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Operating Instructions

For customers in the U.S.A
Owner's Record
The model and serial numbers are located at the rear of the unit.
Record the serial number in the space provided below. Refer to them
whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this product.
Model No. DVP-CX995V
Serial No.______________
For Customers in Canada
If this product is not working properly, please call 1-877-602-2008 for
Peace of Mind Warranty Replacement service.
For other product related questions please contact our Customer
Information Service Centre at 1-877-899-7669 or write to us at:
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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    The model and serial numbers are located at the rear of the unit. Record the serial number in the space provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this product. Model No. DVP-CX995V Serial No.______________...
  • Page 2: Warning

    WARNING To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture. To avoid electrical shock, do not open the cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel only. CAUTION The use of optical instruments with this product will increase eye hazard.
  • Page 3: Precautions

    Wait for 10 seconds, then press ?/1 to turn off the player. The player enters standby mode. Disconnect the AC power cord. If you have any questions or problems concerning your player, please consult your nearest Sony dealer.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents WARNING ........... . 2 Notes About the Discs .
  • Page 5 Sound Adjustments Changing the Sound ......... . . 59 Enjoying Movies Changing the Angles .
  • Page 6: About This Manual

    About This Manual • Instructions in this manual describe the controls on the remote. You can also use the controls on the player if they have the same or similar names as those on the remote. • “DVD” may be used as a general term for DVD VIDEOs, DVD-Rs, DVD-RWs, DVD+Rs, and DVD+RWs.
  • Page 7: Region Code

    Region code Your player has a region code printed on the back of the unit and will only play DVD VIDEOs (playback only) labeled with identical region codes. This system is used to protect copyrights. DVD VIDEOs labeled this player. If you try to play any other DVD VIDEO, the message “Playback prohibited by area limitations.”...
  • Page 8: Index To Parts And Controls

    Index to Parts and Controls For more information, see the pages in parentheses. Front panel A [/1 (on/standby) button (30) B HDMI* (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) indicator Lights up when the HDMI OUT jack is correctly connected to a HDCP (High- bandwidth Digital Content Protection) compliant device with HDMI or DVI (Digital Visual Interface) input.
  • Page 9: Front Panel Display

    Front panel display When playing back a DVD VIDEO/DVD-RW (32) All discs mode (39) Disc type Playing status Current title and chapter (57) When playing back a VIDEO CD with Playback Control (PBC) (38) All discs mode (39) Disc type Playing status Current scene (57) When playing back a CD, Super Audio CD, DATA CD (MP3 audio), or VIDEO CD (without...
  • Page 10: Rear Panel

    To turn off the front panel display Press FL OFF on the player. The front panel display turns off, and the FL OFF indicator on the player lights up. Rear panel A DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack (22) (23) (24) B DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) jack (22) (23) (24) C 5.1CH OUTPUT jacks (24) D LINE OUT AUDIO L/R 1/2 jacks (21)
  • Page 11 Remote A TV/DISC EXPLORER/DVD switch (44) (73) B OPEN/CLOSE button (33) C Number buttons (35) The number 5 button has a tactile dot.* D CLEAR button (40) E TOP MENU/EDIT button (35) (48) F C/X/x/c buttons (35) G O RETURN button (34) (38) (44) STEP/REPLAY button (33)(52) I .
  • Page 12: Guide To The Control Menu Display

    Guide to the Control Menu Display Use the Control Menu to select a function and to view related information. After sliding the TV/ DISC EXPLORER/DVD switch to DVD, press DISPLAY/FILE repeatedly to turn on or change the Control Menu display as follows: Control Menu display 1 Control Menu display 2 Control Menu display off...
  • Page 13 List of Control Menu items Item Item Name, Function, Relevant Disc Type DISC (page 53) Selects the disc to be played. TITLE (page 53)/SCENE (page 53)/TRACK (page 53) Selects the title, scene, or track to be played. CHAPTER (page 53)/INDEX (page 53) Selects the chapter or index to be played.
  • Page 14 SETUP (page 76) QUICK Setup Use Quick Setup to choose the desired language of the on-screen display, the aspect ratio of the TV, the audio output signal, and the size of the speakers you are using. CUSTOM Setup In addition to the Quick Setup setting, you can adjust various other settings. RESET Returns the settings in “SETUP”...
  • Page 15: Hookups

