Samsung BD-J7500 User Manual
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  • Page 1 BD-J7500 Blu-ray™ Disc Player user manual imagine the possibilities Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. To receive more complete service, please register your product at
  • Page 2: Warning

    Safety Information Warning CAUTION This symbol indicates that high voltage is present inside. It is dangerous to make any kind of contact with any internal part of this RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN product. CAUTION : TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT This symbol indicates that important REMOVE THE COVER (OR BACK).
  • Page 3 • Maintenance of Cabinet. • To clean this apparatus, unplug the power cord from the wall outlet and wipe the product using - Before connecting other components to this a soft, dry cloth. Do not use any chemicals such product, be sure to turn them off. as wax, benzene, alcohol, thinners, insecticide, - If you move your product suddenly from a air fresheners, lubricants, or detergent.
  • Page 4: Precautions

    Safety Information • THIS PRODUCT UTILIZES A LASER. To disconnect the apparatus from the mains, the USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS plug must be pulled out from the mains socket, OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES therefore the mains plug shall be readily operable. OTHER THAN THOSE SPECIFIED HEREIN The product unit accompanying this user manual MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION...
  • Page 5: Using The 3D Function

    10. Protect the power cord from being walked on • Do not use the 3D Active Glasses for other or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience purposes (such as general eyeglasses, receptacles, and the point where it exits the sunglasses, protective goggles, etc.). apparatus.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Contents SAfETy INfORmATION SETTINGS Warning The Initial Settings Procedure Precautions The Home Screen Accessing the Settings Screen Important Safety Instructions Using the 3D function Buttons on the Remote Control Used for the Settings Menu Settings Menu Functions GETTING STARTED Picture Sound Accessories Network...
  • Page 7 Before Using Samsung Apps Disc Storage & Management Playing Photos, Videos, and Music Using Samsung Apps (Multimedia) The Samsung Apps Screen at a Glance Playing Media Content Saved on a USB Starting an Application Device Screen Mirroring Playing Media Content Saved in a...
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting Started Accessories Check for the supplied accessories shown below. SOURCE – – SAMSUNG TV DISC MENU TITLE MENU POPUP Batteries for Remote Control (AAA Size) SMART HOME REPEAT HOME APPS TOOLS INFO RETURN EXIT SEARCH AUDIO SUBTITLE FULL PANDORA DIGITAL...
  • Page 9: Front Panel

    front Panel POWER BUTTON PLAY/PAUSE BUTTON STOP BUTTON OPEN/CLOSE BUTTON DISC TRAY DISPLAY USB HOST REMOTE CONTROL SENSOR | NOTES | \ To upgrade the product's software through the USB HOST jack, you must use a USB memory stick. \ When the product displays the Blu-ray Disc's menu, you cannot start the movie by pressing the Play button on the product or the remote control.
  • Page 10: Remote Control

    After setup, allows you to set the input source on your TV. Turn the TV on and off. SOURCE (This button is only available for Samsung (This button is only available for Samsung TVs.) TVs.) Turn the player on and off. – TV volume adjustment.
  • Page 11: Connections

    Connections Connecting to a Tv Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the HDMI OUT jack on the back of the product to the HDMI IN jack on your TV. - Do not connect the power cord to the wall outlet until you have made all the other connections. - When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start.
  • Page 12: Connecting To An Audio System

    Connections Connecting to an Audio System You can connect this product to an audio system using the methods illustrated below. - Do not connect the power cord to the wall outlet until you have made all the other connections. - When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start. Method 1 Connecting to an HDMI compatible AV receiver that supports pass through • Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the HDMI OUT 1 jack on the back of the product to the HDMI IN jack on your receiver.
  • Page 13: Method 2 Connecting To An Hdmi Compatible Av Receiver That Does Not Support Pass Through

    Method 2 Connecting to an HDMI compatible AV receiver that does not support pass through • Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the HDMI OUT 1 jack on the back of the product to the HDMI IN jack on your your TV. Connect another HDMI cable from the HDMI OUT 2 jack on the product to the HDMI IN jack on your receiver.
  • Page 14: Method 3 Connecting To An Audio System

    Connections Method 3 Connecting to an Audio System (7.1 Channel Amplifier) • Using 7.1CH audio cables (not supplied), connect the 7.1CH ANALOG AUDIO OUT terminals on the rear of the Player to the 7.1CH ANALOG AUDIO IN terminals of your Amplifier. • Better Quality Method 4 Connecting to an AV receiver with a Digital Optical Cable • Using a digital Optical cable (not supplied), connect the OPTICAL DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack on the...
  • Page 15: Connecting To A Network Router

    \ Your router or your Internet Service Provider's policies \ Wireless LAN, by its nature, may cause interference, may prevent the product from accessing Samsung's depending on the operating conditions (router software update server. If this occurs, contact your performance, distance, obstacles, interference by other radio devices, etc).
  • Page 16: Settings

