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Yamaha BD-S671 Owner's Manual

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  • Page 2: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read these operating instructions carefully before using the unit. Follow the safety instructions on the unit and the applicable safety instructions listed below. Keep these operating instructions handy for future reference. Read these instructions. Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched Keep these instructions.
  • Page 3 Yamaha and the Electronic Industries Association’s Consumer Electronics Group want you to get the most out of your equipment by playing it at a safe level. One that lets the sound come through loud and clear without annoying blaring or distortion - and, most importantly, without affecting your sensitive hearing.
  • Page 4 7 Do not plug in this unit to a wall outlet until all connections This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian are complete.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Example of SETUP menu operation......32 General Setting.............. 33 ABOUT DISCS AND FILES......... 3 Display Setting.............. 35 Types of discs/files that can be used with this player..3 Audio Setting ..............37 Loading a disc..............4 System Information............37 Disc precautions ............. 4 About the audio output formats ........
  • Page 6: Introduction

    21 Play back Video, Music, Photo files on a Home Network Server PC contents can be played back with TV or AV receiver by connecting this Player to a network server. Operation with the remote control of TV, AV receiver, etc.
  • Page 7: About Discs And Files

    DVD-Video Australia Region code “B” or Region number “4” – 12 cm (5”) and 8 cm (3”) discs can be played back in “ALL” or “ALL” this Player. Do not use an 8 cm (3”) to 12 cm (5”) adapter.
  • Page 8: Loading A Disc

    – If the playing surface of a disc is soiled or scratched, the Player may decide that the disc is incompatible and eject the disc tray, or it may fail to play the disc correctly. Wipe any dirt off the playing surface with...
  • Page 9: Controls And Functions

    CONTROLS AND FUNCTIONS ■ Front panel 1 p (On/Standby) (Search backward/Skip backward): Press to skip backward, and press and hold to search 2 USB port (p. 16) backward. 3 Front panel display (Search forward/Skip forward): 4 Disc tray (p. 4) Press to skip forward, and press and hold to search forward.
  • Page 10: Remote Control

    When thumbnails are displayed, you can proceed to the next/previous page with : Displays Bookmark select bar VIDEO p. 28 B p: Turns this Player on or sets it to the standby mode. C ZOOM : Zooms in/out. VIDEO PHOTO The size of the screen will change each time you press the button (zoom in/out: 3 steps each).
  • Page 11 MUSIC a specific part you want to repeat. 1 Press A/B at the scene where you want to set the start point. “A-” is displayed on the screen. 2 Press A/B again at the scene where you want to set the end point.
  • Page 12 CONTROLS AND FUNCTIONS L TOP MENU : Displays the top menu screen (p. 45) if the disc contains a menu. Select the desired item using 5/a /2/3 and ENTER. Note PROGRAM MARKER DIGEST ZOOM – Specific operations may be different depending on STATUS the disc.
  • Page 13 Loading the batteries in the remote menu. The menu contents displayed vary depending control on the disc. For details on how to see and operate the pop-up menu, refer to the manual for the disc. The top menu screen may be displayed by pressing POP-UP/MENU depending on the DVD.
  • Page 14: Connection

    Find the corresponding connection method on your video/audio equipment. We recommend that you use the HDMI terminal which provides high quality digital audio and video on a single connection. If you use the other terminals/jacks, connect the video first. Then connect the audio.
  • Page 15 COAXIAL (p. 14) receiver. to AV receiver OPTICAL (p. 14) COMPONENT (p. 13) L/R (p. 15) VIDEO (p. 13) Video and audio connection to TV A’ HDMI (p. 12) Audio connection to TV Video connection to TV Connect audio to TV. D’...
  • Page 16: Hdmi Connection

    – Firmly connect an HDMI cable (commercially available) to the HDMI terminals. – See page 38 for information on the audio/video output formats. – Use HIGH SPEED HDMI cables that have the HDMI logo (as shown on the back cover). Caution! Do not connect the power cable of this Player until all connections are completed.
  • Page 17: Video Connections

