4-418-130- Blu-ray Disc™/ DVD Home Theatre System Operating Instructions BDV-N790W/BDV-T79...
Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet. NOTE: To reduce the risk of fire, do not This equipment has been tested and cover the ventilation opening of the found to comply with the limits for...
If the provided and meets the FCC radio frequency • As the main plug is used to plug does not fit into your (RF) Exposure Guidelines in disconnect the unit from the outlet, consult an electrician for Supplement C to OET65.
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Panel Display and Power Step 2: Connecting the System... 14 Indicator ......... 38 Connecting the speakers ..14 Saving Power in Standby Mode ... 38 Connecting the TV .....16 Browsing Websites ....... 39 Connecting the other components Further Settings for the Wireless (Set-top box, etc.) ....17...
Index to Parts and Controls For more information, refer to the pages indicated in parentheses. Front panel FUNCTION Slot USB 2 A Disc slot (page 25) About soft-touch buttons/ indicators B Front panel display These buttons function when the soft-touch (remote sensor) button indicators are lit.
D Lights up when muting is on. item being decoded. E Lights up when the HDMI (OUT) jack is correctly connected to an HDCP (High- bandwidth Digital Content Protection) compliant device with HDMI or DVI (Digital Visual Interface) input.
A "/1 (Power) C Wireless transceiver (EZW-RT50) slot B LINK/STANDBY indicator (page 21) D SPEAKERS jacks You can check the status of wireless E SECURE LINK button (page 40) transmission between the main unit and Starts the Secure Link function.
(The location returns to standby mode differs based on the selected function.) If any button on the unit or remote is not pressed RETURN within 30 minutes, the system automatically Returns to the previous display.
E SOUND MODE +/– (page 23) G MUTING Selects the sound mode. Turns off the sound temporarily. HOME (pages 22, 34, 35, 36, 39, 40, 42) VOL +/– (page 34) Enters or exits the system’s home menu. Adjusts the volume.
FRONT L SUBWOOFER CENTER • Do not lean or hang on a speaker, as it may fall down. • The speaker of this set is not anti-magnetic. This may result in color unevenness when it is placed near a CRT TV or projector.
To the surround amplifier Blue Gray (Surround right (Surround left speaker (R)) speaker (L)) IMPEDANCE USE 3-16 SPEAKERS...
High Speed HDMI cable If the HDMI IN jack of your TV is compatible with the ARC (Audio Return Channel) function, an HDMI cable connection can also send a digital audio signal from the TV. For setting the Audio Return Channel function, see [Audio Return Channel] (page 46).
Signal flow : Video signal : Audio signal System * This connection is unnecessary for connection A (HDMI connection). Select one of the following connection methods according to the jack type of the component. AUDIO USB 1 OPTICAL ANTENNA VIDEO OUT...
“HDMI2” function is selected. • To send an audio signal from the HDMI (IN 1/2) jacks to the HDMI (OUT) jack, you may need to change the audio output setting. For details, see [Audio Output] in [Audio Settings] (page 44).
Connect to the network by making a LAN cable connection as follows. FM wire antenna (aerial) (supplied) Rear panel of the unit • Be sure to fully extend the FM wire antenna (aerial). • After connecting the FM wire antenna (aerial), keep USB 1 OPTICAL VIDEO OUT it as horizontal as possible.
• If security is set on your wireless network, the Step 4: Setting up the security key (WEP key, WPA key)**. Wireless System * SSID (Service Set Identifier) is a name that identifies a particular wireless network. ** You need to check the settings of your wireless...
The surround amplifier turns on automatically when the main unit is turned on and wireless transmission is activated. Connect the AC power cord (mains lead) of the surround amplifier.
• HDMI cable connection: Follow the Easy Setup instructions that are displayed on the TV screen. Follow the Steps below to make the basic • Video cord connection: Select [16:9] or adjustments and network settings for the system. [4:3] so that the picture is displayed Displayed items vary depending on the country correctly.
