Markham, Ontario, L3R 1E3
Read these instructions before using your new product for the first time.
The unit can play back
Region Management Information
Region Management Information: This unit is designed and manufactured to respond to the Region
Management Information that is encoded on DVDs. If the region number printed on the DVD does not
correspond to the region number of this unit, it cannot play that disc.
The region number of this unit is 1.
Disc Function or Operation That is Not Available
symbol appears on the screen, it indicates the function or operation attempted is not available at that
time. This occurs because the DVD manufacturer determines the specific functions of DVDs. Certain functions may
not be available on some DVDs. Be sure to read the documentation provided with the DVD.
Icons Used on DVDs
Language selections for audio
Language selections for subtitles
Screen aspect ratio
When playing back a CD-G (Graphics) or CD
EXTRA disc, the audio portion will be played,
Multiple camera angles
but the graphic images will not be shown.
Region code indicator
Titles, Chapters and Tracks
• DVDs are divided into "titles" and "chapters". If the disc
has more than one movie on it, each movie would be a
separate "title". "Chapters" are sections of titles.
• Audio CDs are divided into "tracks". A "track" is usually
one song on an Audio CD.
Note: Numbers identify each title, chapter, and track on a disc. Most discs have these numbers recorded on
them, but some do not.
Notes on Unauthorized Discs
You may not be able to play some DVDs on this unit, particularly if they were purchased from outside your
geographic area or made for business purposes.
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A. Using the AC Power Adapter
The supplied AC power
adapter operates on AC
To wall outlet
AC power adapter
To DC IN 9V Jack
• The AC power adapter included with this unit is for its use only. Do not use it with other equipment.
• When the unit is not going to be used for long time, disconnect the AC power adapter from the wall outlet.
• When the AC power adapter is plugged in, the apparatus is not completely disconnected from the main
power supply, even when the power is turned off.
The AC/DC adaptor is used as disconnect device. The AC/DC adaptor of apparatus should not be obstructed
OR should be easily accessed during intended used. To be completely disconnect the power input, the AC/DC
adaptor of apparatus shall be disconnected from the mains.
B. Using the Car Power Adapter
The 12V car power adapter
allows the unit to be used
with vehicles that have
a 12V, negative ground
To DC IN 9V Jack
Car power adapter
Disconnect the car power
adapter when not in use.
Not for use in 24V vehicles.
Important Safety Instructions
1. Read these instructions.
2. Keep these instructions.
3. Heed all warnings.
11. Only use attachments/accessories specified by
4. Follow all instructions.
5. Do not use this apparatus near water.
12. Use only with a cart, stand,
6. Clean only with a dry cloth.
7. Do not block the ventilation openings. Install in
accordance with the manufacturer's instructions.
8. Do not install near any heat sources such as
radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus
(including amplifiers) that produce heat.
9. Do not defeat the safety purpose of a polarized
or grounding - type plug. A polarized plug has
13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or
two blades with one wider than the other. A
grounding type plug has two blades and a third
14. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
grounding prong. The wide blade or the third
prong are provided for your safety. If the provided
plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an
electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.
10. Protect the power cord from being walked on
or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience
voltage" within the product's enclosure that may be
of sufficient magnitude to cause an electric shock.
* SEE BOTTOM OF UNIT FOR GRAPHIC SYMBOLS *
WARNING: Should any trouble occur, disconnect the AC power adapter and refer servicing to a qualified technician.
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Please check and identify the supplied accessories.
Remote Control (with battery) ...............................................................................................................................................x 1
AC Power Adapter.......................................................................................................................................................................x 1
Car Power Adapter......................................................................................................................................................................x 1
Headphone Splitter ....................................................................................................................................................................x 1
Using the Remote Control
• Point the remote control at the REMOTE SENSOR located
on the unit.
• When using this unit in very bright light, the infrared
REMOTE SENSOR may not work properly.
To Change Remote Battery
1. Open the battery door.
2. Insert one CR2025 (3V )
Note: If the remote control is not going to be used for a long time, remove the battery.
WARNING: Do not dispose of the battery in a fire or it may leak and/or explode.
WARNING: Batteries should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
CAUTION: Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
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• Use the provided 12V car power adapter only. Use with other car power adapters could damage the unit.
• The 12V car power adapter included with this unit is for its use only. Do not use it with other equipment.
• In the interest of traffic safety, do not operate this unit or view videos while driving a vehicle.
