]: The system outputs standard
resolution with a black frame.
]: The system outputs HD resolution
with a black frame.
[HD]: The system outputs the HD resolution
without a black frame.
full size HD resolution with a black frame.
1080i) HD]: The system outputs full
size HD resolution without a black frame.
• [JPEG RESOLUTION] is effective only when you
set [TV TYPE] in [VIDEO SETUP] to [16:9], and
you set [HDMI RESOLUTION] in [HDMI SETUP]
to other than [720 × 480p] or [720 × 480/576p].
• You can select [(1920 × 1080i) HD
1080i) HD] only when you set [HDMI
RESOLUTION] in [HDMI SETUP] to [1920 ×
• The HDMI signal will stop momentarily when:
– the system is loading or unloading a DATA CD or
– you change the disc from a DATA CD or DATA
– you play a DATA CD or DATA DVD to the end
and the system stops playback automatically.
Settings for the audio
x [SPEAKER FORMATION]
You can select the position of the speakers for
better surround sound. For details, see "Getting
Optimal Surround Sound for a Room"
]: The system outputs
] or [(1920 ×
x [AUTO CALIBRATION]
You can calibrate the appropriate settings
automatically. For details, see "Calibrating the
Appropriate Settings Automatically" (page 81).
x [AUDIO DRC] (DVD VIDEO only)
You can compress the dynamic range of the
sound track. [AUDIO DRC] is useful for
watching movies at low volume late at night.
[OFF]: No compression of dynamic range.
[STANDARD]: The system reproduces the
sound track with the kind of dynamic range that
the recording engineer intended.
[MAX]: The system compresses dynamic range
• [AUDIO DRC] works only for Dolby Digital.
x [TRACK SELECTION] (DVD VIDEO only)
You can give the sound track which contains the
highest number of channels priority when you
play a DVD VIDEO on which multiple audio
formats (PCM, DTS, Dolby Digital, or MPEG
audio) are recorded.
[AUTO]: The system selects the sound track
automatically according to the priority.
• When you set the item to [AUTO], the language may
change. The [TRACK SELECTION] setting has
higher priority than the [AUDIO] settings in
[LANGUAGE SETUP] (page 59). (Depending on
the disc, this function may not work.)
• If PCM, DTS, Dolby Digital sound, and MPEG audio
have the same number of channels, the system selects
PCM, DTS, Dolby Digital sound, and MPEG audio in