    Hookups Hooking Up the Player Follow steps 1 to 6 to hook up and adjust the settings of the player. Notes • Plug cords securely to prevent unwanted noise. • Refer to the instructions supplied with the components to be connected. •...
  • Page 16 When you have more than one Sony DVD player If the supplied remote interferes with your other Sony DVD player, change the command mode setting for this player and the supplied remote to one that differs from the other Sony DVD player.
  • Page 17: Step 3: Connecting The Video/hdmi Cords

    Step 3: Connecting the Video/HDMI Cords Connect this player to your TV monitor, projector, or AV amplifier (receiver) using a video cord. Select one of the patterns A through D, according to the input jack on your TV monitor, projector, or AV amplifier (receiver). In order to view progressive signal pictures with a compatible TV, projector, or monitor, you must use pattern C.
  • Page 18 A If you are connecting to a video input jack Connect the yellow plug of the audio/video cord (supplied) to the yellow (video) jacks. You will enjoy standard quality images. Yellow (Video) White (L) Red (R) Use the red and white plugs to connect to the audio input jacks (page 21). (Do this if you are connecting to a TV only.) B If you are connecting to an S VIDEO input jack Connect an S VIDEO cord (not supplied).
  • Page 19 Notes • Connect the player directly to the TV. If you pass the player signals via the VCR, you may not receive a clear image on the TV screen. CD/DVD player • Consumers should note that not all high definition television sets are fully compatible with this product and may cause artifacts to be displayed in the picture.
  • Page 20: Step 4: Connecting The Audio Cords

    Step 4: Connecting the Audio Cords Refer to the chart below to select the connection that best suits your system. Be sure to also read the instructions for the components you wish to connect. Select a connection Select one of the following connections, Components to be connected Stereo amplifier (receiver) and two speakers MD deck/DAT deck...
  • Page 21 Connecting to your TV This connection will use your TV’s speakers for sound. CD/DVD player (white) (red) (yellow)* to LINE OUT AUDIO L/R 1 or 2 l : Signal flow * The yellow plug is used for video signals (page 17). z Hint When connecting to a monaural TV, use a stereo- mono conversion cord (not supplied).
  • Page 22 Connecting to a stereo amplifier (receiver) and 2 speakers/Connecting to an MD deck or DAT deck If the stereo amplifier (receiver) has audio input jacks L and R only, use (receiver) has a digital input jack, or when connecting to an MD deck or DAT deck, use In this case, you can also connect the player directly to the MD deck or DAT deck without using your stereo amplifier (receiver).
  • Page 23 Connecting to an AV amplifier (receiver) having a Dolby Surround (Pro Logic) decoder and 3 to 6 speakers You can enjoy the Dolby Surround effects only when playing Dolby Surround audio or multi- channel audio (Dolby Digital) discs. If your amplifier (receiver) has L and R audio input jacks only, use (receiver) has a digital input jack, use CD/DVD player Optical digital cord...
  • Page 24 Connecting to an AV amplifier (receiver) with 5.1 ch input jacks and/or a digital input jack and 4 to 6 speakers If your AV amplifier (receiver) has 5.1 channel inputs, use If you want to use the Dolby Digital, or DTS decoder function on your AV amplifier (receiver), connect to its digital jack using a more realistic audio presence in the comfort of your own home.
  • Page 25 : Connecting to the 5.1ch input jacks You can enjoy 5.1ch surround sound using the internal Dolby Digital, DTS, or Super Audio CD Multi decoder of this player. : Connecting to a digital jack This connection will allow you to use the Dolby Digital, or DTS decoder function of your AV amplifier (receiver).
  • Page 26: Step 5: Connecting The Power Cord

