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Sony BDP-S3100 Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating Instructions
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Getting Started
Settings and Adjustments
Additional Information



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  • Page 1 4-442-383-11(2) Blu-ray Disc™ / Getting Started DVD Player Playback Internet Operating Instructions Settings and Adjustments Thank you for your purchase. Before using this player, please read these instruction carefully. Additional Information BDP-S3100/BX310...
  • Page 2: Warning

    This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated WARNING “dangerous voltage” within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not risk of electric shock to persons.
  • Page 3 Contains FCC ID : EW4DWMW069 This equipment has been tested and found to Contains IC : 4250A-DWMW069 comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. This class B digital apparatus complies with These limits are designed to provide Canadian ICES-003.
  • Page 4: Precautions

    Record the serial number in the ventilation to prevent heat build-up in the space provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this player. product. • Do not place the player on a soft surface such as a rug that might block the ventilation Model No.______________...
  • Page 5 If you have any questions or problems On replacement of parts concerning your player, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. In the events that this player is repaired, repaired parts may be collected for reuse or recycling purposes.
  • Page 6 • “DVD+RW,” “DVD-RW,” “DVD+R,” interrupted. “DVD-R,” “DVD VIDEO,” and “CD” logos are trademarks. More information about Cinavia technology is • “BRAVIA” is a trademark of Sony provided at the Cinavia Online Consumer Corporation. Information Center at • MPEG Layer-3 audio coding technology...
  • Page 7 Content owners use Microsoft PlayReady™ content access technology to protect their intellectual property, including copyrighted content. This device uses PlayReady technology to access PlayReady-protected ® ® content and/or WMDRM-protected content. • Wi-Fi , Wi-Fi Protected Access ® If the device fails to properly enforce Wi-Fi Alliance are registered marks of the restrictions on content usage, content...
  • Page 8 ® Gracenote End User License The Gracenote service uses a unique identifier to track queries for statistical purposes. The Agreement purpose of a randomly assigned numeric This application or device contains software identifier is to allow the Gracenote service to from Gracenote, Inc.
  • Page 9: Table Of Contents

    Contents WARNING Precautions Getting Started Guide to Parts and Controls Step 1: Supplied Accessories Step 2: Connecting the Player Step 3: Preparing for Network Connection Step 4: Easy Setup Playback Playing a Disc Playing from a USB Device Playing via a Network Available Options Internet Browsing Websites...
  • Page 10: Getting Started

    Getting Started Guide to Parts and Controls Front panel The N button has a tactile dot. Use the tactile dot as a reference when operating the player. A Disc tray To lock the disc tray (Child Lock) You can lock the disc tray to avoid B Z (open/close) accidental opening of the tray.
  • Page 11 Rear panel A LAN (100) terminal B HDMI OUT jack C DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack...
  • Page 12 The player automatically returns to Remote standby mode If any button on the player or remote is The available functions of the remote are not pressed for more than 30 minutes, different depending on the disc or the the player automatically returns to situation.
  • Page 13: Top Menu

    Enters the player’s home menu. SEN (page 19) Displays the wall paper when pressed on the category icon of the Accesses the “Sony Entertainment home menu. Network™” online service. RETURN Returns to the previous display.
  • Page 14: Step 1: Supplied Accessories

    Step 1: Supplied Accessories Check that you have the following items: • High Speed HDMI Cable (1) * • Remote commander (remote) (1) • Size AA (R6) batteries (2) * Supplied for BDP-BX310 only Step 2: Connecting the Player Do not connect the AC power cord until you have made all the connections. Connecting to your TV Connect the player to your TV with a High Speed HDMI Cable.
  • Page 15 Connecting to your AV amplifier (receiver) Select one of the following connection methods according to the input jacks on your AV amplifier (receiver). When you select A or B, make the appropriate settings in the [Audio Settings] setup (page 27). High Speed HDMI Cable High Speed HDMI Cable (not supplied)
  • Page 16: Step 3: Preparing For Network Connection

