Pioneer LX01BD Operating Instructions Manual

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Audio Multi-channel Receiver Subwoofer
Satellite Speaker
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Blu-ray Disc Home Cinema System


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  • Page 1 Operating Instructions Audio Multi-channel Receiver Subwoofer SX-LX70SW Satellite Speaker SSP-LX70ST Blu-ray Disc Player SBDP-LX08 Accessory Box AS-LX71 Blu-ray Disc Home Cinema System...
  • Page 2 Thank you for buying this Pioneer product. Please read through these operating instructions so you will know how to operate your model properly. After you have finished reading the instructions, put them away in a safe place for future reference.
  • Page 3 When you find it To prevent injury, the receiver subwoofer must be damaged, ask your nearest PIONEER authorized securely attached to the floor in accordance with this service center or your dealer for a replacement.
  • Page 4 Information for users on collection and disposal of old equipment and used batteries Symbol for These symbols on the products, packaging, and/or accompanying documents mean equipment that used electrical and electronic products and batteries should not be mixed with general household waste. For proper treatment, recovery and recycling of old products and used batteries, please take them to applicable collection points in accordance with your national legislation.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Dual mono setting ........38 Operating a Pioneer DVD player ......24 Using the Virtual Surround Back mode .
  • Page 6 09 HDMI Control Making the HDMI Control connections ..... . 45 Setting the HDMI options ....... . . 46 Setting the HDMI Control mode .
  • Page 7: What's In The Box

    What’s in the box Please confirm that the following items are all supplied. Accessory box (AS-LX71): Receiver subwoofer (SX-LX70SW) box: • Remote control (page 18) • Cleaning cloth • AA/LR6 alkaline batteries x4 (page 25) • Power cords x2 (page 15) Speakers (SSP-LX70ST) box: •...
  • Page 8: Speaker Setup Guide

    Chapter 1 Speaker Setup Guide Safety precautions when Preparing the speakers setting up This unit comes with speaker bases that can be used to adjust the speakers to the design of the room in which they are placed. When assembling the speakers, lay them down flat on their side to Using the supplied speaker bases avoid accidents or injury.
  • Page 9: When Not Using The Supplied Speaker Bases

    When not using the supplied speaker Additional notes on speaker bases placement  Attach the non-skid pads to the base of each of the front/ • Install the main front left and right speakers at an equal distance center and surround speakers (as shown). from the TV.
  • Page 10: Connecting Up

  • Page 11: Display Unit

    Display unit SYSTEM connector Connect to the receiver subwoofer. DISPLAY UNIT F.AUDIO input iPod MCACC To listen to audio from an external component, connect with a SYSTEM F.AUDIO SETUP MIC stereo mini-plug cable. Once connected, the input automatically changes to Front Audio In. iPod input terminal Use to connect your Apple iPod as an audio source.
  • Page 12: Basic Connections

    After completing all connections, connect the power cords to the wall socket. WARNING • Pioneer bears no responsibility for accidents resulting from faulty assembly or installation, insufficient mounting strength of walls, mounting fixtures (or other building SURROUND-R fixtures), misuse or natural disasters.
  • Page 13: Am Loop Antenna

    Connect the display unit to the receiver subwoofer. Connect each speaker. Plug the display cable into the connector on the rear of the display • Each speaker cable has a color-coded connector at one end and unit, then plug the other end of the display cable into SYSTEM two wires at the other end.
  • Page 14: Control Cable

    Blu-ray disc player. supplied remote control. For more information, see Operating Pioneer Flat Screen TV and TVs on page 21 and Audio input settings from TVs (TV Input) on page 40. Note that unless the control cable is connected, you can’t use the remote control with the Blu-ray disc player.
  • Page 15 Note • When digital connections are used, it may be necessary to adjust the digital audio output settings on the TV. For details, consult the operating instructions for your TV. • About the different types of Blu-ray disc players: – Use the AUDIO OUT (2 ch) and AUDIO OUT (7.1 ch) terminals to connect a separately sold receiver and listen to 2-channel or 7.1-channel sound, respectively.
  • Page 16: Controls And Displays

    Chapter 3 Controls and displays Display unit Top buttons  STANDBY/ON Front panel display Press to switch the receiver subwoofer on/into standby. See below for details. INPUT SELECTOR (page 42) IR remote sensor (page 25) Press repeatedly to select one of the external audio inputs (HDMI 1 HDMI indicator (Red) to HDMI 3, Digital 1, Digital 2, Analog, iPod or Front Audio In).
  • Page 17: Blu-Ray Disc Player

