Sharp BD-HP20U Operation Manual

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  • Page 2 For future reference, record the modem and serial number (mocated Model No.: on the rear of the product) in the space provided. Serial No.: WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THiS APPLIANCE TO RAiN OR MOISTURE, This symbol warns the user of uninsulated voltage within the CAUTION...
  • Page 3 P CUSTO Thank you for your purchase of the Sharp Blu=ray Disc Player. To ensure safety many years of trouble=free operation of your product, please read the important Safety instructions carefully before using this product. T SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS Electricity is used to perform many useful functions, but it can also cause personal injuries and property damage if improperly handled.
  • Page 4 TY INSTRUCTI kitchen sink, or laundrytub; in a wet basement;or near a swimming pool; and tile like. " ater and Moisture -- Do not use this product nearwater for example,near a bath tub, wash bowl, unstable base can cause tile product to fall, resulting in serious personal injuries as well as damage to the product.
  • Page 5 T SAFETY iNSTRUCTiONS items. ,,To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not place the AC cord under the product or other heavy ,, Turn off the main power and unplug the AC cord from the wall outlet before handling. ,, To clean the outer cabinet, periodically wipe it with a soft cloth. ,, Do not use chemicals for cleaning.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    ........... 50 = 51 Connecting the Power Cord ........Setting the Remote Control Code ......21 Specifications .......... Operating a SHARP TV Using the Remote Control ... 21 LIMITED WARRANTY ...... 53 = 54 Turning the Power On ..........Language Setting ...........
  • Page 7: Contents

    wou you to do withthisPlayer? Watching high quality movies on Blu= ray discs What to do first: This Player offers full high-definition Blu-ray disc playback. Refer to "Getting Started" (p. 10) to prepare for watching your discs. _ Enjoying different kinds of discs contents Use this Player to enjoy various types of optical...
  • Page 8: O|Ntlt'oduction (Pp

    About ISCS A Quick Reference for Selecting Discs The following is a quick reference to see what discs can/ cannot be used with this Player. Each disc has a compatible Recording Format(s) which may present some constraints. ,, The following discs can be played back in this Player. Do not use For detailed and exact information, read the explanation...
  • Page 9: About Discs

    About Discs [] The following discs cannot be played back or will not play back properly on this Player. If such a disc is mistakenly played back, speaker damage may occur. Never attempt to play back these discs. CDG, Video CD, Photo CD, CD-ROM, CD-TEXT, SVCD, SACD, PD, CDV, CVD, DVD-RAM, DVD-Audio BD-RE Ver.
  • Page 10 About isc Contents MPEG MPEG Audio gives movie theater ambience to audio output when the Player is connected to an MPEG Audio ,, Blu ray discs and DVDs are divided into "Titles" and "Chapters". 5.1 channel processor or amplifier. If the disc has more than one movie on it, each movie would be a separate "Title".
  • Page 11 Cleaning the Pick Up Lens " Never use commercially available cleaning discs. The use of these discs can damage the lens. - Request the nearest service center approved by Sharp to clean the lens. Warnings about dew formation...
  • Page 12: Getting Started

    Getting Started iiiiiiiiii@iii!ii! i!_!!_i!_!!_!!_iiiiiiii_ iiiiiiiiii_!ii!iiiii! _i_ii_ii!_i!_i!_i!_i!ili !!!!!!!!!i_!i'!i'!i'!_i'!_!i 'ii_i_!i_!i _!i_!i'ii 'ii'i!_! (_) =10...
  • Page 13 ajor Components "I" 1 POWER (p. 22) 7 ON indicator (p. 22) 2 Remote control sensor (p. 20) 8 STANDBY indicator (p. 22) 3 Disc tray (p. 24) 9 Front panel display (p. 22) 4. OPEN/CLOSE (p. 24) 5 DVD/CD mode indicator (p. 22) 6 BD mode indicator (p.
  • Page 14: Major Components

