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Table of Contents About These Operating Instructions ... 4 Unpacking ... 6 Index to Parts and Control ... 8 Getting Started Step 1: Installing the System... 14 Step 2: Connecting the System... 20 Step 3: Setting up the S-AIR Wireless System ... 27 Step 4: Performing the Easy Setup...
BDV-E670W • Front speakers (2) • Surround speakers (2) • Center speaker (1) • Subwoofer (1) Preparing the remote Insert two R6 (size AA) batteries (supplied) by matching the 3 and # ends on the batteries to the markings inside the compartment. •...
Index to Parts and Control For more information, refer to the pages indicated in parentheses. Front panel A "/1 (on/standby) Turns on the unit, or sets it to standby mode. B Play operation buttons Z (open/close) (page 32) Opens or closes the disc tray. N (play) Starts or re-starts playback (resume play).
Front panel display About the indications in the front panel display A Displays the current sound format. B Lights up when the system is playing via the PARTY STREAMING function. C Lights up when outputting 1920 × 1080p/24 Hz video signals. D Lights up when outputting 720p/1080i/ 1080p video signals from the HDMI OUT jack or 720p/1080i video signals...
Rear panel SPEAKERS FRONT R FRONT L SUBWOOFER CENTER (USB) port (page 33) B LAN (100) terminal (page 26) C COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks (page D VIDEO OUT jack (page 21) E HDMI OUT jack (page 21) F EZW-RT10 slot (page 25) G AUDIO (AUDIO IN L/R) jacks (page 23) VIDEO OUT LAN(100)
Surround amplifier Front panel S-AIR/STANDBY A "/1 (Power) Turns the surround amplifier on/off. B S-AIR/STANDBY indicator You can check the status of wireless transmission between the main unit and surround amplifier. Indicator Status Turns green. The system is turned on, wireless transmission is activated and surround signals are transmitting.
Remote control ONE-TOUCH THEATRE PLAY BRAVIA Sync SLEEP SYSTEM MENU TOP MENU RETURN FUNCTION HOME PRESET TUNING DISPLAY Number 5, +, and N buttons have a tactile dot. Use the tactile dot as a reference when operating the remote. • : For TV operations (For details, see “Controlling Your TV with the Supplied Remote”...
F Playback operation buttons See “Playback” (page 32). ./> (previous/next) Skip to the previous/next chapter, track, or file. (replay/advance) Briefly replay the current scenes for 10 seconds./Briefly fast forwards the current scenes for 15 seconds. m/M (fast reverse/fast forward) Fast reverse/fast forward the disc during playback.
Getting Started Step 1: Installing the System Positioning the speakers For the best possible surround sound, place all speakers at the same distance from the listening position (A). The distance can be between 0.0 to 7.0 meters. If you cannot place the center speaker and surround speakers at the same distance as (A), place them within 7.0 meters of the listening position.
Install the speakers on a vertical and flat wall where reinforcement is applied. • Sony is not responsible for accidents or damage caused by improper installation, insufficient wall strength or improper screw installation, natural calamity, etc.
To disassemble the speaker (Front and surround speakers of BDV-E970W only) Disconnect the speaker cords from the speaker. Rear of the speaker Remove the screw (pre-installed) at the rear of the speaker. This screw is used when reassembling the speaker. Be sure not to lose the screw. Screw Disassemble the speaker by lifting the upper part of the speaker.
Pull out the speaker cord from the bottom of the lower part of the speaker. The removed speaker cord is used when installing the speaker on a wall. Lower part of the speaker Speaker cord Remove the protection paper from the speaker-bottom cover, then attach the speaker- bottom cover to the bottom of the upper part of the speaker.
To install the speakers on a wall Before installing the speakers on a wall, connect the speaker cord to the speaker. Be sure to match the speaker cords to the appropriate terminals on the speakers: the speaker cord with the color tube to 3, and the speaker cord without the color tube to #. Color tube Front left speaker (L): White Front right speaker (R): Red...
Hang the speakers on the screws. Hole on the back of 5 mm the speaker 10 mm Rear of the speaker...
Step 2: Connecting the System For connecting the system, read the information on the following pages. Do not connect the AC power cord (mains lead) of the unit to a wall outlet (mains) until all the other connections are made. Note •...
