Markham, Ontario, L3R 1E3
Read these instructions before using your new product for the fi rst time.
The unit can playback
Region management information
Region Management Information: This unit is designed and manufactured to respond to the Region
Management Information that is encoded on DVDs. If the region number printed on the DVD does not
correspond to the region number of this unit, it cannot play that disc.
The region number of this unit is 1.
Disc function or operation that is not available
symbol appears on the screen, it indicates the function or operation attempted is not available at that
time. This occurs because the DVD manufacturer determines the specifi c functions of DVDs. Certain functions may
not be available on some DVDs. Be sure to read the documentation provided with the DVD.
Icons used on DVDs
Language selections for audio
Language selections for subtitles
Screen aspect ratio
When playing back a CD-G (Graphics) or CD
EXTRA disc, the audio portion will be played,
Multiple camera angles
but the graphic images will not be shown.
Region code indicator
Title, chapter and tracks
DVDs are divided into "titles" and "chapters". If the disc
has more than one movie on it, each movie would be a
separate "title". "Chapters" are sections of titles.
Audio CDs are divided into "tracks". A "track" is usually
one song on an Audio CD.
Note: Numbers identify each title, chapter, and track on a disc. Most discs have these numbers recorded on
them, but some do not.
Notes on unauthorized discs
You may not be able to play some DVDs on this unit, particularly if they were purchased from outside your
geographic area or made for business purposes.
A. Using the AC power adapter
The supplied AC power
adapter operates on AC
To AC power outlet
AC power adapter
To DC IN 9V Jack
The AC power adapter included with this unit is for its use only. Do not use it with other equipment.
When the unit is not going to be used for long time, disconnect the AC power adapter from the AC power outlet.
When the AC power adapter is plugged in, the apparatus is not completely disconnected from the main
power supply, even when the power is turned off .
The AC/DC adapter is used as a disconnect device and it should remain readily operable during intended use. In
order to disconnect the apparatus from the mains completely, the AC/DC adapter should be disconnected from
the outlet completely.
B. Using the car power adapter
The 12V car power adapter
allows the unit to be used
with vehicles that have
a 12V, negative ground
To CAR PLUG -12V Jack
Car power adapter
Disconnect the car power
adapter when not in use.
Not for use in 24V vehicles.
Important safety instructions
1. Read these instructions.
14. Refer all servicing to qualifi ed service personnel.
2. Keep these instructions.
3. Heed all warnings.
4. Follow all instructions.
5. Do not use this apparatus near water.
6. Clean only with a dry cloth.
7. Do not block the ventilation openings. Install in
accordance with the manufacturer's instructions.
8. Do not install near any heat sources such as
radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus
(including amplifi ers) that produce heat.
9. D o n o t d e f e a t t h e s a f e t y p u r p o s e o f t h e
polarized or grounding - type plug. A polarized
plug has two blades with one wider than the
other. A grounding type plug has two blades
and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or
the third prong are provided for your safety. If
the provided plug does not fit into your outlet,
consult an electrician for replacement of the
10. Protect the power cord from being walked on
or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience
voltage" within the product's enclosure that may be
receptacles, and the point where they exit from
of suffi cient magnitude to cause an electric shock.
11. Only use attachments/accessories specified by
12. Use only with a cart, stand, tripod,
bracket, or table specified by the
instructions in this owner's manual.
manufacturer, or sold with the
* SEE BOTTOM OF UNIT FOR GRAPHIC SYMBOLS *
apparatus. When a cart is used,
use caution when moving the cart/apparatus
combination to avoid injury from tip-over.
13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or
Should any trouble occur, disconnect the AC power
when unused for long periods of time.
adapter and refer servicing to a qualifi ed technician.
Please check and identify the supplied accessories.
Remote Control (with battery) ...............................................................................................................................................x 1
AC Power Adapter.......................................................................................................................................................................x 1
Car Power Adapter......................................................................................................................................................................x 1
Using the remote control
Point the remote control at the REMOTE SENSOR located
on the unit.
When using this unit in very bright light, the infrared
REMOTE SENSOR may not work properly.
The recommended eff ective distance for remote operation
is about 16 feet (5 meters).
To change remote battery
1. Open the battery door.
2. Insert one CR2025 (3V )
Note: If the remote control is not going to be used for a long time, remove the battery.
WARNING: Do not dispose of the battery in a fi re or it may leak and/or explode.