    Step 3: Preparing for Step 4: Easy Setup Network Connection When turned on for the first time If you are not going to connect the player Wait for a short while before the to a network, proceed to “Step 4: Easy player turns on and starts [Easy Setup”...
  • Page 17 Perform [Easy Initial Settings]. Follow the on-screen instructions to make the basic settings using </M/m/, and ENTER on the remote. </M/m/, ENTER When [Easy Initial Settings] is complete, select [Easy Network Settings] to use the network functions of the player.
  • Page 18: Playback

    Enjoying BONUSVIEW/ Playback BD-LIVE Playing a Disc Some BD-ROMs with the “BD-LIVE” logo* have bonus contents and other For playable discs, see page 37. data that can be downloaded for your enjoyment. Switch the input selector on your TV so that the signal from the player appears on your TV screen.
  • Page 19: Playing From A Usb Device

    D The currently selected audio setting Network E Available functions ( angle, audio, subtitle) Sony Entertainment Network serves as a gateway, delivering the selected Internet F Playback information content and a variety of on-demand Displays the Play mode, Playing entertainment straight to your player.
  • Page 20 Playing files on a Home Connect the player to a network (page 16). Network (DLNA) Press SEN button on the remote. A DLNA-compatible product can play video/music/photo files stored on Select an Internet content and a another DLNA-compatible product via a variety of on-demand network.
  • Page 21 You can play music files on the player playback. “TV SideView” also can be (PARTY host) in other rooms used as a remote control and software simultaneously through Sony products keyboard. (PARTY guest) which are compatible Before you use the “TV SideView”...
  • Page 22: Available Options

    Switches the language track [Audio]: Available Options when multilingual tracks are recorded on BD-ROMs/DVD VIDEOs. Selects the sound track on CDs. Various settings and playback Switches the subtitle [Subtitle]: operations are available by pressing language when multilingual subtitles OPTIONS. The available items differ are recorded on BD-ROMs/DVD depending on the situation.
  • Page 23 [Music Search]: Displays information on the audio CD (CD-DA) based on Gracenote technology. Searches for related information using keywords from Gracenote when selecting [Track], [Artist] or [Related]. Displays a list of titles when selecting [Playback History] or [Search History]. [Photo] only [Slideshow Speed]: Changes the slideshow speed.
  • Page 24: Internet

    Internet browser display Internet You can check the website information Browsing Websites by pressing DISPLAY. The display information differs depending on the website and page You can connect to the Internet and status. enjoy websites. Prepare the Internet Browser. Connect the player to a network (page 16).
  • Page 25 [Set as start page]: Sets the Available options currently displayed website as the default start page. Opens a link [Open in new window]: Various settings and operations are in a new window. available by pressing OPTIONS. Sets the [Character encoding]: The available items differ depending on character code.
  • Page 26: Settings And Adjustments

    • We recommend performing the network update every 2 months or so. • For information about update functions, visit the following website: [Pan & Scan]: Displays a full-height picture on the entire screen, with trimmed sides.
  • Page 27: Audio Settings]

    x [Cinema Conversion Mode] x [HDMI Deep Color Output] [Auto]: Normally select this. The player [Auto]: Normally select this. automatically detects whether the [16bit]/[12bit]/[10bit]: Outputs 16bit/ material is video-based or film-based, 12bit/10bit video signals when the and switches to the appropriate connected TV is compatible with Deep conversion method.
  • Page 28: Bd/Dvd Viewing Settings]

    x [DTS Neo:6] [BD/DVD Viewing [Cinema]/[Music]: Outputs the simulated multi-channel sound from Settings] 2 channel sources via the HDMI OUT jack according to the capability of the connected device using DTS Neo:6 x [BD/DVD Menu Language] Cinema or DTS Neo:6 Music mode. Selects the default menu language for [Off]: Outputs the sound with its original BD-ROMs or DVD VIDEOs.
  • Page 29: Parental Control Settings]

    Sets or changes the password for the Parental Control function. A password x [HDMI Settings] allows you to set a restriction on By connecting Sony components that are BD-ROM or DVD VIDEO, and Internet compatible with HDMI functions with a video playback. If necessary, you can...
  • Page 30: Network Settings]

