON” or “OFF” (page 67).
Notes on playing DTS sound tracks on a
DVD VIDEO
• DTS audio signals are output only through
the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL or
OPTICAL)/HDMI OUT jack.
• When you play a DVD VIDEO with DTS
sound tracks, set “DTS” to “ON” in
“AUDIO SETUP” (page 70).
• If you connect the player to audio
equipment without a DTS decoder, do not
set “DTS” to “ON” in “AUDIO SETUP”
(page 70). A loud noise may come out from
the speakers, affecting your ears or causing
the speakers to be damaged.
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Note
Discs created on DVD recorders must be correctly
finalized before they can be played. For more
information about finalizing, refer to the operating
instructions supplied with the DVD recorder.
Additional operations
*1 DVD VIDEOs/DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs only
*2 DVD VIDEOs/DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs/
DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs only
*3 Video and JPEG pictures only (except
BACKGROUND pictures). You can move the
enlarged picture using C/X/x/c. Depending
upon the contents of the disc, the zoom function
may be canceled automatically when the picture
is moved.
Playback quickly or slowly with
sound
CLEAR
REPLAY
ADVANCE
Playing Discs
Note
You may not be able to use the Replay or Advance
function with some scenes.
You can listen to dialog or sound while
playing the current scene quickly or slowly.
During playback, press FAST PLAY or
SLOW PLAY.
ZOOM
SLOW PLAY
DISC SKIP
FAST PLAY
To
Operation
Select a disc
Press DISC 1–5 on the
player
Stop
Press x
Pause
Press X
Resume play after
pause
Press X or H
Go to the next disc
Press DISC SKIP
Go to the next chapter, Press >
track or scene in
continuous play mode
Press .
Go back to the
previous chapter,
track or scene in
continuous play mode
The speed changes when you press either
FAST PLAY or SLOW PLAY.
To return to normal playback
Press H.
Notes
• You can only use this function with DVDs/
VIDEO CDs/Super VCDs and DVD-RWs/DVDRs in VR mode only.
• “Operation not possible” will appear when
maximum or minimum speed is reached.
• During Fast Play or Slow Play mode, you cannot
change the angle (page 46), subtitle (page 46), or
sound (page 43). The sound can only be changed
for VIDEO CDs/Super VCDs.
• Fast Play and Slow Play functions do not work
when playing DTS sound tracks.
• You cannot use Fast Play or Slow Play functions
when playing a still picture on DVD-RW/DVD-R
in VR mode.
Stop play and remove Press Z
the disc
Replay the previous
scene*1
Press
REPLAY during
playback
Briefly fast forward
the current scene*2
Press
ADVANCE during
playback
Magnify the image*3
Press ZOOM
repeatedly. Press
CLEAR to cancel.
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Replacing discs while playing a
disc (EXCHANGE)
You can open the disc tray while playing a
disc so that you can check which discs are to
be played next and replace discs without
interrupting playback of the current disc.
Note
Do not push the disc tray to close in step 5, as you
may damage the player.
Locking the disc tray (Child
Lock)
You can lock the disc tray to prevent children
from opening it.
DISC SKIP
EXCHANGE
DISC SKIP
When the player is in standby mode, press
O RETURN, ENTER and then [/1 on the
remote.
The player turns on and “LOCKED” appears
on the front panel display. The A and Z
buttons on the player or the remote do not
work while the Child Lock is set.
To unlock the disc tray
When the player is in standby mode, press
O RETURN, ENTER and then [/1 again.
Note
1
Press EXCHANGE.
Even if you select “RESET” under “SETUP” in the
Control Menu (page 64), the disc tray remains
locked.
The disc tray opens and two disc
compartments appear. Even if the player
is playing a disc, it doesn’t stop playing.
2
Replace the discs in the
compartments with new ones.
3
Press DISC SKIP.
The disc tray turns and another two disc
compartments appear.
4
Replace the discs in the
compartments with new ones.
5
Press EXCHANGE.
The disc tray closes.
z Hint
While the disc tray is open,
– If the playback of the current disc end, the player
stops playing. If the disc is played in One Disc
Repeat Play mode (page 34), the current disc
starts playing again.
– In Shuffle Play mode (page 34), titles/tracks/
chapters are reshuffled only on the current disc.
– In Program Play mode (page 32), the titles/tracks/
chapters only on the current disc are played.
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Resuming Playback From
the Point Where You
Stopped the Disc (Multi-disc
Resume)
Playing Discs
The player stores the point where you stopped
the disc for up to 6 discs and resumes
playback the next time you insert the same
disc. If you store a resume playback point for
the 7th disc, the resume playback point for the
first disc is deleted.
Notes
• “MULTI-DISC RESUME” in “CUSTOM
SETUP” must be set to “ON” (default) for this
function to work (page 67).
• The point where you stopped playing is cleared
when:
– you change the play mode.
– you change the settings on the Setup Display.
• For DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs in VR mode, CDs,
DATA CDs, and DATA DVDs the player
remembers the resume playback point for the
current disc.
The resume point is cleared when:
– you press DISC SKIP or DISC 1–5.
– you opened the disc tray.
– you disconnect the power cord.
– the player enters standby mode (DATA CD/
DATA DVD only).
• Resume Play does not work during Shuffle Play
and Program Play.
• This function may not work with some discs.
• If “MULTI-DISC RESUME” in “CUSTOM
SETUP” is set to “ON” and you playback a
recorded disc such as DVD-RW, the player may
playback other recorded discs from the same
resume point.
1 While playing a disc, press x to
stop playback.
“RESUME” appears on the front panel
display.
2 Press H.
The player starts playback from the point
where you stopped the disc in step 1.
z Hint
To play from the beginning of the disc, press x
twice, then press H.
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Using the DVD’s Menu
A DVD is divided into long sections of a
picture or a music feature called “titles.”
When you play a DVD which contains
several titles, you can select the title you want
using the TOP MENU button.
When you play DVDs that allow you to select
items such as language for the sound and
subtitles, select these items using the MENU
button.
Selecting “ORIGINAL” or
“PLAY LIST” on a DVDRW/DVD-R
Some DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs in VR (Video
Recording) mode have two types of titles for
playback: originally recorded titles
(ORIGINAL) and titles that can be created on
recordable DVD players for editing (PLAY
LIST). You can select the type of title to be
played.
Number
buttons
TOP MENU
MENU
ENTER
ENTER
DISPLAY
1 Press DISPLAY when the player is
in stop mode.
The Control Menu appears.
1 Press TOP MENU or MENU.
The disc’s menu appears on the TV
screen.
The contents of the menu vary from disc
to disc.
2 Press C/X/x/c or the number
buttons to select the item you want
to play or change.
If you press the number buttons, the
following display appears.
Press the number buttons to select the
item you want.
1
2 Press X/x to select
(ORIGINAL/PLAY LIST), then press
ENTER.
The options for “ORIGINAL/PLAY
LIST” appear.
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PLAY LIST
ORIGINAL
DVD-VR
3 Press X/x to select a setting.
• PLAY LIST: plays the titles created
from “ORIGINAL” for editing.
• ORIGINAL: plays the titles originally
recorded.
3 Press ENTER.
4 Press ENTER.
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Playing VIDEO CDs With
PBC Functions (PBC Playback)
Note
Depending on the VIDEO CD, “Press ENTER” in
step 3 may appear as “Press SELECT” in the
instructions supplied with the disc. In this case,
press H.
Number
buttons
Playing Discs
PBC (Playback Control) allows you to play
VIDEO CDs interactively by following the
menu on the TV screen.
z Hint
To play without using PBC, press ./> or the
number buttons while the player is stopped to select
a track, then press H or ENTER.
“Play without PBC” appears on the TV screen and
the player starts continuous play. You cannot play
still pictures such as a menu.
To return to PBC playback, press x twice then
press H.
ENTER
RETURN
1 Start playing a VIDEO CD with PBC
functions.
The menu for your selection appears.
2 Press the number buttons to select
the item number you want.
3 Press ENTER.
4 Follow the instructions in the
menu for interactive operations.
Refer to the instructions supplied with the
disc, as the operating procedure may
differ depending on the VIDEO CD.
To return to the menu
Press O RETURN.
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Various Play Mode
Functions (Program Play,
Shuffle Play, Repeat Play, A-B Repeat
Play)
You can set the following play modes:
• Program Play (page 32)
• Shuffle Play (page 34)
• Repeat Play (page 34)
• A-B Repeat Play (page 35)
Creating your own program
(Program Play)
You can play the contents of a disc in the
order you want by arranging the order of the
titles, chapters or tracks on the disc to create
your own program. You can program up to 99
titles, chapters and tracks.
1
Press DISPLAY.
The Control Menu appears.
2
Press X/x to select
(PROGRAM), then press ENTER.
The options for “PROGRAM” appear.
CLEAR
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OFF
OFF
SET
ON
ENTER
PLAY
DVD VIDEO
DISPLAY
3
Press X/x to select “SET t,” then
press ENTER.
“TRACK” is displayed when you play
a VIDEO CD or CD.
PROGRAM
Note
ALL CLEAR
1. TITLE
2. TITLE – –
3. TITLE – –
4. TITLE – –
5. TITLE – –
6. TITLE – –
7. TITLE – –
The play mode is canceled when:
– you open the disc tray.
– the player enters standby mode by pressing [/1.
T
––
01
02
03
04
05
Titles or tracks
recorded on a disc
4
Press c.
The cursor moves to the title or track row
“T” (in this case, “01”).
PROGRAM
ALL CLEAR
1. TITLE – –
2. TITLE – –
3. TITLE – –
4. TITLE – –
5. TITLE – –
6. TITLE – –
7. TITLE – –
T
C
––
01
02
03
04
05
ALL
01
02
03
04
05
06
Chapters recorded on a disc
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Select the title, chapter or track you
want to program.
◆ When playing a DVD VIDEO
For example, select chapter “03” of title
“02.”
Press X/x to select “02” under “T,” then
press ENTER.
PROGRAM
T
C
––
01
02
03
04
05
ALL
01
02
03
04
05
06
Press CLEAR or select “OFF” in step 3. To
play the same program again, select “ON” in
step 3 and press ENTER.
To change or cancel a program
1
Follow steps 1 to 3 of “Creating your own
program (Program Play).”
2
Select the program number of the title,
chapter or track you want to change or
cancel using X/x and press c. If you
want to delete the title, chapter or track
from the program, press CLEAR.
3
Follow step 5 for new programming. To
cancel a program, select “--” under “T,”
then press ENTER.
Next, press X/x to select “03” under “C,”
then press ENTER.
PROGRAM
ALL CLEAR
1. TITLE 0 2 – 0 3
2. TITLE – –
3. TITLE – –
4. TITLE – –
5. TITLE – –
6. TITLE – –
7. TITLE – –
T
––
01
02
03
04
05
Selected title and chapter
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD or CD
For example, select track “02.”
Press X/x to select “02” under “T,” then
press ENTER.
Selected track
0:15:30
T
PROGRAM
ALL CLEAR
1. TRACK
2. TRACK
3. TRACK
4. TRACK
5. TRACK
6. TRACK
7. TRACK
02
––
––
––
––
––
––
––
01
02
03
04
05
Playing Discs
ALL CLEAR
1. TITLE – –
2. TITLE – –
3. TITLE – –
4. TITLE – –
5. TITLE – –
6. TITLE – –
7. TITLE – –
To return to normal play
To cancel all of the titles, chapters or
tracks in the programmed order
1
Follow steps 1 to 3 of “Creating your own
program (Program Play).”
2
3
Press X and select “ALL CLEAR.”
Press ENTER.
z Hint
You can perform Repeat Play or Shuffle Play of
programmed titles, chapters or tracks. During
Program Play, follow the steps of Repeat Play (page
34) or Shuffle Play (page 34).
Notes
• All Discs Repeat is automatically changed into
One Disc Repeat when you set to program play
mode (page 34). You can only program the
contents of the current disc.
• When you program tracks on a Super VCD, the
total playing time is not displayed.
• You cannot use this function with VIDEO CDs or
Super VCDs with PBC playback.
Total time of the programmed tracks
6
To program other titles, chapters or
tracks, repeat steps 4 to 5.
The programmed titles, chapters and
tracks are displayed in the selected order.
7
Press H to start Program Play.
Program Play begins.
When the program ends, you can restart
the same program again by pressing H.
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Playing in random order (Shuffle
Play)
Playing repeatedly (Repeat Play)
You can have the player “shuffle” titles,
chapters or tracks. Subsequent “shuffling”
may produce a different playing order.
You can play all of the titles or tracks on a
disc, or a single title, chapter or track
repeatedly.
You can use a combination of Shuffle or
Program Play modes.