    Digital format indicators 10 Tuner indicators 2 DIGITAL Lights during playback of a Dolby Digital source (page 30). Lights when a broadcast is being received. Lights during playback of a DTS source (page 30). Lights when a stereo FM broadcast is being received in auto stereo mode.
  • Page 18: Remote Control

    FM / AM SELECT DVR (HDMI 2) Switches the input to the HDD/DVD recorder ( ) connected SYSTEM to HDMI 2 (when a separately sold Pioneer HDD/DVD recorder ADV. F.S. SURR is connected). SURR SURR The remote control switches to the HDD/DVD recorder operating mode.
  • Page 19: Operating The Built-In Fm/Am Tuner

    TOOLS 15 SURR Use to select a Surround mode (page 30). DISC MENU NAVIGATOR ADV.SURR Use to change the audio setting to Pioneer’s original Advanced HOME Surround mode (page 31). MENU RETURN SETUP F.S.SURR Use to select a Front Stage Surround Advance mode (page 32).
  • Page 20: Operating The Supplied Blu-Ray Disc Player

    Operating the supplied Blu-ray disc player 10 Playback controls BD 1/2 BD 2/2  Press to start playback.     Press to stop playback.     Press to pause playback. Press again to restart playback.  PAGE / ENTER CLEAR...
  • Page 21: Operating Pioneer Flat Screen Tv And Tvs

    TV’s presets. Note that certain Displays the HOME MENU screen. buttons may not work with some TVs. RETURN TELETEXT-related buttons can only be used with Pioneer Flat Screen Restores the previous menu screen. TVs. Color (RED/GREEN/YELLOW/BLUE) buttons Controls a BD player for HDMI Control functions only.
  • Page 22: Operating A Pioneer Hdd/Dvd Recorder

    Teletext mode: Stops updating Teletext pages. Press again to release the hold mode. Teletext mode: Selects a page. Teletext mode: Switches Teletext images. (full/upper half/lower half) Sets the sound multiplex mode. Operating a Pioneer HDD/DVD recorder HDMI 1 HDMI 2 HDMI 3 INPUT ...
  • Page 23 11 INFO 21 TIMER ON/OFF While watching D.TV, press to display information banner. This button cannot be used for an HDD/DVD recorder.  LCD touch screen 22 Number buttons Use the number buttons for track/chapter/title selection; channel selection, and so on. 12 HDD/DVD Press to select the hard disk (HDD) or DVD for recording and CLEAR...
  • Page 24: Operating A Pioneer Dvd Player

    Operating a Pioneer DVD player  LCD touch screen HDMI 1 HDMI 2 HDMI 3 (AUDIO) INPUT    FM / AM SELECT Press to select the audio channel or language. (SUBTITLE) DVD 2/2 DVD 1/2 Press to select a subtitle display.
  • Page 25: Putting The Batteries In The Remote Control

    Putting the batteries in Using the remote control the remote control Please keep in mind the following when using the remote control: • Make sure that there are no obstacles between the remote and the remote sensor on the unit. Open the battery compartment cover on the back of the •...
  • Page 26: Before You Start

    Chapter 4 Before you start Switching on Using the Auto MCACC setup for optimal surround sound When the remote control’s SYSTEM ON button is pressed, the power of both the receiver subwoofer and Blu-ray disc player turns The Multichannel Acoustic Calibration (MCACC) system measures the acoustic characteristics of your listening area, taking into account ambient noise, and testing for channel delay and channel level.
  • Page 27: Basic Operation

    The supplied remote control can control not only the receiver SYSTEM GUIDE INFO subwoofer and Blu-ray disc player, but also other Pioneer products such as Flat Screen TVs, HDD/DVD recorders, and DVD players. MUTE SYSTEM SYSTEM To operate these components, orient the remote control toward the...
  • Page 28: Using The Lcd Touch Screen

     Operating the Blu-ray disc player Using the LCD touch screen  Press BD (HDMI 1) to display the BD screen. Depending on the type of connected component you are operating The BD screen is shown on the remote control’s LCD screen, and (such as a Blu-ray disc player), there may be multiple pages of the remote is switched to Blu-ray disc player control mode.
  • Page 29: Listening To A Cd

    Listening to the radio Press  (play) (LCD page 1) to start playback. To pause, press  (pause) during playback. To stop, press  (stop) during playback. Switches on the system. BD 1/2 BD 1/2 SYSTEM SYSTEM    ...
  • Page 30: Listening To Your System

