Samsung BD-E5900 User Manual

Samsung BD-E5900 User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    BD-E5900 Blu-ray Disc Player ™ user manual imagine the possibilities Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. To receive more complete service, please register your product at
  • Page 2: Warning

  • Page 3: Precautions

    - Hold the disc by the edges so that fingerprints Do not install near any heat sources such will not get on the surface. as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other - Do not stick paper or tape on the disc.
  • Page 4: Using The 3D Function

    3D play mode. technical assistance. Do not use the product. • You must use a high-speed HDMI cable for Using the product as it is may cause a fire or an proper output of the 3D signal. electric shock.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Tour of the Remote Control Accessing the AllShare Play Screen CONNECTIONS The AllShare Play Screen at a Glance playing Files on a USB device or USB Compatible Mobile phone Connecting to a TV playing Commercial Audio discs Connecting to an Audio System...
  • Page 6 Creating a Playlist from a CD Troubleshooting Ripping Repairs playing photo Contents Specifications Using the Tools Menu Using the Tools Menu when a file is highlighted NETWORK SERvICES Using Smart Hub Smart Hub at a Glance Using the Web Browser Bd-LIVE™...
  • Page 7: Getting Started

    \ Your player will not play content that has been recorded on a DVD-R at a bit-rate that exceeds 10 Mbps. \ Your player will not play content that has been recorded on a BD-R or USB device at a bitrate that exceeds 25 Mbps.
  • Page 8: Region Code

    Logos of Discs the player can play Both players and discs are coded by region. These regional codes must match for a disc to play. If the codes do not match, the disc will not play. The Region Number for this player is displayed on...
  • Page 9: Supported Formats

    *.trp ` Limitations - Even when a file is encoded by a supported codec listed above, the file might not be played if its content is defective or corrupted. - Normal playback is not guaranteed if the file's container information is wrong or the file itself is corrupted.
  • Page 10 "loading" process. - H.264 : Supports up to BP/MP/HP Level 4.1. • The bigger the image resolution, the longer the - H.263 : Supports up to Profile3, restricted up to image takes to display. SD resolution. • This player cannot play MP3 files with DRM - WMV : Supports V9, VC1 SP/MP/AP L3.
  • Page 11: Accessories

    AVCHd (Advanced Video Codec High definition) • This player can play back AVCHD format discs. These discs are normally recorded and used in camcorders. • The AVCHD format is a high definition digital video camera format. • The MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format compresses images with greater efficiency than the conventional image compressing format.
  • Page 12: Front Panel

    \ To upgrade the player's software through the USB Host jack, you must use a USB memory stick. \ When the player displays the Blu-ray Disc menu, you cannot start the movie by pressing the Play button on the player or the remote.
  • Page 13: Remote Control

    \ If the remote does not operate properly: - Check the polarity +/– of the batteries. - Check if the batteries are drained. - Check if the remote sensor is blocked by obstacles. - Check if there is any fluorescent lighting nearby. | CAUTION | \ Dispose of batteries according to local environmental regulations.
  • Page 14: Connections

    \ Depending on your TV, certain HDMI output resolutions may not work. Please refer to the user manual of your TV. \ When you connect the player to your TV using the HDMI cable or to a new TV, and then turn it on for the first time, the player automatically sets the HDMI output resolution to the highest supported by the TV.
  • Page 15: Connecting To An Audio System

    - When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start. Method 1 Connecting to an HdMI supported AV receiver • Connect an HDMI cable (not supplied) from the HDMI OUT jack on the back of the product to the HDMI IN jack on your receiver.
  • Page 16: Connecting To A Network Router

    Broadband modem (with integrated router) | NOTE | Broadband \ If your wireless router supports DHCP, this player can use service a DHCP or static IP address to connect to the wireless network. \ Set your wireless router to Infrastructure mode. Ad-hoc mode is not supported.
  • Page 17: Settings

    3) Set the TV to the Initial Settings Procedure. | NOTE | \ If you leave the player in the stop mode for more than 5 minutes without using it, a screen saver will appear on your TV. If the player is left in the screen saver mode for more than 20 minutes, the power will automatically turn off.
  • Page 18: Accessing The Settings Screen

    ▲▼◄► buttons to select the appears. function, menu item, or option. The explanation will usually appear on the right side of the screen. A short description of each Settings function starts on the next page. Additional information on...
  • Page 19: Settings Menu Functions