1
Press DISPLAY during playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2
Press X/x to select
(SHUFFLE), then press ENTER.
The options for “SHUFFLE” appear.
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1
The Control Menu appears.
2
PLAY
DVD VIDEO
Press X/x to select the item to be
shuffled.
◆ When playing a DVD VIDEO
• TITLE
• CHAPTER
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD or CD
• TRACK
◆ When Program Play is activated
• ON: shuffles titles, chapters or tracks
selected in Program Play.
4
Press ENTER.
Shuffle Play starts.
To return to normal play
Press CLEAR or select “OFF” in step 3.
z Hints
• You can set Shuffle Play while the player is
stopped. After selecting the “SHUFFLE” option,
press H. Shuffle Play starts.
• Up to 200 chapters in a disc can be played in
random order when “CHAPTER” is selected.
Notes
• You cannot use this function with VIDEO CDs or
Super VCDs with PBC playback.
• All Discs Repeat is automatically changed into
One Disc Repeat when you set to shuffle play
mode. You can only shuffle the contents of the
current disc.
Press X/x to select
(REPEAT), then press ENTER.
The options for “REPEAT” appear.
1
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18(34)
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OFF
OFF
TITLE
CHAPTER
3
Press DISPLAY during playback.
PLAY
DVD VIDEO
OFF
OFF
ALL DISCS
ONE DISC
3
Press X/x to select the item to be
repeated.
◆ When playing a DVD VIDEO
• ALL DISCS: repeats all of the discs.
• ONE DISC: repeats all of the titles on
the current disc.
• TITLE: repeats the current title on a
disc.
• CHAPTER: repeats the current
chapter.
◆ When playing a DVD-VR mode disc
• ALL DISCS: repeats all of the discs.
• ONE DISC: repeats all of the titles of
the selected type.
• TITLE: repeats the current title on a
disc.
• CHAPTER: repeats the current
chapter.
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD or CD
• ALL DISCS: repeats all of the discs.
• ONE DISC: repeats all of the tracks on
the current disc.
• TRACK: repeats the current track.
◆ When playing a DATA CD or DATA DVD
with MP3 audio tracks or JPEG image
files
• ALL DISCS: repeats all of the discs.
• ONE DISC: repeats all of the albums
on the current disc.
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• ALBUM: repeats the current album.
• TRACK (MP3 audio tracks only):
repeats the current track.
3
Press X/x to select “SET t,” then
press ENTER.
The “A-B REPEAT” setting bar appears.
◆ When Program Play or Shuffle Play is
activated
• ON: repeats Program Play or Shuffle
Play.
4
Press ENTER.
A 18 - 1:32:30
During playback, when you find the
starting point (point A) of the portion to
be played repeatedly, press ENTER.
The starting point (point A) is set.
To return to normal play
Press CLEAR or select “OFF” in step 3.
z Hint
You can set Repeat Play while the player is stopped.
After selecting the “REPEAT” option, press H.
Repeat Play starts.
Notes
• You cannot use this function with VIDEO CDs or
Super VCDs with PBC playback.
• When repeating a DATA CD/DATA DVD which
contains MP3 audio tracks and JPEG image files,
and their playing times are not the same, the sound
will not match the image.
• When “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is set to “IMAGE
(JPEG)” (page 56), you cannot select “TRACK.”
Repeating a specific portion
(A-B Repeat Play)
You can play a specific portion of a title,
chapter or track repeatedly. (This function is
useful when you want to memorize lyrics,
etc.)
1
A 18 - 1:32:55
5
B 18 - 1:33:05
Playing Discs
4
Repeat Play starts.
B
When you reach the ending point
(point B), press ENTER again.
The set points are displayed and the
player starts repeating this specific
portion.
To return to normal play
Press CLEAR or select “OFF” in step 3.
Notes
• When you set A-B Repeat Play, the settings for
Shuffle Play, Repeat Play and Program Play are
canceled.
• A-B Repeat Play does not work across multiple
titles.
• You may not set A-B Repeat Play for contents on
a DVD-RW/DVD-R (VR mode) that contains still
pictures.
Press DISPLAY during playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2
Press X/x to select
(A-B
REPEAT), then press ENTER.
The options for “A-B REPEAT”
appear.
1
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T
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PLAY
DVD VIDEO
OFF
SET
OFF
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Searching for a Scene
Searching for a
Particular Point on a
Disc (Search, Scan, Slow-motion
Play, Freeze Frame)
You can quickly locate a particular point on a
disc by monitoring the picture or playing back
slowly.
Locating a point quickly using
the PREV (previous)/NEXT (next)
buttons (Search)
You can search for the next or previous
chapter, track or scene using ./> on
the player.
During playback, press > or . once
briefly to go to the next or previous chapter/
track/scene. Or, press and hold > or .
to search forward or backwards and release
the button when you find the point you want
to return to normal playback. (Search)
Locating a point quickly by
playing a disc in fast forward or
fast reverse (Scan)
STEP
STEP
Press
m or M
while playing a
disc. When you find the point you want, press
H to return to normal speed. Each time you
press
m or M
during scan, the
scan speed changes. With each press the
indication changes as shown below. Actual
speeds may differ between discs.
Playback direction
× 2B t 1M t 2M t 3M
3M (DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR mode/
VIDEO CD only)
× 2B (DVD VIDEO/CD only)
Opposite direction
× 2b t 1m t 2m t 3m
Notes
• Depending on the disc, you may not be able to do
some of the operations described.
• For DATA CDs/DATA DVDs, you can search for
a particular point only on an MP3 audio track.
3m (DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR mode/
VIDEO CD only)
× 2b (DVD VIDEO only)
The “× 2B”/ “× 2b” playback speed is about
twice the normal speed.
The “3M”/“3m” playback speed is faster
than “2M”/“2m” and the “2M”/“2m”
playback speed is faster than “1M”/
“1m.”
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Watching frame by frame
(Slow-motion Play)
Press
m or M
when the player is
in pause mode. To return to normal speed,
press H.
Each time you press
m or M
during Slow-motion Play, the playback speed
changes. Two speeds are available. With each
press the indication changes as follows:
2
y1
You can search a DVD by title or chapter, and
you can search a VIDEO CD/CD/DATA CD/
DATA DVD by track, index, file, or scene.
As titles and tracks are assigned unique
numbers on the disc, you can select the
desired one by entering its number. You can
also search for a scene using the time code.
Opposite direction (DVD/DVD-VR mode
only)
2
y1
The “2 y”/“2
than “1 y”/“1
” playback speed is slower
.”
Number
buttons
Searching for a Scene
Playback direction
Searching for a Title/
Chapter/Track/Scene,
etc.
CLEAR
Playing one frame at a time
(Freeze Frame)
ENTER
DISPLAY
When the player is in the pause mode, press
STEP to go to the next frame. Press
STEP to go to the preceding frame
(DVD/DVD-VR mode only). To return to
normal playback, press H.
Note
You cannot search for a still picture on a DVD-RW/
DVD-R in VR mode.
1 Press DISPLAY. (When playing a
DATA CD or DATA DVD with JPEG
image files, press twice.)
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select the search
method.
◆ When playing a DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR
mode disc
DISC
TITLE
CHAPTER
TIME/TEXT
Select “TIME/TEXT” to search for a starting
point by inputting the time code.
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◆ When playing a VIDEO CD or Super VCD
without PBC Playback
4 Press the number buttons to select
the title, chapter, track, index,
scene, etc., number you want to
search.
DISC
TRACK
INDEX
If you make a mistake
Cancel the number by pressing CLEAR,
then select another number.
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD or Super VCD
with PBC Playback
DISC
5 Press ENTER.
SCENE
The player starts playback from the
selected number.
◆ When playing a CD
DISC
TRACK
◆ When playing a DATA CD/DATA DVD
DISC
To search for a scene using the time code
(DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR mode only)
1
In step 2, select
TIME/TEXT.
“T **:**:**” (playing time of the current
title) is selected.
2
Press ENTER.
“T **:**:**” changes to “T --:--:--.”
3
Input the time code using the number
buttons, then press ENTER.
For example, to find the scene at 2 hours,
10 minutes and 20 seconds after the
beginning, just enter “2:10:20.”
ALBUM
TRACK (MP3 audio tracks only)
FILE (JPEG image files only)
Example: when you select
CHAPTER
“** (**)” is selected (** refers to a number).
The number in parentheses indicates the total
number of titles, chapters, tracks, indexes,
scenes, albums or files.
1
12(27)
18(34)
T
1:32:55
DVD VIDEO
Selected row
3 Press ENTER.
z Hints
• When the Control Menu display is turned off, you
can search for a chapter (DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR
mode) or track (CD/DATA CD/DATA DVD) by
pressing the number buttons and ENTER.
• You can display the first scene of titles, chapters
or tracks recorded on the disc on a screen divided
into 9 sections. You can start playback directly by
selecting one of the scenes. For details, see
“Searching by Scene (PICTURE
NAVIGATION)” (page 39).
“** (**)” changes to “-- (**).”
1
12(27)
(34)
T
1:32:55
Notes
DVD VIDEO
• The title, chapter or track number displayed is the
same number recorded on the disc.
• You cannot search for a scene on a DVD+RW/
DVD+R using the time code.
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Searching by Scene
(PICTURE NAVIGATION)
You can divide the screen into 9 subscreens
and find the desired scene quickly.
RETURN
The first scene of each chapter, title or
track appears as follows.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
4 Press C/X/x/c to select a chapter,
ENTER
title or track, and press ENTER.
DISPLAY
Playback starts from the selected scene.
Searching for a Scene
PICTURE
NAVI
3 Press ENTER.
To return to normal play during setting
Press O RETURN or DISPLAY.
1 Press PICTURE NAVI during
playback.
The following display appears.
CHAPTER VIEWER
ENTER
z Hint
If there are more than 9 chapters, titles or tracks, V
is displayed at the bottom right of the screen.
To display the additional chapters, titles or tracks,
select the bottom scenes and press x. To return to
the previous scene, select the top scenes and press
X.
Note
Depending on the disc, you may not be able to select
some items.
2 Press PICTURE NAVI repeatedly to
select an item.
• CHAPTER VIEWER (DVD VIDEO
only): displays the first scene of each
chapter.
• TITLE VIEWER (DVD VIDEO only):
displays the first scene of each title.
• TRACK VIEWER (VIDEO CD/
Super VCD only): displays the first
scene of each track.
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Viewing Information About the
Disc
Checking the Playing
Time and Remaining
Time
You can check the playing time and
remaining time of the current title, chapter or
track. Also, you can check the DVD/CD text
or track name (MP3 audio) recorded on the
disc.
TIME/TEXT
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mode disc
• T *:*:* (hours: minutes: seconds)
Playing time of the current title
• T–*:*:*
Remaining time of the current title
• C *:*:*
Playing time of the current chapter
• C–*:*:*
Remaining time of the current chapter
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD or Super
VCD (with PBC functions)
• *:* (minutes: seconds)
Playing time of the current scene
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD (without
PBC functions) or CD
• T *:* (minutes: seconds)
Playing time of the current track
• T–*:*
Remaining time of the current track
• D *:*
Playing time of the current disc
• D –*:*
Remaining time of the current disc
◆ When playing a Super VCD (without
PBC functions)
• T *:* (minutes: seconds)
Playing time of the current track
◆ When playing a DATA CD (MP3 audio)
or DATA DVD (MP3 audio)
• T *:* (minutes: seconds)
Playing time of the current track
1 Press TIME/TEXT during playback.
The following display appears.
T 1:01:57
Time
information
2 Press TIME/TEXT repeatedly to
change the time information.
The available time information depends
upon the type of disc you are playing.
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Checking the play information of
the disc
Checking the information on the
front panel display
To check the DVD/CD text
You can view the time information and text
displayed on the TV screen also on the front
panel display. The information on the front
panel display changes as follows when you
change the time information on your TV
screen.
Press TIME/TEXT repeatedly in step 2 to
display text recorded on the DVD/CD.
The DVD/CD text appears only when text is
recorded in the disc. You cannot change the
text. If the disc does not contain text, “NO
TEXT” appears.
When playing a DVD VIDEO or DVD-VR
mode disc
Playing time of the current title
To check DATA CD (MP3 audio)/DATA DVD
(MP3 audio) album name, etc.
By pressing TIME/TEXT while playing MP3
audio tracks on a DATA CD/DATA DVD,
you can display the name of the album/track
and the audio bit rate (the amount of data per
second of the current audio track) on your TV
screen.
Remaining time of the current title
Playing time of the current chapter
Remaining time of the current chapter
Viewing Information About the Disc
BRAHMS SYMPHONY
Bit rate
T
17:30
128k
Text
Current title and chapter number
JAZZ
RIVER SIDE
Album name
(returns to top automatically)
Track name
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When playing a DATA CD (MP3 audio)/
DATA DVD (MP3 audio)
Track playing time and number
of current disc track
Track name
z Hints
• When playing VIDEO CDs without PBC
functions, the track number and the index number
are displayed after the text.