WARNING: Batteries should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fi re or the like.
CAUTION: Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
Use the provided 12V car power adapter only. Use with other car power adapters could damage the unit.
The 12V car power adapter included with this unit is for its use only. Do not use it with other equipment.
In the interest of traffi c safety, do not operate this unit or view videos while driving a vehicle.
Make sure the unit is securely fastened to prevent it from falling or fl ying through the air in the event of an
When the inside of the cigarette lighter socket is dirty with ashes or dust, the plug section may become
hot due to poor contact. Be sure to clean the cigarette lighter socket before use.
After use, disconnect the 12V car power adapter from both the unit and cigarette lighter socket.
C. Using the built-in battery
The unit has a built-in, non-replaceable, rechargeable battery. Charge the built-in battery before using it for the
fi rst time. The normal charging time should be completed within 4-5 hours. The charging light will go out when
the built-in battery becomes fully charged.
To recharge the built-in battery
To AC power
To DC IN 9V
Slide the switch
WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-
Servicing is required when the apparatus has
SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
been damaged in any way, such as power-supply
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. DO
cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled
NOT PLACE OBJECTS FILLED WITH LIQUIDS ON OR NEAR THIS UNIT.
or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the
CAUTION: USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES OTHER THAN THOSE
apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture,
SPECIFIED MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE.
does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
CAUTION: DANGER OF EXPLOSION IF BATTERY IS INCORRECTLY REPLACED. REPLACE ONLY WITH THE SAME OR
THIS CLASS B DIGITAL APPARATUS COMPLIES WITH CANADIAN ICES-003.
Do not use the unit in places that are extremely hot, cold, dusty, or humid.
The lightning flash with an arrowhead
Place the unit on a fl at and even surface.
Do not restrict the air fl ow of the unit by placing it in a place with poor air fl ow, by covering it with a cloth,
symbol, within the equilateral triangle,
or by placing it on carpeting.
is intended to aler t the user to the
To avoid magnetizing, do not place the unit near speakers or magnets.
presence of uninsulated "dangerous
Do not use this unit in direct sunlight or leave the unit in a closed automobile (or yacht, etc) where it
would be exposed to high temperatures above 104°F (40°C).
No naked fl ame sources such as lighted candles should be placed on the AC power adapter or the main unit.
T h e e xc l a m a t i o n p o i n t w i t h i n t h e
The apparatus should not be exposed to splashing or dripping liquids, and no objects fi lled with liquids,
equilateral triangle is intended to alert
such as vases, should be placed on apparatus.
the user to the presence of important
operating and maintenance (servicing)
When connecting or disconnecting the AC power adapter, grip the plug and not the cord itself. Pulling the
cord may damage it and create a hazard.
When you are not going to use the unit for a long period of time, disconnect the AC power adapter.
When left in a heated room where it is warm and damp, water droplets or condensation may form inside the
unit. When there is condensation inside the unit, the unit may not function normally. Let the unit stand for 1
to 2 hours before turning the power on, or gradually heat the room and allow the unit to dry before use.
Control reference guide
1. LCD screen
2. AV IN / DVD switch
3. DC IN 9V / CAR PLUG -12V jack
4. VIDEO IN/OUT jack
5. AUDIO IN/OUT jack
6. CHARGE / STANDBY / ON switch
7. VOLUME control
before USING the
Adjusts the volume.
8. Headphone jack
Starts or resumes playback of a disc.
When the batter y becomes weak ,
Stops playing a disc.
the operating distance of the remote
control will be greatly reduced and you
Pauses playback of a disc. Each time you press
will need to replace the battery.
PAUSE button the picture advances one
frame. Press the
PLAY button to resume
Press to go back to the previous chapters /
Press to advance chapters / tracks.
The built-in battery can only be recharged when the unit is in CHARGE mode while using the AC power
The built-in battery cannot be recharged when the unit is in ON mode.
Do NOT recharge the built-in battery in a vehicle using the car power adapter.
Batteries should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fi re or the like.
When the built-in battery power is low, "Battery Low" will display on the screen and the unit will stop playing.
Recharge the built-in battery when you are ready to use it again.
While using the built-in battery, the environmental temperature should be 41°F (5°C) to 95°F (35°C).
To get the longest service life of the built-in battery, charge at indoor-temperature.
The built-in battery in this device may present a risk of fire or chemical burn if mistreated. Do not
disassemble, heat above 212
The unit should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fi re or the like.