• Make sure the unit is securely fastened to prevent it from falling or flying through the air in the event of an
• When the inside of the cigarette lighter socket is dirty with ashes or dust, the plug section may become
hot due to poor contact. Be sure to clean the cigarette lighter socket before use.
• After use, disconnect the 12V car power adapter from both the unit and cigarette lighter socket.
C. Using the Built-in Battery
The unit has a built-in, non-replaceable, rechargeable battery. Charge the built-in battery before using it for the
first time. Complete charging typically takes approximately 4-5 hours. The charging light will go out when the
built-in battery becomes fully charged.
To recharge the built-in battery
To AC power
To DC IN 9V
Slide the switch
C h a rg i n g
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WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-SERVICEABLE
receptacles, and the point where they exit from
PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
DO NOT PLACE OBJECTS FILLED WITH LIQUIDS ON OR NEAR THIS UNIT.
CAUTION: USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES OTHER THAN THOSE
t r i p o d , b r a c k e t , o r t a b l e
specified by the manufacturer,
SPECIFIED MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE.
or sold with the apparatus.
CAUTION: DANGER OF EXPLOSION IF BATTERY IS INCORRECTLY REPLACED. REPLACE ONLY WITH THE SAME OR
W h e n a c a r t i s u s e d , u s e
caution when moving the
cart/apparatus combination to
avoid injury from tip-over.
when unused for long periods of time.
THIS CLASS B DIGITAL APPARATUS COMPLIES WITH CANADIAN ICES-003.
Servicing is required when the apparatus has
been damaged in any way, such as the AC power
• Do not use the unit in places that are extremely hot, cold, dusty, or humid.
cord or plug is damaged, liquid has spilled
• Place the unit on a flat and even surface.
or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the
• Do not restrict the air flow of the unit by placing it in a place with poor air flow, by covering it with a cloth,
apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture,
or by placing it on carpeting.
does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
• To avoid magnetizing, do not place the unit near speakers or magnets.
• Do not use this unit in direct sunlight or leave the unit in a closed automobile (or similar environments)
where it would be exposed to high temperatures above 104°F (40°C).
• No naked flame sources such as lighted candles should be placed on the AC power adapter or the main unit.
• The AC/DC adaptor and apparatus should not be exposed to splashing or dripping liquids, and no objects
filled with liquids, such as vases, should be placed on the AC/DC adaptor and apparatus.
The lightning flash with an arrowhead
symbol, within the equilateral triangle,
• The apparatus should not be exposed to dripping or splashing and that no objects filled with liquids, such
is intended to aler t the user to the
as vases, should be placed on apparatus.
presence of uninsulated "dangerous
• When connecting or disconnecting the AC power adapter, grip the plug and not the cord itself. Pulling the
cord may damage it and create a hazard.
T h e e xc l a m a t i o n p o i n t w i t h i n t h e
• When you are not going to use the unit for a long period of time, disconnect the AC power adapter.
equilateral triangle is intended to alert
the user to the presence of important
operating and maintenance (servicing)
• When left in a heated room where it is warm and damp, water droplets or condensation may form inside the
instructions in this owner's manual.
unit. When there is condensation inside the unit, the unit may not function normally. Let the unit stand for 1
Control Reference Guide
before USING the
1. LCD screen
2. DC IN 9V - 12V jack
3. AUDIO / VIDEO OUT jack
4. CHARGE / STANDBY / ON switch
5. VOLUME control
When the batter y becomes weak ,
Adjusts the volume.
the operating distance of the remote
6. Headphone jack
control will be greatly reduced and you
will need to replace the battery.
Press to stop playing a disc.
Accesses DVD Disc Menu if DVD disc is currently
Accesses Setup menu if disc is not playing.
Press to start or resume playback of a disc.
Pressing during playback of a disc will cause
playback to be paused.
• The built-in battery can only be recharged when the unit is in CHARGE mode while using the AC power
• The built-in battery cannot be recharged when the unit is in ON mode.
• Do NOT recharge the built-in battery in a vehicle using the car power adapter.
• Batteries should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
• When the built-in battery power is low, "Battery Low" will display on the screen and the unit will stop playing.
• Recharge the built-in battery when you are ready to use it again.
• While using the built-in battery, the environmental temperature should be 41°F (5°C) to 95°F (35°C).
• To get the longest service life of the built-in battery, charge at indoor-temperature.