• When playing VIDEO CDs with PBC functions,
the scene number or the playing time are
displayed.
• Long text that does not fit in a single line will
scroll across the front panel display.
• You can also check the time information and text
using the Control Menu (page 14).
Notes
Current album and track number
(returns to top automatically)
When playing a VIDEO CD (without PBC
functions) or CD
Track playing time and current disc
track number
• Depending on the type of disc being played, the
DVD/CD text or track name may not be
displayed.
• The player can only display the first level of the
DVD/CD text, such as the disc name or title.
• Playing time of MP3 audio tracks may not be
displayed correctly.
• If you play a disc containing JPEG image files
only, “NO AUDIO DATA” appears when
“MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is set to “AUTO,”
“JPEG” appears when “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is
set to “IMAGE (JPEG)” in the front panel display.
Remaining time of the current track
Playing time of the current disc
Remaining time of the disc
Text
Current disc, track*, and index number*
(returns to top automatically)
*
The current track and index number appear only
when playing a VIDEO CD.
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Sound Adjustments
Changing the Sound
AUDIO
1 Press AUDIO during playback.
◆ When playing a DVD-VR mode disc
The types of sound tracks recorded on a
disc are displayed. The default setting is
underlined.
Example:
• 1: MAIN (main sound)
• 1: SUB (sub sound)
• 1: MAIN+SUB (main and sub sound)
◆ When playing a VIDEO CD, CD or DATA
CD (MP3 audio)/DATA DVD (MP3 audio)
The default setting is underlined.
• STEREO: the standard stereo sound
• 1/L: the sound of the left channel
(monaural)
• 2/R: the sound of the right channel
(monaural)
Sound Adjustments
When playing a DVD VIDEO recorded in
multiple audio formats (PCM, Dolby Digital
or DTS), you can change the audio format. If
the DVD VIDEO is recorded with
multilingual tracks, you can also change the
language.
With CDs, DATA CDs, DATA DVDs or
VIDEO CDs, you can select the sound from
either the right or left channel and listen to the
sound of the selected channel through both
the right and left speakers. For example, when
playing a disc containing a song with the
vocals on the right channel and the
instruments on the left channel, you can hear
the instruments from both speakers by
selecting the left channel.
◆ When playing a DVD VIDEO
Depending on the DVD VIDEO, the
choice of language varies.
When 4 digits are displayed, they
indicate a language code. See “Language
Code List” on page 77 to see which
language the code represents. When the
same language is displayed two or more
times, the DVD VIDEO is recorded in
multiple audio formats.
◆ When playing a Super VCD
The default setting is underlined.
• 1:STEREO: the stereo sound of the
audio track 1
• 1:1/L: the sound of the left channel of
the audio track 1 (monaural)
• 1:2/R: the sound of the right channel of
the audio track 1 (monaural)
• 2:STEREO: the stereo sound of the
audio track 2
• 2:1/L: the sound of the left channel of
the audio track 2 (monaural)
• 2:2/R: the sound of the right channel of
the audio track 2 (monaural)
The following display appears.
1:ENGLISH DOLBY DIGITAL 3/2.1
2 Press AUDIO repeatedly to select
the desired audio signal.
Notes
• While playing a Super VCD on which the audio
track 2 is not recorded, no sound will come out
when you select “2:STEREO,” “2:1/L,” or
“2:2/R.”
• When playing DVD-RW/DVD-R in VR mode: If
you connect to an AV amplifier (receiver) using
the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL or OPTICAL)/
HDMI OUT jack and want to switch between the
sound tracks, set “DOLBY DIGITAL” to “DPCM” in “AUDIO SETUP”.
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Checking the audio signal
format
You can check the audio signal format by
pressing AUDIO repeatedly during playback.
The format of the current audio signal (Dolby
Digital, DTS, PCM, etc.) appears as shown
below.
Example:
Dolby Digital 5.1 ch
Rear (L/R)
1:ENGLISH DOLBY DIGITAL 3 / 2 .1
Front (L/R)
+ Center
LFE (Low Frequency
Effect)
Example:
TV Virtual Surround
Settings (TVS)
When you connect a stereo TV or 2 front
speakers, TVS (TV Virtual Surround) lets
you enjoy surround sound effects by using
sound imaging to create virtual rear speakers
from the sound of the front speakers (L: left,
R: right) without using actual rear speakers.
TVS was developed by Sony to produce
surround sound for home use using just a
stereo TV.
This only works when playing a multichannel
Dolby audio sound track. Furthermore, if the
player is set up to output the signal from the
DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or COAXIAL)/
HDMI OUT jack, the surround effect will
only be heard when “DOLBY DIGITAL” is set
to “D-PCM” in “AUDIO SETUP” (page 70).
Dolby Digital 3 ch
2:SPANISH DOLBY DIGITAL 2 / 1
Front (L/R)
Rear
(Monaural)
About audio signals
ENTER
Audio signals recorded in a disc contain the
sound elements (channels) shown below.
Each channel is output from a separate
speaker.
• Front (L)
• Front (R)
• Center
• Rear (L)
• Rear (R)
• Rear (Monaural): This signal can be either
the Dolby Surround Sound processed
signals or the Dolby Digital sound’s
monaural rear audio signals.
• LFE (Low Frequency Effect) signal
DISPLAY
Note
If “DTS” is set to “OFF” in “AUDIO SETUP”
(page 70) the DTS track selection option will not
appear on the screen even if the disc contains DTS
tracks.
1 Press DISPLAY twice during
playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select
(TVS),
then press ENTER.
The options for “TVS” appear.
DVD VIDEO
OFF
OFF
TVS DYNAMIC THEATER
TVS DYNAMIC
TVS WIDE
TVS NIGHT
TVS STANDARD
3 Press X/x to select one of the TVS
modes, the press ENTER.
See the explanations given for each item
in the following section.
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•
•
•
•
•
TVS DYNAMIC THEATER
TVS DYNAMIC
TVS WIDE
TVS NIGHT
TVS STANDARD
To cancel the setting
Select “OFF” in step 2.
◆TVS STANDARD
Creates three sets of virtual rear speakers
from the sound of the front speakers (L, R)
without using actual rear speakers (shown
below). Use this setting when you want to use
TVS with 2 separate speakers.
L
R
Sound Adjustments
◆TVS DYNAMIC THEATER
Creates one set of LARGE virtual rear
speakers and virtual subwoofer from the
sound of the front speakers (L, R) without
using actual rear speakers and subwoofer
(shown below).
This mode is effective when the distance
between the front L and R speakers is short,
such as with built-in speakers on a stereo TV.
◆TVS NIGHT
Large sounds, such as explosions, are
suppressed, but the quieter sounds are
unaffected. This feature is useful when you
want to hear the dialog and enjoy the
surround sound effects of “TVS WIDE” at
low volume.
TV
Sub
woofer
◆TVS DYNAMIC
Creates one set of virtual rear speakers from
the sound of the front speakers (L, R) without
using actual rear speakers (shown below).
This mode is effective when the distance
between the front L and R speakers is short,
such as with built-in speakers on a stereo TV.
TV
◆TVS WIDE
Creates five sets of virtual rear speakers from
the sound of the front speakers (L, R) without
using actual rear speakers (shown below).
This mode is effective when the distance
between the front L and R speakers is short,
such as with built-in speakers on a stereo TV.
TV
L: Front speaker (left)
R: Front speaker (right)
: Virtual speaker
Notes
• When the playing signal does not contain a signal
for the rear speakers, the surround effects cannot
be heard.
• When you select one of the TVS modes, turn off
the surround setting of the connected TV or
amplifier (receiver).
• Make sure that your listening position is between
and at an equal distance from your speakers and
that the speakers are located in similar
surroundings.
• Not all discs will respond to the “TVS NIGHT”
function in the same way.
• If you use the DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or
COAXIAL)/HDMI OUT jack and set “DOLBY
DIGITAL” to “DOLBY DIGITAL,” and “DTS”
to “ON” in “AUDIO SETUP,” sound will come
from your speakers but it will not have the
SURROUND effect.
• The TVS effects do not work when using the Fast
Play or Slow Play functions, even though you can
change the TVS modes.
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Displaying the Subtitles
Enjoying Movies
Changing the Angles
If subtitles are recorded on the discs, you can
change the subtitles or turn them on and off
whenever you want while playing a DVD.
If various angles (multi-angles) for a scene
are recorded on the DVD VIDEO, “ ”
appears in the front panel display. This means
that you can change the viewing angle.
SUBTITLE
ANGLE
1 Press SUBTITLE during playback.
The following display appears.
1:ENGLISH
1 Press ANGLE during playback.
The number of the angle appears on the
display.
2
2 Press ANGLE repeatedly to select
an angle number.
The scene changes to the selected angle.
Note
Depending on the DVD VIDEO, you may not be
able to change the angles even if multi-angles are
recorded on the DVD VIDEO.
2 Press SUBTITLE repeatedly to
select a setting.
◆ When playing a DVD VIDEO
Select the language.
Depending on the DVD VIDEO, the
choice of language varies.
When 4 digits are displayed, they
indicate a language code. See “Language
Code List” on page 77 to see which
language the code represents.
◆ When playing a DVD-VR mode disc
Select “ON.”
To turn off the subtitles
Select “OFF” in step 2.
Notes
• Depending on the DVD VIDEO, you may not be
able to change the subtitles even if multilingual
subtitles are recorded on it. You also may not be
able to turn them off.
• While playing a disc with subtitles, the subtitle
may disappear when you press FAST PLAY or
SLOW PLAY button.
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Adjusting the Playback
Picture (CUSTOM PICTURE MODE)
3 Press X/x to select the setting you
want.
The default setting is underlined.
• STANDARD: displays a standard picture.
• DYNAMIC 1: produces a bold
dynamic picture by increasing the
picture contrast and the color intensity.
• DYNAMIC 2: produces a more
dynamic picture than DYNAMIC 1 by
further increasing the picture contrast
and color intensity.
• CINEMA 1: enhances details in dark
areas by increasing the black level.
• CINEMA 2: white colors become
brighter and black colors become richer
and the color contrast is increased.
• MEMORY: adjusts the picture in
greater detail.
You can adjust the video signal of the DVD,
VIDEO CD or DATA CD/DATA DVD in
JPEG format from the player to obtain the
picture quality you want. Choose the setting
that best suits the program you are watching.
When you select “MEMORY,” you can make
further adjustments to each element of the
picture (color, brightness, etc.).
The selected setting takes effect.
ENTER
RETURN
DISPLAY
z Hint
When you watch a movie, “CINEMA 1” or
“CINEMA 2” is recommended.
Enjoying Movies
4 Press ENTER.
Adjusting the picture items in
“MEMORY”
1 Press DISPLAY twice during
playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select
(CUSTOM PICTURE MODE), then
press ENTER.
The options for “CUSTOM PICTURE
MODE” appear.
STANDARD
STANDARD
DYNAMIC 1
DYNAMIC 2
CINEMA 1
CINEMA 2
MEMORY
You can adjust each element of the picture
individually.
• PICTURE: changes the contrast
• BRIGHTNESS: changes the overall
brightness
• COLOR: makes the colors deeper or lighter
• HUE: changes the color balance
1
In step 3 of “Adjusting the Playback
Picture,” select “MEMORY” and press
ENTER.
The “PICTURE” adjustment bar appears.
DVD VIDEO
PICTURE
0
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2
Press C/c to adjust the picture
contrast.
To go to the next or previous picture item
without saving the current setting, press
X/x.
3
(SHARPNESS)
Press ENTER.
The adjustment is saved and
“BRIGHTNESS” adjustment bar
appears.
4
Sharpening the Picture
You can enhance the outlines of images to
produce a sharper picture.
Repeat step 2 and 3 to adjust
“BRIGHTNESS,” “COLOR” and
“HUE.”
To turn off the display
Press O RETURN or DISPLAY.
ENTER
DISPLAY
Note
The “BRIGHTNESS” setting is not effective if you
connect the player via the LINE OUT (VIDEO) or
S VIDEO OUT jack and select “PROGRESSIVE
AUTO” or “PROGRESSIVE VIDEO” by using the
PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel.
1 Press DISPLAY twice during
playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select
(SHARPNESS), then press ENTER.
The options for “SHARPNESS” appear.
OFF
OFF
1
2
DVD VIDEO
3 Press X/x to select a level.
• 1: enhances the outline.
• 2: enhances the outline more than 1.
4 Press ENTER.
The selected setting takes effect.
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To cancel the “SHARPNESS” setting
Select “OFF” in step 3.