When discarding the unit, environmental problems must be considered and local rules or laws governing
the disposal of such products must be strictly followed.
Turning on the unit
1. Slide the CHARGE / STANDBY / ON switch on the left side of the unit to the ON
2. The start-up picture will appear on the screen.
3. After use, slide the CHARGE / STANDBY / ON switch to the STANDBY (power off )
C h a rg i n g
Recharging is completed when
charging light goes out
Do not block the ventilation openings or holes. If the ventilation openings or holes are blocked by a
newspaper or cloth, etc., the heat may not be able to get out.
Do not operate the unit in a confi ned space, such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet. Allow about 4 inches
(10cm) of free space all around the unit for adequate ventilation.
Rating plate location
The rating plate is located on the bottom of unit.
NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant
This product contains a
to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful
low power laser device.
interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy
and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio
communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If
this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by
turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the
– Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
– Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
– Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit diff erent from that to which the receiver is connected.
– Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Warning: Changes or modifi cations to this unit not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance
could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.
Notes on copyright
It is forbidden by law to copy, broadcast, show, broadcast on cable, play in public, or rent copyrighted material
Apparatus Claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,836,549; 6,381,747; 7,050,698; 6,516,132 and 5,583,936 licensed for limited
viewing uses only.
This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by U.S. patents and other
intellectual property rights. Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Macrovision, and
is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision. Reverse
engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
1. VIDEO MODE button
Pa n e l D i s p l a y a n d
Contrast of the LCD
Move back through
t i t l e s , c h a p t e r s o r
tracks on a disc.
4. GOTO button
Skip directly to a location on a DVD.
5. Cursor ( , , , ) buttons
Press to perform fast reverse playback.
Move between selections on a menu screen and adjust
Press to perform fast forward playback.
10. PUSH OPEN fovea
Confi rm selections on a menu screen.
Open and close the disc door.
6. MEMORY button
11. Remote sensor
Set titles/chapters/tracks in a favorite order.
7. Number (0 - 9) buttons
Receive the remote control unit signals.
Use when creating programs or locating a title/chapter/
Charge the rechargeable battery before using
track or specifi c time.
it for the first time. The normal charging time
8. REPEAT A-B button
should be completed in approximately 4-5 hours.
Perform point-to-point repeat playback on a DVD or CD.
The charging light will go out when the battery
REPEAT DISC button
becomes fully charged.
Repeat a DVD chapter or title.
13. ON indicator
Repeat a CD track or the whole disc.
A. Connecting a TV
If your TV has Audio/Video inputs, you can connect the unit to your TV using the Audio/Video cable.
Watching a DVD on your TV
1. Turn on the unit and slide the AV IN / DVD switch to the DVD position.
2. Turn on the TV and follow the instructions included with it to play the DVD.
C), or incinerate.
B. Connecting to a video equipment
You can connect other video equipment for playback through the unit.
Watching video equipment
1. Turn on the unit and slide the AV IN / DVD switch to the AV IN position.
2. Turn on the video equipment and follow the instructions provided with it to playback.
C. Using headphones/earphones
Turn down the volume before connecting, and then adjust the
When headphones/earphones are connected, no sound will be
emitted from the unit's speaker.
Avoid listening to sound at levels which may be harmful to your ears.
In DVD Stop Mode, press to display the
unit's SETUP menu.
9. MENU button
Enter and exit the main DVD menu.
Move forward through titles, chapters or
tracks on a disc.
S E A R C H
Stop playing a disc.
S E A R C H : F a s t
Start or resume playback of a disc.
S E A R C H : F a s t
Pre s s o n ce to p a u s e p l ay b a c k . Pre s s
subsequently to advance frame by frame
on a DVD.
12. DISPLAY button
Show status information on the screen.
13. ANGLE button
Switches between multiple camera angles
if applicable to the DVD.
14. AUDIO button
Select one of the audio sound tracks on
a DVD (if more than one is available) or
select the audio output mode on a CD.
15. SUBTITLE button
S elec t one of the subtitle languages
programmed on a DVD (if available).
Return to normal operation after using the
SETUP menu of a DVD.
Audio / Video cable
Audio / Video cable
To AUDIO / VIDEO
IN / OUT cacks
Audio / Video cable
Audio / Video cable
To AUDIO / VIDEO
IN / OUT cacks