Samsung BD-J7500 User Manual
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  • Page 17 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 18: Warning

    Safety Information Warning This symbol indicates that high voltage is CAUTION 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 19 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 20: Precautions

    Safety Information Connecting this equipment to an outlet that is CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT on a different circuit than the one the receiver is KLASSE 1 LASER PRODUKT connected to. LUOKAN 1 LASER LAITE Consulting the dealer or an experienced radio/ KLASS 1 LASER APPARAT PRODUCTO...
  • Page 21: 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 22: Table Of Contents

    Contents SAFETY INFORMATION SETTINGS Warning The Initial Settings Procedure Precautions The Home Screen Important Safety Instructions Accessing the Settings Screen Using the 3D function Buttons on the Remote Control Used for the Settings Menu Settings Menu Functions GETTING STARTED Picture Sound Accessories Network...
  • Page 23 Disc Storage & Management Before Using Samsung Apps 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 24: 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 (4301-000121) TOOLS INFO RETURN EXIT SEARCH AUDIO SUBTITLE FULL...
  • Page 25: 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 26: 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 27: 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 28: 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 29: 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 30: Method 3 Connecting To An Audio System (7.1 Channel Amplifier)

    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 31: Connecting To A Network Router

    \ Wireless LAN, by its nature, may cause interference, \ Your router or your Internet Service Provider's policies depending on the operating conditions (router may prevent the product from accessing Samsung's software update server. If this occurs, contact your performance, distance, obstacles, interference by other Internet Service Provider (ISP) for more information.
  • Page 32: 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 33: Accessing The Settings Screen

    | NOTE | Buttons on the Remote Control Used \ If you leave the product in the stop mode for more than for the Settings Menu 5 minutes without using it, a screen saver will appear on your TV. If the product is left in the screen saver mode for more than 20 minutes, the power will automatically turn off.
  • Page 34: Settings Menu Functions

    Select whether to play a Blu-ray Disc with 3D available when Movie Frame (24Fs) is set to On. content in 3D Mode. If you move to the Home or SAMSUNG APPS | NOTE | screen while in 3D mode, the product will switch \ This feature applies to NTSC discs only.
  • Page 35: Sound

    \ Activating Screen Mirroring disables Multiroom Link. normal stereo or to surround compatible stereo. \ 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 36: 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 Discs if you are connected to the Internet. Auto : Audio output will be set automatically based on the devices connected to HDMI1 and BD-Live Internet Connection : Lets you fully HDMI2.
  • Page 37 Quick Start | NOTES | \ Some USB HID keyboards and mice may not be Lets you set the product to turn on quickly by compatible with your product. decreasing the boot time. \ Some HID keyboard keys may not work. | NOTE | \ Wired USB keyboards are not supported.
  • Page 38: Support

    \ To use Remote Management: you begin. 1) Call the Samsung Contact Center and ask for To begin configuring your network connection, remote support. follow these steps: 2) Open the player's menu on your TV and go to the Wired Network Support section.
  • Page 39 Wired - Manual Wireless Network 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 then follow these steps:...
  • Page 40 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 E button.
  • Page 41: Wi-Fi Direct

    WPS PIN Turn on the Wi-Fi direct device and activate 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 then press the E button. PIN entry field.
  • Page 42: Update Now

    You can set the Auto Update function so that the then turns on again by itself. product downloads new upgrade software when it \ Samsung Electronics takes no legal responsibility for is in Auto Update mode. any product malfunction caused by an unstable Internet...
  • Page 43 USB jack. \ When the system upgrade is done, check the software details in the Product Information section of the Contact Samsung screen. \ Do not turn off the product during the Software Update. It may cause the product to malfunction.
  • Page 44: 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 45: 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 46 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 47: Controlling Video Playback

    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. Buttons on the Remote Control used for Video Playback Using the disc menu, title menu, popup DISC MENU TITLE MENU...
  • Page 48 Media Play - Search Chapters : Select to play Use the 3D menu when playing a 3D the chapter of your choice. file. 1. Select Search Chapters, and then | NOTES | press the E button. \ The 3D menu becomes available 2.
  • Page 49: 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. \ Video files with high bitrates of 20Mbps or more strain - Standard : Choose this setting for the product's capabilities and may stop playing during most viewing applications.
  • Page 50: Controlling Music Playback

    Media Play Controlling Music Playback Using the Options Menu During Playback You can control the playback of music content On the music file playback screen, use the ▲▼◄► located on a Disc, USB, mobile device or PC. and then press the E buttons to select the Depending on the disc or contents, some of the button.
  • Page 51: Using The Sort By & Options Menus On A

    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 52: Ripping

    Media Play Repeat Step 3 to select and check additional Use the ▲▼ buttons to select a track, and then press the E button. A check appears tracks. to the left of the track. To remove a track from the list, move to the track, and then press the E button again.
  • Page 53: 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 54: Send Files

    Media Play Using the Options Menu Using the Send Function On a file screen containing photo files, select the You can upload files to a Network Device, or a and then press the E button. device. With the Videos, Music or Photos file screen Starts the slide show.
  • Page 55: Network Services

    Creating a Samsung Account | 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 56: Before Using Samsung Apps

    Press the E button. Most Popular, What’s New and Categories : 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 57: Starting An Application

    Select Multi Delete, and then press the E The app you downloaded will be displayed button. on the SAMSUNG APPS screen under MY Use the ▲▼◄► buttons to select apps APPS. you want to delete, and then press the E | NOTE | button.
  • Page 58: Screen Mirroring

    On the MY APPS screen, select an app, and The Update Samsung Apps screens lists all then press the E button for 3 seconds. the apps that have updates available. Select...
  • Page 59: 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 60 See "Using the Setting Menu" on pages 45~46. product, you can use the wireless keyboard to enter : 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.
  • Page 61: 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 62: 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 63: 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 64 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 65: 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@60F UHD Output : Auto 2160p@24F 2160p@24F Movie Frame : Auto Auto UHD Output : Off 1080p@24F 1080p@24F Movie Frame : Off Max.
  • Page 66: 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 67: Troubleshooting

    Refer to the table below when this product does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is not listed below or if the instructions below do not help, turn off the product, disconnect the power cord, and contact Samsung Electronics at 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864). PROBLEM...
  • Page 68 If you still cannot resolve the problem, please contact your nearest Samsung authorized service center. Play Multimedia on network devices You can see folders shared on network Multimedia list only shows Video, Photo, and Music files.
  • Page 69 PROBLEM SOLUTION BD-LIVE This product cannot connect to the BD-LIVE Test whether the network connection is working using the Network Status 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 70: 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 MKV, MP4 contents.
  • Page 71: 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 72: 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 73  Video decoder File Name - Supports up to H.264 Level 4.1. (Does not Extension 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 74 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 sparse, or encrypted files.
  • Page 75: 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 76: 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 center. 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 77: Licenses

    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 78: Specifications

    For the power supply and power consumption, refer to the label attached to the product. Weight and dimensions are approximate. Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: or call, (877) 278 - 0799. English...
  • Page 79 SAMSUNG will repair or replace this product, at our option and at no charge as stipulated herein, with new or reconditioned parts or products if found to be defective during the limited warranty period specified above. All replaced parts and products become the property of SAMSUNG and must be returned to SAMSUNG.
  • Page 80 QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS? Country CALL OR VISIT US ONLINE AT WRITE Samsung Electronics America, Inc. 1-800-SAMSUNG IN THE US 85 Challenger Road (726-7864) Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660 © 2015 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. All rights reserved.

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