Note
This setting is not effective if you connect the player
via the LINE OUT (VIDEO) or S VIDEO OUT jack
and select “PROGRESSIVE AUTO” or
“PROGRESSIVE VIDEO” by using the
PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel.
Adjusting the Picture
Quality (BNR, MNR)
You can adjust the picture quality by “BNR”
(Block Noise Reduction) or “MNR”
(Mosquito Noise Reduction)
ENTER
DISPLAY
Enjoying Movies
Adjusting the BNR
The “BNR” function adjusts the picture
quality by reducing the “block noise” or
mosaic like patterns that appear on your TV
screen.
1 Press DISPLAY twice during
playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select
(BNR),
then press ENTER.
The options for “BNR” appear.
DVD VIDEO
OFF
OFF
ON
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3 Press X/x to select the setting.
• OFF: To cancel the “BNR” effect.
• ON: To turn on the “BNR” effect.
4 Press ENTER.
The disc plays with the setting you
selected.
4 Press ENTER.
The disc plays with the setting you
selected.
To cancel the “MNR” setting
Select “OFF” in step 3.
To turn off the Control Menu
Press DISPLAY repeatedly until the Control
Menu is turned off.
To cancel the “BNR” setting
Select “OFF” in step 3.
Notes
To turn off the Control Menu
Press DISPLAY repeatedly until the Control
Menu is turned off.
Notes
• If the outlines of the images on your screen should
become blurred, set “MNR” to “OFF.”
• Depending on the disc or the scene being played,
there may be no “MNR” effect, or it may be hard
to discern.
• If the outlines of the images on your screen should
become blurred, set “BNR” to “OFF.”
• Depending on the disc or the scene being played,
there may be no “BNR” effect, or it may be hard
to discern.
Adjusting the MNR
The “MNR” function adjusts the picture
quality by reducing the faint noise appearing
around the outlines of the images.
The noise reduction effects are automatically
adjusted within each setting range according
to the video bit rate and other factors.
1 Press DISPLAY twice during
playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select
(MNR), then press ENTER.
The options for “MNR” appear.
DVD VIDEO
OFF
OFF
ON
3 Press X/x to select the setting.
• OFF: To cancel the “MNR” effect.
• ON: To turn on the “MNR” effect.
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Adjusting the Delay
Between the Picture and
Sound (AV SYNC)
AV SYNC
0ms
4 Press c repeatedly to adjust the
When the sound does not match the pictures
on the screen, you can adjust the delay
between the picture and sound.
delay.
Each time you press C/c, the delay is
adjusted by 10 milliseconds.
5 Press ENTER.
The selected setting takes effect.
CLEAR
To reset the “AV SYNC” setting
Press CLEAR in step 4.
Notes
1 Press DISPLAY twice during
playback.
The Control Menu appears.
2 Press X/x to select
• This function is not effective if you use the
DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or COAXIAL) jack,
and set “DOLBY DIGITAL” or “DTS” in
AUDIO SETUP to “DOLBY DIGITAL” or “ON”
respectively (page 70).
• This function is not effective if you connect a
Dolby Digital or DTS-compliant device via the
HDMI OUT jack, and set “DOLBY DIGITAL” or
“DTS” in AUDIO SETUP to “DOLBY
DIGITAL” or “ON” respectively (page 70).
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ENTER
DISPLAY
(AV
SYNC), then press ENTER.
The following display appears.
STOP
DVD VIDEO
0 ms
SET
3 Press x to select “SET c”, then
press ENTER.
The “AV SYNC” adjustment bar
appears.
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Enjoying MP3 Audio and JPEG
Images
About MP3 Audio Tracks
and JPEG Image Files
MP3 is audio compression technology that
satisfies the ISO/IEC MPEG regulations.
JPEG is image compression technology.
You can play DATA CDs/DATA DVDs that
contain MP3 audio tracks or JPEG image
files.
MP3 audio track or JPEG image
file that the player can play
The player can play the following tracks and
files:
– MP3 audio tracks with the extension
“.MP3.”
– JPEG image files with the extension
“.JPEG” or “.JPG.”
– JPEG image files that conform to the DCF*
image file format.
* “Design rule for Camera File system”: Image
standards for digital cameras regulated by JEITA
(Japan Electronics and Information Technology
Industries Association).
Notes
DATA CDs/DATA DVDs that the
player can play
You can play back DATA CDs (CD-ROMs/
CD-Rs/CD-RWs) or DATA DVDs (DVDROMs/DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs/DVD-RWs/
DVD-Rs) recorded in MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio
Layer III) and JPEG format.
However, this player only plays DATA CDs
whose logical format is ISO 9660 Level 1/
Level 2 or Joliet and DATA DVDs of
Universal Disk Format (UDF).
Refer to the instructions supplied with the
disc drives and the recording software (not
supplied) for details on the recording format.
• The player will play any data with the extension
“.MP3,” “.JPG,” or “.JPEG,” even if they are not
in MP3 or JPEG format. Playing these data may
generate a loud noise which could damage your
speaker system.
• The player does not conform to audio tracks in
mp3PRO format.
• Some JPEG files cannot be played.
About playback order of albums,
tracks and files
Albums play in the following order:
◆Structure of disc contents
Tree 1
Tree 2
Tree 3
Tree 4
Tree 5
ROOT
Note
The player may not be able to play some DATA
CDs/DATA DVDs created in the Packet Write
format.
Album
Track or file
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When you insert a DATA CD/DATA DVD
and press H, the numbered tracks (or files)
are played sequentially, from 1 through 7.
Any sub-albums/tracks (or files) contained
within a currently selected album take
priority over the next album in the same tree.
(Example: C contains D so 4 is played
before 5.)
When you press MENU and the list of album
names appears (page 54), the album names
are arranged in the following order:
A t B t C t D t F t G. Albums
that do not contain tracks (or files) (such as
album E) do not appear in the list.
z Hints
• If you add numbers (01, 02, 03, etc.) to the front
of the track/file names when you store the tracks
(or files) in a disc, the tracks and files will be
played in that order.
• Since a disc with many trees takes longer to start
playback, it is recommended that you create
albums with no more than two trees.
• Depending on the software you use to create the
DATA CD/DATA DVD, the playback order may
differ from the above illustration.
• The playback order above may not be applicable
if there are more than 200 albums and 300 tracks/
files in each album.
• The player can recognize up to 200 albums (the
player will count just albums, including albums
that do not contain MP3 audio tracks and JPEG
image files). The player will not play any albums
beyond the 200th album.
• Proceeding to the next or another album may take
some time.
You can play MP3 audio tracks and JPEG
image files on DATA CDs (CD-ROMs/CDRs/CD-RWs) or DATA DVDs (DVD-ROMs/
DVD+RWs/DVD+Rs/DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs).
CLEAR
PICTURE
NAVI
MENU
ENTER
RETURN
ZOOM
z Hint
You can view the disc information while playing
MP3 audio tracks (page 40).
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Notes
Playing MP3 Audio
Tracks or JPEG Image
Files
Notes
• DATA CDs recorded in KODAK Picture CD
format automatically start playing when inserted.
• If no MP3 audio track or JPEG image file is
recorded on the DATA CD/DATA DVD, “No
audio data” or “No image data” appears on the
screen.
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Selecting an album
Selecting an MP3 audio track
1
1
Press MENU.
The list of albums on the disc appears.
When an album is being played, its title is
shaded.
After step 2 of “Selecting an album,”
press ENTER.
The list of tracks in the album appears.
JAZZ
1(90)
1( 30)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
ROCK BEST HIT
KARAOKE
JAZZ
R&B
MY FAVORITE SONGS
CLASSICAL
SALSA OF CUBA
BOSSANOVA
2
3
2
Press X/x to select the album you
want to play.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
SHE IS SPECIAL
ALL YOU NEED IS ...
SPICY LIFE
HAPPY HOUR
RIVER SIDE
5
TAKE TIME,TAKE TIME
Press X/x to select a track and press
ENTER.
Playback starts from the selected track.
Press H.
Playback starts from the selected album.
To select MP3 audio tracks, see
“Selecting an MP3 audio track”
(page 54).
To select JPEG image files, see
“Selecting a JPEG image file” (page 55).
To stop playback
Press x.
To go to the next or previous page
Press c or C.
To return to the previous display
To stop playback
Press x.
To go to the next or previous page
Press c or C.
To turn on or off the display
Press MENU repeatedly.
z Hint
Of the selected album, you can select to play only
the MP3 audio tracks, JPEG image files or both, by
setting “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” (page 56).
Press O RETURN.
To go to the next or previous MP3 audio
track
Press > or . during playback. You can
select the first track of the next album by
pressing > during playback of the last
track of the current album.
Note that you cannot return to the previous
album by using . and that you need to
select the previous album from the album list.
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Selecting a JPEG image file
1
After step 2 of “Selecting an album,”
press PICTURE NAVI.
The image files in the album appear in 16
subscreens. A scroll box is displayed on
the right.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
To display the additional image, select
the bottom images and press x. To return
to the previous image, select the top
images and press X.
Press C/X/x/c to select the image you
want to view, and press ENTER.
The selected image appears.
Example
Press X/x while viewing the image. Each
time you press X, the image rotates
counterclockwise by 90 degrees.
To return to normal view, press CLEAR.
Note that the view also returns to normal if
you press C/c to go to the next or previous
image.
Example: when X is pressed once.
Rotating direction
To magnify a JPEG image (ZOOM)
Press ZOOM while viewing the image. You
can enlarge the image up to four times the
original size and scroll using C/X/x/c.
To return to normal view, press CLEAR.
◆When pressed once (x2)
The image enlarges twice the original size.
◆When pressed twice (x4)
The image enlarges four times the original
size.
To stop viewing the JPEG image
Press x.
To go to the next or previous JPEG image
file
Press C or c during playback. You can select
the first file of the next album by pressing c
during playback of the last file of the current
album.
Note that you cannot return to the previous
album by using C and that you need to select
the previous album from the album list.
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2
To rotate a JPEG image
z Hints
• While viewing JPEG image files, you can set
options such as “INTERVAL” (page 57),
“EFFECT” (page 57) and “SHARPNESS”
(page 48).
• You can view JPEG images files without MP3
audio by setting “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” to
“IMAGE (JPEG)” (page 56).
• The date the picture was taken is displayed beside
“DATE” in the Control Menu (page 14). Note that
no date may appear depending on the digital
camera.
Note
PICTURE NAVI does not work if “AUDIO (MP3)”
is selected in “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” (page 56).
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Enjoying JPEG Images as
a Slide Show
Viewing a slide show with sound
(MODE (MP3, JPEG))
You can play JPEG image files on a DATA
CD or DATA DVD successively as a slide
show.
1
When JPEG image files and MP3 audio
tracks are placed in the same album, you can
enjoy a slide show with sound.
Press DISPLAY during stop mode.
The Control Menu appears.
2
Press X/x to select
(MODE
(MP3, JPEG)) and press ENTER.
The options for “MODE (MP3, JPEG)”
appear.
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AUTO
AUDIO (MP3)
IMAGE (JPEG)
MENU
ENTER
DISPLAY
3
1 Press MENU.
1( 30)
4
1( 30)
ROCK BEST HIT
KARAOKE
JAZZ
R&B
MY FAVORITE SONGS
CLASSICAL
SALSA OF CUBA
BOSSANOVA
The JPEG images in the selected album
start playing as a slide show.
5
Press X/x to select the album that
contains both the MP3 audio tracks
and JPEG images you want to play.
6
Press H.
Press x.
Notes
• The slide show stops when X/x or ZOOM is
pressed.To resume the slide show, press H.
• This function does not work if “MODE (MP3,
JPEG)” is set to “AUDIO (MP3)” (page 56).
Press MENU.
The list of albums on the DATA CD/
DATA DVD appears.
2 Press X/x to select an album.
3 Press H.
To stop playback
Press X/x to select “AUTO” (default),
and press ENTER.
• AUTO: plays both the JPEG image files
and MP3 audio tracks in the same
album as a slide show.
• AUDIO (MP3): plays only MP3 audio
tracks continuously.
• IMAGE (JPEG): plays only JPEG
image files continuously.
The list of albums on the DATA CD/
DATA DVD appears.
ROCK BEST HIT
KARAOKE
JAZZ
R&B
MY FAVORITE SONGS
CLASSICAL
SALSA OF CUBA
BOSSANOVA
DATA CD MP3
A slide show starts with sound.
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z Hints
• To repeat both MP3 audio tracks and JPEG image
files in a single album, repeat the same MP3 audio
track or album when “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is set
to “AUTO.” See “Playing repeatedly (Repeat
Play)” (page 34) to repeat the track or album.