    Major Components 1 POWER (p. 22) 2 _'_OPEN/CLOSE (p. 24) 3 TOP MENU, TITLE LIST (pp. 25, 26) 4. DISPLAY (p. 21) 5 Cursor buttons (A/T/_/I_), ENTER (pp. 22, 36) 6 EXIT (pp. 22, 36) 7 A (Red), B (Green), C (Blue), D (Yellow) (p. 27) 8 AUDIO (p.
  • Page 15: Introduction To Connections

    introduction to Connections This Player is equipped with the terminals/jacks listed below. Find the corresponding terminaVjack on your video equipment. Using the supplied cable or commercially available cables, connect the video first. Then connect audio. HDMI OUT terminal Higher Quality COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks PRIOR...
  • Page 16: Video Connections

    NOTE " When you connect this player to a SHARP TV with an HDMI cable only and if the 77/is on, the video output is changed to HDMI output automatically. The following setting is unnecessary.
  • Page 17 Video Connections You will enjoy accurate color reproduction and high quality images through the component jacks. 2: Firmly connect a component video cable (commercially available) to the component jacks ((_ and _). Caution: HDMI output and Component Video output can not be used at the same time.
  • Page 18 Video Connections You will enjoy the images through the S-video or video jack. jacks (_ and (_, or _ and _). (Yellow) Blu-ray Disc LCD TV AV OUT Player ® _NOTE Connect the Blu ray disc player to LCD TV AV cable (supplied) directly.
  • Page 19: Audio Connections

    Audio Connections You can connect up to 5 speakers and a subwoofer to the 5.1CH AUDIO OUT jacks using an amplifier. 2: Firmly connect the audio cables to the 5.1CH AUDIO OUT jacks. CENTER SUBWOOFER (commercially available) Audio cables ... '\ / _TTTTTTTT] e o Amplifier...
  • Page 20 Audio Connections You can connect audio equipment to the DIGITAL AUDIO OUT terminal or jack. 2: Firmly connect an optical digital cable (commercially available} to the optical digital audio terminals or a coaxial digital cable (commercially available) to the coaxial digital audio jacks ((_ and _, or (_ and _}.
  • Page 21 Audio Connections You can connect audio equipment or the TV to the 2CH AUDIO output jacks. the AV cable (supplied) to the audio jacks (_ and (_)..iZii!iii!iii!i!!!!Li!i_iiii!_iii!i_!!i i,!!:i:i!i_i!!ii!_!!_i!i_!il i[ii: 2OH AUDIO (Red) AV OUT (White) AV cable (supplied) (White) (Red) 0 0 0[/] Amplifier "IV...
  • Page 22 Before Starting ayback Approximate operating range of remote control Remote control sensor Press down on the tab in the direction of the arrow to remove the battery cover. 4 Remote control unit Load the two R-03 size batteries ("AAA" size, UM/SUM-4) supplied with the remote control unit.
  • Page 23: Before Starting Playback

    The Universal Remote Control may operate the RC 1, RC 2 and RC 3. If you operate this Player basic functions of the SHARP TV. by remote control along with another SHARP TV function control Blu ray Disc Player or DVD Player placed next to it...
  • Page 24: Turning The Power On

    Before Starting Playback POWER Changing the on=screen display Turning the power on language Press POWER on the remote control or on the Player to turn on the power of the Press SETUP to display the SETUP <;' O MENU screen. Player.
  • Page 25: Using Aquos Link

    Control), with AQUOS LINK you can interactively operate this player with your Press LIGHT to turn the LCD backlight SHARP AQUOS TV. on or off. What you can do with AQUOS LiNK When you connect this player to the LCD TV...
  • Page 26 BD/DVD/CD ayback This section explains playback of commercially available BD Video and DVD Video discs (like movies), CDs, and recorded DVD-RW/R discs. Load a disc. • Playback may begin automatically, Press POWER to turn on the power. depending on the disc. Press I_ PLAY.
  • Page 27: Bd/Dvd/Cd Playback

    BD/DVD/CD Playback Using the disc menu Example: Select "SUBTITLE LANGUAGE". Press POP-UP MENU. The disc menu screen is displayed. ,, This section explains how to play back a BD/DVD video disc with a top menu or disc menu. Press A/V to select "SUBTITLE ,, The titles listed in the top menu and a disc guide LANGUAGE", then press ENTER.
  • Page 28: Bd/Dvd Video Playback