    Surround modes will give the best results (see page 32).  Press SURR to select the Auto listening mode. With the uniquely shaped high-quality speakers supplied with this unit, the Effective Sound mode enables the following Pioneer SYSTEM SYSTEM exclusive audio technologies designed to maximize the real experience of sound originally inherent in movies and music.
  • Page 31: Dolby Pro Logic Ii Music Settings

    Center image setting • Neo:6 Music – 6.1 channel sound, especially suited to music sources; see Center image setting below. • Stereo – See Listening in stereo on page 32. When listening to two channel sources in Neo:6 Music mode (see With multichannel sources, you can select (according to format): page 30), you can also adjust the center image effect.
  • Page 32: Using Front Stage Surround Advance

    Note • You cannot use this function for the following audio streams: Only when you have this unit connected to a Pioneer HDD/DVD – Dolby TrueHD: over 88.2 kHz recorder and are using the HDMI Control function, you can make –...
  • Page 33: Listening With Mcacc Effect

    Listening with MCACC Effect Adjusting the bass and treble Listen to sound using the corrected acoustic field settings obtained Use the bass and treble controls to adjust the overall tone. by MCACC. Press SOUND to open the sound menu. Press SOUND to open the sound menu. LINE LINE TEST...
  • Page 34: Listening To The Radio

    Chapter 6 Listening to the radio Improving poor FM reception Important • To listen to the radio, press the FM/AM button to set the remote If you’re listening to an FM station in stereo but the reception is control to FM/AM control mode. The LCD screen on the remote weak, you can improve the sound quality by switching to mono.
  • Page 35: Changing The Noise Cut Mode

    Changing the noise cut mode Using RDS If you find that the AM sound quality is bad even after trying the Radio Data System (RDS) is a system used by most FM radio above, you may be able to improve it using a different noise cut stations to provide listeners with various kinds of information —...
  • Page 36: Searching For Rds Programs

    Note • If any noise is picked up while displaying the RT scroll, some characters may be displayed incorrectly. • If you see No Radio Text Data in the RT display, it means no RT data is sent from the broadcast station. The display will automatically switch to the PS data display (if no PS data, the frequency is displayed).
  • Page 37: Surround Sound Settings

    Chapter 7 Surround sound settings Select ‘Sound Setup’. Important Use / to select, then press ENTER. • Press SYSTEM CONTROL to set the remote control to receiver TOP MENU TOOLS control mode in order to operate the receiver subwoofer (make MENU DISC sure that the LCD displays the SYSTEM screen, as shown...
  • Page 38: Dynamic Range Control

    Use / to select a speaker, or use / to adjust the Dual mono setting distance. Each speaker can be adjusted from 0.1 m to 9.0 m. Specifies how dual mono encoded Dolby Digital soundtracks should Press ENTER when you’re finished. be played.
  • Page 39: Lfe Attenuate

    LFE Attenuate Some Dolby Digital and DTS audio sources include ultra-low bass tones. Set the LFE attenuator as necessary to prevent the ultra-low bass tones from distorting the sound from the speakers. The LFE is not limited when set to 0dB, which is the recommended value.
  • Page 40: Other Connections

    • To use the HDMI Control function when you are connected to a After completing all connections, connect the power cord to the supported Pioneer Flat Screen TV, you must connect via HDMI. wall socket. • When digital connections are used, it may be necessary to •...
  • Page 41: Connecting Auxiliary Components

    Connecting auxiliary Connecting an analog audio component components You can use the ANALOG AUDIO IN jacks to connect an analog audio component, such as a tape player. Receiver subwoofer You can connect both analog and digital external audio sources to this system.
  • Page 42: Connecting An Ipod

    To listen to audio from a connected external component on this unit, Many Pioneer components support CONTROL connections, by choose its input function on the remote control. Some Pioneer which you can use the remote controls of any connected products can be controlled via this remote.
  • Page 43: Connecting Using Hdmi

    Consult your local audio dealer for more information. recorder operated easily using the included remote control. (In the • This unit has been designed to be compliant with HDMI (High- same way, connect a Pioneer DVD player to the HDMI IN 3 Definition Multimedia Interface). terminal.) •...
  • Page 44: Setting The Auto Delay

    Setting the Auto Delay This feature automatically corrects the audio-to-video delay between components connected with an HDMI cable. The audio delay time is set depending on the operational status of the display connected with an HDMI cable. The audio delay time is automatically adjusted according to the video delay time.
  • Page 45: Hdmi Control