• The player recognizes a maximum of 200 albums
regardless of the selected mode. Of each album,
the player recognizes up to 300 MP3 audio tracks
and 300 JPEG image files when “AUTO” is
selected, 600 MP3 audio tracks when “AUDIO
(MP3)” is selected, 600 JPEG image files when
“IMAGE (JPEG)” is selected.
The default setting is underlined.
• NORMAL: sets the duration to between
6 to 9 seconds.
• FAST: sets a duration shorter than
NORMAL.
• SLOW 1: sets a duration longer than
NORMAL.
• SLOW 2: sets a duration longer than
SLOW 1.
4
Press ENTER.
Note
Notes
Some JPEG files, especially progressive JPEG files
or JPEG files of 3,000,000 pixels or more, may take
longer to display than others, which may make the
duration seem longer than the setting you selected.
Selecting the slides’ appearance
(EFFECT)
You can select the way the slides are
displayed during a slide show.
1
Press DISPLAY twice while viewing a
JPEG image or when the player is in
stop mode.
2
Press X/x to select
then press ENTER.
(EFFECT),
The options for “EFFECT” appear.
Setting the pace for a slide show
(INTERVAL)
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4)
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You can set the time the slides are displayed
on the screen.
1
Press DISPLAY twice while viewing a
JPEG image or when the player is in
stop mode.
The Control Menu appears.
2
MODE 1
MODE 1
MODE 2
MODE 3
MODE 4
MODE 5
OFF
3
The options for “INTERVAL” appear.
3
DATA CD JPEG
Press X/x to select a setting.
Press X/x to select a setting.
The default setting is underlined.
• MODE 1: the image sweeps in from top
to bottom.
• MODE 2: the image sweeps in from left
to right.
• MODE 3: the image stretches out from
the center of the screen.
• MODE 4: the images randomly cycle
through the effects.
• MODE 5: the next image slides over the
previous image.
• OFF: turns off this function.
Press X/x to select
(INTERVAL), then press ENTER.
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4)
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NORMAL
NORMAL
FAST
SLOW 1
SLOW 2
DATA CD JPEG
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• This function does not work if the MP3 audio
tracks and JPEG image files are not placed in the
same album.
• If playing time of JPEG image or MP3 audio is
longer than the other, the longer one continues
without sound or image.
• If you play large MP3 track data and JPEG image
data at the same time, the sound may skip. It is
recommended that you set the MP3 bit rate to 128
kbps or lower when creating the file. If the sound
still skips, then reduce the size of the JPEG file.
• The player skips to the next disc if the current disc
contains MP3 audio tracks only and “MODE
(MP3, JPEG)” is set to “IMAGE (JPEG),” or the
disc contains JPEG image files only and “MODE
(MP3, JPEG)” is set to “AUDIO (MP3).” It is
recommended that you set “MODE (MP3,
JPEG)” to “AUTO.”
4
Press ENTER.
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Using Various Additional
Functions
The options for “PARENTAL
CONTROL” appear.
Locking Discs (CUSTOM
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PARENTAL CONTROL, PARENTAL
CONTROL)
You can set two kinds of playback restrictions
for a disc.
• Custom Parental Control
You can set playback restrictions so that the
player will not play inappropriate discs.
• Parental Control
Playback of some DVD VIDEOs can be
limited according to a predetermined level
such as the age of the users. Scenes may be
blocked or replaced with different scenes.
The same password is used for both Parental
Control and Custom Parental Control.
Press X/x to select
(PARENTAL CONTROL), then press
ENTER.
DVD VIDEO
ON
PLAYER
PASSWORD
OFF
4
Press X/x to select “ON t,” then
press ENTER.
◆ If you have not entered a password
The display for registering a new
password appears.
PARENTAL CONTROL
Enter a new 4-digit password,
then press ENTER .
Number
buttons
Enter a 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
The display for confirming the password
appears.
ENTER
DISPLAY
◆ When you have already registered a
password
The display for entering the password
appears.
5
Custom Parental Control
Enter or re-enter your 4-digit password
using the number buttons, then press
ENTER.
“Custom parental control is set.” appears
and then the screen returns to the Control
Menu.
You can set the same Custom Parental
Control password for up to 40 discs. When
you set the 41st-disc, the first disc is canceled.
1
Insert the disc you want to lock.
If the disc is playing, press x to stop
playback.
2
Press DISPLAY while the player is in
stop mode.
The Control Menu appears.
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To turn off the Custom Parental Control
function
1
Follow steps 1 to 3 of “Custom Parental
Control.”
2
Press X/x to select “OFF t,” then press
ENTER.
3
Enter your 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
Parental Control (limited
playback)
Playback of some DVD VIDEOs can be
limited according to a predetermined level
such as the age of the users. The
“PARENTAL CONTROL” function allows
you to set a playback limitation level.
1
To play a disc for which Custom Parental
Control is set
1
Insert the disc for which Custom Parental
Control is set.
The “CUSTOM PARENTAL
CONTROL” display appears.
The Control Menu appears.
2
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Custom parental control is already
set. To play, enter your password
and press ENTER .
z Hint
If you forget your password, enter the 6-digit
number “199703” using the number buttons when
the “CUSTOM PARENTAL CONTROL” display
asks you for your password, then press ENTER.
The display will ask you to enter a new 4-digit
password.
DVD VIDEO
ON
PLAYER
PASSWORD
OFF
3
Press X/x to select “PLAYER t,”
then press ENTER.
◆ If you have not entered a password
The display for registering a new
password appears.
PARENTAL CONTROL
Enter a new 4-digit password,
then press ENTER .
Using Various Additional Functions
Enter your 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
The player is ready for playback.
Press X/x to select
(PARENTAL CONTROL), then press
ENTER.
The options for “PARENTAL
CONTROL” appear.
CUSTOM PARENTAL CONTROL
2
Press DISPLAY while the player is in
stop mode.
Enter a 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
The display for confirming the password
appears.
◆ When you have already registered a
password
The display for entering the password
appears.
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Enter or re-enter your 4-digit password
using the number buttons, then press
ENTER.
PARENTAL CONTROL
LEVEL:
STANDARD:
The display for setting the playback
limitation level appears.
PARENTAL CONTROL
LEVEL:
STANDARD:
OFF
USA
4:
PG13
USA
The lower the value, the stricter the
limitation.
To turn off the Parental Control function
5
Press X/x to select “STANDARD,”
then press ENTER.
The selection items for “STANDARD”
are displayed.
PARENTAL CONTROL
LEVEL:
STANDARD:
6
OFF
USA
USA
OTHERS
Press X/x to select a geographic area
as the playback limitation level, then
press ENTER.
The area is selected.
When you select “OTHERS t,” select
and enter a standard code in the table on
page 77 using the number buttons.
7
Press X/x to select “LEVEL,” then
press ENTER.
The selection items for “LEVEL” are
displayed.
PARENTAL CONTROL
LEVEL:
STANDARD:
OFF
OFF
8:
7:
6:
5:
8
Set “LEVEL” to “OFF” in step 8.
To play a disc for which Parental Control is
set
1
Insert the disc and press H.
The display for entering your password
appears.
2
Enter your 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
The player starts playback.
z Hint
If you forget your password, remove the disc and
repeat steps 1 to 3 of “Parental Control (limited
playback).” When you are asked to enter your
password, enter “199703” using the number
buttons, then press ENTER. The display will ask
you to enter a new 4-digit password. After you enter
a new 4-digit password, replace the disc in the
player and press H. When the display for entering
your password appears, enter your new password.
Notes
• When you play discs which do not have the
Parental Control function, playback cannot be
limited on this player.
• Depending on the disc, you may be asked to
change the parental control level while playing
the disc. In this case, enter your password, then
change the level. If the Resume Play mode is
canceled, the level returns to the previous level.
NC17
R
Select the level you want using X/x,
then press ENTER.
Parental Control setting is complete.
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Changing the password
1
Press DISPLAY while the player is in
stop mode.
Controlling Your TV with
the Supplied Remote
The Control Menu appears.
2
3
Press X/x to select
(PARENTAL CONTROL), then press
ENTER.
You can control the sound level, input source,
and power switch of your Sony TV with the
supplied remote.
The options for “PARENTAL
CONTROL” appear.
TV
Press X/x to select “PASSWORD
t,” then press ENTER.
Number
buttons
VOL +/–
TV/VIDEO
The display for entering the password
appears.
4
Enter your 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
5
Enter a new 4-digit password using the
number buttons, then press ENTER.
6
To confirm your password, re-enter it
using the number buttons, then press
ENTER.
Press C before you press ENTER and input
the correct number.
By pressing
You can
TV [/1
Turn the TV on or off
VOL +/–
Adjust the volume of the TV
TV/VIDEO
Switch the TV’s input source
between the TV and other
input sources.
Using Various Additional Functions
If you make a mistake entering your
password
You can control your TV using the buttons
below.
Note
Depending on the connected unit, you may not be
able to control your TV using all or some of the
buttons on the supplied remote.
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Controlling other TVs with the
remote
You can control the sound level, input source,
and power switch of non-Sony TVs as well.
If your TV is listed in the table below, set the
appropriate manufacturer’s code.
1
While holding down TV [/1, press the
number buttons to select your TV’s
manufacturer’s code (see the table
below).
2
Release TV [/1.
Code numbers of controllable TVs
If more than one code number is listed, try
entering them one at a time until you find the
one that works with your TV.
Manufacturer
Code number
Sony
01 (default)
Daewoo
04, 22
Hitachi
02, 04
JVC
09
LG/Goldstar
04
MGA/Mitsubishi 04, 13
Panasonic
19
Philips
21
RCA
04, 10
Samsung
04, 20
Sharp
18
Toshiba
07, 18
Notes
• When you replace the batteries of the remote, the
code number you have set may be reset to the
default setting. Set the appropriate code number
again.
• Depending on the connected unit, you may not be
able to control your TV using all or some of the
buttons on the supplied remote.
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3 Press X/x to select “CUSTOM,”
Settings and Adjustments
Using the Setup Display
By using the Setup Display, you can make
various adjustments to items such as picture
and sound. You can also set a language for the
subtitles and the Setup Display, among other
things.
For details on each Setup Display item, see
pages from 64 to 70.
Note
Playback settings stored in the disc take priority
over the Setup Display settings and not all of the
functions described may work.
then press ENTER.
The Setup Display appears.
LANGUAGE SETUP
OSD:
MENU:
AUDIO:
SUBTITLE:
ENGLISH
ENGLISH
ORIGINAL
ENGLISH
4 Press X/x to select the setup item
from the displayed list:
“LANGUAGE SETUP,” “SCREEN
SETUP,” “CUSTOM SETUP” or
“AUDIO SETUP.” Then press
ENTER.
The Setup item is selected.
Example: “SCREEN SETUP”
Selected item
ENTER
DISPLAY
Setup items
1 Press DISPLAY when the player is
in stop mode.
2 Press X/x to select
(SETUP), then press ENTER.
The options for “SETUP” appear.
( 5)
press ENTER.
The options for the selected item appear.
Example: “TV TYPE”
The Control Menu appears.
1
5 Press X/x to select an item, then
Settings and Adjustments
SCREEN SETUP
16:9
TV TYPE:
AUTO
HDMI RESOLUTION:
YCBCR/RGB (HDMI):
YCBCR
ON
SCREEN SAVER:
BACKGROUND:
JACKET PICTURE
ON
BLACK LEVEL:
OFF
BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT):
FULL
4:3 OUTPUT:
STOP
DVD VIDEO
SCREEN SETUP
16:9
TV TYPE:
16:9
HDMI RESOLUTION:
YCBCR/RGB (HDMI):
4:3 LETTER BOX
SCREEN SAVER:
4:3 PAN SCAN
BACKGROUND:
JACKET PICTURE
BLACK LEVEL:
ON
OFF
BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT):
FULL
4:3 OUTPUT:
Options
QUICK
CUSTOM
RESET
QUICK
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6 Press X/x to select a setting, then
press ENTER.
The setting is selected and setup is
complete.
Example: “4:3 PAN SCAN”
Selected setting
SCREEN SETUP
TV TYPE:
4:3 PAN SCAN
HDMI RESOLUTION:
AUTO
YCBCR/RGB (HDMI):
YCBCR
ON
SCREEN SAVER:
BACKGROUND:
JACKET PICTURE
BLACK LEVEL:
ON
OFF
BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT):
FULL
4:3 OUTPUT:
Setting the Display or
Sound Track Language
(LANGUAGE SETUP)
“LANGUAGE SETUP” allows you to set
various languages for the on-screen display or
sound track.
Select “LANGUAGE SETUP” in the Setup
Display. To use the display, see “Using the
Setup Display” (page 63).