    BD Wise is Samsung's latest inter-connectivity feature. When you connect a Samsung player and a Samsung TV with BD Wise to each other via HDMI, and BD Wise Bd Wise is on in both the player and TV, the player outputs video at the video resolution and frame rate of the Blu-ray Disc/DVD.
  • Page 20 You can use the device to control the player. Note that if you set the Quick Start option to On Wi-Fi direct (See page 21), that Wi-Fi devices connected to your...
  • Page 21 AllShare Settings control whether each device (a smartphone, a tablet, etc.) can share content with or control the player. Lets you input a name for the player that will identify it device Name on your networks. Set various BD-Live function. BD-Live allows you to access extra features available on some Blu-ray Discs if you are connected to the Internet.
  • Page 22  Keyboard Settings : Lets you configure a wireless USB keyboard connected to the player. | NOTE | \ You can use the keyboard only when a QWERTY keyboard screen or window appears in the Web Browser.  Mouse Settings : Lets you configure a wireless USB mouse connected to the player.
  • Page 23 You can change the options listed below to match your preferences. General  Time Zone : Select the time zone in which you live.  Menu Transparency : Adjust the transparency of the menu box. For more information about the Software Upgrade...
  • Page 24: Networks And The Internet

    Unable to connect to the network. Try the following: If you are connecting to a wired network, connect - check if your IP address is set correctly in IP Settings. - Contact your Internet Service Provider for more information. the player to your router using a LAN cable before you start the configuration procedure.
  • Page 25 - Wireless Manual \ You should be able to find the Security Code or Pass - WPS(PBC) Phrase on one of the set up screens you used to set up When you configure the wireless network your router or modem.
  • Page 26: Wi-Fi Direct

    Select Wi-Fi direct, and then press the v | NOTE | button. \ You can get these values from your Internet provider. You The Wi-Fi Direct devices that you can can also view these values on most Windows computers. connect appear.
  • Page 27: Soft Ap

    Direct device. See the device's user manual access the Internet. for instructions. It requires that you create a security key which you When you have completed the procedure, must enter into the other Wi-Fi devices when you you should see a pop-up on your TV screen are connecting them to the network.
  • Page 28: Allshare Settings

    | NOTE | Select Network, and then press the v button. \ The upgrade is complete when the player turns off, and then turns on again by itself. Select AllShare Settngs, and then press the v button.
  • Page 29: By Usb

    | NOTE | downloaded by the player in Standby Mode. \ There should be no disc in the player when you upgrade If upgrade software has been downloaded, the software using the USB Host jack.
  • Page 30: Standby Mode Upgrade

    Standby mode with the power off. If it downloads new upgrade software, the player will ask you if you want to install it when you turn the player on. | NOTE | \ To use Standby Mode Upgrade function, your player must be connected to the Internet.
  • Page 31: Media Play

    The AllShare Play Screen | NOTE | For all media, except for commercail video discs, \ If the player is not connected to the network, My List is not the AllShare Play Main Screen or one of its displayed. subscreens is your primary means of accessing \ The AllShare Play screen will only display files of the and selecting content to view or play.
  • Page 32: Playing Commercial Audio Discs

    Home screen, press the YELLOW (C) button, Photos and then press the v button. Music " Enter ' Return \ If you insert a disc when playing a USB device or phone, Smart Hub Disc to Digital Settings the device mode changes to "Disc" automatically.
  • Page 33: Playing A Disc With User Recorded

    TOOLS button on your remote, and then track is playing. select Play Folder to play or view all the files in the folder \ All controls do not appear at the same time. automatically. Select the folder first before pushing the \ For more information about playing music, go to TOOLS button.
  • Page 34: Playing Content Located On Your Pc Or Dlna Device Through The Blu-Ray Disc Player

    Software Tab by clicking Play back the corresponding PDF file symbol in the File PC's files column on the right. The file, in PDF format, will AllShare Control PC's files to download and open. You can view and/or save...
  • Page 35: Controlling Video Playback

    Controlling video Playback – – You can control the playback of video content located on a DVD, USB, mobile device or PC. Depending SAMSUNG TV on the disc or contents, some of the functions described in this manual may not be available.
  • Page 36 | NOTE | (A). Full Screen \ Depending on the disc or storage device, the Tools menu Select to change the full screen size. may differ. See pages 39~41 for addtional options. \ Video files with high bitrates of 20Mbps or more strain the player's capabilities and may stop playing during playback.
  • Page 37: Controlling Music Playback

    File size, date created, etc. DISC MENU TITLE MENU | NOTE | TOOLS INFO POPUP \ Depending on the disc or storage device, the Tools menu may differ. See pages 39~41 for addtional options. Repeating Tracks on an Audio Cd RETURN EXIT HOME SMART...
  • Page 38: Creating A Playlist From A Cd

    | NOTE | Press the v button to begin the ripping process. The Ripping Completion Bar popup \ You can create a playlist with up to 99 tracks on Audio appears. CDs (CD-DA). When ripping is complete, the “Ripping is \ If you have created a playlist, Selection Play is replaced completed”...
  • Page 39: Playing Photo Contents

