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Philips HTS3105/75 User Manual

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  • Page 3 Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories, “Dolby”, “Pro Logic” and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Manufactured under license from Digital Theater Systems, Inc. U.S. Pat. Noís. 5,451,942; 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 5,978,762; 6,226,616; 6,487,535 and other U.S. and world-wide patents issued and pending.
  • Page 4 Language Code...
  • Page 5 Index English ------------------------------------ 6 ------------------------------ 50 Bahasa Melayu -------------------------- 94...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Table of contents General General Information ... 8 Setup precautions ...8 Accessories supplied ...8 Cleaning discs ...8 About recycling ...8 Product Overview Main Unit ... 9 Remote Control ...10-12 Using the remote control ...12 Connections Basic Connections ...13-16 Step 1 : Placing the speakers ...13 Step 2 : Connecting the speakers and subwoofer ...14 Step 3 : Connecting to TV ...15 Option 1: Using the Video (CVBS) socket ...15...
  • Page 7 Selecting surround sound ... 42 Selecting digital sound effects ... 42 Volume control ... 42 Other Features ... 43 Controlling ‘Philips’ TV with the remote control ... 43 Software upgrades ... 43 Troubleshooting ... 44-45 Glossary ... 46-47 Specifi cations ...48...
  • Page 8: General Information

    General Information CAUTION! The machine does not contain any user-serviceable parts. Please leave all maintenance work to qualifi ed personnel. Setup precautions Finding a suitable location – Place the set on a fl at, hard and stable surface. Do not place the set on a carpet. –...
  • Page 9: Main Unit

    STANDBY ON 2 – Turns on the system or turns off to Eco Power standby mode. b Disc tray c OPEN CLOSE ç – Opens/ closes the disc tray. d System display panel e u (PLAY PAUSE) – DISC: starts/pauses playback. –...
  • Page 10: Remote Control

    – TUNER: hold down this button to erase the current preset radio station. TV VOL +- – Adjusts TV volume (Philips TV only). Numeric Keypad (0-9) – Enters a track/title number of the disc. – Enters a number of a preset radio station.
  • Page 11 . > – DISC: hold down this button for fast forward and backward search. – TV: selects previous/next channel (Philips TV only). – TUNER: selects a preset radio station. PAUSE Å – DISC: pauses playback.
  • Page 12: Using The Remote Control

    Remote Control Using the remote control Open the battery compartment. Insert two batteries type R03 or AAA, following the indications (+-) inside the compartment. Close the cover. Point the remote control directly at the remote sensor (iR) on the front panel. Select the source you wish to control by pressing the DISC, TUNER, TV or AUX/DI button on the remote control.
  • Page 13: Basic Connections

    Step 1: Placing the speakers The Philips Home Theatre System is simple to install. However, proper system placement is critical to ensure an optimum sound experience. Place the front left and right speakers at equal distances from the TV and at an angle of approximately 45 degrees from the listening position.
  • Page 14: Step 2: Connecting The Speakers And Subwoofer

    Basic Connections SUBWOOFER REAR LEFT Step 2: Connecting the speakers and subwoofer Connect all the speakers and subwoofer to the speaker sockets at the rear of the DVD system. Make sure that the colours of the plugs and sockets are matched. Helpful Hint: –...
  • Page 15: Step 3: Connecting To Tv

    Option 1 Step 3: Connecting to TV This connection enables you to view the playback from this DVD system. You only need to choose one of the options below to make your video connection. – For a standard TV, follow option 1. –...
  • Page 16: Step 4 : Connecting The Fm/Mw Antennas

    Basic Connections fi x the claw into the slot antenna Step 4: Connecting the FM/ MW antennas Connect the supplied MW loop antenna to the MW socket. Place the MW loop antenna on a shelf, or attach it to a stand or wall.
  • Page 17: Optional Connections

    Connecting audio from TV When connecting the audio output from your TV to this Home Theatre Audio System, you can enjoy the multi-channel surround sound capabilities. Use an audio cable (red/white - not supplied) to connect the TV IN jacks on this DVD system to the AUDIO OUT sockets on the TV.
  • Page 18: Getting Started

    Getting Started Step 1: Turning on the DVD system Press STANDBY ON (2). Press the SOURCE button on the front panel repeatedly to select : DISC DISC ... Press DISC, TUNER, TV or AUX/DI on the remote control. Turning off to Eco Power standby mode Press STANDBY ON (2).
  • Page 19: Step 3: Setting Language Preferences