    SURR SURR AC IN VIDEO AUDIO OUT ( 7.1 ch ) SUB WOOFER HDMI OUT By connecting this unit to an HDMI Control-compatible Pioneer Flat OPTICAL COMPONENT CONTROL DIGITAL S-VIDEO VIDEO Screen TV or the Blu-ray disc player with an HDMI cable, you can...
  • Page 46: Setting The Hdmi Options

    HDMI output You will need to set it to Control On to use the HDMI Control function. HDMI input • When using a TV not manufactured by Pioneer, put this setting to Control Off. HDMI cable HDMI OUT Press SETUP.
  • Page 47: Synchronized Amp Mode

    Synchronized amp mode Synchronized amp mode begins once you carry out an operation for the Flat Screen TV. For more information, see the operating instructions of your Flat Screen TV. Synchronized amp mode operations By connecting a component to this unit with an HDMI cable you can use synchronized amp mode, which allows you to synchronize the following operations: •...
  • Page 48: Additional Information

    Chapter 10 Additional information Setting the sleep timer Important • Press SYSTEM CONTROL to set the remote control to receiver control mode in order to operate the receiver subwoofer (make The sleep timer switches off the receiver subwoofer after a specified sure that the LCD displays the SYSTEM screen, as shown time so you can fall asleep without worrying about it.
  • Page 49: Setting Up The Remote To Control Your Tv

    MARK 116 YAMAHA 245, 246, 247, 248, 249 MATSUI 117, 118 MEDION 119 PIONEER 001, 002 The TV preset screen is shown on the remote control, and the MITSUBISHI 123, 124, 125 MIVER 127 current maker code is displayed on the LCD screen.
  • Page 50: Resetting The System

    Resetting the system Surround sound formats Use this procedure to reset all system settings to the factory default. Below is a brief description of the main surround sound formats you’ll find on DVDs, satellite, cable and terrestrial broadcasts, and video Press ...
  • Page 51: Dts

     DTS 96/24 Mbps on Blu-ray Disc, and it outputs Dolby Digital bitstreams for playback on existing Dolby Digital systems. Dolby Digital Plus can DTS 96/24 is an extension of the original DTS Digital Surround which accurately reproduce the sound originally intended by directors and offers high quality 96 kHz/24-bit audio using a DTS 96/24 decoder.
  • Page 52: Troubleshooting

    Sometimes the trouble may lie in another component. Investigate the other components and electrical appliances being used. If the trouble cannot be rectified even after exercising the checks listed below, ask your nearest Pioneer authorized service center or your dealer to carry out repair work.
  • Page 53: Tuner

    Mode is set to Through Mode. Unknown The genre information for contents being played back on a Pioneer HDD/DVD recorder cannot be obtained. No Genre There is no genre set for contents being played back on a Pioneer HDD/DVD recorder.
  • Page 54: Specifications

    Over Temp Try lowering the volume. If this problem is not fixed by removing and inserting the power cable, this unit may be damaged. In such an event, please contact a Pioneer-authorized service center or your nearest dealer. OC Error1 Check whether the speaker cables are short-circuited.
  • Page 55: Microphone (For Auto Mcacc Setup)

     Satellite Speaker (Front/center speakers x2, Surround speakers x2) Model SSP-LX70ST Enclosure Closed-box bookshelf type (magnetically shielded) System 5.2 cm 1-way system Speakers 5.2 cm cone type x3 8 Ω Nominal impedance Front channel 8 Ω Center channel Frequency range 200 Hz to 20 kHz Maximum input Front channel...
  • Page 56: Section Two

     Section Two Blu-ray Disc Player SBDP-LX08...
  • Page 57 Contents  Section Two 05 Advanced settings Changing the settings (Initial Setup) ......81 01 Before you start Operating the Initial Setup screen .
  • Page 58: Before You Start

    Chapter 1 Before you start Types of discs/files that can be played Playable discs Discs with the logo marks below indicated on the disc label, package or jacket can be played. Application format Disc type Logo CD-DA BDAV DVD-Video DVD VR BDMV DATA-DISC DTS-CD...
  • Page 59: Discs That Cannot Be Played

     Discs that cannot be played • HD DVDs • DVD Audio discs • DVD-RAM discs • Non-finalized DVD-R/DVD-RW/DVD+R/DVD+RW discs in the Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent #: 5,451,942; DVD-Video format and AVCHD format 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 5,978,762; 6,487,535 & other U.S. and worldwide patents issued &...
  • Page 60: Playable Files