LANGUAGE SETUP
OSD:
MENU:
AUDIO:
SUBTITLE:
To enter the Quick Setup mode
ENGLISH
ENGLISH
ORIGINAL
ENGLISH
Select “QUICK” in step 3. Follow from step
5 of the Quick Setup explanation to make
basic adjustments (page 24).
To reset all of the “SETUP” settings
1
Select “RESET” in step 3 and press
ENTER.
2
Select “YES” using X/x.
You can also quit the process and return
to the Control Menu by selecting “NO”
here.
3
Press ENTER.
All the settings explained on pages 64 to
70 return to the default settings. Do not
press [/1 while resetting the player,
which takes a few seconds to complete.
◆ OSD (On-Screen Display)
Switches the display language on the screen.
◆ MENU (DVD VIDEO only)
You can select the desired language for the
disc’s menu.
◆ AUDIO (DVD VIDEO only)
Switches the language of the sound track.
When you select “ORIGINAL,” the language
given priority in the disc is selected.
◆ SUBTITLE (DVD VIDEO only)
Switches the language of the subtitle recorded
on the DVD VIDEO.
When you select “AUDIO FOLLOW,” the
language for the subtitles changes according
to the language you selected for the sound
track.
z Hint
If you select “OTHERS t” in “MENU,”
“SUBTITLE,” or “AUDIO,” select and enter a
language code from “Language Code List” on
page 77 using the number buttons.
Note
If you select a language in “MENU,” “SUBTITLE”
or “AUDIO” that is not recorded on a DVD
VIDEO, one of the recorded languages will be
automatically selected.
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Settings for the Display
(SCREEN SETUP)
Choose settings according to the TV to be
connected.
Select “SCREEN SETUP” in the Setup
Display. To use the display, see “Using the
Setup Display” (page 63).
The default settings are underlined.
SCREEN SETUP
TV TYPE:
HDMI RESOLUTION:
16:9
AUTO
YCBCR/RGB (HDMI):
YCBCR
SCREEN SAVER:
BACKGROUND:
ON
JACKET PICTURE
ON
OFF
FULL
BLACK LEVEL:
BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT):
4:3 OUTPUT:
Note
Depending on the DVD, “4:3 LETTER BOX” may
be selected automatically instead of “4:3 PAN
SCAN” or vice versa.
◆ HDMI RESOLUTION
Selects the type of video signals output from
the HDMI OUT jack. When you select
AUTO (default), the player outputs video
signals of the highest resolution acceptable
for your TV. If the picture is not clear, natural
or to your satisfaction, try another option that
suits the disc and your TV/projector, etc. For
details, refer also to the instruction manual
supplied with the TV/projector, etc.
AUTO
1920× 1080i Sends 1920× 1080i video
signals.
1280× 720p
Sends 1280× 720p video
signals.
720× 480p
Sends 720× 480p video signals.
◆ TV TYPE
Selects the aspect ratio of the connected TV
(4:3 standard or wide).
16:9
Select this when you connect a
4:3 screen TV. Displays a wide
picture with bands on the upper
and lower portions of the
screen.
4:3
Select this when you connect a
PAN SCAN 4:3 screen TV. Automatically
displays the wide picture on the
entire screen and cuts off the
portions that do not fit.
16:9
Notes
• Even when a setting other than “AUTO” is
selected and the connected TV cannot accept the
resolution, the player automatically adjusts the
video signals that are suitable for the TV.
• When the HDMI indicator on the front panel
lights up, images from the S VIDEO OUT and
LINE OUT (VIDEO) jacks are enlarged
vertically. (Except when 720× 480p is selected).
◆ YCBCR/RGB (HDMI)
Selects the type of HDMI signal output from
HDMI OUT jack.
YCBCR
Outputs YCBCR signals.
RGB
Outputs RGB signals.
Settings and Adjustments
4:3
LETTER
BOX
Select this when you connect a
wide-screen TV or a TV with a
wide mode function.
Normally, select this.
Notes
4:3 LETTER BOX
• If the playback picture becomes distorted, set
“YCBCR” to “RGB.”
• If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to equipment
with a DVI jack, “RGB” signals will be
automatically output even when you select
“YCBCR”.
4:3 PAN SCAN
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◆ SCREEN SAVER
The screen saver image appears when you
leave the player in pause or stop mode for 15
minutes, or when you play a CD or DATA
CD (MP3 audio)/DATA DVD (MP3 audio)
for more than 15 minutes. The screen saver
will help prevent your display device from
becoming damaged (ghosting). Press H to
turn off the screen saver.
ON
Turns on the screen saver.
OFF
Turns off the screen saver.
◆ BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT)
Selects the black level (setup level) for the
video signals output from the COMPONENT
VIDEO OUT jacks. You cannot select this
when the player outputs progressive signals
(page 21).
OFF
Sets the black level of the
output signal to the standard
level. Normally select this
position.
ON
Raises the standard black level.
Use this setting when the
picture appears too dark.
◆ BACKGROUND
Selects the background color or picture on the
TV screen when the player is in stop mode or
while playing a CD or DATA CD (MP3
audio)/DATA DVD (MP3 audio).
◆ 4:3 OUTPUT
GRAPHICS A preset picture stored in the
player appears.
This setting is effective only when you set
“TV TYPE” in “SCREEN SETUP” to
“16:9.”
Adjust this to watch 4:3 aspect ratio
progressive signals. If you can change the
aspect ratio on your progressive format
(480p) compatible TV, change the setting on
your TV, not the player. Note that this setting
is effective only for HDMI connection or
progressive signals output from the
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks.
BLUE
The background color is blue.
FULL
BLACK
The background color is black.
Select this when you can
change the aspect ratio on your
TV.
NORMAL
Select this when you cannot
change the aspect ratio on your
TV. Shows a 16:9 aspect ratio
signal with black bands on left
and right sides of the image.
JACKET
PICTURE
The jacket picture (still picture)
appears, but only when the
jacket picture is already
recorded on the disc (CDEXTRA, etc.). If the disc does
not contain a jacket picture, the
“GRAPHICS” picture appears.
◆ BLACK LEVEL
Selects the black level (setup level) for the
video signals output from the jacks other than
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT/HDMI OUT.
ON
Sets the black level of the
output signal to the standard
level.
OFF
Lowers the standard black
level. Use this when the picture
becomes too white.
16:9 aspect ratio TV
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Custom Settings (CUSTOM
SETUP)
◆ PAUSE MODE (DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR
mode only)
Selects the picture in pause mode.
AUTO
The picture, including subjects
that move dynamically, is
output with no jitter. Normally
select this position.
FRAME
The picture, including subjects
that do not move dynamically,
is output in high resolution.
Use this to set up playback related and other
settings.
Select “CUSTOM SETUP” in the Setup
Display. To use the display, see “Using the
Setup Display” (page 63).
The default settings are underlined.
CUSTOM SETUP
AUTO POWER OFF:
AUTO PLAY:
DIMMER:
PAUSE MODE:
TRACK SELECTION:
MULTI-DISC RESUME:
AUDIO (HDMI):
OFF
OFF
BRIGHT
AUTO
OFF
ON
AUTO
◆ AUTO POWER OFF
Switches the Auto Power Off setting on or
off.
OFF
Switches this function off.
ON
The player enters standby mode
when left in stop mode for more
than 30 minutes.
Switches the Auto Play setting on or off. This
function is useful when the player is
connected to a timer (not supplied).
OFF
Switches this function off.
ON
Automatically starts playback
when the player is turned on by
a timer (not supplied).
◆ DIMMER
Adjusts the lighting of the front panel display.
BRIGHT
Makes the lighting bright.
DARK
Makes the lighting dark.
AUTO
DARK
Makes the lighting dark if you
do not operate the player or
remote for a short while.
Gives the sound track which contains the
highest number of channels priority when you
play a DVD VIDEO on which multiple audio
formats (PCM, DTS, or Dolby Digital
format) are recorded.
OFF
No priority given.
AUTO
Priority given.
Notes
• When you set the item to “AUTO,” the language
may change. The “TRACK SELECTION” setting
has higher priority than the “AUDIO” settings in
“LANGUAGE SETUP” (page 64).
• If you set “DTS” to “OFF” (page 70), the DTS
sound track is not played even if you set “TRACK
SELECTION” to “AUTO.”
• If PCM, DTS, and Dolby Digital sound tracks
have the same number of channels, the player
selects PCM, DTS, and Dolby Digital sound
tracks in this order.
◆ MULTI-DISC RESUME (DVD VIDEO/
VIDEO CD only)
Switches the Multi-disc Resume setting on or
off. Resume playback can be stored in
memory for up to 6 different DVD VIDEOs/
VIDEO CDs (page 29).
ON
Stores the resume setting in
memory for up to 6 discs.
OFF
Does not store the resume
setting in memory. Playback
restarts at the resume point only
for the current disc in the player.
Settings and Adjustments
◆ AUTO PLAY
◆ TRACK SELECTION (DVD VIDEO only)
Note
If you run Quick Setup, Multi-disc Resume settings
stored in memory may return to the default settings.
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◆ AUDIO (HDMI)
Selects the type of audio signal output from
the HDMI OUT jack.
AUTO
PCM
Normally, select this. Outputs
audio signals according to the
“DIGITAL OUT” settings
(page 69).
Converts Dolby Digital, or
96 kHz/24 bit PCM signals to
48 kHz/16 bit PCM.
Note
Settings for the Sound
(AUDIO SETUP)
“AUDIO SETUP” allows you to set the sound
according to the playback and connection
conditions.
Select “AUDIO SETUP” in the Setup
Display. To use the display, see “Using the
Setup Display” (page 63).
The default settings are underlined.
A loud noise (or no sound) will be output if you
connect the player to a TV that is not compatible
with DOLBY DIGITAL/DTS signals and “AUTO”
is selected. In this case, select “PCM.”
AUDIO SETUP
AUDIO ATT:
OFF
AUDIO DRC:
STANDARD
AUDIO FILTER:
SHARP
DOWNMIX:
DOLBY SURROUND
DIGITAL OUT:
ON
D-PCM
DOLBY DIGITAL:
DTS:
OFF
48kHz/16bit
48kHz/96kHz PCM:
◆ AUDIO ATT (attenuation)
If the playback sound is distorted, set this
item to “ON.” The player reduces the audio
output level.
This function affects the output of the LINE
OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks.
OFF
Normally, select this position.
ON
Select this when the playback sound
from the speakers is distorted.
◆ AUDIO DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
(DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR mode only)
Makes the sound clear when the volume is
turned down when playing a DVD that
conforms to “AUDIO DRC.”
This function affects the output from the
following jacks:
– LINE OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks
– DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or COAXIAL)/
HDMI OUT jack only when “DOLBY
DIGITAL” is set to “D-PCM” (page 70).
STANDARD Normally select this position.
TV MODE
Makes low sounds clear even if
you turn the volume down.
WIDE
RANGE
Gives you the feeling of being
at a live performance.
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◆ AUDIO FILTER
◆ DIGITAL OUT
Selects the digital filter to reduce noise above
22.05 kHz (Sampling frequency (Fs) of the
audio source is 44.1 kHz), 24 kHz (Fs is
48 kHz), or 48 kHz (Fs is above 96 kHz).
Selects if audio signals are output via the
DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or COAXIAL)/
HDMI OUT jack.
SHARP
Provides a wide frequency range
and spatial feeling.
SLOW
Provides smooth and warm
sound.
ON
Normally select this position.
When you select “ON,” see
“Setting the digital output signal”
for further settings.
OFF
The influence of the digital
circuit upon the analog circuit is
minimal. If you are using the
HDMI OUT jack, PCM sound
will be output depending on the
connected equipment.
If the signal is encrypted for
copyright protection purposes,
the signal is only output as
48 kHz/16 bit PCM.
Note
There may be little effect by changing the digital
filter depending on the disc or playback
environment.
◆ DOWNMIX (DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR mode
only)
Switches the method for mixing down to 2
channels when you play a DVD which has
rear sound elements (channels) or is recorded
in Dolby Digital format. For details on the
rear signal components, see “Checking the
audio signal format” (page 44). This function
affects the output of the following jacks:
– LINE OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks
– DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or COAXIAL)/
HDMI OUT jack when “DOLBY
DIGITAL” is set to “D-PCM” (page 70).
Normally, select this position.
Multi-channel audio signals are
output to 2 channels for enjoying
surround sounds.
NORMAL
Multi-channel audio signals are
downmixed to 2 channels for use
with your stereo.
Switches the method of outputting audio
signals when you connect a component such
as an amplifier (receiver) or MD deck with a
digital input jack.
For connection details, see page 22.
Select “DOLBY DIGITAL,” “DTS,” and
“48kHz/96kHz PCM” after setting
“DIGITAL OUT” to “ON.”
