BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 1 ENGLISH BD370 As an E ® Partner, LG NERGY has determined that this product or product models meet the ® guidelines for NERGY energy efficiency. ® is a U.S. registered mark. NERGY P/NO : MFL57982640...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 2 proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer's CAUTION instruction has been adhered to. RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK CAUTION: This product employs a Laser System. DO NOT OPEN To ensure proper use of this product, please read CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC this owner’s manual carefully and retain it for future SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK)
Some functions of this unit are controlled by the “DVD Logo” is a trademark of DVD Format/Logo tional information on AACS, BD-ROM Mark, BD+, TV’s remote control when this unit and LG TV’s with Licensing Corporation. or this product, please contact an authorized SIMPLINK are connected through HDMI connec- Customer Service Centre.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 5 Introduction Handling the Unit When shipping the unit To ensure proper use of this product, please read this owner’s manual Please save the original shipping carton and packing materials. If you need carefully and retain for future reference. to ship the unit, for maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was This manual provides information on the operation and maintenance of originally packed at the factory.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 6 Playable Discs Notes: Depending on the conditions of the recording equipment or the CD- Blu-ray Disc R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) disc itself, some CD-R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) discs - Discs such as movies that can be purchased or rented cannot be played on the unit.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 7 BD-ROM Disc Features Menu sounds When you highlight or select a menu option, sounds can be heard such as BD-ROM Discs can store 25 GB (single layer) or 50 GB (dual layer) on a button clicks or a voice-over explaining the highlighted menu choice.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 8 Regional Code Certain System Requirements This unit has a regional code printed on the rear of the unit. This unit can For high definition video playback: play only BD-ROM or DVD discs labeled same as the rear of the unit or •...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 9 Remote control X (PAUSE): Pauses playback. OPEN/CLOSE (Z): Opens and closes the disc tray. m / M (SCAN): Searches backward or forward. TV POWER: Switches the TV ON or OFF. . / > (SKIP): Go to next or previous chapter / track / file.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 10 Front panel a Disc Tray g x (STOP) Insert a disc here. Stops playback. b OPEN/CLOSE (Z) h . / > (SKIP) Opens or closes the disc tray. Go to next or previous file/track/chapter. c 1 1 (POWER) Button i USB Port Switches the unit ON or OFF.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 11 Rear panel a AC IN connector e LAN port Connect the supplied power cord. Connect a network with an always-on broadband connection. b COMPONENT VIDEO OUT (Y P f VIDEO OUT Connect to a TV with Y Pb Pr inputs. Connect to a TV with video inputs.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 12 Connections to Your TV Connect the HDMI jack on the player to the HDMI jack on a HDMI compatible TV or monitor (H). Set the TV’s source to HDMI (refer to TV’s Owner’s manual). Make one of the following connections, depending on the capabilities of your existing equipment.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 13 Additional Information for HDMI Tip: • When you connect a HDMI or DVI compatible device make sure of the When you use COMPONENT VIDEO OUT connection, you can change following: the resolution for the output. (Refer to “Resolution setting” on page 16-17.) - Try switching off the HDMI/DVI device and this player.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 14 Connecting to an Amplifier Connecting to an Amplifier via HDMI Output Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the corresponding in jack on your Make one of the following connections, depending on the capabilities of amplifier.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 15 The unit’s Audio Output Specifications Notes: • You must select a digital audio output and a maximum sampling frequency that your Amplifier (or AV receiver) accepts using [SPDIF], Jack/ SPDIF (DIGITAL AUDIO OUT) [HDMI] and [Sampling Freq.] options on the [Setup] menu (see page 23- Analog Output Setting Primary...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 16 *3 If the [HDMI] or [SPDIF] option is set to [DTS re-encode], the audio Resolution Setting output is limited to 48 kHz and 5.1 Ch. The player provides several output resolutions for HDMI OUT and •...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 17 Available resolution according to the resolution setting When the 1080p/24Hz video source is outputted via HDMI connection, the VIDEO OUT and COMPONENT VIDEO OUT will not output any video signal. • When the non-copy protected media is playing back Even if the resolution is set to 1080p, non-copy protected BDs and DVDs playback are outputted at 1080i resolution.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 18 Internet connection • Since there are various connection configurations, please follow the specifications of your telecommunication carrier or internet service provider. This player can be connected to a local area network (LAN) via the LAN port on the rear panel.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 19 • A DSL modem is required to use DSL service and a cable modem is Network update notification required to use cable modem service. Depending on the access method If there is a new software is uploaded in the update server, this player let of and subscriber agreement with your ISP, you may not be able to use you know that there is a new software update available through via net- the internet connection feature contained in this player or you may be...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 20 Notes: Using a USB Flash Drive • This unit supports only USB Flash Drive with FAT16 or FAT32 format. This unit can play the movie, music and photo ON REMOTE • The USB Flash Drive can be used for the local storage for enjoying files contained on the USB Flash Drive.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 21 Using the Home Menu Adjust the Setup settings ON REMOTE ON REMOTE 1 Displays the [Home Menu]: HOME 1 Displays the [Home Menu]: HOME 2 Select an option: b b B B 2 Select the [Setup] option: b b B B , ENTER 3 Displays the selected option menu: ENTER...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 22 [DISPLAY] Menu [480p] – Outputs 480 lines progressive video. [480i] – Outputs 480 lines of interlaced video. 1080p Display Mode When the resolution is set to 1080p, select [24Hz] for smooth presentation of film material (1080/24p) with a HDMI-equipped display compatible with 1080/24p input.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 23 [LANGUAGE] Menu [AUDIO] Menu Each disc has a variety of audio output options. Set the player’s Audio options according to the type of audio system you use. Note: Since many factors affect the type of audio output, see “The unit’s Audio Output Specifications”...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 24 [LOCK] Menu (Parental Control) Note: The [LOCK] settings affect only BD and DVD playback. When [HDMI] option is set to [PCM Multi-Ch], the audio may output as PCM Stereo if the PCM Multi-Ch information is not detected from HDMI device with EDID.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 25 If you forget your password If you forget your password, you can clear it using the following steps: Remove any disc that might be in the player. Select [LOCK] option in the [Setup] menu. Use Number buttons to enter “210499”.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 26 [NETWORK] Menu How to check the network configuration Select [IP Mode] option and check the Network status indicator shown The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the software update, BD Live above the menu. (The Network status indicator changes according to and YouTube features.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 27 [OTHERS] Menu Software Update You can update the software by connecting the unit directly to the software update server (see page 41). DivX Registration Code ® DivX is a digital video format created by DivX, Inc. This is an official DivX Certified or DivX Ultra Certified device that plays DivX video.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 28 Resume playback AVCHD DivX Play a disc During playback, press STOP (x) to stop playback. ON REMOTE The unit records the stopped point, depending on the disc. “Xx” appears on the screen briefly. Press PLAY (N) to resume playback (from the 1 Open the disc tray: OPEN/CLOSE (Z Z ) scene point).
