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Sony 4-169-142-11(1) Operating Instructions Manual

Sony blu-ray disc/dvd player operating instructions


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Operating Instructions

Blu-ray Disc™ / DVD Player
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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    The software of this player may be updated in the future. To find out details on any available updates, please visit: To find out useful hints, tips and information about Sony products and services please visit: Printed in Hungary 4-169-142-11(1) ©...
  • Page 2: Warning

    Never use the plug without the fuse cover. If you should lose the fuse cover, please contact your nearest Sony service station. Disposal of Old Electrical & Electronic Equipment (Applicable in the European Union and...
  • Page 3: Precautions

    The manufacturer of this product is Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan Minato-ku Tokyo, 108-0075 Japan. The Authorized Representative for EMC and product safety is Sony Deutschland GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61, 70327 Stuttgart, Germany. For any service or guarantee matters please refer to the addresses given in separate service or guarantee documents.
  • Page 4 TV for an extended period of time you risk permanent damage to your television screen. Plasma display panel televisions and projection televisions are susceptible to this. If you have any questions or problems concerning your player, please consult your nearest Sony dealer.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents WARNING ........... . 2 Precautions .
  • Page 6: Guide To Parts And Controls

    Guide to Parts and Controls Front panel The N button has a tactile dot. Use the tactile dot as a reference when operating the player. A Disc tray B Power indicator Lights up in white when the player is turned on. C Remote sensor D Front panel display N, X: Lights up during playback or...
  • Page 7: Top Menu

    Adjusts the TV volume. THEATRE (page 30) Switches to the optimum video mode for watching movies automatically. The THEATRE button functions only when connected to a Sony Theatre Mode-compatible AV amplifier (receiver) or Sony Theatre Mode- compatible TV. AUDIO (page 21)
  • Page 8 OPTIONS (page 16) The options menu that can be selected appears on the screen. HOME Enters the player’s home menu. Displays the wall paper when pressed on the category icon of the home menu. RETURN Returns to the previous display. </M/m/, Moves the highlight to select a displayed item.
  • Page 9: Hookups And Settings

    Hookups and Settings Step 1: Preparing the Player Checking the supplied accessories Check that you have the following items: • Remote commander (remote) (1) • R6 (size AA) batteries (2) Preparing the remote Insert two R6 (size AA) batteries by matching the 3 and # ends on the batteries to the markings inside the battery compartment.
  • Page 10: Step 2: Connecting The Player

    Step 2: Connecting the Player Do not connect the mains lead until you have made all the connections. Connecting to your TV Select one of the following connection methods according to the input jacks on your TV. Match the colour of the plug to that of the jack when connecting. Do not connect the player through a VCR.
  • Page 11 Connecting to your AV amplifier (receiver) Select one of the following connection methods according to the input jacks on your AV amplifier (receiver). When you select A or B, make the appropriate settings in the “Audio Settings” setup (page 20). HDMI cable (not supplied) t Set “BD Audio MIX Setting”...
  • Page 12: Step 3: Easy Setup

    Step 3: Easy Setup When turned on for the first time Wait for a short while before the player turns on and starts “Easy Setup.” Plug the player into the mains. to mains Press [/1 to turn on the player. Turn on the TV, then switch the input selector on your TV so that the signal from the player appears on your TV...
  • Page 13 To set the network settings Select “Network Settings,” “Internet Settings,” then “USB Wireless Setup” (page 24), and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.
  • Page 14: Playback

    Playback Playing a Disc For playable discs, see “Playable discs” (page 29). Switch the input selector on your TV so that the signal from the player appears on your TV screen. Press Z, and place a disc on the disc tray.
  • Page 15: Playing From A Usb Device

    Insert a BD-ROM with BONUSVIEW/ BD-LIVE. The operation method differs depending on the disc. Refer to the instruction manual supplied with the disc. To delete data in the USB memory, select “Erase BD Data” in the (Video), and press ENTER. All data stored in the buda/budb folder will be erased.
  • Page 16: Playing Via A Network

    Playing via a Network Streaming BRAVIA Internet Video Serves as a gateway delivering the selected Internet content and a variety of on-demand entertainment straight to your player. Prepare for BRAVIA Internet Video. Connect the player to a network (page 12). Select (Video), (Photo) on the home menu using...
  • Page 17 Items Details Top Menu Displays the BD’s or DVD’s Top Menu. Menu/Popup Displays the BD-ROM’s Menu Pop-up Menu or DVD’s menu. Title Search Searches for a title on BD- ROMs/DVD VIDEOs and starts playback from the beginning. Chapter Searches for a chapter and Search starts playback from the beginning.
  • Page 18: Settings And Adjustments

    Settings and Adjustments Using the Settings Displays Select (Setup) on the home menu when you need to change the settings of the player. The default settings are underlined. Select (Setup) on the home menu using </,. Select the setup category icon using M/m, and press ENTER.
  • Page 19: Network Update

