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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Thank you for choosing Philips. Need help fast? Read your User’s Manual first for quick tips that make using your Philips product more enjoyable. If you have read your instructions and still need assistance, you may access our online help at
  • Page 2 Important notes for users in the U.K. Mains plug This apparatus is fitted with an approved 13 Amp plug. To change a fuse in this type of plug proceed as follows: Remove fuse cover and fuse. Fix new fuse which should be a BS1362 5 Amp, A.S.T.A.
  • Page 3 DVD system may require a playability enhancement or upgrade. As DVD technology advances, these enhancements will become common and will be easy to complete. Go to for software upgrade. Index English ------------------------------------------- 6 Français --------------------------------------- 40 Español ---------------------------------------- 74...
  • Page 4: General Information

    Windows Media is a trademark of Microsoft Coporation. Specifications are subject to change without notice. Trademarks are the property of Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. or their respective owners. For Customer Use: Read carefully the information located at the rear of your DVD VIDEO player and enter below the Serial No.
  • Page 5: Language Code

    Abkhazian 6566 Inupiaq Afar 6565 Irish Afrikaans 6570 Íslenska Amharic 6577 Italiano Ivrit Arabic 6582 Armenian 7289 Japanese Assamese 6583 Javanese Avestan 6569 Kalaallisut Aymara 6589 Kannada Azerhaijani 6590 Kashmiri Kazakh Bahasa Melayu 7783 Bashkir 6665 Kernewek Belarusian 6669 Khmer Bengali 6678 Kinyarwanda...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Contents Language Code Introduction Supplied accessories ... 8 Care and safety information ... 8 Connections Connecting TV ... 9-10 Using SCART jack ... Using Composite Video jacks (CVBS) ... Using Component Video jacks (Pr Pb Y) . Using an accessory RF modulator ... Connecting the power cord ...
  • Page 7 DVD Menu Options General Setup menu ... 26-27 Locking/Unlocking the disc for viewing ... Dimming system’s display screen ... Programming disc tracks ... OSD Language ... Screen Saver - turning on/off ... Sleep ... DivX VOD registration code ... Audio Setup Menu ... 28-29 Analogue output ...
  • Page 8: Introduction

    Leave the player in the warm environment until the moisture evaporates. Do not block the vents – Do not operate the DVD Player in an enclosed cabinet, allow about 10 cm (4 inch) of free space all around the player for adequate ventilation.
  • Page 9: Connections

    (or labeled as A/V In, Video In, Composite or Baseband) on the TV (cable not supplied). To hear the sound of this DVD Player through your TV, use the audio cables (white/red) to connect AUDIO OUT (L/...
  • Page 10: Using Component Video Jacks (pr Pb Y)

    RF In,) you will need an RF modulator in order to view the DVD playback on the TV. See your electronics retailer or contact Philips for details on RF modulator availability and operations. Using an accessory RF modulator Use the composite video cable (yellow) to connect the DVD Player’s CVBS jack to...
  • Page 11: Connecting The Power Cord

    AC power cord to the power outlet. Never make or change any connections with the power switched on. When no disc is loaded, press STANDBY ON on the DVD Player front panel, “NO DISC” may appear on the display panel. NO DISC...
  • Page 12: Optional: Connecting To An Audio System

    Connect the COAXIAL jack of the DVD Player to the corresponding Digital Audio In jack on your Receiver (cable not supplied). Set the DVD Player’s Digital Output to PCM-ONLY or ALL depending on the capabilities of your Receiver (see page 28 “Digital Output”).
  • Page 13: Functional Overview

    Front and Rear Panels STANDBY-ON B – To switch the DVD Player to Standby mode or ON Disc tray OPEN/CLOSE / – Open/Close the disc tray Display – Shows the current status of the DVD Player Mains (AC Power Cord) –...
  • Page 14: Remote Control

    – To preview the content of a track or whole disc MUTE – Disables or enables sound output POWER B – To switch the DVD player to standby mode or ON 0-9 numerical key pad – Selects numbered items in a menu DISPLAY –...
  • Page 15: Getting Started