    – If you play back the image via VCR, the image may deteriorate due to the copy guard function. – To enjoy BD-3D discs on this Player, you need to connect an AV receiver, a TV, and this Player using HDMI...
  • Page 18: Audio Connections

    D’ D’ E’ To coaxial To optical input jack input terminal COAXIAL OPTICAL AV INPUT DIGITAL AUDIO IN AV receiver AV receiver Hint – For information on the output mode of COAXIAL jack/OPTICAL terminal, refer to the “Coaxial/Optical” (p. 37).
  • Page 19: Connecting To The Audio Jacks

    AUDIO CONNECTIONS ■ Connecting to the audio jacks – You can connect audio equipment or the TV to the AUDIO OUT L/R jacks. – Firmly connect an Audio/Video cable (supplied) to the AUDIO OUT L/R jack. – See page 38 for information on the audio output formats.
  • Page 20: Network And Usb Connection

    – You can connect a USB memory device (2 GB or greater and formatted with FAT 32/16) for BD Local Storage to the USB port on the rear panel (or front panel) of the player to save the BD-Live data or to upgrade the software of this Player.
  • Page 21: Other Connections

    REMOTE CONTROL (OUT) jack of this Player. CONTROL (OUT/IN) jacks. ■ Connecting the power cable – If your AV receiver is a Yamaha product and has the capability to transmit SCENE control signals, you – After all connections are completed, plug the can control the Player with the SCENE function.
  • Page 22: Playback

    PLAYBACK INITIAL WIZARD/EASY SETUP ■ Setting with the Initial Wizard/ 4 Press 5/a to select the screen aspect ratio, then press ENTER. For details on setting items, see “TV Screen” Easy Setup (p. 35). Initial Wizard/Easy Setup allows you to set language, Easy Setup is completed.
  • Page 23: Home/Media Menu

    USB port. : Searches for a DLNA (p. 21) server on the network. : Displays contents on the connected DLNA server. 3 Select the item which contains the file you want to play back, then press ENTER.
  • Page 24 : Moves to a next photo. : Moves to a previous photo. – Note that the only the file type selected on this step : Makes a slide show faster in 3 steps. will be displayed in the following step. For example, : Makes a slide show slower in 3 steps.
  • Page 25: Using Network Content

    DLNA server or device are required. For details, refer to your DLNA server software or DLNA device. Playing back shared contents 1 To play back files on your PC, install a DLNA server software, such as Windows Media Player 12, and share files you want to play back.
  • Page 26: Using Network Services

    – Some content may only be available for specific countries and may be presented in specific languages. – Yamaha does not represent or warrant that content services will continue to be provided or available for a particular period of time, and any such warranty, express or implied, is disclaimed.
  • Page 27: Playing Videos From Netflix

    After that procedure, you can instantly watch movies and TV episodes from Netflix. Before you watch videos from Netflix, you need to get an Enter the activation code displayed on your TV to activation code displayed on your TV.
  • Page 28: Playing Videos From Blockbuster

    ENTER. Before using this feature, create your BLOCKBUSTER 3 Select “Browse”. account and get the activation code for this unit with your computer. 4 According to the instructions on the screen, select the desired titles, then rent or purchase them.
  • Page 29: Playing Videos From Film Fresh

    5 Select “Watch Now” or “Continue Browsing”. 2 Click “My Account” on the website. 3 Sign in or create a free “Film Fresh” account according Hint to the instruction on the screen. – The titles you have rented or purchased will appear 4 Follow the instructions on the screen to get a 5-digit in “My Videos”.
  • Page 30: Advanced Playback Operation

    : Shows the title number being Subtitle Style : Shows the currently-selected played back. You can skip to the desired title by selecting subtitle style. This function is available only for Video-file it from this item. external subtitle. You can select the desired text style of subtitle.
  • Page 31: Status Menu