• The built-in battery in this device may present a risk of fire or chemical burn if mistreated. Do not
disassemble, heat above 212
• The unit should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
• When discarding the unit, environmental problems must be considered and local rules or laws governing
the disposal of such products must be strictly followed.
Turning on the Unit
1. Slide the CHARGE / STANDBY / ON switch on the left side of the unit to the ON
2. The start-up picture will appear on the screen.
3. After use, slide the CHARGE / STANDBY / ON switch to the STANDBY (power off )
R e c h a r g i n g i s
to 2 hours before turning the power on, or gradually heat the room and allow the unit to dry before use.
• Do not block the ventilation openings or holes. If the ventilation openings or holes are blocked by a
newspaper or cloth, etc., the heat may not be able to get out.
• Do not operate the unit in a confined space, such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet. Allow about 4 inches
(10cm) of free space all around the unit for adequate ventilation.
Rating Plate Location
• The rating plate is located on the bottom of unit.
This product contains a
low power laser device.
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
– 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.
Warning: Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance
could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.
Notes on Copyright
It is forbidden by law to copy, broadcast, show, broadcast on cable, play in public, or rent copyrighted material
Apparatus Claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,836,549; 6,381,747; 7,050,698; 6,516,132 and 5,583,936 licensed for limited
viewing uses only.
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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1. VIDEO MODE button
Press to go back to the previous title / chapter /
Ad j u s t B r i g ht n e s s,
Pa n e l D i s p l a y a n d
In DVD Menu or Setup Menu, press to scroll
Contrast of the LCD
Press to scroll up, press and hold to perform
Move back through
fast forward playback during CD playback.
t i t l e s , c h a p t e r s o r
In DVD Menu, Setup Menu or JPG Menu,
tracks on a disc.
press o scroll up.
Press to advance titles / chapters / tracks.
In DVD Menu or Setup Menu, press to scroll
Press to scroll down, press and hold to
4. GOTO button
perform fast reverse playback during CD
Skip directly to a location on a CD/DVD.
5. Cursor ( , , , ) buttons
In DVD Menu, Setup Menu or JPG Menu, press
Move between selections on a menu screen and adjust
to scroll down.
8. Disc Door
Push to close the disc door.
Confirm selections on a menu screen.
9. OPEN knob
6. MEMORY button
Press the open knob to open the disc door.
Set titles/chapters in a favorite order.
10. Remote sensor
7. Number (0 - 9) buttons
Senses the remote control's signals.
Use when creating programs or locating a title/chapter/
11. ON indicator
track or specific time.
12. CHARGING indicator
8. REPEAT A-B button
Charge the rechargeable battery before
Perform point-to-point repeat playback on a DVD or CD.
using it for the first time. Complete charging
REPEAT DISC button
typically takes approximately 4-5 hours. The
Repeat a DVD chapter or title.
charging light will go out when the battery
becomes fully charged.
Repeat a CD track or the whole disc.
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A. Connecting a TV
If your TV has audio/video inputs, you can connect the unit to your TV using standard Audio/Video cables.
Watching a DVD on your TV
C), or incinerate.
1. Turn on the unit.
2. Turn on the TV and follow the instructions included with it to watch video from external sources.
B. Using Headphones/Earphones
• Turn down the volume before connecting, and then adjust
• When headphones/earphones are connected, no sound will
be emitted from the unit's speaker.
Avoid listening to sound at levels which may be harmful to your
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In Stop Mode, press to display the unit's
9. MENU button
Enter and exit the main DVD Menu.
Skip to next title, chapter or track on a
S E A R C H
Stop playing a disc.
S E A R C H : F a s t
Start or resume playback of a disc.
S E A R C H : F a s t
Pre s s o n ce to p a u s e p l ay b a c k . Pre s s
subsequently to advance frame by frame
on a DVD.
12. DISPLAY button
Show status information on the screen.
13. ANGLE button
Switch between multiple camera angles if
applicable to the DVD.
14. AUDIO button
Select one of the audio sound tracks on
a DVD (if more than one is available) or
select the audio output mode on a CD.
15. SUBTITLE button
Selec t one of the subtitle languages
programmed on a DVD (if available).
Return to normal operation after using the
SETUP menu of a DVD.
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White Red Yellow
To AUDIO / VIDEO OUT jacks
Audio / Video cable
(3.5mm diameter plug)
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