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 29 Playing repeatedly Using the search menu AVCHD DivX During playback, press REPEAT repeatedly to select a desired repeat During playback, press SEARCH to display the search menu. mode. The current title, chapter or track will be played back repeatedly. To Press b / B to skip the playback 15 seconds forward or backward.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 30 Selecting a subtitle language Last Scene Memory AVCHD DivX During playback, press SUBTITLE ON/OFF to switch the subtitle on or off This unit memorizes the last scene from the last disc that is viewed. The and press SUBTITLE repeatedly to select a desired subtitle language.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 31 Moving to another title/chapter/track Displaying disc information AVCHD DivX ON REMOTE When a disc has more than one title/chapter/track, you can move to 1 Play the disc loaded on the unit: PLAY another title/chapter/track. Press DISPLAY during playback then use v / V to select the 2 Displays the playback menu: DISPLAY...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 32 Caution: Enjoying BD-LIVE™ Do not extract the connected USB device while content is being down- loaded or a Blu-ray disc is still in the disc tray. Doing so may damage the ON REMOTE connected USB device and BD-Live features may not operate properly 1 Inserts a BD-ROM disc with BD-LIVE™...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 33 Playing secondary video (picture-in-picture) and Playing a movie secondary audio The player can play DivX files on the disc/USB Secondary video can be played from a disc compatible with the picture-in- Flash Drives and video contents recorded on a picture function.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 34 Movie List menu options DivX file requirement DivX file compatibility with this player is limited as follows: Use v / V to select a title on the [MOVIE] menu then press ENTER. The menu options appear. •...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 35 • On the [MUSIC] menu, use red or blue button to move to the Listening to music previous or next page. • The equalizer indicator is not coupled with the music in play back. The player can play Audio CDs and MP3/WMA files.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 36 MP3/WMA audio file requirement Viewing a photo File extensions: “.mp3”, “.wma” This unit can play a photo files. Before playing Sampling frequency: within 8 - 48 kHz (MP3), within 32 - 48kHz (WMA) photo files, read “Photo file requirement” on page ON REMOTE Bit rate: within 8 - 320kbps (MP3), within 32 - 192kbps (WMA) CD-R/RW, DVD±R/RW, BD-R/RE Format:...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 37 • Select a folder then press ENTER and you can view the files in the Photo file requirement folder. If you want to move to the upper directory, use v/V/b/B to File extensions: “.jpg”, “.jpeg”, “.png” highlight [UP Folder] and press ENTER.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 38 a Featured – The featured videos list will be displayed. Playing YouTube videos b Recent Videos – The most recently updated videos list will be displayed. ON REMOTE c Most Viewed – The most viewed videos list will be displayed. The 1 Check the network connection and settings: –...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 39 About YouTube playback screen Press DISPLAY to toggle between playback in full screen and playback screen with content detail. 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.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 40 Searching videos You can search for videos by entering search words of up to 30 charac- ters. 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.
In this case, you can obtain the latest soft- • If you cancel the update. turn off the power and turn it on for stable ware from the authorized LG Electronics Service Centre then update performance. your player. Refer to “Customer Support” on page 45.
TV with the numerical buttons (see the table below). You can control your TV using the buttons below. Release the TV POWER button to complete setting. Manufacturer Code Number LG / GoldStar 1 (Default), 2 Zenith 1, 3, 4 TV POWER...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 43 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 Language Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Afar 6565 Croatian...
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 44 Troubleshooting Symptom Possible Cause Correction • The power cord is disconnected. • Plug the power cord into the wall outlet securely. No power. • No disc is inserted. • Insert a disc. (Check the disc indicator in the display win- The power is on, but the dow is lit.) player does not work.
The unit is plugged in, but the power will not turn on or off. To obtain the latest software for this player (if updates have been made), • The front panel display is not working. please visit http://lgservice.com or contact LG Electronics customer care • The unit is not operating normally. centre.
BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 46 Specifications General System Power requirements: AC 200-240 V, 50/60 Hz Laser: Semiconductor laser, wavelength: 405nm / 650 nm Power consumption: Signal system: Standard NTSC colour TV system Dimensions (W x H x D): Approx. 430 x 54 x 245 mm without foot Frequency response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz Net Weight (Approx.):...
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BD370-N_BPHLLLK_ENG 4/1/09 5:43 PM Page 48 Open source software notice • HarfBuzz IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDER BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSE- This product includes QUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFT- •...