    (Title number being played): You can jump to specified title with SEARCH button (p. 7). (Track/file number being played): You can jump to specified track with SEARCH button (p. 7). (Chapter number being played): You can jump to specified chapter with SEARCH button (p. 7).
  • Page 32: Using Bookmark

    After Bookmark is set, you can move to the For DVD-Video disc, select a desired title (shown as point you set using this function. You can set up to 12 TT) and chapter (shown as CH) instead of a track.
  • Page 33: Enjoying Bonusview™ And Bd-Live

    – Depending on the disc, to listen to secondary audio, – Regarding playback method of BD-Live contents, you may need to set secondary audio to on on the top etc., perform the operations in accordance with the menu of the disc (p. 8).
  • Page 34: Settings

    SETTINGS SETUP MENU The SETUP menu enables various audio/visual settings and adjustments for functions using the remote control unit. Menu/Submenu Item Function Page System Screen Saver Sets screen saver on/off. Disc Auto Playback Sets this Player to start disc playback automatically.
  • Page 35 Item Function Page 3D Output Selects 3D or 2D videos. TV Screen Sets the screen aspect ratio of the connected TV, and adjust the video output. Resolution Selects the resolution of output video. Display Setting TV System Selects the TV System from NTSC/PAL/Multi.
  • Page 36: Example Of Setup Menu Operation

    3. Select a menu item. operation Press 5/a to select Parental Control, then press You need to call up the SETUP menu screen to perform ENTER or cursor 3. settings for this Player. The following is the explanation for basic operations of the SETUP menu.
  • Page 37: General Setting

    When set to on, this Player will switch to screen saver – When set to on, power consumption during standby mode if there is no operation for 5 minutes. After that, this mode increases due to network control function. Player will turn to standby mode when there is no –...
  • Page 38 Subtitle Parental Control You can prioritize the language for Subtitle. In some BD/DVD discs, a control level for disc viewing is set depending on the age of the viewer. You can set the English, Français Español Deutsch Italiano Parental Control shown on the screen depending on the...
  • Page 39: Display Setting

    – CLEAR Deletes a character. 4:3 Pan Scan Select this when this Player is connected to a TV – ENTER Saves the settings and exits from with a 4:3 screen. When a 16:9 aspect ratio video is the menu.
  • Page 40: Video Process

    Player is connected with an HDMI cable. For more details Noise Reduction on output formats, refer to “About the video output You can set the Noise Reduction to a level of 0 to 3. 0 is formats” (p. 39). off, and 3 is the maximum level.
  • Page 41: Audio Setting

    You can select down mix method to analog 2-ch from Stereo or Lt/Rt. Lt/Rt Select this item if this unit is connected to a Dolby Pro Logic decoder. Sound from rear speakers is mixed to the 2-ch stereo sound. Changes channel output to stereo, which only Stereo delivers sound from the two front speakers.
  • Page 42: About The Audio Output Formats

    – When Coaxial/Optical or HDMI is set to Bitstream, secondary audio is not output. (p. 37) – To output HD audio (such as Dolby TrueHD or DTS-HD Master Audio) from HDMI terminal, set Resolution to Auto or more than 720p (p. 36).
  • Page 43: About The Video Output Formats

    When TV System is set to Multi When TV System is set to Multi, video signal is output at the same frequency as the source. Refer to the tables above for details on the frequency setting of the TV and resolution of the output video signal.
  • Page 44: Software Upgrade

    SOFTWARE UPGRADE 3 Select the item which contains the upgrade file Some of the newly released BD discs cannot be played back unless you upgrade this Player software to the latest package from Disc/USB Storage/Network. version. We recommend upgrading the software of this Player with software upgrade so that this Player is operated based on the latest software.
  • Page 45: Additional Information

    TROUBLESHOOTING Refer to the table below when this Player does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is not listed below or if the instruction below does not help, turn off this Player, disconnect the power cable, and contact the nearest authorized Yamaha dealer or service center.
  • Page 46: Picture

