Samsung AH68-01850K Instruction Manual
Samsung AH68-01850K Instruction Manual

Samsung AH68-01850K Instruction Manual

Samsung digital home cinema system instruction manual
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  • Page 2: Safety Warnings

    Safety Warnings Use of controls, adjustments or performance of procedures other CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation KLASSE 1 LASER PRODUKT exposure. LUOKAN 1 LASER LAITE KLASS 1 LASER APPARAT PRODUCTO LASER CLASE 1 CAUTION-INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN AND INTERLOCKS DEFEATED, AVOID EXPO- SURE TO BEAM.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    DVD or VCD playback and set it as your background wallpaper. Optional Wireless receiver amplifier Samsung ’s optional rear-channel wireless module does away with cables running between your DVD receiver and rear-channel speakers. Instead,the rear speakers connect to a compact wireless module that communicates with your DVD receiver.
  • Page 4: Notes On Discs

    Notes on Discs DVD (Digital Versatile Disc) offers fantastic audio and video, thanks to Dolby Digital surround sound and MPEG-2 video compression technology. Now you can enjoy these realistic effects in the home, as if you were in a movie theater or concert hall. DVD players and the discs are coded by region.
  • Page 5: Description

    Description —Front Panel— Stop ( Disc Tray Play/Pause ( Open/Close button OPEN/CLOSE FUNCTION STANDBY Function button Remote Control Sensor Tuning Up & Skip ( Standby indicator Tuning Down & Skip ( Power ( ) button P.SCAN indicator DOLBY DIGITAL indicator DTS Disc indicator REPEAT indicator LINEAR PCM indicator...
  • Page 6: Remote Control

    Description —Remote Control— TV button DVD RECEIVER button POWER button Number(0~9) buttons REMAIN button STEP button SEARCH buttons VOLUME button MENU button INFO button PL II EFFECT button PL II MODE button TUNER MEMORY, P.SCAN button ZOOM button SLEEP button SLOW, MO/ST button DIMMER button Insert Remote Batteries...
  • Page 7: Connecting The Speakers

    Connecting the Speakers Before moving or installing the product, be sure to turn off the power and disconnect the power cord. Position of the DVD Player Selecting the Listening Position • Place it on a stand or cabinet shelf, or under The listening position should be located about 2.5 to 3 the TV stand.
  • Page 8: Connecting The Optional Wireless Receiving Amplifier

    Connecting the optional Wireless Receiving Amplifier To connect the rear speakers wirelessly, you have to additionally purchase the wireless receiving module and TX card from your Samsung retailer. When you have purchased the wireless receiving module (SWA-3000) Front Speaker (L)
  • Page 9: Connecting The Video Out To Tv

    Connecting the optional Wireless Receiving Amplifier Resetting Wireless Communication Reset the system if a communication failure occurs, or if the Link indicator (blue LED) on the wireless receiver does not light up and the "REAR CHK" message blinks on the main unit's display. Reset the system while the main unit and the wireless receiver module (SWA-3000) are in Power Standby mode.
  • Page 10: Connecting External Components

    P.SCAN (Progressive Scan) Unlike regular Interlace Scan, in which two fields of picture information alternate to create the entire picture (odd scan lines, then even scan lines), Progressive Scan uses one field of information (all lines displayed in one pass) to create a clear and detailed picture without visible scan lines. Press STOP button.
  • Page 11: Connecting The Fm Antenna

    Your Home Theater is capable of playing DVD, CD, MP3/WMA and JPEG discs.Depending on the disc you are using, these instructions may vary slightly. Read the instructions carefully before using. To Operate your Samsung TV and the Home Theater with the HT-Q20/HT-TQ22/HT-TQ25's Remote Control Plug the main unit's power cord into the AC power supply.
  • Page 12: Disc Playback

    Before Using Your Home Theater Disc terminology Titles and chapters (DVD-VIDEO) • DVD-video is divided into several large sections called "titles" and smaller sections called "chapters". Numbers are allotted to these sections. These numbers are called "title numbers" and "chapter numbers". TITLE 1 TITLE 2 CHAPTER 1...
  • Page 13: Mp3/Wma-Cd Playback