Connecting the TV (Video connection) This connection sends a video signal to the TV. Depending on the jacks on your TV, select the connection method. Rear panel of the unit B Component video cable (not supplied) C Video cord (supplied) To the component video input jacks of the TV.
Connecting the TV (Audio connection) This connection sends an audio signal to the unit from the TV. To listen to TV sound via the system, perform this connection. Rear panel of the unit Digital optical cord (not supplied) To the digital optical out jack of the TV.
Connecting the other components When you connect the system and other components to the TV, video signals from the system and the components are sent to the TV, and audio signals from the components are sent to the system as follows.
Connecting the antenna (aerial) To connect the antenna (aerial) IA L C O A X N N A A N T E Note • Be sure to fully extend the FM wire antenna (aerial). • After connecting the FM wire antenna (aerial), keep it as horizontal as possible. •...
Inserting the wireless transceiver You can transmit sound from the unit to an S-AIR product, such as the surround amplifier or S-AIR receiver. To transmit sound from the unit, you need to insert the wireless transceivers into the unit and S-AIR product.
ADSL modem/ cable modem router USB Wireless Setup Use a wireless LAN via the USB Wireless LAN Adapter (Sony UWA-BR100* only) (not supplied). The USB Wireless LAN Adapter may not be available in some regions/countries. * As of January 2010.
Step 3: Setting up the S-AIR Wireless System Before performing Step 3 Make sure all connections are secure, and then connect the AC power cords (mains leads). To use the S-AIR wireless system, you need to set up the surround amplifier. The unit transmits sound to the surround amplifier that is connected to the surround speakers.
Step 4: Performing the Easy Setup Follow the Steps below to make the basic adjustments for using the system. Displayed items vary depending on the country model. Note • To use the optional surround back speakers, set [Surround Back] in [Speaker Settings] to [Yes] (page 51).
Perform the [Easy Setup]. Follow the on-screen instructions to make the basic settings using C/X/x/c, and For details about [Auto Calibration] settings in [Easy Setup], see “Calibrating the Appropriate Settings Automatically” (page 50). To recall the Easy Setup Display Press HOME. The home menu appears on the TV screen.
Step 6: Enjoying Surround Sound After performing the previous Steps and starting playback, you can easily enjoy surround sound. You can also select pre-programmed surround settings that are tailored to different kinds of sound sources. They bring the exciting and powerful sound of movie theaters into your home. SYSTEM MENU X/x/c, Selecting surround settings based on your listening preference...
Sound from Surround setting “A.F.D. MULTI” (AUTO FORMAT DIRECT MULTI) “PRO LOGIC” “PLII MOVIE” “NEO6 CIN” “NEO6 MUS” “2CH STEREO” Note • When you select “A.F.D. MULTI,” depending on the disc or source, the beginning of the sound may be cut off while the optimum mode is automatically selected.
Playback Playing a Disc For playable discs, see “Playable Discs” (page 71). Switch the input selector on your TV so that the signal from the system appears on your TV screen. Press Z, and place a disc on the disc tray.
Displaying the play information You can check the playback information, etc., by pressing DISPLAY. The displayed information differs depending on the disc type and player status. Example: when playing a BD-ROM A Output resolution/Video frequency B Title number or name C The currently selected audio setting D Available functions ( angle,...
• The iPod is charged when connected to the system while the system is turned on. • You cannot transfer songs onto the iPod. • Sony cannot accept responsibility in the event that data recorded to iPod is lost or damaged when using an iPod connected to this unit.
TV screen, this function may be available via a future update. However, the function may not be available in some regions/countries. You can play the same audio at the same time across all Sony components which are compatible with the PARTY STREAMING function. [Video],...
(for the party host only) You can use other components to play the content that is playing on the system. Turn on the system and other Sony components compatible with the PARTY STREAMING function. Make sure that each component is connected to the network.
Available Options Various settings and playback operations are available by pressing OPTIONS. The available items differ depending on the situation. Common options Items Details [Playback History] Displays titles/tracks in the playback history of a BD-ROM/DVD-ROM/ CD-DA (music CD) using Gracenote technology. [Search History] Searches for related information based on...