    • We recommend the network update every 2 months or so. • For information about update functions, visit the following website: Screen Settings TV Type 16:9 Select this when connecting to a wide-screen TV or a TV with a wide mode function.
  • Page 20: Audio Settings

    BD/DVD-ROM 1080/24p Output Auto Outputs 1920 × 1080p/ 24 Hz video signals only when connecting a 1080/ 24p-compatible TV using the HDMI OUT jack. Select this when your TV is not compatible with 1080/ 24p video signals. YCbCr/RGB (HDMI) Auto Automatically detects the connected TV type, and switches to the matching...
  • Page 21: Bd/Dvd Viewing Settings

    Audio DRC Auto Performs playback at the dynamic range specified by the disc (BD-ROM only). Other discs are played back at the “Standard” level. Standard Performs playback at a standard compression level. Wide Range No compression works. A more dynamic sound is produced.
  • Page 22: Parental Control Settings

    Parental Control Settings Password Sets or changes the password for the Parental Control function. A password allows you to set a restriction on BD-ROM or DVD VIDEO, and Internet video playback. If necessary, you can differentiate the restriction levels for BD-ROMs and DVD VIDEOs.
  • Page 23: System Settings

    System Settings Selects your language for the player on- screen displays. Dimmer Bright Bright lighting. Dark Low lighting. Turns off the lighting during playback. Low lighting other than during playback. Control for HDMI Allows you to use the “Control for HDMI” function (page 30).
  • Page 24: Network Settings

    Setup USB Wireless LAN Adapter. For further details, visit the following website and check the FAQ contents: Network Connection Diagnostics You can run the network diagnostic to check if the network connection has been made properly. BD Remote Device Registration Registers your “BD Remote”...
  • Page 25: Additional Information

    Should any problem persist, consult your nearest Sony dealer. Picture There is no picture or the picture is not output correctly. , Check that all the connecting cables are securely connected (page 10).
  • Page 26: Usb Device

    Sound There is no sound or the sound is not output correctly. , Check that all the connecting cables are securely connected (page 10). , Switch the input selector on your AV amplifier (receiver) so that the audio signals of the player are output from your AV amplifier (receiver).
  • Page 27: Network Connection

    [/1 on the player for more than 10 seconds until the player turns on again. “Exxxxx” or “FAN ERR” appears on the front panel display. , When “Exxxxx” appears, contact your nearest Sony dealer or local authorised Sony service facility and give the error code. ,continued...
  • Page 28: Specifications

    , When “FAN ERR” appears, try the following: 1Check that the ventilation holes on the rear of the player are not blocked. 2Place the player in a location with adequate ventilation to prevent heat build-up in the player. The player does not respond to any button. , Moisture has condensed inside the player (page 3).
  • Page 29: Playable Discs

    Playable discs Blu-ray BD-ROM Disc BD-R /BD-RE DVD-ROM DVD-R/DVD-RW DVD+R/DVD+RW CD-DA (Music CD) CD-ROM CD-R/CD-RW Super Audio CD Since the Blu-ray Disc specifications are new and evolving, some discs may not be playable depending on the disc type and the version. The audio output differs depending on the source, connected output jack, and selected audio settings.
  • Page 30 ® is a digital About the BRAVIA Sync features (for HDMI connections only) By connecting Sony components that are compatible with the “Control for HDMI” function with an HDMI cable (not supplied), operation is simplified as below: • One-Touch Play...
  • Page 31: Copyrights And Trademarks

    • When connecting the Sony TV that is compatible with the “Control for HDMI” Easy Setting function using the HDMI cable, the “Control for HDMI” setting of the player automatically switches to “On” if the “Control for HDMI” setting on the connected TV is set to “On.” Refer to the instruction manual supplied with the TV.
  • Page 32 ® Code numbers of controllable If more than one code number is listed, try entering them one at a time until you find the one that works with your TV. Manufacturer Sony Grundig Hitachi LG/Goldstar Loewe Nokia Panasonic...
  • Page 33: Language Code List

    Language code list For details, see “BD/DVD Viewing Settings” (page 21). The language spellings conform to the ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard. Code Language Parental control/area code For details, see “Parental Control Area Code” (page 22). Number, Area (Code) 2044, Argentina (ar) 2047, Australia (au) 2046, Austria (at) 2057, Belgium (be)
  • Page 34: Index

    Index Words in quotations appear in the on-screen displays. Symbols (favourites) 7 AUDIO 7 “Audio Settings” 20 “Auto Standby” 23 Batteries 9 “BD/DVD Viewing Settings” 21 BD-LIVE 14 BD-R 29 BD-RE 29 Bitstream 26 Blu-ray Disc 29 BONUSVIEW 14 BRAVIA Internet Video BRAVIA Sync 27 CD 29 Child Lock 6...

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