    Step 5: Connecting the Power Cord Plug the power cords of the player and TV into an AC outlet. Step 6: Quick Setup Follow the steps below to make the minimum number of basic adjustments for using the player. To skip an adjustment, press >. To return to the previous adjustment, press .. Turn on the TV.
  • Page 27 Press ENTER. The Setup Display for selecting the aspect ratio of the TV to be connected appears. SCREEN SETUP TV TYPE: HDMI RESOLUTION: SCREEN SAVER: 4:3 LETTER BOX BACKGROUND: 4:3 PAN SCAN BLACK LEVEL: BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT) COMPONENT OUT: 4:3 OUTPUT: Press X/x to select the setting that matches your TV type.
  • Page 28: Center Speaker

    Press X/x to select the type of Dolby Digital signal you wish to send to your amplifier (receiver). Choose the signal that matches the audio connection you selected on pages 22 to 24 ( through AUDIO SETUP AUDIO ATT: AUDIO FILTER: DOWNMIX: DIGITAL OUT: DOLBY DIGITAL:...
  • Page 29 Press ENTER. “SUBWOOFER” is selected. SPEAKER SETUP SIZE: DISTANCE: LEVEL(FRONT): LEVEL(REAR): TEST TONE: FRONT: CENTER: REAR: SUBWOOFER: To set, press , then ENTER ENTER To quit press DISPLAY SETUP DISPLAY Press X/x to select whether or not you have connected a subwoofer. Press ENTER.
  • Page 30: Playing Discs

    Playing Discs Inserting Discs You can insert up to 400 discs into this player. Front cover .–/>+/ENTER dial Slide the TV/DISC EXPLORER/DVD switch to DVD, then press [/1. The player turns on. Press OPEN/CLOSE. The front cover opens. Press DISC CHANGE. The DISC CHANGE indicator lights up.
  • Page 31 z Hint In step 4, you can select a disc slot number by skipping 10 slots. After sliding the TV/DISC EXPLORER/DVD switch to DISC EXPLORER or DVD, press DISC SKIP +/– on the remote. 10 disc slots before or after the current disc slot number will be skipped.
  • Page 32: Playing Discs

    Playing Discs Depending on the disc, some operations may be different or restricted. Refer to the operating instructions supplied with your disc. .–/>+/ENTER dial Turn on your TV. Press [/1. The player turns on. Switch the input selector on your TV so that the signal from the player appears on the TV screen.
  • Page 33: Additional Operations

    Additional operations A DISC EJECT OPEN/CLOSE DIRECT SEARCH DISC CHANGE .–/>+/ENTER dial OPEN/ CLOSE CLEAR ORETURN ZOOM Operation Select a disc On the player: Press DISC CHANGE to turn the indicator on. Then turn the .–/>+/ENTER dial until the desired disc number appears on the front panel display.
  • Page 34: Resuming Playback From The Point Where You Stopped The Disc (multi-disc Resume)

    z Hints • The Replay function is useful when you want to review a scene or dialog that you missed. • The Advance function is useful when you want to pass over a scene that you don’t want to watch. Notes •...
  • Page 35: Using The Dvd's Menu

    Notes • “MULTI-DISC RESUME” in “CUSTOM SETUP” must be set to “ON” for this function to work (page 80). • The point where you stopped playing is cleared when: –you change the play mode. –you change the settings on the Setup Display. •...
  • Page 36: Selecting "original" Or "play List" On A Dvd-rw

    Selecting “ORIGINAL” or “PLAY LIST” on a DVD- Some DVD-RWs in VR (Video Recording) mode have two types of titles for playback: originally recorded titles (ORIGINAL) and edited titles created on recordable DVD players (PLAY LIST). You can select the type of titles to be played.
  • Page 37: Selecting A Playback Area For A Super Audio Cd