    BD/DVD/CD Playback You can play back a disc recorded. (finalized disc only) Playback from the beginning Load a disc recorded in Video mode. Press _ PLAY. • Playback begins from title 1. Playback by selecting a title Load a disc recorded in Video mode.
  • Page 29 BD/DVD/CD Playback Playback by selecting a PLAY Playing back the title you LIST stopped while being played. Load a disc recorded in Video Press D (Yellow) while the TITLE i¸ mode. LIST screen is displayed. Press TOP MENU. • The TITLE LISTscreen is displayed. Press C (Blue), then press ENTER.
  • Page 30: Playback Functions

    Playback Functions GII3_ !,!:iiiii_ii,_ii!iiiiii! !i4:4_,,iii ..,c"' ....Play back the title or chapter you ii_i;i! i-i ¸ i 3 !il want to repeat. Fast Forward/Reverse functions when ,_ Press REPEAT. REV or _,_- FWD is pressed during playback. Example: When F3ND is pressed Press 4/1_...
  • Page 31 Playback Functions You can change the audio output channel using AUDIO. Each time AUDIO is pressed, the audio channels change as follows: Press REPEAT during playback. Press 4/_ to select "SCENE SELECTION", then press ENTER. The audio track currently being played back will be displayed.
  • Page 32 Playback Functions NOTE " Settings for audio, subtitles and angle can be changed also in Function Control Screen. (Page If multiple angles are recorded, you can switch between them. ,, The operations of subtitles, angle and audio differ according to each disc. You may need to refer to Press ANGLE during playback.
  • Page 33: Playback)

    Settin Playbac Function control operation procedure This allows you to adjust various settings at Press FUNCTION during playback. once, like subtitles, angle settings and the title • The Function Control screen is selection for Direct Playback. You can adjust displayed on the TV.......
  • Page 34: Settings During Playback

    Settings During Playback Functions which can be set Title Number (Direct Title Skip) I " Shows the title number being played back. You can skip to the start of the title. I" To skip to the start of a selected title, press the Number buttons to enter the title number when this option is highlighted.
  • Page 35 SETTI TV ASPECT RATIO • If you switch your 77/(i.e. because you have bought a new one) and the screen aspect ratio of the connected TV changes, you will have to change the "TV ASPECT RATIO" setting. • You can set the screen aspect ratio of the connected TV, and adjust the video output. Select "TV ASPECT RATIO"...
  • Page 36 SETTINGS HDMI AUTO DETECTION • This automatically sets the player's video output to HDMI when it detects this signal. YES, NO AUDIO HDMI You can set AUDIO OUT when connecting to SURROUND sound equipment. OUTPUT t. This sets the audio output connected to SURROUND...
  • Page 37 SETTINGS This sets the audio output mode for DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (COAXIAL jack / OPTICAL terminal) when selecting OPTICAL/COAXIAL DIGITAL OUTPUT or 2ch AUDIO OUTPUT DOLBY DIGITAL BITSTREAM (STEREO) DOLBY DIGITAL BITSTREAM " Select this when connecting to SURROUND equipment with a built in decoder for DOLBY DIGITAL, DTS, AAC.
  • Page 38 SETTINGS Press A/V to select "TV ASPECT RATIO", then press ENTER. Press 4/_- to select the desired item, then Example: Setting "TVASPECT RATIO"under "AUDIOVIDEO press ENTER. SETI-ING" Press SETUP to display the SETUP MENU screen. Press A/V/4/_ to select "SETTINGS", then press ENTER.
  • Page 39 SETTINGS About speakers You can use your speakers with this Player through Press SETUP to display the SETUP MENU amplifier. You can set the speaker size, distance from the screen. viewer, and output level for each speaker. Press A/V/_/_ to select "SETTINGS", then Using multi channel speakers press ENTER.
  • Page 40 SETTINGS Press A/V/_/_ to select the speaker, then Repeat steps 5 and 6 until each speaker's size, press ENTER. and level are set. Press 4/_ to select the preferred item, then NOTE press A/V to select the preferred setting, then "...
  • Page 41 SETTINGS • When the sound volume of each speaker is uneven, reset the settings separately. As for a subwoofer, you can adjust LEVEL only. Press ENTER while the TEST sound is present from the speaker that you want to reset the setting.
  • Page 42 SETTINGS This turns the QUICK START function on and off. When the QUICK START function is on, the startup time of the player is reduced when resuming playback from standby. However, power consumption will increase. YES, NO This sets the Player so that power is automatically shut off if playback is stopped for about 10 minutes. YES, NO This lets you set the Player to receive the control signal from the AQUOS LINK remote control via the HDMI cable.
  • Page 43 SETTINGS PARENTAL CONTROL This lets you set the Parental Control depending on the disc content. For DVD For DVD-video: video: 8 and OFF: All DVD-video can be played. OFF, 1-7: Prohibits play of DVD-video with corresponding ratings recorded on them. LEVEL 1-8 For BD-ROM: NO LIMIT: All BD-video can be played.
  • Page 45 SETTINGS Press 4/_ to select parental control level for DVD video, then press ENTER. Press 4/1_ to select parental control level for BD-ROM, then press ENTER. Example: Setting "PARENTALCONTROL"under Press 4/_ to select the country code, then "PLAYBACKSEqq-ING". press ENTER. Press SETUP to display the SETUP MENU screen.
  • Page 46: Front Display/Led