[Photo] only Items Details [Slideshow] Starts a slideshow. [Slideshow Speed] Changes the slideshow speed. [Slideshow Effect] Sets the effect when playing a slideshow. [Slideshow BGM] • [Off]: Turns off the function. • [My Music from USB]: Sets the music files registered in [Add Slideshow BGM].
Sound Adjustment Selecting the Effect to Suit the Source You can select a suitable sound mode for movies or music. Press SOUND MODE repeatedly during playback until the desired mode appears in the front panel display. • “AUTO”: The system selects “MOVIE” or “MUSIC”...
displayed two or more times, the BD/DVD VIDEO is recorded in multiple audio formats. x DVD-VR The types of sound tracks recorded on a disc are displayed. Example: • [ Stereo] • [ Stereo (Audio1)] • [ Stereo (Audio2)] • [ Main] •...
Press X/x repeatedly until “NIGHT MODE” appears in the front panel or c. display, then press Press X/x to select a setting. • “NIGHT ON”: On. • “NIGHT OFF”: Off. Press SYSTEM MENU. The system menu turns off. Note • When sound is output from the center speaker, this effect is more pronounced, as speech (movie dialog, etc.) is easy to hear.
C/X/x/c, HOME FUNCTION 2 +/– Current band and preset number FM 7 88.00 SONY FM Station name (European and Russian models only) Press FUNCTION repeatedly until “TUNER FM” appears in the front panel display. Select the radio station. Automatic tuning Press and hold TUNING +/–...
Press X/x to select the preset number you want. • You can select the preset number directly by pressing the number buttons. Press “COMPLETE” appears in the front panel display, and the station is stored. Repeat Steps 2 to 6 to store other stations.
External Audio Device Using an S-AIR Product About S-AIR products There are two types of S-AIR product. • S-AIR main unit (this unit): This is for transmitting sound. You can use up to three S-AIR main units. (The number of usable S-AIR main units depends on the use environment.) •...
To enjoy a 7.1 channel system You can enjoy the more realistic surround sound effect of 7.1 channels when you use the Wireless Surround Speaker Kit (WAHT-SBP2, optional). For details, refer to the operating instructions of the Wireless Surround Speaker Kit. In this case, set [Surround Back] in [Speaker Settings] to [Yes] (page 51).
Identifying the unit with a specific S-AIR sub unit (Pairing operation) For the surround amplifier For the S-AIR receiver When using S-AIR products, neighbors may also receive your system’s sound if IDs are the same, or you may receive sound from neighbors. To prevent this, you can identify the unit with a specific S-AIR sub unit by performing the pairing operation.
If wireless transmission is unstable For the surround amplifier For the S-AIR receiver If you use multiple wireless systems, such as wireless LAN or Bluetooth, the transmission of S-AIR signals or other wireless signals may be unstable. In this case, the transmission may be improved by changing the following [RF Change] setting.
HDMI function may not work. Refer to the operating instructions supplied with the component. • The Control for HDMI function may not work if you connect other than a Sony component, even if the component is compatible with the Control for HDMI function.
Press X/x to select the setting, then press • [On]: On. • [Off]: Off. Turning the system off in sync with the TV (System Power Off) When you turn the TV off by using the POWER button on the TV’s remote or TV "/1 on the system’s remote, the system turns off automatically.
Receiving the digital audio signal of the TV (Audio Return Channel) The system can receive the digital audio signal of the TV via an HDMI cable when your TV is compatible with the Audio Return Channel function. You can enjoy TV sound via the system by using just one HDMI cable.
Be quiet during the measurement. Note • Before [Auto Calibration], make sure that the surround amplifier turns on and you install the surround amplifier in the appropriate location. If you install the surround amplifier in an improper location, such as another room, proper measurement will not be obtained.
[Subwoofer] [Yes] x [Distance] When you move the speakers, be sure to set the parameters of the distance (A) from the listening position to the speakers. You can set the parameters from 0.0 to 7.0 meters. The speakers in the illustration correspond to the following: 1Center speaker 2Front left speaker (L)
By adjusting the remote signal, you can control your TV with the supplied remote. Note • When you replace the batteries of the remote, the code number may reset itself to the default (SONY) setting. Reset the appropriate code number. Preparing the remote for controlling the TV Press and hold TV [/1 while entering your TV’s manufacturer’s code (see the table)
Saving Power in Standby Mode Check that the following settings are made: – [Control for HDMI] in [HDMI Settings] is set to [Off] (page 48). – [Standby] in [S-AIR Settings] is set to [Off] (page 45). – [Quick Start Mode] is set to [Off] (page 59).