    Selecting a Playback Area for a Super Audio SA-CD MULTI/2CH Selecting a playback area on a 2 channel + Multi-channel Super Audio CD Some Super Audio CDs consist of a 2 channel playback area and a multi-channel playback area. You can select the playback area you want to listen to.
  • Page 38: Playing Video Cds With Pbc Functions (pbc Playback)

    Playing VIDEO CDs With PBC Functions PBC (Playback Control) allows you to play VIDEO CDs interactively by following the menu on the TV screen. Number buttons ORETURN Start playing a VIDEO CD with PBC functions. A menu appears. Select the item number and track you want using the number buttons.
  • Page 39: Various Play Mode Functions (program Play, Shuffle Play, Repeat Play, A-b Repeat Play)

    Various Play Mode Functions (Program Play, Shuffle Play, Repeat Play, A-B Repeat Play) You can set the following play modes: • Program Play (page 39) • Shuffle Play (page 41) • Repeat Play (page 41) • A-B Repeat Play (page 42) Number buttons CLEAR...
  • Page 40 Press X/x to select (PROGRAM), then press ENTER. The options for “PROGRAM” appear. 1 3 1 7 ( 1 2 ) 0 : 1 2 Press X/x to select “ press ENTER. The display for programming appears. PROGRAM ALL CLEAR Press c.
  • Page 41: Playing In Random Order (shuffle)

    To cancel all of the discs or tracks in the program Follow steps 1 to 3 of “Creating your own program (Program Play).” Press X and select “ALL CLEAR.” Press ENTER. z Hint You can set Repeat Play for the programmed tracks. During Program Play, follow the steps of “Repeat Play”...
  • Page 42: Repeat Play

    • TITLE: repeats the current title. • CHAPTER: repeats the current chapter. ◆ When playing a Super Audio CD, VIDEO CD, or CD • ALL DISCS: repeats all of the discs in All Discs mode. • ONE DISC: repeats all of the titles on the current disc in One Disc mode.
  • Page 43: Searching For And Managing Discs (disc Explorer)

    Searching for and Managing Discs (Disc Explorer) Displaying the Disc Information You can search for a disc by checking the contents of all the discs loaded in the player on your TV screen. LOAD FOLDER Number buttons CLEAR TOP MENU/ EDIT ORETURN C/X/x/c...
  • Page 44 Press to select the disc press ENTER. The pop-up menu appears. Press to select “Details,” then press ENTER. DISC TITLE Music Madness/Thomas.Y Morning Cafe Mountain/Red cheek Super Car Chase The Parcies:Live at Budoukan Advantures of Big Eye Skiing the World Bridge on the river Bridge on the river/CD Layer The truth of documentation...
  • Page 45 Select the disc by one of the following operations. • press • Press DISC SKIP to change the +/– page, then press Press ENTER. The pop-up menu appears. “Play,” then Press X/x to select press ENTER. The Disc Explorer display disappears and playback starts.
  • Page 46: Filing Discs In The Folder (file Mode)

    Filing Discs in the Folder (File Mode) You can file your discs in four user folders, “A” to “D.” Even if you file discs from folders “ALL,” “VIDEO,” “MUSIC,” or “PHOTO” to folders “A” to “D,” those discs are not deleted from the “VIDEO,” “MUSIC,”...
  • Page 47 z Hint • The discs are listed first by slot number in the Disc Explorer display. You can then sort the discs by desired genre or text information and then store them (page 51). • If you press to select the disc and press ENTER while the Disc Explorer display appears, and then select “File”...
  • Page 48: Labeling Discs And Folders (edit Mode)

