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Philips MX5700D User Manual

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  • Page 2: How To Connect Plug

    See Copyright Act 1956 and The Performer’s Protection Acts 1958 to 1972. Italia DICHIARAZIONE DI CONFORMITA’ Si dichiara che l’apparecchio MX5700D, Philips risponde alle prescrizioni dell’art. 2 comma 1 del D.M. 28 Agosto 1995 n. 548. Fatto a Eindhoven...
  • Page 4 Advarsel: Usynlig laserstråling ved åbning når sikkerhedsafbrydere er ude af funktion. Undgå utsættelse for stråling. Bemærk: Netafbryderen er sekundært indkoblet og ofbryder ikke strømmen fra nettet. Den indbyggede netdel er derfor tilsluttet til lysnettet så længe netstikket sidder i stikkontakten. Klass 1 laseraparat Varning! Om apparaten används på...
  • Page 5 Index English ----------------------------------------- 6 Français -------------------------------------- 46 Español -------------------------------------- 86 Deutsch ------------------------------------------- 126 Nederlands -------------------------------------- 166 Italiano -------------------------------------------- 206...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Contents General Information Supplied accessories ... 8 Care and safety information ... 8 Connections Step 1: Set up the surround speakers ... 9 Step 2: Set up the front speakers with the subwoofer stands ... 9 Step 3: Connecting speakers and twin subwoofer ...
  • Page 7 Timer Operations Setting the timer ... 37 Activating/Deactivating the timer ... 37 Setting the Sleep timer ... 38 Sound and Volume Controls Sound Control ... 39 Selecting surround sound ... 39 Turning on/off clear voice effect ... 39 Changing subwoofer volume level ... 39 Adjusting Bass/Treble level ...
  • Page 8: General Information

    (4x) (8x) containing alcohol, spirits, ammonia or abrasives. Finding a suitable location (4x) – Place the player on a flat, hard, stable surface. 10 cm (4 inches) PHILIPS 10 cm 10 cm (4 inches) (4 inches) DVD Home Cinema System...
  • Page 9: Connections

    Step 1: Set up the surround speakers screws mini speaker stand Before connecting the speakers to the DVD system, firmly attach the mini speaker stands to the surround speakers using the supplied screws. Alternatively, you can choose to mount the speakers on the wall.
  • Page 10: Step 3: Connecting Speakers And Twin Subwoofer

    Connections Step 3: Connecting speakers and twin subwoofer front speaker with subwoofer stand (right) Surround speaker (right) Connect the supplied speaker systems using the supplied speaker cables by matching the colours of the jacks and speaker cables. Fully insert the stripped portion of the speaker wire into the jacks.
  • Page 11: Step 4: Placing The Speakers And Subwoofer

    Step 4: Placing the speakers and subwoofers Centre speaker and DVD system Front speaker with subwoofer stand (Left) Surround Speaker (Left) For best possible surround sound, all the speakers should be placed at the same distance from the listening position. Place the left and right front speakers with subwoofer stands at equal distances from the TV and at an angle of approximately 45...
  • Page 12: Step 6: Connecting Tv

    Connections Step 6: Connecting TV DIGITAL DIGITAL IMPORTANT! – You only need to make one video connection from the following options, depending on the capabilities of your TV system. – Connect the DVD system directly to the TV. – Scart Video connection provides higher picture quality and S-Video connection provides better picture quality.
  • Page 13: Step 7: Connecting The Power Cord

    Step 7: Connecting the power cord VOLTAGE SELECTOR ~ AC MAINS FM ANTENNA 110V 220V 127V 240V AUDIO VIDEO DIGITAL LINE CVBS SCART OUT P-SCAN DIGITAL S-VIDEO S-VIDEO AUDIO SCART IN ~ AC MAINS VIDEO IN After everything is connected properly, plug in the AC power cord to the power outlet.
  • Page 14: Connections (Optional)

    Connections (optional) Connecting a VCR or Cable/Satellite Box S-VIDEO AUDIO SCART IN VIDEO IN Viewing and listening to the playback Connect the VCR or Cable/Satellite Box to the TV as shown. Connect the DVD system’s AUX IN (R/L) jacks to the AUDIO OUT jacks on the VCR or cable/satellite box.
  • Page 15: Connecting Digital Audio Equipment

    Connecting digital audio equipment DIGITAL IN (for example) CD Recorder Listening to the playback Connect the DVD system’s DIGITAL IN jack to the DIGITAL OUT jack on a digital audio device. Before starting operation, press AUX/DI on the remote to select “DI” in order to activate the input source.
  • Page 16: Functional Overview