The system provides the (“MOVIE”) optimized sound for watching movies. [Music] The system provides the Some functions may be changed via the TV screen by (“MUSIC”) optimized sound for listening to pressing FUNCTION, X/x, and music. [Audio Enhancer] The system optimizes 2-channel (“ENHANCER”)
(“DEMO SND”) sound, suitable for presentations, etc. • If you set the sound mode to [Auto] and play Internet content of the Berlin Philharmonic, the system enters to “BERLIN PHILHARMONIC HALL” mode automatically (only for areas that are offered the service).
• To delete data in the USB memory, select [Erase BD Playback Data] in [Video], and press . All data stored in the buda folder will be deleted. Playing a Disc Enjoying Blu-ray 3D For playable discs, see “Playable Discs”...
• Do not remove the USB device during C The currently selected audio setting operation. To avoid data corruption or damage D Available functions ( to the USB device, turn the system off before angle, audio, connecting or removing the USB device.
USB 1 port or USB 2 port of the unit • To change a system setting, such as the sound mode setting, while viewing images from your iPod/iPhone on your TV, select the input on your TV for this system before operating the system.
You can play video/music/photo files on other • Some Internet content requires registration via a PC DLNA-certified components by connecting before it can be played. For further details, visit the them to your home network. following website: http://www.sony.com/blurayhtsupport/ This unit can be used as a player and renderer.
STREAMING) [Music], or [Photo] in the home menu, then select the file that you want to play. You can play the same music at the same time Server across all Sony components which are compatible with the PARTY STREAMING function and connected to your home network.
A Content details Displays a list of related information, such as • If content that is not compatible with the PARTY title, cast, track, or artist. STREAMING function is played, the system closes PARTY automatically. B [Playback History] Displays a list of previously played BD-ROM/ To use the system as a PARTY DVD-ROM/CD-DA (music CD) titles.
3D video automatically. beautifully reproduced black tones. • 3D video from the HDMI [Pause] Pauses playback. (IN 1) or HDMI (IN 2) jack [Top Menu] Displays the BD’s or DVD’s is output regardless of this Top Menu. setting. [Menu/Popup Menu] Displays the BD-ROM’s...
Press C/c to adjust the delay between [Slideshow Effect] Sets the effect when playing a the picture and sound. slideshow. You can adjust from 0 ms to 300 ms in 25 [Slideshow BGM] • [Off]: Turns off the ms increments. function.
With a CD, you can select the sound from the (DUAL MONO) right or left channel and listen to the sound of the You can enjoy multiplex broadcast sound when selected channel through both the right and left the system receives or plays a Dolby Digital speakers.
The setting is made. • You can select the preset station number directly • You can set [FM Mode] to each preset station by pressing the number buttons. separately. • Each time you press DISPLAY, the display in...
HDMI input to which the system is connected. System Power Off You can turn the system off in sync with the TV. Calibrating the • The system does not turn off automatically while playing music or when set to the “FM” function.
[Surround Left/Right] 0.0 dB: Set the surround (OUT) jack. speaker level. [Subwoofer] 0.0 dB: Set the subwoofer level. • To adjust the volume of all the speakers at one time, press VOL +/–. x [Relocation] You can correct the speaker position virtually to improve the surround effect.
“UNLOCK” appears in the front panel Changing the Brightness display. of the Front Panel • When you operate the buttons on the unit while the child lock function is on, “LOCKED” flashes in the Display and Power front panel display.
Press C/c to select [Network]. Press X/x to select [Internet Browser], then press The [Internet Browser] display appears. • Some websites may not display correctly, or not function. A Page title To enter a URL B Page address Select [URL entry] from the options menu.
[Secure Link] browser cookies. • [SSL Alarm Display]: Sets You can specify the wireless connection to link whether to enable or disable the main unit to the surround amplifier using the SSL. Secure Link function. [Input] Displays the software This function can help prevent interference if...
For the main unit Select [Off] on Step 6 above. For the surround amplifier Press and hold SECURE LINK on the rear of the surround amplifier until the LINK/STANDBY indicator turns green or flashes green. If wireless transmission is...