    Labeling Discs and Folders (Edit Mode) You can label the disc with a personal title of 32 characters (Disc Memo) (when DVD/CD text is not recorded on the disc). you can also label the folders “A” to “D” with a title of 16 characters. The Disc Memo can be anything you like, such as a title, musician’s name, category or date of purchase.
  • Page 49 Press C/X/x/c to select a character. The selected character changes color. Input area Disc Memo Input : TITLE B E S T H I T 1 0 0 Back: ENTER RETURN Highlight the selected character Press ENTER. The selected character is input. Repeat steps 3 and 4 to input other characters.
  • Page 50 Press [/1 to turn on the player. Perform step 1 of “Labeling a disc or folder” (page 48). Press ENTER on the keyboard. Press X/x to select the item you want to edit, then press ENTER. You can then input characters. Input the characters on the keyboard, then press ENTER on the keyboard.
  • Page 51: Sorting Discs (sort Mode)

    Sorting Discs (Sort Mode) You can sort the discs in the folder by the disc slot number, text information (DVD/Super Audio CD/CD TEXT or Disc Memo) or genre. The text information is sorted alphabetically. C/X/x/c ORETURN Press FOLDER. The Disc Explorer display appears. Press to select the folder with the disc you want to sort...
  • Page 52: Searching For A Scene

    Searching for a Scene Searching for a Particular Point on a Disc (Scan, Slow-motion Play, Freeze Frame) You can quickly locate a particular point on a disc by monitoring the picture or playing back slowly. Note Depending on the DVD/VIDEO CD, you may not be able to do some of the operations described.
  • Page 53: Searching For A Title/chapter/track/scene, Etc

    Searching for a Title/ Chapter/Track/Scene, etc. You can search a DVD by title or chapter, and you can search a VIDEO CD/Super Audio CD/CD by track, index, or scene. As titles and tracks are assigned unique numbers on the disc, you can select the desired one by entering its number.
  • Page 54 Press ENTER. “ ** ( ** )” changes to “-- ( ** ).” 1 ( 2 4 ) 1 0 ( 2 8 ) 1 0 : CHAPTER 1 0 1 1 : CHAPTER 1 1 1 2 : CHAPTER 1 2 1 3 : CHAPTER 1 3 1 4 : CHAPTER 1 4 1 5 : CHAPTER 1 5...
  • Page 55: Searching By Scene (picture Navigation)

    Searching by Scene (PICTURE NAVIGATION) You can divide the screen into 9 subscreens and quickly find a desired scene. C/X/x/c ORETURN Press PICTURE NAVI during playback. The following display appears. CHAPTER VIEWER Press PICTURE NAVI repeatedly to select an item. •...
  • Page 56: Viewing Information About The Disc

    Viewing Information About the Disc Checking the Playing Time and Remaining Time You can check the playing time and remaining time of the current title, chapter, or track. Also, you can check the DVD/Super Audio CD/CD text or track name (MP3 audio) recorded on the disc.
  • Page 57 Notes • If the MP3 audio track being played back has an ID3 tag, the ID3 tag information is displayed instead of the track name. • The name display cannot be scrolled. Checking the information on the front panel display You can view the time information and text on the front panel display as well as on the TV screen.
  • Page 58 z Hints • When playing VIDEO CDs with PBC functions, the disc number, scene number and the playing time are displayed. • Long text that does not fit in a single line will scroll across the front panel display. • You can also check the time information and text by pressing the TIME/TEXT button on the player.
  • Page 59: Sound Adjustments

    Sound Adjustments Changing the Sound When playing a DVD recorded in multiple audio formats (PCM, Dolby Digital, or DTS), you can change the audio format. If the DVD is recorded with multilingual tracks, you can also change the language. With CDs, DATA CDs, or VIDEO CDs, you can select the sound from the right or left channel and listen to the sound of the selected channel through both the right and left...
  • Page 60 Current audio format* 1 ( 2 4 ) 1 0 ( 2 8 ) 0 : 2 3 : 2 7 2 : ENGLISH DOLBY DIGITAL 3/2.1 Currently playing program format** * “PCM,” “DTS,” or “DOLBY DIGITAL” is displayed. The channels in the currently selected track are displayed by numbers as follows: For Dolby Digital 5.1 ch: Rear component 2...
  • Page 61: Enjoying Movies