    For further details, visit the following website x [Software Update Notification] and check the FAQ contents: [On]: Sets the player to inform you of newer software version information (page 26). x [Network Connection Status] [Off]: Turns off the function.
  • Page 31: Easy Network Settings]

    x [Renderer Options] [Resetting] [Auto Access Permission]: Sets whether or not to allow automatic access from newly detected DLNA controller- x [Reset to Factory Default Settings] compatible product. Resets the player settings to the factory [Renderer Name]: Displays the player’s default by selecting the group of settings.
  • Page 32: Additional Information

    TV (if you change the setting on your remedy the problem before requesting TV, etc.). repairs. Should any problem persist, consult your nearest Sony dealer. Sound Picture There is no sound or the sound is not output correctly.
  • Page 33: Usb Device

    For more information, see Message Code 3] appears on the screen when Sony Entertainment Network playing a disc. , The audio track of the video that you The picture/sound is poor/certain are playing contains a Cinavia code...
  • Page 34: Network Connection

    The picture is small. The desired wireless router do not appear in the wireless network list. , Press M to zoom in. , Press RETURN to return to the previous screen, and try wireless setup Network connection again. If the desired wireless router is still not detected, press RETURN to select [Manual registration].
  • Page 35 , Check the following and refer to the Others instruction manual supplied with the component. – the connected component is Playback does not start from the compatible with the [Control for beginning of content. HDMI] function. , Press OPTIONS, and select [Play from –...
  • Page 36: Specifications

    The disc tray does not open and you Specifications cannot remove the disc even after you press Z. System , Try the following: Turn the player Laser: Semiconductor laser off, and disconnect the AC power cord. Reconnect the AC power cord while Inputs and outputs pressing down Z on the player.
  • Page 37: Playable Discs

    Note on Discs Playable discs This product is designed to playback discs that conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard. DualDiscs and some of Blu-ray BD-ROM the music discs encoded with copyright Disc BD-R /BD-RE protection technologies do not conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard, DVD-ROM DVD-R/DVD-RW...
  • Page 38: Playable Types Of Files

    Playable types of files Video Codec Container Extension With Audio MPEG-1 .mpg, .mpeg Dolby Digital, DTS, LPCM, MPEG Video .mpg, .mpeg Dolby Digital, DTS, LPCM, MPEG MPEG-2 Video .m2ts, .mts Dolby Digital, DTS, LPCM, MPEG, AAC .avi Dolby Digital, LPCM, WMA9, MP3 Xvid .mkv Dolby Digital, LPCM, AAC, MP3...
  • Page 39: About Wireless Lan Security

    The player may not play this file format on • Some USB devices may not work with this a DLNA server. player. The player can only play standard • The player can recognize Mass Storage definition video on a DLNA server. Class (MSC) devices (such as flash memory The player does not play DTS format files or an HDD), Still Image Capture Device...
  • Page 40: Notes About The Discs

    TV. • To keep the disc Manufacturer Code number clean, handle the disc by its edge. Do Sony 01 (default) not touch the Hitachi surface. LG/Goldstar Dust, fingerprints, or scratches on the disc may cause it to malfunction.
  • Page 41: Language Code List

    Code Language Language code list 1357 Malay 1358 Malese; Maltese 1363 Burmese 1365 Nauru For details, see [BD/DVD Viewing 1369 Nepali 1376 Dutch Settings] (page 28). 1379 Norwegian 1393 Occitan The language spellings conform to the 1403 Oromo 1408 Oriya ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard.
  • Page 42 Parental control/area code For details, see [Parental Control Area Code] (page 29). Code Area 2044 Argentina 2047 Australia 2046 Austria 2057 Belgium 2070 Brazil 2090 Chile 2092 China 2093 Colombia 2115 Denmark 2165 Finland 2174 France 2109 Germany 2200 Greece 2219 Hong Kong 2248 India 2238 Indonesia...
  • Page 44 The software of this player may be updated in the future. For information about any available updates and the latest Operating Instructions, please visit the following website: 4-442-383-11(2) © 2013 Sony Corporation Printed in Malaysia...

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