    Functional Overview Main unit and remote control STANDBY ON – Switches to Eco Power standby mode or turns on the system. – *Switches to standby mode. Disc trays 1~5 OPEN•CLOSE 0 (DISC1~5) – Opens/Closes the individual disc tray. iR SENSOR –...
  • Page 17: Control Buttons Available On The Remote Only

    Sets the sleep timer function. • SUB +- – Adjusts subwoofer’s sound level. ª TV VOL +- – Adjusts TV volume (Philips TV only). º REPEAT A-B – Repeats a specific section on a disc. ⁄ ZOOM – Enlarges a picture on the TV screen.
  • Page 18: Getting Started

    Getting Started Step 1: Inserting batteries into the remote control Open the battery compartment. Insert two batteries type R06 or AA, following the indications (+-) inside the compartment. Close the cover. Using the remote control to operate the system Aim the remote control directly at the remote sensor (iR) on the front panel.
  • Page 19: Step 3: Setting The Tv

    (or press DISC/MEDIA on the remote). Turn on the TV and set to the correct video-in channel. You should see the blue Philips DVD background screen on the TV. ➜ Usually this channel is between the lowest and highest channels and may be called FRONT, A/V IN, or VIDEO.
  • Page 20: Step 4: Selecting Speaker Layout

    Getting Started Step 4: Selecting speaker layout SYSTEM MENU SEATING SETUP MENU Digital Output Night mode Analog Output Multi-channel Speakers Personal settings ... Speaker Layout Square PCM Output 96 kHz Speaker Layout Settings In disc mode, press SYSTEM MENU. Select icon and press 4.
  • Page 21: Setting The Speakers' Channels

    Setting the speakers’ channels You can adjust the delay times (centre and surround only) and volume level for individual speakers. These adjustments let you optimise the sound according to your surroundings and setup. Speaker settings are only active on Multi-channel audio outputs. Digital Output Night mode Analog Output...
  • Page 22: Disc Operations

    Turn on the TV power and set to the correct Video In channel. (See page 19 “Setting the TV”). ➜ You should see the blue Philips DVD background screen on the TV. Press OPEN•CLOSE 0 button once to open the disc tray and load a disc, then press the same button again to close the disc tray.
  • Page 23: Turning On/Off Auto Eco Standby Mode

    Turning on/off auto Eco standby mode This is a power-saving feature, the system will automatically switch to Eco standby mode if you do not press any buttons within 30 minutes after a disc has stopped playing. buttons on DVD system’s front panel display panel 13:38...
  • Page 24: Selecting Various Repeat Functions

    Disc Operations Selecting various repeat functions Repeat play mode While playing a disc, press REPEAT to select : REPEAT CHAPTER (DVD) – to repeat playback of the current chapter. REPEAT ALBUM (MP3) – to repeat playback of the current album. REPEAT TRACK/TITLE –...
  • Page 25: Clearing The Programme

    Press S, then use the numeric keypad (0-9) to enter the disc number. ➜ "DISC X" appears. Press T, then use the numeric keypad (0-9) to enter the track number. ➜ "TRACK X" appears. Press OK to store the track. Repeat steps to select other discs and tracks.
  • Page 26: Playing Mp3/Picture Disc (Kodak, Jpeg)

    Disc Operations Playing MP3/Picture disc (Kodak, JPEG) IMPORTANT! You have to turn on your TV and set to the correct Video In channel. (See page 19 “Setting the TV”). Load an MP3/Picture (Kodak, JPEG) disc. ➜ The disc reading time may exceed 30 seconds due to the complexity of the directory/file configuration.
  • Page 27: Media Slot Operations

    About media slot The MEDIA SLOT allows you to playback the contents (for example, digital still pictures) stored in the memory card (PCMCIA) without the need of using the device itself (for example, digital camera, digital camcorder, MP player) or a computer.
  • Page 28: Dvd Menu Options

    DVD Menu Options Using the menu bar You can continue a number of operations directly via the multiple menu bars on the TV screen without interrupting the disc playback. The exception is when you enter MENU), the playback will pause. SYSTEM MENU SEATING PREV...
  • Page 29: Using The Setup Menu

    Using the Setup Menu This DVD setup is carried out via the TV, enabling you to customise the DVD system to suit your particular requirements. SYSTEM MENU SEATING PREV STOP PLAY/PAUSE In disc mode, press SYSTEM MENU. ➜ Playback will pause. Select icon and press 4 to enter the setup menu.
  • Page 30: Setting The Video Output

    DVD Menu Options Setting the video output Set the Video Output according to your video connection. Stop playback, then follow the steps of “Using the Setup Menu” and select : > Video Output TV Shape TV System Video Output S-Video Scart / Pr Pb Y Screen saver Set Video Output...
  • Page 31: Setting The Digital Output

