BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM BD390 FOR THE GUARANTEE TERMS & CONDITIONS, PLEASE REFER TO BACK COVER OF THIS MANUAL. Page 1 As an E has determined that this product or product models meet the NERGY energy efficiency. ® is a U.S. registered mark.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSO NNEL. This lightning flash with arrowhead symbol within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient...
What is SIMPLINK? Some functions of this unit are controlled by the TV’s remote control when this unit and LG TV’s with SIMPLINK are connected through HDMI connection. Controllable functions by LG TV’s remote control; Play, Pause, Scan, Skip, Stop, Power Off, etc.
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BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Introduction To ensure proper use of this product, please read this owner’s manual carefully and retain for future reference. This manual provides information on the operation and maintenance of your player. Should the unit require service, contact an authorized service location.
You have to set the disc format option to [Mastered] in order to make the discs compatible with the LG players when formatting rewritable discs. When setting the option to Live System, you cannot use it on LG player. (Mastered/Live File System : Disc format system for windows Vista)
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM BD-ROM Disc Features BD-ROM Discs can store 25 GB (single layer) or 50 GB (dual layer) on a single sided disc - about 5 to 10 times the capacity of a DVD. BD-ROM Discs also support the highest quality HD video available in the industry (up to 1920 x 1080) - Large capacity means no compromise on video quality.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Regional Code This unit has a regional code printed on the rear of the unit. This unit can play only BD-ROM or DVD discs labeled same as the rear of the unit or “ALL”. AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) •...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Remote control OPEN/CLOSE (Z): Opens and closes the disc tray. TV POWER: Switches the TV ON or OFF. POWER: Switches the player ON or OFF. AUDIO ( ): Selects an audio language or audio channel. SUBTITLE ON/OFF: Switches the subtitle ON or OFF.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Front panel a 1 1 (POWER) Button Switches the unit ON or OFF. b Disc Tray Insert a disc here. c Display Window Shows the current status of the player. d Remote Sensor Point the remote control here.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Rear panel a AC IN connector Connect the supplied power cord. b COMPONENT VIDEO OUT (Y P Connect to a TV with Y Pb Pr inputs. c DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (COAXIAL) Connect to digital (coaxial) audio equipment.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Connections to Your TV Make one of the following connections, depending on the capabilities of your existing equipment. Tips: • Depending on your TV and other equipment you wish to connect, there are various ways you could connect the player. Use only one of the connections described below.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Additional Information for HDMI • When you connect a HDMI or DVI compatible device make sure of the following: - Try switching off the HDMI/DVI device and this player. Next, switch on the HDMI/DVI device and leave it for around 30 seconds, then switch on this player.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Connecting to an Amplifier Make one of the following connections, depending on the capabilities of your existing equipment. Note: Since many factors affect the type of audio output, see “The unit’s Audio Output Specifications” on page 17 for details.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Connecting to an Amplifier via HDMI Output Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a HDMI cable (H1). You will need to activate the player’s digital output. (See “[AUDIO] Menu” on pages 29-30.) Digital Multi-channel sound A digital multi-channel connection provides the best sound quality.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Resolution Setting The player provides several output resolutions for HDMI OUT and COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks. You can change the resolution using [Setup] menu or pressing the RESOLUTION button in stop mode. Note: Since several factors affect the resolution of video output, see “Available resolution according to the resolution setting”...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM HDMI OUT connection • For the 576i resolution setting, real output resolution of HDMI OUT will change to 576p. • If you select a resolution manually and then connect the HDMI jack to TV and your TV does not accept it, the resolution setting is set to [Auto].
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Connecting to your Home Network This player can be connected to a local area network (LAN) via the LAN port on the rear panel or the internal wireless module. By connecting the unit to a broadband home network, you have access to services such as software updates, My Media, BD-Live interactivity and streaming services.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Use v V b B to select the IP mode between [Dynamic] and [Static]. Normally, select [Dynamic] to allocate an IP address automatically. Note: If there is no DHCP server on the network and you want to set...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Caution: Wired internet connection is strongly recommended. Using the [My Media] features, network update and video streaming services (such as YouTube Videos) with wireless network can be affected by the household devices using radio frequencies. • Adjusting [NETWORK] settings for wireless network For the wireless network connection, the player needs to be set up for network communication.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Notes on Network Connection • Many network connection problems during set up can often be fixed by re-setting the router or modem. After connecting the player to the home network, quickly power off and/or disconnect the power cable of the home network router or cable modem.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Network Software Update Network update notification From time to time, performance improvements and/or additional features or services may be made available to units that are connected to a broadband home network. If there is new software available and the unit is connected to a broadband home network, the player will inform you about the update as follows.