    USB or mobile devices or PCs. screen explaining how to use the Home menu will Sign In : Lets you log into your Samsung account. appear. To exit this screen, press the EXIT button on the remote.
  • Page 17: Accessing The Settings Screen

    – – SAMSUNG TV Buttons on the Remote Control Used | NOTE | DISC MENU TITLE MENU for the Settings Menu POPUP \ If you leave the product in the stop mode for more than 5 minutes without using it, a screen saver will appear on your TV.
  • Page 18: Settings Menu Functions

    Select whether to play a Blu-ray Disc with 3D available when Movie Frame (24 fps) is set to content in 3D Mode.  If you move to the Home or SAMSUNG APPS screen while in 3D mode, the product will switch | NOTE | to 2D mode automatically.
  • Page 19: Sound

    \ For further details, refer to the Multiroom Link manual DTS Neo:6 mode on the Samsung web site: ; ; Search for Product name: BD- You can enjoy multichannel sound via HDMI J7500 ;...
  • Page 20: Network

    Settings HDmI Audio Output BD-Live Settings Set HDMI audio to output through HDMI1 or Set various BD-Live functions. BD-Live allows you HDMI2. to access extra features available on some Blu-ray  Auto : Audio output will be set automatically Discs if you are connected to the Internet.  BD-Live Internet Connection : Lets you fully based on the devices connected to HDMI1 and HDMI2.
  • Page 21: Settings

    Anynet+ feature and lets you control product. those products with one Samsung TV remote. To operate this function, you must connect this product to an Anynet+ Samsung TV using an HDMI cable. English...
  • Page 22: Support

    \ To use Remote Management: If you are connecting to a wired network, connect 1) Call the Samsung Contact Centre and ask for the product to your router using a LAN cable remote support. before you start the configuration procedure.
  • Page 23 Wireless Network Wired - Manual Ğ If you have a static IP address or the Automatic You can set up a wireless network connection in procedure does not work, you'll need to set the four ways: Network Settings values manually. - Wireless Automatic Follow Steps 1 and 2 in Wired - Automatic, and - Wireless Manual...
  • Page 24 Settings | NOTE | | NOTE | \ To view the password as you enter it, use the arrow \ You can get the Network parameters from your Internet buttons to select Show Password on the right side, and provider. then press v button.
  • Page 25: Wi-Fi Direct

    WPS PIN Turn on the Wi-Fi direct device and activate Ğ its Wi-Fi Direct function. Before you begin, open the router's setup menu In the Home screen, select Settings, and on your PC and access the screen with the WPS PIN entry field.
  • Page 26: Upgrading Software

    \ The upgrade is complete when the product turns off, and then turns on again by itself. | NOTE | \ Samsung Electronics takes no legal responsibility for \ To use the Auto Update function, your product must be any product malfunction caused by an unstable Internet connected to the Internet.
  • Page 27 Update by USB To upgrade by USB, follow these steps: Visit Samsung's website on a computer and download the update package to a USB device. Save the update package in the USB device's top-level folder. - Otherwise, the product will not be able to locate the update package.
  • Page 28: Media Play

    \ You cannot play media content if the content or the storage device is not supported by the product. \ Backup important files before connecting a USB device. Samsung is not responsible for damaged or lost files. Playing Media Content Saved on a USB Device Connect your USB device to the product.
  • Page 29: Playing Media Content Saved In A Computer/Mobile Device

    Navigate to Settings > Network and select | NOTES | Multimedia Device Settings. The mobile \ Only available with Samsung phones supporting DLNA devices connected to the same network as functionality. the product are listed.
  • Page 30 Media Play | NOTE | \ Even though the product will display folders for all content types, it will only display files of the Content Type you selected in Step 2. For example, if you selected music, you will only be able to see music files. You can change this selection by returning to the MULTIMEDIA screen and repeating Step 2.
  • Page 31: Controlling Video Playback

    You can control the playback of video content located on a Disc, USB, mobile device or PC. Depending – on the disc or contents, some of the functions described in this manual may not be available. SAMSUNG TV Buttons on the Remote Control used for Video Playback Using the disc menu, title menu, popup „...
  • Page 32 Media Play - Chapter Search : Select to play the Use the 3D menu when playing a 3D chapter of your choice. file. 1. Select Chapter Search, and then | NOTES | press the v button. \ The 3D menu becomes available 2.
  • Page 33: Using The Sort By & Options Menus

    | NOTES | Lets you set the picture mode. \ Depending on the disc or storage device, the menu may - Dynamic : Increases sharpness and differ. brightness. - Standard : Choose this setting for \ Video files with high Bit rates of 20Mbps or more strain the product's capabilities and may stop playing during most viewing applications.
  • Page 34: Controlling Music Playback