    – Make sure that the cables are connected correctly. (p. 10) – Make sure that the connected TV or the AV receiver is set to the correct input. (p. 10) – Connect this Player to the TV with VIDEO jack (p. 13) using the supplied video pin cable.
  • Page 47: Network

    – The playback and operating quality may be affected by your home network condition. ■ Messages on the screen – The following messages appear on the TV screen in case the disc you tried to play back is not appropriate or the operation is not correct.
  • Page 48: Glossary

    Letterbox (LB 4:3) RGB or YCbCr color space. A screen size with black bars on the top and bottom of the image to allow viewing of wide-screen (16:9) material on a connected 4:3 TV.
  • Page 49: Specifications

    Pan Scan (PS 4:3) Linear PCM is a signal recording format used for Audio A screen size that cuts off the sides of the image to allow CDs and on some DVD and Blu-ray discs. The sound on viewing of wide-screen (16:9) material on a connected Audio CDs is recorded at 44.1 kHz with 16 bits.
  • Page 50: Copyright

    Rovi Corporation. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, Inc. This is an official DivX Certified® device that plays DivX Reverse engineering and disassembly are prohibited. video. Visit for more information and software tools to –...
  • Page 51: Information About Software

    Accompany it with a written offer, valid for at least three years, to give any new free programs;...
  • Page 52 How to Apply These Terms to Your New Programs by others. If you develop a new program, and you want it to be of the greatest possible use to the Finally, software patents pose a constant threat to the existence of any free program.
  • Page 53 License. application to use the modified definitions.) d) If a facility in the modified Library refers to a function or a table of data to be b) Use a suitable shared library mechanism for linking with the Library. A...
  • Page 54 9. You are not required to accept this License, since you have not signed it. However, If you develop a new library, and you want it to be of the greatest possible use to the nothing else grants you permission to modify or distribute the Library or its public, we recommend making it free software that everyone can redistribute and derivative works.
  • Page 55 The implementation was written so as to conform with Netscapes SSL. o You may not pretend that you wrote this software. If you use it, or only parts of it, in This library is free for commercial and non-commercial use as long as the following a program, you must acknowledge somewhere in your documentation that you have conditions are aheared to.
  • Page 56 OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN 3. You may not pretend that you wrote this software. If you use it in a program, you CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN must acknowledge somewhere in your documentation that you’ve used the IJG code.
  • Page 57 0.97, January 1998, through 1.0.6, March 20, 2000, are Copyright (C) only to find out that I had come to the same result in a more direct and comprehensible 1998, 1999 Glenn Randers-Pehrson, and are distributed according to the same way with a more generative approach.
  • Page 58 The Contributing Authors whether at the time of the initial grant or subsequently acquired, any and all of the rights and Group 42, Inc. assume no liability for direct, indirect, incidental, special, conveyed herein.
  • Page 59 3.5. Required Notices. LIABILITY RESULTING FROM USE OF THE SOFTWARE IN ANY SUCH ON- You must duplicate the notice in Exhibit A in each file of the Source Code. If it is not LINE EQUIPMENT IN HAZARDOUS ENVIRONMENTS AND ACCEPTS NO...
  • Page 60 “Tavmjong Bah” or the word “Arev”. [Note: The text of this Exhibit A may differ slightly form the text of the notices in the Source Code files of the Original code. You should use the text of this Exhibit A rather This License becomes null and void to the extent applicable to Fonts or Font Software than the text found in the Original Code Source Codefor Your Modifications.]...
  • Page 61 INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN. direct eye exposure to beam. When this unit is plugged DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM. into the wall outlet, do not place your eyes close to the opening of the disc tray and other openings to look into DANGER: INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.
  • Page 62 © 2011 Yamaha Corporation Printed in China BD-S671_U...
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  • Page 66 USA, including Puerto Rico (the "Warranted Area") used exclusively in the Warranted Area. YAMAHA suggests that you read the Limited Warranty thoroughly, and invites you to contact your authorized YAMAHA dealer or YAMAHA Customer Service if you have any questions.

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