    Playable files • Dual Layer DVDs can be played. However, non-finalized Dual Layer DVD-R discs recorded in the VR format cannot be played (finalize them before playing them on this player). Movie and music files recorded on DVDs and CDs can be played. •...
  • Page 61  Supported music file formats • Windows Media™ Audio 9 (WMA9) Bit rate: Up to 192 kbps Sampling frequencies: 22.05 kHz, 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz and 48 kHz Windows Media is either a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. This product includes technology owned by Microsoft Corporation and cannot be used or distributed without a license from Microsoft Licensing, Inc.
  • Page 62: Getting Started

    BD 1/2 language will also be set. When you have this player connected to a Pioneer Flat Screen TV • The BD settings are listed on two separate pages. To cycle that is compatible with HDMI Control, language settings are between pages, use the PAGE button.
  • Page 63 Select the aspect ratio of your TV. Caution Use / to select, then press ENTER. • When HDMI is selected for Video, no video signals are output Setup Navigator from the COMPONENT VIDEO, S-VIDEO or VIDEO output BD PLAYER terminals. Select the screen aspect ratio to match •...
  • Page 64: Using The Tools Menu

    10 Finish the Setup Navigator menu. Select and set the item. Use / to select Finish, then press ENTER. Use / to select, then press ENTER. TOP MENU TOOLS Setup Navigator BD PLAYER MENU DISC NAVIGATOR Setup is complete! HOME MENU RETURN SETUP...
  • Page 65: Erasing The Additional Data From Bd-Roms

    Erasing the additional Switching the video data from BD-ROMs output terminal When a BD-ROM is played, additional data may be stored in the Use the procedure below to switch the video output terminal. Switch player’s memory (local storage). between the digital output (HDMI output) and the analog output (Component Video output, S-Video output or Video output).
  • Page 66 The output video resolution can be switched by selecting Output switches to 60 Hz (or 24 Hz for HDMI, depending on the setting), and Video Resolution from the TOOLS menu. the TV system format for the video signal output from the S-VIDEO and VIDEO output terminals is set to NTSC on PAL TV.
  • Page 67: Playback

    Chapter 3 Playback Press  (play) to play the disc. Important BD 1/2 BD 1/2 • Press BD (HDMI 1) to set the remote control to BD control mode in order to operate the Blu-ray disc player. HDMI 1 HDMI 1 HDMI 2 HDMI 3 ...
  • Page 68: Forward And Reverse Scanning

    Forward and reverse scanning Skipping content Movie files Movie files Music files Music files AVCHD AVCHD  During playback, press  or  (LCD page 1).  Press  or  (LCD page 1). BD 1/2 BD 1/2 BD 1/2 BD 1/2 ...
  • Page 69: Step Forward And Step Reverse

    Step forward and step reverse • Angle mark is displayed for scenes at which multiple angles are recorded. Movie files Note Music files AVCHD • For some discs, the angle can also be switched on the menu screen.  While playback is paused, press / /.
  • Page 70: Switching The Audio Streams/Channels

    Switching the audio streams/channels Switching the secondary video For discs or files on which multiple audio streams/channels are Use the procedure below to switch the secondary video (Picture-in- recorded, audio streams/channels can be switched during Picture) recorded on the BD-ROM. playback.
  • Page 71: Using The Play Mode Functions

    Using the Play Mode functions Note • To play from 45 minutes, input 0, 0, 4, 5, 0 and 0, then press ENTER. Playing from a specific time (Time • To play from 1 hour 20 minutes, input 0, 1, 2, 0, 0 and 0, then press ENTER.
  • Page 72: Playing A Specific Section Within A Title Or Track Repeatedly

    Input the number. Playing a specific section within a title Use the number buttons (0 to 9) or / to input the number. or track repeatedly (A-B Repeat) Use / to move the cursor. BD 2/2 BD 2/2 Use this procedure to play a specific section within a title or track repeatedly.
  • Page 73: Playing Repeatedly (Repeat Play)

    Playing repeatedly (Repeat Play) Playing in random order (Random Play) Use this procedure to play the currently playing disc, title, chapter, Use this procedure to play the tracks or files in random order. track or file repeatedly. During playback, press PLAY MODE to display the Play During playback, press PLAY MODE to display the Play Mode screen.
  • Page 74: About Play Mode Types

    About Play Mode types The functions that can be used differ according to the type of disc and file. In some cases, some of the functions cannot be used. Check the usable functions on the table below. Disc/file type DVD-R Play Mode type Mark DVD-...
  • Page 75: Playing From The Home Media Gallery