    Play Selected essentially the same way for all media. – See "Creating a Playlist from an Audio – SAMSUNG TV CD" on pages 35~36. This function converts CD audio to the mp3 format and saves the converted Ripping files on a USB device or a mobile device connected to the product.
  • Page 35: Using The Sort By & Options Menus On A File Screen

    Using the Sort by & Options Menus on Repeating Tracks on an Audio CD a File Screen You can set the product to repeat tracks on an audio CD (CD-DA/MP3). Using the Sort by Menu On the Playback screen, use the ▲▼◄► On a file screen containing music files, select the buttons to select in the lower left corner...
  • Page 36 Media Play Repeat Step 3 to select and check additional Use the ▲▼ buttons to select a track, and tracks. then press the v button. A check appears to the left of the track. To remove a track from the list, move to the track, and then press the v button again.
  • Page 37: Playing Photo Contents

    Playing Photo Contents Select to control the volume. - Volume : Adjusts the volume level. You can play photo contents located on a DVD, Press the ◄► buttons on the USB, mobile device or PC. remote control. Using the Tools Menu During Playback - Mute : Mutes the sound from this player.
  • Page 38: Send Files

    Media Play Using the Send Function Using the Options Menu On a file screen containing photo files, select the You can upload files to a Network Device, or a and then press the v button. device. With the Videos, Music or Photos file screen Starts the slide show.
  • Page 39: Network Services

    | NOTE | Create a Samsung account so you can take \ Samsung sends a confirming e-mail to the address advantage of all Samsung has to offer on line. you entered. You must open the e-mail and respond as Set up accounts for each household member so requested to finalize your account.
  • Page 40: Before Using Samsung Apps

    Most Popular, What’s New and Categories : Press the v button. Select to view and download additional apps. The first time you open the SAMSUNG APPS screen, the Blu-ray player automatically downloads a group of free apps. Once these apps have been downloaded, they appear on the SAMSUNG APPS screen.
  • Page 41: Starting An Application

    Select , and then press the The app you downloaded will be displayed v button. on the SAMSUNG APPS screen under MY APPS. Use the ▲▼◄► buttons to select apps you want to delete, and then press the v | NOTE | button.
  • Page 42: Screen Mirroring

    On the MY APPS screen, select an app, and button. then press the v button for 3 seconds. The Update Samsung Apps screens lists all Select Change View, and then press the v the apps that have updates available. Select button.
  • Page 43: Using The Web Browser

    \ If you attempt to download a file, and the file cannot be saved, an error message will appear. 100% New Tab \ E-commerce (purchasing products online) is not supported.
  • Page 44 : Closes the Web Browser. letters, numbers, symbols, and punctuation. Note that • : Opens a new web the wireless keyboard will work only when the keyboard browser tab. popup appears and can only be used to enter letters, Using the Keyboard Pop-up numbers, symbols, and punctuation.
  • Page 45: Using The Setting Menu

    Reset erases the Samsung Keyboard's Lets you restrict your children’s access memory. Select Reset to erase to inappropriate web pages by allowing Reset everything that the Samsung Keyboard access only to the web sites you have recommended has learned about your writing style, registered.
  • Page 46: Linking Your Internet Service Accounts To The Product

    Network Services Linking your Internet Service Set as homepage : You can set the Accounts to the Product Browser's home page. Pop-up Block : Turns the Popup Block The Link Service Accounts function lets you on and off. link your product to your accounts with Internet Page Block : You can determine whether services such as Pandora so that the product can to block advertisements and select the...
  • Page 47: Appendix

    • If you select the 16:9 Original, your TV may display 4:3 Pillarbox (black bars on the sides of the picture). BD Wise (Samsung Products only) • When BD Wise is On, the Resolution setting automatically defaults to BD Wise and BD Wise appears in the Resolution menu.
  • Page 48 TV. • This function is not available if the HDMI cable does not support CEC. • If your Samsung TV has an Anynet+ logo, then it supports the Anynet+ function. Selecting the Audio Language • The ◄► indicator will not appear on the screen if the BONUSVIEW section does not contain any BONUSVIEW audio settings.
  • Page 49: Resolution According To The Contents Type

    Resolution according to the contents type Contents Type E-contents/ Blu-ray Disc Digital contents Setup BD Wise Resolution of Blu-ray Disc 1080p UHD Output : Auto 2160p@24F 2160p@24F Movie Frame : Auto Auto UHD Output : Off 1080p@24F 1080p@24F Movie Frame : Off Max.
  • Page 50: Digital Output Selection