    Step 3: Setting language preferences The language options are different depending on your country or region. It may not correspond to the illustrations shown on the user manual. On-screen display (OSD) language The OSD (On-Screen Display) language for this DVD system will remain as you have set it, regardless of the changes made to the DVD disc language.
  • Page 20: Step 4: Setting The Tv

    Getting Started (continued) If the language you want is not available in the list, select { Others }. Use the numeric keypad (0-9) on the remote control to enter the 4-digit language code ‘XXXX’ (see page 4) and press OK to confi rm. Repeat steps for other settings.
  • Page 21: Setting The Tv Display

    Select one of the options and press OK to confi rm. Follow the instructions shown on the TV to confi rm the selection (if any). If a blank/distorted TV screen appears, wait for 15 seconds for the auto recovery. TIPS: The underlined option is the factory default setting. Press to go back to the previous menu item.
  • Page 22: Step 5: Setting Up Progressive Scan Feature

    Getting Started (continued) Step 5: Setting up Progressive Scan feature (for Progressive Scan TV only) The progressive scan displays twice the number of frames per second than interlaced scanning (ordinary normal TV system). With nearly double the number of lines, progressive scan offers higher picture resolution and quality.
  • Page 23: Step 6: Setting The Speakers' Channels

    Step 6: 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. Before you start... Stop the disc playback by pressing STOP button twice or remove the disc from the disc tray.
  • Page 24: Disc Operations

    Disc Operations Playable discs Your DVD home theatre system will play: – Digital Versatile Discs (DVDs) – Video CDs (VCDs) – Super Video CDs (SVCDs) – Finalised DVD+Recordable (DVD±R), DVD+Rewritable (DVD±RW) – Audio Compact Discs (CDs) – MP3/ Windows Media™ Audio discs, picture (Kodak, JPEG) fi les on CD-R(W) –...
  • Page 25: Basic Playback Controls

    Basic playback controls Pausing playback During playback, press u (or Å on the remote control). While in pause mode, you can press Å repeatedly to view the next still picture (for video playback only). To resume playback, press u (or PLAY on the remote control).
  • Page 26: Programming Disc Tracks

    Disc Operations Programming disc tracks (not for Picture CD/MP3) You can play the contents of the disc in the order you want by programming the playing order of the tracks. Press PROGRAM on the remote control. The programming menu appears. Exit Start Use the numeric keypad (0-9) to...
  • Page 27: Viewing Playback Information

    Viewing playback information This DVD system can display the disc playback information (for example, title or chapter number, elapsed playing time, audio/subtitle language) and a number of operations can be done without interrupting disc playback. During playback, press DISPLAY. A list of available disc information appears on the TV.
  • Page 28: Changing Sound Track Language

    Disc Operations Changing sound track language This operation works only on DVDs with multiple soundtrack languages, you can change the language you want while playing a DVD. Press AUDIO repeatedly to select the available audio languages. For VCD – changing the audio channel Press AUDIO repeatedly to select the available audio channels provided by the...
  • Page 29: Playing An Mp3/ Jpeg/Window Media Audio Disc

    Playing an MP3/ JPEG/ Windows Media Audio disc ™ This DVD system can playback most of the MP3, JPEG and Windows Media™ Audio fi les recorded on a CD-R/RW disc or commercial CD. Before you start ... Turn on your TV to the correct Video In channel.
  • Page 30: Playing A Jpeg Image Fi Le (Slide Show)

    Disc Operations Playing a JPEG image fi le (slide show) Before you start ... Turn on your TV to the correct Video In channel. See the section on ‘Finding the correct viewing channel’. Insert a Picture disc (Kodak Picture CD, JPEG).
  • Page 31: Playing Mp3 Music And Jpeg Pictures Simultaneously

    Playing MP3 music and JPEG pictures simultaneously You can create a musical slide show if the disc contains both the MP3 music and JPEG picture fi les. Insert an MP3 disc that contains music and pictures. Select an MP3 track in the menu and (or u) to start press PLAY playback.
  • Page 32: Playing A Karaoke Disc

    Disc Operations Playing a Karaoke disc Before you start ... Turn on your TV to the correct Video In channel. See the section on ‘Finding the correct viewing channel’. Connect a microphone (not supplied) to the MIC socket on the side panel of the DVD main unit (as shown below).
  • Page 33: Dvd Setup Menu Options