    Playing from the Home Media Select the title or track to be played. Use / to select, then press ENTER. Gallery BD-R BDAV My Favorite TV Program Morning serial drama The Home Media Gallery lets you display a list of the titles, tracks or News at noon Evening movie files recorded on the disc.
  • Page 76: Playing Music Files

    Select Movies. Note Use / to select Movies, then press ENTER. • It may take a few seconds before playback starts. This is normal. DVD-RW • It may not be possible to play some files properly. • The number of views may be restricted (page 60). Movies Music Playing music files...
  • Page 77: Playing In The Desired Order (Hmg Playlist)

    Select Folders or All Songs. Playing in the desired order (HMG Use / to select, then press ENTER. Playlist) • Folders – The files in the selected folder are displayed. • All Songs – All the recorded files are displayed. The discs that can add tracks and files to the HMG (Home Media Music Gallery) Playlist are as shown below.
  • Page 78 Press TOOLS to display the TOOLS menu. Select HMG Playlist. Use / to select, then press ENTER. DISPLAY LIGHT PAGE Home Media Gallery TOP MENU TOOLS TOOLS BD PLAYER MENU DISC NAVIGATOR CD-ROM HMG Playlist Select Add to HMG Playlist. Use /...
  • Page 79: Adjusting Audio And Video

    7.5 IRE. • Pioneer PDP – Select this when connected to a Pioneer plasma • Gamma Correction – Adjusts how the dark portions of the picture look.
  • Page 80: Adjusting The Audio Drc

    Adjust the setting. Note Use / to switch between Off, Low, Medium, High and Auto. • Prog.Motion and Pure Cinema have the effect only for pictures TOP MENU TOOLS recorded in the interlaced scan format (576i/480i or 1080i signals). DISC MENU NAVIGATOR •...
  • Page 81: Advanced Settings

    Chapter 5 Advanced settings Select the item and change the setting. Important Use /// to select, then press ENTER. • Press BD (HDMI 1) to set the remote control to BD control mode TOP MENU TOOLS in order to operate the Blu-ray disc player. DISC MENU NAVIGATOR...
  • Page 82 Note • Items that cannot be changed are indicated in gray. The items that can be selected depend on the player’s status. • In Options, the factory default settings are indicated in bold. Setting Options Explanation TV Aspect Ratio 16:9 (Widescreen) Select this when connected to a wide (16:9) TV.
  • Page 83 Setting Options Explanation HDMI High-Speed Transmission Select this when connected with a High Speed HDMI™ cable (page 91). Select this when connected with a Standard HDMI™ cable (page 91). The player’s setting screen is closed if the output video resolution is switched by changing the HDMI High-Speed Transmission setting. When HDMI High-Speed Transmission is set to On, use the supplied HDMI cable.
  • Page 84: Changing To Other Language At Language Setting

    Setting Options Explanation Output Terminal Priority Select the terminals for outputting video and audio signals with priority. For details, see Changing the terminals for outputting video and audio signals (Output Terminal Priority) on page 89. On Screen Display Select this to display the operation indicators (Play, Stop, etc.) on the TV screen. Select this if you do not want to display the operation indicators (Play, Stop, etc.) on the TV screen.
  • Page 85: Changing The Speaker Setup

     Closing the speaker settings screen Changing the speaker setup Press ENTER. Set whether or not to use the speakers which are connected to the Adjusting the output level of the AV receiver or amplifier, as well as the size of the speakers. This setting is only valid for analog audio outputs.
  • Page 86: Registering Or Changing The Password

    • Auto – Switch the speaker to be adjusted automatically. Input the password. Use the number buttons (0 to 9) (LCD page 2) or / to input the • Manual – Switch the speaker to be adjusted manually. number, then press ENTER to set. Use /...
  • Page 87: Changing The Age Restriction For Watching Bd-Roms

    Changing the Age Restriction for Change the age. Use the number buttons (0 to 9) (LCD page 2) or / to input the watching BD-ROMs number, then press ENTER to set. Use / to move the cursor. For BD-ROMs containing scenes of violence, for example, watching Initial Setup can be restricted by setting an age restriction for the BD-ROMs.
  • Page 88: Changing The Country/Area Code

    Input the password. Changing the Country/Area code Use the number buttons (0 to 9) (LCD page 2) or / to input the number, then press ENTER to set. Use / to move the cursor. Movie files Music files AVCHD BD 2/2 BD 2/2 Note TOP MENU...
  • Page 89: Changing The Terminals For Outputting Video And Audio Signals (Output Terminal Priority)