    MP3/WMA-CD Playback Data CDs (CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW) encoded in MP3/WMA format can be played. Press the OPEN/CLOSE button to open the disc tray, and then load the MP3/WMA disc. • The MP3/WMA menu screen will appear and playback will start. •...
  • Page 14: Jpeg File Playback

    JPEG File Playback Images captured with a digital camera or camcorder, or JPEG files on a PC can be stored on a CD and then played back with this Home Theater. Slide Mode Place the JPEG disc on the disc tray. Press the OPEN/CLOSE button.
  • Page 15: Divx Playback

    DivX Playback The functions on this page apply to DIVX disc playback. Skip Forward/Back During playback, press the button. • Goes to the next file whenever you press button, if there are over 2 files in the disk. • Goes to the previous file whenever you press button, if there are over 2 files in the disk.
  • Page 16: Checking The Remaining Time

    Checking the Remaining Time Press the REMAIN button. • For checking the total and remaining time of a title or chapter being played. Each time the REMAIN button is pressed DVD- VIDEO TITLE ELAPSED TRACK ELAPSED TITLE REMAIN TRACK REMAIN CHAPTER ELAPSED TOTAL ELAPSED CHAPTER REMAIN...
  • Page 17: Repeat Playback

    Repeat Playback Repeat playback allows you to repeatedly play a chapter, title, track (song), or directory (MP3 file). JPEG Press REPEAT button. • Each time the button is pressed during playback, the repeat playback mode changes as follows: DVD- VIDEO CHAPTER Repeatedly plays the selected chapter.
  • Page 18: Step Function

    Step Function Press STEP button. • The picture moves forward one frame each time the button is pressed during playback. Angle Function This function allows you to view the same scene in different angles. Press Cursor Press INFO button. button to move to ANGLE ( ) display.
  • Page 19: Selecting Audio Language

    Selecting Audio Language Audio Language Selection Function Press Cursor Press INFO button buttons or numeric buttons to select the twice. desired audio language. • Depending on the number of languages on a DVD disc, a different audio language (ENGLISH, SPANISH, FRENCH, etc.) is selected each time the button is pressed.
  • Page 20: Playing Media Files Using The Usb Host Feature

    Playing Media Files using the USB HOST feature You can enjoy media files such as pictures, movies and music saved in an MP3 player, USB memory or digital camera in high quality video with 5.1 channel home theater sound by connecting the storage device to the USB port of the home theater. Press the FUNCTION Connect the USB button on the main unit...
  • Page 21: Moving Directly To A Scene/Song

    Moving Directly to a Scene/Song Moving to a Title/Track Press Cursor , buttons or numeric buttons to select Press INFO button. the desired title/track and then press ENTER button. 01/05 001/040 0:00:37 03/05 001/002 0:00:01 Moving to a Chapter Moving to a Specific Time Press Cursor Press Cursor , buttons or numeric buttons...
  • Page 22: Setting The Language

    Setting the Language OSD (On-Screen Display) language is set to English by default. In Stop mode, press MENU button. MOVE ENTER EXIT Note • To select another language, select OTHER and enter the language code of your country. (See page 70 for language codes) AUDIO, SUB TITLE and DISC MENU language can be selected.
  • Page 23: Setting Tv Screen Type

    Setting TV Screen type Depending on your TV type (Wide Screen or conventional 4:3), you can select the TV's aspect ratio. In Stop mode, press MENU button. MOVE ENTER EXIT Press Cursor button to move to ‘TV DISPLAY’ and then press ENTER button.
  • Page 24: Setting Parental Controls (Rating Level)

    Setting Parental Controls (Rating Level) Use this to restrict playback of adult or violent DVDs you do not want children to view. In Stop mode, press MENU button. ENTER MOVE EXIT Press Cursor Press Cursor button to move to button to select the desired ‘PARENTAL’...
  • Page 25: Setting The Wallpaper

    MOVE SELECT RETURN EXIT Select this to set the Select this to set the desired Samsung Logo image as image as your wallpaper. your wallpaper. JPEG To select one of the 3 wallpaper settings you've made In Stop mode, press MENU button.
  • Page 26: Divx (R) Registration