    SETTINGS If you feel that the indicators on the Player are too bright when watching movies, you can turn them off except for the ON indicator. ON, OFF When you select "VERSION", the system software version is displayed. You can reset all settings except the password to the factory presets. RESET, NOT RESET Common...
  • Page 47 ¸ inserting a USB memory device with the update file into the SERVICE terminal on this player. Regarding how to obtain the software update file, please call t-800-BE-SHARP. CAUTION o De not remove the USB memory device unplug the AC cord while the software The current version of this unit software being updated.
  • Page 48 SETTINGS Press ENTER to start updating. • The screen becomes dark for a while until the update screen can be displayed. Please wait for the update screen to appear. Do not unplug the AC cord. C7;{_iJ C:::C:i; CCIIIi_ CZ::::ii_ i °i .o° o •...
  • Page 49 Troubleshootin The following problems do not always suggest a defect or malfunction of this Player. Refer to the problems and lists of possible solutions below before calling for service. The Player power cannot be turned on. Screen freezes and operation buttons do not work.
  • Page 50: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting STANDBY indicator will remain lit. Square noise (mosaic) appears on the screen. ,, When the AC cord is removed from the outlet, the STANDBY • Blocks in images may be visible in scenes with rapid indicator will remain lit for a short period. This is normal and is not movement due to the characteristics of digital image a malfunction.
  • Page 51 On-screen Error Messages Messages Relating to BD and DVD The following messages appear on the TV screen in case the disc you tried to playback is not appropriate or the operation is not correct. Error message Possible Error Suggested Solution CANNOT PLAY.
  • Page 52: Glossary

    Glossary BD=J application The BD-ROM format supports Java for interactive functions. This is a digital sound system developed by DTS, Inc. for use "BD-J" offers content providers almost unlimited functionality in cinemas. This system uses 6 audio channels and provides when creating interactive BD-ROM titles.
  • Page 53 Glossary Linear PCM Sound Resume playback (page 24) Linear PCM is a signal recording format used for Audio CDs If you stop playback while it is in progress, the Player stores and on some DVD and Blu-ray discs. The sound on Audio the stop position in memory, and this function lets you CDs is recorded at 44.1 kHz with 16 bits.
  • Page 54: Specifications

    Specifications General Power supply AC 120V, 60Hz Power consumption (Normal) 25 W Power consumption (Standby) 0.5 W (When "FRONT DISPLAY/LED" is set to "ON") Dimensions Approx. 16 5%64 X 2 "/16 X 13 6/_6inch (W x H x D) Weight Approx.
  • Page 55: Limited Warranty

    FROM STATE TO STATE. The warranties given herein shall be the sole and exclusive warranties granted by Sharp and shall be the sole and exclu- sive remedy available to the purchaser and only for the time periods set forth herein. No other representations or prom- ises made by anyone are permitted.
  • Page 56 Sharp product or the loss of information. The purchaser will be responsible for any removal reinstallation, transportation and insurance costs incurred.
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