    Change the country/area code. When an analog output is selected for the video output terminal, Use / to change, then press ENTER to set. Component Video or S-Video/Video can be selected for Video. Initial Setup TOP MENU TOOLS BD PLAYER DISC MENU NAVIGATOR...
  • Page 90: About The Audio Output Settings

    About the audio output settings The audio signals that are output differ according to the audio format recorded on the disc and the player’s settings. Check on the table below. AUDIO OUT terminal DIGITAL OUT terminal HDMI OUT terminal Not converted to Audio format Converted to linear PCM...
  • Page 91: Other Player Connections

    Chapter 6 Other player connections  Audio signals that can be transferred with Connecting a TV the player’s HDMI output terminal • Dolby TrueHD Be sure to turn off the power and unplug the power cord from the • Dolby Digital Plus power outlet whenever making or changing connections.
  • Page 92 CD (CD-DA), the PQLS function does not work. This function will work again after playback stops and restarts. • When the player is connected to a Pioneer Flat Screen TV or this receiver subwoofer, supporting the HDMI Control function, it can be operated from the Flat Screen TV or this receiver subwoofer.
  • Page 93: Connecting To A Tv With No Hdmi Input

    Connecting to a TV with no HDMI input To S-Video input To component video input To video input To audio input terminal terminals terminal terminals FRONT SURROUND SURROUND BACK CENTER VIDEO OUT AC IN VIDEO AUDIO OUT ( 2 ch ) AUDIO OUT ( 7.1 ch ) SUB WOOFER HDMI OUT...
  • Page 94: Connecting The Other Audio Component

    Connecting the other Player’s rear panel FRONT SURROUND SURROUND BACK CENTER audio component VIDEO OUT AC IN VIDEO AUDIO OUT ( 2 ch ) AUDIO OUT ( 7.1 ch ) SUB WOOFER HDMI OUT OPTICAL COMPONENT S-VIDEO CONTROL DIGITAL VIDEO Connect to the other audio component in order to enjoy the surround sound of Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, FRONT...
  • Page 95: Additional Information

    Sometimes the trouble may lie in another component. Inspect the other components and electrical appliances being used. If the trouble cannot be rectified even after checking the points below, ask your nearest Pioneer authorized service center or your dealer to carry out repair work.
  • Page 96 Problem Check Remedy Picture is stretched. Is the TV’s aspect ratio properly set? Read the TV’s operating instructions and set the TV’s aspect ratio properly. Aspect ratio cannot be switched. Is 4:3 Video Out properly set? • Set 4:3 Video Out properly (page 82). •...
  • Page 97 Sound is fast or slow. When an HDMI cable is connected, are audio signals being When this player is connected by HDMI cable to a Pioneer AV output from devices connected with cables other than HDMI receiver or amplifier compatible with the PQLS function via...
  • Page 98: When Connected Using An Hdmi Cable

    • The HDMI Control function will not work if devices that do not support the HDMI Control function or devices manufactured by companies other than Pioneer are connected between the HDMI Control-compatible device and the player. • The HDMI Control function may not work with certain Flat Screen TVs.
  • Page 99: Others

    Others Problem Check Remedy The power turns off Is Auto Power Off set to On? If Auto Power Off is set to On, the power turns off automatically. automatically if no operation is performed for over 30 minutes (page 84). Is HDMI Control set to On? The player’s power may turn off together with the power of the connected TV.
  • Page 100: Language Code Table And Country/Area Code Table

    Language Code Table and Country/Area Code Table Language Code Table Language name (language code), input code Japanese (ja/jpn), 1001 Dzongkha (dz/dzo), 0426 Kirghiz (ky/kir), 1125 Sinhalese (si/sin), 1909 English (en/eng), 0514 Esperanto (eo/epo), 0515 Latin (la/lat), 1201 Slovak (sk/slk), 1911 French (fr/fra), 0618 Estonian (et/est), 0520 Lingala (ln/lin), 1214...
  • Page 101: Specifications

    Specifications Model SBDP-LX08 Type Blu-ray Disc PLAYER Rated voltage AC 220 V to 240 V Rated frequency 50 Hz/60 Hz Power consumption 36 W Power consumption (standby) 0.5 W Weight 6.5 kg External dimensions (including projecting parts) 420 mm (W) x 80 mm (H) x 356 mm (D) Tolerable operating temperature +5 °C to +35 °C Tolerable operating humidity...
  • Page 102: Cautions On Use