    Accessing the DVD setup menu This DVD system setup is carried out via the TV, enabling you to customise the DVD system to suit your particular requirements. In ‘DISC’ mode, press SETUP on the remote control. The setup menu appears. keys to select one of the setup menu pages and press OK.
  • Page 34: General Setup Page

    { On } { Off } DivX(R) VOD code Philips provides you with the DivX registration code that allows you to rent and purchase videos using the DivX code and press OK to exit.
  • Page 35: Audio Setup Page

    DVD Setup Menu Options Audio Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) Speakers Volume Access the speaker’s level setup menu. Use the volume level for each connected speaker between -6dB to +6dB. Speakers Delay Access the speaker’s distance setup menu. Use the delay times for the centre and rear speakers based on the listening position and distance.
  • Page 36: Video Setup Page

    DVD Setup Menu Options Video Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) TV Type Selects the colour system that matches the connected TV. It will enable playback of a different type of disc (PAL or NTSC disc) on this DVD system.
  • Page 37 DVD Setup Menu Options Video Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) Picture Setting This DVD system provides three predefi ned sets of picture colour settings and one personal setting which you can defi ne yourself. { Standard } { Bright } { Soft } { Personal }...
  • Page 38: Preference Setup Page

    DVD Setup Menu Options Preference Setup Page Audio Selects the preferred audio language for DVD playback. Subtitle Selects the preferred subtitle language for DVD playback. Disc Menu Selects the preferred disc menu language for DVD playback. Note: If the selected audio/subtitle/disc menu language is not available on the DVD, the disc’s default language will be used instead.
  • Page 39: Preference Setup

    DVD Setup Menu Options Preference Setup Page DivX Subtitle Selects the font type that supports the recorded DivX subtitle. { Standard } { Others } Default This feature enables you to reset all the setup menu options and your personal settings to the factory defaults, except your password for the Disc Lock.
  • Page 40: Tuner Operations

    Tuner Operations IMPORTANT! Make sure the FM and MW antennas are connected. Tuning to radio stations Press SOURCE repeatedly until “FM” appears on the display panel (or press TUNER on the remote control). Press briefl y on the remote control to start tuning. “SEARCH >...
  • Page 41: Using Automatic Preset

    Using automatic preset Use automatic presetting to store or reinstall all the preset radio stations. Press TUNER to select “FM” or “MW” band. Hold down PROGRAM until “START ...” appears on the display panel. All previously stored radio stations will be replaced. Using manual preset Use manual presetting to store your favourite radio stations.
  • Page 42: Sound And Volume Controls

    Sound and Volume Controls SURR. Selecting surround sound Press SURR. to select : DOLBY+PL II (multi-channel) or STEREO. The availability of the various surround sound modes depends on the sound available on the disc. The centre and rear speakers operate only in multi-channel surround mode.
  • Page 43: Other Features

    Controlling ‘Philips’ TV with the remote control This DVD system’s remote control enables you to control the basic functions of your ‘Philips’ brand TV. Press SOURCE repeatedly until “TV” appears on the display panel (or press TV on the remote control).
  • Page 44: Troubleshooting

    If a fault occurs, fi rst check the points listed below before taking the system for repair. If you are unable to solve a problem by following these instructions, consult your dealer or Philips for help. Problem (General) No power.
  • Page 45 Problem (Playback) The DVD system does not start playback. The aspect ratio of the screen cannot be changed even though you have set the TV display. Cannot activate some features such as Angles, Subtitles, or multi-language Audio. Not able to select some items in the setup/system menu.
  • Page 46: Glossary

    Glossary Analogue: Sound that has not been turned into numbers. Analogue sound varies, while digital sound has specifi c numerical values. These sockets 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 47: Glossary

    Glossary (continued) Playback control (PBC): Refers to the signal recorded on video CDs or SVCDs for controlling playback. By using menu screens recorded on a Video CD or SVCD that supports PBC, you can enjoy interactive playback and searching. Progressive Scan: The progressive scan displays twice the number of frames per second than in an ordinary TV system.
  • Page 48: Specifi Cations

    Specifi cations AMPLIFIER Output power: - HTS3100 200 W / 2400 PMPO - Front : 25 W / channel - Rear: 25 W / channel - Centre : 50 W - Subwoofer: 50 W - HTS3105 500 W / 6000 PMPO - Front : 75 W / channel - Rear:...