[Off]: Select this to display all contents in 2D. video-based material will always be selected regardless of the material. • 3D video from the HDMI (IN 1) or HDMI (IN 2) jack is output regardless of this setting. x [Output Video Format] [HDMI]: Normally select [Auto].
Normally select this position. [Frame]: The picture, including subjects that do • When [Control for HDMI] is set to [On] (page 46), not move dynamically, is output in high [Audio Output] is set to [Speaker + HDMI] resolution.
Scenes may be blocked or replaced with display for entering the language code appears. different scenes. Follow the on-screen Enter the code for your language by referring to instructions and enter your four-digit password. “Language Code List” (page 60). x [BD Parental Control]/[DVD Parental...
[Audio Return Channel] [Music Settings] This function is available when you connect the system to a TV’s HDMI IN jack that is compatible with the Audio Return Channel function. x [Super Audio CD Playback Layer] [Super Audio CD]: Plays the Super Audio CD [Auto]: The system can receive the digital audio layer.
[Wired Setup]: Select this when you connect to a broadband router using a LAN cable. [External Input [Wireless Setup(built-in)]: Select this when you use the wireless LAN that is built into the system Settings] for wireless network connection. [View Network Status]: Displays the current The skip setting is a convenient feature that network status.
Follow the on-screen instructions. [Resetting] x [Reset to Factory Default Settings] You can reset the system settings to the factory default by selecting the group of settings. All the settings within the group will be reset. x [Initialize Personal Information] You can erase your personal information stored in the system.
On operation • To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not place objects • If the system is brought directly from a cold to a warm filled with liquids, such as vases, on the system, or location, or is placed in a very damp room, moisture place the system near water, such as near a bathtub or may condense on the lenses inside the unit.
If you leave the still video image or on-screen display image displayed • To keep the disc clean, handle the disc by its on your TV for an extended period of time you risk edge. Do not touch the surface.
In the event of a problem with the wireless t Press "/1 to turn off the system, and check the sound function, have a Sony dealer check the following items after “STANDBY”...
Select the input on your TV for this system. resolution selected in [Output Video Format] is incorrect. Sound t Press and hold N and VOL – on the unit for more than 5 seconds to reset the video output There is no sound. resolution to the lowest resolution.
Wireless transmission is not activated or t Do not install the unit and surround amplifier there is no sound from the surround in a closed rack, on a metal rack, or under a speakers. table. t Check the status of the LINK/STANDBY indicator on the surround amplifier.
(USB) port. t The system cannot play a recorded disc that is t Check if the USB device or a cable is damaged. t Check if the USB device is on. not correctly finalized (page 55). t If the USB device is connected via a USB hub, File names are not displayed correctly.
The system cannot connect to the network or postscripts are recordable. the network connection is unstable. A CD or DVD disc will not play if it has not been t Check if the wireless LAN router is on. correctly finalized. For more information, refer to the...
The system does not play these files via the DLNA function. The system plays SD resolution only via the DLNA function. The system does not play animated PNG or animated GIF files. For MPO files other than 3D, the key image or the first image is displayed.
Audio a: Supported format. –: Unsupported format. • HDMI (IN 1) and HDMI (IN 2) do not input sound in the case of an audio format that contains copy protections such as Super Audio CD or DVD-Audio. • For LPCM 2ch format, the supported sampling frequency of the digital signal is up to 96 kHz when using the “HDMI1”...
0.7 kg (1 lb 9 oz) than 1% total harmonic Surround (SS-TSB111) distortion from 250 milli Dimensions (approx.) 98 mm × 255 mm × 91 mm watts to rated output. in × 10 in × 3 POWER OUTPUT (reference) (w/h/d)
Mass (approx.) 10 g ( Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. • Standby power consumption 0.3W (Main Unit), 0.2W (Surround Amplifier). • Over 85% power efficiency of amplifier block is achieved with the full digital amplifier, S-Master.
Network Settings 47 D.C.A.C. (Digital Cinema Auto Network Update 42 Calibration) 35 Test Tone 37 DLNA 28, 47 TV Screen Size Setting for 3D Dolby Digital 33 OSD Language 46 DTS 33 Output Video Format 43 TV Type 43 DVD 55...