The Software Update function may not work properly depending on your internet environment. In this case, you can obtain the latest software from the authorized LG Electronics Service Centre then update your player. Refer to “Customer Support” on page 58.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Using a USB device This unit can play the movie, music and photo files contained in the USB device. 1. Insert a USB device to the USB port: 2 Displays the [Home Menu]: 3 Select a main option:...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Using the Home Menu 1 Displays the [Home Menu]: 2 Selects an option: 3 Displays the selected option menu: 4 Exit the [Home Menu]: [Movie] – Start video media’s playback or displays the [MOVIE] menu. [Photo] – Display the [PHOTO] menu. (page 43-44) [Music] –...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM [DISPLAY] Menu TV Aspect Ratio [4:3 Letter Box] – Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected. Displays theatrical images with masking bars above and below the picture. [4:3 Pan Scan] – Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM [LANGUAGE] Menu Display Menu Select a language for the [Setup] menu and on-screen display. Disc Menu / Disc Audio / Disc Subtitle Select the language you prefer for the audio track (disc audio), subtitles, and the disc menu.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Sampling Freq. (Digital Audio Output) [192KHz] – Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is capable of handling 192 KHz signals. [96KHz] – Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is NOT capable of handling 192 KHz signals. When this choice is made, this unit automatically converts any 192 KHz signals to 96 KHz so your system can decode them.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM [LOCK] Menu (Parental Control) The [LOCK] settings affect only BD and DVD playback. To access the any features in [LOCK] settings, you must enter the 4-digit security code you have created. If you have not entered a password yet, you are prompted to do so. Enter a 4-digit password and press ENTER.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM [NETWORK] Menu The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the software update, BD Live, My Media and YouTube features. Some BD-ROM discs may enable you to access special BD-ROM sites, if you connect the player to the Internet. For example, if a BD-ROM site includes content such as links to future movie trailers, you can watch the downloaded on-line content on the player.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM [OTHERS] Menu Skin Changes the background of the initial screen. BD Storage Select This player can store some BD-ROM disc related information, including downloaded on-line content such as movie trailers and special features into the internal Flash Memory or an USB device.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Play a disc 1 Open the disc tray: 2 Inserts a disc: 3 Close the disc tray: 4 Adjusts the disc menu settings: A disc menu may not appear on the screen depending on the disc.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Pause a playback During playback, press PAUSE (X) to pause playback. Press PLAY (N) to continue playback. Tip: During Audio CD or MP3/WMA playback, press X once again to resume playback. Frame-by-Frame playback AVCHD MOVIE MOVIE-N Press PAUSE (X) repeatedly to play Frame-by-Frame playback.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Selecting a subtitle file MOVIE If names of the movie file and subtitle file are same, subtitle file is played automatically when playing the movie file. If the name of the subtitle file is different from movie file name, you need to select the subtitle file on the [Movie] menu before playing the movie.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM • If the total length of the title is less than 10 seconds, this function is not available. • This function may not work on some [My media] content depending on the file type and ability of the DLNA server.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Adjusting the Picture Mode AVCHD MOVIE MOVIE-N Select the video quality mode during playback. You can adjust various options such as [Contrast], [Brightness], [Sharpness], etc. Press PIC MODE while playing a BD, DVD, movie file or Youtube video.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Displaying disc information 1 Play the disc loaded on the unit: 2 Displays the playback menu: 3 Selects an item: 4 Adjusts the playback menu settings: 5 Exit the disc playback menu: a Title – Current title number/total number of titles.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Enjoying BD-LIVE™ 1 Selects the [BD Storage Select] option in the [Setup] menu: 2 Check the network connection and settings: See pages 20-23. 3 Inserts a BD-ROM disc with BD-LIVE™ features: 4 Selects a BD-LIVE™ features on the...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Playing a movie The player can play movie files on the disc/USB device and video contents recorded on a DVD-RW(VR mode) discs. Before playing movie files, read “Movie file requirement” on page 41. 1 Inserts a disc/USB device containing movie contents.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Listening to music The player can play Audio CDs and MP3/WMA files. Before playing MP3/WMA files, read “MP3/WMA audio file requirement” on page 42. 