If you connect a component that is
incompatible with the selected audio signal, a
loud noise (or no sound) may be heard from
the speakers, risking damage to your ears or
speakers.
Notes
• The AV SYNC function (page 51) is not effective
if you use the DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or
COAXIAL) jack, and set “DOLBY DIGITAL” or
“DTS” to “DOLBY DIGITAL” or “ON”
respectively.
• The AV SYNC function (page 51) is not effective
if you connect a Dolby Digital or DTS-compliant
device via the HDMI OUT jack, and set “DOLBY
DIGITAL” or “DTS” to “DOLBY DIGITAL” or
“ON” respectively.
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Setting the digital output signal
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◆ DOLBY DIGITAL (DVD VIDEO/DVD-VR
mode only)
Selects the type of Dolby Digital signal.
D-PCM
DOLBY
DIGITAL
Select this when the player is
connected to an audio
component without a built-in
Dolby Digital decoder. You can
select whether the signals
conform to Dolby Surround
(Pro Logic) or not by making
adjustments to the
“DOWNMIX” item in
“AUDIO SETUP” (page 69).
Select this when the player is
connected to an audio
component with a built-in
Dolby Digital decoder.
Note
If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to equipment
not compatible with DOLBY DIGITAL signals, the
“D-PCM” signals will be automatically output even
when you select “DOLBY DIGITAL.”
◆ 48kHz/96kHz PCM (DVD VIDEO only)
Selects the sampling frequency of the audio
signal.
48kHz/16bit The audio signals of DVD
VIDEOs are always converted
to 48kHz/16bit.
96kHz/24bit All types of signals including
96kHz/24bit are output in their
original format. However, if the
signal is encrypted for
copyright protection purposes,
the signal is only output as
48kHz/16bit.
Notes
• The analogue audio signals from the LINE OUT
L/R (AUDIO) jacks are not affected by this
setting and keep their original sampling frequency
level.
• If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to equipment
not compatible with 96 kHz/24 bit signals,
48 kHz/16 bit PCM will be automatically output
even when you select “96kHz/24bit.”
◆ DTS
Select the type of DTS audio signals.
OFF
Select this when the player is
connected to an audio
component without a built-in
DTS decoder.
ON
Select this when the player is
connected to an audio
component with a built-in DTS
decoder.
Note
If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to equipment
not compatible with DTS signals, the “OFF” signals
will be automatically output even when you select
“ON.”
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Additional Information
Troubleshooting
If you experience any of the following
difficulties while using the player, use this
troubleshooting guide to help remedy the
problem before requesting repairs. Should
any problem persist, consult your nearest
Sony dealer (For customers in the USA only).
Power
The power is not turned on.
, Check that the power cord is connected
securely.
Picture
There is no picture/picture noise appears.
There is no picture or the picture noise
appears when connected to the HDMI OUT
jack.
, Try the following: 1Turn the player off
and on again. 2Turn the connected
equipment off and on again. 3Disconnect
and then connect the HDMI cord again.
The picture does not fill the screen, even
though the aspect ratio is set in “TV TYPE”
under “SCREEN SETUP.”
, The aspect ratio of the disc is fixed on your
DVD.
Sound
There is no sound.
, Re-connect the connecting cord securely.
, The connecting cord is damaged.
, The player is connected to the wrong input
jack on the amplifier (receiver) (page 22).
, The amplifier (receiver) input is not
correctly set.
, The player is in pause mode or in Slowmotion Play mode.
, The player is in fast forward or fast reverse
mode.
, If the audio signal does not come through
the DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL or
COAXIAL)/HDMI OUT jack, check the
audio settings (page 69).
, While playing a Super VCD on which the
audio track 2 is not recorded, no sound will
come out when you select “2:STEREO,”
“2:1/L,” or “2:2/R.”
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, Re-connect the connecting cord securely.
, The connecting cords are damaged.
, Check the connection to your TV (page 18)
and switch the input selector on your TV so
that the signal from the player appears on
the TV screen.
, The disc is dirty or flawed.
, If the picture output from your player goes
through your VCR to get to your TV or if
you are connected to a combination TV/
VIDEO player, the copy-protection signal
applied to some DVD programs could affect
picture quality. If you still experience
problems even when you connect your
player directly to your TV, try connecting
your player to your TV’s S VIDEO input
(page 18).
, You have selected “PROGRESSIVE
AUTO” or “PROGRESSIVE VIDEO”
using the PROGRESSIVE button on the
front panel (the PROGRESSIVE indicator
lights up) even though your TV cannot
accept the progressive signal. In this case,
disconnect the HDMI cord from the player
and then select “NORMAL
(INTERLACE)” so that the
PROGRESSIVE indicator turns off.
, Even if your TV is compatible with
progressive format 480p signals, the image
may be affected when you set the player to
progressive format. In this case, select
“NORMAL (INTERLACE)” using the
PROGRESSIVE button on the front panel
so that the PROGRESSIVE indicator turns
off and the player is set to normal (interlace)
format.
, The player is connected to an input device
that is not HDCP compliant (the HDMI
indicator on the front panel does not light
up). See page 19.
, If the HDMI OUT jack is used for video
output, changing the “HDMI
RESOLUTION” setting in “SCREEN
SETUP” may solve the problem (page 65).
Connect the TV and the player using a video
jack other than the HDMI OUT, and switch
the TV’s input to the connected video input
so that you can see the on-screen displays.
Change the “HDMI RESOLUTION”
setting in “SCREEN SETUP,” and switch
the TV’s input back to HDMI. If the picture
still does not appear, repeat the steps and try
other options.
, If the signal from the LINE OUT (VIDEO)
or S VIDEO OUT jacks is distorted, change
the “HDMI RESOLUTION” setting in
“SCREEN SETUP” to “720 × 480p.”
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, The equipment connected to the HDMI
OUT jack does not conform to the audio
signal format, in this case set
“AUDIO(HDMI)” in “CUSTOM SETUP”
to “PCM” (page 68).
No sound is output from the HDMI OUT
jack
, Try the following: 1Turn the player off
and on again. 2Turn the connected
equipment off and on again. 3Disconnect
and then connect the HDMI cord again.
, The HDMI OUT jack is connected to a DVI
device (DVI jacks do not accept audio
signals).
Sound distortion occurs.
, Set “AUDIO ATT” in “AUDIO SETUP” to
“ON” (page 68).
The sound volume is low.
, The sound volume is low on some DVDs.
The sound volume may improve if you set
“AUDIO DRC” in “AUDIO SETUP” to
“TV MODE” (page 68).
, Set “AUDIO ATT” in “AUDIO SETUP” to
“OFF” (page 68).
Operation
The remote does not function.
, The batteries in the remote are weak.
, There are obstacles between the remote and
the player.
, The distance between the remote and the
player is too far.
, The remote is not pointed at the remote
sensor on the player.
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The MP3 audio track cannot be played
(page 53).
, The DATA CD is not recorded in an MP3
format that conforms to ISO 9660 Level 1/
Level 2 or Joliet.
, The DATA DVD is not recorded in MP3
format that conforms to UDF (Universal
Disk Format).
, The MP3 audio track does not have the
extension “.MP3.”
, The data is not formatted in MP3 even
though it has the extension “.MP3.”
, The data is not MPEG-1 Audio Layer III
data.
, The player cannot play audio tracks in
mp3PRO format.
, “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is set to “IMAGE
(JPEG)” (page 56).
The JPEG image file cannot be played
(page 53).
, The DATA CD is not recorded in a JPEG
format that conforms to ISO 9660 Level 1/
Level 2, or Joliet.
, The DATA DVD is not recorded in JPEG
format that conforms to UDF (Universal
Disk Format).
, The file has an extension other than
“.JPEG” or “.JPG.”
, The image is larger than 3072 (width) ×
2048 (height) in normal mode, or more than
3,300,000 pixels in progressive JPEG.
(Some progressive JPEG files cannot be
displayed even if the file size is within this
specified capacity.)
, The image does not fit the screen (the image
is reduced).
, “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is set to “AUDIO
(MP3)” (page 56).
The disc does not play.
, The disc is turned over.
, Insert the disc with the playback side facing
down.
, The disc is skewed.
, The player cannot play certain discs (page 8).
, The region code on the DVD does not match
the player.
, Moisture has condensed inside the player
(page 5).
, The player cannot play a recorded disc that
is not correctly finalized (page 9).
The MP3 audio tracks and JPEG image
files start playing simultaneously.
, “MODE (MP3, JPEG)” is set to “AUTO”
(page 56).
The album/track/file names are not
displayed correctly.
, The player can only display numbers and
alphabet. Other characters are displayed as
“*”.
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The disc does not start playing from the
beginning.
, Program Play, Shuffle Play, Repeat Play, or
A-B Repeat Play is selected (page 32).
, Resume play has taken effect (page 29).
The player starts playing the disc
automatically.
, The disc features an auto playback function.
, “AUTO PLAY” in “CUSTOM SETUP” is
set to “ON” (page 67).
Playback stops automatically.
, While playing discs with an auto pause
signal, the player stops playback at the auto
pause signal.
Some functions such as Stop, Search, Fast
Play, Slow Play, Slow-motion Play,
Repeat Play, Shuffle Play or Program Play
cannot be performed.
, Depending on the disc, you may not be able
to do some of the operations above. Refer to
the operating manual that comes with the
disc.
The language for the sound track cannot
be changed.
, The angle can only be changed when the
“
” indicator lights up on the front panel
display (page 12).
, The DVD prohibits changing of the angles.
The player does not operate properly.
, When static electricity, etc., causes the
player to operate abnormally, unplug the
player.
5 numbers or letters are displayed on the
screen and on the front panel display.
, The self-diagnosis function was activated.
(See the table on page 74.)
The disc tray does not open and “LOCKED”
appears on the front panel display.
, Child Lock is set (page 28).
The disc tray does not open and “TRAY
LOCKED” appears on the front panel
display.
, Contact your Sony dealer or local
authorized Sony service facility.
“Data error” appears on the TV screen
when playing a DATA CD/DATA DVD.
, The MP3 audio track/JPEG image file you
want to play is broken.
, The data is not MPEG-1 Audio Layer III
data.
, The JPEG image file format does not
conform to DCF (page 52).
, The JPEG image file has the extension
“.JPG” or “.JPEG,” but is not in JPEG
format.
The subtitle language cannot be changed
or turned off.
Additional Information
, Try using the DVD’s menu instead of the
direct selection button on the remote
(page 30).
, Multilingual tracks are not recorded on the
DVD being played.
, The DVD prohibits the changing of the
language for the sound track.
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, Try using the DVD’s menu instead of the
direct selection button on the remote
(page 30).
, Multilingual subtitles are not recorded on
the DVD being played.
, The DVD prohibits the changing of
subtitles.
The angles cannot be changed.
, Try using the DVD’s menu instead of the
direct selection button on the remote
(page 30).
, Multi-angles are not recorded on the DVD
being played.
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Self-diagnosis Function
(When letters/numbers appear in the
display)
When the self-diagnosis function is activated
to prevent the player from malfunctioning, a
five-character service number (e.g., C 13 50)
with a combination of a letter and four digits
appears on the screen and the front panel
display. In this case, check the following
table.
Glossary
Album (page 52, 54)
A unit in which to store JPEG image files or
MP3 audio tracks on a DATA CD/DATA
DVD. (“Album” is an exclusive definition for
this player.)
Chapter (page 14)
Sections of a picture or a music feature that
are smaller than titles. A title is composed of
several chapters. Depending on the disc, no
chapters may be recorded.
C:13:50
Dolby Digital (page 22, 70)
First three
characters of
the service
number
Cause and/or corrective
action
C 13
The disc is dirty or recorded
in a format that this player
cannot play (page 8).
, Clean the disc with a
cleaning cloth or check its
format (page 2).
C 31
The disc is not inserted
correctly.
, Re-insert the disc
correctly.
E XX
To prevent a malfunction, the
(xx is a number) player has performed the
self-diagnosis function.
, Contact your nearest
Sony dealer or local
authorized Sony service
facility and give the 5character service number.
Example: E 61 10
Digital audio compression technology
developed by Dolby Laboratories. This
technology conforms to multi-channel
surround sound. The rear channel is stereo
and there is a discrete subwoofer channel in
this format. Dolby Digital provides the same
discrete channels of high quality digital audio
found in “Dolby Digital” theater surround
sound systems. Good channel separation is
realized because all of the channel data is
recorded discretely and little deterioration is
realized because all channel data processing
is digital.
DTS (page 22, 70)
Digital audio compression technology that
Digital Theater Systems, Inc. developed. This
technology conforms to multi-channel
surround sound. The rear channel is stereo
and there is a discrete subwoofer channel in
this format. DTS provides the same discrete
channels of high quality digital audio.
