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RCA RTD120 User Manual

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  • Page 2 C.P . 06700. México, D.F. Telefono: 52-55-11-020360 RFC: CTM-980723-KS5 EXPORTER Thomson Inc. P .O. Box 1976 Indianapolis, IN 46206 - 1976 © 2004 Thomson Inc. Trademark(s) ® Registered Marca(s) Registrada(s) Marque(s) Deposée 55787740 (EN) Printed in China / Impreso en China...
  • Page 3 RTD120 It is important to read this instruction book prior to using your new product for the first time.
  • Page 4: Fcc Information

    For instructions on how to obtain service, refer to the warranty included in this Guide. Product Dolby Digital DVD Amplifier Brand: RCA Model: RTD120 Electrical current consumption 120V 60Hz 70 Watts IMPORTER Comercializadora Thomson de México, S.A. de C.V.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Connections Connecting to speakers ... 6 Connecting to TV and additional components ... 7 Basic Setup Setting up the Digital Home Theater system ... 8 General setup ... 8 Audio setup ... 9 Playmode setup ... 10 Setting the language ... 11 Setting the parental ...
  • Page 6: General Information

    General Information Features • DVD player built-in Dolby Digital • Analog amplifier. • Conforming DVD, SVCD, VCD1.1, VCD2.0, mp3, CDR, CDRW and CDDA discs. • DVD navigation and SVCD, VCD 2.0 PBC controlling functions. • OSD menu display. • Full function remote control. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories.
  • Page 7: Function Overview

    Front panel RTD 120 PROGRESSIVE SCAN HOME THEATRE SYSTEM ON/STANDBY CD-R / RW COMPATIBLE 1. ON/STANDBY Switch the main power on /off. 2. SOURCE Press to select source: DVD/CD, AUX1, AUX2 3. OPEN/CLOSE Press to open/close the disc tray. (Only under DVD/CD mode) 4.
  • Page 8: Back Panel

    Function Overview Back panel 1. SPEAKER Connect to the supplied speakers. 2. OUTPUT SELECTOR Select either S-video ,component video output with progressive scan (480p P.scan) or component video output without progressive scan (480i). 3. S-VIDEO OUT Connect to TV with S-video input. 4.
  • Page 9: Remote Control

    5. MUTE • To mute / unmute all the audio outputs. 6. INPUT • To select the input of a GE / RCA TV. Function Overview 7. Adjustment Buttons • When the display shows the general setup page, press the arrow...
  • Page 10: Connections

    Connections FRONT RIGHT Connecting to Speakers Remember to match the colors of the speaker wires to jacks on the back panel. • Connect the speaker wire its corresponding terminal jacks. To avoid short-circuiting the speakers • Short-circuiting of the speakers may damage the system. To prevent this, make sure to take the following precau- tions when connecting the speakers.
  • Page 11: Connecting To Tv And Additional Components

    Connecting to TV and additional components • Use the supplied audio cables to connect AUX 1 jacks to the corresponding audio output jacks on the TV, VCR or other audio/visual components. • Connect the S-VIDEO OUT jack to the S-Video input jack on the TV using a S-Video cable.
  • Page 12: Basic Setup

    Basic Setup Setting up the Home Theater system You must connect all the speakers and setup the system properly in order to enjoy the Cinema experience at home. The subwoofer can enhance the bass performance of your system dramatically. 1 Press the EQUALIZER button to select a channel. The level of the channel (FL, C, FR, SUB, SL, SR) will appear on the screen.
  • Page 13: Audio Setup

    Audio Setup Set downmix mode Downmix This function can convert a multi-channel audio source to a two channel stereo signal. The options are Stereo and Off. Speaker setup Level Setting 1 Distance setup In order to make the surround sound more effective and suit the acoustic conditions in your listening room, you may need to delay the signal coming from some of the speakers by setting the distance between the speakers...
  • Page 14: Playmode Setup

    Basic Setup Play mode setup Setting the Program • Use to select a Title / Chapter. • Select Add to add a new chapter to the program list. • Select Delete to delete a chapter from the program list. • Select Play to play the program list. Preferences setup Setting the language This is to select the audio language, subtitle language and...
  • Page 15: Setting The Parental

    Lock setup Use password to lock player Lock player/Unlock player If you choose Lock player, you have to input the password before entering the Lock setup menu. Change password To change password, you should select Lock player first. If you forget the NEW password •...
  • Page 16: Playing Discs

    Playing Discs General operation 1 When you complete all the connections, plug the AC power cord of the player. 2 Press ON/STANDBY to switch on the main power. 3 Press SOURCE to select the input source. 4 Press OPEN/CLOSE to open the disc tray, press again to close the disc tray.
  • Page 17: Picture Zooming

    Subtitles Icon (DVD Info Display) By default, subtitles are off. To turn subtitles on: 1 While a disc is playing, press INFO (the Info Display appears). 2 Use the button to scroll to the Subtitle icon. 3 To change the subtitle language, press the repeatedly to see what subtitle languages are available (the subtitle language option appear in the box at the bottom of the Info Display).
  • Page 18: Playing Mp3 Music Files And Displaying Jpeg Files

    Playing Discs Playing mp3 music files and displaying JPEG files This unit is able to play mp3 files and view JPEG image files. Please read the following for detailed procedures. 1 Open the tray by pressing the OPEN•CLOSE button. 2 Place the disc with the printed side facing up. 3 If the AutoPlay option in the Play Mode menu is enabled, the disc’s contents are displayed, otherwise press PLAY to display them.
  • Page 19: Using The Vcd Menu

    Using the VCD menu 1 Press INFO while playing a VCD. The VCD menu appears on the TV screen. The contents of the menu vary from disc to disc. 2 Use the buttons to select the item you want to change.
  • Page 20: Using The Cd Menu

    Playing Discs Using the CD menu 1 Press INFO while playing a CD. The CD menu appears on the TV screen. The contents of the menu vary from disc to disc. 2 Use the buttons to select the item you want to change.
  • Page 21: Table Of Contents Troubleshooting

    If you experience any of the following difficulties while using the system, use this troubleshooting guide to help you remedy the problem. Should any problem persist, consult your nearest service center. No power • Is the power cord firmly plugged into the power outlet? •...
  • Page 22: Specifications

    Specifications Amplifier section Total harmonic distortion ... 10% at rated power (1 kHz) Front left / right speakers ... 2 x 15W, 2 channels driven at Rear left / right speakers ... 2 x 15W, 2 channels driven at Center speaker ... 1 x 15W, driven at 10%THD Subwoofer power ...
  • Page 23: Care And Maintenance

    Disconnect the audio system from the power source before performing any maintenance. Cleaning Clean the exterior of the system using a soft dust cloth. The player CAUTION! This system operates with a laser. It must only be opened by a qualified technician. •...
  • Page 24: Limited Warranty (U.s.)

    What we will do: • Pay any Authorized RCA Audio Service Center the labor charges to repair your unit. • Pay any Authorized RCA Audio Service Center for the new or, at our option, refurbished replacement parts required to repair your unit.