    Enjoying Movies Changing the Angles If various angles (multi-angles) for a scene are recorded on the DVD VIDEO, “ANGLE” appears in the front panel display. This means that you can change the viewing angle. Press ANGLE during playback. The number of the angle appears on the display.
  • Page 62: Adjusting The Playback Picture (custom Picture Mode)

    Adjusting the Playback Picture (CUSTOM PICTURE MODE) You can adjust the video signal of a DVD or VIDEO CD from the player to obtain the picture quality you want. Choose the setting that best suits the program you are watching. When you select “MEMORY,”...
  • Page 63: Sharpening The Picture (sharpness)

    Press C/c to adjust the picture contrast, then press ENTER. The adjustment is saved, and “BRIGHTNESS” adjustment bar appears. Repeat step 2 to adjust “BRIGHTNESS,” “COLOR,” and “HUE.” The Custom Picture Mode display appears. You can check each adjustment. To turn off the display Press O RETURN, or select “RETURN”...
  • Page 64: Enjoying Mp3 Audio And Jpeg Images

    Enjoying MP3 Audio and JPEG Images About MP3 Audio Tracks and JPEG Image Files MP3 is audio compression technology that satisfies the ISO/MPEG regulations. JPEG is image compression technology. You can play DATA CDs that contain MP3 audio tracks or JPEG image files. DATA CDs that the player can play You can play back DATA CDs (CD-ROMs/...
  • Page 65: Playing Mp3 Audio Tracks Or Jpeg Image Files

    When you insert a DATA CD and press H, the numbered tracks (or files) are played sequentially, from 1 through 7. Any sub- albums/tracks (or files) contained within a currently selected album take priority over the next album in the same tree. (Example: C contains D so 4 is played before 5.) Press DISPLAY, and press X/x to select ALBUM, then press ENTER (page 65).
  • Page 66: Selecting A Jpeg Image File

    Press X/x to select the album you want to play, then press ENTER. Playback starts from the selected album. To select MP3 audio tracks, see “Selecting an MP3 audio track” (page 66). To select JPEG image files, see “Selecting a JPEG image file” (page 66). To stop playback Press x.
  • Page 67 To rotate a JPEG image Press X/x while viewing the image. Each time you press X, the image rotates counterclockwise by 90 degrees. To return to normal view, press CLEAR. Note that the view also returns to normal if you press C/c to go to the next or previous image.
  • Page 68: Enjoying Jpeg Images As A Slide Show

    Selecting the playback mode for a DATA CD (MODE (MP3, JPEG)) When you play DATA CDs that contain MP3 audio tracks and JPEG image files, you can select to play the MP3 audio tracks or the JPEG image files. Press DISPLAY in stop mode. The Control Menu appears.
  • Page 69: Setting The Pace For A Slide Show

    Setting the pace for a slide show (INTERVAL) You can set the time the slides are displayed on the screen. Press DISPLAY twice in stop mode. The Control Menu appears. Press X/x to select (INTERVAL), then press ENTER. The options for “INTERVAL” appear. NORMAL NORMAL FAST...
  • Page 70: Using Various Additional Functions

    Using Various Additional Functions Locking Discs (CUSTOM PARENTAL CONTROL, PARENTAL CONTROL) You can set two kinds of playback restrictions for the desired disc. • Custom Parental Control You can set playback restrictions so that the player will not play inappropriate discs. •...
  • Page 71 To turn off the Custom Parental Control function Follow steps 1 to 3 of “Custom Parental Control.” Press X/x to select “OFF t,” then press ENTER. Enter your 4-digit password using the number buttons, then press ENTER. To play a disc for which Custom Parental Control is set Select the disc for which Custom Parental Control is set.
  • Page 72 Enter or re-enter your 4-digit password using the number buttons, then press ENTER. The display for setting the playback limitation level appears. PARENTAL CONTROL LEVEL: STANDARD: Press X/x to select “STANDARD,” then press ENTER. The selection items for “STANDARD” are displayed. PARENTAL CONTROL LEVEL: STANDARD:...
  • Page 73: Controlling Your Tv Or Av Amplifier (receiver) With The Supplied Remote