    DivX (R) registration Please use the Registration code to register this player with the DivX (R) video on demand format. To learn more, go to Press the MENU button while the disc tray is open. MOVE ENTER EXIT Press Cursor button to move to ‘DIVX(R) registration’...
  • Page 27: Setting The Delay Time

    Setting the Delay Time If the speakers cannot be placed at equal distances from the listening position, you can adjust the delay time of the audio signals from the center and rear speakers. In Stop mode, press MENU button. MOVE ENTER EXIT Setting up the Speaker Delay Time...
  • Page 28: Setting The Test Tone

    Setting the Test Tone Use the Test Tone feature to check the speaker connections. In Stop or no Press Cursor disc mode, button to move to ‘Audio’ and then press MENU press ENTER button. button. MOVE ENTER EXIT MOVE ENTER EXIT Press RETURN button to return to the previous level.
  • Page 29: Setting The Audio Quality

    Setting the Audio You can adjust the balance and level for each speaker. When adjusting the audio quality using the setup screen Method 1 In Stop mode, press MENU button. MOVE ENTER EXIT Press Cursor button to move to ‘SOUND EDIT’...
  • Page 30: Av Sync Setup

    AV SYNC Setup Video may look slower than the audio if it is connected to a digital TV. If this occurs, adjust the audio delay time to to match the video. Press Cursor Press the MENU button. to move to ‘Audio’ and then press ENTER button.
  • Page 31: Dolby Pro Logic Ii Mode

    Dolby Pro Logic II Mode You can select the desired Dolby Pro Logic II audio mode. Press PL II MODE button. • Each time the button is pressed, the mode changes as follows. • Note When selecting Pro Logic II mode, connect your external device to the AUDIO INPUT jacks (L and R) on the player.
  • Page 32: Listening To Radio

    Listening to Radio Remote Control Unit Press the TUNER Tune in to the button and select desired station. the FM band. When is pressed, a Automatic Tuning 1 preset broadcast station is selected. Press and hold TUNING/CH to Automatic Tuning 2 automatically search for active broadcasting stations.
  • Page 33: Convenient Functions

    Convenient Functions Sleep Timer Function You can set the time that the Home Theater will shut itself off. Press SLEEP button. • "SLEEP" will be displayed. Each time the button is pressed, the preset time changes as follows: 10 OFF. To confirm the sleep timer setting, press SLEEP button.
  • Page 34: Operating A Tv With The Remote Control

    TV. • If you do not set the remote control with the code for your brand of TV, the remote control will work on a Samsung TV by default. TV Brand Code List Brand...
  • Page 35: Before Calling For Service

    Refer to the chart below when this unit does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is not listed below or if the instruction below does not help, turn off the unit, disconnect the power cord, and contact the nearest authorized deal- er or Samsung Electronics Service Center. Symptom Check/Remedy •...
  • Page 36: Cautions On Handling And Storing Discs

    Cautions on Handling and Storing Discs Small scratches on the disc may reduce sound and picture quality or cause skipping. Be especially careful not to scratch discs when handling them. Handling discs Do not touch the playback side of the disc. Hold the disc by the edges so that fingerprints will not get on the surface.
  • Page 37: Usb Host Feature Supported Products

    Optio-S50 Pentax Digital Camera Optio 33LF Pentax Digital Camera YP-T5 VB Optio MX Pentax Digital Camera YP-53 Digimax-420 Samsung Digital Camera Digimax-400 Samsung Digital Camera Sora PDR-T30 Toshiba Digital Camera Multi Card Reader Coolpix 5900 Nikon Digital Camera Coolpix S1...
  • Page 38 HT-Q20 5.1ch speaker system Speaker system Front/Center/Rear speaker Impedance 3Ω x 5 Frequency range 140Hz~20KHz Output sound pressure level 82dB/W/M Rated input Maximum input 160W Front/Rear 90 x 152x 90 mm Dimensions (W x H x D) Center 200 x 90 x 92 mm Front/Rear 0.5 Kg/0.4 Kg Weights...

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