    However, the sound quality can be affected by the bitrate During playback, press the TOOLS button. of the MP3 file, the size of the photo, and the encoding method. Go to Photos...
  • Page 40 Appears on the View function screen. log in using the Log In function. Monthly Select to sort all photo or video files on 1. Use the ▲▼◄► buttons to a storage device by the month created. select a file, and then press the Selection Play lets you select specific v button.
  • Page 41 | NOTE | press the v button. \ Depending on the disc or storage device, the Tools menu Depending on the screen you are may differ. All options may not be displayed. viewing, select Delete to erase a file...
  • Page 42: Network Services

    | NOTE | • Provides a wide variety of fun and safe content \ The web location of the Smart Hub manual is subject to for children. change without notice. Navigation Help : Displays the remote control \ If the home page is updated or revised, the content buttons you can use to navigate in Smart Hub.
  • Page 43: Using The Web Browser

    : Reloads the current page so that it is \ When you run the Web Browser with the player connected refreshed on the screen. by HDMI to a BD Wise compatible TV - and BD Wise is on • : Moves to the Home screen of the Web - the browser is maximized to fill the screen and the TV's Browser.
  • Page 44: Bd-Live

    ' Return | NOTE | \ The way you use BD-LIVE and the provided contents may Go to (or the home site for differ, depending on the disc manufacturer. Disc to Digital application you downloaded) and create an account.
  • Page 45: Registering A Dvd Movie In Disc To Digital

    XXXXXX (2010) XXXX supported by this function. Activate Your Account to Create A Digital Copy To create a digital copy, you must first activate your account. Go to and enter the above code. Cancel / Open Menu ' Back Record the activation code.
  • Page 46: Appendix

    BD-ROM, DVD-VIDEO, and Audio CD (CD-DA); BD-RE/-R, DVD-RW/-R; and CD-RW/-R. • Discs other than the above cannot and/or is not intended to be played by this player. And some of the above discs may not play due to one or more reasons provided below.
  • Page 47: Copy Protection

    SAMSUNG customer care center. • Many Blu-ray Disc/DVDs are encoded with copy protection. Because of this, you should only connect your Player directly to your TV, not to a VCR. Connecting to a VCR results in a distorted picture from copy-protected Blu-ray Disc/DVDs.
  • Page 48: License

    Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any time, and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that any content or service will remain available for any period of time. Content and services are transmitted by third parties by means of networks and transmission facilities over which Samsung has no control.
  • Page 49 Rovi Data only by means of the intended End User functions of this application software. - You agree that you will use the Rovi Data, the Rovi Technology, and the Rovi Servers for your own personal non-commercial use only. You agree not to assign, copy, transfer or transmit the Rovi Data to any third party.
  • Page 50: Additional Information

    • When BD Wise is on, the Resolution setting automatically defaults to BD Wise and BD Wise appears in the Resolution menu. • If the player is connected to a device that does not support BD Wise, you can not use the BD Wise function.
  • Page 51 • What is a valid certificate? When the player uses BD-LIVE to send the disc data and a request to the server to certify the disc, the server uses the transmitted data to check if the disc is valid and sends the certificate back to the player.
  • Page 52: Resolution According To The Contents Type

    | NOTE | \ If the TV you connected to the player does not support Movie Frame or the resolution you selected, the message "If no pictures are shown after selecting 'Yes', please wait for 15 seconds to return to the previous resolution. Do you want to change the resolution?"...
  • Page 53: Digital Output Selection

    - Main Feature Audio : The audio soundtrack of the main feature. - BONUSVIEW audio : An additional soundtrack such as the director or actor's commentary. - Navigation Sound Effects : When you choose some menu navigation, Navigation Sound Effects may sound. Navigation Sound Effects are different on each Blu-ray Disc.
  • Page 54: Troubleshooting

    • Check the batteries in the remote control. They may need replacing. remote control. • Operate the remote control at a distance of no more than 20 feet from the player. • Remove the batteries and hold down one or more buttons for several minutes to drain the microprocessor inside the remote control to reset it.
  • Page 55 PROBLEM SOLUTION If you experience other problems. • Go to the contents and find the section of the user manual that contains the explanations regarding the current problem, and follow the procedure once again. • If the problem still cannot be solved, please contact your nearest Samsung authorized service center.
  • Page 56: Repairs

    You bring the unit to a repair center and there is no defect in the product. We will provide you with the amount of the administration fee before we make a home visit or begin any work on your player.
  • Page 57: Specifications

    • Design and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. • Weight and dimensions are approximate. • Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: or call, (877) 278 - 0799. English...
  • Page 58 (*90 days parts and Labor for Commercial Use) This limited warranty begins on the original date of purchase, and is valid only on products purchased and used in the United States. To receive warranty service, the purchaser must contact SAMSUNG for problem determination and service procedures.
  • Page 59 QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS? COUNTRY CALL OR VISIT US ONLINE AT WRITE Samsung Electronics America, Inc. 1-800-SAMSUNG IN THE US 85 Challenger Road Ridgefield Park, (726-7864) NJ 07660-2112 AK68-02228A-00 AK68-02228A-00...

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