    Changing the password Press DISPLAY/FILE while the player is in stop mode. The Control Menu appears. Press X/x to select (PARENTAL CONTROL), then press ENTER. The options for “PARENTAL CONTROL” appear. Press X/x to select “PASSWORD t,” then press ENTER. The display for entering the password appears.
  • Page 74 Selects the channel of the TV and ENTER/ FOLDER WIDE MODE Switches to or from the wide mode of a Sony wide TV TV/VIDEO Switches the TV’s input source between the TV and other input sources Code numbers of controllable TVs...
  • Page 75 Technics 97, 98 Yamaha 94, 95, 96 * If you cannot control the volume of your Sony AV amplifier (receiver) with the remote, try entering the code number 91, and change the command mode of your amplifier (receiver) to “COMMAND MODE [AV1]” (not all amplifiers have this option).
  • Page 76: Settings And Adjustments

    Settings and Adjustments Using the Setup Display By using the Setup Display, you can make various adjustments to items such as picture and sound. You can also set a language for the subtitles and the Setup Display, among other things. For details on each Setup Display item, see pages 77 to 85.
  • Page 77: Setting The Display Or Sound Track Language (language Setup)

    Press X/x to select a setting, then press ENTER. The setting is selected and setup is complete. Example: “4:3LETTER BOX” Selected setting SCREEN SETUP TV TYPE: 4:3 LETTER BOX HDMI RESOLUTION: SCREEN SAVER: JACKET PICTURE BACKGROUND: BLACK LEVEL: BLACK LEVEL (COMPONENT OUT) COMPONENT OUT: 4:3 OUTPUT:...
  • Page 78: Settings For The Display (screen Setup)

    Settings for the Display (SCREEN SETUP) Choose settings according to the TV to be connected. Select “SCREEN SETUP” in the Setup Display. To use the display, see “Using the Setup Display” on page 76. The default settings are underlined. SCREEN SETUP TV TYPE: HDMI RESOLUTION: SCREEN SAVER:...
  • Page 79 ◆ BACKGROUND Selects the background color or picture on the TV screen in stop mode or while playing a Super Audio CD, CD, or DATA CD (MP3 audio). JACKET The jacket picture (still picture) PICTURE appears, but only when the jacket picture is already recorded on the disc (CD- EXTRA, etc.).
  • Page 80: Custom Settings (custom Setup)

    Custom Settings (CUSTOM SETUP) Use this to make playback related adjustments and other settings. Select “CUSTOM SETUP” in the Setup Display. To use the display, see “Using the Setup Display” (page 76). The default settings are underlined. CUSTOM SETUP CUSTOM SETUP AUTO POWER OFF: AUTO POWER OFF: AUTO PLAY:...
  • Page 81: Settings For The Sound (audio Setup)

    Settings for the Sound (AUDIO SETUP) “AUDIO SETUP” allows you to set the sound according to the playback and connection conditions. Select “AUDIO SETUP” in the Setup Display. To use the display, see “Using the Setup Display” (page 76). The default settings are underlined. AUDIO SETUP AUDIO ATT: AUDIO FILTER:...
  • Page 82 To set the digital output signal The following switches the method of outputting audio signals when you connect a component such as an amplifier (receiver) or MD deck with a digital input jack. For connection details, see page 20. Select “DOLBY DIGITAL,” “DTS,” and “48kHz/96kHz PCM.”...
  • Page 83: Settings For The Speakers (speaker Setup)