    The player’s lens should not become dirty in normal use, but if for below the amplifier whenever possible. some reason it should malfunction due to dust or dirt, consult your nearest Pioneer-authorized service center. Although lens cleaners Turn the power off when not for players are commercially available, we advise against using them since some may damage the lens.
  • Page 103: Handling Discs

    Glossary Handling discs Do not use damaged (cracked or warped) discs.  Aspect ratio Do not scratch the disc’s signal surface or let it get dirty. Do not load more than one disc into the player at a time. The ratio of a TV screen’s width to its height. Conventional TVs have an aspect ratio of 4:3, while high definition (HD) and widescreen TVs Do not glue paper or put stickers onto the disc, or use a pencil, ball- have an aspect ratio of 16:9.
  • Page 104: Parental Lock

     Deep Color  HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) This is one of the capabilities of HDMI™. The players supporting Deep Color can transmit a video signal with a color bit depth of A technology for protecting copyrights that encrypts digital video greater than 8 bits per color component.
  • Page 105: Secondary Audio

     Region number A number assigned to Blu-ray Disc Players, BD-ROM and DVD- Video discs according to the region in which they are sold. A disc can be played if the region numbers indicated on the disc include the number set for the player or if “ALL” is indicated. ...
  • Page 106: Licenses

    Licenses The licenses for the software used on this player are shown below.  libxml2 The MIT License Copyright © <year> <copyright holders> Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
  • Page 107 Introduction The FreeType Project is distributed in several archive packages; some of them may contain, in addition to the FreeType font engine, various tools and contributions which rely on, or relate to, the FreeType Project. This license applies to all files found in such packages, and which do not fall under their own explicit license. The license affects thus the FreeType font engine, the test programs, documentation and makefiles, at the very least.
  • Page 108 libpng versions 0.89, June 1996, through 0.96, May 1997, are Copyright © 1996, 1997 Andreas Dilger Distributed according to the same disclaimer and license as libpng- 0.88, with the following individuals added to the list of Contributing Authors: John Bowler Kevin Bracey Sam Bushell Magnus Holmgren...
  • Page 109 In order to support file conversion and viewing software, we have included considerable functionality beyond the bare JPEG coding/decoding capability; for example, the color quantization modules are not strictly part of JPEG decoding, but they are essential for output to colormapped file formats or colormapped displays. These extra functions can be compiled out of the library if not required for a particular application.
  • Page 110 The TIFF 6.0 file format specification can be obtained by FTP from The JPEG incorporation scheme found in the TIFF 6.0 spec of 3-June-92 has a number of serious problems. IJG does not recommend use of the TIFF 6.0 design (TIFF Compression tag 6). Instead, we recommend the JPEG design proposed by TIFF Technical Note #2 (Compression tag 7).
  • Page 111 The precise terms and conditions for copying, distribution and modification follow. TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING, DISTRIBUTION AND MODIFICATION This License applies to any program or other work which contains a notice placed by the copyright holder saying it may be distributed under the terms of this General Public License.
  • Page 113 In other cases, permission to use a particular library in non-free programs enables a greater number of people to use a large body of free software. For example, permission to use the GNU C Library in non-free programs enables many more people to use the whole GNU operating system, as well as its variant, the GNU Linux operating system. Although the Lesser General Public License is Less protective of the users' freedom, it does ensure that the user of a program that is linked with the Library has the freedom and the wherewithal to run that program using a modified version of the Library.
  • Page 114 If distribution of the work is made by offering access to copy from a designated place, offer equivalent access to copy the above specified materials from the same place. Verify that the user has already received a copy of these materials or that you have already sent this user a copy. For an executable, the required form of the "work that uses the Library"...
  • Page 115 This product include the software licensed for use under the terms of a GNU General Public License. A copy of the corresponding source code can be obtained by being charged the fee for distribution. To obtain a copy, contact your local Pioneer Customer Support Center. See the GNU website ( for details of the GNU General Public License.
  • Page 116 253 Alexandra Road, #04-01, Singapore 159936 TEL: 65-6472-7555 PIONEER ELECTRONICS AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD. 178-184 Boundary Road, Braeside, Victoria 3195, Australia, TEL: (03) 9586-6300 PIONEER ELECTRONICS DE MEXICO S.A. DE C.V. Blvd.Manuel Avila Camacho 138 10 piso Col.Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico,D.F. 11000 TEL: 55-9178-4270 K002_B_En Published by Pioneer Corporation.

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