1 Inserts an Audio CD or a disc/USB Flash Drive containing MP3/WMA files.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Viewing a photo This unit can play a photo files. Before playing photo files, read “Photo file requirement” on page 1 Inserts a disc/USB device containing photo files. 2 Displays the [Home Menu]: 3 Selects a [Photo] option:...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM f Use green or yellow buttons to zoom in or out of the picture. You can move through the zoomed picture using v V b B buttons. Press RETURN to exit the [Zoom] menu and return to the normal picture size.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Accessing DLNA servers The player can browse and play movies, music and photo stored on your DLNA Certified media servers connected within your home network. 1 Check the network connection and settings: See pages 20-23. 2 Displays the [Home Menu]:...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/19/09 10:34 AM Installing Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials Before you install Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials, check the system requirement shown below. • Windows ® XP (Service Pack 2 or higher), Windows Vista Pack required), Windows ® XP Media Centre Edition 2005 (Service Pack 2 or higher), Windows Server ®...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Playing shared files from DLNA media server On this player, you can display and play movie, photo and music files stored on DLNA-compatiable digital media servers. Start the DLNA-compatiable media server that connected on your local area network.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM File requirements Overall File extensions: “.jpg”, “.jpeg”, “.png”, “.avi”, “.divx”, “.mpg”, “.mpeg”, “.mkv”, “.mp4”, “.mp3”, “.wma”, “.pcm” (LPCM) • Available file extensions differ depending on the DLNA servers. • The LPCM music are only available for files on DLNA servers.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/19/09 10:34 AM Accessing your PC The player can browse and play movie, music and photo stored on your PC within your home network. 1 Check the network connection and settings: See pages 20-23. 2 Displays the [Home Menu]:...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Playing shared files from your PC On this player, you can display and play movie, photo and music files stored on your PC. Start your PC that connected on your local area network. On your PC, share folders which contains movie, music and/or photo files you want to play on this player.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Playing YouTube videos 1 Check the network connection and settings: See pages 20-23. 2 Displays the [Home Menu]: 3 Select the [YouTube] option: 4 Select a desired option on the YouTube menu: 5 Select a video you want to play:...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM About YouTube playback screen When you press PLAY (N) or ENTER at the video you want to watch, the playback screen and content detail will appear on the screen. playback screen progress bar while playing And when the playback ends or stops, the stopped playback screen and related videos list appear on the screen.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Searching videos You can search for videos by entering search words of up to 128 characters. Use b B to select [Search] option from the menu and press ENTER to display the keyboard menu. Use v v V V b b B B to select a character then press ENTER to confirm your selection on the keyboard menu.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Reference Controlling a TV with the Supplied Remote Control You can control the volume, input source, and power state of your TV with the supplied Remote Control. You can control your TV using the buttons below.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Language Codes Use this list to input your desired language for the following initial settings: [Disc Audio], [Disc Subtitle] and [Disc Menu]. Language Code Language Code Afar 6565 Croatian 7282 Afrikaans 6570 Czech 6783 Albanian 8381...
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/17/09 4:06 PM Troubleshooting Symptom • The power cord is disconnected. No power. • No disc is inserted. The power is on, but the player does not work. • The TV is not set to receive video signal output.
BD390-P-BGBRLLK-NEW-ENG 8/18/09 5:48 PM Troubleshooting Symptom BD-Live feature does not • The internal Flash Memory does not have enough work. space. • Internet connection is not established. • Your broadband speed is not fast enough to use the BD-Live features.
You can update the Player using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new features. To obtain the latest software for this player (if updates have been made), please visit http://lgservice.com or contact LG Electronics customer care centre. Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
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8/17/09 4:06 PM ● LG Electronics U.K. Ltd. will provide the following services in order to expedite this Guarantee. 1. All faulty components which fail due to defective manufacture will be replaced free of charge for a period of 12 months from the original date of purchase.