    9-10 “Connecting TV”). Turn on the TV and set to the correct video-in channel. You should see the Philips DVD background screen on the Usually these channels are between the lowest and highest channels and may be called FRONT, A/V IN, or VIDEO. See your TV manual for more details.
  • Page 16: Setting Up Progressive Scan Feature (for Progressive Scan Tv Only)

    1) Your TV can accept progressive signals, a progressive scan TV is required. 2) You have connected the DVD player to your TV using Y Pb Pr (see page 10.) Turn on your TV. Turn off your TV progressive scan mode or turn on interlaced mode (refer to your TV user manual.)
  • Page 17: To Deactivate Progressive Manually

    This DVD Player is compatible with both NTSC and PAL. In order for a DVD disc to play on this Player, the colour system of the Disc, the TV and the DVD Player should match. Press SYSTEM MENU. Press 2 repeatedly to select {VIDEO SETUP PAGE}.
  • Page 18: Step 3: Setting Language Preference

    Getting Started Step 3: Setting language preference You can select your preferred language settings. This DVD Player will automatically switch to the language for you whenever you load a disc. Setting the OSD Language The On-screen language for the system menu will remain as you set it, regardless of various disc languages.
  • Page 19: Disc Operations

    “Setting up the TV”). Press STANDBY-ON on the DVD Player front panel. ➜ You should see the Philips DVD background screen on the TV. Insert a disc in the disc slot. ➜ Make sure the label side is facing up.
  • Page 20: Basic Playback Controls

    Disc Operations Basic playback controls Unless otherwise stated, all operations described are based on Remote Control use. Pausing playback During playback, press PAUSEÅ. ➜ Playback will pause and sound will be muted. To resume normal playback, press PLAY B. Selecting track/chapter Press S / T or use the numeric keypad (0-9) to key in a track/chapter number.
  • Page 21: Operations For Video Playback

    Operations for video playback (DVD/VCD/SVCD) Using the Disc Menu Depending on the disc, a menu may appear on the TV screen once you load in the disc. To select a playback feature or item Use 1 2 3 4 keys or numeric keypad (0-9) on the remote, then press OK to start playback.
  • Page 22: Special Dvd Features

    Disc Operations Special DVD Features Playing a Title Press DISC MENU. ➜ The disc menu appears on the TV screen. Use 3 4 1 2 keys or numeric keypad (0-9) to select a play option. Press OK key to confirm. Camera Angle Press ANGLE repeatedly to select different desired angle.
  • Page 23: Preview

    TIPS: to the instructions supplied with the discs. Disc Operations Playing a DivX disc This DVD player supports the DivX movie playback that you download from your computer onto a CD-R/RW (see page 27 for more information). Load a DivX disc.
  • Page 24: Playing Mp3/windows Media™ Audio/mpeg-4/jpeg/kodak Picture Cd

    Disc Operations Playing MP3/Windows Media™ Audio/MPEG-4/JPEG/Kodak Picture CD IMPORTANT! You have to turn on your TV and set to the correct Video In channel. (See page 15 “Setting up the TV”). General Operation Load a disc. ➜ The disc reading time may exceed 30 seconds due to the complexity of the directory/file configuration.
  • Page 25: Special Picture Disc Features

    Special picture disc features IMPORTANT! You have to turn on your TV and set to the correct Video In channel. (See page 15 “Setting the TV”). Load a Picture disc (Kodak Picture CD, JPEG). ➜ For Kodak disc, the slide show will begin.
  • Page 26: Dvd Setup Menu Options

    DVD Setup Menu Options This DVD Player setup is carried out via the TV, enabling you to customise the DVD Player to suit your particular requirements. General Setup menu In disc mode, press SYSTEM MENU. Press 1 2 to select ‘General Setup’ icon.
  • Page 27: Osd Language