    Appendix Digital Output Selection Bitstream Bitstream Bitstream Setup (Re-encoded (Re-encoded (Unprocessed) DTS) Dolby D) HDMI HDMI HDMI HDMI supported supported AV Connection supported Optical supported Optical AV receiver or receiver or AV receiver AV receiver Optical Optical Up to PCM Re-encoded PCM 2ch PCM 2ch...
  • Page 51: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Before requesting service, please try the following solutions. PROBLEM SOLUTION No operation can be performed with the • Check the batteries in the remote control. They may need replacing. remote control. • Operate the remote control at a distance of no more than 6.1m from the product.
  • Page 52 • If you still cannot resolve the problem, please contact your nearest Samsung authorised service Centre. Play Multimedia on network devices You can see folders shared on network • Multimedia list only shows Video, Photo, and Music files.
  • Page 53 PROBLEM SOLUTION BD-LIVE • Test whether the network connection is working using the Network Status This product cannot connect to the BD-LIVE server. function. (See page 20) • Check whether a USB memory device is connected to the product. • The memory device must have at least 1GB of free space to accommodate the BD-LIVE service.
  • Page 54: Disc And Format Compatibility

    Appendix Disc and format Compatibility Disc types and contents your product can play Media Disc Type Details Blu-ray Disc BD-ROM or BD-RE/-R recorded in the BD-RE format. 3D Blu-ray Disc DVD-VIDEO VIDEO DVD-RW DVD-VIDEO, recorded DVD+RW/DVD-RW(V)/DVD-R/+R that have been recorded and DVD-R finalized, or a USB storage media containing DivX, MKV, MP4 contents.
  • Page 55: Region Code

    Region Code Logos of Discs the product can play Both products and discs are coded by region. These regional codes must match for a disc to play. If the codes do not match, the disc will not play. The Region Number for this product is displayed on the rear panel of the product.
  • Page 56: Supported Formats

    Appendix Supported Formats Supported Video File Formats Frame rate File Extension Container Video Codec Resolution Bit rate (Mbps) Audio Codec (fps) 24/25/30 *.avi *.mkv Motion JPEG *.asf H.264 BP/MP/HP *.wmv DivX 3.11 / 4 / *.mp4 5 / 6 *.mov MPEG4 SP/ASP 1920x1080 FHD : MAX 30...
  • Page 57: Supported Subtitle File Formats

    ` Video decoder File Name Extension - Supports up to H.264 Level 4.1. (Does not support FMO/ASO/RS) Xsub - Does not support VC1/AP/L4. SubStation Alpha - CODECs except for WMVv7, v8, MSMPEG4 v3, MVC, VP6 Advanced SubStation 1) Below 1280 x 720 : 60 frames max. Alpha 2) Above 1280 x 720 : 30 frames max.
  • Page 58 Supported Picture File Formats If the problem continues, contact the USB HDD manufacturer. File Extension Type Resolution • SAMSUNG is not responsible for any data file damage or data loss. *.jpg JPEG 15360x8640 • Your player does not support NTFS compressed, *.jpeg...
  • Page 59: Compliance And Compatibility Notice

    • Samsung cannot assure that this player will play every disc bearing the BD-ROM, BD-RE/-R, DVD-VIDEO, DVD-RW/-R, DVD+RW/+R and CD-RW/-R logos, and this player may not respond to all operating commands or operate all features of every disc.
  • Page 60: Copy Protection

    Blu-ray Disc format, which imposes certain restrictions including playback restrictions for BD-ROM Mark and/or BD+ protected contents. To obtain additional information on AACS, BD-ROM Mark, BD+, or this product, please contact SAMSUNG customer care Centre. • Many Blu-ray Disc/DVDs are encoded with copy protection. Because of this, you should only connect your Player directly to your TV, not to a VCR.
  • Page 61: Licences

    CONTENT OR SERVICE BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any time, and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that any content or service will remain available for any period of time. Content and services are transmitted by third parties by means of networks and transmission facilities over which Samsung has no control.
  • Page 62 - In the case of using open source software, Open Source Licences are available on the product menu. • Blu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™ and the logos are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc Association. • Hereby, Samsung Electronics, declares that this equipment is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC.
  • Page 63: Specifications

    Specifications Weight 1.7 kg Dimensions 430 (W) X 201 (D) X 46 (H) mm General Operating Temperature Range +5°C to +35°C Operating Humidity Range 10 % to 75 % Type A USB 2.0 DC output 5V 500mA Max. 2D : 2160p, 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p/480p Video 3D : 1080p, 720p HDMI...
  • Page 64 UNITED KINGDOm EIRE This Samsung product is warranted for the period of 4. This product is not considered to be defective in materials nor workmanship by reason that it twelve (12) months from the original date of purchase, against defective materials and requires adaptation in order to conform to workmanship.
  • Page 65 Contact SAMSUNG WORLD WIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care centre. Country Contact Centre  Web Site Country Contact Centre  Web Site 0330 SAMSUNG (7267864) SLOVAKIA 0800 - SAMSUNG (0800-726 786)

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