    Settings for the Speakers (SPEAKER SETUP) To obtain the best possible surround sound, set the size of the speakers you have connected and their distance from your listening position. Then use the test tone to adjust the volume and balance of the speakers to the same level.
  • Page 84 ◆ DISTANCE Sets the distance from your listening position to the speakers. Set the distance to your front speakers in “FRONT” first (A). Then adjust the values in “CENTER” (center speaker B), “REAR” (rear speaker C), and “SUBWOOFER” (D) to reflect the actual distance to your center speaker, rear speakers, and subwoofer.
  • Page 85: Adjusting The Speaker Volume

    Adjusting the speaker volume and level Select “SPEAKER SETUP” in the Setup Display. Select “TEST TONE” and set to “ON.” You will hear the test tone from each speaker in sequence. From your listening position, select “LEVEL (FRONT)” or “LEVEL (REAR)” and adjust the value using X/x.
  • Page 86: Additional Information

    Should any problem persist, reset the player or reconnect the power cord. If the problem still persists, consult your nearest Sony dealer. Power The power is not turned on. , Check that the AC power cord is connected securely.
  • Page 87 No sound is output from the HDMI OUT jack , The HDMI OUT jack is connected to a DVI device (DVI jacks do not accept audio signals). , The HDMI OUT jack does not output Super Audio CD sound. Sound distortion occurs. , Set “AUDIO ATT”...
  • Page 88 , Child Lock is set (page 34). The front cover does not open and “TRAY LOCKED” appears on the front panel display. , Contact your Sony dealer or local authorized Sony service facility. “Data error” appears on the TV screen when playing a DATA CD.
  • Page 89: Glossary

    Glossary Chapter (page 9, 13, 53) Sections of a picture or a music feature that are smaller than titles. A title is composed of several chapters. Depending on the disc, no chapters may be recorded. Dolby Digital (page 24, 82) Digital audio compression technology developed by Dolby Laboratories.
  • Page 90 HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) HDMI is an interface that supports both video and audio on a single digital connection. The HDMI connection carries standard to high definition video signals and multi-channel audio signals to AV components such as HDMI equipped TVs, in digital form without degradation.
  • Page 91 A Super Audio CD layer consists of the 2 channel area or the multi-channel area. • 2 channel area: An area in which 2 channel stereo tracks are recorded • Multi-channel area: An area in which multi-channel (up to 5.1 channels) tracks are recorded 2 channel area Multi channel area...
  • Page 92: Specifications

    Specifications and design are subject to change without notice. NERGY As an NERGY Corporation has determined that this product meets the energy efficiency. × 21 in.) (width/height/depth) ° F to 95 is a U.S. registered mark. Partner, Sony NERGY guidelines for...
  • Page 93: Language Code List

    Language Code List For details, see pages 59, 61, 77. The language spellings conform to the ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard. Code Language Code Language 1027 Afar 1183 Irish 1028 Abkhazian 1186 Scots Gaelic 1032 Afrikaans 1194 Galician 1039 Amharic 1196 Guarani 1044 Arabic 1203 Gujarati...
  • Page 94: Index

    Index Numerics 16:9 78 4:3 LETTER BOX 78 4:3 OUTPUT 79 4:3 PAN SCAN 78 48kHz/96kHz PCM 82 5.1 Channel Surround 20 A-B REPEAT 42 Advance 33 ALBUM 53 Album 64 ANGLE 61 AUDIO 59 AUDIO ATT 81 AUDIO FILTER 81 AUDIO SETUP 81 AUTO PLAY 80 AUTO POWER OFF 80...
  • Page 95 S VIDEO output 17 SCENE 13 Scene 9 SCREEN SAVER 78 SCREEN SETUP 78 Searching 52 Selecting a disc 33 SETUP 76 Setup Display 76 SHARPNESS 63 SHUFFLE 41 Shuffle Play 41 SIZE 83 Skipping discs 31 Slide Show 68 Slow-motion Play 52 SORT 51 SPEAKER SETUP 83...
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  • Brenda Nov 17, 2013 09:42:
    Where can I get the original remote for CD/DVD player DVP CX995V