    Setting the digital output Set Digital Output according to your optional audio equipment connections. Follow the steps of “Using the Setup Menu” and select : > Digital Output Digital Output Night mode PCM only Analog Output Speakers Speaker Layout PCM Output Set Digital Output Select this to deactivate the digital output.
  • Page 32: Night Mode- Turning On/Off

    DVD Menu Options Night mode - turning on/off Follow the steps of “Using the Setup Menu” and select : > Night Mode Digital Output Night mode Analog Output Speakers Speaker Layout PCM Output Set Night mode Select this when you want to enjoy the surround sound with its full dynamic range.
  • Page 33: Restricting Playback By Parental Control

    Restricting playback by Parental Control (only available in region 1 players) Some DVDs may have a parental level assigned to the complete disc or to certain scenes on the disc. This feature lets you set a playback limitation level. The rating levels are from 1 to 8 and are country dependent.
  • Page 34: Changing The Password

    DVD Menu Options Changing the password You can change the four-digit password used for Parental Control. The default password is ‘1234’. TV/AV SYSTEM MENU SEATING SETUP MENU Parental Control Password Change Menu Language Defaults Change password In disc mode, press SYSTEM MENU. Select icon and press 4.
  • Page 35: Tuner Operations

    IMPORTANT! – Make sure the FM and MW antennas are connected. – The TUNING button on the front panel is used to toggle between frequency tuning and preset tuning. When in preset tuning mode, pressing S / T buttons on the front panel will change the preset number.
  • Page 36: Automatic Presetting

    Tuner Operations Automatic presetting You can start the automatic presetting from a selected preset number. DISC/ TV/AV MEDIA TUNER AUX/DI SURR. SOUND SYSTEM MENU DISC MENU SEATING ZOOM PREV NEXT STOP PLAY/PAUSE DISC SKIP REPEAT REPEAT PROGRAM VOICE MUTE SLEEP SUBW TV VOL Press TUNER on the remote (or adjust...
  • Page 37: Timer Operations

    Setting the timer The system can switch on to DISC or TUNER mode automatically at a preset time, serving as an alarm to wake you up. IMPORTANT! – Before setting the timer, ensure that the clock is set correctly. – The volume of the timer will increase gradually to the last tuned volume level.
  • Page 38: Setting The Sleep Timer

    Timer Operations Setting the Sleep timer The sleep timer enables the system to switch to Eco Power standby mode automatically at a preset time. Press SLEEP on the remote repeatedly until it reaches the desired preset turn-off time. ➜ The selections are as follows (time in minutes): 15 ™...
  • Page 39: Sound And Volume Controls

    Sound Control IMPORTANT! For proper surround sound, make sure the speakers and subwoofer are connected (see page 10). Selecting surround sound Press SURROUND (SURR.) to select : MULTI-channel, 3D SOUND or STEREO. ➜ The availability of the various surround sound modes depends on the number of speakers used and the sound available on the disc.
  • Page 40: Other Functions

    Other Functions Switching on/off Switching to active mode Adjust the SOURCE control to select : DISC 1...DISC 5 ™ FM TUNER ™ MW TUNER ™ TV/AV ™ AUX ™ DI ™ MEDIA SLOT ™ DISC 1... Press DISC/MEDIA, TUNER, TV/AV or AUX/DI on the remote.
  • Page 41: Specifications

    Frequency Response 4 Hz – 20 kHz (44.1 kHz) 4 Hz – 22 kHz (48 kHz) 4 Hz – 44 kHz (96 kHz) Digital Output/Input SPDIF (Sony Philips digital interface) Coaxial - PCM IEC 60958 - Dolby Digital/DTS IEC 60958, IEC 61937...
  • Page 42: Troubleshooting

    Do not open the system as there is a risk of electric shock. If a fault occurs, first check the points listed below before taking the system for repair. If you are unable to remedy a problem by following these hints, consult your dealer or Philips for help. Problem No power.
  • Page 43 Problem The DVD player does not start playback. Cannot activate some features, such as Angles, Subtitles, or multi-language Audio. There is no sound from the centre and surround speakers. Radio reception is poor. The remote control does not function properly. The timer is not working.
  • Page 44: Glossary

    Glossary Analogue: Sound that has not been turned into numbers. Analogue 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.
  • Page 45 Glossary S-Video: Produces a clear picture by sending separate signals for the luminance and the colour. You can use S-Video only if your TV has S- video In jack. Sampling Frequency: Frequency of sampling data when analogue data is converted to digital data Sampling frequency numerically represents how many time the original analogue signal is sampled per second.

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