Good channel separation is realized because
all of the channel data is recorded discretely
and little deterioration is realized because all
channel data processing is digital.
DVD VIDEO (page 7)
A disc that contains up to 8 hours of moving
pictures even though its diameter is the same
as a CD.
The data capacity of a single-layer and singlesided DVD is 4.7 GB (Giga Byte), which is 7
times that of a CD. The data capacity of a
double-layer and single-sided DVD is 8.5
GB, a single-layer and double-sided DVD is
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9.4 GB, and double-layer and double-sided
DVD is 17 GB.
The picture data uses the MPEG 2 format, a
worldwide standard of digital compression
technology. The picture data is compressed to
about 1/40 (average) of its original size. The
DVD also uses a variable rate coding
technology that changes the data to be
allocated according to the status of the
picture. Audio information is recorded in a
multi-channel format, such as Dolby Digital,
allowing you to enjoy a more realistic audio
presence.
Furthermore, various advanced functions
such as the multi-angle, multilingual, and
Parental Control functions are provided with
the DVD.
DVD-RW (page 7)
A DVD-RW is a recordable and rewritable
disc that is the same size as a DVD VIDEO.
The DVD-RW has two different modes: VR
mode and Video mode. DVD-RWs created in
Video mode have the same format as a DVD
VIDEO, while discs created in VR (Video
Recording) mode allow the contents to be
programmed or edited.
DVD+RW (page 7)
File (page 52, 55)
A JPEG image recorded on a DATA CD/
DATA DVD (“File” is an exclusive
definition for this player.) A single file
consist of a single image.
Film based software, Video based
software (page 21)
DVDs can be classified as Film based or
Video based software. Film based DVDs
contain the same images (24 frames per
second) that are shown at movie theaters.
Video based DVDs, such as television
dramas or sit-coms, displays images at 30
frames/60 fields per second.
HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface)
Normal (Interlace) format (page 21)
Normal (Interlace) format shows every other
line of an image as a single “field” and is the
standard method for displaying images on
television. The even number field shows the
even numbered lines of an image, and the odd
numbered field shows the odd numbered lines
of an image.
Progressive format (page 21)
Compared to the Interlace format that
alternately shows every other line of an image
(field) to create one frame, the Progressive
format shows the entire image at once as a
single frame. This means that while the
Interlace format can show 30 frames/60 fields
in one second, the Progressive format can
show 60 frames in one second. The overall
picture quality increases and still images,
text, and horizontal lines appear sharper. This
player is compatible with the 480 progressive
format.
Additional Information
A DVD+RW (plus RW) is a recordable and
rewritable disc. DVD+RWs use a recording
format that is comparable to the DVD VIDEO
format.
HDMI connection carries standard to high
definition video signals and multi-channel
audio signals to AV components such as
HDMI equipped TVs, in digital form without
degradation.
Since the video signals are compatible with
the current DVI (Digital Visual Interface)
format, HDMI jacks can be connected to DVI
jacks by way of an HDMI-DVI converter
cord. The HDMI specification supports
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Contents
Protection), a copy protection technology that
incorporates coding technology for digital
video signals.
Progressive JPEG
Progressive JPEGs are used mostly on the
internet. They are different from other JPEGs
in that they “fade in” gradually instead of
being drawn from top to bottom when
displayed on a browser. This lets you view the
image while it is being downloaded.
Title (page 12)
The longest section of a picture or music
feature on a DVD, movie, etc., in video
software, or the entire album in audio
software.
HDMI is an interface that supports both video
and audio on a single digital connection. The
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Specifications
System
General
Laser: Semiconductor laser
Signal format system: NTSC
Power requirements:
120 V AC, 60 Hz
Power consumption: 12 W
Dimensions (approx.):
430 × 83 × 410 mm (width/height/depth)
incl. projecting parts
Mass (approx.): 4.4 kg
Operating temperature: 5 ° C to 35 ° C
Operating humidity: 25 % to 80 %
Audio characteristics
Frequency response: DVD VIDEO (PCM
96 kHz): 2 Hz to 44 kHz (±1.0 dB)/DVD
VIDEO (PCM 48 kHz): 2 Hz to 22 kHz
(±0.5 dB)/CD: 2 Hz to 20 kHz (±0.5 dB)
Signal-to-noise ratio (S/N ratio): 115 dB
(LINE OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks only)
Harmonic distortion: 0.003 %
Dynamic range: DVD VIDEO: 103 dB/
CD: 99 dB
Wow and flutter: Less than detected value
(±0.001% W PEAK)
Supplied accessories
See page 17.
Specifications and design are subject to
change without notice.
Outputs
(Jack name: Jack type/Output level/Load
impedance)
LINE OUT (AUDIO): Phono jack/2 Vrms/
10 kilohms
DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL): Optical
output jack/–18 dBm (wave length
660 nm)
DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL): Phono jack/
0.5 Vp-p/75 ohms
HDMI OUT: Type A (19 pin)
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT(Y, PB, PR):
Phono jack/Y: 1.0 Vp-p/PB, PR:
interlace*1 = 0.648 Vp-p, progressive or
interlace*2 = 0.7 Vp-p/75 ohms
*1 BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT) is ON
*2 BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT) is OFF
LINE OUT (VIDEO): Phono jack/1.0 Vp-p/
75 ohms
S VIDEO OUT: 4-pin mini DIN/Y:
1.0 Vp-p, C: 0.286 Vp-p/75 ohms
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Language Code List
For details, see pages 43, 46, 64.
The language spellings conform to the ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard.
Code Language
Code Language
Code Language
1027
1028
1032
1039
1044
1045
1051
1052
1053
1057
1059
1060
1061
1066
1183
1186
1194
1196
1203
1209
1217
1226
1229
1233
1235
1239
1245
1248
1253
1254
1257
1261
1269
1283
1287
1297
1298
1299
1300
1301
1305
1307
1311
1313
1326
1327
1332
1334
1347
1349
1350
1352
1353
1356
1357
1358
1363
1365
1369
1376
1379
1393
1403
1408
1417
1428
1435
1507
1508
1509
1511
1512
1513
1514
1515
1516
1517
1521
1525
1527
1528
1529
1531
1532
1534
1535
1538
1539
1540
1543
1557
1564
1572
1581
1587
1613
1632
1665
1684
1697
1067
1070
1079
1093
1097
1103
1105
1109
1130
1142
1144
1145
1149
1150
1151
1157
1165
1166
1171
1174
1181
Afar
Abkhazian
Afrikaans
Amharic
Arabic
Assamese
Aymara
Azerbaijani
Bashkir
Byelorussian
Bulgarian
Bihari
Bislama
Bengali;
Bangla
Tibetan
Breton
Catalan
Corsican
Czech
Welsh
Danish
German
Bhutani
Greek
English
Esperanto
Spanish
Estonian
Basque
Persian
Finnish
Fiji
Faroese
French
Frisian
Irish
Scots Gaelic
Galician
Guarani
Gujarati
Hausa
Hindi
Croatian
Hungarian
Armenian
Interlingua
Interlingue
Inupiak
Indonesian
Icelandic
Italian
Hebrew
Japanese
Yiddish
Javanese
Georgian
Kazakh
Greenlandic
Cambodian
Kannada
Korean
Kashmiri
Kurdish
Kirghiz
Latin
Lingala
Laothian
Lithuanian
Latvian;
Lettish
1345 Malagasy
1436
1463
1481
1482
1483
1489
1491
1495
1498
1501
1502
1503
1505
1506
Maori
Macedonian
Malayalam
Mongolian
Moldavian
Marathi
Malay
Maltese
Burmese
Nauru
Nepali
Dutch
Norwegian
Occitan
(Afan)Oromo
Oriya
Punjabi
Polish
Pashto;
Pushto
Portuguese
Quechua
RhaetoRomance
Kirundi
Romanian
Russian
Kinyarwanda
Sanskrit
Sindhi
Sangho
SerboCroatian
Singhalese
Slovak
Slovenian
Samoan
Shona
Somali
Albanian
Serbian
Siswati
Sesotho
Sundanese
Swedish
Swahili
Tamil
Telugu
Tajik
Thai
Tigrinya
Turkmen
Tagalog
Setswana
Tonga
Turkish
Tsonga
Tatar
Twi
Ukrainian
Urdu
Uzbek
Vietnamese
Volapük
Wolof
Xhosa
Yoruba
Chinese
Zulu
Additional Information
Code Language
1703 Not specified
Parental Control Area Code List
For details, see page 59.
Code Area
Code Area
Code Area
Code Area
2044
2047
2046
2057
2070
2079
2090
2092
2115
2165
2174
2109
2248
2238
2254
2276
2304
2363
2362
2376
2390
2379
2427
2424
2436
2489
2501
2149
2499
2086
2528
2184
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Belgium
Brazil
Canada
Chile
China
Denmark
Finland
France
Germany
India
Indonesia
Italy
Japan
Korea
Malaysia
Mexico
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Pakistan
Philippines
Portugal
Russia
Singapore
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Thailand
United
Kingdom
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Index
Numerics
16:9 65
4:3 LETTER BOX 65
4:3 PAN SCAN 65
48kHz/96kHz PCM 70
5.1 Channel Surround 23
A
A-B REPEAT 35
ADVANCE 27
ALBUM 38
Album 52, 74
ANGLE 46
AUDIO 43, 64
AUDIO ATT 68
AUDIO DRC 68
AUDIO FILTER 69
AUDIO SETUP 68
AUTO PLAY 67
AUTO POWER OFF 67
AV SYNC 51
B
BACKGROUND 66
Batteries 17
BLACK LEVEL 66
BLACK LEVEL
(COMPONENT OUT) 66
BNR 49
C
CD 8, 26
CHAPTER 37
Chapter 74
CHAPTER VIEWER 39
Checking the audio signal
format 44
Child Lock 28
Connecting 18
Continuous play
CD/VIDEO CD 26
DVD 26
Control Menu 14
CUSTOM 63
CUSTOM PARENTAL
CONTROL 58
CUSTOM PICTURE MODE
47
CUSTOM SETUP 67
D
DATA CD 7, 52
DATA DVD 7, 52
DATE 55
DIGITAL OUT 69
Digital output 69
DIMMER 67
DISC SKIP 27
Display
Control Menu Display 14
Front panel display 12
Setup Display 63
DOLBY DIGITAL 43, 70, 74
DOWNMIX 69
DTS 43, 70, 74
DVD 7, 26, 74
DVD+RW 7, 27, 75
DVD’s menu 30
DVD-RW 7, 30, 75
E
EFFECT 57
EXCHANGE 28
F
Fast forward 36
FAST PLAY 27
Fast reverse 36
FILE 38
File 75
Film based software 21, 75
Freeze Frame 37
Front panel display 12
H
Handling discs 2
HDMI
AUDIO (HDMI) 68
HDMI 75
HDMI RESOLUTION 65
Hooking up 17
I
INDEX 38
Interlace format 75
INTERVAL 57
J
JPEG 7, 52
L
LANGUAGE SETUP 64
Locating
a specific point by watching
the TV screen 36
M
MEMORY 47
MENU 64
MNR 50
MODE (MP3, JPEG) 56
MP3 7, 52
MULTI-DISC RESUME 29,
67
N
NORMAL (INTERLACE) 21
Normal (Interlace) format 75
O
On-screen display
Control Menu Display 14
Setup Display 63
ORIGINAL 30
ORIGINAL/PLAY LIST 30
OSD 64
P
PARENTAL CONTROL 58
PAUSE MODE 67
PBC Playback 31
PICTURE NAVIGATION 39,
55
PLAY LIST 30
PROGRAM 32
Program Play 32
PROGRESSIVE AUTO 21
Progressive format 75
PROGRESSIVE VIDEO 21
Q
QUICK 64
Quick Setup 24, 64
R
Remote 13, 17, 61
REPEAT 34
Repeat Play 34
Replacing discs while playing a
disc 28
REPLAY 27
RESET 64
S
Scan 36
SCENE 37
SCREEN SAVER 66
SCREEN SETUP 65
Searching 36
Select a disc 27
SETUP 63
Setup Display 63
SHARPNESS 48
SHUFFLE 34
Shuffle Play 34
Slide Show 56
SLOW PLAY 27
Slow-motion Play 37
Speakers
Hooking up 22
SUBTITLE 46, 64
Surround 44
T
TIME/TEXT 40
TITLE 37
Title 75
TITLE VIEWER 39
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TOP MENU 30
TRACK 38
Track 12
TRACK SELECTION 67
TRACK VIEWER 39
Troubleshooting 71
TV TYPE 65
TVS (TV Virtual Surround) 44
U
Usable discs 8
V
Video based software 21, 75
VIDEO CD 7, 26
Z
ZOOM 27, 55
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