You can update and improve the functions of the system. For information about update functions, refer to the following website: For customers in Europe and Russia Original http://support.sony-europe.com/ Letter Box Auto For customers in Asia and Australia http://www.sony-asia.com/support Explanation [Audio Settings] (page 57)
[Screen Settings] x [3D Output Setting] [Auto]: Normally select this. [Off]: Select this to display all contents in 2D. x [TV Screen Size Setting for 3D] Sets the screen size of your 3D compatible TV. x [TV Type] [16:9]: Select this when connecting to a wide- screen TV or a TV with a wide-mode function.
[Frame]: The picture, including subjects that do not move dynamically, is output in high resolution. [Audio Settings] x [BD Audio MIX Setting] [On]: Outputs the audio obtained by mixing the interactive audio and secondary audio to the primary audio. [Off]: Outputs the primary audio only. Select this when outputting HD audio signals to an AV receiver.
[BD/DVD Viewing Settings] You can make detailed settings for BD/DVD playback. x [BD/DVD Menu] You can select the default menu language for BD-ROMs or DVD VIDEOs. When you select [Select Language Code], the display for entering the language code appears. Enter the code for your language by referring to “Language Code List”...
[Dimmer] [Bright]: Bright lighting. [Dark]: Low lighting. x [HDMI Settings] By connecting Sony components that are compatible with the Control for HDMI function with an HDMI cable, operation is simplified. For details, see “Using the Control for HDMI Function for “BRAVIA” Sync” (page 48).
[Automatic Access Permission]: Sets whether or not to allow automatic access from newly detected DLNA controller. [Smart Select]: Allows a Sony DLNA controller to find the system as the target component to operate by using the infrared ray. You can set...
[Renderer Name]: Displays the system’s name as it is listed on other DLNA devices on the network. x [Renderer Access Control] Sets whether or not to accept commands from DLNA controllers. x [Party Auto Start] [On]: Starts a party or joins an existing party at the request of a networked device compatible with the PARTY STREAMING function.
If you have any questions or problems concerning your system, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. On cleaning discs, disc/lens cleaners • Do not use cleaning discs or disc/lens cleaners (including wet or spray types).
On moving the system • Before moving the system, make sure that there is no disc inserted, and remove the AC power cord (mains lead) from the wall outlet (mains). About S-AIR function • As the S-AIR products transmit sound by radio waves, sound may skip when radio waves are obstructed.
Note that if service personnel changes some parts during repair, these parts may be retained. In the event of a problem with the S-AIR function, have a Sony dealer check the entire system together (S-AIR main unit and sub unit).
Symptom Problems and solutions Video signals are only output • Set [Output Video Format] in [Screen Settings] to [Component Video] from the HDMI OUT jack when (page 56). connecting the HDMI OUT jack and other video output jacks at the same time. The dark area of the picture is too •...
Symptom There is no digital sound from the HDMI OUT jack when using the Audio Return Channel function. The system does not output sound correctly when connected to a set-top box. Severe hum or noise is heard. The sound loses stereo effect when you play a CD.
After checking the above items and fixing any problems, turn on the surround amplifier. If the cause of the problem cannot be found even after checking all the above items, consult your nearest Sony dealer. STANDBY indicator turns green. the speakers may be less noticeable.
2 Remove the disc. 3 Disconnect the AC power cord (mains lead) from the wall outlet (mains), then reconnect after several minutes. • Contact your Sony dealer or local authorized Sony service facility. • Set [Control for HDMI] in [HDMI Settings] of [System Settings] to [On] (page 59).
Symptom Problems and solutions Bonus contents or other data that • Try the following: 1 Remove the disc. 2 Turn the system off. 3 Remove and are contained in a BD-ROM reconnect the USB device (page 33). 4 Turn the system on. 5 Insert the BD- cannot be played.
