01371A SV-646I/XFA-GB1 8/27/56 1:29 PM Page 1 VIDEO CASSETTE RECORDER Hi-Fi NICAM & A2 STEREO SV-646I Instruction Manual www.samsungvcr.com...
IDEO ASSETTE ECORDER Deciding How to Connect Your VCR... Connecting Your VCR to the TV using the Coaxial Cable... Connecting Your VCR to the TV using the RCA Cable... Connecting Other Equipment to Your VCR... Plug &Auto Set Up... Tuning your Television for the VCR...
The following illustrations represent precautions. The lightning bolt is a warning sign alerting you to dangerous voltage inside the product. DO NOT OPEN THE VCR. Refer to service personnel. Do NOT expose the VCR to Do NOT expose the VCR to extreme temperature condi- direct sunlight.
MENU SELECTION UP BUTTON MENU SELECTION BUTTON OK BUTTON TIMER BUTTON Accessories You have just purchased a SAMSUNG Video Cassette Recorder (VCR). Together with your VCR, you will find the following accessories in the box. REMOTE CONTROL & OWNER’S INSTRUCTIONS BATTERIES “AA”...
Satellite receiver coaxial cable You can connect your VCR to the television using the RCA cable if the appropriate input is available on the television. You thus: Obtain better quality sound and pictures Simplify the setting up procedure of your VCR Regardless of the type of connection chosen, you must always connect the coaxial cable supplied.
Page 10 Connecting Other Equipment to Your VCR You can connect other audio and/or video equipment to your VCR in different ways. The following illustrations give a few examples of the connection possibilities. The RCA input/output connectors on the front of the VCR are used for equipment, such as camcorders, VCRs or sound systems.
8/27/56 1:29 PM Page 12 Tuning Your Television for the VCR You must tune your television for the VCR only if you are not using a RCA cable To view pictures from your VCR when a RCA cable is used, the television must be set to the audio/video mode (AV).
Do not mix different battery types (manganese and alkaline for example). Setting the Date and Time Your VCR contains a 24-hour clock and calendar used to: Automatically stop programme recording Preset your VCR to record a programme automatically You must set the date and time when:...
M E N U Setting the VCR Output Channel Your VCR output channel may need to be changed if the pictures suffer from interference or if your TV cannot find the pictures. Also, you can change the VCR output channel to adjust the frequency in which information is displayed on the screen.
You do not need to preset the stations if you have already set them automatically (see Plug & Auto Set Up on page 11). Your VCR contains a built-in tuner used to receive television broadcasts. You must preset the stations received through the tuner. This can be done: Plug &...
I N S T A L L A T I O N AUTO SET UP MANUAL SET UP Press the corresponding TV SYSTEM option is selected. VCR OUTPUT CH :CH36 Press the button to select this option. Result: TV STATION TABLE D:M E N U Press the corresponding TV station (PR) is selected.
01371A SV-646I/XFA-GB2 8/27/56 1:30 PM Page 20 Selecting the Cassette Type If you wish to use the tape counter to display the time remaining on a cassette, you must indicate the type of cassette inserted. Press MENU on the remote control. Result: The programming menu is displayed.
Switch on the television. To monitor the programme being recorded, select the television channel reserved for use with your VCR (or the AV input if used). Insert the cassette on which the programme is to be recorded, with the window visible and the safety tab intact or the opening covered with adhesive tape.
8/27/56 1:32 PM Page 24 Using the Timer Programming Feature The Timer Programming feature allows you to preset the VCR to record a programme up to one month before that programme is to be broadcast. Up to six programmes can be preset.
Page 26 Playing a Cassette This function allows you to play back any pre-recorded cassette. Switch on both the television and your VCR. Insert the video cassette to be played. If the safety tab on the cassette is intact, press Otherwise, the cassette is played automatically.
When you have been using the Frame-by-Frame function Channel II-(SUB) for more than about five minutes, the VCR will auto- heard from both Heard in matically play to protect the cassette and video heads. the left and the monaural.
If you press and HOLD down the search at 9 times the normal speed. Releasing the return the VCR to search at 5 times the normal speed. To return to normal playback mode, press the Whilst in Picture Search mode, if you press the the VCR will enter normal Fast Forward mode.
Indicates the elapsed time in the play and record modes (hours, minutes and seconds) Is reset when a cassette is inserted in the VCR Allows you to find the beginning of a sequence easily If the remaining time is to be calculated correctly, you must indicate the type of cassette being used.
Press the F.ADV ( advance frame by frame, until the exact recording position is located. While the VCR is in still mode, hold the REC button down for a while to activate the Assemble Edit function. Result: Record symbol flashes in the display.
01371A SV-646I/XFA-GB4 8/27/56 1:33 PM Page 36 Using the TV Buttons on the Remote Control Your VCR remote control will work with Samsung televisions and compatible brands. To determine whether your television is compatible, follow the instructions below. Switch your television on.
2.8 Kg (net) Dimensions (WxHxD) 360 x 94 x 240 mm Problems and Solutions Before contacting the Samsung after-sales service, perform the following simple checks. Problem No power You cannot insert a video cassette The television programme was not recorded Timer recording was unsuccessful <NTSC>...
01371A SV-646I/XFA-GB4 8/27/56 1:33 PM Page 40 TV Frequency Table (System B/G-D/K-I) 002~012 :CCIR STD VHF 244~250 :MOROCCO 013~020 :ITALY 251~255 :BELGUIM 021~069 :CCIR STD UHF 071~075 :CCIR CABLE 201~241 :CCIR STD CABLE DISP CH Band DISP CH Band 48.25 CCIR 783.25 55.25...