    Turn off the sleep function. Press 3 4 to select a setting, then press OK to confirm your selection. DivX(R) VOD registration code Philips provide you the DivX (Video On Demand) registration code that allows you to rent and purchase videos using the DivX ®...
  • Page 28: Audio Setup Menu

    If DIGITAL OUTPUT is set to ‘All’, all audio settings except MUTE are invalid. LPCM Output If you connect the DVD Player to a PCM compatible receiver via the digital terminals, such as coaxial or optical etc, you may need to adjust ‘LPCM Output’.
  • Page 29: Sound Mode

    Sound Mode The options included in Sound Mode Setup are: ‘3D’, ‘Movie Mode’ and ‘Music Mode’. In ‘AUDIO SETUP PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {SOUND MODE}, then press 2. Press the 3 4 keys to highlight an option. Enter its submenu by pressing 2. Press 3 4 to select a setting, then press OK to confirm your selection.
  • Page 30: Video Setup Menu

    TIPS: To remove the menu, press Setting the TV Display Set the aspect ratio of the DVD Player according to the TV you have connected. The format you select must be available on the disc. If it is not, the setting for TV display will not affect the picture during playback.
  • Page 31: Progressive - Turning On/off

    In the progressive scan mode, you can enjoy the high quality picture with less flickers. It only works when you have connected the DVD player’s Y Pb Pr jacks to your TV that supports the progressive video input. Otherwise, the a distorted picture will appear on the TV.
  • Page 32: Switching The Yuv/rgb

    DVD Setup Menu Options If you select {PERSONAL}, then proceed to steps ➜ The ‘PERSONAL PICTURE SETUP’ menu appears. Press 3 4 to highlight one of the following options. BRIGHTNESS Increase the value will brighten the picture or vice versa. Choose zero (0) for average setting.
  • Page 33: Preference Page

    Preference Page Press Ç twice to stop playback (if any), then press SYSTEM MENU. Press 1 2 to select the ‘Preference Setup’ icon. Press OK to confirm. Audio, Subtitle, Disc Menu These menus contain various language options for audio, subtitle and disc menu which may be recorded on the DVD.
  • Page 34: Pbc

    DVD Setup Menu Options You can set the PBC to ON or OFF. This feature is available only on Video CD 2.0 with playback control (PBC) feature. For details, see page 22. MP3/JPEG Menu - turning on/off MP3/JPEG Navigator can be set only if the disc is recorded with menu.
  • Page 35: Setting The Divx Subtitle

    In ‘PREFERENCE PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {DivX SUBTITLE}, then press 2. STANDARD A standard list of English subtitle fonts provided by this DVD Player. CYRILLIC Select this to display a cyrillic subtitle fonts. Press 3 4 to select a setting, then press OK to confirm your selection.
  • Page 36: Troubleshooting

    No sound or distorted sound No audio at digital output No sound and picture Visit us at for service support Solution – Check if the AC power cord is properly connected. – Press the STANDBY ON on the front of the DVD system to turn on the power.
  • Page 37 Unable to select Progressive Scan on/off – Check that the output of the video signal is switch to No sound during DivX movies playback An MPEG-4 or DivX movies does not repeat Visit us at for service support Troubleshooting Solution – The DVD+R/CD-R must be finalised.
  • Page 38: Specifications

    Specifications TV STANDARD (PAL/50Hz) (NTSC/60Hz) Number of lines Playback Multistandard (PAL/NTSC) VIDEO PERFORMANCE Video DAC 12 bit, 108MHz YPbPr 0.7 Vpp — 75 ohm Video Output 1Vpp — 75 ohm RGB (SCART) 0.7 Vpp — 75 ohm VIDEO FORMAT Digital Compression MPEG 2 for DVD,SVCD MPEG 1 for VCD MPEG-4 DivX...
  • Page 39: Glossary

    Analog: Sound that has not been turned into numbers. Analog sound varies, while digital sound has specific numerical values. These jacks send audio through two channels, the left and right. Aspect ratio: The ratio of vertical and horizontal sizes of a displayed image. The horizontal vs. vertical ratio of conventional TVs.

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