• See [Network Update] (page 55) to update the system to a newer software version. Problems and solutions • Contact your nearest Sony dealer or local authorized Sony service facility and give the error code. • Contact your nearest Sony dealer or local authorized Sony service facility.
Playable Discs Blu-ray Disc BD-ROM 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. Also, the audio output differs depending on the source, connected output jack, and selected audio settings.
Playable Types of Files Video File format 1)5) MPEG-1 Video/PS MPEG-2 Video/PS, 1)6) DivX 1)5) MPEG4/AVC 1)5) WMV9 AVCHD Music File format MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer III) 1)4)5) 1)4) WMA9 Standard LPCM Photo File format JPEG The system does not play files encoded with DRM. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX format created by DivX, Inc.
Supported Audio Formats Audio formats supported by this system are as follows. Format LPCM 2ch LPCM 5.1ch, LPCM 7.1ch Function “BD/DVD” “SAT/CABLE” – “TV” (DIGITAL IN) a: Supported format. –: Unsupported format. Video Output Resolution Output resolution differs depending on the [Output Video Format] setting in [Screen Settings] (page 56).
Specifications Amplifier Section POWER OUTPUT (rated) Front L + Front R: POWER OUTPUT (reference) Front L/Front R/Center: Subwoofer: Inputs (Analog) AUDIO (AUDIO IN) Inputs (Digital) SAT/CABLE (COAXIAL), TV (OPTICAL) Video Section Outputs BD/DVD/Super Audio CD/CD System Signal format system USB Section (USB) port: Maximum current: LAN Section...
Standby: 0.3 W (at the Power Saving mode) Dimensions (approx.) 430 mm × 85 mm × 335 mm (w/h/d) incl. projecting parts 430 mm × 85 mm × 365 mm (w/h/d) (incl. wireless transceiver) Mass (approx.) 4.7 kg Surround amplifier (TA-SA200WR) Amplifier Section POWER OUTPUT (rated) 80 W + 80 W (at 3 ohms, 1 kHz, 1% THD)
Language Code List The language spellings conform to the ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard. Code Language 1027 Afar 1028 Abkhazian 1032 Afrikaans 1039 Amharic 1044 Arabic 1045 Assamese 1051 Aymara 1052 Azerbaijani 1053 Bashkir 1057 Byelorussian 1059 Bulgarian 1060 Bihari 1061 Bislama 1066 Bengali;...
Digital Cinema Auto Calibration (D.C.A.C) Digital Cinema Auto Calibration was developed by Sony to automatically measure and adjust the speaker settings to your listening environment in a short period of time. Dolby Digital This movie theater sound format is more advanced than Dolby Surround Pro Logic.
PhotoTV HD “PhotoTV HD” allows for highly-detailed pictures, and photo-like expression of subtle textures and colors. By connecting Sony “PhotoTV HD” compatible devices using an HDMI cable, a whole new world of photos can be enjoyed in breathtaking Full HD quality. For...
To ensure that the subtle nuances of these high- quality media are transmitted with no deterioration, Sony has developed a technology called “S-AIR” for the radio transmission of digital audio signals with no compression, and has incorporated this technology into the EZW- RT10/EZW-RT10A/EZW-T100.
Index Numerics 24p True Cinema 79 3D 32 3D Output Setting 56 A/V SYNC 38 Attenuate - AUDIO 57 Audio 58 Audio DRC 57 Audio Output 57 Audio Return Channel 59 Audio Settings 57 Auto Calibration 50, 57 Auto Display 60 Auto Standby 59 AVCHD 77 BD Audio MIX Setting 57...
S-AIR Settings 59 Screen Format 56 Screen Saver 60 Screen Settings 56 SLEEP 53 Slideshow 38 Sound Effect 57 Speaker Settings 51, 57 Connection 51 Distance 52 Level 52 Subtitle 58 Super Audio CD Playback Channels 59 Super Audio CD Playback Layer 59 Surround amplifier 11, 44 System Information 60...
The software of this system may be updated in the future. To find out details on any available updates, please visit the following URL. For customers in Europe and Russia: http://support.sony-europe.com/ For customers in Asia and Australia: http://www.sony-asia.com/support Printed in Malaysia...